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John Coltrane: Love & Heart & Spirit

Director John Scheinfeld talks about his new documentary, "Chasing Trane"

John Coltrane (photo by Don Schlitten)
"Chasing Trane" covers the jazz icon’s familiar biography but homes in on his music (photo by Don Schlitten)

This article appeared in the June 2017 issue of JazzTimes.

Early in the new documentary Chasing Trane, Benny Golson recalls his friendship with John Coltrane, complaining that the iconic saxophonist made him do all the talking. “He was quiet,” Golson recalls. “He never talked—until he put that saxophone in his mouth.”

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