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A two hour documentary on Miles Davis is available on BBC iplayer for at least 6 months. It is basically a biopic but with some omissions:- no mention of 'In a Silent Way', no mention of Teo Macero. www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m000ggdf
The prevalence of coronavirus in New York and New Orleans brings the inevitable sad news. Those who have succumbed include trumpeter Roney Wallace, guitarist Bucky Pizzarelli, patriarch and pianist Ellis Marsalis, saxophonist Giuseppi Logan and saxophonist Lee Konitz. I was intrigued to learn that Bucky Pizzarelli played the chilling guitar accompaniment on Roberta Flack's 'The First Time That Ever I Saw Your Face'.