Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Trio Improvisation 1
3:15
A2 Trio Improvisation 2
3:44
A3 Trio Improvisation 3
3:02
A4 Duet Improvisation 1
4:21
A5 Duet Improvisation 2
5:15
B1 Trio Improvisation 4
4:34
B2 Trio Improvisation 5
7:35
B3 Slippery When Wet
5:49
12" Vinyl 2
# Title Rating Length
C1 Rhythm-A-Ning
5:06
C2 'Round Midnight
5:15
C3 Eronel
4:38
C4 Think of One
4:28
D1 Little Rootie Tootie
4:50
D2 Reflections
6:47
D3 Hackensack
6:12

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

membranophone:
Roy Haynes (1981-11) (tracks A1–B3)
double bass:
Miroslav Vitouš (1981-11) (tracks A1–B3)
piano:
Chick Corea (1981-11) (tracks A1–B3)
assistant engineer:
Duncan Aldrich (tracks A1–B3)
composer:
Chick Corea (tracks A1–B3)
Roy Haynes (tracks A1–A3, B1–B2)
Miroslav Vitouš (tracks A1–B2)
engineer:
Bernie Kirsh (tracks A1–B3)
mixer:
Martin Wieland (tracks A1–B3)
producer:
Manfred Eicher (tracks A1–B3)
phonographic copyright by:
ECM Records GmbH (owner of label and publisher) (tracks A1–B3)
mixed at:
Bauer Studios (Tonstudio Bauer) in Ludwigsburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany (tracks A1–B3)
recorded at:
Mad Hatter Studios in Los Angeles, California, United States (1981-11) (tracks A1–B3)
recording of:
Duet Improvisation, Part 1 (1981-11) (track A4)
Duet Improvisation, Part 2 (1981-11) (track A5)
Slippery When Wet (1981-11) (track B3)
Trio Improvisation, Part 1 (1981-11) (track A1)
Trio Improvisation, Part 2 (1981-11) (track A2)
Trio Improvisation, Part 3 (1981-11) (track A3)
Trio Improvisation, Part 4 (1981-11) (track B1)
Trio Improvisation, Part 5 (1981-11) (track B2)

12" Vinyl 2

membranophone:
Roy Haynes (1981-11) (tracks C1–D3)
double bass:
Miroslav Vitouš (1981-11) (tracks C1–D3)
piano:
Chick Corea (1981-11) (tracks C1–D3)
assistant engineer:
Duncan Aldrich (tracks C1–D3)
composer:
Thelonious Monk (tracks C1–D3)
Cootie Williams (track C2)
engineer:
Bernie Kirsh (tracks C1–D3)
lyricist:
Bernie Hanighen (track C2)
mixer:
Martin Wieland (tracks C1–D3)
producer:
Manfred Eicher (tracks C1–D3)
phonographic copyright by:
ECM Records GmbH (owner of label and publisher) (tracks C1–D3)
publisher:
Thelonious Music (tracks C1, C4)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track C2)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track C2)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track C2)
mixed at:
Bauer Studios (Tonstudio Bauer) in Ludwigsburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany (tracks C1–D3)
recorded at:
Mad Hatter Studios in Los Angeles, California, United States (1981-11) (tracks C1–D3)
arrangements:
’Round Midnight (for saxophone quartet, Müller-Irion) (track C2)
cover recording of:
Eronel (1981-11) (track C3)
Hackensack (1981-11) (track D3)
Little Rootie Tootie (1981-11) (track D1)
Reflections (1981-11) (track D2)
Rhythm-a-Ning (1981-11) (track C1)
Think of One (1981-11) (track C4)
instrumental cover recording of:
’Round About Midnight (aka “’Round Midnight”) (1981-11) (track C2)
is the basis for:
Looking Back (track D2)
later translated versions:
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Claude Nougaro) (track C2)
Autour de minuit (lyrics translated by Boris Vian) (track C2)
later versions:
Listen to Monk (track C1)
referred to in medleys:
Monk’s Mix (tracks C1, D1)