Thelonious Monk Quintet Monk LP
Thelonious Monk Quintet Monk LP

Thelonious Monk Quintet Monk LP

Thelonious Monk Quintet

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SKU:
OJCLP016
UPC:
888072361492
Vinyl Reissue Series Commemorates 65th Anniversary of Prestige Records and 90th Birthday of Legendary Engineer Rudy Van Gelder!

Monk is an album by jazz pianist and composer Thelonious Monk recorded for the Prestige label. This 1954 release was recorded by Monk with two different quintets. The first set included Ray Copeland, Frank Foster, Curly Russell and Art Blakey. The second session features Julius Watkins, Sonny Rollins, Percy Heath and Willie Jones.

"...solid throughout, with Monk and company demonstrating their ability to vacillate between the ultra-sublime update of "Smoke Gets in Your Eyes" and the hardcore bop of "Locomotion" and "Hackensack."" -Lindsay Planer, allmusic.com

Features:
• Prestige Records 65th Anniversary Reissue
• Vinyl Reissue

Musicians:
On Tracks 1-3

Thelonious Monk, piano
Sonny Rollins, tenor sax
Julius Watkins, french horn
Percy Heath, bass
Wille Jones, drums

On Tracks 4-7
Thelonious Monk, piano
Frank Foster, tenor sax
Ray Copeland, trumpet
Curly Russell, bass
Art Blakey, drums

Selections:
1. Let's Call This
2. Think Of One (Take Two)
3. Think Of One (Take One)
4. We See
5. Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
6. Locomotive
7. Hackensack
Description
Vinyl Reissue Series Commemorates 65th Anniversary of Prestige Records and 90th Birthday of Legendary Engineer Rudy Van Gelder!

Monk is an album by jazz pianist and composer Thelonious Monk recorded for the Prestige label. This 1954 release was recorded by Monk with two different quintets. The first set included Ray Copeland, Frank Foster, Curly Russell and Art Blakey. The second session features Julius Watkins, Sonny Rollins, Percy Heath and Willie Jones.

"...solid throughout, with Monk and company demonstrating their ability to vacillate between the ultra-sublime update of "Smoke Gets in Your Eyes" and the hardcore bop of "Locomotion" and "Hackensack."" -Lindsay Planer, allmusic.com

Features:
• Prestige Records 65th Anniversary Reissue
• Vinyl Reissue

Musicians:
On Tracks 1-3

Thelonious Monk, piano
Sonny Rollins, tenor sax
Julius Watkins, french horn
Percy Heath, bass
Wille Jones, drums

On Tracks 4-7
Thelonious Monk, piano
Frank Foster, tenor sax
Ray Copeland, trumpet
Curly Russell, bass
Art Blakey, drums

Selections:
1. Let's Call This
2. Think Of One (Take Two)
3. Think Of One (Take One)
4. We See
5. Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
6. Locomotive
7. Hackensack
Genre
Jazz
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
1.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Artist
Thelonious Monk Quintet
Title
Monk
Composer
Additional Artists
Sonny Rollins, Percy Heath, Willie Jones, Art Blakey, Ray Copeland
Record Weight
Record Speed
33RPM
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
01-27-2015
Availability
In Stock
Format
Vinyl
ISBN
Release Date
02-12-2015
ASSOC
R
Scratch & Dent
0
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