Wednesday, September 23, 2009

John Coltrane | September 23, 1926

The CCAI Blog'is delighted to celebrate the eighty-third anniversary of the birth of John Coltrane, one of the twentieth century's greatest composers|musicians|artists.

In this 1963 performance of "Afro Blue," the seminal quartet: John Coltrane [saxophone], McCoy Tyner [piano], Jimmy Garrison [bass] and Elvin Jones [drums].

“I’ve found you’ve got to look back at the old things and see them in a new light.”

John Coltrane

1 comment:

Jon said...

And let's not forget Bruce Sprinsteen, another great American composer|performer!

Link to Data Stream post.