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 .

Tracklist

CD 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

CD 1

composer:
Thelonious Monk (tracks 4–5, 7, 11–14)
Ike Quebec (tracks 1–2)
Idrees Sulieman (track 1)
Vernon Duke (1932) (track 6)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (track 3)
lyricist:
Yip Harburg (1932) (track 6)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (track 3)
publisher:
Regent Music (BMI) (track 5)
Thelonious Music Corporation (Publisher, affiliated to BMI.) (track 11)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (track 3)
is the basis for:
Rubies (track 4)
later versions:
Dear Ruby (track 4)
How I Wish... (track 11)
It's Over Now (track 5)
part of:
A Damsel in Distress (1937 film score) (track 3)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (track 3)
recording of:
April in Paris (track 6)
Ask Me Now (track 11)
Criss-Cross (track 12)
Evonce (track 1)
Hornin’ In (track 14)
Ruby, My Dear (track 4)
Skippy (track 13)
Suburban Eyes (track 2)
Well, You Needn't (track 5)
Who Knows (track 7)
referred to in medleys: