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Coltray

David Alexander

Coltray

by David Alexander

  • 237 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Leisure Books (Mm) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11551049M
    ISBN 100843930071
    ISBN 109780843930078
    OCLC/WorldCa22616956

    John Coltrane was one of the most influential musicians of the twentieth century. His early recordings capture a musician in the relatively conventional confines of bebop and hardbop, but his enduring legacy primarily rests on the modal jazz pioneered by his classic quartet () and by free jazz explorations late in his career. In the documentary The World According to John Coltrane, narrator Ed Wheeler remarks on the impact that this song's popularity had on Coltrane's career: In , Coltrane left Miles [Davis] and formed his own quartet to further explore modal playing, freer directions, and a Genre: Modal jazz.

    John Coltrane's Giant Steps was a decent book, it had a lot of details with the illustrations along with the story as well. It was neat when Chris Raschka had objects represent the music instrument, but at times it seemed a little busy. Along with that at times it was hard to follow and not a whole lot interning to me/5. Through these gripping and revealing interviews, Coltrane comes alive as a serious, compulsive innovator who desperately wanted to communicate his philosophical underpinnings and feelings to his t Though many solid books have been written about Coltrane—from J.C. Thomas's Chasin' the Trane () to Ben Ratliff's recent Coltrane—this compilation of source 4/4(1).

    Encyclopedia of Popular Music Duke Ellington & John Coltrane is a jazz album by Duke Ellington and John Coltrane recorded on Septem , and released in February on Impulse!Studio: Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, . Although seemingly impossible to comprehend, this landmark jazz date made in was recorded in less than three days. All the more remarkable is that the same sessions which yielded My Favorite Things would also inform a majority of the albums Coltrane Plays the Blues, Coltrane's Sound, and Coltrane is easy to understand the appeal that these sides Brand: Imports.


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Coltray [Alexander, David] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Coltray. In the book Ratliff sets Coltray book Coltrane as THE voice of jazz in the 60s and sees his death as a kind of death of jazz. And then he tries to assess Coltrane's influence in the pop music scene. First, as important as Coltrane was, he was not the only important figure in jazz at the by: 8.

The book also walks through how Coltrane evolved from Alto to Tenor saxophonist. When he formed his own quartet, and his composition of Giant Steps, was the thing of legends. The author details the musician's family and love life, to his battle with heroin addiction that was widespread in the jazz community, and eventually led to his by:   The Paperback of the Coltray by Coltray book Alexander at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Book Awards Book Club Selections Books by Author Books by Series Coming Soon Kids' Books New Releases Teens' Books This Month's Biggest New : Half the book traces Coltrane from beginning on the alto sax to adopting the tenor during early jobs to initial fame in Miles Davis' and Thelonious Monk's working bands and as a leader on recordings in the s/5(45).

Coltray (Coltray, book 1) by David Alexander - book cover, description, publication history. John Coltrane’s most popular book is John Coltrane - Saxophone Solos. John Coltrane has 40 books on Goodreads with ratings.

John Coltrane’s most popular book is John Coltrane - Saxophone Solos. Coltrane fulfilled his desire to record in one finite session without regard to commercial pressures.

He was able to pull together much of his previous work and concentrate it in one piece. The only book-length treatment of the record, this is absolutely essential jazz history for all s: In Coltrane, he offers a convincing analysis of why Coltrane was a hero in his own time and, in Part Two of the book, why he continues to cast such a large shadow over jazz after his passing passing.

Jazz arouses Finally a jazz book that deals with 4/5. LONGLISTED FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD IN NONFICTION Solitary is the unforgettable life story of a man who served more than four decades in solitary confinement--in a 6-foot by 9-foot cell, 23 hours a day, in notorious Angola prison in Louisiana--all for a crime he did not commit.

That Albert Woodfox survived was, in itself, a feat of extraordinary endurance /5. This innovative visual deconstruction of one of jazz saxophonist Coltrane's most beloved compositions may be Raschka's (Mysterious Thelonious) most ambitious picture book yet.

After a playful introduction ("Good by: 3. Solitary Hardcover – March 5, #N#Albert Woodfox (Author) › Visit Amazon's Albert Woodfox Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central.

Albert Woodfox (Author) out of 5 stars 87 ratings. See all 7 formats and editions/5(73). It was a match made in heaven: Hartman's beautiful baritone voice and Coltrane's exploratory yet empathetic tenor sax. This Impulse LP is a career highlight for both these jazz giants.

This is one of the three all-ballad albums that John Coltrane recorded in late and early /5(). This book isn't a straight-up biography, but more of a series of essays covering the key moments of Coltrane's artistic development, with I wish I'd trusted my instincts -- the Porter book was well-researched but left me underwhelmed, and Eric Nisenson's Ascension, which I finally read recently, is exactly what I was looking for.4/5(30).

Lewis Porter's "John Coltrane. His Life and Music" is an extraordinarily well-researched book, with meticulous references ( reference notes spanning 37 pages), and quite detailed chronology of performances and recorded interviews (38 pages)/5. John William Coltrane (Septem – J ) was an American jazz saxophonist and composer.

Working in the bebop and hard bop idioms early in his career, Coltrane helped pioneer the use of modes and was at the forefront of free led at least fifty recording sessions and appeared on many albums by other musicians, including trumpeter Miles Davis. The Coltrane book series by Patricia Hagan includes books Love and War, The Raging Hearts, Love and Glory, and several more.

See the complete Coltrane series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. The Coltrane originals looks pretty much complete except for Bass Blues, Chronic Blues, Trane's Slow Blues, Straight Street and Traening In, all of which can be found in Leonard Feather's Omnibus of Jazz, a out of print Prestige Fake Book - Original Untitled Ballad For Her Ladyship was not written by Coltrane and is not included The complete list of songs recorded by Coltrane /5(7).

John Coltrane was a key figure in jazz, a pioneer in world music, and an intensely emotional force whose following continues to grow. This new biography, the first by a professional jazz scholar and performer, presents a huge amount of never-before-published material, including interviews with Coltrane, photos, genealogical documents, and innovative musical analysis that offers a 4/5(3).

Coltrane on Coltrane is a wonderful book about tenor master John Coltrane told in his own words. You can really "hear" Coltrane "speak" in this book and his voice is clear, peaceful and intelligent. Jeffrey Thomas rated it really liked it Very interesting collection of interviews, articles, and liner notes/5.

Series: Jazz Transcriptions Format: Softcover Artist: John Coltrane 52 works transcribed exactly from the recorded solos of John Coltrane, including: Acknowledgement (Part I) • Airegin • Alabama • All Blues • All or Nothing at All • Bessie's Blues • Blue Train (Blue Trane) • Body and Soul • Bye Bye Blackbird • Central Park West • Chasin' the Trane • Countdown • Cousin.This article does not cite any sources.

Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable ced material may be challenged and removed November ) (Learn how and when to remove this template message).This collection pays tribute to one of the most influential players in jazz history with over of Coltrane's most memorable works, including: Afro Blue • Alabama • Blue Train (Blue Trane) • Body and Soul • Bye Bye Blackbird • Crescent • Giant Steps • I Want to Talk About You • Jupiter • Lush Life • My Favorite Things • Oleo • So What • Summertime • and more.