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Charles Mingus

Charles Mingus

Charles Mingus

Charles Mingus has been played over 40 times on NTS, first on 1 January 2014. Charles Mingus's music has been featured on 41 episodes.

Charles Mingus (22nd April 1922 – 5th January 1979) was an American jazz bassist, composer, bandleader, and occasional pianist from Los Angeles. He was also known for his activism against racial injustice.

Mingus' legacy is notable: he is ranked among the finest composers and performers in jazz, and recorded many highly regarded albums. Dozens of musicians passed through his bands and later went on to impressive careers. His songs - though melodic and distinctive - are not often recorded by later musicians,...

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Fleurette Africaine
Duke Ellington, Charles Mingus, Max Roach
United Artists Records, The Douglas Collection1972
Fleurette Africaine
Duke Ellington, Charles Mingus, Max RoachUnited Artists Records, The Douglas Collection1972
Discogs
Passions Of A Man
Charles Mingus
Atlantic1979
Passions Of A Man
Charles MingusAtlantic1979
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Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
Charles Mingus
Jazz Hour1989
Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
Charles MingusJazz Hour1989
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I Can´t Get Started
Charles Mingus
Fantasy1964
I Can´t Get Started
Charles MingusFantasy1964
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Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
Charles Mingus
Jazz Time1994
Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
Charles MingusJazz Time1994
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The Shoes Of The Fisherman's Wife Are Some Jive Ass Slippers
Charles Mingus
Columbia1988
The Shoes Of The Fisherman's Wife Are Some Jive Ass Slippers
Charles MingusColumbia1988
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Hog Callin' Blues
Charles Mingus
Atlantic1970
Hog Callin' Blues
Charles MingusAtlantic1970
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Nostalgia In Times Square
Charles Mingus
Blue Note, Verve Records2006
Nostalgia In Times Square
Charles MingusBlue Note, Verve Records2006
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Group Dancers
Charles Mingus
MCA Records1982
Group Dancers
Charles MingusMCA Records1982
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Sue's Changes
Charles Mingus
Atlantic1979
Sue's Changes
Charles MingusAtlantic1979
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