Miles Davis and Gil Evans

From Studio 61 in NYC

 

New York, April 1959



Exemplary television program with the Miles Davis Quintet featuring John Coltrane, Wynton Kelly, Paul Chambers and Jimmy Cobb, and including the Gil Evans Orchestra.

“The Sound of Miles Davis” (New York, April 2, 1959)

Set List:

1. “The Duke”
2. “Blues for Pablo”
3. “New Rhumba”

Personnel:

Miles Davis, trumpet
John Coltrane, tenor sax
Wynton Kelly, piano
Paul Chambers, bass
Jimmy Cobb, drum
Ernie Royal, trumpet
Clyde Reasinger, trumet
Louis Mucci, trumpet
Johnny Coles, trumpet
Emmett Berry, trumpet
Frank Rehak, trumbone
Jimmy Cleveland, trubone
Bill Elton, trombone
Rod Levitt, trombone
Julius Watkins, french horn
Bob Northern, french horn
Bill Barber, tuba
Danny Bank, bass clarinet
Romeo Penque, woodwinds
Eddie Caine, woodwinds