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

HUNSTEIN_1959_Charles_Mingus

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

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