Stanley Crouch – Kansas City Lightning

Charlie_Parker-150x150Jazz critic/author Stanley Crouch returns to chat with David about his new book Kansas City Lightning: The Life and Times of Young Charlie Parker. This book traces the origins of the legendary jazz saxophonist and how he went from a young man in Kansas City to Baltimore and Chicago and finally to New York City where he finally became the jazz legend we know today.

Original Air Date: 12-06-2013

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