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CD-John Coltrane: Trane 90 (4CD)
Acrobat celebrates the 90th anniversary of the birth of John Coltrane with the release of John Coltrane -Trane 90. The 4 disc box set charts Coltrane’s journey from sideman to star, covering his work with Miles Davis and Thelonious Monk, through his phase as one of New York’s new jazz artists, in which he recorded with fellow tenor saxophonist Sonny Rollins to Cecil Taylor and George Russell, to the formation of his own quartet. Trane 90 includes Coltrane performances such as Moment’s Notice, Giant Steps, Naima and Chasin’ The Trane as well as solos on tracks such as Miles Davis’ So What and Thelonious Monk’s Trinkle Tinkle. Plus, an essay on Coltrane by saxophonist and author Simon Spillet, period photographs and a bonus disc of live material tracing Coltrane’s career back to his early work with Dizzy Gillespie and Johnny Hodges.