Miles Ahead session details

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November 25, 1968 (3 items; TT = 16:39)
Columbia Studio B, New York NY
Commercial for Columbia
Miles Davis Studio Group

Miles Davis (tpt); Wayne Shorter (ts); Chick Corea (el-p); Herbie Hancock (el-p); Josef Zawinul (org); Dave Holland (b); Tony Williams (d)

1 Splashdown (M. Davis) 7:59
2 Interlude 1 (M. Davis) 3:46
3 Interlude 2 (M. Davis) 4:54


1 Splashdown
12" LP: Mosaic MQ5-209
CD: Columbia C3K 65362, Columbia C3K 90921, Sony SICP 35/7, Sony SICP 924/6


Another keyboard added to the mix. This is Josef Zawinul's first session with Davis, beginning a partnership that lasted into 1970. Here the organ occasionally doubles the bass and generally adds a late-1960s pop feel.

The two rejected interludes do not include Davis or Shorter.

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