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John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman

John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman
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6 years, 6 months ago at Dec 31 12:20
Male vocal jazz is not 100% my taste but I found this release to be very well done. This was also my first taste to the wonderful voice of Johnny Hartman. He has a deep soft tender tone that, like most male vocalist at the time and before, tended to be very popular. I will say that I think this release would have done better in the 40's or 50's. It just has that approach to it and it actually surp... read more
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Description: John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman is one of the three all-ballad albums that John Coltrane recorded in late 1962 and early 1963. Johnny Hartman was apparently Coltrane's suggestion, and his deep, dark voice meshes perfectly with Coltrane's tenor. The material is well-chosen, including definitive readings of "My One and Only Love" and "Lush Life". McCoy Tyner fills out the chords, augmenting the harmonies and keeping the tone of these ballads respectful but not overly sentimental. All the players get to the deep structure of the songs and are not afraid to play in the most essential and elegant manner. This is ... (more)
Manufacturer: Impulse
Release date: 1 September 1995
Number of discs: 1
EAN: 0011105115728 UPC: 011105115728
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