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Miles Ahead session details

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October 1-15, 1970 (4 items; TT = 8:58)
NBC-TV Studios, Los Angeles CA
NBC-TV broadcast (B-)
Show chatter

Miles Davis (tpt); Gary Bartz (ss, as); Keith Jarrett (el-p, org); Michael Henderson (el-b); Jack De Johnette (d); Airto Moreira (perc); Jumma Santos [Jim Riley] (perc); Bill Cosby (ann)

1 Introduction (Bill Cosby) 0:20
2 Directions (J. Zawinul) 2:04

Theme stated at 1:40
3 Honky Tonk (incomplete) (M. Davis) 6:29
4 Announcement (Bill Cosby) 0:05


1 Introduction (Bill Cosby)
CD: Electric Blue EB 004

2 Directions
CD: Electric Blue EB 004

3 Honky Tonk (incomplete)
CD: Electric Blue EB 004

4 Announcement (Bill Cosby)
CD: Electric Blue EB 004


This brief set was recorded for The Tonight Show and was broadcast October 30, 1970, with Bill Cosby hosting.

The Davis group performed, along with Osmosis, at the Boston Tea Party on Sunday, September 13. Other performances include: Seattle Center Arena (October 4); Royce Hall, UCLA (October 10); Zellerbach Auditorium, UC-Berkeley (October 14).

Thanks to Pat Buzby and Ron Fritts for help with Davis's itinerary.

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