Thelonious Monk The Life And Times Of An American Original -

thelonious monk pianist songwriter biography - synopsis thelonious monk is one of the greatest jazz musicians of all time and one of first creators of modern jazz and bebop for much of his career monk played with small groups at milton s, thelonious monk plays duke ellington wikipedia - thelonious monk plays duke ellington is an album by jazz pianist thelonious monk that was released by riverside in 1955 the album contains monk s versions of songs by duke ellington the album was reissued by riverside on march 27 2007 in the united states and on april 16 2007 in the united kingdom, list of compositions by thelonious monk wikipedia - 0 9 52nd street theme a contrafact based loosely on rhythm changes in c and was copyrighted by monk under the title nameless on april 1944 the tune was also called bip bop by monk and he claims that the tune s latter title was the origin of the genre defining name bebop it quickly became popular as an opening and closing tune on the clubs on 52nd street on manhattan where dizzy, thelonious monk wikip dia - thelonious monk 10 octobre 1917 17 f vrier 1982 est un pianiste et compositeur de jazz am ricain c l bre pour son style d improvisation ainsi que pour avoir crit de nombreux standards de jazz, jazz home ken burns pbs org - filmmaker ken burns tells the story of jazz the quintessential american art form the 10 part series follows the growth and development of jazz music from the gritty streets of new orleans to, biographies of jazz musicians 42explore - biographies of jazz musicians this 42explore project page contains hundreds of biography sites for jazz singers and musicians but you may also want to visit the main site jazz music also from eduscapes selected biography sites jazz greats digital exhibits from the institute of jazz studies rutgers university libraries, event calendar smithsonian institution - talks tours performances and more at the smithsonian s museums and zoo, if you love the marvelous mrs maisel you ll love these - the first season of amazon s the marvelous mrs maisel about a brassy 1950s housewife turned stand up comic debuted last fall to swoony reviews including one from the the times which