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John Coltrane Quartet – Crescent (1964/2016) [AcousticSounds 24-192]

John Coltrane Quartet – Crescent (1964/2016)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/192 kHz | Time – 40:29 minutes | 1,9 GB | Genre: Jazz
Studio Master, Official Digital Download – Source: AcousticSounds | Artwork: Front cover | © Verve Reissues

John Coltrane’s 1964 album Crescent features his classic quartet of McCoy Tyner on piano, Jimmy Garrison on double bass and powerhouse drummer Elvin Jones. This acclaimed set of five Coltrane originals paved the way for Coltrane’s next recording, the landmark A Love Supreme.

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John Coltrane – Dakar (1957/2014) [Qobuz 24-44.1]

John Coltrane – Dakar (1957/2014)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/44,1 kHz | Time – 39:27 minutes | 519 MB | Genre: Jazz
Studio Masters, Official Digital Download – Source: Qobuz | Digital Booklet | Label: Prestige Records

Dakar was one of the early albums from Prestige on which John Coltrane played. While not the lead musician on the recording, Prestige marketed the album as such due to Coltrane’s rapidly-rising fame as a soloist.

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Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane (1961/2016) [HDTracks 24-192]

Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane – Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane (1961/2016)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/192kHz  | Time – 45:51 minutes | 1,18 GB | Genre: Jazz
Studio Masters, Official Digital Download – Source: HDTracks | © Riverside Records

Thelonious Monk with John Coltrane is an album by Thelonious Monk released in 1961 on Jazzland Records. The album consists of material recorded four years earlier when Monk worked extensively with John Coltrane, and released after Coltrane became a world-class jazz musician on his own.

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Tadd Dameron with John Coltrane – Mating Call (1957/2014) [HDTracks 24-44,1]

Tadd Dameron with John Coltrane – Mating Call (1957/2014)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/44,1 kHz | Time – 35:11 minutes | 355 MB | Genre: Jazz
Studio Masters, Official Digital Download – Source: HDTracks | Digital Booklet | © Prestige Records

Mating Call is an album by jazz musician Tadd Dameron, featuring John Coltrane, and was released in 1957 on Prestige Records. It was recorded at Rudy Van Gelder’s studio in Hackensack, New Jersey. All compositions are Tadd Dameron originals.

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John Coltrane – Traneing In (1958/2014) [HDTracks 24-44.1]

John Coltrane – Traneing In (1958/2014)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/44,1 kHz | Time – 37:52 minutes | 225 MB | Genre: Jazz
Studio Masters, Official Digital Download – Source: HDTracks | Digital booklet | © Prestige Records

Recorded in one day (August 23, 1957) at Rudy Van Gelder’s studio in Hackensack, NJ. This date of ballads and burners features the young tenor saxophonist John Coltrane leading a quartet comprised of pianist Red Garland, bassist Paul Chambers and drummer Arthur Taylor.

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John Coltrane – Stardust (1963/2014) [HDTracks 24-44.1]

John Coltrane – Stardust (1963/2014)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/44,1 kHz | Time – 37:22 minutes | 433 MB | Genre: Jazz
Studio Masters, Official Digital Download – Source: HDTracks | Digital booklet | © Prestige Records

Stardust is an album that was assembled from two different recording sessions that took place at Rudy Van Gelder’s studio in Hackensack, New Jersey in 1958.

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John Coltrane – Soultrane (1958/2014) [HDTracks 24-44.1]

John Coltrane – Soultrane (1958/2014)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/44,1 kHz | Time – 40:02 minutes | 267 MB | Genre: Jazz
Studio Masters, Official Digital Download – Source: HDTracks | Digital booklet | © Prestige Records

Soultrane was John Coultrane’s fourth album, originally released in 1958 on Prestige Records. It was recorded at Rudy Van Gelder’s studio in Hackensack, New Jersey, and features John Coltrane on sax, Red Garland (piano), Paul Chambers (bass), and Art Taylor (drums).

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John Coltrane – Settin’ The Pace (1961/2014) [HDTracks 24-44.1]

John Coltrane – Settin’ The Pace (1961/2014)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/44,1 kHz | Time – 52:41 minutes | 639 MB | Genre: Jazz
Studio Masters, Official Digital Download – Source: HDTracks | Digital booklet | © Prestige Records

Jazz saxophonist John Coltrane’s album Settin’ The Pacewas originally released in 1961. Coltrane had recorded some unissued recordings while under the label Prestige, after his fame grew and he was no longer with the label they used these recordings and released albums without Coltrane’s approval. This was one such album. The decision to release this album now is to a certain extent determined by economic considerations, but it also happens to throw light on certain aspects of the jazz business which warrant discussion. Had the album been released at the time it was recorded it would have reached the small nucleus of Coltrane followers then active, and of the rest been largely ignored.

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John Coltrane – Lush Life (1961/2014) [HDTracks 24-44.1]

John Coltrane – Lush Life (1961/2014) 
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/44,1 kHz | Time – 36:55 minutes | 243 MB | Genre: Jazz
Studio Masters, Official Digital Download – Source: HDTracks | Digital booklet | © Prestige Records

Lush Life is an album that was assembled from two different recording sessions that took place at Rudy Van Gelder’s studio in Hackensack, New Jersey in 1957-1958. Released 1961 under Prestige Records.

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John Coltrane – Coltrane (1957/2014) [HDTracks 24-44.1]

John Coltrane – Coltrane (1957/2014)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/44,1 kHz | Time – 42:00 minutes | 401 MB | Genre: Jazz
Studio Masters, Official Digital Download – Source: HDTracks | Digital booklet | © Prestige Records

Coltrane is a studio album by virtuosic Jazz saxophonist John Coltrane orignally released in 1962. The album was released the same year as Coltrane’s legendary collaboration with Duke Ellington in Duke Ellington & John Coltrane.

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