The Resource Kind of blue, Miles Davis, (sound recording)

Kind of blue, Miles Davis, (sound recording)

Label
Kind of blue
Title
Kind of blue
Statement of responsibility
Miles Davis
Creator
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Summary
  • The DVD incorporates Columbia staff photographer Don Hunstein's black-and-white still photography of the studio sessions, the voice of Miles at the sessions, and excerpts of radio interviews with Evans and Adderley. There are interviews with David Amram, the late Ed Bradley, Ron Carter, Jimmy Cobb, Bill Cosby, Herbie Hancock (who demonstrates "So what" at he the piano), funk-rocker Me'Shell Ndegeocello, hip-hop's Q-Tip, Carlos Santana, John Scofield, Horace Silver, and many others. It also unearths the group's entire 26 minute in-session appearance on "Robert Herridge Theatre: The sound of Miles Davis, " a CBS television program recorded in 1959 and broadcast in 1960. The documentary was produced by Nell Mulderry, directed by Chris Lenz, edited by Paul Rachman, co-produced by Ashley Kahn, and written by Michael Cuscuna
  • The book includes "Kind of Blue at 50" by Francis Davis ; "The Last King of America: how Miles Davis invented modernity," by Professor Gerald Early of Washington State University in St. Louis ; and a session-by-session transcript compiled and expounded upon by Ashley Kahn
Related
Accompanying matter
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
  • other
Cataloging source
TKL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davis, Miles
Date time place
Recorded Mar. 2 and Apr. 22, 1959, at Columbia 30th Street Studio, New York City
Dewey number
781.655
Form of composition
jazz
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Miles Davis, trumpet ; Julian "Cannonball" Adderley, alto saxophone ; John Coltrane, tenor saxophone ; Bill Evans, piano ; Wynton Kelly, piano on "Freddie Freeloader" only ; Paul Chambers, bass ; Jimmy Cobb, drums
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-1967
  • 1929-1980
  • 1935-1969
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Adderley, Cannonball
  • Coltrane, John
  • Kelly, Wynton
  • Evans, Bill
  • Chambers, Paul
  • Cobb, Jimmy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jazz
  • Trumpet with jazz ensemble
  • Alternate takes (Sound recordings)
  • Jazz musicians
Label
Kind of blue, Miles Davis, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Jazz
  • DVD titled "Celebrating a masterpiece: Kind of blue."
  • Issued in slipcase
Accompanying material
1 videodisc (81 min.) (sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.) + 1 sound disc (analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo. ; 12 in.) + 1 book (59 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 32 cm.) + 1 envelope (6 photographs (b & w ; 8 x 10 in.) ; 1 facsimile of handwritten notes ; 1 booklet ([8] p. ; 21 x 21 cm.)) + 1 poster (folded to 28 x 28 cm.).
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Freddie Freeloader (false start)
  • Freddie Freeloader (studio sequence 2)
  • So what (studio sequence 1)
  • So what (studio sequence 2)
  • Blue in green (studio sequence)
  • Flamenco sketches (studio sequence 1)
  • Flamenco sketches (studio sequence 2)
  • All blues (studio sequence)
  • CD 1.
  • So what
  • Freddie Freeloader
  • Blue in green
  • All blues
  • Flamenco sketches
  • Flamenco sketches (alternate take)
  • Freddie Freeloader (Studio sequence 1)
  • CD 2.
  • On Green Dolphin Street
  • Fran-dance
  • Stella by starlight
  • Love for sale
  • Fran-dance (alternate take)
  • So what
  • Blue colored vinyl sound disc (inserted in sleeve).
  • So what (side A)
  • Freddie Freeloader (side A)
  • Blue in green (side A)
  • All blues (side B)
  • Flamenco sketches (side B)
Control code
ocn275169566
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • other
Edition
50th anniversary collector's ed.
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
886973355220
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
88697 33552 2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • videodisc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)275169566
System details
Compact discs ; DVD
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Kind of blue, Miles Davis, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Jazz
  • DVD titled "Celebrating a masterpiece: Kind of blue."
  • Issued in slipcase
Accompanying material
1 videodisc (81 min.) (sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.) + 1 sound disc (analog, 33 1/3 rpm, stereo. ; 12 in.) + 1 book (59 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 32 cm.) + 1 envelope (6 photographs (b & w ; 8 x 10 in.) ; 1 facsimile of handwritten notes ; 1 booklet ([8] p. ; 21 x 21 cm.)) + 1 poster (folded to 28 x 28 cm.).
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Freddie Freeloader (false start)
  • Freddie Freeloader (studio sequence 2)
  • So what (studio sequence 1)
  • So what (studio sequence 2)
  • Blue in green (studio sequence)
  • Flamenco sketches (studio sequence 1)
  • Flamenco sketches (studio sequence 2)
  • All blues (studio sequence)
  • CD 1.
  • So what
  • Freddie Freeloader
  • Blue in green
  • All blues
  • Flamenco sketches
  • Flamenco sketches (alternate take)
  • Freddie Freeloader (Studio sequence 1)
  • CD 2.
  • On Green Dolphin Street
  • Fran-dance
  • Stella by starlight
  • Love for sale
  • Fran-dance (alternate take)
  • So what
  • Blue colored vinyl sound disc (inserted in sleeve).
  • So what (side A)
  • Freddie Freeloader (side A)
  • Blue in green (side A)
  • All blues (side B)
  • Flamenco sketches (side B)
Control code
ocn275169566
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • other
Edition
50th anniversary collector's ed.
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
886973355220
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
88697 33552 2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • videodisc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)275169566
System details
Compact discs ; DVD
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
DVD

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