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Team JP Viva Las Vegas

I haven’t been to Las Vegas, NV, in a long time. Since, President Obama was 1st elected president, in 2008. I used to go at least once a year in my 20’s. 528 more words


The Swiss American composer Daniel Schnyder, born in Zurich, Switzerland now lives in Harlem. He is the classical and jazz composer of Philadelphia Opera’s revolutionary work Yardbird, about the life of Charlie Parker. 60 more words


Eating in Hong Kong: Yardbird, how do I love thee?

My husband and I have been eating our way through Hong Kong for the last 3 weeks. Tonight is our last evening in the city and we thought it would be best to make one last (third) trip to Yardbird before we head back stateside. 738 more words


The Apollo’s First-Ever Opera Program– Based on the life of Charlie Parker, ‘Yardbird’ will have its New York City premiere this spring

According to the Wall Street Journal, an opera based on the life of jazz legend Charlie Parker will get its New York City premiere this spring, despite the recent demise of one of its co-producers, Gotham Chamber Opera. 557 more words


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The great jazz musician Charlie Parker’s nickname was ” Bird”. Shortened from “Yardbird”. He once said of his nickname; “I got the name Yardbird because I was crazy about eating chicken: fried, baked, boiled, stewed, anything. 782 more words

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Happy National Waffle Day!

There’s probably nothing better in the world than some fresh waffles on a Sunday morning…or maybe every morning but I’ll settle for 1 day a week for the sake of my diet. 77 more words


The best chicken on sticks in Yardbird

In my opinion, it is quite hard to find a good Yakitori place in Hong Kong that is consistent. But Yardbird is the one I’ve been going back to and I keep hearing good things from my friends as well. 271 more words

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