Not all of the musicians play on all of the tunes; McPherson is absent on "Ornithology," "Old Folks," and the first take of "Bluebird," and only the Dutch musicians are present on a second take of "Bluebird
Album · 1987 · 8 Songs. Bluebird (Alternate Take).
The CD face lists (P) 1989, CDSJP 302 as catalog number and "Dave Pike And Charles McPherson" as main artists. The spines list "Dave Pike - Charles McPherson" as main artists. The front cover lists "Dave Pike Charles McPherson" in bold, "Rein de Graaff Koos Serierse Eric Ineke" in small. The backpage of the cover insert states (P) (C) 1989. The backcover states (P)(C) 1991.
David Samuel Pike (born March 23, 1938 in Detroit, Michigan) is a jazz vibraphone and marimba player. He appears on many Herbie Mann albums as well as those by Bill Evans, Nick Brignola, Paul Bley and Kenny Clarke. He has also recorded extensively as leader, including a number of albums on MPS Rec. ore .
Artist: Charles McPherson, Dave Pike. Charles McPherson, Dave Pike: best 2 tracks. Art Farmer, Bobby Thomas, Charles McPherson, Tommy Flanagan - Happy Feet The Many Faces Of Art Farmer, 1964 04:43. Art Farmer, Bobby Thomas, Charles McPherson, Tommy Flanagan - All About Art The Many Faces Of Art Farmer, 1964 04:45.
David Samuel Pike (March 23, 1938 – October 3, 2015) was a jazz vibraphone and marimba player. He appears on many albums by Nick Brignola, Paul Bley and Kenny Clarke, Bill Evans, and Herbie Mann. He also recorded extensively as leader, including a number of albums on MPS Records. He learned drums at the age of eight and was self-taught on vibes. Pike made his recording debut with the Paul Bley Quartet in 1958
|1||Scrapple from the Apple Charlie Parker||Dave Pike feat: Charles McPherson||7:31|
|2||Embraceable You George Gershwin / Ira Gershwin||Dave Pike feat: Charles McPherson||6:26|
|3||Visa Charlie Parker||Dave Pike feat: Charles McPherson||6:09|
|4||Old Folks Dedette Lee Hill / Willard Robison||Dave Pike feat: Charles McPherson||9:23|
|5||Bluebird Charlie Parker||Dave Pike feat: Charles McPherson||4:50|
|6||Anthropology Dizzy Gillespie / Charlie Parker||Dave Pike feat: Charles McPherson||8:13|
|7||Ornithology Benny Harris / Charlie Parker||Dave Pike feat: Charles McPherson||5:08|
|8||Bluebird Charlie Parker||Dave Pike feat: Charles McPherson||6:43|
CreditsMax Bolleman - Engineer
Rein de Graaff - Guest Artist, Piano
George Gershwin - Composer
Ira Gershwin - Composer
Dizzy Gillespie - Composer
Benny Harris - Composer
Dedette Lee Hill - Composer
Eric Ineke - Drums, Guest Artist
Joost Leyen - Cover Design
Charles McPherson - Primary Artist, Sax (Alto)
Charlie Parker - Composer
Dave Pike - Primary Artist, Vibraphone
Raymond & Peter - Photography
Willard Robison - Composer
Koos Serierse - Bass, Guest Artist
Anko C. Wieringa - Photography
Wim Wigt - Producer