Thelonious Monk ‎– Monk's Music

Riverside Records ‎– RISA-1102-6
SACD, Album, Hybrid, Reissue


1 Abide With Me 0:51
2 Well, You Needn't 11:24
3 Ruby, My Dear 5:26
4 Off Minor (Take 5) 5:07
5 Off Minor (Take 4) 5:12
6 Epistrophy 10:45
7 Crepuscule With Nellie (Take 6) 4:37
8 Crepuscule With Nellie (Takes 4 And 5) 4:43



"Abide with Me" is played by trumpet and saxes only; "Ruby, My Dear" by Hawkins and rhythm section only.
Recorded at Reeves Sound Studio, New York City; June 26, 1957. Mastered in 2004 at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley.
This Hybrid SA-CD can be played on any standard CD player.

Stereo only SACD.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 025218733069

Other Versions (5 of 80) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
RLP 12-242 Thelonious Monk Septet Monk's Music(LP, Album, Mono) Riverside Records RLP 12-242 US 1957 Sell This Version
GSLP 7023, GSLP 7203 Thelonious Monk Monk's Music(LP) Gateway Records, Gateway Records GSLP 7023, GSLP 7203 US 1977 Sell This Version
none Thelonious Monk Septet Monk's Music(LP, Album, Mono, W/Lbl) Not On Label none UK 1962 Sell This Version
RLP 12-242, 088072357778, OJC-084 Thelonious Monk Septet Monk's Music(LP, Album, RE, 180) Riverside Records, Universal Music Group International, Original Jazz Classics RLP 12-242, 088072357778, OJC-084 Europe 2014 Sell This Version
OJC 084, RLP-242 Thelonious Monk Septet Monk's Music(LP, Album, RE) Original Jazz Classics, Riverside Records OJC 084, RLP-242 Germany 1983 Sell This Version