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Thelonious Monk

Gerry Mulligan and Thelonious Monk record ‘Mulligan Meets Monk’ in…

‘Mulligan Meets Monk’ by Gerry Mulligan & Thelonious Monk is an album recorded on August 12–13, 1957 In 1957 and released the same year by Riverside. Track Listing : 1.’Round Midnight (Thelonious Monk, Cootie Williams, Bernie Hanighen) – 08:29 . 2.Rhythm-A-Ning (Thelonious Monk) – 05:19 . 3.Sweet And Lovely (Gus Arnheim, Jules Lemare, Harry Tobias) […]

This week In Jazz Legends 16

Duke Ellington, Charles Lloyd, Cannonball Adderley, Bill Evans, Robert Glasper, McCoy Tyner, Michael Brecker, Ravi Coltrane, Christian McBride, Roy Haynes, Thelonious Monk, The Bad Plus, Monty Alexander, Dave Holland, Fourplay, Herbie Hancock. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 227 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. […]

Heads Up International publish Earl Klugh’s ‘Hand Picked’…

Earl Klugh’s ‘Hand Picked’ is an album (featuring three duets and twelve soli) released on July 30, 2013 by Heads Up International. Track listing : 1.Alfie (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 02:34. . 2.Lullaby of Birdland (George Shearing) – 02:28. . 3.Blue Moon (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) – 06:12 . 4.In Six (Earl Klugh) – […]

Herbie Hancock records his thirty-fourth album : ‘Quartet’ with the…

Herbie Hancock’s ‘Quartet’ is his thirty-fourth album recorded on July 28, 1981 with the V.S.O.P. Quartet featuring Ron Carter, Wynton Marsalis and Tony Williams and released in 1982 by Columbia. Track listing : . 1.Well You Needn’t (Thelonious Monk) – 06:29 . 2.’Round Midnight (Bernie Hanighen, Cootie Williams, Thelonious Monk) – 06:41 . 3.Clear Ways […]

Max Roach records ‘M’Boom’ with eight other drummers and…

Max Roach’s ‘M’Boom’ is an album recorded on July 25, 26 & 27, 1979 and released the same year by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Onomatopoeia (Omar Clay) – 05:17 . 2.Twinkle Toes (Warren Smith) – 03:33 . 3.Caravanserai (Joe Chambers) – 04:01 . 4.January V (Max Roach) – 03:24 . 5.The Glorious Monster (Max Roach) […]

Gonzalo Rubalcaba records ‘Discovery: Live at Montreux’ at the…

Gonzalo Rubalcaba’s ‘Discovery: Live at Montreux’ is an album recorded at the Montreux Jazz Festival on July 15, 1990, with Charlie Haden and Paul Motian and released on March 30, 1991 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Well, You Needn’T (Thelonious Monk) – 08:47 . 2.Velas (Gonzalo Rubalcaba) – 00:00 . 3.Prologo Comienzo (Gonzalo Rubalcaba) […]

This week In Jazz Legends (Special Saxophonists) 10

John Coltrane, Eric Dolphy, Candy Dulfer, Phil Woods, Joe Henderson, Wayne Shorter, Paul Desmond, Johnny Griffin, Joe Lovano, Bennie Maupin, Marshall Allen et al, Charlie Rouse, Billy Harper et al. They are the “Jazz Legends (Special Saxophonists)” performers selected among the 287 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. […]

Miles Davis records an extra track for the ‘Bags’ Groove’…

Miles Davis’ ‘Bags’ Groove’ is an album compiling material from two 10 LPs recorded in 1954, plus two alternate takes recorded on June 29 & December 24, 1954 and released in 1957 by Prestige. Track Listing : 1.Bags’ Groove (Milt Jackson) [Take 1] – 11:16 . 2.Bags’ Groove (Milt Jackson) [Take 2] – 09:24 . […]

Thelonious Monk records ‘Monk’s Music’ with John Coltrane,…

Thelonious Monk’s ‘Monk’s Music’ is an album recorded on June 26, 1957 by a septet featuring Coleman Hawkins, Art Blakey and John Coltrane and released the same year by Riverside Records. Track Listing : 1.Abide With Me (Henry Francis Lyte, William Henry Monk) – 0:54 . 2.Well, You Needn’T (Thelonious Monk) – 11:24 . 3.Ruby, […]

Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie record ‘Bird & Diz’ for…

‘Bird & Diz’ by Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie is a studio album recorded (primarily) on June 6, 1950 with Thelonious Monk and Buddy Rich and released in 1952 by Clef. Track Listing : 1.Bloomdido (Charlie Parker) – 03:25 . 2.My Melancholy Baby (Ernie M. Burnett, George A. Norton) – 03:24 . 3.Relaxin’ With Lee […]