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Charlie Parker

First Name: 
Charlie
Last Name: 
Parker
Alternate Name(s): 
Bird, Yardbird
Skills/Instrument: 
Gender: 
m
Date of Birth: 
August 29, 1920
Birthplace: 
Kansas City, KS
Ethnicity:
African/African Descent
Region of Origin:
Midwest USA

Activities

sessions

Charlie Parker May 11, 1940 - Session
05/11/1940
Jay McShann August 9, 1940 - Session
08/09/1940
Jay McShann April 30, 1941 - Session
11/30/1940
Jay McShann November 30, 1940 - Session
11/30/1940
Charlie Parker September 1942 - Session
09/01/1941 - 09/30/1942
Charlie Parker Early 1942 - Session
01/01/1942 - 05/31/1942
Jay McShann February 13, 1942 - Session
02/13/1942
Jay McShann July 2, 1942 - Session
07/02/1942
Benny Goodman February 1943 - Session
02/01/1943 - 02/28/1943
Charlie Parker February 1943 - Session
02/01/1943 - 02/28/1943
Hazel Scott February 1943 - Session
02/01/1943 - 02/28/1943
Charlie Parker February 15, 1943 - Session
02/15/1943
Billy Eckstine February 28, 1943 - Session
02/28/1943
Tiny Grimes September 15, 1944 - Session
09/15/1944
Clyde Bernhardt January 1945 - Session
01/01/1945 - 01/31/1945
Clyde Hart January 4, 1945 - Session
01/04/1945
Cootie Williams February 12, 1945 - Session
02/12/1945
Dizzy Gillespie February 28, 1945 - Session
02/28/1945
Dizzy Gillespie May 11, 1945 - Session
05/11/1945
Sarah Vaughan May 25, 1945 - Session
05/25/1945
Charlie Parker May 30, 1945 - Session
05/30/1945 - 02/28/1946
Dizzy Gillespie June 5, 1945 - Session
06/05/1945
Red Norvo June 6, 1945 - Session
06/06/1945
Charlie Parker Late 1945 - Session
10/01/1945 - 12/31/1945
Charlie Parker November 26, 1945 - Session
11/26/1945
Miles Davis November 26, 1945 - Session
11/26/1945
Dizzy Gillespie December 29, 1945 - Session
12/29/1945
Slim Gaillard December 29, 1945 - Session
12/29/1945
Dizzy Gillespie January 24, 1946 - Session
01/24/1946
Dizzy Gillespie January 28, 1946 - Session
01/28/1946
Charlie Parker February or March 1946 - Session
02/01/1946 - 03/31/1946
Miles Davis February-March 1946 - Session
02/01/1946 - 03/31/1946
Charlie Parker February 3, 1946 - Session
02/03/1946
Dizzy Gillespie February 5, 1946 - Session
02/05/1946
Nat King Cole March or April, 1946 - Session
03/01/1946 - 04/30/1946
Charlie Parker March 25, 1946 - Session
03/25/1946
Charlie Parker March 28, 1946 - Session
03/28/1946
Miles Davis March 28, 1946 - Session
03/28/1946
Charlie Parker April 22, 1946 - Session
04/22/1946
Charlie Parker July 29, 1946 - Session
07/29/1946
Charlie Parker 1947 or 1949 - Session
01/01/1947 - 12/31/1949
Charlie Parker February 1, 1947 - Session
02/01/1947
Charlie Parker February or March 1947 - Session
02/01/1947 - 03/31/1947
Charlie Parker February 19, 1947 - Session
02/19/1947
Charlie Parker February 26, 1947 - Session
02/26/1947
Howard McGhee March 1, 1947 - Session
03/01/1947
Howard McGhee March 1, 2, 4, or 5, 1947 - Session
03/01/1947 - 03/05/1947
Howard McGhee March 1-7, 1947 - Session
03/01/1947 - 03/07/1947
Howard McGhee March 2, 1947 - Session
03/02/1947
Howard McGhee March 6, 1947 - Session
03/06/1947
Howard McGhee March 7, 1947 - Session
03/07/1947
Howard McGhee March 8, 1947 - Session
03/08/1947
Howard McGhee March 9, 1947 - Session
03/09/1947
Howard McGhee March 11, 1947 - Session
03/11/1947
Howard McGhee March 12, 1947 - Session
03/12/1947
Howard McGhee March 13, 1947 - Session
03/13/1947
Charlie Parker May 8, 1947 - Session
05/08/1947
Miles Davis May 8, 1947 - Session
05/08/1947
Miles Davis August 14, 1947 - Session
08/14/1947
Charlie Parker September 13, 1947 - Session
09/13/1947
Charlie Parker September 20, 1947 - Session
09/20/1947
Charlie Parker October 28, 1947 - Session
10/28/1947
Miles Davis October 28, 1947 - Session
10/28/1947
Miles Davis November 1947 or October-November 1948 - Session
11/01/1947 - 11/01/1948
Charlie Parker November 4, 1947 - Session
11/04/1947
Miles Davis November 4, 1947 - Session
11/04/1947
Charlie Parker November 8, 1947 - Session
11/08/1947
Charlie Parker November 11-23, 1947 - Session
11/11/1947 - 11/23/1947
Miles Davis November 11-23, 1947 or January 3-6, 1948 - Session
11/11/1947 - 01/06/1948
Charlie Parker November 23, 1947 - Session
11/23/1947 - 12/31/1948
Charlie Parker December 1947 - Session
12/01/1947 - 12/31/1947
Neal Hefti December 1947 - Session
12/01/1947 - 12/31/1947
Charlie Parker December 17, 1947 - Session
12/17/1947
Miles Davis December 17, 1947 - Session
12/17/1947
Charlie Parker December 21, 1947 - Session
12/21/1947
Miles Davis December 21, 1947 - Session
12/21/1947
Charlie Parker January 3-6, 1948 - Session
01/03/1948 - 01/06/1948
Miles Davis January 3-6, 1948 - Session
01/03/1948 - 01/06/1948
Charlie Parker March 1948 - Session
03/01/1948 - 03/31/1948
Charlie Parker March 31, 1948 - Session
03/31/1948
Miles Davis March 31, 1948 - Session
03/31/1948
Charlie Parker May 23, 1948 - Session
05/23/1948
Miles Davis July 6, 1948 - Session
07/06/1948
Miles Davis July 7, 1948 - Session
07/07/1948
Miles Davis July 10, 1948 - Session
07/10/1948
Miles Davis July 11, 1948 - Session
07/11/1948
Charlie Parker August 1948 - Session
08/01/1948 - 08/31/1948
Charlie Parker September-October 1948 - Session
09/01/1948 - 10/31/1948
Dizzy Gillespie September to October 1948 - Session
09/01/1948 - 10/31/1948
Miles Davis September-October 1948 - Session
09/01/1948 - 10/31/1948
Miles Davis September-October 1948 - Session
09/01/1948 - 10/31/1948
Charlie Parker September 4, 1948 - Session
09/04/1948
Miles Davis September 4, 1948 - Session
09/04/1948
Charlie Parker September 18, 1948 - Session
09/18/1948
Miles Davis September 18, 1948 - Session
09/18/1948
Charlie Parker September 24, 1948 - Session
09/24/1948
Miles Davis September 24, 1948 - Session
09/24/1948
Charlie Parker October-November 1948 - Session
10/01/1948 - 11/30/1948
Charlie Parker December 11, 1948 - Session
12/11/1948
Miles Davis December 11, 1948 - Session
12/11/1948
Charlie Parker December 12, 1948 - Session
12/12/1948
Miles Davis December 12, 1948 - Session
12/12/1948
Charlie Parker December 18, 1948 - Session
12/18/1948
Miles Davis December 18, 1948 - Session
12/18/1948
Machito December 20, 1948 - Session
12/20/1948
Charlie Parker December 25, 1948 - Session
12/25/1948
Charlie Parker January 1, 1949 - Session
01/01/1949
Machito January 1949 - Session
01/01/1949 - 01/31/1949
Nat King Cole 1949 - Session
01/01/1949 - 12/31/1949
Charlie Parker January 3, 1949 - Session
01/03/1949
Miles Davis January 3, 1949 - Session
01/03/1949
Charlie Parker January 15, 1949 - Session
01/15/1949
Charlie Parker January 22, 1949 - Session
01/22/1949
Charlie Parker January 29, 1949 - Session
01/29/1949
Charlie Parker February 5, 1949 - Session
02/05/1949
Charlie Parker February 12, 1949 - Session
02/12/1949
Charlie Parker February 19, 1949 - Session
02/19/1949
Charlie Parker February 21, 1949 - Session
02/21/1949
Charlie Parker February 26, 1949 - Session
02/26/1949
Charlie Parker March 1949 - Session
03/01/1949 - 03/31/1949
Charlie Parker March 4, 1949 - Session
03/04/1949
Miles Davis March 4, 1949 - Session
03/04/1949
Charlie Parker March 5, 1949 (Day) - Session
03/05/1949
Charlie Parker March 12, 1949 - Session
03/12/1949
Charlie Parker March 28, 1949-April 10, 1949 - Session
03/28/1949 - 04/10/1949
Miles Davis March 28-April 10, 1949 - Session
03/28/1949 - 04/10/1949
Charlie Parker May 5, 1949 - Session
05/05/1949
Charlie Parker May 8-15, 1949 - Session
05/08/1949 - 05/15/1949
Charlie Parker May 12, 1949 - Session
05/12/1949
Charlie Parker May 15, 1949 - Session
05/15/1949
Miles Davis May 15, 1949 - Session
05/15/1949
Charlie Parker September 17-18, 1949 - Session
09/17/1949 - 09/18/1949
Charlie Parker October 1, 1949 - Session
10/01/1949
Charlie Parker Late November, 1949 - Session
11/01/1949 - 11/30/1949
Charlie Parker November 30, 1949 - Session
11/30/1949
Charlie Parker December 24, 1949 - Session
12/24/1949
Charlie Parker 1952 or 1953 - Session
01/01/1950 - 01/01/1953
Charlie Parker February 14, 1950 - Session
02/14/1950
Charlie Parker February 18, 1950 - Session
02/18/1950
Charlie Parker March-April 1950 - Session
03/01/1950 - 04/30/1950
Gene Roland April 3, 1950 - Session
04/03/1950
Charlie Parker May 17, 1950 - Session
05/17/1950
Machito May 19, 1950 - Session
05/19/1950
Charlie Parker June 4, 11, 18 or 25, 1950 - Session
06/01/1950 - 06/30/1950
Charlie Parker May 28, 1950 - Session
06/01/1950 - 06/30/1950
Charlie Parker June-July 1950 - Session
06/01/1950 - 07/31/1950
Tony Scott June-July 1950 - Session
06/01/1950 - 07/31/1950
Charlie Parker Summer 1950 - Session
06/01/1950 - 08/31/1950
Charlie Parker June 6, 1950 - Session
06/06/1950
Charlie Parker July 5, 1950 - Session
07/05/1950
Charlie Parker Late Summer 1950 - Session
08/01/1950 - 09/30/1950
Charlie Parker August 17-23,1950 - Session
08/17/1950 - 08/23/1950
Charlie Parker August 28, 1950 - Session
08/28/1950
Charlie Parker Fall 1950 - Session
08/30/1950 - 11/30/1950
Charlie Parker September 16, 1950 - Session
09/16/1950
Charlie Parker October 23, 1950 - Session
10/23/1950
Charlie Parker October 31, 1950 - Session
10/31/1950
Charlie Parker November 20, 1950 - Session
11/20/1950
Charlie Parker November 22, 1950 - Session
11/22/1950
Charlie Parker November 28, 1950 - Session
11/28/1950
Machito December 21, 1950 - Session
12/21/1950
Charlie Parker January 17, 1951 - Session
01/17/1951
Miles Davis January 17, 1951 - Session
01/17/1951
Charlie Parker January 19, 1951 - Session
01/19/1951
Miles Davis January 19, 1951 - Session
01/19/1951
Charlie Parker Spring 1951 - Session
03/01/1951 - 06/01/1951
Charlie Parker March 12, 1951 - Session
03/12/1951
Charlie Parker March 17, 1951 - Session
03/17/1951
Charlie Parker March 24, 1951 - Session
03/24/1951
Charlie Parker March 31, 1951 - Session
03/31/1951
Charlie Parker April 7, 1951 - Session
04/07/1951
Charlie Parker April 12, 1951 - Session
04/12/1951
Charlie Parker April 21, 1951 - Session
04/21/1951
Charlie Parker June 1951 - Session
06/01/1951
Charlie Parker June 23, 1951 - Session
06/23/1951
Charlie Parker August 8, 1951 - Session
08/08/1951
Charlie Parker January 22-23, 1952 - Session
01/22/1952 - 01/23/1952
Charlie Parker January 23, 1952 - Session
01/23/1952
Charlie Parker March 25, 1952 (I) - Session
03/25/1952
Charlie Parker March 25, 1952 (II) - Session
03/25/1952
Charlie Parker June 17, 1952 - Session
06/17/1952
Charlie Parker July 8, 1952 - Session
07/08/1952
Charlie Parker July 14, 1952 - Session
07/14/1952
Charlie Parker September 20, 1952 - Session
09/20/1952
Charlie Parker September 26, 1952 - Session
09/26/1952
Charlie Parker October 18, 1952 - Session
10/18/1952
Charlie Parker November 1, 1952 - Session
11/01/1952
Charlie Parker November 15, 1952 - Session
11/15/1952
Charlie Parker December 1952 - Session
12/01/1952
Charlie Parker December 8-14, 1952 - Session
12/08/1952 - 12/14/1952
Billie Holiday December 10, 1952 - Session
12/10/1952
Charlie Parker December 14, 1952 - Session
12/14/1952
Charlie Parker December 30, 1952 - January 1953 - Session
12/30/1952 - 01/01/1953
Charlie Parker February 5, 1953 - Session
02/05/1953
Charlie Parker February 7, 1953 - Session
02/07/1953
Charlie Parker February 16, 1953 - Session
02/16/1953
Charlie Parker February 22, 1953 - Session
02/22/1953
Charlie Parker March 1953 - Session
03/01/1953
Charlie Parker March 8, 1953 - Session
03/08/1953
Charlie Parker March 10, 1953 - Session
03/10/1953
Charlie Parker March 30, 1953 - Session
03/30/1953
Charlie Parker May 1953 - Session
05/01/1953
Charlie Parker May 9, 1953 - Session
05/09/1953
Charlie Parker May 15, 1953 - Session
05/15/1953
Charlie Parker May 22, 1953 - Session
05/22/1953
Charlie Parker March 23, 1953 - Session
05/23/1953
Miles Davis May 23, 1953 - Session
05/23/1953
Charlie Parker May 25, 1953 - Session
05/25/1953
Charlie Parker May 29, 1953 - Session
05/29/1953
Charlie Parker May 30, 1953 - Session
05/30/1953
Charlie Parker, Max Roach Summer 1953 - Session
06/01/1953 - 08/01/1953
Charlie Parker June 7, 1953 - Session
06/07/1953
Charlie Parker June 14, 1953 - Session
06/14/1953
Charlie Parker June 26, 1953 - Session
06/26/1953
Charlie Parker July 26, 1953 - Session
07/26/1953
Charlie Parker July 30, 1953 - Session
07/30/1953
Charlie Parker September 22, 1953 - Session
09/22/1953
Charlie Parker December 19-20, 1953 - Session
12/19/1953 - 12/20/1953
Charlie Parker January 1954 - Session
01/01/1954
Charlie Parker Late 1954-Early 1955 - Session
01/01/1954 - 01/01/1955
Charlie Parker January 18, 1954 - Session
01/18/1954
Charlie Parker January 23, 1954 - Session
01/23/1954
Charlie Parker January 24, 1954 - Session
01/24/1954
Charlie Parker February 25, 1954 - Session
02/25/1954
Charlie Parker March 31, 1954 - Session
03/31/1954
Charlie Parker August 27, 1954 - Session
08/27/1954
Charlie Parker September 25, 1954 - Session
09/25/1954
Charlie Parker December 10, 1954 - Session
12/10/1954
Charlie Parker December 8, 1950 - Session
12/08/1959

tracks (personnel variances from session for individual track)

Billie's Bounce - Track
Billie's Bounce - Track
Billie's Bounce - Track
Boogie Woogie - Track
Don't Blame Me - Track
Ko-ko - Track
Mop Mop - Track
My Old Flame - Track
Night and Day - Track
Now's the Time - Track
Now's the Time - Track
Overtime - Track
Overtime - Track
Rhumbacito - Track
Rifftide - Track
Salt Peanuts - Track
Salt Peanuts - Track
Slim's Jam - Track
Stuffy - Track
Tanga - Track
Tea for Two - Track
Tea for Two - Track
Tiny's Blues - Track
Victory Ball - Track
Victory Ball - Track
Victory Ball - Track
What Price Love - Track
What's New? - Track

Lyrics and/or Music

Ah-Leu-Cha - Song
Anthropology - Song
Au Privave - Song
Ballade - Song
Barbados - Song
Big Foot - Song
Bird Feathers - Song
Bird's Nest - Song
Bloomdido - Song
Blue Bird - Song
Blues (fast) - Song
Blues in F - Song
Bongo Beep - Song
Bongo Bop - Song
Buzzy - Song
Cardboard - Song
Celebrity - Song
Charlie's Wig - Song
Cheryl - Song
Chi-Chi - Song
Confirmation - Song
Constellation - Song
Cool Blues - Song
Cosmic Rays - Song
Dark Shadows - Song
Dewey Square - Song
Dexterity - Song
Donna Lee - Song
Giant Swing - Song
Home Cookin' - Song
JATP Blues - Song
K.C. Blues - Song
Kim - Song
Klaunstance - Song
Koko - Song
Lady Bird - Song
Laird Baird - Song
Leap Frog - Song
Marmaduke - Song
Mohawk - Song
Ornithology - Song
Parker's Mood - Song
Past Due - Song
Perhaps - Song
Quasimodo - Song
Red Cross - Song
Shaw Nuff - Song
She Rote - Song
Si Si - Song
Sly Mongoose - Song
Stage Chatter - Song
Stars - Song
Steeplechase - Song
Stupendous - Song
The Bird - Song
The Closer - Song
The Hymn - Song
The Opener - Song
Trade Winds - Song
Unknown Blues - Song
Visa - Song