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Charlie "Yardbird" Parker on The Jazz Messenger

  90th Anniversary of the Birth of Charlie Parker
on The Jazz Messenger
Friday August 20, 2010, 10:30am-Noon

Charlie Parker © James J. Kriegsmann

Come celebrate the 90th anniversary of the birth of saxophone virtuoso Charlie Parker (August 29, 1920-March 12, 1955) with Brian Keena on the Jazz Messenger program, Friday, August 20, 2010, from 10:30 am until noon. We'll listen to Bird jazz classics as well as outtakes as we pay homage to the King of Bebop.

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