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Charlie Parker – Jam Session (1952) {Full Album}

“Jam Session” is an album compiled from a 1952 jam session which brought together three of history’s greatest alto saxophonists; Parker, Johnny Hodges and Benny Carter, as well as Ben Webster and Flip Phillips on tenor sax.

Track listing

00:00 – 01. Jam Blues (Norman Shrdlu)

14:44 – 02. What Is This Thing Called Love (Cole Porter)

30:37 – 03. Ballad Medley

48:02 – 04. Funky Blues (Johnny Hodges)


Alto Saxophone – Benny Carter, Charlie Parker, Johnny Hodges

Bass – Ray Brown

Drums – J.C. Heard

Guitar – Barney Kessel

Piano – Oscar Peterson

Tenor Saxophone – Ben Webster, Flip Phillips

Trumpet – Charlie Shavers