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  1. Music Box: Bell X1 set to soar to new heightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... for Tool Gypsies , a group that features a new hybrid of styles including brooding Romanian story songs, Thelonious Monk-style jazz, French and Belgian chanson of Jacques Brel, fiery flamenco rhythms and gypsy dances. The band will mix it up in the ...


  2. National Black Arts Festival features the newest Marsalis prodigyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... to drum duty for this show. Roberts, a piano virtuoso in his own right, plans to honor the music of Thelonious Monk, as well as that of John Coltrane. At this rate, it won't be long before Jason Marsalis is receiving the same accolades heaped upon ...


  3. Some of That JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | The Stranger

    ... The biggest jazz festival in Seattle, Earshot Jazz Festival, opens today with a tribute to the genius of Thelonious Monk. If you do not know who this Monk is, then I recommend you watch the 1988 documentary Straight, No Chaser , which was produced ...


  4. American Jazz Festiva (TM)Halles at Sunside-SunsetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | All About Jazz

    ... training he received before enrolling in the Berklee College of Music in Boston, soon winning the 1993 Thelonious Monk Award. Terrasson's set was a Forrest Gump box of music, ranging from grand old evergreens such as to "My Funny Valentine" to music ...


  5. Charles brings calypso-tinged trumpet soundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... and calypso -- among its six originals and four covers, including Bob Marley's Turn Your Lights Down Low and Thelonious Monk's Green Chimneys. Charles says his early influences were his father, a DJ who led a steel-pan ensemble, and his music ...


  6. Vocalist Cyrille Aimée Performs at Cultural Trust Gala TonightRead the original story

    Friday Sep 5 |

    ... Competition (2007) and the Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition (2012); and finalist in the Thelonious Monk Vocal Competition (2010) with jurists Al Jarreau , Kurt Elling , Dianne Reeves and Dee Dee Bridgewater . The Wall Street ...


  7. GP Presents Larry Coryell with Victor Bailey and Lenny White...Read the original story

    Friday Sep 5 | Guitar Player

    ... throwdowns like "Judith Loves Jazz," "Door #3" and "Overruled." Crowd-pleasing covers include Thelonious Monk's "Misterioso" and Hendrix's "Manic Depression." Occasionally CBW offers up a gentle acoustic respite on tunes including "Jake's Lullaby" ...


  8. Blind Jazz Prodigy Revealed As Regular TeenagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | New Haven Independent

    ... Actually, I'm recording my first one in September. Matthew: Listen to different people who play jazz - Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane and those guys. And always practice because, you know, you never know what's coming for you. If you already have an ...


  9. Mr. Smarty PantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | The Austin Chronicle

    According to , at least 28,000 children and teens were killed by guns over an 11-year period in the U.S. Thelonious Monk is the second most recorded jazz composer ever, after Duke Ellington.


  10. Recently on Heliocentric WorldsRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 3 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... Cyrille - "Laurent" Dave Douglas Quintet - "Time Travel" In addition, other recent posts have featured Thelonious Monk, Trouble Funk, Duke Ellington, Otis Redding, Buddy Rich, Sons of Champlin, Pharoah Sanders, John Hicks/Elise Wood Quintet, Jon ...


  11. Matthew Shipp - I've Been To Many PlacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... the lyrics. That essence is also present in his originals such as "Brain Stem Grammar," where the ghost of Thelonious Monk is stalking in the darker, bluesier regions of the piano. "Symbolic Access" projects the calm, hopeful mood after a storm has ...


  12. Fallen AngelRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | City Journal

    ... to a strange fugue-like pulse. His sentences have a hesitant, leaning rhythm, not unlike the playing of Thelonious Monk: you're never quite sure where the next emphasis is going to fall. Benjamin was a stroller around the boundaries between serious ...


  13. Dave Malloy's Ghost Quartet Plays The Bushwick Starr, 10/8-11/1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 |

    ... Allen Poe's "The Fall of the House of Usher"; a purgatorial intermezzo about Scheherazade and the ghost of Thelonious Monk; and a contemporary fable about a subway murder. Throughout these four stories two women ( Brittain Ashford and Gelsey Bell) ...


  14. Jimmy Webb and Jane Monheit to Open Landmark on Main Street's 2014-15 Season, 10/11Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 2 |

    ... Arts, has been a leading light in both the jazz and cabaret worlds since emerging as a finalist in the Thelonious Monk Institute's 1998 vocal competition. This new concert will feature new interpretations of Jimmy Webb 's catalogue with Jimmy on ...


  15. Cyrille Aimee Goes Back to the Land in 'Bamboo Shoots' VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... Vocal Competition, the Sarah Vaughn International Jazz Vocal Competition and was a finalist in the Thelonious Monk Vocal Competition. "Bamboo Shoots" comes from AimA e's new album "It's a Good Day," which Mack Avenue Records released last ...


  16. Chick Corea Trio: TrilogyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | All About Jazz

    ... 's "Recorda Me" and a quirky but effervescently swinging take of his rarely covered "Work," first heard on Thelonious Monk & Sonny Rollins (OJC, 1955), drop below the nine-minute mark, while Corea's epic "Piano Sonata: The Moon," part of a larger ...


  17. Act 1 of The 35th Annual Detroit Jazz Festival;Joshua Redman and The Bad PlusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 |

    ... "Joshua Redman is an American jazz saxophonist and composer.In 1991, he won the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Saxophone Competition." - read more I really enjoyed the concert. Their performances was ...


  18. Andrew McCormack First LightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | Sunday Herald

    ... inventive, attractively melodic and fresh while clearly drawing on the jazz tradition. The one cover here is Thelonious Monk's Pannonica and if McCormack doesn't make it his own (Monk's tunes being too idiosyncratic for that), he does add his own ...


  19. Music community starts challenge campaign benefiting MusiCaresRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | Los Angeles Times

    Singer-songwriter-producer Joe Henry chose Thelonious Monk's "Criss-Cross" album for his post to the MusiCares challenge to help musicians in need.


  20. Taking The Tuba Above And Beyond The Low EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | National Public Radio

    ... And now I'm starting to go that other direction." Stewart's exploration of melody on the tuba ranges from a Thelonious Monk standard to a classical suite commissioned for the ensemble. His son Curtis says this broad mix brings to mind a modern ...