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John Coltrane

Born: 
09/23/1926
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Died: 
07/17/1967
Years Active: 
1946-1967
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John William Coltrane 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 in jazz and later was at the forefront of free jazz. He organized at least fifty recording sessions as a leader during his recording career, and appeared as a sideman on many other albums, notably with trumpeter Miles Davis and pianist Thelonious Monk.

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
Joe Webb Big Band 11/16/1946 Colored Elks Club Canonsburg Pennsylvania USA
Jimmy Heath Orchestra 05/16/1947 Rosedale Beach Millsboro Delaware USA
Jimmy Heath Orchestra 10/05/1947 Elate Club Auditorium Philadelphia Pennsylvania USA
Jimmy Heath Orchestra 11/16/1947 Elate Club Auditorium Philadelphia Pennsylvania USA
Mary Etta Jordan Benefit 12/07/1947 Elate Club Auditorium Philadelphia Pennsylvania USA
Dizzy Gillespie Orchestra / Nellie Lutcher 03/24/1950 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Orchestra / Nellie Lutcher 03/25/1950 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Orchestra / Nellie Lutcher 03/26/1950 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Orchestra / Nellie Lutcher 03/27/1950 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Orchestra / Nellie Lutcher 03/28/1950 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Orchestra / Nellie Lutcher 03/29/1950 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Orchestra / Nellie Lutcher 03/30/1950 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet 01/06/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet 03/15/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet 03/16/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet 03/17/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet 03/18/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet 03/19/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet 03/20/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet 03/21/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
The First Great Show of '54 02/22/1954 Uline Arena Washington District of Columbia USA
Johnny Hodges Recording Session 07/02/1954 Radio Recorders Studio Hollywood California USA
Johnny Hodges Recording Session 08/05/1954 Radio Recorders Studio Hollywood California USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 10/26/1955 Columbia 30th Street Studios NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 11/16/1955 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA

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