Charles Mingus

Charles Mingus

Real Name:
Charles Mingus Jr.
Profile:
American jazz musician, composer, bandleader and civil rights activist, born April 22, 1922 in Nogales, Arizona, USA and died January 5, 1979 in Cuernavaca, Mexico of Lou Gehrig's disease. He pioneered in overdubbing and in cutting up and reassembling tapes of different takes in the studio to achieve the best possible version to put on record. He also authored an autobiographical novel called "Beneath The Underdog".
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Charles Mingus Discography

Albums

Paul Bley, Charlie Mingus*, Art Blakey Paul Bley, Charlie Mingus*, Art Blakey - Introducing Paul Bley (Album) Debut Records France 1954 Sell This Version
SPL 1111 Charles Mingus, John La Porta* Charles Mingus, John La Porta* - Jazzical Moods, Vol. 2(10") Period Records SPL 1111 US 1955 Sell This Version
SPL 1107 Charles Mingus, John La Porta* Charles Mingus, John La Porta* - Jazzical Moods, Vol. 1(10") Period Records SPL 1107 US 1955 Sell This Version
DLP-17 Charles Mingus, Thad Jones Charles Mingus, Thad Jones - Jazz Collaborations, Vol. I(LP) Debut Records DLP-17 US 1955 Sell This Version
Charles Mingus Pithycanthropus Erectus (Album) Atlantic Italy 1956 Sell This Version
Charlie Mingus*, Wally Cirillo, Teo Macero, John La Porta* Charlie Mingus*, Wally Cirillo, Teo Macero, John La Porta* - Jazz Composers Workshop (Album) Savoy Records US 1956 Sell This Version
The Red Norvo Trio With Tal Farlow, Charlie Mingus* The Red Norvo Trio With Tal Farlow, Charlie Mingus* - Move! (Album) Savoy Records US 1956 Sell This Version
Charles Mingus Mingus At The Bohemia (Album) Debut Records US 1956 Sell This Version
Charles Mingus With Hampton Hawes & Danny Richmond* Charles Mingus With Hampton Hawes & Danny Richmond* - Mingus Three (Album) Jubilee US 1957 Sell This Version
Kai Winding + J.J. Johnson + Bennie Green + Willie Dennis And Featuring John Lewis (2) & Charlie Mingus* Kai Winding + J.J. Johnson + Bennie Green + Willie Dennis And Featuring John Lewis (2) & Charlie Mingus* - Four Trombones (Album) Debut Records USA & Canada 1957 Sell This Version
Charles Mingus The Clown (Album) Atlantic UK 1957 Sell This Version
Charlie Mingus* A Modern Jazz Symposium Of Music And Poetry (Album) Bethlehem Records US 1957 Sell This Version
Charles Mingus East Coasting (Album) Bethlehem Records US 1957 Sell This Version
Charles Mingus Mingus Ah Um (Album, Comp) Columbia Brazil 1959 Sell This Version
Charlie Chan (5), Dizzy Gillespie, Bud Powell, Max Roach , Charles Mingus Charlie Chan (5), Dizzy Gillespie, Bud Powell, Max Roach , Charles Mingus - Jazz At Massey Hall (Album) Debut Records (3) Denmark 1959 Sell This Version
Charles Mingus Jazz Portraits (Album) United Artists Records US 1959 Sell This Version
Charles Mingus Presents Charles Mingus (Album) Candid US 1960 Sell This Version
Charlie Mingus* Blues & Roots (Album, EP) Atlantic UK 1960 Sell This Version
Charles Mingus Mingus (Album) Candid, Candid US 1960 Sell This Version
Charlie Mingus* Pre-Bird (Album) Mercury US 1960 Sell This Version
Charles Mingus, Max Roach, Eric Dolphy, Roy Eldridge, Jo Jones Charles Mingus, Max Roach, Eric Dolphy, Roy Eldridge, Jo Jones - Newport Rebels (Album) Candid US 1960 Sell This Version
Four Trombones*, J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding, Bennie Green, Willie Dennis, Charlie Mingus*, John Lewis (2) Four Trombones*, J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding, Bennie Green, Willie Dennis, Charlie Mingus*, John Lewis (2) - Four Trombones (Album) Fantasy US 1962 Sell This Version
Charles Mingus Oh Yeah (Album, Comp) Atlantic US 1962 Sell This Version
Charlie Mingus* Town Hall Concert (Album) United Artists Jazz Germany 1962 Sell This Version
Duke EllingtonCharlie Mingus*Max Roach Duke EllingtonCharlie Mingus*Max Roach - Money Jungle (Album) United Artists Jazz US 1962 Sell This Version