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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Homes Of Musicians Dyck Hyman And Hal McKusick Both Sellof many a piano player by joining Benny Goodman’s band. In the ensuing years M
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 3 days ago
of many a piano player by joining Benny Goodman’s band. In the ensuing years Mr. Hyman worked with such diverse artists as Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Mitch Miller, Ruth Brown, Gene Krupa, Louis Bellson and Duke Ellington. He was a much sought... Read more
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Rutland Herald
13 SHOWS, NO REPEATS |was really high. But they called themselves dance bands first — all those bands
Rutland Herald / Posted 8 days ago
was really high. But they called themselves dance bands first — all those bands played the popular songs of the day. Charlie Parker and Django Reinhardt and all my favorite musicians played covers and got better as a result. Q: I couldn’t... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
John Albert Cainon a clear water puddle. "The person who really first impressed me, I guess be
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
on a clear water puddle. "The person who really first impressed me, I guess because of my age, when I was 13 or 14, was Charlie Parker," Cain says. "Man! His jazz was different than anything like New Orleans jazz. Any other thing I'd ever heard,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Sam Shepard, the cowboy playwright who rewrote the rules of the American stageperformance collages than literary dramas. Why shouldn’t theater artists pose
Los Angeles Times / Posted 19 days ago
performance collages than literary dramas. Why shouldn’t theater artists pose as direct an assault on the senses as a Charlie Parker jazz riff or a Janis Joplin wail or a Jackson Pollock action painting or a Lenny Bruce harangue? Shepard... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago's 'Wall of Respect' inspired neighborhood murals across U.S.more than 50 African-American heroes, ranging from Malcolm X to Bill Russell, a
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
more than 50 African-American heroes, ranging from Malcolm X to Bill Russell, and from W.E.B. Du Bois to Dick Gregory, from Charlie Parker to Ray Charles. "The project is designed to help give black people a more distinct sense of identity, as well... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Well-observed 'Person to Person' mixes comedy and drama on the less traveled streets of New Yorkthreads winds through the city streets of “Person to Person.” Music lover Bene
Los Angeles Times / Posted 24 days ago
threads winds through the city streets of “Person to Person.” Music lover Bene (Bene Coopersmith) gets a call about a rare Charlie Parker record for sale, while his best friend Ray (George Sample III) deals with the consequences of his actions... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Revelations in Jones Cupin assists at 14.1. Gilas head coach Chot Reyes went up against some brilliant
Pilipino Star / Posted 27 days ago
in assists at 14.1. Gilas head coach Chot Reyes went up against some brilliant minds. Chinese Taipei White’s coach was Charlie Parker, a former NBA assistant coach with over 40 years of experience on the bench. India’s head coach was Phil... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
New States chief exec to earn over £250,000 « Jersey Evening PostA NEW chief executive of the States has been appointed. Charlie Parker (56) is
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 28 days ago
A NEW chief executive of the States has been appointed. Charlie Parker (56) is to take over from the current States chief executive, John Richardson, who is to retire in the spring. No official start date has been given for Mr Parker, but it is... Read more

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