Hearing New Music from Monk and Coltrane Jazz critic Kevin Whitehead reviews Thelonious Monk Quartet with John Coltrane at Carnegie Hall. It's a long-forgotten recording of a 1957 benefit concert, which has never been released until now.
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Hearing New Music from Monk and Coltrane

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Jazz critic Kevin Whitehead reviews Thelonious Monk Quartet with John Coltrane at Carnegie Hall. It's a long-forgotten recording of a 1957 benefit concert, which has never been released until now.

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Album
Live at Carnegie Hall
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Thelonious Monk Quartet with John Coltrane
Released
2005

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