Monk Rowe

Director of the Hamilton College Fillius Jazz Archive, Hamilton College

Monk Rowe is director of the Hamilton College Fillius Jazz Archive, which holds a collection of some 190 videotaped interviews with jazz musicians, arrangers, writers and critics. Rowe has conducted most of the interviews of artists in the archive.  Rowe frequently performs as a solo pianist and saxophonist with area groups. He released a CD, Jazz Life, which is a tribute to an older style of jazz, recorded live.