WorldCat Identities

Davis, Miles

Overview
Works: 2,822 works in 8,610 publications in 8 languages and 89,594 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Jazz  Trumpet music (Jazz)  Interviews  Bop (Music)  Operas  Popular music  Motion picture music  Jazz vocals  Saxophone music (Jazz) 
Subject Headings: Jazz musicians 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Composer, Interviewee, Conductor, Originator, Musician, Singer, Dedicatee, Other, Illustrator, Artist, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Creator, Honoree, Arranger
Classifications: M1366.D38, 781.65
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Miles Davis Publications about Miles Davis
Publications by  Miles Davis Publications by Miles Davis
posthumous Publications by Miles Davis, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Miles Davis
Kind of blue by Miles Davis ( Recording )
197 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This is a remarkable album."--Downbeat
Bitches brew by Miles Davis ( Recording )
124 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zum 40. Jubiläum des Meilensteins 'Bitches Brew' (1970) von Miles Davis erscheint die Platte in einer Sonderedition, in der das ursprüngliche Tracklisting um bisher unveröffentlichte Titel ergänzt wird. Ausserdem liegt eine DVD mit einem Livemitschnitt eines Auftrittes vom November 1969 in Kopenhagen, bei dem Teile des im April 1970 folgenden Albums gespielt wurden. Dieses Konzert ist ebenfalls unveröffentlicht. Die Besetzung ist jeweils beeindruckend: An der Studioaufnahme nahmen neben Miles Davis (Trompete) Wayne Shorter (Saxofone), Joe Zawinul und Chick Corea (beide Piano), Lenny White und Jack DeJohnette (beide Schlagzeug), John McLaughlin (Gitarre), Dave Holland (Bass) u.a. teil. Auf der Bühne spielte das Quintett Miles Davis, Wayne Shorter, Chick Core, Dave Holland und Jack DeJohnette. Mit 'Bitches Brew' stiess der innovative Davis einmal mehr eine neue Tür auf, die Platte gilt - noch mehr als der Vorgänger 'In a silent way' - als Wegbereiter des Fusion-Jazz. ä'Bitches Brew' is so forward thinking, it retains its freshness and mystery in the 21st centuryä (www.allmusic.com)
Sketches of Spain by Miles Davis ( Recording )
123 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miles Davis, trumpet Orchestra Arranged and Conducted by Gil Evans
Birth of the cool by Miles Davis ( Recording )
82 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Somethin' else by Cannonball Adderley ( Recording )
86 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Originally released in 1958
Milestones by Miles Davis ( Recording )
116 editions published between 1896 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Porgy & Bess by George Gershwin ( Recording )
47 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Besetzung des Orchesters siehe Plattentasche
Miles Davis Ken Burns jazz by Miles Davis ( Recording )
163 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A selection of pieces by various composers
In a silent way by Miles Davis ( Recording )
86 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miles ahead by Miles Davis ( Recording )
98 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ken Burns jazz the story of America's music by Ken Burns ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
'Round about midnight by Miles Davis Quintet ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1900 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'Round midnight / Hanighen, C. Williams, T. Monk -- Ah-leu-cha / C. Parker -- All of you / Cole Porter -- Bye bye blackbird / M. Dixon, R. Henderson -- Tadd's delight / Dameron -- Dear old Stockholm / S. Getz
Miles smiles by Miles Davis Quintet ( Recording )
25 editions published between 1966 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miles Davis by Miles Davis ( )
59 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Improvisationskursus for C-, B-, Es- og basnøgle-instrumenter efter Miles Davis-indspilninger
Relaxin' with the Miles Davis Quintet by Miles Davis Quintet ( Recording )
43 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete birth of the cool by Miles Davis ( Recording )
31 editions published between 1972 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bird the original recordings of Charlie Parker by Charlie Parker ( Recording )
11 editions published in 1988 in 3 languages and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bags' groove by Miles Davis ( Recording )
49 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nefertiti by Miles Davis ( Recording )
52 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miles on Miles : interviews and encounters with Miles Davis by Miles Davis ( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gathering 30 most vital Miles Davis interviews--on his music, his life, and his philosophy--this collection reveals the jazz icon as a complex and contradictory man, secretive at times but extraordinarily revealing at others. Miles was not only a musical genius, but an enigma, and nowhere else was he so compelling, exasperating, and entertaining as he was in his interviews, which vary from polite to outrageous, from straight-ahead to contrarian. Many were conducted by leading journalists like Leonard Feather, Stephen Davis, Ben Sidran, Mike Zwerin, and Nat Hentoff; while others have never before been printed, and are newly transcribed from radio and television shows--making this the definitive source for anyone wanting to really encounter the legend in print
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Henry, Cleo

Davies, Miles 1926-1991
Davis, M. 1926-1991
Davis, Miles 1926-1991
Davis, Miles D. 1926-1991
Davis, Miles Dewey.
Davis, Miles Dewey 1926-1991
Davis, Miles Dewey III
Davis#III#, Miles Dewey 1926-1991
Miles.
Miles Davies
Дэвис, Майлс
Дэвис, Майлс 1926-1991
デイビス, マイルス
Languages
English (475)
German (51)
French (13)
Spanish (9)
Dutch (7)
Japanese (2)
Polish (2)
Multiple languages (2)
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