The Jazz Station

Kenny Reed, and Stone Cold Jazz, will be celebrating the artistry of Jazz Great, John Coltrane, at the Jazz station tonight.

The Jazz Station is located at 126 West Broadway in Eugene Oregon. A Jazz Jam begins at 5:30.

Celebrating John Coltrane’s Birthday
Sun., Sept. 23 • 7 pm
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$5 ($4 members)

Drummer Kenny Reed presents a concert focusing on the compositions and life of saxophonist John Coltrane. The band will include Neil Janssen, guitar, Jack Niederman on bass, Nick Rieser on piano, and a surprise guest on saxophone!

John William Coltrane (“Trane”) was an American jazz saxophonist and composer. Originally part of the bebop movement, he later became a pioneer in the use of modes and in the development of free jazz. He composed some of jazz’s iconic songs (e.g. Giant Steps), and albums (e.g. A Love Supreme). He also made indelible versions of standards (for example, “My Favorite Things”.) He was also part of some of jazz’s seminal collaborations, notably with Miles Davis, Thelonius Monk, McCoy Tyner, vocalist Johnny Hartman, and with his second wife, Alice. Spirituality was a major part of his life, musical and otherwise.


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