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Birth Of The Cool // Miles Davis

Miles Davis.  What’s there to be said about Miles that hasn’t been already said?  He was a cool dude who played an even cooler trumpet.   Continue reading

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Desmond’s Quotes-I Want To Be Happy

Paul Desmond counted Gerry Mulligan as one of his friends, and enjoyed playing with him on records and in live performances.  This friendship was evident in Paul’s music,as he often drew upon Mulligan’s innovative piano-less quartet format for his own recording sessions.   Continue reading

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