Charles mingus blues roots - Charles Mingus Discography at Discogs

Blues music was around before jazz, and can be considered an element of jazz music. However, jazz would not be considered a part of blues music per se.

On the condition that Brubeck's group first record a conventional album of traditional songs of the American South , Gone with the Wind , [10] Columbia president Goddard Lieberson took a chance to underwrite and release Time Out. It received negative reviews by critics upon its release. [11] Despite this, it became one of the best-known and biggest-selling jazz albums, charting highly on the popular albums chart when 50,000 units sold for a jazz album was impressive. [ citation needed ] It produced a Top 40 hit single in " Take Five ", composed by Paul Desmond , and the one track not written by Dave Brubeck .

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