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Thelonious Monk - Monks Dream (CD, Album)

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  1. Nov 13,  · Monk's Dream is the first album of jazz legend Thelonious Monk with Columbia Records. It was issued in It is Monk's best selling album. "Bye-Ya" and "Bolivar Blues" were recorded on October.
  2. Mar 30,  · If you're saying Monk's creative juices had begun to dry up by the time he signed with Columbia Records and released this label debut album you'll get no argument from me. But Monk, all of 46 when this was recorded, had a secret weapon: his rock'n'roll band of the hard-blowing Charlie Rouse on tenor sax, John Ore on bass and Frankie Dunlop on drums.
  3. Mastered from the Original Master Tapes with Mobile Fidelity's One-Step Process: Monk's Dream UD1S g 45RPM 2LP Box Set the Definitive Version of Thelonious Monk's Best-Ever-Selling Album Luxurious Packaging Includes Opulent Box, Foil-Stamped Jackets, MoFi SuperVinyl LPs Pressed at RTI: Keepsake Edition Strictly Limited to 6, Numbered.
  4. Monk’s Dream, the pianist's first album for Columbia, was released in early with considerable fanfare, its back cover filled with admiring quotes from jazz authorities – one of whom, Martin Williams, called Monk "the first great jazz composer after Duke Ellington," an opinion that was by no means as widely held then as it is now.

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