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Podcast 001: Charlie Parker - May 29, 2005

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Podcast 001: Charlie Parker - May 29, 2005

Featuring the music of Charlie Parker, we talk a little about Charlie and include some tracks by other artists about Charlie or as tributes to him.

Opening the show
, the 1941 recording of the Duke Ellington Orchestra, and "Take The 'A' Train".

Jack Kerouac reads his poem, "Charlie Parker," on the Steve Allen Plymouth Hour, 1958, accompanied by Steve Allen on piano.

Charlie Parker, "Scrapple From The Apple," recorded November 4, 1947

Charlie Parker, "Yardbird Suite," recorded March 28, 1946

Bob Dorough, "Yardbird Suite," Devil May Care, recorded 1956

Charlie Parker, "Just Friends," Charlie Parker With Strings, November 30, 1949

Click here for the MP3 file (20.6 megabytes, 30:00 duration).

07/26/2005 03:33:01 PM

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