Biography of John Coltrane

  Synopsis John Coltrane was born on September 23, 1926, in Hamlet, North Carolina. During the 1940s and 1950s, he continued to develop his profession as a saxophonist and composer, working with renowned musicians/group leaders Dizzy Gillespie, Duke Ellington, and Miles Davis. Coltrane turned the jazz world upside down with a technically excellent and innovative…