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Celebrate Charlie Parker’s centennial birthday at the AJM

Posted at 3:39 PM, Aug 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-24 16:39:48-04

KANSAS CITY, MO. — American Jazz Museum is a paid advertiser of Kansas City Spotlight and is responsible for this content.

Kansas City saxophonist Charlie "Yardbird" Parker was born August 29th, 1920. To commemorate his centennial birthday, the American Jazz Museum is hosting a mini music concert series! Help celebrate Bird on August 21st, 22nd, 28th, and 29th in the Gem Theater. The series ends with a special 12-hour jam session featuring KC's own Lisa Henry and Bobby Watson. Tickets for each concert, $15. For tickets and COVID-19 policies visit americanjazzmuseum.org/charlieparkerminiseries

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