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Old Folks - Charlie Parker - Charlie Parker (Vinyl, LP)

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  1. From the product description: "This sumptuous vinyl brings together all of Parker's 78 RPM singles for Clef Records, recorded in January and August , and features a veritable line-up of jazz greats including Miles Davis, Charles Mingus, Gil Evans, Max Roach, Roy Haynes, Kenny Clarke and John Lewis Showcasing many of Parker's best-known compositions, including `Au Privave', `Si Si' and .
  2. The recordings themselves were issued in the mid/late s on equally rare shellac 78s, but these LPs represent some of the earliest Charlie Parker album collections ever issued. You'll hear legendary songs like "Donna Lee," "Ko Ko," "Billie's Bounce," "Parker's Mood" and "Ah-Leu-Cha." Craft has done a wonderful job on these important reissues.
  3. Charlie Parker ‘Bird ’ Centennial Continues With Graphic Novel, Vinyl Reissues & More “Few artists have made such an impact on the music of an era as Charlie Parker did in .
  4. Charlie Parker's two-year affiliation with Dial Records captured the triumphs and struggles of his life () in summary. Bird flies West, is grounded, damaged, healed and then returns to the nest: hostility, tragedy, ultimate vindication.
  5. Charlie Parker The Magnificent Charlie Parker DETAILS Event: Yellow Vinyl Side A: 1. “AU PRIVATE” 2. “SHE ROTE” 3. “K.C. BLUES” 4. “STAR EYES” 5. “IN THE STILL OF THE NIGHT” 6. “OLD FOLKS.
  6. Dizzy Gillesspie was past his prime and tries to play so fast to keep up with Charlie Parker that the great sound quality of his playing on past recordings is missing. There are some very good moments when Monk plays really well, but he rarely gets to do it. This is really a Charlie Parker lead jam session/5(79).
  7. Aug 06,  · The August birthday festivities will kick off this Friday, August 7 with the vinyl reissue of The Magnificent Charlie Parker on black vinyl via Verve/UMe, following the limited release on yellow.
  8. Charlie Parker’s incomparable life and extraordinary, trailblazing career is being celebrated with a centennial celebration lovingly dubbed Bird

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