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The Complete Birth of the Cool

Miles Davis

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Contents

Denzil Best: Move

Work length2:34
  • Miles Davis (trumpet), Max Roach (drums), Joe Shulman (double bass), Al Haig (piano), Kai Winding (trombone), Junior Collins (french horn), John Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone)
  • Recorded: 1949-01-21
  • Recording Venue: New York City, NY

Mulligan: Jeru

Work length3:13
  • Miles Davis (trumpet), Joe Shulman (double bass), Max Roach (drums), Al Haig (piano), Kai Winding (trombone), Junior Collins (french horn), John Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone)
  • Recorded: 1949-01-21
  • Recording Venue: New York City, NY

Chummy MacGregor, Johnny Mercer: Moon Dreams

Work length3:20
  • Miles Davis (trumpet), Gunther Schuller (french horn), Al McKibbon (double bass), J.J. Johnson (trombone), John Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone), Max Roach (drums)
  • Recorded: 1950-03-09
  • Recording Venue: New York City, NY

Mulligan: Venus De Milo

Work length3:12
  • Miles Davis (trumpet), Nelson Boyd (double bass), Kenny Clarke (drums), John Lewis (piano), J.J. Johnson (trombone), Sandy Siegelstein (french horn), Bill Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone)
  • Recorded: 1949-04-22
  • Recording Venue: New York City, NY

Bud Powell, Miles Davis: Budo

Work length2:35
  • Miles Davis (trumpet), Max Roach (drums), Joe Shulman (double bass), Al Haig (piano), Kai Winding (trombone), Junior Collins (french horn), John Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone)
  • Recorded: 1949-01-21
  • Recording Venue: New York City, NY

Davis, M: Deception

Work length2:49
  • Miles Davis (trumpet), Max Roach (drums), Gunther Schuller (french horn), Al McKibbon (double bass), John Lewis (piano), J.J. Johnson (trombone), John Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone)
  • Recorded: 1950-03-09
  • Recording Venue: New York City, NY

George Wallington: Godchild

Work length3:10
  • Miles Davis (trumpet), Joe Shulman (double bass), Max Roach (drums), Al Haig (piano), Kai Winding (trombone), Junior Collins (french horn), John Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone)
  • Recorded: 1949-01-21
  • Recording Venue: New York City, NY

Cleo Henry: Boplicity

Work length3:01
  • Miles Davis (trumpet), Kenny Clarke (drums), Nelson Boyd (double bass), John Lewis (piano), Sandy Siegelstein (french horn), J.J. Johnson (trombone), Bill Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone)
  • Recorded: 1949-04-11
  • Recording Venue: New York City, NY

Mulligan: Rocker

Work length3:06
  • Miles Davis (trumpet), Max Roach (drums), Gunther Schuller (french horn), Al McKibbon (double bass), John Lewis (piano), J.J. Johnson (trombone), John Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone)
  • Recorded: 1950-03-09
  • Recording Venue: New York City, NY

Johnny Carisi: Israel

Work length2:18
  • Miles Davis (trumpet), Gunther Schuller (french horn), Al McKibbon (double bass), J.J. Johnson (trombone), John Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone), Max Roach (drums)
  • Recorded: 1949-04-22
  • Recording Venue: New York City, NY

Lewis, John: Rouge

Work length3:15
  • Miles Davis (trumpet), Max Roach (drums), Gunther Schuller (french horn), Al McKibbon (double bass), J.J. Johnson (trombone), John Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone), John Lewis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1949-04-22
  • Recording Venue: New York City, NY

Heusen: Darn that dream

Work length3:24
  • Miles Davis (trumpet), Kenny "Pancho" Hagood (vocals), Gunther Schuller (french horn), Max Roach (drums), Al McKibbon (double bass), J.J. Johnson (trombone), John Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone)
  • Recorded: 1950-03-09
  • Recording Venue: New York City, NY

Evans, G: Birth Of The Cool Theme

Work length0:17
  • Miles Davis, Max Roach (drums), John Lewis (piano), Junior Collins (french horn), Mike Zwerin (trombone), Bill Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone), Al McKibbon (double bass)
  • Recorded: 1948-09-04
  • Recording Venue: Royal Roost, New York City, NY

Spoken Word: Symphony Sid Annouces The Band

Work length1:02
  • Miles Davis, Symphony Sid
  • Recorded: 1948-09-04
  • Recording Venue: "The Royal Roost", 1580 Broadway, New York City, NY

Denzil Best: Move

Work length3:42
  • Miles Davis, Max Roach (drums), Al McKibbon (double bass), John Lewis (piano), Junior Collins (french horn), Mike Zwerin (trombone), Bill Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone)
  • Recorded: 1948-09-04
  • Recording Venue: "The Royal Roost", 1580 Broadway, New York City, NY

George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, Buddy DeSylva: Why Do I Love You

Work length3:42
  • Miles Davis, Kenny "Pancho" Hagood (vocals), Max Roach (drums), Al McKibbon (double bass), Junior Collins (french horn), Mike Zwerin (trombone), Bill Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone), John Lewis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1948-09-04
  • Recording Venue: "The Royal Roost", 1580 Broadway, New York City, NY

George Wallington: Godchild

Work length5:51
  • Miles Davis, Max Roach (drums), Al McKibbon (double bass), John Lewis (piano), Mike Zwerin (trombone), Junior Collins (french horn), Bill Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone)
  • Recorded: 1948-09-04
  • Recording Venue: "The Royal Roost", 1580 Broadway, New York City, NY

Spoken Word: Symphony Sid Introduction

Work length0:25
  • Miles Davis, Symphony Sid
  • Recorded: 1948-09-04
  • Recording Venue: "The Royal Roost", 1580 Broadway, New York City, NY

Lewis, John: S'il Vous Plait

Work length4:23
  • Miles Davis, Max Roach (drums), Al McKibbon (double bass), John Lewis (piano), Junior Collins (french horn), Mike Zwerin (trombone), Bill Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone)
  • Recorded: 1948-09-04
  • Recording Venue: "The Royal Roost", 1580 Broadway, New York City, NY

Chummy MacGregor, Johnny Mercer: Moon Dreams

Work length3:07
  • Miles Davis (trumpet), Max Roach (drums), John Lewis (piano), Junior Collins (french horn), Mike Zwerin (trombone), Bill Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone), Al McKibbon (double bass)
  • Recorded: 1948-09-04
  • Recording Venue: "The Royal Roost", 1580 Broadway, New York City, NY

Bud Powell, Miles Davis: Budo (Hallucinations)

Work length3:26
  • Miles Davis, Max Roach (drums), Symphony Sid (narrator), Al McKibbon (double bass), Junior Collins (french horn), Mike Zwerin (trombone), Bill Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone), John Lewis (piano)
  • Recorded: 1948-09-04
  • Recording Venue: "The Royal Roost", 1580 Broadway, New York City, NY

Heusen: Darn that dream

Work length4:23
  • Miles Davis, Kenny "Pancho" Hagood (vocals), Max Roach (drums), Al McKibbon (double bass), John Lewis (piano), Junior Collins (french horn), Mike Zwerin (trombone), Bill Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone)
  • Recorded: 1948-09-18
  • Recording Venue: "The Royal Roost", 1580 Broadway, New York City, NY

Denzil Best: Move

Work length4:49
  • Miles Davis, Max Roach (drums), Al McKibbon (double bass), John Lewis (piano), Junior Collins (french horn), Mike Zwerin (trombone), Bill Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone)
  • Recorded: 1948-09-18
  • Recording Venue: "The Royal Roost", 1580 Broadway, New York City, NY

Chummy MacGregor, Johnny Mercer: Moon Dreams

Work length3:46
  • Miles Davis, Max Roach (drums), John Lewis (piano), Junior Collins (french horn), Mike Zwerin (trombone), Bill Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone), Al McKibbon (double bass)
  • Recorded: 1948-09-18
  • Recording Venue: "The Royal Roost", 1580 Broadway,New York City, NY

Bud Powell, Miles Davis: Budo (Hallucinations)

Work length4:21
  • Miles Davis, Max Roach (drums), Al McKibbon (double bass), John Lewis (piano), Junior Collins (french horn), Mike Zwerin (trombone), Bill Barber (tuba), Lee Konitz (alto saxophone), Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone)
  • Recorded: 1948-09-18
  • Recording Venue: "The Royal Roost", 1580 Broadway, New York City, NY