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Ken Burns Jazz Collection: The Definitive Miles Davis

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Miles Davis Works (47 items)
list by Koji Ishimura
Published 9 years, 8 months ago 1 comment

Description: A career-spanning collection, the Ken Burns Jazz Collection: Miles Davis contains not only Davis landmarks, but also some modern jazz milestones. First emerging in Charlie Parker's quintet and the hothouse of bop in the late 1940s, Miles Davis soon became the dominant trendsetter in modern jazz, creating new settings for his spare, lyrical trumpet in the cool, hard bop, modal, and fusion movements. The 1949 Birth Of The Cool nonet sessions, (represented here by "Boplicity"), heralded the cool school with its airy, transparent textures. The tougher, hard-swinging "Walkin'" from 1954 is an extended masterpiec ... (more)
Manufacturer: Sony Jazz
Release date: 5 February 2001
Number of discs: 1
EAN: 5099750103326
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Miles Davis Works (47 music items)