'A masterpiece in its own right' - Publishers Weekly Paperback edition of the fascinating and extraordinary story of the recording of what many consider to be the greatest jazz album ever made - 'Kind of Blue'. Recorded by Miles Davis with pianist Bill Evans, tenor saxophonist John Coltrane, composer/theorist George Russell, and Cannonball Adderly, the album represented a fortuitous conflation of some of the real giants of the jazz world at a time when they were at the very top of their profession.
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Author Biography - Eric Nisenson
Eric Nisensen is the renowned author of Round About Midnight: A Portrait of Miles Davis, Ascension: John Coltrane and his Quest, Blue: The Murder of Jazz, and Open Sky: a Biography of Sonny Rollins. He lives in Massachusetts.