Milt Jackson & John Coltrane - Bags & Trane - 45rpm 180g 2LP


Milt Jackson & John Coltrane - Bags & Trane - 45rpm 180g 2LP

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Milt Jackson & John Coltrane - Bags & Trane - 45rpm 180g 2LP
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ORG  - ORGM1084  - 180 Gram Virgin Vinyl - AAA 100% Analogue 

Mastered By Bernie Grundman - Atlantic SD-1368

Limited Edition - Pressed at Pallas in Germany 

AAA 100% Analogue This LP was Remastered using Pure Analogue Components Only, from the Master Tapes through to the Cutting Head

Only Full-Album Collaboration Between Iconic Vibraphonist and Definitive Saxophonist

 
1959 Atlantic Set Romps With High Energy, Joyous Grooves, Lighthearted Moods
 
Joined By Pianist Hank Jones, Bassist Paul Chambers, and Drummer Connie Kay
 
Reference Sound: Mastered from the Original Master Tapes
 
It’s a shame more classic hard-boppers weren’t unified for multiple collaborations. Vibraphonist Milt Jackson and saxophone virtuoso John Coltrane recorded just once together, and this 1959 date makes one wish they reunited for several return engagements. Lighthearted, upbeat, and joyously fluid, Bags & Trane plays like a private after-hours session of friends hanging back and toying with the music.

In collaborating with pianist Hank Jones, bassist Paul Chambers, and drummer Connie Kay, the headliners go for broke, expanding the parameters of two Jackson originals as well as three standards, including Dizzy Gillespie's "Be-Bop" and the staple "The Night We Called It a Day." Upbeat tempos and spirited interplay pulses throughout. 

Mastered from the original master tapes, ORG s reissue presents this heralded release in exacting sound, with the instruments given full range and true-to-life imaging that takes you right into New York City's Atlantic Recording Studios when the pieces were recorded in January 1959.

What a delight! 5/5 Stars - All Music 
"... this was an interesting experiment—one that succeeded beautifully." - analogplanet, Music 8/11, Sound 7/11

Musicians:
Milt Jackson, vibraharp
John Coltrane, tenor saxophone
Hank Jones, piano
Paul Chambers, bass
Connie Kay, drums

Selections:
LP1 - Side One:
1. Bags & Trane
LP1 - Side Two:
1. Three Little Words
2. The Night We Called It a Day
LP2 - Side Three:
1. Be-Bop
LP2 - Side Four:
1. The Late Late Blues

Milt Jackson & John Coltrane - Bags And Trane - 45rpm 180g 2LP

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