Sadik Hakim in Chicago - mid 20th Century

from Jazz Anecdotes, page 304:



Without blinking an eye, Bird asked Wiggins if he could play the first set with Wiggins’s group. Then he proceeded to play all those instruments, a few choruses on each one, even the bassoon. I was dumbfounded. Bird never ceased to amaze me.

cite as

Bill Crow, Jazz Anecdotes (New York, 1990), p. 304. accessed: 17 June, 2024

location of experience: Chicago


Listening to

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performance of jazz horns performed by Charlie Parker

Experience Information

Date/Time mid 20th Century
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by Gorwel Owen on Thu, 03 Dec 2015 12:06:34 +0000
Approved on Wed, 19 Oct 2016 15:16:49 +0100