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Don Alias

On TV Today, Miles Davis at ‘Night Music’ (1989)

October 18, 1989 - you do not miss Miles Davis with Kenny Garrett (fl, as), David Sanborn (as), Joe "Foley" McCreary (g), Adam Holzman (synth), Marcus Miller (el-b), Ricky Wellman (d), Don Alias (perc) at David Sanborn’s TV show “Night…

Singing & Playing With Stevie Ray Vaughan

Stevie Ray Vaughan who would have turned 67 today, has duetted with a myriad of blues and non blues artists. We have selected twelve of them. They are Johnny Copeland, Buddy Guy, BB King, Dick Dale, Albert King, Jeff Healey, The Fabulous…

Miles Davis takes his Quintet to Oslo (1971)

November 9, 1971 - the Miles Davis Quintet - that is Miles Davis (tp), Gary Bartz (s), Keith Jarrett (p), MICHAEL HENDERSON (b), Leon "Ndugu" Chancler (d), Don Alias (cga, perc), James Mtume (perc) - performs at Chateau Neuf in Oslo,…

The Miles Davis Group meets in Berlin (1971)

November 6, 1971 - the Miles Davis Group - that is Miles Davis (t), Gary Bartz (s), Keith Jarrett (ep), MICHAEL HENDERSON (eb), Leon "Ndugu" Chancler (d), Don Alias (p), James Mtume (p) - performs at the Berlin Jazz Festival in West…