Celebrate Thelonious Monk at Alphabet City
City of Asylum @ Alphabet City, located at 40 West North Avenue, is the permanent home for City of Asylum programming and the arts. It is a hub for Pittsburgh’s readers and writers, jazz and small-scale music and performance, and artistic experimentation. It is a home for diverse voices from around the globe – a place where Pittsburgh meets the world and the world meets Pittsburgh. To view a complete list of all scheduled events, visit the Alphabet City website.
The Monk Exchange: Celebrating Thelonious Monk
Sunday, October 28 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm
The Thoth Trio and the Thomas Wendt Trio join forces to celebrate the music of Thelonious Monk, as part of the Off Minor Jazz Series. The concert will feature both trios playing the music of Thelonious Monk separately AND together! Featured musicians from Thoth Trio are Ben Opie on saxophone, Paul Thompson on bass, and David Throckmorton on drums. The Thomas Wendt Trio features Antonio Croes on piano, Tony DePaolis on bass, and Thomas Wendt on drums.