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Thelonious Monk - Paris 1969 download album

  • Performer: Thelonious Monk
  • Album: Paris 1969
  • FLAC: 1597 mb | MP3: 1668 mb
  • Released: 2013
  • Country: Japan
  • Style: Bop
  • Rating: 4.4/5
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Thelonious Monk - Paris 1969 download album

The Thelonious Monk concert film "Paris 1969" features the legendary pianist & composer in a triumphant performance with his Quartet at the Salle Pleyel.

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Paris 1969 ‎(CD, Album + DVD-V, NTSC). Blue Note, Laser Swing Productions, Lower 5th. B001882000. referencing Paris 1969, 2xLP, Album, B001882101. Not a bad record, with plenty of the classic tracks on there (that's why i bought it), but sound quality is relatively poor, even for a live lp. (I just bought Byrd/Pepper at the Half Note on 80s reissue, and it sounds like you're sitting in the front ro.

Paris 1969 is a bop music live album recording by THELONIOUS MONK released in 2013 on CD, LP/Vinyl and/or cassette. THELONIOUS MONK - Paris 1969. Filed under Bop By THELONIOUS MONK.

Tracks: 01 I Mean You 02 Ruby My Dear 03 Straight, No Chaser 04 Bright Mississippi 05 Light Blue 06 Epistrophy 07 Don't Blame Me 08 I Love You, Sweetheart of All My Dreams 09 Crepuscule with Nellie 10 Bright Mississippi (Reprise) 11 Nutty 12 Blue Monk. Personnel: Thelonious Monk - piano; Charlie Rouse - tenor sax; Nate Hygelund - bass; Paris Wright - drums; Philly Joe Jones - drums (11)

This date was recorded on the last night of the tour at the 3,800 seat Salle Pleyel (the same theater in which a far lesser-known Monk, playing with a local rhythm section, had bombed badly in 1954), and was filmed for French television broadcast. The members of this band had been able to establish a rapport during their travels, including a stint at Ronnie Scott's in London as well as gigs in Berlin, Cologne, and Italy. The show finds Monk and band playing well - even if, at times, they are just swinging through the tunes rather than embellishing them. The versions of his classic tunes.

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Thelonious Monk Paris 1969 is a fascinating and important late-career document of the legendary Jazz pianist and composer in performance with his Quartet at the Salle Pleyel concert hall in Paris, France on December 15, 1969. The concert also featured a surprise guest appearance from renowned drummer Philly Joe Jones. such a great album, happy I finally picked it up. great sounding pressing. really cool reading material for while you're listening on the inside of the gatefold as well. One person found this helpful.


A1 I Mean You 7:21
A2 Ruby My Dear 6:30
B1 Straight, No Chaser 6:49
B2 Bright Mississippi 4:20
B3 Light Blue 7:35
C1 Epistrophy 4:50
C2 Don't Blame Me 4:57
C3 I Love You Sweetheart Of All My Dreams 1:35
C4 Crepuscule With Nellie 2:24
D1 Bright Mississippi (Reprise) 3:01
D2 Nutty 10:04
D3 Blue Monk 2:04

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Laser Swing Productions
  • Licensed To – Blue Note Records
  • Copyright (c) – Blue Note Records
  • Recorded At – Salle Pleyel


  • A&R – Don Was
  • A&R [A&R Administration] – Steve Cook
  • Artwork, Design – Stefan Peters , Steven Funaro
  • Bass – Nate Hygelund (tracks: A1 to C1, D1 to D3)
  • Drums – Paris Wright (tracks: A1 to C1, D1)
  • Executive-Producer – Jacques Muyal, Toby Byron
  • Guest, Drums – "Philly" Joe Jones (tracks: D2, D3)
  • Liner Notes – Robin D. G. Kelley
  • Mastered By – Doug Sax
  • Piano – Thelonious Monk
  • Producer – Daniel Filipacchi, Frank Ténot, Jean-Jacques Célérier
  • Tenor Saxophone – Charlie Rouse (tracks: A1 to C1, D1 to D3)


Recorded at Salle Pleyel, Paris, France, December 15, 1969.

℗ 1969 Laser Swing Productions S.A./Switzerland

Gatefold sleeve.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 6 02537 46052 6
  • Label Code: LC01846

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
PILJ-1103 Thelonious Monk Thelonious Monk In Paris ‎(Laserdisc, 12", Album, Mono, NTSC) Pioneer PILJ-1103 Japan 1991
B001882101 Thelonious Monk Paris 1969 ‎(2xLP, Album) Blue Note, Laser Swing Productions, Lower 5th B001882101 US 2013
135 Thelonious Monk Quartet* At Salle Pleyel, Paris, 1969 ‎(DVD-V, Mono, Unofficial, NTSC, All) Jazz VIP 135 Europe 2009
PA-92-473 Thelonious Monk In Paris ‎(Laserdisc, 12", Album, NTSC, CLV) Pioneer Artists PA-92-473 US 1992
PLMJB 00801 Thelonious Monk In Paris ‎(Laserdisc, 12", Album, Mono, PAL) Pioneer LDCE Ltd. PLMJB 00801 Europe 1993