Sunday, September 23

The Miles Davis Story

This week marks the 21st anniversary of the death of legendary jazz trumpeter Miles Davis. Miles is best known for his amazing album Kind of Blue, released in 1959, which is considered to be the best selling jazz record of all time and was honored by the U.S. House of Representatives on December 15th, 2009 as a national treasure. Davis passed away on September 28th, 1991 from respiratory failure onset from pneumonia and a stroke, his grave can be found at Woodlawn Cemetery in The Bronx.


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