Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Little Rootie Tootie
3:08
2 Bemsha Swing
3:11
3 Misterioso
3:23
4 Epistrohy
3:08
5 I Mean You
2:48
6 Evidence
2:35
7 Bye Ya
2:48
8 Monk's Dream
3:08
9 Skippy
3:02
10 Hornin' in
3:16
11 Let's Cool One
3:49
12 Monk's Mood
3:08
13 'Round Midnight
3:12
14 Well You Needn't
3:01
15 Introspection
3:14
16 Off Minor
3:03
17 Ruby My Dear
3:10
18 Criss Cross
2:57
19 Four in One
3:31
20 Straight No Chaser
3:00
21 Eronel
3:06
22 Ask Me Now
3:17
23 Reflections
2:49
24 Trinkle Tinkle
2:49

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Denzil Best (track 2)
Kenny Clarke (track 4)
Thelonious Monk (tracks 1–9, 12–24)
Cootie Williams (track 13)
lyricist:
Bernie Hanighen (track 13)
publisher:
Bocu Music Ltd. (track 2)
Embassy Music Corporation (tracks 4, 12, 16–17)
Regent Music (BMI) (track 14)
Thelonious Music (tracks 2, 6, 24)
Thelonious Music Corporation (Publisher, affiliated to BMI.) (track 22)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 13)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 13)
is the basis for:
Looking Back (track 23)
Rubies (track 17)
later translated versions:
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Claude Nougaro) (track 13)
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Boris Vian) (track 13)
later versions:
Dear Ruby (track 17)
How I Wish... (track 22)
It's Over Now (track 14)
recording of:
Ask Me Now (track 22)
Bemsha Swing (instrumental) (track 2)
Bye-Ya (track 7)
Criss-Cross (track 18)
Epistrophy (track 4)
Eronel (track 21)
Evidence (track 6)
Four in One (track 19)
I Mean You (track 5)
Introspection (track 15)
Misterioso (track 3)
Monk's Dream (track 8)
Monk's Mood (track 12)
Off Minor (track 16)
Reflections (track 23)
Ruby, My Dear (track 17)
Skippy (track 9)
Straight No Chaser (track 20)
Trinkle Tinkle (track 24)
Well, You Needn't (track 14)
’Round About Midnight (aka “’Round Midnight”) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Monk’s Mix (track 1)