Plays the Blues - John Coltrane
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  1. Blues to Elvin
  2. Blues to Bechet
  3. Blues to You
  4. Mr. Day
  5. Mr. Syms
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  1. Blues to Elvin
  2. Blues to Bechet
  3. Blues to You
  4. Mr. Day
  5. Mr. Syms
  6. Mr. Knight
  7. Untitled Original
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Coltrane's sessions for Atlantic in late October 1960 were prolific, yielding the material for My Favorite Things, Coltrane Plays the Blues, and Coltrane's Sound. My Favorite Things was destined to be the most remembered and influential of these, and while Coltrane Plays the Blues is not as renowned or daring in material, it is still a powerful session. As for the phrase "plays the blues" in the title, that's not an indicator that the tunes are conventional blues (they aren't). It's more indicative of a bluesy sensibility, ...

Plays the Blues 2008, Rhino

UPC: 081227375324

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Plays the Blues 1990, Rhino

UPC: 075678135125

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