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Charles Mingus

Tracklist


CD 1
  • 1 What Is This Thing Called Love?
    length: 3:02
    piano: Spaulding Givens
    double bass: Charles Mingus
    producer: Richard Bock
  • 2. Darn That Dream
    length: 3:38
    piano: Spaulding Givens
    double bass: Charles Mingus
    producer: Richard Bock
  • 3 Yesterdays
    length: 3:05
    piano: Charles Mingus
    producer: Richard Bock
  • 4 Body and Soul
    length: 3:34
    piano: Spaulding Givens
    double bass: Charles Mingus
    producer: Richard Bock
  • 5 Blue Moon
    length: 3:33
    piano: Spaulding Givens
    double bass: Charles Mingus
    producer: Richard Bock
  • 6. Blue Tide
    length: 3:10
    piano: Spaulding Givens
    double bass: Charles Mingus
    producer: Richard Bock
  • 7. Darn That Dream (alternate take)
    length: 3:37
    piano: Spaulding Givens
    double bass: Charles Mingus
  • 8 Jeepers Creepers (take 1)
    length: 3:37
    piano: Spaulding Givens
    double bass: Charles Mingus
  • 9. Jeepers Creepers (take 2)
    length: 3:03
    piano: Spaulding Givens
    double bass: Charles Mingus
  • 10. Portrait (take 1) (alternate take)
    length: 3:11
  • 11. Portrait (take 2)
    length: 3:13
  • 12. I've Lost My Love (take 1)
    length: 3:01
  • 13. I've Lost My Love (take 2)
    length: 3:01
  • 14. Extrasensory Perception
    length: 2:48
  • 15. Extrasensory Perception (alternate take)
    length: 2:42
  • 16. Precognition
    length: 2:45
  • 17. Make Believe
    length: 3:04
  • 18. Paris in Blue
    length: 3:12
  • 19. Montage
    length: 2:55
  • 20. Day Dream (take 1)
    length: 3:42
    piano: Spaulding Givens
    double bass: Charles Mingus
    drums (drum set): Max Roach
  • 21. Day Dream (take 2)
    length: 2:38
    piano: Spaulding Givens
    double bass: Charles Mingus
    drums (drum set): Max Roach
  • 22. Theme From "Rhapsody in Blue" (take 1)
    length: 3:24
    piano: Spaulding Givens
    double bass: Charles Mingus
    drums (drum set): Max Roach
  • 23. Theme From "Rhapsody in Blue" (take 2)
    length: 2:39
    piano: Spaulding Givens
    double bass: Charles Mingus
    drums (drum set): Max Roach

    CD 2
  • 1. Jet (take 1)
    length: 2:44
    piano: Spaulding Givens
    double bass: Charles Mingus
    drums (drum set): Max Roach
  • 2. Jet (take 2)
    length: 2:35
    piano: Spaulding Givens
    double bass: Charles Mingus
    drums (drum set): Max Roach
  • 3 Medley: You Go to My Head
    length: 2:42
  • 4. Can You Blame Me
    length: 2:50
  • 5. You and Me
    length: 2:47
  • 6. Bebopper
    length: 2:40
  • 7. Cupid
    length: 2:46
  • 8. Drum Conversation
    length: 4:02
  • 9 I've Got You Under My Skin
    length: 2:49
  • 10 Embraceable You
    length: 4:18
  • 11. Sure Thing
    length: 2:03
  • 12 Cherokee
    length: 4:48
  • 13 (Jubilee) Hallelujah
    length: 3:54
    piano: Bud Powell
  • 14 Lullaby of Birdland
    length: 2:29
  • 15. Wee (Allen's Alley)
    length: 6:40
  • 16. Hot House
    length: 8:58
  • 17 A Night in Tunisia
    length: 7:22

    CD 3
  • 1 Perdido
    length: 8:10
  • 2. Salt Peanuts
    length: 7:18
  • 3 All the Things You Are
    length: 7:12
  • 4. 52nd Street Theme
    length: 0:38
  • 5 Perdido
    length: 7:42
  • 6. Salt Peanuts
    length: 7:20
  • 7 All the Things You Are
    length: 7:10
  • 8. 52nd Street Theme
    length: 0:35
  • 9. Wee (Allen's Alley)
    length: 6:36
  • 10. Hot House
    length: 9:01
  • 11 A Night in Tunisia
    length: 7:22

    CD 4
  • 1. Bass-ically Speaking (take 1)
    length: 4:01
    piano: Bud Powell
  • 2. Bass-ically Speaking (take 2)
    length: 3:53
    piano: Bud Powell
  • 3. Bass-ically Speaking (take 3)
    length: 3:52
    piano: Bud Powell
  • 4. Bass-ically Speaking
    piano: Bud Powell
  • 5. [untitled blues]
    length: 2:38
    piano: Bud Powell
  • 6. Wee Dot (Blues for Some Bones)
    length: 14:17
  • 7. Stardust
    length: 4:52
  • 8. Move
    length: 6:48
  • 9 I'll Remember April
    length: 11:04
  • 10. Now's the Time
    length: 14:22

    CD 5
  • 1. Trombosphere
    length: 3:24
  • 2. Ow!
    length: 15:11
  • 3. Chazzanova (false start of Yesterdays)
    length: 4:54
  • 4 Yesterdays
    length: 10:04
  • 5. Kai's Day
    length: 5:22
  • 6. Pink Topsy
    length: 3:03
  • 7. Miss Blues
    length: 3:03
  • 8. Blue Tide
    length: 3:08
  • 9. Pink Topsy (alternate take)
    length: 3:38
  • 10. Eclipse (alternate take)
    length: 2:57
  • 11. Eclipse
    length: 2:54
  • 12. Opus One (alternate take)
    length: 3:21
  • 13. Opus One
    length: 4:08
  • 14. (Teapot) Walkin'
    length: 4:33
    piano: Paul Bley
    double bass: Charles Mingus
    drums (drum set): Art Blakey

    CD 6
  • 1 Like Someone in Love
    length: 4:03
  • 2 I Can't Get Started
    length: 3:37
  • 3. Spontaneous Combustion
    length: 4:16
  • 4. The Theme
    length: 3:40
  • 5. Split Kick
    length: 3:05
  • 6. This Time the Dream's on Me
    length: 3:07
  • 7. Zootcase
    length: 2:35
    piano: Paul Bley
    double bass: Charles Mingus
    drums (drum set): Art Blakey
  • 8 Santa Claus Is Coming to Town
    length: 3:22
  • 9. The Pendulum at Falcon's Lair
    length: 4:40
  • 10. Jack the Fieldstalker
    length: 4:30
  • 11. Stockholm Sweetnin'
    length: 4:11
  • 12. Low and Behold
    length: 3:26
  • 13. Bitty Ditty
    length: 5:12
  • 14. Chazzanova
    length: 3:41
  • 15 I'll Remember April
    length: 3:48
  • 16. Elusive (Illusive)
    length: 4:50
  • 17. Sombre Intrusion
    length: 2:46
  • 18. You Don't Know What Love Is
    length: 3:29

    CD 7
  • 1 Like Someone in Love
    length: 3:47
  • 2. Peace of Mind
    length: 4:02
  • 3. Lament
    length: 4:43
  • 4. The Jeep Is Jumpin'
    length: 3:56
  • 5. Git Up From There
    length: 4:26
  • 6 A Foggy Day
    length: 6:04
  • 7. Mountain Greenery
    length: 4:44
  • 8. Git Up From There (alternate take)
    length: 3:56
  • 9. Lament (alternate take)
    length: 4:56
  • 10. One More
    length: 7:28
  • 11 I Can't Get Started
    length: 6:05
  • 12. More of the Same
    length: 5:12
  • 13. Get Out of Town
    length: 8:43
  • 14. One More (alternate take)
    length: 3:59

    CD 8
  • 1. Get Out of Town (alternate take)
    length: 7:28
  • 2. Ensenada
    length: 5:25
  • 3. Machajo
    length: 4:02
  • 4 Cherokee
    length: 4:17
  • 5. Seven Moons
    length: 4:03
  • 6. Seven Moons (alternate take)
    length: 4:19
  • 7. All the Things You Are (take 1)
    length: 5:27
  • 8. All the Things You Are (take 2)
    length: 4:12
  • 9. Cherokee (alternate take)
    length: 5:11
  • 10. Nature Boy
    length: 6:12
  • 11. Alone Together
    length: 7:13
  • 12. There's No You
    length: 8:01
  • 13. Easy Living
    length: 5:03

    CD 9
  • 1. The Edge of Love
    length: 2:48
  • 2. Makin' Whoopee
    length: 2:38
  • 3. Fanny
    length: 3:01
  • 4. Portrait
    length: 2:47
  • 5. Jump Monk
    length: 6:44
  • 6 Serenade in Blue
    length: 5:56
  • 7. Percussion Discussion
    length: 8:26
  • 8. Work Song
    length: 6:27
    piano: Mal Waldron
    bass: Charles Mingus
    drums (drum set): Willie Jones
    tenor saxophone: George Barrow
    trombone: Eddie Bert
  • 9 Septemberly
    length: 6:55
  • 10. All the Things You C#
    length: 6:47
  • 11 I'll Remember April
    length: 13:03

    CD 10
  • 1. Love Chant
    length: 7:20
  • 2 A Foggy Day
    length: 5:27
  • 3. Drums
    length: 5:20
  • 4 Haitian Fight Song
    length: 5:16
  • 5. Lady Bird
    length: 5:51
  • 6. Jump Monk [spoken introduction and false start of "All the Things"]
    length: 11:38
  • 7. All the Things You Do [spoken introduction and false start of "Drums"]
    length: 9:45
  • 8. Drums (take 1)
    length: 6:17
  • 9. Drums (take 2)
    length: 5:23

    CD 11
  • 1. I'll Remember April (alternate take)
    length: 13:07
  • 2. A Foggy Day (alternate take)
    length: 5:23
  • 3. A Portrait of Bud Powell
    length: 4:09
  • 4. Haitian Fight Song (alternate take)
    length: 5:17
  • 5. Love Chant (alternate take)
    length: 8:12
  • 6. Lady Bird (alternate take)
    length: 5:35
  • 7. What Is This Thing Called Love? (fragment)
    length: 2:30
  • 8. Latter Day Saint
  • 9. Cunningbird
    length: 4:45
  • 10. The Jumpin' Blues (Jump the Blues Away)
    length: 4:52
  • 11. The Masher
    length: 3:33
  • 12. Latter Day Saint (take 1)
    length: 5:22
  • 13. Latter Day Saint (take 2)
    length: 3:46

    CD 12
  • 1. The Masher (alternate take)
    length: 4:15
  • 2. Latter Day Saint
    length: 3:51
  • 3. [untitled original blues] (take 1)
    length: 3:55
  • 4. Stella by Starlight (take 4)
    length: 3:57
  • 5. Stella by Starlight (take 5)
    length: 3:53
  • 6. [untitled original composition] (take 3)
    length: 5:17
  • 7. [untitled original composition] (take 5)
    length: 4:34
  • 8. Autumn in New York (take 1)
    length: 5:29
  • 9. Autumn in New York (take 2)
    length: 5:05
  • 10 Long Ago (and Far Away) (take 2)
    length: 3:24
  • 11. Long Ago (and Far Away) (take 4)
    length: 3:11
  • 12. Long Ago (and Far Away) (take 5)
    length: 3:17
  • 13. [untitled original blues] (take 2)
  • 14. Joldi (take 4)
    length: 5:24
  • 15. Joldi (take 5)
    length: 5:08
  • 16. [untitled percussion composition]
    length: 7:18

    A Night in Tunisia Lyrics

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    A Night in Tunisia Lyrics

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    Haitian Fight Song Lyrics

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