The Ornette Coleman Double Quartet ‎– Free Jazz

Atlantic ‎– 81227 3609-2, Warner Jazz ‎– 81227 3609-2, Warner Strategic Marketing ‎– 81227 3609-2
CD, Album, Reissue, Remastered, Digipak


1 Free Jazz 37:03
Bonus Track
2 First Take 17:06

Companies, etc.



Recorded at A&R Studios, New York City on December 21, 1960. Original album released as Atlantic SD-1364, September 1961. "First Take" was originally released on "Twins", Atlantic SD-1588, October 1971.

The full title on the cover is "Free Jazz - A Collective Improvisation By The Ornette Coleman Double Quartet". The spine of the CD only mentions Ornette Coleman as artist without the Double Quartet added.

℗ & © 1961, 1988 and 2002 Atlantic Recording Corp for the US and WEA International for the rest of the World outside the US. The Copyright of the sound recording and artwork is owned by Warner Music UK Ltd.

Made in Germany by Warner Music Manufacturing Europe.

Comes with a 8-page booklet.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 81227 36092 4
  • Barcode (Scanned): 081227360924
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L011
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 05R7
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 05T2
  • Matrix / Runout: [Warner logo] 812275208-2.2 12/03 V01
  • Label Code: LC 000325
  • Rights Society: BIEM/GEMA

Other Versions (5 of 59) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
SD 1364 The Ornette Coleman Double Quartet Free Jazz(LP, Album) Atlantic SD 1364 US 1961 Sell This Version
SD-1364 The Ornette Coleman Double Quartet Free Jazz - A Collective Improvisation By(LP, RE, Gat) Atlantic SD-1364 US Unknown Sell This Version
HATS 421-223 Ornette Coleman Free Jazz(LP, Album, Gat) Atlantic HATS 421-223 Spain 1977 Sell This Version
WPCR-27362 The Ornette Coleman Double Quartet Free Jazz (CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM) Atlantic WPCR-27362 Japan 2013 Sell This Version
50-16.013 Ornette Coleman Free Jazz(LP, Album, Gat) Atlantic, Music Hall 50-16.013 Argentina 1978 Sell This Version