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Jazz at the Bechtler

Bechtler Museum of Modern Art
420 S. Tryon St. Charlotte, NC 28202
Phone: 704-353-9200 | 704-353-9200

Join the Ziad Jazz Quartet as they kick off the 2016-'17 season of Jazz at the Bechtler by paying tribute to an iconic jazz musician and North Carolina native, Thelonious Monk, this Friday, August 5 during More and More Monk. Known as one of the most influential figures in the history of jazz, Thelonious Sphere Monk has impacted every genre of music as a composer as well as a pianist. Originally a native of Rocky Mount, NC, Monk's parents would soon move the family to New York City. Beginning piano lessons at an early age, Monk would evolve into a child prodigy. In 1936, Monk joined Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie and a handful of other players and developed the style of jazz that came to be known as bebop. Concerts are performed at 6 and 8:15 p.m. with no intermissions. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for the 6 p.m. concert and 7:45 p.m. for the 8:15 p.m. concert. General seating is first come, first served.

Information & Amenities
Admission:Admission Details: 1
Age Range:All Ages
Facility Amenities:Accessible by Public Transportation, ADA-compliant, Food/Beverage Service, Parking off site
Location:Center City (Uptown)
Payment Methods:American Express, Cash, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Type:Art, Music & Concerts
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