Village Gate, NYC, 1969-04_05

DiscoVillage Gate, NYC, 1969-04_05
VenueUSA, New York, Village Gate Club
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Original folder name: Miles Davis_Village Gate, NYC, 1969-04_05
Miles Davis_Village Gate, NYC, 1969-04 05.txt


May-June 1969
Village Gate Club, New York NY
Audience recording
Miles Davis Quintet

Miles Davis (tpt); Wayne Shorter (ss, ts); Chick Corea (el-p); Dave Holland (b); Jack DeJohnette (d)

1 introduction/This (C. Corea) 8:25
2 Footprints (W. Shorter) 15:33
3 Miles Runs the Voodoo Down (M. Davis) 15:44
4 'Round Midnight (B. Hanighen-C. Williams-T. Monk) (incomplete) 4:09

I'm not sure of the date of this music. Corea, Holland, and DeJohnette were in Bell Sound Studios on May 11-13 to record the music released on Corea's Is (Solid State SS 18055) and Sundance (Groove Merchant GM 2202).

The Quintet was busy throughout the first half of 1969, and there were three dates at the Village Gate: April 25-26, May 23-24, and July 29-August 10. During this time other engagements included the Cellar Door, Washington (March 10-15); Duffy's Tavern, Rochester (unknown dates, March); Village Gate, New York (April 25-26, May 23-24, and July 29-August 10); Plugged Nickel Club, Chicago (June 4-14); Blue Coronet Club, Brooklyn (June 21-29); Morgan State Jazz Festival, Baltimore (June 22); Newport Festival (July 4); Central Park, New York (July 7); Juan-les-Pins Festival, Antibes (July 25-26); Rutgers University Stadium, New Brunswick (July 27); Sheraton Park Hotel, French Lick (French Lick Jazz Festival) (July 31); The Spectrum, Philadelphia (August 15); Grant Park Theater, Chicago (August 22); Crosley Field, Cincinnati (Ohio Jazz Festival) (August 23).