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Herbie Hancock, performing during the Thelonious Monk Jazz Trumpet Competition on November 9, 2014 in Los Angeles. The Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz, which presents these competitions, will change its name to the Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazz.
Kris Bowers, the last pianist to win the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition, stands between Herbie Hancock, left, and Tom Carter, president of the Thelonious Monk Institute, at right — photographed during the Competition Gala on September 12, 2011 in Washington, D.C.
Wayne Shorter, photographed in 2014. The famed saxophonist's ambitious new project, Emanon -- encompassing three discs of interweaving jazz explorations and orchestral arrangements, with an accompanying graphic novel — was released Sep. 14, 2018.
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