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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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With which instrument is jazz musician Charlie Mingus principally associated?
The album mixes jazz standards, including titles by Count Basie, Charles Mingus and Thelonious Monk, and original songs, both soundtrack pieces and freestanding tunes.
The sale of Glatfelter's specialty papers unit resembles moves under consideration by other paper companies, said Scott Mingus, a York County-based management consultant to the pulp and paper industry.
Their performances of tunes - ranging from Ellington, Basie, Mingus and Gillespie classics, to the big band sound and modern-day big chart hits - ensures the future of jazz in Scotland is in safe hands.
Jessica Mingus, the director of CUNY Start at Hostos Community College, told me that many have gotten the message that they are no-hopers.
Better Git It in Your Soul: An Interpretive Biography of Charles Mingus. By Krin Gabbard.