Theloni0us Monk’s third album for the legendary jazz label Riverside includes his first self-penned compositions for these label recordings and includes one of his most challenging and unconventional works, the title track ‘Brilliant Corners’. One of the pianist’s most critically acclaimed albums, it was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 1999 due to its historical significance. Read more about the album here.


Sunday, 1st February, 5 to 8 pm

Brilliant Corners, 470 Kingsland Road, London E8 4AE

Transport: Dalston Junction / Dalston Kingsland / Haggerston Overground

Tickets: £10 in advance available here, £12 on the door.

Presenter: Darrel Sheinman of Gearbox Records and Colleen ‘Cosmo’ Murphy

Audio Menu: Dynavector D17D3 MC CartridgeRega P9 TurntableRega IOS Reference MC Phono StageAudio Note Jinro Integrated AmpChord Signature Speaker CableChord Signature Tuned Aray interconnectsISOL-8 Substation Integra Power ConditionerKlipsch SW-115 Subwoofers and Klipschorn Loudspeakers

New York

Sunday, February 15th, 1:30pm – 4:30 pm

Baby’s All Right, 146 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY 11211

Tickets: $8 online here and $10 on the door

Presenters: Mike Davis from Academy Records

Audio Menu installed by Stuarts AudioRega Apheta MC CartridgeRega P9 TurntableMcIntosh C2500 preamplifierMcIntosh MC452 power amplifierAudioQuest Interconnects and cablingKlipsch Loudspeakers


Sunday, 22nd February, 5 to 8 pm

Nasjonal Jazz Scene, Akersgata 16, Oslo, Norway

Tickets: NOK100 in the door or in advance here. Students free.

Presenters: Kent Horne and jazz saxophonist Petter Wettre

Visual interpretetions by João Doria

Audio Menu from Duet Audio: Cartridge: Ortofon Cadenza Black, Turntable: Dr. Feickert Woodpecker, Tone arm: Jelco 750 LB, Integrated Amp with phono stage: Soulution 530, Loudspeakers: Piega Classic 80.2, Interconnects: Midas Reference Silje, Speaker Cable: Midas Reference Silje, Power Conditioner: Oyaide