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John Coltrane Radio on SiriusXM, hosted by Carlos Santana

Published: 2011-09-22
John Coltrane In celebration of the legendary jazz saxophonist and composer's 85th birthday, John Coltrane Radio airs on Real Jazz from Thursday, September 22, the day before Coltrane's 85th birthday, at 9 am ET through Sunday, September 25 on channel 67.

John Coltrane Radio will be hosted by Grammy Award-winning musician and Coltrane aficionado, Carlos Santana
Carlos Santana
Carlos Santana
b.1947
guitar
, as well as his wife, musician Cindy Blackman
Cindy Blackman
Cindy Blackman
b.1959
drums
-Santana, Christian McBride
Christian McBride
Christian McBride
b.1972
bass
and Coltrane's son, saxophonist Ravi Coltrane
Ravi Coltrane
Ravi Coltrane
b.1965
sax, tenor
, featuring the music spanning the jazz legend's career, including his over 100 albums, performances and music from his years playing with Miles Davis
Miles Davis
Miles Davis
1926 - 1991
trumpet
and Thelonious Monk
Thelonious Monk
Thelonious Monk
1917 - 1982
piano
.

The channel features performances by the Asian-American Jazz Orchestra and Devin Philips recorded at the Portland Jazz Festival, as well as a special tribute performance by Roy Haynes
Roy Haynes
Roy Haynes
b.1926
drums
and His Fountain of Youth Band recorded at the SiriusXM studios in New York.

Additionally, this exclusive limited-run channel also includes commentary from Roy Haynes, Hugh Masekela
Hugh Masekela
Hugh Masekela
b.1939
flugelhorn
, Jimmy Heath
Jimmy Heath
Jimmy Heath
b.1926
sax, tenor
, Kurt Elling
Kurt Elling
Kurt Elling
b.1967
vocalist
and Stanley Clarke
Stanley Clarke
Stanley Clarke
b.1951
bass
.

Learn more at SiriusXM Real Jazz.

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