Miles Davis Quintet:
Miles Davis (trumpet, flugelhorn), John Coltrane (tenor saxophone), Wynton Kelly (piano), Paul Chambers (bass), Jimmy Cobb (drums)
The Gil Evans Orchestra:
with Ernie Royal, Clyde Reasinger, Louis Mucci, Johnny Coles, Emmett Berry (trumpet), Frank Rehak, Jimmy Cleveland, Bill Elton, Rod Levitt (trombone), Julius Watkins, Bob Northern (french horn), Bill Barber (tuba), Danny Bank (bass clarinet), Romeo Penque, Eddie Caine (woodwinds)
"Blues for Pablo"
Any chance to see archival footage of Miles Davis in performance is a treat, mainly because, for a career that spanned six decades, so little of it seems available. And so EFORFilms, responsible for releasing the Jazz Casual series on DVD, has a sure winner with Miles Davis: The Cool Jazz Sound. Originally broadcast in 1959, this 25-minute television performance brings to...