Charles Mingus records ‘Mingus Moves’ for Atlantic (1973)

Charles Mingus’ ‘Mingus Moves’ is an album (and one of his late works) recorded on October 29 – 31, 1973 and released the same year by Atlantic.

Track Listing : 1.Canon (Charles Mingus) – 05:28 . 2.Opus 4 (Charles Mingus) – 06:39 . 3.Moves (Doug Hammond) – 03:43 . 4.Wee (Denzil Best) – 08:57 . 5.Flowers For A Lady (George Adams)– 6:44 . 6.Newcomer (Don Pullen) – 07:13 . 7.Opus 3 (Charles Mingus) – 010:26 . 8.Big Alice (Don Pullen) – 05:44 . 9.The Call (Charles Mingus) – 07:13

Musicians : Charles Mingus – Bass . Ronald Hampton – Trumpet . Doug Hammond – Vocals . Honi Gordon – Vocals . George Adams – Tenor Sax, Flute . Dannie Richmond – Drums . Don Pullen – Piano

Production : Produced By Nesuhi Ertegun . Gene Paul – Engineer, Mastering,

Package : Bob Defrin – Cover Design . David Gahr – Photography . Geoff Gans – Art Direction . Nat Hentoff – Liner Notes . Giuseppe Pino – Photography . Page Simon – Graphic Design

Recorded October 29 – 31, 1973.

Released In 1973 By Atlantic.

Charles Mingus

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coolidge @ RateYourMusic
It speaks volumes that even a lesser-tier record in the Mingus catalog like this one (and this is probably in the top 5 least essential) is still a solid 4 stars. […]

Wilson & Alroy’s Record Reviews
Surprisingly, Sy Johnson wrote the hardest bop piece, “Wee,” with a very free, almost Cecil Taylor-like piano solo. “Opus 3” has a multipart structure and loose swing that recalls the Mingus A Um days […]

All About Jazz
Enough said, really, this one’s a classic and at its new budget price it is also simply a steal anyway you look at it. […]

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