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Kind of Blue
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4 years, 3 months ago at Oct 29 15:09
マイルスの最高傑作。モードジャズの元祖。ほとんどがテイク1。

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2 years, 9 months ago at Apr 14 1:59
Kind of blue is basically a jazz album for people that don't know much about jazz. It's a good jazz album, but it's certainly not the best.
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Description: Kind of Blue is a studio album by American jazz musician Miles Davis, released August 17, 1959 on Columbia Records in the United States. Recording sessions for the album took place at Columbia's 30th Street Studio in New York City on March 2 and April 22, 1959. The sessions featured Davis's ensemble sextet, which consisted of pianists Bill Evans and Wynton Kelly, drummer Jimmy Cobb, bassist Paul Chambers, and saxophonists John Coltrane and Julian "Cannonball" Adderley. After the inclusion of Bill Evans into his sextet, Davis followed up on the modal experimentations of Milestones (1958) and 1958 Miles (1958) by basing ... (more)
Manufacturer: Columbia
Release date: 17 August 1959
Number of discs: 1
EAN: 5099706493525
Tags: Jazz (12), 1959 (8), 1950s (6), Cool Jazz (5), Usa (5), Modal Jazz (4), John Coltrane (3), United States (3), Album (3), American (3), Trumpet (3), Composer (2), Jimmy Cobb (2), The Lounge Lizards (2), Bill Evans (2), Tony Williams (2), Hugh Masekela (2), Jerry Garcia (2), Trumpe (1), Ji?i Stivin (1)
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