I Dream Too Much is an album led by trombonist Jimmy Knepper which was recorded in 1984 and released on the Italian Soul Note label. The Allmusic review by Michael G. Nastos awarded the album [More]
Color Changes is an album by trumpeter Clark Terry featuring performances recorded in late 1960 and originally released on the Candid label. “This is one of flügelhornist Clark Terry’s finest albums. Terry had complete control [More]
Mingus Dynasty is a jazz album by Charles Mingus, recorded in 1959 for Columbia Records. It is the companion album to his other 1959 record, Mingus Ah Um, and was inducted in the Grammy Hall [More]
A collaboration between Bill Evans and clarinetist Tony Scott. Track listing (CD1&CD2): 1-1 Five 7:53 1-2 She’s Different 3:34 1-3 The Lady Is A Tramp 3:56 1-4 Tenderly 4:35 1-5 Blues For Three Horns 6:06 [More]
Tijuana Moods is an album by Charles Mingus originally recorded in 1957 but not released until 1962. The name “Charlie Mingus” appears on the cover of the original album. Mingus hated all nicknames derived from Charles [More]
Mingus is an album by jazz bassist and composer Charles Mingus. The album was recorded in October and November 1960 in New York for Nat Hentoff’s Candid label. At this time Mingus was working regularly [More]
The Clown is an album by Charles Mingus recorded and released in 1957 on Atlantic Records as SD-1260. It is the follow-up to 1956’s Pithecanthropus Erectus and features the improvised narration of Jean Shepherd. A [More]
The Clown (album) The Clown is an album by Charles Mingus recorded and released in 1957 on Atlantic Records. On “Haitian Fight Song”, Mingus said “I’d say this song has a contemporary folk feeling. My [More]
Album: Oh Yeah Personnel: Charles Mingus – piano and vocals Rahsaan Roland Kirk – flute, siren, tenor saxophone, manzello, and strich Booker Ervin – tenor saxophone Jimmy Knepper – trombone Doug Watkins – bass Dannie [More]
Charles Mingus – Stormy weather, album Mingus!, 1960 Charles Mingus – bass Ted Curson – trumpet Lonnie Hillyer – trumpet Jimmy Knepper – trombone Britt Woodman – trombone Eric Dolphy – alto saxophone & clarinetto Charles [More]