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From the Original Master Tapes

# Tracks Playtime Session Session Personnel & Personnel Variances for Tracks
1 Soul Eyes 5:22 John Coltrane June 19, 1962 John Coltrane (tenor saxophone), McCoy Tyner (piano), Jimmy Garrison (bass), Elvin Jones (drums)
2 Song of the Underground Railroad 6:44 John Coltrane May 23, 1961 Booker Little (trumpet), Freddie Hubbard (trumpet), Julian Priester (euphonium), Charles Greenlee (euphonium), Julius Watkins (french horn), Donald Carrado (french horn), Bob Northern (french horn), Jim Buffington (french horn), Robert Swisshelm (french horn), Bill Barber (tuba), Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute, Reeds), Garvin Bushell (woodwinds), Pat Patrick (baritone saxophone), McCoy Tyner (piano), Reggie Workman (bass), Paul Chambers (bass), Elvin Jones (drums)
(variance) -- John Coltrane (arranger)
3 Dear Lord 5:31 John Coltrane May 26, 1965 John Coltrane (tenor saxophone), McCoy Tyner (piano), Jimmy Garrison (bass), Roy Haynes (drums)
4 Vilia 4:35 John Coltrane March 6, 1963 McCoy Tyner (piano), Jimmy Garrison (bass), Elvin Jones (drums)
(variance) -- John Coltrane (tenor saxophone)
5 India 13:13 John Coltrane November 2, 1961 McCoy Tyner (piano), Reggie Workman (bass), Elvin Jones (drums)
(variance) -- Eric Dolphy (bass clarinet), John Coltrane (soprano saxophone), Garvin Bushell (English Horn), Ahmed Abdul-Malik (tamboura), Jimmy Garrison (bass)
6 Spiritual 15:16 John Coltrane November 2, 1961 McCoy Tyner (piano), Reggie Workman (bass), Elvin Jones (drums)
(variance) -- Eric Dolphy (bass clarinet), John Coltrane (soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone), Garvin Bushell (contra-bassoon)
7 Big Nick 4:05 John Coltrane April 11, 1962 McCoy Tyner (piano), Jimmy Garrison (bass), Elvin Jones (drums)
(variance) -- John Coltrane (soprano saxophone)
Leader(s): 
John Coltrane
Label Name: 
Impulse!
Catalog Number: 
MCAD-5541
Tracks: 
Soul Eyes
Tracks: 
Dear Lord
Tracks: 
Vilia
Tracks: 
India
Tracks: 
Spiritual
Tracks: 
Big Nick
Format: 
CD
Issue Status: 
reissue
Post-production audio editing
Producer: 
Bob Thiele
Original Master Engineer: 
Rudy Van Gelder
Remaster: 
no
Remix: 
no
Overdub: 
no
Physical object
Liner note author(s): 
Bob Thiele
Sources: 
discogs.com; jazzdiscography.com; Eric Dolphy: A Musical Biography & Discography Smosko, Vladimir and Barry Tepperman