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Min·gus

 (mĭng′gəs), Charles 1922-1979.
American bassist and composer of complex works combining elements of jazz, gospel, and classical music.

Mingus

(ˈmɪŋɡəs)
n
(Biography) Charles, known as Charlie Mingus. 1922–79, US jazz double bassist, composer, and band leader
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Paak, Charles Mingus, The Avalanches, Mozart and Mulatu Astatke.
Better Git It in Your Soul: An Interpretive Biography of Charles Mingus.
The Sunday evening schedule includes Scenes in the City - The Music of Charles Mingus, and Tribute to Jazz at The Philharmonic, so plenty to appeal to dedicated aficionados of the genre.
Al llegar a este punto Scofield ya habia tenido grandes oportunidades al lado de gente como McCoy Tyner, Charles Mingus, Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock y George Duke.
The band was what we can (blasphemously) borrow from rock's lexicon to describe as a 'supergroup': Parker on saxophone; Dizzy Gillespie on trumpet; Charles Mingus on bass; Bud Powell on piano; and Max Roach on drums.
Of Ebony Embers: Vignettes of the Harlem Renaissance'' explores the life of the African-American artists who helped shaped the period, including poets Langston Hughes, Countee Cullen and Claude McKay, painter Aaron Douglas and musicians Duke Ellington, Jelly Roll Morton, Billy Strayhorn, Thelonius Monk and Charles Mingus.
In the book, Johnson describes the challenges that the 85 year old Jordan has faced in her life, from her early years in a Pennsylvania coal mining town to her rise as a bebop singer in Detroit and New York City during the 1950s, then rising to become a recording artist and performer under the influence of jazz giants such as Charlie Parker, George Russell, Lennie Tristano, Charles Mingus, Sonny Rollins and Thelonious Monk.
In this section we see transcription excerpts from one of his most noteworthy projects, the trio album Money Jungle with drummer Max Roach and bassist Charles Mingus.
MILES Davis, Nat King Cole, Aretha Franklin, Sam Rivers, Janis Joplin, Quincy Jones, Van Morrison, Charles Mingus, Anthony Braxton, King Curtis, Nina Simone, Max Roach, Nancy Wilson, Andrew White, Carmen McRae, Count Basie - what's the connection?
Charles Mingus, board of directors chairman said, CFCU is excited to have Bobby take on the role of president/CEO .
DURING his lifetime, bassist and composer Charles Mingus struggled with the challenge of airing his more ambitiouslyscaled pieces.
and the day Charles Mingus died fifty-seven whales spread