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  1. 4/22/18: Today's Top 15 Tips: SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Nippertown!

    ... Brad Mehldau. Along with bassist Larry Grenadier and drummer Jeff Ballard , the trio is at home performing Thelonious Monk classics, American Songbook standards, as well as contemporary tunes and original works. 7:30pm. $34.50. MUSIC : Martin Carthy ...

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  2. T.S. Monk Sextet To Perform At WesleyanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CTNow.com

    Drummer, bandleader and educator T.S. Monk has spent much of his life extending and celebrating the considerable legacy of his father, the jazz composer and pianist Thelonious Monk. Few figures have shaped jazz so profoundly.

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  3. Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz performs at Roosevelt High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSFY

    Fine Arts coordinators say students will have the opportunity to better understand what jazz music is and what it means for to the country.

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  4. Eight Reasons to Stop Whining and Love Record Store DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... disc of instrumentals, a fitting addition for an album that's been sampled in countless hiphop tracks. a Thelonious Monk, Monk -There are a lot of good jazz reissues to pick up, including one from Ornette Coleman and several from Sun Ra, but since I ...

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  5. Richardson Chamber Players Explore "Voices of America"Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Town Topics

    ... York native Alvin Singleton's compositional style is rooted in the 20th-century jazz of Herbie Hancock and Thelonious Monk, as well as Singleton's compositional studies with Roger Sessions and Milton Babbitt. He based the one-movement Chariot is ...

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  6. Of a Cat at the Window and Cecil Taylor's World of SoundRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Town Topics

    ... I can think of, and yet his fingers never fall into the cracks, you never hear those minor seconds that Thelonious Monk made famous," and "the fact that he will play something totally mind-bending and then he will do it exactly the same way, so you ...

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  7. The Prodigal Duck: Legendary folk guitarist Richard Royall...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | Style Weekly

    ... an almost equal number of instructional finger-style guitar DVDs, the versatile Baker has released albums of Thelonious Monk arrangements for acoustic guitar alongside collections of Irish fiddle music. He may also be the only person on earth to ...

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  8. Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer Prize for musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Newsday

    ... respect. The Pulitzer board has awarded special honors to Bob Dylan, Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane and Hank Williams, but a popular figure like Lamar has never won the prize for music. In 1997, Wynton Marsalis ...

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  9. Commercial and critical darling Kendrick Lamar wins PulitzerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | The Columbian

    ... respect. The Pulitzer board has awarded special honors to Bob Dylan, Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane and Hank Williams, but a popular figure like Lamar has never won the prize for music. In 1997, Wynton Marsalis ...

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  10. Rachel Platten bombs anthem; rapper wins Pulitzer; Bhad Bhabie TV show; more: BuzzRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 2 | The Post-Standard

    ... , other musicians who received special Pulitzer honors include Bob Dylan, Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, Thelonious Monk and Hank Williams. "Cash Me Outside" girl Danielle Bregoli is expanding her brand with a reality TV show. The 15-year-old ...

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  11. Rapper Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer Prize for musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Sentinel

    ... the 2011 album The Pulitzer board has awarded special honors to Bob Dylan, Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane and Hank Williams, but a popular figure like Lamar has never won the prize for music. In 1997, Wynton Marsalis ...

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  12. Rapper wins rare PulitzerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Journal Gazette

    ... win $15,000. The Pulitzer board has awarded special honors to Bob Dylan, Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane and Hank Williams, but a popular figure like Lamar has never won the prize for music. In 1997, Wynton Marsalis ...

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  13. Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer for - DAMN'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Detroit News

    ... respect. The Pulitzer board has awarded special honors to Bob Dylan, Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane and Hank Williams, but a popular figure like Lamar has never won the prize for music. In 1997, Wynton Marsalis ...

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  14. Kendrick Lamar becomes first rapper to win Pulitzer PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | South China Morning Post

    ... critical respect. The Pulitzer board has awarded special honours to Dylan, Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane and Hank Williams, but a popular figure like Lamar has never won the prize for music. In 1997, Wynton Marsalis ...

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  15. Pulitzer Prize Winners 2018: Full listRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | The Times of India

    The Pulitzer board has awarded special honors to Bob Dylan, Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane and Hank Williams, but a popular figure like Lamar has never won the prize for music. In 1997, Wynton Marsalis became the first jazz act to win the Pulitzer Prize for music.

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  16. Kendrick Lamara s a DAMNa wins Pulitzer Prize for music, the first rapper to win the awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Pasadena Star-News

    ... respect. The Pulitzer board has awarded special honors to Bob Dylan, Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane and Hank Williams, but a popular figure like Lamar has never won the prize for music. In 1997, Wynton Marsalis ...

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  17. Kendrick Lamar Makes History With Pulitzer Prize Win for DAMN.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | E! Online

    ... board has given out special honors to famous musicians Bob Dylan , Duke Ellington , George Gershwin , Thelonious Monk , John Coltrane and Hank Williams , but never a rapper and never in the music category. In addition to several other winners, Mia ...

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  18. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Esbjorn SvenssonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | All About Jazz

    ... and fog-machines in their live shows, which gets a whole audience to sing-a-long with jazz-standards as eg. Thelonious Monk\'s "Bemsha Swing"... Read more. I was first exposed to jazz through my high school music teacher. I met Reid Anderson from ...

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  19. Alcorn Jazz Fest looking to bring music to younger generationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 15 | Vicksburg Post

    ... including composers such as Antonio Carlos Jobim, Bud Powell and Stevie Wonder, and Bill Evans and Thelonious Monk. One object of the festival, director Dr. David C. Miller said, is to increase the awareness and appreciation of jazz in the area. "I ...

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  20. View B's Bees's All About Jazz profileRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 15 | All About Jazz

    Montreal group B`s Bees is a hard swinging jazz outfit that brings a high energy interpretation to the music of past masters such as Thelonious Monk, Horace Silver, Woody Shaw, Wayne Shorter, Charles Mingus and more..... In 2012, they wowed over at 800 people at their debut at the Montreal International Jazz Festival. Comprised of six members, they are known for their individual and their collective talents.

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