Brilliant Corners [Bonus Track] ()

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Brilliant Corners [Bonus Track] - Thelonious Monk
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  1. Brilliant Corners
  2. Ba-Lue Bolivar Ba-Lues-Are
  3. Pannonica
  4. I Surrender, Dear
  5. Bemsha Swing
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  2. Ba-Lue Bolivar Ba-Lues-Are
  3. Pannonica
  4. I Surrender, Dear
  5. Bemsha Swing
  6. Pannonica
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Thelonious Monk's third album for Riverside was a good bit more adventurous than his first two, which were designed to make him a little more accessible. Lining up Sonny Rollins on tenor sax and Ernie Henry on alto, with drummer Max Roach and bassist Oscar Pettiford, everything seemed like it would fall into place. But as producer and liner note writer Orrin Keepnews explained, some of Monk's compositions were difficult, especially "Brilliant Corners," which given the lack of rehearsal necessitated that multiple takes be ...

Brilliant Corners [Bonus Track] 2008, Riverside Records

UPC: 888072305014

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