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  1. T.S. Monk Signs With UAARead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Mi2n

    ... he is an internationally acclaimed jazz drummer, composer, bandleader, and vocalist. The son of jazz legend Thelonious Monk, T.S. Monk has paved his own path to success, inspiring a new generation of jazz enthusiasts with his innovative and ...

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  2. Celebrity Buzz: Eminem raps he'll 'punch Lana Del Rey in the face twice like Ray Rice'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | TBD.com

    ... him? By the time he appeared Sunday night to accept an award at the all-star gala presented annually by the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz, the former president had been described by no less an authority than Quincy Jones as "the real deal." ...

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  3. Bill Clinton is lauded at all-star jazz gala. But he left his sax at home.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Los Angeles Times

    Former President Bill Clinton receives an award and is flanked by Thelonious Monk Jr., left, Quincy Jones and Herbie Hancock. Former President Bill Clinton receives an award and is flanked by Thelonious Monk Jr., left, Quincy Jones and Herbie Hancock.

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  4. FESTIVAL: Thelonious Monk Institute Competition and Gala, Saturday and SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | All About Jazz

    Returning to Los Angeles for the first time since 2008, this annual competition of young jazz artists this year focuses on the trumpet with 13 contestants vying for not just a $25,000 scholarship, but a boost in notoriety as well. Previous winners such as Ambrose Akinmusire and Ben Williams have gone on to become inspired recording artists, and the field will be winnowed down to three finalists at UCLA's Schoenberg Hall on Saturday in a free show that starts at noon.

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  5. The Thelonious Monk Intrnational Jazz Trumpet Competition Gala: ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Examiner.com

    ... for me it worked out pretty well." Following the award presentation to President Clinton by Herbie Hancock , Thelonious Monk Jr. and Quincy Jones the incomparable Dianne Reeves teamed with saxophone legend Wayne Shorter for George and Ira Gershwin's ...

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  6. All-star cast honors Clinton for jazz advocacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    This Nov. 9, 2014 photo released by the Thelonious Monk Institute Of Jazz shows, President Bill Clinton, left, and Herbie Hancock after Clinton was presented with the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz's honorary Founder's Award in Los Angeles.

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  7. All-star concert honors 'frustrated jazz musician' Bill Clinton for his jazz advocacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Star Tribune

    This Nov. 9, 2014 photo released by the Thelonious Monk Institute Of Jazz shows, President Bill Clinton, left, and Herbie Hancock after Clinton was presented with the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz's honorary Founder's Award in Los Angeles. Clinton was presented with the award at an all-star concert Sunday night.

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  8. All-star cast honors Clinton for jazz advocacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Humboldt Beacon

    Former President Bill Clinton spoke out on behalf of "frustrated jazz musicians" like himself as he accepted an honorary award for his decades of jazz advocacy. Clinton was presented the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz's Maria Fisher Founder's Award on Sunday during an all-star gala concert at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles.

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  9. All-star cast honors Clinton for jazz Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Albany Times Union

    This Nov. 9, 2014 photo released by the Thelonious Monk Institute Of Jazz shows, President Bill Clinton, left, and Herbie Hancock after Clinton was presented with the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz's honorary Founder's Award in Los Angeles. Clinton was presented with the award at an all-star concert Sunday night.

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  10. All-star concert honours 'frustrated jazz musician' Bill Clinton for his jazz advocacyRead the original story

    Monday Nov 10 | Lifestyles

    Clinton, a saxophone player, was presented the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz's honorary Founder's Award at an all-star concert Sunday night in Los Angeles that included performances by Pharrell Williams and John Mayer as well as jazz stars Herbie Hancock and Wayne Shorter. Clinton said he supports the Monk Institute's efforts to introduce jazz programs in schools, joking that "sometimes frustrated jazz musicians end up with another life that works out pretty well."

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  11. Dallas Zoo's new baby giraffe has a name: KopanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | ReporterHerald.com

    ... out on behalf of "frustrated jazz musicians" like himself. Clinton, a saxophone player, was presented the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz's honorary Founder's Award at an all-star concert Sunday night in Los Angeles that included performances by ...

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  12. Robert Plant squashed Led Zeppelin reunion? His rep says that's 'rubbish'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... out on behalf of "frustrated jazz musicians" like himself. Clinton, a saxophone player, was presented the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz's honorary Founder's Award at an all-star concert Sunday night in Los Angeles that included performances by ...

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  13. NYC weighs transgender changes to birth recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... out on behalf of "frustrated jazz musicians" like himself. Clinton, a saxophone player, was presented the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz's honorary Founder's Award at an all-star concert Sunday night in Los Angeles that included performances by ...

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  14. Jason Aldean's new album pulled off SpotifyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Townsend Times

    ... out on behalf of "frustrated jazz musicians" like himself. Clinton, a saxophone player, was presented the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz's honorary Founder's Award at an all-star concert Sunday night in Los Angeles that included performances by ...

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  15. Lamott offers healing words in 'Small Victories'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Townsend Times

    ... out on behalf of "frustrated jazz musicians" like himself. Clinton, a saxophone player, was presented the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz's honorary Founder's Award at an all-star concert Sunday night in Los Angeles that included performances by ...

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  16. Dean Foods and Toll Brothers are big market moversRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... out on behalf of "frustrated jazz musicians" like himself. Clinton, a saxophone player, was presented the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz's honorary Founder's Award at an all-star concert Sunday night in Los Angeles that included performances by ...

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  17. Jared Leto to play the Joker?Read the original story

    Monday Nov 10 | Breckenridge American

    ... out on behalf of "frustrated jazz musicians" like himself. Clinton, a saxophone player, was presented the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz's honorary Founder's Award at an all-star concert Sunday night in Los Angeles that included performances by ...

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  18. New Taylor Swift video: "Blank Space" finds her wielding ax, tormenting ex-boyfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Breckenridge American

    ... out on behalf of "frustrated jazz musicians" like himself. Clinton, a saxophone player, was presented the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz's honorary Founder's Award at an all-star concert Sunday night in Los Angeles that included performances by ...

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  19. Pharrell, John Mayer & More Salute Bill Clinton's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Billboard

    Herbie Hancock , Kevin Spacey , Quincy Jones and a litany of major jazz musicians saluted President Bill Clinton on Sunday at L.A.'s Dolby Theater for his efforts in using jazz as a diplomatic force over the last 25 years. Clinton, whom Hancock introduced as "the commander in chief of swing," received the Thelonious Monk Institute's Maria Fisher Founder's Award for his contributions to the perpetuation of jazz music and the global expansion of jazz and music education in schools.

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  20. Vaca woman arrested after wrong-way crash on Bay BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | The Reporter

    ... out on behalf of "frustrated jazz musicians" like himself. Clinton, a saxophone player, was presented the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz's honorary Founder's Award at an all-star concert Sunday night in Los Angeles that included performances by ... 2 comments