Thelonious Monk American Composer

Thelonious Monk American Composer

The personal and conversational style documentary Thelonious Monk: American Composer was the first fully rounded portrait of Thelonious Sphere Monk, a terribly misunderstood man and musician finally given his due as a true original of American music. He was the pianistic ringleader of the bebop revolution and, after Duke Ellington, jazz’ first major composer. Appearing on the cover of Time Maga...