Wednesday, September 23, 2009
"Sheets of Sound"
Jazz Saxophonist and composer John Coltrane was born 83 years ago today.
The phrase “sheets of sound" refers to the tenor saxophonist's cascades of arpeggios.
Coltrane reshaped modern jazz and influenced generations of other musicians.
John Coltrane performed constantly during most of his career. Sadly, John would pass on July 17, 1967.