Charles Mingus – The Complete Columbia & RCA Albums Collection (2012)

Posted by Green on August 5, 2020
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The ten-disc 2012 Charles Mingus anthology The Complete Columbia & RCA Albums Collection brings together all of the legendary bassist’s albums recorded for Columbia and RCA from the ’50s to the ’70s. Included here are 1959’s Mingus Dynasty, 1959’s Mingus Ah Um, 1962’s Tijuana Moods, 1972’s Let My Children Hear Music, and 1972’s Charles Mingus and Friends in Concert. Also featured is Gunther Schuller’s 1989 recording of the lengthy, 130-minute Mingus composition released in 1990 as Epitaph. There are also three discs of alternate takes from the various releases.

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