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Complete Royal Roost Live Recordings, Volumes 1-4 (Nippon Columbia COCB-50405/8)

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Title: Complete Royal Roost Live Recordings, Volumes 1-4
Label: Nippon Columbia COCB-50405/8
Number of tracks: 115
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Details: September 4, 1948; December 11, 1948; December 12, 1948; December 18, 1948; December 25, 1948; January 1, 1949; January 15, 1949; January 15, 1949; January 22, 1949; January 29, 1949; February 5, 1949; February 12, 1949; February 19, 1949; February 26, 1949; March 5, 1949; March 12, 1949

Note: Only tracks on which Parker is present (242:18) are displayed below.

Volume 1
1 Introduction [Bob Garrity/Symphony Sid Torin] [Sep 4, 1948] 0:36
2 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Sep 4, 1948] 0:46
3 52nd Street Theme (T. Monk) [Sep 4, 1948] 4:18
4 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Sep 4, 1948] 0:24
5 Ko Ko (C. Parker) [Sep 4, 1948] 2:30
6 52nd Street Theme - Closing announcement [Sep 4, 1948] 0:30
7 Jumpin' with Symphony Sid - Introduction [Dec 11, 1948] 1:02
8 Groovin' High (D. Gillespie-F. Paparelli) [Dec 11, 1948] 4:42
9 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Dec 11, 1948] 0:35
10 Big Foot (C. Parker) [Dec 11, 1948] 4:37
11 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Dec 11, 1948] 0:28
12 Ornithology (C. Parker-B. Harris) [Dec 11, 1948] 5:31
13 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Dec 11, 1948] 0:20
14 Slow Boat to China (F. Loesser) [Dec 11, 1948] 5:00
15 Closing announcement [Symphony Sid Torin] [Dec 11, 1948] 0:44
16 Introduction [Art Ford] [Dec 12, 1948] 0:31
17 Hot House (T. Dameron) [Dec 12, 1948] 4:18
18 Introduction [Art Ford] [Dec 12, 1948] 0:11
19 Salt Peanuts (D. Gillespie-K. Clarke) [Dec 12, 1948] 3:40
20 Closing announcement [Art Ford] [Dec 12, 1948] 0:20
21 Jumpin' with Symphony Sid - Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Dec 18, 1948] 1:24
22 Chasin' the Bird (C. Parker) [Dec 18, 1948] 4:22
23 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Dec 18, 1948] 0:49
24 Out of Nowhere (E. Heyman-J.W. Green) [Dec 18, 1948] 3:19
25 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Dec 18, 1948] 0:15
26 How High the Moon (N. Hamilton-M. Lewis) [Dec 18, 1948] 2:51

Volume 2
1 Introduction - Jumpin' with Symphony Sid [Bob Garrity] [Dec 25, 1948] 1:35
2 Half Nelson (M. Davis) [Dec 25, 1948] 4:30
3 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Dec 25, 1948] 0:40
4 White Christmas (I. Berlin) [Dec 25, 1948] 4:58
5 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Dec 25, 1948] 0:31
6 Little Willie Leaps (M. Davis) [Dec 25, 1948] 3:38
7 52nd Street Theme - Closing announcement [Symphony Sid Torin, Bob Garrity] [Dec 25, 1948] 1:44
8 Jumpin' with Symphony Sid - Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Jan 1, 1949] 1:16
9 Bebop (D. Gillespie) [Jan 1, 1949] 3:48
10 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Jan 1, 1949] 0:25
11 Slow Boat to China (F. Loesser) [Jan 1, 1949] 4:16
12 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Jan 1, 1949] 0:41
13 Ornithology (C. Parker-B. Harris) [Jan 1, 1949] 4:44
14 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Jan 1, 1949] 0:05
15 Groovin' High (D. Gillespie-F. Paparelli) [Jan 1, 1949] 4:51
16 Interlude (M. Davis) [Symphony Sid talks with Parker] [Jan 1, 1949] 1:10
17 East of the Sun (And West of the Moon) (B. Bowman) [Jan 1, 1949] 4:39
18 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Jan 1, 1949] 0:21
19 Cheryl (C. Parker) [Jan 1, 1949] 4:20
20 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Jan 15, 1949] 1:04
21 How High the Moon (N. Hamilton-M. Lewis) [Jan 15, 1949] 4:34
22 Jumpin' with Symphony Sid - Closing announcement [incomplete] [Jan 15, 1949] 0:13

Volume 3
1 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Jan 15, 1949] 1:00
2 Scrapple from the Apple (C. Parker) [Jan 15, 1949] 4:10
3 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Jan 15, 1949] 0:26
4 Bebop (D. Gillespie) [Jan 15, 1949] 3:25
5 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Jan 15, 1949] 0:09
6 Hot House (T. Dameron) [Jan 15, 1949] 5:09
7 Jumpin' with Symphony Sid - Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Jan 22, 1949] 1:15
8 Oo Bop Sh'Bam (D. Gillespie) [Jan 22, 1949] 4:56
9 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Jan 22, 1949] 0:40
10 Scrapple from the Apple (C. Parker) [Jan 22, 1949] 4:45
11 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Jan 22, 1949] 0:10
12 Salt Peanuts (D. Gillespie-K. Clarke) [Jan 22, 1949] 4:07
13 Jumpin' with Symphony Sid - Closing announcement [incomplete] [Jan 22, 1949] 0:34
14 Jumpin' with Symphony Sid - Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Jan 29, 1949] 0:57
15 Groovin' High (D. Gillespie-F. Paparelli) [Jan 29, 1949] 3:35
16 Closing announcement [Symphony Sid Torin] [Jan 29, 1949] 0:19
17 Jumpin' with Symphony Sid - Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Feb 5, 1949] 0:52
18 Scrapple from the Apple (C. Parker) [Feb 5, 1949] 3:32
19 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Feb 5, 1949] 0:24
20 Barbados (C. Parker) [Feb 5, 1949] 3:50
21 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Feb 5, 1949] 0:08
22 Salt Peanuts (D. Gillespie-K. Clarke) [Feb 5, 1949] 3:30
23 Jumpin' with Symphony Sid - Closing announcement [Symphony Sid Torin] [Feb 5, 1949] 1:27
24 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Feb 12, 1949] 0:06
25 Scrapple from the Apple (C. Parker) [Feb 12, 1949] 4:43
26 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Feb 12, 1949] 0:16
27 Barbados (C. Parker) [Feb 12, 1949] 3:52
28 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Feb 12, 1949] 0:13
29 Bebop (D. Gillespie) [Feb 12, 1949] 3:14
30 Jumpin' with Symphony Sid - Closing announcement [Symphony Sid Torin, Dinah Washington] [Feb 12, 1949] 0:51

Volume 4
1 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin, incomplete] [Feb 19, 1949] 0:06
2 Groovin' High (D. Gillespie-F. Paparelli) [Feb 19, 1949] 4:37
3 Announcement [Symphony Sid Torin, incomplete] [Feb 19, 1949] 0:04
4 Confirmation (C. Parker) [Feb 19, 1949] 3:27
5 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Feb 19, 1949] 0:12
6 Salt Peanuts (D. Gillespie-K. Clarke) [Feb 19, 1949] 3:33
7 Jumpin' with Symphony Sid (L. Young) [Feb 19, 1949] 0:43
8 Announcement [Symphony Sid Torin, incomplete] [Feb 19, 1949] 0:49
9 Announcement - Commercial break [Bob Garrity, Symphony Sid Torin for Snow White face powder] [Feb 19, 1949] 1:20
10 Announcement - Commercial break [Bob Garrity, Symphony Sid Torin] [Feb 19, 1949] 2:15
11 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Feb 26, 1949] 0:10
12 Half Nelson (M. Davis) [Feb 26, 1949] 3:31
13 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Feb 26, 1949] 0:16
14 A Night in Tunisia (D. Gillespie-F. Paparelli) [Feb 26, 1949] 4:37
15 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Feb 26, 1949] 0:23
16 Scrapple from the Apple (C. Parker) [Feb 26, 1949] 4:39
17 Announcement [Symphony Sid Torin] [Feb 26, 1949] 0:23
18 Deedle (D. Lambert-B. Stewart) [Feb 26, 1949] 2:06
19 Introduction [Dave Lambert, Buddy Stewart] [Feb 26, 1949] 0:31
20 What's This? (D. Lambert-B. Stewart) [Feb 26, 1949] 1:35
21 Jumpin' with Symphony Sid - Closing announcement [incomplete] [Feb 26, 1949] 0:38
22 Jumpin' with Symphony Sid - Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Mar 5, 1949] 1:13
23 Cheryl (C. Parker) [Mar 5, 1949] 3:42
24 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin] [Mar 5, 1949] 0:28
25 Anthropology (D. Gillespie-C. Parker) [Mar 5, 1949] 5:06
26 Jumpin' with Symphony Sid - Announcement [Symphony Sid Torin] [Mar 5, 1949] 1:10
27 Hurry Home (B. Bernier-R. Emmerich-J. Meyer) [Mar 5, 1949] 2:26
28 Deedle (D. Lambert-B. Stewart) [Mar 5, 1949] 2:04
29 Royal Roost Bop (D. Lambert-B. Stewart) [Mar 5, 1949] 2:10
30 Jumpin' with Symphony Sid - Closing announcement [Symphony Sid Torin] [Mar 5, 1949] 2:02
31 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin, incomplete] [Mar 12, 1949] 0:13
32 Cheryl (C. Parker) [Mar 12, 1949] 3:24
33 Introduction [Charlie Parker] [Mar 12, 1949] 0:21
34 Slow Boat to China (F. Loesser) [Mar 12, 1949] 3:43
35 Introduction [Symphony Sid Torin introduces Ezzard Charles] [Mar 12, 1949] 1:15
36 Chasin' the Bird (C. Parker) [Mar 12, 1949] 6:18
37 Jumpin' with Symphony Sid (L. Young) [incomplete] [Mar 12, 1949] 0:07


September 4, 1948
Charlie Parker (as); Miles Davis (tpt); Tadd Dameron (p); Dillon "Curley" Russell (b); Max Roach (d); Theodore "Fats" Navarro (tpt); Allen Eager (ts); Milt Jackson (vb); Tadd Dameron (p); Dillon "Curley" Russell (b); Kenny Clarke (d); Miles Davis (tpt); Michael Zwerin (tb); Junior Collins (frh); Bill Barber (tuba); Lee Konitz (as); Gerry Mulligan (bs); John Lewis (p); Al McKibbon (b); Max Roach (d); Kenny "Pancho" Hagood (voc); Symphony Sid Torin (ann); Bob Garrity (ann)

December 11, 1948
Charlie Parker (as); Miles Davis (tpt); Al Haig (p); Tommy Potter (b); Max Roach (d); Conti Candoli (tpt); Benny Green (tb); Charlie Ventura (ts); Ben Ventura (bs); Roy Kral (p, voc); Kenny O'Brien (b); Ed Shaughnessy (d); Jackie Cain (voc); Symphony Sid Torin (ann)

December 12, 1948
Charlie Parker (as); Miles Davis (tpt); Al Haig (p); Tommy Potter (b); Max Roach (d); Art Ford (ann)

December 18, 1948
Charlie Parker (as); Miles Davis (tpt); Al Haig (p); Tommy Potter (b); Max Roach (d); Symphony Sid Torin (ann)

December 25, 1948
Charlie Parker (as); Kenny Dorham (tpt); Al Haig (p); Tommy Potter (b); Max Roach (d); Conti Candoli (tpt); Benny Green (tb); Charlie Ventura (ts); Ben Ventura (bs); Roy Kral (p); Dillon "Curley" Russell (b); Ed Shaughnessy (d); Jackie Cain (voc); Symphony Sid Torin (ann); Bob Garrity (ann)

January 1, 1949
Charlie Parker (as); Kenny Dorham (tpt); Al Haig (p); Tommy Potter (b); Joe Harris (d); Conti Candoli (tpt); Benny Green (tb); Charlie Ventura (ts); Ben Ventura (bs); Roy Kral (p); Dillon "Curley" Russell (b); Ed Shaughnessy (d); Jackie Cain (voc); Symphony Sid Torin (ann)

January 15, 1949
Charlie Parker (as); Kenny Dorham (tpt); Al Haig (p); Tommy Potter (b); Joe Harris (d); Conti Candoli (tpt); Benny Green (tb); Charlie Ventura (ts); Flip Phillips [Joseph Filipelli] (ts); Dillon "Curley" Russell (b); Ed Shaughnessy (d); Shelly Manne (d); Symphony Sid Torin (ann)

January 22, 1949
Charlie Parker (as); Kenny Dorham (tpt); Al Haig (p); Tommy Potter (b); Max Roach (d); Symphony Sid Torin (ann)

January 29, 1949
Charlie Parker (as); Kenny Dorham (tpt); Al Haig (p); Tommy Potter (b); Max Roach (d); Symphony Sid Torin (ann)

February 5, 1949
Charlie Parker (as); Kenny Dorham (tpt); Al Haig (p); Tommy Potter (b); Max Roach (d); Symphony Sid Torin (ann)

February 12, 1949
Charlie Parker (as); Kenny Dorham (tpt); Al Haig (p); Tommy Potter (b); Max Roach (d); Leonard Hawkins (tpt); Ted Kelly (tb); Sahib Shihab [Edmund Gregory] (as); Benjamin Lundy (ts); Cecil Payne (bs); Tadd Dameron (p); John Collins (g); Dillon "Curley" Russell (b); Kenny Clarke (d); Carlos Vidal (bgo); Symphony Sid Torin (ann)

February 19, 1949
Charlie Parker (as); Kenny Dorham (tpt); Al Haig (p); Tommy Potter (b); Max Roach (d); Miles Davis (tpt); Ted Kelly (tb); Sahib Shihab [Edmund Gregory] (as); Benjamin Lundy (ts); Cecil Payne (bs); Tadd Dameron (p); John Collins (g); Dillon "Curley" Russell (b); Kenny Clarke (d); Carlos Vidal (bgo); Symphony Sid Torin (ann)

February 26, 1949
Charlie Parker (as); Kenny Dorham (tpt); Eli "Lucky" Thompson (ts); Milt Jackson (vb); Al Haig (p); Tommy Potter (b); Max Roach (d); Dave Lambert (voc); Buddy Stewart (voc); Miles Davis (tpt); Ted Kelly (tb); Sahib Shihab [Edmund Gregory] (as); Benjamin Lundy (ts); Cecil Payne (bs); Tadd Dameron (p); John Collins (g); Dillon "Curley" Russell (b); Kenny Clarke (d); Carlos Vidal (bgo); Symphony Sid Torin (ann)

March 5, 1949
Charlie Parker (as); Kenny Dorham (tpt); Eli "Lucky" Thompson (ts); Milt Jackson (vb); Al Haig (p); Tommy Potter (b); Max Roach (d); Dave Lambert (voc); Buddy Stewart (voc); Miles Davis (tpt); Ted Kelly (tb); Sahib Shihab [Edmund Gregory] (as); Benjamin Lundy (ts); Cecil Payne (bs); Tadd Dameron (p); John Collins (g); Dillon "Curley" Russell (b); Kenny Clarke (d); Carlos Vidal (bgo); Norman Faye (tpt); Al Porcino (tpt); Charlie Walp (tpt); Mario Daone (tb); Rob Swope (tb); Frankie Socolow (as); Ray Turner (ts); Al Epstein (ts); Marty Flachsenhaar (bs); Teddy Charles [Theodore Cohen] (vb); Gene Di Novi (p); Grieg Stewart "Chubby" Jackson (b); Thomas "Red" Kelly (b); Norman "Tiny" Kahn (d); Joe Harris (bgo, cga); Paula Castle (voc); Symphony Sid Torin (ann); Bob Garrity (ann)

March 12, 1949
Charlie Parker (as); Kenny Dorham (tpt); Eli "Lucky" Thompson (ts); Milt Jackson (vb); Al Haig (p); Tommy Potter (b); Max Roach (d); Norman Faye (tpt); Al Porcino (tpt); Charlie Walp (tpt); Mario Daone (tb); Rob Swope (tb); Frankie Socolow (as); Ray Turner (ts); Al Epstein (ts); Marty Flachsenhaar (bs); Teddy Charles [Theodore Cohen] (vb); Gene Di Novi (p); Grieg Stewart "Chubby" Jackson (b); Thomas "Red" Kelly (b); Norman "Tiny" Kahn (d); Joe Harris (bgo, cga); Symphony Sid Torin (ann)

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