Giant Steps (Atlantic Jazz re-masters series)

~ Release by John Coltrane (see all versions of this release, 17 available)

Annotation

Tracks 8-9 recorded the 1959-04-01, New-York
Tracks 3,4,11 recorded the 1959-05-04, New-York
Tracks 1,2,5,7,10,11 recorded the 1959-05-05, New-York
Tracks 6 recorded the 1959-12-02, New-York

Annotation last modified on 2012-12-25 01:40 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Giant Steps
4:47
2 Cousin Mary
5:50
3 Countdown
2:26
4 Spiral
6:01
5 Syeeda's Song Flute
7:05
6 Naima
5 4:24
7 Mr. P.C.
7:02
8 Giant Steps (alternate take)
3:45
9 Naima (alternate take)
4:32
10 Cousin Mary (alternate take)
5:48
11 Countdown (alternate take)
4:36
12 Syeeda's Song Flute (alternate take)
7:04

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Art Taylor (1959-05-04) (tracks 3–4, 11)
Art Taylor (1959-05-05) (tracks 1–2, 5, 7)
Jimmy Cobb (US jazz drummer) (1959-12-02) (track 6)
membranophone:
Lex Humphries (1959-04-01) (tracks 8–9)
Art Taylor (1959-05-05) (tracks 10, 12)
double bass:
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1959-04-01) (tracks 8–9)
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1959-05-04) (tracks 3–4, 11)
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1959-05-05) (tracks 1–2, 5, 7, 10, 12)
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1959-12-02) (track 6)
piano:
Cedar Walton (1959-04-01) (tracks 8–9)
Tommy Flanagan (1959-05-04) (tracks 3–4, 11)
Tommy Flanagan (1959-05-05) (tracks 1–2, 5, 7, 10, 12)
Wynton Kelly (1959-12-02) (track 6)
tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (1959-04-01) (tracks 8–9)
John Coltrane (1959-05-04) (tracks 3–4, 11)
John Coltrane (1959-05-05) (tracks 1–2, 5, 7, 10, 12)
John Coltrane (1959-12-02) (track 6)
composer:
John Coltrane (tracks 1–12)
producer:
Nesuhi Ertegun (tracks 1–12)
recording engineer:
Tom Dowd (tracks 1–12)
Phil Iehle (tracks 1–12)
recorded at:
Atlantic Studios (1841 Broadway, New York, 1957-1991) in Midtown Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1959-04-01) (tracks 8–9)
Atlantic Studios (1841 Broadway, New York, 1957-1991) in Midtown Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1959-05-04) (tracks 3–4, 11)
Atlantic Studios (1841 Broadway, New York, 1957-1991) in Midtown Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1959-05-05) (tracks 1–2, 5, 7, 10, 12)
Atlantic Studios (1841 Broadway, New York, 1957-1991) in Midtown Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1959-12-02) (track 6)
has revision:
Naima (tracks 6, 9)
is based on:
The Rythm of Giant Donna (tracks 1, 8)
part of:
Naima (tracks 6, 9)
recording of:
Giant Steps (1959-04-01) (track 8)
Naima (1959-04-01) (track 9)
Countdown (1959-05-04) (tracks 3, 11)
Cousin Mary (1959-05-04) (track 2)
Spiral (1959-05-04) (track 4)
Cousin Mary (1959-05-05) (track 10)
Giant Steps (1959-05-05) (track 1)
Mr. P.C. (1959-05-05) (track 7)
Syeeda's Song Flute (1959-05-05) (tracks 5, 12)
Naima (1959-12-02) (track 6)