Equinox by John Coltrane

This jam track:

  • Key of C# minor
  • 80 BPM
  • Repeats 6 times
  • Style: Slow-Swing

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Listen:

Reference Track (With Bass)

Play Along Track (Without Bass) – [Click here to download]

As Performed by John Coltrane

“Equinox” is a minor blues jazz standard by American jazz saxophone player and composer John Coltrane. Originally released on Coltrane’s Sound played in C# minor with a slow swing feel. However, it is usually played in the key of C Minor and often covered on the flute.

Notable recordings of this song include:

  • Larry Coryell, John Scofield and Joe Beck on album Tributaries (Novus Records, 1979).
  • Gerald Wilson Orchestra on album Eternal Equinox (Pacific Jazz Records, 1969).
  • Rhoda Scott on live recording Rhoda Scott – Live at the Olympia (1972).
  • Hubert Laws on album Wild Flower (1972).
  • Pharoah Sanders on album Oh Lord, Let Me Do No Wrong (1987).
  • Dave Valentin on album Primitive Passions (1996).
  • Liquid Soul on album Liquid Soul (1996).

Performed by the Raphael Pannier Quartet with amazing upright bass section by Ben Tiberio

Featuring a mind blowing cast: Frank Gambale, Dave Carpenter, Bill Cunliffe and David Lynch