John Coltrane ‎– Giant Steps

Atlantic ‎– ATL 50 239
Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue, Gatefold


A1 Giant Steps 4:43
A2 Cousin Mary 5:45
A3 Countdown 2:21
A4 Spiral 5:56
B1 Syeeda's Song Flute 7:00
B2 Naima 4:21
B3 Mr. P.C. 6:57

Companies, etc.



Later German repress with LC number on bottom on labels (different to Giant Steps and no die-cut cover (which is this Giant Steps)

Recorded the 15th of August 1959 and previously released as Atlantic SD 1311 (27th of January 1960). Hentoff's notes dated 1960.

(C) 1960 Atlantic Recording Corporation
(P) 1976 WEA Musik GmbH

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Run-out Side A): R/S Alsdorf 50239 AX RME
  • Matrix / Runout (Run-out Side B): WEA - 50239 - B PF
  • Matrix / Runout (Center Label Side A): 59 201-C
  • Matrix / Runout (Center Label Side B): 59 202-D
  • Label Code (on labels only): LC 0121
  • Rights Society: GEMA
  • Price Code (France): WE 331
  • Price Code (Germany): U

Other Versions (5 of 107) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
1311 John Coltrane Giant Steps(LP, Album, Mono) Atlantic 1311 US 1960 Sell This Version
1311 John Coltrane Giant Steps(LP, Album, RE) Atlantic 1311 US 1968 Sell This Version
SD 1311 John Coltrane Giant Steps(LP, Album, RE, RP, Bar) Atlantic SD 1311 US Unknown Sell This Version
none John Coltrane Giant Steps(7xFile, AIFF, Album, RE, RM, 24-) Rhino Atlantic none US 2015
B 1311 John Coltrane Giant Steps(Cass, Mono) Atlantic B 1311 France Unknown Sell This Version