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Charlie Parker & Lester Young
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"Bird" at the Philharmonic
Recorded in Los Angeles on January 28, 1946 at the Philharmonic Auditorium.
"Bird" is captured in full flight performing with Lester Young who was already well known for his 1936 rendition of this Gershwin classic with Count Basie's Orchestra.
The concert responsible for this master piece of recorded jazz was part of Norman Granz's "Jazz at the Philharmonic" series.
Howard McGhee, trumpet
Al Killian, trumpet
Charlie Parker, alto sax
Lester Young, tenor sax
Willie Smith, alto sax
Arnold Ross, piano
Billy Hadnott bass
Lee Young, drums
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