Annotation

Label: Mosaic Records - Catalog #: MR4-101 - Format: 4x12"LP - Rel: 1983
Additional:
Limited edition box set (7500 ex.).
Review from Cadence Mag by Alan Bargebuhr @ Howard's place


Label: Mosaic Records - Catalog #: MR4-101 - Format: 4x12"LP - Rel: 1983
Additional:
Limited edition box set (7500 ex.).
Review from Cadence Mag by Alan Bargebuhr @ Howard's place


Label: Mosaic Records - Catalog #: MR4-101 - Format: 4x12"LP - Rel: 1983
Additional:
Limited edition box set (7500 ex.).
Review from Cadence Mag by Alan Bargebuhr @ Howard's place


Additional:
Limited edition box set (7500 ex.).
Review from Cadence Mag by Alan Bargebuhr @ Howard's place

Annotation last modified on 2012-05-05 14:00 UTC.

Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Humph
2:53
2 Evonce (alternate take)
3:02
3 Evonce
3:04
4 Suburban Eyes
3:01
5 Suburban Eyes (alternate take)
2:58
6 Thelonious
3:01
7 Nice Work If You Can Get It (alternate take)
3:03
8 Nice Work If You Can Get It
3:03
9 Ruby My Dear (alternate take)
3:06
10 Ruby My Dear
3:08
11 Well, You Needn’t
2:57
12 Well, You Needn’t (alternate take)
2:55
13 April in Paris (alternate take)
2:42
14 April in Paris
3:20
12" Vinyl 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Off Minor
3:01
2 Introspection
3:12
3 In Walked Bud
2:56
4 Monk’s Mood
3:08
5 Who Knows
2:42
6 ’Round Midnight
3:11
7 Who Knows (alternate take)
2:39
8 All the Things You Are
2:59
9 I Should Care (alternate take)
3:03
10 I Should Care
3:01
11 Evidence
2:34
12 Misterioso
3:22
13 Misterioso (alternate take)
2:45
14 Epistrophy
3:08
15 I Mean You
5 2:47
12" Vinyl 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Four in One
3:30
2 Four in One (alternate take)
3:29
3 Criss Cross
2:57
4 Criss Cross (alternate take)
2:51
5 Eronel
3:04
6 Straight No Chaser
2:57
7 Ask Me Now (alternate take)
4:28
8 Ask Me Now
3:15
9 Willow Weep for Me
3:00
10 Skippy
3:02
11 Skippy (alternate take)
3:10
12 Hornin’ In (alternate take)
3:09
12" Vinyl 4
# Title Rating Length
1 Hornin’ In
3:14
2 Sixteen (first take)
3:31
3 Sixteen (second take)
3:40
4 Carolina Moon
3:28
5 Let’s Cool One
3:49
6 I’ll Follow You
3:48
7 Reflections
7:03
8 Misterioso
9:22

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

trumpet:
Idrees Sulieman (1947-10-15) (tracks 1–6)
drums:
Art Blakey (1947-10-15) (tracks 1–6)
Art Blakey (1947-10-24) (tracks 7–14)
bass:
Gene Ramey (1947-10-15) (tracks 1–6)
Gene Ramey (1947-10-24) (tracks 7–14)
alto saxophone:
Danny Quebec West (1947-10-15) (tracks 1–6)
piano:
Thelonious Monk (1947-10-15) (tracks 1–6)
Thelonious Monk (1947-10-24) (tracks 7–14)
tenor saxophone:
Billy Smith (jazz saxophonist) (1947-10-15) (tracks 1, 6)
composer:
Thelonious Monk (tracks 1, 6, 9–12)
Ike Quebec (tracks 2–5)
Idrees Sulieman (tracks 2–3)
Vernon Duke (1932) (tracks 13–14)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (tracks 7–8)
lyricist:
Yip Harburg (1932) (tracks 13–14)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (tracks 7–8)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 13–14)
Embassy Music Corporation (tracks 9–10)
Regent Music (BMI) (tracks 11–12)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (tracks 7–8)
recorded at:
WOR Studios in New York, New York, United States (1947-10-15) (tracks 1–6)
WOR Studios in New York, New York, United States (1947-10-24) (tracks 7–14)
instrumental recording of:
is the basis for:
Rubies (tracks 9–10)
later versions:
Dear Ruby (tracks 9–10)
It's Over Now (tracks 11–12)
part of:
A Damsel in Distress (1937 film score) (tracks 7–8)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (tracks 7–8)
recording of:
Evonce (tracks 2–3)
Humph (track 1)
Suburban Eyes (tracks 4–5)
Thelonious (1947-10-15) (track 6)
April in Paris (1947-10-24) (tracks 13–14)
Ruby, My Dear (1947-10-24) (tracks 9–10)
Well, You Needn't (1947-10-24) (tracks 11–12)
referred to in medleys:

12" Vinyl 2

trumpet:
George Taitt (1947-10-24) (track 3)
George Taitt (1947-11-21) (tracks 4–5, 7)
drums:
Art Blakey (1947-10-24) (tracks 1–3)
Art Blakey (1947-11-21) (tracks 4–5, 7)
Shadow Wilson (1948-07-02) (track 14)
bass:
Bob Paige (jazz bassist) (1947-10-24) (track 3)
Gene Ramey (1947-10-24) (tracks 1–2)
Bob Paige (jazz bassist) (1947-11-21) (tracks 4–5, 7)
John Simmons (1948-07-02) (track 14)
vibraphone:
Milton Jackson (track 14)
Milt Jackson (1948-07-02) (track 14)
alto saxophone:
Sahib Shihab (American jazz musician) (1947-10-24) (track 3)
Sahib Shihab (American jazz musician) (1947-11-21) (tracks 4–5, 7)
piano:
Thelonious Monk (1947-10-24) (tracks 1–3)
Thelonious Monk (1947-11-21) (tracks 4–5, 7)
Thelonious Monk (1948-07-02) (track 14)
composer:
Kenny Clarke (track 14)
Thelonious Monk (tracks 1–7, 11–15)
Cootie Williams (track 6)
lyricist:
Bernie Hanighen (track 6)
publisher:
Embassy Music Corporation (tracks 1, 4, 14)
Thelonious Music (track 11)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 6)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 6)
recorded at:
WOR Studios in New York, New York, United States (1947-10-24) (tracks 1–3)
WOR Studios in New York, New York, United States (1947-11-21) (tracks 4–5, 7)
Apex Studios in New York, New York, United States (1948-07-02) (track 14)
later translated versions:
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Claude Nougaro) (track 6)
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Boris Vian) (track 6)
later versions:
Suddenly (track 3)
recording of:
Evidence (track 11)
I Mean You (track 15)
Misterioso (tracks 12–13)
’Round About Midnight (aka “’Round Midnight”) (track 6)
In Walked Bud (1947-10-24) (track 3)
Introspection (1947-10-24) (track 2)
Off Minor (1947-10-24) (track 1)
Monk's Mood (1947-11-21) (track 4)
Who Knows (1947-11-21) (tracks 5, 7)
Epistrophy (1948-07-02) (track 14)

12" Vinyl 3

trumpet:
Kenny Dorham (1952-05-30) (tracks 10–12)
drums:
Art Blakey (1951-06-23) (tracks 1–7, 9)
Max Roach (1952-05-30) (tracks 10–12)
bass:
Al McKibbon (1951-06-23) (tracks 1–2, 4–7, 9)
Nelson Boyd (1952-05-30) (tracks 10–12)
vibraphone:
Milt Jackson (1951-06-23) (tracks 1–6, 9)
double bass:
Al McKibbon (1951-06-23) (track 3)
alto saxophone:
Sahib Shihab (American jazz musician) (1951-06-23) (tracks 1–6, 9)
Lou Donaldson (1952-05-30) (tracks 10–12)
piano:
Thelonious Monk (1951-06-23) (tracks 1–7, 9)
Thelonious Monk (1952-05-30) (tracks 10–12)
tenor saxophone:
Lucky Thompson (1952-05-30) (tracks 10–12)
composer:
Thelonious Monk (tracks 1–8, 10–12)
Ann Ronell (1932) (track 9)
lyricist:
Ann Ronell (1932) (track 9)
publisher:
Thelonious Music (track 6)
Thelonious Music Corporation (Publisher, affiliated to BMI.) (tracks 7–8)
recorded at:
WOR Studios in New York, New York, United States (1951-06-23) (tracks 1–7, 9)
WOR Studios in New York, New York, United States (1952-05-30) (tracks 10–12)
instrumental recording of:
Willow Weep for Me (1951-06-23) (track 9)
is the basis for:
later versions:
Get It Straight (track 6)
How I Wish... (tracks 7–8)
recording of:
Ask Me Now (track 8)
Ask Me Now (1951-06-23) (track 7)
Criss-Cross (1951-06-23) (tracks 3–4)
Eronel (1951-06-23) (track 5)
Four in One (1951-06-23) (tracks 1–2)
Straight, No Chaser (1951-06-23) (track 6)
Hornin’ In (1952-05-30) (track 12)
Skippy (1952-05-30) (tracks 10–11)

12" Vinyl 4

trumpet:
Kenny Dorham (1952-05-30) (tracks 1–5)
drums:
Max Roach (1952-05-30) (tracks 1–6)
bass:
Nelson Boyd (1952-05-30) (tracks 1–6)
alto saxophone:
Lou Donaldson (1952-05-30) (tracks 1–5)
piano:
Thelonious Monk (1952-05-30) (tracks 1–6)
tenor saxophone:
Lucky Thompson (1952-05-30) (tracks 1–5)
composer:
Thelonious Monk (tracks 1, 5, 7–8)
writer:
Joe Burke (American composer) (track 4)
Benny Davis (vaudeville performer) (track 4)
publisher:
Memory Lane Music (publishing company) (track 4)
Redwood Music (track 4)
recorded at:
WOR Studios in New York, New York, United States (1952-05-30) (tracks 1–6)
is the basis for:
Looking Back (track 7)
recording of:
Misterioso (track 8)
Reflections (track 7)
Carolina Moon (1928 song) (1952-05-30) (track 4)
Hornin’ In (1952-05-30) (track 1)
Let's Cool One (1952-05-30) (track 5)