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CD 1: ?
CD 2: (P?)1282 / 805520012829
CD 3: ?
CD 4: ?

Annotation last modified on 2017-02-24 13:48 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1: Ornithology
# Title Rating Length
1 Tiny's Tempo
2:57
2 I'll Always Love You Just the Same
3:03
3 Romance Without Finance
3:08
4 Red Cross
3:10
5 Billie's Bounce
3:12
6 Warming Up a Riff
2:36
7 Now's the Time
3:18
8 Thriving on a Riff
2:58
9 Ko-Ko
2:57
10 Moose the Mooche
3:04
11 Yardbird Suite
2:56
12 Ornithology
3:01
13 A Night in Tunisia
3:05
14 Max Is Making Wax
2:33
15 Loverman
3:23
16 Gypsy
3:05
17 Bebop
2:56
18 This Is Always
3:16
19 Dark Shadows
3:07
20 Bird's Nest
2:44
21 Hot Blues
2:00
22 Cool Blues
3:10
23 Relaxin' at Camarillo
3:08
24 Cheers
3:07
25 Carvin' the Bird
2:47
26 Stupendous
2:55
CD 2: Bluebird
# Title Rating Length
1 Donna Lee
2:37
2 Chasin' the Bird
2:48
3 Cheryl
3:02
4 Buzzy
2:33
5 Dexterity
2:59
6 Bongo Bop
2:47
7 Dewey Square
3:10
8 The Hymn
2:34
9 Bird of Paradise
3:13
10 Embraceable You
3:25
11 Bird Feathers
2:54
12 Klactoveesedstene
3:08
13 Scrapple From the Apple
3:00
14 My Old Flame
3:16
15 Out of Nowhere
3:08
16 Don't Blame Me
2:50
17 Drifting on a Reed
2:58
18 Quasimodo
2:56
19 Charlie's Wig
2:44
20 Bongo Beep
3:00
21 Crazeology
3:00
22 How Deep Is the Ocean
3:25
23 Another Hair-Do
2:41
24 Bluebird
2:54
25 Klaunstance
2:48
26 Bird Gets the Worm
2:38
CD 3: Parker's Mood
# Title Rating Length
1 Barbados
2:31
2 Ah-Leu-Cha
2:56
3 Constellation
2:30
4 Parker's Mood
3:05
5 Perhaps
2:36
6 Marmaduke
2:44
7 Steeplechase
3:06
8 Merry Go Round
2:28
9 The Bird
4:47
10 Repetition
2:59
11 No Noise, Parts 1 & 2
5:55
12 Mango Mangue
2:56
13 Okiedoke
3:04
14 Cardboard
3:11
15 Visa
3:01
16 Segment
3:22
17 Passport
2:57
18 Passport
3:02
19 Just Friends
3:33
20 Everything Happens to Me
3:17
21 April in Paris
3:08
22 Summertime
2:49
23 I Didn't Know What Time It Was
3:15
24 If I Should Lose You
2:49
25 Star Eyes
3:30
CD 4: My Little Suede Shoes
# Title Rating Length
1 Blues (Fast)
2:48
2 I'm in the Mood for Love
2:53
3 Dancing in the Dark
3:13
4 Out of Nowhere
3:09
5 Laura
3:00
6 East of the Sun
3:41
7 They Can't Take That Away From Me
3:21
8 Easy to Love
3:32
9 I'm in the Mood for Love
3:36
10 I'll Remember April
3:05
11 Au Privave
2:45
12 She Rote
3:09
13 K.C. Blues
3:27
14 Star Eyes
3:36
15 My Little Suede Shoes
3:07
16 Un poquito de tu amor
2:43
17 Tico Tico
2:47
18 Fiesta
2:52
19 Why Do I Love You
3:08
20 Blues Foe Alice
2:49
21 Si Si
2:41
22 Swedish Schnapps
3:13
23 Back Home Blues
2:49
24 Lover Man
3:24

Credits

CD 1: Ornithology

composer:
Dizzy Gillespie (track 13)
John Gillespie (track 13)
Howard McGhee (track 26)
Frank Paparelli (track 13)
Charlie Parker (aka "Bird", jazz alto saxophonist) (tracks 6, 11)
lyricist:
Bob Dorough (track 11)
writer:
Clyde Hart (track 1)
publisher:
Universal MCA Music Publishing (US film music publisher) (track 13)
is based on:
Yardbird Suite (track 11)
later versions:
A Night in Tunisia (vocal version) (track 13)
recording of:
Night in Tunisia (instrumental) (track 13)
Stupendous (track 26)
Tiny's Tempo (track 1)
Warming Up a Riff (track 6)
Yardbird Suite (track 11)

CD 2: Bluebird

composer:
Charlie Parker (aka "Bird", jazz alto saxophonist) (tracks 8, 23)
recording of:
Another Hair Do (track 23)
The Hymn (track 8)

CD 3: Parker's Mood

violin:
Bronislaw Gimpel (1949-11-30) (tracks 19, 24)
Max Hollander (1949-11-30) (tracks 19, 24)
Milton Lomask (1949-11-30) (tracks 19, 24)
cello:
Frank Miller (US cellist) (1949-11-30) (tracks 19, 24)
oboe:
Mitch Miller (1949-11-30) (tracks 19, 24)
viola:
Frank Brieff (1949-11-30) (tracks 19, 24)
drums:
Buddy Rich (1949-11-30) (tracks 19, 24)
double bass:
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (1949-11-30) (tracks 19, 24)
alto saxophone:
Charlie Parker (aka "Bird", jazz alto saxophonist) (1949-11-30) (tracks 19, 24)
piano:
Stan Freeman (1949-11-30) (tracks 19, 24)
harp:
Myor Rosen (1949-11-30) (tracks 19, 24)
arranger:
Jimmy Carroll (1913 - 1972, songwriter, orchestra arranger & conductor) (tracks 19, 24)
composer:
John Klenner (track 19)
Charlie Parker (aka "Bird", jazz alto saxophonist) (tracks 1–2, 7, 9)
Gene de Paul (track 25)
Ralph Rainger (track 24)
Don Raye (track 25)
Vernon Duke (1932) (track 21)
Richard Rodgers (1939) (track 23)
conductor:
Jimmy Carroll (1913 - 1972, songwriter, orchestra arranger & conductor) (1949-11-30) (tracks 19, 24)
lyricist:
Sam M. Lewis (US singer and lyricist) (track 19)
Leo Robin (track 24)
Yip Harburg (1932) (track 21)
Lorenz Hart (1939) (track 23)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 21)
recorded at:
Mercury Sound Studios in New York, New York, United States (1949-11-30) (track 24)
cover recording of:
I Didn’t Know What Time It Was (Pal Joey) (track 23)
instrumental cover recording of:
If I Should Lose You (1949-11-30) (track 24)
Just Friends (1949-11-30) (track 19)
part of:
Pal Joey (track 23)
recording of:
Ah-Leu-Cha (track 2)
April in Paris (track 21)
Barbados (track 1)
Star Eyes (track 25)
Steeplechase (track 7)
The Bird (track 9)
referred to in medleys:

CD 4: My Little Suede Shoes

double bass:
Teddy Kotick (1951-03-12) (track 15)
alto saxophone:
Charlie Parker (aka "Bird", jazz alto saxophonist) (1951-03-12) (track 15)
composer:
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (track 2)
Charlie Parker (aka "Bird", jazz alto saxophonist) (tracks 11–12, 15)
Gene de Paul (track 14)
Don Raye (track 14)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (track 7)
lyricist:
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (track 2)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (track 7)
publisher:
Ira Gershwin Music (track 7)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 7)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track 7)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (track 7)
arrangements:
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
later versions:
part of:
An American in Paris (2015 Broadway musical) (track 7)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (track 7)
Shall We Dance (1937 film soundtrack) (track 7)
recording of:
Au Privave (track 11)
She Rote (track 12)
Star Eyes (track 14)
My Little Suede Shoes (1951-03-12) (track 15)

Release

ASIN: UK: B000069DWX [info]