Charlie Parker Boston 1952 1954

Boston 1952 is a live album by Charlie Parker.

Confusingly, it has two performances recorded at the High Hat in Boston, the first from December 14, 1952 and the second from January 18, 1954.

Playing at the 1952 concert are:

Charlie Parker – alto saxophone
Joe Gordon – trumpet
Dick Twardzik – piano
Charlie Mingus – bass
Roy Haynes – drums

Playing on the 1954 songs are:

Charlie Parker – alto saxophone
Herbie Williams – trumpet
Rollins Griffith – piano
Jimmy Woode – bass
Marquis Foster – drums

Charlie Parker Boston 1952

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Songs On Charlie Parker Boston 1952

Tracks 1 to 8 were recorded in 1952 and the remainder are from 1954.

Introduction – 0:54
Ornithology – 4:22
Cool Blues – 5:26
Groovin’ High – 6:29
Don’t Blame Me – 9:11
Scrapple From the Apple – 6:08
Cheryl – 5:27
Jumpin’ With Symphony Sid – 2:25
Introduction – 0:20
Ornithology – 7:02
Out of Nowhere – 9:58
Cool Blues – 7:36
Scrapple From the Apple – 4:44


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