Definition of Coltrane, John in English:

Coltrane, John

proper noun

  • (1926–67), American jazz saxophonist; full name John William Coltrane. He was a leading figure in avant-garde jazz, bridging the gap between the harmonically dense jazz of the 1950s and the free jazz that evolved in the 1960s.

Pronunciation:

Coltrane, John

/kɒlˈtreɪn/