Ballads is a jazz album by John Coltrane released in January by Impulse! Records. It was recorded in December and , and released with. Thumbnail for John Coltrane Quartet - Ballads - All or Nothing at (tracks 6, 8) and Novem (tracks 1 to 5). John Coltrane, McCoy Tyner, Jimmay Garrison & Elvin Jones - John Coltrane Quartet - Ballads - rare MCA Impulse reissue vinyl LP - Music. Jimmy McHugh, Harry Warren, Arthur Altman, Bob Haggart, Gene DePaul, Jimmy Garrison, McCoy Tyner, Elvin Jones, John Coltrane - John Coltrane Quartet. This quartet was formed in Musicians: John Coltrane, McCoy Tyner, Jimmy Garrison, Elvin Jones. Selections: 1. Say It (Over and over Again). Listen to Ballads on Spotify. John Coltrane Quartet · Album · · 8 songs. Ballads. John Coltrane Quartet. Album. 8 songs. 31 min 53 sec. 1. BALLADS () finds John Coltrane's classic quartet (which includes bassist Jimmy Garrison, pianist McCoy Tyner, and drummer Elvin Jones) gathering force. Ballads [Deluxe Edition] [Remastered] [Bonus CD] [Digipak] by John Coltrane (CD, ) · Stock photo · Picture 1 of 1. Of historical note: “It's Easy to Remember” was one of two numbers first recorded by this seminal band, back in December Preview. In fact, Ballads is one of Coltrane's finer recordings with a few caveats. First, it's just a quartet here, a rhythm section and John's saxophone.