Miles Ahead session details

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August 22, 1957 (19 items; TT = 21:36)
Columbia 30th Street Studio, New York NY
Commercial for Columbia
Miles Davis with the Gil Evans Orchestra
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Miles Davis (flh)

1 Springsville (overdub take 1) (J. Carisi) 2:08

Right channel only until 0:19
2 Springsville (overdub solo 4) (J. Carisi) 1:41
3 Springsville (overdub solo 5) (J. Carisi) 0:41
4 Springsville (overdub solo 6) (J. Carisi) 0:49
5 Springsville (overdub solo 7) (J. Carisi) 0:23
6 Springsville (overdub solo 8) (J. Carisi) 0:31
7 Springsville (overdub solo 9) (J. Carisi) 0:49
8 Springsville (overdub solo 11 (issued)) (J. Carisi) 0:28
9 Miles Ahead (issued overdub solo) (M. Davis-G. Evans) 1:54
10 Miles Ahead (unissued overdub solo) (M. Davis-G. Evans) 1:34
11 I Don't Wanna Be Kissed (overdub solo 1 (fs)) (H. Spina-J. Elliott) 0:20
12 I Don't Wanna Be Kissed (overdub solo 1) (H. Spina-J. Elliott) 0:51
13 I Don't Wanna Be Kissed (overdub solo 2) (H. Spina-J. Elliott) 1:20
14 I Don't Wanna Be Kissed (overdub solo 4) (H. Spina-J. Elliott) 2:05
15 I Don't Wanna Be Kissed (overdub solo 8) (H. Spina-J. Elliott) 3:05
16 I Don't Wanna Be Kissed (overdub solo 19A) (H. Spina-J. Elliott) 1:09
17 I Don't Wanna Be Kissed (overdub solo 19B) (H. Spina-J. Elliott) 0:21
18 I Don't Wanna Be Kissed (overdub solo 19 (complete)) (H. Spina-J. Elliott) 1:08
19 I Don't Wanna Be Kissed (overdub solo 19C) (H. Spina-J. Elliott) 0:19


1 Springsville (overdub take 1)
12" LP: Columbia CJ 40784, Mosaic MQ11-164
CD: Columbia CK 40784, Columbia CXK 67397, Columbia CXK 90923, Sony SRCS 7945/50, Sony SICP 657/62

2 Springsville (overdub solo 4)
12" LP: Mosaic MQ11-164
CD: Columbia CXK 67397, Columbia CXK 90923, Sony SRCS 7945/50, Sony SICP 657/62

3 Springsville (overdub solo 5)
12" LP: Mosaic MQ11-164
CD: Columbia CXK 67397, Columbia CXK 90923, Sony SRCS 7945/50, Sony SICP 657/62

4 Springsville (overdub solo 6)
12" LP: Mosaic MQ11-164
CD: Columbia CXK 67397, Columbia CXK 90923, Sony SRCS 7945/50, Sony SICP 657/62

5 Springsville (overdub solo 7)
12" LP: Mosaic MQ11-164
CD: Columbia CXK 67397, Columbia CXK 90923, Sony SRCS 7945/50, Sony SICP 657/62

6 Springsville (overdub solo 8)
12" LP: Mosaic MQ11-164
CD: Columbia CXK 67397, Columbia CXK 90923, Sony SRCS 7945/50, Sony SICP 657/62

7 Springsville (overdub solo 9)
12" LP: Mosaic MQ11-164
CD: Columbia CXK 67397, Columbia CXK 90923, Sony SRCS 7945/50, Sony SICP 657/62

8 Springsville (overdub solo 11 (issued))
12" LP: Mosaic MQ11-164
CD: Columbia CXK 67397, Columbia CXK 90923, Sony SRCS 7945/50, Sony SICP 657/62

9 Miles Ahead (issued overdub solo)
12" LP: Mosaic MQ11-164
CD: Columbia CXK 67397, Columbia CXK 90923, Sony SRCS 7945/50, Sony SICP 657/62

10 Miles Ahead (unissued overdub solo)
12" LP: Mosaic MQ11-164
CD: Columbia CXK 67397, Columbia CXK 90923, Sony SRCS 7945/50, Sony SICP 657/62

11 I Don't Wanna Be Kissed (overdub solo 1 (fs))
12" LP: Mosaic MQ11-164
CD: Columbia CXK 67397, Columbia CXK 90923, Sony SRCS 7945/50, Sony SICP 657/62

12 I Don't Wanna Be Kissed (overdub solo 1)
12" LP: Mosaic MQ11-164
CD: Columbia CXK 67397, Columbia CXK 90923, Sony SRCS 7945/50, Sony SICP 657/62

13 I Don't Wanna Be Kissed (overdub solo 2)
12" LP: Mosaic MQ11-164
CD: Columbia CXK 67397, Columbia CXK 90923, Sony SRCS 7945/50, Sony SICP 657/62

14 I Don't Wanna Be Kissed (overdub solo 4)
12" LP: Mosaic MQ11-164
CD: Columbia CXK 67397, Columbia CXK 90923, Sony SRCS 7945/50, Sony SICP 657/62

15 I Don't Wanna Be Kissed (overdub solo 8)
12" LP: Mosaic MQ11-164
CD: Columbia CXK 67397, Columbia CXK 90923, Sony SRCS 7945/50, Sony SICP 657/62

16 I Don't Wanna Be Kissed (overdub solo 19A)
12" LP: Mosaic MQ11-164
CD: Columbia CXK 67397, Columbia CXK 90923, Sony SRCS 7945/50, Sony SICP 657/62

17 I Don't Wanna Be Kissed (overdub solo 19B)
12" LP: Mosaic MQ11-164
CD: Columbia CXK 67397, Columbia CXK 90923, Sony SRCS 7945/50, Sony SICP 657/62

18 I Don't Wanna Be Kissed (overdub solo 19 (complete))
12" LP: Mosaic MQ11-164
CD: Columbia CXK 67397, Columbia CXK 90923, Sony SRCS 7945/50, Sony SICP 657/62

19 I Don't Wanna Be Kissed (overdub solo 19C)
12" LP: Mosaic MQ11-164
CD: Columbia CXK 67397, Columbia CXK 90923, Sony SRCS 7945/50, Sony SICP 657/62


This was an overdub session -- Davis playing fluegelhorn over playbacks. The overdubbed parts are included in the issued versions of "Springsville," "Miles Ahead," "I Don't Wanna Be Kissed," and "New Rhumba" on Columbia CL 1041 and equivalents.

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