One of my favorite music stories ever is when Migus got pissed off at an off time piano player so he walked over to the piano mid-song and tore out the piano strings with his bare hands. Big scary dude but one of the greats.
Influential American jazz double bassist, composer and bandleader, Charles Mingus. photo by Tom Copi Photographer unknown. I believe this is influential because it shows how the man is so concentrated in his music and it kind of shows his passion for it.