Thelonious Monk Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Adrian Iaies -- Buenos Aires Jazz.15 International FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | All About Jazz

    ... trim. At its best, the 800 seat space renders an overly bright, often brittle sound. Opening the set with Thelonious Monk's "We See," it took the engineer a while to zero in on a workable balance, with better definition of the bass. Thereafter it ...


  2. Turner Sims new music chosen for New Music Biennial 2017 NEW music...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Daily Echo

    ... jazz artists including composer 'Tadd' Dameron, singer Ella Fitzgerald, trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie, pianist Thelonious Monk, drummer Buddy Rich and percussionist Mongo Santamaria, Peter will take inspiration from the motifs found in these artists' ...


  3. Celtic Connections review: Freeland Barbour: The Music and the Land, Old Fruitmarket, GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Sunday Herald

    ... were sobering moments also in special guest Martin Carthy's cameo as he sang songs for the fallen but this Thelonious Monk of the guitar's reading of the Harry Line Theme, as with Barbour and Cunningham's squeeze box summit meeting, emphatically ...


  4. Bubblin' Up: ClovisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | XLR8R

    ... their way into the Clovis sound-there's even a track called "Monk Enthusiast" (in honor of pianist-composer Thelonious Monk ) on his SoundCloud page. My dad was a huge jazz fan, Clovis recalls. "I heard a lot of jazz early on, and even though I ...


  5. Record review: Al Strong's LoveStrong Vol. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Independent Weekly

    ... threshold of Afrobeat ecstasy. "Here we go, horns," he announces back, parading his horn section through the Thelonious Monk standard. Together, they unite New Orleans second lines and Nigerian funk licks, closing an international jazz gap. The ...


  6. Would you trade Favors?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | SLC Dunk

    Derrick Favors is my favorite Jazz player (besides Thelonious Monk). He is demonstrably our best player. However, that doesn't mean much if he's not on the court. If he can't reliably give us 70 games per year, he might be more valuable as a trade ...


  7. Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra announces world tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Brandon Sun

    ... 11 in Wellington. The big band will draw from a repertoire of more than 75 arrangements, including tunes by Thelonious Monk, classic Blue Note Records recordings by Herbie Hancock, Lee Morgan and others, and selections from its 2015 release, "Live ...


  8. Joe Lasqo resumes his solo piano residency at PianoFightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 |

    ... along with other major "usual suspects," such as Ornette Coleman, Charles Mingus, and (of course) Thelonious Monk. However, Lasqo will also use his residency to introduce the fresh compositions of many of the particularly inventive Bay Area jazz ...


  9. StLJN Saturday Video Showcase: Winter/spring 2016 jazz preview, part 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... in NYC, is a 2009 graduate of Berklee College of Music whose career got a big boost when she won the 2013 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Saxophone Competition. In the first video up above, you can see Aldana, bassist Pablo Menares, and drummer ...


  10. The concert that sparked Civil Rights movement relivedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 |

    ... sparked the Civil Rights movement." Dr. Robin Kelley, UCLA Distinguished Professor of history and author of Thelonious Monk: The Life and Times of an American Original, will present a historical perspective on Marian Anderson, her 1939 concert and ...


  11. Nick Phillips & Jenny Maybee Present "Haiku" - Bolstered By Pianist / ...Read the original story

    Jan 9, 2016 | Mi2n

    ... 3. INTERSTELLAR (Jenny Maybee) 5:18 4. THE MEANING OF THE BLUES (Bobby Troup-Leah Worth) 5:33 5. BLUE MONK (Thelonious Monk) 4:55 6. THE SETTING SUN (Jenny Maybee) 4:03 7. AUTUMN MOON (Paul Eastburn-Jenny Maybee-Nick Phillips) 2:16 8. WINTER ...


  12. Azerbaijani Princess of Jazz to perform in GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Today.Az

    ... beginning of her creative work. At the age of just 17, she won the competition of pianists named after Thelonious Monk in Washington. In Europe she gained titles of the 'Eastern diva', 'Scheherazade at the piano' and 'Princess of Jazz'. After the ...


  13. Jazz Sensation Justin Kauflin Coming to The WallisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 |

    ... Award, being voted "Jazz Artist of the Year" in VEER Magazine, being selected as a semifinalist in the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Piano Competition, and joining legendary music icon Quincy Jones on his 2013 and 2014 World Tours. The Wallis ...


  14. New music spotlight: Jason MarsalisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | WWOZ

    ... Sleepy Time Down South' reworked as 'The South Is Asleep.' He also twists 'Didn't He Ramble' as played by Thelonious Monk into a delightful 'Didn't Monk Ramble.' A beautiful version of 'Indian Red' sits happily in the middle of the record. ...


  15. Saxophonist/Composer Russ Nolan's 'Sanctuary from the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 |

    ... as we gave them. I believe it's our best effort to date." The program opens with a striking reworking of Thelonious Monk's "Green Chimneys," keyed to bata drum and New Orleans second line accents. On the title song, mambo and straight-ahead funk ...


  16. Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of NW Children's Theater &...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 |

    ... Miles Davis -inspired trumpet strains of Kevin Michael -Moore's Caterpillar, to a mad-cap tea party evoking Thelonious Monk and Ornette Coleman. Rounding out the cast is Portland's own jazz icon Marilyn Keller, pulling double duty as the Queen of ...


  17. Revolutionary Snake Ensemble's Mardi Gras Show @RBar on Fat Tuesday -- Feb. 9, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | PR Log

    ... category. Godwin Louis, based in New York City, is a graduate of the prestigious Thelonious Monk Institute for Jazz Performance and has been a finalist in the Thelonious Monk Institute Sax Competition. He joins RSE between ...


  18. BWW Preview: Ucpac in Rahway Launches Jazz Club 1/17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 |

    ... Billie Holiday Songbook on March 5; Groove Explorations on April 17; Latin Vibes on May 8; and The Music of Thelonious Monk on June 5. Each week a different local restaurant will be providing a complimentary selection of their tasting menu to all ...


  19. Two 2015 solo albums make the best case for pianist Uwe ObergRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | Chicago Reader

    ... them, Oberg deftly mixes original pieces with inventive interpretations of works by jazz iconoclasts-Lacy, Thelonious Monk, Ornette Coleman, John Coltrane, Charles Mingus, Carla Bley, and Annette Peacock. He's fully digested jazz history and brings ...


  20. Baltimore homicide victim No. 212 once stole my carRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | The Baltimore Sun

    Thelonious Monk was one of Baltimore's 344 homicide victims in 2015 - No. 212 by most counts.