Miles Davis KIND OF BLUE

Miles Davis recorded this “best selling jazz record of all time” in 1959 with the Miles Davis Sextet, which included Davis on trumpet, John Coltrane on tenor saxophone, Bill Evans and Wynton Kelly on piano, Jimmy Cobb on drums, Julian “Cannonball” Adderley on alto saxophone, and Paul Chambers on bass.

For more information on the recording of this album, check out NPR’s Jazz Profile of it at:


Thelonius Monk with John Coltrane

This album, released in 1961, was the result of a 1957 collaboration between jazz saxophonist John Coltrane and Thelonious Monk’s quartet.


Biography of John Coltrane,