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Thelonious Sphere Monk (Rocky Mount, North Carolina 10th October 1917 - Hartsdale, New York 17th February 1982) was a 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… read more

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  • Avatar for BallerCraig
    YES!!!!!!!!!!!!! BLACK!!!!!!!!!!!! JAZZ!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • Avatar for RonZol
    Excellent!
  • Avatar for deandx324
    LOVE MONK's MUSIC ! ! <3
  • Avatar for barryvs
    Five Spot Blues is great.
  • Avatar for la_tisha
    The one and only Monk
  • Avatar for Sgarre1
    The world's first cubist pianist!
  • Avatar for gkankava
    Love. Together tongue-tied as barbarian speech and extremely numerous. Great cocktail. Cheers!
  • Avatar for hendriko373
    quantum mechanics, thelonious monk and black coffee : I love these melancholic days danke schön Monk
  • Avatar for SirAlecHendrix
    Monk—now connected to the brandnew group ➤ [group]Round Midnight[/group]
  • Avatar for gottalovett07
    Misterioso is the best album. all classic cuts.

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