Jazz Appreciation Month: Featuring Thelonious Monk
Jazz genius Thelonius Monk was born October 10, 1917. He was an improvsational master and composer. He's the second-most-recorded jazz composer after Duke Ellington, which is particularly remarkable as Ellington composed more than a thousand pieces, whereas Monk wrote about 70! We're celebrating his music and impact on these channels.
The enigmatic, challenging, and revolutionary Thelonious Monk