The Angry Man of Jazz, Charles Mingus : In Photos

Shahmurad Lodhi

Debut Album – Strings and Keys, 1951
Sue Mingus
“The Greatest Jazz Concert of All Time” – Jazz at Massey Hall, (Toronto, 1953.) Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, Bud Powell, Charles Mingus, and Max Roach.
“ba doom, the bass goes ba doom” 1962
Final Recording before death (1979), Something Like A Bird (Released 1981)
Backing Armstrong – Les Hite Orchestra, 1943
Mingus Moans and Hobo Ho Baselines
Goodbye Pork Pie Hat, 1959
Goodbye Pork Pie Hat, 1959
New York 1959, Don Hunstein
Elington records Money Jungle, 1962
Duke Ellington, Mingus, and Max Roach record Money Jungle, 1962
NYC 4th of July, 1976
New York, 4th of July, 1976
Mingus Pre-ALS
Last Public Performance, 1977
Last Public Performance, 1977