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Charlie Parker

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Born in:United States of America
Year of Birth:1920
Year of death:1955


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Combining brilliant virtuosity with pure emotion on the alto saxophone, Charlie Parker in his time but few competitors. it would never be the same and after him. As one of the inventors of bebop (with Dizzy Gillespie, Bud Powell and others), introduced Charlie 'Bird' Parker new possibilities for expression, one that is an impressive technology coupled with solid musical knowledge and above all themore

Also known as

  • Bird
  • Yardbird

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