Jazz Casual

John Coltrane

December 7, 1963

The John Coltrane Quartet perform three classic tunes on a 1963 episode of Jazz Casual.

Coltrane’s arrangement of “Afro Blue”, featuring a new time signature and altered harmony, made the song famous.


John Coltrane – tenor sax
McCoy Tyner – piano
Jimmy Garrison – bass
Elvin Jones – drums


1. Afro Blue
2. Alabama
3. Impressions