Kind of Blue

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Perseus Books Group, 2001 - Music - 222 pages
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This critically and commercially acclaimed tribute to the most popular jazz album of all time is now available in paperback. With transcriptions of the unedited session tapes; in-depth interviews with musicians; freshly discovered Columbia Records files; never-before-seen photographs; and a foreword by the last surviving member of the band, drummer Jimmy Cobb, Kind of Blue is a vital piece of music history—and will be essential for fans and scholars for years to come.

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Review: Kind Of Blue: The Making Of The Miles Davis Masterpiece

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I enjoy jazz writers - scholarly, articulate storytelling. "The Making Of..." details not only the creation of one of the best albums ever produced, but also a study of Miles Davis' career and ... Read full review

Review: Kind Of Blue: The Making Of The Miles Davis Masterpiece

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In a perfect world, every album I love would receive the sort of treatment that Ashley Kahn gives to Miles Davis' Kind of Blue. Kahn's book is 200 pages of impeccably well researched liner notes to ... Read full review

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About the author (2001)

Ashley Kahn is an award-winning journalist and radio essayist, and is the author of The House That ’Trane Built, and A Love Supreme: The Story of John Coltrane’s Signature Album. He lives in Fort Lee, New Jersey.

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