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Horace Mungin

Horace Mungin grew up in San Juan Hill, in New York City. It is a neighborhood with a long involvement in the creation, celebration and unconventional embracing of music - jazz music - and Thelonious Monk lived there. The young boys on the basketball court heard Monk and Charlie Rouse rehearsing live some Saturday mornings as their music sailed from Monk's open window at 238 West 63rd Street over to the basketball court around the corner and they often saw jazz musicians in the neighborhood on...See more