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Fearless Leader – The 1957 to 1958 Prestige Sessions (6CD set)

CD (Item 638758) Prestige, 1957/1958 — Condition: Used
6 CDs
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A massive amount of greatness – the first run of albums by John Coltrane as a leader, recorded for Prestige Records in 1957 and 1958, and packaged here with a huge booklet of notes as well! The 6CD collection features a massive 48 tracks in all – the long, open-ended grooves that Coltrane recorded for Prestige – really stepping into the spotlight as a leader on his own, and working with players who include Red Garland on piano, Donald Byrd and Freddie Hubbard on trumpets, Paul Chambers on bass, and Jimmy Cobb on drums. The set features exquisite packaging – very unique – plus a beautiful 64 page book that includes album artwork, new liner notes, and a full discography and sessionography too! (Out of print. Mark through barcode.)  © 1996-2018, Dusty Groove, Inc.

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