Dizzy Gillespie & Charlie Parker: Town Hall, New York City, June 22, 1945
2020 RSD Release (August Drop)
Live concert recording of Dizzy and Bird from Town Hall not previously known to have been recorded. With audio restoration by Ted Kendell, the sound is excellent. This is a discovered recording of Dizzy and Bird at bebop's inception - the equivalent of finding the Buddy Bolden cylinder. Also features Don Byas, Al Haig, Curley Russell and Max Roach. 180 Gram + Color vinyl, in 1200 gold foil numbered Gatefold tip-on jackets with extensive liner notes, plus two sided insert with additional text.