Charlie Parker Jazz Festival

Charlie Parker Jazz Festival is a free, two-day festival in New York City that celebrates the life and musical genius of Charlie Parker. Produced by the nonprofit organization City Parks Foundation, the longstanding jazz festival takes place every August (in honor of Parker’s birth date) in the neighborhoods that Parker both lived and worked — Marcus Garvey Park in Harlem’s Historic District and Tompkins Square Park in the Lower East
The festival assembles some of the finest musicians in the world who reflect on Parker’s musical individuality and genius.
The Charlie Parker Jazz Festival set for August 23 – 24, 2014.

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