Miles Davis Statue To Be Unveiled In Alton, Illinois

Alton, Illinois will be the home of a brand new bronzed sculpture of the late jazz trumpeter and former resident Miles Davis. Scheduled for 12th September, the statue will be unveiled by Chicago artist Preston Jackson. $5k was recently donated by Ameren Illinois to help improve the community of Riverbend with the building of a music plaza and the Davis sculpture.

(via The Alton Telegraph)

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