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  1. Sacred tributes in S.F. to Coltrane's 'A Love Supreme'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | SFGate

    Curated by saxophonist Ravi Coltrane , SFJAZZ hosts a celebration of the 50th anniversary of John Coltrane's masterpiece "A Love Supreme." In the spring of 1965, the streets of Haight-Ashbury resounded with music that spoke to the momentous changes afoot in American culture.


  2. Kevin Bryan's record reviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Your Leek Paper

    ... seventy tracks from many of the leading lights of the genre during the fifties and sixties. Luminaries such as John Coltrane, Lester Young, Charles Mingus and Miles Davis all make telling instrumental contributions to the proceedings, and the ...


  3. Miles on Monday: Mid-80s Miles at Montreux, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    For this week's "Miles on Monday," check out the Washington Post's review of All of You: The Last Tour 1960, a new four-CD box documenting the final European tour of Davis' first great quintet with saxophonist John Coltrane. And as long as we're in Europe, at least metaphorically, here's an online video featuring Davis' complete set from the 1986 Montreux Jazz Festival.


  4. More - The Rhythm DivineRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    On the 9th December 1964 John Coltrane and his band stepped into Rudy Van Gelder's recording studio in New Jersey to lay down some new tracks. It was early evening and the cold was setting in but Coltrane had come prepared for a long session, with basic music charts already prepared.


  5. A Supreme Love for John ColtraneRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2014 | Anderson@Large

    From Boston to San Francisco , Americans are celebrating what many consider the greatest spiritual jazz composition of all time. Sadly, we in Philadelphia are marking the occasion with a commitment to fight to preserve Coltrane's presence in the city that nurtured and shaped him.


  6. 50 Years Of Coltrane's 'A Love Supreme'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | National Public Radio

    Fifty years ago this week, John Coltrane and his band stepped into the studio to lay down the tracks on what would become his most important statement: "A Love Supreme."


  7. PERFORMANCE: The Lead Sheet: Twin Cities Live Jazz, December 5-11Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... fare that melds perfectly with the music. And a holiday riddle: What do Christmas, Bill Evans, Dave Brubeck, John Coltrane, Ludwig van Beethoven, Mr. McGoo, Paul Simon, Ornette Coleman, Shakers, the Middle East, award-winning American poetry, and ...


  8. Teacher shows students to see music differentlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | ABC Action News

    The musician behind the annual jazz jam at the Straz Center has a talent unlike anyone else on the stage. Led by instructor Matt Weihmuller, Patel Conservatory jazz students and professional artist-educators will perform some swinging favorites popularized by jazz legends John Coltrane, Miles Davis and Cannonball Adderley.


  9. Dr. Cornel West Talks 'Black Prophetic Fire' On NewsOne Now [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | NewsOne

    ... hose in power too afraid to push a Black agenda. And, of course his love for the music of the late Jazz great, John Coltrane .


  10. String Theory with Jimmy Brown: A Modern-Sounding Soloing Approach...Read the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | Guitar World

    ... Store . Last month, I presented an original 16-bar solo played over the chord changes to tenor saxophonist John Coltrane's jazz standard "Giant Steps." With it, I demonstrated some melodic devices Coltrane employed to outline the tune's quickly ...


  11. Uniquely Detroit: Detroit Artists WorkshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | ClickOnDetroit

    ... to play behind them. "John talks about trolling on campus. They would walk around campus carrying maybe a John Coltrane album so people would see it, and if people recognized it, they would give them a flyer to come to one of these Sunday sessions," ...


  12. Greg Prickett is Dallas' Most Adventurous Guitarist, and Possibly Its BestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Dallas Observer

    ... statement, one that began his transition towards "free" playing, in the music of legendary jazz saxophonist John Coltrane. Two albums of his in particular, Ascension and Om , really struck a chord with Prickett. "It's like 38 minutes of saxophone ...


  13. Ravi Coltrane brings 'Love Supreme' to SFJazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    John Coltrane's "A Love Supreme" begins with a bold swipe of a Chinese gong, whose reverberations clear the air for what's to come. It's an unorthodox opening for an early-'60s jazz album, and a unique moment in Coltrane's oeuvre -- dozens of albums recorded between 1957 and 1967, the year the saxophonist died at age 40. Then again, "A Love Supreme" -- recorded 50 years ago, on Dec. 9, 1964 -- was a unique creation, a landmark in 20th-century music and a multimillion-seller to boot.


  14. FESTIVAL: 50th Anniversary of a Love Supreme - Curated by Ravi Coltrane at Sfjazz CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | All About Jazz

    SFJAZZ Center in San Francisco's exclusive celebration of 50th Anniversary of A Love Supreme - curated by Ravi Coltrane During the week of December 10-14, 2014, SFJAZZ in San Francisco is presenting an exclusive 50th Anniversary Celebration of John Coltrane's A Love Supreme . To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of A Love Supreme , recorded on December 9, 1964 and released by Impulse! in February of 1965, Ravi Coltrane, son of the late jazz giant, has curated a week's worth of special events.


  15. Do deluxe CD reissues provide enough bang for your buck?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | OnMilwaukee

    ... And recently, Impulse! Records issued the two-disc, " Offering ," an unreleased 1966 live recording of John Coltrane at Temple University. For me, a new reissue of The Jam's "Setting Sons," one of the most influential records of my youth, is ...


  16. Miles on Monday: An update on the Miles Davis Memorial Project, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... of You: The Last Tour, 1960 , a new boxed set that documents some of the music made at the end of saxophonist John Coltrane's time in Davis' quintet. European audiences who saw the group's final 22-show tour - excerpts from eight concerts are ...


  17. SFJAZZ releases new CD - 'SFJAZZ Collective: 10'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2014 |

    SFJAZZ has just released a new CD , SFJAZZ Collective : 10 , celebrating the 10th anniversary of the ensemble known as SFJAZZ Collective. Highlighting the best of the group's performances over the past decade, this limited edition CD - available exclusively through SFJAZZ - features compositions by Herbie Hancock, Ornette Coleman, John Coltrane, Thelonious Monk and Stevie Wonder, in arrangements by past and present members of the Collective, as well as original compositions by individual members, again both past and present.


  18. St. John Coltrane Church to celebrate 50th anniversary of 'A Love...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | San Francisco Bay View

    This December will mark the 50th anniversary of the recording "A Love Supreme," the John Coltrane album which many consider to be his seminal work. In celebration of this momentous occasion and its call for global peace, the Saint John Coltrane African Orthodox Church will celebrate A Love Supreme Mass on Monday, Dec. 8, at Grace Cathedral in San Francisco.


  19. Kurt Loder on Nat Hentoff, Free Speech, and Free JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... of album-cover liner notes into an art, perfecting this craft for records by Ornette Coleman, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, and even-in a side trip-Bob Dylan. ("He told me stuff that wasn't true," Hentoff recalls with a chuckle, "but I got the essence ...


  20. On-air next at Radio 1190: Ariel Pink, Nathan Bowles and Museum of LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Colorado Daily

    Thanksgiving Day at Radio 1190 had us celebrating the station's first-annual Jazz Feast. From dusk until dawn we spun all the greats - from Miles Davis, to John Coltrane, to Pharaoh Sanders.