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Miles Davis Gets Tribute From Chicago Dance Company

Kate O’Neil, writing for the Lansing State Journal, has the story of the River North Chicago Dance Company, which comes to Wharton Center Thursday. The highlight of that performance will be the world premiere of ‘Simply Miles, Simply Us,’ a tribute to Miles Davis. The dance was co-commissioned by Wharton Center and the Auditorium Theatre … Continue reading

Art / Media / news

Miles Davis To Get Multimedia Tribute In Southern California

Segerstrom Center for the Performing Arts (formerly Orange County Performing Arts Center) will play host to The Miles Davis Experience: 1949-1959 – A Collaboration with Blue Note Records, a musical event that pays tribute to Miles Davis with live performance, archival images, film and recordings. The multimedia experience traces Miles’ most notable tracks from 1949 … Continue reading


You Can Learn A lot From Miles Davis: Cooking Edition

Regina Charboneau delivers a fine article over at The Atlantic’s website about what a chef can learn from Miles Davis. Writes Charboneau: “What Miles knew inherently as a jazz musician, as cooks often learn though experience and time, was restraint, or, simply put, “less is more.” Here’s Charboneau’s recipe for Broiled Oysters with Beurre Blanc … Continue reading