Newport '63

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Newport '63
Live album by John Coltrane
Released July 20, 1993
Recorded November 2, 1961 (#4)
Village Vanguard, New York City
July 7, 1963 (#1-3)
Newport Jazz Festival, Newport
Genre Jazz
Length 56:48
Label Impulse!
GRD-128
Producer Bob Thiele
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Newport '63 is a live album by jazz musician John Coltrane recorded at the 1963 Newport Jazz Festival, with one additional track recorded at the Village Vanguard in 1961. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow states that "Coltrane performs what is arguably his greatest version of "My Favorite Things" along with memorable renditions of "Impressions" and "I Want to Talk About You"".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by John Coltrane except as indicated
  1. "I Want to Talk About You" (Eckstine) — 8:16
  2. "My Favorite Things" (Hammerstein, Rodgers) — 17:26
  3. "Impressions" — 15:40 (edited - a 23.30 version has been released on the album 'My favorite Things: Coltrane at Newport'))
  4. "Chasin' Another Trane" - 15:26

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic Review
  2. ^ Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed March 23, 2009