Miles performing Chicago, 1961

Miles performing with his Sextet, at The Birdhouse Left Paul Chambers Bass, Chicago, 1961

Miles performing with his Sextet, at The Birdhouse Left Paul Chambers Bass, Chicago, 1961

Miles Davis Sextet - Backstage view - Birdhouse - September 1961 Winton Kelly piano

Miles Davis Sextet – Backstage view – Birdhouse – September 1961 Winton Kelly piano

Photo Laird Scott

Hackensack NJ, September 21, 1956

John Coltrane during Paul Chambers’ Whims of Chambers session, Hackensack NJ, September 21, 1956 (photo by Francis Wolff)

John Coltrane during Paul Chambers’ Whims of Chambers session, Hackensack NJ, September 21, 1956

Photo Francis Wolff