Charlie Parker ‎– The Very Best Of Bird

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Warner Bros. Records ‎– 2 WB 3198, Warner Bros. Records ‎– 2WB 3198
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2 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation
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A1 Bird Of Paradise
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Tommy PotterComposed By – C. Parker*Drums – Max RoachPiano – Duke JordanTrumpet – Miles Davis
3:09
A2 Embraceable You
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Tommy PotterComposed By – G. Gershwin, I. Gershwin*Drums – Max RoachPiano – Duke JordanTrumpet – Miles Davis
3:41
A3 How Deep Is The Ocean
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Tommy PotterComposed By – Irving BerlinDrums – Max RoachPiano – Duke JordanTrombone – J.J. JohnsonTrumpet – Miles Davis
3:24
A4 Out Of Nowhere
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Tommy PotterComposed By – Edward Heyman, John W. Green*Drums – Max RoachPiano – Duke JordanTrumpet – Miles Davis
3:46
A5 Don't Blame Me
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Tommy PotterComposed By – Jimmy McHugh, Jimmy McHugh, Dorothy Fields*Drums – Max RoachPiano – Duke JordanTrumpet – Miles Davis
2:43
A6 My Old Flame
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Tommy PotterComposed By – A. Johnson*, S. Coslow*Drums – Max RoachPiano – Duke JordanTrumpet – Miles Davis
3:05
B1 Moose The Mooche
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Vic McMillanComposed By – C. Parker*Drums – Roy PorterPiano – Dodo MarmarosaTenor Saxophone – Lucky ThompsonTrumpet – Miles Davis
2:56
B2 Yardbird Suite
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Vic McMillanComposed By – C. Parker*Drums – Roy PorterGuitar – Arvin GarrisonPiano – Dodo MarmarosaTenor Saxophone – Lucky ThompsonTrumpet – Miles Davis
2:52
B3 Ornithology
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Vic McMillanComposed By – B. Harris*, C. Parker*Drums – Roy PorterGuitar – Arvin GarrisonPiano – Dodo MarmarosaTenor Saxophone – Lucky ThompsonTrumpet – Miles Davis
3:13
B4 Famous Alto Break
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Vic McMillanComposed By – John "Dizzy" Gillespie*, Frank PaparelliDrums – Roy PorterGuitar – Arvin GarrisonPiano – Dodo MarmarosaTenor Saxophone – Lucky ThompsonTrumpet – Miles Davis
0:47
B5 Night In Tunisia
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Vic McMillanComposed By – John "Dizzy" Gillespie*, Frank PaparelliDrums – Roy PorterGuitar – Arvin GarrisonPiano – Dodo MarmarosaTenor Saxophone – Lucky ThompsonTrumpet – Miles Davis
3:00
B6 Max Making Wax
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Bob KestersonComposed By – C. Parker*Drums – Roy PorterPiano – Jimmy BunnTrumpet – Howard McGhee
2:28
B7 Bird's Nest
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Red CallenderComposed By – C. Parker*Drums – Doc West*Piano – Erroll Garner
2:42
C1 Cool Blues (Hot Blues)
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Red CallenderComposed By – C. Parker*Drums – Doc West*Piano – Erroll Garner
3:05
C2 Relaxin' At Camarillo
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Red CallenderComposed By – C. Parker*Drums – Don LamondGuitar – Barney KesselPiano – Dodo MarmarosaTenor Saxophone – Wardell GrayTrumpet – Howard McGhee
2:54
C3 Cheers
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Red CallenderComposed By – H. McGhee*Drums – Don LamondGuitar – Barney KesselPiano – Dodo MarmarosaTenor Saxophone – Wardell GrayTrumpet – Howard McGhee
3:00
C4 Carvin' The Bird
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Red CallenderComposed By – C. Parker*Drums – Don LamondGuitar – Barney KesselPiano – Dodo MarmarosaTenor Saxophone – Wardell GrayTrumpet – Howard McGhee
2:42
C5 Stupendous
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Red CallenderComposed By – C. Parker*Drums – Don LamondGuitar – Barney KesselPiano – Dodo MarmarosaTenor Saxophone – Wardell GrayTrumpet – Howard McGhee
2:50
C6 Dexterity
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Tommy PotterComposed By – C. Parker*Drums – Max RoachPiano – Duke JordanTrumpet – Miles Davis
2:56
C7 Bongo Bop
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Tommy PotterComposed By – C. Parker*Drums – Max RoachPiano – Duke JordanTrumpet – Miles Davis
2:42
D1 Dewey Square
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Tommy PotterComposed By – C. Parker*Drums – Max RoachPiano – Duke JordanTrumpet – Miles Davis
3:04
D2 The Hymn
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Tommy PotterComposed By – C. Parker*Drums – Max RoachPiano – Duke JordanTrumpet – Miles Davis
2:29
D3 Bird Feathers
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Tommy PotterComposed By – C. Parker*Drums – Max RoachPiano – Duke JordanTrumpet – Miles Davis
2:47
D4 Klact-oveeseds-tene
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Tommy PotterComposed By – C. Parker*Drums – Max RoachPiano – Duke JordanTrumpet – Miles Davis
2:58
D5 Scrapple From The Apple
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Tommy PotterComposed By – C. Parker*Drums – Max RoachPiano – Duke JordanTrumpet – Miles Davis
2:36
D6 Drifting On A Reed
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Tommy PotterComposed By – Mayhew*Drums – Max RoachPiano – Duke JordanTrombone – J.J. JohnsonTrumpet – Miles Davis
2:55
D7 Charlie's Wig
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Tommy PotterComposed By – C. Parker*Drums – Max RoachPiano – Duke JordanTrombone – J.J. JohnsonTrumpet – Miles Davis
2:40

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Recording info:
A1, A2, C6 to D2: WOR Studios, Broadway at 38th Street, New York City - Tuesday, October 28, 1947.
A3, D6, D7: WOR Studios, Broadway at 38th Street, New York City - Wednesday, December 17, 1947.
A4 to A6, D3 to D5: WOR Studios, Broadway at 38th Street, New York City - Tuesday, November 4, 1947.
B1 to B5: Radio Recorders Studios, Hollywood - Thursday, March 28, 1946.
B6: C.P. MacGregor Studios, Hollywood - Monday, July 29, 1946.
B7, C1: C.P. MacGregor Studios, Hollywood - February 19, 1947.
C2 to C5: C.P. MacGregor Studios, Hollywood - Wednesday, February 26, 1947.

Publishers:
A1: Duchess Music Corp. BMI
A2: New World Music Corp. ASCAP
A3: Irving Berlin Music Corp. ASCAP
A4: Famous Music Corp. ASCAP
A5: Robbins Music Corp. ASCAP
A6: Famous Music Corp. ASCAP
B1: Atlantic Music Corp. ASCAP
B2: Atlantic Music Corp. ASCAP
B3: Atlantic Music Corp. ASCAP
B4: MCA Music. ASCAP
B5: MCA Music. ASCAP
B6: Charlie Parker Music Co. BMI
B7: Duchess Music Corp. BMI
C1: Duchess Music Corp. BMI
C2: Duchess Music Corp. BMI
C3: American Academy Of Music. ACAP
C4: Charlie Parker Music Co. BMI
C5: Charlie Parker Music Co. BMI
C6: Duchess Music Corp. BMI
C7: Duchess Music Corp. BMI
D1: Criterion Music Corp. ASCAP
D2: Duchess Music Corp. BMI
D3: Duchess Music Corp. BMI
D4: Duchess Music Corp. BMI
D5: Criterion Music Corp. ASCAP
D6: Leeds Music Corp. ASCAP
D7: Duchess Music Corp. BMI

©&℗ 1977 Warner Bros Records Inc.
Made in U.S.A.

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
J5A 3198 Charlie Parker The Very Best Of Bird(Cass, Comp) Warner Bros. Records J5A 3198 US Unknown Sell This Version
J5A 3198 Charlie Parker The Very Best Of Bird(2xCass, Comp) Warner Bros. Records J5A 3198 US 1977 Sell This Version
2 WB 3198, 2WB 3198 Charlie Parker The Very Best Of Bird(2xLP, Comp, Bar) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records 2 WB 3198, 2WB 3198 US Unknown Sell This Version
2 WB 3198 Charlie Parker The Very Best Of Bird(2xLP, Comp) Warner Bros. Records 2 WB 3198 Canada 1977 Sell This Version
2 WB 3198, 2WB 3198 Charlie Parker The Very Best Of Bird(2xLP, Comp) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records 2 WB 3198, 2WB 3198 Brazil 1977 Sell This Version

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alex.m.theel

alex.m.theel

August 8, 2014
Have a US copy with a Promo stamp on the front cover. Anyone know how many of this title are stamped like this?