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Thelonious Monk

Thelonious Sphere Monk (October 10, 1917 - February 17, 1982) was a jazz pianist and composer. He is known for his unique improvisational style and many contributions to the standard jazz repertoire, including his classicwork 'Round Midnight. Monk is often regarded as a founder of bebop although his playing style evolved away from the form.

Similar Bands: Charles Mingus, Bud Powell, Marc Cary, Keith Jarrett, Herbie Nichols

LPs
Monk's Blues
1968

3.7
22 Votes
Straight, No Chaser
1967

4.2
94 Votes
Underground
1967

4.1
73 Votes
Monk.
1965

3.6
23 Votes
Solo Monk
1965

4
53 Votes
It's Monk's Time
1964

3.6
14 Votes
Criss-Cross
1963

4.1
56 Votes
Monk's Dream
1963

4.2
170 Votes
5 By Monk By 5
1959

3.6
5 Votes
Brilliant Corners
1957

4.2
205 Votes
Monk's Music
1957

3.8
62 Votes
Thelonious Himself
1957

3.2
12 Votes
Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane
1957

4.2
80 Votes
The Unique Thelonious Monk
1956

3.8
15 Votes
Thelonious Monk Plays Duke Ellington
1955

3.7
18 Votes
Thelonious Monk Trio
1954

4.4
27 Votes
Monk
1954

3.7
14 Votes
Live Albums
After Hours At Minton's
2006

Monkism
1998

3.3
2 Votes
Monk in Tokyo
1973

3.8
3 Votes
Misterioso (Recorded On Tour)
1965

4
6 Votes
In Italy
1963

4
6 Votes
At The Blackhawk
1960

4.3
6 Votes
The Thelonious Monk Orchestra at Town Hall
1959

4.1
7 Votes
Thelonious Alone in San Francisco
1959

4.1
13 Votes
Misterioso
1958

4.6
19 Votes
Thelonious in Action
1958

3.3
2 Votes
Compilations
The London Collection: Volume Three
2016

3.5
1 Votes
The Best of Thelonious Monk
2004

4.5
14 Votes
The Columbia Years: '62-'68
2001

4.6
4 Votes
Genius of Modern Music, Vol. 2
1952

4.2
3 Votes
Genius of Modern Music: Volume 1
1947

4.1
21 Votes

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