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Mingus In Europe Volume 1

CD (Item 620006) Enja (Germany), 1964 — Condition: Used
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Great recordings from Mingus' important 1964 tour of Europe – recorded in Germany in April of the year, with a group that features Eric Dolphy, Jaki Byard, Clifford Jordan, and Dannie Richmond. The sophistication of the group shows Mingus at a high point – working beautifully with Dolphy, and getting Jordan to craft some of his most complicated work to date. Tracks are longish – and titles include a 37 minute reading of "Fables Of Faubus", plus "Meditations" and "Starting".  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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