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Mingus, Charles 1922-1979

Overview
Works: 2,143 works in 5,023 publications in 9 languages and 41,280 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Drama  Interviews  Jazz  Concert films  Live sound recordings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Documentary films  Romance films 
Roles: Performer, Author, Composer, Instrumentalist, Conductor, Arranger, Musician, Singer, Dedicatee, Narrator, Speaker, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Creator, Interviewee, Lyricist
Classifications: M1366, 781.65
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Most widely held works by Charles Mingus
Mingus ah um by Charles Mingus( Recording )

82 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mingus' compositions and arrangements were always extremely focused, assimilating individual spontaneity into a firm consistency of mood, and that approach reaches an ultra-tight zenith on Mingus Ah Um
Ken Burns jazz : the story of America's music by Ken Burns( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
The Quintet : jazz at Massey Hall by Quintet (Jazz group)( Recording )

35 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern jazz summit meeting in Toronto that has been called the greatest jazz concert ever. Originally released in 1985, the stunning recording has now been remastered and must be heard again by all jazz aficionados!
The black saint and the sinner lady by Charles Mingus( Recording )

47 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Money jungle by Duke Ellington( Recording )

50 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Duke Ellington is joined by Charles Mingus and Max Roach in a historic session that surprised the jazz world back in the 1960s. The CD includes alternative versions of songs including Rem Blues; A Little Max; and more
Shadows by John Cassavetes( Visual )

35 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Cassavetes' first film tells a gripping story of racism set against a New York background in the 1950s. Lelia, a light-skinned black woman living in New York with her two brothers, has an affair with a white man. But when her lover meets one of Lelia's brothers and discovers she is black, a painful and emotional eruption occurs
Charles Mingus : Ken Burns jazz by Charles Mingus( Recording )

45 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary bassist Charles Mingus portrays his hot and soulful style of hard bop in this incredible collection
Blues & roots by Charles Mingus( Recording )

43 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mingus answered critics who said his amibitious, evocative music didn't swing enough by releasing an album going back to the earliest of black musical exression, the blues and New Orleans jazz, and may possibly be one of his finest
Nica's dream : small jazz groups of the 50's and early 60's( Recording )

7 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mirage : avant-garde and third-stream jazz by Richie Havens( Recording )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mingus, Mingus, Mingus, Mingus, Mingus by Charles Mingus( Recording )

34 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considered as a greatest hits revisited release, Mingus tinkers with some of his best-known works including their titles yet this time around, he has an 11-piece band ensemble creating significant differences
Charles Mingus live in '64 by Charles Mingus( Visual )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jazz Icons: Charles Mingus showcases three exceptional concerts performed in April 1964 featuring his most celebrated lineup--Jaki Byard (piano), Dannie Richmond (drums), Johnny Coles (trumpet), Clifford Jordan (tenor sax) and the great Eric Dolphy (alto sax, flute and bass clarinet). Recorded within an eight-day span, less than three months before Dolphy's death, the three concerts showcase Mingus's visionary leadership and the band's incredible depth and diversity with unique performances and arrangements of classics including "So Long Eric" and the groundbreaking "Meditations On Integration"--Conteneur
Pithecanthropus erectus by Charles Mingus( Recording )

46 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tijuana moods by Charles Mingus( Recording )

42 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz : the Smithsonian anthology( Recording )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Town Hall concert by Charles Mingus( Recording )

21 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cornell 1964 by Charles Mingus Sextet( Recording )

6 editions published in 2007 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Mingus and his sextet are joined by flute and clarinet star Eric Dolphy. This also stands as one of Dolphy's final sessions
Mingus by Charles Mingus( Recording )

43 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mingus at Antibes by Charles Mingus( Recording )

25 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live performance recorded at the 1960 Antibes Jazz Festival. Features special guest artist Bud Powell
New Tijuana moods by Charles Mingus( Recording )

25 editions published between 1962 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Čarls Mingus

Charles Mingus

Charles Mingus americký jazzový kontrabasista

Charles Mingus Amerikaans pianist (1922-1979)

Charles Mingus contrabbassista, pianista e compositore statunitense

Charles Mingus Jazz Workshop

Charles Mingus musicien américain

Charles Mingus Octet

Charles Mingus Sextet

Charles Mingus Sextet With Eric Dolphy

Charles Mingus US-amerikanischer Jazzmusiker

Charles Minugs

Charlie Mingus

Charlies Mingus

Mingus.

Mingus 1922-1979 Baron

Mingus, Baron, 1922-1979

Mingus, C. 1922-1979

Mingus, Charles.

Mingus, Charles Baron

Mingus, Charles, Jr.

Mingus, Charles Jr 1922-1979

Mingus, Charlie.

Mingus Charlie 1922-1979

The Charles Mingus Group

Мингус, Чарльз

Чарлз Мингъс

Чарлс Мингус

Чарльз Мінгус

צ'ארלס מינגוס

צ'ארלס מינגוס מוזיקאי אמריקאי

چارلز مینگس

ชาลส์ มิงกัส

チャールズ・ミンガス

ミンガス, チャールズ

查尔斯·明格斯

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JazzBeneath the underdog; his world as composed by MingusMingus, a critical biographyTonight at noon : a love storyMingus/Mingus : two memoirsBeneath the underdogI know what I know : the music of Charles MingusCharles Mingus, more than a fake book