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Charlie Parker May 15, 1949

Main Session Personnel
alto saxophone
trumpet
trumpet
trumpet
trumpet
trumpet
trombone
clarinet
soprano saxophone
soprano saxophone
tenor saxophone
tenor saxophone
piano
vibraphone
guitar
bass
drums
# Tracks Playtime Issue Variance from Main Session Personnel
1 Blues Final (Farewell Blues) 4:54
Bird in Paris
Catalog #: SPJ 118
genre: bop
Recording Date: 
1949-05-15
Label Name: 
Private
Leader(s): 
Charlie Parker
Leader(s): 
Sidney Bechet
Skill/instrument: 
alto saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trombone
Skill/instrument: 
clarinet
Skill/instrument: 
soprano saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
soprano saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
tenor saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
tenor saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
piano
Skill/instrument: 
vibraphone
Skill/instrument: 
guitar
Skill/instrument: 
bass
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Personnel: 
Charlie Parker
Personnel: 
Kenny Dorham
Personnel: 
Aime Barelli
Personnel: 
Miles Davis
Personnel: 
Bill Coleman
Personnel: 
Hot Lips Page
Personnel: 
Russell Moore
Personnel: 
Hubert Rostaing
Personnel: 
Sidney Bechet
Personnel: 
Pierre Braslavsky
Personnel: 
Don Byas
Personnel: 
James Moody
Personnel: 
Al Haig
Personnel: 
Hazy Osterwald
Personnel: 
Toots Thielemans
Personnel: 
Tommy Potter
Personnel: 
Max Roach
Ensemble Size: 
orchestra
Venue Type: 
live performance
Venue Name: 
Salle Pleyel
Venue Location: 
Paris, France
Session Details: 

There's an even shorter, incomplete version, released in some issues. Also, the tune is alternate referred to as "Blues Final" and "Farewell Blues". We assume this is because of the difference between French and English translation of Bechet's composition? -JS

Sources: 
Pete Losin discography (www.plosin.com), Sutherland & Burton discographies (birdlives.co.uk)