Tracklist

CD 1: Blues & Standards
# Title Rating Length
1 Generique
2:50
2 All Blues
5 11:33
3 Eighty-One
6:17
4 Blues for Pablo
5:20
5 Summertime
3:21
6 Straight, No Chaser
8:59
7 Footprints
9:49
8 Florence sur les Champs Elysees
2:51
9 I Thought About You
11:52
10 Someday My Prince Will Come
5:43
CD 2: Standards & Originals
# Title Rating Length
1 Bye Bye Blackbird
4 7:57
2 My Funny Valentine
14:56
3 Love for Sale
11:51
4 Budo
5:04
5 Miles
5:45
6 Filles de Kilimanjaro
12:04
7 Fran-Dance
5:50
8 Seven Steps to Heaven
6:24
CD 3: Originals & Moods
# Title Rating Length
1 Flamenco Sketches
9:34
2 So What
12:00
3 Water Babies
5:08
4 Saeta
4:58
5 Masqalero
8:54
6 Pinocchio
5:08
7 Summer Night
6:04
8 Fall
4 6:36
9 It’s About That Time
11:28
CD 4: Electric
# Title Rating Length
1 Sivad
3:33
2 What It Is
4:35
3 Ms. Morrisine
4:53
4 Shout
5:51
5 Honky Tonk
5:53
6 Star on Cicely
4:29
7 Thinkin’ One Thing and Doin’ Another
6:48
8 Miles Runs the Voodoo Down
14:01

Credits

CD 1: Blues & Standards

clarinet and flute:
Sid Cooper (1957-05-23) (track 4)
Romeo Penque (1957-05-23) (track 4)
drums (drum set):
Jimmy Cobb (US jazz drummer) (1959-04-22) (track 2)
trumpet:
John Carisi (1957-05-23) (track 4)
Bernie Glow (1957-05-23) (track 4)
Taft Jordan (1957-05-23) (track 4)
Louis R. Mucci (trumpetist) (1957-05-23) (track 4)
Ernie Royal (1957-05-23) (track 4)
Johnny Coles (1958-08-18) (track 5)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1958-08-18) (track 5)
Bernie Glow (1958-08-18) (track 5)
Louis Mucci (trumpetist) (1958-08-18) (track 5)
Ernie Royal (1958-08-18) (track 5)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1959-04-22) (track 2)
membranophone:
Art Taylor (1957-05-23) (track 4)
Jimmy Cobb (US jazz drummer) (1958-08-18) (track 5)
Philly Joe Jones (US jazz drummer) (1958-08-18) (track 5)
flute:
Romeo Penque (1958-08-18) (track 5)
Jerome Richardson (1958-08-18) (track 5)
bass:
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1957-05-23) (track 4)
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1958-08-18) (track 5)
double bass:
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1959-04-22) (track 2)
alto saxophone:
Lee Konitz (1957-05-23) (track 4)
Cannonball Adderley (1958-08-18) (track 5)
Cannonball Adderley (1959-04-22) (track 2)
piano:
Bill Evans (pianist) (1959-04-22) (track 2)
bass clarinet:
Danny Banks (1957-05-23) (track 4)
Danny Bank (saxophone) (1958-08-18) (track 5)
tuba:
Bill Barber (Jazz tuba player) (1957-05-23) (track 4)
Bill Barber (Jazz tuba player) (1958-08-18) (track 5)
bass trombone:
Tom Mitchell (US jazz trombonist) (1957-05-23) (track 4)
Dick Nixon (1958-08-18) (track 5)
Dick Hixson (1958-08-18) (track 5)
tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (1959-04-22) (track 2)
trombone:
Joe Bennett (trombonist) (1957-05-23) (track 4)
Jimmy Cleveland (1957-05-23) (track 4)
Frank Rehak (1957-05-23) (track 4)
Joe Bennett (trombonist) (1958-08-18) (track 5)
Jimmy Cleveland (1958-08-18) (track 5)
Frank Rehak (1958-08-18) (track 5)
French horn:
Willie Ruff (1957-05-23) (track 4)
Willie Ruff (1958-08-18) (track 5)
Gunther Schuller (1958-08-18) (track 5)
Julius Watkins (1958-08-18) (track 5)
flugelhorn:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1957-05-23) (track 4)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1958-08-18) (track 5)
arranger:
Gil Evans (track 5)
James Morgan (conductor) (track 5)
Juliette Pochin (track 5)
composer:
Frank Churchill (track 10)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (tracks 1–2, 8)
George Gershwin (composer) (track 5)
Thelonious Monk (track 6)
Wayne Shorter (US jazz saxophonist and composer) (track 7)
Jimmy Van Heusen (track 9)
Gil Evans (track 4)
conductor:
Gil Evans (1958-08-18) (track 5)
lyricist:
Chris Caswell (San Francisco multi-instrumentalist) (track 7)
Ira Gershwin (track 5)
DuBose Heyward (track 5)
Johnny Mercer (track 9)
Larry Morey (track 10)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 5)
Jerry Leiber Music (track 9)
Thelonious Music (track 6)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 9)
Warner/Chappell (track 5)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track 5)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 5)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (track 5)
Bourne Co. (1937) (track 10)
recorded at:
Columbia Studios in New York, New York, United States (1957-05-23) (track 4)
has remixes:
All Blues (2013 stereo remix) by Miles Davis (track 2)
All Blues (first speed-correct stereo remix) by Miles Davis (track 2)
remasters:
Blues for Pablo (master) (1996 remaster) by Miles Davis + 19 (track 4)
Summertime (master) (1996 remaster) by Miles Davis (track 5)
arrangements:
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
cover recording of:
instrumental cover recording of:
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (1958-08-18) (track 5)
is based on:
is the basis for:
All Blues (English lyrics) (track 2)
Doin’ Time (track 5)
I've Got a Feeling (Pentangle) (track 2)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 5)
The Bones of You (track 5)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 5)
later translated versions:
C'est l'été (track 5)
O meu príncipe vai chegar (Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, 1937) (track 10)
Sommartid (track 5)
Summa is (track 5)
Un jour mon prince viendra (Blanche-Neige et les sept nains) (track 10)
later versions:
Get It Straight (track 6)
part of:
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937 Disney animated film, songs and musical score) (track 10)
recording of:
Footprints (track 7)
Générique (Ascenseur pour l'échafaud) (track 1)
Blues for Pablo (1957-05-23) (track 4)
All Blues (1959-04-22) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Fantasmic! (theme park show soundtrack) (track 10)

CD 2: Standards & Originals

trumpet:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (track 6)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1956-06-05) (track 1)
membranophone:
Tony Williams (American jazz drummer) (track 6)
Philly Joe Jones (US jazz drummer) (1956-06-05) (track 1)
bass:
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1956-06-05) (track 1)
electric upright bass:
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (track 6)
piano:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (track 6)
Red Garland (1956-06-05) (track 1)
tenor saxophone:
Wayne Shorter (US jazz saxophonist and composer) (track 6)
John Coltrane (1956-06-05) (track 1)
composer:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (tracks 4, 6–7)
Bud Powell (track 4)
Ray Henderson (1926) (track 1)
Cole Porter (1930) (track 3)
Richard Rodgers (1937) (track 2)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1963) (track 8)
Victor Feldman (jazz musician) (1963) (track 8)
engineer:
Ray Moore (engineer) (track 1)
lyricist:
Mort Dixon (1926) (track 1)
Cole Porter (1930) (track 3)
Lorenz Hart (1937) (track 2)
producer:
George Avakian (track 1)
writer:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (track 5)
Bill Laswell (track 5)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 3)
Harms, Inc. (track 3)
Jazz Horn Music (track 5)
More Cut Music (track 5)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 1)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 1)
Warner/Chappell (track 2)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (tracks 5–6)
recorded at:
Columbia Studios in New York, New York, United States (1956-06-05) (track 1)
remasters:
Bye Bye Blackbird (original mono studio mix) by Miles Davis (track 1)
arrangements:
My Funny Valentine (arr. Bjørn Kruse) (track 2)
cover recording of:
Love for Sale (track 3)
My Funny Valentine (from "Babes in Arms") (track 2)
instrumental recording of:
Bye Bye Blackbird (1956-06-05) (track 1)
is based on:
Hallucinations (track 4)
is the basis for:
Seven Steps (track 8)
part of:
Babes in Arms (full musical) (track 2)
recording of:
Budo (track 4)
Fran-Dance (track 7)
Miles (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Let's Have Another Party (Winifred Atwell medley) (track 1)
Love Medley (track 3)

CD 3: Originals & Moods

trumpet:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1959-04-22) (track 1)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1967-07-19) (track 8)
membranophone:
Jimmy Cobb (US jazz drummer) (1959-04-22) (track 1)
Tony Williams (American jazz drummer) (1967-07-19) (track 8)
bass:
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1967-07-19) (track 8)
double bass:
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1959-04-22) (track 1)
alto saxophone:
Cannonball Adderley (1959-04-22) (track 1)
piano:
Bill Evans (pianist) (1959-04-22) (track 1)
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (1967-07-19) (track 8)
tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (1959-04-22) (track 1)
Wayne Shorter (US jazz saxophonist and composer) (1967-07-19) (track 8)
composer:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (tracks 1–2, 9)
Bill Evans (pianist) (track 1)
Gil Evans (track 4)
Wayne Shorter (US jazz saxophonist and composer) (tracks 5–6)
writer:
Wayne Shorter (US jazz saxophonist and composer) (track 8)
recorded at:
Columbia Studios in New York, New York, United States (1967-07-19) (track 8)
recording of:
Flamenco Sketches (track 1)
Masqualero (track 5)
Pinocchio (track 6)
Saeta (track 4)
So What (track 2)
Fall (1967-07-19) (track 8)

CD 4: Electric

electric bass guitar:
Marcus Miller (jazz musician) (track 6)
soprano saxophone and tenor saxophone:
Bill Evans (saxophonist) (track 6)
composer:
Glenn Burris (track 4)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (tracks 1, 5, 8)
Randy Hall (Chicago soul singer, jazz guitarist) (track 4)
Robert Irving III (track 4)
is the basis for:
recording of:
Funky Tonk (track 5)
Shout (track 4)
Sivad (track 1)

Release Group

Wikidata: Q7726895 [info]
Wikipedia: en: The Columbia Years 1955–1985 [info]