John Coltrane

The Complete Paul Chambers Sessions (EJC 55600)

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The Complete Paul Chambers Sessions

John Coltrane

Essential Jazz Classics

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EJC 138258

EJC 55600

JAZZ

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The Complete Paul Chambers Sessions

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CD 9,08 €

2 CD SET

4 COMPLETE LPs + 1 BONUS TRACK


Compiled here are the three complete albums featuring John Coltrane from a series of 1956 sessions led by bassist Paul Chambers. This music was originally issued on the LPs Chambers’ Music (Jazz West LP7), Whims of Chambers (Blue Note BLP1534), and High Step (Transition LP30/Blue Note BN-LA451). As a bonus, the Elmo Hope’s complete 1956 LP Informal Jazz (Prestige LP7043) with Coltrane and Chambers.

Also included is Tenor Madness, the only song with Coltrane (and the title track) from the classic Sonny Rollins album, which also features Chambers on bass. The great Philly Joe Jones is the drummer on all of these tracks.

PERSONNEL:

JOHN COLTRANE
(tenor sax) PAUL CHAMBERS (bass) & PHILLY JOE JONES (drums) on all tracks, plus:

CD1 [1-6]: Chambers’ Music :
Kenny Drew (p).
Los Angeles, March 2, 1956.

CD1 [7-9]: High Step:
Curtis Fuller (tb), Pepper Adams (bar) Roland Alexander (p on 7 only).
Boston, April 20, 1956.

CD2 [1-7]: Whims of Chambers:
Donald Byrd (tp), Horace Silver (p), Kenny Burrell (g).
New Jersey, September 21, 1956.

** Bonus Album CD2 [8-11]: Informal Jazz:
Donald Byrd (tp), Hank Mobley (ts), Elmo Hope (p).
New Jersey, May 7, 1956.

* Bonus Track CD1 [10]
Sonny Rollins (ts), Red Garland (p).
New Jersey, May 24, 1956.

INCLUDES 16-PAGE BOOKLET


CD 1:
01. Dexterity
02. Stablemates
03. Easy To Love
04. Visitation
05. John Paul Jones
06. Eastbound
07. Train’s Strain
08. High Step
09. Nixon, Dixon And Yates Blues
10. Tenor Madness *
TOTAL TIME: 73:05 mins.

CD 2:

01. Omicron
02. Whims Of Chambers
03. Nita
04. We Six
05. Dear Ann
06. Tale Of The Fingers
07. Just For The Love
08. Wee Jah [Aka Weeja]**
09. Polka Dots And Moonbeams**
10. On It**
11. Avalon**
TOTAL TIME: 76:55 mins.