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Sketches Of Spain

Sketches Of Spain
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6 years, 1 month ago at Nov 9 23:11
アランフェス協奏曲とスペインの古い民謡を元に作曲された曲を演奏。マイルスのトランペットを初め録音はほとんどがファーストテイクを用いている。「スケッチ・オブ・スペインみたいな音楽は33回も4回もやったら、表現したいフィーリングが失われてしまう。」とマイルスはコメントし... read more
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Description: Miles Davis's impact on jazz is almost incalculable. From his early days as a sideman for Charlie Parker, through his groundbreaking Birth of the Cool sessions, to his stunning small groups of the '50s and '60s, through to his electric renaissance, the trumpeter, bandleader, and composer has left a deep mark on all who came after. He is one of jazz's true giants. Sketches of Spain, though one of Davis's most commercially successful sessions, is also one of his most controversial. Re-teaming with arranger and composer Gil Evans, who played such a pivotal role in Davis's 1949 Birth of the Cool recordings, Davis recorded a series ... (more)
Manufacturer: Columbia / Legacy
Release date: 23 September 1997
Number of discs: 1
EAN: 0074646514221 UPC: 971478683623
Tags: Jazz (6), Gil Evans (1), Big Band (1), Composer (1), Trumpet (1), Usa (1), Latin (1), American (1)
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"Gil Evans wrote orchestral arrangements that brought out the best in Davis: his combination of jazz spontaneity and silky-toned lyricism. The Spanish tinge to this material spotlights Davis’s celebrated melancholic strain to perfection. Standout track: “Solea”"


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