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Wayne Shorter Remembers Miles Davis

Interview (Wayne Shorter Remembers Miles Davis) By Krystian Brodacki for JAZZ FORUM 1/1992 (vol. 132), pp24-29


Wayne Shorter Remembers Miles DavisLess than a month after Miles Davis died, one of the closest associates Wayne Shorter spoke with JAZZ FORUM to share his impressions and reminiscences of the great artist. Shorter was probably one of the last musicians to talk with Miles.

The interview, which took place at Warsaw’s Marriott Hotel, focused on Miles, his collaboration and relationship with the saxophonist and Shorter’s views on music and America, in general. In what is possibly this conversation’s high point, Shorter also recalls in detail the memorable reunion concert in Paris and Miles’ final performance at the Hollywood Bowl on August 25.


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