John Beasley's MONK'estra at Purdue UniversityPurdue University, 610 Purdue Mall, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA 8:00pm - 10:00pm
For the 2018 Purdue Jazz Fest, it is an honor to celebrate jazz legend Thelonius Monk's centennial birthday and his undying influence on the form by welcoming John Beasley's MONK'estra. This group brings jazz full circle, translating Monk's work into the large ensemble format with fresh, buoyant arrangements. LOCATION: Purdue University http://johnbeasleymusic.com/monkestra/
John Beasley's MONK'estra at Carmel Center for the ArtsThe Center for the Performing Arts, 1 Center Green, Carmel, IN 46032, USA 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Celebrating Thelonious Monk's centennial year, this 15-piece big band captures the spirit of the great pianist and composer in fresh arrangements flavored with New Orleans spirit, hip-hop and Afro-Cuban rhythms. Founder John Beasley is an award-winning pianist, composer and arranger who has scored hit films and TV shows and has performed with music icons from Miles Davis to Steely Dan. The 2016 debut album, MONK’estra, Volume 1, was lauded as “some of the most mesmerizing big band music of recent memory” by International Review of Music. For Tickets: http://thecenterfortheperformingarts.org/tickets/production.aspx?PID=6238 http://johnbeasleymusic.com/event/carmel-center-for-the-arts-monkestra/
Tom Luer with the Butler University Faculty Rhythm SectionButler University, 4600 Sunset Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46208, USA 1:00pm - 2:00pm
One hour performance set for Butler Youth Jazz Program Students with BU faculty rhythm section. 90 minute workshop with Butler University Jazz Combo to follow.
John Beasley's MONK'estra in ChicagoChicago Symphony Center, 220 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60604, USA 8:00pm - 10:30pm
24th annual Symphony Center Jazz Series presents MONK’estra with Gregoire Maret
John Beasley's MONK'estra @ Walt Disney Hall, Los Angeles8:00pm - 10:00pm
ABOUT THIS PERFORMANCE
Experience Thelonious Monk’s timeless music in a unique cinematic-concert performance featuring multi-GRAMMY®-nominated John Beasley’s big band MONK’estra, rare film footage of Monk, a spoken word performance of Monk’s philosophy of life and music, and brilliant vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater.
Programs, artists, dates, times, prices and availability subject to change.
Tom Luer and Project Popular at Laguna Beach Live6:00pm - 9:00pm
Date: Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM
891 Laguna Canyon Road
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
Map & Directions
Phone: (949) 715-9713
https://lagunabeachlive. tix.com/Event.aspx?EventCode= 1016869