Thelonious Monk In Action 1958

Thelonious In Action is a live album by the Thelonius Monk Quartet with Johnny Griffin.

It was recorded at the Five Spot Cafe in New York City on August 7, 1958.

Playing on the album are:

Johnny Griffin – tenor saxophone,
Thelonious Monk – piano,
Ahmed Abdul-Malik – bass,
Roy Haynes – drums.

Thelonious Monk In Action

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Songs On Thelonious Monk In Action

Light Blue – 5:14
Coming On The Hudson – 5:24
Rhythm-A-Ning – 9:25
Epistrophy – 1:05
Blue Monk – 8:31
Evidence – 8:48
Epistrophy – 1:05
Unidentified Solo Piano – 1:54
Blues Five Spot – 9:55
In Walked Bud/Epistrophy – 10:57


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