John Coltrane - Transition
Label: Impulse! ‎– AS-9195, ABC Records ‎– AS-9195
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Gatefold
Country: Japan
Date of released: 1970
Category: Jazz
Style: Free Jazz
Genre: Jazz
Musician: John Coltrane
Album's name: Transition
ZIP archive size: 1522

John Coltrane - Transition


A1 Transition 15:29
A2 Dear Lord 5:34
Suite 21:18
B1 Prayer And Meditation: Day
B2 Peace And After
B3 Prayer And Meditation: Evening
B4 Affirmation
B5 Prayer And Meditation: 4 A.M.


  • 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 – John Coltrane


Recorded at the Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on May 26 and June 10, 1965.
Comes with lp sized insert.

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

John Coltrane - Transition listening: where to download for free?

You can currently download the John Coltrane - Transition album for free in mp3, flac formats at It is also possible to buy "John Coltrane - Transition" on Amazon, Discogs as listen or rent it on Spotify, Apple Music.