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MINGUS FINGERS by David Sandner and Jacob Weisman

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When jazz legend Charles Mingus comes to town, playing his double bass at the Nighthawk Club, one struggling musician sees what no one else can: Mingus playing “in the soul,” transforming into a giraffe. Mingus calls it the underground: the place he goes when the music is everything and he doesn't have to think at all.

Now Mingus sees something special in a younger musician, Kenny. Will Kenny have the same ability? Will he find the way to the underground?




"In Mingus Fingers, David Sandner and Jacob Weisman have given us a quietly intricate and intelligent merger of boxing, jazz music, the seductive lure of the artistic impulse, and the ultimate meaning of it all. I read it with pleasure and admiration. Highly recommended."       

     —Rick Wilber, author of Alien Morning      


"A stroll through jazz, boxing, the creative fire, and the prices of all three. Subtle, profound, and moving."

     —Kij Johnson, author of The River Bank

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