Charlie Parker's Yardbird: The Life and Music of Charlie Parker

Where: 
Alicia Ashman Library

The Life and Music of Charlie Parker. Join us for this informative and entertaining event featuring UW-Madison's Professor of Saxophone Les Thimmig.  Professor Thimmig will discuss the importance of Charlie Parker and the history of bebop jazz, and will also offer short musical performances!

This program is part of Madison Opera's Extending the Stage: Charlie Parker's Yardbird (performances will be 2/10 & 2/12).

 

Sponsoring Partner(s): 
Beyond the Page

Event Type:

 

National Endowment for the Humanities