The Re-birth Octet Play The Music Of Miles Davis' 'the Birth Of The Cool'

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A jazz octet of top Sussex based Jazz musicians, reproducing and reinterpreting the music of Miles Davis' seminal album Birth Of The Cool. Featuring its unusual instrumentation, (French horn, Tuba plus a variety of jazz instrumentation) this music is rarely, if ever heard live.

Evans innovative arrangements were influenced by classical music and the recordings marked a major development in post-bebop jazz and a milestone for the beginnings of Cool AKA West-Coast jazz.

The original arrangements have been carefully transcribed into extended pieces of music that showcase the group's broad array of local jazz talent. Andy Panayi (Alto) Bob McKay (Baritone) Chris Coull (Trumpet) Mike Pilley (Trombone) Jim Rattigan (French Hprn) Gabriel Garrick (Sousaphone) George Trebar (Bass) and Joe Edwards (Drums)

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Enjoy code: 983089
Target groups
Youth, Adult, Elderly
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