Adam O’Farrill – Click for Performance

Past Events 2014-15

Monk-in-Motion: The Next Face of Jazz

Adam O’Farrill

This event took place Feb. 28 – Click Here for the Performance

Adam O'Farrill Main Pic photo by David Garten

(Photo by David Garten)

Brooklyn native Adam O’Farrill is the grandson to legendary Afro-Cuban composer and arranger Chico O’Farrill.  His father is pianist and bandleader Arturo O’Farrill.  Adam won the ASCAP Herb Albert Young Jazz Composer Award and the ASCAP Gerswhin Award. Adam co-leads the O’Farrill Brothers Band with his brother, Zack, and has released two albums, Giant Peach and Sensing Flight. Adam O’Farrill will perform with his combo “Stranger Days” which includes Chad Lefkowitz-Brown (tenor sax), Stephan Crump (bass)  and Zack O’Farrill (drums).  Monk-in-Motion: The Next Face of Jazz presents the top three winners of the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition.