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MONKTOBERFEST Presented by the Institute of Jazz Studies and the Estate of Thelonious Monk

October 3, 2017
Monktoberfest

MONKTOBERFEST is presented in collaboration with the Estate of Thelonious Monk.

Join the Institute of Jazz Studies and the Estate of Thelonious Monk for MONKTOBERFEST, a monthlong celebration of Thelonious Monk's centennial! The following events will mark the 100th birthday of the iconic composer, pianist and bandleader.

Our Favorite Monk – Curated Listening Session
Friday, October 6, 5:30 p.m.
Clement’s Place, 15 Washington Street, Newark, NJ

Monk in Conversation
Featuring T.S. Monk and Robin D.G. Kelley, moderated by Sheila Anderson
Tuesday, October 10, noon
Express Newark, 54 Halsey Street, 2nd Floor, Newark, NJ

Piano Summit
With Orrin Evans and Bruce Barth
Tuesday, October 10, 7 p.m.
Clement’s Place, 15 Washington Street, Newark, NJ

Straight, No Chaser Film Screening
Wednesday, October 11, 6 p.m.
Dana Library, Dana Room, 4th Floor
185 University Avenue, Newark, NJ

Jazz Jam Session with NJPAC
Thursday, October 19, 7:30 p.m.
Clement’s Place, 15 Washington Street, Newark, NJ

Alexis Morrast and Her Trio
Friday, October 27, 7:30 p.m.
Clement’s Place, 15 Washington Street, Newark, NJ

For more information, contact the Institute of Jazz Studies at 973-353-5595.