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In honour of the upcoming box set Coltrane '58: The Prestige Recordings, Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City will host a free listening session with a panel of experts on 3 April. This exciting collection chronicles jazz giant John Coltrane's years' worth of sessions for the legendary label Prestige in 1958. Featuring 37 tracks, the forthcoming box will be available on various formats including a 5-CD and digital version due out 29 March and a 8-LP set on 26 April via Craft Recordings.

The evening panel will include Coltrane biographers Lewis Porter and Ashley Kahn as well as surprise special guests who will play tracks from this historical collection and examine how 1958 was a turning point in making Coltrane the legend he is today. There will also be a Q&A and a presentation of archival images.

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