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Charlie Parker ‎– Rare Bird VG+ Okidoke Mono Compilation Pressing - Jazz / Bop

Charlie Parker ‎– Rare Bird VG+ Okidoke Mono Compilation Pressing - Jazz / Bop

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Tracklist

Charlie Parker Quintet: New York City, Birdland • NY WJZ Radio Broadcast, March 31, 1951
A1 Blue N' Boogie
Charlie Parker Quartet With Candido: New York City, Birdland • WABC Radio Broadcast, May 9, 1953
A2 Cool Blues
Charlie Parker with Strings: New York City - Birdland • NY WJZ Radio Broadcast, April 7, 1951
A3 Laura
Charlie Parker Quintet: New York City, Café Society Downtown • Private Recording, June-July, 1950
A4 Summertime
Interview with Marshall Stearns & John Maher: New York City, Unknown venue, May 1, 1950
B1 Interview With Bird [Incomplete]
Charlie Parker Quintet: New York City, Royal Roost • WMCA Radio Broadcast, December 25, 1948
B2 Little Wille Leaps
Charlie Parker Quartet With Candido: New York City, Birdland • WABC Radio Broadcast, May 9, 1953
B3 Broadway Rhythm [Listed as "Broadway"]
Charlie Parker Quintet: New York City, Royal Roost • WMCA Radio Broadcast, December 25, 1948
B4 Half Nelson
Charlie Parker Quartet With Candido: New York City, Birdland • WABC Radio Broadcast, May 9, 1953
B5 Moose The Mooche/ Lullaby Of Birdland [Not listed on cover]

 

Credits

  • Alto Saxophone, Interviewee – Charlie Parker
  • Bass – Curly Russell (tracks: A2, B3, B5), Teddy Kotick (tracks: A3), Tommy Potter (tracks: A1, A4, B2, B4)
  • Clarinet – Tony Scott (tracks: A4 [not clearly audible])
  • Congas – Candido (tracks: A2, B3, B5)
  • Drums – Kenny Clarke (tracks: A2, B3, B5), Max Roach (tracks: B2, B4), Roy Haynes (tracks: A1, A3, A4)
  • Harp – Unknown Artist (tracks: A3)
  • Interviewer – John Maher (tracks: B1), Marshall Stearns (tracks: B1)
  • Oboe – Unknown Artist (tracks: A3)
  • Piano – Al Haig (tracks: A4, B2, B4), Bud Powell (tracks: A1), John Lewis (tracks: A2, B3, B5), Walter Bishop, Jr. (tracks: A3)
  • Recorded By – Boris Rose
  • Strings – Unknown Artist (tracks: A3)
  • Trumpet – Dizzy Gillespie (tracks: A1), Kenny Dorham (tracks: A4, B2, B4)

 

Notes

From sleeve:
"Previously un-issued music of Charlie Parker recorded between 1946 and 1950 in New York City. It includes some of the finest music ever recorded by this giant."

Tags: Bop, Compilation, Jazz