March 2, 1998: World Saxophone Quartet records tribute to Miles Davis.Selim Sivad - A Tribute To Miles Davis (Justin Time Records)
- Hamiet Bluiett: baritone saxophone & contra alto clarinet
- Oliver Lake: alto saxophone & flute
- David Murray: bass clarinet & tenor saxophone
- John Purcell: alto flute & saxello
- Jack DeJohnette: drums & piano
- Okyerema Asante: african drums, kalimba and percussion
- Chief Bey: ashiko african drum
- Titos Sompa: african drums, kalimba, percussion & voice
More facts on this day:
Saxophonist Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis born in New York.
Guitarist Charlie Christian dies at 25.
Dave Brubeck records "Jazz at Oberlin" on Fantasy Records.
Miles Davis records "Kind of Blue" on Columbia Records.
Tina Brooks records "The Waiting Game" on Blue Note Records.
Saxophonist/composer/trumpeter Benny Carter records "Central City Sketches" with The American Jazz Orchestra.
World Saxophone Quartet records tribute to Miles Davis.