Everything Happens To Me; Just Friends

Everything Happens To Me; Just Friends

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Charlie Parker with strings. side 1: Everything Happens To Me; side 2: Just Friends (Mercury 11036), from the album, Charlie Parker With Strings (Mercury C-101).
78 rpm.

The cover art for this album was by David Stone Martin (born David Livingstone Martin, 1913-1992). Martin was an American artist best known for his illustrations on jazz album covers for labels including Mercury, Asch, Clef, Disc, and Dial. Many of his commissions were from Martin’s longtime friend, American jazz record producer and concert promoter Norman Granz (1918-2001).

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sound recording
recording date
1949
recording artist
Parker, Charlie
manufacturer
Mercury
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
ID Number
1978.0670.627
accession number
1978.0670
maker number
11036
C-101
catalog number
1978.0670.627
Credit Line
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
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Data Source
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