Mood Indigo 55: To Monk With Love

 

Leslie Keros is celebrating the 100th birthday of Thelonious Monk with a second hour of his music as played by Monk and as offered in dedication to the great pianist and composer by Larry Gales, Jessica Williams, Carmen MacRae, Barry Harris, and Johnny O’Neill.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

TO MONK WITH LOVE

MOOD INDIGO 55

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, October 10, 2017 [LKMI- 0055]

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Thelonious Monk Quartet: In Walked Bud

Larry Gales: A Message From The High Priest

Jessica Williams: Monk’s Hat

Thelonious Monk & Coleman Hawkins: Ruby, My Dear

Thelonious Monk: Pannonica

Thelonious Monk Sextet: Skippy

Thelonious Monk: Crepescule With Nellie

Carmen MacRae: The Ballad of Thelonious Monk

Barry Harris: To Monk With Love

Johnny O’Neill: Sweet Monk

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros for WDCB-FM, Chicago

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

© 2017 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Mood Indigo 54: Looking Back

Leslie Keros is celebrating the 00th birthday of the great pianist and composer Thelonious Monk with an hour of music by Monk and tributes to the pianist by Billy Taylor, Roberta Gambellini, Eric Reed, Danilio Perez, Mulgrew Miller, and Ella Fitzgerald.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

LOOKING BACK

MOOD INDIGO 54

Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, October 10, 2017 [LKMI- 0054]

Thelonious Monk: It Don’t Mean A Thing

Billy Taylor: Mad Monk

Roberta Gambellini: Monk’s Prayer

Roberta Gambellini: Looking Back

Thelonious Monk: Boo Boo’s Birthday

Thelonious Monk: Green Chimneys

Thelonious Monk: Little Rootie Tootie

Eric Reed: The Baddest Monk

Danilio Perez: Hot Bean Strut

Mulgrew Miller: Waltz For Monk

Ella Fitzgerald: Round Midnight

Thelonious Monk: Epistrophy

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros for WDCB-FM, Chicago

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

© 2017 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

John Sinclair Radio Show 727: Thelonious

The John Sinclair Radio Show

Episode 727 is coming from Radio Free Amsterdam headquarters in Detroit, where we’re celebrating the 100th birthday of pianist and composer Thelonious Monk with an hour of his earliest recordings made for Blue Note Records between 1947 and 1952 and originally issued on 78 rpm Blue Note 10-inch singles.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

THELONIOUS

JOHN SINCLAIR RADIO SHOW 727

Cass Corridor, Detroit, October 5, 2017 [20-1742]

[01] Opening Theme: Yusef Lateef: Happyology

[02] Thelonious Monk: Thelonious

[03] Thelonious Monk: Humphf

[04] Thelonious Monk: Ruby My Dear

[05] Thelonious Monk: Nice Work If You Can Get It

[06] Thelonious Monk: April in Paris

[07] Thelonious Monk: Well You Needn’t

[08] Thelonious Monk: Off Minor

[09] Thelonious Monk: In Walked Bud

[10] Thelonious Monk: Monk’s Mood

[11] Thelonious Monk: Round About Midnight

[12] Thelonious Monk: Evidence

[13] Thelonious Monk: Misterioso

[14] Thelonious Monk: Criss Cross

[15] Thelonious Monk: Straight No Chaser

[16] Thelonious Monk: Carolina Moon

[17] Thelonious Monk: I Mean You

[18] Thelonious Monk: Ask Me Now

[19] Thelonious Monk: Epistrophy

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by John Sinclair for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced, recorded & assembled by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

Special thanks to Beyonce & Sunny Sinclair

© 2017 The John Sinclair Foundation

Fly By Night 231: Mohawk

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
MOHAWK
FLY BY NIGHT 231

Steve Pratt, Fly Agaric 23 Studios, Amsterdam, April 30, 2014 [SFBN-0061]
Steve The Fly is featuring the new album he’s produced for John Sinclair for
Ironman Records with all selections from Sinclair’s elongated work in verse
called always know: a book of monk, book one: blue notes, accompanied by
the very Monk tunes the poems grew out of.

MOHAWK
[01] Thelonious Monk: Carolina Moon
[02] John Sinclair: carolina moon
[03] John Sinclair: straight no chaser
[04] Thelonious Monk: Straight No Chaser
[05] John Sinclair: bloomdido
[06] Charlie Parker: Bloomdido
[07] John Sinclair: mohawk
[08] Charlie Parker: Mohawk
[09] John Sinclair: leap frog
[10] Charlie Parker: Leap Frog
[11] John Sinclair: relaxing with lee
[12] Charlie Parker: Relaxin' With Lee
[13] John Sinclair: eronel
[14] Thelonious Monk: Eronel
[15] John Sinclair: nobody knows (nobody cares)
[16] Charlie Parker: My Melancholy Baby
[17] John Sinclair: my melancholy baby
[18] Charlie Parker: An Oscar For Treadwell
[19] John Sinclair: an oscar for treadwell
[20] Thelonious Monk: Little Rootie Tootie

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam
Co-produced, edited, assembled & annotated by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam
© 2014, 2017 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.

Fly By Night 230: Epistrophy

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
EPISTROPHY
FLY BY NIGHT 230
Steve Pratt, Fly Agaric 23 Studios, Amsterdam, May 18, 2014 [SFBN-0060]
Steve The Fly is wailing today wih music from John Sinclair & the Pinkeye
Orchestra, Thelonious Monk, the Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Rebirth Brass Band,
James Brown, Dr. John, Donald Harrison, Duke Ellington, and Allen Ginsburg.

EPISTROPHY
[01] John Sinclair and Pink Eye Orchestra: Monk Suite
[02] Thelonious Monk: Epistrophy
[03] Dirty Dozen Brass Band: Hannibal
[04] Rebirth Brass Band: All Blues
[05] James Brown: The Payback
[06] Dr John & Donald Harrison: Ja Ki Mo Fi Na Hay
[07] John Sinclair: Let’s Go Get ’Em
[08] Duke Ellington & John Coltrane: In A Sentimental Mood
[09] Allen Ginsburg: Prayer for John Sinclair
A JOINT PRODUCTION

Produced by Steve “The Fly” Pratt for Radio Free Amsterdam
Edited & annotated by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: SSteve Pratt
Sponsored by Ceres Seeds & The Hempshopper, Amsterdam
© 2014, 2017 Steve Pratt. Used with permission.