Bird: Not Out Of Nowhere

Bird: Not Out Of Nowhere

Special | 56m 35s | Video has closed captioning.

Kansas City PBS is proud to present a documentary that looks back at the years Charlie “Bird” Parker 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: 07/13/21

Expires: 07/10/31

Rating: TV-PG

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Charlie Parker in Kansas City

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Charlie Parker in Kansas City

Discover some of the places Charlie "Bird" Parker frequented in his 21 years in Kansas City.

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