Happy Birthday, John Coltrane.

John Coltrane, one of the great musicians of the 20th century, was born on this day. There’s a wealth of video on YouTube you can watch to get a sense of his greatness, including this (John Coltrane – My Favorite Things Live 1965 – YouTube)

You can watch him on YouTube, but better still, go and buy some of his music.

 

 

One response to “Happy Birthday, John Coltrane.

  1. whew!… this video reminds you what it means to be alive. incredible how Trane plays so many notes, and yet none of them are superfluous, his phrasing was UNIQUE