Miles Davis ‎– Birth Of The Cool

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Tracklist

1 Jeru 3:14
2 Move 2:36
3 Godchild 3:12
4 Budo 2:36
5 Venus de Milo 3:13
6 Rouge 3:16
7 Boplicity 3:03
8 Israel 2:20
9 Deception 2:49
10 Rocker 3:08
11 Moondreams 3:22
12 Darn That Dream 3:26
13 Odjenar* 2:55
14 Ezz-Thetic* 2:56
15 Hi Beck* 3:09
16 Yesterdays* 2:30
17 52nd Street Theme* 4:00
18 Half Nelson* 5:47
19 You Go To My Head* 5:42
20 Chasin' The Bird* 5:43

Notes

Inner sleeve presents some errors regarding songs not included in this edition ("How Do I Love You?", "S'il vous plaît")

DE-LUXE DIGI-SLEEVE EDITIONS

INCLUDES 8 BONUS TRACKS

"Birth of the Cool" (Capitol T762), a seminal album in its time, put together the talents of Miles Davis, Lee Konitz, Gerry Mulligan, John Lewis and Gil Evans, among others. The LP is complemented here with two complete sessions from the same period also featuring Miles with Lee Konitz.

PERSONNEL:

Miles Davis, trumpet on all tracks, accompanied by:

[1-4]: Kai Winding (tb), Junior Collins (fhr), Bill Barber (tu), Lee Konitz (as),
Gerry Mulligan (bar), Al Haig (p), Joe Shulman (b), Max Roach (d).
New York, January 21, 1949.

[5-8]: J.J. Johnson (tb), Sandy Siegelstein (fhr), Bill Barber (tu), Lee Konitz (as)
Gerry Mulligan (bar), John Lewis (2) (p), Nelson Boyd (b), Kenny Clarke (d).
New York, April 22, 1949.

[9-12]: J.J. Johnson, Gunther Schuller (fhr), Bill Barber (tu), Lee Konitz (as)
Gerry Mulligan (bar), John Lewis (2) (p), Al McKibbon (b), Max Roach (d),
Kenny Hagood (vc on 12 only).
New York, March 9, 1950.

BONUS TRACKS:
[13-16]: Lee Konitz (as), Sal Mosca (p). Billy Bauer (g), Arnold Fishkin (b),
Max Roach (d).
New York, March 8, 1951.

[17-20]: Lee Konitz (as), John Lewis (2) (p), Curly Russell (b), Max Roach (d),
Kenny Hagood (vc on 19 only).
Broadcast from the Royal Roost, New York, September 25, 1948.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (String): 8437012830356

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
T-762 Miles Davis Birth Of The Cool(LP, Album, Comp, Mono) Capitol Records T-762 US 1957 Sell This Version
81236 Miles Davis Birth Of The Cool(CD, Album, Comp, Ltd, RE, RM) State Of Art (2) 81236 Europe 2018 Sell This Version
JW 77031 Miles Davis Moon Dreams(CD, Album, Comp, RE) Jazz World Compact Disc JW 77031 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
144489.1151.014 Miles Davis The Birth Of The Cool(LP, Album, Comp, Ltd, RE, Red) Motivator Company Classics Catalog 144489.1151.014 Europe 2016 Sell This Version
CDP 7 92862 2 Miles Davis Birth Of The Cool(CD, Album, Comp, RE) Capitol Jazz CDP 7 92862 2 UK 1989 Sell This Version

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