2004 Various – A Guitars Surpreme, Tribute To John Coltrane

Various John Coltrane Tribute 2004A Guitars Surpreme is a John Coltrane tribute album, released in 2004

John William Coltrane, also known as “Trane” (September 23, 1926 – July 17, 1967), was an American jazz saxophonist and composer. Working in the bebop and hard bop idioms early in his career, Coltrane helped pioneer the use of modes in jazz and was later at the forefront of free jazz. He led at least fifty recording sessions during his career, and appeared as a sideman on many albums by other musicians, including trumpeter Miles Davis and pianist Thelonious Monk.


1  Resolution 5:37
2  Afro Blues 4:07
3  Crescent 4:24
4  Giant Steps 5:01
5  My Favorite Things 6:17
6  Naima 4:18
7  Mr. Syms 5:17
8  Central Park West / Your Lady 5:15
9  Equinox 5:22
10  Village Blues 4:59
11  Lazy Bird 4:47
12  Satellite 5:40



BassAlphonso Johnson
DrumsTom Brechtlein
GuitarJeff Richmann
OrganLarry Goldings

Other Musicians

1 Resolution

Guitar (solo)Eric Johnson

2 Afro Blues

Guitar (solo)Jeff Richmann

3 Crescent

Guitar (solo)Steve Lukather

4 Giant Steps

Guitar (solo)Greg Howe

5 My Favorite Things

Guitar (solo)Mike Stern


6 Naima

Guitar (solo)Frank Gambale

7 Mr. Syms

Guitar (solo)Greg Howe

8 Central Park West / Your Lady

Guitar (solo)Jeff Richmann

9 Equinox

Guitar (solo)Mike Stern

10 Village Blues

Guitar (solo)Robben Ford

11 Lazy Bird

Guitar (solo)Frank Gambale

12 Satellite

Guitar (solo)Larry Coryell

Liner Notes

Producer – Jeff Richman
Producer (Executive) – Mike Varney
Arranged By – Jeff Richman
Mastered By – Paul Tavenner
Mixed By– Paul Tavenner
Recorded By – Paul Tavenner

Concept By – Mike Varney
Photography By – Cassandra Childs,Jeff Richman, Paul Tavenner, Ralph Gibson, Max Crace

Licensed From – Mascot Records
Recorded At – Big City Recording Studios
Mixed At – Big City Recording Studios
Mastered At – Man Alive Music Productions
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Mascot Records
Copyright (c) – Mascot Records (2)
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Irond Ltd.
Made By – Irond Ltd.