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Showcasing inspiring music docs and special guest speakers selected by The Royal Conservatory of Music.


Tuesday, February 21, 6:30 PM

a man playing the piano

RCM presents Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser

A fitting portrait of the legendary and legendarily-thorny jazz great Thelonious Monk, featuring wonderful performance footage capturing his idiosyncratic style. 

Saxophonist Pat LaBarbera will be in attendance for a discussion, moderated by Mervon Mehta, Executive Director of The Royal Conservatory of Music's Performing Arts Division.

  • D: Charlotte Zwerin
  • USA
  • 1989
  • 89 min
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