This Thursday’s edition of Strictly Jazz Sounds celebrates the 95th birthday of jazz icon John Coltrane. Co-hosts Steve Braunginn and Jane Reynolds will be on board during this pledge drive edition, providing Coltrane sounds with many of his jazz cohorts, including Miles Davis, Cannonball Adderley, Johnny Griffin, Art Blakey, Duke Ellington, Milt Jackson and Red Garland. The show will also have a rare live recording from the latest Coltrane album that’s set to drop next month “John Coltrane: A Love Supreme, Live from Seattle.” Steve’s Picks will provide pre-released and newly released jazz during the third hour. Join Steve and Jane back in the studio on this pledge drive edition of Strictly Jazz Sounds, Thursday, September 23, 2-5 PM CDT on WORT89.9-FM, wortfm.org WORT, your place for jazz.
(Pictured: Photo by Ted William; “Live at the Sutherland Lounge, 1960”. Courtesy of photo collection of Stephen Braunginn.)