21 thoughts on “Thelonious Monk – Bemsha Swing

  1. allen6924

    God I LOVE THIS !!!! My man MONK! composer and pianist everyone? here is a legend my god the talent is just insane!

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  2. jordanaug81

    Its interesting to see comments by intelligent listeners of great jazz here and good music compared to 99% of youtube videos. Theres no bitching and no adolescent trash talk, we? have found civilization at last!

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  3. jimdivax

    I trust the ‘Peppers’ did? it as a bit of an homage to Monk…or heaven forfend they simply stole it!

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  4. pineappaloupe

    holy shit i am a big rhcp fan (from before fusciante? returned) and i never even noticed. and ive been listening to monk for a decade…. wow.

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  5. baxterilion

    Max Roach? is such an amazing drummer, both in terms of skill and creativity. How the hell did he play both set and timpani at the same time?

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  6. KillinFloorNYC

    Simple yet Sophisticated, Bizarre and Brilliant, Monk is one of the most? unique composers and pianists of the 20th century.

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