Charlie Parker Jazz Festival

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Country and Region United StatesNew York
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival New York, New York, USA
Festival Contact Information

City Parks Foundation
830 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10021 USA
Phone: (01) 212-360-1399
Fax: (01) 212-360-8283

Festival Description

The Charlie Parker Jazz Festival assembles some of the finest musicians in the world who reflect on Parker’s musical individuality and genius, to promote appreciation for this highly influential and world-renowned artist. The Festival takes place at the Marcus Garvey and Tompkins Square Parks and is a part of the City Park’s Foundation Summer Stage. Summer Stage offers multiple artistic events in parks throughout the five boroughs of New York City. A broad range of free arts, sports, and education programs are on the roster each summer. For more information about Summer Stage visit

Festival Dates August 24 - 26, 2012
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  • Marcus Garvey Park, Harlem
  • Tompkins Square Park, East Village


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