Cat No: B0036051-01

available on vinyl for the first time since 1974, alice coltrane’s fourth album is a transcendent masterpiece of spiritual jazz.

recorded in the basement studio of the coltrane family home in dix hills in 1970, the title track is an ode to the egyptian god, ptah (the el daoud meaning “the beloved”). many moments on the album reach what coltrane herself defined the term turiya as: “a state of consciousness — the high state of nirvana, the goal of human life.” pressed at third man in detroit.

  1. ptah, the el daoud
  2. turiya & ramakrishna
  3. blue nile
  4. mantra

Ptah The El Daoud


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Format:LP Genre:Jazz Record Label:Verve Release Date:11/11/2022
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