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  1. Tigran Hamasyan: Shadow TheaterRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | All About Jazz

    ... Armenia. Having performed since the age of three, gained acclaimed in Europe and won first place at the 2006 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Piano Competition, there's never been a question of his abilities. He shines in a traditional jazz trio ...

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  2. 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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  3. Jazz masters evoke joy, sadness on duet CDRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Daily Herald

    ... 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." The sadness comes ...

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  4. Cécile McLorin Salvant to Perform at WHBPAC, 8/10Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... artist. The buzz began almost immediately after she walked away as the youngest winner of the prestigious Thelonious Monk International Jazz Vocals Competition in 2010. In no time, she was touring with Wynton Marsalis & the Jazz at Lincoln Center ...

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  5. Eric Wyatt - Borough of KingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Something Else! Reviews

    A lot of musicians like to boast they live in Brooklyn; Eric Wyatt was born and raised there and as the son of a sax player, Wyatt grew up knowing his Dad's friends, such of Thelonious Monk, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Gary Bartz and Sonny Rollins, who is Wyatt's godfather.

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

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Jackson Sun

    ... 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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  7. 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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  8. What to do in the BerkshiresRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... at age 13. He returns to the Berkshires for his first gig after just finishing a two-year program with the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Performance at UCLA, in which only seven musicians were accepted. On Saturday night, he'll play in a trio ...

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  9. Encores & Curtain CallsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | The Recorder

    ... "Opening" (2005), and "Center of the Art" (live solo recording 2012.) He is currently studying at the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Performance at UCLA. He graduated from the Manhattan School of Music with a Bachelor of Music degree in jazz ...

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  10. Curtain calls: Lesher Center's 2014 jazz series coming upRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... Karrin Allyson. Performing at 5 and 8 p.m., Allyson will sing her way through the Gershwins, Cole Porter, Thelonious Monk, Dizzy Gillespie and other classics. Vocalist and jazz guitarist John Pizzarelli follows on Aug. 9, with the Clayton Brothers ...

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  11. Pop Art by Robert Christgau: In It for the ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... isn't exactly why I've stuck at it. As a recovering English major who was deep into Beckett , Antonioni and Thelonious Monk , I started writing about rock and roll under the influence of Pop painters like Andy Warhol and Tom Wesselmann, whose ...

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  12. A Sax Trio Taps Tradition While Thriving In The PresentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | National Public Radio

    Melissa Aldana, who became the first female instrumentalist and first South American musician to win the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Saxophone Competition last fall, is not the average talent-contest winner.

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  13. Pop Art By Robert Christgau:The Delight of Jason Derulo's 'Talk Dirty'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Billboard

    ... isn't exactly why I've stuck at it. As a recovering English major who was deep into Beckett, Antonioni, and Thelonious Monk, I started writing about rock and roll under the influence of Pop painters like Andy Warhol and Tom Wesselmann, whose ...

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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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