Thelonious Monk ‎– Pure Monk

Label:
Milestone Records ‎– 68.106
Format:
2 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Remastered
Country:
Released:
Genre:
Style:
Bop

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A1 Solitude
Written-By – Ellington*, Delange*, Mills*
3:40
A2 Memories Of You
Written-By – Razaf*, Blake*
4:16
A3 I Surrender, Dear
Written-By – Clifford*, Barris*
5:25
A4 April In Paris
Written-By – Harburg*, Duke*
3:50
A5 I Don't Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You
Written-By – Crosby*, Washington*, Young*
4:20
A6 I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
Written-By – Bassman*, Washington*
4:01
B1 Functional (Take 1)
Written-By – Thelonious Monk
9:44
B2 Functional (Take 2)
Written-By – Thelonious Monk
9:17
B3 'Round Midnight
Written-By – Williams*, Monk*
6:40
C1 I Should Care
Written-By – Stordahl*, Weston*, Cahn*
3:15
C2 All Alone
Written-By – Irving Berlin
4:50
C3 Everything Happens To Me
Written-By – Matt Dennis
5:40
C4 You Took The Words Right Out Of My Heart
Written-By – Leo Robin, Ralph Rainger
4:01
C5 Remember
Written-By – Irving Berlin
2:43
C6 There's Danger In Your Eyes, Cherie
Written-By – Harry Richman, Meskell*, Wendling*
4:00
D1 Blue Monk
Written-By – Thelonious Monk
3:45
D2 Ruby, My Dear
Written-By – Monk*
4:00
D3 Round Lights
Written-By – Monk*
3:37
D4 Pannonica
Written-By – Monk*
3:52
D5 Bluehawk
Written-By – Monk*
3:37
D6 Reflections
Written-By – Monk*
5:10

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Notes

A1 originally issued on Riverside 201 - Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Monk Plays Duke Ellington.
Recorded July 21 or 27, 1955.

A2 originally issued on Riverside 209 - Thelonious Monk - The Unique Thelonious Monk.
Recorded March 17 or April 3, 1956.

A3 originally issued on Riverside 226 - Thelonious Monk - Brilliant Corners.
Recorded December, 1956.

A4, B2 to C2 originally issued on Riverside 235 - Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Himself.
Recorde April 12 and 16, 1957.

B1 was first issued on Jazzland 46 - Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane - Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane.
Recorded at April 12, 1957.

C3 to D6 originally issued on Riverside 312 - Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Alone In San Francisco.
Recorded October 21 and 22, 1959.

Engineered at Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack N.J. (A1, A2), Reeves Sound Studios, New York City (A3 to C2) and at Fugazi Hall, San Francisco (C3 to D6).

Remastered 1973 at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, Cal.

All selections are unaccompanied piano solos.
(p) Milestone Records 1973.

Release year 1981 according to legal deposit (DL) as stated on Bibliothèque Nationale de France site.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A): 68106 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout B): 68106 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout C): 68106 C1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout D): MU 47004 D 68106 D DTV
  • Rights Society: SACEM

Other Versions (5 of 8) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
MSP-47004 Thelonious Monk Pure Monk(2xLP, Comp, RM) Milestone Records MSP-47004 France 1973 Sell This Version
MSP-47004 Thelonious Monk Pure Monk(2xLP, Comp, Promo, Gat) Milestone Records MSP-47004 US 1973 Sell This Version
Milestone 47004 Thelonious Monk Pure Monk(2xLP, Comp, RP) Milestone Records Milestone 47004 Italy 1975 Sell This Version
Milestone 47004, MSP-47004 Thelonious Monk Pure Monk(2xLP, Comp, RM, Gat) Milestone Records, Milestone Records Milestone 47004, MSP-47004 US 1973 Sell This Version
L 45327/8 Thelonious Monk Pure Monk(2xLP, Comp, Gat) Milestone Records L 45327/8 Australia 1974 Sell This Version

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