Miles in Berlin

Miles in Berlin is an album recorded on September 25, 1964, by the Miles Davis Quintet at the Berliner Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany. It was released in the United States on CD in 2005 and marks the first recorded work of what is commonly known as Miles Davis's ‘Second Great Quintet’ with tenor saxophonist Wayne Shorter, pianist Herbie Hancock, bassist Ron Carter and drummer Tony Williams.

Miles in Berlin
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Live album by
Released1965 in Germany
RecordedSeptember 25, 1964
VenueBerliner Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany
GenreJazz
Length57:23
LabelCBS Records
SBPG 62976(Mono LP)/S 62967 (Stereo LP)
ProducerRudy Wolpert
Miles Davis chronology
E.S.P.
(1965)
Miles in Berlin
(1965)
Four & More
(1966)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic[1]
All About Jazz(favorable)[2]
The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings [3]

Track listingEdit

Original LP track ListEdit

Side 1Edit

  1. "Milestones" (Miles Davis) – 7:56
  2. "Autumn Leaves" (Joseph Kosma, Jacques Prévert, Johnny Mercer) – 12:46

Side 2Edit

  1. "So What" (Miles Davis) – 10:38
  2. "Walkin'" (Richard H. Carpenter) – 10:36
  3. "Theme" (Miles Davis) – 1:48

Reissue CD(COL 519507 2, 2005) track ListEdit

  1. "Milestones" (Miles Davis) – 8:57
  2. "Autumn Leaves" (Joseph Kosma, Jacques Prévert, Johnny Mercer) – 12:37
  3. "So What" (Miles Davis) – 10:27
  4. "Stella by Starlight" (Victor Young, Ned Washington) - 12:53
  5. "Walkin'" (Richard H. Carpenter) – 10:39
  6. "Go-Go [Theme] and Announcement" (Miles Davis) – 1:44

PersonnelEdit

ProductionEdit

  • Original Producer - Rudy Wolpert
  • Recording Produced - SFB Radio, Berlin
  • Cover Photography - Rudy Wolpert
  • Reissue Producer - Michael Cuscuna and Bob Belden
  • Remastered - Mark Wilder at Sony Music Studios, New York, NY.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Miles in Berlin - Miles Davis | AllMusic". allmusic.com. 2011. Retrieved 2 August 2011.
  2. ^ Kushins, Chad (2011). "Miles Davis | Miles in Berlin". allaboutjazz.com. Retrieved 2 August 2011.
  3. ^ Cook, Richard; Morton, Brian (2008). The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings (9th ed.). Penguin. p. 346. ISBN 978-0-141-03401-0.