This Is For You, John is an album by saxophonist/composer Benny Golson, recorded at Vanguard Studio, New York City in 1983 and released the year after. For the recordings, Golson was accompanied by Pharoah Sanders on tenor sax, Cedar Walton on piano, Ron Carter on bass and Jack DeJohnette on drums. The album features tunes associated with, or inspired by the famous American Jazz saxophonist John Coltrane, including ''Times Past (This Is For You, John)." ''Origin'' is an original, composed by Pharoah Sanders.
This Is For You, John is available as a limited edition of 1,000 individually numbered copies on green colored vinyl. The back of the sleeve contains extensive liner notes by Benny Golson, reflecting meetings with John Coltrane and the inspirations behind the songs.
- 180g Audiophile Vinyl
- Sleeve Printed on Heavy Cardboard wtih Linen Laminate Finish
- Liner Notes on Back Sleeve by Benny Golson
- Featuring Pharoah Sanders, Cedar Walton, Ron Carter & Jack DeJohnette
- Made in the Netherlands
- Limited Edition of 1,000 Individually Numbered Copies on Green Vinyl
|Benny Golson||tenor sax|
|Pharoah Sanders||tenor sax|
- Jam the Avenue
- A Change of Heart
- Times Past (This Is For You, John)
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