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Soultrane

John Coltrane

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1
Good Bait
John Coltrane
12:11
2
I Want To Talk About You
John Coltrane
10:59
3
You Say You Care
John Coltrane
6:18
4
Theme For Ernie
John Coltrane
4:59
5
Russian Lullaby
John Coltrane
5:35
Digital Booklet
Total Playing Time    40:02
"... a timeless recording that sounds as fresh today ... his execution, articulation, rhythm, phrasing and ideas were all one and his tone was crystallizing ... he was fusing together all of the elements of playing music and playing the saxophone."
- Jazz.com

"... has a noticeably looser, more felt vibe than the better known Blue Note session. Coltrane and Garland are especially compatible ... remains an especially strong session ... it's hard to improve upon the appeal of this exceptionally fine session, alight as it is with some of the tenor's most assured and accessible playing. Highly enjoyable."
- All About Jazz

"... a classic of the 20th century jazz canon and an essential point of reference in Coltrane’s own tumultuous career ... the album on which Coltrane first emerged as the primary innovator of the jazz world, wielding an astonishing technical virtuosity and a blinding vision of the possibilities of the tenor sax ... we can appreciate what a fantastic job Rudy Van Gelder, the engineer on the original 1958 sessions, has done on this remastering: when Coltrane takes his final, unaccompanied sax break, the echo is so clean and crisp it almost sounds like you’re in the room with him."
- PopMatters.com

The liner notes for the essential 1958 album Soultrane contained the first-ever use of the now famous phrase "sheets of sound" to describe John Coltrane's style and sound, in full evidence on these songs. Among the many highlights is an extended version of Billy Eckstine's I Want To Talk About You, which would become a staple of Coltrane's live shows. For this session, Coltrane recruited bandmates from Miles Davis's Quintet: pianist Red Garland, bassist Paul Chambers and drummer Art Taylor, otherwise known as the Red Garland Trio.
192 kHz / 24-bit and 96 kHz / 24-bit PCM – Concord Music Group Studio Masters

44.1 kHz / 24-bit PCM, mastered in 192 kHz / 24-bit and 96 kHz / 24-bit.

This title is a digital transfer of material originating from an analogue recording. It may be limited in bandwidth and dynamic range by the technology available at the time of its original creation and is offered as a high-quality documentation of a historical release.

Recording: Rudy Van Gelder
Supervision: Bob Weinstock
Notes: Ira Gitler

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