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Kind of Blue: The Making of the Miles Davis Masterpiece

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Publisher Comments:

This acclaimed tribute to the most popular jazz album of all time is now available in a beautiful 50th anniversary edition, complete with a new afterword by Ashley Kahn. Featuring transcriptions of the unedited session tapes; in-depth interviews with musicians; freshly discovered Columbia Records files; never-before-seen photographs, and more, Kind of Blue is a vital piece of music history-and will be essential for fans and scholars for years to come.

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A stunning new edition, celebrating the 50th anniversary of Miles Daviss timeless Kind of Blue, with a new afterword by the author

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Now in paperback and illustrated with vintage photos, "Kind of Blue" is "a small treasure" ("The New Yorker") and the bestselling account of the creation of a jazz classic. 50 photos.

About the Author

Ashley Kahn is an award-winning journalist and radio essayist, and is the author of The House That Trane Built, and A Love Supreme: The Story of John Coltranes Signature Album. He lives in Fort Lee, New Jersey.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780306815584
Author:
Kahn, Ashley
Publisher:
Da Capo Press
Foreword by:
Cobb, Jimmy
Foreword:
Cobb, Jimmy
Subject:
History & Criticism - General
Subject:
Genres & Styles - Jazz
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
Jazz
Subject:
History and criticism
Subject:
Davis, Miles
Subject:
Jazz -- 1951-1960 -- History and criticism.
Subject:
Music - Jazz
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20070731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.13 in 14 oz

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A stunning new edition, celebrating the 50th anniversary of Miles Daviss timeless Kind of Blue, with a new afterword by the author
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