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Published: 2013/02/21

Miles Davis Final Montreux Concert to Be Released on DVD & Blu-ray

Miles Davis with Quincy Jones and the Gil Evans Orchestra Live at Montreux 1991 will be released on DVD and Blu-Ray on March 19. The concert from July 8, 1991 was the last of Davis’ many appearances at the Montreux Jazz Festival and took place only a few months before his passing. The lineup for the performance consisted of Davis (trumpet), Benny Bailey (trumpet, flugelhorn), Carles Benavent (bass), Grady Tate (drums), soloists Kenny Garret (saxophone) and Wallace Roney (trumpet, flugelhorn), as well as Quincy Jones conducting the Gil Evans Orchestra and the George Grunts Concert Jazz Band. The DVD will be available for $14.98, while the Blu-ray will go for $19.98. A full tracklist can be found below and a video of the Davis and the band performing “Summertime” can be viewed above.

Miles Davis with Quincy Jones and the Gil Evans Orchestra Live at Montreux 1991 tracklisting:

1) Introduction  
2) Boplicity  
3) Maids Of Cadiz  
4) The Duke  
5) My Ship  
6) Miles Ahead  
7) Blues For Pablo  
8) Orgone  
9) Gone, Gone, Gone  
10) Summertime  
11) Here Come De Honey Man  
12) The Pan Piper  
13) Solea

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Shanman February 21, 2013, 11:14:44

Miles David is the poor man’s Miles Davis.

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