Miles Ahead session details

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January 17, 1949 (8 items; TT = 19:07)
WPIX Studio, New York NY
WPIX radio broadcast (B)
All-Star jam session
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Miles Davis (tpt); Kai Winding (tb); Buddy De Franco (cl); Eli "Lucky" Thompson (ts); Charlie Ventura (ts, bs); Al Haig (p); Teddy Wilson (p); Oscar Pettiford (b); Shelly Manne (d); Unknown (ann)

1 The Squirrel (T. Dameron) 4:20
2 Introduction 0:04
3 Fine and Dandy (P. James-K. Swift) 2:20

Wilson and Manne (duet)
4 Introduction 0:09
5 Anthropology (D. Gillespie-C. Parker) 3:35
6 Body and Soul (J.W. Green-E. Heyman-R. Sour-F. Eyton) 4:54
7 Introduction 0:05
8 How High the Moon (incomplete) (N. Hamilton-M. Lewis) 3:40

Fade out at 3:40


1 The Squirrel
CD: Royal Jazz RJD-514, FAP 001/3

2 Introduction
CD: FAP 001/3

3 Fine and Dandy
CD: FAP 001/3

4 Introduction
CD: Royal Jazz RJD-514, FAP 001/3

5 Anthropology
CD: Royal Jazz RJD-514, FAP 001/3

6 Body and Soul
CD: Royal Jazz RJD-514, FAP 001/3

7 Introduction
12" LP: Big Molly CVRR 8294
CD: Royal Jazz RJD-514, FAP 001/3

8 How High the Moon (incomplete)
12" LP: Big Molly CVRR 8294
CD: Royal Jazz RJD-514, FAP 001/3


With the exception of Teddy Wilson, this is a subset of an Oscar Pettiford-led All-Star group booked for three weeks (January 5-24) at the Clique Club on Broadway.

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