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4.04 | 91 ratings | 1 reviews | 33% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 1963

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Basin Street Blues (10:30)
2. Seven Steps to Heaven (6:26)
3. I Fall in Love Too Easily (6:46)
4. So Near, So Far (6:59)
5. Baby Won't You Please Come Home (8:28)
6. Joshua (7:00)

Bonus tracks on 2005 Columbia remaster:
7. So Near, So Far (different band) (5:11)
8. Summer Night (6:02)

Line-up / Musicians

- Miles Davis / trumpet

- Herbie Hancock / piano (2,4,6)
- Victor Feldman / piano (1,3,5,7,8)
- George Coleman / tenor saxophone (2,4,6,7)
- Ron Carter / bass
- Frank Butler / drums (1,3,5,7,8)
- Anthony Williams / drums (2,4,6)

Releases information

Tracks 1,3,5,7 & 8 recorded in Hollywood on April 16 or 17, 1963
Tracks 2,4 & 6 recorded in New York on May 14, 1963

Artwork; Bob Cato (photo)

LP Columbia ‎- CL 2051 (1963, US) Mono
LP Columbia ‎- CS 8851 (1963, US) Stereo

CD Columbia ‎- CK 48827 (1992, US) Remastered
CD Columbia ‎- CK 93592 (2005, US) Remastered by Mark Wilder w/ 2 bonus tracks

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MILES DAVIS Seven Steps To Heaven ratings distribution

(91 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(33%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(42%)
Good, but non-essential (23%)
Collectors/fans only (1%)
Poor. Only for completionists (1%)

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4 stars I'm surprised no one's posted a review of Seven Steps to Heaven yet. I believe it's discussed on the great companion site to PA - JazzMusicArchives. I owned a copy of Seven Steps to Heaven when I was young; now I remember why I dug it so much! I should give props to my older brother Joe for m ... (read more)

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