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  1. HOLYCHILD Talk Their Apple Watch Commercial, The Bay Area And MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | KQED

    ... straddle the line between pop and experimental art smoothly. Basquiat, Bukowski, Fiona Apple, St. Vincent, Thelonious Monk and Wes Anderson are some examples. Liz: Brat Pop is thick with social commentary. It's definitely pop, but we like to talk ...


  2. RVCC Student Jazz Ensemble to perform April 30 at the Branchburg campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Jersey Journal

    Raritan Valley Community College's Student Jazz Ensemble will perform in concert Thursday, April 30, at 8 p.m. The performance will be held in the Welpe Theatre at the College's Branchburg Campus. The ensemble will perform pieces by a variety of jazz artists, including Thelonious Monk, Freddie Hubbard, Duke Ellington, and Kenny Dorham.


  3. NIU Jazz Ensemble presents spring concertRead the original story

    Monday Apr 6 | De Kalb Midweek

    ... winning such competitions as the International Trumpet Guild Jazz competition (2012) and most recently the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Trumpet Competition (2014), widely regarded as the most prestigious in its field. In addition to ...


  4. 5 SpotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Jeremiah's Vanishing New York

    ... she probably never smoked it through a bong attached to a gas mask. P.S. Happy belated birthday to Billie. Thelonious Monk and Baroness Nica de Koenigswarter get into her Bentley outside the Five Spot cafe, New York, 1964. Photograph: Ben ...


  5. EVENT: The Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors Perform at the Kennedy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | All About Jazz

    ... the Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors Drummer Noam Israeli, a native of Israel, was a finalist in the 2012 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition. Israeli started playing piano at an early age and switched to drums at 13. At 15, music teacher ...


  6. Tuesday 7 April 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Time Goes By

    ... tune. Another tune you'll have to take on trust, as it also lacks words, is by the best bebop pianist ever, THELONIOUS MONK and it's Boo Boo's Birthday . I don't know who Boo Boo is (well, apart from Yogi's friend). Here's some advice on what to ...


  7. New Recording: 10 CD Discoveries of the MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | All About Jazz

    ... Kirby on bass and Will Bonness on piano. The playlist includes gems like Wayne Shorter's Speak No Evil and Thelonious Monk's By e-Ya. The rest are strong originals by Nowosad, including the gorgeous Empirically Speaking . The one songbook entry is I ...


  8. Ben Goldberg - Orphic MachineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Something Else! Reviews

    Orphic Machine is an ambitious project from clarinetist/composer/bandleader Ben Goldberg, which is arguably a way you could describe any Goldberg project, but he reaches both further out and further back to find his chief motivation this time. Instead of taking his primary cues a music beacon like Steve Lacy, Thelonious Monk, or even Bob Dylan and Sebastian Bach, Goldberg found inspiration from an old college professor back at Brandeis University in the late '70's.


  9. Vince Guaraldi -- Jazz for KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | All About Jazz

    ... of his puffy cheeks and his great sense of humor, that many younger kids will find instantly compelling. Thelonious Monk: Brilliant Corners From the cover to what's inside, kids should like this record and will probably want to hear more of this ...


  10. A New Voice Channels Billie Holiday's Lighter SideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Wall Street Journal

    ... part of a centennial celebration of Ms. Holiday's birth. Ms. Salvant, Grammy nominee and winner of the 2010 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Vocals Competition, will be culling music from Ms. Holiday's early work, including jaunty songs such as ...


  11. Sunday Session: April 5, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    For your Sunday reading, some interesting music-related items that have hit StLJN's inbox over the past week: * Review: Various Artists The Complete Dial Modern Jazz Sessions Mosaic Records * Six seconds that shaped 1,500 songs * The day the music ... spied? * Investors think streaming could take music back to its glory days * Jason Moran takes liberties with his homage to Thelonious Monk * Cease, Desist and Rock Out with a Different Band Name * A Conversation With 'Alarm Will Sound' Artistic Director Alan Pierson * Bill Laswell: No Boundaries * What's Not to Love About the Trombone? * How performers conquer 'unplayable' works * Langston Hughes Presents the History of Jazz in an Illustrated Children's Book * Gil Scott-Heron Documentary "Who Is Gil Scott-Heron?", Album "Nothing New" Out Digitally * Six Jazz Artists Receive Doris Duke Artists Awards * Remembering Billie Holiday at 100 * In ... (more)


  12. Cuban jazz pianist Omar Sosa returns to his roots for Wynwood concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | The Miami Herald

    In a career spanning more than 20 years and two dozen recordings, Cuban pianist and composer Omar Sosa has methodically constructed a distinctive style. It draws from many sources, including Impressionist composers such as Ravel and Debussy, Cuban pianist RubA n GonzA lez - an old master who found international fame late in life with the Buena Vista Social Club - and jazz icon Thelonious Monk.


  13. Grammy award winner to perform at Woolsey HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | WTNH

    A rising star on the music scene will take the stage Saturday night at Woolsey Hall on the Yale University campus. Two time Grammy award winning pianist Robert Glasper will be the feature performer at The Thelonious Monk Jazz Series at Yale.


  14. The Hotlist: 12 things to see, eat, drink and do in April 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Washington Post

    ... McEvoy Auditorium on April 2, when members of the Howard University Jazz Ensemble will pay tribute to Thelonious Monk, Sonny Rollins and Ornette Coleman during a free concert. -- Fritz Hahn Marvin's extended rooftop bar creates a large, comfortable ...


  15. Photos: Joni Mitchell's life of musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... The Band's final concert in 1978, captured in the motion picture "The Last Waltz." Joni performs at the Thelonious Monk Jazz Tribute Concert For Herbie Hancock at the Kodak Theatre on Oct. 28, 2007, in Los Angeles. She sang at her own 70th birthday ...


  16. Singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell rushed to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | The Washington Post

    Musician Joni Mitchell performs at the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz International Trumpet Competition and Herbie Hancock Tribute in Hollywood October 28, 2007. Legendary singer and songwriter Joni Mitchell has been hospitalized in Los Angeles, according to her Facebook page and a report in TMZ.


  17. Singer/songwriter Joni Mitchell hospitalized: TMZRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Reuters

    Musician Joni Mitchell sings one of her songs, 'Both Sides Now', during the filming of a television tribute to her in New York, April 6. The special, which will be aired on TNT on April 16, featured a number of famous musicians singing Mitchell's songs. BR/JP Musician Joni Mitchell performs at the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz International Trumpet Competition and Herbie Hancock Tribute in Hollywood October 28, 2007.


  18. No joke - no, reallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 |

    ... a second run about currently - is this one where a "rare" record was found of Elvis Presley singing Thelonious Monk . This year's best one, so far, seems to be this "phoney" streaming service called TIDAL - some mastermind even assembled a ...


  19. Outpost Performance Space's event was featuredRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Duke City Fix

    One of the most respected voices in jazz today, pianist and composer Andy Milne, formed Dapp Theory in 1998 as a vehicle to "tell passionate stories, promote peace and inspire collective responsibility towards uplifting the human spiritual condition." The band has since 're-drawn and extended the boundaries of jazz' with their blend of influences ranging from Joni Mitchell and KRS One to Thelonious Monk and Van Halen.


  20. Past Tense Oregon: Vibrant Portland jazz scene got its start from World War II transplantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | The Oregonian

    ... for places to spend some of it, the clubs began to flourish and, in turn, began to attract name acts such as Thelonious Monk, Charlie Barnet and Nate King Cole. The scene also began to cultivate local talent. Knauls followed Johnson and talked of ...