Charlie Parker

Charles Christopher "Bird" Parker, Jr (29th August 1920 – 12th March 1955) was a U.S. bebop saxophonist and composer. Early in his career Parker was dubbed Yardbird; this was later shortened to "Bird" (or sometimes "Yard") and remained Parker's nickname for the rest of his life, and inspiration for the titles of his works such as "Ornithology and Yardbird suite". Parker is commonly considered the greatest bebop jazz musician. In terms of influence and impact Read more on Last.fm
The Savoy Recordings - Part 1
Tiny's Tempo
Billie's Bounce
Thrivin' From a Riff
Meandering
KoKo
Onithology
A Night In Tunesia
Lover Man
The Gypsy
This Is Always
Dark Shadows
Bird's Nest
Cool Blues
Donna Lee
Chasin' The Bird
Cheryr
Buzzy
The Savoy Recordings - Part 2
Milestones
Little Willie Leaps
Half Nelson
Slippin' At Bell's
Dexterity
Bongo Bop
Dewey Square
The Hymn
Bird of Paradise
Embraceable You
My Old Flame
Out Of Nowhere
Don't Blame Me
Barbados
Au-Leu-Cha
Constellation
Parker's Mood
Perhaps
Marmaduke
Steeplechase
Bird's Nest
The Bird
Bird's Nest
Passport
Cool Blues
Visa
Lover Man
Segment
Groovin' High
Cardboard
Thriving on a Riff
Relaxin' with Lee
Ko Ko
Moose the Mooche
She Rote
Yardbird Suite
KC Blues
Star Eyes
A NIght in Tunisia
Blues (Fast)
Bird of Paradise
I'm in the Mood for Love
Scrapple from the Apple
Klactoveesedstene
Un poquito de tu amor
Dexterity
Tico Tico
Embraceable You
Fiesta
Cheers
Why Do I Love You?
Relaxin' at Camarillo
Laid Baird
Stupendous
Cosmic Rays
Chasin' the Bird
I Remember You
Si, Si
Cheryl
Parker's Mood
Swedish Schnapps
Barbados
Back Home Blues
Bluebird
Lover Man
Crazeology
Jazz Ballads 16
April in Paris
Everything Happens to Me
Bird of Paradise
Don't Blame Me
Dancing in the Dark
Out of Nowhere
Ballade
My Old Flame
I'll Walk Alone
Almost Like Being in Love
Embraceable You
Autumn in New York
These Foolish Things
Out of Nowhere
I'm in the Mood for Love
I'll Remember April
A Studio Chronicle, 1940 - 1948
I Found a New Baby
Warming Up a Riff
This Is Always
Out of Nowhere
4-F Blues
Body and Soul
Billie's Bounce
Dark Shadows
Don't Blame Me
G.I. Blues
Honeysuckle Rose
Now's the Time
Drifting on a Reed
Bird's Nest
Dream of You
Lady Be Good
Thriving on a Riff
Cool Blues
Quasimodo
Seventh Avenue
Coquette
Meandering
Relaxin' at Camarillo
Charlie's Wig
Sorta Kinda
Moten Swing
Ko-Ko
Cheers
Ooh! Ooh! My! My! Ooh! Ooh!
Bongo Beep
Blues
Dizzy Boogie
Carvin' the Bird
Groovin' High
Crazeology
Swingmatism
Flat Foot Floogie
Stupendous
All the Things You Are
How Deep Is the Ocean
Hootie Blues
Poppity Pop
Donna Lee
The Bird
Dizzy Atmosphere
Dexter Blues
Slim's Jam
Chasin' the Bird
Repetition
Salt Peanuts
Lonely Boy Blues
Diggin' Diz
Cheryl
Another Hair-Do
Shaw 'Nuff
Get Me on Your Mind
Moose the Mooche
Buzzy
Bluebird
Lover Man
The Jumpin' Blues
Yardbird Suite
Milestones
Klaunstance
Hot House
Sepian Bounce
Ornithology
Little Willie Leaps
Bird Gets the Worm
What More Can a Woman Do?
Cherokee
The Famous Alto Break
Half Nelson
Barbados
I'd Rather Have a Memory Than a Dream
My Heart Tells Me
Night in Tunisia
Sippin' at Bells
Ah-Leu-Cha
Mean to Me
I've Found a New Baby
Max Is Making Wax
Dexterity
Constellation
Hallelujah
Body and Soul
Lover Man
Bongo Bop
Parker's Mood
Get Happy
Tiny's Tempo
The Gypsy
Dewey Square
Perhaps
Slam Slam Blues
I'll Always Love You Just the Same
Bebop
The Hymn
Marmaduke
Congo Blues
Romance Without Finance
Blues 1 & 2
Bird of Paradise
Steeplechase
Takin' Off
Red Cross
Yardbird Suite
Embraceable You
Merry Go Round
If I Had You
What's the Matter Now?
Lullaby in Rythym 1 & 2
Bird Feathers
No Noise 1 & 2
20th Century Blues
I Want Every Bit of It
Home Cooking 1
Klactoveedsedsteene
Mango Mangue
The Street Beat
That's the Blues
Home Cooking 2
Scrapple From the Apple
Home Cooking 3
My Old Flame
Jazz Plus
Red Cross
Groovin' High
Dizzy Atmosphere
Hot House
Billi's Bounce
Meandering
Ornitologhy
Lover Man
Cool Blues
Confirmation
Ko-Ko
Bird of Paradise
Parker's Mood
The Bird
Funky Blues
Compulsion
Now's The Time
Midnite Jazz & Blues: The Birds
Bird's Nest
How High the Moon
Ko-Ko
Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be)
Klact-Oveeseds-Tene
Quasimodo
Cool Blues
Stupendous
Red Cross
Donna Lee
Move
Street Beat
Relaxin' in Carmarillo
Bird of Paradise
Carvin' the Bird
Confirmations
Congo Blues
The Latin Bird
No Noise (parts 1 and 2)
Mango Mangue
Okiedoke
Afro-Cuban Jazz Suite
Un poquito de tu amor
Tico-Tico
Fiesta
La cucaracha
Estrellita
Begin the Beguine
La Paloma
Bird's the Word
Red Cross
Klact-Oveeseds-Tene ('Chase The')
Groovin' High ('Whispering')
Don't Blame Me
Hot House ('What Is This Thing Called Love')
Quasimodo ('Embraceable You')
Congo Blues
Crazeology
Street Beat ('Lady Be Good')
Bluebird
Ko-Ko ('Cherokee')
Parker's Mood
Billie's Bounce
Constellation ('I Got Rhythm' & 'Honeysuckle Rose' brid ge)
Ornithology ('How High The Moon')
Marmaduke ('Honeysuckle Rose')
Yardbird Suite ('What Price Love')
Slow Boat To China
Moose The Mooche ('I Got Rhythm')
Scrapple From The Apple ('Honeysuckle Rose' & 'I Got Rh ythm
Lover Man
Move
Bebop
52nd Street Theme 1
Bird's Nest
52nd Street Theme 2
Stupendous ('Wonderful')
Cool Blues
Cheers
Ornithology ('How High The Moon')
Relaxin' At Camarillo
Rocker
Chasin' The Bird ('I Got Rhythm')
Sly Mongoose
Cheryl
Star Eyes
Bird Of Paradise ('All The Things You Are')
Lester Leaps In
My Old Flame
How High The Moon
Montreal 1953
Intro Chez Paree
Cool Blues
I'll Remember April
Moose the Mooche
Embraceable You
Now's the Time
Intro TV Program
Cool Blues
Bernie's Tune
Don't Blame Me
Wahoo (Perdido)
Closing
An Evening at Home With the Bird
There's a Small Hotel
These Foolish Things
Fine and Dandy
Hot House
Bird of Paradise
Moose the Moocho ('I Got Rhythm')
Bird's Nest
Cheers
Relaxin' at Camarillo
Chasin' the Bird ('I Got Rhythm')
Bird of Paradise ('All the Things You Are')
My Old Flame
Lester Leaps In
Star Eyes
Chasin' The Bird
Chasing The Bird
Crazeology
Yardbird Suite
My Old Flame
Be Bop a Lula
Rocker
Bird of Paradise
Don't Blame Me
Moose The Mooch
Marmaduke
Street Beat
Parker's Mood
Theme
Bluebird
Relaxin' In Camarillo
'Round Midnight
Constellation
Slow Boat To China
The Immortal Charlie Parker
Little Willie Leaps (short take 1)
Little Willie Leaps (new take 2)
Little Willie Leaps (original take 3)
Donna Lee (new take 2)
Donna Lee (new take 3)
Chasing the Bird (new take 1)
Cheryl (short take 1)
Cheryl (original take 2)
Milestones (new take 2)
Half Nelson (new take 1)
Sipping at Bells (short take 3)
Sipping at Bells (new take 4)
Tiny's Tempo (short take 1)
Tiny's Tempo (short take 2)
Tiny's Tempo (original take 3)
Red Cross (short take)
Red Cross (original take 2)
Now's the Time (original)
Buzzy (short take 2)
Buzzy (new take 3)
Marmaduke (short take 3)
Marmaduke (new take 4)
The Original Bird - The Best of Charlie Parker 1944-1949
Red Cross
Warming Up a Riff
Billie's Bounce
Thriving on a Riff
Koko
Donna Lee
Milestones
Parker's Mood
Half Nelson
Ah-Leu-Cha
Groovin' High
Ornithology
Salt Peanuts
Be Bop
Bird
I Can't Believe That You're in Love With Me
Laura
All of Me
This Time the Dream's on Me
Ko Ko
April in Paris
Now's the Time
Ornithology
The Genius of Charlie Parker, Volume 3: Now's the Time
The Song Is You
Laird Baird
Kim
Kim (alternate take)
Cosmic Rays
Cosmic Rays (alternate take)
Chi-Chi
Chi-Chi (alternate take)
Chi-Chi (alternate take)
Chi-Chi (alternate take)
I Remember You
Now's the Time
Confirmation
Charlie Parker in Sweden 1950
Anthropology (Gillespie – Parker)
Scrapple from the Apple (Parker)
Embraceable You (Gershwin)
Cool Blues (Parker)
Star Eyes (Raye – De Paul)
All the Things You Are (Kern)
Strike Up the Band (Gershwin)
Body and Soul (Green – Heyman – Sour)
Fine and Dandy (James – Swift)
How High the Moon (Hamilton – Lewis)
The Genius of Charlie Parker, Volume 7: Jazz Perennial
Star Eyes
Blues (fast)
I'm in the Mood for Love
In the Still of the Night
Old Folks
If I Love Again
Cardboard
Visa
Segment
Passport (common)
Diverse (Segment)
Bird and Diz
Bloomdido
Melancholy Baby
Relaxing With Lee
Passport
Leap Frog
An Oscar for Treadwell
Mohawk
Visa
The Charlie Parker Story
Billie's Bounce (take 1)
Billie's Bounce (take 2)
Billie's Bounce (take 3)
Billie's Bounce (take 4)
Now's the Time (take 1)
Now's the Time (take 2)
Now's the Time (take 3)
Thriving on a Riff (take 1)
Thriving on a Riff (take 2)
Ko-Ko
Meandering