Miles Okazaki at Melbourne International Jazz Festival
Date and Time: Tuesday 4 June 7:00 pm-
Venue: The Jazzlab 27 Leslie St, Brunswick VIC 3056
In a ‘monumental statement of devotion’ (The New York Times), guitarist Miles Okazaki recorded Work – an album recording, for the first time, the entire Thelonious Monk songbook on a solo instrument.Consisting of all 70 known Monk compositions, Work has wowed critics and jazz lovers since its 2018 release and has been hailed as ‘heroic’, ‘jaw-dropping’ and a ‘dazzling invention’.
Okazaki will play 50 minutes of material from Work in a solo performance at the Jazzlab for MIJF. Fore more information, please click HERE