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Andy Summers performs on June 25 as part of Sound It Out’s all-star “Monk on Guitars 2” extravaganza at NYC’s Greenwich House Music School. The former Police guitarist joins fellow six-string virtuosos Miles Okazaki, Nick Millevoi, David Gilmore, Steve Cardenas, Ricardo Grilli, Harvey Valdes & Jonathan Goldberger, along with ace rhythm sections. Tickets are $35. You can purchase advance tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/monk-on-guitars-2-tickets-63581321444. Cash at the Greenwich House door is also appreciated.
The show, which begins at 7:00, will present the evergreen music of Thelonious Monk, with a free wine after-party. The bill also includes bassists Michael Formanek, Stephan Crump & Jerome Harris, along with drummers Francisco Mela, Richie Barshay, Kate Gentile & Satoshi Takeishi.