Thelonious Monk (Sunday 2.24.13)

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Thelonious Monk (Sunday 2.24.13)

Posted by on Jul 17, 2013

Thelonious Monk was an original voice in the shaping the sound of American music. Both his compositions and his inimitable piano playing continue to confound and resound decades after their inception. In this short feature, Rabbi, historian and jazz musician Neil Blumofe explores how the idiosyncratic nature, presence and genius of Thelonious Monk can influence our perspective on how to develop and maintain creativity and authenticity amidst the unique challenges of our time.