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The legendary 1960 European tour

Miles Davis (performer), John Coltrane (performer), Wynton Kelly (performer)
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jazz, hard bop/soul jazz
Title
The legendary 1960 European tour
Performer
Miles Davis 1926-1991 (trompet) John Coltrane 1926-1967 (saxofoon) Wynton Kelly 1931-1971 (piano) Paul Chambers 1935-1969 (contrabas) Jimmy Cobb 1929-2020 (drums)
Publisher
Solar, 2016
3 cd's
Playing time
03:53:58
EAN
8436559461085
CDR
JE40392

About Miles Davis

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Miles Dewey Davis III (May 26, 1926 – September 28, 1991) was an American trumpeter, bandleader, and composer. He is among the most influential and acclaimed figures in the history of jazz and 20th-century music. Davis adopted a variety of musical directions in a five-decade career that kept him at the forefront of many major stylistic developments in jazz.

Born in Alton, Illinois, and raised in East St. Louis, Davis left to study at Juilliard in New York City, before dropping out and making his professional debut as a member of saxophonist Charlie Parker's bebop quintet from 1944 to 1948. Shortly after, he recorded the Birth of the Cool sessions for Capitol Records, which were instrumental to the development of cool jazz. In the early 1950s, Miles Davis recorded some of the earliest hard bop music while on Prestige Records but did so haphazardly due to a heroin addiction. After a widely acclaimed comeback performance at the Newpo…Read more on Wikipedia

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