Posts Tagged ‘Thelonious Monk’

A bounch of Jazz quotes and a delightful mix!

A bounch of Jazz quotes and a delightful mix!

What is the true spirit behind Jazz? Let’s try to get an idea through the words of his protagonists. Jazz is a mental attitude rather than a style. It uses [...]

Three Jazz Concerts You Should Definitely Check Out: The Jazz625 Story

Three Jazz Concerts You Should Definitely Check Out: The Jazz625 Story

Getting in the right mood for the Turin Jazz Festival, I want to share with you some amazing concerts I have found on YouTube. Anyway, If it happens to be [...]

Celebrating Bird

Music is your own experience, your own thoughts, your wisdom. If you don’t live it, it won’t come out of your horn. They teach you there’s a boundary line to [...]

Straight No Chaser – Thelonious Monk aka Melodious aka The High Priest of BeBop aka The Mad Monk!

Few days ago I came across this marvellous and very interesting documentary on Thelonious Monk. Monk is a pure genius, a magician, a gifted and unorthodox musician. This footage is [...]