Carmen Sings Monk [Bonus Tracks] ()

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Carmen Sings Monk [Bonus Tracks] - Carmen McRae
Track Listing
  1. Get It Straight (Straight, No Chaser)
  2. Dear Ruby (Ruby, My Dear)
  3. It's Over Now (Well, You Needn't)
  4. Monkery's the Blues (Blue Monk)
  5. You Know Who (I Mean You)
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  1. Get It Straight (Straight, No Chaser)
  2. Dear Ruby (Ruby, My Dear)
  3. It's Over Now (Well, You Needn't)
  4. Monkery's the Blues (Blue Monk)
  5. You Know Who (I Mean You)
  6. Little Butterfly (Pannonica)
  7. Listen to Monk (Rhythm-A-Ning)
  8. How I Wish (Ask Me Now)
  9. Man, That Was a Dream (Monk's Dream)
  10. 'Round Midnight
  11. Still We Dream (Ugly Beauty)
  12. Suddenly (In Walked Bud)
  13. Looking Back (Reflections)
  14. Suddenly (In Walked Bud)
  15. Get It Straight (Straight, No Chaser)
  16. 'Round Midnight
  17. Listen to Monk (Rhythm-A-Ning)
  18. Man, That Was a Dream (Monk's Dream)
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Carmen McRae, a good friend of Thelonious Monk, sang 13 of his songs (two of which are also heard in different live versions) on this memorable project. Half of the lyrics are by Jon Hendricks, while the remainder were written by Abbey Lincoln ("Blue Monk"), Bernie Hanighen, Sally Swisher, or Mike Ferro. On all but the two concert performances, McRae is assisted by tenor saxophonist Clifford Jordan, pianist Eric Gunnison, bassist George Mraz, and drummer Al Foster; Mraz's solos are particularly impressive, although everyone ...

Carmen Sings Monk [Bonus Tracks] 2009, Sony Music

UPC: 886974903826

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Carmen Sings Monk [Bonus Tracks] 2001, RCA

UPC: 090266384129

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