Genius Of Modern Music: Volume 1 (compilation album) by Thelonious Monk

Genius Of Modern Music: Volume 1
Genius Of Modern Music: Volume 1 by Thelonious Monk
(Compilation album)
Year: 1951
Overall rank: 2,866th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
78/100 (from 89 votes)
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Award Best album of 1951 (1st)
Award Top 100 albums of the 1950s (72nd)
Award Best albums of all time (2,866th)
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Thelonious Monk bestography

Genius Of Modern Music: Volume 1 is ranked 2nd best out of 43 albums by Thelonious Monk on BestEverAlbums.com.

The best album by Thelonious Monk is Brilliant Corners which is ranked number 647 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 2,974.

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Average Rating: 
78/100 (from 89 votes)
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This album is rated in the top 4% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 77.7/100, a mean average of 76.7/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 78.2/100. The standard deviation for this album is 15.2.

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From 09/26/2020 19:04
Brinca com as notas!
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From 09/13/2013 04:52
Great collection of early Monk recordings. Elephants make better pianists than you might think.
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From 01/06/2013 19:16
I like this, a good album.
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Straight up slick.
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From 09/03/2010 02:12
With Monk jazz changed for ever. This strange and dear bear was another world himself. Without any doubt, the best composer (alongside with Ellington) of history of jazz. Listen anywhere of his tunes: "Blue Monk", "Round About Midnight", "Epistrophy", "Crepuscule with Nellie", "Bemsha Swing", "Ruby, My Dear", "Off Minor", "Well, You Needn't"...... Like Lubitsch said: Heaven can wait.
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Best Albums of 1951
1. Genius Of Modern Music: Volume 1 by Thelonious Monk
2. Hank Williams Sings by Hank Williams With His Drifting Cowboys
3. Masterpieces By Ellington by Duke Ellington
4. Ritual Of The Savage by Les Baxter
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10. The New Sounds by Miles Davis
11. Judy At The Palace by Judy Garland
12. Harmony Time Vol.2 by The Chordettes
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14. Talking And Drum Solos by Baby Dodds
15. The Great Caruso by Mario Lanza
16. Porgy And Bess by George Gershwin
17. Lullaby Of Broadway by Doris Day
18. I'll See You In My Dreams by Doris Day
19. A Streetcar Named Desire by Alex North
20. 1ère Série: Félix Leclerc Chante Ses Derniers Succès by Félix Leclerc
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