Definition of Monk, Thelonious in English:

Monk, Thelonious

Line breaks: The|lo¦nious Monk
Pronunciation: /mʌŋk
( 1917–82), American jazz pianist and composer, one of the founders of the bebop style in the early 1940s; full name Thelonious Sphere Monk. Notable compositions: ‘Round Midnight’, ‘Straight, No Chaser’, and ‘Well, You Need’n’t.

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