Ravi Coltrane

Ravi Coltrane



Ravi Coltrane (born August 6, 1965 Long Island, New York) is an American post-bop jazz saxophonist. Co-owner of the record label RKM Music, he has produced artists such as pianist Luis Perdomo, guitarist David Gilmore, and trumpeter Ralph Alessi.[1]



The Blue Note 7
Spirit Fiction
Spirit Fiction is a sixth solo album by jazz saxophonist Ravi Coltrane, released on July 19, 2012.
Blending Times
Blending Times is Ravi Coltrane's fifth album as a band leader, and second for Savoy Records.Five of the tracks on this album are group improvisations "conceived and directed by Ravi Coltrane" that don't follow a standard time signature or preset measures lengths, reminiscent of free jazz popularized by Ornette Coleman.The album's final track, "For Turiya," is a eulogy for Alice Coltrane, Ravi's mother, the wife of John Coltrane and a musician in her own right, who died during the album's recording.Blending Times reached 36 on Billboard's Jazz Albums Chart, his second time making the chart.
From The Round Box
From The Round Box is an album by musical artist Ravi Coltrane, released on January 1, 2000.

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Popular Albums5

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Song Appearances & References1

Live Album Appearances & References1

Musical Groups1

Collaborators & Influencers7

Music-Related Relationships23

Personal & Professional Relationships1

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Spotify - Albums15


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News Articles5

Jazz Phenom Esperanza Spalding Returns to the City Where Her Career First Bloomed
  –  February 24, 2018
There was no judgement, and it was all propagation. Ravi [Coltrane], who will be playing with Teri and me, he talks about Geri as the first person who really welcomed him into the music community in New York. She was totally welcoming and nourishing.
Glissando Through the Blues: A Tribute to Alice Coltrane at MoMA PS1
  –  February 24, 2018
Ravi Coltrane, Dezron Douglas, and Brandee Younger. Photo by Derek Schultz. MORE THAN A FEW ASPECTS of Alice Coltrane’s life and music stand out as singular, epic, genius—and, sometimes equally, tragic. Her husband, John, passed away from liver cancer ...
Things to Do Thursday!
  –  February 22, 2018
Geri Allen, a powerful figure in the city's jazz scene, and a direct inspiration on every one of the world-class artists performing in her shadow on the Newmark stage, including Terri Lynne Carrington, Ravi Coltrane, Esperanza Spalding, and Darrell Grant.
Jazz Great George Colligan back in Bay Area to play his own music for a change
  –  February 16, 2018
Over the last decade he’s performed in the Bay Area in bands led by drum legend Jack DeJohnette, tenor sax star Ravi Coltrane, and bass maestro Buster Williams, but he doesn’t often get the chance to present his own music here. He plays with a younger ...
Miller Theatre Presents John Hollenbeck's CLAUDIA QUINTET On Its Jazz Series
  –  February 15, 2018
They are: Drew Gress - bass (John Abercrombie, Uri Caine, Ravi Coltrane); Chris Tordini - frequent fill-in on bass (Andy Milne, Steve Lehman, Becca Stevens); Matt Moran - vibraphone (Slavic Soul Party, Mat Maneri, Nate Wooley); Red Wierenga - accordion ...

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