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Birdland

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315 West 44th Street
New York, NY 10036
ph. 212-581-3080
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Date Event Time (Price) Tickets
Aug30Tue Charlie Parker Birthday Celebration 8:30 PM
$40
Aug31Wed Charlie Parker Birthday Celebration 8:30 PM
$40
Aug31Wed David Ostwald's Louis Armstrong Eternity Band 5:30 PM
$30
Sep1Thu Charlie Parker Birthday Celebration 8:30 PM
$40
Sep1Thu La Receta 6:00 PM
$25
Sep2Fri Charlie Parker Birthday Celebration 8:30 PM
$40
Sep2Fri The Birdland Big Band, Music Director: Tommy Igoe (guest Conductor, Rob Middleton) 5:15 PM
$30

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Birdland

Ever since most of Chicago’s top musicians moved to New York in the mid-to-late 1920s, New York City has been the Jazz Mecca. Nearly every major jazz style of the past seventy years has been initiated in the Big Apple.

It was Charlie Parker, familiarly known to his fans and fellow musicians as “Bird,” a contraction of Yardbird, his formal nickname, who was the dynamic creative personality and genius of the alto saxophone who served as the inspiration for Birdland.

When the original Birdland opened sixty years ago in December, 1949, Charlie Parker was the headliner and the club was located on Broadway, a block west of the 52nd Street scene, which was a hotbed of jazz in the 1930s and 40s.

Miraculously, just as the scene on 52nd Street caved in, Birdland was born and quickly came to prominence

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Nov4Fri Leo Kottke Ginny's Supper Club
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8:00 PM
$48
Sep11Sun Lorens Chuno DROM
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7:15 PM
$15
Oct25Tue Jane Bunnett And Maqueque Birdland
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8:30 PM
$30
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Oct4Tue Neruda 'n Shakespeare: Baby... The Cutting Room
New York, NY
7:30 PM
$20
Nov28Mon Jim Caruso's Cast Party Birdland
New York, NY
9:30 PM
$25
Nov30Wed David Ostwald's Louis Armstrong... Birdland
New York, NY
5:30 PM
$30
Nov25Fri The Birdland Big Band, Music... Birdland
New York, NY
5:15 PM
$30
Nov21Mon Jim Caruso's Cast Party Birdland
New York, NY
9:30 PM
$25
Nov23Wed David Ostwald's Louis Armstrong... Birdland
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5:30 PM
$30
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