- Sorry, this item is not available in
- Image not available
- To view this video download Flash Player
|Listen Instantly with||Album|
|Other Formats & Versions||Amazon Price||New from||Used from|
Mingus himself has referred to this particular album as the best he's ever recorded.
Like all complex and evolved Jazz recordings, this one is accessible, yet it takes a listener a long time to catch up with the artists.
When Mingus gets that swing going, the mood is sublime and exhilerating, what a ride!
This is probably my favorite all-time Mingus album. What else can one say?Published 2 months ago by John L. Boeger
This was wonderful in that it was two full CDs from the Columbia Legacy series - nicely remastered. It's important to get the CD or a good analog recording for the fidelity - then... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Andrew Cook
I won't pollute your sensibilities with any prattle about this album. Suffice it to say that if you are into fifties jazz or bop at any level, this set is a no-brainer and will... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Amazon Customer
Growing up with a father who was a tremendous admirer of Mingus's musical accomplishments,I still found myself mildly intimidated when I first began to listen serious to his music... Read morePublished on December 10, 2012 by Andre S. Grindle
The original Tijuana Moods is identical to this album with the exception that this one contains an additional track: "A Colloquial Dream". Read morePublished on April 24, 2012 by Mike Tarrani
In 1966 Mingus called this album his best recording. It definately has that unique quality that is Mingus as he takes us on a wild and hip trip through a Mexican border town in the... Read morePublished on August 4, 2010 by William G. Daniels
THIS CD WOULD HAVE SERVED MINGUS'S IMAGE AS A GREAT BASS PLAYER IF IT HAD REMAINED IN A VAULT.Published on October 23, 2009 by James "Count". Dollison