Label: Silver Skies Records - CATCOMP003 • Format: 15x, File WAV, Album, Compilation • Country: UK • Genre: Electronic • Style: Electro
A deluxe edition of The Clown was issued in on Rhino featuring two bonus tracks. All the tracks were recorded on March 12,except for "The Clown", recorded on February 13 of the same year. According to Nat Hentoff 's liner notes, Mingus explained why he chose those four tracks for the album: "I selected these four over two others that were more intricate because some of those guys had been saying that I didn't swing. So I made some that did. This album also has the first blues I've made on record.
The following excerpts come from the original liner notes and are statements made by Mingus himself. My solo in it is a deeply concentrated one. I can't play it right unless I'm thinking about prejudice and hate and persecution, and how unfair it is.
There's sadness and cries in it, but also determination. And it usually ends with my feeling: 'I told them! I hope somebody heard me. It's built on long lines Glass Clown - Various - Pioneer (File most of his pieces were short lines. But it's my feeling about Bird. I felt like crying when I wrote it. My version of the story ended with his blowing his brains out with the people laughing and finally being pleased because they The Days Not Done - De/Vision - Instrumental Collection Glass Clown - Various - Pioneer (File was part of the act.
I liked the way Jean changed the ending; leaves it more up to the listener. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Soldiers Heart - Night By Night Mingus. The Cash Box.
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