Monk in Motion
(Published: December 17, 2013)
The BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center is proud to present the talented winners of this year’s Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition. This year’s competition highlighted outstanding saxophonists. This year’s three finalists ─ Melissa Aldana in First Place, Tivon Pennicott in Second Place and Godwin Louis in Third Place ─ will perform three solo concerts on February 8, February 22, and January 25, respectively. Each evening begins at 7:30PM. Tickets are $25 for each concert (students/seniors $15) or $20 for TribecaPAC Mainstage Members. All performances will be held at BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center, 199 Chambers Street (Between Greenwich and West St.) in Theatre 2.
Monk in Motion: The Next Face of Jazz is a partnership between BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center and the Thelonious Monk Institute that presents the top three winners from the renowned Annual Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition. Each concert features one winner and their combo from various parts of the world, demonstrating the versatility and variety of different jazz styles. For more information on the Institute, please visit www.monkinstitute.org.
More Information: http://tribecapac.org/godwin-louis/
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