Tracklist

10" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 'Round Midnight
3:14
A2 Off Minor
3:02
A3 Ruby, My Dear
3:09
A4 I Mean You
2:48
B1 Thelonious
3:02
B2 Epistrophy
3:09
B3 Well, You Needn't
3:01
B4 Misterioso
3:23

Credits

10" Vinyl 1

trumpet:
Idrees Sulieman (1947-10-15) (track B1)
George Taitt (1947-11-21) (track A1)
drums:
Art Blakey (1947-10-15) (track B1)
Art Blakey (1947-10-24) (tracks A2–A3, B3)
Art Blakey (1947-11-21) (track A1)
Shadow Wilson (1948-07-02) (tracks A4, B2, B4)
bass:
Gene Ramey (1947-10-15) (track B1)
Gene Ramey (1947-10-24) (tracks A2–A3, B3)
Bob Paige (jazz bassist) (1947-11-21) (track A1)
John Simmons (1948-07-02) (tracks A4, B2, B4)
vibraphone:
Milton Jackson (tracks A4, B2, B4)
Milt Jackson (1948-07-02) (tracks A4, B2, B4)
alto saxophone:
Edmund Gregory (track A1)
Danny Quebec West (1947-10-15) (track B1)
Sahib Shihab (American jazz musician) (1947-11-21) (track A1)
piano:
Thelonious Monk (1947-10-15) (track B1)
Thelonious Monk (1947-10-24) (tracks A2–A3, B3)
Thelonious Monk (1947-11-21) (track A1)
Thelonious Monk (1948-07-02) (tracks A4, B2, B4)
tenor saxophone:
Billy Smith (jazz saxophonist) (1947-10-15) (track B1)
composer:
Kenny Clarke (track B2)
Thelonious Monk (tracks A1–B4)
Cootie Williams (track A1)
lyricist:
Bernie Hanighen (track A1)
publisher:
Embassy Music Corporation (tracks A2–A3, B2)
Regent Music (BMI) (track B3)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track A1)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track A1)
recorded at:
WOR Studios in New York, New York, United States (1947-10-15) (track B1)
WOR Studios in New York, New York, United States (1947-10-24) (tracks A2–A3, B3)
WOR Studios in New York, New York, United States (1947-11-21) (track A1)
Apex Studios in New York, New York, United States (1948-07-02) (tracks A4, B2, B4)
is the basis for:
Rubies (track A3)
later translated versions:
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Claude Nougaro) (track A1)
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Boris Vian) (track A1)
later versions:
Dear Ruby (track A3)
It's Over Now (track B3)
recording of:
Thelonious (1947-10-15) (track B1)
Off Minor (1947-10-24) (track A2)
Ruby, My Dear (1947-10-24) (track A3)
Well, You Needn't (1947-10-24) (track B3)
’Round About Midnight (aka “’Round Midnight”) (1947-11-21) (track A1)
Epistrophy (1948-07-02) (track B2)
I Mean You (1948-07-02) (track A4)
Misterioso (1948-07-02) (track B4)