Miles Ahead session details

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May 1980 (1 item; TT = 6:31)
Columbia Studio, New York NY
Commercial for Columbia
Miles Davis Sextet

Miles Davis (tpt); Bill Evans (ss, ts, fl); Robert Irving III (synth); Randy Hall (g, celeste, synth, voc); Felton Crews (el-b); Vincent Wilburn Jr. (d); Angela Bofill's Singers (voc)

1 The Man with the Horn (R. Hall-R. Irving III) 6:31


1 The Man with the Horn
12" LP: Columbia FC 36790, CBS/Sony 25AP 2095, CBS/Sony 30AP 2137
CD: Columbia CK 36790, CBS/Sony 35DP 16, CBS/Sony CSCS 5146, Sony SRCS 9132, Sony SRCS 9722, Sony SRGS 4505, Sony SICP 1234


According to Jan Lohmann, several other titles were recorded at this session, many of which do not include Davis: "Spider's Webb," "Solar Energy," "Space," "Burn," "I'm Blue," "Mrs. Slurpey," "Thanksgiving," "1980s," and a couple unknown titles. Lohmann notes that Davis spent 60 hours in the studios during May-June 1980.

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