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Thelonious Monk Quartet
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The "Thelonious Monk Quartet" perform in Japan during May of 1963.
Thelonious Monk, piano
Charlie Rouse, tenor sax
Butch Warren, bass
Frankie Dunlop, drums
"Epistrophy" was the first composition in modern jazz to have a lasting impact and is considered a classic.
Composed by Thelonious Monk and Kenny Clarke in 1942, the number was first record that year under the title "Fly Right" by Cootie Williams' big band.
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