John Coltrane discography by recording date

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  1. Hank Mobley / Al Cohn / John Coltrane / Zoot Sims - Tenor Conclave

    Recorded September 7, 1956 at Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ.

    Bass – Paul Chambers
    Drums – Art Taylor
    Piano – Red Garland
    Tenor Saxophone – Al Cohn, Hank Mobley, John Coltrane, Zoot Sims

  2. Various - Winner's Circle

    1957

    Alto Saxophone – Gene Quill (tracks: A2)
    Baritone Saxophone – Al Cohn (tracks: A2, A4, B2, B4)
    Bass – Oscar Pettiford
    Clarinet – Rolf Kuhn* (tracks: A1, A3, B1, B3)
    Drums – Philly Joe Jones* (tracks: A2), Ed Thigpen (tracks: A1, A3 to B4)
    Guitar – Freddie Green (tracks: A2), Kenny Burrell (tracks: A1, A3, B1, B3)
    Piano – Eddie Costa (tracks: A2, A4, B2 to B4)
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane (tracks: A2, A4, B2, B4)
    Trombone – Frank Rehak (tracks: A2, A4, B2, B4)
    Trumpet – Art Farmer (tracks: A1, A3, B1, B3), Donald Byrd (tracks: A2, A4, B2, B4)
    Vibraphone [Vibes] – Eddie Costa (tracks: A1, A3, B1)

  3. John Coltrane - Dakar

    Recorded in Hackensack, NJ; April 20, 1957

    Baritone Saxophone – Cecil Payne, Pepper Adams
    Bass – Doug Watkins
    Drums – Art Taylor
    Piano – Mal Waldron
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane

  4. John Coltrane And Paul Quinichette - Cattin' With Coltrane And Quinichette

    Recorded in Hackensack, NJ; May 17, 1957.

    Bass – Julian Euell
    Drums – Ed Thigpen
    Piano – Mal Waldron
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane, Paul Quinichette

  5. John Coltrane - Coltrane

    May 31, 1957

    Baritone Saxophone – Sahib Shihab (tracks: A1, B1, B3)
    Bass – Paul Chambers
    Drums – Albert Heath
    Piano – Mal Waldron (tracks: B1 to B3), Red Garland (tracks: A1 to A3)
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane
    Trumpet – Johnny Splawn (tracks: A1, B1 to B3)

  6. John Coltrane - Lush Life

    Tracks 1-3 & 6: Hackensack, New Jersey, August 16, 1957.
    Tracks 4-5 & 7-9: Hackensack, New Jersey, January 10, 1958 (tracks 4 & 7-9) & May 31, 1957 (track 5).

    Bass – Earl May (tracks: A1 to A3), Paul Chambers (3) (tracks: B1, B2)
    Drums – Al Heath* (tracks: B2), Art Taylor (tracks: A1 to A3), Louis Hayes (tracks: B1)
    Piano – Red Garland (tracks: B1, B2)
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane
    Trumpet – Donald Byrd (tracks: B1)

  7. John Coltrane With The Red Garland Trio - John Coltrane With The Red Garland Trio

    August 23, 1957

    Bass – Paul Chambers (3)
    Drums – Arthur Taylor*
    Piano – Red Garland
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane

  8. John Coltrane - Blue Train

    September 15, 1957

    Bass – Paul Chambers
    Drums – "Philly" Joe Jones
    Piano – Kenny Drew
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane
    Trombone – Curtis Fuller
    Trumpet – Lee Morgan

  9. John Coltrane - The Believer

    January 10 and December 26, 1958

    Bass – Paul Chambers
    Drums – Art Taylor (tracks: B2), Louis Hayes
    Piano – Red Garland
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane
    Trumpet – Donald Byrd, Freddie Hubbard (tracks: B2)

  10. John Coltrane - The Last Trane

    A1, B2 recorded January 10, 1958.
    A2 recorded August 16, 1957.
    B1 recorded March 26, 1958.

    Bass – Earl May (tracks: B2), Paul Chambers (3) (tracks: A1, B1, B2)
    Drums – Art Taylor (tracks: A2, B1), Louis Hayes (tracks: A1, B2)
    Piano – Red Garland (tracks: A1, B1, B2)
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane
    Trumpet – Donald Byrd (tracks: A1, B2)

  11. John Coltrane With Red Garland - Soultrane

    February 7, 1958

    Bass – Paul Chambers
    Drums – Art Taylor
    Piano – Red Garland
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane

  12. Kenny Burrell & John Coltrane - Kenny Burrell & John Coltrane

    Recorded March 7, 1958.

    Bass – Paul Chambers
    Drums – Jimmy Cobb
    Guitar – Kenny Burrell
    Piano – Tommy Flanagan
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane

  13. John Coltrane - Settin' The Pace

    March 26, 1958.

    Bass – Paul Chambers
    Drums – Art Taylor
    Piano – Red Garland
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane

  14. John Coltrane - Black Pearls

    May 23, 1958

    Bass – Paul Chambers
    Drums – Art Taylor
    Piano – Red Garland
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane
    Trumpet – Donald Byrd

  15. John Coltrane - Standard Coltrane

    Recorded in Hackensack, NJ; July 11, 1958

    Bass – Paul Chambers
    Drums – Jimmy Cobb
    Piano – Red Garland
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane
    Trumpet – Wilbur Hardin*

  16. John Coltrane - Bahia

    July 11, 1958 (A3, B1) and December 26, 1958 (A1, A2, B2)

    Bass – Paul Chambers
    Drums – Art Taylor (tracks: A1, A2), Jimmy Cobb (tracks: A3 to B2)
    Piano – Red Garland
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane
    Trumpet – Wilbur Hardin* (tracks: A3 to B2)

  17. John Coltrane - Stardust

    July 11th 1958 (Tracks 1 and 3) and December 26th 1958 (Tracks 2 and 4)

    Bass – Paul Chambers
    Drums – Art Taylor (tracks: B1, B2), Jimmy Cobb (tracks: A1, A2)
    Flugelhorn – Wilbur Hardin* (tracks: A1, B1)
    Piano – Red Garland
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane
    Trumpet – Freddy Hubbard* (tracks: B2)

  18. John Coltrane - Coltrane Time

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    October 13, 1958

    Bass – Chuck Israels
    Drums – Louis Hayes
    Piano – Cecil Taylor
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane
    Trumpet – Kenny Dorham

  19. Milt Jackson & John Coltrane - Bags & Trane

    January 15, 1959

    Bass – Paul Chambers
    Drums – Connie Kay
    Piano – Hank Jones
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane
    Vibraphone – Milt Jackson

  20. Cannonball* & Coltrane* - Cannonball & Coltrane

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    Recorded at Universal Recording's Studio B in Chicago, February 3, 1959

    Alto Saxophone – Cannonball Adderley
    Bass – Paul Chambers
    Drums – Jimmy Cobb
    Piano – Wynton Kelly
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane

  21. John Coltrane - Alternate Takes

    Track A1, A2, A3: Recorded April 1, 1959
    Track A4: Recorded May 4, 1959
    Track B2, B4: Recorded May 5, 1959
    Track B1: Recorded November 24, 1959,
    Track B3: Recorded October 24, 1960

    Bass – Paul Chambers (3) (tracks: A1 to B2, B4), Steve Davis (tracks: B3)
    Drums – Art Taylor (tracks: A4, B2, B4), Elvin Jones (tracks: B3), Jimmy Cobb (tracks: B1), Lex Humphries (tracks: A1 to A3)
    Piano – Cedar Walton (tracks: A1 to A3), McCoy Tyner (tracks: B3), Tommy Flanagan (tracks: A4, B2, B4), Wynton Kelly (tracks: B1)
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane

  22. John Coltrane - Giant Steps

    August 15th 1959

    Bass – Paul Chambers
    Drums – Art Taylor (tracks: A1 to B1, B3), Jimmy Cobb (tracks: B2)
    Piano – Tommy Flanagan (tracks: A1 to B1, B3), Wynton Kelly (tracks: B2)
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane

  23. John Coltrane - Coltrane Jazz

    Tracks A1, B3 recorded on November 24, 1959.
    Tracks A3 to B2, B4 recorded on December 2, 1959.
    Track A2 recorded October 21, 1960.

    Bass – Paul Chambers (tracks: A1, A3 to B4), Steve Davis (tracks: A2)
    Drums – Elvin Jones (tracks: A2), Jimmy Cobb (tracks: A1, A3 to B4)
    Piano – McCoy Tyner (tracks: A2), Wynton Kelly (tracks: A1, A3 to B4)
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane

  24. John Coltrane & Don Cherry - The Avant-Garde

    June 28th & July 8th 1960.

    Double Bass – Charlie Haden (tracks: A1, B1), Percy Heath (tracks: A2, B2, B3)
    Drums – Ed Blackwell
    Soprano Saxophone – John Coltrane (tracks: B1, B2)
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane (tracks: A1, A2, B2, B3)
    Trumpet – Don Cherry

  25. John Coltrane - My Favorite Things

    October 21, 24 & 26 1960

    Bass – Steve Davis
    Drums – Elvin Jones
    Piano – McCoy Tyner
    Soprano Saxophone – John Coltrane (tracks: A1, A2)
    Tenor Saxophone – John Coltrane (tracks: B1, B2)