Thelonious Monk

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Noun1.Thelonious Monk - United States jazz pianist who was one of the founders of the bebop style (1917-1982)Thelonious Monk - United States jazz pianist who was one of the founders of the bebop style (1917-1982)
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There is no insincerity in Monk's application of his varied of interests, hobbies and profession, and although a jazz career like that of Thelonious Monk may be out of the question, music could still be a future pathway for Cyrus.
MOST PEOPLE would never realize that I am closer to Thelonious Monk than to any other artist," writes Wadada Leo Smith in the liner notes for his latest album, Solo: Reflections and Meditations on Monk.
Sci-fi scenarios draw from a gumbo of influences and allow Segal to devise dissonant and disorientating backdrops in which the spirits of writers John Wyndham and William Burroughs, plus jazz giants Pharoah Sanders and Thelonious Monk are summoned.
Don't miss the new posts on Florida's Dual Enrollment program, Cleveland's Project Lead the Way program, and Pennsylvania's National Reentry Week visit, as well as the agency's Student Art Exhibit Program shows: the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz, Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC), and MCEC and Prince William County, Virginia, Schools.
The music was a compilation of five eras: the Early Years, 1920s-1930s, by artists and composers Scott Joplin, George Gershwin, Coleman Hawkins, Louie Armstrong, Fats Waller, Duke Ellington and Ella Fitzgerald; the 1940s-1950s Standards or the music of Cole Porter, Alberto Dominguez, Glenn Miller, Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, Thelonious Monk, Billy Holiday, Clifford Brown, Nat King Cole, Frank Sinatra and Miles Davis; the 1960s-1970s Modern Pop Era with Aretha Franklin, Motown, Elvis Presley, Sarah Vaughan, Sergio Mendes and Chick Corea; 1980s-1990s pop, featuring the music of Billy Joel, Lou Rawls, Wynton Marsalis, Michael Jackson, Michael Buble and Madonna; and the present era of Diana Krall, Norah Jones, Cassandra Wilson and Pharrell Williams.
They are The Complete Columbia Live Albums Collection from Thelonious Monk (5 CDs) and The Columbia Studio Albums Collection 1959-1961 (10 CDs) from Duke Ellington.
As well as the aforementioned, the likes of Oscar Peterson, Duke Ellington, John Coltrane and Thelonious Monk were voted into the top 10, from a list of 50 shortlisted musicians drawn up by a panel of BBC jazz presenters, Jazz FM presenters, jazz musicians, critics, and journalists.
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.
In the book, Johnson describes the challenges that the 85 year old Jordan has faced in her life, from her early years in a Pennsylvania coal mining town to her rise as a bebop singer in Detroit and New York City during the 1950s, then rising to become a recording artist and performer under the influence of jazz giants such as Charlie Parker, George Russell, Lennie Tristano, Charles Mingus, Sonny Rollins and Thelonious Monk.
We can expect to hear compositions by John Coltrane, Thelonious Monk and John Taylor.
Prior to joining Brown Harris Stevens in 2007, Palance worked as a financial analyst in the music industry servicing the accounts of Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk, and Norah Jones, and was ultimately promoted to handle the entire Capital Records repertoire and Beatles catalogue.