about Miles Davis

Miles Dewey Davis III (May 26, 1926 – September 28, 1991) was an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, and composer. He is among the most influential and acclaimed figures in the history of jazz and 20th century music. Davis adopted a variety of musical directions in a five-decade career that kept him at the forefront of many major stylistic developments in jazz.Born and raised in Alton, Illinois, Davis left to study at the Juilliard School in New York City, before dropping out and making his professional debut as a member of saxophonist Charlie Parkers bebop quintet from 1944 to 1948. Shortly after, he recorded the Birth of the Cool sessions for Capitol Records, which were instrumental to the development of cool jazz. In the early 1950s, Miles Davis recorded some of the earliest hard bop music while on Prestige Records but did so haphazardly due to a heroin addiction. After a widely acclaimed comeback performance at the Newport Jazz Festival in 1955, he signed a long-term contract with Columbia Records and recorded the 1957 album Round About Midnight. It was his first work with saxophonist John Coltrane and bassist Paul Chambers, key members of the sextet he led into the early 1960s. During this period, he alternated between orchestral jazz collaborations with arranger Gil Evans, such as the Spanish-influenced Sketches of Spain (1960), and band recordings, such as Milestones (1958) and Kind of Blue (1959). The latter recording remains one of the most popular jazz albums of all time, having sold over four million copies in the U.S. Davis made several line-up changes while recording Someday My Prince Will Come (1961), his 1961 Blackhawk concerts, and Seven Steps to Heaven (1963), another mainstream success that introduced bassist Ron Carter, pianist Herbie Hancock, and drummer Tony Williams. After adding saxophonist Wayne Shorter to his new quintet in 1964, Davis led them on a series of more abstract recordings often composed by the band members, helping pioneer the post-bop genre with albums such as E.S.P (1965) and Miles Smiles (1967), before transitioning into his electric period. During the 1970s, he experimented with rock, funk, African rhythms, emerging electronic music technology, and an ever-changing line-up of musicians, including keyboardist Joe Zawinul, drummer Al Foster, and guitarist John McLaughlin. This period, beginning with Davis 1969 studio album In a Silent Way and concluding with the 1975 concert recording Agharta, was the most controversial in his career, alienating and challenging many in jazz. His million-selling 1970 record Bitches Brew helped spark a resurgence in the genres commercial popularity with jazz fusion as the decade progressed.After a five-year retirement due to poor health, Davis resumed his career in the 1980s, employing younger musicians and pop sounds on albums such as The Man with the Horn (1981) and Tutu (1986). Critics were generally unreceptive but the decade garnered the trumpeter his highest level of commercial recognition. He performed sold-out concerts worldwide while branching out into visual arts, film, and television work, before his death in 1991 from the combined effects of a stroke, pneumonia and respiratory failure. In 2006, Davis was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, which recognized him as one of the key figures in the history of jazz. Rolling Stone described him as the most revered jazz trumpeter of all time, not to mention one of the most important musicians of the 20th century, while Gerald Early called him inarguably one of the most influential and innovative musicians of that period.

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Miles Davis
Name :Miles Davis
Date of Birth :25/05/1926 05:00:00
Place of Birth :90 W 10, 38 N 53
Ascendent (Lagan) : Taurus
Ascendent Lord) : Ven
Moon Sign(Rashi) : Libra
Moon Sign Lord : Libra
Birth Star(Nakshatra) : Swati
Birth Star Lord : Rah
Lucky Gem : Blue Sapphire
Lucky No. : 10
Lucky Day : Friday
Lucky Color : Black
Sun Sign (As per western system) : Gemini
Current Vimshottari Dasa : Mon-Sat
Manglik Status : You are not a Manglik person
Currently Under SadeSati : No
PlanetAscSunMonMarMerJupVenSat(R)Rah(R)Ket(R)
SignTaurusTaurusLibraAquariusAriesAquariusPiscesLibraGeminiSagittarius
Degree14.4010.3915.2622.4628.4103.3527.4529.0824.2324.23
LordVenVenVenSatMarSatJupVenMerJup
* (R) = Retrograte

Ascendent Prediction

His ascendent (lagan) is Taurus
Miles Davis is born in Taurus lagn. Taurus is the second earthy and fixed sign. It is ruled by Venus and as such Miles Davis will have fair complexion, large nose and mouth,broad shoulders and dark eyes and hair. Miles Davis may have curly hair. Miles Davis will have an angry temperament. Miles Davis is ill natured. Miles Davis like to acquire comforts in life. Miles Davis is fond of drinks. Miles Davis like the company of the opposite sex. Miles Davis will enjoy yourself. Miles Davis is very patient even in times of adverse circumstances. Miles Davis is straight forward and plain by nature. Since Miles Davis is honest by nature people depend on His opinions. Miles Davis is very diplomatic and it is not easy to understand His mind. Miles Davis will enjoy estates and gardens. Miles Davis is fond of arts and will get excellent success in artistic pursuits. His skin is very soft. Miles Davis is fond of luxury and beauty. Miles Davis like His home. Miles Davis is very much attached to His children. Miles Davis may have a spouse of a high rank. Miles Davis is soft spoken and feminine by nature to some extent. Miles Davis is kind hearted and have association with good people. Miles Davis have long teeth. Miles Davis acquire high fame in society. Miles Davis is peace loving and is a person of deep emotions. Miles Davis always try to fulfill the social and family obligations. Miles Davis always try to be faithful in love affairs. Miles Davis is happy from the family point of view and is always anxious for the rise of family members. Miles Davis is fond of good dresses and enjoy many comforts of life. Miles Davis may get some troubles at the age of 36 years. As Miles Davis were born in this nakshatra Miles Davis will be good looking,cheerful, religious and will donate money for charity. Miles Davis will be able to control His passions but unable to bear thirst. Miles Davis will be skilled in trade and will have good relations with friends and relatives. Miles Davis will rise between the age of 30 to 35 years.

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