INCLUDES 4 BONUS TRACKS
This release presents the complete original LP The Miles Davis Quintet & Sextet (CBS SOPM140), containing material from three different Miles Davis sessions recorded for Columbia from 1955 to 1961. All of them feature allstar formations, boasting such names as John Coltrane and Hank Mobley on tenor sax, Cannonball Adderley on alto sax, pianists Red Garland, Bill Evans, and Wynton Kelly, bassist Paul Chambers, and drummers Philly Joe Jones and Jimmy Cobb. Four extra tracks from the same sessions have been added here as a bonus.
MILES DAVIS, trumpet, on all tracks, plus:
[1-4]: John Coltrane (ts), Red Garland (p) Paul Chambers (b), Philly Joe Jones (d).
New York, October 26, 1955 (tracks 1-2 & 4) & September 10, 1956 (track 3).
[5-8]: Julian “Cannonball” Adderley (as), John Coltrane (ts), Bill Evans (p), Paul Chambers (b),
Jimmy Cobb (d). New York, May 26, 1958.
[9-11]: Hank Mobley (ts), Wynton Kelly (p), Paul Chambers (b), Jimmy Cobb (d).
Recorded live at the Blackhawk, San Francisco, Friday, April 21, 1961.
Original recordings produced by Teo Macero (1-8) & Irving Townsend (9-11)
[8,10-11] Bonus Tracks: From the same sessions, not on the original LP
01 Little Melonae
03 Sweet Sue, just You
04 Two Bass Hit /
05 On Green Dolphin Street
07 Stella by Starlight
08 Love for Sale
09 On Green Dolphin Street
10 Bye Bye Blackbird
11 Bye Bye (Theme)
Total time: 76:16