Reincarnation of a Lovebird (15:07)

Cover of The Clown

From The Clown and 30 other releases

“Reincarnation of a Lovebird” is a composition dedicated to Bird. “I wouldn’t say I set out to write a piece on Bird. […] Suddenly I realize it was Bird. […] In one way, the work isn’t like him. It’s built on long lines and most of his pieces were short lines. But it’s my feeling about Bird. I felt like crying when I wrote it.”

Charles Mingus - bass
Shafi Hadi - alto and tenor saxophone
Jimmy Knepper - trombone
Wade Legge - piano
Dannie Richmond - drums

March 12, 1957

Tags

Everyone’s tags

More tags

Play with Spotify

Albums featuring this track (31)

Similar Tracks

  Track   Duration Listeners
Charles Mingus - Blue Cee 7:54 16,668
Charles Mingus - The Clown 12:09 11,998
Thelonious Monk - Ruby My Dear 3:07 37,164
Thelonious Monk - Bright Mississippi 9:36 29,566
Rahsaan Roland Kirk - Serenade To A Cuckoo 4:39 5,817
Rahsaan Roland Kirk - Pedal Up 6:07 7,809

Listening Trend

20,290listeners all time
48,168scrobbles all time
Recent listeners trend:

Explore more

Shoutbox

Leave a comment. Log in to Last.fm or sign up.

Top Listeners