DIZZY GILLESPIE/CHARLIE PARKER - TOWN HALL, NYC, JUNE 22, 1945 - LTD EDITION Colour Vinyl LP - RSD 2020
$60

Live concert recording of Dizzy and Bird from Town Hall not previously known to have been recorded. With audio restoration by Ted Kendell, the sound is excellent. This is a discovered recording of Dizzy and Bird at bebop's inception - the equivalent of finding the Buddy Bolden cylinder. Also features Don Byas, Al Haig, Curley Russell and Max Roach. 180 Gram + Color vinyl, in 1200 gold foil numbered Gatefold tip-on jackets with extensive liner notes, plus two sided insert with additional text.

Track-listing: 

  • Intro 
  • Bebop 
  • A Night In Tunisia 
  • Groovin' High 
  • Salt Peanuts
  • Hot House 
  • 52nd Street Theme