John Coltrane

The 1961 Helsinki Concert


John Coltrane (ts, ss), Eric Dolphy (as, fl), McCoy Tyner, Wynton Kelly (p), Reggie Workman, Paul Chambers (b), Elvin Jones, Jimmy Cobb (d)

Reference: 69275

Bar code: 8436028692750

A recently discovered complete performance by the legendary John Coltrane with the equally-legendary Eric Dolphy! Includes a rare quartet performance recorded on tour in Germany with the Wynton Kelly Trio. All tracks previously unissued.

01. Impressions (John Coltrane) 8:29
02. My Favorite Things (Rodgers-Hammerstein II) 20:59
03. Blue Train (John Coltrane) 9:23
04. I Want To Talk About You (Billy Eckstine) 7:21
05. On Green Dolphin Street (Washington-Kaper) 8:54*
06. Walkin' (Richard Carpenter) 7:12*
07. The Theme (Miles Davis) 3:20*

Total time: 65:40 min.

(*) Bonus Tracks

Personnel on #1-5:
John Coltrane (tenor & soprano sax), Eric Dolphy (alto sax, flute), McCoy Tyner (piano), Reggie Workman (bass), Elvin Jones (drums).
Recorded at Kultuuritalo, Helsinki, Finland, November 22, 1961

personnel on #5-7:
John Coltrane (tenor sax), Wynton Kelly (piano), Paul Chambers (bass), Jimmy Cobb (drums).
Recorded at the Rheinhalle, Düsseldorf, Germany, April 1, 1960

Please note that the original tape of this concert was marred with some problems on "On Green Dolphin Street". The sound on this track has been restored as best as possible.


$17.94  (tax incl.)

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