DB Hall of Fame

SOLO  FLIGHT

THE  CHARLIE  CHRISTIAN  LEGACY

DB Hall of Fame


 

I GOT RHYTHM
 
< spliced composite >
 
SEPTEMBER  24,  1939 Jam Session “HARLEM BREAKFAST CLUB”
  TAKES  2  &  1 Minneapolis,  Minnesota
 

 
  32  BARS     (AABA) Key of   Bb Quarter Note =   214 / 220 Time:   6:00
 
 
4-bar Intro,  5  CHORUSES,  4 bars   <splice>   4 bars,  5  CHORUSES
 
 
 
 
  4  bars  –  piano (Intro)
 
  1  chor  –  tenor sax
 
  1  chor  –  CC
 
  1  chor  –  piano TAKE  2     (3:02)
 
  1  chor  –  tenor sax
 
  1  chor  –  CC
 
  4  bars  –  tenor sax
 
< splice >
 
  4  bars  –  tenor sax
 
  1  chor  –  CC
 
  1  chor  –  piano
  TAKE  1     (2:58)
  1  chor  –  tenor sax
 
  1  chor  –  CC
 
  1  chor  –  tenor sax
 
 

 
Personnel:
 
  CHARLIE CHRISTIAN Guitar
  JERRY JEROME tenor sax
  FRANKIE HINES piano
  OSCAR PETTIFORD bass
 
 

 
Issued Recordings:
 
  LP:
    Solo Flight:  The Genius of Charlie Christian
      Columbia [USA] CG 30779
      Columbia [USA] G 30779
      CBS [ENG] 67233
      CBS [AUL] 2BP 220094
    Charlie Christian Memorial Album
      CBS / Sony [JPN] 56AP 674-6
    Charlie Christian
      I Grandi del Jazz [ITA] GdJ-48
 
  CD:
    Charlie Christian  •  Volume 1  •  1939
      Masters of Jazz [FRA] MJCD 24
    Charlie Christian  Live  •  1939-1941
      Music Memoria [FRA] 87998 2
    Charlie Christian:  Guitar Wizard
      Le Jazz / Charly [ENG] CD 11
    Charlie Christian
      Masters of Jazz [FRA] R2CD 8004
    Charlie Christian — Celestial Express
      Definitive [AND] DRCD11122
    Charlie Christian — Complete Live Recordings
      Definitive [AND] DRCD11177
    Charlie Christian — Radioland • 1939-1941
      Fuel 2000 [USA] 302 061 167 2
    Charlie Christian:  First Master of the Electric Guitar
      JSP [ENG] JSP909
    Charlie Christian — Stardust – Tea for Two…
      Warner Music [FRA] 3007-2
    Charlie Christian:  The Original Guitar Genius
      Proper [ENG] ProperBox 98
    Charlie Christian — Blues in B
      Le Chant du Monde [FRA] 274 1459.60
    Jerry Jerome — Something Borrowed, Something Blue
      Arbors [USA] ARCD 19213
 

 
©   VALDÉS   2/25/01

 

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I Got Rhythm spliced composite 1972 LP Columbia CG 30779
I Got Rhythm     [ Actual Takes ] 1993 CD Suisa JZCD 379

 



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