Steamin' with the Miles Davis Quintet

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Steamin' with the Miles Davis Quintet
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Studio album by Miles Davis
Released May 1961
Recorded May 11 and October 26, 1956
Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack
Genre Jazz
Length 40:00
Label Prestige
PRLP 7200
Producer Bob Weinstock
Miles Davis chronology
Workin' with the Miles Davis Quintet
(1959)Workin' with the Miles Davis Quintet1959
Steamin' with the Miles Davis Quintet
(1961)
Someday My Prince Will Come
(1961)Someday My Prince Will Come1961
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic5/5 stars[1]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide4/5 stars[2]

Steamin' with the Miles Davis Quintet is an album by Miles Davis, recorded in 1956 but not released until 1961 as PRLP 7200. Two sessions on May 11, 1956 and October 26 in the same year resulted in four albums: this one, Relaxin' with The Miles Davis Quintet, Workin' with The Miles Davis Quintet and Cookin' with the Miles Davis Quintet.

Track listing[edit]

Prestige – LP 7200:[3]

Side one
No.TitleWriter(s)Recording sessionLength
1."Surrey with the Fringe on Top"Richard RodgersMay 11, 19569:05
2."Salt Peanuts"Dizzy Gillespie, Kenny ClarkeMay 11, 19566:09
3."Something I Dreamed Last Night"Sammy FainMay 11, 19566:15
Side two
No.TitleWriter(s)Recording sessionLength
1."Diane"Lew Pollack, Ernö RapéeMay 11, 19567:49
2."Well, You Needn't"Thelonious MonkOctober 26, 19566:19
3."When I Fall in Love"Victor YoungMay 11, 19564:23
Total length:40:00

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Steamin' with the Miles Davis Quintet". All Music. Retrieved October 28, 2016. 
  2. ^ Swenson, J., ed. (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 58. ISBN 0-394-72643-X. 
  3. ^ "Steamin' with the Miles Davis Quintet". Discogs. Retrieved October 28, 2016.