John Coltrane – Africa / Brass

Released in 1961 on Impulse! Records

Red Ring 70s Reissue

Format: LP

Style: Modal Jazz, Post-Bop

Musical Attributes: Polyrhythmic, Acoustic, Melodic, Dense, Improvisation, Instrumental, Africa-Inspired, Technical, Modal


  • John Coltrane – Tenor Saxophone
  • Elvin Jones – Drums
  • Reggie Workman – Upright Bass
  • McCoy Tyner – Piano

Horn section:

  • Eric Dolphy – Arrangements
    • Pat Patrick – baritone saxophone
    • Booker Little – trumpet
    • Julius Watkins –French horn
    • Donald Corrado – French horn
    • Bob Northern – French horn
    • Robert Swisshelm – French horn
    • Bill Barber – Tuba

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