Newly Uncovered Recordings Find Thelonious Monk In His Prime

The music Thelonious Monk contributed to the 1959 French film Les Liaisons Dangereuses had never been released until the master tapes were discovered last year.

Released for the first time this year, Monk’s spirited musical contributions to the 1959 French film Les Liaisons Dangereuses expand listeners’ understanding of his creative genius.

(Image credit: Courtesy of Arnaud Boubet – Private Collection)

from Jazz : NPR http://ift.tt/2rNEDsq

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