Charlie Parker Memorial, Vol. Several tracks on this album had been previously released on other formats Constellation (Short Take 3) - Charlie Parker - Charlie Parker Memorial Vol.
2 rpm records, 7 inch EPs and 10 inch LPsbut is the first inch release of these master takes. It contains selections from five sessions recorded between andand contains several previously unreleased alternate takes from these sessions.
Charlie Parker recorded seven studio sessions for Savoy Records between and ; five as a leader, two as a sideman. Twenty-nine tracks from these sessions were released by Savoy on 78 rpm records.
Twenty-seven of these tracks were reissued on 7 inch EPs and 10 inch LPs under Parker's name the other two tracks featuring vocals by guitarist Tiny Grimes. Savoy released three more 12 inch albums this album, The Genius of Charlie Parker [Savoy MG ], and The Charlie Parker Story [Savoy MG ] completing the reissue of the previously released master takes, and the original issue of most of the unreleased takes from these seven sessions.
Davis also wrote all the songs for this session and persuaded Parker to play tenor saxophone instead of A Hearse With No Name - Soulfallen - Grave New World usual alto.
Multiple takes may be combined into a single LP track, these are reflected in the listings below. Names of the takes are as listed in the liner notes of the album. Previously released takes are shown in boldface. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
November 16, ; May 8, ; August 14, ; September 18, and September 24, JazzBebop. Savoy MG The Immortal Charlie Parker The Genius of Charlie Parker
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