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My Life in E-Flat
My Life in E-flat is the memoir of a woman who witnessed some of the most important movements in the history of jazz. Through her autobiography, Chan Parker provides intimate insights into the music and into life with Charlie Parker, the key figure in the development of bebop and one of the most important of all jazz musicians. Chan Parker was born Beverly Dolores Berg in ...more
Paperback, 326 pages
Published January 1st 1999 by University of South Carolina Press
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Her love of Jazz began at an early age. Really shows you the connection she had with the music that led her to the love of her life: Charlie "Bird" Parker. Chan Parker was a very strong and willful woman who suffered a great deal of loss in her life, but persevered through life's challenges and ultimately found peace in her later years.