Charlie Parker, a legendary jazz musician, influenced bebop, jazz, and many genres today.

How Charlie Parker Changed Jazz Forever Sound Field

Premiered August 28, 2020
How Charlie Parker Changed Jazz Forever

LA Buckner spotlights the innovative style of Kansas City's own Charlie “Bird” Parker — a legendary jazz musician who has influenced many of today's genres and helped develop the genre bebop. LA interviews jazz saxophonist Bobby Watson and sound archive director Chuck Haddix while tracking down Parker’s influence on bebop, jazz and the rest of the musical world.

About the Program

Sound Field

LA Buckner and Nahre Sol are accomplished musicians and music teachers exploring the music theory, production, history and culture behind our favorite songs and musical styles.

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