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Thelonious Monk

Thelonious Monk

Thelonious Monk

Thelonious Monk has been played over 20 times on NTS, first on 21 March 2013. Thelonious Monk's music has been featured on 27 episodes.

Thelonious Sphere Monk (Rocky Mount, North Carolina 10th October 1917 - Hartsdale, New York 17th February 1982) was a jazz pianist and composer.

Widely considered as one of the most important musicians in jazz -- he is one of only five jazz musicians to be featured on the cover of Time -- Monk had a unique improvisational style and made numerous contributions to the standard jazz repertoire, including "Epistrophy," "'Round Midnight," "Blue Monk," "Straight No Chaser" and "Well, You Needn't."

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'Round Midnight
Thelonious Monk, Gerry Mulligan
Milestone Records1982
'Round Midnight
Thelonious Monk, Gerry MulliganMilestone Records1982
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I Didn't Know About You
Thelonious Monk
Columbia1966
I Didn't Know About You
Thelonious MonkColumbia1966
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Well You Needn't
Thelonious Monk
Blue Note1952
Well You Needn't
Thelonious MonkBlue Note1952
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Eronel
Thelonious Monk
Swing, Disques Vogue1954
Eronel
Thelonious MonkSwing, Disques Vogue1954
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In Walked Bud
Thelonious Monk
Columbia1968
In Walked Bud
Thelonious MonkColumbia1968
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'Round Midnight
Thelonious Monk
Blue Note0
'Round Midnight
Thelonious MonkBlue Note0
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Abide With Me
Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane
Milestone Records1973
Abide With Me
Thelonious Monk, John ColtraneMilestone Records1973
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Crepuscule With Nellie (Take 6)
Thelonious Monk
Original Jazz Classics, Riverside Records2011
Crepuscule With Nellie (Take 6)
Thelonious MonkOriginal Jazz Classics, Riverside Records2011
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Willow Weep For Me
Thelonious Monk
Giants Of Jazz1990
Willow Weep For Me
Thelonious MonkGiants Of Jazz1990
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I Surrender, Dear
Thelonious Monk
Riverside Records1976
I Surrender, Dear
Thelonious MonkRiverside Records1976
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