In its simplest form, the blues involves only three chords, the same three that most rock-and-roll tunes are built on. They made a classic album for the Verve label which features a number of Charlie Parker numbers.
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Parker inserted several intermediate chords to keep the harmonies moving and dispensed with some of the conventional progressions. Instead of moving quasi-statically through perfect intervals each chorus, you run helter-skelter through a constantly shifting harmonic environment.
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Anyway, in the late s after Charlie Parker had died Sonny Stitt sat in as on alto saxophone with the Oscar Peterson trio of which Ray Brown bass and Ed Thigpen drums were the other two members. Well thank you very much for writing the article.
Did he really play all twelve bars without breathing? Au Privave is in F but has considerably more complicated changes than the bog-standard F blues. Someone has put it up again, so I updated the link.
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“Au Privave” Lyrics – Charlie Parker – Lyrics by Anthony Proveaux – Birdwords
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You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here I love this number so much, and the new link also has an ad for my favourite French cigarettes! I was lucky enough to hear Sonny Stitt live a number of times and he was always brilliant; he died parkwr There are also more chords, usually two per bar rather than just one.