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MINGUS, CHARLES

 
"Originally released in 1957 on Bethlehem. One of Mingus' best work from the period. 6 tracks of hard bop and modernist playing with the help of a great group: Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Shafi Hadi (sax), Clarence Shaw (trumpet), Dannie Richmond (drums) and Bill Evans ...
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DOX802 | DOXY

"The Jazz Composers Workshop album, originally released on Savoy in 1956, is made up of two sessions-recorded on 31 October 1954 (side A and tracks 5 & 6 on side B), and 30 January 1955 (tracks 1-4 on side B)-that were part of Mingus influential "Jazz Composers ...
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DOX883 | DOXY

"Originally released as two 10" albums called Jazzical Moods, Jazz Composers Workshop #2, was the result of one of Mingus famed Jazz Workshop sessions, held in December 1954 and featuring Thad Jones (trumpet), John LaPorta (clarinet, alto sax) Teo Macero (tenor / ...
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DOX884 | DOXY

"Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus is the bassist and composer Charles Mingus' legendary experiment in a large group setting. Featuring an 11 piece group with new arrangements on some of his most well known compositions, this album is one of Mingus' most timeless and ...
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JD102 | JEANNE DIELMAN

"Mingus Plays Piano, released just a few months after his masterpiece The Black Saint and The Sinner Lady, is the only record to feature MINGUS performing on his instrument of choice for composing. From the opening track, appropriately titled "Myself When I Am Real," ...
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SV066LP | SUPERIOR VIADUCT

"The Black Saint and The Sinner Lady is without question Charles Mingus' magnum opus. Originally released on Impulse! in 1963, the album broke new ground in both genre-defying composition and innovative recording techniques. A six-part suite with dramatic shifts in mood ...
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SV065LP | SUPERIOR VIADUCT