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It’s Monk’s Time: John Beasley’s Monk’estra & T.S. Monk Sextet Ban
In celebration of Thelonious Monk’s 100th birthday, a double billed night of music inspired by the legendary pianist and composer.


Conductor/Arranger/Pianist:      John Beasley
Trumpets:        Brandyn Phillips,  Brian Swartz, Jamie Hovorka, Charlie Porter
Trombones:     Ryan Dragon, Wendell Kelly, John Moak
Woodwinds:    Bob Sheppard, Tom Luer, Tommy Peterson, John Nastos, John Gross
Bass:               Benjamin Shepherd
Drums:             Gene Coye

6pm                 Doors open to public
7pm                 T.S. Monk opens the evening with his Sextet
John Beasley presents MONK’estra