Dakota Midday: JAS Quintet Plays Thelonious Monk

Jan 6, 2016

JAS Quintet, left to right: Jeff Paul, Andrew Reinhartz, Joel Shotwell, Daniel Heier, Jim Spiers. Photo credit: Lori Walsh

The JAS Quintet plays the challenging music of Theolonious Monk, live from the studios at the University of Sioux Falls. It's a preview of their upcoming show, Straight No Chaser.  They discuss the music and legacy of Monk as well as the nature of creativity and collaboration in jazz.