Miles Davis Quintet - Live In Europe 1967
- Production companies: Sony Music Entertainment & Legacy Jazz
- Broadcaster / Distributor: Sony Music Entertainment & Legacy Jazz
- Type of use: Commercial
The explosive transformation of Miles Davis’ “second great Quintet” with Wayne Shorter (tenor sax), Herbie Hancock (piano), Ron Carter (bass), and Tony Williams (drums) is laid bare on Miles Davis Quintet - Live In Europe 1967: The Bootleg Series Vol. 1. Culled from original state-owned television and radio sources in Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, and Sweden, the program spans five northern European festival performances over the course of nine days in October-November 1967. The audio shows consist entirely of previously unreleased or previously only bootlegged material.
The deluxe 3-CD + DVD package, which comes with a 28-page booklet, presents previously unreleased or first-ever authorized release of live recordings from 1967 “Newport jazz festival in Europe” concerts, as well as audio of full-length concert sets in Antwerp, Copenhagen, and Paris, an video of concert sets in Karlsruhe and Stockholm – only known video documentation of “second great Quintet” from 1965 to ’68 period.