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  1. Born in New Orleans: Jazz pioneers celebrated April 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2014 | PanArmenian Network

    ... Fitzgerald, Nina Simone, Dionne Warwick, Ray Charles, Luther Vandross, pianist Oscar Peterson, Count Basie, Thelonious Monk and countless others, each with their own original unsurpassed sound, recognizable from the first seconds. Armenian jazz ...

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  2. Brown exits New Edition tour to focus on healthRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 12 | Arab Times

    ... Spring." They also change pace by lightly swinging through "'Round Midnight" at a slightly faster tempo than Thelonious Monk's original version, and quicken the tempo even more on Bud Powell's bebop burner "Dance of the Infidels." LOS ANGELES: Dave ...

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  3. Blue Note Records Continues 75th Anniversary Celebrations with...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Business Wire

    ... Blue Note Authorized Dealer 90-day exclusive releases will be the first-ever 10-inch vinyl LP reissues of Thelonious Monk's Genius Of Modern Music Vol. 1 on July 29 and Genius Of Modern Music Vol. 2 on August 26. These new LPs return the titles to ...

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  4. Jane Monheit Confirms Hello Bluebird: Celebrating The Jazz Of Judy...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Mi2n

    ... Monheit. Blessed with a sultry stage presence, great hair and fabulous pipes, Monheit came in second in the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition at age 20 and was immediately proclaimed the next great jazz singer.

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  5. Review: Jazz masters evoke joy, sadness on duet CDRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Crescent-News.com

    ... Spring." They also change pace by lightly swinging through "'Round Midnight" at a slightly faster tempo than Thelonious Monk's original version, and quicken the tempo even more on Bud Powell's bebop burner "Dance of the Infidels."

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  6. North Carolina Pulled Pork: The South's Version of Hard CiderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | Willamette Week

    ... Yankees and general weirdos. Like Missouri, North Carolina has a long jazz tradition-from John Coltrane to Thelonious Monk-that mostly involves leaving for New York. Ben Folds Five, however, never left. The food: Pulled pork with vinegar-based ...

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  7. Everything clicked: 2014 Twin Cities Jazz Festival reviewRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | Twin Cities Daily Planet

    ... I can see why she recently made history by becoming the first woman instrumentalist to win any of the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz top honors. She displayed a level of professionalism and poise that very much resembled a seasoned veteran. And ...

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  8. Dan McClenaghan's Best...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | All About Jazz

    ... of renditions of the Great American Songbook tune "I See Your Face Before Me." She visits, along the way, Thelonious Monk, Wayne Shorter, Chick Corea, Marian McFarland, and Sam Rivers, treating each composition with reverence while injecting some of ...

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  9. Tigertail Productions presents Cecile McLorin Salvant in concertRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... an undergraduate law degree. Salvant came to the attention of the jazz world when she won the prestigious Thelonious Monk International Jazz Vocals Competition, earning a $20,000 music scholarship and a record deal. But more than that, winning the ...

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  10. A Great Tree Has Fallen. Charlie Haden, 1937-2014, R.I.P.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Daily Kos

    ... I listened to Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Sarah Vaughan, Ella Fitzgerald, the Modern Jazz Quartet, Thelonious Monk (one entire lp side!), Miles Davis, Charles Mingus, Cecil Taylor... Time Magazine has hailed jazz legend Charlie Haden as "one of ...

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  11. EBONY Salutes Black Music Legends in Special Collector's EditionRead the original story

    May 5, 2014 | Greasyguide.com

    ... and longest-running jazz label in the world, as the company celebrates its 75th anniversary this year. Thelonious Monk, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, and Art Blakey were just a few of the legendary musicians on Blue Note Records, and now trailblazers ...

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  12. MoreRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Art Daily

    ... vernacular. As exemplified by individuals such as Louis Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie, Billie Holiday, and Thelonious Monk, 'cool' became a password in bohemian life connoting a balanced state of mind, a laid-back artistic mode of performance, a ...

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  13. Piano trio triumphs IIRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Canada.com

    ... abstraction of Leap of Faith - the other of the musical coin, perhaps. Closing the disc is a lean reading of Thelonious Monk's Pannonica . McCormack, who sounds playful and jaunty, Lober and Stranahan assert their jazz-tradition bonafides, not that ...

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  14. Dr. Lonnie Smith -- Freihofer's Saratoga Jazz Festival 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | All About Jazz

    ... Every direction he took held interest. They told great stories. Saxophonist sprang to fame after winning the Thelonious Monk International Saxophone Competition this year, the first female and South American (Chile) to do so. Fresh off the release ...

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  15. Portrait/Process at Photography HOFRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | River Front Times

    ... by photographers Herman Leonard and William Claxton that line the opposing wall. These photographs - of Thelonious Monk, enveloped in smoke as he sits composing at the piano; of young Chet Baker, shown in profile, his wife Halima leaning against his ...

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  16. Music, murder and more for your summer readingRead the original story

    Friday Jun 27 | Chatham Journal

    ... North Carolina town, in the early 1960s. One, Larry Lime Nolan, is black, and he wants to play jazz like Thelonious Monk. The other, Dwayne Hallston, is white, and he wants to be another James Brown. They have much in common, but rules of the ...

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  17. The Egg Adds Three New ConcertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Nippertown!

    ... n Brad Mehldau. Along with bassist Larry Grenadier and drummer Jeff Ballard , the trio is at home performing Thelonious Monk classics, American Songbook standards, as well as contemporary tunes and originals.

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  18. July 3: Ernest Ranglin at 19 BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Bohemian.com

    ... labels. Now in Jamaica's Music Hall of Fame, Ranglin has played alongside iconic figures like Bob Marley and Thelonious Monk, and at age 82 has just released his latest album, Bless Up, to widespread acclaim. This week, Ranglin appears with his band ...

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  19. Portrait/Process at Photography HOFRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | River Front Times

    ... by photographers Herman Leonard and William Claxton that line the opposing wall. These photographs - of Thelonious Monk, enveloped in smoke as he sits composing at the piano; of young Chet Baker, shown in profile, his wife Halima leaning against his ...

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  20. Music, murder and more for your summer readingRead the original story

    Friday Jun 27 | Chatham Journal

    ... North Carolina town, in the early 1960s. One, Larry Lime Nolan, is black, and he wants to play jazz like Thelonious Monk. The other, Dwayne Hallston, is white, and he wants to be another James Brown. They have much in common, but rules of the ...

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