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July 1970 (4 items; TT = 8:01)
ABC-TV Studios, New York NY
ABC-TV broadcast (C+)
Show chatter

Miles Davis (tpt); Steve Grossman (ss); Chick Corea (el-p); Keith Jarrett (org); Dave Holland (el-b); Jack De Johnette (d); Airto Moreira (perc); Dick Cavett (ann)

1 Introduction (Dick Cavett) 0:56
2 Directions (J. Zawinul) 6:30

Theme stated at 1:55, 2:49, 4:30
3 The Theme (with applause) (M. Davis) 0:25
4 Announcement (Dick Cavett) 0:10


1 Introduction (Dick Cavett)
CD: Electric Blue EB 004

2 Directions
CD: Electric Blue EB 004

3 The Theme (with applause)
CD: Electric Blue EB 004

4 Announcement (Dick Cavett)
CD: Electric Blue EB 004


This short performance was recorded (probably between July 19 and 22) for The Dick Cavett Show. It was broadcast on July 22, 1970.

This was a busy summer: Hampton Roads Coliseum (July 3); Central Park, New York (July 6); Harvard Stadium (July 8); Hollywood Bowl (July 10); Spectrum, Philadelphia (July 15); Randall's Island, New York (July 18); Madison Square Garden, New York (July 25); Shea Stadium, New York (?) (August 6); SUNY Stony Brook (August 16); Berkshire Music Center, Tanglewood (August 18). At the end of the summer the Septet played at the Isle of Wight Festival (August 29).

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