20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of Charlie Parker ()

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20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of Charlie Parker - Charlie Parker
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  1. The Bird
  2. Repetition
  3. Just Friends
  4. Bloomdido
  5. K.C. Blues
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  1. The Bird
  2. Repetition
  3. Just Friends
  4. Bloomdido
  5. K.C. Blues
  6. Star Eyes
  7. She Rote
  8. My Little Suede Shoes
  9. Lover Man
  10. Autumn in New York
  11. Now's the Time
  12. Confirmation
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Alto saxophonist Charlie Parker was instrumental in tipping jazz over from the swing genre, which was predominantly a dance music, to bop, which aspired to art, an intellectual dance if you will, and consequently Parker was a huge purveyor of the mid-'40s sea change that began to alter the way audiences approached jazz, and pop music in general. This brief, concise overview of his peak years includes "The Bird" (an update of the old swing standard "Topsy"), recorded for Norman Granz's monumental The Jazz Scene project in ...

20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of Charlie Parker 2004, Verve

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