Here is a brief bit on this classis John Coltrane song and album, Giant Steps from Wikipedia.
"Giant Steps was the fifth studio album by jazz musician John Coltrane as leader, released in February 1960 on Atlantic Records, catalogue SD 1311. This was his first album as leader for his new label Atlantic Records. Many of its tracks have become practice templates for jazz saxophonists. In 2004, it was one of fifty recordings chosen that year by the Library of Congress to be added to the National Recording Registry. It attained gold record status in 2018, having sold 500,000 copies."
"Giant Steps is a jazz composition by American saxophonist John Coltrane. It was first recorded in 1959 and released on the 1960 album Giant Steps. The composition features a cyclic chord pattern that has come to be known as Coltrane changes. The composition has become a jazz standard and has been covered by many artists."
My Ukulele Version
I've long played this song and have a cool arrangement that I do on ukulele. And, it is available right here on LearningUkulele.com. Give it a go and impress your ukulele friends.
I still struggle a lot with soloing over it. But, I keep working on it.
The famous Philadelphia jazz guitarts Jimmy Bruno. who has recorded and performs an amazing solo version of this has siad. Giant Step is like a test that you know you should have studded for."
Enjoy this Ukulele version of Giant Steps and checkout the web page for the lead sheet and TAB -->.