Thelonious Monk Septet ‎– Monk's Music

Original Jazz Classics ‎– OJC20 084-2
CD, Album, Reissue, Remastered, Digipak


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) 5:13
6 Epistrophy 10:45
7 Crepuscule With Nellie (Take 6) 4:37
8 Crepuscule With Nellie (Take 4 And 5) 4:46

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Recorded in New York; June 26, 1957.
Originally released in 1958.
Tracks 5 & 8: Additional tracks not on original LP release.
Originally released as Riverside (RLP) 12-242 in 1957 on Riverside Records. There is no updated copyright date on the packaging.
Made in Germany (packaging, disc)
Manufactured under license for distribution by ZYX-Music
Labels printed on label: Original Jazz Classics, Fantasy, Riverside.
Digipak, no booklet, no liner notes.
Different CD cover that is almost identical to Thelonious Monk Septet - Monk's Music but with different CD cover (this one has no Riverside logo and information on the upper right side.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 90204 65012 5
  • Rights Society: BIEM/GEMA
  • Label Code: LC 0325
  • Other (Distribution Code France): WE 835
  • Matrix / Runout: OJC20 084-2 ZYX MASTERING

Other Versions (5 of 64) 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
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