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Miles Davis
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Miles Dewey Davis III (May 26, 1926 – September 28, 1991) was an American jazz musician, trumpeter, bandleader, and composer. Widely considered one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century, Miles Davis was, with his musical groups, at the forefront of several major developments in jazz music, including bebop, cool jazz, hard bop, modal jazz, and jazz fusion.
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Various Artists — Side Effects Various Artists — Side Effects
(Fruits de Mer crustacean 61-64, 2015, 4LP)
Animation — Agemo Animation — Agemo
(RareNoise RNR018, 2011, 2CD)
Animation — Asiento Animation — Asiento
(RareNoise RNR017, 2011, CD)
Bob Belden — Miles Español: New Sketches of Spain Bob Belden — Miles Español: New Sketches of Spain
(Entertainment One EOM-CD-210, 2011, 2CD)
Bob Belden — Miles from India Bob Belden — Miles from India
(Times Square TSQ-CD-1808, 2008, 2CD)
Henry Kaiser & Wadada Leo Smith : Yo Miles! — Upriver Henry Kaiser & Wadada Leo Smith : Yo Miles! — Upriver
(Cuneiform Rune 201/202, 2005, 2CD)
Henry Kaiser & Wadada Leo Smith : Yo Miles! — Sky Garden Henry Kaiser & Wadada Leo Smith : Yo Miles! — Sky Garden
(Cuneiform Rune 191/192, 2004, 2CD)
Henry Kaiser & Wadada Leo Smith — Yo Miles! Henry Kaiser & Wadada Leo Smith — Yo Miles!
(Shanachie 5046, 1998, 2CD)
Miles Davis — Panthalassa: The Music of Miles Davis Miles Davis — Panthalassa: The Music of Miles Davis
(Columbia CK 67909, 1997, CD)
Miles Davis — Doo-Bop Miles Davis — Doo-Bop
(Rhino Records 81227959777, 1992/2014, CD)
Miles Davis & Michel Legrand — Dingo Miles Davis & Michel Legrand — Dingo
(Warner Bros 9 26438-2, 1991, CD)
Miles Davis — Amandla Miles Davis — Amandla
(Rhino Records 81227959814, 1989/2014, CD)
Miles Davis — Aura Miles Davis — Aura
(Columbia CK 63962, 1989/2011, CD)
Miles Davis / Marcus Miller — Music from Siesta Miles Davis / Marcus Miller — Music from Siesta
(Warner Bros 8122-79576-9, 1987/2014, CD)
Miles Davis — Tutu Miles Davis — Tutu
(Rhino Records 81227959791, 1986/2014, CD)
Miles Davis — You're under Arrest Miles Davis — You're under Arrest
(Columbia CD 26447, 1985/1991, CD)
Miles Davis — Decoy Miles Davis — Decoy
(Columbia 468702 2, 1984/1991, CD)
Miles Davis — Star People Miles Davis — Star People
(Columbia CD 25395, 1983/1997, CD)
Miles Davis — We Want Miles Miles Davis — We Want Miles
(Columbia 8869791482-18, 1982/2011, 2CD)
Miles Davis — The Man with the Horn Miles Davis — The Man with the Horn
(Columbia CK 36790, 1981/2000, CD)
Miles Davis — Big Fun Miles Davis — Big Fun
(Columbia C2K 63973, 1974/2000, 2CD)
Miles Davis — Dark Magus - Live at Carnegie Hall Miles Davis — Dark Magus - Live at Carnegie Hall
(Columbia C2K 65137, 1974/1997, 2CD)
Miles Davis — Get up with It Miles Davis — Get up with It
(Columbia C2K 63970, 1974/2000, 2CD)
Miles Davis — On the Corner Miles Davis — On the Corner
(Columbia CK 63980, 1972/2000, CD)
Miles Davis — Jack Johnson (aka A Tribute to Jack Johnson) Miles Davis — Jack Johnson (aka A Tribute to Jack Johnson)
(Columbia CK 93599, 1971/2005, CD)
Miles Davis — Live-Evil Miles Davis — Live-Evil
(Columbia C2K 65135, 1971/1997, 2CD)
Miles Davis — Bitches Brew Miles Davis — Bitches Brew
(Columbia C2K 65774, 1970/1999, 2CD)
Miles Davis — Bitches Brew 40th Anniversary Miles Davis — Bitches Brew 40th Anniversary
(Columbia 88875079792, 1970/2015, 3CD+DVD)
Miles Davis — Bitches Brew Live Miles Davis — Bitches Brew Live
(Columbia 88697 81485 2, 1970/2011, CD)
Miles Davis — The Complete Bitches Brew Sessions Miles Davis — The Complete Bitches Brew Sessions
(Columbia C4K 65570, 1970/1998, 4CD)
Miles Davis — Fillmore East, New York City, NY 3/6/70 Miles Davis — Fillmore East, New York City, NY 3/6/70
((Not on label) no# (bootlegs only), 1970, DL)
Miles Davis — Live at the Fillmore East (March 7, 1970) - It's About That Time Miles Davis — Live at the Fillmore East (March 7, 1970) - It's About That Time
(Columbia C2K 85191, 1970/2001, 2CD)
Miles Davis — Filles de Kilimanjaro Miles Davis — Filles de Kilimanjaro
(Columbia CK 86555, 1969/2002, CD)
Miles Davis — In a Silent Way Miles Davis — In a Silent Way
(Columbia CK 86556, 1969/2002, CD)
Miles Davis — Water Babies Miles Davis — Water Babies
(Columbia CK 86557, 1969/2002, CD)
Miles Davis — Miles in the Sky Miles Davis — Miles in the Sky
(Columbia CK 65684, 1968/1998, CD)
Miles Davis — Nefertiti Miles Davis — Nefertiti
(Columbia CK 65681, 1967/1998, CD)
Miles Davis — Sorcerer Miles Davis — Sorcerer
(Columbia CK 65680, 1967/1998, CD)
Miles Davis — E.S.P. Miles Davis — E.S.P.
(Columbia CK 46863, 1965/1998, CD)
Miles Davis — Kind of Blue Miles Davis — Kind of Blue
(Columbia CK 64935, 1959/1997, CD)
Miles Davis — The Complete Birth of the Cool Miles Davis — The Complete Birth of the Cool
(Capitol CDP 7243 4 94550 2 3, 1956/1998, CD)

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