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Sun Ship

John Coltrane

Available in 192 kHz / 24-bit , 96 kHz / 24-bit AIFF and FLAC high-resolution audio formats

"... tailor-made for the hardcore Coltrane enthusiast, a special prize ... Coltrane completists, rejoice ..."
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Standard Edition | The Complete Session

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Sun Ship (Album Version)
John Coltrane
6:12
2
Dearly Beloved (Album Version)
John Coltrane
6:28
3
Amen (Album Version)
John Coltrane
8:17
4
Attaining (Album Version)
John Coltrane
11:25
5
Ascent (Album Version)
John Coltrane
10:04
Total Playing Time    42:26
"... a key moment of transition, of personal as well as musical transformation ... captures that vast musical and moral change ... it’s a treasure, a joy and a revelation."
- The New Yorker

John Coltrane recorded Sun Ship in 1965, among the last sessions by the classic John Coltrane Quartet (pianist McCoy Tyner, bassist Jimmy Garrison and drummer Elvin Jones), marking the end of a year in which Coltrane arguably reached his creative peak. Sun Ship was not released until 1971, one of several Coltrane albums that came out after his death. When the original three-track masters were discovered, the session was reissued with great sonic results, a major improvement on the existing LP mix.
192 kHz / 24-bit, 96 kHz / 24-bit PCM - The Verve Music Group Studio Masters

This album is a high-resolution digital transfer of material originating from an analogue recording. It may contain noise, distortion or other artifacts, and may also contain audio which is limited in bandwidth and dynamic range, due to the technology available at the time of its original creation. As such, it is offered as a high-resolution documentation of a historical release.

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