American Masters – Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool

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A visionary known for his restless aesthetic, Miles Davis is widely regarded as one of the most innovative, influential and respected figures in music. With full access to the Miles Davis Estate, this film features never-before-seen footage, including studio outtakes from his recording sessions, rare photos and new interviews. Quincy Jones, Carlos Santana, Clive Davis, Wayne Shorter, Davis’s son Erin Davis and nephew Vince Wilburn, bassist and Davis collaborator Marcus Miller, and Ron Carter are just a few of the luminaries weighing in on the life and career of the cultural icon. American Masters — Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool takes a hard look at the mythology that surrounds the legend.

Airdates

Tuesday, February 25, at 9pm on CET