Tracklist

CD 1
#TitleRatingLength
1I Found a New Baby
alto saxophone:
John Jackson (American jazz saxophonist) (on 1940-11-30) and Charlie Parker (a.k.a. “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (on 1940-11-30)
double bass:
Gene Ramey (on 1940-11-30)
drums (drum set):
Gus Johnson (drums) (on 1940-11-30)
piano:
Jay McShann (on 1940-11-30)
tenor saxophone:
William J. Scott (on 1940-11-30)
trombone and violin:
Bob Gould (on 1940-11-30)
trumpet:
Bernard Anderson (jazz trumpeter) (on 1940-11-30) and Orville "Piggy" Minor (on 1940-11-30)
instrumental recording of:
I’ve Found a New Baby (on 1940-11-30)
writer:
Jack Palmer (Jazz pianist and composer) and Spencer Williams (US jazz composer, pianist & singer)
2:59
2Body and Soul
alto saxophone:
Charlie Parker (a.k.a. “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (in 1940)
instrumental recording of:
Body and Soul (on 1940-11-30)
lyricist:
Frank Eyton (in 1930), Edward Heyman (in 1930) and Robert Sour (in 1930)
composer:
Johnny Green (composer and conductor, often credited as John Green) (in 1930)
publisher:
Bug Music, Inc., Chappell & Co Ltd., Druropetal Music, Quartet Music Inc., Range Road Music Inc., Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!), WB Music Corp. (1929-2019), ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) and ワーナー・チャペル音楽出版 Synch事業部
2:51
3Moten Swing
alto saxophone:
Charlie Parker (a.k.a. “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (on 1940-11-30)
recording of:
Moten Swing (on 1940-11-30)
composer:
Bennie Moten (jazz pianist) and Ira E. "Buster" Moten
2:48
4Coquette
alto saxophone:
Charlie Parker (a.k.a. “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (on 1940-11-30)
recording of:
Coquette (on 1940-11-30)
lyricist:
Gus Kahn
composer:
Johnny Green (composer and conductor, often credited as John Green) and Carmen Lombardo
3:00
5Oh, Lady Be Good
alto saxophone:
Charlie Parker (a.k.a. “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (on 1940-11-30)
instrumental recording of:
Oh, Lady Be Good! (on 1940-11-30)
lyricist:
Ira Gershwin (in 1924)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (in 1924)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd., George Gershwin Music, Ira Gershwin Music and WB Music Corp. (1929-2019)
part of:
Lady, Be Good (full musical)
2:56
6Wichita Blues
alto saxophone:
Charlie Parker (a.k.a. “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (on 1940-11-30)
3:09
7Honeysuckle Rose
alto saxophone:
Charlie Parker (a.k.a. “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (on 1940-11-30)
instrumental recording of:
Honeysuckle Rose (on 1940-11-30)
lyricist:
Andy Razaf (in 1928)
composer:
Fats Waller (in 1928)
part of:
Thousands Cheer (1943 movie)
2:58
8Cherokee
alto saxophone:
Charlie Parker (a.k.a. “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (in 1942)
recording of:
Cherokee (in 1942)
lyricist and composer:
Ray Noble
publisher:
Peter Maurice Music Co., Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) and Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., Inc.
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9St. Louis Mood
alto saxophone:
Charlie Parker (a.k.a. “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (in 1940)
4:42
10I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)
alto saxophone:
Charlie Parker (a.k.a. “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (in 1942)
live instrumental recording of:
I Got It Bad (And That Ain’t Good) (in 1942)
lyricist:
Paul Francis Webster (in 1941)
composer:
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) (in 1941)
4:08
11I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles
alto saxophone:
Charlie Parker (a.k.a. “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (in 1942)
live instrumental recording of:
I’m Forever Blowing Bubbles (in 1942)
lyricist:
James Brockman, James Kendis and Nat Vincent
composer:
John Kellette
publisher:
Remick Music Corp.
4:06
12Hootie Blues
alto saxophone:
Charlie Parker (a.k.a. “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (in 1942)
live recording of:
Hootie Blues (in 1942)
writer:
Walter Brown (US Jazz/Blues singer) and Jay McShann
composer:
Charlie Parker (a.k.a. “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist)
4:27
13Swingmatism
alto saxophone:
Charlie Parker (a.k.a. “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (in 1942)
live recording of:
Swingmatism (in 1942)
writer:
Jay McShann and William J. Scott
4:02
14[Sign Off Theme}: Love Don't Get You Nothin' but the Blues
alto saxophone:
Charlie Parker (a.k.a. “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (in 1942)
0:29
15Bottle It
2:51
16Sweet Georgia Brown
instrumental recording of:
Sweet Georgia Brown (in 1944)
lyricist:
Kenneth Casey (in 1925)
composer:
Ben Bernie (in 1925) and Maceo Pinkard (in 1925)
publisher:
Remick Music Corp. and Warner Bros. Music (UK subsidiary, so named between 1970/01/23–1971/04/26 and 1972/04/25–1988/08/23)
2:40
17Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams
recording of:
Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams (in 1944)
lyricist:
Ted Koehler (in 1931) and Billy Moll (in 1931)
composer:
Harry Barris (in 1931)
publisher:
Campbell Connelly & Co. Ltd. and Shapiro Bernstein & Co. Ltd.
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18Say Forward, I'll March
2:55
19Lonely Boy Blues
recording of:
Lonely Boy Blues (in 1944)
writer:
Walter Brown (US Jazz/Blues singer) and Jay McShann
2:13
20Vine Street Boogie
3:58
21Jump the Blues
recording of:
Jumpin’ the Blues (in 1944)
writer:
Walter Brown (US Jazz/Blues singer) and Jay McShann
composer:
Charlie Parker (a.k.a. “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist)
4:00
22{Sign Off Theme} One O'Clock Jump
recording of:
One O’Clock Jump (in 1944)
composer:
Count Basie (pianist) (in 1937)
publisher:
EMI Feist Catalog Inc.
1:28
23I Got Rhythm
alto saxophone:
Charlie Parker (a.k.a. “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (in 1940-08)
3:37