Charlie Parker (a.k.a. “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist)

~ Person

Relationships

collaborator on:The Quintet (Parker, Gillespie, Powell, Mingus, Roach)
eponymous member of:Charlie Parker Quartet
member of:Miles Davis All Stars
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet
Jay McShann & His Orchestra
Red Norvo & His Selected Sextet
original eponymous member of:Charlie Parker Septet
Charlie Parker Sextet
Charlie Parker's Reboppers
Charlie Parker and His Orchestra
Charlie Parker Quintet
Charlie Parker Quartet
original member of:Dizzy Gillespie's All-Star Quintet (1945-1949: Gillespie, Parker, Haig, Russell, Catlet) (alto saxophone)
Dizzy Gillespie Jazzmen
tribute artists:Supersax
inspired the name of:Trilogy (Belgian bebop trio)
fan pages:http://www.birdlives.co.uk/ [info]
picture:https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Charlie_Parker,_Tommy_Potter,_Miles_Davis,_Max_Roach_(Gottlieb_06941).jpg [info]
purchase music for download:https://itunes.apple.com/artist/id284786497 [info]
IMDb:https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0662127/ [info]
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/artist/75617 [info]
biographies:http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=1426&pt=Charlie Parker [info]
discography pages:http://www.jazzdisco.org/bird/ [info]
http://www.jazzdisco.org/charlie-parker/discography/ [info]
http://www.kyushu-ns.ac.jp/~allan/Documents/CP_M.html [info]
other databases:http://d-nb.info/gnd/118739328 [info]
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http://snaccooperative.org/ark:/99166/w67086vq [info]
https://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb13898247z [info]
https://nla.gov.au/nla.party-911160 [info]
https://openlibrary.org/works/OL4918032A [info]
https://rateyourmusic.com/artist/charlie_parker [info]
https://www.musik-sammler.de/artist/charlie-parker/ [info]
https://www.worldcat.org/identities/lccn-n50050327 [info]
BBC Music:https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/c7356af9-9ea6-4a78-a55b-c73775716312 [info] (until 2020-11-19)
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https://www.deezer.com/artist/2692 [info]
Allmusic:https://www.allmusic.com/artist/mn0000211758 [info]
SecondHandSongs:https://secondhandsongs.com/artist/138 [info]
VIAF ID:VIAF: 10034216 [info]
Wikidata:Q103767 [info]
Last.fm:https://www.last.fm/music/Charlie+Parker [info]

Appearances

DateTitleCredited AsAttributesArtistLength
instruments
1940-08I Got Rhythmalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra3:38
1940-08I Got Rhythmalto saxophoneCharlie Parker with Jay McShann & His Orchestra3:37
1940-11-30Body and Soulalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra2:55
1940-11-30Body and Soulalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra2:53
1940-11-30Coquettealto saxophoneCharlie Parker with Jay McShann & His Orchestra3:00
1940-11-30Coquettealto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:11
1940-11-30Honeysuckle Rosealto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:00
1940-11-30Honeysuckle Rosealto saxophoneCharlie Parker with Jay McShann & His Orchestra2:58
1940-11-30I Found a New Babyalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra2:59
1940-11-30I Found a New Babyalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra3:00
1940-11-30Moten Swingalto saxophoneCharlie Parker with Jay McShann & His Orchestra2:48
1940-11-30Moten Swingalto saxophoneCharlie Parker2:50
1940-11-30Oh, Lady Be Goodalto saxophoneCharlie Parker with Jay McShann & His Orchestra2:56
1940-11-30Oh, Lady Be Good!alto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:00
1940-11-30Wichita Bluesalto saxophoneCharlie Parker with Jay McShann & His Orchestra3:09
1940-12-02(Wichita) Bluesalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra3:09
1940-12-02Coquettealto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra3:10
1940-12-02Honeysuckle Rosealto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra2:58
1940-12-02Lady Be Goodalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra2:57
1940-12-02Moten Swingalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra2:49
1940-12-03Bluesalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra3:13
1940-12-03Coquettealto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra3:13
1940-12-03Honeysuckle Rosealto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra3:02
1940-12-03Lady Be Goodalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra3:00
1940-12-03Moten Swingalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra2:52
1940Body and Soulalto saxophoneCharlie Parker with Jay McShann & His Orchestra2:51
1940St. Louis Moodalto saxophoneCharlie Parker with Jay McShann & His Orchestra4:42
1940Variations on Honeysuckle Rose & Body and Soulalto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:05
1941-04-304-F Bluesalto saxophoneClyde Hart’s All Stars2:38
1941-04-30Dexter Bluesalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra2:59
1941-04-30Dexter Bluesalto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:04
1941-04-30Dexter Bluesalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra2:54
1941-04-30Dream of Youalto saxophoneClyde Hart’s All Stars2:54
1941-04-30G.I. Bluesalto saxophoneClyde Hart’s All Stars2:26
1941-04-30Hootie Bluesalto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:04
1941-04-30Hootie Bluesalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra2:59
1941-04-30Hootie BluessaxophoneJay McShann and His Orchestra3:05
1941-04-30Hootie Bluesalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra2:55
1941-04-30I Want Every Bit of Italto saxophoneClyde Hart’s All Stars3:17
1941-04-30Ooh! Ooh! My! My! Ooh! Ooh!alto saxophoneClyde Hart’s All Stars2:47
1941-04-30Seventh Avenuealto saxophoneClyde Hart’s All Stars2:52
1941-04-30Sorta Kindaalto saxophoneClyde Hart’s All Stars2:42
1941-04-30Swingmatismalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra2:38
1941-04-30Swingmatismalto saxophoneCharlie Parker2:47
1941-04-30Swingmatismalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra2:40
1941-04-30Swingmatismalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra2:43
1941-04-30Swingmatism (Dallas, April 30, 1941)alto saxophoneCharlie Parker2:43
1941-04-30That's the Bluesalto saxophoneClyde Hart’s All Stars2:52
1941-09-15I'll Always Love You Just the Samealto saxophoneTiny Grimes Quintet3:04
1941-09-15Red Crossalto saxophoneTiny Grimes Quintet3:12
1941-09-15Romance Without Financealto saxophoneTiny Grimes Quintet3:06
1941-09-15Tiny's Tempoalto saxophoneTiny Grimes Quintet2:58
1941-09-15What's the Matter Now?alto saxophoneTiny Grimes Quintet2:49
1941-09Body and Soulalto saxophoneKansas City Band3:45
1941-09Cherokeealto saxophoneKansas City Band3:13
1941-09I've Found a New Babyalto saxophoneKansas City Band3:35
1941-09My Heart Tells Mealto saxophoneKansas City Band3:22
1941-09 – 1942Body and Soulalto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:43
1941-09 – 1942Cherokeealto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:09
1941-09 – 1942I Found a New Babyalto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:30
1941-09 – 1942My Heart Tells Me (Should I Believe My Heart?)alto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:18
1942-02-13I'm Forever Blowing Bubblesalto saxophoneCharlie Parker4:09
1942-07-02Get Me on Your Mindalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra3:03
1942-07-02Get Me on Your Mindalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra3:06
1942-07-02Lonely Boy Bluesalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra3:00
1942-07-02Lonely Boy Bluesalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra2:55
1942-07-02Lonely Boy Bluesalto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:00
1942-07-02Sepian Bouncealto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra3:07
1942-07-02Sepian Bouncealto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:14
1942-07-02Sepian Bouncealto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra3:11
1942-07-02The Jumpin' Bluesalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra3:03
1942-07-02The Jumpin' Bluesalto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:07
1942-07-02The Jumpin' Bluesalto saxophoneJay McShann & His Orchestra3:00
1942-09Body and Soulalto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:43
1942-09Cherokeealto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:11
1942-09I Found a New Babyalto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:32
1942-09My Heart Tells Me (Should I Believe My Heart)alto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:19
1942[Sign Off Theme}: Love Don't Get You Nothin' but the Bluesalto saxophoneCharlie Parker with Jay McShann & His Orchestra0:29
1942Cherokeealto saxophoneCharlie Parker2:53
1942Cherokeealto saxophoneClark Monroe's Band2:49
1942Cherokeealto saxophoneCharlie Parker with Jay McShann & His Orchestra?:??
1942Hootie Bluesalto saxophoneCharlie Parker with Jay McShann & His Orchestra4:27
1942I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)alto saxophoneCharlie Parker with Jay McShann & His Orchestra4:08
1942I'm Forever Blowing Bubblesalto saxophoneCharlie Parker with Jay McShann & His Orchestra4:06
1942Swingmatismalto saxophoneCharlie Parker with Jay McShann & His Orchestra4:02
1943-02-15Sweet Georgia Brownalto saxophoneDizzy Gillespie7:47
1944-09-15I'll Always Love You Just the Samealto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:01
1944-09-15I'll Always Love You Just the Samealto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:02
1944-09-15I'll Always Love You Just the Samealto saxophoneTiny Grimes Quintet2:54
1944-09-15I'll Always Love You Just the Samealto saxophoneTiny Grimes Quintet2:58
1944-09-15Red Crossalto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:09
1944-09-15Red Crossalto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:10
1944-09-15Red Crossalto saxophoneTiny Grimes Quintet3:12
1944-09-15Red Crossalto saxophoneTiny Grimes Quintet3:05
1944-09-15Romance Without Financealto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:03
1944-09-15Romance Without Financealto saxophoneTiny Grimes Quintet3:01
1944-09-15Romance Without Financealto saxophoneCharlie Parker3:04
1944-09-15Romance Without Financealto saxophoneTiny Grimes Quintet3:05
1944-09-15Romance Without Financealto saxophoneTiny Grimes Quintet0:59
1944-09-15Romance Without Financealto saxophoneTiny Grimes Quintet3:06
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performed
A Night in TunisiaMiles Davis2:58
All the Things You AreDizzy Gillespie Sextet feat. Charlie Parker2:49
BebopHoward McGhee Quintet feat. Charlie Parker2:55
Bird of ParadiseMiles Davis3:07
Dizzy AtmosphereDizzy Gillespie Sextet feat. Charlie Parker2:45
Don’t Blame MeMiles Davis2:42
Embraceable YouMiles Davis3:48
Groovin' HighDizzy Gillespie Sextet feat. Charlie Parker2:40
Hot HouseDizzy Gillespie & His All Stars feat. Charlie Parker3:07
Hot HouseDizzy Gillespie & His All Stars feat. Charlie Parker3:09
MamboMachito y Su Orquesta feat. Charlie Parker3:19
Mango MangüéMachito y Su Orquesta feat. Charlie Parker2:59
My Old FlameMiles Davis3:06
Red CrossTiny Grimes Quintet feat. Charlie Parker3:12
RepetitionNeal Hefti feat. Charlie Parker3:01
Salt PeanutsDizzy Gillespie & His All Stars feat. Charlie Parker3:14
Scrapple From the AppleMiles Davis2:50
Share Croppin’ BluesKay Starr with Charlie Barnet3:02
The Jumpin' BluesJay McShann & His Orchestra feat. Charlie Parker3:08
You Came Along From Out of NowhereMiles Davis4:03
vocals
1945-12-29Slim's Jamspoken vocals [talking]Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie3:14
Oop Bop Sh’ Bam (live at The Royal Roost, 1949-01-22)lead vocalsCharlie Parker4:57
Salt Peanuts (live at The Royal Roost, 1949-01-22)lead vocalsCharlie Parker4:07
Salt Peanuts (live at The Royal Roost, 1949-02-05)lead vocalsCharlie Parker3:35
instruments
Afro-Cuban Jazz: The Music Of Chico O’Farrillalto saxophoneMachito
The Complete Live Performances on Savoyalto saxophoneCharlie Parker
tribute albums
A Tribute to CharlieBarbara Dennerlein
A Tribute to Charlie ParkerFrancesco Cafiso & Strings
Bird SongsJoe Lovano Us Five
Birds of a Feather: A Tribute to Charlie ParkerRoy Haynes
composed
1945Ko Ko
1946Yardbird Suite (instrumental version)
(The World of) Confirmation
Ah-Leu-Cha
An Oscar for Treadwell
Another Hair Do
Anthropology
Au Privave
Back Home Blues
Ballade
Barbados
Big Foot
Billie's Bounce (version with lyrics by Eddie Jefferson)
Billie's Bounce
Bird Feathers
Bird Get the Worm
Bird of Paradise
Bird's Nest
Bloomdido
Bluebird
Blues
Blues for Alice
Bongo Beep
Bongo Bop
Buzzy
Cardboard
Celebrity
Charlie's Wig
Chasing the Bird
Cheryl
Chi Chi
Confirmation
Constellation
Cool Blues
Cosmic Rays
Dewey Square
Dexterity
Donna LeeCharles Christopher Parker, Jr
Drifting on a Reed
Groovin' High
Hootie Blues
Jumpin’ the Blues
K.C. Blues
Kim
Klact-oveereds-tene
Klaunstance
Laird Baird
Leap Frog
Marmaduke
Meandering
Merry-Go-Round
Mohawk
Moose the Mooche
Mr. Smith
My Little Suede Shoes
Now’s the Time
Ornithology
Parker's Mood
Partners
Passport
Perhaps
Quasimado
Quasimodo
Red Cross
Relaxin' with Lee
Relaxin’ at Camarillo
Scrapple From the Apple
Scrapple From the Apple (vocalese version, lyrics by Mimi Perrin)
Segment
Shaw 'Nuff
She Rote
Si Si
Sippin' at Bells
Steeplechase
Swedish Schnapps
The Bird
The Hymn
The Steeple Chase
Thriving on a Riff
Visa
Warming Up a Riff
Yardbird Suite (lyrics by Bob Dorough: "I sing this song hoping you'll all find out...")
李唐娜
wrote
Happy Bird Blues
Parker’s Mood (King Pleasure vocal)
The Hucklebuckadditional