Birdland 1951

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Birdland 1951
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Live album by Miles Davis
Released January 27, 2004
Recorded February 17, 1951 – September 29, 1951, Birdland
Genre Jazz music, Bop music
Length 65:35
Label Blue Note
Producer Michael Cuscuna
Miles Davis chronology
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Birdland 1951
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Birdland 1951 is a live album by American jazz musician Miles Davis, released in January 27, 2004, by Savoy Records and recorded from February 17, 1951, through September 29, 1951, in Birdland, from radio broadcasts. Three different broadcasts were chosen: two comprising six cuts in total were from June and September and have been issued in various forms on bootlegs over the decades. Four cuts were taken from a broadcast on February 17, which have never been available in any form.[1]

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  • Malcolm Addey – disc transfer
  • Michael Cuscuna – producer
  • Kurt Lundvall – mastering, restoration
  • Ken Robertson – digital restoration
  • Francis Wolff – photographer
  • Burton Yount – art director, cover design


  1. ^ Thom Jurek. "Birdland 1951 – Allmusic". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2011-06-12. 

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