Changing of the Guard (T. S. Monk album)

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Changing of the Guard
Changing of the Guard (T S Monk album).jpg
Studio album by
Released1993
RecordedFebruary 8–13, 1993
StudioPower Station, NYC
GenreJazz
Length59:59
LabelBlue Note
CDP 7 89050 2 8
ProducerDon Sickler, Thelonious Monk Jr.
T. S. Monk chronology
Take One
(1992)
Changing of the Guard
(1993)
The Charm
(1995)

Changing of the Guard is an album by drummer T. S. Monk which was recorded in 1993 and released on the Blue Note label.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic[2]

The AllMusic review by Scott Yanow stated "Drummer T.S. Monk's sextet has quickly become one of the top repertory bands of hard bop ... there is no weak link to this excellent sextet. The band adds to rather than merely copies the tradition".[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Kelo" (J. J. Johnson) – 6:07
  2. "Changing of the Guard" (James Williams) – 5:03
  3. "Appointment in Milano" (Bobby Watson) – 5:43
  4. "Monk's Dream" (Thelonious Monk) – 6:07
  5. "Dark Before Dawn" (Artie Matthews) – 5:00
  6. "Doublemint" (Idrees Sulieman) – 5:18
  7. "Una Mas" (Kenny Dorham) – 5:03
  8. "New York" (Donald Brown) – 6:13
  9. "Crepuscule with Nellie" (Thelonious Monk) – 5:14
  10. "K.D." (Bobby Porcelli) – 5:57
  11. "Middle of the Block" (Clifford Jordan) – 4:14

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ T. S. Monk discography, accessed January 10, 2019
  2. ^ a b Yanow, Scott. T.S. Monk: Changing of the Guard – Review at AllMusic. Retrieved January 10, 2019.