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The Legacy Of The 1955-56 Miles Davis Quintet

Mick Carlon has penned an absolutely terrific article for JazzTimes about the Miles Davis Quintet of 1955-1956. Carlon revisits the legacy of the trumpeter’s influential group with John Coltrane, Red Garland, Paul Chambers and Philly Joe Jones. Here’s a snippet: The quintet—or, as many critics referred to it: The Quintet—recorded their first-to-be-released album on November … Continue reading