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University of North Carolina, Charlotte
March 22, 2022 @ 8:00 am PDT
One event on March 23, 2022 at 8:00 am
During the 2021-22 academic year, The Department of Music is hosting a year-long celebration of the legendary Charlie Parker.
March 22, 2022 Master Class with “The Master”
March 23, 2022 – Charlie Parker: Reverberations
Presented in partnership with the Harvey B. Gantt Center of African-American Arts + Culture, this multifaceted event will explore the influence of Parker’s genius within and beyond his circle of musical collaborators. The evening will include live music, spoken word performance, and a panel conversation, featuring internationally acclaimed saxophonist Charles McPherson, along with UNC Charlotte faculty Jeffrey Leak, Kelsey Klotz, and Will Campbell.