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The Miles Davis reader

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Published by Hal Leonard Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Davis, Miles,
  • Trumpet players -- Biography,
  • Jazz musicians -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDown beat
    Statementedited and compiled by Frank Alkyer, Ed Enright, Jason Koransky
    GenreBiography
    SeriesDownBeat hall of fame series -- no. 1
    ContributionsAlkyer, Frank, Enright, Ed, Koransky, Jason
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML419.D39 M554 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 354 p. :
    Number of Pages354
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17248642M
    ISBN 10142343076X
    ISBN 109781423430766

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Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. DownBeat magazine (est. ), the bible of jazz, blues, and /5. The Miles Davis Reader book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. (Book). DownBeat magazine (est.

), the bible of jazz, blues, a 5/5(1). Get this from a library. A Miles Davis reader. [Bill Kirchner;] -- Miles Davis--in the company of Louis Armstrong, Coleman Hawkins, Lester Young, Charlie Parker, and John Coltrane--is one of a handful of instrumental jazz innovators.

Born in in Alton, Illinois. As he develops, the interviews show Davis gaining confidence and stature, showing swagger and becoming the over-the-top, say-it-like-it-is showman that made every interview an event.

The Miles Davis Reader compiles more than news stories, feature articles, and reviews by some of the greatest writers in jazz into one volume. Miles Dewey Davis III ( – Septem ) was an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, and is among the most influential and acclaimed figures in the history of jazz and 20th-century music.

Davis adopted a variety of musical directions in a five-decade career that kept him at the forefront of many major stylistic developments in jazz. The two I am currently reading are Miles and Me and Miles The Autobiography. Both penned by Quincy Troupe.

I highly recommend both. And although not an autobiography, I also highly recommend The Miles Davis Reader, Interviews and Features from DOWNBEAT Magazine.

Edited and Compiled by Frank Alkyer. The Making Of Kind Of Blue: Miles Davis And His Masterpiece. By Eric Nisenson. Buy Now. Amazon - Hardcover; Amazon - Paperback; Amazon - Kindle; Miles: The Autobiography. By Miles Davis with Quincy Troupe. Buy Now.

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If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks. Book This book does not require a rating on the project's quality scale. Click [show] for the full book report for Book:Miles Davis. But with Miles, Davis proves to be his own most perceptive critic (at least about his music before ), and the book is so successful in capturing Davis's voice (including his incessant, if.

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That made me Miles Dewey Davis III, but everybody in my family called me Junior. I always hated that nickname. My father was from Arkansas. He grew up there on a farm that his father, Miles Dewey Davis I, owned. My grandfather was a book-keeper, so good at what he did he did it for white people and made a whole lot of money.

The Miles Davis Reader (Book): This book is a long-overdue compilation of everything DownBeat magazine has written about Miles Davis, a book packed with glimpses into the artist's career as it happened--from the polite young trumpeter making a name for himself, to the bombastic innovator, to the near mythic legend.

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The factors leading to that process are now the foundation of the Miles Davis legend: the dentist’s son born in to middle-class comfort in East St Louis. The fresh acolyte learning trumpet in the fertile, blues-drenched music scene of his hometown.

The sensitive soul forging a seething streetwise exterior that later earned him the title. Though this book is a very good one, compared to Mark Tucker's great The Duke Ellington Reader there are limitations that must be noted.

All the material is exclusively from the pages of Downbeat. The Duke Ellington Reader has two indices (topical and general); The Miles Davis Reader has no index at all.

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