Charles Mingus and his band (pictured here Horace Parlan on piano) performing live at the Five Spot Cafe, NYC, 1958.
Charles Mingus Jr. (22 Apr, 1922 – 5 Jan, 1979) Influential Jazz Double Bassist…
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Making the simple complicated is commonplace; making the complicated simple, awesomely simple, that’s creativity. — CHARLES MINGUS
Mingus Ah Um is a jazz album by Charles Mingus, recorded and released on Columbia Records in 1959. It was his first album recorded for Columbia. The cover features a painting by S. Neil Fujita.
Charles Mingus Blues & Roots 180g LP (Mono) 180g Vinyl Mono LP Blues & Roots was recorded in 1959 and released in 1960. Bassist Charles Mingus is joined here by Horace Parlan, Jackie McLean, Booker Er
Charles Mingus and his band (pictured: Horace Parlan, Shafi Hadi/Curtis Porter, and Booker Ervin) performing live at the Five Spot Cafe, NYC, 1958 (photos by Dennis Stock)
Charles Mingus " Anyone can make the simple complicated. Creativity is making the complicated simple. "
Charles Mingus - #Jazz #Legend
Charles Mingus was an American jazz musician, composer, bandleader, and civil rights activist.