Miles Davis - 'Round About Midnight






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180 Gram Vinyl Record

Total download size: 398MB Total play length: 39:24

Cover art included, liner notes not included

Recorded while was still signed to Prestige - and still owed the label several albums - finds first classic quintet hitting its stride, cutting an album that set the standard for hard bop. This is classic music not just because it's so exceptionally performed, capturing a terrific group at its peak, but because it perfectly summarizes all the attributes of hard bop. This, for the casual jazz fan, is what a jazz bank should sound like, as' cool trumpet pushes and pulls against the hot saxophone of, with pianist, bassist, and drummer providing supple, sympathetic support. Needless to say , the more sophisticated listener will find much to treasure within the interplay of this group, since it not only captures a phenomenal group at its absolute peak, it demonstrates what hard bop should be - searching, surprising, accessible, but never predictable. This is what makes it worthwihile to jazzbos, but the great thing about this record is that it isn't for snobs. This is vital music that remains lively decades after its original release. While the trio of , , and impresses because of the three albums' sheer drive and sustained energy, this is more concentrated, eloquent, and elegant, perhaps the best way to hear and in a pure hard bop setting.

1. Round Midnight
2. Ah-Leu-Cha
3. All Of You
4. Bye Bye Blackbird
5. Tadd's Delight
6. Dear Old Stockholm

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