Charlie “Yardbird” Parker, Bebop Royalty 9 Sept 10am-2pm

Ron Lee | September 8th, 2017

charlie_parkerCharlie “Yardbird” Parker was one of the leading musicians that formed the bebop sound in NYC. Along with Dizzy Gillespie, Thelonius Monk, Miles Davis and more they played in the clubs and concert halls. Eventually each of these artists would graduate and lead their own bands. Bird was captured on Verve, Prestige, Savoy and Dial record labels. Listen to his Orinthology album below.

 

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