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.

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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 Thelonious Monk Monk's Music(LP) Gateway Records GSLP 7023 US 1977 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
OJC-32689-02 Thelonious Monk Monk's Music(CD, RM) Original Jazz Classics OJC-32689-02 US 2011 Sell This Version