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Ku-Umba Frank Lacy & Mingus Big Band: Mingus Sings

Release Date: 6/23/15 Sunnyyside Communication, Inc.

Featuring Mingus classics sung by Ku-umba Frank Lacy, accompanied by the Mingus Big Band. Lyrics by Charles Mingus, Joni Mitchell, Elvis Costello and Sue Mingus.

Mingus Big Band Live at Jazz Standard 


Mingus Big Band Live at Jazz Standard

Release Date: 4/19/10 Jazz Workshop, Inc. |            Jazz Standard

“Every tune a classic, every player a master, every tune sounding new, every player keeping the spirit of Charles Mingus alive and swinging!” -Michael Bourne, WBGO



Live in Tokyo
The Mingus Big BandRelease Date:9/26/06Sue Mingus Music/Sunnyside Records/Universal
Music Jazz FranceAvailable on I Am Three and AmazonGrammy Nomination
1. Wham Bam
2. Opus Four
3. Celia
4. Bird Calls
5. Meditations
6. Prayer For Passive Resistance
7. Free Cell Block F
8. EcclusiasticsVIDEO: 5-minute sampler of the live
performance December 31, 2005
Mingus Big Band, Orchestra & Dynasty:
I Am Three”A rousing album.” New York Times Sue Mingus Music / Sunnyside Records / Universal Music Jazz France, 2005 Grammy Nomination
Mingus Big Band:
Tonight At NoonDreyfus, 2002Grammy Nomination
Mingus Big Band:
The Essential Mingus Big BandDreyfus, 2001
Mingus Big Band:
Blues and PoliticsDreyfus, 1999Grammy Nomination
Mingus Big Band:
Que Viva MingusDreyfus, 1998
Mingus Big Band:
Live In TimeDreyfus, 1997Grammy Nomination
Mingus Big Band:
Gunslinging BirdsDreyfus, 1995Grammy Nomination
Mingus Big Band:
Nostalgia in Times SquareDreyfus, 1993