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Jazz Musician of the Day: Charles Mingus

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JAZZ MUSICIAN OF THE DAY


Charles Mingus

One of the most important figures in twentieth century American music, Charles Mingus was a virtuoso bass player, accomplished pianist, bandleader and composer. Born on a military base in Nogales, Arizona in 1922 and raised in Watts... more


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