Join us as we celebrate the life,
the music, and the iconic legacy
of Kansas City’s own:
Charlie “Yardbird” Parker!
1:00 am Late Night Jam Session @ Mutual Musicians Foundation
Late Night Jam Session @ Mutual Musicians Foundation
Aug 27 @ 1:00 am – 3:00 am
Late night jam session at Mutual Musicians Foundation
9:00 am “BIRD GOES TO SCHOOL” (Bird Boot Camp + Musical Salute it’s for All Ages who want to learn about the music)) @ Paseo Academy of Fine and Performing Arts
10:00 am Early Bird: “Charlie Parker at 18th and Vine” Walking Tour (with tour guides Chuck Haddix and Geri Sanders) @ 18th & Vine Jazz District
2:00 pm “In the Yard” Jazz Film Screenings @ Gem Theater
“In the Yard” Jazz Film Screenings @ Gem Theater
Aug 27 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
In the Yard is back this year with two days of music and more! Mark your calendars and join us at the American Jazz Museum as we continue celebrating our 25-year legacy at 18th and Vine. Film[...]
4:00 pm Annual Musical Salute to Charlie Parker @ Charlie “Bird” Parker Plaza
Annual Musical Salute to Charlie Parker @ Charlie “Bird” Parker Plaza
Aug 27 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Annual Musical Salute to Charlie Parker Burnett Music Foundation was able to establish a strategic partnership in 2022 with the American Jazz Museum brings and its Bird Boot Camp’s “Musical Salute to Bird” finale to[...]
5:00 pm “In the Yard” Outdoor Concert – Jackiem Joyner and the Shedrick Mitchell Trio featuring Christie Dashiell @ American Jazz Museum
6:00 pm Candace Evans @ Cafe Trio
Candace Evans @ Cafe Trio
Aug 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Live jazz by Candace Evans at Cafe Trio!
7:00 pm The Dan Thomas Quintet Featuring Bobby Watson @ Tom's Town Distilling Co.
7:30 pm Danny Embrey Trio @ Green Lady Lounge
Danny Embrey Trio @ Green Lady Lounge
Aug 27 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
$5 cover charge cash or credit at the door. Always open seating. No reservations. Green Lady Lounge features Kansas City Jazz musicians and their original compositions in the rich Kansas City tradition. Free of televisions[...]
10:00 pm Leslie MacLean Trio @ Black Dolphin
Leslie MacLean Trio @ Black Dolphin
Aug 27 @ 10:00 pm – 1:00 am
Live music at Black Dolphin!