Thelonious Monk Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. 2015-16 Oberon Series to Open with Ghost QuartetRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... seven centuries, with a murderous sister, a treehouse astronomer, a bear, a subway, and the ghost of Thelonious Monk. Dave Malloy (composer/writer, vocals, piano, keyboard, ukulele, percussion) is a composer/ writer/performer/sound designer, whose ...

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  2. A whole lotta more Zep; Miles at NewportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Herald Gazette

    ... debut performance at the Newport Jazz Festival in 1955 -- basically a hastily arranged jam session with Thelonious Monk, Zoot Sims and Gerry Mulligan, with bassist Percy Heath and drummer Connie Kay from the Modern Jazz Quartet, that led to the ...

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  3. San Diego Symphony to debut Jazz@The JacobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... the series. The second features Helen Sung, Eric Reed and Joshua White paying tribute to piano giants Thelonious Monk, Art Tatum and Bud Powell. The lineup for this concert was originally scheduled to also feature Joey Alexander, the 12-year-old ...

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  4. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Oscar PetersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | All About Jazz

    All About Jazz is celebrating Oscar Peterson's birthday today! One of the most admired pianists in jazz, Oscar Peterson has rightfully claimed the same sort of status as earlier greats such as James P. Johnson, Art Tatum, Teddy Wilson, Fats Waller, Thelonious Monk, Bud Powell, and Bill Evans. Possibly the most successful artist produced by Canada, he appeared on well over 200 albums spanning six decades and won numerous awards, including eight Grammys... Read more.

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  5. Ornette Coleman - Friends And Neighbors- Ornette Live At Prince StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | MusicEmissions

    ... which puts Coleman more prominent on the playlist. I'd rather here jazz masters such as Louis Armstrong, Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane, Sonny Rollins and Charlie Parker. Still there's room for this music, too. Something is working with the playing, ...

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  6. Kool & the Gang headline CelebrateErie on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Erie Times News

    ... five," Bell said. "In Elwood, N.Y., where he used to train, there was an apartment building over there, and Thelonious Monk lived there, along with my father and a few other fighters. They became friends. When I was born, he asked to be my ...

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  7. LIVE: The Joey Alexander Trio @ the Music Haven, 8/2/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Nippertown!

    ... such jazz standards as Wayne Shorter's explosive "Footprints," Billy Strayhorn's bittersweet "Lush Life" and Thelonious Monk's solidly swinging "I Mean You," which earned him a rare - and well deserved - mid-show standing ovation. His technique was ...

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  8. David Virelles: GnosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | BlogTO

    ECM recording artist and former Torontonian David Virelles takes Cuban music places it's never been. He is capable of tropically intense polyrhythms and irregular but internally logical phrasing, which befits an artist who came to jazz through Thelonious Monk, Andrew Hill, and Bud Powell.

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  9. Arts NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Sunday Herald

    ... John Burgess and a string quartet, and plays original music and compositions by jazz greats Bill Evans and Thelonious Monk. The Scots Fiddle Festival is inviting talented young fiddlers aged 12 to 18 to take part in a project that will culminate in ...

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  10. Concert Review: Yo Yo Ma, Emanuel Ax superb at TanglewoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | MassLive.com

    ... Ma plays this way because he truly loves music and simply gets lost in the moment on stage, the same way Thelonious Monk or Miles Davis or Jimi Hendrix used to do based on films I've seen of them. That might explain why Ma didn't miss a beat Sunday ...

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  11. UCLA moves forward to formally establish independent Herb Alpert School of MusicRead the original story

    Monday Aug 10 | Holtville Tribune

    ... expanded the Herb Alpert scholarship program and initiated a master of music in jazz in partnership with the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz. Herb Alpert, musician and co-founder of A&M records, first gained fame as the trumpet player and leader ...

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  12. Saturday Nite Live!! Philip Woo and Ashton MooreRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 8 | The Foreign Correspondents' Club of Japan

    ... and Hirai Ken. Philip will be joined by the vibrant young vocalist Ashton Moore, a semifinalist in the 2010 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition, considered the most prestigious jazz competition in the world. Music fans won't want to miss ...

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  13. SF's New Tenderloin Museum: Stories Beyond the GritRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | NBC Bay Area

    ... all devoted to the TL. Visitors could listen to vintage recordings of jazz artists like Miles Davis and Thelonious Monk who recorded live albums in the neighborhood's now defunct Blackhawk Jazz cClub. "The Blackhawk Jazz Club was one of the great, ...

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  14. Gone 'Rogue'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Arkansas Times

    ... the film. The first thing I wrote down was "Shadow Wilson." Shadow Wilson was a jazz drummer. He played with Thelonious Monk and John Coltrane and Sonny Stitt, and he died of a heroin overdose in 1959. Why did I write this down? I won't ruin it for ...

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  15. Tool Gypsies to perform live gypsy jazz Aug. 14 in MiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Cape Gazette

    ... ssist Chris Levey provides the solid and elegant pocket. Fiery gypsy violins, brooding Rumanian story songs, Thelonious Monk, Jacques Brel, flamenco, and Curt Heavey's elegant, intellectual instrumentals, will make

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  16. Eddie Palmieri Orchestra & El Gran Combo to Perform at NJPAC, 9/12Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... who skillfully fuses the rhythm of his Puerto Rican heritage with the complexity of his jazz influences: Thelonious Monk, Herbie Hancock , McCoy Tyner and salsa bandleader Charlie Palmieri, his older brother. An NEA Jazz Master, he was the recipient ...

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  17. Fricke's First Newport Jazz Festival: 5 Standout SetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | RollingStone

    ... Birth of the Cool sessions reentered the ring after a dark sabbatical to kick addiction, illuminating Thelonious Monk 's magnificent ballad "Round 'Midnight" with the composer at the piano. Davis was quickly signed to a major deal with Columbia ...

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  18. A pint-sized pianist with gigantic talentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Albany Times Union

    ... such jazz standards as Wayne Shorter's explosive "Footprints," Billy Strayhorn's bittersweet "Lush Life" and Thelonious Monk's solidly swinging "I Mean You," which earned him a rare - and well deserved - mid-show standing ovation. His technique was ...

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  19. The Egg Announces Four New ShowsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Nippertown!

    ... Wainwright clan. JANE MONHEIT Friday, November 20, 8pm. $34 Since emerging as a finalist in the prestigious Thelonious Monk Institute's vocal competition, Jane Monheit has remained as one of the most captivating jazz singers of her generation. ...

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  20. On Movies: From '60s TV to today's big screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... can sample before you buy. Cruise's special agent Ethan Hunt asks for a John Coltrane album - the one with Thelonious Monk, and Shadow Wilson on drums. That album was released in 1961. "Mission: Impossible," the TV series on which Cruise's ...

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