Charlie Parker

  1. Legendary Jazz Drummer Max Roach Dies At 83

    August 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Acclaimed be-bop drummer and composer Max Roach died in his sleep early this morning (Aug. 16) at age 83 in New York, according to a spokesperson from Blue Note Records. The cause of death was not announced. Considered one of the most influential ...

  2. Koch Nashville Buys Dream City, Parker Catalogs

    April 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Koch Records Nashville has acquired Dream City Music Publishing and Charlie Parker Music, as well as the catalog of Charlie Parker Records, from producer Aubrey Mayhew for an undisclosed price. NASHVILLE -- Koch Records Nashville has acquired Drea ...

  3. Koch Forms Catalog Department

    April 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Nives, Crowly take new roles. New York-based Koch Records has formed a division that will focus on catalog development and special markets. The department will seek out catalog via acquisitions and licensing agreements. Dave Nives, who will head t ...

  4. Koch Nashville Buys Dream City, Parker Catalogs

    April 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Deal includes Johnny Paycheck, Aubrey Mayhew material. Koch Records Nashville has acquired Dream City Music Publishing and Charlie Parker Music, as well as the catalog of Charlie Parker Records, from producer Aubrey Mayhew for an undisclosed price ...

  5. Stefano Di Battista

    January 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST Alto sax man Stefano di Battista may have grown up in Rome, but like many alto players, his heart is fixed on Charlie "Bird" Parker. Alto sax man Stefano di Battista may have grown up in Rome, but like many alto players, his heart is fix ...