The Cole Porter Songbook

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All Music Guide - Ron Wynn
Bird takes Porter's songs and extends them to glorious heights. A fine reissue.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Ron Wynn
Bird takes Porter's songs and extends them to glorious heights. A fine reissue.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/16/1991
  • Label: Polygram Records
  • UPC: 042282325020
  • Catalog Number: 823250
  • Sales rank: 134,965

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Charlie Parker Primary Artist, Alto Saxophone
Billy Bauer Guitar
Freddie Green Guitar
Bill Harris Trombone
Johnny Hodges Alto Saxophone
Barney Kessel Guitar
Charles Mingus Bass
Oscar Peterson Piano
Flip Phillips Tenor Saxophone
Buddy Rich Drums
Max Roach Drums
Art Taylor Drums
Ben Webster Tenor Saxophone
Charlie Shavers Trumpet
Tony Aless Piano
Bernie Leighton Piano
Lou McGarity Trombone
Hal McKusick Clarinet
Don Lamond Drums
Luis Miranda Conga
Teddy Kotick Bass
Al Porcino Trumpet
Danny Bank Baritone Saxophone
Benny Carter Alto Saxophone
Walter Bishop Sr. Piano
Albert Block Flute
Verlye Mills Harp
Maurice Brown Cello
Ray Brown Bass
Junior Collins French Horn
Gil Evans Conductor
Roy Haynes Drums
J.C. Heard Drums
Isadore Zir Viola
Jose Mangual Bongos
Jimmy Maxwell Trumpet
Bernie Privin Trumpet
Samuel Rand Violin
Hank Ross Tenor Saxophone
Bart Varsalona Trombone
Howard Kay Violin
Carl Poole Trumpet
Zelly Smirnoff Violin
Harry Terrill Alto Saxophone
Eddie Brown Oboe
Murray Williams Alto Saxophone
Joe Lipman Conductor
Jerome Darr Guitar
Manny Thaler Bassoon
Tommy Mace Oboe
Sam Caplan Violin
Harry Meinikoff Violin
Technical Credits
Dave Lambert Contributor
Norman Granz Producer
Gil Evans Arranger
Gary Giddins Liner Notes
Richard Seidel Contributor
Dennis Drake Remastering
Andrew Nicholas Remastering
Joe Lipman Arranger
Paul Ramey Contributor
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