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The Story Of 'A Love Supreme'

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Christian McBride On 'A Love Supreme' And Its Descendants

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50 Years Of John Coltrane's 'A Love Supreme'

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Turtle Island String Quartet in Concert on JazzSet

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Turtle Island Quartet Takes on 'A Love Supreme'

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Jazz 2005: Kevin Whitehead's Top 10

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Hearing New Music from Monk and Coltrane

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Unearthing Unknown Monk, Coltrane Recording

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New Monk, Coltrane Recording Discovered

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Grunge, Rap Music Added to U.S. Recording Registry

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Elling's Vocal Version of Coltrane's 'Resolution'

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