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Davis, Miles (Dewey) [Prince of Darkness] (b Alton, IL, 26 May 1926; d Santa Monica, CA, 28 Sept 1991). Trumpeter, composer, bandleader, and painter. 

The Grove Dictionary of American Music
Jack ChambersJack Chambers

1. Early years in East St. Louis: 1926–45. 2. Bebop and cool jazz in New York: 1945–54. 3. ...

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