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As we all know there are no live gigs taking place in the immediate future. However, any links to jazz streaming that are deemed suitable - i.e. with a professional approach - will be considered for posting.

Friday, June 12, 2009

Monk @ Town Hall - the Charles Tolliver Tentet

Our favourite poetess, lyricist, vocalesee, Angela J. Elliott has kindly pointed me in the direction of this jazz site which includes a recreation of Monk's Town Hall Concert by the Charles Tolliver Tentet. 87 minutes in a Monastery garden of delights. Click here. Don't be deterred by the long-winded pre-music talk - the wait is worthwhile.
Lance.
PS: Stanley Cowell comes out of the blue mist as Monk.

2 comments :

Russell said...

Hi Lance

Well worth a listen. Marcus Strickland on tenor was impressive.

Russell

Lance said...

The original 1959 concert is free on Spotify.

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