Annotation

Notes

Recording location: Columbia 30th Street Studio, New York NY, USA
Label: Columbia
Formation: Miles Davis Sextet

#3-6
Recording date: February 4, 1958
Miles Davis (tpt); Julian "Cannonball" Adderley (as); John Coltrane (ts); William "Red" Garland (p); Paul Chambers (b); Philly Joe Jones (d)
#1-2:
Recording date: March 4, 1958
Same personnel, plus Miles additionally on piano

Note that #1 title is regularly mistitled.
Also note that Milestones is given as Miles on most CBS reissues and on the original Columbia release.

Annotation last modified on 2008-01-02 21:07 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Dr. Jackle
5:53
2 Sid's Ahead
13:05
3 Two Bass Hit
5:19
4 Milestones
5:47
5 Billy Boy
7:20
6 Straight, No Chaser
10:43

Credits

CD 1

trumpet:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1958-02-04) (tracks 3–6)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1958-03-04) (tracks 1–2)
drums:
Philly Joe Jones (US jazz drummer) (1958-02-04) (tracks 3–6)
Philly Joe Jones (US jazz drummer) (1958-03-04) (tracks 1–2)
double bass:
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1958-02-04) (tracks 3–6)
Paul Chambers (US jazz bassist) (1958-03-04) (tracks 1–2)
alto saxophone:
Cannonball Adderley (1958-02-04) (tracks 3–6)
Cannonball Adderley (1958-03-04) (tracks 1–2)
piano:
Red Garland (1958-02-04) (tracks 3–6)
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (1958-03-04) (track 2)
Red Garland (1958-03-04) (track 1)
tenor saxophone:
John Coltrane (1958-02-04) (tracks 3–6)
John Coltrane (1958-03-04) (tracks 1–2)
composer:
Miles Davis (jazz trumpeter, bandleader, songwriter) (tracks 2, 4)
Dizzy Gillespie (track 3)
John Lewis (pianist, member of Modern Jazz Quartet) (track 3)
Jackie McLean (track 1)
Thelonious Monk (track 6)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 5)
publisher:
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) (track 4)
Thelonious Music (track 6)
recorded at:
CBS 30th Street Studio in New York, New York, United States (1958-02-04) (tracks 3–6)
CBS 30th Street Studio in New York, New York, United States (1958-03-04) (tracks 1–2)
sampled by:
later versions:
Get It Straight (track 6)
recording of:
Billy Boy (1958-02-04) (track 5)
Milestones (1958-02-04) (track 4)
Straight, No Chaser (1958-02-04) (track 6)
Two Bass Hit (1958-02-04) (track 3)
Dr. Jackle (instrumental) (1958-03-04) (track 1)
Sid's Ahead (1958-03-04) (track 2)