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Celebrating Bird - a book by Giddins, Gary

Celebrating Bird

The Triumph of Charlie Parker

Celebrating Bird( )
Author: Giddins, Gary
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:University of Minnesota Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $17.95
Book Description:

Within days of Charlie "Bird" Parker's death at the age of thirty-four, a scrawled legend began appearing on walls around New York City: "Bird Lives." Gone was one of the most outstanding jazz musicians of any era, the troubled genius who brought modernism to jazz and became a defining cultural force for musicians, writers, and artists of every stripe. Arguably the most significant musician in the country...
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Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Composers & Musicians
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.928 x 7.917 x 0.273 Inches
Author Biography
Giddins, Gary (Author)
Gary Giddins lives in New York City.

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