Miles Davis – At Newport 1955-1975 (The Bootleg Series Vol. 4) (8xLP, Comp, 180)


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Media Conditie: Near Mint (NM or M-)
Sleeve Conditie: Near Mint (NM or M-)

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180 gram audiophile vinyl
8LP box set incl. 4 hours of previously unreleased material from 8 live festival performances
Printed innersleeves
12 page booklet + poster

Miles Davis’ 20-year association as an artist at impresario George Wein’s renowned Newport Jazz Festival is a thriving tradition that will be celebrated with the release of Miles Davis At Newport 1955-1975: The Bootleg Series Vol. 4. The 8-LP box set, comprised of live performances by Miles’ stellar band lineups in 1955, 1958, 1966, 1967, 1969, 1971, 1973, and 1975, in Newport, Rhode Island, New York City, Berlin, and Switzerland.

The newest entry in the critically-acclaimed Miles Davis Bootleg Series, contains hours of previously unreleased material. From Miles’ debut performance at NJF in 1955 (a hastily arranged jam session featuring Thelonious Monk and Gerry Mulligan, that immediately led to the trumpeter’s Columbia signing), to his final public performance of the ’70s in 1975, the box set traces the ascendance of Miles’ music as the Jazz superstar he has become known to be.

The full-length concert performances alone of Miles’ famed “Kind Of Blue” Sextet (with Cannonball Adderley, John Coltrane, Bill Evans, Paul Chambers, and Jimmy Cobb), and second great quintet in ’66 and ’67 (with Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter, and Tony Williams) represent templates that reverberate in jazz and popular music to this day.

. July 17, 1955, Newport Jazz Festival, Festival Field, Newport, RI
A1. Spoken Introduction By Duke Ellington And Gerry Mulligan 1:27
A2. Hackensack 8:02
A3. Round Midnight 6:12
B1. Now’s The Time 8:48
. July 3, 1958, Newport Jazz Festival, Festival Field, Newport, RI
B2. Spoken Introduction By Willis Conover 2:15
B3. Ah-Leu-Cha 5:53
C1. Straight No Chaser 8:48
C2. Fran-Dance 7:13
D1. Two Bass Hit 4:11
D2. Bye Bye Blackbird 9:11
D3. The Theme 2:49
. July 4, 1966, Newport Jazz Festival, Festival Field, Newport, RI
E1. Gingerbread Boy 8:30
E2. All Blues 10:27
F1. Stella By Starlight 7:58
F2. R.J 6:21
F3. Seven Steps To Heaven 4:46
F4. The Theme / Closing Announcement 2:17
. July 2, 1967, Newport Jazz Festival, Festival Field, Newport, RI
G1. Spoken Introduction By Del Shields 0:38
G2. Gingerbread Boy 8:43
G3. Footprints 7:53
H1. Round Midnight 6:42
H2. So What 8:18
H3. The Theme / Closing Announcement By Del Shields 0:20
. July 5, 1969, Newport Jazz Festival, Festival Field, Newport, RI
I1. Miles Runs The Voodoo Down 10:21
I2. Sanctuary 3:53
I3. It’s About That Time / The Theme 9:40
. November 1, 1973, Newport Jazz Festival In Europe, Berlin Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany
J1. Spoken Introduction By Ronnie Scott / Band Warming Up 0:37
J2. Turnaroundphrase 10:57
J3. Tune In 5 4:12
K1. Ife 13:55
K2. Untitled Original 11:31
L1. Tune In 5 / Closing Announcement By Ronnie Scott 6:06
. July 1, 1975, Newport Jazz Festival – New York, Avery Fisher Hall, New York City
L2. Mtume 6:57
. October 22, 1971, Newport Jazz Festival In Europe, Neue Stadthalle, Dietikon, Switzerland
M1. Directions 13:06
M2. What I Say 10:43
N1. Sanctuary 3:43
N2. It’s About That Time 13:21
O. Bitches Brew 11:56
P1. Funky Tonk 25:43
P2. Sanctuary 1:15

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