Charlie Parker ‎– The Essential Charlie Parker (1945-1953)

Label:
B & C Records ‎– BIRD 1
Format:
Box Set, Compilation, Stereo, Reprocessed From Mono
10 × Vinyl, LP, Remastered
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Volume I: In The Studio 1945
1A1 Dream Of You
Orchestra – Clyde Hart All Stars
2:53
1A2 Seventh Avenue
Orchestra – Clyde Hart All Stars
2:55
1A3 Groovin' High
Orchestra – Dizzy Gillespie Sextet
2:37
1A4 All The Things You Are
Orchestra – Dizzy Gillespie Sextet
2:46
1A5 Dizzy Atmosphere
Orchestra – Dizzy Gillespie Sextet
2:44
1A6 Salt Peanuts
Orchestra – Dizzy Gillespie And His All-Star Quintet*
3:14
1A7 Shaw 'Nuff
Orchestra – Dizzy Gillespie And His All-Star Quintet*
2:57
1A8 Lover Man
Orchestra – Dizzy Gillespie And His All-Star Quintet*
3:14
1B1 Hot House
Orchestra – Dizzy Gillespie And His All-Star Quintet*
3:07
1B2 Hallelujah
Orchestra – Red Norvo And His Selected Sextet
3:56
1B3 Get Happy
Orchestra – Red Norvo And His Selected Sextet
3:45
1B4 Slam Slam Blues
Orchestra – Red Norvo And His Selected Sextet
4:25
1B5 Congo Blues
Orchestra – Red Norvo And His Selected Sextet
3:53
Volume II: In The Studio 1946-47
2A1 Moose The Mooche-1
Orchestra – Charlie Parker Septet*
2:55
2A2 Yardbird Suite-1
Orchestra – Charlie Parker Septet*
2:35
2A3 Ornithology
Orchestra – Charlie Parker Septet*
3:19
2A4 Night In Tunisia
Orchestra – Charlie Parker Septet*
3:00
2A5 Moose The Mooche-2
Orchestra – Charlie Parker Septet*
2:56
2A6 Yardbird Suite-4
Orchestra – Charlie Parker Septet*
2:35
2A7 Max Making Wax
Orchestra – Charlie Parker Quintet*
2:29
2A8 Loverman
Orchestra – Charlie Parker Quintet*
3:18
2A9 The Gypsy
Orchestra – Charlie Parker Quintet*
2:31
2A10 Bebop
Orchestra – Howard McGhee Quintet
2:51
2B1 This Is Always
Orchestra – Charlie Parker Quartet*
3:07
2B2 Dark Shadows-1
Orchestra – Charlie Parker Quartet*
4:03
2B3 Dark Shadows-2
Orchestra – Charlie Parker Quartet*
3:14
2B4 Cool Blues-1
Orchestra – Charlie Parker Quartet*
1:55
2B5 Cool Blues-2
Orchestra – Charlie Parker Quartet*
2:20
2B6 Cool Blues-3
Orchestra – Charlie Parker Quartet*
3:00
2B7 Cool Blues-4
Orchestra – Charlie Parker Quartet*
2:47
Vol 3 In The Studio 1947
Vol 4 In The Studio 1947
Vol 5 The Royal Roost Broadcasts 1948
Vol 6 The Royal Roost Broadcasts 1949
Vol 7 The Birdland Broadcast 1950
Vol 8 The Birdland Broadcast 1951
Vol 9 Apollo Theatre & Rockland Palace Broadcasts
Volume X: The Massey Hall Concert
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Charlie Mingus*Drums – Max RoachOrchestra – Quintet Of The Year*Piano – Bud PowellTrumpet – Dizzy Gillespie
10A1 Perdido
Written-By – Tizol*
7:38
10A2 Salt Peanuts
Written-By – Gillespie*, Clarke*
7:35
10A3 All The Things You Are
Written-By – Kern*, Hammerstein*
7:52
10B1 Wee
Written-By – Dameron*
6:40
10B2 Hot House
Written-By – Dameron*
9:08
10B3 Night In Tunisia
Written By – BoneWritten-By – Gillespie*, Paparelli*
7:41

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Notes

Issued with a booklet in English and translated into German as well as printed innersleeves.
Volume X recorded at Massey Hall, Toronto - May 15 1953.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side 10 runout A, hand-etched): ALI S-6 BIRD1-10-A-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 10 runout B, hand-etched): ALI S-8 [scrawled] 9 BIRD1-10-B-1
  • Rights Society: MCPS

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Loanesloan

Loanesloan

October 29, 2014
came with a booklet and printed innersleeves
frankvaneykelen

frankvaneykelen

July 17, 2012
"This recording has been reprocessed for Stereo listening at Saga Studios, London."