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

DLP 7 Paul Bley With Charlie Mingus*, Art Blakey Paul Bley With Charlie Mingus*, Art Blakey - Introducing Paul Bley (Album) Debut Records DLP 7 US 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
1237 Charles Mingus Pithecanthropus Erectus (Album) Atlantic 1237 Italy 1956 Sell This Version
MG 12059 Charlie Mingus*, Wally Cirillo, Teo Macero, John La Porta* Charlie Mingus*, Wally Cirillo, Teo Macero, John La Porta* - Jazz Composers Workshop (Album) Savoy Records MG 12059 US 1956 Sell This Version
MG 12088 The Red Norvo Trio With Tal Farlow, Charlie Mingus* The Red Norvo Trio With Tal Farlow, Charlie Mingus* - Move! (Album) Savoy Records MG 12088 US 1956 Sell This Version
DEB 123 Charles Mingus Mingus At The Bohemia (Album) Debut Records DEB 123 US 1956 Sell This Version
BCP 65 Charlie Mingus* The Jazz Experiments Of Charlie Mingus (Comp, Album) Bethlehem Records BCP 65 US 1956 Sell This Version
JLP 1054 Charles Mingus With Hampton Hawes & Danny Richmond* Charles Mingus With Hampton Hawes & Danny Richmond* - Mingus Three (Album) Jubilee JLP 1054 US 1957 Sell This Version
DEB-126 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 DEB-126 USA & Canada 1957 Sell This Version
LTZ-K 15164 Charles Mingus The Clown (Album) Atlantic LTZ-K 15164 UK 1957 Sell This Version
BCP 6026 Charlie Mingus* A Modern Jazz Symposium Of Music And Poetry (Album) Bethlehem Records BCP 6026 US 1957 Sell This Version
BCP 6019 Charles Mingus East Coasting (Album) Bethlehem Records BCP 6019 US 1957 Sell This Version
CL 1370, 231.003 Charles Mingus Mingus Ah Um (Album, Comp) Columbia CL 1370, 231.003 Brazil 1959 Sell This Version
DEB-124 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) DEB-124 Denmark 1959 Sell This Version
UAL 4036 Charles Mingus Jazz Portraits (Album) United Artists Records UAL 4036 US 1959 Sell This Version
FS 235 Charlie Mingus* Charlie Mingus(LP, Album) Everest, Archive Of Folk & Jazz Music FS 235 1959 Sell This Version
CJM 8005 Charles Mingus Presents Charles Mingus (Album) Candid CJM 8005 US 1960 Sell This Version
LTZ-K.15194 Charlie Mingus* Blues & Roots (Album, EP) Atlantic LTZ-K.15194 UK 1960 Sell This Version
9021, CJM 9021 Charles Mingus Mingus (Album) Candid, Candid 9021, CJM 9021 US 1960 Sell This Version
SR 60627 Charlie Mingus* Pre-Bird (Album) Mercury SR 60627 US 1960 Sell This Version
CJS 9022 Charles Mingus, Max Roach, Eric Dolphy, Roy Eldridge, Jo Jones Charles Mingus, Max Roach, Eric Dolphy, Roy Eldridge, Jo Jones - Newport Rebels (Album) Candid CJS 9022 US 1960 Sell This Version
6005 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 6005 US 1962 Sell This Version
1377 Charles Mingus Oh Yeah (Album, Comp) Atlantic 1377 US 1962 Sell This Version