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Parker, Charlie 1920-1955

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Most widely held works by Charlie Parker
Charlie Parker by Charlie Parker( Recording )

177 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz music performed by various group, all containing Charlie Parker
Charlie Parker omnibook : for C instruments (treble clef) by Charlie Parker( )

73 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Akkompagnement til stykkerne i nodehæfterne. Indspillet efter music-minus-one-princippet
The Quintet jazz at Massey Hall by Quintet (Jazz group)( Recording )

44 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 759 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 )

64 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 728 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 )

30 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yardbird suite by Charlie Parker( Recording )

25 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrating Bird the triumph of Charlie Parker by Gary Giddins( Visual )

18 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 547 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
The best of Ken Burns' Jazz( Recording )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Mas mambo mania! more kings & queens of mambo( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bebop by Milt Jackson( Recording )

5 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now's the time by Charlie Parker( Recording )

73 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 461 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 440 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 )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Town Hall, New York City, June 22, 1945 by Dizzy Gillespie( Recording )

4 editions published in 2005 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essential Charlie Parker by Charlie Parker( Recording )

15 editions published between 1961 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bird original motion picture soundtrack by Charlie Parker( Recording )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What happened to Kerouac? by Richard Lerner( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 327 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
The Charlie Parker story by Charlie Parker( Recording )

29 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Confirmation best of the Verve years by Charlie Parker( Recording )

12 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Testimony, a tribute to Charlie Parker : with new and selected jazz poems by Yusef Komunyakaa( Book )

8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collaborative tribute of words and music reflecting the tension and beauty of jazz
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Charlie Parker omnibook : for C instruments (treble clef)
Alternative Names

Bird 1920-1955

Bird Musiker 1920-1955

Čarli Parker

Čārlijs Pārkers

Chan Charlie 1920-1955

Charles Parker

Charley Parker

Charlie Chan.

Charlie Parker amerykański saksofonista jazzowy

Charlie Parker and Strings

Charlie Parker And The Jazz All-Stars

Charlie Parker Jam Session

Charlie Parker sassofonista e compositore statunitense

Charlie Parker saxophoniste de jazz

Charlie Parker US-amerikanischer Jazzmusiker (Altsaxofonist) und Komponist

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

Parker Jr., Charles "Bird"


Yardbird 1920-1955

Τσάρλι Πάρκερ

Паркер, Чарли

Чарли Паркер

Чарли Паркър

Чарлі Паркер

צ'ארלי פרקר

شارلي باركر

چارلی پارکر

ชาร์ลี พาร์กเกอร์

ჩარლზ პარკერი

찰리 파커


パーカー, チャーリー


BirdBird : the legend of Charlie ParkerBird lives! : the high life and hard times of Charlie (Yardbird) ParkerCelebrating Bird : the triumph of Charlie ParkerYardbird suite : a compendium of the music and life of Charlie ParkerCharlie Parker : his music and lifeChasin' the Bird : the life and legacy of Charlie Parker