MILES DAVIS - MILES AHEAD =MONO=

MILES DAVIS

MILES AHEAD =MONO=

1LP
Miles Davis & Gil Evans team up for three big band releases. In mono!
  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Mono edition
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Catalog # : MOVLP691Format : 1 LP, 180 gramReleasedate : 2013-02-04
Barcode : 8718469532087Sleeve : 3mmOriginal Release : 1957 

Side A

1. Springsville
2. The Maids Of Cadiz
3. The Duke
4. My Ship
5. Miles Ahead

Side B

1. Blues For Pablo
2. New Rhumba
3. The Meaning Of The Blues
4. Lament
5. I Don't Wanna Be Kissed (By Anyone But You)

Miles Ahead (1957) marks the start of Miles' collaboration with Gil Evans, orchestra arranger and conductor whose combined forces also yielded Sketches Of Spain [MOVLP692] and Porgy & Bess [MOVLP690].

In a time where Big Bands were no longer fashionable, the duo forged their own path anyway and put a 19-piece band behind Davis. The ballads "Miles Ahead'' and "Blues for Pablo" showcase Miles's sensitive side, which shines through fully on these songs in particular.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Mono edition