MONK, THELONIOUS - THE UNIQUE THELONIOUS (IT/CORNBREAD)

MONK, THELONIOUS - THE UNIQUE THELONIOUS (IT/CORNBREAD)

LP (12"/10" Album)

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Label: CORNBREAD

Release date: 16/03/2017

Barcode: 8592735006058

Catalog no.: CRNBR0016031

Item ID: 445030

'The Unique Thelonious Monk', originally issued in 1956, was the legendary pianist's second LP for the Riverside label, with which he would have a fruitful relationship resulting in over a dozen albums. As always, Monk's genius for improvisation and interpretation of melody are on full display on this set. A fantastic early record from one of the true icons of jazz! Back in print on 180-gram wax and including a download card.

Also available: THE UNIQUE THELONIOUS (USA) (LP).

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