On Green Dolphin Street
September 23, 1926 – July 17, 1967
Click here to Support Jazz on the Tube
Composed in 1947 by Bronislaw Kaper, “On Green Dolphin Street” was made a jazz standard by Miles Davis’ recording it in the late ’50s. It’s also been covered by Chick Corea, Eric Dolphy, Billy Eckstine, Ella Fitzgerald, Joe Henderson, Oscar Peterson, McCoy Turner, Johnny Hodges and Keith Jarrett.
John Coltrane, saxophone
Wynton Kelly, piano
Paul Chambers, bass
Jimmy Cobb, drums