‘Miles Davis at Fillmore’ is a live album recorded on June 17 – 20, 1970 at the Fillmore East in New York and released in December 1970 by Columbia.
Track Listing : 1.Directions (Joe Zawinul) – 02:29 . 2.Bitches Brew (Miles Davis) – 00:53 . 3.The Mask (Miles Davis) – 01:35) . 4.It’S About That Time (Miles Davis) – 08:12 . 5.Bitches Brew/The Theme (Miles Davis) – 10:55) . 6.Directions (Joe Zawinul) – 05:35 . 7.The Mask (Miles Davis) – 09:50 . 8.It’S About That Time (Miles Davis) – 11:22
Musicians : Miles Davis – Trumpet . Steve Grossman – Tenor And Soprano Sax . Chick Corea – Fender Rhodes Electric Piano . Keith Jarrett – Electronic Organ . Dave Holland – Acoustic And Electric Bass . Jack Dejohnette – Drums . Airto Moreira – Percussion, Cuica
Production : Produced By Teo Macero . Stan Tonkel – Engineer . Russ Payne – Mixing
Package : Nick Fasciano – Original Cover Design . Jim Marshall- Cover Photography . Don Hunstein – Liner Notes, Photography
Recorded On June 17–20, 1970 At The Fillmore East, New York.
Released In December 1970 By Columbia.
And I thought Bitches Brew was unfocused. Well, it was–and it was also pretty great. This is more unfocusedand not great. […]
Now, however, with some distance, I can get into a lot of these grooves. Particularly in the longer excursions, one can get a real sense of the manic energy of these shows. Keith Jarrett and Chick Corea are especially driving forces on organ and electric piano respectively and when they get to take charge of a song, it becomes a firestorm. […]
Organically, in a live setting, it isn’t the way Miles worked; pieces would evolve, slowly, with a kind of spooky continuity. […]