Extending the Stage: Charlie Parker's Yardbird- The Life and Music of Charlie Parker

When: 
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 2:00pm
Where: 
Fitchburg Library

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, interspersed with 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).

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Charlie Parker's Yardbird

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Sponsoring Partner(s): 
Beyond the Page

 

National Endowment for the Humanities