Endless Miles: A Tribute to Miles Davis

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All Music Guide - Steve Huey
A number of big names in '90s jazz gather to pay tribute to Miles Davis on Endless Miles, with most of the prominently featured musicians owing their primary allegiances to hard bop although not exclusively. The lineups generally vary from track to track, although pianist Geri Allen, ex-Davis Quintet tenor saxophonist George Coleman, drummer Jimmy Cobb, and trumpeter Randy Brecker seem to be the ringleaders. Only two of the selections are actual Davis compositions "So What" and "No Blues", but the other selections -- including "In a Silent Way," "Nefertiti," "Walkin'," and "The Sorcerer" -- are so identified with him that it doesn't really matter. Naturally, nobody plays ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Steve Huey
A number of big names in '90s jazz gather to pay tribute to Miles Davis on Endless Miles, with most of the prominently featured musicians owing their primary allegiances to hard bop although not exclusively. The lineups generally vary from track to track, although pianist Geri Allen, ex-Davis Quintet tenor saxophonist George Coleman, drummer Jimmy Cobb, and trumpeter Randy Brecker seem to be the ringleaders. Only two of the selections are actual Davis compositions "So What" and "No Blues", but the other selections -- including "In a Silent Way," "Nefertiti," "Walkin'," and "The Sorcerer" -- are so identified with him that it doesn't really matter. Naturally, nobody plays Davis like Davis himself, but these are credible interpretations, even if they tend to be more on the reverent and conservative side.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/8/1998
  • Label: Encoded Music
  • UPC: 617701002723
  • Catalog Number: 10027
  • Sales rank: 386,226

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 So What (10:13)
  2. 2 Nefertiti (9:07)
  3. 3 Walkin' (8:36)
  4. 4 In a Silent Way (4:32)
  5. 5 No Blues (11:25)
  6. 6 The Sorcerer (4:36)
  7. 7 Tutu (11:57)
  8. 8 My Funny Valentine (8:54)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Geri Allen Piano
Bob Berg Tenor Saxophone
George Coleman Tenor Saxophone
Robert Irving III Synthesizer
Gary Peacock Bass
Lenny White Drums
Wallace Roney Trumpet
Jimmy Cobb Drums
Don Alias Conga
Adam Holzman Synthesizer, Electric Piano
Foley Electric Bass
Randy Brecker Trumpet
Mino Cinelu Percussion, Drums, Djembe
Al Foster Drums
David Liebman Tenor Saxophone
Harold Mabern Piano
Antoine Roney Tenor Saxophone
Buster Williams Bass
Technical Credits
Bob Belden Producer
Adam Holzman Arranger
Michael Cuscuna Producer
David Hewitt Engineer
Bret Primack Liner Notes
Phil Ramone Producer
Allan Tucker Mastering
David Weiss Contributor
Shanna Busman Art Direction
Jennifer Collins Art Direction
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