‘The Great Concert of Charles Mingus‘ is a live album recorded on April 19, 1964, at the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées in Paris and released the same year by America.
Track Listing : 1.A.T.F.W. (Art Tatum, Fats Waller) – 04:17 . 2.Presentation Of Musicians (Charles Mingus) – 01:08 . 3.So Long Eric (Don’T Stay Over There Too Long) (Charles Mingus) – 21:47 . 4.Orange Was The Color Of Her Dress, Then Blue Silk (Charles Mingus) – 14:29 . 5.Fables Of Faubus (Charles Mingus) – 27:46 . 6.Sophisticated Lady (Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Mitchell Parish) – 07:55 . 7.Parkeriana (Dedicated To A Genius) (Charles Mingus) – 27:04 . 8.Meditation For Integration (Or For A Pair Of Wire Cutters) (Charles Mingus) – 22:45
Musicians : Charles Mingus – Bass . Eric Dolphy – Alto Saxophone, Bass Clarinet, Flute . Johnny Coles – Trumpet On (3) . Clifford Jordan – Tenor Saxophone . Jaki Byard – Piano . Dannie Richmond – Drums
Production : Produced By Charles Mingus
Recorded On April 19, 1964 At Théâtre Des Champs-Élysées, Paris, France.
Released In 1964 By America.