Blues for Coltrane: A Tribute to John Coltrane

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Blues for Coltrane
Blues for Coltrane.jpg
Studio album by McCoy Tyner
Released 1987
Recorded July 9, 1987
Genre Jazz
Label Impulse!
McCoy Tyner chronology
Bon Voyage
Blues for Coltrane
Live at the Musicians Exchange Cafe
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Blues for Coltrane: A Tribute to John Coltrane is a 1987 album by jazz pianist McCoy Tyner released on the Impulse! label. It features performances by Tyner, David Murray, Pharoah Sanders, Cecil McBee and Roy Haynes. The album received a Grammy Award for Best Jazz Instrumental Performance in 1988.[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Bluesin' For John C." (Tyner)
  2. "Naima" (Coltrane)
  3. "The Promise" (Coltrane)
  4. "Lazy Bird" (Coltrane)
  5. "I Want to Talk About You" (Eckstine)
  6. "Last of the Hipmen" (Murray)
  7. "Trane" Bonus track on CD
  • Recorded July 9, 1987



  1. ^ Allmusic Review
  2. ^ Jazz Resource Centre accessed February 27, 2009.