Charlie Parker session details

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March 10, 1953 (4 items; TT = 18:53)
Storyville, Boston MA
WHDH radio broadcast (B)
Charlie Parker All-Stars
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Charlie Parker (as); William "Red" Garland (p); Bernie Griggs (b); Roy Haynes (d); John McLellan (ann)

1 Moose the Mooche (C. Parker) 5:10
2 I'll Walk Alone (S. Cahn-J. Styne) 4:50
3 Ornithology (C. Parker-B. Harris) 4:22
4 Out of Nowhere (E. Heyman-J.W. Green) 4:31


1 Moose the Mooche
12" LP: Blue Note BT 85108
CD: Blue Note CDP 85108

2 I'll Walk Alone
12" LP: Blue Note BT 85108
CD: Blue Note CDP 85108

3 Ornithology
12" LP: Blue Note BT 85108
CD: Blue Note CDP 85108

4 Out of Nowhere
12" LP: Blue Note BT 85108
CD: Blue Note CDP 85108


Parker was booked at Storyville for a week, March 7-15. These items are from a Tuesday night broadcast.

Parker was booked at Boston venues on the following dates during this period: April 12, 1951, Christy's Tavern, Framingham; May 28-June 3, 1951, Hi-Hat Club; March 3-9, 1952, Hi-Hat Club; December 8-14, 1952, Hi-Hat Club; March 9-15, 1953, Storyville Club; June 8-14, 1953, Hi-Hat Club; September 21-27, 1953, Storyville Club; October 25, 1953, Jordan Hall (Parker with Strings); January 18-24, 1954, Hi-Hat Club; February 9, 1954, Worcester Memorial Auditorium, Worcester (Festival of Modern American Jazz -- thanks to Jon Foley for identifying the venue); September 26, 1954, Boston Arena (Birdland Stars of 1954).

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