Venue Details

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Carpenter Performing Arts Center, CSULB
6200 Atherton Street Long Beach, CA 90815
562-985-7000
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There is ample relatively inexpensive parking in the lot at the venue. Some street parking is also available.
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The weather was cool but comfortable. I wore shorts and a polo shirt.
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4.8 average rating
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225 events
76 reviews
6 stars
attended Mar 16 2012

I attended this event to fulfill a course requirement. Although I'm not a fan of be bop, I appreciated the technical virtuosity of the players.

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10 events
7 reviews
2 stars
attended Mar 16 2012

Fantastic! Loved the performance and venue.

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Website

http://www.carpenterarts.org/2011-2012/an-evening-with-the-t.s.-...

Description

Settle in for an evening of jazz that’s both smooth and funky as the T.S. Monk Sextet soars and sizzles through a series of explosively rhythmic ensembles. A worthy heir to his legendary father’s legacy, T.S. Monk won the New York Jazz Awards’ “Recording of the Year” and _ Downbeat_’s prestigious Reader’s Poll Award—and Variety calls Monk “a first rate drummer, unquenchably driving, and one for the few who can keep the pulse swinging!”