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Television, Movies & Ads Using Mingus Music


Dolce & Gabbana worldwide television ad campaign used Mingus tune Moanin’.

VIEW a 14-minute video compilation of films, television programs and commercials that have featured Mingus music.

REEL INCLUDES: (You may view individual Quicktime (QT) file by clicking on links of the last few.)

    • Film: Jerry Maguire (“Haitian Fight Song”)

    • Commercial: Saatchi & Saatchi (“Moanin’”)

    • Film: U Turn (“II B.S.”)

    • Ad: Calvin Klein (“Canon”)

    • Film: Stations Of The Elevated
      (“Canon” “Haitian Fight Song” “Ecclusiastics” “Fables of Faubus” “Better Get Hit In Your Soul” “Hog Callin’ Blues” “Percussion Discussion”)

    • Film: Absolute Beginners (“Boogie Stop Shuffle”)

    • TV: The Cosby Mysteries (“Fables Of Faubus”)

    • Film: Thrane’s Method (Charles playing bass)

    • Film: Mo’ Better Blues (“Goodbye Pork Pie Hat”)

    • TV: Saturday Night Live (“Boogie Stop Shuffle”)

    • Short clip of Mingus Big Band playing at Fez (“Boogie Stop Shuffle”)

    • Ad: Herman Miller (“IIBS” aka “Haitian Fight Song”) QT

Mingus compositions recently used in:

    • Jersey Boys (“Moanin’”)

    • The Wolf of Wall Street (“Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting”)

    • TV: Law & Order (“Love Chant”)

    • FILM: PEOPLE LIKE US

    • FILM: REGENERATION

    • AD: NATE BERKUS FOR TARGET

    • TV: HBO-Brazil’s Mandrake (“Work Song”) QT

    • Film: Jerry Seinfeld’s Comedian (“Hora Decubitus” aka “E’s Flat, Ah’s Flat Too”) (1:31)

    • Ad: National Post (“Better Get Hit in Your Soul”) (:30)

    • David Byrne’s Young Adam

    • The Notorious Betty Page

    • ‘Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris (“Paris in Blue”)

    • Sopranos (HBO)

    • Cold Case (CBS)

    • THE GOOD WIFE (ABC)

Images of Mingus used in:

  • Orange is the New Black