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Red Garland

A mighty swinger, pianist Red Garland (1923-84) was the linchpin of Miles Davis's great 1950s band. Geoffrey Smith picks highlights from his work with Miles, John Coltrane and his own hard-driving combos.

1 hour

Music Played

  • Miles Davis

    It Never Entered My Mind

    Performer: Paul Chambers. Performer: Miles Davis. Performer: Red Garland. Performer: Philly Joe Jones.
    • The Legendary Prestige Quintet Sessions.
    • Prestige.
    • 5.
  • Miles Davis

    Two Bass Hit

    Performer: Red Garland. Performer: Miles Davis Quintet. Performer: John Coltrane. Performer: Paul Chambers. Performer: Philly Joe Jones. Performer: Cannonball Adderley.
    • Milestones.
    • CBS.
    • 3.
  • Miles Davis

    If I Were A Bell

    Performer: Paul Chambers. Performer: Miles Davis. Performer: Red Garland. Performer: John Coltrane. Performer: Philly Joe Jones.
    • The Legendary Prestige Quintet Sessions.
    • Prestige.
    • 11.
  • Miles Davis

    Billy Boy

    Performer: Paul Chambers. Performer: Miles Davis. Performer: Red Garland. Performer: Philly Joe Jones.
    • MILESTONES.
    • CBS.
    • 5.
  • John Coltrane

    Soft Lights And Sweet Music

    Performer: Paul Chambers. Performer: Red Garland. Performer: Art Taylor.
    • Traneing In.
    • Prestige.
    • 5.
  • Red Garland

    Trouble In Mind

    Performer: Sam Jones. Performer: Art Taylor.
    • Red In Bluesville.
    • Esquire.
    • 2.
  • Red Garland

    Stompin' at the Savoy

    Performer: Paul Chambers. Performer: Red Garland. Performer: Art Taylor.
    • RED GARLAND'S PIANO.
    • ORIGINAL JAZZ CLASSICS.
    • 2.
  • Red Garland

    Love For Sale

    Performer: Leroy Vinnegar. Performer: Philly Joe Jones.
    • Swingin' On The Korner.
    • Elemental.
    • 1.

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