T.S. Monk

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T.S. Monk, or Thelonious Monk Jr. is the son of the famous pianist Thelonious Monk.
Literally born into jazz, he featured with his father during the 70s, and was close with Max Roach who gave him drums lessons.
Though he lead a number of R&B and fusion experiments, he is mostly playing hardbop.
A very fine drummer, he also dedicated himself to the creation of the Thelonious Monk Institute.

Annotation last modified on 2007-12-09 12:29 .



Year Title RatingReleases
1980 House of Music 1
1992 Take One 1
1993 Changing of the Guard 2
1997 Monk on Monk 1
2003 Higher Ground 1


Year Title RatingReleases
1980 Bon Bon Vie (Gimme The Good Life) 1

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