PIC12990 Miles Davis Trumpet

UNCG Photo by Chris English — 03/05/09 — Studio photos of UNCG’s historic jazz artifact Ð the Miles Davis, trumpet that was used to record the classic album Kind of Blue. The is now on display in UNCG’s School of Music.

Jazz musicians, music lovers or simply curious folks can feast their eyes on the famous horn in the lower atrium of the Music Building, just outside the main recital hall’s large wooden doors.

Davis’ friend Buddy Gist donated the horn to the School of Music.

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