We'll hear a version of Miles' Bitches Brew recorded during promoter George Wein's 1969 Newport Jazz Festival in Europe tour. This reading of the piece was performaed by a different group to that on the studio sessions that went on to produce the celebrated album Bitches Brew in 1970.
And we'll also hear from new albums by the Jazzgroove Mothership Orchestra, Israeli trombonist Reut Regev, Norwegian saxophonist Marius Neset, the Eric Boeren 4tet and Kit Downes... among others.
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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 and innovative musicians of the 20th century, Miles Davis was, together with his musical groups, at the forefront of several major developments in jazz music, including bebop, cool jazz, hard bop, modal jazz, post-bop and jazz...
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