The Max Roach 4 Plays Charlie Parker

COMPOSERS: Charlie Parker
LABELS: Verve
PERFORMER: Roach (d); Kenny Dorham (t); Hank Mobley, George Coleman (ts); Nelson Boyd, George Morrow (b)
CATALOGUE NO: 512 448-2

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