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Rocky Mount NC, United States (1917 – 1982)
Thelonious Sphere Monk (Rocky Mount, North Carolina 10th October 1917 - Hartsdale, New York 17th February 1982) was a jazz pianist and composer.

Widely considered as one of the most important musicians in jazz — he is one of only five jazz musicians to be featured on the cover of Time — Monk had a unique improvisational style and made numerous contributions to the standard jazz repertoire, including “Epistrophy,” “‘Round Midnight,” “Blue Monk,” “Straight No Chaser” and “Well, You Needn’t.”

He could play be-bop but commented that be-bop “sounds like dixieland to me. Read more...

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Video with Thelonious Monk - Ruby, My Dear

Ruby, My Dear

Video with Thelonious Monk - 'Round Midnight

'Round Midnight

Video with Thelonious Monk - Blue Monk

Blue Monk

Video with Thelonious Monk - Epistrophy

Epistrophy

Video with Thelonious Monk - Body and Soul

Body and Soul

Video with Thelonious Monk - Pannonica

Pannonica

Video with Thelonious Monk - Brilliant Corners

Brilliant Corners

Video with Thelonious Monk - Straight, No Chaser

Straight, No Chaser

Video with Thelonious Monk - Monk's Mood

Monk's Mood

Video with Thelonious Monk - In Walked Bud

In Walked Bud

Video with Thelonious Monk - Bemsha Swing

Bemsha Swing

Video with Thelonious Monk - Just a Gigolo

Just a Gigolo

Video with Thelonious Monk - Off Minor

Off Minor

Video with Thelonious Monk - Well You Needn't

Well You Needn't

Video with Thelonious Monk - Sweet and Lovely

Sweet and Lovely

Video with Thelonious Monk - Nutty

Nutty

Video with Thelonious Monk - I Surrender, Dear

I Surrender, Dear

Video with Thelonious Monk - Bye-Ya

Bye-Ya

Video with Thelonious Monk - April in Paris

April in Paris

Video with Thelonious Monk - Reflections

Reflections

Video with Thelonious Monk - Thelonious

Thelonious

Video with Thelonious Monk - Ask Me Now

Ask Me Now

Video with Thelonious Monk - Ruby My Dear

Ruby My Dear

Video with Thelonious Monk - Rhythm-a-ning

Rhythm-a-ning

Albums by Thelonious Monk

Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane (Remastered)

Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane (Remastered)

Thelonious Monk - The Best of Thelonious Monk (Remastered)

The Best of Thelonious Monk (Remastered)

Thelonious Monk - Monk's Dream

Monk's Dream

Thelonious Monk - The Essential Thelonious Monk

The Essential Thelonious Monk

Thelonious Monk - Monk Alone: The Complete Columbia Solo Studio Recordings of Thelonious Monk (1962-1968)

Monk Alone: The Complete Columbia Solo Studio Recordings of Thelonious Monk (1962-1968)

Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Monk Plays Duke Ellington (Remastered)

Thelonious Monk Plays Duke Ellington (Remastered)

Thelonious Monk - Straight, No Chaser

Straight, No Chaser

Thelonious Monk - Solo Monk

Solo Monk

Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Alone In San Francisco (Remastered)

Thelonious Alone In San Francisco (Remastered)

Thelonious Monk - Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers With Thelonious Monk

Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers With Thelonious Monk

Thelonious Monk - The London Collection, Vol. 1

The London Collection, Vol. 1

Thelonious Monk - Underground

Underground

Thelonious Monk - Monk's Music (Remastered)

Monk's Music (Remastered)

Thelonious Monk - The Complete 1957 Riverside Recordings

The Complete 1957 Riverside Recordings

Thelonious Monk - Criss-Cross

Criss-Cross

Thelonious Monk - Monk's Blues

Monk's Blues

Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Monk & Sonny Rollins

Thelonious Monk & Sonny Rollins

Thelonious Monk - Live At the 1964 Monterey Jazz Festival

Live At the 1964 Monterey Jazz Festival

Thelonious Monk - It's Monk's Time

It's Monk's Time

Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Himself (Remastered)

Thelonious Himself (Remastered)

Thelonious Monk - Monk (Remastered)

Monk (Remastered)

Thelonious Monk - The Unique Thelonious Monk

The Unique Thelonious Monk

Thelonious Monk - Piano Solos

Piano Solos

Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Monk with John Coltrane (Remastered)

Thelonious Monk with John Coltrane (Remastered)

Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Alone in San Francisco (Original Jazz Classics Remasters)

Thelonious Alone in San Francisco (Original Jazz Classics Remasters)

Thelonious Monk - Ken Burns Jazz: Thelonious Monk

Ken Burns Jazz: Thelonious Monk

Thelonious Monk - Jazz Masters Deluxe Collection: Thelonius Monk

Jazz Masters Deluxe Collection: Thelonius Monk

Thelonious Monk - Big Band and Quartet In Concert (Live)

Big Band and Quartet In Concert (Live)

Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Monk

Thelonious Monk

Thelonious Monk - Monk's Dream (Bonus Track Version)

Monk's Dream (Bonus Track Version)

Thelonious Monk - Monk's Greatest Hits

Monk's Greatest Hits

Thelonious Monk - Solo Monk

Solo Monk

Thelonious Monk - The Complete Blue Note Recordings

The Complete Blue Note Recordings

Thelonious Monk - Underground

Underground

Thelonious Monk - Thelonius Monk Plays Stockholm (Live)

Thelonius Monk Plays Stockholm (Live)

Thelonious Monk - The Definitive Thelonious Monk On Prestige and Riverside

The Definitive Thelonious Monk On Prestige and Riverside

Thelonious Monk - ’Round Midnight: The Complete Blue Note Singles (1947-1952)

’Round Midnight: The Complete Blue Note Singles (1947-1952)

Thelonious Monk - Monk, Alone In Paris

Monk, Alone In Paris

Thelonious Monk - Monk In Paris: Live At the Olympia

Monk In Paris: Live At the Olympia

Thelonious Monk - Jazz Moods - 'Round Midnight: Thelonious Monk

Jazz Moods - 'Round Midnight: Thelonious Monk

Thelonious Monk - The Best of the Blue Note Years

The Best of the Blue Note Years

Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Monk In Italy (Live) [Remastered]

Thelonious Monk In Italy (Live) [Remastered]

Thelonious Monk - Live At the Jazz Workshop: Complete

Live At the Jazz Workshop: Complete

Thelonious Monk - Moving Out

Moving Out

Thelonious Monk - Complete Live At the Five Spot 1958 (feat. Johnny Griffin) [Bonus Track Version]

Complete Live At the Five Spot 1958 (feat. Johnny Griffin) [Bonus Track Version]

Thelonious Monk - The Composer

The Composer

Thelonious Monk - The Complete Prestige Recordings

The Complete Prestige Recordings

Thelonious Monk - Monkisms

Monkisms

Thelonious Monk - The Thelonious Monk Orchestra At Town Hall

The Thelonious Monk Orchestra At Town Hall

Thelonious Monk - Piano Solos

Piano Solos