Charlie Parker"s Birdland

a novella
  • 67 Pages
  • 2.70 MB
  • English
Boke Books , Winnipeg
Parker, Charlie, -- 1920-1955 -- Fic
Statementby Maurice Mierau.
ContributionsMierau, Maurice, 1952-
The Physical Object
Pagination67 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17226540M
ISBN 10096918820X

• Named after legendary jazz saxophonist Charlie “Yardbird” Parker • Loaded with classic photographs, handbills, album covers, and memorabilia. ABOUT THE BOOK. Birdland was a legendary nightclub in New York City and, from –65, was the scene for the greatest jazz music and musicians in the world.

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– The Charlie Parker Quartet: Cool Blues Written-By – C. Parker* B3 – The Charlie Parker Quartet: Star Eyes Written-By – D. Raye*, G. DePaul* B4 – The Charlie Parker Quartet: Moose The Mooche / Lullaby Of Birdland Written-By – C.

Parker*, G. Shearing* B5 – The Charlie Parker Quartet: Broadway / Lullaby Of Birdland/5(19). Charlie Parker - Complete Live at Birdland by Charlie Parker () - Music. Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Account Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart.

CDs & Vinyl. Go Search Hello Select your address /5(12). On stage with the Charlie Parker Charlie Parkers Birdland book live at the bop-joint, Birdland.

Taking his solo, cigarette in his left-hand, on “The Street Beat,” in the furious tempo of bebop-jazz with poised-exuberance. He had it, that night. They first went out with Snookum Russell’s ‘territorial’ band, where Ray /5(7).

"The Charlie Parker Quintet Live. featuring Bud Powell & Fats Navarro" Recorded at Birdland, May 15 & 16, The rhythm section on the last three tracks are unknown, but is believed to include Tommy and Roy Haynes. The track D2 is wrongly credited to have been sung by Chubby Newsome, but it was Jimmy Scott who actually did it.

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Birdland, the club named in honor of Charlie “Yardbird” Parker, had opened on Dec. 15,a block west of the 52nd St. scene and for the next fifteen years, the club’s survival formula was built upon memorable double and triple bills, commencing at 9 p.m. and sometimes lasting ’til dawn.

The most recent book surrounding Charlie Parker was released in with high reviews as Connolly once again thrills his readers.

The Charlie Parker Mysteries series have become a terrific addition to the genre of thriller and mystery, highly appreciated by all readers. Charlie Parker was introduced to the crime fiction world in May with Every Dead Thing. It won a Shamus Award for best debut novel, and was also the LA Times Book of the Year.

Parker is the creation of John Connolly, a Dublin-based author who was once a journalist for The Irish Times. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Bird At Birdland on Discogs. Label: Charly Records - • Format: 4x, CD Compilation, Reissue Box Set • Country: UK • Genre: Jazz • Style: Bop.

Charlie Parker ‎– Bird At Birdland 5/5(2). "Complete Live at Birdland," an import from RLR Records, contains one of three essential Charlie Parker concerts now available on CD, arguably the greatest concert Bird ever recorded.

Actually, this 2-CD set contains two different Parker concerts/5(12).

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Charles "Charlie" Parker Jr. (Aug – Ma ), nicknamed "Bird" and "Yardbird", was an American jazz saxophonist and composer. Parker was a highly influential soloist and leading figure in the development of bebop, a form of jazz characterized by fast tempos, virtuosic technique, and advanced harmonies.

Parker was a blazingly fast virtuoso and introduced revolutionary. Birdland is your choice for virtuoso live jazz in NYC. Located in Midtown Manhattan, our historic New York club has played host to legendary concerts since We feature a full bar & restaurant in a refined, intimate setting.

Experience world-class live music tonight. Birdography: Celebrating Charlie Parker with David DeJesus and Chris Smith Friday, Aug Doors: 9 PM / Show: PM Birdland Theater $ - $ Tickets At The Door All Ages Share Share with Friends Facebook Twitter Email.

Charlie Parker was a person that pointed in the direction, and then everybody tried to develop their playing style according to what he had done. The Parker Series, written by John Connolly. John's first novel, Every Dead Thing, introduced the character of Charlie Parker, a former policeman hunting the.

Named after legendary jazz saxophonist Charlie “Yardbird” Parker, the club showcased memorable double and triple bills lasting until dawn.

Many classic live recordings were made at “the Jazz Corner of the World,” such as “A Night at Birdland” by the Art Blakey Quintet, “Basie at Birdland,” and “Coltrane, Live at Birdland.”.

“Chasin’ the Bird: Charlie Parker in California” (Z2 Comics) Dave Chisholm, the writer and artist of this extraordinary new graphic novel, has crafted a penetrating work of biographical art that Author: Alan Scherstuhl. Charlie Parker - One Night In Birdland (Columbia JG ) Charlie Parker - Bud Powell - Fats Navarro (Ozone 9) Charlie Parker - Just Friends (S.C.A.M.

JPG 4) Charlie Parker - Apartment Jam Sessions (Zim ZM ) V.A. - Our Best (Clef MGC ) The Genius Of Charlie Parker, #4 - Bird And Diz (Verve MGV ). Recorded at the Birdland in New York Track Ma Track Spring Track June Track 10 to 19 are Bonus Tracks.

Music by Daniel Schnyder Libretto by Bridgette A. Wimberly. What if you could realize one last dream before you die. While the body of tormented bebop innovator Charlie “Yardbird” Parker lies unidentified in a New York City morgue, his ghost travels back to the s–50s heyday of Birdland, the jazz club named after him.

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Charlie Parker ‎– Vol. 1 - Ballads & Birdland Label: Zu-Zazz Records ‎– ZZ Format: Vinyl, LP, Compilation Tracks A1 and A2 recorded at Birdland, NYC on Septem Tracks A3 to A5 recorded at Birdland, NYC, on November 1, Charlie Parker - Lullaby of Birdland () I don't own the rights.

All copyright go to the respective owners. Charlie Parker One Night In Birdland records, LPs and CDs. Welcome to the Charlie Parker Official Store. Shop online for Charlie Parker merchandise, t-shirts, clothing, apparel, posters and accessories.

Books. Music. Official Site. Sign up for emails. Help FAQ. Email Us. Return Policy. Help. Charlie Parker at Birdland T-Shirt - Lightweight Vintage Style $ - $; CP Blues T-Shirt. Birdland is a jazz club started in New York City on Decem The original Birdland, which was located at Broadway, just north of West 52nd Street in Manhattan, was closed in due to increased rents, but it re-opened for one night in A revival began in with the opening of the second nightclub by the same name that is now located in Manhattan's Theater District, not.

Title: Complete Live At Birdland (+16 Bonus Tracks) Artist: CHARLIE PARKER & FATS NAVARRO Catalogue Number: IMT Barcode: Format: CD Condition: New. Missing Information. Please contact us if any details are missing and where possible we Seller Rating: % positive. Charlie Parker, the inspiration for Birdland was an alto saxophone genius known to his fans as “Bird.” Parker brought in many emerging artists.

Charlie Parker's YARDBIRD program book. “Birdland” Charlie Parker has just died and while his body lies unidentified in the Bellevue morgue, his ghost appears at Birdland, the jazz club named after him.

He will try to compose a musical masterpiece before the news of his death becomes public. Birdography: Celebrating Charlie Parker with David DeJesus and Chris Smith Thursday, Aug Doors: 9 PM / Show: PM Birdland Theater $ - $ Tickets At The Door All Ages Share Share with Friends Facebook Twitter Email.

Bird was already an established star, and on all the Birdland dates easily eclipses his accompanists. The longest track from the session is also the best – a superb rendition of Embraceable You.

A fast Anthropology has Parker pouring out molten phrases, but the remaining tracks barely last for more than two minutes.Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Complete Live at Birdland: - Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, Charlie Parker Quintet on AllMusic - Charlie Parker's Please note that due to COVID our restaurants are operating under different circumstances.

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