Monday, July 30, 2007

 

Episode 31 - Lews Porter (Commentary)



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Pianist and renowned Coltrane biographer Lewis Porter delivers a brilliant commentary on the selection "Psalm" from "A Love Supreme."

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Episode 30 - Geri Allen



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The pianist Geri Allen profoundly defines John Coltrane and also talks about the great McCoy Tyner.

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Tracks used in this episode:

"After The Rain"
"Vilia"
"Impressions"
"Resolution"

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Monday, July 23, 2007

 

Episode 29 - Jimmy Cobb (Commentary)



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Legendary drummer Jimmy Cobb takes us back to 1960 and playing behind Miles and Trane on the classic track "So What."

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Episode 28 - Jason Moran



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Pianist Jason moran shares his introduction to Trane and more.

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Tracks used in this episode:

"Trinkle Tinkle"
"Nutty"
"Giant Steps
"Countdown"
"One Down, One Up"

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Friday, July 20, 2007

 

Episode 27 - Lenny Pickett (Commentary)



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Saxophonist Lenny Pickett breaks down his favorite Coltrane track "Expression."

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Lenny’s photo credit: Mary Ellen Matthews

Tuesday, July 10, 2007

 

Episode 26 - Dave Schroeder (Commentary)



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Dave Schroeder fondly discusses the beauty "Lush Life" from the Hartman/Coltrane album.

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Episode 25 - Anton Fig (Commentary)



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Anton Fig talks Elvin Jones and drumming on the classic "A Love Supreme."

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Monday, July 09, 2007

 

Episode 24 - Ashley Kahn (Commentary)



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Ashley Kahn brilliantly breaks down the Trane classic "A Love Supreme."

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Episode 23 - Charles Tolliver



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Trumpeter Charles Tolliver shares his very personal story about John Coltrane - the man and his music.

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Tracks used in this episode:

"'Round About Midnight"
“Giant Steps”
“Chasin' The Trane”
"Acknowledgement”
"Naima"
"Epistrophy"
"India"
"Tune Up/When Lights Are Low"

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