Thelonious Monk Quartet

Misterioso-OJCCD-206-2

Misterioso

  • Release Date: 07 Apr 1989
  • OJCCD-206-2

The most impressive point to be made about this record is that it is a product of precisely the same night's work as the earlier Riverside album, Thelonious in Action (now OJCCD-103-2); the two are in all respects a matched set. On the evening of August 7, 1958, recording equipment was rather precariously set up in the always-overcrowded Five Spot, the room where Monk had made his triumphant recent return to the New York club scene and was now appearing with a new quartet featuring J… MORE

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