At Harlem Stage: Monkmania, A Centennial Tribute to Thelonious Monk

When:
December 1, 2017 all-day America/New York Timezone
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Where:
150 Convent Ave
New York, NY 10031
USA

At Harlem Stage:

Monkmania, A Centennial Tribute to Thelonious Monk

Friday, December 1 at 7:30 pm

Tickets: $20

The MSM MONK’estra Ensemble, with students from Manhattan School of Music’s Jazz Arts program, led by guest conductor/arranger John Beasley, will perform arrangements from Beasley’s MONK’estra project, which “reinvents Thelonious Monk for the 21st century” ( LA Weekly). This tribute to the legendary composer and pianist features virtuoso jazz violinist and MacArthur Fellow Regina Carter, whose soulfulness and musical curiosity are boundless.

Featuring special guest soloist Regina Carter, Violin; John Beasley, Guest Conductor and Arranger; and The MSM Monk’estra Ensemble!

Learn more here at the official site…

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