Previously released recordings (ca. 1967-1978).
Program notes by Francis Davis (11 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
John Coltrane, saxophone ; with, variously: Eric Dolphy, saxophone ; McCoy Tyner, piano ; Jimmy Garrison, Reggie Workman, double bass ; Roy Haynes, drums.
Recorded live at the Newport Jazz Festival in Newport, Rhode Island, July 7, 1963 (1st-3rd works) and the Village Vanguard, New York, N.Y., Nov. 2, 1961 (4th work).