The Hot Box #043 - Kinda Blue

The Hot Box 43 aims to set the scene for a major presentation of the pieces from Miles Davis’ extraordinary recording “Kind of Blue” in an orchestral setting at The National Concert Hall at the end of May. This concert will feature the RTE Concert Orchestra, as well as featured soloists all under the direction of Guy Barker one of the leading trumpet players in the world. Whet your appetite over the next hour in the run up to this much anticipated concert.

Learn more about Kind of Blue Orchestrated happening on May 30th 2019 in The National Concert Hall 

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Track List for The Hot Box #043 – Kinda Blue

# Artist Track Title Time
01 Michel Camilo One More Once 00:00
02 Miles Davis Quintet So What 01:51
03 Miles Davis/Bill Evans Blue in Green 13:15
04 Guy Barker Quintet It Never Entered My Mind 21:54
05 Gill Evans / Miles Davis The Maids of Cadiz 31:52
06 Ira Gershwin / Kurt Weill My Ship 36:46
07 Freed/Lane How About You 43:20
08 Padilla/Goetz Who’ll Buy My Violets 46:24
09 Miles Davis All Blues 51:27
Donald Helme
Author: Donald Helme
Donald presented Jazz Alley, Ireland’s number one jazz show, on RTE Lyric FM from the station’s first week on air until the end of 2015. “I am not a musician, and have never pretended to be anything other than a lifetime fan with loads of experience and hopefully, good ears.”
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