CELEBRATING
50 YEARS

John Coltrane: Love & Heart & Spirit

and Hollywood actors. What brought you to John Coltrane? John Scheinfeld: Like many people I was introduced to Coltrane through “My Favorite Things,” when I was doing a radio show…

John Coltrane: Love & Heart & Spirit

New York premiere, we caught up with the director via phone. JazzTimes: You’ve previously made films on rock stars and Hollywood actors. What brought you to John Coltrane? John Scheinfeld:…

John Coltrane: The Complete 1961 Village Vanguard Recordings

…by the variously configured John Coltrane ensembles during four nights at the venerable nightclub that November were released-split between two albums-in the leader’s lifetime. While they comprised a reasonable cross-section…

John Coltrane: Offering; Live at Temple University

on tenor sax (growling nuttily, mostly) and piccolo; Alice Coltrane, John’s wife, on piano, serving up wild arpeggios and dissonant runs; bassist Sonny Johnson, barely mic’d and almost invisible as…