The Complete 1961 Village Vanguard Recordings (box-set)

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Annotation

from Wikipedia:
The Complete 1961 Village Vanguard Recordings is a box set credited to jazz musician John Coltrane, issued posthumously in 1997 by Impulse Records, catalogue IMPD4-232. It collects the entirety of the recorded sets by the John Coltrane Quintet at the Village Vanguard in early November, 1961. Five selections had been issued during Coltrane's lifetime on the albums Live! at the Village Vanguard and Impressions.

Annotation last modified on 2016-02-26 22:00 UTC.

Tracklist

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CD 1
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1India
bass clarinet:
Eric Dolphy (on 1961-11-01)
double bass [bass]:
Jimmy Garrison (on 1961-11-01) and Reggie Workman (on 1961-11-01)
drums (drum set):
Elvin Jones (jazz drummer) (on 1961-11-01)
oud [probably tanpura]:
Ahmed Abdul‐Malik (US jazz double bassist and oud player) (on 1961-11-01)
piano:
McCoy Tyner (jazz pianist) (on 1961-11-01)
soprano saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-01)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-01)
live recording of:
India (on 1961-11-01)
composer:
John Coltrane
publisher:
Jowcol Music
10:33
2Chasin' the Trane
alto saxophone:
Eric Dolphy (on 1961-11-01)
double bass:
Reggie Workman (on 1961-11-01)
drums (drum set):
Elvin Jones (jazz drummer) (on 1961-11-01)
soprano saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-01)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-01, from 1961-11-02 until 1961-11-05)
recording of:
Chasin' the Trane (on 1961-11-01)
composer:
John Coltrane
publisher:
Jowcol Music
9:52
3Impressions
alto saxophone:
Eric Dolphy (on 1961-11-01)
double bass [bass]:
Jimmy Garrison (on 1961-11-01)
drums (drum set):
Elvin Jones (jazz drummer) (on 1961-11-01)
piano:
McCoy Tyner (jazz pianist) (on 1961-11-01)
tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-01)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-01)
live recording of:
Impressions (on 1961-11-01)
composer:
John Coltrane
publisher:
Jowcol Music
8:52
4Spiritual
bass clarinet:
Eric Dolphy (on 1961-11-01)
double bass [bass]:
Reggie Workman (on 1961-11-01)
drums (drum set):
Elvin Jones (jazz drummer) (on 1961-11-01)
piano:
McCoy Tyner (jazz pianist) (on 1961-11-01)
soprano saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-01)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-01)
live recording of:
Spiritual (on 1961-11-01)
composer:
John Coltrane
publisher:
Jowcol Music
12:50
5Miles' Mode
alto saxophone:
Eric Dolphy (on 1961-11-01)
double bass [bass]:
Reggie Workman (on 1961-11-01)
drums (drum set):
Elvin Jones (jazz drummer) (on 1961-11-01)
piano:
McCoy Tyner (jazz pianist) (on 1961-11-01)
tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-01)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-01)
live recording of:
Red Planet (Miles' Mode) (on 1961-11-01)
composer:
John Coltrane and Eric Dolphy
10:22
6Naima
bass clarinet:
Eric Dolphy (on 1961-11-01)
double bass [bass]:
Reggie Workman (on 1961-11-01)
drums (drum set):
Elvin Jones (jazz drummer) (on 1961-11-01)
piano:
McCoy Tyner (jazz pianist) (on 1961-11-01)
tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-01)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-01)
recording of:
Naima (original instrumental version) (on 1961-11-01)
composer:
John Coltrane
publisher:
Jowcol Music
7:40
CD 2
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1Brasilia
alto saxophone:
Eric Dolphy (on 1961-11-01)
double bass [bass]:
Reggie Workman (on 1961-11-01)
drums (drum set):
Elvin Jones (jazz drummer) (on 1961-11-01)
piano:
McCoy Tyner (jazz pianist) (on 1961-11-01)
tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-01)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-01)
live recording of:
Brazilia (on 1961-11-01)
composer:
John Coltrane
18:46
2Chasin' Another Trane
alto saxophone:
Eric Dolphy (on 1961-11-02)
double bass [bass]:
Reggie Workman (on 1961-11-02)
drums (drum set):
Roy Haynes (American jazz drummer and bandleader) (on 1961-11-02)
tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-02)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-02)
live recording of:
Chasin' Another Trane (on 1961-11-02)
composer:
John Coltrane
15:36
3India
bass clarinet:
Eric Dolphy (on 1961-11-02)
double bass [bass]:
Jimmy Garrison (on 1961-11-02) and Reggie Workman (on 1961-11-02)
drums (drum set):
Elvin Jones (jazz drummer) (on 1961-11-02)
oboe [probably cor anglais]:
Garvin Bushell (on 1961-11-02)
oud [probably tanpura]:
Ahmed Abdul‐Malik (US jazz double bassist and oud player) (on 1961-11-02)
piano:
McCoy Tyner (jazz pianist) (on 1961-11-02)
soprano saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-02)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-02)
live recording of:
India (on 1961-11-02)
composer:
John Coltrane
publisher:
Jowcol Music
13:14
4Spiritual
bass clarinet:
Eric Dolphy (on 1961-11-02)
contrabassoon:
Garvin Bushell (on 1961-11-02)
double bass [bass]:
Reggie Workman (on 1961-11-02)
drums (drum set):
Elvin Jones (jazz drummer) (on 1961-11-02)
piano:
McCoy Tyner (jazz pianist) (on 1961-11-02)
soprano saxophone and tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-02)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-02)
live recording of:
Spiritual (on 1961-11-02)
composer:
John Coltrane
publisher:
Jowcol Music
15:14
5Softly as in a Morning Sunrise
double bass:
Reggie Workman (on 1961-11-02)
drums (drum set):
Elvin Jones (jazz drummer) (on 1961-11-02)
piano:
McCoy Tyner (jazz pianist) (on 1961-11-02)
soprano saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-02)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-02)
live instrumental recording of:
Softly, as in a Morning Sunrise (The New Moon) (on 1961-11-02)
lyricist:
Oscar Hammerstein II (of Rodgers & Hammerstein) (in 1928)
composer:
Sigmund Romberg (in 1928)
publisher:
Bambalina Music Publishing Company, Chappell Music Ltd., Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) and Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!)
part of:
The New Moon: Act I
6:38
CD 3
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1Chasin' the Trane
double bass [bass]:
Jimmy Garrison (on 1961-11-02)
drums (drum set):
Elvin Jones (jazz drummer) (on 1961-11-02)
tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-02)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-02)
live recording of:
Chasin' the Trane (on 1961-11-02)
composer:
John Coltrane
publisher:
Jowcol Music
16:08
2Greensleeves
double bass [bass]:
Reggie Workman (on 1961-11-02)
drums (drum set):
Elvin Jones (jazz drummer) (on 1961-11-02)
piano:
McCoy Tyner (jazz pianist) (on 1961-11-02)
soprano saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-02)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-02)
live recording of:
Greensleeves (John Coltrane arrangement) (on 1961-11-02)
composer:
[traditional] (special purpose artist)
arranger:
John Coltrane
6:27
3Impressions
alto saxophone:
Eric Dolphy (on 1961-11-02)
double bass [bass]:
Jimmy Garrison (on 1961-11-02)
drums (drum set):
Elvin Jones (jazz drummer) (on 1961-11-02)
piano:
McCoy Tyner (jazz pianist) (on 1961-11-02)
tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-02)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-02)
live recording of:
Impressions (on 1961-11-02)
composer:
John Coltrane
publisher:
Jowcol Music
10:59
4Spiritual
bass clarinet:
Eric Dolphy (on 1961-11-03)
double bass [bass]:
Reggie Workman (on 1961-11-03)
drums (drum set):
Elvin Jones (jazz drummer) (on 1961-11-03)
piano:
McCoy Tyner (jazz pianist) (on 1961-11-03)
soprano saxophone and tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-03)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-03)
live recording of:
Spiritual (on 1961-11-03)
composer:
John Coltrane
publisher:
Jowcol Music
413:49
5Naima
bass clarinet:
Eric Dolphy (on 1961-11-03)
double bass [bass]:
Reggie Workman (on 1961-11-03)
drums (drum set):
Elvin Jones (jazz drummer) (on 1961-11-03)
piano:
McCoy Tyner (jazz pianist) (on 1961-11-03)
tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-03)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-03)
live recording of:
Naima (original instrumental version) (on 1961-11-03)
composer:
John Coltrane
publisher:
Jowcol Music
7:08
6Impressions
alto saxophone:
Eric Dolphy (on 1961-11-03)
double bass and double bass [bass]:
Jimmy Garrison (on 1961-11-03)
drums (drum set):
Elvin Jones (jazz drummer) (on 1961-11-03)
piano:
McCoy Tyner (jazz pianist) (on 1961-11-03)
tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-03)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-03)
live recording of:
Impressions (on 1961-11-03)
composer:
John Coltrane
publisher:
Jowcol Music
14:53
CD 4
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1India
bass clarinet:
Eric Dolphy (on 1961-11-03)
double bass [bass]:
Jimmy Garrison (on 1961-11-03) and Reggie Workman (on 1961-11-03)
drums (drum set):
Elvin Jones (jazz drummer) (on 1961-11-03)
piano:
McCoy Tyner (jazz pianist) (on 1961-11-03)
soprano saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-03)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-03)
live recording of:
India (on 1961-11-03)
composer:
John Coltrane
publisher:
Jowcol Music
14:04
2Greensleeves
double bass [bass]:
Reggie Workman (on 1961-11-03)
drums (drum set):
Elvin Jones (jazz drummer) (on 1961-11-03)
piano:
McCoy Tyner (jazz pianist) (on 1961-11-03)
soprano saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-03)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-03)
live recording of:
Greensleeves (John Coltrane arrangement) (on 1961-11-03)
composer:
[traditional] (special purpose artist)
arranger:
John Coltrane
5:03
3Miles' Mode
alto saxophone:
Eric Dolphy (on 1961-11-03)
double bass [bass]:
Jimmy Garrison (on 1961-11-03) and Reggie Workman (on 1961-11-03)
drums (drum set):
Elvin Jones (jazz drummer) (on 1961-11-03)
piano:
McCoy Tyner (jazz pianist) (on 1961-11-03)
tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-03)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-03)
live recording of:
Red Planet (Miles' Mode) (on 1961-11-03)
composer:
John Coltrane and Eric Dolphy
15:25
4India
bass clarinet:
Eric Dolphy (on 1961-11-05)
double bass:
Jimmy Garrison (on 1961-11-05) and Reggie Workman (on 1961-11-05)
drums (drum set):
Elvin Jones (jazz drummer) (on 1961-11-05)
oboe [probably cor anglais]:
Garvin Bushell (on 1961-11-05)
oud [probably tanpura]:
Ahmed Abdul‐Malik (US jazz double bassist and oud player) (on 1961-11-05)
piano:
McCoy Tyner (jazz pianist) (on 1961-11-05)
soprano saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-05)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-05)
live recording of:
India (on 1961-11-05)
composer:
John Coltrane
publisher:
Jowcol Music
15:14
5Spiritual
bass clarinet:
Eric Dolphy (on 1961-11-05)
contrabassoon:
Garvin Bushell (on 1961-11-05)
double bass [bass]:
Reggie Workman (on 1961-11-05)
piano:
McCoy Tyner (jazz pianist) (on 1961-11-05)
soprano saxophone and tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (on 1961-11-05)
recorded at:
Village Vanguard in Greenwich Village, New York, New York, United States (on 1961-11-05)
live recording of:
Spiritual (on 1961-11-05)
composer:
John Coltrane
publisher:
Jowcol Music
20:41

Credits

Release

engineer:Rudy van Gelder [Recording] (from 1961-11-01 until 1961-11-05)
producer:Bob Thiele [Original Sessions] (producer & songwriter) (from 1961-11-01 until 1961-11-05)
Michael Cuscuna [Reissue Producer] (in 1997)
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/1196907 [info]
ASIN:US: B000003NA3 [info]