UNLV Music Library Media Highlight Series: Sonny Stitt and J. J. Johnson Sextet

WE REMEMBER BIRD, The Sonny Stitt and J. J. Johnson Sextet performed shows in both Berlin and London in memoriam of the late Charlie Parker in the fall of 1964. This Sextet pays homage to the legendary alto-saxophonist and bebop innovator, by putting on a concert showcasing a few of Parker's famous compositions. Sit back and watch some wonderful musicians pay tribute to one of the Titan’s of Bop, Bird. 

This film is available on loan in the music library, check it out today!

We Remember Bird in Berlin and London 1964  (M1366. S75. W4. 2008)

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Bonus! Here is a small clip from the London performance,

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