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Miles Davis

This week In Jazz Legends 15

Herbie Hancock, David Sanborn, Marcus Miller, Steps Ahead, Spyro Gyra, Arturo Sandoval, Wayne Bergeron, Gerry Mulligan, Dave Brubeck, Doc Severinsen, Miles Davis, Chet Baker, Sonny Rollins, Joshua Redman, Brad Mehldau, Wayne Shorter. They…

Miles Davis plays in Hamburg (1990)

July 30, 1990 - Miles Davis (tp, kb) plays with Kenny Garrett (s, fl), Joseph Mccreary (g, voc), Kei Akagi (kb), Richard Patterson (b), Ricky Wellman (d), Erin Davis (perc) at Kunstinsel in Hamburg, Germany

This week In Jazz Legends 14

Sonny Rollins, Frank Foster, John Faddis, Jimmy Smith, Kenny Burrell, VSOP II, Laurindo Almeida, Johnny Griffin, Herbie Hancock, Santana, Gil Evans, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Miles Davis, Charles Mingus, Globe Unity Orchestra, Ornette Coleman.…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 31

Miles Davis & Chaka Khan - Steve Winwood, Arturo Sandoval & Tito Puente - Bob Weir & Grace Potter - John Lee Hooker, Carlos Santana & Etta James - John Lee Hooker, Muddy Waters, Freddie King & Johnny Winter - John…

Chaka Khan sits in with Miles Davis (1979)

July 21, 1989 - Chaka Khan will join Miles Davis and his band - that is Rich Margitza (ts), Benny Rietveld (b), Ricky Wellmann (d), Joe Foley McCreary (g), Adam Holzman (kb), Kei Akagi (b) & Monyungo Jackson (perc) - at "Montreux…

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

We remember John Coltrane. ‘Trane Leaving’

This day (July 17, 1967 ), in Huntington, New York City, died John Coltrane, an American jazz saxophonist and composer.Digest Tracklist : Naima (1965) . A Love Supreme (1965) . Afro Blue / Alabama / Impressions (1963) . Alabama . w/ Eric…

Miles Davis plays at Montreux Jazz (1985)

July 14, 1985 - Miles Davis plays - with Bob Berg (s, kb), Robert Irving III (kb), John Scofield (g), Darryl Jones (b), Vincent Wilburn Jr. (d) and Steve Thornton (perc) - three sets (afternoon and evening) at "Montreux Jazz Festival" in…

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 at Umbria Jazz Festival (1985)

July 7, 1985 - Miles Davis' "Summer European tour" with John Scofield (g), Bob Berg (s, kb), Robert Irving III (kb), Darryl Jones (b), Vince Wilburn Jr (d) and Steve Thornton (perc) stops at "Umbria Jazz Festival", Stadio Curri in…

Miles Davis plays by the Danube (1985)

July 5, 1985 - Miles Davis performs with Bob Berg (ts, ss), John Scofield (g), Robert Irving III (kb), Darryl Jones (b), Vincent Wilburn Jr. (d) and Steve Thornton (perc) at the 1985 Blue Danube Jazz Summit in Hollabrunn, next to Vienna,…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 13

Madonna, David Sylvian, Miles Davis, XTC, Eurythmics, The Go Go's, The B 52's, Queen, New Order, U2, The Clash, Motörhead. They are the '80s Throwback' artists selected among the 361 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in…

This week In Jazz Legends 09

Dexter Gordon, Horace Silver, The Bad Plus, Joshua Redman, Chris Barber, Joe Williams, Eddie Harris, Dave Holland, Quincy Jones, Lalo Schifrin, John Surman, Miles Davis, The Great Quartet. They are the "Jazz Legends" performers selected…

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