They Were Collaborators #624


Charles Mingus, Roy Haynes, Thelonious Monk and Charlie Parker jam at The Open Door in Greenwich Village, Sept. 1953.

8 comments:

huskermould said...

wow.

H. P. L. said...

Holy S---!!

Fred said...

I don't care what they were charging, this gig was well worth the cover!

Loye said...

Can you imagine being in that room at that time in their presence? I know I can't.

Joe Thompson said...

The arguments must have been as exciting as the music.

Peter Yezukevich said...

Only posting to mention that my first thought was "HOLY CRAP" - then I clicked to see the comments.

Sazerac the Clown said...

The management couldn't find anybody good.

Unknown said...

Does anyone know where this photo originally appered?