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Live Album From Charles McPherson

Clarion Jazz will release A Tribute to Charlie Parker, Charles McPherson and his Quartet’s performance with the Cleveland Chamber Symphony of “Charlie Parker With Strings,” in February. The performance features compositions such as “April in Paris,” “Everything Happens to Me,” “I’ll Remember April” and “Just Friends.”

A Tribute to Charlie Parker was recorded on November 5, 2001 at Cleveland State University’s Drinko Recital Hall and the Cleveland Chamber Symphony was conducted by composer and saxophonist Howie Smith.

McPherson’s Quartet is composed of pianist Randy Porter, bassist Jeff Littleton and drummer Charles McPherson, Jr.

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