Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 My Favorite Things
3 13:45
2 Naima
4:22
3 Giant Steps
4:47
4 Equinox
8:34
5 Cousin Mary
5:49
6 Central Park West
4:11

Credits

CD 1

drums:
Jimmy Cobb (track 2)
Elvin Jones (tracks 1, 4, 6)
Art Taylor (track 5)
Art Taylor (1959-05-05) (track 3)
soprano saxophone:
John Coltrane (tracks 1, 6)
bass:
Steve Davis (post-bop contrabassist who played with Coltrane) (tracks 4, 6)
double bass / contrabass / acoustic upright bass:
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1959-05-05) (track 3)
double bass:
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (tracks 2, 5)
Steve Davis (post-bop contrabassist who played with Coltrane) (track 1)
piano:
Tommy Flanagan (track 5)
Wynton Kelly (track 2)
McCoy Tyner (tracks 1, 4, 6)
Tommy Flanagan (1959-05-05) (track 3)
tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (tracks 2, 4–5)
John Coltrane (1959-05-05) (track 3)
composer:
John Coltrane (tracks 2–6)
Richard Rodgers (track 1)
lyricist:
recorded by:
Tom Dowd (tracks 2–3, 5)
Phil Iehle (tracks 2–3, 5)
recorded at:
instrumental cover recording of:
My Favorite Things (The Sound of Music) (1960-10-21) (track 1)
later translated versions:
part of:
The Sound of Music (Rodgers & Hammerstein musical) (track 1)
recording of:
Central Park West (track 6)
Equinox (track 4)
Cousin Mary (1959-05-05) (track 5)
Giant Steps (1959-05-05) (track 3)
Naima (1959-12-02) (track 2)

Release

ASIN: US: B000002I5O [info]

Release Group

Wikidata: Q3985896 [info]
Wikipedia: en: The Best of John Coltrane [info]