The Black Saint and the Sinner Lady (Original stereo release)
Label: Impulse! - Catalog #: MCD05649 - Format: CD - Rel: 1986 (USA)
Label: Impulse! - Catalog #: MVCJ-19082 - Format: CD, 20bit K2 super coding :p - Rel: ? (Japan)
Recording Date: 1963/01/20
Location: New York City, USA
Possibly Mingus masterpiece, at least his most acclaimed release from the first half of his career.
Essential for anybody interested in jazz, hardcore fans or casual listeners.
The complete titles are as follow:
Track A: Solo Dancer: Stop! Look! And Listen, Sinner Jim Whitney!
Track B: Duet Solo Dancers: Hearts' Beat and Shades in Physical Embraces
Track C: Group Dancers: (Soul Fusion) Freewoman and Oh, This Freedom's Slave Cries
Mode D: Trio and Group Dancers: Stop! Look! and Sing Songs of Revolutions!
Mode E: Single Solos and Group Dance: Saint and Sinner Join in Merriment on Battle Front
Mode F: Group and Solo Dance: Of Love, Pain and Passioned Revolt, then Farewell, My Beloved
Rolf Ericson - trumpet
Richard Williams - trumpet
Charlie Mariano - alto sax
Jerome Richardson - soprano sax, flute
Dick Hafer - tenor sax, flute
Quentin Jackson - trombone
Don Butterfield - tuba
Jaki Byard - piano
Jay Berliner - guitar
Charles Mingus - bass, piano
Dannie Richmond - drums
MCD 05694 ?