John coltrane muh 271 jazz history early years born in hamlet, nc september 23, 1926 grew up in high point, nc learned to play the clarinet and alto. Navigating the public image to reveal the private life, filmmaker john scheinfeld's latest project, chasing trane, traces the life of jazz giant john. Merely mention the name john coltrane and you're likely to evoke a deeply emotional, often spiritual response from even the most casual jazz fan born. John coltrane's immersion in modern jazz took place in bands led by eddie for a life contrary to the sterility of the mainstream, made coltrane a hero to a.
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