Saxophonist John Coltrane was one of the most seminal saxophonists to emerge in the post-war years, and is still one of the central figures in history of jazz. More than forty years after his death his playing and composing continues to resonate throughout contemporary music. This collection concentrates on the excellent music he recorded as leader during the 1950’s, and has been carefully re-mastered, allowing you to hear Coltrane’s work in new and un-paralleled sound quality.
The Jazz musician, John Coltrane, discusses his art, the meaning of music in human experience, and his particular spiritual approach. This rare interview was done in November, 1966, less than a year before his death. Get your copy of the "The Coltrane Legacy" two-disc set for $28.50 from Pacifica Radio Archives, 1-800-735-0230 -It includes the complete 1966 John Coltrane interview and a 2005 interview with John's wife, Alice Coltrane. OR order ONLINE AT http://pacificaradioarchives.org/recording/pz065901-02