Concert Vault

'Birth of the Cool' Playlist

By: Bill Milkowski

17 songs / 2:16:59

  1. 1 Miles Davis All-Stars / Round About Midnight 06:13
  2. 2 Miles Davis Sextet / I Fall in Love Too Easily 02:36
  3. 3 Chet Baker Quartet / Five Brothers 07:28
  4. 4 Gerry Mulligan Big Band / Theme from I Want to Live 05:29
  5. 5 The Dave Brubeck Trio with Gerry Mulligan / Blessed Are The Poor (The Sermon On The Mount) 08:55
  6. 6 The Dave Brubeck Trio with Gerry Mulligan / Indian Song 09:10
  7. 7 The Dave Brubeck Trio with Gerry Mulligan / Out Of Nowhere 08:17
  8. 8 J.J. Johnson Quartet / My Funny Valentine 08:27
  9. 9 Lee Konitz / There Will Never Be Another You 13:42
  10. 10 The Modern Jazz Quartet / I Loves You, Porgy 07:42
  11. 11 The Modern Jazz Quartet / Django 04:44
  12. 12 The Modern Jazz Quartet / La Cantatrice 05:58
  13. 13 The Modern Jazz Quartet / The Golden Striker 05:19
  14. 14 The Modern Jazz Quartet / Skating in Central Park 07:45
  15. 15 Max Roach & the J.C. White Singers / Motherless Child 08:27
  16. 16 Max Roach & the J.C. White Singers / Troubled Waters 10:50
  17. 17 Max Roach & the J.C. White Singers / Were You There/Let Thy People Go 15:57
Description
Some of the key participants from the landmark 'Birth of the Cool' nonet sessions from Jan. 21, 1949 include: Miles Davis, Gerry Mulligan, Lee Konitz, J.J. Johnson and Max Roach. Hear each of them in various settings in this playlist from the Vault.

Some of the key participants from the landmark 'Birth of the Cool' nonet sessions from Jan. 21, 1949 include: Miles Davis, Gerry Mulligan, Lee Konitz, J.J. Johnson and Max Roach. Hear each of them in various settings in this playlist from the Vault.