I Remember Charlie Parker

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I Remember Charlie Parker
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Studio album by Joe Pass
Released 1979
Recorded February 17, 1979 at Groupe lV Studios, Hollywood, CA
Genre Bop
Mainstream jazz
Length 48:30
Label Pablo
Producer Norman Granz
Joe Pass chronology
Tudo Bem!
(1978)Tudo Bem!1978
I Remember Charlie Parker
(1979)
Digital III at Montreux
(1979)Digital III at Montreux1979
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 4/5 stars[2]

I Remember Charlie Parker is a 1979 (see 1979 in music) album by American jazz guitarist Joe Pass. A solo-guitar tribute to jazz musician Charlie Parker, it was re-issued in 1991 on CD by Original Jazz Classics.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Just Friends" (John Klenner, Sam M. Lewis) – 4:26
  2. "Easy to Love" (Cole Porter) – 4:00
  3. "Summertime" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward) – 4:09
  4. "April in Paris" (Vernon Duke, E. Y. Harburg) – 4:05
  5. "Everything Happens to Me" (Tom Adair, Matt Dennis) – 4:32
  6. "Laura" (Johnny Mercer, David Raksin) – 4:10
  7. "They Can't Take That Away from Me" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 4:43
  8. "I Didn't Know What Time It Was" (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 4:40
  9. "If I Should Lose You" (Ralph Rainger, Leo Robin) – 4:34
  10. "Out of Nowhere" (Johnny Green, Edward Heyman) – 5:19
  11. "Out of Nowhere" (concept version) – 3:52

Personnel[edit]

Chart positions[edit]

Year Chart Position
1980 Billboard Jazz Albums 31

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 158. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.