Monk's Music

Thelonious Monk - Monk's Music
Critic Score
Based on 2 reviews
1957 Ratings: #6 / 12
User Score
Based on 57 ratings
1957 Ratings: #5
Liked by 6 people
November 1, 1957 / Release Date
LP / Format
Jazz, Hard Bop / Genres
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EarCandy
76
The genius of Thelonious Monk can be heard all across his discography, some more audible than others but here on his landmark effort "Monk's Music" released in 1957, his inventiveness and discernment can be especially sensed.

Within the world of jazz and piano music in general, Thelonious Monk was an iconoclast. He didn't play in an instantly enjoyable fashion but instead caused his listeners to "lean forward" and lend an attentive ear to what exactly he was doing. Rather ... read more
koner1
65
HE'S JUST SITTING ON A WAGON....... AND EVERY TIME I LOOK AT HIS FACE IT GETS FUNNIER HAHAHAH
squeejie
65
I WOKE UP IN A NEW BUGATTI

seriously though this is really good so far
Jwallace1997
73
So ya like Jazz?
noraQS99
83
Pretty great drumming and saxophone playing.
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Added on: August 22, 2016