TITLE

Still swinging

PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
Jet;09/15/97, Vol. 92 Issue 17, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a photograph of jazz saxophonist and composer Benny Carter, 90, performing a tribute to Charlie Parker during the Charlie Parker Jazz Festival in New York City.
ACCESSION #
9709141990

 

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