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CHAMPIAN FULTON QUARTET: BIRDSONG PREMIERE EVENT (9/1 7 PM ET) & ON DEMAND

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

$18.50

Pianist and Vocalist and Oklahoma native Champian Fulton continues Birdland’s Charlie Parker Centennial Celebration. Her new release “Birdsong,” features eleven carefully chosen compositions written by and/or made famous by Charlie Parker. “I wanted to focus not only on his originals but on his recordings that I consider to be some of the most beautiful songs ever recorded,” said Champian, “these songs are classic Bird, with rangy and dramatic melodies, romantic lyrics and adventurous chord changes.” 

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“Birdsong deftly avoids the trap that ensnares so many Parker tributes; it doesn’t thoughtlessly trot out near note-for-note takes of the tunes most celebrated or re-recorded. The record feels more substantial than just a note-playing proving ground or something to tick off a jazz-instrumentalist’s to-do list—like a Christmas album. For Fulton, Parker is personal, and what we get here are the tunes that have been most impactful on her personally and to her development as a jazz musician. It makes a difference.”  WRTI

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Details

Date:
Tuesday, September 1, 2020
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$18.50

Venue

Birdland
New York, NY United States + Google Map