The Miles Davis companion : four decades of commentary

Format: Print Book 1996
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor - Non-fiction ML419.D39 M75 1996
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor - Non-fiction
 
Call Number  ML419.D39 M75 1996
 
 
Summary
The Miles Davis Companion draws on profiles, interviews, liner notes and original reviews of recordings to give a picture of Davis's work.
Contents
Letter to David Breskin / Elwood Buchanan
The complete prestige recordings / Dan Morganstern
Play the right thing / Stanley Crouch
Homage to Miles Davis / Amiri Baraka
The conception of the cool / Richard Williams
Miles: not in a silent way ; Mile's jazz life / Nat Hentoff
Miles ahead / Bob Brookmeyer
Milestones / Benny Golson
Miles in England / Benny Green
At the Blackhawk / Ralph J. Gleason
An afternoon with Miles Davis / Nat Hentoff
Miles
a portrait / Max Gordon
Miles in the sky / Stanley Crouch
"I don't have to hold the audience's hand" / Arthur Taylor
Miles in motion / Dan Morgenstern
Miles smiles / Leonard Feather
My ego only needs a good rhythm section / Stephen Davis
Miles down the road ; Hangin' out with Daffy Davis / Eric Nisenson
Talking jazz / Ben Sidran
The Danish connection / Gary Giddins
Miles agonistes / Francis Davis
Mad at Miles / Pearl Cleage
Memories of Miles / Marc Crawford
Silence, exile, cunning / Greg Tate.

Additional Information
Subjects Davis, Miles.
Davis, Miles -- Criticism and interpretation.
Jazz -- History and criticism.
Publisher New York :Schirmer Books,1996
Contributors Carner, Gary, editor.
Language English
Description xiv, 274 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-241) and index.
Discography: pages 243-244.
ISBN 0028646126
9780028646121
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