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FEB 14


Duke & Monk: Beyond Cateogory: The Music of Duke Ellington and Thelonious Monk

Thu Feb 14, 2013 | 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
North York Central Library


Pianist Mboya Nicholson from the TorontoJazzBuzz company, will demonstrate how stride pianists and ragtime music influenced the musical styles of jazz greats Duke Ellington and Thelonious Monk….



  • Passing Through w/ When It Rains
  • An ex-con jazz musician seeks guidance from his old mentor to rediscover the soul of the music he loves, in director Larry Clark’s stunningly stylized fusion of fiction, documentary and concert film.
Thursday February 14
6:15 PM
The Great Black North
February 14, 2012 | 7 to 9 pm
Jackman Humanities Building
170 St. George StreetThis Black History Month event is a celebration of contemporary African Canadian poetry celebrating the first ever collection of such work, The Great Black North, edited by Valerie Mason-John and Kevan Anthony Cameron, with an introduction by George Elliott Clarke (published by Frontenac House). 
  • L.A. Rebellion Shorts IV
  • Five short films from directors Elyseo J. Taylor, Julie Dash, O.Funmilayo Makarah, Alicia Dhanifu and Don Amis.
Thursday February 14
9:00 PM






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