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[Music] DUKE ELLINGTON, CHARLIE MINGUS, MAX ROACH-MONEY JUNGLE. — dereksmusicblog

Duke Ellington, Charlie Mingus, Max Roach-Money Jungle. Label: Blue Note Records. On Monday, September the ‘17th’ 1962, bassist Charles Mingus and drummer Max Roach made their way to Sound Makers Studio, in New York. The two friends were en route to a session where they would record an album with one of the giants of […]

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[Music] Charles Mingus – Moanin’

The angry man of jazz, Charles Mingus, tearing it up near the end of his prime, in 1993.

Thanks to my friend Barry Braxton, who posts some rather amazing things on a frequent basis.

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[Video] Charles Mingus – Prayer For Passive Resistance

Jazz. Where you can be a revolutionary without uttering a single word (maybe a few moans and shouts here and there, perhaps…).

Happy birthday to you, Charles Mingus. RIP.

Heartfelt thanks to ThE JaZzerZ for posting this originally.

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[Video] Duke Ellington – Fleurette Africaine

Duke Ellington with his masterpiece album, Money Jungle. Incredible.