Charlie Parker ‎– The Charlie Parker Story

Savoy Records ‎– MG-12079
Vinyl, LP, Album, Mono

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Described on back cover as "The Greatest Recording Session Made In Modern Jazz History In Its Entirety!"

This is the complete recording session from November 26, 1945, from 2:00 to 5:00 pm.

Titles are numbered sequentially, not by album side. Bands 1 through 9 are on Side A, bands 10 through 16 are on Side B.

Rudy Van Gelder is credited with "remastering" -- even on a 1956 release.

Maroon label with silver print.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, stamped): MG 12079A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, stamped): MG 12079B
  • Matrix / Runout (Both sides, etched): RVG

Other Versions (5 of 17) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
LTZ-C 15108, LTZ-C.15108 Charlie Parker The Immortal Charlie Parker Vol.5(LP, Album) London Records, London American Recordings LTZ-C 15108, LTZ-C.15108 UK 1958 Sell This Version
COJY-9015 Charlie Parker The Charlie Parker Story(LP, Album, RE, RM) Savoy Jazz COJY-9015 Japan 1992 Sell This Version
MG-12079 Charlie Parker The Charlie Parker Story(LP, Album, Mono) Savoy Records MG-12079 US 1956 Sell This Version
BYG 529 129 Charlie Parker The Complete Charlie Parker Vol. 1 "Now's The Time"(LP, Comp) BYG Records BYG 529 129 France Unknown Sell This Version
COCY-9012 Charlie Parker The Charlie Parker Story(CD, Album, Mono) Savoy Jazz COCY-9012 Japan 1991 Sell This Version