Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Springsville
3:16
2 The Maids of Cadiz
3:45
3 The Duke
3:42
4 My Ship
4:26
5 Miles Ahead
3:27
6 Miles
5:42
7 Sid's Ahead
13:09
8 Stella by Starlight
4:48
9 Ah-leu-cha
5:49
10 It Ain't Necessarily So
4:23
11 Summertime
3:18
12 I Loves You, Porgy
4:06
13 Straight No Chaser
10:55

Credits

Medium 1

trumpet:
Johnny Coles (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
Bernie Glow (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
Louis Mucci (trumpetist) (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
Ernie Royal (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
membranophone:
Jimmy Cobb (US jazz drummer) (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
flute:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
Romeo Penque (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
bass:
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
alto saxophone:
Cannonball Adderley (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
bass clarinet:
Danny Bank (saxophone) (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
tuba:
Bill Barber (Jazz tuba player) (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
bass trombone:
Dick Nixon (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
Dick Hixson (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
trombone:
Joe Bennett (trombonist) (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
Jimmy Cleveland (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
Frank Rehak (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
French horn:
Willie Ruff (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
Gunther Schuller (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
Julius Watkins (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
flugelhorn:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
arranger:
Gil Evans (track 10)
James Morgan (conductor) (track 11)
Juliette Pochin (track 11)
composer:
Dave Brubeck (track 3)
John Carisi (track 1)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (tracks 5, 7)
George Gershwin (composer) (tracks 10–12)
Thelonious Monk (track 13)
Charlie Parker (aka "Bird", jazz alto saxophonist) (track 9)
Kurt Weill (track 4)
Gil Evans (track 5)
Victor Young (1944) (track 8)
conductor:
Gil Evans (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
lyricist:
Ira Gershwin (tracks 4, 10–12)
Dorothy Heyward (playwright) (track 10)
DuBose Heyward (tracks 10–12)
Ned Washington (1946) (track 8)
writer:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (track 6)
Bill Laswell (track 6)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 11)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 11)
Famous Music (renamed since 2007-05 as Sony/ATV Harmony/Melody) (track 8)
Jazz Horn Music (track 6)
More Cut Music (track 6)
Thelonious Music (track 13)
Warner/Chappell (track 11)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (tracks 10–11)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 6)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1935) (track 12)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 11)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (track 11)
was commissioned by:
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1935) (track 10)
recorded at:
CBS 30th Street Studio in New York, New York, United States (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
remasters:
It Ain’t Necessarily So (master) (1996 remaster) by Miles Davis (track 10)
arrangements:
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 11)
cover recording of:
I Loves You, Porgy (track 12)
Straight, No Chaser (track 13)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 11)
The Duke (track 3)
instrumental cover recording of:
It Ain’t Necessarily So (jazz standard originally from Porgy and Bess; catch-all for unspecified pop and jazz arrangements) (1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18) (track 10)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Doin’ Time (track 11)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 11)
The Bones of You (track 11)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 11)
later translated versions:
C'est l'été (track 11)
Kumm hoit mi Porgy (track 12)
Sommartid (track 11)
Summa is (track 11)
later versions:
Get It Straight (track 13)
It Ain't Necessarily So (from 'Porgy and Bess') (arrangement for 48 violas) (track 10)
recording of:
Ah-Leu-Cha (track 9)
Miles (track 6)
Miles Ahead (track 5)
My Ship (track 4)
Sid's Ahead (track 7)
Springsville (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Porgy and Bess Suite (tracks 10–12)