Miles Davis

Stories of Standards: "Milestones" by Miles Davis

Dec 3, 2017

Tune in to Jazz with Victor Cooper - weekdays from 6-9 a.m. MT - for Stories of Standards to hear our favorite versions of this song all week long!

Stories of Standards is sponsored by ListenUp - If you love music, you’ll love ListenUp.

Stories of Standards: "So What"

Aug 28, 2017

Tune in to "Jazz with Victor Cooper" - weekdays from 6-9 a.m. MT - for Stories of Standards to hear our favorite versions of this song all week long!

Stories of Standards is sponsored by ListenUp - If you love music, you’ll love ListenUp.

The best-selling jazz record of all time, “Kind of Blue” (“So What” is the opening track) still sells 5,000 copies per week.

Stories of Standards: "On Green Dolphin Street"

Feb 28, 2017
Stories of Standards is sponsored by ListenUp

Tune in to First Take with Lando and Chavis - weekdays from 6-9 am MT - for Stories of Standards to hear our favorite versions of this song all week long!

It's those moments of astonishment and awe...when we realize... that it's YOU our listener-members...YOU our friends...are the people who take us MILES AHEAD. 

Book Review: Herbie Hancock - In the Moment

Apr 9, 2015

In this book, Possibilities, by Herbie Hancock, the words seem to flow as the author’s music career has evolved—smoothly and naturally. Herbie’s musical talent was apparent at age eleven, when he won a contest right to perform with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. An early aptitude for understanding technical material and analysis, plus joy in taking things apart, foretold a career in engineering. His practical parents used an uncle’s South Chicago address in the Hyde Park High School district to qualify him a place at a desired school. His classes were easy.

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