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By Ted Cruz
Israel saves its enemies; Hamas endangers its friends
Topic - Charlie Parker
Music and recordings from Max Roach, one of the creators of modern jazz drumming, will be preserved at the Library of Congress, curators and his family announced Monday.
Between 1945 and 1950, three young men transformed American theater, art and music.
Late at night in Manhattan many years ago, while I was stopped at a light, a Rolls-Royce pulled up in the right lane. My friend, an actor and jazz drummer who normally was the personification of cool, almost lost his. "Oh my! It's the Baroness and Monk!" he exclaimed.
When asked why he has remained in Washington, Mr. Parker, 72, says he loves the city and remembers and honors the history created by the many entertainers before him who loved to work the clubs along the 14th and the U Street corridors.
There is no place like Washington to play and work, he says.