February 20, 2022 by petrujviljoen

Rolling back the words of the world giving voice to its roaring shadows – art brut rendering : yes yes it’s like this : dissonant. and Around Midnight broke the mainstream open. Pollock must have heard.

Thelonius Monk


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13 thoughts on “Monk

  1. memadtwo says:

    I’m sure he did. (K)

  2. qbit says:

    Agreed with your assessment of Pollock. All of the explosion of Art and Music in NY must have heard!

  3. Carrie V. H. says:

    I can hear the music rising around midnight! So glad to see you at the Muse Petru!

  4. Jim says:

    After Midnight is the Jazz player’s heyday.

  5. msjadeli says:

    “giving voice to roaring shadows” gives me goosebumps. a pioneer for sure

  6. Dee Min says:

    Trailblazer in the jazz world!!!!

  7. Gillena Cox says:

    Nice one!!!
    Have a good Sunday. Thanks for dropping by my blog
    Much love…

  8. Helen Dehner says:

    Prince among the Jazz greats!! Cheers.

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