Jimmy Owens — Trumpet, Flugelhorn, Wycliffe Gordon – Trombone, Marcus Strickland — Tenor Saxophone, Howard Johnson — Tuba, Baritone Saxophone, Kenny Barron – Piano, Kenny Davis — Bass, Winard Harper — Drums
Liner notes will be by Robin Kelley, who wrote the prize-winning biography: “Thelonious Monk: The Life and Times of an American Original.”
Jimmy Owens will be a 2012 NEA Jazz Master Award recipient. Ceremony will be held at Jazz at Lincoln Center Jan. 10, 2012.
Jimmy Owens will celebrate the release with a Week At Dizzy’s Jan 3 thg 8, 2012.
Artist: Jimmy Owens
Title: The Monk Project
Label: (IPO Recordings 1022)
Artist Website: www.jimmyowensjazz.com/
Release Date: 2012/01/03