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Mingus, Charles 1922-1979

Overview
Works: 2,175 works in 4,829 publications in 10 languages and 36,616 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Interviews  Drama  Live sound recordings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Jazz  Music  Remixes  Double bass music (Jazz) 
Roles: Performer, Author, Composer, Instrumentalist, Conductor, Arranger, Singer, Narrator, Dedicatee, Speaker, Musician, Other, Interviewee, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Creator, per, Honoree, Lyricist, Artist
Classifications: M1366, 781.65
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Most widely held works by Charles Mingus
Mingus ah um by Charles Mingus( Recording )
88 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,319 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
The Quintet jazz at Massey Hall by Quintet (Jazz group)( Recording )
34 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The black saint and the sinner lady by Charles Mingus( Recording )
63 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Money jungle by Duke Ellington( Recording )
48 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shadows by John Cassavetes( Visual )
30 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and French and held by 578 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 )
44 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 573 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 )
54 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 542 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 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mirage avant-garde and third-stream jazz ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1977 in Undetermined and English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mingus, Mingus, Mingus, Mingus, Mingus by Charles Mingus( Recording )
45 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 436 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
Pithecanthropus erectus by Charles Mingus( Recording )
53 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charles Mingus live in '64 by Charles Mingus( Visual )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 376 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
Tijuana moods by Charles Mingus( Recording )
47 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jazz the Smithsonian anthology ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mingus by Charles Mingus( Recording )
25 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Town Hall concert by Charles Mingus( Recording )
24 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cornell 1964 by Charles Mingus Sextet( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 and held by 300 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 at Antibes by Charles Mingus( Recording )
28 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Let my children hear music by Charles Mingus( Recording )
23 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charles Mingus triumph of the underdog by Charles Mingus( Visual )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first comprehensive documentary of Afro-American jazz bassist, bandleader and composer Charles Mingus who led a tumultuous life filled with trauma and frustration, joy and creativity. Nine years in the making and exhaustively researched, virtually everything used in the film is extraordinarily rare. Abundant clips of Mingus in performance in the 1960s and 1970s perfectly illustrate the many faces and tortured heart of a musical genius
 
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Alternative Names
Charles Mingus
Charles Mingus Jazz Workshop
Charles Mingus Octet
Charles Mingus Sextet
Charles Mingus Sextet With Eric Dolphy
Charles Minugs
Charlie Mingus
Charlies Mingus
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Mingus 1922-1979 Baron
Mingus, Baron, 1922-1979
Mingus, C. 1922-1979
Mingus, Charles.
Mingus, Charles Baron
Mingus, Charles, Jr.
Mingus, Charlie.
Mingus Charlie 1922-1979
The Charles Mingus Group
ミンガス, チャールズ
Languages
English (292)
German (25)
French (15)
Japanese (2)
Swedish (2)
Greek, Modern (2)
Croatian (1)
Polish (1)
Spanish (1)
Dutch (1)
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