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John Coltrane ‘A Love Supreme’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

Our Musical Lead-Up playlist references some key points in Coltrane’s early career such as his time with Thelonious Monk and Miles Davis, along with the first album he recorded as a bandleader. We also depict some of Coltrane’s influences outside of jazz including classical music, the Negro spiritual and traditional Indian music. We conclude the playlist with a few important works leading up to A Love Supreme, as well as a live version of the album’s final suite ‘Psalm’.

Enjoyed this? Join us at this years London Jazz Fest on the 13th November for a playback of ‘A Love Supreme’ with special guest Denys Baptiste. For tickets and more info head here.

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  1. Peter L. Zachar

    Coltrane’s “A Love Supreme” is absolutely iconic in jazz music!

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