News from thelonious monk institute of jazz A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

May 04, 2015, 07:03 ET

Artistas de todo el mundo salen al escenario en París durante la cuarta edición anual del International Jazz Day

- Se celebrarán eventos en más de 190 países  Por medio de una serie de eventos sin precedentes alrededor del mundo...

May 01, 2015, 14:28 ET

Artistas de todo el mundo se reúnen en París para la edición anual número 4 del Día Internacional del Jazz

En una serie de eventos sin precedentes alrededor del mundo, el 30 de abril la Organización de las Naciones Unidas para la...

May 01, 2015, 11:57 ET

Artistas de todo o mundo enriquecem o palco em Paris para o 4o Dia Internacional do Jazz anual

Em uma série sem precedentes de eventos em todo o mundo em 30 de abril, a Organização das Nações Unidas para a...

May 01, 2015, 11:53 ET

Musiker aus aller Welt beehren die Bühne in Paris zum 4. Jährlichen International Jazz Day

- Veranstaltungen in mehr als 190 Ländern   Im Rahmen einer bisher beispiellosen Reihe von weltweiten Veranstaltungen am 30....

May 01, 2015, 09:27 ET

Des artistes venus du monde entier se réunissent sur scène à Paris à l'occasion de la 4ème Journée internationale du jazz

- Des manifestations organisées dans plus de 190 pays Dans le cadre d'une série sans précédent de manifestations...

May 01, 2015, 08:57 ET
Celebrating International Jazz Day 2015 in Paris, France, are (left to right):  Femi Kuti, Herbie Hancock, Annie Lennox, James Genus, Al Jarreau and Dee Dee Bridgewater.

Artists From Across The Globe Grace The Stage In Paris For 4th Annual International Jazz Day

 In an unprecedented series of events worldwide on April 30th, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)...

Apr 30, 2014, 13:32 ET
Celebrating International Jazz Day 2014 in Osaka, Japan are (left to right) James Genus, Roy Hargrove, Mike Cottone, Kris Bowers, T.S. Monk, John Beasley, Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Kenny Garrett, Theo Croker, Lalah Hathaway, Marcus Miller, Dionne Warwick, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Esperanza Spalding,  Oumou Sangare, Jonathan Butler, Gregory Porter, Eric Miller, Chris Thomas King, Roberta Gambarini, John Scofield, Shuichi Hidano, Pete Escovedo, Sheila E., Josh Johnson, Jonathan Pinson, Troy Roberts, Lew Tabackin, Claudio RodIti and Courtney Pine. (PRNewsFoto/Thelonious Monk Institute of...)

Künstler aus der ganzen Welt feiern International Jazz Day 2014 auf der Bühne im japanischen Osaka

- VERANSTALTUNGEN IN 196 NATIONEN AUF DEM ERDBALL In einer noch nie dagewesenen Veranstaltungsreihe haben die UNESCO und das Thelonious Monk...

Apr 30, 2014, 13:29 ET
Celebrating International Jazz Day 2014 in Osaka, Japan are (left to right) James Genus, Roy Hargrove, Mike Cottone, Kris Bowers, T.S. Monk, John Beasley, Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Kenny Garrett, Theo Croker, Lalah Hathaway, Marcus Miller, Dionne Warwick, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Esperanza Spalding,  Oumou Sangare, Jonathan Butler, Gregory Porter, Eric Miller, Chris Thomas King, Roberta Gambarini, John Scofield, Shuichi Hidano, Pete Escovedo, Sheila E., Josh Johnson, Jonathan Pinson, Troy Roberts, Lew Tabackin, Claudio RodIti and Courtney Pine. (PRNewsFoto/Thelonious Monk Institute of...)

Des artistes du monde entier prennent la scène à Osaka, Japon pour la Journée internationale du Jazz 2014

- DES ÉVÉNEMENTS SONT ORGANISÉS DANS 196 NATIONS DU MONDE L'UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and...

Apr 30, 2014, 13:27 ET
Celebrating International Jazz Day 2014 in Osaka, Japan are (left to right) James Genus, Roy Hargrove, Mike Cottone, Kris Bowers, T.S. Monk, John Beasley, Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Kenny Garrett, Theo Croker, Lalah Hathaway, Marcus Miller, Dionne Warwick, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Esperanza Spalding,  Oumou Sangare, Jonathan Butler, Gregory Porter, Eric Miller, Chris Thomas King, Roberta Gambarini, John Scofield, Shuichi Hidano, Pete Escovedo, Sheila E., Josh Johnson, Jonathan Pinson, Troy Roberts, Lew Tabackin, Claudio RodIti and Courtney Pine. (PRNewsFoto/Thelonious Monk Institute of...)

Artistas de todo el mundo engalanan escenario de Osaka, Japón con motivo del Día Internacional del Jazz 2014

Mediante una serie de eventos sin precedentes en todo el planeta, el 30 de abril la Organización de las Naciones Unidas para la...

Apr 30, 2014, 13:24 ET
Celebrating International Jazz Day 2014 in Osaka, Japan are (left to right) James Genus, Roy Hargrove, Mike Cottone, Kris Bowers, T.S. Monk, John Beasley, Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Kenny Garrett, Theo Croker, Lalah Hathaway, Marcus Miller, Dionne Warwick, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Esperanza Spalding,  Oumou Sangare, Jonathan Butler, Gregory Porter, Eric Miller, Chris Thomas King, Roberta Gambarini, John Scofield, Shuichi Hidano, Pete Escovedo, Sheila E., Josh Johnson, Jonathan Pinson, Troy Roberts, Lew Tabackin, Claudio RodIti and Courtney Pine. (PRNewsFoto/Thelonious Monk Institute of...)

Artistas de todo o mundo subiram ao palco em Osaka, Japão para o Dia Internacional do Jazz de 2014

Em uma série de eventos sem precedentes em todo o mundo, a UNESCO (Organização das Nações Unidas para a...

Apr 30, 2014, 13:08 ET
Celebrating International Jazz Day 2014 in Osaka, Japan are (left to right) James Genus, Roy Hargrove, Mike Cottone, Kris Bowers, T.S. Monk, John Beasley, Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Kenny Garrett, Theo Croker, Lalah Hathaway, Marcus Miller, Dionne Warwick, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Esperanza Spalding,  Oumou Sangare, Jonathan Butler, Gregory Porter, Eric Miller, Chris Thomas King, Roberta Gambarini, John Scofield, Shuichi Hidano, Pete Escovedo, Sheila E., Josh Johnson, Jonathan Pinson, Troy Roberts, Lew Tabackin, Claudio RodIti and Courtney Pine. (PRNewsFoto/Thelonious Monk Institute of...)

Artistas de todo el mundo llenan el escenario en Osaka, Japón, en el International Jazz Day 2014

- LOS EVENTOS SE CELEBRAN EN 196 NACIONES DE TODO EL MUNDO En una serie de eventos mundiales sin precedentes, la United Nations Educational,...

Apr 30, 2014, 12:14 ET
Celebrating International Jazz Day 2014 in Osaka, Japan are (left to right) James Genus, Roy Hargrove, Mike Cottone, Kris Bowers, T.S. Monk, John Beasley, Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Kenny Garrett, Theo Croker, Lalah Hathaway, Marcus Miller, Dionne Warwick, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Esperanza Spalding,  Oumou Sangare, Jonathan Butler, Gregory Porter, Eric Miller, Chris Thomas King, Roberta Gambarini, John Scofield, Shuichi Hidano, Pete Escovedo, Sheila E., Josh Johnson, Jonathan Pinson, Troy Roberts, Lew Tabackin, Claudio RodIti and Courtney Pine. (PRNewsFoto/Thelonious Monk Institute of...)

Artists from Across the Globe Grace the Stage in Osaka, Japan for International Jazz Day 2014

In an unprecedented series of events worldwide, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the Thelonious...

Sep 17, 2013, 08:10 ET
Wayne Shorter receives the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Lifetime Achievement Award from Herbie Hancock surrounded by Wayne's band members Brian Blade, John Patitucci, Danilo Perez, trumpeter Roy Hargrove and members of the band Take 6.  (PRNewsFoto/Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz)

Wayne Shorter Receives Lifetime Achievement Award Alongside Special Tribute to George Duke at 2013 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition and All-Star Gala Concert, Made Possible By Cadillac

Melissa Aldana of Santiago, Chile, wins 2013 Saxophone Competition Talent Included John Beasley (Musical Director), Brian Blade, Terri Lyne...

May 01, 2013, 05:10 ET
An all-star ensemble of musicians from across the globe gathered in Istanbul to celebrate International Jazz Day 2013.  (PRNewsFoto/Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz)

Artists From Across The Globe Grace The Stage In Istanbul For International Jazz Day 2013

EVENTS TAKE PLACE IN 196 NATIONS AROUND THE WORLD In an unprecedented series of events worldwide, the United Nations Educational,...

Sep 25, 2012, 07:07 ET
Madeleine Albright (center) accepts Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Founder's Award with Helen Mirren, Herbie Hancock, Aretha Franklin, Tipper Gore and Chris Botti.  Photo Courtesy of Thelonious Monk Institute Of Jazz.  (PRNewsFoto/Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz)

Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Finalists Share Stage With Aretha Franklin, Herbie Hancock, Chris Botti and a Host of Others at Gala Concert Honoring Madeleine Albright, Made Possible by Cadillac

 The 25th annual Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition and "Women, Music and Diplomacy" All-Star Gala Concert came to a close with...

Sep 17, 2012, 08:07 ET

Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Presents Annual Competition and Gala Made Possible By Cadillac

 The 25th annual Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition and "Women, Music and Diplomacy" All-Star Gala Concert will be presented by the...

Sep 16, 2011, 10:16 ET
Herbie Hancock, Jennifer Hudson, Colin Powell, Dianne Reeves, Madeleine Albright present Aretha Franklin with the Institute's Founder's Award at the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz 25th Anniversary Celebration.  (PRNewsFoto/Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz)

Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Finalists Share the Stage with Aretha Franklin, Jennifer Hudson and More

The Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz, the world's premier nonprofit jazz education organization, named Kris Bowers, of Los Angeles, the winner...

Aug 25, 2011, 09:00 ET

The Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Presents Its 25th Anniversary Celebration Made Possible by Cadillac

The Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz, the world's premier non-profit jazz education organization, will celebrate its 25th Anniversary on September...

Aug 24, 2011, 09:00 ET

Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Announces Semifinalists for the 2011 International Jazz Piano Competition Made Possible by Cadillac

The Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz, the world's premier nonprofit jazz education organization, announces the 12 semifinalists for its...

Aug 11, 2011, 09:00 ET

The Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary With International Jazz Piano Competition and Gala Concert

The Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz, the world's premier non-profit jazz education organization, will celebrate its 25th Anniversary in grand...