Thelonious Monk International Jazz Saxophone Competition Finals & All-Star Gala Concert
- Mon., Sep. 16, 2013, 7:30 PM
- Eisenhower Theater
- 2 hours, 20 minutes
- $50.00 - $75.00
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As part of the year's Competition, TMIJ will present an All-Star Gala Concert that will feature performances by legendary jazz masters and internationally renowned artists, including Brian Blade, Terri Lyne Carringtion, Kurt Elling, Roy Hargrove,and John Patitucci, among others. The evening's co-hosts will include Herbie Hancock and Thelonious Monk, Jr. John Beasley will serve as the evening's musical director. All proceeds from the Gala Concert will support the Institute's public school jazz education programs in Washington, D.C. and across the country.
Performance Timing: Part One - 60 min.; Intermission - 20 min.; Part Two - 60 min.