Label: Blue Note - 31C 152 82836/7 • Series: Blue Note Jazz Classics Twins - Vol. 6 • Format: 2x, Vinyl LP, Compilation • Country: Brazil • Genre: Jazz • Style: Bop
Genius of Modern Music: Volume 1 is the name given to at least four different compilation albums by jazz pianist Thelonious Monk. Each version comprises some of Monk's first recordings as band leader for Blue Noterecorded in and sometimes The original LP with this title was compiled in Two different CD compilations have been given this title. Both redistribute the material from the two volumes in a very different order.
A "monochrome cover" 2-CD set called "The Complete Genius" follows the track order of the original monochrome CDs but adds all 10 released Neurolathyrism - Esham - Venus Flytrap Note performances of these missing 6 titles between the contents of "Volume 1" and "Volume 2. The cover art for the original 8-song LP was used. While the earlier CD grouped all takes of each title together, the recompilation put the alternate takes at the end of each session.
Genius of Modern Music: Volume 1 Milt Jackson: Wizard of the Vibes Milt Jackson and the Thelonious Monk Quintet
Requiem Of The Reflection Of The Soul - The Mindripper & Loki - The Centrepoint, Wie Weit (Kool DJ GQs Last Minute RMX) - Nosliw - Wie Weit, Τ Όνειρο Καπνός - Μίκης Θεοδωράκης* - Θαλασσινά Φεγγάρια, Smooth Criminal - Racine And The Royal Symphony - A Tribute To Michael Jackson, Last Sane Dream - Creation Rebel / New Age Steppers - Threat To Creation