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Charles Mingus - Passions of a Man: The Complete Atlantic Recordings 1956-1961

# Tracks Playtime Session Session Personnel & Personnel Variances for Tracks
1 Pithecanthropus Erectus 10:33 Charles Mingus January 30, 1956 Jackie McLean (alto saxophone), J.R. Monterose (tenor saxophone), Mal Waldron (piano), Charles Mingus (bass), Willie Jones (drums)
2 A Foggy Day 7:47 Charles Mingus January 30, 1956 Jackie McLean (alto saxophone), J.R. Monterose (tenor saxophone), Mal Waldron (piano), Charles Mingus (bass), Willie Jones (drums)
3 Love Chant 14:56 Charles Mingus January 30, 1956 Jackie McLean (alto saxophone), J.R. Monterose (tenor saxophone), Mal Waldron (piano), Charles Mingus (bass), Willie Jones (drums)
4 Profile of Jackie 3:07 Charles Mingus January 30, 1956 Jackie McLean (alto saxophone), J.R. Monterose (tenor saxophone), Mal Waldron (piano), Charles Mingus (bass), Willie Jones (drums)
5 Laura 5:02 Teddy Charles November 12, 1956 Teddy Charles (vibraphone), Hall Overton (piano), Charles Mingus (bass), Ed Shaughnessy (drums)
6 When Your Lover Has Gone 2:30 Teddy Charles November 12, 1956 Teddy Charles (vibraphone), Hall Overton (piano), Charles Mingus (bass), Ed Shaughnessy (drums)
7 Just One of Those Things 5:59 Teddy Charles November 12, 1956 Teddy Charles (vibraphone), Hall Overton (piano), Charles Mingus (bass), Ed Shaughnessy (drums)
8 Blue Greens 11:39 Teddy Charles November 12, 1956 Teddy Charles (vibraphone), Hall Overton (piano), Charles Mingus (bass), Ed Shaughnessy (drums)
9 The Clown 12:19 Charles Mingus February 12, 1957 Shafi Hadi (tenor saxophone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Wade Legge (piano), Dannie Richmond (drums), Charles Mingus (bass), Jean Shepherd (spoken word)
10 Passions of a Woman Loved 9:49 Charles Mingus March 13, 1957 Charles Mingus (bass), Shafi Hadi (alto saxophone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Wade Legge (piano), Dannie Richmond (drums)
11 Blue Cee 7:56 Charles Mingus March 13, 1957 Charles Mingus (bass), Shafi Hadi (alto saxophone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Wade Legge (piano), Dannie Richmond (drums)
12 Tonight at Noon 6:01 Charles Mingus March 13, 1957 Charles Mingus (bass), Shafi Hadi (alto saxophone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Wade Legge (piano), Dannie Richmond (drums)
13 Reincarnation of a Lovebird 8:35 Charles Mingus March 13, 1957 Charles Mingus (bass), Shafi Hadi (alto saxophone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Wade Legge (piano), Dannie Richmond (drums)
14 Haitian Fight Song 11:59 Charles Mingus March 13, 1957 Charles Mingus (bass), Shafi Hadi (alto saxophone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Wade Legge (piano), Dannie Richmond (drums)
15 E's Flat Ah's Flat Too 6:42 Charles Mingus February 4, 1959 John Handy (alto saxophone), Jackie McLean (alto saxophone), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone), Willie Dennis (trombone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Charles Mingus (bass), Dannie Richmond (drums)
(variance) -- Mal Waldron (piano), Horace Parlan (omit),
16 My Jelly Roll Soul 6:56 Charles Mingus February 4, 1959 John Handy (alto saxophone), Jackie McLean (alto saxophone), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone), Willie Dennis (trombone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Horace Parlan (piano), Charles Mingus (bass), Dannie Richmond (drums)
17 Tensions 6:32 Charles Mingus February 4, 1959 John Handy (alto saxophone), Jackie McLean (alto saxophone), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone), Willie Dennis (trombone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Horace Parlan (piano), Charles Mingus (bass), Dannie Richmond (drums)
18 Moanin' 8:03 Charles Mingus February 4, 1959 John Handy (alto saxophone), Jackie McLean (alto saxophone), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone), Willie Dennis (trombone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Horace Parlan (piano), Charles Mingus (bass), Dannie Richmond (drums)
19 Cryin' Blues 5:04 Charles Mingus February 4, 1959 John Handy (alto saxophone), Jackie McLean (alto saxophone), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone), Willie Dennis (trombone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Horace Parlan (piano), Charles Mingus (bass), Dannie Richmond (drums)
20 Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting 5:47 Charles Mingus February 4, 1959 John Handy (alto saxophone), Jackie McLean (alto saxophone), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone), Willie Dennis (trombone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Horace Parlan (piano), Charles Mingus (bass), Dannie Richmond (drums)
21 E's Flat Ah's Flat Too (alt) 6:54 Charles Mingus February 4, 1959 John Handy (alto saxophone), Jackie McLean (alto saxophone), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone), Willie Dennis (trombone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Charles Mingus (bass), Dannie Richmond (drums)
(variance) -- Mal Waldron (piano), Horace Parlan (omit),
22 My Jelly Roll Soul (alt) 11:27 Charles Mingus February 4, 1959 John Handy (alto saxophone), Jackie McLean (alto saxophone), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone), Willie Dennis (trombone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Horace Parlan (piano), Charles Mingus (bass), Dannie Richmond (drums)
23 Tensions (alt) 5:19 Charles Mingus February 4, 1959 John Handy (alto saxophone), Jackie McLean (alto saxophone), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone), Willie Dennis (trombone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Horace Parlan (piano), Charles Mingus (bass), Dannie Richmond (drums)
24 Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting (alt) 6:54 Charles Mingus February 4, 1959 John Handy (alto saxophone), Jackie McLean (alto saxophone), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone), Willie Dennis (trombone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Horace Parlan (piano), Charles Mingus (bass), Dannie Richmond (drums)
25 Prayer For Passive Resistance 8:23 Charles Mingus July 13, 1960 Charles Mingus (bass), Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Ted Curson (trumpet), Dannie Richmond (drums)
26 Better Git It In Your Soul 11:36 Charles Mingus July 13, 1960 Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Ted Curson (trumpet), Dannie Richmond (drums)
(variance) -- Charles Mingus (piano)
27 Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting 12:06 Charles Mingus July 13, 1960 Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Ted Curson (trumpet), Dannie Richmond (drums)
(variance) -- Charles Mingus (piano)
28 Folk Forms, No 1 11:36 Charles Mingus July 13, 1960 Charles Mingus (bass), Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Ted Curson (trumpet), Dannie Richmond (drums)
29 What Love? 14:04 Charles Mingus July 13, 1960 Charles Mingus (bass), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Ted Curson (trumpet), Dannie Richmond (drums)
(variance) -- Eric Dolphy (bass clarinet)
30 I'll Remember April 14:07 Charles Mingus July 13, 1960 Charles Mingus (bass), Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone), Ted Curson (trumpet), Dannie Richmond (drums)
(variance) -- Bud Powell (piano), Booker Ervin (omit),
31 Devil Woman 9:45 Charles Mingus November 6, 1961 Charles Mingus (piano, vocal), Roland Kirk (tenor saxophone, flute, siren, manzello, stritch), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Doug Watkins (bass), Dannie Richmond (drums)
32 Ecclusiastics 7:01 Charles Mingus November 6, 1961 Charles Mingus (piano, vocal), Roland Kirk (tenor saxophone, flute, siren, manzello, stritch), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Doug Watkins (bass), Dannie Richmond (drums)
33 "Old" Blues for Walt's Torin 7:59 Charles Mingus November 6, 1961 Charles Mingus (piano, vocal), Roland Kirk (tenor saxophone, flute, siren, manzello, stritch), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Doug Watkins (bass), Dannie Richmond (drums)
34 Peggy's Blue Skylight 9:48 Charles Mingus November 6, 1961 Charles Mingus (piano, vocal), Roland Kirk (tenor saxophone, flute, siren, manzello, stritch), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Doug Watkins (bass), Dannie Richmond (drums)
35 Hog Callin' Blues 7:31 Charles Mingus November 6, 1961 Charles Mingus (piano, vocal), Roland Kirk (tenor saxophone, flute, siren, manzello, stritch), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Doug Watkins (bass), Dannie Richmond (drums)
36 Oh Lord, Don't Let Them Drop That Atomic Bomb on Me 5:46 Charles Mingus November 6, 1961 Charles Mingus (piano, vocal), Roland Kirk (tenor saxophone, flute, siren, manzello, stritch), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Doug Watkins (bass), Dannie Richmond (drums)
37 Passions of a Man 4:59 Charles Mingus November 6, 1961 Charles Mingus (piano, vocal), Roland Kirk (tenor saxophone, flute, siren, manzello, stritch), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Doug Watkins (bass), Dannie Richmond (drums)
38 Wham Bam Thank You Ma'am 4:46 Charles Mingus November 6, 1961 Charles Mingus (piano, vocal), Roland Kirk (tenor saxophone, flute, siren, manzello, stritch), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Doug Watkins (bass), Dannie Richmond (drums)
39 Invisible Lady 4:55 Charles Mingus November 6, 1961 Charles Mingus (piano, vocal), Roland Kirk (tenor saxophone, flute, siren, manzello, stritch), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Doug Watkins (bass), Dannie Richmond (drums)
40 Eat That Chicken 4:38 Charles Mingus November 6, 1961 Charles Mingus (piano, vocal), Roland Kirk (tenor saxophone, flute, siren, manzello, stritch), Booker Ervin (tenor saxophone), Jimmy Knepper (trombone), Doug Watkins (bass), Dannie Richmond (drums)
Leader(s): 
Charles Mingus
Label Name: 
Atlantic/Rhino
Format: 
MP3
Issue Status: 
reissue
Post-production audio editing
Remaster: 
no
Remix: 
no
Overdub: 
no
Sources: 
http://www.allmusic.com/album/passions-of-a-man-the-complete-atlantic-recordings-1956-1961-mw0000027595