John Coltrane - Ascension (Edition I)
Artist: John Coltrane

Category: Jazz

Name: Ascension (Edition I)

Size: 899 mb

Quality: flac, MP3

John Coltrane - Ascension (Edition I)

Label: MCA Records ‎– MCAC-29020
Type: Cassette, Album, Reissue, Stereo
Country: US
Date of released: 1983
Category: Jazz
Style: Free Jazz

Tracklist Hide Credits

A Ascension (Part 1)
Written-By – John Coltrane
B Ascension (Part 2)
Written-By – John Coltrane

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
  • Mastered At – Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
  • Designed At – Viceroy


  • Alto Saxophone – John Tchicai, Marion Brown
  • Bass – Art Davis, Jimmy Garrison
  • Design [Liner] – Joe Lebow
  • Design, Cover – Robert Flynn
  • Drums – Elvin Jones
  • Mastered By – Van Gelder*
  • Orchestra – John Coltrane Orchestra
  • Photography By [Cover, Liner] – Charles Stewart*
  • Piano – McCoy Tyner
  • Producer – Bob Thiele
  • Tenor Saxophone – Archie Shepp, John Coltrane, Pharoah Sanders
  • Trumpet – Dewey Johnson, Freddie Hubbard


Recorded June 28, 1965.

Note: This is the first pressing, so called Edition I with the second take of the piece.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0-7674-29020-4

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
AS-95 John Coltrane Ascension (Edition I) ‎(LP, Album, Gat) Impulse! AS-95 US 1965
RR-98-245-2 John Coltrane Ascension ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) Release Records RR-98-245-2 Russia 1998
A-95 / AS-95 John Coltrane Ascension ‎(LP, Album) MCA Records A-95 / AS-95 US 1980
AS-95 John Coltrane Ascension (Edition I) ‎(LP, Album, RE, 180) Impulse! AS-95 Europe 2015
IMP 424 John Coltrane Ascension (Edition I) ‎(LP, Album) Impulse! IMP 424 Italy 1976