Today is recorded ‘The Unique Thelonious Monk’ with Art Blakey on drums (1956)
‘The Unique Thelonious Monk‘ is an album of standards recorded on March 17 and April 3, 1956 with Art Blakey on drums and Oscar Pettiford on bass and released the same year by Riverside.
Track Listing : 1.Liza (All The Clouds’Ll Roll Away) (George & Ira Gershwin, Gus Kahn) – 03:11 . 2.Memories Of You (Eubie Blakeandy Razaf) – 04:15 . 3.Honeysuckle Rose (Fats Wallerandy Razaf) – 05:32 . 4.Darn That Dream (Eddie Delange, James Van Heusen) – 06:30 . 5.Tea For Two (Vincent Youmans, Irving Caesar) – 05:52 . 6.You Are Too Beautiful (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 04:53 . 7.Just You, Just Me (Jesse Greer, Raymond Klages) – 07:59
Musicians : Thelonious Monk – Piano . Art Blakey – Drums . Oscar Pettiford – Bass
Production : Produced By Orrin Keepnews Rudy Van Gelder – Engineer
Package : Paul Bacon – Cover Design . Ken Braren – Cover Design . Orrin Keepnews – Liner Notes . Harris Lewine – Cover Design . Lawrence Shustak – Photography
Recorded On March 17 And April 3, 1956.
Released In 1956 By Riverside.