Aura is a type of blue cheese produced in Ã„Ã¤nekoski, Finland by Finnish dairy company Valio. Aura is made of cow's milk and takes its name from the Aura river, which runs through the city of Turku. The cheese is available in two varieties.
Aura is a concept album by Miles Davis, produced by Palle Mikkelborg, released in 1989. All compositions and arrangements are due to Danish composer/trumpeter Palle Mikkelborg, who created the suite in tribute to Miles Davis when Davis received the Leonie Sonnings Music Award in December 1984.A prestigeous award, mostly given to classical composers and musicians; see http://www.sonningmusik.dk/cms/view/index.asp?ipageid=221 official website. Miles Davis was the first non-classical musician to receive the prize, and was particularly happy to receive the prize when he learned that Igor Stravinsky was one of the earlier recipients.Prior to the concert, Miles Davis was announced to only play for the last ten minutes of the suite.