’round Midnight (studio session, 1956-9-10: Columbia Studio, New York, US)

~ Recording by Miles Davis Quintet

Annotation

recorded in New York City at Columbia 30th Street Studio on September 10, 1956
originally released 1957 Sony BMG Music Entertainment

Annotation last modified on 2007-04-21 23:16 UTC.

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.1 'Round Midnight 5:56 'Round About Midnight Miles Davis Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CL 949
1.1 'Round Midnight 5:56 'Round About Midnight Miles Davis Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CL-949
1.7 'round Midnight 5:58 Miles Davis' Greatest Hits Miles Davis CBS (CBS Records' international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia) S 63620
1.1 'Round Midnight 5:56 'Round About Midnight Miles Davis Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CK 40610
1.1 'Round Midnight 5:52 'Round About Midnight Miles Davis Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CJ 40610
1.1 'Round Midnight 5:56 ’round About Midnight Miles Davis CBS (CBS Records' international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia) 460605 2
1.9 'Round Midnight 5:55 Mellow Miles Miles Davis Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 469440
1.1 'Round Midnight 5:53 The Man in the Green Shirt Miles Davis Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 474316 2
1.4 'Round Midnight 5:54 "Miles Ahead" Miles Davis Jazz Roots CD 56038
1.1 'Round Midnight 5:57 This Is Jazz 8: Miles Davis Acoustic Miles Davis
1.7 'Round Midnight 5:58 Miles Davis' Greatest Hits Miles Davis Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) CK 65418
1.7 ’round Midnight 5:58 Miles Davis’ Greatest Hits Miles Davis Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) CK 65418
1.7 'Round Midnight 5:58 Miles Davis' Greatest Hits Miles Davis Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP)
1.7 'Round Midnight 5:53 The Very Best of Miles Davis Miles Davis
1.1 'Round Midnight 5:57 Blue Miles Miles Davis Legacy (Legacy Recordings) CK 61405
3.1 'Round Midnight 5:54 Bar Jazz Various Artists Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 499983 2
2.9 'Round Midnight 5:57 Miles Davis & John Coltrane: The Complete Columbia Recordings 1955-1961 Miles Davis Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP)
3.6 ’Round Midnight 5:54 The Complete Columbia Recordings of Miles Davis with John Coltrane Miles Davis with John Coltrane Mosaic Records (US jazz reissues) MQ9-191
1.7 'Round Midnight 5:57 Blue Moods Miles Davis Sony Classical 501793 2
2.9 'Round Midnight 5:57 Miles Davis & John Coltrane: The Complete Columbia Recordings 1955-1961 Miles Davis & John Coltrane Legacy (Legacy Recordings) LC 00162
1.1 ’Round Midnight 5:57 ’Round About Midnight Miles Davis Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CK 85201
1.4 ’Round Midnight 5:58 The Best of Miles Davis & John Coltrane (1955–1961) Miles Davis & John Coltrane Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) CK 61090
1.6 'Round Midnight 5:57 The Essential Miles Davis Miles Davis
1.12 'Round Midnight 5:56 The Legendary Years 1955-1965 Miles Davis
1.7 'Round Midnight 5:57 Blue Moods Miles Davis Legacy (Legacy Recordings) JK 89920
1.2 'Round Midnight 5:58 The Best of Miles Davis Miles Davis
1.4 ’Round Midnight 5:58 1955–1961 John Coltrane & Miles Davis Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Sony Music Media 5096142000, SMM 5096142
2.9 'Round Midnight 5:57 The Complete Columbia Recordings 1955-1961 Miles Davis & John Coltrane Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 65833
1.1 'round Midnight 5:57 'Round About Midnight Miles Davis Legacy (Legacy Recordings) COL 519957 2
1.1 ’Round Midnight 5:57 'Round About Midnight Miles Davis Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 5288997
1.1 ’Round Midnight 5:57 ’Round About Midnight Miles Davis Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) C2K 94750
1.13 'Round Midnight 5:57 The Essential Music Various Artists Sony Music Media 0148342000
1.7 'Round Midnight 5:57 Cool & Collected Miles Davis Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) 82876847842
1.1 'Round Midnight 5:58 ’Round About Midnight Miles Davis Sony Records International (Japanese TEXTLESS walking eye imprint) SICP 1201
1.7 'Round Midnight 5:58 Cool & Collected Miles Davis Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 82876 84784 2
8.2 'Round Midnight 5:57 Just Squeeze Me Miles Davis Documents 223492-321
1.1 'Round Midnight 5:57 'Round About Midnight Miles Davis Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 88697160382CD1
3.3 'Round Midnight 5:57 Miles’ Groove Miles Davis Deluxe Holland
1.1 'Round Midnight 5:56 'Round About Midnight Miles Davis Speakers Corner CL 949
2.1 ’round Midnight 5:57 The Complete Columbia Album Collection Miles Davis Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 88697524922
4.1 'Round Midnight 5:58 Perfect Jazz Collection II Various Artists Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available)
4.1 'Round Midnight 5:58 Perfect Jazz Collection II Various Artists Sony Music UK (~2002-2006)
1.1 ’Round Midnight 5:58 The Perfect Miles Davis Collection Miles Davis Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 88697961482
1.1 ’Round Midnight 6:02 The Original Mono Recordings Miles Davis Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings)
1.3 'Round Midnight 5:55 The Essential Miles Davis Miles Davis Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 88985357741
Promotion
1.2 'Round Midnight 5:57 Jazziz: A Little Blues In The Mix Various Artists JAZZIZ JZD0805
(unknown)
1.2 'Round Midnight 5:57 The Essence of Miles Davis Miles Davis

Relationships

trumpet: Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1956-09-10)
drums: “Philly” Joe Jones (US jazz drummer) (1956-09-10)
double bass: Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1956-09-10)
piano: Red Garland (1956-09-10)
tenor saxophone: John Coltrane (1956-09-10)
engineer: Ray Moore (engineer)
producer: George Avakian
recorded at: Columbia 799 Seventh Avenue Studio in New York, New York, United States (1955-10-27)
Columbia 799 Seventh Avenue Studio in New York, New York, United States (1956-06-05)
CBS 30th Street Studio in New York, New York, United States (1956-09-10)
remasters: ’Round Midnight (original mono studio mix) by Miles Davis
recording of: ’Round About Midnight (aka “’Round Midnight”) (1956-09-10)

’Round About Midnight (aka “’Round Midnight”)

composer: Thelonious Monk
Cootie Williams
lyricist: Bernie Hanighen
publisher: Advanced Music corp.
Productions et Éditions Cinématographiques Françaises
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd.
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited
later translated versions: Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Claude Nougaro)
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Boris Vian)