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United States jazz pianist who was one of the founders of the bebop style (1917-1982)

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Thelonius Monk se acerco a Coltrane y le dijo: "No tienes por que soportar eso, ?
Of Ebony Embers: Vignettes of the Harlem Renaissance'' explores the life of the African-American artists who helped shaped the period, including poets Langston Hughes, Countee Cullen and Claude McKay, painter Aaron Douglas and musicians Duke Ellington, Jelly Roll Morton, Billy Strayhorn, Thelonius Monk and Charles Mingus.
Beirut's Arthur Satyan Acoustic Ensemble will do a gig of tunes by Satyan and Thelonius Monk, with special guest Avo Tutunjian on alto sax.
Algoritmos musicales, ritmos armonizados, armonias ritmicas, reggaes deconstruidos y analisis y homenajes procesados a Erick Satie y Thelonius Monk son parte de las islas sonoras de Lach, quien cuenta el porque del titulo de su primera produccion discografica:
Suppose their lives quiver like Thelonius Monk fingers
Every musician from Django Reinhardt to Thelonius Monk knows you can riff wildly inside a jazz motif, but ignore chord progressions and key changes, and you're playing noise, not music.
I like to think of my artworks as similar to the music of Thelonius Monk.
In this contribution to the history of jazz and the avant garde arts scene in New York, NY, music historian Kastin (I Hear America Singing) traces the life and patron role of heiress Pannonica ("Nica") Rothschild de Koenigswarter (1913-1988) in the careers of such jazz greats as Thelonius Monk and Charlie Parker (who died in her hotel suite).
The recital, at pounds 5, will include songs by John Coltrane, George Gershwin, Herbie Hancock and Thelonius Monk.
photo of Thelonius Monk under the lid of a piano at Minton's, New
KEYS, STRINGS, PIPES [jazz concert by Atilla Laszlo (guitar), Lyubomir Denev (piano), Ventsi Blagoev (trumpet, flugelhorn); playing original compositions, Thelonius Monk, Miles David, Eric Satie, Bulgarian folk motifs] June 11, 7pm, hall 9
The incredible supremacy of their performance completely overshadowed the BSB Trio from the Netherlands who played some of the greatest jazz records, including Thelonius Monk, before them.
Por mencionar algunos: Afro Blues de John Coltrane, Round About Midnight de Thelonius Monk y, por supuesto, Days of Wine and Roses del gran Henry Mancini, creador de la musica de filmes tan celebres como La Pantera Rosa, Victor Victoria y otros.
Instead, they treat the whole video like a news show segment, complete with a narrator, quotes from experts and commentary from two guys who have lived in the neighborhood their whole lives -- and remember when Thelonius Monk roamed the streets, "groovin' in his head.