John Coltrane ‎– Giant Steps

Atlantic ‎– SD 1311
Vinyl, LP, Album, Stereo


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



This particular pressing has both 'white fan' (1962 'White Fan', having ® in lower right green part of label) and 'black fan' (1962 to 1965 w/ 'Atlantic' right of black fan) Atlantic labels. Possibly the leftover white fan labels were used until depleted.

Recorded NYC, May 4, 1959 (A2, A4), May 5, 1959 (A1, A3, B1, B3), December 2, 1959 (B2)[].

No release date on either label

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: side A: ST-A-59201
  • Matrix / Runout: side B: ST-A-59202
  • Matrix / Runout: side A runout: ST-A-59201 AVCO
  • Matrix / Runout: side B runout: ST-A-59202 AVCO

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