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Monk Centennial Celebration

  • Ford Theatre 2580 Cahuenga Boulevard East Los Angeles, CA, 90068 United States (map)

Artistic Director:  John Beasley

Monk's Afro-Cuban Dream 

adding the clave to Carmen McRae's "Carmen sings Monk,” featuring Dee Dee Bridgewater on vocals,  Brian Lynch on trumpet, Conrad Herwig on trombone, Manuel Valera on piano, Ruben Rodriguez on bass, Richie Flores on conga and Robby Ameen on drums. 

Monk DJ Style

with performances by DJ Logic, Mark de Clive-Lowe,  Deantoni Parks and Steve Lehman slicing and sampling Monk through John Beasley's MONK’estra’s imaginative arrangements.

Later Event: October 5
Metal Jazz Night