Jazz at the MACC: Blue Train: Music of John Coltrane

Jazz at the MACC: Blue Train: Music of John Coltrane

Prepare yourself for an unforgettable evening celebrating the genius and enduring legacy of the legendary John Coltrane.

This extraordinary concert will transport you to the golden era of jazz with the timeless compositions of John Coltrane. Gulf Coast Jazz Collective will gather on the stage to pay homage to one of the most influential figures in the history of jazz.

“Blue Train: Music of John Coltrane” will take you on a musical journey through Coltrane’s iconic album, “Blue Train,” considered one of the essential recordings of the genre. From the enchanting melodies of “Moment’s Notice” to the fiery energy of the title track, this performance promises to showcase the depth and brilliance of Coltrane’s musical genius.

Prepare to be mesmerized by the virtuosity of the musicians as they breathe new life into Coltrane’s compositions, while maintaining the essence and spirit of his original recordings. From the soulful saxophone solos to the intricate rhythms of the rhythm section, every note will resonate with the power and emotion that defined Coltrane’s sound.

Whether you are a long-time fan of Coltrane’s work or a newcomer to the world of jazz, this show offers a unique opportunity to experience the magic of his music in a live setting. Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of improvisation, harmony, and rhythm that made John Coltrane an undisputed jazz icon.

Join us for an evening of unforgettable melodies, exceptional talent, and the spirit of John Coltrane. Let the music carry you away on the “Blue Train” and leave you with a newfound appreciation for the enduring legacy of this jazz titan.

About the Composer

John Coltrane


Guest Artists

Paul Gavin

Paul Gavin

Brandon Robertson

Brandon Robertson

Zach Bartholomew

Zach Bartholomew

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