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Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie, An Oscar For Treadwell, 1950 

Recorded on June 6, 1950 in New York City.

It is the final collaborative studio recording by Parker and Gillespie.

The album was originally issued in 10″ format as a collection of 78 rpm singles on Clef Records.

Charlie Parker – saxophone
Curley Russell – bass
Buddy Rich – drums
Thelonious Monk – piano
Dizzy Gillespie – trumpet
Tommy Turk – trombone

Duncan Schmidt, Charlie Parker (left) and Dizzy Gillespie in 1950

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