Thelonious Monk Discography

1941 (age 24)

Charlie Christian's Jam Session

Thelonious Monk, piano; Charlie Christian, guitar; Nick Fenton, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

Minton's Playhouse, NYC, May 12, 1941

Swing To Bop (Topsy)Esoteric ES-548; Everest FS 219

* Esoteric ES-548   Charlie Christian, Dizzy Gillespie - After Hours   1957
= Counterpoint CPT-548   -   1959
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1932-2   -   2000
* Everest FS 219   Various Artists - Live Sessions At Minton's

Charlie Christian's Jam Session

Joe Guy, unknown, trumpet; unknown, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Charlie Christian, guitar; Nick Fenton, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

Minton's Playhouse, NYC, May, 1941

Stompin' At The Savoy (Down On Teddy's Hill)Esoteric ES-548; Everest FS 219

* Esoteric ES-548   Charlie Christian, Dizzy Gillespie - After Hours   1957
= Counterpoint CPT-548   -   1959
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1932-2   -   2000
* Everest FS 219   Various Artists - Live Sessions At Minton's

Hot Lips Page's Jam Session

Joe Guy, Hot Lips Page, unknown trumpet #3, trumpet; Herbie Fields, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; unknown, bass; unknown, drums.

Minton's Playhouse, NYC, 1941

Sweet LorraineXanadu 107

Joe Guy, Hot Lips Page, unknown trumpet #3, unknown trumpet #4, trumpet; Herbie Fields, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; unknown, bass; unknown, drums.

My Melancholy Baby-

* Xanadu 107   Joe Guy, Hot Lips Page - Trumpet Battle At Minton's   1975

Charlie Christian's Jam Session

Joe Guy, trumpet; Kermit Scott, tenor sax; unknown or Thelonious Monk, piano; Charlie Christian, guitar; Nick Fenton, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

Minton's Playhouse, NYC, 1941

Rhythm-a-ningXanadu 107

* Xanadu 107   Joe Guy, Hot Lips Page - Trumpet Battle At Minton's   1975

Joe Guy's Jam Session

Joe Guy, trumpet; Thelonious Monk, piano; Nick Fenton, bass.

NYC, 1941

Rhythm RiffXanadu 112

Joe Guy, trumpet; Thelonious Monk, piano; Nick Fenton, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

Nice Work If You Can Get It-

Joe Guy, trumpet; Al Sears, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Nick Fenton, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

Down-
I Found A Million Dollar Baby-

Joe Guy, trumpet; Thelonious Monk, piano; unknown, bass; unknown, drums.

You're A Lucky Guy-

* Xanadu 112   Joe Guy, Billie Holiday - Harlem Odyssey   1975

Roy Eldridge's Jam Session

Roy Eldridge, trumpet; Herbie Fields, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; unknown, bass; unknown, drums.

NYC, 1941

Body And SoulXanadu 123

Roy Eldridge, Joe Guy, trumpet; unknown, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; unknown, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

Indiana-

* Xanadu 123   Harry Edison, Hot Lips Page - Sweets, Lips And Lots Of Jazz

Hot Lips Page's Jam Session

Hot Lips Page, trumpet; unknown, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; unknown, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

NYC, 1941

Baby LipsXanadu 123

Joe Guy, Hot Lips Page, trumpet; Herbie Fields, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; unknown, bass; unknown, drums.

Sweet Georgia BrownOnyx ORI 207

Joe Guy, Hot Lips Page, trumpet; Thelonious Monk, piano; unknown, bass; unknown, drums.

Topsy-

* Xanadu 123   Harry Edison, Hot Lips Page - Sweets, Lips And Lots Of Jazz
* Onyx ORI 207   Hot Lips Page - After Hours In Harlem

Don Byas' Jam Session

Joe Guy, trumpet; Don Byas, tenor sax; unknown, tenor sax #2; Thelonious Monk, piano; unknown, bass; unknown, drums; Helen Humes, vocal.

Minton's Playhouse, NYC, 1941

1.StardustOnyx ORI 208
2.Exactly Like You-

Joe Guy, trumpet; unknown, trumpet #1; Don Byas, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; unknown, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

1.I Can't Give You Anything But Love-
2.Indiana-

* Onyx ORI 208   Don Byas - Midnight At Minton's

1944

Coleman Hawkins Quartet

Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Edward "Bass" Robinson, bass; Denzil Best, drums.

NYC, October 19, 1944

On The BeanJoe Davis 8251; Prestige PRST 7824, PRCD-24124-2; Milestone M-47015
Recollections-
Flyin' HawkJoe Davis 8250; Prestige PRST 7824, PRCD-24124-2; Milestone M-47015
Drifting On A Reed-

* Prestige PRST 7824   Coleman Hawkins - Bean And The Boys   1970
* Milestone M-47015   Coleman Hawkins - The Hawk Flies   1973
* Prestige PRCD-24124-2   Coleman Hawkins - Bean & The Boys   1993
* Joe Davis 8251; Jazz Selection (F) JS 510   Coleman Hawkins - Recollections / On The Bean
* Joe Davis 8250; Jazz Selection (F) JS 508   Coleman Hawkins - Drifting On A Reed / Flyin' Hawk

1946

Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra

Dave Burns, Talib Dawud, Kenny Dorham, John Lynch, Elmon Wright, trumpet; Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet, vocal; Leon Comegys, Charles Greenlea, Alim Moore, trombone; Howard Johnson, Sonny Stitt, alto sax; Ray Abrams, Warren Luckey, tenor sax; Leo Parker, baritone sax; Milt Jackson, vibes #8-11; Thelonious Monk, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

Spotlight Lounge, Washington, DC, May-June, 1946

1.Our DelightHi-Fly H 01
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-

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

Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra

Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums; Sarah Vaughan, vocal.

Spotlight Lounge, Washington, DC, June, 1946

Don't Blame MeHi-Fly H 01

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

1947 (age 30)

The Thelonious Monk Sextet

Idrees Suliman, trumpet; Danny Quebec West, alto sax; Billy Smith, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Eugene Ramey, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, October 15, 1947

BN308-2HumphBlue Note 560, BLP 5009, BLP 1510
BN309-1Evonce (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011
BN309-4EvonceBlue Note 547, BLP 1511
BN310-1Suburban EyesBlue Note 542, BLP 5009, BLP 1511
BN310-2Suburban Eyes (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011
BN311-0TheloniousBlue Note 542, BLP 5002, BLP 1510

* Blue Note BLP 1510   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music Volume One   1956
= Blue Note BST 81510 (pseudo stereo)   -   1966
= Blue Note BN-LA579-H2   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Genius   1976
= Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk   1983
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011   More Genius Of Thelonious Monk   1985
* Blue Note BLP 1511   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music Volume Two   1956
= Blue Note BST 81511 (pseudo stereo)   -   1969
= Blue Note BN-LA579-H2   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Genius   1976
= Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk   1983
* Blue Note BLP 5009   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music Vol. 2   1952
* Blue Note BLP 5002   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music   1952
* Blue Note 560   Thelonious Monk - Humph / Mysterioso   1948
* Blue Note 547   Thelonious Monk - Evonce / Off Minor   1948
* Blue Note 542   Thelonious Monk - Thelonious / Suburban Eyes   1947

The Thelonious Monk Trio

Thelonious Monk, piano; Eugene Ramey, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, October 24, 1947

BN312-0Nice Work (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011
BN312-1Nice WorkBlue Note 1575, BLP 5009, BLP 1511
BN313-0Ruby My Dear (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011
BN313-1Ruby My DearBlue Note 549, BLP 5002, BLP 1510
BN314-0Well You Needn'tBlue Note 543, BLP 5002, BLP 1510
BN314-1Well You Needn't (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011
BN315-0April In Paris (alternate take)-
BN315-1April In ParisBlue Note 1575, BLP 1510
BN317-1Off MinorBlue Note 547, BLP 5002, BLP 1510
BN316-3IntrospectionBlue Note BLP 1510

* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011   More Genius Of Thelonious Monk   1985
* Blue Note BLP 1511   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music Volume Two   1956
= Blue Note BST 81511 (pseudo stereo)   -   1969
= Blue Note BN-LA579-H2   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Genius   1976
= Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk   1983
* Blue Note BLP 1510   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music Volume One   1956
= Blue Note BST 81510 (pseudo stereo)   -   1966
= Blue Note BN-LA579-H2   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Genius   1976
= Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk   1983
* Blue Note BLP 5009   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music Vol. 2   1952
* Blue Note BLP 5002   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music   1952
* Blue Note 1575   Thelonious Monk - April In Paris / Nice Work   1951
* Blue Note 549   Thelonious Monk - Ruby My Dear / Evidence   1948
* Blue Note 543   Thelonious Monk - 'Round About Midnight / Well You Needn't   1947
* Blue Note 547   Thelonious Monk - Evonce / Off Minor   1948

The Thelonious Monk Quintet

George Taitt, trumpet; Edmund Gregory, alto sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Robert Paige, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, November 21, 1947

BN318-3In Walked BudBlue Note 548, 45-1664, BLP 5009, BLP 1510
BN319-0Monk's MoodBlue Note 1565, BLP 1511
BN320-0Who KnowsBlue Note 1565, BLP 5009, BLP 1511
BN321-1'Round About MidnightBlue Note 543, 45-1664, BLP 5002, BLP 1510, BLP 1001, BST2 84433, BST 89902
BN320-7Who Knows (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011

* Blue Note BLP 1510   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music Volume One   1956
= Blue Note BST 81510 (pseudo stereo)   -   1966
= Blue Note BN-LA579-H2   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Genius   1976
= Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk   1983
* Blue Note BLP 1511   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music Volume Two   1956
= Blue Note BST 81511 (pseudo stereo)   -   1969
= Blue Note BN-LA579-H2   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Genius   1976
= Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk   1983
* Blue Note BLP 1001   Various Artists - 25 Years Blue Note: Anniversary Album   1964
= Blue Note BLP 2001, BST 82001   Various Artists - Blue Note Gems Of Jazz: Limited Edition   1967
* Blue Note BST2 84433   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note Volume 2   1986
* Blue Note BST 89902   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz Volume 1: 1939-1949   1969
= Blue Note BN-LA158-G2   Various Artists - A Decade Of Jazz Volume One: 1939-1949   1973+
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011   More Genius Of Thelonious Monk   1985
* Blue Note BLP 5009   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music Vol. 2   1952
* Blue Note BLP 5002   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music   1952
* Blue Note 45-1664   Thelonious Monk - Round Midnight / In Walked Bud   1956
* Blue Note 548   Thelonious Monk - In Walked Bud / Epistrophy   1948
* Blue Note 1565   Thelonious Monk - Who Knows / Monk's Mood   1948
* Blue Note 543   Thelonious Monk - 'Round About Midnight / Well You Needn't   1947

1948

Thelonious Monk Quartet

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 AreChazzer 2002
Just You, Just Me-
Suburban Eyes-

* Chazzer 2002   Art Tatum, Thelonious Monk - The Vibes Are On Chazzer   mid 1970s

The Thelonious Monk Quartet

Milton Jackson, vibes; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Simmons, bass; Shadow Wilson, drums; Kenny 'Pancho' Hagood, vocal #1-3.

Apex Studios, NYC, July 2, 1948

1. BN326-3All The Things You AreBlue Note 1201, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012
2. BN327-1I Should Care (alternate take)Blue Note BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012
3. BN327-2I Should CareBlue Note 1201; Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012
4. BN328-0EvidenceBlue Note 549, BLP 1509, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101
5. BN329-0Misterioso (as Mysterioso)Blue Note 560, BLP 5002, BLP 1510
6. BN329-1Misterioso (alternate take)Blue Note BLP 1509, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101
7. BN330-0EpistrophyBlue Note 548, BLP 1510, BST 89902
8. BN331-1I Mean YouBlue Note 1564, BLP 5002, BLP 1510

* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012   Thelonious Monk And Milt Jackson   1985
* Blue Note BLP 1509   Milt Jackson And The Thelonious Monk Quintet   1956
= Blue Note BST 81509 (pseudo stereo)   -
* Blue Note BLP 1510   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music Volume One   1956
= Blue Note BST 81510 (pseudo stereo)   -   1966
= Blue Note BN-LA579-H2   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Genius   1976
= Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk   1983
* Blue Note BST 89902   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz Volume 1: 1939-1949   1969
= Blue Note BN-LA158-G2   Various Artists - A Decade Of Jazz Volume One: 1939-1949   1973+
* Blue Note BLP 5002   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music   1952
* Blue Note 1201   Kenny 'Pancho' Hagood, Thelonious Monk - I Should Care / All The Things You Are   1948
* Blue Note 549   Thelonious Monk - Ruby My Dear / Evidence   1948
* Blue Note 560   Thelonious Monk - Humph / Mysterioso   1948
* Blue Note 548   Thelonious Monk - In Walked Bud / Epistrophy   1948
* Blue Note 1564   Tadd Dameron - Symphonette / Thelonious Monk - I Mean You   1948

1950

Charlie Parker - Dizzy Gillespie Quintet

Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet; Charlie Parker, alto sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Curly Russell, bass; Buddy Rich, drums.

NYC, June 6, 1950

410-4BloomdidoMercury 11058, MGC-512; Clef MGC-639; Verve MGV-8006, MGV-8194, MGV-8230, MGV-8341, V/V6-8409, V6-8787, V3HB-8840, VE-2-2501
411-3An Oscar For TreadwellVerve MGV-8006
411-4-Mercury 11082, MGC-512; Verve MGV-8006, MGV-8002, VE-2-2501
412-3MohawkVerve MGV-8006
412-6-Mercury 11082, MGC-512; Verve MGV-8006, MGV-8002, V3HB-8840, VE-2-2501
413-0My Melancholy Baby (coda rehearsal)Verve (J) J00J 29001/10
413-1My Melancholy Baby-
413-2-Mercury 11058, MGC-512; Verve MGV-8006, V6-8787, VE-2-2501
414-1Leap FrogVerve (J) J00J 29001/10
414-2--
414-3--
414-4-Verve MGV-8006, VE-2-2501
414-5-Verve (J) J00J 29001/10
414-6-Mercury 11076, MGC-512; Verve MGV-8006, MGV-8002, V6-8787, V3HB-8840, VE-2-2501
414-7-Verve (J) J00J 29001/10
414-9--
414-10--
415-1Relaxin' With Lee-
415-2-Verve MGV-8006, V3HB-8840
415-3-Mercury 11076, MGC-512; Verve MGV-8006, VE-2-2501
415-5-Verve (J) J00J 29001/10

* Clef MGC-639   Various Artists - Our Best   1955
* Verve MGV-8006   Bird And Diz - The Genius Of Charlie Parker #4   1956+
* Verve MGV-8194   Various Artists - Compendium Of Jazz #1   1956+
* Verve MGV-8230   Various Artists - The Anatomy Of Improvisation   1957
* Verve MGV-8341   Various Artists - Special College Jazz Album: Complimentary Record   1959
* Verve V/V6-8409   The Essential Charlie Parker   1961
* Verve V6-8787   Charlie Parker - The Bird Set
* Verve V3HB-8840   Charlie Parker - Return Engagement   1974
* Verve VE-2-2501   Charlie Parker - The Verve Years (1948-50)   1976
* Verve MGV-8002   The Charlie Parker Story #3   1956+
= Verve MGV-8100-3   The Charlie Parker Story   1956+
* Verve (J) J00J 29001/10   The Complete Charlie Parker On Verve - Bird   1988
* Mercury MGC-512   Bird And Diz   1952
= Clef MGC-512   -   1954
* Mercury 11058, 11058x45; Clef 11058, 11058x45   Charlie Parker - Bloomdido / My Melancholy Baby
* Mercury 11082, 11082x45; Clef 11082, 11082x45   Charlie Parker - An Oscar For Treadwell / Mohawk
* Mercury 11076, 11076x45; Clef 11076, 11076x45   Charlie Parker - Leap Frog / Relaxin' With Lee

1951

The Thelonious Monk Quintet

Sahib Shihab, alto sax #1-6; Milt Jackson, vibes #1-6,9; Thelonious Monk, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, July 23, 1951

1. BN392-1Four In OneBlue Note 1589, BLP 5009, BLP 1511
2. BN392-2Four In One (alternate take)Blue Note BLP 1509, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101
3. BN393-0Criss-CrossBlue Note 1590, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BST 89903, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note BST2 84429
4. BN393-1Criss-Cross (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012
5. BN394-0EronelBlue Note 1590, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101
6. BN395-0Straight No ChaserBlue Note 1589, BLP 5009, BLP 1511
7. BN396-0Ask Me Now (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012
8. BN396-1Ask Me NowBlue Note 1591, BLP 1511
9. BN397-0Willow Weep For MeBlue Note 1591, 45-1646, BLP 5011, BLP 1509, BN-LA579-H2; Mosaic MR4-101

* Blue Note BLP 1511   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music Volume Two   1956
= Blue Note BST 81511 (pseudo stereo)   -   1969
= Blue Note BN-LA579-H2   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Genius   1976
= Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk   1983
* Blue Note BLP 1509   Milt Jackson And The Thelonious Monk Quintet   1956
= Blue Note BST 81509 (pseudo stereo)   -
* Blue Note BST 89903   Various Artists - Blue Note's Three Decades Of Jazz Volume 1: 1949-1959   1969
= Blue Note BN-LA159-G2   Various Artists - A Decade Of Jazz Volume Two: 1949-1959   1973+
* Blue Note BST2 84429   Various Artists - The Best Of Blue Note   1984
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61012   Thelonious Monk And Milt Jackson   1985
* Blue Note BLP 5009   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music Vol. 2   1952
* Blue Note BLP 5011   Milt Jackson - Wizard Of The Vibes   1952
= Vogue (E) LDE 044   Milt Jackson And His New Group   1954
= Vogue (F) LD 138   Milt Jackson And His New Group - Wizard Of The Vibes   1954
* Blue Note 45-1646   Milt Jackson - Lillie / Willow Weep For Me   1956
* Blue Note 1589   Thelonious Monk - Four In One / Straight No Chaser   1951
* Blue Note 1590   Thelonious Monk - Criss-Cross / Eronel   1951
* Blue Note 1591   Thelonious Monk - Ask Me Now / Milt Jackson - Willow Weep For Me   1951

Thelonious Monk Quintet

Idrees Sulieman or Kenny Dorham, trumpet; Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; unknown, bass; unknown, drums; Frankie Passions, vocal.

NYC, 1951

Especially For YouSpotlite (E) SPJ 135
Nobody Knows-

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

1952

The Thelonious Monk Sextet

Kenny Dorham, trumpet #1-8; Lou Donaldson, alto sax #1-8; Lucky Thompson, tenor sax #1-8; Thelonious Monk, piano; Nelson Boyd, bass; Max Roach, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, May 30, 1952

1. BN434-1 tk.2SkippyBlue Note 1602, BLP 1511
2. BN434-2 tk.3Skippy (alternate take)Mosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011
3. BN435-1 tk.5Hornin' In (alternate take)-
4. BN435-3 tk.7Hornin' InBlue Note 1603, BLP 1511
5. BN436-0 tk.8SixteenMosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011
6. BN436-1 tk.9Sixteen (alternate take)-
7. BN437-0 tk.10Carolina MoonBlue Note 1603, BLP 1511
8. BN438-0 tk.11Let's Cool OneBlue Note 1602, BLP 1511
9. BN439-0 tk.12I'll Follow YouMosaic MR4-101; Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011

* Blue Note BLP 1511   Thelonious Monk - Genius Of Modern Music Volume Two   1956
= Blue Note BST 81511 (pseudo stereo)   -   1969
= Blue Note BN-LA579-H2   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Genius   1976
= Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk   1983
* Blue Note (J) BNJ-61011   More Genius Of Thelonious Monk   1985
* Blue Note 1602   Thelonious Monk - Skippy / Let's Cool One   1952
* Blue Note 1603   Thelonious Monk - Hornin' In / Carolina Moon   1952

Thelonious Monk Trio

Thelonious Monk, piano; Gary Mapp, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

NYC, October 15, 1952

367Little Rootie TootiePrestige 850, prEP 1329, PRLP 142, PRLP 7027, PRST 7751, PRST-24006, P-24052
368Sweet And LovelyPrestige 795, prEP 1329, PRLP 142, PRLP 7027, PRST 7751, PRST-24006
369Bye-YaPrestige 795, 45-162, prEP 1329, PRLP 142, PRLP 7027, PRST 7751, PRST-24006
370Monk's DreamPrestige 850, prEP 1329, PRLP 142, PRLP 7027, PRST 7751, PRST-24006

* Prestige PRLP 7027   Thelonious Monk   1956
= Prestige PRLP 7159   Thelonious Monk - Monk's Moods   1959
= Prestige PRST 7508   Thelonious Monk - The High Priest   1967
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-010   Thelonious Monk   1982
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-010-2   -   1989
* Prestige PRST 7751   Thelonious Monk - Reflections Vol. 1   1970
* Prestige PRST-24006   Thelonious Monk   1972
* Prestige P-24052   Various Artists - Piano Giants Vol. I   1975
* Prestige PRLP 142   Thelonious Monk Trio (Thelonious)   1953
* Prestige prEP 1329   The Thelonious Monk Trio   1953
* Prestige 45-162   Thelonious Monk - Blue Monk / Bye-Ya   1959
* Prestige 850   Thelonious Monk - Little Rootie Tootie / Monk's Dream   1953
* Prestige 795   Thelonious Monk - Sweet And Lovely / Bye-Ya   1953
= Prestige 795x45   -

Thelonious Monk Trio

Thelonious Monk, piano; Gary Mapp, bass; Max Roach, drums.

NYC, December 18, 1952

399Trinkle TinklePrestige 838, PRLP 142, PRLP 7027, PRST 7751, PRST-24006
400These Foolish Things-
401Bemsha SwingPrestige PRLP 142, PRLP 7027, PRST 7751, PRST-24006
402Reflections-

* Prestige PRLP 7027   Thelonious Monk   1956
= Prestige PRLP 7159   Thelonious Monk - Monk's Moods   1959
= Prestige PRST 7508   Thelonious Monk - The High Priest   1967
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-010   Thelonious Monk   1982
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-010-2   -   1989
* Prestige PRST 7751   Thelonious Monk - Reflections Vol. 1   1970
* Prestige PRST-24006   Thelonious Monk   1972
* Prestige PRLP 142   Thelonious Monk Trio (Thelonious)   1953
* Prestige 838   Thelonious Monk - Trinkle Tinkle / These Foolish Things   1953

1953

Thelonious Monk Quintet Featuring Sonny Rollins

Julius Watkins, French horn; Sonny Rollins, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Willie Jones, drums.

WOR Studios, NYC, November 13, 1953

531Let's Call ThisPrestige prEP 1352, PRLP 166, PRLP 7053, PRST 7751, PRST-24006
532-1Think Of One (take one)Prestige PRLP 7053, PRST 7751, P-24046
532-2Think Of One (take two)Prestige prEP 1352, PRLP 166, PRLP 7053, PRST 7751, PRST-24006
533Friday The ThirteenthPrestige PRLP 166, PRLP 7075, PRST 7751, PRST-24006

* Prestige PRLP 7053   Thelonious Monk   1956
= Prestige PRLP 7053 (later)   Thelonious Monk With Sonny Rollins And Frank Foster - Monk   1957+
= Prestige PRLP 7245, PRST 7245   We See Thelonious Monk   1962
= Prestige PR 7363, PRST 7363   Thelonious Monk - The Golden Monk   1965
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-016   Thelonious Monk With Sonny Rollins And Frank Foster - Monk   1982
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-016-2   -   1989
* Prestige PRST 7751   Thelonious Monk - Reflections Vol. 1   1970
* Prestige PRST-24006   Thelonious Monk   1972
* Prestige P-24046   Various Artists - 25 Years Of Prestige   1974
* Prestige PRLP 7075   Thelonious Monk, Sonny Rollins   1957
= Prestige PRLP 7169   Thelonious Monk, Sonny Rollins - Work!   1959
= Prestige PRST 7656   The Genius Of Thelonious Monk   1969
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-059   Thelonious Monk, Sonny Rollins   1983
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-059-2   -   1987
* Prestige PRLP 166   Thelonious Monk Quintet - Blows For LP Featuring Sonny Rollins   1954
= Prestige PRLP 166 (later)   Thelonious Monk Quintet (Thelonious With Sonny Rollins)   1954+
* Prestige prEP 1352   The Thelonious Monk Quintet   1954

1954

Thelonious Monk Quintet Featuring Frank Foster

Ray Copeland, trumpet; Frank Foster, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Curly Russell, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 11, 1954

570We SeePrestige PRLP 180, PRLP 7053, PRST 7848, PRST-24006
571Smoke Gets In Your Eyes-
572Locomotive-
573Hackensack-

* Prestige PRLP 7053   Thelonious Monk   1956
= Prestige PRLP 7053 (later)   Thelonious Monk With Sonny Rollins And Frank Foster - Monk   1957+
= Prestige PRLP 7245, PRST 7245   We See Thelonious Monk   1962
= Prestige PR 7363, PRST 7363   Thelonious Monk - The Golden Monk   1965
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-016   Thelonious Monk With Sonny Rollins And Frank Foster - Monk   1982
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-016-2   -   1989
* Prestige PRST 7848   Thelonious Monk - Blue Monk Vol. 2   1971
* Prestige PRST-24006   Thelonious Monk   1972
* Prestige PRLP 180   Thelonious Monk Quintet   1954

Thelonious Monk Solo

Thelonious Monk, piano.

Paris, France, June 7, 1954

'Round MidnightSwing (F) M 33342; Vogue (F) LD 503-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9852; Vogue (F) EPL 7941, CLVLX 342, DP 64, 416039; Jazz Legacy (F) 500104; Mosaic MR4-112
EronelSwing (F) M 33342; Vogue (F) LD 503-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9852; Jazz Legacy (F) 500104; Mosaic MR4-112
Reflections (as Portrait Of An Ermite)Swing (F) M 33342; Vogue (F) LD 503-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9852; Vogue (E) EPV 1115, (F) EPL 7941; Jazz Legacy (F) 500104; Mosaic MR4-112
Wee See (as Manganese)-
Well, You Needn'tSwing (F) M 33342; Vogue (F) LD 503-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9852, MDINT 9369; Jazz Legacy (F) 500104; Mosaic MR4-112
Hackensack (as Well, You Needn't (take 2))Jazz Legacy (F) 500104; Mosaic MR4-112
Evidence (as Reflections)Swing (F) M 33342; Vogue (F) LD 503-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9852; Vogue (F) EPL 7941; Pop (F) CBM 60013; Mode (F) CMDINT 9515; Jazz Legacy (F) 500104; Mosaic MR4-112
Smoke Gets In Your EyesSwing (F) M 33342, C 103; Vogue (E) EPV 1115, (F) LD 503-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9852; Jazz Legacy (F) 500104; Mosaic MR4-112
Off MinorSwing (F) M 33342; Vogue (E) EPV 1115, (F) LD 503-30; Mode (F) CMDINT 9852, MDINT 9144; Jazz Legacy (F) 500104; Mosaic MR4-112

* Vogue (F) LD 503-30   Thelonious Monk - The Prophet: 10eme Anniversaire Des Disques Vogue Vol. 11   early 1960s
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9852   Thelonious Monk - The Many Faces Of Jazz Vol. 45
* Vogue (F) CLVLX 342   Various Artists - Une Histoire Des Geants Du Jazz
* Vogue (F) DP 64   Various Artists - 25 Geants Du Piano Jazz
* Vogue (F) 416039   Various Artists - Jazz Masters   early 1970s
* Jazz Legacy (F) 500104   Thelonious Monk - Portrait Of An Ermite: Jazz Legacy 54   1980
* Mosaic MR4-112   The Complete Black Lion And Vogue Recordings Of Thelonious Monk   1985
= Mosaic MD3-112   -   1989
* Mode (F) MDINT 9369   Various Artists - Initiation Au Jazz Vol. 1
* Mode (F) CMDINT 9515   Various Artists - Piano: The Many Faces Of Jazz Vol. 3
* Swing (F) C 103   Various Artists - 50 Ans De Jazz   1971
* Mode (F) MDINT 9144   Various Artists - Les Geants Du Jazz Moderne
* Swing (F) M 33342   Thelonious Monk   1954
* Pop (F) CBM 60013   Various Artists - Piano Jazz: Jazz Pour Vous 3
* Vogue (F) EPL 7941   Thelonious Monk
* Vogue (E) EPV 1115   Thelonious Monk   1956

Thelonious Monk Trio

Thelonious Monk, piano; Percy Heath, bass #1-3; Art Blakey, drums #1-3.

Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 22, 1954

1. 619WorkPrestige PRLP 189, PRLP 7075, PRST 7848, PRST-24006
2. 620Nutty-
3. 621Blue MonkPrestige 45-162, PRLP 189, PRLP 7027, PRST 7848, PRST-24006
4. 622Just A GigoloPrestige PRLP 189, PRLP 7027, PRST 7848, PRST-24006

* Prestige PRLP 7075   Thelonious Monk, Sonny Rollins   1957
= Prestige PRLP 7169   Thelonious Monk, Sonny Rollins - Work!   1959
= Prestige PRST 7656   The Genius Of Thelonious Monk   1969
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-059   Thelonious Monk, Sonny Rollins   1983
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-059-2   -   1987
* Prestige PRST 7848   Thelonious Monk - Blue Monk Vol. 2   1971
* Prestige PRST-24006   Thelonious Monk   1972
* Prestige PRLP 7027   Thelonious Monk   1956
= Prestige PRLP 7159   Thelonious Monk - Monk's Moods   1959
= Prestige PRST 7508   Thelonious Monk - The High Priest   1967
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-010   Thelonious Monk   1982
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-010-2   -   1989
* Prestige PRLP 189   Thelonious Monk Plays   1954
* Prestige 45-162   Thelonious Monk - Blue Monk / Bye-Ya   1959

Sonny Rollins And Thelonious Monk Quartet

Sonny Rollins, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Tommy Potter, bass; Arthur Taylor, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 25, 1954

630I Want To Be HappyPrestige PRLP 190, PRLP 7075, P-24096
631The Way You Look TonightPrestige PRLP 190, PRLP 7075, PRST-24004, P-24096
632More Than You KnowPrestige PRLP 190, PRLP 7058, P-24096

* Prestige PRLP 7075   Thelonious Monk, Sonny Rollins   1957
= Prestige PRLP 7169   Thelonious Monk, Sonny Rollins - Work!   1959
= Prestige PRST 7656   The Genius Of Thelonious Monk   1969
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-059   Thelonious Monk, Sonny Rollins   1983
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-059-2   -   1987
* Prestige P-24096   Sonny Rollins - Vintage Sessions   1981
* Prestige PRST-24004   Sonny Rollins   1972
* Prestige PRLP 7058   Sonny Rollins - Moving Out   1956
= Prestige PR 7433, PRST 7433   Sonny Rollins - Jazz Classics   1966
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-058   Sonny Rollins - Moving Out   1983
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-058-2   -   1987
* Prestige PRLP 190   Sonny Rollins And Thelonious Monk   1955

Miles Davis All Stars

Miles Davis, trumpet; Milt Jackson, vibes; Thelonious Monk, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 24, 1954

676-1Bags' Groove (take 1)Prestige PRLP 196, LP 7109, PR 7457, PRST 7650, PRST-24012
676-2Bags' Groove (take 2)Prestige LP 7109, PRST 7650, P-24077
677Bemsha SwingPrestige PRLP 200, PRLP 7150, PRST 7650, PRST-24012
678Swing SpringPrestige PRLP 196, PRLP 7150, PRST 7650, PRST-24012
679-1The Man I Love (take 1)Prestige PRLP 200, PRLP 7150, PRST 7650, PRST-24012
679-2The Man I Love (take 2)Prestige PRLP 7150, PRST 7650, P-24077

* Prestige LP 7109   Miles Davis - Bags Groove   1957
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-245   -   1986
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-245-2   -   1987
= Prestige PRES 16-3   Miles Davis & The Modern Jazz Giants   1957
* Prestige PR 7457, PRST 7457   Miles Davis Greatest Hits   1966
* Prestige PRST 7650   Miles Davis And The Modern Jazz Giants   1969
* Prestige PRST-24012   Miles Davis - Tallest Trees   1972
* Prestige P-24077   Miles Davis - Tune Up   1977
* Prestige PRLP 7150   Miles Davis And The Modern Jazz Giants   1959
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-347, OJCCD-347-2   -   1989
= Prestige PRES 16-3   Miles Davis & The Modern Jazz Giants   1957
* Prestige PRLP 196   Miles Davis All Stars Vol. 1   1955
* Prestige PRLP 200   Miles Davis All Stars Vol. 2   1955

1955

Miles Davis At The Newport Jazz Festival

Miles Davis, trumpet; Zoot Sims, tenor sax; Gerry Mulligan, baritone sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Connie Kay, drums.

Newport Jazz Festival, Freebody Park, Newport, RI, July 17, 1955

Introduction By Duke EllingtonJazz Unlimited (Swd) JUCD 2050
Hackensack-
Round About Midnight-
Now's The Time-

* Jazz Unlimited (Swd) JUCD 2050   Miles Davis - Miscellaneous Davis 1955-1957   1993

Thelonious Monk Trio

Thelonious Monk, piano; Oscar Pettiford, bass; Kenny Clarke, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 21 and 27, 1955

It Don't Mean A Thing If It Ain't Got That SwingRiverside RLP 12-201, RM 483/484
Sophisticated LadyRiverside RLP 12-201
I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good-
Black And Tan Fantasy-
Mood Indigo-
I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart-
Solitude-
Caravan-

* Riverside RLP 12-201   Thelonious Monk Plays The Music Of Duke Ellington   1956
= Riverside RLP 12-201 (later)   Thelonious Monk Plays Duke Ellington   1958
= Riverside R-3015, RS-3015   Thelonious Monk Plays Duke   1968
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-024   Thelonious Monk Plays Duke Ellington   1982
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-024-2   -   1987
= Milestone M-47052   Thelonious Monk - The Riverside Trios   1979
* Riverside RM 483/484, RS 9483/9484   The Thelonious Monk Story   1966

Gigi Gryce Quartet

Gigi Gryce, alto sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 15, 1955

116Shuffle BoilSignal S 1201; Savoy Jazz SJL 1166; Metronome (Swd) MEP 452
114Brake's SakeSignal S 1201; Savoy Jazz SJL 1166
115Gallop's Gallop-
117Nica's TempoSignal S 1201; Savoy Jazz SJL 1166; Metronome (Swd) MEP 452

* Signal S 1201   Gigi Gryce Orchestra & Quartet   1955
= Savoy MG 12137   Gigi Gryce - Nica's Tempo   1959
= Savoy SJL 2231   Gigi Gryce, Duke Jordan, Hall Overton - Signals   1978
* Savoy Jazz SJL 1166   Thelonious Monk With The Gigi Gryce Quartet / Herbie Nichols   1986
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 452   Gigi Gryce Quartet   1958

1956

Thelonious Monk Trio

Thelonious Monk, piano; Oscar Pettiford, bass #1,3-7; Art Blakey, drums #1,3-7.

Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 17, and April 3, 1956

1.LizaRiverside RLP 12-209, RLP 12-267
2.Memories Of YouRiverside RLP 12-209
3.Honeysuckle RoseRiverside RLP 12-209, RM 483/484
4.Darn That DreamRiverside RLP 12-209
5.Tea For Two-
6.You Are Too Beautiful-
7.Just You, Just Me-

* Riverside RLP 12-209   The Unique Thelonious Monk   1956
= Riverside RLP 12-209 (later)   The Unique Thelonious Monk (stamp)   1957
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-064   -   1983
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-064-2   -   1987
= Milestone M-47052   Thelonious Monk - The Riverside Trios   1979
* Riverside RLP 12-267   Various Artists - Riverside Drive   1958
* Riverside RM 483/484, RS 9483/9484   The Thelonious Monk Story   1966

Thelonious Monk Solo

Thelonious Monk, piano.

NYC, September, 1956

PannonicaColumbia C 45358
Lulu's Back In Town-

* Columbia C 45358, CK 45358   Thelonious Monk - Straight No Chaser (Soundtrack)   1989

Thelonious Monk Quintet

Ernie Henry, alto sax; Sonny Rollins, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano, celeste #2; Oscar Pettiford, bass; Max Roach, drums.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, October 9, 1956

1.Ba-lue Bolivar Ba-lues-areRiverside RLP 12-226; Milestone M-47023
2.Pannonica-

Ernie Henry, alto sax; Sonny Rollins, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano, celeste #2; Oscar Pettiford, bass; Max Roach, drums.

1.Ba-lue Bolivar Ba-lues-are (excerpt)Riverside RLP 12-266
2.Pannonica (opening)Riverside R-022

* Riverside RLP 12-226   Thelonious Monk - Brilliant Corners   1957
= Riverside RLP 1174   -   1960
= Riverside R-3000, RS-3000   Thelonious Monk - Mighty Monk   1967
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-026   Thelonious Monk - Brilliant Corners   1982
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-026-2   -   1987
* Milestone M-47023   Thelonious Monk - Brilliance   1975
* Riverside RLP 12-266   Ernie Henry - Last Chorus   1958
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-086   -   1983
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1906-2   -   1998
* Riverside R-022   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Riverside Recordings   1986
= Riverside 15RCD-022-2   -

Thelonious Monk Quintet

Ernie Henry, alto sax; Sonny Rollins, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Oscar Pettiford, bass; Max Roach, drums.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, October 15, 1956

Brilliant CornersRiverside R-45-608, RLP 12-226, RLP 421, RM 483/484; Milestone M-47023

* Riverside RLP 12-226   Thelonious Monk - Brilliant Corners   1957
= Riverside RLP 1174   -   1960
= Riverside R-3000, RS-3000   Thelonious Monk - Mighty Monk   1967
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-026   Thelonious Monk - Brilliant Corners   1982
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-026-2   -   1987
* Riverside RLP 421, RLP 9421   Thelonious Monk Greatest Hits   1962
* Riverside RM 483/484, RS 9483/9484   The Thelonious Monk Story   1966
* Milestone M-47023   Thelonious Monk - Brilliance   1975
* Riverside R-45-608   Thelonious Monk - Brilliant Corners Parts I & II   1957

Thelonious Monk Quintet

Clark Terry, trumpet #2; Sonny Rollins, tenor sax #2; Thelonious Monk, piano; Paul Chambers, bass #2; Max Roach, drums #2.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, December 7, 1956

1.I Surrender, DearRiverside RLP 12-226
2.Bemsha SwingRiverside RLP 12-226; Milestone M-47023

* Riverside RLP 12-226   Thelonious Monk - Brilliant Corners   1957
= Riverside RLP 1174   -   1960
= Riverside R-3000, RS-3000   Thelonious Monk - Mighty Monk   1967
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-026   Thelonious Monk - Brilliant Corners   1982
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-026-2   -   1987
* Milestone M-47023   Thelonious Monk - Brilliance   1975

1957 (age 40)

Thelonious Monk Solo/Trio

John Coltrane, tenor sax #4; Thelonious Monk, piano; Wilbur Ware, bass #4.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, April 5, 1957

1.Ghost Of A Chance (take 7)Riverside RLP 12-235
2.I Should Care (take 3)-
3.'Round Midnight (take 7)-
4.Monk's MoodRiverside RLP 12-235, RLP 12-284; Milestone M-47011; Riverside RCD2-30027-2; Original Jazz Classics OJC-31989-02

John Coltrane, tenor sax #2; Thelonious Monk, piano; Wilbur Ware, bass #2.

1.'Round Midnight (In Progress)Riverside R-022; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-254-2
2.Monk's Mood (false start)Riverside R-022, RCD-30510, RCD2-30027-2
3.Ghost Of A Chance (take 5)Riverside R-022, RCD-30510
4.I Should Care (take 1)-
5.I Should Care (take 2)-

* Riverside RLP 12-235   Solo Piano By Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Himself   1957
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-254   -   1986
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-254-2   -   1987
= Riverside RCD-30510   -   2008
= Milestone MSP-47004   Thelonious Monk - Pure Monk   1973
* Riverside RLP 12-284   Various Artists - Saxophone Revolt   1958
* Milestone M-47011   Thelonious Monk & John Coltrane - Monk/Trane   1973
* Riverside R-022   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Riverside Recordings   1986
= Riverside 15RCD-022-2   -
* Riverside RCD2-30027-2   Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane - The Complete 1957 Riverside Recordings   2006
* Original Jazz Classics OJC-31989-02   Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane   2010

Sonny Rollins Quintet/Quartet/Sextet

Jay Jay Johnson, trombone #2; Sonny Rollins, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Horace Silver, piano #2; Paul Chambers, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 14, 1957

1. tk.6ReflectionsBlue Note BLP 1558, BN-LA401-H2; Mosaic MR4-101
2. tk.12Misterioso-

* Blue Note BLP 1558   Sonny Rollins Vol. 2   1957
= Blue Note BST 81558 (pseudo stereo)   -
= Blue Note CDP 7 46818 2, CDP 7 81558 2   -   1987
= Blue Note ST-81558   -   1997
* Blue Note BN-LA401-H2   Sonny Rollins   1975
* Mosaic MR4-101   The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Thelonious Monk   1983

Thelonious Monk Solo

Thelonious Monk, piano.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, April 16, 1957

April In ParisRiverside RLP 12-235
Functional (take 2)-
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You-
All Alone-

same session.

Functional (alternate master) (take 1)Jazzland JLP 46; Milestone MSP-47004; Riverside R-022, RCD-30510

* Riverside RLP 12-235   Solo Piano By Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Himself   1957
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-254   -   1986
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-254-2   -   1987
= Riverside RCD-30510   -   2008
= Milestone MSP-47004   Thelonious Monk - Pure Monk   1973
* Jazzland JLP 46, JLP 946S   Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane   1961
= Riverside RM 490, RS 9490   The Historic Teaming Of Thelonious Monk And John Coltrane - Monk & Coltrane   1966
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-039   Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane   1982
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-039-2   -   1987
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-31989-02   -   2010
* Riverside R-022   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Riverside Recordings   1986
= Riverside 15RCD-022-2   -

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers With Thelonious Monk

Bill Hardman, trumpet; Johnny Griffin, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Spanky DeBrest, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

NYC, May 14, 1957

2560Blue MonkAtlantic LP 1278, LP 1337, SD 2-316
2561I Mean YouAtlantic LP 1278
4920Blue Monk Part 1unissued
4921Blue Monk Part 2-

* Atlantic LP 1278   Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers With Thelonious Monk   1958
= Atlantic SD 1278   -   1958+
* Atlantic LP 1337   Various Artists - The Blues In Modern Jazz   1961
= Atlantic SD 1337   -   1969
* Atlantic SD 2-316   Various Artists - The Jazz Years-25th Anniversary   1973

Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers With Thelonious Monk

same personnel.

NYC, May 15, 1957

2562Rhythm-a-ningAtlantic LP 1278
2563Purple Shades-
2564Evidence-
2565In Walked Bud-

* Atlantic LP 1278   Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers With Thelonious Monk   1958
= Atlantic SD 1278   -   1958+

Thelonious Monk Septet

Ray Copeland, trumpet #1,2,4-6; Gigi Gryce, alto sax #1,2,4-6; Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax; John Coltrane, tenor sax #1,2,4-6; Thelonious Monk, piano #2-6; Wilbur Ware, bass #2-6; Art Blakey, drums #2-6.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, June 25 and 26, 1957

1.Abide With MeRiverside RLP 12-242, RLP 1102; Milestone M-47011; Riverside RCD2-30027-2
2.Well, You Needn'tRiverside RLP 12-242, RLP 1102, RM 483/484; Milestone M-47011; Riverside RCD2-30027-2
3.Ruby, My DearRiverside RLP 12-242, RLP 1102, RLP 421, RM 483/484, RCD2-30027-2
4.Off Minor (take 5)Riverside RLP 12-242, RLP 1102, RLP 421; Milestone M-47011; Riverside RCD2-30027-2
5.EpistrophyRiverside RLP 12-242, RLP 1102; Milestone M-47011; Riverside RCD2-30027-2
6.Crepescule With Nellie (re-take 6)Riverside RLP 12-242; Milestone M-47011; Riverside RCD2-30027-2

East Coast All-Stars: Ray Copeland, trumpet; Gigi Gryce, alto sax; John Coltrane, Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax; Wilbur Ware, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

Blues For TomorrowRiverside RLP 12-243; Milestone M-47011; Riverside R-022

same session.

Blues For Tomorrow (first stereo release)Riverside RCD2-30027-2

Ray Copeland, trumpet; Gigi Gryce, alto sax; John Coltrane, Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Wilbur Ware, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

Off Minor (alternate master) (take 4)Jazzland JLP 46; Milestone M-47011; Riverside R-022; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-084-2; Riverside RCD2-30027-2
Epistrophy (alternate master) (short version)Jazzland JLP 46; Riverside RCD2-30027-2
Epistrophy (fragment)Milestone M-47011; Riverside R-022

same session.

Crepuscule With Nellie (take 1)Riverside R-022, RCD2-30027-2
Crepuscule With Nellie (breakdown)-
Crepuscule With Nellie (edited: re-takes 4 & 5)Riverside R-022; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-084-2; Riverside RCD2-30027-2
Well, You Needn't (opening)Riverside R-022, RCD2-30027-2

Ray Copeland, trumpet; Gigi Gryce, alto sax; John Coltrane, Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano #1; Wilbur Ware, bass #1; Art Blakey, drums #1.

1.Crepuscule With Nellie (take 2)Riverside RCD2-30027-2
2.Abide With Me (take 1)-

* Riverside RLP 12-242   Thelonious Monk Septet - Monk's Music   1957
= Riverside R-3004, RS-3004   Thelonious Monk Featuring John Coltrane - Monk's Music   1967
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-084   Thelonious Monk Septet - Monk's Music   1983
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-084-2   -   1987
* Riverside RLP 1102   Thelonious Monk Septet - Monk's Music   1959
* Milestone M-47011   Thelonious Monk & John Coltrane - Monk/Trane   1973
* Riverside RM 483/484, RS 9483/9484   The Thelonious Monk Story   1966
* Riverside RLP 421, RLP 9421   Thelonious Monk Greatest Hits   1962
* Riverside RLP 12-243   Various Artists - Blues For Tomorrow   1957
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-030   -   1982
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-030-2   -   1994
* Riverside R-022   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Riverside Recordings   1986
= Riverside 15RCD-022-2   -
* Jazzland JLP 46, JLP 946S   Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane   1961
= Riverside RM 490, RS 9490   The Historic Teaming Of Thelonious Monk And John Coltrane - Monk & Coltrane   1966
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-039   Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane   1982
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-039-2   -   1987
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-31989-02   -   2010
* Riverside RCD2-30027-2   Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane - The Complete 1957 Riverside Recordings   2006

Thelonious Monk Quartet

John Coltrane, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Wilbur Ware, bass; "Shadow" Wilson, drums.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, July, 1957

Ruby, My DearJazzland JLP 46; Milestone M-47011; Riverside R-022, RCD2-30027-2
Trinkle, Tinkle-
Nutty-

* Jazzland JLP 46, JLP 946S   Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane   1961
= Riverside RM 490, RS 9490   The Historic Teaming Of Thelonious Monk And John Coltrane - Monk & Coltrane   1966
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-039   Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane   1982
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-039-2   -   1987
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-31989-02   -   2010
* Milestone M-47011   Thelonious Monk & John Coltrane - Monk/Trane   1973
* Riverside R-022   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Riverside Recordings   1986
= Riverside 15RCD-022-2   -
* Riverside RCD2-30027-2   Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane - The Complete 1957 Riverside Recordings   2006

Thelonious Monk And Gerry Mulligan

Gerry Mulligan, baritone sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Wilbur Ware, bass; Shadow Wilson, drums.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, August 12 and 13, 1957

'Round MidnightRiverside RLP 12-247, RLP 421, RM 483/484
Rhythm-a-ningRiverside RLP 12-247, RLP 12-284
Sweet And LovelyRiverside RLP 12-247
Decidedly (take 4)-
Straight, No Chaser (take 3)-
I Mean You (take 4)-

same session.

Decidedly (take 5)Riverside R-022; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-301-2
Straight, No Chaser (take 1)-
I Mean You (take 2)-
I Mean You (take 1)Riverside R-022

* Riverside RLP 12-247   Mulligan Meets Monk   1957
= Riverside RLP 1106   -   1959
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-301, OJCCD-301-2   -   1987
* Riverside RLP 421, RLP 9421   Thelonious Monk Greatest Hits   1962
* Riverside RM 483/484, RS 9483/9484   The Thelonious Monk Story   1966
* Riverside RLP 12-284   Various Artists - Saxophone Revolt   1958
* Riverside R-022   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Riverside Recordings   1986
= Riverside 15RCD-022-2   -

Thelonious Monk Quartet

John Coltrane, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Ahmed Abdul-Malik, bass; Shadow Wilson, drums.

Carnegie Hall, NYC, early show, November 29, 1957

Monk's MoodBlue Note 0946 3 35173 2 5
Evidence-
Crepuscule With Nellie-
Nutty-
Epistrophy-

* Blue Note 0946 3 35173 2 5   Thelonious Monk Quartet With John Coltrane At Carnegie Hall
= Mosaic MQ1-231   -   2005

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

Carnegie Hall, NYC, late show, November 29, 1957

Bye-YaBlue Note 0946 3 35173 2 5
Sweet And Lovely-
Blue Monk-
Epistrophy (incomplete)-

* Blue Note 0946 3 35173 2 5   Thelonious Monk Quartet With John Coltrane At Carnegie Hall
= Mosaic MQ1-231   -   2005

Thelonious Monk Trio

Thelonious Monk, piano; Ahmed Abdul-Malik, bass; Osie Johnson, drums.

television broadcast, The Sound Of Jazz, CBS Studio #58, NYC, December 8, 1957

Blue MonkPumpkin Productions 116

* Pumpkin Productions 116   Various Artists - The Real Sound Of Jazz

Thelonious Monk Quintet

Thad Jones, trumpet; Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Ore, bass; Billy Higgins, drums.

NYC, 1957-1958

Blue MonkDenon (J) 32C38-7683
Light Blue-
Evidence-

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

1958

Thelonious Monk Sextet

Donald Byrd, trumpet; Johnny Griffin, tenor sax; Pepper Adams, baritone sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Wilbur Ware, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, February 25, 1958

Coming On The HudsonMilestone M-9124; Riverside R-022

* Milestone M-9124   Thelonious Monk - Blues Five Spot   1984
* Riverside R-022   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Riverside Recordings   1986
= Riverside 15RCD-022-2   -

Clark Terry Quartet With Thelonious Monk

Clark Terry, flugelhorn; Thelonious Monk, piano; Sam Jones, bass; Philly Joe Jones, drums.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, May 7 and 12, 1958

In Orbit (as Globetrotter)Riverside RLP 12-271
One Foot In The GutterRiverside R-45-411, RLP 12-271; Milestone M-47032
Trust In MeRiverside RLP 12-271
Let's Cool OneRiverside RLP 12-271, RM 483/484; Milestone M-47032
Pea-Eye (as Zip Co-Ed)Riverside R-45-411, RLP 12-271
Argentia (as Argentina)Riverside RLP 12-271; Milestone M-47032
Moonlight FiestaRiverside RLP 12-271
Buck's Business-
Very Near BlueRiverside RLP 12-271; Milestone M-47032
Fluegelin' The BluesRiverside RLP 12-294; Milestone M-47032; Riverside R-022; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-302-2

* Riverside RLP 12-271   Clark Terry With Thelonious Monk - In Orbit   1958
= Jazzland JLP 96, JLP 996   Clark Terry Quartet With Thelonious Monk   1966
= Riverside R-3009, RS-3009   Clark Terry And Thelonious Monk - C.T. Meets Monk   1968
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-302, OJCCD-302-2   Clark Terry With Thelonious Monk - In Orbit   1987
* Milestone M-47032   Clark Terry - Cruising   1975
* Riverside RM 483/484, RS 9483/9484   The Thelonious Monk Story   1966
* Riverside RLP 12-294   Various Artists - New Blue Horns   1959
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-256   -   1986
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-256-2   -   1995
* Riverside R-022   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Riverside Recordings   1986
= Riverside 15RCD-022-2   -
* Riverside R-45-411   Clark Terry - Pea-Eye / One Foot In The Gutter   1958

Thelonious Monk Quartet With Johnny Griffin

Johnny Griffin, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Ahmed Abdul-Malik, bass; Roy Haynes, drums.

Five Spot Cafe, NYC, July 9, 1958

Unidentified Solo PianoMilestone M-9124; Riverside R-022; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-103-2
Blues Five Spot-
In Walked Bud / Epistrophy (theme)-
'Round MidnightMilestone M-9124; Riverside R-022; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-206-2, OJC-33725

* Milestone M-9124   Thelonious Monk - Blues Five Spot   1984
* Riverside R-022   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Riverside Recordings   1986
= Riverside 15RCD-022-2   -
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-103-2   Thelonious Monk Quartet With Johnny Griffin - Thelonious In Action   1988
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-206-2   Thelonious Monk Quartet - Misterioso   1989
* Original Jazz Classics OJC-33725   Thelonious Monk Quartet - Misterioso   2012

Thelonious Monk Quartet With Johnny Griffin

same personnel.

Five Spot Cafe, NYC, August 7, 1958

Light BlueRiverside R-45-421, RLP 12-262
Coming On The Hudson-
Rhythm-a-ningRiverside RLP 12-262
Epistrophy (theme)-
Blue Monk-
Evidence-
Epistrophy (theme)-

Johnny Griffin, tenor sax #1-4,6-8; Thelonious Monk, piano; Ahmed Abdul-Malik, bass #1-4,6-8; Roy Haynes, drums #1-4,6-8.

1.NuttyRiverside RLP 12-279
2.Blues Five Spot-
3.Let's Cool One-
4.In Walked BudRiverside RLP 12-279, RM 483/484
5.Just A GigoloRiverside RLP 12-279
6.Misterioso-
7.EvidenceRiverside R-022; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-206-2, OJC-33725
8.Medley: Bye-Ya / Epistrophy (theme)Riverside R-022; Original Jazz Classics OJC-33725

* Riverside RLP 12-262   Thelonious Monk Quartet With Johnny Griffin - Thelonious In Action   1958
= Riverside RLP 1190   -   1960
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-103   -   1984
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-103-2   -   1988
= Milestone M-47043   Thelonious Monk - At The Five Spot   1977
* Riverside RLP 12-279   Thelonious Monk Quartet - Misterioso   1958
= Riverside RLP 1133   -   1959
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-206   -   1985
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-206-2   -   1989
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-33725   -   2012
= Milestone M-47043   Thelonious Monk - At The Five Spot   1977
* Riverside RM 483/484, RS 9483/9484   The Thelonious Monk Story   1966
* Riverside R-022   Thelonious Monk - The Complete Riverside Recordings   1986
= Riverside 15RCD-022-2   -
* Riverside R-45-421   Thelonious Monk - Coming On The Hudson / Light Blue   1958

Thelonious Monk Quartet

John Coltrane, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Ahmed Abdul-Malik, bass; Roy Haynes, drums.

Five Spot Cafe, NYC, September 11, 1958

Crepuscule With NellieBlue Note CDP 0777 7 99786 2 5
Trinkle, Tinkle-
In Walked Bud-
I Mean You-
Epistrophy-
Ruby, My DearGambit (Sp) 69241
Nutty-

* Blue Note CDP 0777 7 99786 2 5   The Thelonious Monk Quartet - Live At The Five Spot Discovery!   1993
* Gambit (Sp) 69241   Thelonious Monk Quartet With John Coltrane - Complete Live At The Five Spot   2006

1959

The Thelonious Monk Orchestra

Donald Byrd, trumpet; Eddie Bert, trombone; Robert Northern, French horn; Jay McAllister, tuba; Phil Woods, alto sax; Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Pepper Adams, baritone sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Sam Jones, bass; Art Taylor, drums; Thelonious Monk, composer; Thelonious Monk, Hall Overton, arranger.

Town Hall, NYC, February 28, 1959

TheloniousRiverside RLP 12-300
Friday The 13thRiverside RLP 12-300, RM 483/484; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-135-2
Monk's MoodRiverside RLP 12-300; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-135-2
Little Rootie TootieRiverside RLP 12-300, RLP 421; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-135-2
Off MinorRiverside RLP 12-300; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-135-2
Crepescule With Nellie-
Thelonious (complete version)Milestone M-9115; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-135-2
Little Rootie Tootie (encore)Milestone M-47033; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-135-2

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Sam Jones, bass; Art Taylor, drums.

In Walked BudMilestone M-9115
Blue Monk-
Rhythm-a-ning-

* Riverside RLP 12-300, RLP 1138   The Thelonious Monk Orchestra At Town Hall   1959
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-135   -   1984
= Milestone M-47033   Thelonious Monk - In Person   1976
* Riverside RM 483/484, RS 9483/9484   The Thelonious Monk Story   1966
* Riverside RLP 421, RLP 9421   Thelonious Monk Greatest Hits   1962
* Milestone M-9115   Thelonious Monk - Evidence   1983
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-135-2   The Thelonious Monk Orchestra At Town Hall   1989

Thelonious Monk Quintet

Thad Jones, cornet; Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Sam Jones, bass; Art Taylor, drums.

Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, June 1 and 2, 1959

Jackie-ingRiverside RLP 12-305, RLP 421, RM 483/484; Milestone M-47023
Straight, No ChaserRiverside RLP 12-305; Milestone M-47023
Played Twice (take 3)-
I Mean You-
Ask Me Now-
Played Twice (take 1)Milestone M-9124; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-362-2
Played Twice (take 2)Milestone M-47023; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-362-2

* Riverside RLP 12-305, RLP 1150   5 By Monk By 5   1959
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-362, OJCCD-362-2   -   1989
* Riverside RLP 421, RLP 9421   Thelonious Monk Greatest Hits   1962
* Riverside RM 483/484, RS 9483/9484   The Thelonious Monk Story   1966
* Milestone M-47023   Thelonious Monk - Brilliance   1975
* Milestone M-9124   Thelonious Monk - Blues Five Spot   1984

Thelonious Monk Solo

Thelonious Monk, piano.

Fugazi Hall, San Francisco, CA, October 21 and 22, 1959

Blue MonkRiverside R-45-434, RLP 12-312, RM 483/484
Ruby, My DearRiverside RLP 12-312
Round Lights-
Everything Happens To Me-
You Took The Words Right Out Of My Heart-
Bluehawk-
Pannonica-
RememberRiverside R-45-434, RLP 12-312
There's Danger In Your Eyes, Cherie (take 2)Riverside RLP 12-312
Reflections-
There's Danger In Your Eyes, Cherie (take 1)Milestone MSP-47004; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-231-2

* Riverside RLP 12-312, RLP 1158   Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Alone In San Francisco   1960
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-231   -   1986
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-231-2   -   1987
= Milestone MSP-47004   Thelonious Monk - Pure Monk   1973
* Riverside RM 483/484, RS 9483/9484   The Thelonious Monk Story   1966
* Riverside R-45-434   Thelonious Monk - Blue Monk / Remember   1960

1960

Thelonious Monk Quartet Plus Two

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Ore, bass; Billy Higgins, drums; plus Joe Gordon, trumpet; Harold Land, tenor sax.

The Blackhawk, San Francisco, CA, April 29, 1960

Let's Call ThisRiverside RLP 12-323
Four In OneRiverside RLP 12-323, RM 483/484
I'm Getting Sentimental Over YouRiverside RLP 12-323
Worry Later-
'Round Midnight-
Epistrophy (closing theme)-
Epistrophy (complete)Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-305-2
Evidence-
San Francisco Holiday (alternate take)Milestone M-9115

* Riverside RLP 12-323, RLP 1171   Thelonious Monk Quartet Plus Two At The Blackhawk   1960
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-305, OJCCD-305-2   -   1987
= Milestone M-47033   Thelonious Monk - In Person   1976
* Riverside RM 483/484, RS 9483/9484   The Thelonious Monk Story   1966
* Milestone M-9115   Thelonious Monk - Evidence   1983

1961

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Ore, bass; Frankie Dunlop, drums.

Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Holland, April 15, 1961

Jackie-ingMagnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 120
Crepuscule With Nellie-
Off Minor-
Straight, No Chaser-
Evidence-
Bemsha Swing-
Well, You Needn't-
'Round Midnight-
I Mean You-

* Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 120   Thelonious Monk Quartet - The First European Concert '61   1991

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

Studio Irene, Bussum, Holland, April 15, 1961

Crepuscule With NellieNederlands Jazz Archief (Du) NJA 1401
Rhythm-a-ning-
I Mean You-
Nutty-
Bemsha Swing-
Epistrophy (theme)-

* Nederlands Jazz Archief (Du) NJA 1401   Thelonious Monk - Jackie-ing: Live In Amsterdam May 1961   2014

The Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax #1-4,6,7,9,10; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Ore, bass #1-4,6,7,9,10; Frankie Dunlop, drums #1-4,6,7,9,10.

L'Olympia, Paris, France, April 18, 1961

1.Epistrophy (opening theme)Riverside RM 460/461; Milestone M-47060
2.I Mean YouRiverside RM 460/461, RM 491; Milestone M-47060
3.Jackie-ing (#1)Riverside RM 460/461; Milestone M-47060
4.Off MinorRiverside RM 460/461, RM 491; Milestone M-47060
5.April In ParisRiverside RM 460/461; Milestone M-47060
6.Rhythm-a-ning (#1)-
7.I'm Getting Sentimental Over YouRiverside RM 460/461, RM 491; Milestone M-47060
8.Just A Gigolo-
9.Hackensack-
10.Well You Needn't-

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax #1; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Ore, bass #1; Frankie Dunlop, drums #1.

1.Crepescule With NellieMilestone M-9124; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-670-2
2.Body And Soul-

* Riverside RM 460/461, RS 9460/9461   European Concerts By Thelonious Monk - Two Hours With Thelonious (Limited Edition)   1963
= Riverside R-3020, RS-3020   Two Hours With Thelonious   1969
* Milestone M-47060   Thelonious Monk - April In Paris / Live   1981
* Riverside RM 491, RS 9491   Monk In France   1966
= Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-670-2   -   1991
* Milestone M-9124   Thelonious Monk - Blues Five Spot   1984

The Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax #2-8; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Ore, bass #2-8; Frankie Dunlop, drums #2-8.

Teatro Lirico, Milan, Italy, April 21, 1961

1.Body And SoulRiverside RM 460/461, RM 443
2.Milan introduction and...Jackie-ing (#2)-
3.Straight No Chaser-
4.Bemsha Swing-
5.San Francisco Holiday (Worry Later)-
6.Rhythm-a-ning (#2)-
7.Crepescule With Nellie-
8.Epistrophy (closing theme)-

* Riverside RM 460/461, RS 9460/9461   European Concerts By Thelonious Monk - Two Hours With Thelonious (Limited Edition)   1963
= Riverside R-3020, RS-3020   Two Hours With Thelonious   1969
* Riverside RM 443, RS 9443   Thelonious Monk In Italy   1965
= Original Jazz Classics OJC-488, OJCCD-488-2   -   1990

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Ore, bass; Frankie Dunlop, drums.

Casino, Bern, Switzerland, May 10, 1961

I'm Getting Sentimental Over YouIngo (It) Ingo-Five; Jazz Up (It) JU-326
Jackie-ing-
Crepuscule With Nellie-
'Round Midnight-
Blue Monk-
Bright Mississippi (as Sweet Georgia Brown)Ingo (It) Ingo-Eight; Jazz Up (It) JU-326
Rhythm-a-ning-

* Ingo (It) Ingo-Five   Thelonious Monk Quartet - 1961 European Tour Vol. 1   1970s
* Ingo (It) Ingo-Eight   Thelonious Monk Quartet - 1961 European Tour Vol. 2   1970s
* Jazz Up (It) JU-326   Thelonious Monk Quartet Live In Bern 1961

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax #1-6,8-12; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Ore, bass #1-6,8-12; Frankie Dunlop, drums #1-6,8-12.

Konserthuset, Stockholm, Sweden, May 16, 1961

1.Jackie-ingDragon (Swd) DRLP 151/52
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-
8.Well, You Needn'tDuke (It) D-1020; Dragon (Swd) DRLP 151/52
9.'Round Midnight-
10.Bemsha Swing-
11.Blue Monk-
12.Epistrophy-
13.Body And Soul-

* Dragon (Swd) DRLP 151/52   Thelonious Monk - Live In Stockholm 1961
* Duke (It) D-1020   Monk   1970s

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Ore, bass; Frankie Dunlop, drums.

Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Holland, May 20, 1961

Jackie-ingNederlands Jazz Archief (Du) NJA 1401
Straight No Chaser-
Crepuscule With Nellie-
Well You Needn't-
Rhythm-a-ning-
Body And Soul-
Just A Gigolo-

* Nederlands Jazz Archief (Du) NJA 1401   Thelonious Monk - Jackie-ing: Live In Amsterdam May 1961   2014

1962

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Ore, bass; Frankie Dunlop, drums.

NYC, October 31, 1962

CO76888Bye-YaColumbia CL 1965
tk.3Body And Soul (remake)unissued
Body And Soul-

* Columbia CL 1965, CS 8765   The Thelonious Monk Quartet - Monk's Dream   1963

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax #2,3; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Ore, bass #2,3; Frankie Dunlop, drums #2,3.

NYC, November 1, 1962

1. CO76889-2Body And SoulColumbia CL 1965
2. CO76890Bolivar Blues-
3. CO76894Bright Mississippi-

* Columbia CL 1965, CS 8765   The Thelonious Monk Quartet - Monk's Dream   1963

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax #2,3; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Ore, bass #2,3; Frankie Dunlop, drums #2,3.

NYC, November 2, 1962

1. CO76896-1Just A GigoloColumbia CL 1965
2. CO76897Monk's Dream (edited version)-
3. -Monk's Dream (original version)Columbia JG 35720

* Columbia CL 1965, CS 8765   The Thelonious Monk Quartet - Monk's Dream   1963
* Columbia JG 35720   Thelonious Monk - Always Know   1979

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Ore, bass; Frankie Dunlop, drums.

NYC, November 6, 1962

CO76895Sweet And LovelyColumbia CL 1965
CO77121Coming On The HudsonColumbia CL 1970, JG 35720
CO77122HackensackColumbia CL 2038
CO77123Five Spot BluesColumbia CL 1965
CO77124Rhythm-a-ningColumbia CL 2038

* Columbia CL 1965, CS 8765   The Thelonious Monk Quartet - Monk's Dream   1963
* Columbia CL 1970, CS 8770   Various Artists - The Giants Of Jazz   1963
* Columbia JG 35720   Thelonious Monk - Always Know   1979
* Columbia CL 2038, CS 8838   Thelonious Monk - Criss-Cross   1963

1963

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Ore, bass; Frankie Dunlop, drums.

Birdland, NYC, February 9, 1963

'Round MidnightAlto AL 725
Bye-Yaprivate tape
Bright Mississippi-

* Alto AL 725   Thelonious Monk - Spastic & Personal   1970s

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

Birdland, NYC, February 16, 1963

Bright MississippiAlto AL 725
Epistrophy-
Sweet And Lovely-
Four In Oneprivate tape
Epistrophy-

* Alto AL 725   Thelonious Monk - Spastic & Personal   1970s

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

Birdland, NYC, February 23, 1963

EvidenceAlto AL 725

* Alto AL 725   Thelonious Monk - Spastic & Personal   1970s

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax #2; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Ore, bass; Frankie Dunlop, drums.

NYC, February 26, 1963

1. CO77645Tea For TwoColumbia CL 2038
2. CO77646Criss Cross-

* Columbia CL 2038, CS 8838   Thelonious Monk - Criss-Cross   1963

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax #1; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Ore, bass #1; Frankie Dunlop, drums #1.

NYC, February 27, 1963

1. CO77656EronelColumbia CL 2038
2. CO77657Don't Blame Me-
3. CO77657-1Don't Blame Me (remake)unissued

* Columbia CL 2038, CS 8838   Thelonious Monk - Criss-Cross   1963

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Ore, bass; Frankie Dunlop, drums.

NYC, February 28, 1963

CO77662Think Of OneColumbia CL 2038

* Columbia CL 2038, CS 8838   Thelonious Monk - Criss-Cross   1963

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

live in Paris, France, March 9, 1963

EvidenceFrance's Concert (F) FC 105
Jackie-ing-
'Round Midnightunissued

* France's Concert (F) FC 105   Thelonious Monk - Evidence   1987

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

NYC, March 29, 1963

CO77762Pannonicaunissued
CO77763Crepuscule With NellieColumbia CL 2038

* Columbia CL 2038, CS 8838   Thelonious Monk - Criss-Cross   1963

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Butch Warren, bass; Frankie Dunlop, drums.

Sankei Hall, Tokyo, Japan, May 21, 1963

CO79389Straight, No ChaserCBS/Sony (J) SOPW-69/70
CO79390Pannonica-
CO79391Just A Gigolo-
CO79392EvidenceColumbia CL 2416; CBS/Sony (J) SOPW-69/70
CO79393Jackie-ingCBS/Sony (J) SOPW-69/70
CO79394Bemsha Swing-
CO79395Epistrophy (theme)-
CO79396I'm Getting Sentimental Over You-
CO79397Hackensack-
CO79398Blue Monk-
CO79399Epistrophy (theme)-

* CBS/Sony (J) SOPW-69/70   Thelonious Monk - Monk In Tokyo
* Columbia CL 2416, CS 9216   Monk - Misterioso (Recorded On Tour)   1965

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax #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.EvidenceBaybridge (J) UPS-2172
2.Blue Monk-
3.Just A Gigolo-
4.Bolivar Blues-
5.Epistrophy-

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

Thelonious Monk Quartet And Pee Wee Russell

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Butch Warren, bass; Frankie Dunlop, drums; and Pee Wee Russell, clarinet #4,5; Willis Conover, announcer.

Newport Jazz Festival, Newport, RI, July 3, 1963

1.IntroductionLegacy C2K 53585
2.Criss CrossColumbia JG 35720; Legacy C2K 53585
3. CO81456Light BlueColumbia CL 2416; Legacy C2K 53585
4.NuttyColumbia CL 2178
5.Blue Monk-
6.EpistrophyColumbia C2 38262; Legacy C2K 53585

* Columbia JG 35720   Thelonious Monk - Always Know   1979
* Columbia CL 2416, CS 9216   Monk - Misterioso (Recorded On Tour)   1965
* Columbia CL 2178, CS 8978   Miles & Monk At Newport   1964
= Columbia PC 8978   -   1977
= Legacy C2K 53585   Miles Davis & Thelonious Monk - Live At Newport 1958 & 1963   1994
* Columbia C2 38262   Various Artists - Newport Jazz Festival: Live (Unreleased Highlights From 1956, 1958, 1963)   1982

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Ore, bass; Frankie Dunlop, drums.

Monterey Jazz Festival, Monterey, CA, September 21, 1963

I'm Getting Sentimental Over YouJazz Unlimited (Swd) JUCD 2045/46
Well, You Needn't-
Light Blue-
Criss Cross-
Epistrophy-

* Jazz Unlimited (Swd) JUCD 2045/46   Thelonious Monk - Live At Monterey Jazz Festival 1963   1993

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

Monterey Jazz Festival, Monterey, CA, September 22, 1963

EvidenceJazz Unlimited (Swd) JUCD 2045/46
I Mean You-
Sweet And Lovely-
Bright Mississippi-

* Jazz Unlimited (Swd) JUCD 2045/46   Thelonious Monk - Live At Monterey Jazz Festival 1963   1993

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax #1,3,4,6; Thelonious Monk, piano; John Ore, bass #1,3,4,6; Frankie Dunlop, drums #1,3,4,6.

Village Gate, Greenwich Village, NY, November 12, 1963

1.Rhythm-a-ningXanadu 202
2.Body And Soul-
3.Evidence-
4.I'm Getting Sentimental Over You-
5.Body And Soul (alternate take)-
6.Jackie-ing-

* Xanadu 202   Thelonious Monk - Live At The Village Gate   1985

Thelonious Monk Tentet/Quartet

Thad Jones, cornet; Nick Travis, trumpet; Eddie Bert, trombone; Steve Lacy, soprano sax; Phil Woods, alto sax, clarinet; Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Gene Allen, baritone sax, clarinet, bass clarinet; Thelonious Monk, piano; Butch Warren, bass; Frankie Dunlop, drums; Hall Overton, arranger.

Philharmonic Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC, December 30, 1963

CO81201Bye-YaColumbia JG 35720
CO81202I Mean YouColumbia CL 2164
CO81203Evidence-
Epistrophy (theme)unissued

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax #2-4; Thelonious Monk, piano; Butch Warren, bass #2-4; Frankie Dunlop, drums #2-4.

1. CO81207When It's Darkness On The DeltaColumbia CL 2164
2. CO81208Played TwiceColumbia CL 2164, JG 35720
3. CO81209MisteriosoColumbia CL 2416
4.Epistrophy (theme)unissued

Thad Jones, cornet; Nick Travis, trumpet; Eddie Bert, trombone; Steve Lacy, soprano sax; Phil Woods, alto sax, clarinet; Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Gene Allen, baritone sax, clarinet, bass clarinet; Thelonious Monk, piano; Butch Warren, bass; Frankie Dunlop, drums; Hall Overton, arranger.

CO81204Light BlueColumbia JG 35720
CO81205Oska TColumbia CL 2164
CO81206Four In One-
CO81200Epistrophy (theme)-

* Columbia JG 35720   Thelonious Monk - Always Know   1979
* Columbia CL 2164, CS 8964   Thelonious Monk - Big Band And Quartet In Concert   1964
* Columbia CL 2416, CS 9216   Monk - Misterioso (Recorded On Tour)   1965

1964

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax #3; Thelonious Monk, piano; Butch Warren, bass #3; Ben Riley, drums #3.

NYC, January 29, 1964

1. CO81232-?Nice Work If You Can Get Itunissued
2. CO81232-3-Columbia CL 2184
3. CO81233Shuffle Boilunissued

* Columbia CL 2184, CS 8984   Thelonious Monk - It's Monk's Time   1964

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Butch Warren, bass; Ben Riley, drums.

NYC, January 30, 1964

CO81200EpistrophyColumbia JG 35720
CO81233Shuffle Boil (alternate take)-
CO81234Stuffy TurkeyColumbia CL 2184

* Columbia JG 35720   Thelonious Monk - Always Know   1979
* Columbia CL 2184, CS 8984   Thelonious Monk - It's Monk's Time   1964

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

NYC, February 10, 1964

CO81256Lulu's Back In TownColumbia CL 2184
CO81257Brakes Sake-

* Columbia CL 2184, CS 8984   Thelonious Monk - It's Monk's Time   1964

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

Alhambra, Paris, France, February 22, 1964

Stuffy TurkeyFrance's Concert (F) FC 135
Brakes Sake-
Blue Monk-
Ruby, My DearFrance's Concert (F) FC 105, FC 135
Rhythm-a-ning-
EpistrophyFrance's Concert (F) FC 135

* France's Concert (F) FC 135   Thelonious Monk - Live In Paris, 1964-Alhambra Vol. 1   1989
* France's Concert (F) FC 105   Thelonious Monk - Evidence   1987

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

Maison De La Radio, Paris, France, 1st set, February 23, 1964

Four In OneFrance's Concert (F) FC 132x2; Explore (E) 0031
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You-
Straight, No Chaser-
Well, You Needn't-
Epistrophy-

* France's Concert (F) FC 132x2   Thelonious Monk - Live In Paris, 1964   1989
* Explore (E) 0031   Thelonious Monk - Live In Paris Vol. 1   2007

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

Maison De La Radio, Paris, France, 2nd set, February 23, 1964

Blue MonkFrance's Concert (F) FC 132x2; Explore (E) 0032
Sweet And Lovely-
Hackensack-
Rhythm-a-ning-
Bright MississippiFrance's Concert (F) FC 105, FC 132x2; Explore (E) 0032
EpistrophyFrance's Concert (F) FC 132x2; Explore (E) 0032

* France's Concert (F) FC 132x2   Thelonious Monk - Live In Paris, 1964   1989
* France's Concert (F) FC 105   Thelonious Monk - Evidence   1987
* Explore (E) 0032   Thelonious Monk - Live In Paris Vol. 2   2007

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

Teatro Lirico, Milan, Italy, February 25, 1964

Well, You Needn'tIngo (It) Ingo-Eight
Blue Monk-

* Ingo (It) Ingo-Eight   Thelonious Monk Quartet - 1961 European Tour Vol. 2   1970s

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax #1,3; Thelonious Monk, piano; Butch Warren, bass #1,3; Ben Riley, drums #1,3.

NYC, March 9, 1964

1. CO81233Shuffle BoilColumbia CL 2184
2. CO81522Memories Of You-
3. CO81523TeoColumbia CL 2291

* Columbia CL 2184, CS 8984   Thelonious Monk - It's Monk's Time   1964
* Columbia CL 2291, CS 9091   Thelonious Monk - Monk.   1965

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax #1; Thelonious Monk, piano; Larry Gales, bass #1; Ben Riley, drums #1.

NYC, October 6, 1964

1. CO85826LizaColumbia CL 2291
2. CO85827-1I Love Youunissued
3. CO85827-2-Columbia CL 2291

* Columbia CL 2291, CS 9091   Thelonious Monk - Monk.   1965

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Larry Gales, bass; Ben Riley, drums.

NYC, October 7, 1964

CO85828That Old ManColumbia CL 2291

* Columbia CL 2291, CS 9091   Thelonious Monk - Monk.   1965

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

NYC, October 8, 1964

CO85837PannonicaColumbia CL 2291
CO85838Just You, Just Me-
CO85839April In Paris-

* Columbia CL 2291, CS 9091   Thelonious Monk - Monk.   1965

Thelonious Monk Solo

Thelonious Monk, piano.

Los Angeles, CA, October 31, 1964

HCO72123-1I Surrender, DearColumbia CL 2349
HCO72124-1Sweet And Lovelyunissued
HCO72124-2-Columbia CL 2349
HCO72125-1Everything Happens To Meunissued
HCO72125-2--
HCO72125-3-Columbia CL 2349
HCO72126-1I Should Care-
HCO72127-1North Of The Sunset-

* Columbia CL 2349, CS 9149   Solo Monk   1965

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Larry Gales, bass; Ben Riley, drums.

The It Club, Los Angeles, CA, October 31, 1964

Blue MonkColumbia C2 38030
Well, You Needn't-
'Round Midnight-
Rhythm-a-ning-
CO85128Blues Five Spot-
CO85127Bemsha Swing-
CO85123Evidence-
CO85125Nutty-
Epistrophy (theme)Legacy C2K 65288
CO85126Straight, No ChaserColumbia C2 38030
CO85124Sweet And LovelyColumbia unissued

* Columbia C2 38030   Thelonious Monk - Live At The It Club
= Legacy C2K 65288   Thelonious Monk - Live At The It Club - Complete   1998

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

The It Club, Los Angeles, CA, November 1, 1964

CO85121TeoLegacy C2K 65288
CO85122I'm Getting Sentimental Over YouColumbia CL 2416; Legacy C2K 65288
CO85119MisteriosoColumbia C2 38030
CO85120Gallop's Gallop-
CO85118Ba-lue Bolivar Ba-lues-are-
CO85117Bright MississippiLegacy C2K 65288
CO85114Just You, Just Me-
CO85115All The Things You AreColumbia CL 2416; Legacy C2K 65288
CO85116Epistrophy (theme)Legacy C2K 65288

* Columbia CL 2416, CS 9216   Monk - Misterioso (Recorded On Tour)   1965
* Columbia C2 38030   Thelonious Monk - Live At The It Club
= Legacy C2K 65288   Thelonious Monk - Live At The It Club - Complete   1998

Thelonious Monk Solo

Thelonious Monk, piano.

Los Angeles, CA, November 2, 1964

HCO72128-3These Foolish ThingsColumbia CL 2349
HCO72129-2I Hadn't Anyone Till Youunissued
HCO72129-4-Columbia CL 2349
HCO72130-1Dinahunissued
HCO72130-2-Columbia CL 2349
HCO72131-1I'm Confessin'unissued
HCO72131-2-Columbia CL 2349
HCO72132-1Monk's Point-

* Columbia CL 2349, CS 9149   Solo Monk   1965

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Larry Gales, bass; Ben Riley, drums.

The Jazz Workshop, San Francisco, CA, November 3, 1964

Don't Blame Me (incomplete)Columbia C2 38269
Ba-lue Bolivar Ba-lues-are-
Well, You Needn't-
Evidence / Rhythm-a-ning-
Epistrophy (theme)unissued
'Round MidnightColumbia C2 38269
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You-
Just You, Just Meunissued
Rhythm-a-ning (incomplete)-
Hackensack-
Bright Mississippi-
Evidence-
Epistrophy (theme)-
CO85105Memories Of You (incomplete)Columbia C2 38269
CO85106Just You, Just Me-
CO85107Honeysuckle Rose (incomplete)Columbia JG 35720

* Columbia C2 38269   Thelonious Monk - Live At The Jazz Workshop
* Columbia JG 35720   Thelonious Monk - Always Know   1979

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

The Jazz Workshop, San Francisco, CA, November 4, 1964

CO85097Bemsha SwingColumbia CL 2416, C2 38269
CO85098I'm Getting Sentimental Over Youunissued
CO85099Ba-lue Bolivar Ba-lues-are-
CO85100EpistrophyColumbia C2 38269
CO85101'Round Midnightunissued
CO85102Nutty-
CO85103Straight, No Chaser-
CO85104Bright MississippiColumbia C2 38269
CO85108Blue Monk-
CO85109Well, You Needn'tunissued
CO85110Thelonious-
CO85111HackensackColumbia C2 38269
CO85112Evidenceunissued
CO85113MisteriosoColumbia C2 38269

* Columbia CL 2416, CS 9216   Monk - Misterioso (Recorded On Tour)   1965
* Columbia C2 38269   Thelonious Monk - Live At The Jazz Workshop

1965

Thelonious Monk Solo

Thelonious Monk, piano.

NYC, February 23, 1965

CO85578-2Ask Me NowColumbia CL 2349
CO85578-3-unissued
CO85579Everything Happens To Me-

* Columbia CL 2349, CS 9149   Solo Monk   1965

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Larry Gales, bass; Ben Riley, drums.

Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, February 27, 1965

CO87201Well, You Needn'tColumbia CL 2416

* Columbia CL 2416, CS 9216   Monk - Misterioso (Recorded On Tour)   1965

Thelonious Monk Trio

Thelonious Monk, piano; Larry Gales, bass #1; Ben Riley, drums #1.

NYC, March 2, 1965

1. CO85595Honeysuckle RoseColumbia CL 2416
2. CO85596-1Ruby, My Dearunissued
3. CO85596-3-Columbia CL 2349
4. CO85597-3Introspectionunissued
5. CO85597-4-Columbia JG 35720
6. CO85598Darn That Dream-

* Columbia CL 2416, CS 9216   Monk - Misterioso (Recorded On Tour)   1965
* Columbia CL 2349, CS 9149   Solo Monk   1965
* Columbia JG 35720   Thelonious Monk - Always Know   1979

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; 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 ChaserJazz Up (It) JU-302
Hackensack-
Rhythm-a-ning-
Epistrophy-
Criss Crossunissued
Well, You Needn't-
Nutty-

* Jazz Up (It) JU-302   J.J. Johnson, Thelonious Monk - The Be Bop Legends   1988
= Moon (It) MCD 072-2   -   1995

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

L'Olympia, Paris, France, 1st set, May 23, 1965

Jackie-ingBandstand (J) TKCB-30143
Ruby, My Dear-
Evidence-
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You-
April In Paris-
Straight, No Chaser-

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

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

L'Olympia, Paris, France, 2nd set, May 23, 1965

EvidenceTrema (F) 710377/710378
Blue Monk-
Four In One-
Sweet & Lovely-
Rhythm A Ning-
Epistrophy-

* Trema (F) 710377/710378   Thelonious Monk And His Quartet - Olympia-May 23, 1965   1992
= Trema (F) 710377/378   Thelonious Monk And His Quartet En Concert Avec Europe 1 - Olympia 6-7 Mars-1965   1993

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

L'Olympia, Paris, France, 3rd set, May 23, 1965

Well You Needn'tTrema (F) 710377/710378
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You-
Teo-
Bright Mississippi-
Epistrophy-

* Trema (F) 710377/710378   Thelonious Monk And His Quartet - Olympia-May 23, 1965   1992
= Trema (F) 710377/378   Thelonious Monk And His Quartet En Concert Avec Europe 1 - Olympia 6-7 Mars-1965   1993

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

Place Des Arts, Montreal, Canada, August 21, 1965

Light BlueCan-Am (Canadian) CA 1100
Blue Monk-
Straight, No Chaser-
Hackensack-
April In Paris-
Evidence-
Epistrophy-

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

1966

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; 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)BYG (J) YX-4005/6; Affinity (E) AFF 20
Lulu's Back In TownBYG (J) YX-4005/6; Affinity (E) AFF 20, CD Charly 74
Just A Gigolo-
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You-

same session.

Sweet And LovelyBYG (J) YX-4005/6; Affinity (E) AFF 26, CD Charly 74
Off Minor-
Crepuscule With Nellie-
Epistrophy-

same session.

Crepuscule With NellieBYG (J) YX-2029
Lulu's Back In Town-
Blue Monk-
Ruby, My Dear-

same session.

HackensackBYG (J) YX-2030
Evidence-
Straight, No Chaser-
'Round MidnightBYG (J) YX-2030; France's Concert (F) FC 105

* BYG (J) YX-4005/6   Thelonious Monk   1973
* Affinity (E) AFF 20   Thelonious Monk - Sphere   1978
* Affinity (E) AFF 26   Thelonious Monk - Epistrophy   1980
* BYG (J) YX-2029   Best Moments Of Thelonious Monk Part 1
* BYG (J) YX-2030   Best Moments Of Thelonious Monk Part 2
* France's Concert (F) FC 105   Thelonious Monk - Evidence   1987
* Affinity (E) CD Charly 74   Thelonious Monk - The Paris Concert

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

live in Amiens, France, March 23, 1966

Blue MonkRare Live Recordings (Eu) RLR 88643
Crepuscule With Nellie-
Rhythm-a-ning-

* Rare Live Recordings (Eu) RLR 88643   Thelonious Monk Quartet - The Last Concerts: Lincoln Center 1975-Village Vanguard 1972   2009

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

Victoria Hall, Geneva, Switzerland, March 27, 1966

Lulu's Back In TownJazz Helvet (F) JH 06
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)-

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

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

Free Trade Hall, Manchester, England, April 29, 1966

Lulu's Back In TownTempo Di Jazz (It) CDTJ 706
Blue Monk-
Light Blue (Epistrophy)-
Rhythm-a-ning-
Evidence-
April In Paris-

* Tempo Di Jazz (It) CDTJ 706   Thelonious Monk - Tempo Di Jazz   1991

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

Newport Jazz Festival, Newport, RI, July 2, 1966

Light BlueBlack Lion (J) 32JDB-137
Evidence-
Blue Monk-
Hackensack-

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

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax #2-4; Thelonious Monk, piano; Larry Gales, bass #2-4; Ben Riley, drums #2-4.

NYC, November 14, 1966

1. CO91315This Is My Story, This Is My SongColumbia JG 35720
2. CO92018-1I Didn't Know About You (alternate take)unissued
3. CO92018-4I Didn't Know About You (mst. take)Columbia CL 2651
4. CO92019Green Chimneysunissued

* Columbia JG 35720   Thelonious Monk - Always Know   1979
* Columbia CL 2651, CS 9451   Monk - Straight, No Chaser   1967

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Larry Gales, bass; Ben Riley, drums.

NYC, November 15, 1966

CO92020LocomotiveColumbia CL 2651

* Columbia CL 2651, CS 9451   Monk - Straight, No Chaser   1967

1967 (age 50)

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax #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 ChaserColumbia CL 2651
2. CO92057Japanese Folk Song (Koujou No Tsuki)-
3. CO92058Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea-
4. CO92059Wee See-

* Columbia CL 2651, CS 9451   Monk - Straight, No Chaser   1967

Dave Brubeck With Thelonious Monk Quartet

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 BluesColumbia C 30522

* Columbia C 30522   Dave Brubeck - Summit Sessions   1971

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax #1,3; Thelonious Monk, piano; Larry Gales, bass #1,3; Ben Riley, drums #1,3.

Puebla Arts Festival, Auditoria De La Reforma, Puebla, Mexico, May 12, 1967

1.Green ChimneysColumbia unissued
2.Don't Blame Me-
3.Evidence-

Thelonious Monk Solo

Thelonious Monk, piano.

live in Atlanta, GA, circa fall 1967

Don't Blame MeColumbia C 45358

* Columbia C 45358, CK 45358   Thelonious Monk - Straight No Chaser (Soundtrack)   1989

Thelonious Monk Quartet With Guests

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Larry Gales, bass; Ben Riley, drums; with Ray Copeland, trumpet; Jimmy Cleveland, trombone; Phil Woods, alto sax; Johnny Griffin, tenor sax.

live in Stockholm, Sweden, October 11, 1967

EpistrophyColumbia C 45358
Evidence-

* Columbia C 45358, CK 45358   Thelonious Monk - Straight No Chaser (Soundtrack)   1989

Thelonious Monk Quartet With Guests

Charley Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk as Thelonius Monk, piano; Larry Gales, bass; Ben Riley, drums; with Ray Copeland as Ray Copland, trumpet #1,4; Clark Terry, flugelhorn #1; Jimmy Cleveland, trombone #1; Phil Woods, alto sax #1; Johnny Griffin as Jimmy Griffin, tenor sax #1.

De Doelen, Rotterdam, Holland, October 28, 1967

1.Blue MonkUnique Jazz (It) UJ 12
2.Hackensack-
3.Ruby My Dear-
4.We See (mistitled as Hackensack)-

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Larry Gales, bass; Ben Riley, drums; guest player: Ray Copeland, trumpet; Clark Terry, trumpet, flugelhorn; Jimmy Cleveland, trombone; Phil Woods, alto sax; Johnny Griffin, tenor sax.

Ruby, My DearFondamenta (F) FON-1704029
Hackensack-
We See-
Epistrophy-

same session.

Evidence / Epistrophy-
Don't Blame Me-
Oska T. / Epistrophy-
Blue Monk-

* Unique Jazz (It) UJ 12   Thelonius Monk Quartet & Octet In Europe   late 1970s
= Get Back Jazz (It) GET 2034   Thelonious Monk Quartet & Thelonious Monk Octet - 4/8: Captured Live In Rotterdam, Holland On October 28th, 1967   2007
* Fondamenta (F) FON-1704029, FON-1704029 (CD)   Thelonious Monk - Live At Rotterdam 1967: The Lost Recordings   2017

Thelonious Monk Quartet With Guests

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Larry Gales, bass; Ben Riley, drums; with Ray Copeland, trumpet #1-4,6; Clark Terry, flugelhorn #4; Jimmy Cleveland, trombone #1,3,4; Phil Woods, alto sax #1,3,4; Johnny Griffin, tenor sax #1,3,4.

live in Rotterdam, Holland or Berlin, West Germany, October 28 or November 4, 1967

1.Oska TAffinity (E) AFFD 192
2.Epistrophy-
3.Evidence-
4.Blue Monk-
5.Monk's Mood-
6.Wee See-

* Affinity (E) AFFD 192   Thelonious Monk - On Tour In Europe   1988

Thelonious Monk Quartet With Guests

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Larry Gales, bass; Ben Riley, drums; with Ray Copeland, trumpet; Clark Terry, flugelhorn; Jimmy Cleveland, trombone; Phil Woods, alto sax; Johnny Griffin, tenor sax.

Salle Pleyel, Paris, France, November 3, 1967

Ruby, My DearFrance's Concert (F) FC 113
Wee See-
Epistrophy-
Oska T-
Evidence-
Blue Monk-
Epistrophy-

* France's Concert (F) FC 113   Thelonious Monk Nonet - Live In Paris, 1967   1988

Thelonious Monk Quartet With Guests

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Larry Gales, bass; Benny Riley, drums; with Ray Copeland, trumpet; Clark Terry, trumpet #2; Jimmy Cleveland, trombone; Phil Woods, alto sax; Johnny Griffin, tenor sax.

live in Berlin, West Germany, November 4, 1967

1.EvidenceHeart Note (Swd) HN-003
2.Blue Monk-

* Heart Note (Swd) HN-003   Thelonious Monk - In Europe   1987

Thelonious Monk Quartet With Guests

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Larry Gales, bass; Ben Riley, drums; with Ray Copeland, trumpet; Jimmy Cleveland, trombone; Phil Woods, alto sax; Johnny Griffin, tenor sax.

live in Mainz, West Germany, November, 1967

I Mean You (rehearsal and performance)Columbia C 45358

* Columbia C 45358, CK 45358   Thelonious Monk - Straight No Chaser (Soundtrack)   1989

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Charlie Rouse, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Larry Gales, bass; Ben Riley, drums.

NYC, December 14, 1967

CO98161Ugly BeautyColumbia CS 9632
CO98162Green Chimneys-
Ugly Beauty (rehearsal)Columbia C 45358

* Columbia CS 9632   Thelonious Monk - Underground   1968
* Columbia C 45358, CK 45358   Thelonious Monk - Straight No Chaser (Soundtrack)   1989

Thelonious Monk Quartet

same personnel.

NYC, December 21, 1967

CO98171Boo Boo's BirthdayColumbia CS 9632

* Columbia CS 9632   Thelonious Monk - Underground   1968

1968

Thelonious Monk Trio

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 MidnightColumbia C 45358
2.Sweetheart Of All My Dreams-

* Columbia C 45358, CK 45358   Thelonious Monk - Straight No Chaser (Soundtrack)   1989

Thelonious Monk Trio

Thelonious Monk, piano; Larry Gales, bass; Ben Riley, drums; Jon Hendricks, vocal #2.

NYC, February 14, 1968

1. CO92969Easy Street (edited version)Columbia CS 9632
2. CO92970In Walked Bud-
3. CO92971Raise Four-
4. CO92972Thelonious-
5.Easy StreetColumbia JG 35720

* Columbia CS 9632   Thelonious Monk - Underground   1968
* Columbia JG 35720   Thelonious Monk - Always Know   1979

Thelonious Monk Orchestra

Bobby Bryant, Conte Candoli, Freddie Hill, trumpet; Lou Blackburn, Bob Bralinger, Billy Byers, Mike Wimberley, trombone; Ernie Small, baritone sax; 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.

Los Angeles, CA, November 19, 1968

HCO97832Little Rootie TootieColumbia CS 9806
HCO97833Let's Cool One-
HCO97834Blue MonkLegacy CK 53581
HCO97835'Round MidnightColumbia CS 9775; Legacy CK 53581
HCO97836Straight, No ChaserColumbia CS 9806
HCO97837Reflections-
HCO97838Monk's Point-

* Columbia CS 9806   Thelonious Sphere Monk - Monk's Blues   1969
* Columbia CS 9775   Monk's Greatest Hits   1969
* Legacy CK 53581   Thelonious Sphere Monk - Monk's Blues   1994

Thelonious Monk Orchestra

same personnel.

Los Angeles, CA, November 20, 1968

HCO97839Just A Glance At LoveColumbia CS 9806
HCO97840Trinkle, Tinkle-
HCO97841Brilliant Corners-
HCO97842Consecutive Seconds-

* Columbia CS 9806   Thelonious Sphere Monk - Monk's Blues   1969

1969

Thelonious Monk Solo

Thelonious Monk, piano.

television broadcast, Piano For Duke, Berlin, West Germany, November 6, 1969

Sophisticated LadyHeart Note (Swd) HN-003
Caravan-
Solitude-

* Heart Note (Swd) HN-003   Thelonious Monk - In Europe   1987

Thelonious Monk Solo

same personnel.

television broadcast, Paris, France, December 25, 1969

Coming On The HudsonHeart Note (Swd) HN-003
Crepuscle With Nellie-

* Heart Note (Swd) HN-003   Thelonious Monk - In Europe   1987

Stars Of Bop

Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet; Kai Winding as Kay Winding, trombone; Sonny Stitt, alto sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Art Blakey, drums; with Al Gafa as Alex Cafa, guitar.

live in Paris, France, 1969

Woody'n You
Groovin' High
Don't Blame Me
I Can't Get Started
Lover Man
Kush

1970

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Paul Jeffrey, tenor sax #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 ChaserFar East (J) ETJ-60006
2.Don't Blame Me-
3.Evidence-
4.'Round Midnight-
5.Blue Monk-

* Far East (J) ETJ-60006   Thelonious Monk In Tokyo   1978

1971

The Giants Of Jazz

Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet; Kai Winding, trombone; Sonny Stitt, alto, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

Sala Grande Del Conservatorio Giuseppe Verdi, Milan, Italy, October 20, 1971

I Mean YouGambit (Sp) 69301-2
'Round Midnight-
Tour De Force-
Tin Tin Deo-
Lover Man-
Woody'n You-
Don't Blame Me-
A Night In Tunisia-

* Gambit (Sp) 69301-2   Dizzy Gillespie And Thelonious Monk With The Giants Of Jazz - Unissued In Europe 1971

Giants Of Jazz / Bop Fathers

same personnel.

Theatre National Populaire, Paris, France, October 22, 1971

I Mean YouJoker (J) ULS-141/142-KR; Lotus (It) ORL 8252
'Round Midnight-
Tour De Force-
Tin Tin Deo-

same session.

Lover ManJoker (J) ULS-141/142-KR; Moon (It) MLP 006-1; Jazz View (G) COD 027
Woody'n You-
Don't Blame Me-
A Night In TunisiaJoker (J) ULS-141/142-KR; Jazz View (G) COD 027

* Joker (J) ULS-141/142-KR   Bop Fathers - In Paris   1977
* Lotus (It) ORL 8252   Bop Fathers - In Paris   1978
= Lotus (It) LOP 14.072; Passport (It) LPPS 11.114   -   1980
= Jazz View (G) COD 026   The Bop Fathers Volume 1 - Historical Masters   1991
* Moon (It) MLP 006-1, MCD 006-2   Stars Of Bop - Tour De Force   1989
* Jazz View (G) COD 027   The Bop Fathers Volume 2 - Historical Masters   1991

The Giants Of Jazz

same personnel.

Congress Hall, Warsaw, Poland, October 29, 1971

Tour De ForceGambit (Sp) 69301-2
A Night In Tunisia-
Stardust-
'Round Midnight-

* Gambit (Sp) 69301-2   Dizzy Gillespie And Thelonious Monk With The Giants Of Jazz - Unissued In Europe 1971

The Giants Of Jazz

same personnel.

Palac Lucerna Velky Sal, Prague, Czechoslovakia, October 30, 1971

'Round MidnightImpro-Jazz (Eu) IJ512
Tour De Force-
Everything Happens To Me-
Woody'n You-
Lover Man-
Tin Tin Deo-
A Night In Tunisia-

* Impro-Jazz (Eu) IJ512   The Giants Of Jazz - Live In Prague 1971   2006

The Giants Of Jazz

same personnel.

live in Belgrade, Yugoslavia, November 2, 1971

Blue 'N BoogieJazz Door (G) JD 1277
'Round Midnight-
Woody 'N You-
Lover Man-

* Jazz Door (G) JD 1277   The Giants Of Jazz And Dizzy Gillespie Quintet - Live   1994

Giants Of Jazz

same personnel.

Philharmonie, Berlin, West Germany, November 5, 1971

Introduction Of The BandEmArcy 834 567-2, (J) EJD-3018
Blue 'N BoogieEmArcy (J) 20PJ-10108
'Round Midnight-
Tour De Force-
Lover Man-
Tin Tin Deo-
Everything Happens To Me-
A Night In Tunisia-

* EmArcy (J) 20PJ-10108, 834 567-2   Giants Of Jazz - In Berlin '71   1988
= EmArcy (J) EJD-3018   -   1989

The Giants Of Jazz

same personnel.

Kongresshalle, Boblingen, West Germany, November 7, 1971

Blue 'N BoogieGambit (Sp) 69301-2
Tour De Force-
Woody 'N You-
'Round Midnight-

* Gambit (Sp) 69301-2   Dizzy Gillespie And Thelonious Monk With The Giants Of Jazz - Unissued In Europe 1971

Giants Of Jazz

same personnel.

Tivoli Gardens, Copenhagen, Denmark, November 9, 1971

'Round MidnightStanding Oh! Vation (Eu) OH44649
Tour De Force-
Lover Man-
Tin Tin Deo-
Everything Happens To Me-
A Night In Tunisia-

* Standing Oh! Vation (Eu) OH44649   Thelonious Monk, Dizzy Gillespie - Giants Of Jazz - Copenhagen 1971

The Giants Of Jazz

same personnel.

Victoria Theatre, London, England, 1st concert, November 14, 1971

24072'Round Midnightunissued
24073Tour De Force-
24074Lover Man-
24075Tin Tin DeoAtlantic SD 2-905
24076Be Bop Tuneunissued
24077Woody 'N' YouAtlantic SD 2-905
24078I Can't Get Startedunissued
24079Blue Monk-
24080Night In TunisiaAtlantic SD 2-905

* Atlantic SD 2-905   The Giants Of Jazz   1972

The Giants Of Jazz

same personnel.

Victoria Theatre, London, England, 2nd concert, November 14, 1971

24081Blue 'N' BoogieAtlantic SD 2-905
24082'Round Midnight-
24083Tour De Force-
24084Lover Man (as Dizzy's Rap)-
24085Tin Tin Deounissued
24086Allen's Alley (Be Bop Tune)Atlantic SD 2-905
24087Woody 'N' Youunissued
24088Everything Happens To MeAtlantic SD 2-905
24089Blue Monk-
24090Night In Tunisiaunissued

* Atlantic SD 2-905   The Giants Of Jazz   1972

Thelonious Monk Solo/Trio

Thelonious Monk, piano.

Chappell Studios, London, England, November 15, 1971

Trinkle, Tinkle (take 3)Black Lion (G) BLM 51501, (G) BLCD 760101; Mosaic MR4-112
Crepuscule With Nellie (take 2)-
Darn That Dream-
Little Rootie TootieBlack Lion (E) BLP 30141, (G) BLM 51501, (G) BLCD 760101; Mosaic MR4-112
Meet Me Tonight In DreamlandBlack Lion (G) BLCD 760101; Mosaic MR4-112
Nice Work If You Can Get ItBlack Lion (E) BLP 30119, (G) BLM 51501, (G) BLCD 760101; Mosaic MR4-112
My Melancholy BabyBlack Lion (G) BLM 51501, (G) BLCD 760101; Mosaic MR4-112
Jackie-ingBlack Lion (E) BLP 30119, (G) BLM 51501, (G) BLCD 760101; Mosaic MR4-112
Lover ManBlack Lion (G) BLCD 760101; Mosaic MR4-112
Blue SphereBlack Lion (E) BLP 30119, (G) BLM 51501, (G) BLCD 760101; Mosaic MR4-112

Thelonious Monk, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

Evidence (take 2)Black Lion (E) BLP 30119, (G) BLCD 760116; Mosaic MR4-112
MisteriosoBlack Lion (E) BLP 30141, (G) BLCD 760116; Mosaic MR4-112
Crepuscule With Nellie (take 4)-
I Mean You-
Criss CrossBlack Lion (E) BLP 30119, (G) BLCD 760116; Mosaic MR4-112
Ruby, My DearBlack Lion (E) BLP 30141, (G) BLCD 760116; Mosaic MR4-112
Nutty (take 2)Black Lion (E) BLP 30119, (G) BLCD 760116; Mosaic MR4-112
Hackensack (take 2)-

Thelonious Monk, piano; Al McKibbon, bass #6-10; Art Blakey, drums #6-10.

1.Trinkle, Tinkle (take 2)Black Lion (E) BLP 30141, (G) BLCD 760142; Mosaic MR4-112
2.The Man I Love-
3.Something In BlueBlack Lion (E) BLP 30119, (G) BLCD 760142; Mosaic MR4-112
4.Introspection (take 1)Black Lion (G) BLCD 760142; Mosaic MR4-112
5.Trinkle, Tinkle (take 1)-
6.Crepuscule With Nellie (take 3)Black Lion (G) BLCD 760142
7.Nutty (take 1)-
8.Introspection (take 2) (as take 3 on Black Lion)Black Lion (G) BLCD 760142; Mosaic MR4-112
9.Hackensack (take 1)-
10.Evidence (take 1)Black Lion (G) BLCD 760142
11.ChordiallyBlack Lion (G) BLCD 760142; Mosaic MR4-112

* Black Lion (G) BLM 51501   Thelonious Monk - Blue Sphere   1984
= Freedom (G) FLP 42202   Thelonious Monk - Nice Work In London
* Mosaic MR4-112   The Complete Black Lion And Vogue Recordings Of Thelonious Monk   1985
= Mosaic MD3-112   -   1989
* Black Lion (E) BLP 30141, (US) BL-197   Thelonious Monk - The Man I Love
* Black Lion (E) BLP 30119, (US) BL-152   Thelonious Monk - Something In Blue
* Black Lion (G) BLCD 760101   Thelonious Monk - The London Collection: Volume One
* Black Lion (G) BLCD 760116   Thelonious Monk - The London Collection: Volume Two
* Black Lion (G) BLCD 760142   Thelonious Monk - The London Collection: Volume Three

1972

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Paul Jeffrey, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Dave Holland, bass; T.S. Monk, drums.

Village Vanguard, NYC, June 15, 1972

Straight No ChaserRare Live Recordings (Eu) RLR 88643
Off Minor-
'Round Midnight-
Hackensack-
Epistrophy (theme)-
Evidence-
Blue Monk-
Rhythm-a-ning-
Bright Mississippi-
Epistrophy (theme)-

* Rare Live Recordings (Eu) RLR 88643   Thelonious Monk Quartet - The Last Concerts: Lincoln Center 1975-Village Vanguard 1972   2009

Art Blakey And The Giants Of Jazz

Roy Eldridge, trumpet; Clark Terry, trumpet, flugelhorn; Kai Winding, trombone; Sonny Stitt, alto, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

Monterey Jazz Festival, Monterey, CA, September 16, 1972

Introduction By Jimmy LyonsMonterey Jazz Festival Records MJF-30882-25
Blue 'N' Boogie-
'Round Midnight-
Perdido-
Stardust-
Lover Man-
I Can't Get Started With You-
The Man I Love-
A Night In Tunisia-

* Monterey Jazz Festival Records MJF-30882-25   Art Blakey And The Giants Of Jazz - Live At The 1972 Monterey Jazz Festival   2008

Giants Of Jazz

Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet; Kai Winding, trombone; Sonny Stitt, alto, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Al McKibbon, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

studio recordings, Bern, Switzerland, November 12, 1972

Straight, No ChaserEmArcy (J) 20PJ-10090
Thelonious-
Epistrophy-
Don't Blame Me-
I'll Wait For You-
Sweet And Lovely-

* EmArcy (J) 20PJ-10090   Giants Of Jazz   1980
= Philips (J) 25PJ-18   -   1980?
= The George Wein Collection GW-3004   -   1984

1975

Thelonious Monk Quartet

Paul Jeffrey, tenor sax; Thelonious Monk, piano; Larry Ridley, bass; T.S. Monk, drums.

Newport Jazz Festival In New York, Lincoln Center, NYC, July 3, 1975

AnnouncementRare Live Recordings (Eu) RLR 88643
I Mean You-
Ba-lue Bolivar Ba-lues-are-
We See-
Misterioso-
'Round Midnight-

* Rare Live Recordings (Eu) RLR 88643   Thelonious Monk Quartet - The Last Concerts: Lincoln Center 1975-Village Vanguard 1972   2009