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The Resource We want Miles : Miles Davis, [edited by Vincent Bessières ; text by Franck Bergerot ; with contributions by George Avakian ... et al.]

We want Miles : Miles Davis, [edited by Vincent Bessières ; text by Franck Bergerot ; with contributions by George Avakian ... et al.]

Label
We want Miles : Miles Davis
Title
We want Miles
Title remainder
Miles Davis
Statement of responsibility
[edited by Vincent Bessières ; text by Franck Bergerot ; with contributions by George Avakian ... et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The archetypal jazzman, Miles Davis was considered the twentieth-century incarnation of cool, both in his attitude and in his playing. He established himself as one of the greatest innovators in jazz, a genre he never stopped confronting and departmentalizing through various aesthetic revolutions
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
788.92165092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bessières, Vincent
  • Bergerot, Franck
  • Musée de la musique (Paris, France)
  • Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Davis, Miles
  • Davis, Miles
  • Davis, Miles
  • Jazz musicians
  • Jazz musicians
  • Jazz
  • Jazz-rock (Music)
  • Trumpet players
  • Jazz musicians
Label
We want Miles : Miles Davis, [edited by Vincent Bessières ; text by Franck Bergerot ; with contributions by George Avakian ... et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Musee de la Musique, Paris, Oct. 16-2009 to Jan. 17, 2010, The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, April 30 to Aug. 29, 2010
  • Statement of responsibility from p. [4] of cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
1926-1948. From St. Louis to Fifty-Second Street in search of Bird -- 1948-1955. Out of the cool invention and self-loathing -- 1955-1959. Miles ahead in the studio for Columbia -- 1960-1967. Miles smiles controlled freedom -- 1968-1971. Electric Miles rock distortion -- 1971-1979. On the corner funk beat -- 1980-1991. Star people global icon
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
223 p.
Isbn
9780847835287
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • DSS0011336
  • 664807
Label
We want Miles : Miles Davis, [edited by Vincent Bessières ; text by Franck Bergerot ; with contributions by George Avakian ... et al.]
Publication
Note
  • Musee de la Musique, Paris, Oct. 16-2009 to Jan. 17, 2010, The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, April 30 to Aug. 29, 2010
  • Statement of responsibility from p. [4] of cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
1926-1948. From St. Louis to Fifty-Second Street in search of Bird -- 1948-1955. Out of the cool invention and self-loathing -- 1955-1959. Miles ahead in the studio for Columbia -- 1960-1967. Miles smiles controlled freedom -- 1968-1971. Electric Miles rock distortion -- 1971-1979. On the corner funk beat -- 1980-1991. Star people global icon
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
223 p.
Isbn
9780847835287
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • DSS0011336
  • 664807

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