Chan Parker

Born Jun 29, 1925

Chan Woods, well known as Chan Parker, was a wife of jazz musician Charlie Parker and later musician Phil Woods. Woods was born Beverly Dolores Berg in New York City, New York of partial Jewish ancestry. She was a dancer and jazz enthusiast. She met Parker in the 1940s, but their friendship did not become romantic until years later.… Read More

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  • Doris Parker, 77, A Crusader And Charlie Parker's Widow
    NYTimes - Jan 19, 2000
  • Chan Parker, 74, Known As Jazzman's Wife
    NYTimes - Sep 19, 1999
  • Francis Paudras, 62, Patron Of Jazz Pianist Bud Powell
    NYTimes - Dec 17, 1997
  • Reproducing Charlie Parker's Art With Modern Technology Of 'bird'
    NYTimes - Oct 03, 1988


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1925 Birth Born in 1925.


1999 74 Years Old It was published in 1999, the year of her death, which occurred in √Čtampes, France. … Read More
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