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    Miles Davis Signed Contract. A two-page agreement on Columbia Records letterhead, dated June 24, 1958, signed by Davis on the second page in blue ink. The document engages Davis to record the songs "Django", "The Jitterbug Waltz", " 'Round Midnight", and "Wild Man Blues" with French composer Marchel Legrand for what would become the classic album Legrand Jazz. (Its most revered tracks feature Davis performing the aforementioned standards with the likes of John Coltrane, Phil Woods, Herbie Mann, and Bill Evans.) In Very Fine condition with punch holes along the top edge. Accompanied by James Spence Authentication auction LOA.

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    February, 2009
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
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