Charlie Mingus Blues Roots


Charlie Mingus Blues Roots


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The latter was one of four album that changed jazz, all of which were released in I am convinced that this one would have upped the number to five.

Hindsight, though, is an indulgence. The best evidence of this album's greatness can be had by listening to the sound samples on this page. Anyone who had heard "Haitian Fight Song" shouldn't have been surprised that such an album was well within Mingus ' range, but jazz's self-appointed guardians have long greeted innovation with reactionary distaste. After Blues and Roots , there could be no question of Mingus ' firm grounding in the basics, nor of his deeply felt affinity with them.

Whether the music is explicitly gospel-based -- like the groundbreaking classic "Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting" -- or not, the whole album is performed with a churchy fervor that rips through both the exuberant swingers and the aching, mournful slow blues. With a lineup including John Handy and Jackie McLean on alto, Booker Ervin on tenor, frequent anchor Pepper Adams on baritone, and Jimmy Knepper and Willie Dennis on trombones, among others, Blues and Roots isn't hurting for fiery soloists, and they help make the album perhaps the most soulful in Mingus ' discography.

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  1. Mezikazahn says:Blues & Roots is an album by American jazz double bassist Charles Mingus, recorded in and originally released on the Atlantic label in It has since been reissued on CD by both Atlantic and Rhino. Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about Charlie Mingus* - Blues & Roots at Discogs. Complete your Charlie Mingus* collection.
  2. Tojatilar says:Charlie Mingus* – Blues & Roots. Label: Atlantic – Format: Vinyl, LP, Album, Mono. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Blues & Roots - Charles Mingus on AllMusic - - In response to critical carping that.
  3. Tygorg says:CHARLES MINGUS, bass & leader; JACKIE McLEAN, JOHN HANDY, alto sax; BOOKER ERVIN, tenor sax; PEPPER ADAMS, baritone sax; JIMMY KNEPPER. Mingus was given a challenge to make a complete jazz album rooted in the blues - hence it's title, and here he came up with the goods - and then some.
  4. Doukus says:Listen to Blues & Roots on Spotify. Charles Mingus · Album · · 10 songs. Blues & Roots, an Album by Charlie Mingus. Released in March on Atlantic (catalog no. SD ; Vinyl LP). Genres: Post-Bop. Rated #2 in the best.

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