Here's the complete illustrated history of Miles Davis, the popular jazz trumpeter, composer, bandleader, and musical visionary. At the forefront of bebop, cool jazz, hard bop, modal jazz and jazz/rock fusion, Miles Davis remains one of the best-selling jazz artists ever. His contemporaries included other jazz greats like Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane, Gil Evans, Gerry Mulligan and many others. A fascinating character, Miles was known to be moody, dangerous and brilliant, as well as a musical genius. The authors include Sonny Rollins, Bill Cosby, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter, Clark Terry, George Wein, Nalini Jones, Dave Liebman and more. Know and learn more about Miles Davis, one of the greatest influences the jazz world has known!