Charlie Parker Reboppers Personnel: Miles Davis – trumpet Charlie Parker  – alto saxophone Dizzy Gillespie – piano Curly Russell – bass Max Roach – drums 26.Nov.1945.WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC,
“Ko-Ko” was recorded on November 26, 1945, at WOR studios in New York City. In the booklet accompanying Charlie Parker: The Complete Savoy Studio Sessions author James Patrick gives a full account of the session, [More]
“Salt Peanuts” is a bebop tune reportedly composed by Dizzy Gillespie in 1942, credited “with the collaboration of” bebop drummer Kenny Clarke. “Salt Peanuts” was most famously recorded by Dizzy Gillespie and His All-Stars on [More]
A Night in Tunisia” or “Night in Tunisia” is a musical composition written by Dizzy Gillespie circa 1941-2 while Gillespie was playing with the Benny Carter Band. It has become a jazz standard.