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  1. May 24,  · on a bright solid note on the opening track Springville, both Miles and Evans strikes up the big band on a set of richly-textured classic hits, such as The Maids Of Cadiz, Dave Brubeck’s The Duke, the exclusive Miles Ahead, the eclectic Blues For Pablo, Ahmad Jamal’s New Rumba and their two part The Meaning Of The Blues/ Lament medley/5(6).
  2. A masterful meeting of two 50s modern jazz talents – the trumpet of Miles Davis balanced with the arrangements of Gil Evans – with results that have made the album one of Miles' greatest ever! The sound here is completely sublime – as Davis gets all chromatic and spooky over Evans' edgey arrangements – shimmering nicely in a perfect blend of .
  3. Contains the complete original album Miles Ahead, Miles' first collaboration with the Gil Evans Orchestra and probably the best. As a bonus, the complete album Blue Moods, an introspective LP made by Miles with a quintet featuring Charles Mingus and Elvin Jones. Poll Winners. /5().
  4. Jan 08,  · More accurately Miles Davis and the Gil Evans Orchestra, Miles forsakes his trumpet for flugelhorn in a breathtakingly beautiful album. The 10 tracks here are a well chosen mix of originals and covers. On this release it is supported by the short album 'Blue Moods' which fits well stylistically particularly on the simply wonderful 'Nature Boy'/5().
  5. Miles Ahead is an album by Miles Davis that was released in October by Columbia Records. It was Davis' first collaboration with arranger Gil Evans following the Birth of the Cool sessions. Along with their subsequent collaborations Porgy and Bess () and Sketches of Spain (), Miles Ahead is one of the most famous recordings of Third Stream, a fusion of .
  6. Miles Ahead, an Album by Miles Davis + Released 21 October on Columbia (catalog no. CL ; Vinyl LP). Genres: Cool Jazz. Featured peformers: Gil Evans (conductor, director, aka_text arrangements role_id aka_text), Miles Davis (flugelhorn), Bernie Glow (trumpet), Ernie Royal (trumpet), Louis Mucci (trumpet), Taft Jordan (trumpet), John Carisi (trumpet), .
  7. Miles Ahead, album by Miles Davis; Miles Ahead, film about Miles Davis; Miles Ahead, soundtrack to the film; This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Miles Ahead. If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intended article. This.
  8. Apr 01,  · Hi, I have found very few info in the archives regarding the CD releases of this album. I only have the Columbia/Legacy reissue, which is presumably identical to the version on the "Miles Davis & Gil Evans: The Complete Columbia Studio Recordings" box set and features a new stereo remix by Phil Schaap.
  9. MILES DAVIS - Miles Ahead (1 LP) Either as its own or as part of the elegant boxed set collecting all of the orchestral collaborations between Miles Davis and Gil Evans, "Miles Ahead" finds the ripe Davis crossing into previously unchartered lands for him - playing in front of a large-scale orchestra conducted by Gil Evans. revisits the 4/5(3).

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