Bird Lives! Charlie 'Yardbird' Parker
Biography of Charlie Parker, the extraordinary jazz musician, with black and white photographs to centre. The author, Ross Russell, was President of Dial Records, and managed Parker for two years.
The first and still one of the best biographies of Charlie Parker, legendary alto-saxaphone player, a founding father of the bebop style, and a true innovator who happened to live life at a pace rarely encountered. His influence will remain immeasurable.
Paperback in good condition