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Greatest Miles Davis (Universal UCCU 1642/3)

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Title: Greatest Miles Davis
Label: Universal UCCU 1642/3 (CD)
Number of tracks: 22
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Details: January 21, 1949; March 9, 1950; October 5, 1951; May 9, 1952; April 20, 1953; April 3, 1954; April 29, 1954; June 29, 1954; December 24, 1954; June 7, 1955; May 11, 1956; October 26, 1956; December 4, 1957; March 9, 1958

Note: Only tracks on which Davis is present (134:09) are displayed below.

Disc 1: Romantic Ballads
1 It Never Entered My Mind (R. Rodgers-L. Hart) [May 11, 1956] 5:22
2 'Round Midnight (B. Hanighen-C. Williams-T. Monk) [Oct 26, 1956] 5:21
3 You're My Everything (M. Dixon-J. Young-H. Warren) [Oct 26, 1956] 4:46
4 Moon Dreams (C. MacGregor-J. Mercer) [Mar 9, 1950] 3:17
5 Générique (M. Davis) [Dec 4, 1957] 2:47
6 Autumn Leaves (J. Prevert-J. Mercer-J. Kosma) [Mar 9, 1958] 10:57
7 Dear Old Stockholm (Traditional, arr. S. Getz) [May 9, 1952] 4:13
8 Solar (M. Davis) [Apr 3, 1954] 4:40
9 The Man I Love (G. Gershwin-I. Gershwin) [Dec 24, 1954] 7:56
10 My Funny Valentine (R. Rodgers-L. Hart) [Oct 26, 1956] 5:59
11 In Your Own Sweet Way (D. Brubeck) [May 11, 1956] 5:43
12 When I Fall in Love (E. Heyman-V. Young) [May 11, 1956] 4:20

Disc 2: Cool Miles
1 If I Were a Bell (F. Loesser) [Oct 26, 1956] 8:20
2 Love for Sale (C. Porter) [Mar 9, 1958] 7:02
3 Bags' Groove (M. Jackson) [Dec 24, 1954] 11:14
4 Move (D. Best) [Jan 21, 1949] 2:32
5 It's Only a Paper Moon (H. Arlen-B. Rose-E.Y. Harburg) [Oct 5, 1951] 5:20
6 Tempus Fugit (B. Powell) [Apr 20, 1953] 3:51
7 Walkin' (R. Carpenter) [Apr 29, 1954] 13:22
8 A Night in Tunisia (D. Gillespie-F. Paparelli) [Jun 7, 1955] 7:20
9 Oleo (S. Rollins) [Jun 29, 1954] 5:11
10 But Not For Me (G. Gershwin-I. Gershwin) [Jun 29, 1954] 4:36


January 21, 1949
Miles Davis (tpt); Kai Winding (tb); Junior Collins (frh); Bill Barber (tuba); Lee Konitz (as); Gerry Mulligan (bs); Al Haig (p); Joe Shulman (b); Max Roach (d)

March 9, 1950
Miles Davis (tpt); J.J. Johnson (tb); Gunther Schuller (frh); Bill Barber (tuba); Lee Konitz (as); Gerry Mulligan (bs); John Lewis (p); Al McKibbon (b); Max Roach (d); Kenny "Pancho" Hagood (voc)

October 5, 1951
Miles Davis (tpt); Jackie McLean (as); Sonny Rollins (ts); Walter Bishop, Jr. (p); Tommy Potter (b); Art Blakey (d)

May 9, 1952
Miles Davis (tpt); J.J. Johnson (tb); Jackie McLean (as); Gil Coggins (p); Oscar Pettiford (b); Kenny Clarke (d)

April 20, 1953
Miles Davis (tpt); J.J. Johnson (tb); Jimmy Heath (ts); Gil Coggins (p); Percy Heath (b); Art Blakey (d)

April 3, 1954
Miles Davis (tpt); Dave Schildkraut (as); Horace Silver (p); Percy Heath (b); Kenny Clarke (d)

April 29, 1954
Miles Davis (tpt); J.J. Johnson (tb); Eli "Lucky" Thompson (ts); Horace Silver (p); Percy Heath (b); Kenny Clarke (d)

June 29, 1954
Miles Davis (tpt); Sonny Rollins (ts); Horace Silver (p); Percy Heath (b); Kenny Clarke (d)

December 24, 1954
Miles Davis (tpt); Milt Jackson (vb); Thelonious Monk (p); Percy Heath (b); Kenny Clarke (d)

June 7, 1955
Miles Davis (tpt); William "Red" Garland (p); Oscar Pettiford (b); Philly Joe Jones (d)

May 11, 1956
Miles Davis (tpt); John Coltrane (ts); William "Red" Garland (p); Paul Chambers (b); Philly Joe Jones (d)

October 26, 1956
Miles Davis (tpt); John Coltrane (ts); William "Red" Garland (p); Paul Chambers (b); Philly Joe Jones (d)

December 4, 1957
Miles Davis (tpt); Barney Wilen (ts); René Urtreger (p); Pierre Michelot (b); Kenny Clarke (d)

March 9, 1958
Miles Davis (tpt); Julian "Cannonball" Adderley (as); Hank Jones (p); Sam Jones (b); Art Blakey (d)

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