Interview: Chick’s Early Gigs Opposite Thelonious Monk

Chick talks backstage at the Umbria Jazz Festival about his early days in New York, where he played gigs opposite Thelonious Monk’s legendary groups.

Just two more US Freedom Band dates left—if you’re in the area, don’t let these shows pass you by.

Portland, OR: September 17

Monterey Jazz Festival: September 18