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 (1935) (track 10)
lyricist:
Julius Brammer (track 2)
Jon Hendricks (track 4)
Harry Tobias (track 6)
Eric Maschwitz (1935) (track 10)
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)
Looking Back (track 4)
later translated parody versions:
Gigolo (track 2)
Gigu (track 2)
Nikolo (track 2)
later versions:
Baby Girl (track 10)
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)
referred to in medleys:
Monk’s Mix (track 5)
translated version of:
Schöner Gigolo (track 2)

Release

ASIN: US: B00005A8AE [info]