Mingus* ‎– Something Like A Bird

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Atlantic ‎– 8122-79660-5, Rhino Records (2) ‎– 8122-79660-5, Warner Bros. Records ‎– WPCR-27256
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1 Something Like A Bird
Alto Saxophone – Akira Ohmori, Charles McPherson, Lee KonitzAlto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone – Ken HitchcockAlto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – George ColemanBaritone Saxophone – Craig Purpura, Pepper Adams, Ronnie CuberBass – Eddie Gomez, George MrazComposed By, Supervised By [Arrangements], Supervised By [Orchestrations] – Charles MingusConductor – Paul JeffreyDrums – Dannie Richmond, Joe ChambersElectric Piano – Ken Werner*Guitar – Danny Toan, Jack Wilkins, Larry Coryell, Ted DunbarPercussion – Ray MantillaPiano – Bob NelomsTenor Saxophone – Daniel Block, Mike Brecker*, Ricky FordTrombone – Jimmy Knepper, Slide HamptonTrumpet – Mike Davis (49), Randy BreckerTrumpet, Arranged By, Orchestrated By – Jack Walrath
31:12
2 Farewell Farwell
Alto Saxophone – Akira Ohmori, Lee Konitz, Yoshiaki Malta*Alto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone – Ken HitchcockBaritone Saxophone – Craig Purpura, Pepper Adams, Ronnie CuberBass – Eddie GomezComposed By, Supervised By [Arrangements], Supervised By [Orchestrations] – Charles MingusConductor, Arranged By, Orchestrated By – Paul JeffreyDrums – Dannie Richmond, Joe ChambersGuitar – Jack Wilkins, Larry Coryell, Ted DunbarPiano – Bob NelomsTenor Saxophone – Daniel Block, John Tank, Ricky FordTrombone – Jimmy Knepper, Keith O'QuinnTrumpet – Jack Walrath, Mike Davis (49)
6:57

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This CD contains the last recording sessions of Charles Mingus.

"Something Like A Bird" was recorded on January 18, 1978. "Farewell Farwell" was recorded on January 23, 1978.

Originally released in 1980.

℗ © 1980 WEA International Inc., a Warner Music Group Company.

Manufactured in the E.U.

Issued in a regular jewel case with Japanese OBI.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (on OBI, scanned): 081227966058
  • Label Code: LC 02982
  • Rights Society (CD face): GEMA / BIEM
  • Rights Society (CD face + OBI): JASRAC
  • Matrix / Runout: [Warner 'W' logo] 8122796605A V01 JGD
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L016
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 053Z
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 05L2

Other Versions (5 of 6) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country  Year
50.016 Mingus* Something Like A Bird(LP, Album) Atlantic 50.016 Brazil 1981 Sell This Version
XSD 8805 Mingus* Something Like A Bird(LP, Album) Atlantic XSD 8805 Canada 1980 Sell This Version
50764 Charles Mingus Something Like A Bird(LP, Album) Atlantic 50764 Greece 1980 Sell This Version
P-10938A Charles Mingus Something Like A Bird(LP, Album) Atlantic P-10938A Japan 1980 Sell This Version
SD 8805 Charles Mingus Something Like A Bird(LP, Album) Atlantic SD 8805 US 1980 Sell This Version

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