Tuesday, July 17, 2007

The John Coltrane Quartet: Afro Blue, 1963

Today is the 40th anniversary of Trane's death, of liver cancer at age 40. What a loss!

This clip is from Ralph Gleason's "Jazz Casual" series, and features McCoy Tyner on piano, Jimmy Garrison on bass, and the one and only Elvin Jones on drums.