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27
Thelonious Monk's Jazz Legacy
On Point, Tuesday, October 27, 2009 at 0am
Robin Kelley discusses Thelonious Monk: The Life and Times of an American Original.

Jazz great Thelonious Monk had a genius for unusual and daring composition, for confounding and delighting the world. He did things with rhythm, melody and chords that had never quite been heard before. Hip America swooned for his music and for his myth: the mystical, elusive “George Washington of bebop.” From the 1940s to the 1970s and beyond, the myth of Monk nearly overshadowed the man. But his music rolls on. A new biography from Robin Kelley tells the story of the music and the man — of Coltrane and Chopin and genius and Monk. (Shortride)… (more)

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