John Coltrane - Transition
Label: ABC Impulse! ‎– 3C 064-96337
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue, Gatefold
Country: Italy
Date of released: 1975
Category: Jazz
Style: Free Jazz
Genre: Jazz
Musician: John Coltrane
Album's name: Transition
ZIP archive size: 1910

John Coltrane - Transition


A1 Transition 15:29
A2 Dear Lord 5:34
Suite 21:18
B-I Prayer And Meditation: Day
B-II Peace And After
B-III Prayer And Meditation: Evening
B-IV Affirmation
B-V Prayer And Meditation: 4 A.M.

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – EMI ITALIANA S.p.A.


  • Bass – Jimmy Garrison
  • Co-producer – Ed Michel
  • Drums – Elvin Jones
  • Liner Notes – Nat Hentoff
  • Photography By – Chuck Stewart
  • Piano – McCoy Tyner
  • Producer – Alice Coltrane
  • Recorded By – Rudy Van Gelder
  • Tenor Saxophone, Composed By – John Coltrane


Recorded at the Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on May 26 and June 10, 1965.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
AS-9195 John Coltrane Transition ‎(LP, Album, Gat) Impulse!, ABC Records AS-9195 US 1970
MCA 29027, AS-9195 John Coltrane Transition ‎(LP, Album, RE) MCA Records, Impulse! MCA 29027, AS-9195 US 1980
B0015953-02 John Coltrane Transition ‎(CD, Album, RE) Impulse! B0015953-02 US 2011
AS-9195 John Coltrane Transition ‎(LP, Album, Gat) Impulse!, ABC Records AS-9195 France 1970
254 611-2 John Coltrane Transition ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) Impulse! 254 611-2 Germany 1987

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