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The style and flavour of Charlie Parker

Duration: 02:01

Saxophonists Soweto Kinch and Courtney Pine discuss the origins of one of the world’s most gifted sax players, Charlie Parker, and how his sound defined a genre as well as a style of playing which was like nothing that came before it.

Available since: Fri 22 Feb 2013

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Archive on 4 The Devil's Horn

British jazz musician Soweto Kinch examines the intriguing history of the saxophone.

First broadcast: 23 Feb 2013

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