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John Coltrane October 14, 1965

Main Session Personnel
tenor saxophone, jingle bells, percussion
tenor saxophone, percussion, thumb piano
bass clarinet, bass, percussion
piano
bass
drums
drums, percussion, vocal
vocal, hand drums, conch, percussion, thumb piano
# Tracks Playtime Issue Variance from Main Session Personnel
1 Kulu Sé Mama 18:54
Kulu Sé Mama
Catalog #: A(S) 9106
2 Kulu Sé Mama (Alternate) 0:00
3 Selflessness 14:47
Kulu Sé Mama
Catalog #: A(S) 9106
Content State: draft
genre: free
Recording Date: 
1965-10-14
Label Name: 
Impluse!
Leader(s): 
John Coltrane
Skill/instrument: 
tenor saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
jingle bells
Skill/instrument: 
percussion
Skill/instrument: 
tenor saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
percussion
Skill/instrument: 
thumb piano
Skill/instrument: 
bass clarinet
Skill/instrument: 
bass
Skill/instrument: 
percussion
Skill/instrument: 
piano
Skill/instrument: 
bass
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Skill/instrument: 
percussion
Skill/instrument: 
vocal
Skill/instrument: 
vocal
Skill/instrument: 
hand drums
Skill/instrument: 
conch
Skill/instrument: 
percussion
Skill/instrument: 
thumb piano
Personnel: 
John Coltrane
Personnel: 
John Coltrane
Personnel: 
John Coltrane
Personnel: 
Pharoah Sanders
Personnel: 
Pharoah Sanders
Personnel: 
Pharoah Sanders
Personnel: 
Donald Garrett
Personnel: 
Donald Garrett
Personnel: 
Donald Garrett
Personnel: 
McCoy Tyner
Personnel: 
Jimmy Garrison
Personnel: 
Elvin Jones
Personnel: 
Frank Butler
Personnel: 
Frank Butler
Personnel: 
Frank Butler
Personnel: 
Juno Lewis
Personnel: 
Juno Lewis
Personnel: 
Juno Lewis
Personnel: 
Juno Lewis
Personnel: 
Juno Lewis
Ensemble Size: 
octet
Venue Type: 
studio
Venue Name: 
Western Recorders
Venue Location: 
Los Angeles, CA
Session Details: 

The Reference Book writes that in 1976, an alternet take of Kulu Sé Mama was found in the ABC/Paramount library, but was lost. That is, it has not been heard or seen since. 

Sources: 
John Coltrane Reference Book