Artist: Miles Davis
Album: Kind Of Blue: Modern Jazz’s Holy Grail
Genre: Jazz, Hard Bop, Modal Music
01. So What
02. Freddie Freeloader
03. Blue in Green
04. All Blues
05. Flamenco Sketches
06. Blue in Green (Bill Evans Trio Version)
07. ‘Round Midnight
08. Bye Bye Blackbird
09. Autumn Leaves
KIND OF BLUE was trumpeter Miles Davis’ all-time best seller and one of the most (if not the very most) revered albums in jazz history. In this book, renowned Penguin Guide to Jazz and BBC writer BRIAN MORTON explores the making of this iconic jazz masterpiece.
The book is fully illustrated with classic, rare and never before published photos by such important jazz photographers as Jean-Pierre Leloir, Dennis Stock, Robert W. Kelley, Herb Snitzer, Marvin Koner, and David Redfern, among others.
Also included inside is the CD KIND OF BLUE in its entirety, plus 4 bonus tracks.
Miles Davis – trumpet (#1-5,7-9)
Julian “Cannonball” Adderley – alto saxophone (#1-5,9)
John Coltrane – tenor saxophone (#1-5,7,8)
Bill Evans (#1,3-6), Wynton Kelly (#2), Red Garland (#7,8), Hank Jones (#9) – piano
Paul Chambers (#1-5,7,8), Scott LaFaro (#6), Sam Jones (#9) – bass
Jimmy Cobb (#1-5), Paul Motian (#6), “Philly” Joe Jones (#7,8), Art Blakey (#9) – drums