Annotation

Blue Note mess again.
Is actually TOCJ 1604. Format CD 20-bit, 88.2 KHz recording technology.
Quote: These CDs make available originally unissued material from the sessions which gave us the 1500 series of Blue Note LPs.

Appears under disturbingly variating titles:
More Genius of the High Priest of Bebop
Genius of Modern Music, Volume 3
More Genius of Thelonious Monk

Raw track data:

"More Genius of Thelonious Monk"
Japanese Blue Note/Toshiba EMI
Evonce (alt); Suburban Eyes (alt);(October 15, 1947)
Idrees Sulieman - trumpet. Danny West - alto. Billy Smith - tenor. Thelonious Monk - piano. Gene Ramey - bass. Art Blakey - drums.
Nice Work (alt); Ruby My Dear (alt); Well You Needn't (alt); April in Paris (alt); (October 24, 1947)
Thelonious Monk - piano. Gene Ramey - bass. Art Blakey - drums. Who Knows (alt); (November 21, 1947)
George Taitt - trumpet. Sahib Shihab - alto. Thelonious Monk - piano. Robert Paige - bass. Art Blakey - drums.
All The Things You Are; I Should Care (two takes); (July 2, 1948)
Kenny Hagood - vocal. Milt Jackson - vibes. Thelonious Monk - piano. John Simmons - bass. Shadow Wilson - drums.
Criss Cross (alt); Ask Me Now (alt); (July 23, 1951)
Sahib Shihab - alto. Milt Jackson - vibes. Thelonious Monk - piano. Al McKibbon - bass. Art Blakey - drums.
Skippy (alt); Hornin' In (alt); Sixteen (two takes); I'll Follow You; (May 30, 1952)
Kenny Dorham - trumpet. Lou Donaldson - alto. Lucky Thompson - tenor. Thelonious Monk - piano. Nelson Boyd - bass. Max Roach - drums.

Annotation last modified on 2007-03-20 16:52 UTC.

Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Evonce
3:04
2 Suburban Eyes
2:58
3 Nice Work If You Can Get It
3:04
4 Ruby My Dear
3:06
5 Well You Needn't
2:56
6 April in Paris
2:43
7 Who Knows
2:43
8 All the Things You Are
3:00
9 I Should Care (alternate master)
3:03
10 I Should Care
3:02
11 Ask Me Now
4:28
12 Criss Cross
2:51
13 Skippy
3:10
14 Hornin'in
3:10
15 Sixteen (take 1)
3:31
16 Sixteen (take 2)
3:40
17 I'll Follow You
3:47

Credits

Medium 1

composer:
Thelonious Monk (tracks 4–5, 7, 11–13)
Vernon Duke (1932) (track 6)
lyricist:
Yip Harburg (1932) (track 6)
publisher:
Regent Music (track 5)
Thelonious Music Corporation (Publisher, affiliated to BMI.) (track 11)
is the basis for:
Rubies (track 4)
later versions:
Dear Ruby (track 4)
How I Wish... (track 11)
It's Over Now (track 5)
recording of:
April in Paris (track 6)
Ask Me Now (track 11)
Criss-Cross (track 12)
Ruby, My Dear (track 4)
Skippy (track 13)
Well, You Needn't (track 5)
Who Knows (track 7)