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Parker, Charlie 1920-1955

Overview
Works: 4,255 works in 7,331 publications in 6 languages and 55,046 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  History  Live sound recordings  Music  Interviews  Bop (Music)  Saxophone music (Jazz)  Jazz 
Subject Headings: Jazz musicians 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Composer, Interviewee, Originator, Conductor, Vocalist, Singer, Musician, Honoree, Proofreader, Other, Dedicatee, Collaborator, Producer, Scenarist, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Compiler, Conceptor, Actor
Classifications: ML419.P4, B
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Publications about  Charlie Parker Publications about Charlie Parker
Publications by  Charlie Parker Publications by Charlie Parker
posthumous Publications by Charlie Parker, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Charlie Parker
 
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Most widely held works by Charlie Parker
Charlie Parker by Charlie Parker ( Recording )
149 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jazz music performed by various group, all containing Charlie Parker
Charlie Parker omnibook : for E flat instruments by Charlie Parker ( )
61 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Transskriptioner efter indspillede soloer
The Quintet jazz at Massey Hall by Quintet (Jazz group) ( Recording )
38 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A modern jazz summit meeting in Toronto that has been called the greatest jazz concert ever. Originally released in 1985, the stunning recording has now been remastered and must be heard again by all jazz aficionados!
Bird and Diz by Charlie Parker ( Recording )
50 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This set contains the complete original LP Bird and Diz (Verve MGV-8006), consisting of a quintet session which marked Parker and Gillespie's last studio date ever (although they would later be recorded together live on numerous occasions, including the celebrated 1953 Massey Hall concert). This session was also Parker's only studio encounter with the great Thelonious Monk. As a bonus, all existing complete alternate takes not present on the 12" LP, as well as the only two breakdown takes with full Parker solos, and three further complete quintet and quartet sessions recorded by Bird for Verve during the same period, one of them featuring Miles Davis on trumpet"--Container
Bird the original recordings of Charlie Parker by Charlie Parker ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Celebrating Bird the triumph of Charlie Parker by Gary Giddins ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In film clips, photos, and interviews, the life of virtuoso saxophonist Charlie Parker is traced from Kansas City to the New York jazz scene of the 1950s
Mas mambo mania! more kings & queens of mambo ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best of Ken Burns' Jazz ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Yardbird suite by Charlie Parker ( Recording )
8 editions published in 1997 in 3 languages and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Now's the time by Charlie Parker ( Recording )
61 editions published between 1949 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bebop ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le souffle au coeur Murmur of the heart ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in French and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Loosely based on the director's childhood, this film portrays a precocious fifteen-year-old boy as he journeys from childhood to adulthood, his story of sexual maturation, and the unorthodox relationship he has with his free-spirited mother
Charlie Parker with strings the master takes by Charlie Parker ( Recording )
27 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bird original motion picture soundtrack by Charlie Parker ( Recording )
30 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Town Hall, New York City, June 22, 1945 by Dizzy Gillespie ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2005 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The essential Charlie Parker by Charlie Parker ( Recording )
13 editions published between 1961 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Charlie Parker story by Charlie Parker ( Recording )
28 editions published between 1956 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What happened to Kerouac? ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Investigates the personal history and creative process of Jack Kerouac, father of the Beat Generation, author of "On the road", and a pivotal figure of the fifties countercultural revolution. Shows what happened when fame and notoriety were thrust upon an essentially reticent man
Confirmation best of the Verve years by Charlie Parker ( Recording )
11 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The genius of Charlie Parker by Charlie Parker ( Recording )
18 editions published between 1953 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Bird.
Bird, 1920-1955
Bird Musiker 1920-1955
Chan, Charlie, 1920-1955
Charles Parker
Charley Parker
Charlie Chan.
Charlie Parker and Strings
Charlie Parker And The Jazz All-Stars
Charlie Parker Jam Session
Charlier Parker with Strings
Christopher, Charles
Parker-Bird, Charlie
Parker, Charles.
Parker, Charles, 1920-1955
Parker, Charles C. 1920-1955
Parker, Charles Christopher.
Parker, Charles Christopher, 1920-1955
Parker Charles Christopher Jr 1920-1955
Parker, Charlie
Yardbird.
Yardbird, 1920-1955
パーカー, チャーリー
Languages
English (297)
French (10)
German (7)
Spanish (2)
Swedish (1)
Dutch (1)
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