KC Celebrates Charlie ‘Bird’ Parker on the Centennial of His Birth

Flatland publishes article by Chuck Haddix

This article was written by Chuck Haddix, director of the Marr Sound Archives, a collection of 380,000 historic sound recordings housed at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. He also is the author of “Bird: The Life and Music of Charlie Parker” and host of the “Fish Fry” Friday and Saturday nights on KCUR-FM.

Published: Aug 28, 2020

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