Tag Archives: Charles Mingus

Royal Wedding of TRH Duke & Duchess of Sussex!

After having waited months on end, the day of the royal wedding arrived and there was I sporting a killer headache – one of which I have not had in long ages.  What with the inordinate negativity of trolls online … Continue reading

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Night In Tunisia.

© 1953 Live The Quintet At Massey Hall, Toronto. Night in Tunisia composed: Dizzy Gillespie & Chano Pozo. Trumpet: Dizzy Gillespie Alto Saxophone: Charlie ‘Bird’ Parker Bass: Charles Mingus Piano: Bud Powell Drums: Max Roach. It begins and ends with … Continue reading

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Moanin’.

© 1960 Charles Mingus: Blues & Roots Bass: Charles Mingus Piano: Horace Parlan Alto Saxophone: John Handy Alto Saxophone: Jackie McLean Tenor Saxophone: Booker Ervin Baritone Saxophone: Pepper Adams Trombone: Willie Dennis Trombone: Jimmy Knepper Drums: Dannie Richmond This is … Continue reading

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Strange Fruit… the gold standard.

© 1992 Diana Ross Live © 1993 Diana Ross Live.  Stolen Moments: The Lady Sings… Jazz and Blues. Bass: Ron Carter Trumpet: Jon Faddis Trumpet: Roy Hargrove Without doubt, the strongest Diana Ross live performance ever.  Poignant.  Moving.  Those large … Continue reading

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