Saturday Night Tunes: Monk’s Music

1957’s Monk’s Music was recorded during the brief period after John Coltrane had left Miles Davis (partly because Davis had had enough of Coltrane’s heroin habit) and joined Monk for a stint at New York’s Five Spot Cafe. Very few studio recordings exist of Coltrane and Monk together, because the two of them were signed to… Continue reading Saturday Night Tunes: Monk’s Music