Dear All About Jazz Readers,

If you're familiar with All About Jazz, you know that we've dedicated over two decades to supporting jazz as an art form, and more importantly, the creative musicians who make it. Our enduring commitment has made All About Jazz one of the most culturally important websites of its kind in the world reaching hundreds of thousands of readers every month. However, to expand our offerings and develop new means to foster jazz discovery we need your help.

You can become a sustaining member for a modest $20 and in return, we'll immediately hide those pesky Google ads PLUS deliver exclusive content and provide access to future articles for a full year! This combination will not only improve your AAJ experience, it will allow us to continue to rigorously build on the great work we first started in 1995. Read on to view our project ideas...

7

Joe Lovano: Miles Davis - 'Round About Midnight

William Ellis By

Sign in to view read count
Joe Lovano: Birdland, NYC, 21st September 2014

"Well, I would have to say Miles Davis, 'Round About Midnight (Columbia, 1957). I grew up listening to this recording as a kid and the poetic expression -the ensemble playing between John Coltrane and Miles Davis, Red Garland, Paul Chambers and Philly Joe Jones just captured my attention from an early age.

And of course their solos within each tune were just so masterful you know. But yet, as a quintet, there was a real ensemble sound that gave me a lot of direction through the years."

Tags

Listen

Watch

comments powered by Disqus

Radio
Album Reviews
Live Reviews
Album Reviews
One LP
Live Reviews
Album Reviews
Live Reviews
Interviews
Album Reviews
Live Reviews
Album Reviews
Read more articles
Trio Tapestry

Trio Tapestry

ECM Records
2018

buy
Scandal

Scandal

Greenleaf Music
2018

buy
Classic! Live at Newport

Classic! Live at...

Blue Note Records
2016

buy
Soundprints

Soundprints

Blue Note Records
2015

buy
Wild Beauty

Wild Beauty

Half Note Records
2013

buy
Cross Culture

Cross Culture

Blue Note Records
2013

buy

Upcoming Shows

Date Detail Price
Feb19Tue
Joe Lovano Saxophone Summit
Birdland
New York, NY
$30
Feb19Tue
Joe Lovano Saxophone Summit
Birdland
New York, NY
$30
Mar1Fri
Joe Lovano
Crowder Hall - University Of Arizona
Tucson, AZ
$19
Mar8Fri
Joe Lovano Nonet
Soka Performing Arts Center
Aliso Viejo, CA
$50
May1Wed
Leo Genovese, Jack DeJohnette, Esperanza Spalding, Joe...
City Winery - Chicago
Chicago, IL

Shop

Start your shopping here and you'll support All About Jazz in the process. Learn how.

Related Articles

One LP
Ron Carter: Antonin Dvorak: New World Symphony
By William Ellis
August 23, 2018
One LP
Jon Faddis: Dizzy Gillespie & Roy Eldridge, Soul Mates
By William Ellis
May 2, 2015
One LP
Joe Lovano: Miles Davis - 'Round About Midnight
By William Ellis
February 19, 2015
One LP
Sheila Jordan: Charlie Parker, Now's The Time
By William Ellis
November 12, 2014
One LP
Jack Bruce: L'ascension, Olivier Messiaen
By William Ellis
November 5, 2014
One LP
Kenny Burrell: Duke Ellington, The Great Paris Concert
By William Ellis
September 17, 2014