Miles Davis Quintet, The

Miles Davis Quintet

Also known as Miles & Coltrane Quintet, Miles And Coltrane Quintet, Miles Davis Ensemble, Miles Davis Et Son Quintet, Miles Davis Et Son Quintette, Miles Davis Quintet, Miles Davis With Pace Setting Quintett, New Miles Davis Quintet, The
Members of Miles Davis Quintet, The: "Philly" Joe Jones, Albert Stinson, Anthony Williams, Barney Wilen, Bill Evans, Davey Schildkraut, George Coleman, Hank Mobley, Herbie Hancock, Horace Silver, Jack DeJohnette, Jimmy Cobb, John Coltrane, Kenny Clarke, Miles Davis, Paul Chambers (3), Percy Heath, Pierre Michelot, Red Garland, René Urtreger, Ron Carter, Wayne Shorter, Wynton Kelly

Discography of Miles Davis Quintet, The:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Miles Smiles 6 Audio 1992
2 Miles Smiles 6 Audio 1977 Columbia
3 Cookin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 4 Audio 1984
4 Relaxin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 6 Audio 1991
5 Round About Midnight 2 Audio 1963 CBS
6 Workin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 8 Audio 1987
7 Relaxin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 6 Audio 1985
8 Cookin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 4 Audio 1984
9 Miles 6 Audio 1982
10 Miles 6 Audio 1989-12-13
11 Steamin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 6 Audio 1989
12 Workin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 8 Audio 1994
13 New York City, Philharmonic Hall At Lincoln Center, February 12, 1964 8 Audio 1990 Giants Of Jazz
14 Miles Smiles 6 Audio 1998
15 Cookin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 4 Audio 1987
16 Ascenseur Pour L'Echafaud * Des Femmes Disparaissent 23 Audio Mercury
17 Steamin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 6 Audio 1989
18 Steamin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 6 Audio Prestige
19 Miles Smiles 6 Audio 1992
20 Must Have Miles - The First Quintet 17 Audio 2007-00-00 Primo (2)
21 Miles Smiles 6 Audio Columbia
22 Workin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 8 Audio 1987
23 Workin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 8 Audio 2006
24 No Blues 8 Audio 1990 Jazz Music Yesterday
25 Côte Blues 5 Audio 1991 Jazz Music Yesterday
26 Miles Davis Quintet 3 Audio 1954 Prestige
27 Miles Davis 12 Audio
28 Steamin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 6 Audio 1961
29 Miles Smiles 6 Audio 1966 Columbia
30 Relaxin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 6 Audio 2006
31 Cookin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 4 Audio 2007 Prestige
32 'Round Midnight / Solea 2 Audio 1970 Columbia
33 Cookin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 4 Audio 1957
34 Miles Smiles 6 Audio 2009 Sony Music Japan International Inc.
35 Live ! 5 Audio 2000 Unique Jazz
36 Cookin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 4 Audio 1998-03-30
37 Miles 6 Audio 1989-12-13
38 Ascenseur Pour L'Echafaud, Des Femmes Disparaissent 21 Audio Fontana
39 Relaxin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 6 Audio
40 Steamin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 6 Audio 2003-06-24
41 Workin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 8 Audio 1959-09-00 Prestige
42 Steamin' 6 Audio 1968
43 Miles Smiles 6 Audio 1998
44 Relaxin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 6 Audio 1985
45 Miles Smiles 6 Audio 1966 Columbia
46 Live 4 Audio 2007 Get Back
47 Miles At Newport 8 Audio 1973 CBS
48 If I Were A Bell 2 Audio 1958 Prestige
49 Steamin' With The Miles Davis Quintet 6 Audio 2011
50 Miles 6 Audio 1982


The Miles Davis Quintet did not exist continously, but was formed several times with different basic line-ups. Mainly known are the two "Great Quintets".

"First Miles Davis Quintet" or First Great Miles Davis Quintet" - 1955 to 1958 with the following main artists (changes in line-up not shown here):

[a23755] — Trumpet

[a97545] — Tenor Saxophone

[a253641] — Piano

[a259778] — Double Bass

[a257251] — Drums

increased to Sextet in 1958 with [a61585] — Alto Saxophone

"Second Miles Davis Quintet" or "Second Great Miles Davis Quintet" - 1964 to 1969 with the following main artists (changes in line-up not shown here):

[a23755] — Trumpet

[a29979] — Tenor Saxophone

[a3865] — Piano

[a95088] — Double Bass

[a261295] — Drums

Outside these timespans there were also several Quintets besides the so called "Great Quintets". Several albums performed by the described Quintets are not credited to the group PAN, but to [a23755], please submit an "Ensemble" credit in these cases! (E.g. [r2882493])


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