Mingus Speaks
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Library of Congress Gets Mingus Interview Tapes

I’m happy to announce that the twenty-plus hours of interviews I taped with Charles Mingus are now being processed by the Library of Congress. These formed the basis of my book Mingus . . .

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    THE STORY

    What is this thing called Mingus? Some have heard the name, a few know his music and maybe a story or two. But most people don’t know who he really was or how he came to be one of the master players and composers in jazz . . .


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    REVIEWS

    as of December 20, 2013 Georgia Review puts the book number two in their Favorite Reads of 2013, Assistant Editor David Ingle’s choice. The Review is a highly respected literary quarterly that has b  . . .

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