Charles Mingus records the album ‘Charles Mingus Presents Charles Mingus’ with Eric Dolphy, Ted Curson and Dannie Richmond (1960)

Charles Mingus Presents Charles Mingus‘ is an album recorded on November 19, 1960 with Eric Dolphy, Ted Curson and Dannie Richmond and released in 1961 By Candid.

Track Listing : 1.Folk Forms, No. 1 (Charles Mingus) – 13:08 . 2.Original Faubus Fables (Charles Mingus) – 09:19 . 3.What Love? (Charles Mingus) – 15:23 . 4.All The Things You Could Be By Now If Sigmund Freud’S Wife Was Your Mother (Charles Mingus) – 08:33

Musicians : Charles Mingus – Bass . Ted Curson – Trumpet . Eric Dolphy – Alto Saxophone And Bass Clarinet . Dannie Richmond – Drums

Production : Produced By Charles Mingus . Bob D’Orleans – Engineer

Package : Nat Hentoff – Liner Notes

Recorded On November 19, 1960 At Nola Penthouse Sound Studios, New York City.

Released In 1961 By Candid.

(Source Charles Mingus Presents Charles Mingus | The Official Site)

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The album accomplishes what the best of Mingus accomplishes: the perfect tension between jazz played as an ensemble and jazz played as totally free. […]

Ira Gitler c/o Blue Sounds
He and Richmond react beautifully together throughout and the interaction of the whole group is one of the salient features of the album. Recommended as an important document of the current scene. […]

Charles Mingus Presents Charles Mingus‘ on RVM [Radio.Video.Music]



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