1941-1950

 
Index Matrix No. Title Location   Date
 
Note:-  † after an issue number denotes the lack of an official catalogue number.
 * after an issue number denotes that only part of the take has been used for the issued title
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 15 January 1941
Standard Radio Transcription recording session at RCA-Victor
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Jimmie Blanton(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch);Herb Jeffries(v)
41011501 ¬ Take The "A" Train St P-132, DJD 28035, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41011502   | I Hear A Rhapsody - vHJ St P-132, DJD 28035, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41011503 BS055250   | Bounce St P-132, DJD 28035, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41011504   | It's Sad but True St P-132, DJD 28035, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41011505 _| Madame Will Drop Her Shawl St P-132, DJD 28035, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41011506 ¬ Frenesi St P-132, DJD 28035, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41011507   | Until Tonight St P-132, DJD 28035, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41011508 BS055251   | West Indian Stomp St P-132, DJD 28035, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41011509   | Love And I St P-132, DJD 28035, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41011510 _| John Hardy's Wife St P-132, DJD 28035, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
DUKE ELLINGTON AND Jimmie Blanton WITH JOHN SCOTT TROTTER ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 16 January 1941
NBC broadcast from NBC studios
Duke Ellington(p); Jimmie Blanton(sb) with John Scott Trotter Orchestra
41011601 Jive Rhapsody QD Q-007, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, MR MCD-084-2
41011602 Jumpin' Punkins QD Q-007, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, MR MCD-084-2
DUKE ELLINGTON Culver City, CA 28 January 1941
MBS broadcast from Casa Manana
Duke Ellington, Doug Hatton(tk)
41012801 Interview by Hatton Issued on DVD see note
Issued on Bluebird DVD 82876-60091-2-2
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Culver City, CA February 1941
MBS broadcast from Casa Manana
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Jimmie Blanton(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
41020601 Clementine unissued
41020602 Madame Will Drop Her Shawl unissued
41020603 Jumpin' Punkins unissued
41020604 Unidentified unissued
41020606 Blue Serge unissued
41020607 Are You Sticking? unissued
41020608 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
41020609 A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Culver City, CA 13 February 1941
MBS broadcast from Casa Manana
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Jimmie Blanton(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Herb Jeffries(v)
41021301 John Hardy's Wife unissued
41021302 The Girl In My Dreams - vHJ unissued
41021303 Clementine unissued
41021304 A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 15 February 1941
RCA-Victor recording session
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Jimmie Blanton(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
41021501 BS055283-1 Take The "A" Train Vi 27380, (F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 837, AMSC1143
41021502 BS055284-1 Jumpin' Punkins (F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Nw RP2051
41021503 BS055284-2 Jumpin' Punkins Vi 27356, (F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Bb 5659-2-RB , Cl (F) 837, AMSC1143
41021504 BS055285-1 John Hardy's Wife Vi 27434, (F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Bb 5659-2-RB , Cl (F) 837, AMSC1143
41021505 BS055286-1 Blue Serge Vi 27356, (F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Bb 5659-2-RB , Cl (F) 837, AMSC1143
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
41021506 BS055287-1 After All Vi 27434, (F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Bb 5659-2-RB, BL SPV 305822, AMSC1143
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Culver City, CA 16 February 1941
MBS broadcast from Casa Manana
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Jimmie Blanton(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Herb Jeffries, Ivie Anderson(v)
41021601 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
41021602 Take The "A" Train MR MCD-084-2
41021603 Jumpin' Punkins MR MCD-084-2
41021604 Flamingo - vHJ MR MCD-084-2
Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Jimmie Blanton(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
41021605 Jive Rhapsody MR MCD-084-2
As before
41021606 After All MR MCD-084-2
41021607 Chelsea Bridge MR MCD-084-2
41021608 Love Like This Can't Last - vIA MR MCD-084-2
41021609 Blue Serge MR MCD-084-2
41021610 Take The "A" Train (theme) MR MCD-084-2
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Culver City, CA 20 February 1941
MBS broadcast from Casa Manana
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Jimmie Blanton(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Ivie Anderson(v)
41022001 Blue Serge Bb 82876-60091-2-1
41022002 Are You Sticking? Bb 82876-60091-2-1
41022003 Chelsea Bridge Bb 82876-60091-2-1
41022004 Love Like This Can't Last - vIA Bb 82876-60091-2-1
41022005 Moon Mist Bb 82876-60091-2-1
41022006 Take The "A" Train (theme) Bb 82876-60091-2-1
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 30 March 1941
CBS broadcast
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Jimmie Blanton(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Herb Jeffries(v)
41033001 Take The "A" Train unissued
41033002 Flamingo - vHJ unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 14 May 1941
RCA-Victor recording session
Duke Ellington(p)
41051401 BS065604-1 Dear Old Southland (F)FXM 1 7135, Bb 2178-2-RB, Nw RP2051
41051402 BS065604-2 Dear Old Southland Vi 27564,(F)FXM 1 7135, Cl (F) 837
41051403 BS065605-1 Solitude Vi 27564,(F)FXM 1 7135, Bb 2178-2-RB, Cl (F) 837
41051404 BS065605-2 Solitude (F)FXM 1 7135, Bb 2178-2-RB, Nw RP2051
DUKE ELLINGTON AND Jimmie Blanton Los Angeles, CA 29 May 1941
NBC broadcast from NBC Studios
Duke Ellington(p); Jimmie Blanton(sb)
41052901 Stomp Caprice Sp 17
DUKE ELLINGTON AND Jimmie Blanton WITH JOHN SCOTT TROTTER ORCHESTRA   Same session
Duke Ellington(p); Jimmie Blanton(sb); John Scott Trotter Orch; CHO(v)
41052902 Frankie And Johnny - vCHO Te M-554, (F)RCA FXM 1 7135, MR MCD-084-2
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 05 June 1941
RCA-Victor recording session
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Jimmie Blanton(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
41060501 B061283-1 Bakiff V1 27502, (F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 837, AMSC1143
41060502 B061284-1 Are You Sticking? V1 27804, (F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 837, AMSC1143
41060503 B061284-2 Are You Sticking? (F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Nw RP2051
41060504 B061285-1 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' V1 27502, (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(A), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 837, AMSC1143
41060505 B061286-1 The Giddy-Bug Gallop V1 27502, (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(A), Bb 5659-2-RB, BL SPV 305822, Cl (F) 837, AMSC1143
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA South Gate, CA June 1941
MBS Broadcast, from Trianon Ballroom
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Jimmie Blanton(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); IA(v)
41060506 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
41060507 Sepia Panorama Bb 82876-60091-2-1
41060508 It's Square But It Rocks Bb 82876-60091-2-1
41060509 Day Dream unissued
41060510 In A Mellow Tone Bb 82876-60091-2-1
41060511 ¬ The Second Portrait Of The Lion unissued
41060512 _| Raincheck unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON Los Angeles, CA 09 June 1941
MBS studio broadcast
Duke Ellington(p); Herb Jeffries(v)
41060901 Brown Skin Gal - vHJ unissued
41060902 Chocolate Shake unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA South Gate, CA 12 June 1941
MBS Broadcast, from Trianon Ballroom
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Jimmie Blanton(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Herb Jeffries(v)
41061201 ¬ The Second Portrait Of The Lion JA 15, (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A)
41061202 _| Raincheck JA 15, (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A)
41061203 Flamingo - vHJ unissued
41061204 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' Rt 56
41061205 The Giddy-Bug Gallop unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA South Gate, CA 16 June 1941
MBS Broadcast, from Trianon Ballroom
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Jimmie Blanton(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Ivie Anderson(v)
41061601 Solid Old Man unissued
41061602 John Hardy's Wife unissued
41061603 It's Square But It Rocks - vIA unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 26 June 1941
RCA-Victor recording session
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,cs); Fred Guy(g); Jimmie Blanton(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Ivie Anderson(v)
41062601 BS061318-1 Chocolate Shake - vIA Vi 27531, (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(A), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 837, AMSC1143
41062602 BS061319-1 I Got It Bad - vIA Vi 27531, (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(A), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 837, AMSC1143
41062603 BS061319-2 I Got It Bad - vIA (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(A), BL SPV 305822, Nw RP2051
DUKE ELLINGTON Los Angeles, CA 29 June 1941
CBS broadcast from Hollywood Bowl
Duke Ellington(p) with  John Scott Trotter, Lud Guskin, Meredith Willson, Freddie Martin, Jackie Cooper and others.
41062901 Amapola unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 02 July 1941
RCA-Victor recording session
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,cs); Fred Guy(g); Jimmie Blanton(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Herb Jeffries, Ivie Anderson(v)
41070201 BS061338-1 Clementine Vi 27700, FXM 1 7201(A), Bb 5659-2-RB, BL SPV 305822, Cl (F) 837, AMSC1143
41070202 BS061339-1 Brown-Skin Gal - vHJ Vi 27517, FXM 1 7201(A), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 837
41070203 BS061340-1 Jump For Joy - vHJ Vi 27517, FXM 1 7201(A), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 837
41070204 BS061340-2 Jump For Joy - vIA FXM 1 7201(A), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 851
41070205 BS061341-1 Moon Over Cuba Vi 27587,  FXM 1 7201(A), FXM 1 7201(B), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 851, AMSC1143
REX STEWART AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 03 July 1941
RCA-Victor recording session
Rex Stewart(t); Lawrence Brown(tb); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmie Blanton(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
41070301 BS061342-1 Some Saturday Bb B-11258, (F)FXM 1 7201(A), (F)FXM 1 7201(B), RCA 07863-66790-2, RCA 09026-63386-2, Cl (F) 851
41070302 BS061343-1 Just Squeeze Me (Subtle Slough) MJ MJCD 1140, Bb B-11258, (F)FXM 1 7201(A), (F)FXM 1 7201(B), RCA 09026-63386-2, Cl (F) 851
41070303 BS061344-1 Menelik - The Lion Of Judah HMV JO-282, (F)FXM 1 7201(A), (F)FXM 1 7201(B), RCA 09026-63386-2
41070304 BS061344-2 Menelik - The Lion Of Judah RCA 09026-63386-2
41070305 BS061345-1 Poor Bubber HMV JO-282, (F)FXM 1 7201(A), (F)FXM 1 7201(B), RCA 09026-63386-2, Cl (F) 851
JOHNNY HODGES AND HIS ORCHESTRA   Same session
Ray Nance(t); Lawrence Brown(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Harry Carney(bar) Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Jimmie Blanton(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
41070306 BS061346-1 Squaty Roo Bb B-11447, (F)FXM 1 7201(B), (F)FXM 1 7274(A), RCA 09026-63386-2, BL SPV 305822
41070307 BS061347-1 Passion Flower Bb B30-0817, (F)FXM 1 7201(B), (F)FXM 1 7274(A), RCA 09026-63386-2, BL SPV 305822
41070308 BS061348-1 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Bb B-11447, (F)FXM 1 7201(B), (F)FXM 1 7274(A), RCA 09026-63386-2, BL SPV 305822
41070309 BS061349-1 Goin' Out The Back Way Bb B30-0817, (F)FXM 1 7201(B), (F)FXM 1 7274(A), RCA 09026-63386-2, BL SPV 305822
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 25 August 1941
Recording for CBS broadcast
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Jimmie Blanton(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch);Herb Jeffries(v)
41082501 Take The "A" Train Co CBS Forecast N. 12
41082502 Flamingo - vHJ Co CBS Forecast N. 12
41082503 Jumpin' Punkins Co CBS Forecast N. 12
DUKE ELLINGTON Los Angeles, CA 01 September 1941
KFI studio broadcast
Duke Ellington(p); Herb Jeffries, Ivie Anderson, Joe Turner, Choir(v)
Selections From "Jump For Joy"
41090101 1. Brown Skin Gal - vHJ Kl KLON-1†
41090102 2. Jump For Joy - vCHO Kl KLON-1†
41090103 3. I Got It Bad - vIA Kl KLON-1†
41090104 4. Rocks In My Bed - vJTu Kl KLON-1†
41090105 5. Jump For Joy - vCHO Kl KLON-1†
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 17 September 1941
Standard Radio Transcription recording session at RCA-Victor
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Jimmie Blanton(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch);Herb Jeffries, Ivie Anderson(v)
41091701 ¬ Clementine St P-169, DJD 28035(F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A), VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41091702   | Chelsea Bridge St P-169, DJD 28035(F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A), VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41091703 BS061661   | Love Like This Can't Last St P-169, DJD 28035(F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A), VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41091704   | After All St P-169, DJD 28035(F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A), VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41091705 _| The Girl In My Dreams - vHJ St P-169, DJD 28035(F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A), VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41091706 ¬ Jumpin' Punkins St P-169, DJD 28035(F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A), VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41091707 BS061662   | Frankie And Johnny St P-169, DJD 28035(F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A), VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41091708   | Flamingo - vHJ St P-169, DJD 28035(F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A), VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41091709 _| Bakiff St P-169, DJD 28035(F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A), VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 26 September 1941
Same personnel
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Jimmie Blanton(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Ivie Anderson(v)
41092601 BS061684-1 Five O'Clock Drag Vi 27700, (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(B), Bb 5659-2-RB, RCA 07863-33790-2, Cl (F) 851, AMSC1143
41092602 BS061685-1 Rocks In My Bed - vIA Vi 27639, (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(B), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 851
41092603 BS061686-1 Bli-Blip - vRN Vi 27639, (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(B), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 851
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
41092604 BS061687-1 Chelsea Bridge (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(B), Cl (F) 851
BARNEY BIGARD AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 29 September 1941
RCA-Victor recording session
Ray Nance(t); ~JT(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Harry Carney(bar) Billy Strayhorn(p); Jimmie Blanton(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
41092901 BS061688-1 Brown Suede Bb B-11581, (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(B), Cl (F) 851
41092902 BS061689-1 Noir Bleu (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(B), Cl (F) 851
41092903 BS061690-1 C-Jam Blues Bb B-11581, (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(B), Cl (F) 851
41092904 BS061691-1 June (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(B), Cl (F) 851
DUKE ELLINGTON AND Jimmie Blanton WITH JOHN SCOTT TROTTER ORCHESTRA   09 October 1941
Duke Ellington(p); Jimmie Blanton(sb) with John Scott Trotter Orchestra
41100901 Take The "A" Train QD Q-007, MR MCD-084-2, JHP CD 48736
41100902 Flamingo JHP CD 48736
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA November / December 1941
RCM film recording session   
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch);Herb Jeffries, Ivie Anderson, Paul White, Marie Bryant(v)
41113001 Cotton Tail ER 1002, Sv SLP-6000
41113002 I Got It Bad - vIA Sv SLP-6000
41113003 Flamingo - vHJ (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A), Sv SLP-6000
41113004 Bli-Blip - vPW, MB (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A)
41113005 C-Jam Blues ER 1002
Film soundtrack from "Soundies" made for visual juke boxes
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 02 December 1941
RCA-Victor recording session
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Billy Strayhorn(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch);Herb Jeffries(v)
41120201 BS061941-1 Raincheck Vi 27880, (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(B), Cl (F) 851, AMSC1143
41120202 BS061942-1 What Good Would It Do? - vHJ Vi 27740, (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(B), Cl (F) 851
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
41120203 BS061943-1 I Don't Know What Kind Of Blues I've Got - vHJ Vi 27804, (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(B), Cl (F) 851
41120204 BS061943-2 I Don't Know What Kind Of Blues I've Got - vHJ RCA 09026 63386, Nw RP2051
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
41120205 BS0616887-2 Chelsea Bridge Vi 27740, (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(B), Cl (F) 851, AMSC1143
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 03 December 1941
Standard Radio Transcription recording session at RCA-Victor
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch);Herb Jeffries(v)
41120301 ¬ Stomp Caprice  St P-183, Te M-550, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41120302   | Bugle Breaks St P-183, Te M-550, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41120303 BS061946   | You And I - vHJ  St P-183, Te M-550, Sd SCD 4107
41120304   | Have You Changed? St P-183, Te M-550, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41120305 _| Raincheck St P-183, Te M-550, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41120306 ¬ Blue Serge St P-183, Te M-550, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41120307   | Moon Mist St P-183, Te M-550, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41120308 BS061947   | I Don't Want To Set The World On Fire - vHJ St P-183, Te M-550, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41120309   | Easy Street St P-183, Te M-550, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
41120310 _| Perdido St P-183, Te M-550, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 21 January 1942
RCA-Victor recording session
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
42012101 BS070682-1 Perdido Vi 27880, (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(B), Bb 5659-2-RB, Bb 82876-60091-2-1, Cl (F) 867, AMSC1143
42012102 BS070682-2 Perdido RCA 07863-66790-2, Nw RP2056
42012103 BS070683-1 C-Jam Blues Vi 27756, (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(B), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 867, AMSC1143
42012104 BS070684-1 Moon Mist Vi 27880, Bb 5659-2-RB  , BL SPV 305822, Cl (F) 867
42012105 BS070684-2 Moon Mist (F)RCA FXM 1 7301, Nw RP2056
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 26 February 1942
RCA-Victor recording session
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Ivie Anderson(v)
42022601 BS071890-1 What Am I Here For? Vi 20-1598, (F)RCA FXM 1 7301, Bb 5659-2, RCA 07863-66790-2, Cl (F) 867
42022602 BS071891-1 I Don't Mind - vIA Vi 09026-63386-2, Nw RP2056
42022603 BS071891-2 I Don't Mind - vIA Vi 20-1598, (F)RCA FXM 1 7301, Bb 5659-2, Cl (F) 867
42022604 BS071892-1 Someone Vi 20-1584, (F)RCA FXM 1 7301, Bb 5659-2, Cl (F) 867
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA South Gate, CA April / May 1942
Broadcast, from Trianon Ballroom
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
42042001 What Am I Here For? unissued
42042002 Barzalli Lou unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA South Gate, CA 02 May 1942
MBS broadcast from Trianon Ballroom
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
42050201 Take The "A" Train 903 9021
42050202 Swing Shifters Swing Rt 70, 903 9021
42050203 Main Stem 903 9021
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA South Gate, CA 07 May 1942
MBS broadcast from Trianon Ballroom
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Ivie Anderson(v)
42050701 Take The "A" Train unissued
42050702 The Strollers unissued
42050703 I Don't Want To Walk Without You unissued
42050704 Just Fiddlin' Around unissued
42050705 I Don't Mind - vIA unissued
42050706 John Hardy's Wife unissued
42050707 Someone (Blue Again#) unissued
42050708 Body And Soul unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA South Gate, CA May 1942
MBS broadcast from Trianon Ballroom
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Herb Jeffries, Ivie Anderson(v)
42052001 The One I Love Belongs To Somebody Else - vIA unissued
42052002 Body And Soul - vHJ unissued
42052003 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 26 June 1942
RCA-Victor recording session
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Barney Bigardcl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Billy Strayhorn(p,cs); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Herb Jeffries(v)
42062601 BS072437-1 My Little Brown Book - vHJ Vi 20-1584, (F)RCA FXM 1 7301, Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 867
42062602 BS072438-1 Main Stem Vi 20-1556, (F)RCA FXM 1 7301, Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 867
42062603 BS072439-1 Johnny Come Lately Vi 20-1556, (F)RCA FXM 1 7301, Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 867
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Denver, CO 14 July 1942
CBS Broadcast, from El Patio Ballroom, Lakeside Park
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
42071401 Things Ain't What They Used To Be 903 9021
42071402 Ko-Ko 903 9021
42071403 Take The "A" Train (theme) 903 9021
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Denver, CO 15 July 1942
CBS Broadcast, from El Patio Ballroom, Lakeside Park
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Ivie Anderson(v)
42071401 Take The "A" Train (theme) 903 9021
42071402 The Strollers JA 15, 903 9021
42071403 Rocks In My Bed - vIA 903 9021
42071404 John Hardy's Wife 903 9021
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 19 July 1942
Broadcast, from Hotel Sherman
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
42071501 Bli-Blip - vRN unissued
42071502 All I Need Is You unissued
42071503 Perdido unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 21 July 1942
Broadcast, from Hotel Sherman
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
42071901 C-Jam Blues unissued
42071902 Take The "A" Train unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 22 July 1942
Broadcast, from Hotel Sherman
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
42072101 Just A-Sittin And A-Rockin' NI 4016
42072102 Rose Of The Rio Grande unissued
42072103 I Didn't Know About You NI 4016
42072104 Things Ain't What They Used to Be BJ LP-3004, NI 4016
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 24 July 1942
Broadcast, from Hotel Sherman
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
42072401 Swing Shifter's Swing JA 15
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 26 July 1942
Broadcast, from Hotel Sherman
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Ivie Anderson(v)
42072601 Someone unissued
42072602 The Sergeant Was Shy unissued
42072603 I Don't Mind - vIA unissued
42072604 What Am I Here For? unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 27 July 1942
Broadcast, from Hotel Sherman
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
42072701 Warm Valley unissued
42072702 Bakiff unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 28 July 1942
RCA-Victor recording session
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Ivie Anderson(v)
42072801 BS074781-1 Hayfoot, Strawfoot - vIA Vi 20-1505, (F)RCA FXM 1 7301, Cl (F) 867
42072802 BS074781-2 Hayfoot, Strawfoot - vIA Bb 5659-2-RB, Nw RP2056
42072803 BS074782-1 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) Vi 20-1528, (F)RCA FXM 1 7301, Bb 5659-2-RB, BL SPV 305822, Cl (F) 867
42072804 BS074782-2 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) (F)RCA FXM 1 7301, Nw RP2056
42072805 BS074783-1 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN Vi 20-1528, (F)RCA FXM 1 7301, Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 867
42072806 BS074784-1 Sherman Shuffle Vi 20-1505, (F)RCA FXM 1 7301, Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 867
NB. This was Duke Ellingtons final commercial recording before the Union ban which started on 1 August 1942
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 28 July 1942
Broadcast, from Hotel Sherman
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Ivie Anderson(v)
42072807 John Hardy's Wife unissued
42072808 Five O'Clock Drag NI 4016
42072809 Perdido NI 4016
42072810 Solitude - vIA NI 4016
42072811 Barzallai Lou NI 4016
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL July/August 1942
Broadcast, from Hotel Sherman
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Ivie Anderson(v)
42080001 Hayfoot, Strawfoot - vIA unissued
42080002 Unbooted Character unissued
42080003 Concerto For Cootie unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 07 August 1942
Broadcast, from Hotel Sherman
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
42080701 Moon Mist unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 08 August 1942
Broadcast, from Hotel Sherman
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
42080801 Mainstem unissued
42080802 Sherman Shuffle  unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 11 August 1942
Broadcast, from Hotel Sherman
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
42081101 Cotton Tail unissued
42081102 Things Ain't What They Used to Be unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 13 August 1942
Broadcast, from Hotel Sherman
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Joya Sherrill(v)
42081301 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
42081302 Manhattan Serenade - vJS unissued
42081303 What Am I Here For? unissued
42081304 Be Careful, It's My Heart unissued
42081305 Perdido unissued
42081306 At Last unissued
42081307 Massachussets - vJS unissued
42081308 Things Ain't What They Used to Be unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cleveland, OH 29 August 1942
Broadcast, from Hotel Sherman
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
42082901 Tangerine unissued
42082902 Who Wouldn't Love You? Te M-554
42082903 Unidentified Te M-554
42082904 I Don't Want To Walk Without You Te M-554
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Culver City, CA 28 September 1942
MGM film soundtrack
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
42092801 Things Ain't What They Used to Be HS 5003, TCM R2-72245
42092802 Going Up HS 5003, TCM R2-72245
Film sound track from MGM's "Cabin In The Sky"
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Culver City, CA 29 September 1942
MGM film soundtrack
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Ford Washington(Buck), John Sublett (Bubbles), Hall Johnson Choir(v)
42092901 Shine - vJsu, Francis Williamss,HJC HS 5003, TCM R2-72245
Film sound track from MGM's "Cabin In The Sky"
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA October 1942
AFRS radio transcription
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncey Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as);
Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Betty Roche(v)
42090501 Jubilee Theme AFRS J-1
42090502 Hayfoot, Strawfoot - vBR AFRS J-1, Sn SB-214
42090503 Going Up AFRS J-1, Sn SB-214
42090504 Jubilee Theme unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 08 October 1942
Columbia film soundtrack
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Betty Roche(v)
42100801 Take The "A" Train HS 5014
Film sound track from Columbia's "Reveille With Beverley". This session has been released on Docurama DVD NVG 9502
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Trenton, NJ 19 November 1942
Broadcast, from Fort Dix
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Betty Roche, Jimmy Britton(v)
42111901 Coca Cola Theme Dk D-1011
42111902 Perdido AFRS BW-31, Dk D-1011
42111903 Just As I Thought You Were Here - vJBr AFRS BW-31, Dk D-1011
42111904 Hayfoot, Strawfoot - vBR Dk D-1011
42111905 Don't Get Around much Anymore BJ LP-3004, Dk D-1011, Rt 70
42111906 Going Up BJ LP-3004, Dk D-1011, Rt 70
42111907 Things Ain't What They Used to Be Dk D-1011
42111908 Take The "A" Train (theme) Dk D-1011
42111909 Coca Cola Theme Dk D-1011
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Providence, RI 17 December 1942
Broadcast, from Biltmore Hotel
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Betty Roche, Jimmy Britton(v)
42121701 What Am I Here For? BJ LP-3004
42121702 Dearly Beloved - vJBr BJ LP-3004
42121703 Perdido BJ LP-3004
42121704 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN BJ LP-3004
42121705 Mr. Five By Five - vBR BJ LP-3004
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 23 January 1943
Concert, at Carnegie Hall
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Betty Roche(v)
43012301 Star Spangled Banner unissued
43012302 Black And Tan Fantasy Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012303 Rockin' In Rhythm Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012304 Moon Mist  HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012305 Jumpin' Punkins  HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012306 A Portrait Of Bert Williams  HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012307 Bojangles  HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012308 Black Beauty (A Portrait Of Florence Mills) unissued
BLACK, BROWN AND BEIGE
  A. BLACK
43012309       01. Worksong FDC 1004
43012310       02. Come Sunday FDC 1004
43012311       03. Light FDC 1004,  HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
  B. BROWN
43012312       04. West Indian Dance FDC 1004,  HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012313       05. Come Sunday FDC 1004,   HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012314       06. The Blues - vBR FDC 1004,   HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
  C. BEIGE
43012315       07. A View From Central Park  FDC 1004,  HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012316       08. Cy Runs Rock Waltz  FDC 1004,  HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012317       09. Interlude - Cy Runs Rock Waltz  FDC 1004,  HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012318       10. Sugar Hill Penthouse  FDC 1004,  HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012319       11. Finale  FDC 1004,  HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012320 Ko-Ko  HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012321 Dirge  HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012322 Johnny Come Lately (Stomp)  HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012323 Are You Sticking?  HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012324 Bakiff  HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012325 Jack The Bear  HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012326 BLUE BELLS OF HARLEM  HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012327 Cotton Tail  HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012328 Day Dream  HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012329 Boy Meets Horn  HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012330 Rose Of The Rio Grande  HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012331 Don't Get Around Much Anymore  HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012332 Going Up  HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012333 Mood Indigo  HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Boston, MA 28 January 1943
Concert, at Symphony Hall
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Betty Roche(v)
43012801 Star Spangled Banner Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012802 What Am I Here For? unissued
43012803 Main Stem unissued
43012804 Day Dream unissued
BLACK, BROWN AND BEIGE
  A. BLACK
43012805       01. Worksong HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012806       02. Come Sunday HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012807       03. Light unissued
  B. BROWN
43012808       04. West Indian Dance unissued
43012809       05. Come Sunday MJ MJCD 1140
43012810       06. The Blues - vBR JA15
  C. BEIGE
43012811       07. A View From Central Park unissued
43012812       08. Cy Runs Rock Waltz unissued
43012813       09. Interlude - Cy Runs Rock Waltz unissued
43012814       10. Sugar Hill Penthouse unissued
43012815       11. Finale unissued
43012816 Jumpin' Punkins unissued
43012817 Dirge unissued
43012818 Johnny Come Lately unissued
43012819 Black Beauty (A Portrait Of Florence Mills) HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210
43012820 Bakiff unissued
43012821 Black And Tan Fantasy unissued
43012822 BLUE BELLS OF HARLEM unissued
43012823 Boy Meets Horn unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 03 April 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Sax Mallard(cl,as); Johnny
Hodges(as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Betty Roche(v)
43040301 Take The "A" Train (theme) Az LP-431, Sv 101 8359
43040302 Hayfoot, Strawfoot - vBR Az LP-431, Sv 101 8359
43040303 It Can't Be Wrong Az LP-431, Sv 101 8359
43040304 What Am I Here For? Az LP-431, Sv 101 8359
43040305 Main Stem Az LP-431, Sv 101 8359
43040306 Could It Be You? Az LP-431, Sv 101 8359
43040307 Going Up Az LP-431, Sv 101 8359
43040308 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Az LP-431, Sv 101 8359
43040309 Nevada Az LP-431, Sv 101 8359
43040310 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Az LP-431, Sv 101 8359
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 04 April 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Sax Mallard(cl,as); Johnny
Hodges(as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Betty Roche(v)
43040401 Take The "A" Train (theme) Rt 56, Sv 101 8359
43040402 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Rt 56, Sv 101 8359
43040403 Main Stem Rt 56, Sv 101 8359
43040404 I Don't Want Nobody At All - vBR Rt 56, Sv 101 8359
43040405 Johnny Come Lately Rt 56, Sv 101 8359
43040406 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Rt 56, Sv 101 8359
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 07 April 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Sax Mallard(cl,as); Johnny
Hodges(as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Betty Roche(v)
43040701 My Gal Sal unissued
43040702 You'll Never Know - vBR unissued
43040703 Way Low unissued
43040704 Hayfoot, Strawfoot - vBR unissued
43040705 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY  April 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Sax Mallard(cl,as); Johnny
Hodges(as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Betty Roche(v)
43041001 What's The Good Word Mr. Bluebird? - vBR unissued
43041002 It Can't Be Wrong unissued
43041003 Harlem Air Shaft unissued
43041004 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY  April 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Sax Mallard(cl,as); Johnny
Hodges(as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Jimmy Britton(v)
43041701 Take The "A" Train (theme) Az LP-431
43041702 What Am I Here For? Az LP-431
43041703 Barzallai Lou Az LP-431
43041704 Ring Around The Moon - vJBr Az LP-431
43041705 Cotton Tail Az LP-431
43041706 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Az LP-431
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 20 April 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Sax Mallard(cl,as); Johnny Hodges,
Scotty Scott(as); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
Johnny Come Lately unissued
It Can't Be Wrong unissued
Three Cent Stomp unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP WITH CBS HOUSE BAND New York City, NY 21 April 1943
Broadcast, from CBS studios
Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton(tb); Sax Mallard, Harry Carney(cl); Duke Ellington(p); Junior Raglin(sb)
43042101 ¬ Mood Indigo Rt 70
43042102 _| Sophisticated Lady Rt 70
43042103 It Don't Mean A Thing unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 24 April 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Sax Mallard(cl,as); Johnny Hodges,
Scotty Scott(as); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43042401 Cabin In The Sky unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY  25 April 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Chauncy Haughton(cl,ts); Sax Mallard(cl,as); Johnny
Hodges(as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43042501 Nevada unissued
43042502 Hayfoot, Strawfoot unissued
43042503 It Can't Be Wrong unissued
43042504 It's Been So Long unissued
43042505 Perdido unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 01 May 1943
Broadcast, from Radio City
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Sax Mallard(cl,as); Johnny Hodges,
Scotty Scott(as); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43050101 Take The "A" Train (theme) JSo AA-501, DETS 903 9001
43050102 Hayfoot, Strawfoot JSo AA-501, DETS 903 9001
43050103 Don't Get Around Much Anymore JSo AA-501, DETS 903 9001
43050104 A Slip Of The Lip JSo AA-501, DETS 903 9001
43050105 Take The "A" Train DETS 903 9001
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH PAUL LAVALLE ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 02 May 1943
Broadcast, from WJZ studios
Duke Ellington(p) with  Chamber of L.B.S. Orchestra
43050201 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
43050202 It Don't Mean A Thing unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY May 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Sax Mallard(cl,as); Johnny Hodges,
Scotty Scott(as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Betty Roche(v)
43051001 Cabin In The Sky Ca CAR-435
43051002 In A Mellow Tone unissued
43051003 I Don't Want Anybody At All - vBR unissued
43051004 Barzallai Lou Ca CAR-435
43051005 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 23 May 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Sax Mallard(cl,as); Johnny Hodges,
Scotty Scott(as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43052301 As Time Goes By unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY May 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43052501 Take The "A" Train (theme) Dk D-1015
43052502 Java Jive Dk D-1015
43052503 Day Dream Dk D-1015
43052504 Way Low Dk D-1015
43052505 Perdido Dk D-1015
43052506 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Dk D-1015
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 28 May 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43042801 Way Low unissued
43042802 Around My Heart unissued
43042803 Perdido unissued
43042804 Ogeechee River Lullaby - vJBr unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 30 May 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); BettyRoche(v)
43053001 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
43053002 The Canteen Bounce AFRS J-69, AFRS BW-31
43053003 Perdido AFRS BW-31, AFRS BW-31
43053004 Hayfoot, Strawfoot - vBR AFRS J-69, AFRS BW-31
43053005 Don't Get Around Much Anymore AFRS BW-31
43053006 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN AFRS BW-31
43053007 Ring Dem Bells AFRS BW-31
43053008 Things Ain't What They Used To Be AFRS BW-31
DUKE ELLINGTON   Same session
Duke Ellington, Tobe Reed (tk)
43053001 Interview by Reed unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 06 June 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker,Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Sandy Williams, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Betty Roche(v)
43060601 Moon Mist Sv 101 8359
43060602 You'll Never Know JA 15, Sv 101 8359
43060603 Oh! Lady Be Good unissued
43060604 Tonight I shall Sleep JA 15, Sv 101 8359
43060605 Nevada unissued
43060606 Just Squeeze Me (Subtle Slough) unissued
43060607 I Don't Know What Kind Of Blues I've Got - vBR Sv 101 8359
43060608 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Sv 101 8359
43060609 Moon Mist Sv 101 8359
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 07 June 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker,Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Sandy Williams, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43060701 Just Squeeze Me (Subtle Slough) unissued
43060702 Main Stem unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 17,19 June 1943
RKO film soundtrack
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Sandy Williams, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43061701 ¬ Mood Indigo unissued
43061702 _| Sophisticated Lady unissued
43061703 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan unissued
43061704 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Co CK-48654
Film soundtrack from RKO Pictures' "Duke Ellington And His Orchestra" issued on Bb DVD 82876 60091 2 2
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 18 June 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker,Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Sandy Williams, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43061801 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
43061802 Bojangles Rt 56
43061803 People will Say We're In Love Rt 56
43061804 Five O'Clock Drag Rt 56
43061805 Johnny Come Lately Rt 56
43061806 Tonight I Shall Sleep Rt 56
43061807 Wait For Me, Mary Rt 56
43061808 It's Been So Long Rt 56
43061809 Blue Skies Rt 56
43061810 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND BARRY WOOD WITH MILLION DOLLAR BAND New York City, NY 19 June 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Duke Ellington(p,v): Barry Wood(v) with the Million Dollar Band
43061901 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
43061902 Unidentified - vBaW,DE unissued
43061903 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 20 June 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Sandy Williams, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Betty Roche(v)
43062001 Moon Mist Hu HC 6.001
43062002 Black Beauty Hu HC 6.001
43062003 Could It Be You? Hu HC 6.001
43062004 I Have Faith Hu HC 6.001
43062005 Time On My Hands Hu HC 6.001
43062006 Tonight I Shall Sleep - vBR Hu HC 6.001
43062007 C-Jam Blues Hu HC 6.001
43062008 BLUE BELLS OF HARLEM Hu HC 6.001
43062009 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Hu HC 6.001
43062010 Moon Mist Hu HC 6.001
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 25 June 1943
CBS broadcast
Duke Ellington(p)
43072501 Solitude GoJ 1002
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH SCOTT ORCHESTRA   Same session
Duke Ellington(p) with Raymond Scott and His Orchestra
43072502 Don't Get Around Much Anymore GoJ 1002
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY Early Summer 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Sandy Williams, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43062401 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 27 June1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Sandy Williams, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
43062701 Moon Mist Hu HC 6.001
43062702 Close to You Hu HC 6.001
43062703 Baghdad Hu HC 6.001
43062704 Summertime - vAH Hu HC 6.001
43062705 Caravan Hu HC 6.001
43062706 Sunday, Monday Or Always Hu HC 6.001
43062707 Tonight I Shall Sleep Hu HC 6.001
43062708 Dinah's In A Jam - vRN Hu HC 6.001
43062709 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Hu HC 6.001
43062710 Moon Mist Hu HC 6.001
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY June/July 1943
U.S. Treasury Department recording session
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Sandy Williams, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Betty Roche(v)
43063001 Take The "A" Train TSP 231/232, DETS 46, DETS 903 9001
43063002 Don't Get Around Much Anymore TSP 231/232, DETS 46, DETS 903 9001
43063003 Caravan TSP 231/232, DETS 46, DETS 903 9001
43063004 Bond Promo DETS 903 9001
43063005 I Can't Be Wrong - vAH TSP 231/232, DETS 46, DETS 903 9001
43063006 Johnny Come Lately TSP 231/232, DETS 46, DETS 903 9001
43063007 Take The"A" Train TSP 231/232, DETS 46, DETS 903 9001
43063008 Wait For Me Mary TSP 231/232, DETS 46, DETS 903 9001
43063009 Moon Mist TSP 231/232, DETS 46, DETS 903 9001
43063010 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN TSP 231/232, DETS 46, DETS 903 9001
43063011 Things Ain't What They Used To Be TSP 231/232, DETS 46, DETS 903 9001
43063012 Take The "A" Train (Theme) TSP 233, DETS 46, DETS 903 9002
43063013 Tonight I Shall Sleep TSP 233, DETS 46, DETS 903 9002
43063014 Go Away Blues - vBR TSP 233, DETS 46, DETS 903 9002
43063015 Bond Promo DETS 903 9002
43063016 Creole Love Call TSP 233, DETS 46, DETS 903 9002
43063017 Three Cent Stomp TSP 233, DETS 46, DETS 903 9002
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 11 July 1943
BBC broadcast
Duke Ellington, Alistair Cooke(tk)
43071101 Interview by Cooke unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 11 July 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t)Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Sandy Williams, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43071102 Moon Mist Hu HC 6.002
43071103 Out Of Nowhere Hu HC 6.002
43071104 And Russia Is Her Name Hu HC 6.002
43071105 It Don't Mean A Thing Hu HC 6.002
43071106 Blue Serge Hu HC 6.002
43071107 BLUE BELLS OF HARLEM Hu HC 6.002
43071108 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Hu HC 6.002
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 14 July 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t)Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Sandy Williams, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43071401 Barzallai Lou unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY July 1943
WMCA broadcast
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t)Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Sandy Williams, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43071501 Cotton Tail JA 15
43071502 I Left My Sugar In Salt Lake City - vBR unissued
43071503 Sweet Georgia Brown JA 15
43071504 Going Up JA 15
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 03 August 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Sandy Williams, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43080301 Three Cent Stomp unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 09 August 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Sandy Williams, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43080901 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued 
43080902 Rumpus In Richmond unissued
43080903 Creole Love Call unissued
43080904 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 14 August 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
43081401 Clementine Hu HC 6.002
43081402 I Didn't Know About You Hu HC 6.002
43081403 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN Hu HC 6.002
43081404 There Is A Man In My Life Hu HC 6.002
Duke Ellington(p); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
43081405 Pitter Panther Patter Hu HC 6.002
As before
43081406 Rockin' In Rhythm Hu HC 6.002
43081407 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH Hu HC 6.002
43081408 Main Stem Hu HC 6.002
43081409 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Hu HC 6.002
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 21 August 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43082101 Baby, Please Please Stop And Think About Me 903 9021
43082102 And Russia Is Her Name 903 9021
43082103 Don't Get Around Much Anymore 903 9021
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 26 August 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Betty Roche(v)
43082601 What Am I Here For? unissued 
43082602 Baby Please Stop And Think About Me Ca CAR-435
43082603 Rocks In My Bed - vBR unissued
43082604 Clementine unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 28 August 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
43082801 Take The "A" Train (theme) QD Q-071
43082802 Way Low QD Q-071
43082803 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN QD Q-071
43082804 Rockin' In Rhythm QD Q-071
43082805 Tonight I Shall Sleep - vAH QD Q-071
43082806 Three Cent Stomp QD Q-071
43082807 I Don't Know What Kind Of Blues I've Got - vBR QD Q-071
43082808 Later Tonight QD Q-071
43082809 Don't Get Around Much Anymore QD Q-071
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 29 August 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Betty Roche(v)
43082901 Moon Mist QD Q-071
43082902 Do You Know? QD Q-071
43082903 Just Squeeze Me (Subtle Slough) QD Q-071
43082904 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH QD Q-071
43082905 Emancipation Celebration QD Q-071
43082906 I Didn't Know About You unissued
43082907 Go Away Blues - vBR QD Q-071
43082908 Cotton Tail QD Q-071
43082909 Tonight I Shall Sleep - vAH QD Q-071
43082910 Don't Get Around Much Anymore QD Q-071
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 31 August 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
43083001 Blue Skies unissued
43083002 Tonight I Shall Sleep - vAH unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 01 September 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Betty Roche(v)
43090101 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 903 9019
43090102 Take It From There DETS 903 9019
43090103 Later Tonight DETS 903 9019
43090104 Wait For Me, mary DETS 903 9019
43090105 Go Away Blues - vBR DETS 903 9019
43090106 Tonight I Shall Sleep - vAH DETS 903 9019
43090107 Don't Get Around Much Anymore DETS 903 9019
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY Early September 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Betty Roche(v)
43090201 In A Mellow Tone unissued
43090202 Rockin' In Rhythm unissued
43090203 Tonight I Shall Sleep unissued
43090204 Stormy Weather - vBR unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH LAVALLE ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 03 September 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
43090301 Barzallai Lou DETS 903 9019
43090302 C-Jam Blues DETS 903 9019
43090303 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH DETS 903 9019
43090304 Just Squeeze Me (Subtle Slough) DETS 903 9019
43090305 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 903 9019
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY Early September 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43090401 Day Dream unissued
43090402 West Indian Dance unissued
43090403 Tonight I Shall Sleep unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 05 September 1943
NBC broadcast
Duke Ellington(p) with Chamber of LBS Orchestra. Paul Lavalle(cond.)
43090501 Sophisticated Lady Te M-554
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 05 September 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
43090501 Moon Mist unissued
43090502 C-Jam Blues unissued
43090503 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued
43090504 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan unissued
43090505 Tonight I Shall Sleep - vAH unissued
43090506 Ring Dem Bells - vRN unissued
43090507 ¬ Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
43090508 _| Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY Early September 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43090601 Rumpus In Richmond unissued
43090602 Caravan unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 07 September 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Betty Roche(v)
43090701 I Don't Want Anybody At All - vBR unissued
43090702 C-Jam Blues unissued
43090703 ¬ Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
43090704 _| Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 07 September 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43090705 Johnny Come Lately 903 9020
43090706 Emancipation Celebratioin 903 9020
43090707 Go Away Blues 903 9020
43090708 ¬ Don't Get Around Much Anymore 903 9020
43090709 _| Things Ain't What They Used To Be 903 9020
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY Early September 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43090805 Day Dream unissued
43090806 Honeysuckle Rose unissued
43090807 Go Away Blues unissued
43090808 Main Stem unissued
43090809 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 09 September 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43090901 Way Low unissued
43090902 Harlem Air Shaft unissued
43090903 I Didn't Know About You unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 10 September 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43091001 Summertime 903 9020
43091002 Jack The Bear 903 9020
43091003 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady 903 9020
43091004 In A Mellow Tone 903 9020
43091005 Rockin' In Rhythm 903 9020
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 11 September 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Betty Roche(v)
43091101 Just Squeeze Me (Subtle Slough) unissued
43091102 Go Away Blues - vBR unissued
43091103 Bojangles unissued
43091104 West Indian Dance unissued
43091105 Cotton Tail unissued
43091106 On The Sands Of Time unissued
43091107 A Slip Of The Lip unissued
43091108 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 12 September 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43091201 Sunday, Monday Or Always unissued
43091202 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 12 September 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43091203 Johnny Come Lately unissued
43091204 Later Tonight unissued
43091205 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN unissued
43091206 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY Early September 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43091301 Caravan unissued
43091302 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN,TJ unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY September 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43091501 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
43091502 Someone (Blue Again #) WL RM-343/344†
43091503 Jump For Joy WL RM-343/344†, Ca CAR-435
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY September 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43091801 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
43091802 Until It Happened To You unissued
43091803 Jack The Bear unissued
43091804 On The Sunny Side Of The Street unissued
43091805 Cotton Tail unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY September 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Betty Roche(v)
43092001 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
43092002 Do You Know? unissued
43092003 Go Away Blues - vBR unissued
43092004 Rockin' In Rhythm unissued
43092005 Ghost Of Love - vAH unissued
43092006 What Am I Here For? unissued
43092007 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan unissued
43092008 I Didn't Know About You unissued
43092009 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 23 September 1943
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Wallace Jones, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Bernard Archer(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Johnny Hodges(as); Nat Jones(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Betty Rochee(v)
43092301 At's In There - vBR unissued
43092302 Design For Jivin' Ca CAR-435
43092303 Jump For Joy - vRN unissued
43092304 Solid Old Man unissued
43092305 I Didn't Know About You unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 08 November 1943
World Broadcasting System recording Session
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Dizzy Gillespie,Taft Jordan(t); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Wilson Myers(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
43110801 Rockin' In Rhythm Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101
43110802 Rockin' In Rhythm Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101
43110803 Rockin' In Rhythm Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101
43110804 Rockin' In Rhythm Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101
43110805 Rockin' In Rhythm Wo 6049/6058, Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101
43110806 Blue Skies Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101
43110807 Blue Skies Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101
43110808 Blue Skies Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101
43110809 Blue Skies Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101
43110810 Boy Meets Horn Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101
43110811 Boy Meets Horn Wo 6049/6058, Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101, Cl (F) 867
43110812 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101
43110813 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101
43110814 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH Wo 6049/6058, Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101
43110815 Summertime - vAH Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101
43110816 Summertime - vAH Wo 6049/6058, Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101
43110817 I Didn't Know About You Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101
43110818 I Didn't Know About You AFRS J-69, Wo 6029/6038, Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101
43110819 Tea For Two Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101
43110820 Tea For Two Wo 6029/6038, Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101
43110821 C-Jam Blues Wo 6009/6018, Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101
43110822 Rockabye River (Hop-Skip-Jump) AFRS J-69, Wo 6019/6028, Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101, Cl (F) 867
43110823 Blue Skies Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101
43110824 Blue Skies Wo 6049/6058, Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101
43110825 Mood Indigo Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101
43110826 Mood Indigo Wo 6029/6038, Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 09 November 1943
World Broadcasting System recording Session
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Betty Roche(v)
43110901 Main stem Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101
43110902 Main stem Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101
43110903 Main stem Wo 6499/6508, Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-102, Cl (F) 867
43110904 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-102
43110905 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN Wo 6049/6058,  Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-102
43110906 Three Cent Stomp Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-102
43110907 Three Cent Stomp Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-102
43110908 Three Cent Stomp Wo 6499/6508, Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102
43110909 I Wonder Why - vBR Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102
43110910 I Wonder Why - vBR Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102
43110911 I Wonder Why - vBR Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102
43110912 I Wonder Why - vBR Wo 7699/7708, Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102
43110913 Go Away Blues - vBR Wo 6049/6058, Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102
43110914 I Don't Want Anybody At All - vBR AFRS J-69, Wo 6019/6028, Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102
43110915 Ain't Misbehavin' Wo 6019/6028, Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102
43110916 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Wo 6499/6508, Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101  Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102, Cl (F) 867
43110917 Baby, Please Stop And Think About Me Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102
43110918 Baby, Please Stop And Think About Me Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102
43110919 Baby, Please Stop And Think About Me Wo 6019/6028, Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102
43110920 Caravan Wo 7699/7708, Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Buffalo, NY 27 November 1943
Broadcast, from Trico Products Factory
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Betty Roche(v)
43112701 Blue Skies AFRS SB-217
43112702 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH AFRS SB-217
43112703 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN AFRS SB-217, AFRS J-69
43112704 I Didn't Know About You AFRS SB-217
43112705 I Wonder Why - vBR AFRS SB-217
43112706 Rockin' In Rhythm AFRS SB-217
43112707 Things Ain't What They Used To Be AFRS SB-217
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Unknown Location, U.S.A. 1943 / 1944
Broadcast
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Betty Roche(v)
Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 01 December 1943
World Broadcasting System recording Session
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
43120101 N1055-1 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-102
43120102 N1055-2 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-102
43120103 N1055-3 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan Wo 6689/6698, Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-102
43120104 N1056-1 Johnny Come Lately Wo 6679/6688, Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-102
43120105 N1056-2 Johnny Come Lately Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-102
43120106 N1057-1 Creole Love Call Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-102
43120107 N1057-2 Creole Love Call Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-102
43120108 N1057-3 Creole Love Call Wo 6689/6698, Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-102, Cl (F) 867
43120109 N1058-1 Somebody Loves Me Wo 6689/6698, Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-103
43120110 N1059-1 Jack The Bear Wo 6679/6688, Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-103
43120111 N1060-1 Harlem Air-Shaft Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-103
43120112 N1060-2 Harlem Air-Shaft Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-103
43120113 N1060-3 Harlem Air-Shaft Wo 6679/6688, Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-103
43120114 N1061-1 Ring Dem Bells Wo 6909/6918, Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-103
43120115 N1062-1 Rose Room Ci CLP 105, Ci CCD-103
43120116 N1062-2 Rose Room Wo 6689/6698, Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-103
43120117 N1063-1 Honeysuckle Rose Wo 6679/6688, Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-103
43120118 N1064-1 Java Jive Wo 6679/6688, Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-103
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Hampton, VA 08 December 1943
Broadcast, from Langley Field AFB
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart Harold Baker(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny
Hodges(as); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Betty Rochee(v)
43120801 Three Cent Stomp AFRS SB-226, Dk D-1015
43120802 I Wonder Why - vBR AFRS SB-226, Dk D-1015, Bu 74465-99629-2, Washington '99
43120803 Going Up AFRS SB-226, Dk D-1015, Bu 74465-99629-2, Washington '99
43120804 Boy Meets Horn AFRS SB-226, Dk D-1015
43120805 Jump For Joy AFRS SB-226, Dk D-1015, Bu 74465-99629-2
43120806 Take The "A" Train AFRS SB-226, Dk D-1015
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 11 December 1943
Concert, at Carnegie Hall
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart, Harold Baker, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as);  Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
43121101 Star Spangled Banner JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121102 Introduction by Duke Ellington Sv103 8341
43121103 Take The "A" Train JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121104 Moon Mist JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121105 Tea For Two JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121106 Honeysuckle Rose JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121107 Stardust Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121108 C-Jam Blues Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121109 West Indian Dance JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121110 Emancipation Celebration JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121111 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121112 Going Up Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121113 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121114 Introduction by Duke Ellington Sv103 8341
43121115 Ring Dem Bells - vRN JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
Medley:-
43121116   1. In A Sentimental Mood JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121117   2. Mood Indigo JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121118   3. Sophisticated Lady JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121119   4. Caravan JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121120   5. Solitude JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121121   6. I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121122 Jack The Bear JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121123 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121124 Summertime - vAH Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121125 Cotton Tail Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121126 Black And Tan Fantasy JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121127 ¬ Suddenly It Jumped Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121128 _| Rockin' In Rhythm Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121129 I Didn't Know About You Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121130 Trumpet In Spades Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121131 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 
43121132
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY December 1943
Time film recording session   
Duke Ellington(p)
43122001 Dancers In Love unissued
Film soundtrack from "March of Time, Vol. 10, No. 5 - Up Beat In Music"
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA u/k, U.S.A. 1943 / 1944
Broadcast
Wallace Jones, Rex Stewart(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); 
Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Betty Roche(v)
44000001 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 01 April 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Wini Johnson(v)
44040101 Take The "A"Train (theme) DRC DE-3
44040102 Concert,o For Cootie DRC DE-3
44040103 Johnny Come Lately DRC DE-3
44040104 My Heart Tells Me - vAH DRC DE-3
44040105 Blue Skies DRC DE-3
44040106 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DRC DE-3
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 02 April 1944
Concert, at Carnegie Hall
Duke Ellington(p)
44040201 Sophisticated Lady unissued
44040202 Dancers InLove Rt 70
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 02 April 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Wini Johnson(v)
44040203 Take The "A"Train (theme) unissued
44040204 Johnny Come Lately unissued
44040205 I Didn't Know About You unissued
44040206 Solid Old Man unissued
44040207 My Ideal - vWJh unissued
44040208 Five O'Clock Drag unissued
44040209 Honeysuckle Rose unissued
44040210 No Love, No Nothing unissued
44040211 Boy Meets Horn unissued
44040212 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 07 April 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
44040701 Take The "A"Train (theme) unissued
44040702 Johnny Come Lately unissued
44040703 I Didn't Know About You unissued
44040704 Just Squeeze Me unissued
44040705 Ring Dem bells - vRN unissued
44040706 My Heart Tells Me - vAH unissued
44040707 My Gal Sal unissued
44040708 Concerto For Cootie unissued
44040709 Honeysuckle Rose unissued
44040710 Sweet Georgia Brown unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 08 April 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
44040801 Three Cent Stomp unissued
44040802 Main Stem unissued
44040803 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 09 April 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
44040901 Take The "A"Train (theme) unissued
44040902 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued
44040903 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan unissued
44040904 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 13 April 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
44041301 Take The "A"Train (theme) unissued
44041302 Fickle Fling WL RM-297/298†, Ca CAR-235, Rt 70
44041304 I'll Get By - vAH unissued
44041304 Tea For Two WL RM-297/298†, Ca CAR-235
44041305 Day Dream unissued
44041306 Three Cent Stomp WL RM-297/298†
44041307 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued
44041308 San Fernando Valley unissued
44041309 Solid Old Man unissued
44041310 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 16 April 1944
WJZ broadcast
Duke Ellington(p)
44041601 Solitude unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH HALL OF FAME ORCHESTRA New York City, NY Same session
Duke Ellington(p) with Hall of Fame Orchestra. Cond. Paul Whiteman
44041602 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
44041603 Sophisticated Lady unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 20 April 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
44042001 Take The "A"Train (theme) unissued
44042002 San Fernando Valley unissued
44042003 Way Low unissued
44042004 Suddenly It Jumped unissued
44042005 Summertime - vAH unissued
44042006 On The Alamo unissued
44042007 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 21 April 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
44042101 Boy Meets Horn unissued
44042102 Jump For Joy unissued
44042103 Three Cent Stomp unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 22 April 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
44042201 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
44042202 Now I Know unissued
44042203 Perdido unissued
44042204 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH unissued
44042205 Suddenly It Jumped unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY April 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
44042301 Concerto For Cootie unissued
44042302 Three Cent Stomp unissued
44042303 No Love, No Nothing - vAH unissued
44042304 Main Stem unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY April 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
44042401 Chloe unissued
44042402 Johnny Come Lately unissued
44042403 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH unissued
44042404 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN,TJ unissued
44042405 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY April 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
44042501 Rockabye River (Hop, Skip, Jump) unissued
44042502 Main Stem unissued
44042503 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) unissued
44042504 On The Alamo unissued
44042505 My Heart Tells Me - vAH unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY April 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
44042601 Way Low unissued
44042602 San Fernando Valley unissued
44042603 Concerto For Cootie unissued
44042604 Suddenly It Jumped unissued
44042605 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 27 April 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
44042701 Solid Old Man unissued
44042702 How Blue The Night unissued
44042703 Ring Dem Bells unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 28 April 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
44042801 Rockabye River WL RM-343/344†
44042802 Jumping Frog Jump WL RM-343/344†, Ca CAR 435
44042803 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH unissued
44042804 Johnny Come Lately unissued
44042805 Poinciana WL RM-343/344†
44042806 On The Alamo WL RM-343/344†, Ca CAR 435
44042807 Three Cent Stomp unissued
44042808 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY April 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
44042901 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
44042902 Rockin' In Rhythm unissued
44042903 I'll Get By - vAH unissued
44042904 Perdido unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY April 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
44043001 San Fernando Valley unissued
44043002 And So Little Time unissued
44043003 Jumping Frog Jump unissued
44043004 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH unissued
44043005 Clementine unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY May 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
44050001 Rockin' In Rhythm unissued
44050002 Mood To Be Wooed unissued
44050003 My Honey's Lovin' Arms - vRN unissued
44050004 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY May 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
44050101 On The Alamo unissued
44050102 Main Stem unissued
44050103 My Little Brown Book - vAH unissued
44050104 Rockabye River (Hop, Skip, Jump) unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 05 May 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
44050501 Back Home Again In Indiana unissued
44050502 How Blue The Night unissued
44050503 Stomp, Look And Listen unissued
44050504 Jumping Frog Jump unissued
44050505 Perdido unissued
44050506 Concerto For Cootie unissued
44050507 Blue Skies unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 06 May 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
44050601 Take The "A" Train (theme) DRC DE-3
44050602 Now I Know MJ MJCD-1124, DRC DE-3
44050603 Perdido MJ MJCD-1124, DRC DE-3
44050604 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH MJ MJCD-1124, DRC DE-3
44050605 My Gal Sal MJ MJCD-1124, DRC DE-3
44050606 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) DRC DE-3
44050607 Take The "A" Train (theme) DRC DE-3
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 07 May 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
44050701 Jumpin' Punkins MJ MJCD-1124
44050702 Poinciana MJ MJCD-1124
44050703 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan MJ MJCD-1124
44050704 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH unissued
44050705 Perdido unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 12 May 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Skippy Williams(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
44051201 Time Alone Will Tell unissued
44051202 San Fernando Valley unissued
44051203 Stomp, Look And Listen unissued
44051204 Concert,o For Cootie unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 19 May 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
44051901 Long Ago And Far Away - vAH unissued
44051902 Someone unissued
44051903 Suddenly It Jumped unissued
44051904 Things Ain't What They Used to Be unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 20 May 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
44052001 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
44052002 Someone unissued
44052003 Goin' My Way unissued
44052004 Perdido unissued
44052005 Since You Went Away unissued
44052006 How Blue The Night unissued
44052007 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 21 May 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
44052101 Five O'Clock Drag unissued
44052102 C-Jam Blues unissued
44052103 How Blue The Night unissued
44052104 My Honey's Lovin' Arms - vRN WL RM-299/300†, Ca CAR-435
44052105 I'll Get By - vAH unissued
44052106 Stomp, Look And Listen unissued
44052107 Now I Know unissued
Duke Ellington(p); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
44052108 Pitter Panther Patter unissued
As before
44052109 Blue Skies MJ MJCD 1141, MJ MJCD 1140
44052110 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 24 May 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
44052401 Someday I'll Meet You Again unissued
44052402 And So Little Time unissued
44052403 Clementine MJ MJCD-1124
44052404 Someone MJ MJCD-1124
44052405 Perdido unissued
44052406 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 25 May 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
44052501 Take The "A" Train (theme) DRC DE-3
44052502 Someone DRC DE-3
44052503 G.I. Jive DRC DE-3
44052504 Three Cent Stomp DRC DE-3
44052505 My Little Brown Book - vAH VD 252, DRC DE-3, Cl (F) 867
44052506 Johnny Come Lately DRC DE-3
44052507 Blue Skies DRC DE-3
44052508 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) DRC DE-3
44052509 Stomp, Look And Listen DRC DE-3
44052510 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me DRC DE-3
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 26 May 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
44052501 Mood To Be Wooed VD 252, Cl (F) 867
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 27 May 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
44052701 Someone Rt 70
44052702 G.I. Jive Ca CAR-435, Rt 70, MJ MJCD-1124 
44052703 Three Cent Stomp Rt 70, MJ MJCD-1124 
44052704 My Little Brown Book - vAH unissued
44052705 Johnny Come Lately MJ MJCD-1124
44052706 Blue Skies MJ MJCD-1124
44052707 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) Rt 70
44052708 Stomp, Look And Listen unissued
44052709 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 31 May 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
44053101 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
44053102 This I Love Above All unissued
44053103 Midriff MJ MJCD-1124
44053104 My Little Brown Book - vAH unissued
44053105 Suddenly It Jumped unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 01 June 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
44060101 San Fernando valley unissued
44060102 Perdido unissued
44060103 My Little Brown Book - vAH unissued
44060104 Rockabye River (Hop, Skip, Jump) unissued
44060105 Ring Dem Bells - vRN unissued
44060106 Now I Know unissued
44060107 Mood To Be Wooed unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 02 June 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
44060201 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
44060202 Dancing In The Dark unissued
44060203 Main Stem MJ MJCD-1124
44060204 My Little Brown Book - vAH MJ MJCD-1124
44060205 Rockabye River (Hop, Skip, Jump) unissued
44060206 Ring Dem Bells - vRN unissued
44060207 Mood To Be Wooed unissued
44060208 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN unissued
44060209 Harlem Air-Shaft unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 03 June 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
44060304 Perdido P30 05
44060305 Irresistible You WL RM-297/298†, Ca CAR-435, P30 05
44060306 How Blue The Night WL RM-297/298†, Ca CAR-435, P30 05
44060307 Things Ain't What They Used To Be P30 05
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 04 June 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
44060401 Too Much In Love Ca CAR-435, MJ MJCD-1124 
44060402 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan unissued
44060403 Mood To Be Wooed MJ MJCD-1124
44060404 Things Ain't What They Used To Be MJ MJCD-1124
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 06 June 1944
Broadcast, from the Hurricane Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Wini Johnson(v)
44060601 The Wonder Of You - vWJh unissued
44060602 Suddenly It Jumped unissued
44060603 Mood To Be Wooed unissued
44060604 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Bainbridge, MD 08 June 1944
Broadcast, from Naval Training Center
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
44060801 G.I. Jive AFRS SB-409, Washington ‘99
44060802 Amor AFRS SB-409, Rt 70, Washington ‘99
44060803 My Little Brown Book - vAH AFRS SB-409
44060804 Frankie And Johnny AFRS SB-409, Rt 70, Washington ‘99
44060805 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) AFRS SB-409
44060806 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan AFRS SB-409, Rt 70
44060807 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS SB-409
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH THE PAUL BARON ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 02 August 1944
CBS broadcast
Duke Ellington(p) with the Paul Baron Orchestra
44080201 Dancers In Love (Stomp For Beginners) AFRS SO-430
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 29 November 1944
WMCA broadcast
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Hillard Brown(d)
44112901 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Ev EV-3003
44112902 Suddenly It Jumped unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 01 December 1944
RCA-Victor recording session
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Joya Sherrill, Kay Davis(v)
44120101 D4VB453-1 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, Kay Davis Vi 20-1623, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, Cl (F) 881
44120102 D4VB454-1 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS Vi 20-1618, Nw RP2056
44120103 D4VB454-2 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS Vi 20-1618, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, Cl (F) 881
44120104 D4VB455-1 Don't You Know I Care - vAH (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, RCA EPAT 435, Nw RP2056
44120105 D4VB455-2 Don't You Know I Care - vAH Vi 20-1618, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, Cl (F) 881
44120106 D4VB456-1 I Didn't Know About You - vJS Vi 20-1623, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, Cl (F) 881
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 11,12 December 1944
RCA-Victor recording session
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto
Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Betty Roche(v)
BLACK, BROWN AND BEIGE
44121101 D4VC560-1       01. Worksong Vi 28-0401, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 881
44121102 D4VC560-2       02. Come Sunday Vi 28-0401, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 881
44121103 D4VC560-3       06. The Blues - vBR Vi 28-0400, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 881
44121104 ¬       04. West Indian Dance Vi 20-1618, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 881
44121105   | D4VC563-1       05. Emancipation Celebration Vi 20-1618, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 881
44121106 _|       10. Sugar Hill Penthouse Vi 20-1623, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 881
44121104-6 were issued as "Three Dances"
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH BLACKTON ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 17 December 1944
NBC broadcast
Duke Ellington(p): Gertrude Niesen, Choir(v) with Jay Blackston and His Orchestra
Medley:-
44121701   1. Sophisticated Lady AFRS MALB-1
44121702   2. Solitude - vChoir AFRS MALB-1
44121703   3. Caravan AFRS MALB-1
44121704   4. Mood Indigo - vChoir AFRS MALB-1
44121705   5. It Don't Mean A Thing - vChoir AFRS MALB-1
44121706 Main Stem AFRS MALB-1
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 19 December 1944
Concert, at Carnegie Hall
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Hillard Brown(d); Al Hibbler, Joya Sherrill, Kay Davis, Marie Ellington(v)
44121701 Star Spangled Banner
44121702 Blutopia Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
44121703 Midriff Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
44121704 Creole Love Call - vKD Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
44121705 Suddenly It Jumped Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
44121706 Frustration Rt 59
44121707 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
44121708 I Didn't Know About You - vJS
44121709 Don't You Know I Care - vAH
44121710 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, Kay Davis
44121711 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS
44121712 Pitter Panther Patter Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
PERFUME SUITE
44121713   1. Balcony Serenade (Love) Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
44121714   2. Strange Feeling (Violence) Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
44121715   3. Dancers In Love (Naivete) Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
44121716   4. Coloratura (Sophistication) Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
44121717 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
BLACK, BROWN AND BEIGE
44121718       01. Worksong Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
44121719       06. The Blues - vME Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
44121720       04. West Indian Dance Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
44121721       10. Sugar Hill Penthouse Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
44121722       05. Emancipation Celebration Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
44121723       02. Come Sunday Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
44121724       03. Light Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
Medley:-
44121725   1. In A Sentimental Mood Rt 59
44121726   2. Mood Indigo Rt 59
44121727   3. Sophisticated Lady Rt 59
44121728   4. Caravan Rt 59
44121729   5. Solitude Rt 59
44121730   6. I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart Rt 59
44121731 Mood To Be Wooed Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
44121732 Blue Cellophane Rt 59, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
44121733 Air Conditioned Jungle Rt 59
44121734 Frantic Fantasy Pr P-24073
44121735 Blue Skies Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
44121736 ¬ Frankie And Johnny Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
44121737 _| Metronome All Out Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005
Duke Ellington(p); Junior Raglin(sb); HBetty Roche(d) only on 44121715. 44121720-44121722, presented as "Three Dances"
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 02 January 1945
World Broadcasting System recording Session
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Joya Sherrill(v)
45010201 N2994-1 Midriff Ci CLP-105, Ci CCD-103
45010202 N2994-2 Midriff Wo 7799/7808, Ci CLP-105, Ci CCD-103
45010203 N2995-1 I Didn't Know About You - vJS Ci CLP-105, Ci CCD-103
45010204 N2995-2 I Didn't Know About You - vJS Ci CLP-105, Ci CCD-103
45010205 N2995-3 I Didn't Know About You - vJS Ci CLP-105, Ci CCD-103
45010206 N2995-4 I Didn't Know About You - vJS Wo 6819/6828, Ci CLP-105, Ci CCD-103
45010207 N2996-1 I'm Beginning To See The Light Ci CLP-105, Ci CCD-103
45010208 N2996-2 I'm Beginning To See The Light -vJS Wo 6819/6828, Ci CLP-105, Ci CCD-103
45010209 N2997-1 Mood To Be Woed Wo 7799/7808, Ci CLP-105, Ci CCD-103
45010210 N2998-1 Blue Cellophane Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-103
45010211 N2998-2 Blue Cellophane Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-103
45010212 N2998-3 Blue Cellophane Wo 7219/7228, Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-103
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 03 January 1945
World Broadcasting System recording Session
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Joya Sherrill, Kay Davis(v)
45010301 N2999-1 Just Squeeze Me (Subtle Slough) Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-103
45010302 N2999-2 Just Squeeze Me (Subtle Slough) Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-103
45010303 N2999-3 Just Squeeze Me (Subtle Slough) Wo 7219,7228, Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-103
45010304 N3000-1 Hit Me With A Hot Note - vJS Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-103
45010305 N3000-2 Hit Me With A Hot Note - vJS Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-103
45010306 N3000-3 Hit Me With A Hot Note Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-103
45010307 N3000-4 Hit Me With A Hot Note - vJS Wo 8749/8758, Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-103
45010308 N3001-1 Air Conditioned Jungle Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-103
45010309 N3001-2 Air Conditioned Jungle Wo 7799/7808, Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-104
Duke Ellington(p); Junior Raglin(sb) only
45010310 N3002-1 Pitter Panther Patter Wo 6909/6918Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-104
as before
45010311 N3003-1 Frantic Fantasy Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-104
45010312 N3003-2 Frantic Fantasy Wo 7699/7708, Dk D-1017, Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-104
45010313 N3004-1 Don't You Know I Care - vAH Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104
45010314 N3004-2 Don't You Know I Care - vAH Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104
45010315 N3004-3 Don't You Know I Care - vAH Wo 6819/1828, Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104
45010316 N3005-1 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, KD Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104
45010317 N3005-2 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104
45010318 N3005-3 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104
45010319 N3005-4 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104
45010320 N3005-5 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, KD Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104
45010321 N3005-6 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, KD Wo 6909/6918, Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104
45010323 N3006-1 Blutopia Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104
45010324 N3006-2 Blutopia Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104
45010325 N3006-3 Blutopia Wo 7869/67878, Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104
45010326 N3007-1 Let The Zoomers Drool Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104
45010328 N3007-2 Let The Zoomers Drool Wo 7869/67878, Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104
Duke Ellington out. Add  Billy Strayhorn(p)
45010329 N3008-1 You Never Know The Things You Miss Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104
45010330 N3008-2 You Never Know The Things You Miss Wo 6909/6918, Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 04 January 1945
RCA-Victor recording session
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Joya Sherrill(v)
45010401 D5VB12-3 Carnegie Blues Vi 20-1644, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, Cl (F) 881
45010402 D5VB13-1 Blue Cellophane (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, Cl (F) 881
45010403 D5VB14-2 Mood To Be Wooed Vi 20-1670, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, Cl (F) 881
45010404 D5VB15-5 My Heart Sings - vJS Vi 20-1644, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, Cl (F) 881
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 17 January 1945
Concert, at Philharmonic Auditorium
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t);Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Joya Sherrill, Kay Davis, Marie Ellington(v)
45011401 Blutopia AFRS BML-P229/230, AFRS ONS-484, GoJ 1003
45011402 Air Conditioned Jungle AFRS BML-P229/230, AFRS ONS-484, GoJ 1003
45011403 Frustration AFRS BML-P229/230, AFRS ONS-484, GoJ 1003
45011404 Blue Cellophane AFRS BML-P231/232, AFRS ONS-484, GoJ 1003
45011405 Suddenly It Jumped AFRS BML-P231/232, AFRS ONS-484, GoJ 1003
45011406 Coloratura AFRS BML-P231/232, AFRS ONS-484, GoJ 1003
45011407 Frantic Fantasy AFRS BML-P231/232, AFRS ONS-486, GoJ 1003
Add Billie Holidayv)
45011408 Lover Man - vBH MoJ MJCD 141
Billie Holiday out
45011409 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, TJ AFRS ONS-486, GoJ 1003
45011410 It Don't Mean A Thing unissued
45011411 Esquire Jump AFRS BML-P233/234, AFRS ONS-485, FDC 1009
Add Willie Smith(as)
45011412 Tea For Two AFRS BML-P233/234, AFRS ONS-485, FDC 1008
Willie Smith out. Add Anita O'Day(v)
45011413 Wish You Waiting For Me - vAOD AFRS ONS-485, FDC 1009
Anita O'Day out
45011414 Midriff AFRS BML-P233/234, AFRS ONS-485, FDC 1009
45011415 Mood To Be Wooed AFRS BML-P231/232, AFRS ONS-486, FDC 1009
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p); Billie Holiday(v)
45011416 I Cover The Waterfront - vBH AFRS BML-P233/234, AFRS ONS-486, FDC 1009, MoJ MJCD 141  
Duke Ellington(p); Al Casey(g); Junior Raglin(b); Sidney Catlett(d)
45011417 Honeysuckle Rose AFRS ONS-486, FDC 1009
As before Billy Strayhorn and Billie Holiday out. Add Louis Armstrong(t); Benny Goodman(cl); Duke Ellington(p)
45011418 Things Ain't What They Used To Be AFRS ONS-486, 485,486,487, FDC 1009
Louis Armstrong, Benny Goodman out
BLACK, BROWN AND BEIGE
45011419       01. Worksong AFRS BML-P233/234, AFRS ONS-486, DRC DE-4
45011420       06. The Blues - vME AFRS BML-P233/234, AFRS ONS-487, DRC DE-4
45011421       04. West Indian Dance AFRS ONS-487, DRC DE-4
45011422       10. Sugar Hill Penthouse AFRS ONS-487, DRC DE-4
45011423       05. Emancipation Celebration AFRS ONS-487, DRC DE-4
45011424       02. Come Sunday AFRS ONS-487, DRC DE-4
45011425       03. Light AFRS ONS-487, DRC DE-4
Taft Jordan(t); Jimmy Hamilton(cl); Duke Ellington(p); Al Casey(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sidney Catlett(d); AOD(v)
45011426 I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me AFRS BML-P231/232, GoJ 1003
As before
45011427 ¬ Frankie And Johnny AFRS BML-P229/230, GoJ 1003
45011428 _| Metronome All Out AFRS BML-P229/230, GoJ 1003
NB. The title of the concert is "Second esquire All-American Jazz Concert,". Louis Armstrong's and Benny Goodman's were playing from New Orleans and New York respectively
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH JOHN SCOTT TROTTER ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 18 January 1945
Concert, at Philharmonic Auditorium
Duke Ellington(p) with the John Scott Trotter Orchestra and choir
45011801 Frankie And Johnny vCHO AFRS MH-111, Bo 601
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA January 1945
NBC broadcast
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t);Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Joya Sherrill, Lena Horne(v)
45012001 Take The "A" Train  (theme) AFRS J-117
45012002 Suddenly It Jumped AFRS J-117
45012003 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS AFRS J-117
45012004 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, TJ AFRS J-117
45012005 I Didn't Know About You - vLH AFRS J-117
45012006 I Get A Kick Out Of You - vLH AFRS J-117
45012007 Midriff AFRS J-117
45012008 Blue Skies AFRS J-117
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Culver City, CA 03 March 1945
AFRS broadcast
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t);Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Joya Sherrill, Kay Davis(v)
45030301 Take The "A" Train  (theme) AFRS EC-38
45030302 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS AFRS EC-38
45030303 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, Kay Davis AFRS EC-38
45030304 Blue Skies AFRS EC-38
REX STEWART ALL STARS Los Angeles, CA 19 March 1945
KPAS broadcast
Rex Stewart(t); Bob Wilson(tb); Barney Bigardcl); Duke Ellington(p); Rollo Garber(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
45031901 Mood Indigo Dk D-1017
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 25 March 1945
Concert, at Civic Opera House
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t);Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Joya Sherrill, Kay Davis, Marie Ellington(v)
45032501 Blutopia unissued
45032502 Midriff unissued
45032503 Creole Love Call - vKD unissued
45032504 Suddenly It Jumped unissued
45032505 I Didn't Know About You - vJS unissued
45032506 My Heart Sings - vJS unissued
45032507 Air Conditioned Jungle unissued
45032508 Frantic Fantasy unissued
BLACK, BROWN AND BEIGE
45032509       01. Worksong Jo LP-1053A
45032510       06. The Blues - vME Jo LP-1053B
45032511       04. West Indian Dance Jo LP-1053B
45032512       10. Sugar Hill Penthouse Jo LP-1053B
45032513       05. Emancipation Celebration Jo LP-1053B
45032514       02. Come Sunday Jo LP-1053B
45032515       03. Light Jo LP-1053B
45032516 Things Aint What They Used To Be unissued
PERFUME SUITE
45032517       1. Balcony Serenade (Love) Jo LP-1053B
45032518       2. Strange feeling (Violence) - vAH Jo LP-1053B
45032519       3. Dancer In Love (Naiveté) Jo LP-1053B
45032520       4. Coloratura (Sophistication) Jo LP-1053B
Duke Ellington(p); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
45032521 Medley
      1. Sophisticated Lady unissued
      2. Solitude unissued
      3. I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart unissued
Personnel as before
45032522 Take The "A" Train  (theme) AFRS ONS-854, Jo LP-1053A
45032523 Blue Cellophane Jo LP-1053A
45032524 Frustration Jo LP-1053A
45032525 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS Jo LP-1053A
45032526 Mood To Be Wooed Jo LP-1053A
45032527 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan Jo LP-1053A
45032528 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, Kay Davis Jo LP-1053A
45032529 Blue Skies Jo LP-1053B
45032530 Take The "A" Train  (theme) unissued
45032531 ¬ Frankie And Johnny SD Xmas-1946
45032532 _| Metronome All Out SD Xmas-1946
45032533 Honeysuckle Rose AFRS ONS-854
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 06 April 1945
Broadcast, from 400 Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t);Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Joya Sherrill, Kay Davis(v)
45040601 Frustration unissued
45040602 Blue Cellophane unissued
45040603 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS unissued
45040604 I Didn't Know About You unissued
45040605 Rockabye river unissued
45040606 I Miss Your Kiss unissued
45040607 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, Kay Davis unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 07 April 1945
Broadcast, from 400 Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t);Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Joya Sherrill, Kay Davis(v)
45040701 Take The "A" Train  (theme) AFRS DWTD-01,02,04/09,11/20,22,23,24,29,42/48,50/58,60,63/71, 73/76, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001
45040702 Blutopia AFRS DWTD-02, DWTD-24, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001
45040703 Midriff AFRS DWTD-02, DETS 01, MJ 2MJP-1055, DETS 903 9001
45040704 Creole Love Call - vKD AFRS DWTD-02, AFRS DWTD-08, AFRS DWTD-48, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001
45040705 Suddenly It Jumped AFRS DWTD-05, AFRS DWTD-41, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001
45040706 Frustration AFRS DWTD-05, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001
45040707 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS DETS 01, DETS 903 9001
PERFUME SUITE
45040708       1. Balcony Serenade (Love) AFRS DWTD-02, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001
45040709       2. Strange feeling (Violence) - vAH AFRS DWTD-02, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001
45040710       3. Dancer In Love (Naiveté) AFRS DWTD-02, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001
45040711       4. Coloratura (Sophistication) AFRS DWTD-02, AFRS DWTD-23, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001
45040712 Air Conditioned Jungle AFRS DWTD-05, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001
45040713 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, Kay Davis AFRS DWTD-05, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001
45040714 Just Squeeze Me AFRS DWTD-06, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001
45040715 Passion Flower AFRS DWTD-01, AFRS DWTD-02, AFRS DWTD-06, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 11 April 1945
Broadcast, from 400 Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t);Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
45041101 Take The "A" Train  (theme) unissued
45041102 Someone unissued
45041103 Main Stem unissued
45041104 Don't You Know I Care - vAH unissued
45041105 Sentimental Journey unissued
45041106 I Didn't Know About You unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 14 April 1945
Broadcast, from 400 Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t);Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis(v)
45041401 Moon Mist Ar ARLP-12029, DETS BONUS, DETS 903 9001
Duke Ellington(p)
45041402 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' Ar ARLP-12029, DETS BONUS, DETS 903 9001
As before
45041403 Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen - vAH Ar ARLP-12029, DETS BONUS, DETS 903 9001
45041404 Mood Indigo Ar ARLP-12029, DETS BONUS, DETS 903 9001
Duke Ellington(p)
45041405 Chant For F.D. Roosevelt Ar ARLP-12029, DETS BONUS, DETS 903 9001
As before
45041406 Come Sunday Ar ARLP-12029, DETS BONUS, DETS 903 9001
45041407 A City Called Heaven - vKD Ar ARLP-12029, DETS BONUS, DETS 903 9001
45041408 Creole Love Call - vKD Ar ARLP-12029, DETS BONUS, DETS 903 9001
45041409 Moon Mist Ar ARLP-12029, DETS BONUS, DETS 903 9001
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 15 April 1945
Broadcast, from Radio City
Duke Ellington(p)
45041501 ¬ Sophisticated Lady unissued
45041502 _| Solitude unissued
Mti, Choir(v) added
45041503 Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen - vMTi, Choir unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 21 April 1945
Broadcast, from 400 Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Kay Davis, Marie Ellington(v)
45042201 Take The "A" Train  (theme) DETS 02, DETS 903 9002
45042202 Mood To Be Wooed AFRS DWTD-01, AFRS DWTD-06, AFRS DWTD-23, DETS 02, DETS 903 9002
45042203 If You Are But A Dream - vKD AFRS DWTD-01, AFRS DWTD-35, ETS 02, DETS 903 9002
45042204 Riff Staccato AFRS DWTD-01, AFRS DWTD-24, DETS 02, DETS 903 9002
45042205 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vKD DETS 02, DETS 903 9002
45042206 West Indian Dance AFRS DWTD-01, DETS 02, DETS 903 9002, Cl (F) 915
45042207 The Blues - vME AFRS DWTD-01, AFRS DWTD-24, DETS 02, DETS 903 9002, Cl (F) 915
45042208 Emancipation Celebration AFRS DWTD-01, DETS 02, DETS 903 9002, Cl (F) 915
45042209 Sugar Hill Penthouse AFRS DWTD-01, AFRS DWTD-62, ETS 02, DETS 903 9002, Cl (F) 915
45042210 I Didn't Know About You AFRS DWTD-01, DETS 02, DETS 903 9002
45042211 Stomp, Look and Listen AFRS DWTD-01, AFRS DWTD-14, ETS 02, DETS 903 9002
45042212 Frantic Fantasy AFRS DWTD-23, DETS 02, DETS 903 9002, Cl (F) 915
45042213 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan AFRS DWTD-06, AFRS DWTD-23, DETS 02, DETS 903 9002, Cl (F) 915
45042214 I Didn't Know About You DETS 02, DETS 903 9002
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 22 April 1945
MBS broadcast
Duke Ellington, Dick Brown(tk)
45042201 Interview by Dick Brown unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 22 April 1945
Broadcast, from 400 Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis(v)
45042215 Take The "A" Train  (theme) Dk D-1011
45042216 After A While Dk D-1011
45042217 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, KD Dk D-1011
45042218 Riff Staccato Dk D-1011
45042219 I Didn't Know About You Dk D-1011
45042220 Main Stem Dk D-1011
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 24 April 1945
Broadcast, from 400 Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
45402401 All At Once unissued
45402402 Candy unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 26 April 1945
RCA-Victor recording session
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Joya Sherrill(v)
45042601 Kissing Bug - vJS Vi 20-1670, (F) RCA FXM 1 7303, Cl (F) 915
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 26 April 1945
Broadcast, from 400 Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Kay Davis(v)
45042602 If You Are But A Dream - vKD unissued
45042603 West Indian Dance unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 28 April 1945
Broadcast, from 400 Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Joya Sherrill(v)
45042801 Take The "A" Train  (theme) AFRS DWTD-03, DETS 03, DETS 903 9002
45042802 Midriff AFRS DWTD-03, DETS 03, DETS 903 9002
45042803 Carnegie Blues DETS 03, DETS 903 9002
45042804 Someone AFRS DWTD-05, DWTD-24, DETS 03, DETS 903 9002
45042805 My Little Brown Book - vAH AFRS DWTD-05, DETS 03, DETS 903 9002
45042806 Kssing Bug - vJS AFRS DWTD-05, DETS 03, DETS 903 9002
45042807 Ring Dem Bells - vRN AFRS DWTD-05, DETS 03, DETS 903 9002
45042808 I'm Beginning To See The Light DETS 03, DETS 903 9002
45042809 Worksong AFRS DWTD-03, DETS 03, DETS 903 9002
45042810 Come Sunday AFRS DWTD-03, AFRS DWTD-14, DETS 03, DETS 903 9002
45042811 Candy - vRN AFRS DWTD-03, DETS 03, DETS 903 9002
45042812 Teardrops In The Rain DETS 03, DETS 903 9002
45042813 Accentuate The Positive - vJS AFRS DWTD-03, DETS 03, DETS 903 9002
45042814 Way Low AFRS DWTD-03, DETS 03, DETS 903 9002
45042815 Take The "A" Train  (theme) DETS 03, DETS 903 9002
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH TOMMY DORSEY AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 29 April 1945
NBC broadcast
Duke Ellington(p) with Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra
45042901 I Didn't Know About You - vTSe unissued
45042902 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vTSe unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH RHYTHM   Same sesion
Duke Ellington(p); Sid Bloch(sb); Buddy Rich(d)
45042903 Dancers In Love unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 29 April 1945
Broadcast, from 400 Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Joya Sherrill(v)
45042904 Hit Me With A Hot Note - vJS unissued
45042905 I Should Care unissued
45042906 Clementine unissued
45042907 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS unissued
45042908 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY April 1945
Broadcast, from 400 Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
45043001 Suddenly It Jumped unissued
45043002 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 01 May 1945
RCA-Victor recording session
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Joya Sherrill(v)
45050101 D5VB233-1 Everything But You - vJS Vi 20-1697, (F) RCA FXM 1 7303, Cl (F) 915
45050102 D5VB234-1 Riff Staccato - vRN Vi 20-1697, (F) RCA FXM 1 7303, Cl (F) 915
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 01 May 1945
MBS Broadcast
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Joya Sherrill(v)
45050101 Take The "A" Train DETS 903 9010
45050102 I Miss Your Kiss DETS 903 9010
45050103 He's Home For A Little While - vJS DETS 903 9010
45050104 Riff Staccato - vRN DETS 903 9010
45050105 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, Kay Davis DETS 903 9010
45050106 I'm Beginning To See The Light DETS 903 9010
Further research by David Palmquist has shown that this is, in fact, the correct date and that it is an MBS, not a CBS, broadcast
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Newark, NJ 05 May 1945
Broadcast, from Adams Theatre
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Joya Sherrill(v)
45050501 Take The "A" Train  (theme) Fm FA 1001, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003
45050502 Blutopia AFRS DWTD-04, AFRS DWTD-08, AFRS DWTD-29, Fm FA-1001, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003
45050503 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 04
45050504 Clementine AFRS DWTD-06, Fm FA-1001, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003
45050505 My Heart Sings - vJS AFRS DWTD-06, AFRS DWTD-35, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003
45050506 Sentimental Journey AFRS DWTD-04, AFRS DWTD-06, AFRS DWTD-13, AFRS DWTD-29, Fm FA-1001, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003
45050507 I Got It Bad - vAH AFRS DWTD-06, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003
45050508 Three Cent Stomp AFRS DWTD-06, AFRS DWTD-24, Fm FA-1001, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003
45050509 Black And Tan Fantasy AFRS DWTD-06, AFRS DWTD-35, Fm FA-1001, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003
45050510 Blue Skies AFRS DWTD 24, ETS 04, DETS 903 9003
45050511 Passion Flower AFRS DWTD-04, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003
45050512 Air Conditioned Jungle AFRS DWTD-04, AFRS DWTD-29, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003
45050513 Frantic Fantasy AFRS DWTD-04, F, FA-1001, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003
45050514 I'm Beginning To See The Light with D.E. Bond Promo DETS 04, DETS 903 9003
45050515 Main Stem AFRS DWTD-04, AFRS DWTD-26, Fm FA-1001, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003
45050516 Everything But You - vJS AFRS DWTD-04, AFRS DWTD-08, AFRS DWTD-62, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003
45050517 Carnegie Blues AFRS DWTD-04, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003
45050518 Jump For Joy - vRN DETS 04, DETS 903 9003
45050519 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DETS 04, DETS 903 9003
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 10 May 1945
RCA-Victor recording session
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
45051001 D5VB261-1 Prelude To A Kiss RCA LPT-1004, (F)RCA FXM 1 7303, Cl (F) 915
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 11 May 1945
RCA-Victor recording session
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Kay Davis(v)
45051101 D5VB262-1 Caravan Vi 20-3291, (F)RCA FXM 1 7303, Cl (F) 915
45051102 D5VB263-1 Black And Tan Fantasy RCA LPT-1004, RCA LPM-6009, (F)RCA FXM 1 7303, Cl (F) 915
45051103 D5VB264-1 Mood Indigo - vKD RCA LPM-6009, (F)RCA FXM 1 7303, Cl (F) 915
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 12 May 1945
Broadcast, from Radio City
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Bob Haggart(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Joya Sherrill, Kay Davis, Marie Ellington(v)
45051201 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 05,  DETS 903 9003
45051202 Carnegie Blues AFRS DWTD-07, AFRS DWTD-14, DETS 05, DETS 903 9003
45051203 Riff Staccato - vRN AFRS DWTD-07, DETS 05  , DETS 903 9003
45051204 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 05, DETS 903 9003
45051205 All At Once AFRS DWTD-07, AFRS DWTD-71, DETS 05, DETS 903 9003
45051206 Yesterdays - vKD AFRS DWTD-07, AFRS DWTD-14, AFRS DWTD-71, DETS 05, DETS 903 9003
45051207 I Miss Your Kiss AFRS DWTD-07, DETS 05, JSo AA-501, DETS 903 9003
45051208 Accentuate The Positive - vJS AFRS DWTD-07, AFRS DWTD-61, DETS 05, JSo AA-501, DETS 903 9003
45051209 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 05, DETS 903 9003
45051210 Blue Cellophane AFRS DWTD-07, DETS 05, DETS 903 9003
45051211 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 05, DETS 903 9003
45051212 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 05, DETS 903 9003
45051213 Prelude To A Kiss AFRS DWTD-08, DETS 05, DETS 903 9003, Cl (F) 951
45051214 Caravan AFRS DWTD-08, AFRS DWTD-47 DETS 05, DETS 903 9003
Duke Ellington(p)
45051215 Sophisticated Lady AFRS DWTD-08, AFRS DWTD-35, AFRS DWTD-61, DETS 05, DETS 903 9003
As before
45051216 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, KD AFRS DWTD-07, DETS 05, DETS 903 9003
45051217 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS DETS 05, DETS 903 9003
45051218 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 05, DETS 903 9003
45051219 In A Mellow Tone AFRS DWTD-07, DETS 05, DETS 903 9003
45051220 Harlem Airshaft AFRS DWTD-08, AFRS DWTD-26, DETS 05, DETS 903 9003, Cl (F) 915
45051221 I Don't Mind - vME AFRS DWTD-08, DETS 05, DETS 903 9003
45051222 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 05, DETS 903 9003
45051223 Jeep Is Jumpin' AFRS DWTD-26, DETS 05
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 14 May 1945
RCA-Victor recording session
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Bob Haggart(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Joya Sherrill, Kay Davis, Marie Ellington(v)
45051401 D5VB265-1 In A Sentimental Mood Vi 20-3291, RCA LPT-1004, (F)RCA FXM 1 7303, Cl (F) 915
45051402 D5VB266-1 It Don't Mean A Thing - vME,JS,ME HMV J0-264, RCA LPT-1004, (F)RCA FXM 1 7303, Cl (F) 915
45051403 D5VB267-1 Sophisticated Lady RCA LPT-1004, RCA LPM-6009, (F)RCA FXM 1 7303, Cl (F) 915
TOMMY DORSEY WITH DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA   Same session
Add Tommy Dorsey(tb)
45051404 D5VB268-1 Tonight I Shall Sleep Vi 45-0002, (F)RCA FXM 1 7303
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH TOMMY DORSEY'S ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 14 May 1945
RCA-Victor recording session
Charlie Shavers(t); Tommy Dorsey(tb); Duke Ellington(p); Buddy Rich(d) with Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra
45051405 D5VB258-1 The Minor Goes Muggin' Vi 45-0002, (F)RCA PM 42397
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 15 May 1945
RCA-Victor recording session
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Joya Sherrill(v)
45051501 D5VB269-1 I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart - vJS RCA LPT-1004, (F)RCA FXM 1 7303, Cl (F) 915
45051502 D5VB269-1 I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart - vJS RCA J0-268, RCA LPV-553, (F)RCA FXM 1 7303, Nw RP2056
45051503 D5VB270-1 Solitude - vAH, Marie Ellington, Joya Sherrill, Kay Davis RCA J0-249, RCA LPT-1004, (F)RCA FXM 1 7303, Cl (F) 915
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS RHYTHM New York City, NY 16 May 1945
RCA-Victor recording session
Duke Ellington(p); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
45051601 D5VB271-1 Frankie And Johnny Vi 20-2324, Bb 2178-2-RB, (F)RCA PM 42047, Cl (F) 951
45051602 D5VB272-1 Jumping Room Only Vi 20-4281, Bb 2178-2-RB, (F)RCA PM 42047, Cl (F) 951
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA   Same session
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
45051603 D5VB273-1 Black Beauty HMV JO-249, RCA LPM-6009, , (F)RCA PM 42047, Cl (F) 951
45051604 D5VB274-1 Ev'ry Hour On The Hour - vAH Vi 20-1718, (F)RCA PM 42047, Cl (F) 951
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA DETROIT, MI 19 May 1945
Broadcast, from Paradise Theatre
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Joya Sherrill, Kay Davis(v)
45051901 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 
45051902 Teardrops In The Rain AFRS DWTD-09, DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 
45051903 Everything But You - vJS AFRS DWTD-09, DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 
45051904 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 
45051905 Perdido AFRS DWTD-09, DETS 06, Fm FA-1001, JSo AA-501, DETS 903 9004 
45051906 If You Are But A Dream - vKD AFRS DWTD-09, DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 
Duke Ellington(p); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
45051907 Pitter Panther Patter DETS 06, Fm FA-1001, DETS 903 9004 
As before
45051908 Emancipation Celebration DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 
45051909 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 
45051910 I Should Care Fm FA-1001, DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 
45051911 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 
45051912 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 
45051913 ¬ In A Sentimental Mood AFRS DWTD-09, Fm FA-1001, DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 
45051914  | It Don't Mean A Thing - vME, Joya Sherrill, Kay Davis AFRS DWTD-09, Fm FA-1001, DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 
45051915 _| Solitude - vAH, Marie Ellington, Joya Sherrill, Kay Davis AFRS DWTD-09, Fm FA-1001, DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 
45051916 I'm Beginning To See The Light DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 
45051917 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 
45051918 Just Squeeze Me AFRS DWTD-24, Fm FA-1001, DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 
45051919 C-Jam Blues AFRS DWTD-09, Fm FA-1001, DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 
45051920 Don't You Know I Care - vAH DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 
45051921 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 
45051922 Stomp Look And Listen DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 
45051923 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 26 May 1945
Broadcast, from Regal Theatre
Shelton Hemphill,  Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwicke(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Joya Sherrill, Kay Davis(v)
45052601 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 
45052602 Sugar Hill Penthouse AFRS DWTD-11, AFRS DWTD-28, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004, Cl (F) 951
45052603 Suddenly It Jumped AFRS DWTD-11, Fm FA-1002, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 
45052604 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 
45052605 Candy - vRN AFRS DWTD-13, AFRS DWTD-50, Fm FA-1002, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 
45052606 A Friend Of Yours AFRS DWTD-11, AFRS DWTD-38, AFRS DWTD-50,  Fm FA-1002, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 
45052607 Kissing Bug - vJS AFRS DWTD-11, AFRS DWTD-35, Fm FA-1002, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 
45052608 Hollywood Hangover AFRS DWTD-11, Fm FA-1002, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 
45052609 Laura AFRS DWTD-11, Fm FA-1002, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 
45052610 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 
45052611 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 
45052612 In The Shade Of The Old Apple Tree AFRS DWTD-11, Fm FA-1002, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004, Cl (F) 951
45052613 ¬ Frankie And Johnny AFRS DWTD-13, Fm FA-1002, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 
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