Charlie Mingus* With Lionel Hampton, Woody Shaw, Gerry Mulligan ‎– His Final Work

Gateway Records ‎– GSLP-7026
Vinyl, LP, Album


A1 Just For Laughs Part 1 4:26
A2 Peggy's Blue Skylight 5:13
A3 Caroline Keikki Mingus 6:15
A4 Slop 5:05
B1 Just For Laughs Part 2 2:36
B2 Fables Of Faubus 6:10
B3 Duke Ellington's Sound Of Love 5:55
B4 Farewell Farewell 5:54
B5 So Long Eric 4:33



Recorded in New York City - November 6, 1977.

Green background with black text
'G' logo at top of label 'GATEWAY' printed beneath
'Side 1' to left of spindle
Cat No. GSLP-7026 to right of spindle
'A Product Of Gillette-Music Co.' printed at 6 Oclock.

Front sleeve:-
Black background with yellow text. Sleeve divided into 3 vertically
with yellow lines. Middle 3rd has photo of Mingus palying Bass.
'Gateway' logo and CatNo. printed to bottom RH corner

Rear sleeve:-
White background with black text.
2 B&W photos of Mingus
Producers notes below (Producer Lionel Hampton)
"This recording session held on November 6, 1977 was the last LP recording session of Charlie Mingus's career." Printed bottom RH corner.
Gateway logo printed Bottom RH corner.

Black, no text

Matrix : Side 1 GSLP-A etched. 'Soundwave' stamped
Side 2 GSLP-B

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: Side 1 GSLP-A
  • Matrix / Runout: Side 2 GSLP-B

Other Versions (5 of 43) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
WWLP 21005 Lionel Hampton The Music Of Charles Mingus(LP, Album) Who's Who In Jazz WWLP 21005 US 1977 Sell This Version
CLCD 5005 Charlie Mingus* The Sound Of Jazz(CD, Album, RE) Cleo CLCD 5005 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
RV J-6037 Charles Mingus Lionel Hampton Presents The Music Of Charles Mingus(LP) RVC Corporation RV J-6037 Japan 1979 Sell This Version
CD.BL 87004 Charlie Mingus* His Final Work(CD, Album) Mondane CD.BL 87004 Switzerland Unknown Sell This Version
CLCD 65005, CLCD 65005-2 Charlie Mingus* The Sound Of Jazz(CD, Album, RE) Cleo, Masters Records CLCD 65005, CLCD 65005-2 Europe 1988 Sell This Version