John Coltrane - Ascension
Label: MCA Records ‎– A-95 / AS-95
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Stereo
Country: US
Date of released: 1980
Category: Jazz
Style: Free Jazz
Genre: Jazz
Musician: John Coltrane
Album's name: Ascension
ZIP archive size: 1596

John Coltrane - Ascension

Tracklist Hide Credits

A Ascension (Part 1)
Written-By – John Coltrane
B Ascension (Part 2)
Written-By – John Coltrane


  • Alto Saxophone – John Tchicai, Marion Brown
  • Bass – Art Davis, Jimmy Garrison
  • Design [Liner] – Joe Lebow
  • Design, Cover – Robert Flynn
  • Drums – Elvin Jones
  • Mastered By – Van Gelder*
  • Orchestra – John Coltrane Orchestra
  • Photography By [Cover, Liner] – Charles Stewart*
  • Piano – McCoy Tyner
  • Producer – Bob Thiele
  • Tenor Saxophone – Archie Shepp, John Coltrane, Pharoah Sanders
  • Trumpet – Dewey Johnson, Freddie Hubbard


Recorded 1965

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (A Side Etched): AS-95-A
  • Matrix / Runout (B Side Etched): AS-95-B

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
AS-95 John Coltrane Ascension (Edition I) ‎(LP, Album, Gat) Impulse! AS-95 US 1965
AS-95 John Coltrane Ascension (Edition I) ‎(LP, Album, RE, Gat) Impulse! AS-95 US 1965
CSD 3543 John Coltrane Ascension ‎(LP, Album) His Master's Voice CSD 3543 UK 1965
IMP 424 John Coltrane Ascension (Edition I) ‎(LP, Album) Impulse! IMP 424 Italy 1976
A-95 John Coltrane Ascension (Edition I) ‎(LP, Album, RE, 180) Impulse! A-95 Europe 2015

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