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  1. Dec10 Munchtime Musicales with the Marc Mannino Jazz Quartet12:00 pm -Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | YourObserver

    The Sarasota Concert Association's free Munchtime Musicales series continues its 2014-2015 season with the Marc Mannino Jazz Quartet, Wednesday, December 10, noon, in David Cohen Hall at the Beatrice Friedman Symphony Center, 709 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota. Drummer Bob Lunergan, bassist Perry Orfanella, and saxophonist Rodney Rojas join guitarist Marc Mannino for an hour of tunes by Duke Ellington, Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk, Sonny Rollins, and more.

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  2. TV / FILM: Recent Viewing: Films About Hersch, Brown and McFarlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | All About Jazz

    ... orchestra plays compositions that enhance Winther's descriptions of the dreams. In one sequence, Hersch and Thelonious Monk are confined in cages and ordered to write new pieces. Whoever finishes first will be freed. Hersch is in a panic. Monk is ...

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  3. Ellynne Rey to Perform 1/7 at Jazz At KitanoRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... loss and joy and songs by legendary jazz piano players too; McCoy Tyner's "You Taught My Heart to Sing", Thelonious Monk's "Ruby My Dear," Mal Waldron's "Soul Eyes" and "Blue in Green" by Bill Evans. Accompanied by some of the most talented ...

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  4. Wedding Bells Ring Onstage at Mt. Thelonious' Recent Schlafly Tap Room ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | River Front Times

    ... University, where they studied jazz performance (thus the reference to the eccentric pianist and composer Thelonious Monk). The music the group plays now has a similar aesthetic to jazz, according to Avery: "It's very responsive, it's very much in ...

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  5. Uncovering The Basement, The TL's Newest NightspotRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | Eater

    The Tenderloin continues to boom with new restaurants and bars, the latest of which is The Basement , in the former 222 Club at Hyde and Turk. It's owned by nightclub vet Larry Livingston , who says he acquired the space in part because of its history: from 1949 to 1963, it served as the green room of the Black Hawk , the legendary SF jazz club that played host to the likes of Miles Davis, Billie Holiday, and Thelonious Monk.

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  6. LIVE: Michael Benedict & Bopitude @ the Bridge Street Theatre, 11/22/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Nippertown!

    ... trumpeter Kenny Dorham, well-known and respected as a sideman of Max Roach, Art Blakey, Sonny Rollins and Thelonious Monk, in addition to leading his own bands. Perhaps he was known best for his partnership with the late saxophonist Joe Henderson. ...

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  7. Jazz master at workRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Economist

    JUSTIN KAUFLIN, a 24-year-old blind jazz pianist from Virginia, has had an enviable few years. He has won awards, reached the semi-finals of the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition, and toured with both Quincy Jones and the Jae Sinnett Trio.

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  8. Legendary Denver Pianist Joe Bonner Has Passed AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Denver Westword

    ... on the piano. And I was sitting on the drum set trying to keep up with him." Bonner, like fellow jazz great Thelonious Monk, was born in Rocky Mount, North Carolina. He moved to Harlem at age eleven, and when he got older, he started playing around ...

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  9. 'The Voice' recap: Five talented singers surviveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Los Angeles Times

    Five talented singers -- Matt McAndrew, Damien, Taylor John Williams, Craig Wayne Boyd and Chris Jamison -- made it through to the semifinals on "The Voice" on Tuesday night. The Black Keys play a sold-out show at the Forum on Nov. 6. Marquis Hill of Chicago won this year's International Jazz Trumpet Competition at Thelonious Monk Institute's annual All Star Gala at the Dolby Theatre on Nov. 9. Marquis Hill of Chicago won this year's International Jazz Trumpet Competition at Thelonious Monk Institute's annual All Star Gala at the Dolby Theatre on Nov. 9. Kyp Malone of TV on the Radio performs at the intimate Pappy & Harriet's on Oct. 25 in Pioneertown.

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  10. Matt Lavelle and John Pietaro: Harmolodic MonkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | All About Jazz

    ... Lavelle and John Pietaro deserve a lot of credit for finding a new entryway into the oft-visited world of Thelonious Monk. Track Listing: Epistrophy; Pannonica; Green Chimneys/52nd Street Theme; 'Round Midnight; Crepuscule with Nellie; Nutty; Ruby, ...

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  11. Cynthia's Music Picks for December 6&7Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Examiner.com

    ... in lessons on jazz history, swing, improvisation, and groove with the music of Tchaikovsky, Duke Ellington, Thelonious Monk, and Abreau reverberating through the beautiful Walt Disney Concert Hall! The Los Angeles Philharmonic has commissioned John ...

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  12. Gwen Stefani releases single, video for 'Spark the Fire'Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Los Angeles Times

    ... / Los Angeles Times) Marquis Hill of Chicago won this year's International Jazz Trumpet Competition at Thelonious Monk Institute's annual All Star Gala at the Dolby Theatre on Nov. 9. Marquis Hill of Chicago won this year's International Jazz ...

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  13. 'CMA Country Christmas': A holiday party done wrongRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Los Angeles Times

    ... / Los Angeles Times) Marquis Hill of Chicago won this year's International Jazz Trumpet Competition at Thelonious Monk Institute's annual All Star Gala at the Dolby Theatre on Nov. 9. Marquis Hill of Chicago won this year's International Jazz ...

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  14. Monk International Jazz Trumpet Competition and Jazz Salute to Bill ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Examiner.com

    A general view of atmosphere at the 2014 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Trumpet Competition at Dolby Theatre on November 9, 2014 in Hollywood, California. November 8th and 9th: The most prestigious Trumpet competition took place at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.

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  15. Music Education Monday: Monk's advice and Bishop's fourthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    For this installment of Music Education Monday, we've got some wisdom from two piano masters who got their start in the bebop era. First, there's some advice from the legendary Thelonious Monk on music in general, arranging, gigging practices, and more, as transcribed in 1960 by saxophonist Steve Lacy.

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  16. Lana Del Rey, Courtney Love set for Endless Summer Tour in 2015Read the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Los Angeles Times

    Lana Del Rey, the polarizing torch-pop singer with a head full of ideas about celebrity's dangerous allure, will tour next year with Courtney Love, the indefatigable grunge survivor who's spent the past quarter-century living out those ideas. The Black Keys play a sold-out show at the Forum on Nov. 6. Marquis Hill of Chicago won this year's International Jazz Trumpet Competition at Thelonious Monk Institute's annual All Star Gala at the Dolby Theatre on Nov. 9. Marquis Hill of Chicago won this year's International Jazz Trumpet Competition at Thelonious Monk Institute's annual All Star Gala at the Dolby Theatre on Nov. 9. Kyp Malone of TV on the Radio performs at the intimate Pappy & Harriet's on Oct. 25 in Pioneertown.

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  17. Jazz pianist Fred Hersch conveys medical perilRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Boston.com

    ... sometimes as orchestral breaks or solos by Hersch and his 11-piece ensemble. There's a dream about Thelonious Monk that takes off on the Monk tune "I Mean You"; a comical patter song that seems to draw on every bad gig Hersch has ever had; music for ...

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  18. Wynton Marsalis, Milwaukee Symphony president talk about musical outreachRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Wynton Marsalis fan club

    ... of young musicians who are working in different contexts. Like CA cile McLorin Salvant, who won the Thelonious Monk competition (in 2010). She's an unbelievable talent. (Salvant is singing with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra at Monday's ...

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  19. SFJAZZ releases new CD - 'SFJAZZ Collective: 10'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Examiner.com

    SFJAZZ has just released a new CD , SFJAZZ Collective : 10 , celebrating the 10th anniversary of the ensemble known as SFJAZZ Collective. Highlighting the best of the group's performances over the past decade, this limited edition CD - available exclusively through SFJAZZ - features compositions by Herbie Hancock, Ornette Coleman, John Coltrane, Thelonious Monk and Stevie Wonder, in arrangements by past and present members of the Collective, as well as original compositions by individual members, again both past and present.

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  20. Kurt Loder on Nat Hentoff, Free Speech, and Free JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... became one of the country's most perceptive critics, championing the work of such now-celebrated players as Thelonious Monk, Miles Davis, and Sonny Rollins. He turned the writing of album-cover liner notes into an art, perfecting this craft for ...

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