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Wee

Composer Denzil Best    (click to list other tunes)
Submitted by David Luebbert
Posted 7/30/01; 9:59:38 PM
Msg# 2054 (top msg in thread)
Prev/Next 2053/2055
Reads 6016


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Chord changes of Denzil Best's Wee. Probably the best known version of this was done by Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie at their Massey Hall concert in 1953 in Toronto. Look for the recording "Jazz At Massey Hall" recorded by "The Quintet". Besides the leaders, the quintet for this all-star band included Bud Powell, Charlie Mingus and Max Roach.

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Listen to a "Wee", track #4 from "Jazz at Massey Hall" by the Quintet(Charlie Parker,Dizzy Gillespie, Bud Powell, Charles Mingus and Max Roach) in Windows Media Viewer format (courtesy of Amazon.com)

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Last update: Monday, July 30, 2001 at 9:59 PM.