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Bird: The Legend of Charlie Parker (Da Capo Paperback)

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For this first full-length reminiscence, Reisner interviewed eighty-one of Parker's friends, relatives, and fellow performers. From Charlie Mingus, one of the few real innovators since Bird, and Dizzy Gillespie, whom Parker once called 'the other half of my heart, ' to jazz historian Rudi Blesh and Parker's mother, each remembers Bird in his or her own special way.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780306800696
Editor:
Reisner, Robert G.
Publisher:
Da Capo Press
Editor:
Reisner, Robert G.
Author:
Reisner, Robert G.
Author:
Reisner, Robert
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Jazz
Subject:
Musical Instruments - Woodwinds
Subject:
Parker, Charlie
Subject:
Genres & Styles - Jazz
Subject:
Music - Jazz
Subject:
General Biography
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st paperback ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Da Capo Paperback
Series Volume:
no. 16, 19
Publication Date:
19880531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
264
Dimensions:
10 x 6.88 in 12 oz

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