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John Coltrane May 4, 1959

Main Session Personnel
tenor saxophone
piano
bass
drums
# Tracks Playtime Issue Variance from Main Session Personnel
1 Spiral 5:56
Giant Steps
Catalog #: Atlantic 1311
2 Sweet Sioux 0:01
3 Countdown 2:21
Giant Steps
Catalog #: Atlantic 1311
4 Countdown (Alternate Take) 4:32
Alternate Takes
Catalog #: 1668
genre: bop, progressive bop
Recording Date: 
1959-05-04
Label Name: 
Atlantic
Leader(s): 
John Coltrane
Skill/instrument: 
tenor saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
piano
Skill/instrument: 
bass
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Personnel: 
John Coltrane
Personnel: 
Tommy Flanagan
Personnel: 
Paul Chambers
Personnel: 
Art Taylor
Ensemble Size: 
quartet
Venue Type: 
studio
Venue Name: 
Atlantic Studios
Venue Location: 
New York, New York
Recording company
Company Name: 
Atlantic
Session Details: 

Note: Tapes are missing for "Sweet Sioux" (master #3463)

Some sources incorrectly dated "Countdown" as May 5, 1959, but the box set notes corrected that. -JS

Sources: 
John Coltrane Reference Book; John Coltrane - The Complete Atlantic Recordings R2 71984