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Miles Davis : a biography

Author: Ian Carr
Publisher: New York : Morrow, 1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Miles Davis; Miles Davis; Miles Davis; Miles Davis; Miles Davis
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Carr
ISBN: 068801321X 9780688013219
OCLC Number: 8409934
Notes: British ed. has subtitle: A critical biography.
Description: 310 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: List of illustrations-Acknowledgements-Foreword-Miles Dewey Davis-Bird Land-The Birth of the Cool-Cold Turkey-The First Great Quintet-Miles Ahead-The First Great Sextet-Porgy and Bess-Is It Jazz?-After Coltrane-In and Out of the Doldrums-Miles in the Sky-Play What's not There!-Miles Runs the Voodoo Down-Jazz into Rock Will Go --
Live-Evil-Manhattan Jungle Symphony-Postscript-References-Bibliography-Appendix A: Musical Examples-Appendix B: Notes on Repertoire-Appendix C: Discography-Index.
Responsibility: Ian Carr ; foreword by Len Lyons.

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