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Miles Davis - Milestones album flac

Performer: Miles Davis
Title: Milestones
Released: 2001
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Milestones (CL 1193) is a studio album by American jazz trumpeter and composer Miles Davis, recorded with his "first great quintet" augmented as a sextet. It was released in 1958 by Columbia Records. Tenor saxophonist John Coltrane's return to Davis' group in 1958 coincided with the "modal phase" albums: Milestones and Kind of Blue (1959) are both considered essential examples of 1950s modern jazz. Davis at this point was experimenting with modes – scale patterns other than major and minor.

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Milestones was Davis' first album to employ a sextet. Besides Davis himself, the featured players were Red Garland on piano (replaced on Kind of Blue by the incomparable Bill Evans), Paul Chambers on bass, Philly Joe Jones on drums (who also left the sextet before Kind of Blue, replaced by Jimmy Cobb), and most importantly, the dual saxophonists Julian "Cannonball" Adderley and John Coltrane. No wonder everyone on Milestones delivers such a great performance, and no wonder Miles Davis, in addition to redefining jazz trumpet and creating some of the most memorable albums in history, also helped to develop some of the most talented musicians jazz has ever seen.

Miles Davis – trumpet Julian Cannonball Adderley – alto saxophone John Coltrane – tenor saxophone William Red Garland – piano Paul Chambers – bass Philly Joe Jones – drums. Not nearly as famous as Kind of Blue, but featuring the same horn section as the tour de force album recorded in February and March of 1959, Milestones is an excellent precursor to Kind of Blue. Certainly the latter album is universally known as one of the greatest, if not THE greatest, jazz album ever recorded, but listening to Milestones shows the transition period that Miles and his group were in.

Miles, back from Paris where he had recorded the music for Louis Malle’s film Lift To The Scaffold, added Cannonball Adderley’s alto to his quintet. Trane’s cubist abstractions and Cannonball’s bluesy lyricism offered him the contrasts that he was looking for, while his rhythm section provided the intensity of a Formula 1 racing car and the comfort of a limousine for every tempo. Original issue: Columbia LP CL 1193 on September 2, 1958 Producer: George Avakian Engineer: Harold Chapman February 4, 1958 (a) Miles Davis (tpt); Cannonball Adderley (as); John Coltrane (ts); Red Garland (p); Paul Chambers (b); Philly Joe Jones (d) On track 5 only the rhythm section plays. March 4, 1958 (b) Miles Davis (tpt, p); Cannonball Adderley (as); John Coltrane (ts); Red Garland (p); Paul Chambers (b); Philly Joe Jones (d) All tracks recorded at Columbia 30th Street Studio, NYC. Dr. Jackle.

Milestones is Miles Davis' only original sextet recording featuring John Coltrane, Paul Chambers, Cannonball Adderley, Philly Joe Jones and Red Garland. This 1958 masterpiece captured Davis' first modal jazz experiments in pieces like "Straight, No Chaser" and the title track. Both the song and the album proved to be actual milestones in Jazz, as the modalism Davis introduced on this record continued to influence Jazz on a global scale. 180 gram audiophile vinyl.

Tracklist

1 Milestones 2:43
2 Little Willie Leaps 2:52
3 Sippin' At Bells 3:13
4 Why Do I Love You 3:40
5 Godchild 5:49
6 S'il Vous Plait 4:19
7 Moon Dreems 3:08
8 Hallucinations 2:50
9 Darn That Dream 4:19
10 Move 4:37

Companies, etc.

  • Pressed By – DCM
  • Licensed From – Intermusic
  • Licensed Through – ToCo International
  • Copyright (c) – IMC Music Ltd.

Credits

  • Design – Pär Lundkvist
  • Photography By – www.sjobergbild.se*

Notes

Made in the EU

Track 7: Moon Dreams is misspelled. Duration taken from Media Player

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 320470 04720
  • Matrix / Runout: 14030811 tmc 170910
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L052
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 17C4
  • Rights Society: BIEM/n©b

Tracklist

A1 Dr. Jekyll
A2 Sid's Ahead
A3 Two Bass Hit
B1 Milestones
B2 Billy Boy
B3 Straight No Chaser

Notes

Stereo version of the MOVLP744. Then the Columbia Stereo NR should be CS 9428

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 8718469534753

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CL 1193 Miles Davis Milestones ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Columbia CL 1193 US 1958
CS 9428 Miles Davis Milestones ‎(LP, Album, RE, RP, 180) Columbia CS 9428 UK & Ireland 2018
JPCD 2000130 Miles Davis Milestones ‎(CD, Album, Unofficial) ООО "ДОРА" JPCD 2000130 Russia Unknown
JT 945 Miles Davis Milestones ‎(CD, Album, RE) Jazz Track JT 945 Europe 2009
WCT 40837 Miles Davis Milestones ‎(Cass, Album, RE, RM) Columbia Jazz Masterpieces WCT 40837 Canada 1987

Tracklist

A1 Dr. Jekyll
A2 Sid's Ahead
A3 Two Bass Hit
B1 Miles
B2 Billy Boy
B3 Straight, No Chaser

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 764-40837-4

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CL 1193 Miles Davis Milestones ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Columbia CL 1193 US 1958
CS 9428 Miles Davis Milestones ‎(LP, Album, RE, RP, 180) Columbia CS 9428 UK & Ireland 2018
JPCD 2000130 Miles Davis Milestones ‎(CD, Album, Unofficial) ООО "ДОРА" JPCD 2000130 Russia Unknown
JT 945 Miles Davis Milestones ‎(CD, Album, RE) Jazz Track JT 945 Europe 2009
WCT 40837 Miles Davis Milestones ‎(Cass, Album, RE, RM) Columbia Jazz Masterpieces WCT 40837 Canada 1987
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