Special Programming

The Miles Davis Radio Project Episode 5

A Six-hour series highlighting the life, career and influence of jazz legend, Miles Davis. HOUR #5 — MILES DAVIS-RETIREMENT AND REBIRTH Hour features interview segments with Guitarist Carlos Santana, African saxophonist Fela Kuti, saxophonist Gary Bartz, producer Tommy DiPuma, Grateful Dead bassist Phil Lesh, Miles Davis and many others. Hour begins with Miles creation of … Continued


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The Miles Davis Radio Project Episode 4

A Six-hour series highlighting the life, career and influence of jazz legend, Miles Davis. HOUR #4 –THE 60’S ARE ELECTRIC Hour features interviews segments with critic Nat Hentoff, saxophonist Wayne Shorter, drummer Lenny White, keyboardist Joe Zawinul, bassist Dave Holland, percussionist Airto Moreira, Miles Davis and many others. Hour finds Miles at yet another transition … Continued


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The Miles Davis Radio Project Episode 3

A Six-hour series highlighting the life, career and influence of jazz legend, Miles Davis. HOUR #3-MIDNIGHT IDOL (1956-60) Hour features interview segments with arranger Quincy Jones, pianists Keith Jarrett and George Duke, singer songwriter Joni Mitchell, drummer Jimmy Cobb, dancer Jeri Gray (wife of saxophonist Wardell Gray), Miles’ ex wife, Frances Taylor Davis, Miles Davis and many others. Hour finds … Continued


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The Miles Davis Radio Project Episode 2

A Six-hour series highlighting the life, career and influence of jazz legend, Miles Davis. HOUR #2—”NEW YORK TO PARIS AND BACK (1946-1956) Hour features interviews segments with critics Ira Gitler, Martin Williams, Clayton Riley, Stanley Crouch, writer Ishmael Reed, drummers Roy Porter and Art Taylor, trumpeter Art Farmer, pianists Walter Davis, JR. and Walter Bishop, … Continued


Special Programming

The Miles Davis Radio Project Episode 1

A Six-hour series highlighting the life, career and influence of jazz legend, Miles Davis. HOUR #1—MILES DAVIS, THE EARLY YEARS (1926-1946) Hour features interview segments with trumpeters Clark Terry, Dizzy Gillespie, Jon Faddis, Olu Dara and Lester Bowie, childhood friend, Millard Curtis, first bandleader Eddie RANDLE, drummer Art Blakey, singer Roberta Flack, bebop poet, PAINTER … Continued


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