Monk at 92

MonkFriday October 9 5:00–9:00 PM

World Financial Center Winter Garden
200 Vesey Street New York, NY 10281

Characterized by his improvisational style and elaborate compositions, Thelonious Monk was a herald of bebop and one of the most prolific innovators of jazz. This mini-marathon, part of an annual series which counts down to Monk’s 100th birthday, features several illustrious master pianists including:

Randy Weston, Aaron Diehl, Emilio Solla, Clarice Assad, Christian Sands, Armen Donelian, Harold O’ Neal, Emmet Cohen, Gerald Clayton, Osmany Paredes, Elio Villafranca, Geri Allen, Junior Mance, Armand Hirsch and very special guest, South Africa’s Zim Ngqawana Quartet. (Source)