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Miles Davis rocks Vienna (1973)

November 3, 1973 - Miles Davis plays with Dave Liebman (ss, ts, fl), Pete Cosey (g, perc), Reggie Lucas (g), MICHAEL HENDERSON (el-b), Al Foster (d) and James Mtume Foreman (cga, perc) at at the Stadthalle in Vienna, Austria

Miles Davis takes his septet to Stockholm (1973)

October 27, 1973 - Miles Davis will share the stage with James "Mtume" Forman* (perc), Al Foster (d), Michael Henderson (el b), Reggie Lucas (g), Pete Cosey (g, perc) and Dave Liebman (s, fl) at Konserthuset in Stockholm, Sweden

Happy Birthday Eddie Henderson. ‘Fusionable’

This day (October 26, 1940), in New York, is born Eddie Henderson, an American jazz trumpet and flugelhorn player influenced by Booker Little, Clifford Brown, Woody Shaw and Miles Davis.Digest Tracklist : Phantoms . w/ Al Foster quintet –…

Miles Davis makes a come-back (1981)

October 4, 1981 - Miles Davis makes a come-back after a six years hiatus at Shinjuku in Tokyo. His band will feature Marcus Miller (b), Bill Evans (s), Mike Stern (g), Mino Cinelu (perc) and Al Foster (d).

Miles Davis plays on the French Riviera (1984)

July 20, 1984 - Miles Davis with Bob Berg (ss, ts), John Scofield (g), Robert Irving III (kb), Darryl Jones (elb), Al Foster (d) and Steve Thornton (perc) is filmed by French television at La Pinède in Juan-les-Pins, France

Miles Davis gathers with Friends in Paris (1991)

July 10, 1991 - Miles Davis and Friends - that is saxophonists Bill Evans, Kenny Garrett, Jackie McLean, Steve Grossman and Wayne Shorter; keyboardists Deron Johnson, Herbie Hancock and Joe Zawinul; pianist Chick Corea; guitarists John…

Miles Davis plays in Tokyo (1973)

June 20, 1973 - Miles Davis is with Al Foster (d), Michael Henderson (el b), Pete Cosey (g), Reggie Lucas (g), James Mtume Forman(perc) and Dave Liebman (s, fl) at Shinjuku Koseinenkin Kaikan in Tokyo

Sonny Rollins plays in Tokyo (1988)

March 30, 1988 - Sonny Rollins performs with Clifton Anderson (tb), Jerome Harris (g), Mark Soskin (p), Bob Cranshaw (b) and Al Foster (d) at Nerima Bunka Center in Tokyo, Japan

This week In Jazz Legends 37

Gerry Mulligan, Herbie Hancock, Miles Davis & Friends, Ornette Coleman, Jean-Luc Ponty, Billy Cobham, Stanley Clarke, Jason Moran, Eliane Elias, Lionel Loueke, Charlie Hunter, Nels Cline & Fred Frith. They are the "Jazz Legends"…

Miles Davis Nonet plays at Village East (1973)

January 12, 1973 - the Miles Davis Nonet - that is Miles Davis (tpt), Dave Liebman (s), Reggie Lucas (g), Khalil Balakrishna (sitar), Cedric Lawson (kb), MICHAEL HENDERSON (el-b), Al Foster (d), Badal Roy (tabla), James Mtume (perc) - is at…

Happy Birthday Joe Lovano. ‘Sounds of Joe’

This day (December 29, 1952), in Cleveland, Ohio, United States, is born Joseph Salvatore Joe Lovano an American jazz saxophonist, alto clarinetist, flautist.Tracklist : Tapestry (2019) . w/ Dave Douglas Sound Prints - The Corner Tavern…

Happy Birthday John Scofield. ‘Sco Hand’

This day (December 26, 1951), in  Dayton, Ohio, is born John Scofield, an American jazz guitarist and composer.Tracklist : w/ Jon Cleary - @Reigenlive (2019) . Icons at the fair (2018) . w/ Uberjam Band - Blue Matter (2017) . w/ Mehldau…