Solo Monk: Modern Master

Thursday, March 08, 2007, 6:00 p.m.

Phyllis Wattis Theater

Hersch brings his world-class musicianship to SFMOMA for a tribute to jazz pioneer Thelonious Monk. The pianist performs a selection of Monk's most notable works, then joins Berkson and Brown for an insightful discussion about the relationship between Monk's music and modern American art and literature.


Bill Berkson, poet and faculty member, San Francisco Art Institute
Fred Hersch, pianist and composer
Randall Kline, executive and artistic director, SFJazz