Monk in France

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Monk in France
Live album by Thelonious Monk
Released 1961
Genre Jazz
Label Riverside
Producer Orrin Keepnews
Thelonious Monk chronology
Thelonious Monk at the Blackhawk
(1960)
Monk in France
(1961)
Thelonious Monk in Italy
(1961)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]

Monk in France is an album by jazz pianist Thelonious Monk, originally recorded on April 18, 1961. The remastered album includes two bonus tracks, "Body and Soul" and "Crepuscule with Nellie."[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Well You Needn't" (Thelonious Monk) – 11:30
  2. "Off Minor" (Monk) – 11:41
  3. "Just A Gigolo" (Irving Caesar, Leonello Casucci, Julius Brammer) – 1:42
  4. "I Mean You" (Monk, Coleman Hawkins) – 11:02
  5. "Hackensack" (Monk) – 9:46
  6. "I'm Getting Sentimental Over You" (Ned Washington, George Bassman) – 8:30
    1995 reissue bonus tracks:
  7. "Body and Soul" (Edward Heyman, Robert Sour, Frank Eyton, Johnny Green) – 2:48
  8. "Crepuscule with Nellie" (Monk) - 2:39

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