Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Where Flamingos Fly
Gil Evans 5:15
2 Stolen Moments
Oliver Nelson 8:48
3 Greensleeves
John Coltrane 10:01
4 Alamode
Art Blakey 6:50
5 Honeysuckle Rose
Benny Carter 3:53
6 Trey of Hearts
Count Basie 3:46
7 Samba Para Bean
Coleman Hawkins 5:29
8 Too Young to Go Steady
John Coltrane 4:24
9 Snap Crackle
Roy Haynes 4:13
10 Chocolate Shake
Freddie Hubbard 3:59
11 Impressions
John Coltrane 4:36
12 Theme for Lester Young (a.k.a. Goodbye Pork Pie Hat)
Charles Mingus 5:50
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 My One and Only Love
John Coltrane 4:58
2 Salt and Pepper
Sonny Stitt 7:53
3 Forest Flower: Sunrise/Sunset
Chico Hamilton 10:37
4 T 'N' A Blues
McCoy Tyner 4:06
5 Someone to Watch Over Me
Ben Webster 4:31
6 Sister Mamie
Yusef Lateef 5:30
7 A Love Supreme, Part 1: Acknowledgement
John Coltrane 7:46
8 Rapid Shave
Shirley Scott 8:30
9 Los Olvidados
Archie Shepp 8:57
10 Ask Me Now!
Pee Wee Russell 2:29
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Black and Tan Fantasy
Earl Hines 5:15
2 Alfie's Theme
Sonny Rollins 9:46
3 Spanish Rice
Clark Terry & Chico O’Farrill 2:47
4 Mama Too Tight
Archie Shepp 5:26
5 Gypsy Queen
Gábor Szabó 5:14
6 Larry of Arabia
Chico Hamilton 5:12
7 Our Prayer
Albert Ayler 4:48
8 Offering
John Coltrane 8:28
9 Journey in Satchidananda
Alice Coltrane 6:37
10 War Orphans
Charlie Haden 6:43
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Stolen Moments
Ahmad Jamal 6:31
2 The Creator Has a Master Plan
Pharoah Sanders 32:49
3 India
Gato Barbieri 8:58
4 The Rich (and the Poor)
Keith Jarrett 9:26
5 Hard Work
John Handy 7:00
6 Walk With Me
Alice Coltrane 7:50

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1963-09-20) (track 12)
clarinet:
Dick Hafer (1963-09-20) (track 12)
reeds:
Garvin Bushell (1961-05-23) (track 3)
oboe:
Dick Hafer (1963-09-20) (track 12)
trumpet:
Freddie Hubbard (1961-02-23) (track 2)
Freddie Hubbard (1961-05-23) (track 3)
Booker Little (1961-05-23) (track 3)
Eddie Preston (1963-09-20) (track 12)
Richard Williams (jazz trumpeter) (1963-09-20) (track 12)
drums:
Roy Haynes (1961-02-23) (track 2)
Elvin Jones (1961-05-23) (track 3)
Walter Perkins (Chicago jazz drummer) (1963-09-20) (track 12)
soprano saxophone:
John Coltrane (1961-05-23) (track 3)
Jerome Richardson (1963-09-20) (track 12)
flute:
Eric Dolphy (track 12)
Dick Hafer (1963-09-20) (track 12)
Jerome Richardson (1963-09-20) (track 12)
guitar:
Jay Berliner (1963-09-20) (track 12)
bass:
Charles Mingus (track 12)
Major Holley (1962-09-12) (track 7)
euphonium [horn]:
Charles Greenlee (1961-05-23) (track 3)
Julian Priester (1961-05-23) (track 3)
double bass:
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1961-02-23) (track 2)
Reggie Workman (1961-05-23) (track 3)
Charles Mingus (1963-09-20) (track 12)
percussion:
Eddie Locke (1962-09-12) (track 7)
Willie Rodriguez (Latin jazz drummer and percussionist) (1962-09-12) (track 7)
alto saxophone:
Eric Dolphy (track 12)
alto saxophone and flute:
Eric Dolphy (1961-02-23) (track 2)
Eric Dolphy (1963-09-20) (track 12)
alto saxophone and tenor saxophone:
Oliver Nelson (1961-02-23) (track 2)
piano:
Charles Mingus (track 12)
Bill Evans (pianist) (1961-02-23) (track 2)
McCoy Tyner (1961-05-23) (track 3)
Jaki Byard (1963-09-20) (track 12)
piccolo [Flute]:
Garvin Bushell (1961-05-23) (track 3)
baritone saxophone:
George Barrow (1961-02-23) (track 2)
Jerome Richardson (1963-09-20) (track 12)
tuba:
Bill Barber (Jazz tuba player) (1961-05-23) (track 3)
Don Butterfield (1963-09-20) (track 12)
tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (1961-05-23) (track 3)
Coleman Hawkins (1962-09-12) (track 7)
Booker Ervin (1963-09-20) (track 12)
Dick Hafer (1963-09-20) (track 12)
trombone:
Britt Woodman (1963-09-20) (track 12)
French horn:
James Buffington (1961-05-23) (track 3)
Donald Corrado (1961-05-23) (track 3)
Robert Northern (1961-05-23) (track 3)
Robert Swisshelm (1961-05-23) (track 3)
Julius Watkins (1961-05-23) (track 3)
arranger:
Oliver Nelson (track 2)
Manny Albam (track 7)
Wayne Shorter (US jazz saxophonist and composer) (track 10)
McCoy Tyner (1961-05-23) (track 3)
composer:
Charles Mingus (track 12)
Oliver Nelson (track 2)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 3)
conductor:
Eric Dolphy (1961-05-23) (track 3)
engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (track 2)
Bob Simpson (US jazz engineer/producer) (track 12)
lyricist:
Mark Murphy (US jazz singer) (track 2)
producer:
Creed Taylor (tracks 2–3)
Bob Thiele (tracks 7, 12)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1961-02-23) (track 2)
Rudy van Gelder (1961-05-23) (track 3)
Rudy van Gelder (1962-09-12) (track 7)
Bob Simpson (US jazz engineer/producer) (1963-09-20 –) (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
MCA Records, Inc. (do not use as a release label! a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.) (1995) (tracks 2–3)
publisher:
Jowcol Music (track 3)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1961-02-23) (track 2)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1961-05-23) (track 3)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1962-09-12) (track 7)
instrumental recording of:
Greensleeves (track 3)
later versions:
Goodbye Porkpie Hat (track 12)
recording of:
Stolen Moments (1961-02-23) (track 2)
Goodbye Pork-Pie Hat (1963-09-20) (track 12)

CD 2

drums:
Osie Johnson (track 5)
Elvin Jones (track 1)
Elvin Jones (1964-12) (track 7)
bass:
Richard Davis (American jazz bassist) (track 5)
Jimmy Garrison (track 1)
double bass:
Jimmy Garrison (1964-12) (track 7)
piano:
McCoy Tyner (track 1)
McCoy Tyner (1964-12) (track 7)
tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (track 1)
Ben Webster (track 5)
John Coltrane (1964-12) (track 7)
composer:
John Coltrane (track 7)
Robert Mellin (track 1)
Guy Wood (track 1)
George Gershwin (composer) (1926) (track 5)
engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (track 7)
lyricist:
Robert Mellin (track 1)
Ira Gershwin (1926) (track 5)
producer:
Bob Thiele (tracks 1, 7)
vocals:
Johnny Hartman (track 1)
publisher:
Colgems (track 1)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 1)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 5)
arrangements:
Someone to Watch Over Me (for trumpet and piano, Turrin) (track 5)
Someone to Watch Over Me (for solo piano, arr. by Keith Jarrett) (track 5)
cover recording of:
Someone to Watch Over Me (Oh, Kay!) (track 5)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
その人は誰 (track 5)
later versions:
Acknowledgement (lyrics Doug Carn) (track 7)
part of:
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (track 5)
Oh, Kay! (1926 musical) (track 5)
A Love Supreme (track 7)
recording of:
version of:
Music from Beyond the Moon (My One and Only Love) (track 1)

CD 3

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1966-07-20) (track 3)
clarinet:
Perry Robinson (1966-08-19) (track 4)
Perry Robinson (1969-04-27 – 1969-04-29) (track 10)
clarinet and tenor saxophone:
Gato Barbieri (1969-04-27 – 1969-04-29) (track 10)
violin:
Michel Sampson (1966-12-18) (track 7)
trumpet:
Tommy Turrentine (1966-08-19) (track 4)
Donald Ayler (1966-12-18) (track 7)
Michael Mantler (1969-04-27 – 1969-04-29) (track 10)
drums:
Frankie Dunlop (1966-01-26) (track 2)
Chico Hamilton (1966-05-06) (track 5)
Beaver Harris (jazz drummer) (1966-08-19) (track 4)
Beaver Harris (jazz drummer) (1966-12-18) (track 7)
drums and percussion:
Paul Motian (US jazz drummer, percussionist & composer) (1969-04-27 – 1969-04-29) (track 10)
guitar:
Kenny Burrell (1966-01-26) (track 2)
Gábor Szabó (1966-05-06) (track 5)
Everett Barksdale (1966-07-20) (track 3)
Barry Galbraith (1966-07-20) (track 3)
Sam Brown (jazz guitarist) (1969-04-27 – 1969-04-29) (track 10)
bass:
George Duvivier (1966-07-20) (track 3)
Charlie Haden (1966-08-19) (track 4)
Bill Folwell (1966-12-18) (track 7)
Henry Grimes (1966-12-18) (track 7)
Charlie Haden (1969-04-27 – 1969-04-29) (track 10)
double bass:
Walter Booker (1966-01-26) (track 2)
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1966-05-06) (track 5)
percussion:
Julio Cruz (1966-07-20) (track 3)
Frank Malabe (1966-07-20) (track 3)
percussion [latin percussion]:
Willie Bobo (1966-05-06) (track 5)
Victor Pantoja (1966-05-06) (track 5)
alto saxophone:
Phil Woods (1966-01-26) (track 2)
saxophone:
Dewey Redman (1969-04-27 – 1969-04-29) (track 10)
piano:
Roger Kellaway (1966-01-26) (track 2)
Carla Bley (1969-04-27 – 1969-04-29) (track 10)
baritone saxophone:
Danny Bank (saxophone) (1966-01-26) (track 2)
tuba:
Howard Johnson (tuba & baritone saxophone) (1966-08-19) (track 4)
Howard Johnson (tuba & baritone saxophone) (1969-04-27 – 1969-04-29) (track 10)
tenor saxophone:
Bob Ashton (1966-01-26) (track 2)
Sonny Rollins (1966-01-26) (track 2)
Archie Shepp (1966-08-19) (track 4)
Albert Ayler (1966-12-18) (track 7)
trombone:
J.J. Johnson (Jazz/bop trombonist/session leader) (1966-01-26) (track 2)
Grachan Moncur III (trombonist) (1966-08-19) (track 4)
Roswell Rudd (1966-08-19) (track 4)
Roswell Rudd (1969-04-27 – 1969-04-29) (track 10)
French horn:
Brother Ah (1969-04-27 – 1969-04-29) (track 10)
flugelhorn and trumpet:
Joe Newman (US jazz trumpeter) (1966-07-20) (track 3)
Ernie Royal (1966-07-20) (track 3)
Clark Terry (1966-07-20) (track 3)
Snooky Young (1966-07-20) (track 3)
arranger:
Oliver Nelson (track 2)
Chico O’Farrill (track 3)
composer:
Gábor Szabó (1966) (track 5)
conductor:
Oliver Nelson (1966-01-26) (track 2)
Chico O’Farrill (1966-07-20) (track 3)
engineer:
Bob Arnold (engineer) (track 3)
Rudy van Gelder (tracks 2, 5)
Dave Greene (engineer recording, mixing) (track 10)
producer:
Bob Thiele (tracks 2–3, 5, 10)
remixer:
Bob Arnold (engineer) (track 10)
phonographic copyright by:
impulse! (jazz label active during the 60s-70s, now property of Universal Music Group, mainly used as a reissue label.) (track 10)
publisher:
PAB Music Corp. (track 5)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1966-05-06) (track 5)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1966-08-19) (track 4)
Village Vanguard in New York, New York, United States (1966-12-18) (track 7)
Judson Hall in New York, New York, United States (1969-04-27 – 1969-04-29) (track 10)
later releases:
Our Prayer by Albert Ayler (track 7)
recording of:
Gypsy Queen (1966-05-06) (track 5)

CD 4

drums:
Paul Motian (US jazz drummer, percussionist & composer) (track 4)
William Hart (of The Delfonics) (1969-02-14) (track 2)
Jeffrey “Tain” Watts (2004-04-27 – 2004-04-28) (track 6)
drums [indian bombo]:
Domingo Cura (track 3)
drums [osi drum]:
Keith Jarrett (track 4)
classical guitar:
Quelo Palacios (track 3)
tambourine:
Dewey Redman (track 4)
soprano saxophone:
Keith Jarrett (track 4)
quena:
Raul Mercado (track 3)
flute:
James Spaulding (Jazz) (1969-02-14) (track 2)
bass:
Adalberto Cevasco (track 3)
Guilherme Franco (track 4)
Charlie Haden (track 4)
Richard Davis (American jazz bassist) (1969-02-14) (track 2)
Reggie Workman (1969-02-14) (track 2)
James Genus (2004-04-27 – 2004-04-28) (track 6)
percussion:
Mayuto Correa (track 3)
Guilherme Franco (track 4)
Danny Johnson (track 4)
Paul Motian (US jazz drummer, percussionist & composer) (track 4)
Antonio Pantoja (track 3)
Leon Thomas (1969-02-14) (track 2)
percussion [Osi Drum]:
Keith Jarrett (track 4)
piano:
Keith Jarrett (track 4)
Lonnie Liston Smith (1969-02-14) (track 2)
tenor saxophone:
Gato Barbieri (track 3)
Dewey Redman (track 4)
Pharoah Sanders (1969-02-14) (track 2)
harp [indian harp]:
Amadeo Monges (track 3)
French horn:
Julius Watkins (1969-02-14) (track 2)
arranger:
Alice Coltrane (track 6)
composer:
Keith Jarrett (track 4)
Pharoah Sanders (track 2)
executive producer:
Ken Druker (track 6)
lyricist:
Leon Thomas (track 2)
mixer:
Steve Genewick (track 6)
producer:
Ravi Coltrane (track 6)
Ed Michel (tracks 3–4)
recording engineer:
Steve Genewick (track 6)
Bob Simpson (US jazz engineer/producer) (track 2)
remixer:
Baker Bigsby (1996-10) (track 3)
vocals:
Leon Thomas (1969-02-14) (track 2)
phonographic copyright by:
MCA Records, Inc. (do not use as a release label! a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.) (track 3)
edited at:
recorded at:
RCA Studio A (New York) in New York, New York, United States (1969-02-14) (track 2)
O'Henry Sound Studios in Burbank, California, United States (2004-04-27 – 2004-04-28) (track 6)
remixed at:
Fantasy Studios (Berkeley) in Berkeley, California, United States (track 3)
sampled by:
Masterplanned by Soulwax (track 2)
recording of:
The Creator Has a Master Plan (1969-02-14) (track 2)