Jazz Unlimited for October 23, 2016 will be “The Keys and Strings Hour + New Music.” The “Keys and Strings Hour” or jazz without horns will present some compositions of Thelonious Monk played by Tal Farlow, Kenny Barron & Dave Holland, Joe Pass, Organ Monk, Chick Corea, Jacky Terrasson and Chick Corea & Hiromi. New music for October will include St. Louis’ own Sidney Street Shakers, Bill Evans, Mehmet Ali Sanlikol & What’s Next, our own Chris Cheek, Matt Wilson’s Big Happy Family, the Clayton Brothers, Scott Texier, Anthony Branker, the John Stowell/Michael Zilber Quartet and Tom McCormick.
The Slide Show has my photographs of some of the musicians heard on this show.
The Archive for this show will be available until the morning of October 31, 2016.
This is a video of Greg Lewis (Organ Monk), Reginald Woods (ts), Ron Jackson (g) and St. Louis Own Jeremy Clemons (d) playing a medley of Thelonious Monk compositions at the 2012 Jazz Journalists Awards Gala.