Jump to Navigation

Charlie Parker November 28, 1950

Main Session Personnel
alto saxophone
trumpet
trumpet
trumpet
trumpet
trombone
trombone
trombone
alto saxophone
alto saxophone
tenor saxophone
baritone saxophone
piano
bass
drums
percussion, percussion, percussion
arranger, Conductor
# Tracks Playtime Issue Variance from Main Session Personnel
1 Introduction (from November 28, 1950 Radio Broadcast) 0:11 unknown (announcer)
2 Lady Bird 2:29
Bird in Paris
Catalog #: SPJ 118
genre: bop
Recording Date: 
1950-11-28
Leader(s): 
Charlie Parker
Skill/instrument: 
alto saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trombone
Skill/instrument: 
trombone
Skill/instrument: 
trombone
Skill/instrument: 
alto saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
alto saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
tenor saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
baritone saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
piano
Skill/instrument: 
bass
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Skill/instrument: 
percussion
Skill/instrument: 
percussion
Skill/instrument: 
percussion
Skill/instrument: 
arranger
Skill/instrument: 
Conductor
Personnel: 
Charlie Parker
Personnel: 
Roger Guerin
Personnel: 
Georges Jouvin
Personnel: 
Pierre Fassin
Personnel: 
Yves Alouette
Personnel: 
Andre Paquinet
Personnel: 
Maurice Gladieu
Personnel: 
Charles Huss
Personnel: 
Robert Merchez
Personnel: 
Roger Simon
Personnel: 
Marcel Pomes
Personnel: 
Honore Truc
Personnel: 
Robert Cambier
Personnel: 
Henri Karen
Personnel: 
Pierre Loteguy
Personnel: 
unknown
Personnel: 
unknown
Personnel: 
unknown
Personnel: 
Maurice Moufflard
Personnel: 
Maurice Moufflard
Ensemble Size: 
orchestra
Venue Type: 
radio broadcast
Venue Name: 
Studio Washington, Le Poste Parisien
Venue Location: 
Paris, France
Session Details: 

Losin notes that it was either 2 or 3 percussionists that are included on this track. The identities are not known. Nor is it clear who speaks in the introduction, at least according to Losin, Sutherland or Burton. -JS

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