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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He played with Thelonious Monk, James Moody, Sonny Stitt and others in the bebop era and made two albums with bebop pianist, Elmo Hope, and ex Wilberforce Collegians bandmate, saxophonist, Frank Foster.
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He is also the chairman of the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz, which is a leading non-profit organization that produces, promotes and plans International Jazz Day.
John Coltrane, Miles Davis, and AaAeAeA Thelonious Monk a most known for their jazzy swing music, but their AaAeAeA compositions easi lend themselves to an AaAeAeA interpretation with Latin tinge.
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.
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.
"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.
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.