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KC Star – COVID Cancels Charlie Parker Tribute, but KC’s Jazz Museum is finding its footing

KCUR – Iconic Saxophone of Charlie Parker Comes Home to Nest at Kansas City’s American Jazz Museum

Fox 4 – American Jazz Museum finds alternative way to celebrate jazz legend during pandemic 


Fox 4 – Kansas city Jazz District remembers jazz music icon Charlie Parker for his birthday


KSHB Channel 41 – Performances, events and bootcamp highlight Charlie Parker’s Contributions to jazz


KSHB Channel 41 – Bird Boot Camp Spotlight


KSHB Channel 41 – Chaz on the Plaza


Saxophone Supreme: The LIfe & Music of Charlie Parker


KSHB: KC artist Commemorates Jazz Artist Charlie Parker’s 100th Birthday


All About Jazz: Charlie Parker: IN Praise of Bird on His 100th Birthday!


KC Studio: A Tribute to Charlie Parker as KC Celebrates the Centennial of the Artist’s Birth


Flatland: KC Celebrates Charlie ‘Bird’ Parker on the Centennial of His Birth


Bird Lives! 100th Birthday Wishes from Germany – Jutta Behnen of the Goethe Institut-KC


Jackson County Historical Society: One Hundred Years of Bird: Kansas City Celebrates Charlie Parker Centennial


KC Bier Co Featuring Bram & Lucy Wijnands


The Kansas City Star: A Bird Centennial: How KC Will Celebrate Jazz Legend Charlie Parker’s 100th Birthday


Fox 4: Young Musicians Learn from Modern Day Jazz Masters at the ‘Bird Boot Camp’


Cities of Music Network: Kansas City Celebrates Charlie Parker on the Occasion of 100 Years Since He Was Born!


KCTV 5: Keeping Charlie Parker’s Legacy Alive


Saxophone Supreme: The LIfe & Music of Charlie Parker @ The American Jazz Museum


American Jazz Museum Honors Charlie Parker Centennial – KSHB 41


MEdium by John Hasse – Charlie Parker at 100: Commemorating His Centennial 


PR newswire – Jazz Icon Charlie Parker’s Centennial Celebration


Neon Jazz Interview: Key Architect of Kansas City Jazz ALIVE, Jon McGraw


Kansas City Plans to Celebrate Charlie Parker’s 100th Birthday All Month – KMBC News 9

KCUR: Funding Black Businesses | Charlie Parker Centennial | Curbside Notaries

Spotlight: Charlie Parker Billboard


Spotlight: Charlie Parker 2020 Poster


Official Charlie Parker Website


Charlie Parker Centennial: NEw York City to Mark Birth of Legendary Musician


KC Jazz Ambassadors Blog – Spotlight: Charlie Parker


JAM Magazine News


KC Jazz Ambassadors – JAM Magazine


Jazz Iz: Bird 100: 5 Initiatives Celebrating Charlie Parker Centennial 


NPR: Celebrating Jazz Legend Charlie parker