Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Song With Orange
Mingus Big Band 11:49
2 MDM
Mingus Big Band 5:16
3 Chill of Death
Mingus Orchestra 3:49
4 Paris in Blue
Mingus Big Band 3:49
5 Tensions
Mingus Big Band 7:54
6 Orange Is the Color of Her Dress
Mingus Big Band 10:53
7 Cell Block F 'Tis Nazi USA
Mingus Dynasty 5:56
8 Todo Modo
Mingus Orchestra 12:37
9 Wednesday Prayer Meeting
Mingus Dynasty 5:23
10 Pedal Point Blues
Mingus Big Band 9:04

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set) [drums]:
Johnathan Blake (2004-10-10) (tracks 1, 6, 10)
Donald Edwards (2004-11-06) (tracks 3, 8)
Donald Edwards (2004-11-07) (tracks 2, 4–5, 7, 9)
trumpet:
Randy Brecker (2004-10-10) (tracks 1, 6, 10)
Jeremy Pelt (2004-10-10) (tracks 6, 10)
Kenny Rampton (Trumpet) (2004-10-10) (tracks 6, 10)
Kenny Rampton (Trumpet) (2004-11-06) (tracks 3, 8)
Kenny Rampton (Trumpet) (2004-11-07) (tracks 2, 4–5, 7, 9)
Jack Walrath (2004-11-07) (tracks 2, 4–5)
Walter White (trumpet) (2004-11-07) (tracks 2, 4–5)
trumpet [trumpet (lead)]:
Kenny Rampton (Trumpet) (2004-10-10) (track 1)
trumpet [trumpet (soloing over the head)]:
Jeremy Pelt (2004-10-10) (track 1)
tenor trombone:
Conrad Herwig (American jazz trombonist) (2004-10-10) (track 1)
bassoon:
Michael Rabinowitz (2004-11-06) (tracks 3, 8)
flute:
Craig Handy (2004-11-07) (track 7)
guitar:
Jack Wilkins (2004-11-06) (tracks 3, 8)
double bass [bass]:
Boris Kozlov (2004-10-10) (tracks 1, 6, 10)
Boris Kozlov (2004-11-06) (tracks 3, 8)
Boris Kozlov (2004-11-07) (tracks 2, 4–5, 7, 9)
alto saxophone:
Alex Foster (Saxophonist) (2004-10-10) (tracks 1, 6, 10)
Jaleel Shaw (2004-10-10) (tracks 6, 10)
Craig Handy (2004-11-06) (tracks 3, 8)
Craig Handy (2004-11-07) (tracks 2, 4–5, 7, 9)
Miguel Zenon (2004-11-07) (tracks 2, 4–5)
alto saxophone [alto sax (improvisation)]:
Jaleel Shaw (2004-10-10) (track 1)
alto saxophone [alto saxophone (obligato at the end)]:
Craig Handy (2004-10-10) (track 10)
piano:
George Colligan (2004-10-10) (tracks 6, 10)
John Hicks (2004-10-10) (track 10)
Orrin Evans (2004-11-07) (tracks 4–5, 7, 9)
piano [piano (intro)]:
George Colligan (2004-10-10) (tracks 1, 6)
Orrin Evans (2004-11-07) (track 2)
bass clarinet:
Douglas Yates (plays jazz alto sax, bass clarinet and flute) (2004-11-06) (tracks 3, 8)
baritone saxophone:
Ronnie Cuber (2004-10-10) (tracks 1, 6, 10)
Scott Robinson (US jazz saxophonist) (2004-11-07) (tracks 2, 4–5)
bass trombone and tuba:
Earl McIntyre (2004-10-10) (tracks 1, 6, 10)
Earl McIntyre (2004-11-07) (tracks 2, 4–5)
tenor saxophone:
Abraham Burton (2004-10-10) (tracks 1, 6, 10)
Wayne Escoffery (2004-10-10) (tracks 1, 6, 10)
Seamus Blake (2004-11-06) (tracks 3, 8)
Seamus Blake (2004-11-07) (tracks 2, 4–5, 7, 9)
Abraham Burton (2004-11-07) (tracks 2, 4–5)
trombone:
Conrad Herwig (American jazz trombonist) (2004-10-10) (tracks 1, 6, 10)
Ku-Umba Frank Lacy (trombone player) (2004-10-10) (tracks 1, 6, 10)
Ku-Umba Frank Lacy (trombone player) (2004-11-06) (tracks 3, 8)
Conrad Herwig (American jazz trombonist) (2004-11-07) (tracks 2, 4–5)
Ku-Umba Frank Lacy (trombone player) (2004-11-07) (tracks 2, 4–5, 7, 9)
French horn:
Bobby Routch (horn player) (2004-11-06) (tracks 3, 8)
arranger:
Sy Johnson (tracks 3, 8)
Boris Kozlov (tracks 5, 7)
John Stubblefield (tracks 1, 6, 10)
composer:
Charles Mingus (tracks 1–10)
engineer:
Peter Karl (engineer) (2004-10-10) (tracks 1, 6, 10)
Randy Crafton (2004-11-06) (tracks 3, 8)
Randy Crafton (2004-11-07) (tracks 2, 4–5, 7, 9)
lyricist:
Charles Mingus (track 4)
mixer:
Tom Swift (engineer) (tracks 1–10)
producer:
Sue Mingus (tracks 1–10)
vocals:
Ku-Umba Frank Lacy (trombone player) (2004-11-07) (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
Sue Mingus Music (tracks 1–10)
recorded at:
Peter Karl Recording Studio in Brooklyn, New York, New York, United States (2004-10-10) (tracks 1, 6, 10)
Kaleidoscope Sound in Union City, New Jersey, United States (2004-11-06) (tracks 3, 8)
Kaleidoscope Sound in Union City, New Jersey, United States (2004-11-07) (tracks 2, 4–5, 7, 9)
cover recording of:
Pedal Point Blues (2004-10-10) (track 10)
Song With Orange (2004-10-10) (track 1)
The Chill of Death (2004-11-06) (track 3)
Todo Modo (2004-11-06) (track 8)
Free Cell Block F, 'Tis Nazi U.S.A. (2004-11-07) (track 7)
MDM (2004-11-07) (track 2)
Paris in Blue (2004-11-07) (track 4)
Tensions (2004-11-07) (track 5)
Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting (2004-11-07) (track 9)
later versions:
Orange Was the Color of Her Dress, Then Silk Blues (version with lyrics by Julie Christensen) (track 6)