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Monk's Dream (album) by Thelonious Monk

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Monk's Dream
Monk's Dream by Thelonious Monk (1963)
Overall rank: 1,738th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
80/100 (from 145 votes)
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Accolades: Award Top 10 albums of 1963 (7th)
Award Top albums of the 1960s (155th)
Award Best albums of all time (1,738th)

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Thelonious Monk bestography

Monk's Dream is ranked 2nd best out of 37 albums by Thelonious Monk on BestEverAlbums.com.

The best album by Thelonious Monk is Brilliant Corners which is ranked number 804 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 3,136.

Thelonious Monk album bestography « Higher ranked (804th) This album (1,738th) Lower ranked (3,216th) »
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Average Rating: 
80/100 (from 145 votes)
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75/100
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85/100
Monk was certainly a musician's musician. One of the greatest to ever do it.
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Definitely deserves its spot up with the Jazz essentials. Just so much to take in.
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Monk's first album in 2 years and his debut with Columbia. Classy and enjoyable fare. Repays the dilligent listener.
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