Cornell 1964 | EW.com

Music

Cornell 1964 The list of from-the-vault material by renowned jazz musicians keeps growing. This essential two-discer (Cornell 1964) finds Charles...Cornell 1964Jazz The list of from-the-vault material by renowned jazz musicians keeps growing. This essential two-discer (Cornell 1964) finds Charles...2007-08-03
A

Cornell 1964

Genre: Jazz

The list of from-the-vault material by renowned jazz musicians keeps growing. This essential two-discer (Cornell 1964) finds Charles Mingus in a magnanimous mood — just listen to the bassist’s joking asides. With his greatest small ensemble, he moves through trifles (”When Irish Eyes Are Smiling”), long-form opuses (”Meditations”), tributes (Duke Ellington’s ”Sophisticated Lady”), and protest music (”Fables of Faubus”). Neither the musical innovation nor the social commentary sounds dusted off. A
DOWNLOAD THIS: So Long Eric

More from Our Partners