Thelonious Monk Septet ‎– Monk's Music

Riverside Records ‎– RLP 12-242, Riverside Records ‎– R-5024
Vinyl, LP, Album, Mono

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Recorded in New York; June 26, 1957.

Blue label with silver writing, deep groove. Label says “Manufactured by Victor Company of Japan Ltd. Yokohama - Made In Japan.” But written in English on the back of the jacket is “Made and sold by FONTANA RECORDS under rights from INTERDISC S.A.”
No obi or insert. Back linear notes in Japanese. According to Japanese Web sites, Victor Japan seems to have released this series of pressings starting in 1959 continuing into the early 1960s.

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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, 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