Thelonious Monk Catalog

1941 (age 24)

Charlie Christian/Dizzy Gillespie - After Hours  (Esoteric ES 548)

Thelonious Monk (piano) Charlie Christian (guitar) Nick Fenton (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
"Minton's Playhouse", NYC, May 12, 1941
Swing To Bop (Topsy)
add Joe Guy, unknown (trumpet) unknown (tenor saxophone)
"Minton's Playhouse", NYC, May, 1941
Stompin' At The Savoy (Down On Teddy's Hill)
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1932-2.

Joe Guy/Hot Lips Page - Trumpet Battle At Minton's  (Xanadu 107)

Joe Guy, Hot Lips Page, unknown trumpet #3 (trumpet) Herbie Fields (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) unknown (bass) unknown (drums)
"Minton's Playhouse", NYC, 1941
Sweet Lorraine
add unknown trumpet #4 (trumpet)
My Melancholy Baby
Joe Guy (trumpet) Kermit Scott (tenor saxophone) unknown or Thelonious Monk (piano) Charlie Christian (guitar) Nick Fenton (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rhythm-A-Ning

Joe Guy/Billie Holiday - Harlem Odyssey  (Xanadu 112)

Joe Guy (trumpet) Thelonious Monk (piano) Nick Fenton (bass)
NYC, 1941
Rhythm Riff
add Kenny Clarke (drums)
Nice Work If You Can Get It
add Al Sears (tenor saxophone)
Down
I Found A Million Dollar Baby
Joe Guy (trumpet) Thelonious Monk (piano) unknown (bass) unknown (drums)
You're A Lucky Guy

Harry Edison/Hot Lips Page - Sweets, Lips And Lots Of Jazz  (Xanadu 123)

Roy Eldridge (trumpet) Herbie Fields (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) unknown (bass) unknown (drums)
NYC, 1941
Body And Soul
Roy Eldridge, Joe Guy (trumpet) unknown (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) unknown (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Indiana
Hot Lips Page (trumpet) unknown (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) unknown (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Baby Lips

Hot Lips Page - After Hours In Harlem  (Onyx ORI 207)

Joe Guy, Hot Lips Page (trumpet) Herbie Fields (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) unknown (bass) unknown (drums)
NYC, 1941
Sweet Georgia Brown
omit Fields
Topsy

Don Byas - Midnight At Minton's  (Onyx ORI 208)

Joe Guy (trumpet) Don Byas (tenor saxophone) unknown (tenor saxophone -2) Thelonious Monk (piano) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Helen Humes (vocals)
"Minton's Playhouse", NYC, 1941
1.Stardust
2.Exactly Like You
Joe Guy (trumpet) unknown (trumpet -1) Don Byas (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) unknown (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
1.I Can't Give You Anything But Love
2.Indiana

1944

Coleman Hawkins - Bean And The Boys  (Prestige PR 7824)

Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Edward "Bass" Robinson (bass) Denzil Best (drums)
NYC, October 19, 1944
On The Bean
Recollections
Flyin' Hawk
Drifting On A Reed

1946

Dizzy Gillespie '46 Live At The Spotlite  (Hi-Fly H 01)

Dave Burns, Talib Dawud, Kenny Dorham, John Lynch, Elmon Wright (trumpet) Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Leon Comegys, Charles Greenlea, Alim Moore (trombone) Howard Johnson, Sonny Stitt (alto saxophone) Ray Abrams, Warren Luckey (tenor saxophone) Leo Parker (baritone saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone -8/11) Thelonious Monk (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
"Spotlight Lounge", Washington, DC, May-June, 1946
1.Our Delight
2.Ray's Idea
3.Cool Breeze
4.One Bass Hit
5.Groovin' High
6.Second Balcony Jump
7.unknown title
8.'Round Midnight
9.Oo-Bup-Sh' Bam
10.The Man I Love
11.Things To Come
Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Ray Brown (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums) Sarah Vaughan (vocals)
"Spotlight Lounge", Washington, DC, June, 1946
Don't Blame Me

1947 (age 30)

Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 1  (Blue Note BLP 1510)

Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Danny Quebec West (alto saxophone) Billy Smith (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, October 15, 1947
BN308-2Humph
BN311-0Thelonious
Thelonious Monk (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, October 24, 1947
BN313-1Ruby, My Dear
BN314-0Well, You Needn't
BN315-1April In Paris
BN317-1Off Minor
BN316-3Introspection
George Taitt (trumpet) Sahib Shihab (alto saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Bob Paige (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, November 21, 1947
BN318-3In Walked Bud
BN321-1'Round Midnight
Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Simmons (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
Apex Studios, NYC, July 2, 1948
BN329-0Misterioso
BN330-0Epistrophy
BN331-1I Mean You
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81510 (pseudo stereo).
** part of Blue Note BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101.

The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk  (Mosaic MR4-101)

Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Danny Quebec West (alto saxophone) Billy Smith (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, October 15, 1947
BN309-1Evonce (alt. take)
BN310-2Suburban Eyes (alt. take)
Thelonious Monk (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, October 24, 1947
BN312-0Nice Work If You Can Get It (alt. take)
BN313-0Ruby, My Dear (alt. take)
BN314-1Well, You Needn't (alt. take)
BN315-0April In Paris (alt. take)
George Taitt (trumpet) Sahib Shihab (alto saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Bob Paige (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, November 21, 1947
BN320-7Who Knows (alt. take)
Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Simmons (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums) Kenny Pancho Hagood (vocals)
Apex Studios, NYC, July 2, 1948
BN327-2I Should Care
Sahib Shihab (alto saxophone -1) Milt Jackson (vibraphone -1) Thelonious Monk (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, July 23, 1951
1. BN393-1Criss Cross (alt. take)
2. BN396-0Ask Me Now (alt. take)
Kenny Dorham (trumpet -1/4) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone -1/4) Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone -1/4) Thelonious Monk (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, May 30, 1952
1. BN434-2 tk.3Skippy (alt. take)
2. BN435-1 tk.5Hornin' In (alt. take)
3. BN436-0 tk.8Sixteen
4. BN436-1 tk.9Sixteen (alt. take)
5. BN439-0 tk.12I'll Follow You
** same contents as Blue Note BLP 1510 + BLP 1511 + 25 bonus tracks.

Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music, Vol. 2  (Blue Note BLP 1511)

Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Danny Quebec West (alto saxophone) Billy Smith (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, October 15, 1947
BN309-4Evonce
BN310-1Suburban Eyes
Thelonious Monk (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, October 24, 1947
BN312-1Nice Work If You Can Get It
George Taitt (trumpet) Sahib Shihab (alto saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Bob Paige (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, November 21, 1947
BN319-0Monk's Mood
BN320-0Who Knows
Sahib Shihab (alto saxophone -1,2) Milt Jackson (vibraphone -1,2) Thelonious Monk (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, July 23, 1951
1. BN392-1Four In One
2. BN395-0Straight, No Chaser
3. BN396-1Ask Me Now
Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone) Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Nelson Boyd (bass) Max Roach (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, May 30, 1952
BN434-1 tk.2Skippy
BN435-3 tk.7Hornin' In
BN437-0 tk.10Carolina Moon
BN438-0 tk.11Let's Cool One
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81511 (pseudo stereo).
** part of Blue Note BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101.

1948

The Vibes Are On Art Tatum/Thelonious Monk  (Chazzer 2002)

Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Thelonious Monk (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WNYC radio broadcast, "Festival Of American Music", February 16, 1948
All The Things You Are
Just You, Just Me
Suburban Eyes

Thelonious Monk - The Complete Genius  (Blue Note BN-LA579-H2)

Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Simmons (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums) Kenny Pancho Hagood (vocals)
Apex Studios, NYC, July 2, 1948
BN326-3All The Things You Are
BN327-1I Should Care (alt. take)
** same contents as Blue Note BLP 1510 + BLP 1511 + 8 bonus tracks.

Milt Jackson And The Thelonious Monk Quintet  (Blue Note BLP 1509)

Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Simmons (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
Apex Studios, NYC, July 2, 1948
BN328-0Evidence
BN329-1Misterioso (alt. take)
Sahib Shihab (alto saxophone -1/3) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, July 23, 1951
1. BN392-2Four In One (alt. take)
2. BN393-0Criss Cross
3. BN394-0Eronel
4. BN397-0Willow Weep For Me
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81509 (pseudo stereo).

1950

Various Artists - Our Best  (Clef MGC 639)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Buddy Rich (drums)
NYC, June 6, 1950
410-4Bloomdido

The Genius Of Charlie Parker #4 - Bird And Diz  (Verve MGV 8006)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Buddy Rich (drums): same session
NYC, June 6, 1950
411-3An Oscar For Treadwell
411-4-
412-3Mohawk
412-6-
413-2My Melancholy Baby
414-4Leap Frog
414-6-
415-2Relaxin' With Lee
415-3-

The Complete Charlie Parker On Verve - Bird  (Verve (J) J00J-29001/10)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Charlie Parker (alto saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Buddy Rich (drums): same session
NYC, June 6, 1950
413-0My Melancholy Baby (coda rehearsal)
413-1My Melancholy Baby
414-1Leap Frog
414-2-
414-3-
414-5-
414-7-
414-9-
414-10-
415-1Relaxin' With Lee
415-5-

1951

Various Artists - Cool Whalin' - Bebop Vocals  (Spotlite (E) SPJ 135)

Idrees Sulieman or Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Frankie Passions (vocals)
NYC, 1951
Especially For You
Nobody Knows

1952

Thelonious Monk Trio  (Prestige PRLP 7027)

Thelonious Monk (piano) Gerry Mapp (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, October 15, 1952
367Little Rootie Tootie
368Sweet And Lovely
369Bye-Ya
370Monk's Dream
Thelonious Monk (piano) Gerry Mapp (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, December 18, 1952
399Trinkle, Tinkle
400These Foolish Things
401Bemsha Swing
402Reflections
Thelonious Monk (piano) Percy Heath (bass -1) Art Blakey (drums -1)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 22, 1954
1. 621Blue Monk
2. 622Just A Gigolo
** also issued on Prestige PRLP 7159 entitled "Monk's Moods". Prestige PR 7508 entitled "The High Priest". Original Jazz Classics OJC 010, OJCCD 010-2.

1953

Thelonious Monk - Monk  (Prestige PRLP 7053)

Julius Watkins (French horn) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Willie Jones (drums)
NYC, November 13, 1953
531Let's Call This
532-1Think Of One (alt. take)
532-2Think Of One
Ray Copeland (trumpet) Frank Foster (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Curly Russell (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 11, 1954
570Wee See
571Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
572Locomotive
573Hackensack
** also issued on Prestige PRLP 7245 entitled "Wee See". Prestige PR 7363 entitled "The Golden Monk". Original Jazz Classics OJC 016, OJCCD 016-2.

Thelonious Monk And Sonny Rollins  (Prestige PRLP 7075)

Julius Watkins (French horn) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Willie Jones (drums)
NYC, November 13, 1953
533Friday The Thirteenth
Thelonious Monk (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 22, 1954
619Work
620Nutty
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 25, 1954
630I Want To Be Happy
631The Way You Look Tonight
** also issued on Prestige PRLP 7169 entitled "Work". Prestige PR 7656 entitled "The Genius Of Thelonious Monk". Original Jazz Classics OJC 059, OJCCD 059-2.

1954

Thelonious Monk - The Prophet: 10eme Anniversaire Des Disques Vogue, Vol. 11  (Vogue (F) LD 503-30)

Thelonious Monk (piano)
Paris, France, June 7, 1954
'Round Midnight
Eronel
Reflections (Portrait Of An Ermite)
Wee See (Manganese)
Well, You Needn't
Evidence (Reflections)
Off Minor

Thelonious Monk - Portrait Of An Ermite: Jazz Legacy 54  (Jazz Legacy (F) 500104)

Thelonious Monk (piano): same session
Paris, France, June 7, 1954
Hackensack (Well, You Needn't (take 2))

Various Artists - 50 Ans De Jazz  (Disques Swing (F) C 103)

Thelonious Monk (piano): same session
Paris, France, June 7, 1954
Smoke Gets In Your Eyes

Sonny Rollins - Moving Out  (Prestige PRLP 7058)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 25, 1954
632More Than You Know
** also issued on Prestige PR 7433 entitled "Jazz Classics". Original Jazz Classics OJC 058, OJCCD 058-2.

Miles Davis - Bags' Groove  (Prestige PRLP 7109)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 24, 1954
676-1Bags' Groove
676-2Bags' Groove (alt. take)
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 245, OJCCD 245-2.
** part of Prestige PRLP 16-3.

Miles Davis And The Modern Jazz Giants  (Prestige PRLP 7150)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 24, 1954
677Bemsha Swing
678Swing Spring
679-1The Man I Love
679-2The Man I Love (alt. take)
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 347, OJCCD 347-2.
** part of Prestige PRLP 16-3.

1955

Miles Davis - Miscellaneous Davis 1955-1957  (Jazz Unlimited (Swd) JUCD 2050)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, July 17, 1955
introduction By Duke Ellington
Hackensack
'Round Midnight
Now's The Time

Thelonious Monk Plays The Music Of Duke Ellington  (Riverside RLP 12-201)

Thelonious Monk (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass -1/6,8) Kenny Clarke (drums -1/6,8)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 21 & 27, 1955
1.It Don't Mean A Thing If It Ain't Got That Swing
2.Sophisticated Lady
3.I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good
4.Black And Tan Fantasy
5.Mood Indigo
6.I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart
7.Solitude
8.Caravan
** also issued on Riverside RS 3015 entitled "Thelonious Monk Plays Duke Ellington". Original Jazz Classics OJC 024, OJCCD 024-2.
** part of Milestone M 47052.

Gigi Gryce Quartet And Orchestra  (Signal S 1201)

Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 15, 1955
114Brake's Sake
115Gallop's Gallop
116Shuffle Boil
117Nica's Tempo
** also issued on Savoy MG 12137 entitled "Nica's Tempo".
** part of Savoy SJL 2231.

1956

Thelonious Monk - The Unique  (Riverside RLP 12-209)

Thelonious Monk (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass -1,3,4) Art Blakey (drums -1,3,4)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 17, 1956
1.Liza
2.Memories Of You
3.You Are Too Beautiful
4.Just You, Just Me
Thelonious Monk (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 3, 1956
Honeysuckle Rose
Darn That Dream
Tea For Two
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 064, OJCCD 064-2.
** part of Milestone M 47052.

Thelonious Monk - Straight, No Chaser (Soundtrack)  (Columbia/Legacy CJ 45358)

Thelonious Monk (piano)
NYC, September, 1956
Pannonica
Lulu's Back In Town
same personnel
live in Atlanta, GA, circa fall 1967
Don't Blame Me
Ray Copeland (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Johnny Griffin, Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
live in Stockholm, Sweden, October 11, 1967
Epistrophy
Evidence
same personnel
live in Mainz, West Germany, November, 1967
I Mean You (rehearsal and performance)
Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
NYC, December 14, 1967
Ugly Beauty (rehearsal)
Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass -1) Ben Riley (drums -1) Nica De Koenigswarter, Thelonious Monk Jr. (comments -1)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, circa early 1968
1.'Round Midnight
2.Sweetheart Of All My Dreams
** also issued on Columbia/Legacy CK 45358.

Thelonious Monk - Brilliant Corners  (Riverside RLP 12-226)

Ernie Henry (alto saxophone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, October 9, 1956
Ba-Lue Bolivar Ba-Lues-Are
Pannonica
Ernie Henry (alto saxophone -1) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone -1) Thelonious Monk (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass -1) Max Roach (drums -1)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, October 15, 1956
1.Brilliant Corners
2.I Surrender, Dear
Clark Terry (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, December 7, 1956
Bemsha Swing
** also issued on Riverside RLP 1174; Original Jazz Classics OJC 026, OJCCD 026-2. Riverside RS 3000 entitled "Mighty Monk".

Ernie Henry - Last Chorus  (Riverside RLP 12-266)

Ernie Henry (alto saxophone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, October 9, 1956
Ba-Lue Bolivar Ba-Lues-Are (excerpt)
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 086, OJCCD 1906-2.

1957 (age 40)

Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Himself  (Riverside RLP 12-235)

Thelonious Monk (piano)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, April 12, 1957
April In Paris
Ghost Of A Chance
Functional
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
I Should Care
'Round Midnight
All Alone
John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, April 16, 1957
Monk's Mood
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 254, OJCCD 254-2.
** part of Milestone M 47004.

Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Himself  (Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 254-2)

Thelonious Monk (piano)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, April 12, 1957
'Round Midnight (in progress)
** reissue of Riverside RLP 12-235 + 1 bonus track.

Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane  (Jazzland JLP 46)

Thelonious Monk (piano): same session
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, April 12, 1957
Functional (alt. take)
Ray Copeland (trumpet) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone) John Coltrane, Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, June 26, 1957
Off Minor (take 4)
Epistrophy (alt. take)
John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, July, 1957
Ruby, My Dear
Trinkle, Tinkle
Nutty
** also issued on Jazzland JLP 946; Original Jazz Classics OJC 039, OJCCD 039-2. Riverside RLP 490, RS 9490 entitled "Monk And Coltrane".

Sonny Rollins, Vol. 2  (Blue Note BLP 1558)

J.J. Johnson (trombone -2) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Horace Silver (piano -2) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 14, 1957
1. tk.6Reflections
2. tk.12Misterioso
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81558 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 46818 2, CDP 7 81558 2, B1-ST 81558.

Thelonious Monk - The Complete Riverside Recordings  (Riverside R 022)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, April 16, 1957
tk.1Monk's Mood (incomplete)
Ray Copeland (trumpet) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone) John Coltrane, Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, June 25, 1957
Crepuscule With Nellie (take 1)
Crepuscule With Nellie (breakdown)
same personnel
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, June 26, 1957
Crepuscule With Nellie (take 4+5)
Well, You Needn't (opening)
** also issued on Riverside 15RCD 022-2, (J) VIJ 5102/23.

Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers With Thelonious Monk - Jazz Connection  (Atlantic LP 1278)

Bill Hardman (trumpet) Johnny Griffin (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Spanky DeBrest (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, May 14, 1957
2560Blue Monk
2561I Mean You
same personnel
NYC, May 15, 1957
2562Rhythm-A-Ning
2563Purple Shades
2564Evidence
2565In Walked Bud
** also issued on Atlantic SD 1278.

Thelonious Monk/John Coltrane - The Complete 1957 Riverside Recordings  (Riverside RCD2 30027-2)

Ray Copeland (trumpet) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone) John Coltrane, Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, June 25, 1957
Crepuscule With Nellie (take 2)
Ray Copeland (trumpet) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone) John Coltrane, Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, June 26, 1957
Abide With Me (take 1)

Various Artists - Blues For Tomorrow  (Riverside RLP 12-243)

Ray Copeland (trumpet) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone) John Coltrane, Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Wilbur Ware (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, June 25, 1957
Blues For Tomorrow
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 030, OJCCD 030-2.

Thelonious Monk - Monk's Music  (Riverside RLP 12-242)

Ray Copeland (trumpet -1/5) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone -1/5) Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone -1/5) Thelonious Monk (piano -1,2,4/6) Wilbur Ware (bass -1,2,4/6) Art Blakey (drums -1,2,4/6)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, June 26, 1957
1.Crepuscule With Nellie (take 6)
2.Off Minor (take 5)
3.Abide With Me
4.Epistrophy
5.Well, You Needn't
6.Ruby, My Dear
** also issued on Riverside RLP 1102; Original Jazz Classics OJC 084, OJCCD 084-2. Riverside RS 3004 entitled "Thelonious Monk/John Coltrane".

Gerry Mulligan/Thelonious Monk - Mulligan Meets Monk  (Riverside RLP 12-247)

Gerry Mulligan (baritone saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, August 12, 1957
Rhythm-A-Ning
Straight, No Chaser
I Mean You
same personnel
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, August 13, 1957
'Round Midnight
Sweet And Lovely
Decidedly
** also issued on Riverside RLP 1106; Original Jazz Classics OJC 301, OJCCD 301-2.

Thelonious Monk Quartet With John Coltrane At Carnegie Hall  (Mosaic MQ1-231)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, early show, November 29, 1957
Monk's Mood
Evidence
Crepuscule With Nellie
Nutty
Epistrophy
same personnel
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, late show, November 29, 1957
Bye-Ya
Sweet And Lovely
Blue Monk
Epistrophy (incomplete)
** reissue of Blue Note 0946 3 35173 2 5.

Various Artists - The Real Sound Of Jazz  (Pumpkin 116)

Thelonious Monk (piano) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass) Osie Johnson (drums)
television broadcast, "The Sound Of Jazz", CBS Studio #58, NYC, December 8, 1957
Blue Monk

Thelonious Monk And Max Roach  (Denon (J) 32C38-7683)

Thad Jones (trumpet) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
NYC, 1957-1958
Blue Monk
Light Blue
Evidence

1958

Thelonious Monk - Blues Five Spot  (Milestone M 9124)

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Johnny Griffin (tenor saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, February 25, 1958
Coming On The Hudson
Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone -1) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass -1) Frankie Dunlop (drums -1)
"L'Olympia", Paris, France, April 18, 1961
1.Crepuscule With Nellie
2.Body And Soul

Clark Terry/Thelonious Monk - In Orbit  (Riverside RLP 12-271)

Clark Terry (flugelhorn) Thelonious Monk (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
NYC, May 7 & 12, 1958
In Orbit
One Foot In The Gutter
Trust In Me
Let's Cool One
Pea-Eye
Argentia
Moonlight Fiesta
Buck's Business
Very Near Blue
** also issued on Jazzland JLP 96, JLP 996 entitled "Clark Terry Quartet With Thelonious Monk". Riverside RS 3009 entitled "C.T. Meets Monk". Original Jazz Classics OJC 302, OJCCD 302-2.

Various Artists - New Blue Horns  (Riverside RLP 12-294)

Clark Terry (flugelhorn) Thelonious Monk (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums): same session
NYC, May 7 & 12, 1958
Flugelin' The Blues
** also issued on Riverside RLP 1134; Original Jazz Classics OJC 256, OJCCD 256-2.

Thelonious Monk - Thelonious In Action  (Riverside RLP 12-262)

Johnny Griffin (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
"Five Spot Cafe", NYC, August 7, 1958
Light Blue
Coming On The Hudson
Rhythm-A-Ning
Epistrophy (theme)
Blue Monk
Evidence
Epistrophy (theme)
** also issued on Riverside RLP 1190; Original Jazz Classics OJC 103, OJCCD 103-2.
** part of Milestone M 47043.

Thelonious Monk - Thelonious In Action  (Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 103-2)

Johnny Griffin (tenor saxophone -2,3) Thelonious Monk (piano) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass -2,3) Roy Haynes (drums -2,3)
"Five Spot Cafe", NYC, July 9, 1958
1.Unidentified Solo Piano
2.Blues Five Spot
3.In Walked Bud / Epistrophy (theme)
** reissue of Riverside RLP 12-262 + 3 bonus tracks.

Thelonious Monk - Misterioso  (Riverside RLP 12-279)

Johnny Griffin (tenor saxophone -1/4,6) Thelonious Monk (piano) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass -1/4,6) Roy Haynes (drums -1/4,6)
"Five Spot Cafe", NYC, August 7, 1958
1.Nutty
2.Blues Five Spot
3.Let's Cool One
4.In Walked Bud
5.Just A Gigolo
6.Misterioso
** also issued on Riverside RLP 1133; Original Jazz Classics OJC 206, OJCCD 206-2.
** part of Milestone M 47043.

Thelonious Monk - Misterioso  (Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 206-2)

Johnny Griffin (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
"Five Spot Cafe", NYC, July 9, 1958
'Round Midnight
Evidence
** reissue of Riverside RLP 12-279 + 2 bonus tracks.

Thelonious Monk Quartet Live At The Five Spot Discovery!  (Blue Note 0777 7 99786 2 5)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
"Five Spot Cafe", NYC, September 11, 1958
Crepuscule With Nellie
Trinkle, Tinkle
In Walked Bud
I Mean You
Epistrophy

Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane - Complete Live At The Five Spot  (Gambit 69241)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass) Roy Haynes (drums): same session
"Five Spot Cafe", NYC, September 11, 1958
Ruby, My Dear
Nutty

1959

The Thelonious Monk Orchestra At Town Hall  (Riverside RLP 12-300)

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Eddie Bert (trombone) Bob Northern (French horn) Jay McAllister (tuba) Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
"Town Hall", NYC, February 28, 1959
Thelonious
Friday The 13th
Monk's Mood
Little Rootie Tootie
Off Minor
Crepuscule With Nellie
** also issued on Riverside RLP 1138; Original Jazz Classics OJC 135, OJCCD 135-2.
** part of Milestone M 47033.

Thelonious Monk - Evidence  (Milestone M 9115)

Donald Byrd (trumpet -1) Eddie Bert (trombone -1) Bob Northern (French horn -1) Jay McAllister (tuba -1) Phil Woods (alto saxophone -1) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone -1) Thelonious Monk (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
"Town Hall", NYC, February 28, 1959
1.Thelonious (complete version)
2.In Walked Bud
3.Blue Monk
4.Rhythm-A-Ning
Joe Gordon (trumpet) Harold Land, Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
"The Blackhawk", San Francisco, CA, April 29, 1960
San Francisco Holiday (alt. take)

Thelonious Monk - In Person  (Milestone M 47033)

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Eddie Bert (trombone) Bob Northern (French horn) Jay McAllister (tuba) Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
"Town Hall", NYC, February 28, 1959
Little Rootie Tootie (encore)
** same contents as Riverside RLP 12-300 + RLP 12-323 + 1 bonus track.

Thelonious Monk - 5 By Monk By 5  (Riverside RLP 12-305)

Thad Jones (cornet) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
NYC, June 1, 1959
Played Twice (take 3)
same personnel
NYC, June 2, 1959
Straight, No Chaser
I Mean You
Ask Me Now
same personnel
NYC, June 4, 1959
Jackie-Ing
** also issued on Riverside RLP 1150; Original Jazz Classics OJC 362, OJCCD 362-2.

Thelonious Monk - Brilliance  (Milestone M 47023)

Thad Jones (cornet) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Sam Jones (bass) Art Taylor (drums): same personnel
NYC, June 1, 1959
Played Twice (take 2)

Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Alone In San Francisco  (Riverside RLP 12-312)

Thelonious Monk (piano)
live in San Francisco, CA, October 20, 1959
Blue Monk
Ruby, My Dear
Round Lights
Everything Happens To Me
Pannonica
There's Danger In Your Eyes, Cherie (take 2)
same personnel
live in San Francisco, CA, October 21, 1959
You Took The Words Right Out Of My Heart
Bluehawk
Remember
Reflections
** also issued on Riverside RLP 1158; Original Jazz Classics OJC 231, OJCCD 231-2.
** part of Milestone M 47004.

Thelonious Monk - Pure Monk  (Milestone M 47004)

Thelonious Monk (piano): same personnel
live in San Francisco, CA, October 20, 1959
There's Danger In Your Eyes, Cherie (take 1)
** same contents as Riverside RLP 12-235 + RLP 12-312 + 2 bonus tracks.

1960

Thelonious Monk At The Blackhawk  (Riverside RLP 12-323)

Joe Gordon (trumpet) Harold Land, Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
"The Blackhawk", San Francisco, CA, April 29, 1960
Let's Call This
Four In One
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
San Francisco Holiday (Worry Later)
'Round Midnight
Epistrophy (closing theme)
** also issued on Riverside RLP 1171; Original Jazz Classics OJC 305, OJCCD 305-2.
** part of Milestone M 47033.

Thelonious Monk At The Blackhawk  (Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 305-2)

Joe Gordon (trumpet) Harold Land, Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass) Billy Higgins (drums): same session
"The Blackhawk", San Francisco, CA, April 29, 1960
Epistrophy (complete version)
Evidence
** reissue of Riverside RLP 12-323 + 2 bonus tracks.

1961

Thelonious Monk - The First European Concert '61  (Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 120)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums)
"Concertgebouw", Amsterdam, Holland, April 15, 1961
Jackie-Ing
Crepuscule With Nellie
Off Minor
Straight, No Chaser
Evidence
Bemsha Swing
Well, You Needn't
'Round Midnight
I Mean You

Thelonious Monk - Two Hours With Thelonious  (Riverside RLP 460/461)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone -1/7) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass -1/7) Frankie Dunlop (drums -1/7)
"L'Olympia", Paris, France, April 18, 1961
1.Jackie-Ing
2.Rhythm-A-Ning
3.I Mean You
4.Well, You Needn't
5.I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
6.Hackensack
7.Epistrophy (theme)
8.Just A Gigolo
9.April In Paris
** also issued on Riverside RS 9460/9461, RS 3020.

Thelonious Monk - Monk In France  (Riverside RLP 491)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums)
"L'Olympia", Paris, France, April 18, 1961
Off Minor
** also issued on Riverside RS 9491; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 670-2.

Thelonious Monk In Italy  (Riverside RLP 443)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone -1/3,5/9) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass -1/3,5/9) Frankie Dunlop (drums -1/3,5/9)
"Teatro Lirico", Milan, Italy, April 21, 1961
1.Introduction
2.Jackie-Ing
3.Epistrophy (theme)
4.Body And Soul
5.Straight, No Chaser
6.Bemsha Swing
7.San Francisco Holiday
8.Crepuscule With Nellie
9.Rhythm-A-Ning
** also issued on Riverside RS 9443; Original Jazz Classics OJC 488, OJCCD 488-2.

Thelonious Monk Quartet 1961 European Tour, Vol. 1  (Ingo (It) five)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums)
"Casino", Bern, Switzerland, May 10, 1961
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
Jackie-Ing
Crepuscule With Nellie
'Round Midnight
Blue Monk

Thelonious Monk Quartet 1961 European Tour, Vol. 2  (Ingo (It) eight)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums): same session
"Casino", Bern, Switzerland, May 10, 1961
Bright Mississippi (Sweet Georgia Brown)
Rhythm-A-Ning
Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Butch Warren (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
"Teatro Lirico", Milan, Italy, February 25, 1964
Well, You Needn't
Blue Monk

Thelonious Monk - Live In Stockholm 1961  (Dragon (Swd) DRLP 151/52)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone -1/6) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass -1/6) Frankie Dunlop (drums -1/6)
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, May 16, 1961
1.Jackie-Ing
2.I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
3.Crepuscule With Nellie
4.Ba-Lue Bolivar Ba-Lues-Are
5.Rhythm-A-Ning
6.Epistrophy
7.Just A Gigolo

Thelonious Monk In Stockholm  (Duke (It) D 1020)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone -1/5) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass -1/5) Frankie Dunlop (drums -1/5)
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, May 16, 1961
1.Well, You Needn't
2.'Round Midnight
3.Bemsha Swing
4.Blue Monk
5.Epistrophy
6.Body And Soul

Various Artists - A Child's Introduction To Jazz: Narrated By Julian "Cannonball" Adderley  (Riverside RLP 1435)

Louis Armstrong, King Oliver (cornet) Scott Joplin, Fats Waller (piano rolls) Thelonious Monk, Jelly Roll Morton (piano) Ma Rainey (vocals) Cannonball Adderley (narrator, alto saxophone) and others
NYC, circa 1961
unknown titles

1962

Thelonious Monk - Monk's Dream  (Columbia CL 1965)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums)
NYC, October 31, 1962
CO76888Bye-Ya
Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone -2,3) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass -2,3) Frankie Dunlop (drums -2,3)
NYC, November 1, 1962
1. CO76889-2Body And Soul
2. CO76890Bolivar Blues
3. CO76894Bright Mississippi
Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone -2) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass -2) Frankie Dunlop (drums -2)
NYC, November 2, 1962
1. CO76896-1Just A Gigolo
2. CO76897Monk's Dream (edited version)
Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums)
NYC, November 6, 1962
CO76895Sweet And Lovely
CO77123Five Spot Blues
** also issued on Columbia CS 8765.

Thelonious Monk - Always Know  (Columbia JG 35720)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums): same personnel
NYC, November 2, 1962
CO76897Monk's Dream (original version)
Butch Warren (bass) replaces Ore
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, July 4, 1963
Criss Cross
Thad Jones (cornet) Nick Travis (trumpet) Eddie Bert (trombone) Steve Lacy (soprano saxophone) Phil Woods (alto saxophone, clarinet) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Gene Allen (baritone saxophone, clarinet, bass clarinet) Thelonious Monk (piano) Butch Warren (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums) Hall Overton (arranger)
"Philharmonic Hall", Lincoln Center, NYC, December 30, 1963
CO81201Bye-Ya
same session
CO81204Light Blue
Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Butch Warren (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
NYC, January 30, 1964
CO81200Epistrophy
CO81233Shuffle Boil (alt. take)
Larry Gales (bass) replaces Warren
"The Jazz Workshop", San Francisco, CA, November 3, 1964
CO85107Honeysuckle Rose (incomplete)
Thelonious Monk (piano)
NYC, March 2, 1965
CO85597-4Introspection
CO85598Darn That Dream
same personnel
NYC, November 14, 1966
CO91315This Is My Story, This Is My Song
Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
NYC, February 14, 1968
Easy Street

Various Artists - The Giants Of Jazz  (Columbia CL 1970)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums)
NYC, November 6, 1962
CO77121Coming On The Hudson
** also issued on Columbia CS 8770.

Thelonious Monk - Criss Cross  (Columbia CL 2038)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums): same session
NYC, November 6, 1962
CO77122Hackensack
CO77124Rhythm-A-Ning
Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone -2) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums)
NYC, February 26, 1963
1. CO77645Tea For Two
2. CO77646Criss Cross
Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone -1) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass -1) Frankie Dunlop (drums -1)
NYC, February 27, 1963
1. CO77656Eronel
2. CO77657Don't Blame Me
Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums)
NYC, February 28, 1963
CO77662Think Of One
same personnel
NYC, March 29, 1963
CO77763Crepuscule With Nellie
** also issued on Columbia CS 8838.

1963

Thelonious Monk - Spastic And Personal  (Alto AL 725)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, February 9, 1963
'Round Midnight
same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, February 16, 1963
Bright Mississippi
Epistrophy
Sweet And Lovely
same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, February 23, 1963
Evidence

Thelonious Monk - Evidence  (Esoldun (F) FC 105)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums): same personnel
live in Paris, France, March 9, 1963
Evidence
Jackie-Ing
Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Butch Warren (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
"Alhambra", Paris, France, February 22, 1964
Ruby, My Dear
Rhythm-A-Ning
same personnel
"Maison De La Radio", Paris, France, 2nd set, February 23, 1964
Bright Mississippi

Thelonious Monk - Monk In Tokyo  (CBS/Sony (J) SOPW-69/70)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Butch Warren (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums)
"Sankei Hall", Tokyo, Japan, May 21, 1963
CO79389Straight, No Chaser
CO79390Pannonica
CO79391Just A Gigolo
CO79393Jackie-Ing
CO79394Bemsha Swing
CO79395Epistrophy (theme)
CO79396I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
CO79397Hackensack
CO79398Blue Monk
CO79399Epistrophy (theme)

Thelonious Monk - Misterioso  (Columbia CL 2416)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Butch Warren (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums): same session
"Sankei Hall", Tokyo, Japan, May 21, 1963
CO79392Evidence
same personnel
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, July 4, 1963
CO81456Light Blue
same personnel
"Philharmonic Hall", Lincoln Center, NYC, December 30, 1963
CO81209Misterioso
Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
"The It Club", Los Angeles, CA, November 1, 1964
CO85122I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
CO85115All The Things You Are
same personnel
"The Jazz Workshop", San Francisco, CA, November 4, 1964
CO85097Bemsha Swing
same personnel
"Brandeis University", Waltham, MA, February 27, 1965
CO87201Well, You Needn't
omit Rouse
NYC, March 2, 1965
CO85595Honeysuckle Rose
** also issued on Columbia CS 9216.

Thelonious Monk 1963 In Japan  (Baybridge (J) UPS 2172)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone -1,2,4,5) Thelonious Monk (piano) Butch Warren (bass -1,2,4,5) Frankie Dunlop (drums -1,2,4,5)
TBS TV Studios, Tokyo, Japan, May 23, 1963
1.Evidence
2.Blue Monk
3.Just A Gigolo
4.Bolivar Blues
5.Epistrophy

Miles Davis/Thelonious Monk - Miles And Monk At Newport  (Columbia CL 2178)

Pee Wee Russell (clarinet) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Butch Warren (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums)
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, July 4, 1963
Nutty
Blue Monk
** also issued on Columbia CS 8978, PC 8978.

Thelonious Monk - Live At Monterey Jazz Festival 1963  (Jazz Unlimited (Swd) JUCD 2045/46)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums)
"Monterey Jazz Festival", Monterey, CA, September 21, 1963
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
Well, You Needn't
Light Blue
Criss Cross
Epistrophy
same personnel
"Monterey Jazz Festival", Monterey, CA, September 22, 1963
Evidence
I Mean You
Sweet And Lovely
Bright Mississippi

Thelonious Monk - Live At The Village Gate  (Xanadu 202)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone -1,3,4,6) Thelonious Monk (piano) John Ore (bass -1,3,4,6) Frankie Dunlop (drums -1,3,4,6)
"Village Gate", NYC, November 12, 1963
1.Rhythm-A-Ning
2.Body And Soul
3.Evidence
4.I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
5.Body And Soul (alt. take)
6.Jackie-Ing

Thelonious Monk - Big Band And Quartet In Concert  (Columbia CL 2164)

Thad Jones (cornet) Nick Travis (trumpet) Eddie Bert (trombone) Steve Lacy (soprano saxophone) Phil Woods (alto saxophone, clarinet) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Gene Allen (baritone saxophone, clarinet, bass clarinet) Thelonious Monk (piano) Butch Warren (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums) Hall Overton (arranger)
"Philharmonic Hall", Lincoln Center, NYC, December 30, 1963
CO81202I Mean You
CO81203Evidence
Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone -2) Thelonious Monk (piano) Butch Warren (bass -2) Frankie Dunlop (drums -2)
1. CO81207When It's Darkness On The Delta
2. CO81208Played Twice
Thad Jones (cornet) Nick Travis (trumpet) Eddie Bert (trombone) Steve Lacy (soprano saxophone) Phil Woods (alto saxophone, clarinet) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Gene Allen (baritone saxophone, clarinet, bass clarinet) Thelonious Monk (piano) Butch Warren (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums) Hall Overton (arranger)
CO81205Oska T
CO81206Four In One
CO81200Epistrophy (theme)
** also issued on Columbia CS 8964.

1964

Thelonious Monk - It's Monk's Time  (Columbia CL 2184)

Thelonious Monk (piano)
NYC, January 29, 1964
CO81232-3Nice Work If You Can Get It
Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Butch Warren (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
NYC, January 30, 1964
CO81234Stuffy Turkey
same personnel
NYC, February 10, 1964
CO81256Lulu's Back In Town
CO81257Brakes Sake
Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone -1) Thelonious Monk (piano) Butch Warren (bass -1) Ben Riley (drums -1)
NYC, March 9, 1964
1. CO81233Shuffle Boil
2. CO81522Memories Of You
** also issued on Columbia CS 8984.

Thelonious Monk - Live In Paris 1964, Alhambra, Vol. 1  (Esoldun (F) FC 135)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Butch Warren (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
"Alhambra", Paris, France, February 22, 1964
Stuffy Turkey
Brakes Sake
Blue Monk
Epistrophy

Thelonious Monk - Live In Paris 1964, Vol. 2  (Esoldun (F) FC 132)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Butch Warren (bass) Ben Riley (drums): same personnel
"Maison De La Radio", Paris, France, 1st set, February 23, 1964
Four In One
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
Straight, No Chaser
Well, You Needn't
Epistrophy
same personnel
"Maison De La Radio", Paris, France, 2nd set, February 23, 1964
Blue Monk
Sweet And Lovely
Hackensack
Rhythm-A-Ning
Epistrophy

Thelonious Monk - Monk  (Columbia CL 2291)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Butch Warren (bass) Ben Riley (drums): same personnel
NYC, March 9, 1964
CO81523Teo
Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone -1) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass -1) Ben Riley (drums -1)
NYC, October 6, 1964
1. CO85826Liza
2. CO85827-2I Love You
Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
NYC, October 7, 1964
CO85828That Old Man
same personnel
NYC, October 8, 1964
CO85837Pannonica
CO85838Just You, Just Me
CO85839April In Paris
** also issued on Columbia CS 9091.

Thelonious Monk - Solo Monk  (Columbia CL 2349)

Thelonious Monk (piano)
Los Angeles, CA, October 31, 1964
HCO72123-1I Surrender, Dear
HCO72124-2Sweet And Lovely
HCO72125-3Everything Happens To Me
HCO72126-1I Should Care
HCO72127-1North Of The Sunset
same personnel
Los Angeles, CA, November 2, 1964
HCO72128-3These Foolish Things
HCO72129-4I Hadn't Anyone Till You
HCO72130-2Dinah
HCO72131-2I'm Confessin'
HCO72132-1Monk's Point
same personnel
NYC, February 23, 1965
CO85578-2Ask Me Now
same personnel
NYC, March 2, 1965
CO85596-3Ruby, My Dear
** also issued on Columbia CS 9149.

Thelonious Monk - Live At The It Club  (Columbia C2 38030)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
"The It Club", Los Angeles, CA, October 31, 1964
Blue Monk
Well, You Needn't
'Round Midnight
Rhythm-A-Ning
CO85128Blues Five Spot
CO85127Bemsha Swing
CO85123Evidence
CO85125Nutty
CO85126Straight, No Chaser
same personnel
"The It Club", Los Angeles, CA, November 1, 1964
CO85119Misterioso
CO85120Gallop's Gallop
CO85118Ba-Lue Bolivar Ba-Lues-Are
** also issued on Columbia/Legacy C2K 65288 entitled "Live At The It Club: Complete".

Thelonious Monk - Live At The It Club: Complete  (Columbia/Legacy C2K 65288)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums): same personnel
"The It Club", Los Angeles, CA, October 31, 1964
Epistrophy (theme)
same personnel
"The It Club", Los Angeles, CA, November 1, 1964
CO85121Teo
CO85117Bright Mississippi
CO85114Just You, Just Me
CO85116Epistrophy (theme)
** reissue of Columbia C2 38030 entitled "Live At The It Club" + 7 bonus tracks.

Thelonious Monk - Live At The Jazz Workshop  (Columbia C2 38269)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums): same personnel
"The Jazz Workshop", San Francisco, CA, November 3, 1964
Don't Blame Me (incomplete)
Ba-Lue Bolivar Ba-Lues-Are
Well, You Needn't
Evidence / Rhythm-A-Ning
'Round Midnight
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
CO85105Memories Of You (incomplete)
CO85106Just You, Just Me
same personnel
"The Jazz Workshop", San Francisco, CA, November 4, 1964
CO85100Epistrophy
CO85104Bright Mississippi
CO85108Blue Monk
CO85111Hackensack
CO85113Misterioso

1965

J.J. Johnson/Thelonious Monk - The Be Bop Legends  (Jazz Up (It) JU 302)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
television broadcast, "Jazz 625", Channel BBC 2, "The Marquee Club", London, England, March 14, 1965
Straight, No Chaser
Hackensack
Rhythm-A-Ning
Epistrophy
** also issued on Moon (It) MCD 072-2.

Thelonious Monk - April In Paris  (Bandstand (J) TKCB-30143)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums): same personnel
"L'Olympia", Paris, France, 1st set, May 23, 1965
Jackie-Ing
Ruby, My Dear
Evidence
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
April In Paris
Straight, No Chaser

Thelonious Monk And His Quartet En Concert Avec Europe 1  (Trema (F) TR 710377/378)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums): same personnel
"L'Olympia", Paris, France, 2nd set, May 23, 1965
Blue Monk
Epistrophy
Evidence
Four In One
Rhythm-A-Ning
Sweet And Lovely
same personnel
"L'Olympia", Paris, France, 3rd set, May 23, 1965
Bright Mississippi
Epistrophy
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
Teo
Well, You Needn't

Thelonious Monk - The Canadian Concert  (Can-Am (Canadian) CA 1100)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums): same personnel
"Place Des Arts", Montreal, Canada, August 21, 1965
Light Blue
Blue Monk
Straight, No Chaser
Hackensack
April In Paris
Evidence
Epistrophy

1966

Thelonious Monk  (BYG (J) YX-4005/6)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
"Palais De La Mutualite", Paris, France, March 18, 1966;
"Maison De L'ORTF", Paris, France, March 20, 1966
I Love You (Sweetheart Of All My Dreams)
Lulu's Back In Town
Just A Gigolo
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
same session
Sweet And Lovely
Off Minor
Crepuscule With Nellie
Epistrophy

Best Moments Of Thelonious Monk, Part 1  (BYG (J) YX-2029)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums): same session
"Palais De La Mutualite", Paris, France, March 18, 1966;
"Maison De L'ORTF", Paris, France, March 20, 1966
Crepuscule With Nellie
Lulu's Back In Town
Blue Monk
Ruby, My Dear

Best Moments Of Thelonious Monk, Part 2  (BYG (J) YX-2030)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums): same session
"Palais De La Mutualite", Paris, France, March 18, 1966;
"Maison De L'ORTF", Paris, France, March 20, 1966
Hackensack
Evidence
Straight, No Chaser
'Round Midnight

Thelonious Monk - The Last Concerts  (Rare Live Recordings RLR 88643-2)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums): same personnel
live in Amiens, France, March 23, 1966
Blue Monk
Crepuscule With Nellie
Rhythm-A-Ning
Paul Jeffrey (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Dave Holland (bass) T.S. Monk (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, June 15, 1972
Straight, No Chaser
Off Minor
'Round Midnight
Hackensack
Epistrophy (theme)
Evidence
Blue Monk
Rhythm-A-Ning
Bright Mississippi
Epistrophy (theme)
Larry Ridley (bass) replaces Holland
"Newport Jazz Festival In New York", Lincoln Center, NYC, July 3, 1975
Announcement
I Mean You
Ba-Lue Bolivar Ba-Lues-Are
We See
Misterioso
'Round Midnight

Thelonious Monk 4tet Switzerland 1966  (Jazz Helvet (F) JH 06)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
"Victoria Hall", Geneva, Switzerland, March 27, 1966
Lulu's Back In Town
Light Blue
Blue Monk
Off Minor
Epistrophy (theme)
Straight, No Chaser
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
'Round Midnight
Evidence
Crepuscule With Nellie
Epistrophy (theme)

Thelonious Monk - Tempo Di Jazz  (Tempo Di Jazz (It) CDTJ 706)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums): same personnel
"Free Trade Hall", Manchester, England, April 29, 1966
Lulu's Back In Town
Blue Monk
Light Blue (Epistrophy)
Rhythm-A-Ning
Evidence
April In Paris

Thelonious Monk - Blue Monk  (Black Lion (J) 32JDB-137)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums): same personnel
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, July 2, 1966
Light Blue
Evidence
Blue Monk
Hackensack

Thelonious Monk - Straight, No Chaser  (Columbia CL 2651)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums): same personnel
NYC, November 14, 1966
CO92018-4I Didn't Know About You (mst. take)
same personnel
NYC, November 15, 1966
CO92020Locomotive
Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone -1,2,4) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass -1,2,4) Ben Riley (drums -1,2,4)
NYC, January 10, 1967
1. CO92056Straight, No Chaser
2. CO92057Japanese Folk Song (Koujou No Tsuki)
3. CO92058Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
4. CO92059Wee See
** also issued on Columbia CS 9451.

1967 (age 50)

Dave Brubeck - Summit Sessions  (Columbia C 30522)

Dave Brubeck, Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
"Puebla Arts Festival", "Auditoria De La Reforma", Puebla, Mexico, May 12, 1967
C Jam Blues
** also issued on CBS (Eu) S 64377.

Thelonious Monk - On Tour In Europe  (Affinity (E) AFFD 192)

Ray Copeland (trumpet -1/4,6) Clark Terry (flugelhorn -4) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone -1,3,4) Phil Woods (alto saxophone -1,3,4) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Johnny Griffin (tenor saxophone -1,3,4) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
live in Rotterdam, Holland or Berlin, West Germany, October 28 or November 4, 1967
1.Oska T
2.Epistrophy
3.Evidence
4.Blue Monk
5.Monk's Mood
6.Wee See

Thelonious Monk Quartet And Octet In Europe  (Unique Jazz UJ 12)

Ray Copeland (trumpet -1/3) Clark Terry (flugelhorn -1,2) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone -1,2) Phil Woods (alto saxophone -1,2) Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Johnny Griffin (tenor saxophone -1,2) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
"De Doelen", Rotterdam, Holland, October 28, 1967
1.Blue Monk
2.Hackensack
3.Wee See
4.Hackensack
5.Ruby, My Dear

Thelonious Monk Nonet Live In Paris 1967  (Esoldun (F) FC 113)

Ray Copeland (trumpet) Clark Terry (flugelhorn) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Johnny Griffin, Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
"Salle Pleyel", Paris, France, November 3, 1967
Ruby, My Dear
Wee See
Epistrophy
Oska T
Evidence
Blue Monk
Epistrophy

Thelonious Monk - In Europe  (Heart Note (Swd) HN 003)

Ray Copeland (trumpet) Clark Terry (flugelhorn -2) Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Johnny Griffin, Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
live in Berlin, West Germany, November 4, 1967
1.Evidence
2.Blue Monk
Thelonious Monk (piano)
television broadcast, Paris, France, November 6, 1969
Sophisticated Lady
Caravan
Solitude
same personnel
television broadcast, Paris, France, December 25, 1969
Coming On The Hudson
Crepuscule With Nellie

Thelonious Monk - Underground  (Columbia CS 9632)

Charlie Rouse (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums)
NYC, December 14, 1967
CO98161Ugly Beauty
CO98162Green Chimneys
same personnel
NYC, December 21, 1967
CO98171Boo Boo's Birthday
Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Gales (bass) Ben Riley (drums) Jon Hendricks (vocals -2)
NYC, February 14, 1968
1. CO92969Easy Street (edited version)
2. CO92970In Walked Bud
3. CO92971Raise Four
4. CO92972Thelonious

1968

Thelonious Monk - Monk's Blues  (Columbia CS 9806)

Bobby Bryant, Conte Candoli, Freddie Hill (trumpet) Lou Blackburn, Bob Bralinger, Billy Byers, Mike Wimberley (trombone) Ernie Small (baritone saxophone) Gene Cipriano, Buddy Collette, Tom Scott (Homer Scott) (reeds) Thelonious Monk (piano) Howard Roberts (guitar) Larry Gales (bass) John Guerin, Ben Riley (drums) Oliver Nelson (arranger)
Hollywood, CA, November 19, 1968
HCO97832Little Rootie Tootie
HCO97833Let's Cool One
HCO97836Straight, No Chaser
HCO97837Reflections
HCO97838Monk's Point
same personnel
Hollywood, CA, November 20, 1968
HCO97839Just A Glance At Love
HCO97840Trinkle, Tinkle
HCO97841Brilliant Corners
HCO97842Consecutive Seconds

Thelonious Monk - Monk's Blues  (Columbia/Legacy CK 53581)

Bobby Bryant, Conte Candoli, Freddie Hill (trumpet) Lou Blackburn, Bob Bralinger, Billy Byers, Mike Wimberley (trombone) Ernie Small (baritone saxophone) Gene Cipriano, Buddy Collette, Tom Scott (Homer Scott) (reeds) Thelonious Monk (piano) Howard Roberts (guitar) Larry Gales (bass) John Guerin, Ben Riley (drums) Oliver Nelson (arranger): same personnel
Hollywood, CA, November 19, 1968
HCO97834Blue Monk

Thelonious Monk - Greatest Hits  (Columbia CS 9775)

Bobby Bryant, Conte Candoli, Freddie Hill (trumpet) Lou Blackburn, Bob Bralinger, Billy Byers, Mike Wimberley (trombone) Ernie Small (baritone saxophone) Gene Cipriano, Buddy Collette, Tom Scott (Homer Scott) (reeds) Thelonious Monk (piano) Howard Roberts (guitar) Larry Gales (bass) John Guerin, Ben Riley (drums) Oliver Nelson (arranger): same session
Hollywood, CA, November 19, 1968
HCO97835'Round Midnight

1969

Stars Of Bop - Tour De Force  (Moon (It) MLP 006-1)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Kai Winding (trombone) Sonny Stitt (alto,tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Alex Cafa (guitar) Al McKibbon (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Paris, France, 1969
Woody'n You
Groovin' High
Don't Blame Me
I Can't Get Started
Lover Man
Cush
** also issued on Moon (It) MCD 006-2.

1970

Thelonious Monk In Tokyo  (Express (J) ETJ 60006)

Paul Jeffrey (tenor saxophone -1,3/5) Thelonious Monk (piano) Larry Ridley (bass -1,3/5) Lenny McBrowne (drums -1,3/5) Toshiyuki Miyama And His New Herd Orchestra (-4,5)
"Shinjuku Koseinenkin Kaikan", Tokyo, Japan, October 4, 1970
1.Straight, No Chaser
2.Don't Blame Me
3.Evidence
4.'Round Midnight
5.Blue Monk

1971

Giants Of Jazz - Bop Fathers, Vol. 1  (Lotus (It) ORL 8252)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, piano) Kai Winding (trombone) Sonny Stitt (alto,tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"T.N.P.", Paris, France, October 22, 1971
I Mean You
'Round Midnight
Tour De Force
Tin Tin Deo

Giants Of Jazz In Berlin '71  (EmArcy (J) EJD 3018)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, piano) Kai Winding (trombone) Sonny Stitt (alto,tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
"Philharmonie", Berlin, West Germany, November 5, 1971
Blue 'N' Boogie
'Round Midnight
Tour De Force
Lover Man
Tin Tin Deo
Everything Happens To Me
A Night In Tunisia

Giants Of Jazz  (Concord Jazz GW 3004)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, piano) Kai Winding (trombone) Sonny Stitt (alto,tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
Berne or Zurich, Switzerland, November 12, 1971
Straight, No Chaser
Thelonious
Epistrophy
Don't Blame Me
I'll Wait For You
Sweet And Lovely

The Giants Of Jazz  (Atlantic SD 2-905)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, piano) Kai Winding (trombone) Sonny Stitt (alto,tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same personnel
"Victoria Theatre", London, England, 1st concert, November 14, 1971
24075Tin Tin Deo
24077Woody'n You
24080A Night In Tunisia
same personnel
"Victoria Theatre", London, England, 2nd concert, November 14, 1971
24081Blue 'N' Boogie
24082'Round Midnight
24083Tour De Force
24084Lover Man (Dizzy's Rap)
24086Allen's Alley (The Bebop Tune)
24088Everything Happens To Me
24089Blue Monk
24090A Night In Tunisia

Thelonious Monk - Blue Sphere  (Black Lion (G) BLM 51501)

Thelonious Monk (piano)
Chappell Studios, London, England, November 15, 1971
Trinkle, Tinkle (take 3)
Crepuscule With Nellie (take 2)
Darn That Dream
My Melancholy Baby
** also issued on Freedom (G) FLP 42202 entitled "Nice Work In London".

Thelonious Monk - The Man I Love  (Black Lion (E) BL 197)

Thelonious Monk (piano): same session
Chappell Studios, London, England, November 15, 1971
Little Rootie Tootie
Thelonious Monk (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Misterioso
Crepuscule With Nellie (take 4)
I Mean You
Ruby, My Dear
Thelonious Monk (piano)
Trinkle, Tinkle (take 2)
The Man I Love
** also issued on Black Lion (E) BLP 30141.

The Complete Black Lion And Vogue Recordings Of Thelonious Monk  (Mosaic MR4-112)

Thelonious Monk (piano): same session
Chappell Studios, London, England, November 15, 1971
Meet Me Tonight In Dreamland
Lover Man
Thelonious Monk (piano) Al McKibbon (bass -3,4,6) Art Blakey (drums -3,4,6)
1.Introspection (take 1)
2.Trinkle, Tinkle (take 1)
3.Hackensack (take 1)
4.Evidence (take 1)
5.Chordially
6.Introspection (take 2)
** also issued on Mosaic MD3-112.

Thelonious Monk - Something In Blue  (Black Lion (E) BL 152)

Thelonious Monk (piano)
Chappell Studios, London, England, November 15, 1971
Nice Work If You Can Get It
Jackie-Ing
Blue Sphere
Thelonious Monk (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Evidence (take 2)
Criss Cross
Nutty (take 2)
Hackensack (take 2)
Thelonious Monk (piano)
Something In Blue
** also issued on Black Lion (E) BLP 30119.

Thelonious Monk - The London Collection: Volume Three  (Black Lion (G) BLCD 760142)

Thelonious Monk (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Chappell Studios, London, England, November 15, 1971
Crepuscule With Nellie (take 3)
Nutty (take 1)
Introspection (take 3)
** part of Black Lion (G) BLCD 76012.