Charlie Parker Classics

Charlie Parker - Charlie Parker: 1947 (1998) [The Chronological Classics, 1000]

Charlie Parker - Charlie Parker: 1947 (1998)
with Miles Davis, Max Roach, Duke Jordan, Tommy Potter, and J.J. Johnson

EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 172 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 162 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Genre: Bop, Big Band, Saxophone Jazz | Label: Classics | # 1000 | Time: 01:05:33

This second installment in the Classics Charlie Parker chronology contains quite a number of Bird's best-loved and most respected recordings. The first 12 tracks, recorded in New York for the Dial label in October and November of 1947, are all masterpieces of modern music, with the ballads, especially "Embraceable You," constituting some of Parker's very best recorded work. This is the classic 1947 quintet with Miles Davis, Duke Jordan, Tommy Potter, and Max Roach. Even if his personal life was characteristically chaotic, 1947 was a good year for Charlie Parker's music. It was in November 1947 that this band hit the road to play the El Sino Club on St. Antoine Boulevard in Detroit. Unfortunately, Bird got really snockered and couldn't perform, so the El Sino management canceled the gig. Bird ultimately destroyed his saxophone by throwing it out of a hotel window onto the street below. (A tragic and disturbing image!) Back in New York, the band – now a sextet with the addition of trombonist J.J. Johnson – made six more sides for Dial on December 17, 1947.
Charlie Parker - Bird's Eyes: Last Unissued, Vol. 25 (1950, 1953) {Philology W 855.2 rel 1999}

Charlie Parker - Bird's Eyes: Last Unissued, Vol. 25 (1950, 1953) {Philology W 855.2 rel 1999}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 348 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 180 Mb
Full Artwork @ 300 dpi (jpg) -> 19 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 1950, 1953, 1999 Philology | W 855.2
Jazz / Bop / Bebop / Saxophone

Charlie Parker was a legendary Grammy Award–winning jazz saxophonist who, with Dizzy Gillespie, invented the musical style called bop or bebop. Charlie Parker was born on August 29, 1920, in Kansas City, Kansas. From 1935 to 1939, he played the Missouri nightclub scene with local jazz and blues bands. In 1945 he led his own group while performing with Dizzy Gillespie on the side. Together they invented bebop. In 1949, Parker made his European debut, giving his last performance several years later. He died a week later on March 12, 1955, in New York City.
Charlie Parker - Bird's Eyes: Last Unissued, Vol. 21 (1949-1953) {Philology W 851.2 rel 1999}

Charlie Parker - Bird's Eyes: Last Unissued, Vol. 21 (1949-1953) {Philology W 851.2 rel 1999}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 279 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 184 Mb
Full Artwork @ 300 dpi (jpg) -> 32 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 1949-1953, 1999 Philology | W 851.2
Jazz / Bop / Bebop / Saxophone

Charlie Parker was a legendary Grammy Award–winning jazz saxophonist who, with Dizzy Gillespie, invented the musical style called bop or bebop. Charlie Parker was born on August 29, 1920, in Kansas City, Kansas. From 1935 to 1939, he played the Missouri nightclub scene with local jazz and blues bands. In 1945 he led his own group while performing with Dizzy Gillespie on the side. Together they invented bebop. In 1949, Parker made his European debut, giving his last performance several years later. He died a week later on March 12, 1955, in New York City.
Charlie Parker - Bird's Eyes: Last Unissued, Vol. 20 (1949-1953) {Philology W 850.2 rel 1999}

Charlie Parker - Bird's Eyes: Last Unissued, Vol. 20 (1949-1953) {Philology W 850.2 rel 1999}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 364 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 180 Mb
Full Artwork @ 300 dpi (jpg) -> 14 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 1949-1953, 1999 Philology | W 850.2
Jazz / Bop / Bebop / Saxophone

Charlie Parker was a legendary Grammy Award–winning jazz saxophonist who, with Dizzy Gillespie, invented the musical style called bop or bebop. Charlie Parker was born on August 29, 1920, in Kansas City, Kansas. From 1935 to 1939, he played the Missouri nightclub scene with local jazz and blues bands. In 1945 he led his own group while performing with Dizzy Gillespie on the side. Together they invented bebop. In 1949, Parker made his European debut, giving his last performance several years later. He died a week later on March 12, 1955, in New York City.
Charlie Parker - Bird's Eyes: Last Unissued, Vol. 19 (1945, 1949) {Philology W 849.2 rel 1999}

Charlie Parker - Bird's Eyes: Last Unissued, Vol. 19 (1945, 1949) {Philology W 849.2 rel 1999}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 295 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 165 Mb
Full Artwork @ 300 dpi (jpg) -> 18 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 1945, 1949, 1999 Philology | W 849.2
Jazz / Bop / Bebop / Saxophone

Charlie Parker was a legendary Grammy Award–winning jazz saxophonist who, with Dizzy Gillespie, invented the musical style called bop or bebop. Charlie Parker was born on August 29, 1920, in Kansas City, Kansas. From 1935 to 1939, he played the Missouri nightclub scene with local jazz and blues bands. In 1945 he led his own group while performing with Dizzy Gillespie on the side. Together they invented bebop. In 1949, Parker made his European debut, giving his last performance several years later. He died a week later on March 12, 1955, in New York City.

VA - The Passion Of Charlie Parker (2017)  Music

Posted by SERTiL at July 7, 2017
VA - The Passion Of Charlie Parker (2017)

VA - The Passion Of Charlie Parker
XLD Rip | FLAC (tracks)+cue, log, d. booklet | 50:34 min | 298 MB
Label: Impulse! – 0602557421767 | Tracks: 12 | Rls.date: 2017
Jazz, Vocal Jazz

On this impulse! release, Charlie Parker's music is uniquely re-imagined by living legends of the modern jazz scene. Produced by Larry Klein, and including artists like Ben Monder, Madeleine Peyroux, Melody Gardot, and Gregory Porter, this 'musical play' follows the narrative arc of Bird s life. This release aims to sound like something that outlines the shape of what Bird might be doing in this time, were he still alive and playing these songs.
VA - The Passion Of Charlie Parker (2017) [Official Digital Download 24/96]

VA - The Passion Of Charlie Parker (2017)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 50:22 minutes | 1,12 GB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital booklet

Impulse!/Verve present “The Passion of Charlie Parker”, an album of iconic Parker songs transformed through the addition of lyrics to create a musical play that narrates Bird’s life. Produced by Larry Klein with lyrics by David Baerwald, the album features actor Jeffrey Wright in the role of Parker as narrator, with vocals provided by Wright, Gregory Porter, Madeleine Peyroux, Melody Gardot, Barbara Hannigan, Luciana Souza, Kurt Elling and Camille Bertault.
Charlie Parker - Bird's Eyes: Last Unissued, Vol. 18 (1946-1953) {Philology W 848.2 rel 1999}

Charlie Parker - Bird's Eyes: Last Unissued, Vol. 18 (1946-1953) {Philology W 848.2 rel 1999}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 401 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 182 Mb
Full Artwork @ 300 dpi (jpg) -> 45 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 1946-53, 1999 Philology | W 848.2
Jazz / Bop / Bebop / Saxophone

Charlie Parker was a legendary Grammy Award–winning jazz saxophonist who, with Dizzy Gillespie, invented the musical style called bop or bebop. Charlie Parker was born on August 29, 1920, in Kansas City, Kansas. From 1935 to 1939, he played the Missouri nightclub scene with local jazz and blues bands. In 1945 he led his own group while performing with Dizzy Gillespie on the side. Together they invented bebop. In 1949, Parker made his European debut, giving his last performance several years later. He died a week later on March 12, 1955, in New York City.
Charlie Parker - Bird's Eyes: Last Unissued, Vol. 17 (1945-1951) {Philology W 847.2 rel 1999}

Charlie Parker - Bird's Eyes: Last Unissued, Vol. 17 (1945-1951) {Philology W 847.2 rel 1999}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 334 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 169 Mb
Full Artwork @ 300 dpi (jpg) -> 23 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 1945-51, 1999 Philology | W 847.2
Jazz / Bop / Bebop / Big Band / Saxophone

Charlie Parker was a legendary Grammy Award–winning jazz saxophonist who, with Dizzy Gillespie, invented the musical style called bop or bebop. Charlie Parker was born on August 29, 1920, in Kansas City, Kansas. From 1935 to 1939, he played the Missouri nightclub scene with local jazz and blues bands. In 1945 he led his own group while performing with Dizzy Gillespie on the side. Together they invented bebop. In 1949, Parker made his European debut, giving his last performance several years later. He died a week later on March 12, 1955, in New York City.

VA - The Passion Of Charlie Parker (2017)  Music

Posted by SERTiL at June 15, 2017
VA - The Passion Of Charlie Parker (2017)

VA - The Passion Of Charlie Parker
Jazz, Vocal Jazz | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 50:16 min | 116 MB
Label: Impulse! | Tracks: 12 | Rls.date: 2017

On this impulse! release, Charlie Parker's music is uniquely re-imagined by living legends of the modern jazz scene. Produced by Larry Klein, and including artists like Ben Monder, Madeleine Peyroux, Melody Gardot, and Gregory Porter, this 'musical play' follows the narrative arc of Bird s life. This release aims to sound like something that outlines the shape of what Bird might be doing in this time, were he still alive and playing these songs.