I can understand where the dislike for jazz comes from, I wouldn’t consider myself a jazz fan either, but it’s pretty undeniable to see the amount of skill John Coltrane had, both as a songwriter and a jazz performer. The song is just so fast, precise, and busy, that even by the end of Coltrane’s first solo section, the notes all become melded together in a mind numbing barrage of almost unmatched technical virtuosity. It’s not everyone’s cup of tea, but just even taking a quick listen. Without even going into the advanced, unconventional musical theory, it quickly becomes obvious¬†just how amazing a musician Coltrane was on such a track.

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