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Miles Davis at 80 - a Celebration
3/6 Ian Carr describes how Miles assembled a new group of gifted young musicians: Herbie Hancock (piano), Ron Carter (bass), and Tony Williams (drums), with George Coleman and then Wayne Shorter (saxophone). Their first album was the forward-looking ESP. Producer Derek Drescher
RT DIRECT: Miles Davis 's The Complete Columbia
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Ian Carr
Herbie Hancock
Ron Carter
Tony Williams
George Coleman
Wayne Shorter
Derek Drescher
Miles Davis

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