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If I Were A Bell [Rudy Van Gelder Remaster]
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Solar
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It Never Entered My Mind [Album Version]
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Surrey With The Fringe On Top [Album Version]
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Trane's Blues [Album Version]

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    Although Miles Davis' 1955-1957 quintet had a relatively short life, it went down in history as one of the finest and most interesting bebop combos of the 1950s. It was a group in which different musical personalities did more than coexist -- they complimented and inspired each other. The quintet's front line had two unlikely allies in Davis and the distinctive John Coltrane, whose aggressive, passionate tenor saxophone was quite a contrast to Davis' subtle, understated, cool-toned trumpet. Davis, who was Chet Baker's primary influence and defined cool jazz with his seminal Bi... Read more

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