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  1. Marcus Roberts Trio to teach Redlands Bowl how to grooveRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | Redlands Daily Facts

    Jazz pianist Marcus Robert will bring his eponymous trio to the stage of the Redlands Bowl next week, with a combination of classic standards from jazz greats such as Cole Porter, Thelonious Monk, and George Gershwin, and original tunes from Roberts himself.


  2. Clarinetist Ben Goldberg explores the repertoire of Thelonious MonkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 |

    ... ; and it is similar in nature to Junk Genius , concentrating this time exclusively on ten compositions by Thelonious Monk. Goldberg leads a trio with rhythm provided by Adam Levy on guitar and Smith Dobson on drums. The album title is one of several ...


  3. Review: 'Wicked Knee' quartet, led by drummer Martin, brings...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | TwinCities

    ... and wired to a nine-speaker bass amplifier stack. The next piece was a cleverly re-harmonized version of Thelonious Monk's "Criss-Cross," with Bernstein and Drye trading muted solos over a descending tuba vamp by Rojas. The set also featured more ...


  4. EVENT: MCG Jazz Presents Diverse Talent in the First Part of the 28th SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | All About Jazz

    ... McLorin Salvant arrived at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC to compete in the finals of the 2010 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition, she the youngest finalist. When she walked away with first place in the jazz world's most ...


  5. The High Price that Surveillance Costs the Press and Our DemocracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | The Nation

    ... Blue Note Records from 1956-1957. He was member of the Miles Davis Quintet and also regularly played with Thelonious Monk at the time and combined self-discipline and creativity in a fashion that few have before or since. This set, conceived by ...


  6. What Do Great Musicians Have in Common? DNARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Scientific American

    At age 13, jazz great Thelonious Monk ran into trouble at Harlem's Apollo Theater.


  7. Jazz Education Quote of the WeekRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | The Musings of Kev

    From the Thelonious Monk Institute: "A great teacher is one who realizes that he himself is also a student and whose goal is not dictate the answers, but to stimulate his students creativity enough so that they go out and find the answers themselves."


  8. Goodbye cars: Riverside road now a pedestrian haven in ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Seattle Times

    ... had erupted. Farther along, a 40-member orchestra played compositions from jazz legends Charlie Parker and Thelonious Monk, part of Les Berges' jam-packed calendar of cultural and sporting events. The Floating Garden Niki de Saint Phalle - five ...


  9. Tonight at the Charleston: Mikel Patrick Avery's music for half-size pianoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Chicago Reader

    ... cymbal and a cardboard box. All four tunes are briskly, melodic, and simple, with a tartness that recalls Thelonious Monk. The four tracks are available digitally , but Avery also released them a few months ago on a format as quasi-irrelevant as a ...


  10. Jazz at Peninsula College today . . . and this week's other outdoor concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... professor David Jones, the concert will feature vocalist Robbin Eaves with a 12-piece jazz band. Music by Thelonious Monk, Freddie Hubbard, Mongo Santamaria, Elmo Hope, Oliver Nelson, Johnny Griffin and Oregon will be heard, along with some classic ...


  11. News Briefs - Elwha River film screens today in Port Angeles . . . and other itemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 3 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... rain, the event will move inside the PUB (J Building). Admission is free. Jazz standards and compositions by Thelonious Monk, Freddie Hubbard, Mongo Santamaria, Elmo Hope, Oliver Nelson, Johnny Griffin and Oregon will be performed. Robbin Eaves is ...


  12. Breakthrough with MUSE/IQUE's Keys/Unlocked: The Irresistible Power of PianoRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 31 |

    ... will come together to celebrate breakthrough pianists including Elton John, Mozart, Rachmaninoff, jazz icon Thelonious Monk and Billy Joel. Part Two of this summer's series on Caltech's Beckman Mall Lawn comes alive once more with 10 hands, 50 ...


  13. Read "Thelonious Monk: Genius of Modern Music, Volume 1 - " Blue Note 1510"Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 31 | All About Jazz

    ... but to the thrill of listeners. It was new, but it wasn't a giant leapA-more of an incremental step. Thelonious Monk was there. But it's clear from Genius of Modern Music, Volume 1, that Monk was hearing something very different in his head than ...


  14. Earshot Jazz Festival makes early announcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Seattle Times

    The festival opens with a tribute to Thelonious Monk, on his birthday, with "Monk 10/10," featuring Seattle keyboardists and a 10-piece ensemble conducted by piano man Wayne Horvitz, performing transcriptions of Monk's famous 1959 Town Hall concert.


  15. Out & About: Julio Cort zar+Charlie ParkerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... season. Fragments of Cortzar's works read by Luis Garibotti blended with Charlie Parker, Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk and Dizzy Gillespie's music. With Carlos Michelini on sax and flute, Pablo Raposo on piano and Pablo Tozzi on double bass, guitar, ...


  16. CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: Monday Recommendation: Ahmed Abdul-MalikRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | All About Jazz

    ... bassist Ahmed Abdul-Malik (1927-1993) was born Jonathan Timms in Brooklyn. After working with Art Blakey and Thelonious Monk, among others, Abdul-Malik studied music of other cultures. He was among the first to incorporate Middle Eastern and Indian ...


  17. Steve Khan forges jazz subtextsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 |

    ... is filled with successful collaborations, most notably with the Brecker Bros. Band, Donald Fagen - doing a Thelonious Monk tribute, and Eyewitness, his own band started in 1981 with Anthony Jackson, Steve Jordan, and Manolo Badrena. Khan's appeal is ...


  18. Pharoah Sanders, Dave Douglas Quintet Head Up 26th Earshot Jazz FestRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | The Stranger

    ... will kick off Oct. 10 at Town Hall with a birthday party celebration for influential pianist/composer Thelonious Monk . "Monk, 10/10" will feature 10 of Seattle's premier jazz pianists "performing one solo Monk piece each, followed by a 10-piece ...


  19. Jessica Williams On Piano JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | National Public Radio

    ... 1992, Williams solos on "Why Do I Love You" and joins host McPartland for "Straight, No Chaser" - one of two Thelonious Monk tunes during the session. Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the Community rules and Terms ...


  20. At 60, venerable Newport Jazz Fest looks to the futureRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Cape Cod Times

    ... at Lincoln Center Orchestra are set to perform some of the signature pieces from Newport's storied past by Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane and Miles Davis, among others. NEW YORK - Newport Jazz Festival founder George Wein is more interested in where ...