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

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1947-10-15) (track B1)
drums (drum set):
Art Blakey (1947-10-15) (track B1)
trumpet:
Idrees Sulieman (1947-10-15) (track B1)
George Taitt (1947-11-21) (track A1)
membranophone:
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:
Bob Paige (jazz bassist) (1947-10-15) (track B1)
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)
double bass:
Gene Ramey (track B1)
alto saxophone:
Edmund Gregory (track A1)
Sahib Shihab (American jazz musician) (1947-10-15) (track B1)
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)
trombone:
George Taitt (1947-10-15) (track B1)
composer:
Kenny Clarke (track B2)
Thelonious Monk (tracks A1–A2, A4–B4)
Cootie Williams (track A1)
Thelonious Monk (1948) (track A3)
lyricist:
Bernie Hanighen (track A1)
publisher:
Embassy Music Corporation (tracks A2–A3, B2)
Music Sales Corporation (American copyright holder in both popular and classical music) (track B2)
Regent Music (BMI) (track B3)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track A1)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track A1)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track A1)
recorded at:
New York (NYC) in New York, New York, United States (1947) (track B1)
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)
arrangements:
’Round Midnight (for saxophone quartet, Müller-Irion) (track A1)
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)