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Charlie Parker’s Yardbird
October 7 @ 7:30 pm
One event on October 9, 2022 at 2:30 pm
About the Opera
While the body of tormented bebop saxophonist Charlie “Yardbird” Parker lies unidentified in a New York City morgue, his spirit travels back to the famed NYC jazz club Birdland, where he struggles to complete his final masterpiece. Fusing classical and jazz styles into an intriguing mix, Charlie Parker’s Yardbird is a powerful expedition into the mind, heart, and personal purgatory of the jazz genius.
Charlie Parker’s Yardbird (1 hour and 45 minutes)