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Artist: Parker, Charlie
Title: Bird On 52nd Street
Format: LP
Label: ORIGINAL JAZZ CLASSICS
Catalog Number:114
Barcode:725543840813 itemnumber=1000030039
Price: $26.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: JAZZ
Release Date: 3/5/2010
Availability: In Stock
Return Eligibility: NON-RETURNABLE
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A companion album to Bird at St. Nick’s (OJC-041), this was also taped on location by trombonist Jimmy Knepper. It comes, most likely, from the Three Deuces on New York’s famed “Swing Alley,” 52nd Street. The supporting case of trumpeter Miles Davis, pianist Duke Jordan, bassist Tommy Potter, and drummer Max Roach helped compromise the Charlie quintet but Jordan is heard in solo only briefly and Davis hardly at all. Tape was precious and Knepper saved the lion’s share for Bird. The standards and the originals are all here as only Parker could play on them, including a “Night in Tunisia” “break” and several versions of “52nd Street Theme.” With Miles Davis, Duke Jordan, Tommy Potter, Max Roach.

Track Listing
 1. 
52nd Street Theme

 2. 
Shaw 'Nuff

 3. 
Out of Nowhere

 4. 
Hot House

 5. 
This Time the Dream's on Me

 6. 
A Night in Tunisia

 7. 
My Old Flame

 8. 
nd Street Theme

 9. 
The Way You Look Tonight

10. 
Out of Nowhere

11. 
Chasin' the Bird

12. 
This Time the Dream's on Me

13. 
Dizzy Atmosphere

14. 
How High the Moon

15. 
52nd Street Theme




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