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Heavyweight Champion: The Complete Atlantic Recordings (7 CD Box Set)

John Coltrane
Heavyweight Champion: The Complete Atlantic Recordings (7 CD Box Set)

A definitive 7-CD collection preserving every last note Coltrane cut for Atlantic Records, with newly remastered sound! Includes an entire disc of never-before-released material (featuring fascinating alternate takes from the legendary Giant Steps sessions), a lavish 72-page booklet packed with rare photos, interviews, newly penned liner notes, and detailed sessionography. Hailed as the gem of the Rhino/Atlantic jazz catalog, this is one of the most important bodies of work in the entire history of the music!

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A definitive 7-CD collection preserving every last note Coltrane cut for Atlantic Records, with newly remastered sound! Includes an entire disc of never-before-released material (featuring fascinating alternate takes from the legendary Giant Steps sessions), a lavish 72-page booklet packed with rare photos, interviews, newly penned liner notes, and detailed sessionography. Hailed as the gem of the Rhino/Atlantic jazz catalog, this is one of the most important bodies of work in the entire history of the music!
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Compact Disc 1
01 Stairway To The Stars - By Milt Jackson & John Coltrane 07 Blues Legacy (Alternate Take) - By Milt Jackson & John Coltrane
02 The Late Late Blues - By Milt Jackson & John Coltrane 08 Centerpiece - By Milt Jackson & John Coltrane
03 Bags & Trane - By Milt Jackson & John Coltrane 09 Giant Steps (Alternate Take)
04 Three Little Words - By Milt Jackson & John Coltrane 10 Naima (Alternate Take)
05 The Night We Called It A Day - By Milt Jackson & John Coltrane 11 Like Sonny (Alternate Take)
06 Be-Bop - By Milt Jackson & John Coltrane

Compact Disc 2
01 Spiral 07 Giant Steps
02 Countdown 08 Cousin Mary
03 Countdown 09 Cousin Mary (Alternate Take)
04 Syeeda's Song Flute 10 I'll Wait And Pray
05 Syeeda's Song Flute (Alternate Take) 11 I'll Wait And Pray (Alternate Take)
06 Mr. P.C. 12 Little Old Lady

Compact Disc 3
01 Like Sonny 07 Cherryco - By John Coltrane & Don Cherry
02 Harmonique 08 The Blessing - By John Coltrane & Don Cherry
03 My Shining Hour 09 Focus On Sanity - By John Coltrane & Don Cherry
04 Naima 10 The Invisible - By John Coltrane & Don Cherry
05 Some Other Blues 11 Bemsha Swing - By John Coltrane & Don Cherry
06 Fifth House

Compact Disc 4
01 Village Blues 06 Untitled Original (Alternate Take) (Exotica)
02 Village Blues (Alternate Take) 07 Summertime
03 My Favorite Things 08 Body And Soul
04 Central Park West 09 Body And Soul (Alternate Take)
05 Mr. Syms 10 Mr. Knight

Compact Disc 5
01 Blues To Elvin (Alternate Take 1) 06 Blues To Bechet
02 Blues To Elvin 07 Satellite
03 Mr. Day 08 Everytime We Say Goodbye
04 Blues To You (Alternate Take 1) 09 26-2
05 Blues To You 10 But Not For Me

Compact Disc 6
01 Liberia 05 Dahomey Dance
02 The Night Has A Thousand Eyes 06 Aisha
03 Equinox 07 To Her Ladyship (Original Untitled Ballad)
04 Ole

Compact Disc 7
01 Giant Steps (Alternate Version, Take 1, Incomplete) 14 Like Sonny (Alternate Version, Rehearsal 2, Incomplete)
02 Giant Steps (Alternate Version, Take 2, False Start) 15 Like Sonny (Alternate Version, Take 1, False Start)
03 Giant Steps (Alternate Version, Take 3, Incomplete) 16 Like Sonny (Alternate Version, Take 2, Incomplete)
04 Giant Steps (Alternate Version, Take 4, Incomplete) 17 Like Sonny (Alternate Version, Take 3, Incomplete)
05 Giant Steps (Alternate Version, Take 5, Alternate) 18 Like Sonny (Alternate Version, Take 4, False Start)
06 Giant Steps (Alternate Version, Take 6, False Start) 19 Like Sonny (Alternate Take 5)
07 Giant Steps (Alternate Version, Take 7, Incomplete) 20 Like Sonny (Alternate Version, Take 6, Incomplete)
08 Naima (Alternate Version, Take 1, Incomplete) 21 Giant Steps (Take 3, Incomplete)
09 Naima (Alternate Version, Take 2, False Start) 22 Giant Steps (Take 6, Alternate)
10 Naima (Alternate Version, Take 4, False Start) 23 Blues To Elvin (Take 2, False Start)
11 Naima (Alternate Version, Take 5, Alternate) 24 Blues To Elvin (Take 3, Alternate)
12 Naima (Alternate Version, Take 6, Alternate) 25 Blues To You (Take 2, Alternate)"