Thelonious Monk ‎– Monk's Greatest Hits

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Columbia ‎– CK 65422, Legacy ‎– CK 65422
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1 Well, You Needn't
Bass – Larry GalesDrums – Ben RileyPiano, Written By – Thelonious MonkTenor Saxophone – Charlie Rouse
12:40
2 Misterioso
Bass – Butch WarrenDrums – Frank Dunlop*Piano, Written By – Thelonious MonkTenor Saxophone – Charlie Rouse
9:43
3 Bemsha Swing
Bass – Larry GalesDrums – Ben RileyPiano, Written By – Thelonious MonkTenor Saxophone – Charlie RouseWritten By – D. Best*
4:12
4 'Round Midnight
Piano, Written By – Thelonious MonkWritten By – B. Hanighen*, C. Williams*
3:49
5 Epistrophy
Alto Saxophone, Clarinet – Phil WoodsBaritone Saxophone – Gene AllenBass – Butch WarrenCornet – Thad JonesDrums – Frank Dunlop*Piano, Written By – Thelonious MonkSoprano Saxophone – Steve LacyTenor Saxophone – Charlie RouseTrombone – Eddie BertTrumpet – Nick TravisWritten By – K. Clark*
2:25
6 Ruby, My Dear
Piano, Written By – Thelonious Monk
5:39
7 Crepuscule With Nellie
Bass – John OreDrums – Frankie DunlopPiano, Written By – Thelonious MonkTenor Saxophone – Charlie Rouse
2:48
8 Blue Monk
Bass – Butch WarrenClarinet – Pee Wee RussellDrums – Frankie DunlopPiano, Written By – Thelonious MonkTenor Saxophone – Charlie Rouse
11:16
9 Straight, No Chaser
Bass – Larry GalesDrums – Ben RileyPiano, Written By – Thelonious MonkTenor Saxophone – Charlie Rouse
11:28

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Notes

1. Recorded 2/27/65 at Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
2. Recorded 12/30/63 at Lincoln Center, New York
3. Recorded 11/4/64 in San Francisco, CA
4. Recorded 11/19/68 in Hollywood, CA, solo piano
5. Recorded 12/30/63 at Lincoln Center, New York
6. Recorded 3/2/65 in New York, solo piano
7. Recorded 3/29/63 in New York
8. Recorded 7/4/63 at Newport Jazz Fest
9. Recorded 1/10/67 in New York

Originally released as CS 9775 in 1969

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 7464-65422-2 4

Other Versions (5 of 28) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CS 9775 Thelonious Monk Monk's Greatest Hits(LP, Comp) Columbia CS 9775 US 1969 Sell This Version
CS 9775 Thelonious Monk Monk's Greatest Hits(LP, Comp, RE) Columbia CS 9775 US Unknown Sell This Version
CS 9775 Thelonious Monk Monk's Greatest Hits(LP, Comp, RE) Columbia CS 9775 US 1973 Sell This Version
PCT 9775 Thelonious Monk Greatest Hits(Cass, Comp) Columbia PCT 9775 US 1997 Sell This Version
SONX 60048 Thelonious Monk Thelonious Monk's Greatest Hits(LP, Comp) CBS/Sony SONX 60048 Japan Unknown Sell This Version

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