Annotation

TODO:
Technically, this is the Prestige stuff with swapped tracklist.
Either an alternate edition or a homebrew.

Annotation last modified on 2007-03-16 15:17 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Blue Monk
7:42
2 Just a Gigolo
3:04
3 Bemsha Swing
3:14
4 Reflections
2:49
5 Little Rootie Tootie
3:06
6 Sweet and Lovely
3:36
7 Bye-Ya
2:47
8 Monk's Dream
3:08
9 Trinkle Tinkle
2:51
10 These Foolish Things
2:45

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1952-10-15) (tracks 5–8)
New York, New York, United States (1952-12-18) (tracks 3–4, 9–10)
drums:
Art Blakey (1952-10-15) (tracks 5–8)
Max Roach (1952-12-18) (tracks 3–4, 9–10)
Art Blakey (1954-09-22) (track 1)
bass:
Gerry Mapp (Jazz double bassist) (1952-10-15) (tracks 5–8)
Gerry Mapp (Jazz double bassist) (1952-12-18) (tracks 3–4, 9–10)
Percy Heath (1954-09-22) (track 1)
piano:
Thelonious Monk (1952-10-15) (tracks 5–8)
Thelonious Monk (1952-12-18) (tracks 3–4, 9–10)
Thelonious Monk (1954-09-22) (tracks 1–2)
additional composer:
Harry Link (track 10)
composer:
Gus Arnheim (track 6)
Denzil Best (track 3)
Leonello Casucci (track 2)
Charles N. Daniels (US composer) (track 6)
Thelonious Monk (tracks 1, 3–5, 7–9)
Jack Strachey (track 10)
lyricist:
Julius Brammer (track 2)
John Hendricks (track 4)
Eric Maschwitz (track 10)
Harry Tobias (track 6)
translator:
Irving Caesar (track 2)
publisher:
Bocu Music ltd. (track 3)
Bourne Co. (track 10)
Harry Tobias Music (track 6)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 6)
Thelonious Music (tracks 3, 9)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Hackensack - July 1,1959) in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States (1954-09-22) (tracks 1–2)
instrumental cover recording of:
These Foolish Things (Remind Me of You) (1952-12-18) (track 10)
Just a Gigolo (English version) (1954-09-22) (track 2)
is the basis for:
Ganz alloan (track 1)
later translated parody versions:
Gigolo (track 2)
Gigu (track 2)
later versions:
Baby Girl (track 10)
Looking Back (track 4)
Såna små ting (track 10)
live instrumental recording of:
Sweet and Lovely (1952-10-15) (track 6)
recording of:
Bye-Ya (1952-10-15) (track 7)
Little Rootie Tootie (1952-10-15) (track 5)
Monk's Dream (1952-10-15) (track 8)
Bemsha Swing (instrumental) (1952-12-18) (track 3)
Reflections (1952-12-18) (track 4)
Trinkle Tinkle (1952-12-18) (track 9)
Blue Monk (1954-09-22) (track 1)
translated version of:
Schöner Gigolo (track 2)

Release

ASIN: US: B00005A8AE [info]