Charles Mingus – Blues & Roots (1960) [Full Album]

1. Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting – 0:00
2. Cryin’ Blues – 5:42
3. Moanin’ – 10:44
4. Tensions – 18:48
5. My Jelly Roll Soul – 25:18
6. E’s Flat Ah’s Flat Too – 32:08

BBC’s “1959: The Year That Changed Jazz” (Full Documentary – Miles Davis, Dave Brubeck, Charlie Mingus, Ornette Coleman, John Coltrane etc.)

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Four landmark Jazz albums from 1959:

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Charles Mingus in Action! Live in Belgium, Norway & Sweden (1964)

Jazz geniuses delighting our ears!

THE CREW:

Charles Mingus on Bass
Eric Dolphy on Sax, Bass Clarinet and Flute
Clifford Jordan on Tenor Sax
Jaki Byard on Piano
Dannie Richmond on Drums
Johnny Coles on Trumpet

Jazz Classics! Full albums by Coltrane, Mingus, Lateef, Miles Davis, Sonny Rollins, and Ella Fitzgerald…

 

12 Songs that shout “FREEDOM!”…

…and if you ask me: that’s a great word to shout, Dude!

On our menu:

01) Jimi Hendrix;

02) John Lennon;

03) Neil Young;

04) Richie Havens;

05) Bob Marley;

06) Ben Harper;

07) Funkadelic;

08) MC5;

09) The DT’s;

10) Rage Against the Machine;

11) Charles Mingus;

12) Nina Simone.

Pump up the volume…
and enjoy the ride!

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cecilia

“Freedom is a word nourished by the human dream:
there is no one who can explain it
and no one who doesn’t understand it.”

(Cecilia Meireles,  1901-1964, brazilian poet)