The Making of Kind of Blue
The Making of Kind of Blue
Miles Davis and His Masterpiece
Eric Nisenson



From the moment it was recorded more than 40 years ago, Miles Daviss Kind of Blue was hailed as a jazz classic. To this day it remains the bestselling jazz album of all time. The Making of Kind of Blue is an exhaustively researched examination of how this masterpiece was born. Recorded with Bill Evans, John Coltrane, George Russell, Cannonball Adderly and Miles himself, the album represented some of the real giants of the jazz world at a time when they were at the top of their musical game. The end result was a recording that would forever change the face of music.

Title The Making of Kind of Blue
Subtitle Miles Davis and His Masterpiece
Author Eric Nisenson
Publisher St. Martin's Griffin
Title First Published 05 October 2001
Format Paperback
Nb of pages 256 p.
ISBN-10 031228408X
ISBN-13 9780312284084
Publication Date 05 October 2001
Main content page count 256
Weight 16 oz.
List Price $18.99
 


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