Saturday, October 29, 2011

Saturday Night At The Liberal Curmudgeon: Charles Mingus Performs "Goodbye Pork Pie Hat"



Charles Mingus and his band performed "Goodbye Pork Pie Hat" at the Montreux Jazz Festival, 1975. Mingus composed this jazz standard in 1959 as an elegy to saxophonist Lester Young. Soloing are Don Pullen, piano; Gerry Mulligan, baritone sax; Benny Bailey, trumpet, and Mingus, bass.

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Michael The Molar Maven said...

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