This October, join Jazz at Lincoln Center for their fourth annual Thelonious Monk Festival. Throughout three venues, you’ll hear diverse interpretations of music by this genius composer and pianist’s compositions performed by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis, Russell Hall, Barry Harris, Mike LeDonne, and more.
Thelonious Monk Festival October 25‐27
The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra Plays Monk Oct 25‐27, 8pm Rose Theater The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis perform brand new arrangements of Monk’s music.
Monk’s Dream Oct 26‐27, 7pm & 9:30pm The Appel Room In this one‐of‐a‐kind Thelonious Monk celebration, bassist Russell Hall leads a band as eclectic and full of life as Monk’s music. These performances will be particularly special, as living legend and Monk’s close personal friend Barry Harris joins on piano.
Mostly Monk: Mike LeDonne Trio Oct 26‐27, 7:30pm & 9:30pm Dizzy’s Club Coca‐Cola Featuring pianist Mike LeDonne, bassist Peter Washington, and drummer Lewis Nash.