Charlie Parker’s 100th birthday

My tribute to Charlie Parker on the occasion of his 100th birthday on August 29, published in the newspaper “taz”.

https://taz.de/100-Geburtstag-von-Charlie-Parker/!5704605/

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Gottlieb, William P. Portrait of Charlie Parker, Carnegie Hall, New York, N.Y. United States, 1947. , Monographic. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/gottlieb.06901/.

Listen to the 16 seconds of Charlie Parker’s solo in the orchestra of Jay McShann in 1942, which I describe at the beginning of my article