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if i were a bell - miles davis out theme
1958-09-09 - new york, persian room, plaza hotel

Miles Davis and John Coltrane: The Complete Columbia Recordings (Columbia Legacy C6K 65833)

miles is off mic from nearly half of the opening theme till the end; despite this, his is a great solo!


same date recordings:

1958-09-09 - new york, persian room, plaza hotel
  if i were a bell - miles davis solo
  if i were a bell - miles davis out theme
  straight, no chaser - miles davis solo

earlier versions:

1956-10-26 - hackensack, rudy van gelder studio
  if i were a bell - theme and miles davis solo
  if i were a bell - out theme and coda

later versions:

1960-04-08 - zurich, kongresshaus
  if i were a bell - theme and miles davis solo
1960-04-09 - amsterdam, concertgebouw
  if i were a bell - theme and miles davis solo
1960-10-11 (second concert) - paris, olympia theatre
  if i were a bell - theme and miles davis solo
1960-10-13 (second concert, second set) - stockholm, konserthuset
  if i were a bell - theme and miles davis solo
1961-04-21 (third set) - san francisco, blackhawk supper club
  if i were a bell - theme and miles davis solo
  if i were a bell - theme and miles davis solo (complete)
1961-04-22 (first set) - san francisco, blackhawk supper club
  if i were a bell - theme and miles davis solo
1963-07-28 - juan-les-pins, la pinede gould
  if i were a bell - theme and miles davis solo
1964-07-14 - tokyo, shinjuku kohseinenkin hall
  if i were a bell - theme and miles davis solo
1964-07-15 - kyoto, maruyama ongaku-do hall
  if i were a bell - theme and miles davis solo



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