"Opera Philadelphia is presenting its first world premiere in nearly four decades with "Charlie Parker's YARDBIRD," the story of Grammy-winning jazz saxophonist and bebop star Charlie Parker. "YARDBIRD" was created for star Lawrence Brownlee, an internationally renown American tenor, by composer Daniel Schnyder.
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Opera Philadelphia Premieres 'Charlie Parker's YARDBIRD'
'Charlie Parker's YARDBIRD' marks the first time in almost 40 years that Opera Philadelphia will present a world premiere. Check out Aubrey Nagle's piece to learn more:
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