Bird: Not Out Of Nowhere

Bird: Not Out Of Nowhere

Special | 56m 49s Video has closed captioning.

On the centennial of Charlie “Bird” Parker’s birth, Kansas City PBS is proud to present a documentary that looks back at the year's Bird spent in Kansas City and his lasting legacy on the Kansas City jazz scene. Bird: Not Out of Nowhere features rarely seen archival footage of Parker, interviews with musicians and historians, and live performances from Kansas City’s most talented jazz musicians.

Aired: 10/01/20

Rating: TV-14

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