1941 — 1950

Notes:

  • † 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
Index Matrix No. Title Releases New DESOR
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4101a
41011502   | I Hear A Rhapsody - vHJ St P-132, DJD 28035, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4101b
41011503 BS055250   | Bounce St P-132, DJD 28035, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4101c
41011504   | It's Sad but True St P-132, DJD 28035, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4101d
41011505 _| Madame Will Drop Her Shawl St P-132, DJD 28035, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4101e
41011506 ¬ Frenesi St P-132, DJD 28035, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4101f
41011507   | Until Tonight St P-132, DJD 28035, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4101g
41011508 BS055251   | West Indian Stomp St P-132, DJD 28035, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4101h
41011509   | Love And I St P-132, DJD 28035, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4101i
41011510 _| John Hardy's Wife St P-132, DJD 28035, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4101j
 
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 DE4102a
41011602 Jumpin' Punkins QD Q-007, (F)RCA FXM 1 7134, MR MCD-084-2 DE4102b
 
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 DE4103a
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE9060a
41020602 Madame Will Drop Her Shawl unissued DE9060b
41020603 Jumpin' Punkins unissued DE9060c
41020604 Unidentified unissued DE9060d
41020606 Blue Serge unissued DE9060e
41020607 Are You Sticking? unissued DE9060f
41020608 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE9060g
41020609 A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing unissued DE9060h
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4104a
41021302 The Girl In My Dreams - vHJ unissued DE4104b
41021303 Clementine unissued DE4104c
41021304 A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing unissued DE4104d
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4105a
41021502 BS055284-1 Jumpin' Punkins (F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Nw RP2051 DE4105b
41021503 BS055284-2 Jumpin' Punkins Vi 27356, (F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Bb 5659-2-RB , Cl (F) 837, AMSC1143 DE4105c
41021504 BS055285-1 John Hardy's Wife Vi 27434, (F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Bb 5659-2-RB , Cl (F) 837, AMSC1143 DE4105d
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 DE4105e
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4106a
41021602 Take The "A" Train MR MCD-084-2 DE4106b
41021603 Jumpin' Punkins MR MCD-084-2 DE4106c
41021604 Flamingo - vHJ MR MCD-084-2 DE4106d
Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Jimmie Blanton(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
41021605 Jive Rhapsody MR MCD-084-2 DE4106e
As before
41021606 After All MR MCD-084-2 DE4106f
41021607 Chelsea Bridge MR MCD-084-2 DE4106g
41021608 Love Like This Can't Last - vIA MR MCD-084-2 DE4106h
41021609 Blue Serge MR MCD-084-2 DE4106i
41021610 Take The "A" Train (theme) MR MCD-084-2 DE4106j
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4107xa
41022002 Are You Sticking? Bb 82876-60091-2-1 DE4107a
41022003 Chelsea Bridge Bb 82876-60091-2-1 DE4107b
41022004 Love Like This Can't Last - vIA Bb 82876-60091-2-1 DE4107c
41022005 Moon Mist Bb 82876-60091-2-1 DE4107d
41022006 Take The "A" Train (theme) Bb 82876-60091-2-1 DE4107xb
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE9025a
 
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 DE4108a
41051402 BS065604-2 Dear Old Southland Vi 27564,(F)FXM 1 7135, Cl (F) 837 DE4108b
41051403 BS065605-1 Solitude Vi 27564,(F)FXM 1 7135, Bb 2178-2-RB, Cl (F) 837 DE4108c
41051404 BS065605-2 Solitude (F)FXM 1 7135, Bb 2178-2-RB, Nw RP2051 DE4108d
 
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 DE4109a
 
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 DE4109b
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4110a
41060502 B061284-1 Are You Sticking? V1 27804, (F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 837, AMSC1143 DE4110b
41060503 B061284-2 Are You Sticking? (F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Nw RP2051 DE4110c
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 DE4110d
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 DE4110e
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4112a
41060507 Sepia Panorama Bb 82876-60091-2-1 DE4112b
41060508 It's Square But It Rocks Bb 82876-60091-2-1 DE4112c
41060509 Day Dream unissued DE4112d
41060510 In A Mellow Tone Bb 82876-60091-2-1 DE4112e
41060511 ¬ The Second Portrait Of The Lion unissued DE4112f
41060512 _| Raincheck unissued DE4112g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Los Angeles, CA 09 June 1941
MBS studio broadcast
Duke Ellington(p,tk); Herb Jeffries(v); Eddie Rochester” Anderson(tk)
41060901 Talk about Canada Lee https://tinyurl.com/y84jr8be
41060902 Brown Skin Gal - vHJ https://tinyurl.com/y84jr8be DE4111a
41060903 Intro talk https://tinyurl.com/y84jr8be
41060904 Chocolate Shake https://tinyurl.com/y84jr8be DE4111b
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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) DE4113a
41061202 _| Raincheck JA 15, (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A), MDD 006 DE4113b
41061203 Flamingo - vHJ unissued DE4113c
41061204 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' Rt 56 DE4113d
41061205 The Giddy-Bug Gallop unissued DE4113e
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4114a
41061602 John Hardy's Wife unissued DE4114b
41061603 It's Square But It Rocks - vIA unissued DE4114c
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4115a
41062602 BS061319-1 I Got It Bad - vIA Vi 27531, (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(A), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 837, AMSC1143 DE4115b
41062603 BS061319-2 I Got It Bad - vIA (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(A), BL SPV 305822, Nw RP2051 DE4115c
 
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 DE4207a
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4116a
41070202 BS061339-1 Brown-Skin Gal - vHJ Vi 27517, FXM 1 7201(A), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 837 DE4116b
41070203 BS061340-1 Jump For Joy - vHJ Vi 27517, FXM 1 7201(A), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 837 DE4116c
41070204 BS061340-2 Jump For Joy - vIA FXM 1 7201(A), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 851 DE4116d
41070205 BS061341-1 Moon Over Cuba Vi 27587, FXM 1 7201(A), FXM 1 7201(B), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 851, AMSC1143 DE4116e
 
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 DE4117a
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 DE4117b
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 DE4117c
41070304 BS061344-2 Menelik - The Lion Of Judah RCA 09026-63386-2 DE4117xa
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 DE4117d
 
JOHNNY HODGES AND HIS ORCHESTRA Same session
Ray Nance(t); Lawrence Brown(tb); Barney Bigard(cl,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 DE4117e
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 DE4117f
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 DE4117g
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 DE4117h
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4118a
41082502 Flamingo - vHJ Co CBS Forecast N. 12 DE4118b
41082503 Jumpin' Punkins Co CBS Forecast N. 12 DE4118c
 
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" DE4119a
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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, MDD 006 DE4120a
41091702   | Chelsea Bridge St P-169, DJD 28035(F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A), VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4120b
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 DE4120c
41091704   | After All St P-169, DJD 28035(F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A), VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4120d
41091705 _| The Girl In My Dreams - vHJ St P-169, DJD 28035(F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A), VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4120e
41091706 ¬ Jumpin' Punkins St P-169, DJD 28035(F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A), VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4120f
41091707 BS061662   | Frankie And Johnny St P-169, DJD 28035(F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A), VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4120g
41091708   | Flamingo - vHJ St P-169, DJD 28035(F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A), VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4120h
41091709 _| Bakiff St P-169, DJD 28035(F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A), VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4120i
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4121a
41092602 BS061685-1 Rocks In My Bed - vIA Vi 27639, (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(B), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 851 DE4121b
41092603 BS061686-1 Bli-Blip - vRN Vi 27639, (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(B), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 851 DE4121c
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
41092604 BS061687-1 Chelsea Bridge (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(B), Cl (F) 851 DE4121d
 
BARNEY BIGARD AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 29 September 1941
RCA-Victor recording session
Ray Nance(t); ~JT(tb); Barney Bigard(cl,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 DE4122a
41092902 BS061689-1 Noir Bleu (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(B), Cl (F) 851 DE4122b
41092903 BS061690-1 C Blues (C-Jam Blues) Bb B-11581, (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(B), Cl (F) 851 DE4122c
41092904 BS061691-1 June (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(B), Cl (F) 851 DE4122d
 
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 DE4123a
41100902 Flamingo JHP CD 48736 DE4123b
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4124a
41113002 I Got It Bad - vIA Sv SLP-6000 DE4124b
41113003 Flamingo - vHJ (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A), Sv SLP-6000 DE4124c
41113004 Bli-Blip - vPW, MB (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A) DE4124d
41113005 C-Jam Blues ER 1002 DE4124e
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4125a
41120202 BS061942-1 What Good Would It Do? - vHJ Vi 27740, (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(B), Cl (F) 851 DE4125b
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 DE4125c
41120204 BS061943-2 I Don't Know What Kind Of Blues I've Got - vHJ RCA 09026 63386, Nw RP2051 DE4125d
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
41120205 BS0616887-2 Chelsea Bridge Vi 27740, (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(B), Cl (F) 851, AMSC1143 DE4125e
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4126a
41120302   | Bugle Breaks St P-183, Te M-550, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4126b
41120303 BS061946   | You And I - vHJ St P-183, Te M-550, Sd SCD 4107 DE4126c
41120304   | Have You Changed? St P-183, Te M-550, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4126d
41120305 _| Raincheck St P-183, Te M-550, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4126e
41120306 ¬ Blue Serge St P-183, Te M-550, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4126f
41120307   | Moon Mist St P-183, Te M-550, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4126g
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 DE4126h
41120309   | Easy Street St P-183, Te M-550, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4126i
41120310 _| Perdido St P-183, Te M-550, VJC 1003-2, Sd SCD 4107 DE4126j
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4201a
42012102 BS070682-2 Perdido RCA 07863-66790-2, Nw RP2056 DE4201b
42012103 BS070683-1 C-Jam Blues Vi 27756, (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(B), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 867, AMSC1143 DE4201c
42012104 BS070684-1 Moon Mist Vi 27880, Bb 5659-2-RB , BL SPV 305822, Cl (F) 867 DE4201d
42012105 BS070684-2 Moon Mist (F)RCA FXM 1 7301, Nw RP2056 DE4201e
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4202a
42022602 BS071891-1 I Don't Mind - vIA Vi 09026-63386-2, Nw RP2056 DE4202b
42022603 BS071891-2 I Don't Mind - vIA Vi 20-1598, (F)RCA FXM 1 7301, Bb 5659-2, Cl (F) 867 DE4202c
42022604 BS071892-1 Someone Vi 20-1584, (F)RCA FXM 1 7301, Bb 5659-2, Cl (F) 867 DE4202d
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4203a
42042002 Barzalli Lou unissued DE4203b
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4204a
42050202 Swing Shifters Swing Rt 70, 903 9021 DE4204b
42050203 Main Stem 903 9021 DE4204c
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4205a
42050702 The Strollers unissued DE4205b
42050703 I Don't Want To Walk Without You unissued DE4205c
42050704 Just Fiddlin' Around unissued DE4205d
42050705 I Don't Mind - vIA unissued DE4205e
42050706 John Hardy's Wife unissued DE4205f
42050707 Someone (Blue Again#) unissued DE4205g
42050708 Body And Soul unissued DE4205h
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4206a
42052002 Body And Soul - vHJ unissued DE4206b
42052003 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE4206c
 
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 Bigard(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Otto Hardwick(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 DE4208a
42062602 BS072438-1 Main Stem Vi 20-1556, (F)RCA FXM 1 7301, Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 867 DE4208b
42062603 BS072439-1 Johnny Come Lately Vi 20-1556, (F)RCA FXM 1 7301, Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 867 DE4208c
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4209a
42071402 Ko-Ko 903 9021 DE4209b
42071403 Take The "A" Train (theme) 903 9021 DE4209c
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4210a
42071402 The Strollers JA 15, 903 9021 DE4210b
42071403 Rocks In My Bed - vIA 903 9021 DE4210c
42071404 John Hardy's Wife 903 9021 DE4210d
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4211a
42071502 All I Need Is You unissued DE4211b
42071503 Perdido unissued DE4211c
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4212a
42071902 Take The "A" Train unissued DE4212b
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4213a
42072102 Rose Of The Rio Grande unissued DE4213b
42072103 I Didn't Know About You NI 4016 DE4213c
42072104 Things Ain't What They Used to Be BJ LP-3004, NI 4016 DE4213d
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4214a
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4215a
42072602 The Sergeant Was Shy unissued DE4215b
42072603 I Don't Mind - vIA unissued DE4215c
42072604 What Am I Here For? unissued DE4215d
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4216a
42072702 Bakiff unissued DE4216b
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4217a
42072802 BS074781-2 Hayfoot, Strawfoot - vIA Bb 5659-2-RB, Nw RP2056 DE4217b
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 DE4217c
42072804 BS074782-2 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) (F)RCA FXM 1 7301, Nw RP2056 DE4217d
42072805 BS074783-1 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN Vi 20-1528, (F)RCA FXM 1 7301, Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 867 DE4217e
42072806 BS074784-1 Sherman Shuffle Vi 20-1505, (F)RCA FXM 1 7301, Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl (F) 867 DE4217f
NB. This was Duke Ellington's 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 Hardwick(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 DE4218a
42072808 Five O'Clock Drag NI 4016 DE4218b
42072809 Perdido NI 4016 DE4218c
42072810 Solitude - vIA NI 4016 DE4218d
42072811 Barzallai Lou NI 4016 DE4218e
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4219a
42080002 Unbooted Character unissued DE4219b
42080003 Concerto For Cootie unissued DE4219d
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4222a
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4223a
42080802 Sherman Shuffle unissued DE4223b
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4224a
42081102 Things Ain't What They Used to Be unissued DE4224b
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4225a
42081302 Manhattan Serenade - vJS unissued DE4225b
42081303 What Am I Here For? unissued DE4225c
42081304 Be Careful, It's My Heart unissued DE4225d
42081305 Perdido unissued DE4225e
42081306 At Last unissued DE4225f
42081307 Massachusetts - vJS unissued DE4225g
42081308 Things Ain't What They Used to Be unissued DE4225h
 
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 Hardwick(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 tinyurl.com/9nqzhfrx DE4226a
42082902 Who Wouldn't Love You? Te M-554, tinyurl.com/9nqzhfrx DE4226b
42082903 Unidentified Te M-554, tinyurl.com/9nqzhfrx DE4226c
42082904 I Don't Want To Walk Without You Te M-554, tinyurl.com/9nqzhfrx DE4226d
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4227a
42092802 Going Up HS 5003, TCM R2-72245 DE4227b
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 Hardwick(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 DE4228a
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 Hardwick(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 DE4229a
42090502 Hayfoot, Strawfoot - vBR AFRS J-1, Sn SB-214 DE4229b
42090503 Going Up AFRS J-1, Sn SB-214 DE4229c
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 Hardwick(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 DE4230a
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 Hardwick(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 DE4231a
42111902 Perdido AFRS BW-31, Dk D-1011 DE4231b
42111903 Just As I Thought You Were Here - vJBr AFRS BW-31, Dk D-1011 DE4231c
42111904 Hayfoot, Strawfoot - vBR Dk D-1011 DE4231d
42111905 Don't Get Around much Anymore BJ LP-3004, Dk D-1011, Rt 70 DE4231e
42111906 Going Up BJ LP-3004, Dk D-1011, Rt 70 DE4231f
42111907 Things Ain't What They Used to Be Dk D-1011 DE4231g
42111908 Take The "A" Train (theme) Dk D-1011 DE4231h
42111909 Coca Cola Theme Dk D-1011 DE4231i
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4232a
42121702 Dearly Beloved - vJBr BJ LP-3004 DE4232b
42121703 Perdido BJ LP-3004 DE4232c
42121704 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN BJ LP-3004 DE4232d
42121705 Mr. Five By Five - vBR BJ LP-3004 DE4232e
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4301a
43012302 Black And Tan Fantasy Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301b
43012303 Rockin' In Rhythm Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301c
43012304 Moon Mist HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301d
43012305 Jumpin' Punkins HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301e
43012306 A Portrait Of Bert Williams HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301f
43012307 Bojangles HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301g
43012308 Black Beauty (A Portrait Of Florence Mills) unissued DE4301h
BLACK, BROWN AND BEIGE
  A. BLACK
43012309       01. Worksong FDC 1004 DE4301i
43012310       02. Come Sunday FDC 1004 DE4301j
43012311       03. Light FDC 1004, HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301k
  B. BROWN
43012312       04. West Indian Dance FDC 1004, HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301l
43012313       05. Come Sunday FDC 1004, HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301m
43012314       06. The Blues - vBR FDC 1004, HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301n
  C. BEIGE
43012315       07. A View From Central Park FDC 1004, HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301o
43012316       08. Cy Runs Rock Waltz FDC 1004, HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301p
43012317       09. Interlude - Cy Runs Rock Waltz FDC 1004, HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301q
43012318       10. Sugar Hill Penthouse FDC 1004, HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301r
43012319       11. Finale FDC 1004, HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301s
43012320 Ko-Ko HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301t
43012321 Dirge HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301u
43012322 Johnny Come Lately (Stomp) HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301w
43012323 Are You Sticking? HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301x
43012324 Bakiff HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301y
43012325 Jack The Bear HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301z
43012326 BLUE BELLS OF HARLEM HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301aa
43012327 Cotton Tail HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301ab
43012328 Day Dream HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301ac
43012329 Boy Meets Horn HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301ad
43012330 Rose Of The Rio Grande HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301ae
43012331 Don't Get Around Much Anymore HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301af
43012332 Going Up HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301ag
43012333 Mood Indigo HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4301ah
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4302a
43012802 What Am I Here For? unissued DE4302b
43012803 Main Stem unissued DE4302c
43012804 Day Dream unissued DE4302d
BLACK, BROWN AND BEIGE
  A. BLACK
43012805       01. Worksong HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4302e
43012806       02. Come Sunday HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4302f
43012807       03. Light unissued DE4302g
  B. BROWN
43012808       04. West Indian Dance unissued DE4302h
43012809       05. Come Sunday MJ MJCD 1140 DE4302i
43012810       06. The Blues - vBR JA15 DE4302j
  C. BEIGE
43012811       07. A View From Central Park unissued DE4302k
43012812       08. Cy Runs Rock Waltz unissued DE4302l
43012813       09. Interlude - Cy Runs Rock Waltz unissued DE4302m
43012814       10. Sugar Hill Penthouse unissued DE4302n
43012815       11. Finale unissued DE4302o
43012816 Jumpin' Punkins unissued DE4302p
43012817 Dirge unissued DE4302q
43012818 Johnny Come Lately unissued DE4302r
43012819 Black Beauty (A Portrait Of Florence Mills) HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, DRCD11210 DE4302s
43012820 Bakiff unissued DE4302t
43012821 Black And Tan Fantasy unissued DE4302u
43012822 BLUE BELLS OF HARLEM unissued DE4302v
43012823 Boy Meets Horn unissued DE4302w
 
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 DE4303a
43040302 Hayfoot, Strawfoot - vBR Az LP-431, Sv 101 8359 DE4303b
43040303 It Can't Be Wrong Az LP-431, Sv 101 8359 DE4303c
43040304 What Am I Here For? Az LP-431, Sv 101 8359 DE4303d
43040305 Main Stem Az LP-431, Sv 101 8359 DE4303e
43040306 Could It Be You? Az LP-431, Sv 101 8359 DE4303f
43040307 Going Up Az LP-431, Sv 101 8359 DE4303g
43040308 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Az LP-431, Sv 101 8359 DE4303h
43040309 Nevada Az LP-431, Sv 101 8359 DE4303i
43040310 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Az LP-431, Sv 101 8359 DE4303j
 
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 DE4304a
43040402 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Rt 56, Sv 101 8359 DE4304b
43040403 Main Stem Rt 56, Sv 101 8359 DE4304c
43040404 I Don't Want Nobody At All - vBR Rt 56, Sv 101 8359 DE4304d
43040405 Johnny Come Lately Rt 56, Sv 101 8359 DE4304e
43040406 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Rt 56, Sv 101 8359 DE4304f
 
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 DE4305a
43040702 You'll Never Know - vBR unissued DE4305b
43040703 Way Low unissued DE4305c
43040704 Hayfoot, Strawfoot - vBR unissued DE4305d
43040705 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued DE4305e
 
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 DE4306a
43041002 It Can't Be Wrong unissued DE4306b
43041003 Harlem Air Shaft unissued DE4306c
43041004 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued DE4306d
 
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 DE4308a
43041702 What Am I Here For? Az LP-431 DE4308b
43041703 Barzallai Lou Az LP-431 DE4308c
43041704 Ring Around The Moon - vJBr Az LP-431 DE4308d
43041705 Cotton Tail Az LP-431 DE4308e
43041706 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Az LP-431 DE4308f
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4309a
It Can't Be Wrong unissued DE4309b
Three Cent Stomp unissued DE4309c
 
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 DE4310a
43042102 _| Sophisticated Lady Rt 70 DE4310b
43042103 It Don't Mean A Thing unissued DE4310c
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4311a
 
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 DE4307a
43042502 Hayfoot, Strawfoot unissued DE4307b
43042503 It Can't Be Wrong unissued DE4307c
43042504 It's Been So Long unissued DE4307d
43042505 Perdido unissued DE4307e
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4313a
43050102 Hayfoot, Strawfoot JSo AA-501, DETS 903 9001 DE4313b
43050103 Don't Get Around Much Anymore JSo AA-501, DETS 903 9001 DE4313c
43050104 A Slip Of The Lip JSo AA-501, DETS 903 9001 DE4313d
43050105 Take The "A" Train DETS 903 9001 DE4313e
 
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 DE4314a
43050202 It Don't Mean A Thing unissued DE4314b
 
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 DE4315a
43051002 In A Mellow Tone unissued DE4315b
43051003 I Don't Want Anybody At All - vBR unissued DE4315c
43051004 Barzallai Lou Ca CAR-435 DE4315d
43051005 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued DE4315e
 
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 DE4316a
 
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 DE4317a
43052502 Java Jive Dk D-1015 DE4317b
43052503 Day Dream Dk D-1015 DE4317c
43052504 Way Low Dk D-1015 DE4317d
43052505 Perdido Dk D-1015 DE4317e
43052506 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Dk D-1015 DE4317f
 
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 DE4312a
43042802 Around My Heart unissued DE4312b
43042803 Perdido unissued DE4312c
43042804 Ogeechee River Lullaby - vJBr unissued DE4312d
 
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 DE4319a
43053002 The Canteen Bounce AFRS J-69, AFRS BW-31 DE4319xa
43053003 Perdido AFRS BW-31, AFRS BW-31 DE4319xb
43053004 Hayfoot, Strawfoot - vBR AFRS J-69, AFRS BW-31 DE4319xc
43053005 Don't Get Around Much Anymore AFRS BW-31 DE4319b
43053006 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN AFRS BW-31 DE4319c
43053007 Ring Dem Bells AFRS BW-31 DE4319d
43053008 Things Ain't What They Used To Be AFRS BW-31 DE4319e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Same session
Duke Ellington, Tobe Reed (tk)
43053001 Interview by Reed unissued DE4319xd
 
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 DE4321a
43060602 You'll Never Know JA 15, Sv 101 8359 DE4321b
43060603 Oh! Lady Be Good unissued DE4321c
43060604 Tonight I shall Sleep JA 15, Sv 101 8359 DE4321d
43060605 Nevada unissued DE4321e
43060606 Just Squeeze Me (Subtle Slough) unissued DE4321f
43060607 I Don't Know What Kind Of Blues I've Got - vBR Sv 101 8359 DE4321g
43060608 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Sv 101 8359 DE4321h
43060609 Moon Mist Sv 101 8359 DE4321i
 
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 DE4322a
43060702 Main Stem unissued DE4322b
 
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 DE4324a
43061702 _| Sophisticated Lady unissued DE4324b
43061703 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan unissued DE4324c
43061704 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Co CK-48654 DE4324d
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 DE4325a
43061802 Bojangles Rt 56 DE4325b
43061803 People will Say We're In Love Rt 56 DE4325c
43061804 Five O'Clock Drag Rt 56 DE4325d
43061805 Johnny Come Lately Rt 56 DE4325e
43061806 Tonight I Shall Sleep Rt 56 DE4325f
43061807 Wait For Me, Mary Rt 56 DE4325g
43061808 It's Been So Long Rt 56 DE4325h
43061809 Blue Skies Rt 56 DE4325i
43061810 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued DE4325j
 
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 DE4326a
43061902 Unidentified - vBaW,DE unissued DE4326b
43061903 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued DE4326c
 
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 DE4327a
43062002 Black Beauty Hu HC 6.001 DE4327b
43062003 Could It Be You? Hu HC 6.001 DE4327c
43062004 I Have Faith Hu HC 6.001 DE4327d
43062005 Time On My Hands Hu HC 6.001 DE4327e
43062006 Tonight I Shall Sleep - vBR Hu HC 6.001 DE4327f
43062007 C-Jam Blues Hu HC 6.001 DE4327g
43062008 BLUE BELLS OF HARLEM Hu HC 6.001 DE4327h
43062009 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Hu HC 6.001 DE4327i
43062010 Moon Mist Hu HC 6.001 DE4327j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 25 June 1943
CBS broadcast
Duke Ellington(p)
43072501 Solitude GoJ 1002 DE4335a
 
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 DE4335b
 
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 DE9022a
 
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 DE4328a
43062702 Close to You Hu HC 6.001 DE4328b
43062703 Baghdad Hu HC 6.001 DE4328c
43062704 Summertime - vAH Hu HC 6.001 DE4328d
43062705 Caravan Hu HC 6.001 DE4328e
43062706 Sunday, Monday Or Always Hu HC 6.001 DE4328f
43062707 Tonight I Shall Sleep Hu HC 6.001 DE4328g
43062708 Dinah's In A Jam - vRN Hu HC 6.001 DE4328h
43062709 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Hu HC 6.001 DE4328i
43062710 Moon Mist Hu HC 6.001 DE4328j
 
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 DE4329a
43063002 Don't Get Around Much Anymore TSP 231/232, DETS 46, DETS 903 9001 DE4329b
43063003 Caravan TSP 231/232, DETS 46, DETS 903 9001 DE4329c
43063004 Bond Promo DETS 903 9001
43063005 I Can't Be Wrong - vAH TSP 231/232, DETS 46, DETS 903 9001 DE4329d
43063006 Johnny Come Lately TSP 231/232, DETS 46, DETS 903 9001 DE4329e
43063007 Take The"A" Train TSP 231/232, DETS 46, DETS 903 9001 DE4329f
43063008 Wait For Me Mary TSP 231/232, DETS 46, DETS 903 9001 DE4329g
43063009 Moon Mist TSP 231/232, DETS 46, DETS 903 9001 DE4329h
43063010 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN TSP 231/232, DETS 46, DETS 903 9001 DE4329i
43063011 Things Ain't What They Used To Be TSP 231/232, DETS 46, DETS 903 9001 DE4329j
43063012 Take The "A" Train (Theme) TSP 233, DETS 46, DETS 903 9002 DE4329k
43063013 Tonight I Shall Sleep TSP 233, DETS 46, DETS 903 9002 DE4329l
43063014 Go Away Blues - vBR TSP 233, DETS 46, DETS 903 9002 DE4329m
43063015 Bond Promo DETS 903 9002
43063016 Creole Love Call TSP 233, DETS 46, DETS 903 9002 DE4329n
43063017 Three Cent Stomp TSP 233, DETS 46, DETS 903 9002 DE4329o
 
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 11 July 1943
BBC broadcast
Duke Ellington, Alistair Cooke(tk)
43071101 Interview by Cooke unissued DE4331a
 
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 DE4332a
43071103 Out Of Nowhere Hu HC 6.002 DE4332b
43071104 And Russia Is Her Name Hu HC 6.002 DE4332c
43071105 It Don't Mean A Thing Hu HC 6.002 DE4332d
43071106 Blue Serge Hu HC 6.002 DE4332e
43071107 BLUE BELLS OF HARLEM Hu HC 6.002 DE4332f
43071108 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Hu HC 6.002 DE4332g
 
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 DE4333a
 
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 DE4334a
43071502 I Left My Sugar In Salt Lake City - vBR unissued DE4334b
43071503 Sweet Georgia Brown JA 15 DE4334c
43071504 Going Up JA 15 DE4334d
 
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 DE4336a
 
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 DE4337a
43080902 Rumpus In Richmond unissued DE4337b
43080903 Creole Love Call unissued DE4337c
43080904 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE4337d
 
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 DE4338a
43081402 I Didn't Know About You Hu HC 6.002 DE4338b
43081403 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN Hu HC 6.002 DE4338c
43081404 There Is A Man In My Life Hu HC 6.002 DE4338d
Duke Ellington(p); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
43081405 Pitter Panther Patter Hu HC 6.002 DE4338e
As before
43081406 Rockin' In Rhythm Hu HC 6.002 DE4338f
43081407 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH Hu HC 6.002 DE4338g
43081408 Main Stem Hu HC 6.002 DE4338h
43081409 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Hu HC 6.002 DE4338i
 
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 DE4339a
43082102 And Russia Is Her Name 903 9021 DE4339b
43082103 Don't Get Around Much Anymore 903 9021 DE4339c
 
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? 903 9023 DE4340a
43082602 Baby Please Stop And Think About Me Ca CAR-435, 903 9023 DE4340b
43082603 Rocks In My Bed - vBR 903 9023 DE4340c
43082604 Clementine 903 9023 DE4340d
 
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 DE4341a
43082802 Way Low QD Q-071 DE4341b
43082803 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN QD Q-071 DE4341c
43082804 Rockin' In Rhythm QD Q-071 DE4341d
43082805 Tonight I Shall Sleep - vAH QD Q-071 DE4341e
43082806 Three Cent Stomp QD Q-071 DE4341f
43082807 I Don't Know What Kind Of Blues I've Got - vBR QD Q-071 DE4341g
43082808 Later Tonight QD Q-071 DE4341h
43082809 Don't Get Around Much Anymore QD Q-071 DE4341i
 
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 DE4342a
43082902 Do You Know? QD Q-071 DE4342b
43082903 Just Squeeze Me (Subtle Slough) QD Q-071 DE4342c
43082904 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH QD Q-071 DE4342d
43082905 Emancipation Celebration QD Q-071 DE4342e
43082906 I Didn't Know About You unissued DE4342f
43082907 Go Away Blues - vBR QD Q-071 DE4342g
43082908 Cotton Tail QD Q-071 DE4342h
43082909 Tonight I Shall Sleep - vAH QD Q-071 DE4342i
43082910 Don't Get Around Much Anymore QD Q-071 DE4342j
 
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 DE4343a
43083002 Tonight I Shall Sleep - vAH unissued DE4343b
 
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 DE4344a
43090102 Take It From There DETS 903 9019 DE4344b
43090103 Later Tonight DETS 903 9019 DE4344c
43090104 Wait For Me, mary DETS 903 9019 DE4344d
43090105 Go Away Blues - vBR DETS 903 9019 DE4344e
43090106 Tonight I Shall Sleep - vAH DETS 903 9019 DE4344f
43090107 Don't Get Around Much Anymore DETS 903 9019 DE4344g
 
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 DE9083a
43090202 Rockin' In Rhythm unissued DE9083b
43090203 Tonight I Shall Sleep unissued DE9083c
43090204 Stormy Weather - vBR unissued DE9083d
 
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 DE4345a
43090302 C-Jam Blues DETS 903 9019 DE4345b
43090303 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH DETS 903 9019 DE4345c
43090304 Just Squeeze Me (Subtle Slough) DETS 903 9019 DE4345d
43090305 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 903 9019 DE4345e
 
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 DE9084a
43090402 West Indian Dance unissued DE9084b
43090403 Tonight I Shall Sleep unissued DE9084c
 
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 DE4346a
 
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 DE4347a
43090502 C-Jam Blues unissued DE4347b
43090503 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued DE4347c
43090504 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan unissued DE4347d
43090505 Tonight I Shall Sleep - vAH unissued DE4347e
43090506 Ring Dem Bells - vRN unissued DE4347f
43090507 ¬ Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued DE4347g
43090508 _| Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE4347h
 
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 DE9085a
43090602 Caravan unissued DE9085b
 
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 DE4348a
43090702 C-Jam Blues unissued DE4348b
43090703 ¬ Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued DE4348c
43090704 _| Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE4348d
 
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 DE4349a
43090706 Emancipation Celebration 903 9020 DE4349b
43090707 Go Away Blues 903 9020 DE4349c
43090708 ¬ Don't Get Around Much Anymore 903 9020 DE4349d
43090709 _| Things Ain't What They Used To Be 903 9020 DE4349e
 
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 DE9086a
43090806 Honeysuckle Rose unissued DE9086b
43090807 Go Away Blues unissued DE9086c
43090808 Main Stem unissued DE9086d
43090809 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) unissued DE9086e
 
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 DE4350a
43090902 Harlem Air Shaft unissued DE4350b
43090903 I Didn't Know About You unissued DE4350c
 
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 DE4351a
43091002 Jack The Bear 903 9020 DE4351b
43091003 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady 903 9020 DE4351c
43091004 In A Mellow Tone 903 9020 DE4351d
43091005 Rockin' In Rhythm 903 9020 DE4351e
 
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 DE4352a
43091102 Go Away Blues - vBR unissued DE4352b
43091103 Bojangles unissued DE4352c
43091104 West Indian Dance unissued DE4352d
43091105 Cotton Tail unissued DE4352e
43091106 On The Sands Of Time unissued DE4352f
43091107 A Slip Of The Lip unissued DE4352g
43091108 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued DE4352h
 
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 DE4353a
43091202 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued DE4353b
 
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 DE4354a
43091204 Later Tonight unissued DE4354b
43091205 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN unissued DE4354c
43091206 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued DE4354d
 
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 DE9087a
43091302 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN,TJ unissued DE9087b
 
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 DE4355a
43091502 Someone (Blue Again #) WL RM-343/344† DE4355b
43091503 Jump For Joy WL RM-343/344†, Ca CAR-435 DE4355c
 
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 DE4356a
43091802 Until It Happened To You unissued DE4356b
43091803 Jack The Bear unissued DE4356c
43091804 On The Sunny Side Of The Street unissued DE4356d
43091805 Cotton Tail unissued DE4356e
 
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 DE4357a
43092002 Do You Know? unissued DE4357b
43092003 Go Away Blues - vBR unissued DE4357c
43092004 Rockin' In Rhythm unissued DE4357d
43092005 Ghost Of Love - vAH unissued DE4357e
43092006 What Am I Here For? unissued DE4357f
43092007 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan unissued DE4357g
43092008 I Didn't Know About You unissued DE4357h
43092009 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued DE4357i
 
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 DE4358a
43092302 Design For Jivin' Ca CAR-435 DE4358b
43092303 Jump For Joy - vRN unissued DE4358c
43092304 Solid Old Man unissued DE4358d
43092305 I Didn't Know About You unissued DE4358e
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4359a
43110802 Rockin' In Rhythm Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101 DE4359b
43110803 Rockin' In Rhythm Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101 DE4359c
43110804 Rockin' In Rhythm Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101 DE4359d
43110805 Rockin' In Rhythm Wo 6049/6058, Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101 DE4359e
43110806 Blue Skies Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101 DE4359f
43110807 Blue Skies Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101 DE4359g
43110808 Blue Skies Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101 DE4359h
43110809 Blue Skies Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101 DE4359i
43110810 Boy Meets Horn Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101 DE4359j
43110811 Boy Meets Horn Wo 6049/6058, Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101, Cl (F) 867 DE4359k
43110812 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101 DE4359l
43110813 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101 DE4359m
43110814 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH Wo 6049/6058, Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101 DE4359n
43110815 Summertime - vAH Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101 DE4359o
43110816 Summertime - vAH Wo 6049/6058, Ci CLP 101, Ci CCD-101 DE4359p
43110817 I Didn't Know About You Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101 DE4359q
43110818 I Didn't Know About You AFRS J-69, Wo 6029/6038, Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101 DE4359r
43110819 Tea For Two Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101 DE4359s
43110820 Tea For Two Wo 6029/6038, Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101 DE4359t
43110821 C-Jam Blues Wo 6009/6018, Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101 DE4359u
43110822 Rockabye River (Hop-Skip-Jump) AFRS J-69, Wo 6019/6028, Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101, Cl (F) 867 DE4359v
43110823 Blue Skies Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101 DE4359w
43110824 Blue Skies Wo 6049/6058, Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101 DE4359x
43110825 Mood Indigo Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101 DE4359y
43110826 Mood Indigo Wo 6029/6038, Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101 DE4359z
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4360a
43110902 Main stem Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-101 DE4360b
43110903 Main stem Wo 6499/6508, Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-102, Cl (F) 867 DE4360c
43110904 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-102 DE4360d
43110905 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN Wo 6049/6058, Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-102 DE4360e
43110906 Three Cent Stomp Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-102 DE4360f
43110907 Three Cent Stomp Ci CLP 102, Ci CCD-102 DE4360g
43110908 Three Cent Stomp Wo 6499/6508, Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102 DE4360h
43110909 I Wonder Why - vBR Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102 DE4360i
43110910 I Wonder Why - vBR Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102 DE4360j
43110911 I Wonder Why - vBR Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102 DE4360k
43110912 I Wonder Why - vBR Wo 7699/7708, Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102 DE4360l
43110913 Go Away Blues - vBR Wo 6049/6058, Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102 DE4360m
43110914 I Don't Want Anybody At All - vBR AFRS J-69, Wo 6019/6028, Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102 DE4360n
43110915 Ain't Misbehavin' Wo 6019/6028, Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102 DE4360o
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 DE4360p
43110917 Baby, Please Stop And Think About Me Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102 DE4360q
43110918 Baby, Please Stop And Think About Me Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102 DE4360r
43110919 Baby, Please Stop And Think About Me Wo 6019/6028, Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102 DE4360s
43110920 Caravan Wo 7699/7708, Ci CLP 103, Ci CCD-102 DE4360t
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4361a
43112702 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH AFRS SB-217 DE4361b
43112703 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN AFRS SB-217, AFRS J-69 DE4361c
43112704 I Didn't Know About You AFRS SB-217 DE4361d
43112705 I Wonder Why - vBR AFRS SB-217 DE4361e
43112706 Rockin' In Rhythm AFRS SB-217 DE4361f
43112707 Things Ain't What They Used To Be AFRS SB-217 DE4361g
 
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 Hardwick(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 Hardwick(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 DE4362a
43120102 N1055-2 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-102 DE4362b
43120103 N1055-3 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan Wo 6689/6698, Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-102 DE4362c
43120104 N1056-1 Johnny Come Lately Wo 6679/6688, Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-102 DE4362d
43120105 N1056-2 Johnny Come Lately Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-102 DE4362e
43120106 N1057-1 Creole Love Call Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-102 DE4362f
43120107 N1057-2 Creole Love Call Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-102 DE4362g
43120108 N1057-3 Creole Love Call Wo 6689/6698, Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-102, Cl (F) 867 DE4362h
43120109 N1058-1 Somebody Loves Me Wo 6689/6698, Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-103 DE4362i
43120110 N1059-1 Jack The Bear Wo 6679/6688, Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-103 DE4362j
43120111 N1060-1 Harlem Air-Shaft Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-103 DE4362k
43120112 N1060-2 Harlem Air-Shaft Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-103 DE4362l
43120113 N1060-3 Harlem Air-Shaft Wo 6679/6688, Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-103 DE4362m
43120114 N1061-1 Ring Dem Bells Wo 6909/6918, Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-103 DE4362n
43120115 N1062-1 Rose Room Ci CLP 105, Ci CCD-103 DE4362o
43120116 N1062-2 Rose Room Wo 6689/6698, Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-103 DE4362p
43120117 N1063-1 Honeysuckle Rose Wo 6679/6688, Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-103 DE4362q
43120118 N1064-1 Java Jive Wo 6679/6688, Ci CLP 104, Ci CCD-103 DE4362r
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4363a
43120802 I Wonder Why - vBR AFRS SB-226, Dk D-1015, Bu 74465-99629-2, Washington '99 DE4363b
43120803 Going Up AFRS SB-226, Dk D-1015, Bu 74465-99629-2, Washington '99 DE4363c
43120804 Boy Meets Horn AFRS SB-226, Dk D-1015 DE4363d
43120805 Jump For Joy AFRS SB-226, Dk D-1015, Bu 74465-99629-2 DE4363e
43120806 Take The "A" Train AFRS SB-226, Dk D-1015 DE4363f
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4364a
43121102 Introduction by Duke Ellington Sv103 8341
43121103 Take The "A" Train JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 DE4364b
43121104 Moon Mist JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 DE4364c
43121105 Tea For Two JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 DE4364d
43121106 Honeysuckle Rose JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 DE4364e
43121107 Stardust Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 DE4364f
43121108 C-Jam Blues Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 DE4364g
43121109 West Indian Dance JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 DE4364h
43121110 Emancipation Celebration JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 DE4364i
43121111 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 DE4364j
43121112 Going Up Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 DE4364k
43121113 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 DE4364l
43121114 Introduction by Duke Ellington Sv103 8341
43121115 Ring Dem Bells - vRN JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 DE4364m
Medley:- DE4364n
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 DE4364o
43121123 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 DE4364p
43121124 Summertime - vAH Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 DE4364q
43121125 Cotton Tail Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 DE4364r
43121126 Black And Tan Fantasy JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 DE4364s
43121127 ¬ Suddenly It Jumped Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 DE4364t
43121128 _| Rockin' In Rhythm Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 DE4364u
43121129 I Didn't Know About You Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 DE4364v
43121130 Trumpet In Spades Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 DE4364w
43121131 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Em EMBD2001, Sv103 8341 DE4364x
43121132
 
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY December 1943
Time film recording session
Duke Ellington(p)
43122001 Dancers In Love unissued DE4365a
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 Hardwick(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 DE9071a
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4401a
44040102 Concerto For Cootie DRC DE-3 DE4401b
44040103 Johnny Come Lately DRC DE-3 DE4401c
44040104 My Heart Tells Me - vAH DRC DE-3 DE4401d
44040105 Blue Skies DRC DE-3 DE4401e
44040106 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DRC DE-3 DE4401f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 02 April 1944
Concert, at Carnegie Hall
Duke Ellington(p)
44040201 Sophisticated Lady unissued DE4402a
44040202 Dancers InLove Rt 70 DE4402b
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4403a
44040204 Johnny Come Lately unissued DE4403b
44040205 I Didn't Know About You unissued DE4403c
44040206 Solid Old Man unissued DE4403d
44040207 My Ideal - vWJh unissued DE4403e
44040208 Five O'Clock Drag unissued DE4403f
44040209 Honeysuckle Rose unissued DE4403g
44040210 No Love, No Nothing unissued DE4403h
44040211 Boy Meets Horn unissued DE4403i
44040212 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE4403j
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4404a
44040702 Johnny Come Lately unissued DE4404b
44040703 I Didn't Know About You unissued DE4404c
44040704 Just Squeeze Me unissued DE4404d
44040705 Ring Dem bells - vRN unissued DE4404e
44040706 My Heart Tells Me - vAH unissued DE4404f
44040707 My Gal Sal unissued DE4404g
44040708 Concerto For Cootie unissued DE4404h
44040709 Honeysuckle Rose unissued DE4404i
44040710 Sweet Georgia Brown unissued DE4404j
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4405a
44040802 Main Stem unissued DE4405b
44040803 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) unissued DE4405c
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4406a
44040902 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued DE4406b
44040903 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan unissued DE4406c
44040904 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE4406d
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4407a
44041302 Fickle Fling WL RM-297/298†, Ca CAR-235, Rt 70 DE4407b
44041304 I'll Get By - vAH unissued DE4407c
44041304 Tea For Two WL RM-297/298†, Ca CAR-235 DE4407d
44041305 Day Dream unissued DE4407e
44041306 Three Cent Stomp WL RM-297/298† DE4407f
44041307 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued DE4407g
44041308 San Fernando Valley unissued DE4407h
44041309 Solid Old Man unissued DE4407i
44041310 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE4407j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 16 April 1944
WJZ broadcast
Duke Ellington(p)
44041601 Solitude unissued DE4408a
 
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 DE4408b
44041603 Sophisticated Lady unissued DE4408c
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4409a
44042002 San Fernando Valley unissued DE4409b
44042003 Way Low unissued DE4409c
44042004 Suddenly It Jumped unissued DE4409d
44042005 Summertime - vAH unissued DE4409e
44042006 On The Alamo unissued DE4409f
44042007 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE4409g
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4410a
44042102 Jump For Joy unissued DE4410b
44042103 Three Cent Stomp unissued DE4410c
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4411a
44042202 Now I Know unissued DE4411b
44042203 Perdido unissued DE4411c
44042204 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH unissued DE4411d
44042205 Suddenly It Jumped unissued DE4411e
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE9088a
44042302 Three Cent Stomp unissued DE9088b
44042303 No Love, No Nothing - vAH unissued DE9088c
44042304 Main Stem unissued DE9088d
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE9089a
44042402 Johnny Come Lately unissued DE9089b
44042403 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH unissued DE9089c
44042404 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN,TJ unissued DE9089d
44042405 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE9089e
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE9090a
44042502 Main Stem unissued DE9090b
44042503 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) unissued DE9090c
44042504 On The Alamo unissued DE9090d
44042505 My Heart Tells Me - vAH unissued DE9090e
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE9091a
44042602 San Fernando Valley unissued DE9091b
44042603 Concerto For Cootie unissued DE9091c
44042604 Suddenly It Jumped unissued DE9091d
44042605 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE9091e
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4412a
44042702 How Blue The Night unissued DE4412b
44042703 Ring Dem Bells unissued DE4412c
 
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 Hardwick(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† DE4413a
44042802 Jumping Frog Jump WL RM-343/344†, Ca CAR 435 DE4413b
44042803 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH unissued DE4413c
44042804 Johnny Come Lately unissued DE4413d
44042805 Poinciana WL RM-343/344† DE4413e
44042806 On The Alamo WL RM-343/344†, Ca CAR 435 DE4413f
44042807 Three Cent Stomp unissued DE4413g
44042808 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) unissued DE4413h
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE9092a
44042902 Rockin' In Rhythm unissued DE9092b
44042903 I'll Get By - vAH unissued DE9092c
44042904 Perdido unissued DE9092d
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE9093a
44043002 And So Little Time unissued DE9093b
44043003 Jumping Frog Jump unissued DE9093c
44043004 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH unissued DE9093d
44043005 Clementine unissued DE9093e
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE9094a
44050002 Mood To Be Wooed unissued DE9094b
44050003 My Honey's Lovin' Arms - vRN unissued DE9094c
44050004 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued DE9094d
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE9095a
44050102 Main Stem unissued DE9095b
44050103 My Little Brown Book - vAH unissued DE9095c
44050104 Rockabye River (Hop, Skip, Jump) unissued DE9095d
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4414a
44050502 How Blue The Night unissued DE4414b
44050503 Stomp, Look And Listen unissued DE4414c
44050504 Jumping Frog Jump unissued DE4414d
44050505 Perdido unissued DE4414e
44050506 Concerto For Cootie unissued DE4414f
44050507 Blue Skies unissued DE4414g
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4415a
44050602 Now I Know MJ MJCD-1124, DRC DE-3 DE4415b
44050603 Perdido MJ MJCD-1124, DRC DE-3 DE4415c
44050604 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH MJ MJCD-1124, DRC DE-3 DE4415d
44050605 My Gal Sal MJ MJCD-1124, DRC DE-3 DE4415e
44050606 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) DRC DE-3 DE4415f
44050607 Take The "A" Train (theme) DRC DE-3 DE4415g
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4416a
44050702 Poinciana MJ MJCD-1124 DE4416b
44050703 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan MJ MJCD-1124 DE4416c
44050704 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH unissued DE4416d
44050705 Perdido unissued DE4416e
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4417a
44051202 San Fernando Valley unissued DE4417b
44051203 Stomp, Look And Listen unissued DE4417c
44051204 Concerto For Cootie unissued DE4417d
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4418a
44051902 Someone unissued DE4418b
44051903 Suddenly It Jumped unissued DE4418c
44051904 Things Ain't What They Used to Be unissued DE4418d
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4419a
44052002 Someone unissued DE4419b
44052003 Goin' My Way unissued DE4419c
44052004 Perdido unissued DE4419d
44052005 Since You Went Away unissued DE4419e
44052006 How Blue The Night unissued DE4419f
44052007 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued DE4419g
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4420a
44052102 C-Jam Blues unissued DE4420b
44052103 How Blue The Night unissued DE4420c
44052104 My Honey's Lovin' Arms - vRN WL RM-299/300†, Ca CAR-435 DE4420d
44052105 I'll Get By - vAH unissued DE4420e
44052106 Stomp, Look And Listen unissued DE4420f
44052107 Now I Know unissued DE4420g
Duke Ellington(p); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
44052108 Pitter Panther Patter unissued DE4420h
As before
44052109 Blue Skies MJ MJCD 1141, MJ MJCD 1140 DE4420i
44052110 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued DE4420j
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4421a
44052402 And So Little Time unissued DE4421b
44052403 Clementine MJ MJCD-1124 DE4421c
44052404 Someone MJ MJCD-1124 DE4421d
44052405 Perdido unissued DE4421e
44052406 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued DE4421f
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4422a
44052502 Someone DRC DE-3 DE4422b
44052503 G.I. Jive DRC DE-3 DE4422c
44052504 Three Cent Stomp DRC DE-3 DE4422d
44052505 My Little Brown Book - vAH VD 252, DRC DE-3, Cl (F) 867 DE4422e
44052506 Johnny Come Lately DRC DE-3 DE4422f
44052507 Blue Skies DRC DE-3 DE4422g
44052508 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) DRC DE-3 DE4422h
44052509 Stomp, Look And Listen DRC DE-3 DE4422i
44052510 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me DRC DE-3 DE4422j
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4423a
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4424a
44052702 G.I. Jive Ca CAR-435, Rt 70, MJ MJCD-1124 DE4424b
44052703 Three Cent Stomp Rt 70, MJ MJCD-1124 DE4424c
44052704 My Little Brown Book - vAH unissued DE4424d
44052705 Johnny Come Lately MJ MJCD-1124 DE4424e
44052706 Blue Skies MJ MJCD-1124 DE4424f
44052707 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) Rt 70 DE4424g
44052708 Stomp, Look And Listen unissued DE4424h
44052709 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued DE4424i
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4425a
44053102 This I Love Above All unissued DE4425b
44053103 Midriff MJ MJCD-1124 DE4425c
44053104 My Little Brown Book - vAH unissued DE4425d
44053105 Suddenly It Jumped unissued DE4425e
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE9026a
44060102 Perdido unissued DE9026b
44060103 My Little Brown Book - vAH unissued DE9026c
44060104 Rockabye River (Hop, Skip, Jump) unissued DE9026d
44060105 Ring Dem Bells - vRN unissued DE9026e
44060106 Now I Know unissued DE9026f
44060107 Mood To Be Wooed unissued DE9026g
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4427a
44060202 Dancing In The Dark unissued DE4427b
44060203 Main Stem MJ MJCD-1124 DE4427c
44060204 My Little Brown Book - vAH MJ MJCD-1124 DE4427d
44060205 Rockabye River (Hop, Skip, Jump) unissued DE4427e
44060206 Ring Dem Bells - vRN unissued DE4427f
44060207 Mood To Be Wooed unissued DE4427g
44060208 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN unissued DE4427h
44060209 Harlem Air-Shaft unissued DE4427i
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4429a
44060305 Irresistible You WL RM-297/298†, Ca CAR-435, P30 05 DE4429b
44060306 How Blue The Night WL RM-297/298†, Ca CAR-435, P30 05 DE4429c
44060307 Things Ain't What They Used To Be P30 05 DE4429d
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4430a
44060402 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan unissued DE4430b
44060403 Mood To Be Wooed MJ MJCD-1124 DE4430c
44060404 Things Ain't What They Used To Be MJ MJCD-1124 DE4430d
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4431a
44060602 Suddenly It Jumped unissued DE4431b
44060603 Mood To Be Wooed unissued DE4431c
44060604 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued DE4431d
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4432a
44060802 Amor AFRS SB-409, Rt 70, Washington ‘99 DE4432b
44060803 My Little Brown Book - vAH AFRS SB-409 DE4432c
44060804 Frankie And Johnny AFRS SB-409, Rt 70, Washington ‘99 DE4432d
44060805 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) AFRS SB-409 DE4432e
44060806 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan AFRS SB-409, Rt 70 DE4432f
44060807 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS SB-409 DE4432g
 
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 DE4433a
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4434a
44112902 Suddenly It Jumped unissued DE4434b
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4435a
44120102 D4VB454-1 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS Vi 20-1618, Nw RP2056 DE4435b
44120103 D4VB454-2 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS Vi 20-1618, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, Cl (F) 881 DE4435c
44120104 D4VB455-1 Don't You Know I Care - vAH (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, RCA EPAT 435, Nw RP2056 DE4435d
44120105 D4VB455-2 Don't You Know I Care - vAH Vi 20-1618, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, Cl (F) 881 DE4435e
44120106 D4VB456-1 I Didn't Know About You - vJS Vi 20-1623, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, Cl (F) 881 DE4435f
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4436a
44121102 D4VC560-2       02. Come Sunday Vi 28-0401, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 881 DE4436b
44121103 D4VC560-3       06. The Blues - vBR Vi 28-0400, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 881 DE4436c
44121104 ¬       04. West Indian Dance Vi 20-1618, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 881 DE4436d
44121105   | D4VC563-1       05. Emancipation Celebration Vi 20-1618, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 881 DE4436e
44121106 _|       10. Sugar Hill Penthouse Vi 20-1623, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 881 DE4436f
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:- DE4437a
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 DE4437b
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4438a
44121702 Blutopia Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438b
44121703 Midriff Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438c
44121704 Creole Love Call - vKD Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438d
44121705 Suddenly It Jumped Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438e
44121706 Frustration Rt 59 DE4438f
44121707 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438g
44121708 I Didn't Know About You - vJS DE4438h
44121709 Don't You Know I Care - vAH DE4438i
44121710 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, Kay Davis DE4438j
44121711 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS DE4438k
44121712 Pitter Panther Patter Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438l
PERFUME SUITE
44121713   1. Balcony Serenade (Love) Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438m
44121714   2. Strange Feeling (Violence) Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438n
44121715   3. Dancers In Love (Naivete) Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438o
44121716   4. Coloratura (Sophistication) Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438p
44121717 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438q
BLACK, BROWN AND BEIGE
44121718       01. Worksong Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438r
44121719       06. The Blues - vME Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438s
44121720       04. West Indian Dance Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438t
44121721       10. Sugar Hill Penthouse Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438u
44121722       05. Emancipation Celebration Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438v
44121723       02. Come Sunday Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438w
44121724       03. Light Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438x
Medley:- DE4438y
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 DE4438z
44121732 Blue Cellophane Rt 59, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438aa
44121733 Air Conditioned Jungle Rt 59 DE4438ab
44121734 Frantic Fantasy Pr P-24073 DE4438ac
44121735 Blue Skies Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438ad
44121736 ¬ Frankie And Johnny Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438ae
44121737 _| Metronome All Out Pr P-24073, Df DRCD11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438af
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 Hardwick(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 DE4501a
45010202 N2994-2 Midriff Wo 7799/7808, Ci CLP-105, Ci CCD-103 DE4501b
45010203 N2995-1 I Didn't Know About You - vJS Ci CLP-105, Ci CCD-103 DE4501c
45010204 N2995-2 I Didn't Know About You - vJS Ci CLP-105, Ci CCD-103 DE4501d
45010205 N2995-3 I Didn't Know About You - vJS Ci CLP-105, Ci CCD-103 DE4501e
45010206 N2995-4 I Didn't Know About You - vJS Wo 6819/6828, Ci CLP-105, Ci CCD-103 DE4501f
45010207 N2996-1 I'm Beginning To See The Light Ci CLP-105, Ci CCD-103 DE4501g
45010208 N2996-2 I'm Beginning To See The Light -vJS Wo 6819/6828, Ci CLP-105, Ci CCD-103 DE4501h
45010209 N2997-1 Mood To Be Woed Wo 7799/7808, Ci CLP-105, Ci CCD-103 DE4501i
45010210 N2998-1 Blue Cellophane Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-103 DE4501j
45010211 N2998-2 Blue Cellophane Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-103 DE4501k
45010212 N2998-3 Blue Cellophane Wo 7219/7228, Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-103 DE4501l
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4502a
45010302 N2999-2 Just Squeeze Me (Subtle Slough) Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-103 DE4502b
45010303 N2999-3 Just Squeeze Me (Subtle Slough) Wo 7219,7228, Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-103 DE4502c
45010304 N3000-1 Hit Me With A Hot Note - vJS Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-103 DE4502d
45010305 N3000-2 Hit Me With A Hot Note - vJS Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-103 DE4502e
45010306 N3000-3 Hit Me With A Hot Note Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-103 DE4502f
45010307 N3000-4 Hit Me With A Hot Note - vJS Wo 8749/8758, Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-103 DE4502g
45010308 N3001-1 Air Conditioned Jungle Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-103 DE4502h
45010309 N3001-2 Air Conditioned Jungle Wo 7799/7808, Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-104 DE4502i
Duke Ellington(p); Junior Raglin(sb) only
45010310 N3002-1 Pitter Panther Patter Wo 6909/6918Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-104 DE4502j
as before
45010311 N3003-1 Frantic Fantasy Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-104 DE4502k
45010312 N3003-2 Frantic Fantasy Wo 7699/7708, Dk D-1017, Ci CLP-106, Ci CCD-104 DE4502l
45010313 N3004-1 Don't You Know I Care - vAH Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104 DE4502m
45010314 N3004-2 Don't You Know I Care - vAH Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104 DE4502n
45010315 N3004-3 Don't You Know I Care - vAH Wo 6819/1828, Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104 DE4502o
45010316 N3005-1 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, KD Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104 DE4502p
45010317 N3005-2 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104 DE4502q
45010318 N3005-3 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104 DE4502r
45010319 N3005-4 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104 DE4502s
45010320 N3005-5 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, KD Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104 DE4502t
45010321 N3005-6 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, KD Wo 6909/6918, Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104 DE4502u
45010323 N3006-1 Blutopia Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104 DE4502v
45010324 N3006-2 Blutopia Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104 DE4502w
45010325 N3006-3 Blutopia Wo 7869/67878, Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104 DE4502x
45010326 N3007-1 Let The Zoomers Drool Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104 DE4502y
45010328 N3007-2 Let The Zoomers Drool Wo 7869/67878, Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104 DE4502z
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
45010329 N3008-1 You Never Know The Things You Miss Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104 DE4502aa
45010330 N3008-2 You Never Know The Things You Miss Wo 6909/6918, Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104 DE4502ab
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4503a
45010402 D5VB13-1 Blue Cellophane (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, Cl (F) 881 DE4503b
45010403 D5VB14-2 Mood To Be Wooed Vi 20-1670, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, Cl (F) 881 DE4503c
45010404 D5VB15-5 My Heart Sings - vJS Vi 20-1644, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, Cl (F) 881 DE4503d
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4504a
45011402 Air Conditioned Jungle AFRS BML-P229/230, AFRS ONS-484, GoJ 1003 DE4504b
45011403 Frustration AFRS BML-P229/230, AFRS ONS-484, GoJ 1003 DE4504c
45011404 Blue Cellophane AFRS BML-P231/232, AFRS ONS-484, GoJ 1003 DE4504d
45011405 Suddenly It Jumped AFRS BML-P231/232, AFRS ONS-484, GoJ 1003 DE4504e
45011406 Coloratura AFRS BML-P231/232, AFRS ONS-484, GoJ 1003 DE4504f
45011407 Frantic Fantasy AFRS BML-P231/232, AFRS ONS-486, GoJ 1003 DE4504g
Add Billie Holiday(v)
45011408 Lover Man - vBH MoJ MJCD 141 DE4504h
Billie Holiday out
45011409 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, TJ AFRS ONS-486, GoJ 1003 DE4504i
45011410 It Don't Mean A Thing unissued DE4504j
45011411 Esquire Jump AFRS BML-P233/234, AFRS ONS-485, FDC 1009 DE4504k
Add Willie Smith(as)
45011412 Tea For Two AFRS BML-P233/234, AFRS ONS-485, FDC 1008 DE4504l
Willie Smith out. Add Anita O'Day(v)
45011413 Wish You Waiting For Me - vAOD AFRS ONS-485, FDC 1009 DE4504m
Anita O'Day out
45011414 Midriff AFRS BML-P233/234, AFRS ONS-485, FDC 1009 DE4504n
45011415 Mood To Be Wooed AFRS BML-P231/232, AFRS ONS-486, FDC 1009 DE4504o
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 DE4504p
Duke Ellington(p); Al Casey(g); Junior Raglin(b); Sidney Catlett(d)
45011417 Honeysuckle Rose AFRS ONS-486, FDC 1009 DE4504q
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 DE4504r
Louis Armstrong, Benny Goodman out
BLACK, BROWN AND BEIGE
45011419       01. Worksong AFRS BML-P233/234, AFRS ONS-486, DRC DE-4 DE4504s
45011420       06. The Blues - vME AFRS BML-P233/234, AFRS ONS-487, DRC DE-4 DE4504t
45011421       04. West Indian Dance AFRS ONS-487, DRC DE-4 DE4504u
45011422       10. Sugar Hill Penthouse AFRS ONS-487, DRC DE-4 DE4504v
45011423       05. Emancipation Celebration AFRS ONS-487, DRC DE-4 DE4504w
45011424       02. Come Sunday AFRS ONS-487, DRC DE-4 DE4504x
45011425       03. Light AFRS ONS-487, DRC DE-4 DE4504y
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 - vAOD AFRS BML-P231/232, GoJ 1003 DE4504z
As before
45011427 ¬ Frankie And Johnny AFRS BML-P229/230, GoJ 1003 DE4504aa
45011428 _| Metronome All Out AFRS BML-P229/230, GoJ 1003 DE4504ab
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 DE4505a
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4506a
45012002 Suddenly It Jumped AFRS J-117 DE4506b
45012003 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS AFRS J-117 DE4506c
45012004 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, TJ AFRS J-117 DE4506d
45012005 I Didn't Know About You - vLH AFRS J-117 DE4506e
45012006 I Get A Kick Out Of You - vLH AFRS J-117 DE4506f
45012007 Midriff AFRS J-117 DE4506g
45012008 Blue Skies AFRS J-117 DE4506h
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4507a
45030302 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS AFRS EC-38 DE4507b
45030303 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, Kay Davis AFRS EC-38 DE4507c
45030304 Blue Skies AFRS EC-38 DE4507d
 
REX STEWART ALL STARS Los Angeles, CA 19 March 1945
KPAS broadcast
Rex Stewart(t); Bob Wilson(tb); Barney Bigard(cl); Duke Ellington(p); Rollo Garber(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
45031901 Mood Indigo Dk D-1017 DE4508a
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4509a
45032502 Midriff unissued DE4509b
45032503 Creole Love Call - vKD unissued DE4509c
45032504 Suddenly It Jumped unissued DE4509d
45032505 I Didn't Know About You - vJS unissued DE4509e
45032506 My Heart Sings - vJS unissued DE4509f
45032507 Air Conditioned Jungle unissued DE4509g
45032508 Frantic Fantasy unissued DE4509h
BLACK, BROWN AND BEIGE
45032509       01. Worksong Jo LP-1053A DE4509i
45032510       06. The Blues - vME Jo LP-1053B DE4509j
45032511       04. West Indian Dance Jo LP-1053B DE4509k
45032512       10. Sugar Hill Penthouse Jo LP-1053B DE4509l
45032513       05. Emancipation Celebration Jo LP-1053B DE4509m
45032514       02. Come Sunday Jo LP-1053B DE4509n
45032515       03. Light Jo LP-1053B DE4509o
45032516 Things Aint What They Used To Be unissued DE4509p
PERFUME SUITE
45032517       1. Balcony Serenade (Love) Jo LP-1053B DE4509q
45032518       2. Strange feeling (Violence) - vAH Jo LP-1053B DE4509r
45032519       3. Dancer In Love (Naiveté) Jo LP-1053B DE4509s
45032520       4. Coloratura (Sophistication) Jo LP-1053B DE4509t
Duke Ellington(p); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
45032521 Medley DE4509u
      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 DE4509v
45032523 Blue Cellophane Jo LP-1053A DE4509w
45032524 Frustration Jo LP-1053A DE4509x
45032525 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS Jo LP-1053A DE4509y
45032526 Mood To Be Wooed Jo LP-1053A DE4509z
45032527 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan Jo LP-1053A DE4509aa
45032528 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, Kay Davis Jo LP-1053A DE4509ab
45032529 Blue Skies Jo LP-1053B DE4509ac
45032530 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE4509ad
45032531 ¬ Frankie And Johnny SD Xmas-1946 DE4509ae
45032532 _| Metronome All Out SD Xmas-1946 DE4509af
45032533 Honeysuckle Rose AFRS ONS-854 DE4509ag
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4510a
45040602 Blue Cellophane unissued DE4510b
45040603 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS unissued DE4510c
45040604 I Didn't Know About You unissued DE4510d
45040605 Rockabye river unissued DE4510e
45040606 I Miss Your Kiss unissued DE4510f
45040607 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, Kay Davis unissued DE4510g
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4511a
45040702 Blutopia AFRS DWTD-02, DWTD-24, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001 DE4511b
45040703 Midriff AFRS DWTD-02, DETS 01, MJ 2MJP-1055, DETS 903 9001 DE4511c
45040704 Creole Love Call - vKD AFRS DWTD-02, AFRS DWTD-08, AFRS DWTD-48, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001 DE4511d
45040705 Suddenly It Jumped AFRS DWTD-05, AFRS DWTD-41, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001 DE4511e
45040706 Frustration AFRS DWTD-05, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001 DE4511f
45040707 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS DETS 01, DETS 903 9001 DE4511g
PERFUME SUITE
45040708       1. Balcony Serenade (Love) AFRS DWTD-02, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001 DE4511h
45040709       2. Strange feeling (Violence) - vAH AFRS DWTD-02, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001 DE4511i
45040710       3. Dancer In Love (Naiveté) AFRS DWTD-02, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001 DE4511j
45040711       4. Coloratura (Sophistication) AFRS DWTD-02, AFRS DWTD-23, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001 DE4511k
45040712 Air Conditioned Jungle AFRS DWTD-05, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001 DE4511l
45040713 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, Kay Davis AFRS DWTD-05, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001 DE4511m
45040714 Just Squeeze Me AFRS DWTD-06, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001 DE4511n
45040715 Passion Flower AFRS DWTD-01, AFRS DWTD-02, AFRS DWTD-06, DETS 01, DETS 903 9001 DE4511o
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4512a
45041102 Someone unissued DE4512b
45041103 Main Stem unissued DE4512c
45041104 Don't You Know I Care - vAH unissued DE4512d
45041105 Sentimental Journey unissued DE4512e
45041106 I Didn't Know About You unissued DE4512f
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4513a
Duke Ellington(p)
45041402 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' Ar ARLP-12029, DETS BONUS, DETS 903 9001 DE4513b
As before
45041403 Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen - vAH Ar ARLP-12029, DETS BONUS, DETS 903 9001 DE4513c
45041404 Mood Indigo Ar ARLP-12029, DETS BONUS, DETS 903 9001 DE4513d
Duke Ellington(p)
45041405 Chant For F.D. Roosevelt Ar ARLP-12029, DETS BONUS, DETS 903 9001 DE4513e
As before
45041406 Come Sunday Ar ARLP-12029, DETS BONUS, DETS 903 9001 DE4513f
45041407 A City Called Heaven - vKD Ar ARLP-12029, DETS BONUS, DETS 903 9001 DE4513g
45041408 Creole Love Call - vKD Ar ARLP-12029, DETS BONUS, DETS 903 9001 DE4513h
45041409 Moon Mist Ar ARLP-12029, DETS BONUS, DETS 903 9001 DE4513i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 15 April 1945
Broadcast, from Radio City
Duke Ellington(p)
45041501 ¬ Sophisticated Lady unissued DE4514a
45041502 _| Solitude unissued DE4514b
Mti, Choir(v) added
45041503 Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen - vMTi, Choir unissued DE4514c
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4515a
45042202 Mood To Be Wooed AFRS DWTD-01, AFRS DWTD-06, AFRS DWTD-23, DETS 02, DETS 903 9002 DE4515b
45042203 If You Are But A Dream - vKD AFRS DWTD-01, AFRS DWTD-35, ETS 02, DETS 903 9002 DE45115c
45042204 Riff Staccato AFRS DWTD-01, AFRS DWTD-24, DETS 02, DETS 903 9002 DE4515d
45042205 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vKD DETS 02, DETS 903 9002 DE4515e
45042206 West Indian Dance AFRS DWTD-01, DETS 02, DETS 903 9002, Cl (F) 915 DE4515f
45042207 The Blues - vME AFRS DWTD-01, AFRS DWTD-24, DETS 02, DETS 903 9002, Cl (F) 915 DE4515g
45042208 Emancipation Celebration AFRS DWTD-01, DETS 02, DETS 903 9002, Cl (F) 915 DE4515h
45042209 Sugar Hill Penthouse AFRS DWTD-01, AFRS DWTD-62, ETS 02, DETS 903 9002, Cl (F) 915 DE4515i
45042210 I Didn't Know About You AFRS DWTD-01, DETS 02, DETS 903 9002 DE4515j
45042211 Stomp, Look and Listen AFRS DWTD-01, AFRS DWTD-14, ETS 02, DETS 903 9002 DE4515k
45042212 Frantic Fantasy AFRS DWTD-23, DETS 02, DETS 903 9002, Cl (F) 915 DE4515l
45042213 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan AFRS DWTD-06, AFRS DWTD-23, DETS 02, DETS 903 9002, Cl (F) 915 DE4515m
45042214 I Didn't Know About You DETS 02, DETS 903 9002 DE4515n
 
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 22 April 1945
MBS broadcast
Duke Ellington, Dick Brown(tk)
45042201 Interview by Dick Brown unissued DE4516a
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4517a
45042216 After A While Dk D-1011 DE4517b
45042217 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, KD Dk D-1011 DE4717c
45042218 Riff Staccato Dk D-1011 DE4517d
45042219 I Didn't Know About You Dk D-1011 DE4517e
45042220 Main Stem Dk D-1011 DE4517f
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4518a
45402402 Candy unissued DE4518b
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4519a
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4520a
45042603 West Indian Dance unissued DE4520b
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4521a
45042802 Midriff AFRS DWTD-03, DETS 03, DETS 903 9002 DE4521b
45042803 Carnegie Blues DETS 03, DETS 903 9002 DE4521c
45042804 Someone AFRS DWTD-05, DWTD-24, DETS 03, DETS 903 9002 DE4521d
45042805 My Little Brown Book - vAH AFRS DWTD-05, DETS 03, DETS 903 9002 DE4521e
45042806 Kssing Bug - vJS AFRS DWTD-05, DETS 03, DETS 903 9002 DE4521f
45042807 Ring Dem Bells - vRN AFRS DWTD-05, DETS 03, DETS 903 9002 DE4521g
45042808 I'm Beginning To See The Light DETS 03, DETS 903 9002 DE4521h
45042809 Worksong AFRS DWTD-03, DETS 03, DETS 903 9002 DE4521i
45042810 Come Sunday AFRS DWTD-03, AFRS DWTD-14, DETS 03, DETS 903 9002 DE4521j
45042811 Candy - vRN AFRS DWTD-03, DETS 03, DETS 903 9002 DE4521k
45042812 Teardrops In The Rain DETS 03, DETS 903 9002 DE4521l
45042813 Accentuate The Positive - vJS AFRS DWTD-03, DETS 03, DETS 903 9002 DE4521m
45042814 Way Low AFRS DWTD-03, DETS 03, DETS 903 9002 DE4521n
45042815 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 03, DETS 903 9002 DE4521o
 
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 DE4522a
45042902 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vTSe unissued DE4522b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH RHYTHM Same session
Duke Ellington(p); Sid Bloch(sb); Buddy Rich(d)
45042903 Dancers In Love unissued DE4522c
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4523a
45042905 I Should Care unissued DE4523b
45042906 Clementine unissued DE4523c
45042907 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS unissued DE4523d
45042908 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE4523e
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4524a
45043002 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE4524b
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4525a
45050102 D5VB234-1 Riff Staccato - vRN Vi 20-1697, (F) RCA FXM 1 7303, Cl (F) 915 DE4525b
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4526a
45050102 I Miss Your Kiss DETS 903 9010 DE4526b
45050103 He's Home For A Little While - vJS DETS 903 9010 DE4526c
45050104 Riff Staccato - vRN DETS 903 9010 DE4526d
45050105 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, Kay Davis DETS 903 9010 DE4526e
45050106 I'm Beginning To See The Light DETS 903 9010 DE4526f
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 Hardwick(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 DE4527a
45050502 Blutopia AFRS DWTD-04, AFRS DWTD-08, AFRS DWTD-29, Fm FA-1001, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003 DE4527b
45050503 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 04 DE4527c
45050504 Clementine AFRS DWTD-06, Fm FA-1001, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003 DE4527d
45050505 My Heart Sings - vJS AFRS DWTD-06, AFRS DWTD-35, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003 DE4527e
45050506 Sentimental Journey AFRS DWTD-04, AFRS DWTD-06, AFRS DWTD-13, AFRS DWTD-29, Fm FA-1001, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003 DE4527f
45050507 I Got It Bad - vAH AFRS DWTD-06, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003 DE4527g
45050508 Three Cent Stomp AFRS DWTD-06, AFRS DWTD-24, Fm FA-1001, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003 DE4527h
45050509 Black And Tan Fantasy AFRS DWTD-06, AFRS DWTD-35, Fm FA-1001, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003 DE4527i
45050510 Blue Skies AFRS DWTD 24, ETS 04, DETS 903 9003 DE4527j
45050511 Passion Flower AFRS DWTD-04, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003 DE4527k
45050512 Air Conditioned Jungle AFRS DWTD-04, AFRS DWTD-29, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003 DE4527l
45050513 Frantic Fantasy AFRS DWTD-04, F, FA-1001, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003 DE4527m
45050514 I'm Beginning To See The Light with D.E. Bond Promo DETS 04, DETS 903 9003 DE4527n
45050515 Main Stem AFRS DWTD-04, AFRS DWTD-26, Fm FA-1001, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003 DE4527o
45050516 Everything But You - vJS AFRS DWTD-04, AFRS DWTD-08, AFRS DWTD-62, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003 DE4527p
45050517 Carnegie Blues AFRS DWTD-04, DETS 04, DETS 903 9003 DE4527q
45050518 Jump For Joy - vRN DETS 04, DETS 903 9003 DE4527r
45050519 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DETS 04, DETS 903 9003 DE4527s
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4528a
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4529a
45051102 D5VB263-1 Black And Tan Fantasy RCA LPT-1004, RCA LPM-6009, (F)RCA FXM 1 7303, Cl (F) 915 DE4529b
45051103 D5VB264-1 Mood Indigo - vKD RCA LPM-6009, (F)RCA FXM 1 7303, Cl (F) 915 DE4529c
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4530a
45051202 Carnegie Blues AFRS DWTD-07, AFRS DWTD-14, DETS 05, DETS 903 9003 DE4530b
45051203 Riff Staccato - vRN AFRS DWTD-07, DETS 05 , DETS 903 9003 DE4530c
45051204 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 05, DETS 903 9003 DE4530d
45051205 All At Once AFRS DWTD-07, AFRS DWTD-71, DETS 05, DETS 903 9003 DE4530e
45051206 Yesterdays - vKD AFRS DWTD-07, AFRS DWTD-14, AFRS DWTD-71, DETS 05, DETS 903 9003 DE4530f
45051207 I Miss Your Kiss AFRS DWTD-07, DETS 05, JSo AA-501, DETS 903 9003 DE4530g
45051208 Accentuate The Positive - vJS AFRS DWTD-07, AFRS DWTD-61, DETS 05, JSo AA-501, DETS 903 9003 DE4530h
45051209 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 05, DETS 903 9003 DE4530i
45051210 Blue Cellophane AFRS DWTD-07, DETS 05, DETS 903 9003 DE4530j
45051211 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 05, DETS 903 9003 DE4530k
45051212 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 05, DETS 903 9003 DE4530l
45051213 Prelude To A Kiss AFRS DWTD-08, DETS 05, DETS 903 9003, Cl (F) 951 DE4530m
45051214 Caravan AFRS DWTD-08, AFRS DWTD-47 DETS 05, DETS 903 9003 DE4530n
Duke Ellington(p)
45051215 Sophisticated Lady AFRS DWTD-08, AFRS DWTD-35, AFRS DWTD-61, DETS 05, DETS 903 9003 DE4530o
As before
45051216 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, KD AFRS DWTD-07, DETS 05, DETS 903 9003 DE4530p
45051217 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS DETS 05, DETS 903 9003 DE4530q
45051218 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 05, DETS 903 9003 DE4530q
45051219 In A Mellow Tone AFRS DWTD-07, DETS 05, DETS 903 9003 DE4530r
45051220 Harlem Airshaft AFRS DWTD-08, AFRS DWTD-26, DETS 05, DETS 903 9003, Cl (F) 915 DE4530s
45051221 I Don't Mind - vME AFRS DWTD-08, DETS 05, DETS 903 9003 DE4530t
45051222 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 05, DETS 903 9003 DE4530u
45051223 Jeep Is Jumpin' AFRS DWTD-26, DETS 05 DE4530v
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4531a
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 DE4531b
45051403 D5VB267-1 Sophisticated Lady RCA LPT-1004, RCA LPM-6009, (F)RCA FXM 1 7303, Cl (F) 915 DE4531c
 
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 DE4531d
 
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 DE4532a
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4533a
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 DE4533b
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 DE4533c
 
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 DE4534a
45051602 D5VB272-1 Jumping Room Only Vi 20-4281, Bb 2178-2-RB, (F)RCA PM 42047, Cl (F) 951 DE4534b
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4534c
45051604 D5VB274-1 Ev'ry Hour On The Hour - vAH Vi 20-1718, (F)RCA PM 42047, Cl (F) 951 DE4534d
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4535a
45051902 Teardrops In The Rain AFRS DWTD-09, DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 DE4535b
45051903 Everything But You - vJS AFRS DWTD-09, DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 DE4535c
45051904 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 DE4535d
45051905 Perdido AFRS DWTD-09, DETS 06, Fm FA-1001, JSo AA-501, DETS 903 9004 DE4535e
45051906 If You Are But A Dream - vKD AFRS DWTD-09, DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 DE4535f
Duke Ellington(p); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
45051907 Pitter Panther Patter DETS 06, Fm FA-1001, DETS 903 9004 DE4535g
As before
45051908 Emancipation Celebration DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 DE4535h
45051909 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 DE4535i
45051910 I Should Care Fm FA-1001, DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 DE4535j
45051911 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 DE4535k
45051912 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 DE4535l
45051913 ¬ In A Sentimental Mood AFRS DWTD-09, Fm FA-1001, DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 DE4535m
45051914 | It Don't Mean A Thing - vME, Joya Sherrill, Kay Davis AFRS DWTD-09, Fm FA-1001, DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 DE4535n
45051915 _| Solitude - vAH, Marie Ellington, Joya Sherrill, Kay Davis AFRS DWTD-09, Fm FA-1001, DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 DE4535o
45051916 I'm Beginning To See The Light DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 DE4535p1
45051917 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 DE4535p2
45051918 Just Squeeze Me AFRS DWTD-24, Fm FA-1001, DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 DE4535q
45051919 C-Jam Blues AFRS DWTD-09, Fm FA-1001, DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 DE4535r
45051920 Don't You Know I Care - vAH DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 DE4535s
45051921 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 DE4535t
45051922 Stomp Look And Listen DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 DE4535u
45051923 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DETS 06, DETS 903 9004 DE4535v
 
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 Hardwick(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 DE4536a
45052602 Sugar Hill Penthouse AFRS DWTD-11, AFRS DWTD-28, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004, Cl (F) 951 DE4536b
45052603 Suddenly It Jumped AFRS DWTD-11, Fm FA-1002, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 DE4536c
45052604 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 DE4536d
45052605 Candy - vRN AFRS DWTD-13, AFRS DWTD-50, Fm FA-1002, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 DE4536e
45052606 A Friend Of Yours AFRS DWTD-11, AFRS DWTD-38, AFRS DWTD-50, Fm FA-1002, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 DE4536f
45052607 Kissing Bug - vJS AFRS DWTD-11, AFRS DWTD-35, Fm FA-1002, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 DE4536g
45052608 Hollywood Hangover AFRS DWTD-11, Fm FA-1002, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 DE4536h
45052609 Laura AFRS DWTD-11, Fm FA-1002, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 DE4536i
45052610 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 DE4536j
45052611 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 DE4536k
45052612 In The Shade Of The Old Apple Tree AFRS DWTD-11, Fm FA-1002, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004, Cl (F) 951 DE4536l
45052613 ¬ Frankie And Johnny AFRS DWTD-13, Fm FA-1002, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 DE4536m
45052614 _| Metronome All Out AFRS DWTD-13, Fm FA-1002, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 DE4536n
45052615 I'm Beginning to See The Light DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 DE4536o
45052616 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 DE4536o
45052617 Midriff AFRS DWTD-13, Fm FA-1002, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 DE4536p
45052618 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, KD DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 DE4536q
45052619 My Honey's Lovin' Arms - vRN AFRS DWTD-11, AFRS DWTD-14, Fm FA-1002, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 DE4536r
45052620 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 DE4536s
45052621 Rockin' In Rhythm AFRS DWTD-13, DETS 07, DETS 903 9004 DE4536t
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Battle Creek, MI 02 June 1945
Broadcast, from Percy Jones Hospital Center
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 Hardwick(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)
45060201 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 08, DETS 903 9005 DE4537a
45060202 Mood To Be Wooed AFRS DWTD-12, Fm FA-1003, DETS 08, DETS 903 9005 DE4537b
45060203 Jack The Bear AFRS DWTD-12, AFRS DWTD-14, AFRS DWTD-60, Fm FA-1003, DETS 08, DETS 903 9005 DE4537c
45060204 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 08, DETS 903 9005 DE4537d
45060205 The More I See You - vKD AFRS DWTD-12, AFRS DWTD-60, DETS 08, DETS 903 9005 DE4537e
45060206 Way Low AFRS DWTD-12, AFRS DWTD-16, AFRS DWTD-40, AFRS DWTD-60, Fm FA-1003, DETS 08, DETS 903 9005 DE4537f
45060207 Blues On The Double AFRS DWTD-13, AFRS DWTD-16, Fm FA-1003, DETS 08, DETS 903 9005 DE4537g
45060208 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 08, DETS 903 9005 DE4537h
45060209 Summertime - vAH AFRS DWTD-13, Fm FA-1003, DETS 08 , DETS 903 9005 DE4537i
45060210 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 08, DETS 903 9005 DE4537j
45060211 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 08, DETS 903 9005 DE4537k
45060212 Come Sunday AFRS DWTD-12, Fm FA-1003, DETS 08 , DETS 903 9005 DE4537l
45060213 Light AFRS DWTD-12, Fm FA-1003, DETS 08 , DETS 903 9005 DE4537m
45060214 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS and D.E. Bond Promo AFRS DWTD-13, DETS 08 , DETS 903 9005 DE4537n
45060215 On The Alamo AFRS DWTD-14, Fm FA-1003, DETS 08 , DETS 903 9005 DE4537o
45060216 Carnegie Blues AFRS DWTD-18, Fm FA-1003, DETS 08, DETS 903 9005 DE4537p
45060217 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 08, DETS 903 9005 DE4537q
45060218 Riff Staccato - vRN AFRS DWTD-14, AFRS DWTD-60, Fm FA-1003, DETS 08 , DETS 903 9005 DE4537r
45060219 Blue Skies AFRS DWTD-12, AFRS DWTD-18, AFRS DWTD-36, Fm FA-1003, DETS 08 , DETS 903 9005 DE4537s
45060220 Things Ain't What They Used to Be Fm FA-1003, DETS 08, DETS 903 9005 DE4537t
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Toledo, OH 09 June 1945
Broadcast, from Paramount 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 Hardwick(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, Marie Ellington(v)
45060901 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538a
45060902 Blue Is The Night AFRS DWTD-15, DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538b
45060903 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538c
45060904 Can't You Read Between The Lines? AFRS DWTD-15, DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538d
45060905 Rockabye River (Hop, Skip, Jump) AFRS DWTD-15, AFRS DWTD-18, DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538e
45060906 Kissing Bug AFRS DWTD-16, DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538f
45060907 Solid Old Man AFRS DWTD-15, AFRS DWTD-37, DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538g
45060908 One O'Clock Jump AFRS DWTD-16, DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538h
45060909 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538i
45060910 I Miss Your Kiss AFRS DWTD-15, DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538j
45060911 Things Ain't What They Used to Be DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538k
45060912 Things Ain't What They Used to Be DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538l
45060913 ¬ Diminuendo In Blue AFRS DWTD-15, DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538m
45060914 | Rocks In My Bed - vME AFRS DWTD-15, DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538n
45060915 _| Crescendo In Blue AFRS DWTD-15, DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538o
45060916 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS and D.E. Bond Promo DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538p
45060917 Teardrops In The Rain AFRS DWTD-16, AFRS DWTD-37, DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538q
45060918 My Little Brown Book - vAH AFRS DWTD-16, AFRS DWTD-37, DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538r
45060919 Accentuate The Positive AFRS DWTD-16, DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538s
45060920 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538t
45060921 C-Jam blues AFRS DWTD-16, DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538u
45060922 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 09, DETS 903 9005 DE4538v
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Eavnsville, IN 16 June 1945
Broadcast, from Franklin Gardens
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 Hardwick(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)
45061601 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 10, DETS 903 9006 DE4539a
45061602 The Last Time I Saw You AFRS DWTD-17, DETS 10, DETS 903 9006 DE4539b
45061603 The Blues – vME AFRS DWTD-17, JSo AA-501, DETS 10, DETS 903 9006 DE4539c
45061604 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 10, DETS 903 9006 DE4539d
45061605 The Wish That I Wish Tonight - vJS AFRS DWTD-17, AFRS DWTD-20, DETS 10, DETS 903 9006 DE4539e
45061606 Jumpin' Punkins AFRS DWTD-17, DETS 10, DETS 903 9006 DE4539f
45061607 On The Sunnyside Of The Street AFRS DWTD-17, AFRS DWTD-20, DETS 10, DETS 903 9006 DE4539g
45061608 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 10, DETS 903 9006 DE4539h
45061609 Cotton Tail AFRS DWTD-17, AFRS DWTD-20, DETS 10, DETS 903 9006 DE4539i
45061610 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 10, DETS 903 9006 DE4539j
45061611 NEW WORLD A-COMIN AFRS DWTD-18, DETS 10, Te M-554, DETS 903 9006, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 951 DE4539k
45061612 I'm Beginning To See The Light and D.E. Bond Promo DETS 10, DETS 903 9006 DE4539l
45061613 Johnny Come Lately AFRS DWTD-17, DETS 10, DETS 903 9006 DE4539m
45061614 Yesterdays - vKD AFRS DWTD-17, AFRS DWTD-18, AFRS DWTD-34, DETS 10 , DETS 903 9006 DE4539n
45061615 Let The Zoomers Drool AFRS DWTD-18, AFRS DWTD-32, JSo AA-501, DETS 10, DETS 903 9006 DE4539o
45061616 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 10, DETS 903 9006 DE4539p
45061617 Boy Meets Horn DETS 10, DETS 903 9006 DE4539q
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Akron, OH 23 June 1945
Broadcast, from Army Camp
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 Hardwick(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)
45062401 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 11, DETS 903 9006 DE4540a
45062402 Jump For Joy - vRN AFRS DWTD-19, DETS 11, DETS 903 9006 DE4540b
45062403 All At Once AFRS DWTD-20, DETS 11, DETS 903 9006 DE4540c
45062404 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 11, DETS 903 9006 DE4540d
45062405 Ko-Ko AFRS DWTD-19, AFRS DWTD-37, AFRS DWTD-39, AFRS DWTD-70, DETS 11 , DETS 903 9006 DE4540e
45062406 I Should Care AFRS DWTD-19, DETS 11, DETS 903 9006 DE4540f
45062407 Go Away Blues - vJS AFRS DWTD-19, AFRS DWTD-37, AFRS DWTD-39, DETS 11 , DETS 903 9006 DE4540g
45062408 Tootin' Through The Roof AFRS DWTD-19, DETS 11, DETS 903 9006 DE4540h
45062409 Ev'ry Hour On The Hour - vJS AFRS DWTD-20, AFRS DWTD-29, DETS 11 , DETS 903 9006 DE4540i
45062410 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS and D.E. Bond Promo DETS 11, DETS 903 9006 DE4540j
45062411 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 11, DETS 903 9006 DE4540k
45062412 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 11, DETS 903 9006 DE4540l
45062413 BLUE BELLS OF HARLEM AFRS DWTD-20, AFRS DWTD-31, DETS 11 , DETS 903 9006 DE4540m
45062414 Body And Soul and D.E. Bond Promo AFRS DWTD-20, DETS 11 , DETS 903 9006 DE4540n
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
45062415 The More I See You - vKD AFRS DWTD-19, AFRS DWTD-22, DETS 11 , DETS 903 9006 DE4540o
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
45062416 What Am I Here For? AFRS DWTD-19, AFRS DWTD-31, DETS 11 , DETS 903 9006 DE4540p
45062417 Warm Valley AFRS DWTD-19, DETS 11, DETS 903 9006 DE4540q
45062418 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 11, DETS 903 9006 DE4540r
45062419 Stompy Jones AFRS DWTD-19, DETS 11, DETS 903 9006 DE4540s
45062420 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 11, DETS 903 9006 DE4540t
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Atlantic City, NJ 27 June 1945
Broadcast, US Coastguard Training Center
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 Hardwick(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)
4606271 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS SB-707, Te M-554 DE4541a
4606272 Suddenly It Jumped AFRS SB-707, Te M-554 DE4541b
4606273 The More I See You - vKD AFRS SB-707 DE4541c
4606274 Kissing Bug - vJS AFRS SB-707 DE4541d
4606275 Mood To Be Wooed AFRS SB-707, Te M-554 DE4541e
4606276 C-Jam Blues AFRS SB-707, Te M-554 DE4541f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 30 June 1945
Broadcast, Apollo 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 Hardwick(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, Marie Ellington(v)
45063001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 12, DETS 903 9007 DE4542a
45063002 Caravan AFRS DWTD-22, AFRS DWTD-29, Fm FA-1009, DETS 12, DETS 903 9007 DE4542b
45063003 Fickle Fling AFRS DWTD-22, Fm FA-1009, DETS 12, DETS 903 9007 DE4542c
45063004 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 12, DETS 903 9007 DE4542d
45063005 Kissing Bug - vJS AFRS DWTD-22, AFRS DWTD-69, AFRS DWTD-71, DETS 12, DETS 903 9007 DE4542e
45063006 Honeysuckle Rose AFRS DWTD-22, AFRS DWTD-26, AFRS DWTD-43, AFRS DWTD-69, AFRS DWTD-71, Fm FA-1009, DETS 12, DETS 903 9007 DE4542f
45063007 Day Dream AFRS DWTD-22, AFRS DWTD-26, AFRS DWTD-42, AFRS DWTD-43, AFRS DWTD-49, AFRS DWTD-69, AFRS DWTD-71, DETS 12, Fm FA-1009, DETS 903 9007 DE4542g
45063008 One O'Clock Jump AFRS DWTD-22, AFRS DWTD-23, AFRS DWTD-29, AFRS DWTD-42, AFRS DWTD-46, AFRS DWTD-71, Fm FA-1009, DETS 12, DETS 903 9007 DE4542h
45063009 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 12, DETS 903 9007 DE4542i
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
45063010 There's No You DETS 12, DETS 903 9007 DE4542j
45063011 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS DWTD-51, DETS 12, DETS 903 9007 DE4542k
45063012 ¬ Chelsea Bridge AFRS DWTD-22, AFRS DWTD-51, Fm FA-1009, DETS 12, DETS 903 9007 DE4542l
45063013 | Something To Live For - vME AFRS DWTD-51, Fm FA-1009, DETS 12, DETS 903 9007 DE4542m
45063014 | Clementine and D.E. Bond Promo AFRS DWTD-51, DETS 12, DETS 903 9007 DE4542n
45063015 _| My Little Brown Book - vAH Fm FA-1009, DETS 12, DETS 903 9007 DE4542o
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
45063016 Riff Staccato - vRN AFRS DWTD-22, Fm FA-1009, DETS 12 , DETS 903 9007 DE4542p
45063017 Carnegie Blues AFRS DWTD-23, Fm FA-1009, DETS 12, DETS 903 9007 DE4542q
45063018 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS and D.E. Bond Promo DETS 12, DETS 903 9007 DE4542r
45063019 Old King Dooji AFRS DWTD-23, Fm FA-1009, DETS 12, JSo AA-501, DETS 903 9007 DE4542s
45063020 Things Ain't What They Used To Be AFRS DWTD-23, DETS 12, DETS 903 9007 DE4542t
 
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY July 1945
Broadcast, Apollo Theatre
Duke Ellington(p)
45070501 I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart unissued DE4543a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Same session
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 Hardwick(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)
45070502 Solitude unissued DE4543b
45070503 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN,TJ,JS,KD,ME unissued DE4543c
45070504 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE4543d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 07 July 1945
Private party
Duke Ellington(p)
45070401 Jumping Room Only unissued DE4544a
45070402 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' unissued DE4544b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 07 July 1945
Broadcast, 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 Hardwick(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, Marie Ellington(v)
45070403 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 13, DETS 903 9007 DE4545a
45070404 BLUE BELLS OF HARLEM AFRS DWTD-25, Fm FA-1009, DETS 13, DETS 903 9007 DE4545b
45070405 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS AFRS DWTD-25, AFRS DWTD-61, Fm FA-1009, DETS 13, DETS 903 9007 DE4545c
45070406 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 13, DETS 903 9007 DE4545d
45070407 Can't You Read Between The Lines? AFRS DWTD-25, DETS 13, DETS 903 9007 DE4545e
45070408 ¬ Diminuendo In Blue AFRS DWTD-25, Fm FA-1010, DETS 13, DETS 903 9007, Cl (F) 951 DE4545f
45070409 | Carnegie Blues AFRS DWTD-25, Fm FA-1010, DETS 13, DETS 903 9007 DE4545g
45070410 _| Crescendo In Blue AFRS DWTD-25, Fm FA-1010, DETS 13, DETS 903 9007, Cl (F) 951 DE4545h
45070411 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 13, DETS 903 9007 DE4545i
45070412 Mood To Be Wooed DETS 13, DETS 903 9007 DE4545j
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
45070413 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 13, DETS 903 9007 DE4545k
PERFUME SUITE
45070414       1. Balcony Serenade (Love) AFRS DWTD-26, AFRS DWTD-42, Fm FA-1010, DETS 13, DETS 903 9007, Cl (F) 881 DE4545l
45070415       2. Strange feeling (Violence) - vAH AFRS DWTD-26, Fm FA-1010, DETS 13, DETS 903 9007, Cl (F) 881 DE4545m
45070416       3. Dancer In Love (Naiveté) AFRS DWTD-26, Fm FA-1010, DETS 13, DETS 903 9007, Cl (F) 881 DE4545n
45070417       4. Coloratura (Sophistication) AFRS DWTD-26, Fm FA-1010, DETS 13, DETS 903 9007, Cl (F) 881 DE4545o
45070418 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 13, DETS 903 9007 DE4545p
Billy Strayhorn out.
45070419 Hollywood Hangover AFRS DWTD-25, Fm FA-1010, DETS 13, DETS 903 9007 DE4545q
45070420 I Don't Mind - vME AFRS DWTD-29, DETS 13, DETS 903 9007 DE4545r
45070421 Ring Dem Bells - vRN AFRS DWTD-25, DETS 13, DETS 903 9007, Cl (F) 951 DE4545s
45070422 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DETS 13, DETS 903 9007 DE4545t
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Boston, MA 14 July 1945
Broadcast, RKO 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 Hardwick(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)
45071401 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 14, DETS 903 9008 DE4546a
45071402 In The Shade Of The Old Apple tree AFRS DWTD-32, DETS 14, DETS 903 9008 DE4546b
45071403 Kissing Bug - vJS AFRS DWTD-32, DETS 14, DETS 903 9008 DE4546c
45071404 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 14, DETS 903 9008 DE4546d
45071405 Bugle Breaks AFRS DWTD-32, DETS 14, DETS 903 9008 DE4546e
45071406 A Friend Of Yours AFRS DWTD-32, DETS 14, DETS 903 9008 DE4546f
45071407 West Indian Dance AFRS DWTD-32, DETS 14, DETS 903 9008 DE4546g
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
45071408 Tonight I Shall Sleep - vAH and D.E. Bond Promo AFRS DWTD-32, DETS 14, DETS 903 9008 DE4546h
45071409 Stomp, Look And Listen AFRS DWTD-32, DETS 14, DETS 903 9008 DE4546i
45071410 I'm Beginning To See The Light AFRS DWTD-44, 46, 48/49, 51/52, 54, 56/57, 59/64, 66,68,70-76, DETS 14, DETS 903 9008 DE4546j
45071411 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS DWTD-32, DETS 14, DETS 903 9008 DE4546k
45071412 ¬ Downbeat Shuffle AFRS DWTD-33, DETS 14, DETS 903 9008 DE4546l
45071413 | Esquire Swank AFRS DWTD-33, DETS 14, JSo AA-501, DETS 903 9008 DE4546m
45071414 _| Metronome All Out and D.E. Bond Promo AFRS DWTD-33, DETS 14, DETS 903 9008 DE4546n
Billy Strayhorn out
45071415 If You Are But A Dream AFRS DWTD-33, DETS 14, DETS 903 9008 DE4546o
45071416 Blutopia AFRS DWTD-33, DETS 14, DETS 903 9008 DE4546p
45071417 Candy - vRN AFRS DWTD-33, DETS 14, DETS 903 9008 DE4546q
45071418 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 14, DETS 903 9008 DE4546r
45071419 Main Stem AFRS DWTD-33, DETS 14, DETS 903 9008 DE4546s
45071420 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS DWTD-33, DETS 14, DETS 903 9008 DE4546t
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Marshfield, MA 21 July 1945
Broadcast, Fieldstone Ballroom
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 Hardwick(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)
45072101 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS DWTD-34, AFRS DWTD-35, DETS 15, DETS 903 9008 DE4547a
45072102 In A Mellow Tone AFRS DWTD-34, DETS 15, DETS 903 9008 DE4547b
45072103 The Wish That I Wish Tonight - vJS AFRS DWTD-34, AFRS DWTD-38, AFRS DWTD-65, DETS 15, DETS 903 9008 DE4547c
45072104 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 15, DETS 903 9008 DE4547d
45072105 C-Jam Blues AFRS DWTD-34, AFRS DWTD-60, DETS 15, DETS 903 9008 DE4547e
45072106 Ultra Blue (Ultra Violet) AFRS DWTD-34, DETS 15, DETS 903 9008 DE4547f
45072107 There's No You - vKD AFRS DWTD-34, DETS 15, DETS 903 9008 DE4547g
45072108 Emancipation Celebration AFRS DWTD-34, DETS 15, DETS 903 9008 DE4547h
45072109 Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vAH AFRS DWTD-34, DETS 15, DETS 903 9008 DE4547i
45072110 Let The Zoomers Drool DETS 15, DETS 903 9008 DE4547j
45072111 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 15, DETS 903 9008 DE4547k
45072112 REMINISCING IN TEMPO DETS 15, DETS 903 9008 DE4547l
45072113 Everything But you and D.E. Bond Promo DETS 15, DETS 903 9008 DE4547m
45072114 Ko-Ko AFRS DWTD-34, AFRS DWTD-45, DETS 15, DETS 903 9008 DE4547n
45072115 Mood To Be Wooed AFRS DWTD-34, DETS 15, DETS 903 9008 DE4547o
45072116 Tea For Two AFRS DWTD-34, DETS 15, DETS 903 9008 DE4547p
45072117 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 15, DETS 903 9008 DE4547q
45072118 Blues On The Double AFRS DWTD-34, DETS 15, DETS 903 9008 DE4547r
45072119 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DETS 15, DETS 903 9008 DE4547s
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 24 July 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 Hardwick(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Al Lucas(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
PERFUME SUITE
46072401       2. Strange feeling (Violence) - vAH Vi 20-4711, (F)RCA PM 420247, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 951 DE4548a
46072402       4. Coloratura (Sophistication) (F)RCA PM 420247, Cl (F) 951 DE4548b
46072403       1. Balcony Serenade (Love) Vi 20-4711, (F)RCA PM 420247, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 951 DE4548c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Hartford, CT 28 July 1945
Broadcast, State 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 Hardwick(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)
45072801 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 16, DETS 903 9009 DE4550a
45072802 Teardrops In The Rain AFRS DWTD-42, DETS 16, DETS 903 9009 DE4550b
45072803 Frustration DETS 16, DETS 903 9009 DE4550c
45072804 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 16, DETS 903 9009 DE4550d
45072805 Everything But You - vJS AFRS DWTD-42, AFRS DWTD-76, DETS 16, DETS 903 9009 DE4550e
45072806 9:20 Special AFRS DWTD-42, AFRS DWTD-76, DETS 16, DETS 903 9009 DE4550f
45072807 Moon Mist AFRS DWTD-42, AFRS DWTD-52, AFRS DWTD-74, DETS 16, DETS 903 9009 DE4550g
45072808 Rockin' In Rhythm AFRS DWTD-42, DETS 16, DETS 903 9009 DE4550h
45072809 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 16, DETS 903 9009 DE4550i
45072810 Ev'ry Hour On The Hour - vAH DETS 16, DETS 903 9009 DE4550j
45072811 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 16, DETS 903 9009 DE4550k
45072812 Medley:- DE4550l
45072813       1. In A Sentimental Mood AFRS DWTD-43, AFRS DWTD-49, AFRS DWTD-52, DETS 16, DETS 903 9009
45072814       2. Black Beauty AFRS DWTD-43, AFRS DWTD-49, AFRS DWTD-52, DETS 16, DETS 903 9009
45072815       3. Sophisticated Lady AFRS DWTD-43, AFRS DWTD-49, AFRS DWTD-52, DETS 16, DETS 903 9009
45072816       4. Caravan AFRS DWTD-43, AFRS DWTD-49, AFRS DWTD-52, DETS 16, DETS 903 9009
45072817       5. Solitude AFRS DWTD-43, AFRS DWTD-49, AFRS DWTD-52, DETS 16, DETS 903 9009
45072818       6. I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart AFRS DWTD-43, AFRS DWTD-49, AFRS DWTD-52, DETS 16, DETS 903 9009
45072819 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 16, DETS 903 9009 DE4550m
45072820 Trumpet In Spades AFRS DWTD-43, DETS 16, DETS 903 9009 DE4550n
45072821 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' AFRS DWTD-43, DETS 16, DETS 903 9009 DE4550o
45072822 Go Away Blues - vJS AFRS DWTD-43, AFRS DWTD-47, DETS 16, DETS 903 9009 DE4550p
45072823 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 16, DETS 903 9009 DE4550q
45072824 One O'Clock Jump DETS 16, DETS 903 9009 DE4550r
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 30 July 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 Hardwick(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)
PERFUME SUITE
45073001 D5VB506-2       4. Coloratura (Sophistication) Vi 20-4712, (F)RCA PM 42047, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 985 DE4551a
45073002 D5VB518-1 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Vi 20-1718, (F)RCA PM 42047, Cl (F) 985 DE4551b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND JUNIOR RAGLIN Same session
Duke Ellington(p); Junior Raglin(sb)
PERFUME SUITE
45073003 D5VB519-1       3. Dancer In Love (Naiveté) Vi 20-4712, (F)RCA PM 42047, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 985 DE4551c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 31 July 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 Hardwick(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)
45073101 N3513-1 Teardrops In The Rain Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104 DE4552a
45073102 N3513-2 Teardrops In The Rain Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104 DE4552b
45073103 N3513-3 Teardrops In The Rain Wo 7219/7228, Ci CLP-107, Ci CCD-104 DE4552c
45073104 N3514-1 Metronome All Out Ci CLP-108, Ci CCD-105 DE4552d
45073105 N3514-2 Metronome All Out Wo 7329/7338, Ci CLP-108, Ci CCD-105 DE4552e
45073106 N3515-1 Esquire Swank Wo 7329/7338, Ci CLP-108, Ci CCD-105 DE4552f
45073107 N3516-1 Downbeat Shuffle Ci CLP-108, Ci CCD-105 DE4552g
45073108 N3516-2 Downbeat Shuffle Ci CLP-108, Ci CCD-105 DE4552h
45073109 N3516-3 Downbeat Shuffle Ci CLP-108, Ci CCD-105 DE4552i
45073110 N3516-4 Downbeat Shuffle Wo 7349/7358, Ci CLP-108, Ci CCD-105 DE4552j
45073111 N3517-1 Riff Staccato - vRN Ci CLP-108, Ci CCD-104 DE4552k
45073112 N3517-2 Riff Staccato - vRN Ci CLP-108, Ci CCD-104 DE4552l
45073113 N3517-3 Riff Staccato - vRN Wo 7359/7368, Ci CLP-108 , Ci CCD-104 DE4552m
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 03 August 1945
World Broadcasting System pre-recording for BBC 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 Hardwick(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)
45080301 Black And Tan Fantasy JUCD-2043, St 108 8600 DE4549a
45080302 Mood To Be Wooed JUCD-2043, St 108 8600 DE4549b
45080303 Frantic Fantasy JUCD-2043, St 108 8600 DE4549c
45080304 C-Jam Blues JUCD-2043, St 108 8600 DE4549d
45080305 Air Conditioned Jungle JUCD-2043, St 108 8600 DE4549e
45080306 On The Sunny Side Of The Street JUCD-2043, St 108 8600 DE4549f
45080307 Rockin' In Rhythm JUCD-2043, St 108 8600 DE4549g
45080308 Take The "A" Train (theme) JUCD-2043, St 108 8600 DE4549h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 04 August 1945
Broadcast, 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 Hardwick(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)
45080401 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS DWTD-30, DETS 17, DETS 903 9009 DE4553a
45080402 Dancing In The Dark AFRS DWTD-30, DETS 17, DETS 903 9009 DE4553b
45080403 Downbeat Shuffle AFRS DWTD-30, DETS 17, DETS 903 9009 DE4553c
45080404 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 17, DETS 903 9009 DE4553d
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
45080405 Tonight I Shall Sleep - vAH AFRS DWTD-30, AFRS DWTD-66, DETS 17, DETS 903 9009 DE4553e
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
45080406 Esquire Swank AFRS DWTD-30, AFRS DWTD-31, DETS 17, DETS 903 9009 DE4553f
45080407 Creole love Call - vKD AFRS DWTD-30, DETS 17, DETS 903 9009 DE4553g
45080408 I Miss Your Kiss AFRS DWTD-30, DETS 17, DETS 903 9009 DE4553h
45080409 Riff Staccato and D.E. Bond Promo DETS 17, DETS 903 9009 DE4553i
45080410 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 17, DETS 903 9009 DE4553j
45080411 Passion Flower AFRS DWTD-31, DETS 17, DETS 903 9009 DE4553k
45080412 Frantic Fantasy AFRS DWTD-31, DETS 17, DETS 903 9009 DE4553l
45080413 Air Conditioned Jungle AFRS DWTD-31, DETS 17, DETS 903 9009 DE4553m
45080414 On The Sunny Side Of The Street AFRS DWTD-31, DETS 17, DETS 903 9009 DE4553n
45080415 Metronome All Out AFRS DWTD-31, DETS 17, DETS 903 9009 DE4553o
45080416 Everything But You - vJS and D.E. Bond Promo AFRS DWTD-31, DETS 17, DETS 903 9009 DE4553p
45080417 Solid Old Man DETS 17, DETS 903 9009 DE4553q
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 07 August 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 Hardwick(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)
45080701 N3533-1 Ultra Blue Ci CLP-108, Ci CCD-105 DE4554a
45080702 N3533-2 Ultra Blue Wo 7219-7228, Ci CLP-108, Ci CCD-105 DE4554b
45080703 N3534-1 Everything But You - vJS Wo 7159-7168, Ci CLP-108, Ci CCD-105 DE4554c
45080704 N3535-1 Frustration Ci CLP-108, Ci CCD-105 DE4554d
45080705 N3535-2 Frustration Wo 8509-8518, Ci CLP-108, Ci CCD-105 DE4554e
45080706 N3536-1 Hollywood Hangover Wo 8749-8758, Ci CLP-108, Ci CCD-105 DE4554f
45080707 N3537-1 Blues On The Double Ci CLP-109, Ci CCD-105 DE4554g
45080708 N3537-2 Blues On The Double Ci CLP-109, Ci CCD-105 DE4554h
45080709 N3537-3 Blues On The Double Wo 7329-7338, Ci CLP-109, Ci CCD-105 DE4554i
45080710 N3538-1 Kissing Bug - vJS Wo 7159-7168, Ci CLP-109, Ci CCD-105 DE4554j
45080711 N3539-1 Ev'ry Hour On The Hour Ci CLP-109, Ci CCD-105 DE4554k
45080712 N3539-2 Ev'ry Hour On The Hour Ci CLP-109, Ci CCD-105 DE4554l
45080713 N3539-3 Ev'ry Hour On The Hour - vAH Wo 7159-7168, Ci CLP-109, Ci CCD-105 DE4554m
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
45080714 N3540-1 Passion Flower Ci CLP-109, Ci CCD-105 DE4554n
45080715 N3540-2 Passion Flower Ci CLP-109, Ci CCD-105 DE4554o
45080716 N3540-3 Passion Flower Ci CLP-109, Ci CCD-105 DE4554p
45080717 N3540-4 Passion Flower Ci CLP-109, Ci CCD-105 DE4554q
45080718 N3540-5 Passion Flower Wo 8509-8518, Ci CLP-109, Ci CCD-105 DE4554r
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
45080719 N3541-1 In A Jam Wo 7869-7878, Ci CLP-109, Ci CCD-105 DE4554s
45080720 N3542-1 In The Shade Of The Old Apple Tree Wo 8509-8518, Ci CLP-109, Ci CCD-105 DE4554t
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 11 August 1945
Broadcast, 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 Hardwick(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)
45081101 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 18, DETS 903 9010 DE4555a
45081102 What Am I Here For? AFRS DWTD-44, DETS 18, DETS 903 9010 DE4555b
45081103 Blue Is The Night AFRS DWTD-44, DETS 18, DETS 903 9010 DE4555c
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
45081104 The Wish That I Wish Tonight - vJS and D.E. Bond Promo AFRS DWTD-44, AFRS DWTD-64, DETS 18, DETS 903 9010 DE4555d
45081105 Someone DETS 18, DETS 903 9010 DE4555e
45081106 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 18, DETS 903 9010 DE4555f
45081107 Harlem Air-Shaft DETS 18, DETS 903 9010 DE4555g
45081108 Out Of This World - vKD AFRS DWTD-44, DETS 18, DETS 903 9010 DE4555h
45081109 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 18, DETS 903 9010 DE4555i
45081110 Midriff AFRS DWTD-44, AFRS DWTD-75, DETS 18, DETS 903 9010 DE4555j
Billy Strayhorn out
45081111 Everything But You - vJS AFRS DWTD-44, DETS 18, DETS 903 9010 DE4555k
45081112 Ring Dem Bells AFRS DWTD-44, DETS 18, DETS 903 9010 DE4555l
45081113 Mood To Be Wooed AFRS DWTD-44, DETS 18, DETS 903 9010 DE4555m
45081114 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 18, DETS 903 9010 DE4555n
45081115 Emancipation Celebration DETS 18, DETS 903 9010 DE4555o
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 18 August 1945
Broadcast, 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 Hardwick(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, Marie Ellington(v)
45081801 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 19, DETS 903 9010 DE4556a
BLACK BROWN AND BEIGE
45081802      01. Worksong AFRS DWTD-45, DETS 19, DETS 903 9010 DE4556b
45081803 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 19, DETS 903 9010 DE4556c
45081804      06.The Blues - vME AFRS DWTD-45, DETS 19, DETS 903 9010 DE4556d
45081805      04. West Indian Dance AFRS DWTD-45, DETS 19, DETS 903 9010 DE4556e
45081806 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 19, DETS 903 9010 DE4556f
45081807      02. Come Sunday AFRS DWTD-45, DETS 19, DETS 903 9010 DE4556g
45081808      03. Light AFRS DWTD-45, DETS 19, DETS 903 9010 DE4556h
45081809 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 19, DETS 903 9010 DE4556i
45081810 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 19, DETS 903 9010 DE4556j
45081811 Just Squeeze Me AFRS DWTD-46, DETS 19, DETS 903 9010 DE4556k
45081812 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 19, DETS 903 9010 DE4556l
45081813 Blue Skies AFRS DWTD-46, AFRS DWTD-51, AFRS DWTD-64, DETS 19, DETS 903 9010 DE4556m
45081814 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, Kay Davis AFRS DWTD-46, AFRS DWTD-64, DETS 19, DETS 903 9010 DE4556n
45081815 Riff Staccato - vRN AFRS DWTD-46, AFRS DWTD-64, DETS 19, DETS 903 9010 DE4556o
45081816 Bugle Breaks AFRS DWTD-46, AFRS DWTD-64, AFRS DWTD-68, DETS 19, JSo AA-501, DETS 903 9010 DE4556p
45081817 Kissing Bug - vJS AFRS DWTD-46, AFRS DWTD-68, DETS 19, DETS 903 9010 DE4556q
45081818 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 19, DETS 903 9010 DE4556r
45081819 Suddenly It Jumped AFRS DWTD-46, AFRS DWTD-68, DETS 19, DETS 903 9010 DE4556s
45081820 Warm Valley DETS 19, DETS 903 9010 DE4556t
 
BEN WEBSTER ALL STARS New York City, NY 20 August 1945
Broadcast, Radio City
Ben Webster, Don Byas(ts); Buster Bailey, Herbie Fields(cl); Stuff Smith(vl); Duke Ellington(p); Al Lucas(sb); Eddie Nicholson(d)
45082001 The Romp JA 35 DE4557a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Marshfield, MA 25 August 1945
Broadcast, Fieldstone Ballroom
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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)
45082501 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 20, DETS 903 9011 DE4558a
45082502 Mood Indigo AFRS DWTD-47, AFRS DWTD-54, DETS 20, DETS 903 9011 DE4558b
45082503 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 20, DETS 903 9011 DE4558c
45082504 In A Jam AFRS DWTD-47, DETS 20, DETS 903 9011 DE4558d
45082505 Everything But You - vJS AFRS DWTD-47, DETS 20, DETS 903 9011 DE4558e
45082506 Tonk (Pianistically Allied) AFRS DWTD-47, AFRS DWTD-64, DETS 20, DETS 903 9011, MDD 006 DE4558f
45082507 I Don't Mind - vME AFRS DWTD-47, AFRS DWTD-64, DETS 20, DETS 903 9011 DE4558g
45082508 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 20, DETS 903 9011 DE4558h
45082509 Jeep Is Jumpin' AFRS DWTD-47, DETS 20, DETS 903 9011 DE4558i
45082510 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS DWTD-47, DETS 20, DETS 903 9011 DE4558j
45082511 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 20, DETS 903 9011 DE4558k
45082512 Black And Tan Fantasy AFRS DWTD-48, DETS 20, DETS 903 9011 DE4558l
45082513 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS AFRS DWTD-48, DETS 20, DETS 903 9011 DE4558m
45082514 After All and D.E. Bond Promo AFRS DWTD-48, DETS 20, DETS 903 9011 DE4558n
45082515 Don't You Know I Care - vAH AFRS DWTD-48, DETS 20, DETS 903 9011 DE4558o
45082516 Back Home Again In Indiana AFRS DWTD-48, DETS 20, DETS 903 9011 DE4558p
45082517 The More I See You - vKD AFRS DWTD-48, DETS 20, DETS 903 9011 DE4558q
45082518 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 20, DETS 903 9011 DE4558r
45082519 Let The Zoomers Drool DETS 20, DETS 903 9011 DE4558s
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Philadelphia, PA 01 September 1945
Broadcast, Earl Theatre
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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)
45090101 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS DWTD-49, DETS 21, DETS 903 9011 DE4559a
45090102 On The Alamo AFRS DWTD-49, DETS 21, DETS 903 9011 DE4559b
45090103 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 21, DETS 903 9011 DE4559c
45090104 Sugar Hill Penthouse AFRS DWTD-49, DETS 21, DETS 903 9011 DE4559d
45090105 Stomp, Look And Listen AFRS DWTD-49, DETS 21, DETS 903 9011 DE4559e
45090106 There's No You - vKD AFRS DWTD-49, DETS 21, DETS 903 9011 DE4559f
45090107 Jumpin' Punkins AFRS DWTD-49, DETS 21, DETS 903 9011 DE4559g
45090108 Body And Soul and D.E. Bond Promo DETS 21, DETS 903 9011 DE4559h
45090109 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS DWTD-50, DETS 21, DETS 903 9011 DE4559i
45090110 Caravan AFRS DWTD-50, DETS 21, DETS 903 9011 DE4559j
45090111 Flamingo - vAH AFRS DWTD-50, DETS 21, DETS 903 9011 DE4559k
45090112 Air Conditioned Jungle AFRS DWTD-50, DETS 21, DETS 903 9011 DE4559l
45090113 Everything But You and D.E. Bond Promo DETS 21, DETS 903 9011 DE4559m
Duke Ellington(p); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
45090114 Pitter Panther Patter AFRS DWTD-50, DETS 21, DETS 903 9011 DE4559n
As before
45090115 One O'Clock Jump AFRS DWTD-50, DETS 21, DETS 903 9011 DE4559o
45090116 Moon Mist AFRS DWTD-50, DETS 21, DETS 903 9011 DE4559p
45090117 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 21, DETS 903 9011 DE4559q
45090118 Jump For Joy - vRN DETS 21, DETS 903 9011 DE4559r
45090119 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 21, DETS 903 9011 DE4559s
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 08 September 1945
Broadcast, 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 Hardwick(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)
45090601 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 22, DETS 903 9012 DE4560a
45090602 Carnegie Blues AFRS DWTD-51, DETS 22, DETS 903 9012, Cl (F) 985 DE4560b
45090603 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 22, DETS 903 9012 DE4560c
45090604 I Can't Believe That You're In Love with Me AFRS DWTD-51, DETS 22, DETS 903 9012 DE4560d
45090605 Mood To Be Wooed AFRS DWTD-51, DETS 22, DETS 903 9012 DE4560e
45090606 Kissing Bug - vJS AFRS DWTD-51, DETS 22, DETS 903 9012, Cl (F) 951 DE4560f
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
45090607 Chelsea Bridge DETS 22, DETS 903 9012 DE4560g
45090608 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 22, DETS 903 9012 DE4560h
45090609 Something To Live For - vME DETS 22, DETS 903 9012 DE4560i
45090610 Clementine DETS 22, DETS 903 9012 DE4560j
Billy Strayhorn out
45090611 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 22, DETS 903 9012 DE4560k
45090612 Way Low AFRS DWTD-52, DETS 22, DETS 903 9012 DE4560l
45090613 Solid Old Man AFRS DWTD-52, DETS 22, DETS 903 9012 DE4560m
45090614 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 22, DETS 903 9012 DE4560n
45090615 Summertime - vAH AFRS DWTD-52, DETS 22, DETS 903 9012 DE4560o
45090616 Old King Dooji AFRS DWTD-52, DETS 22, DETS 903 9012 DE4560p
Billy Strayhorn(p); Kay Davis(v)
45090617 If I Loved You - vKD DETS 22, DETS 903 9012 DE4560q
As before
45090618 Unbooted Character VD 671, DETS 22, DETS 903 9012, Cl (F) 985 DE4560r
45090619 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' DETS 22, DETS 903 9012 DE4560s
45090620 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 22, DETS 903 9012 DE4560t
45090621 Hollywood Hangover DETS 22, DETS 903 9012 DE4560u
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 15 September 1945
Broadcast, Radio City
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Otto Hardwick(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)
45091501 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 23, DETS 903 9012 DE4561a
45091502 Just Squeeze Me AFRS DWTD-53, DETS 23, DETS 903 9012 DE4561b
45091503 C-Jam Blues AFRS DWTD-53, DETS 23, DETS 903 9012 DE4561c
45091504 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 23, DETS 903 9012 DE4561d
45091505 Ev'ry Hour On The Hour - vAH AFRS DWTD-53, DETS 23, DETS 903 9012 DE4561e
45091506 Jeep Is Jumpin' DETS 23, DETS 903 9012 DE4561f
45091507 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 23, DETS 903 9012 DE4561g
45091508 Creole Love Call - vKD AFRS DWTD-53, AFRS DWTD-58, DETS 23, DETS 903 9012 DE4561h
45091509 ¬ Frankie And Johnny AFRS DWTD-53, DETS 23, DETS 903 9012 DE4561i
45091510 _| Metronome All Out AFRS DWTD-53, DETS 23, DETS 903 9012 DE4561j
45091511 Everything But You - vJS DETS 23, DETS 903 9012 DE4561k
45091512 Emancipation Celebration DETS 23, DETS 903 9012 DE4561l
45091513 Warm Valley DETS 23, DETS 903 9012 DE4561m
45091514 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 23, DETS 903 9012 DE4561n
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 16 September 1945
Broadcast, Zanzibar 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 Hardwick(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)
45091601 There's No You - vKD unissued DE4562a
45091602 Ko-Ko unissued DE4562b
45091603 Flamingo - vAH unissued DE4562c
45091604 Rockin' In Rhythm unissued DE4562d
45091605 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE4562e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 17 September 1945
Broadcast, Zanzibar Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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)
45091701 Midriff unissued DE4563a
45091702 Carnegie Blues unissued DE4563b
45091703 Everything But You - vJS unissued DE4563c
45091704 Teardrops In The Rain unissued DE4563d
45091705 Mood To Be Wooed unissued DE4563e
45091706 C-Jam Blues unissued DE4563f
45091707 I Got It Bad - vAH unissued DE4563g
Duke Ellington(p); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
45091708 Pitter Panther Patter unissued DE4563h
As before
45091709 Hollywood Hangover unissued DE4563i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 18 September 1945
Broadcast, Zanzibar Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Joya Sherrill(v)
45091801 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ONS-800, Jo 1071, DETS 903 9005 DE4591a
45091802 As Long As I Live AFRS ONS-800, Jo 1071, DETS 903 9005 DE4591b
45091803 9:20 Special AFRS ONS-800, Jo 1071, DETS 903 9005 DE4591c
45091804 The Wonder Of You - vJS AFRS ONS-800, Jo 1071, DETS 903 9005 DE4591d
45091805 Walkin' With My Honey AFRS ONS-800, Jo 1071, DETS 903 9005 DE4591e
45091806 Three Cent Stomp AFRS ONS-800, Jo 1071, DETS 903 9005 DE4591f
45091807 Don't Take Your Love From Me - vAH AFRS ONS-800, Jo 1071, DETS 903 9005 DE4591g
45091808 Court Session AFRS ONS-800, Jo 1071, DETS 903 9005 DE4591h
This aircheck was cut to record on 18 November 1945 but as it was broadcast as noted, it is more appropriate to list it here
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 20 September 1945
Broadcast, Zanzibar 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 Hardwick(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)
45092001 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE4564a
45092002 Caravan unissued DE4564b
45092003 Teardrops In The Rain unissued DE4564c
45092004 My Heart Sings - vJS unissued DE4564d
45092005 9:20 Special unissued DE4564e
45092006 Frustration unissued DE4564f
45092007 Johnny Come Lately unissued DE4564g
45092008 Tonight I Shall Sleep - vAH unissued DE4564h
45092009 Harlem Air Shaft unissued DE4564i
45092010 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE4564j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 22 September 1945
Broadcast, 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 Hardwick(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)
45092201 Someone DETS 24, DETS 903 9013 DE4565a
45092202 Riff Staccato - vRN DETS 24, DETS 903 9013 DE4565b
45092203 Homesick, That's All DETS 24, DETS 903 9013 DE4565c
45092204 Kissing Bug - vJS DETS 24, DETS 903 9013 DE4565d
45092205 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 24, DETS 903 9013 DE4565e
45092206 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 24, DETS 903 9013 DE4565f
45092207 Things Ain't What They Used To Be AFRS DWTD-54, DETS 24, DETS 903 9013 DE4565g
45092208 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 24, DETS 903 9013 DE4565h
45092209 Three cent Stomp AFRS DWTD-54, DETS 24, DETS 903 9013 DE4565i
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
45092210 There's No You - vKD AFRS DWTD-54, DETS 24, DETS 903 9013 DE4565j
Billy Strayhorn out
45092211 Fancy Dan AFRS DWTD-54, DETS 24, DETS 903 9013 DE4565k
45092212 Everything But You - vJS AFRS DWTD-54, DETS 24, DETS 903 9013 DE4565l
45092213 Fickle Fling AFRS DWTD-54, DETS 24, DETS 903 9013 DE4565m
45092214 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 24, DETS 903 9013 DE4565n
45092215 Blue Serge DETS 24, DETS 903 9013 DE4565o
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH LOU BRING ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 23 September 1945
Broadcast, NBC Studios
Duke Ellington(p) with Lou Bring Orchestra
45092301 Solitude AFRS MALB-68 DE4566a
Add TC(tb)
45092302 The Minor Goes Muggin' AFRS MALB-68 DE4566b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 23 September 1945
Broadcast, Zanzibar 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 Hardwick(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)
45092301 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE4567a
45092302 Just Squeeze me unissued DE4567b
45092303 I'd Do It All Over Again unissued DE4567c
45092304 Three Cent Stomp unissued DE4567d
45092305 Love Letters unissued DE4537e
45092306 ¬ Take The "A" Train unissued DE4567xa
45092307 _| Riff Staccato - vRN unissued DE4567f
45092308 I'll Buy That Dream unissued DE4537g
45092309 Cotton Tail unissued DE4567h
45092310 Way Low unissued DE4567i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 24 September 1945
Broadcast, Zanzibar Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t); Ray Nance(t,vn,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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)
45092401 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 903 9013 DE4568a
45092402 Stompy Jones DETS 903 9013 DE4568b
45092403 Walkin' With My Honey DETS 903 9013 DE4568c
45092404 Lily Belle DETS 903 9013 DE4568d
45092405 Everything But You - vJS DETS 903 9013 DE4568e
45092406 In A Mellow Tone DETS 903 9013 DE4568f
45092407 Solid Old Man DETS 903 9013 DE4568g
45092408 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, Kay Davis DETS 903 9013 DE4568h
45092409 Blue Skies DETS 903 9013 DE4568i
45092410 Suddenly It Jumped DETS 903 9013 DE4568j
45092411 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 903 9013 DE4568k
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 26 September 1945
Broadcast, Zanzibar 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 Hardwick(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)
45092601 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 903 9010 DE4569a
45092602 Suddenly It Jumped DETS 903 9010 DE4569b
45092603 Laura DETS 903 9010 DE4569c
45092604 Kissing Bug - vJS DETS 903 9010 DE4569d
45092605 Stompy Jones DETS 903 9010 DE4569e
45092606 Solid Old Man DETS 903 9010 DE4569f
45092607 Carnegie Blues DETS 903 9010 DE4569g
45092608 In A Mellow Tone DETS 903 9010 DE4569h
45092609 Fancy Dan DETS 903 9010 DE4569i
45092610 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DETS 903 9010 DE4569j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 28 September 1945
Broadcast, Zanzibar 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 Hardwick(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)
45092801 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE4570a
45092802 Walkin' With My Honey unissued DE4570b
45092803 Lily Belle unissued DE4570c
45092804 Everything But You - vJS unissued DE4570d
45092805 I Can't Believe That You're In Love with Me unissued DE4570e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 01 October 1945
Broadcast, Zanzibar 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 Hardwick(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)
45100101 Take The "A" Train (theme) Bu 74465-99629-2 DE4571a
45100102 Caravan Bu 74465-99629-2, DETS 903 9012 DE4571b
45100103 Three Cent Stomp Bu 74465-99629-2, DETS 903 9012 DE4571c
45100104 Yesterdays - vKD Bu 74465-99629-2, DETS 903 9012 DE4571d
45100105 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Bu 74465-99629-2 DE4571xa
45100106 Blues On The Double Bu 74465-99629-2, DETS 903 9012 DE4571e
45100107 Kissing Bug - vJS Bu 74465-99629-2 DE4571xb
45100108 Riff Staccato - vRN Bu 74465-99629-2, DETS 903 9012 DE4571f
45100109 Cotton Tail Bu 74465-99629-2, DETS 903 9012 DE4571g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 04 October 1945
Broadcast, Zanzibar Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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)
45100401 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE4572a
45100402 I'd Do It All Over Again unissued DE4572b
45100403 Homesick, That's All unissued DE4572c
45100404 Go Away Blues unissued DE4572d
45100405 It Don't Mean A Thing - vTJ unissued DE4572e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 06 October 1945
Broadcast, Radio City
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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)
45100601 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 25, DETS 903 9013 DE4573a
45100602 Main Stem AFRS DWTD-55, DETS 25, DETS 903 9013 DE4573b
45100603 Carnegie Blues AFRS DWTD-55, DETS 25, DETS 903 9013 DE4573c
45100604 I Can't Believe That You're In Love with Me AFRS DWTD-55, DETS 25, DETS 903 9013 DE4573d
45100605 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 25, DETS 903 9013 DE4573e
45100606 What Am I Here For? AFRS DWTD-55, DETS 25, DETS 903 9013 DE4573f
45100607 Lilly Belle AFRS DWTD-55, DETS 25, DETS 903 9013 DE4573g
45100608 Homesick, That's All AFRS DWTD-55, DETS 25, DETS 903 9013 DE4573h
45100609 Go Away Blues - vJS AFRS DWTD-55, DETS 25, DETS 903 9013 DE4573i
45100610 Frantic Fantasy AFRS DWTD-55, DETS 25, DETS 903 9013 DE4573j
45100611 If You Are But A Dream AFRS DWTD-56, DETS 25, DETS 903 9013 DE4573k
45100612 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 25, DETS 903 9013 DE4573l
45100613 Jack The Bear AFRS DWTD-56, DETS 25, DETS 903 9013 DE4573m
45100614 Ev'ry Hour On The Hour - vAH AFRS DWTD-56, DETS 25, DETS 903 9013 DE4573n
45100615 Cotton Tail AFRS DWTD-56, DETS 25, DETS 903 9013 DE4573o
45100616 Way Low (Lament In A Minor Mood) AFRS DWTD-56, DETS 25, DETS 903 9013 DE4573p
45100617 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 25, DETS 903 9013 DE4573q
45100618 Teardrops In The Rain AFRS DWTD-56, DETS 25, DETS 903 9013 DE4573r
45100619 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, Kay Davis AFRS DWTD-56, DETS 25, DETS 903 9013 DE4573s
45100620 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DETS 25, DETS 903 9013 DE4573t
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 07 October 1945
Broadcast, Zanzibar Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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)
45100701 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS MC-131, Jo 1071, DETS 903 9002 DE4574a
45100702 Love Letters AFRS MC-131, Jo 1071, DETS 903 9002 DE4574b
45100703 Main Stem AFRS MC-131, Jo 1071, DETS 903 9002 DE4574c
45100704 Fishing For The Moon AFRS MC-131, Jo 1071, DETS 903 9002 DE4574d
45100705 Riff 'n' Drill AFRS MC-131, Jo 1071, DETS 903 9002 DE4574e
45100706 Kissing Bug - vJS AFRS MC-131, Jo 1071, DETS 903 9002 DE4574f
45100707 Suddenly It Jumped DETS 903 9011 DE4574g
45100708 Ev'ry Hour On The Hour - vAH DETS 903 9011 DE4574h
45100709 Cotton Tail DETS 903 9011 DE4574i
45100710 Everything But You DETS 903 9011 DE4574j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 08 October 1945
RCA-Victor recording session
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Ray Nance, Cat Anderson(t); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sidney Catlett(d); Joya Sherrill(v)
45100801 D5VB662-1 Tell Ya What I'm Gonna Do - vJS Vi 20-1748, RCA PM 42047, Cl (F) 985 DE4575a
45100802 D5VB663-1 Come To Baby, Do! - vJS Vi 20-1748, RCA PM 42047, Cl (F) 985 DE4575b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 10 October 1945
Broadcast, Zanzibar Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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)
45101001 In The Shade Of The Old Apple tree DETS 903 9004 DE4576a
45101002 9:20 Special DETS 903 9004 DE4576b
45101003 Tell Ya What I'm Gonna Do - vJS DETS 903 9004 DE4576c
45101004 West Indian Dance DETS 903 9004 DE4576d
45101005 A Door Will Open DETS 903 9004 DE4576e
45101006 In A Mellow Tone MJ MJCD 1140, DETS 903 9004 DE4576f
45101007 Everything But You - vJS DETS 903 9004 DE4576g
45101008 Solid Old Man DETS 903 9004 DE4576h
45101009 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DETS 903 9004 DE4576i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 11 October 1945
Broadcast, Zanzibar Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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)
45101101 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 903 9007 DE4577a
45101102 Clementine DETS 903 9007 DE4577b
45101103 I'll Buy That Dream DETS 903 9007 DE4577c
45101104 Come To Baby Do - vJS DETS 903 9007 DE4577d
45101105 Harlem Air Shaft DETS 903 9007 DE4577e
45101106 Everything But You DETS 903 9007 DE4577f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 13 October 1945
Broadcast, Radio City
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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)
45101301 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 26, DETS 903 9014 DE4578a
45101302 Things Ain't What They Used To Be AFRS DWTD-28, Fm FA-1010, DETS 26, DETS 903 9014 DE4578b
45101303 Ev'ry Hour On The Hour - vAH Fm FA-1010, DETS 26, DETS 903 9014 DE4578c
45101304 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 26, DETS 903 9014 DE4578d
45101305 Hollywood Hangover AFRS DWTD-27, Fm FA-1010, DETS 26, DETS 903 9014 DE4578e
45101306 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS DWTD-27, DETS 26, DETS 903 9014 DE4578f
45101307 Autumn Serenade - vJS AFRS DWTD-27, AFRS DWTD-33, Fm FA-1010, DETS 26, DETS 903 9014 DE4578g
45101308 Rockabye River AFRS DWTD-27, Fm FA-1010, DETS 26, DETS 903 9014 DE4578h
45101309 Ridin' On A Blue Note AFRS DWTD-27, AFRS DWTD-32, DETS 26, DETS 903 9014 DE4578i
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
45101310 I'll Buy That Dream AFRS DWTD-27, DETS 26, DETS 903 9014 DE4578j
45101311 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 26, DETS 903 9014 DE4578k
45101312 Riff 'n' Drill AFRS DWTD-27, DETS 26 , DETS 903 9014 DE4578l
45101313 Tell Ya What I'm Gonna Do - vJS AFRS DWTD-27, AFRS DWTD-34, DETS 26 , DETS 903 9014 DE4578m
Billy Strayhorn out
45101314 How Deep Is The Ocean AFRS DWTD-27, DETS 26, DETS 903 9014 DE4578n
45101315 Mood Indigo DETS 26, DETS 903 9014 DE4578o
45101316 Take The "A" Train AFRS DWTD-28, DETS 26, DETS 903 9014 DE4578p
45101317 ¬ Diminuendo In Blue AFRS DWTD-28, DETS 26, DETS 903 9014 DE4578q
45101318 | I Got It Bad - vAH AFRS DWTD-28, AFRS DWTD-63, DETS 26, DETS 903 9014 DE4578r
45101319 _| Crescendo In Blue AFRS DWTD-28, DETS 26, DETS 903 9014 DE4578s
45101320 Everything But You - vJS AFRS DWTD-28, DETS 26, DETS 903 9014 DE4578t
45101321 Everything But You and D.E. Bond Promo DETS 26, DETS 27, DETS 903 9014 DE4578u
45101322 Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea AFRS DWTD-28, DETS 27, JSo AA-501, DETS 903 9014 DE4578v
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
45101323 After All AFRS DWTD-28, DETS 27, DETS 903 9013 DE4578w
45101324 Out Of This World - vKD AFRS DWTD-28, DETS 27, DETS 903 9013 DE4578x
Billy Strayhorn out
45101325 C-Jam Blues DETS 27, DETS 903 9013 DE4578y
45101326 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 27, DETS 903 9013 DE4578z
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY Autumn 1945
Broadcast, Zanzibar Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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)
45101401 Stomp, Look And Listen unissued DE4579a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 15 October 1945
Broadcast, Zanzibar Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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)
45101501 I'll Buy That Dream Bu 74465-99629-2 DE9006a
45101502 Fickle Fling Bu 74465-99629-2 DE9006b
45101503 Autumn Serenade - vJS Bu 74465-99629-2 DE9006c
45101504 How Deep Is The Ocean Bu 74465-99629-2 DE9006d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 18 October 1945
Broadcast, Radio City
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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)
45101801 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE4580a
45101802 A Door Will Open DETS 903 9011 DE4580b
45101803 Lily Belle DETS 903 9011 DE4580c
45101804 West Indian Dance DETS 903 9011 DE4580d
45101805 Waiting For The Train To Come In DETS 903 9011 DE4580e
45101806 Blues On The Double DETS 903 9011 DE4580f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 20 October 1945
Broadcast, Radio City
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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)
45102001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 27, DETS 903 9014 DE4581a
45102002 Ultra Blue (How Blue Can You Get #) AFRS DWTD-57, DETS 27, DETS 903 9014 DE4581b
45102003 Teardrops In The Rain AFRS DWTD-57, DETS 27, DETS 903 9014 DE4581c
45102004 Time On My Hands AFRS DWTD-57, DETS 27, DETS 903 9014 DE4581d
45102005 Riff Staccato - vJS DETS 27, DETS 903 9014 DE4581e
45102006 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 27, DETS 903 9014 DE4581f
45102007 Ko-Ko AFRS DWTD-57, DETS 27, DETS 903 9014 DE4581g
Billy Strayhorn(p); Kay Davis(v)
45102008 If I Loved You - vKD AFRS DWTD-57, DETS 27, DETS 903 9014 DE4581h
As before
45102009 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 27, DETS 903 9014 DE4581i
45102010 Just Squeeze Me DETS 27, DETS 903 9014 DE4581j
Add Russell Procope(as)
45102011 Honeysuckle Rose AFRS DWTD-57, DETS 27, DETS 903 9014 DE4581k
45102012 Perdido AFRS DWTD-57, DETS 27, DETS 903 9014 DE4581l
Russell Procope out
45102013 Air Conditioned Jungle AFRS DWTD-58, DETS 27, DETS 903 9014 DE4581m
45102014 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 27, DETS 903 9014 DE4581n
45102015 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 28, DETS 903 9014 DE4581o
45102016 Waiting For The Train To Come In AFRS DWTD-58, DETS 28, DETS 903 9014 DE4581p
45102017 I'd Do It All Over Again AFRS DWTD-58, DETS 28, DETS 903 9014 DE4581q
45102018 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 28, DETS 903 9014 DE4581r
45102019 Fancy Dan AFRS DWTD-58, DETS 28, DETS 903 9014 DE4581s
45102020 Homesick That's All AFRS DWTD-58, DETS 28, DETS 903 9014 DE4581t
45102021 Blues On The Double AFRS DWTD-58, DETS 28, DETS 903 9014 DE4581u
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
45102022 Ev'ry Hour On The Hour DETS 28, DETS 903 9014 DE4581v
45102023 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 28, DETS 903 9014 DE4581w
Billy Strayhorn out
45102024 Caravan AFRS DWTD-58, DETS 28, DETS 903 9014 DE4581x
45102025 Riff 'n' Drill DETS 28, DETS 903 9014 DE4581y
45102026 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DETS 28, DETS 903 9014 DE4581z
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 21 October 1945
MBS broadcast, Zanzibar Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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)
45102101 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ONS-763, AFRS ONS-786, Jo LP-1006 DE4582a
45102102 Midriff AFRS ONS-763, Jo LP-1006, DETS 903 9008 DE4582b
45102103 A Door Will Open AFRS ONS-763, Jo LP-1006, DETS 903 9008 DE4582c
45102104 My Little Brown Book - vAH AFRS ONS-763, Jo LP-1006, DETS 903 9008 DE4582d
45102105 Stomp, Look And Listen AFRS ONS-763, Jo LP-1006, DETS 903 9008 DE4582e
45102106 Waiting For The Train To Come In AFRS ONS-763, Jo LP-1006, DETS 903 9008 DE4582f
45102107 ¬ Diminuendo In Blue AFRS ONS-763, Jo LP-1006, DETS 903 9008 DE4582g
45102108 | Rocks In My Bed AFRS ONS-763, Jo LP-1006, DETS 903 9008 DE4582h
45102109 _| Crescendo In Blue AFRS ONS-763, Jo LP-1006, DETS 903 9008 DE4582i
45102110 Everything But You AFRS ONS-763, Jo LP-1006, DETS 903 9008 DE4582j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 24 October 1945
NBC broadcast, Zanzibar Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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)
45102401 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ONS-764, DETS 903 9007 DE4583a
45102402 How Deep Is The Ocean AFRS ONS-764 DE4583b
45102403 Walkin' With my Honey AFRS ONS-764, DETS 903 9007 DE4583c
45102404 Go Away Blues - vJS AFRS ONS-764, DETS 903 9007 DE4583d
45102405 Homesick, That's All AFRS ONS-764, DETS 903 9007 DE4583e
45102406 I'd Do It All Over Again AFRS ONS-764, DETS 903 9007 DE4583f
45102407 Take The "A" Train AFRS ONS-764 DE4583g
45102408 Fancy Dan AFRS ONS-764, DETS 903 9007 DE4583h
45102409 Ev'ry Hour On The Hour AFRS ONS-764 DE4583i
45102410 Emancipation Celebration AFRS ONS-764, AFRS ONS-800, Jo LP-1071 DE4583j
45102411 Let The Zoomers Drool AFRS ONS-764, AFRS ONS-800, Jo LP-1071 DE4583k
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 27 October 1945
Broadcast, Radio City
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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, Golden Gate Quartet(v)
45102701 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS DWTD-59, DETS 28 DE4584a
45102702 Johnny Come Lately AFRS DWTD-59, DETS 28 DE4584b
45102703 I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me AFRS DWTD-59, DETS 28 DE4584c
45102704 I'll Buy That Dream AFRS DWTD-59, DETS 28 DE4584d
45102705 Stomp, Look And Listen DETS 28 DE4584e
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
45102706 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 28 DE4584f
45102707 The Wonder Of You - vJS AFRS DWTD-59, DETS 28 DE4584g
45102708 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 28 DE4584h
Add Golden Gate Quartet(v)
45102709 Joshua Fit The Battle Of Jericho - vGGQ AFRS DWTD-59, DETS 28 DE4584i
45102710 The General Jumped At Dawn - vGGQ DETS 28 DE4584j
Billy Strayhorn, Golden Gate Quartet out
45102711 Mood To Be Wooed AFRS DWTD-59, DETS 29 DE4584k
45102712 Three Cent Stomp AFRS DWTD-59, DETS 29 DE4584l
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
45102713 Yesterdays - vKD AFRS DWTD-60, DETS 29 DE4584m
45102714 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 29 DE4584n
45102715 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH AFRS DWTD-60, DETS 29 DE4584o
Billy Strayhorn out
45102716 Stompy Jones AFRS DWTD-60, DETS 29 DE4584p
45102717 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DETS 29 DE4584q
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 28 October 1945
Broadcast, Zanzibar Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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)
45102801 Things Ain't What They Used To Be AFRS ONS-786, GoJ 1020, DETS 903 9006 DE4585a
45102802 In A Mellow Tone AFRS ONS-786, GoJ 1020, DETS 903 9006 DE4585b
45102803 The Wonder Of You - vJS AFRS ONS-786, GoJ 1020, DETS 903 9006 DE4585c
45102804 Riff 'n' Drill AFRS ONS-786, GoJ 1020, DETS 903 9006 DE4585d
45102805 The Last Time I Saw You AFRS ONS-786, GoJ 1020, DETS 903 9006 DE4585e
45102806 How Deep Is The Ocean AFRS ONS-786, GoJ 1020, DETS 903 9006 DE4585f
45102807 Riff Staccato - vJS AFRS ONS-786, GoJ 1020, DETS 903 9006 DE4585g
45102808 Ev'ry Hour On The Hour - vAH AFRS ONS-786, GoJ 1020, DETS 903 9006 DE4585h
45102809 Harlem Air-Shaft AFRS ONS-786, GoJ 1020, DETS 903 9006 DE4585i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 29 October 1945
Broadcast, Zanzibar Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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)
45102901 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE4586a
45102902 Stompy Jones unissued DE4586b
45102903 I'd Do It All Over Again unissued DE4586c
45102904 A Door Will Open unissued DE4586d
45102905 It Don't Mean A Thing - vTJ unissued DE4586e
45102906 Frantic Fantasy unissued DE4586f
45102907 Blue Skies unissued DE4586g
45102908 Everything But You unissued DE4586h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY October / November 1945
Broadcast, Zanzibar Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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)
45110001 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS MC-172 DE4587a
45110002 Jumpin' Punkins AFRS MC-172, DETS 903 9003 DE4587b
45110003 A Door Will Open AFRS MC-172, DETS 903 9003 DE4587c
45110004 West Indian Dance AFRS MC-172, DETS 903 9003 DE4587d
45110005 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, KD AFRS MC-172, DETS 903 9003 DE4587e
45110006 Jack The Bear AFRS MC-172, DETS 903 9003 DE4587f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 03 November 1945
Broadcast, Radio City
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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)
45110301 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS DWTD-61, AFRS DWTD-62, DETS 29 DE4588a
45110302 Clementine AFRS DWTD-61, DETS 29 DE4588b
45110303 Jeep Is Jumpin' AFRS DWTD-61, DETS 29 DE4588c
45110304 Don't Take Your Love From Me - vAH DETS 29 DE4588d
45110305 It Don't Mean A Thing - vTJ AFRS DWTD-61, DETS 29 DE4588e
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
45110306 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 29 DE4588f
45110307 If You Are But A Dream - vKD AFRS DWTD-61, DETS 29 DE4588g
Billy Strayhorn out
45110308 Emancipation Celebration AFRS DWTD-61, DETS 29 DE4588h
Add The Mellotones(v)
45110309 Caldonia AFRS DWTD-61, DETS 29 DE4588i
The Mellotones out
45110310 Ring Dem Bells - vTJ DETS 29 DE4588j
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
45110311 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 30 DE4588k
45110312 A Door Will Open AFRS DWTD-62, DETS 30 DE4588l
45110313 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 30 DE4588m
Billy Strayhorn out
45110314 Court Session AFRS DWTD-62, DETS 30 DE4588n
45110315 That's For Me AFRS DWTD-62, DETS 30 DE4588o
45110316 On The Atcheson, Topeka And Santa Fe AFRS DWTD-62, DETS 30 DE4588p
45110317 Ev'ry Hour On The Hour - vAH AFRS DWTD-62, DETS 30 DE4588q
45110318 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 30 DE4588r
45110319 How Deep Is The Ocean AFRS DWTD-62, DETS 30 DE4588s
45110320 Victory Drive - vJS DETS 30 DE4588t
45110321 Autumn Serenade - vJS AFRS DWTD-62, DETS 30 DE4588u
45110322 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 30 DE4588v
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 10 November 1945
Broadcast, Radio City
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(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)
45111001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 30 DE4589a
45111002 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' DETS 30 DE4589b
45111003 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 30 DE4589c
45111004 9:20 Special AFRS DWTD-40, DETS 30 DE4589d
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
45111005 Frustration AFRS DWTD-40, AFRS DWTD-53, DETS 30 DE4589e
45111006 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 30 DE4589f
Billy Strayhorn out
45111007 Jennie AFRS DWTD-40, AFRS DWTD-66, DETS 30 DE4589g
45111008 Dancing In The Dark - vKD AFRS DWTD-40, DETS 30 DE4589h
45111009 Crosstown AFRS DWTD-40, DETS 30 DE4589i
45111010 Passion Flower AFRS DWTD-40, DETS 30 DE4589j
45111011 Victory Drive - vJS DETS 31 DE4589k
Add The Mellotones(v)
45111012 Get On Board Little Children - vTM AFRS DWTD-40, DETS 31 DE4589l
The Mellotones out
45111013 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS DWTD-40, AFRS DWTD-41, DETS 31, GoJ 1020 DE4589m
45111014 Come Sunday AFRS DWTD-41, DETS 31 DE4589n
45111015 Light AFRS DWTD-41, DETS 31, GoJ 1020 DE4589o
45111016 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 31 DE4589p
45111017 11:60 p.m. - vJS AFRS DWTD-41, DETS 59, DETS 31, GoJ 1020 DE4589q
45111018 Tell It To A Star AFRS DWTD-41, DETS 31, GoJ 1020 DE4589r
45111019 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, Kay Davis AFRS DWTD-41, DETS 31, GoJ 1020 DE4589s
45111020 Cotton Tail AFRS DWTD-41, DETS 31, GoJ 1020 DE4589t
45111021 Waiting For The Train To Come In DETS 31 DE4589u
45111022 Star Spangled Banner DETS 31 DE4589v
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 17 November 1945
Broadcast, Radio City
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Joya Sherrill, Kay Davis(v)
45111701 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS DWTD-39, DETS 31 DE4590a
45111702 Walkin' With My Honey AFRS DWTD-39, AFRS DWTD-45, AFRS DWTD-74, DETS 31 DE4590b
45111703 Jack The Bear AFRS DWTD-39, DETS 31 DE4590c
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
45111704 Autumn Serenade - vJS AFRS DWTD-39, DETS 31 DE4590d
45111705 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 31 DE4590e
45111706 Tell It To A Star AFRS DWTD-39, AFRS DWTD-59, DETS 31 DE4590f
Add The Mellotones(v)
45111707 The Cat And The Fiddle - vTM AFRS DWTD-39, DETS 31 DE4590g
Billy Strayhorn, The Mellotones out
45111708 I Can't Begin To Tell You AFRS DWTD-39, DETS 31 DE4590h
45111709 How Deep Is The Ocean AFRS DWTD-39, DETS 31 DE4590i
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
45111710 The Wonder Of You - vJS AFRS DWTD-39, DETS 32 DE4590j
Billy Strayhorn out
45111711 Victory Drive - vJS DETS 32 DE4590k
45111712 As Long As I Live AFRS DWTD-39, DETS 32 DE4590l
45111713 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 32 DE4590m
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY November 1945
Broadcast, Zanzibar Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Joya Sherrill(v)
45112001 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS MC-180, DETS 903 9003 DE4592a
45112002 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' AFRS MC-180, DETS 903 9003 DE4592b
45112003 Clementine AFRS MC-180, DETS 903 9003 DE4592c
45112004 The Wonder Of You - vJS AFRS MC-180, DETS 903 9003 DE4592d
45112005 I'll Buy That Dream AFRS MC-180, DETS 903 9003 DE4592e
45112006 Come To Baby, Do! AFRS MC-180, DETS 903 9003 DE4592f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 24 November 1945
Broadcast, Radio City
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Joya Sherrill, Kay Davis(v)
45112401 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS DWTD-36, AFRS DWTD-37, DETS 32 DE4593a
45112402 Way Low AFRS DWTD-36, DETS 32 DE4593b
45112403 C-Jam Blues AFRS DWTD-36, DETS 32 DE4593c
45112404 Kissing Bug - vJS AFRS DWTD-36, DETS 32 DE4593d
45112405 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 32 DE4593e
45112406 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' AFRS DWTD-36, DETS 32 DE4593f
Add The Mellotones(v)
45112407 Caldonia AFRS DWTD-36, DETS 32 DE4593g
The Mellotones out
45112408 Fancy Dan AFRS DWTD-36, DETS 32 DE4593h
45112409 I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vAH AFRS DWTD-36, DETS 32 DE4593i
45112410 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 32 DE4593j
45112411 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 32 DE4593k
45112412 The Last Time I Saw you AFRS DWTD-36, DETS 32 DE4593l
45112413 On The Atcheson, Topeka And Santa Fe AFRS DWTD-36, DETS 32 DE4593m
45112414 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 32 DE4593n
Add Billy Strayhorn(p); Kay Davis(v) only
45112415 If I Loved You - vKD AFRS DWTD-36, DETS 32 DE4593o
As before
45112416 I Can't Begin To Tell You AFRS DWTD-36, DETS 32 DE4593p
45112417 The Wonder Of You - vJS AFRS DWTD-36, DETS 32 DE4593q
45112418 Riff 'n' Drill DETS 32 DE4593r
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 25 November 1945
Broadcast, NBC Studios
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Cat Anderson(t); Taft Jordan(t,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
45112501 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS MALB-77 DE4594a
45112502 Dancers In Love AFRS MALB-77, AFRS MH-192 DE4594b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH JAY BLACKTON ORCHESTRA Same session
Duke Ellington(p) with Jay Blackton and His Orchestra
Medley:- DE4594c
45112503       1. Sophisticated Lady AFRS MALB-77
45112504       2. Solitude AFRS MALB-77
45112505       3. Caravan AFRS MALB-77
45112506       4. Mood Indigo AFRS MALB-77
45112507       5. It Don't Mean A Thing AFRS MALB-77
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 26 November 1945
RCA-Victor recording session
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Joya Sherrill(v)
45112601 D5VB949-1 I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vAH Vi 20-1799, RCA LPV-553, (F)RCA PM 42397, Cl (F) 985 DE4595a
45112602 D5VB950-1 Long Strong And Consecutive - vJS RCA LPV-553, (F)RCA PM 42397, Cl (F) 985 DE4595b
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
45112603 D5VB951-1 The Wonder Of You - vJS Vi 20-1799, (F)RCA PM 42397, Cl (F) 985 DE4595c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 28 November 1945
Broadcast, Zanzibar Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Joya Sherrill(v)
45112801 Crosstown DETS 903 9009 DE4596e
45112802 The Wonder Of You - vJS DETS 903 9009 DE4596f
45112803 Cotton Tail DETS 903 9009 DE4596g
45112804 I'm Just A Lucky So And So DETS 903 9009 DE4596h
45112805 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DETS 903 9009 DE4596i
45112806 Three Cent Stomp DETS 903 9009 DE4596a
45112807 Long Strong And Consecutive - vJS DETS 903 9009 DE4596b
45112808 Blue Skies DETS 903 9009 DE4596c
45112809 Everything But You DETS 903 9009 DE4596d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY November / December 1945
AFRS Radio Tr., Zanzibar Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
45113001 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS MC195 DE4597a
45113002 I'll Buy That Dream AFRS MC195 DE4597b
45113003 Tell It To A Star AFRS MC195 DE4597c
45113004 Stomp, Look And Listen AFRS MC195 DE4597d
45113005 Autumn Serenade AFRS MC195 DE4597e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 03 December 1945
Broadcast, Zanzibar Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Rex Stewart, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson(t); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
45120301 Caravan unissued DE4598a
45120302 I Can't Begin To Tell You unissued DE4598b
45120303 As Long As I Live unissued DE4598c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Toronto, CDN 29 December 1945
Broadcast, Queensway Ballroom
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams(t); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Joya Sherrill(v)
45122901 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE4599a
45122902 Teardrops In The Rain unissued DE4599b
45122903 Creole Love Call unissued DE4599c
45122904 The Wonder Of You - vJS unissued DE4599d
45122905 C-Jam Blues unissued DE4599e
45122906 Cotton Tail unissued DE4599f
45122907 Magenta Haze unissued DE4599g
45122908 Blue Skies unissued DE4599h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 04 January 1946
Concert, Carnegie Hall
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams(t); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford, Al Lucas(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Joya Sherrill, Kay Davis(v)
46010401 Star Spangled Banner unissued DE4601a
46010402 Caravan Pr P-24074, Df DRCD 11211 DE4601b
46010403 In A Mellow Tone Pr P-24074, Df DRCD 11211 DE4601c
46010404 Solid Old Man Pr P-24074, Df DRCD 11211 DE4601d
46010405 Come Sunday Pr P-24074, Df DRCD 11211 DE4601e
46010406 Light Pr P-24074, Df DRCD 11211 DE4601f
46010407 The Blues - vJS Pr P-24074, Df DRCD 11211 DE4601g
46010408 Rugged Romeo Pr P-24074, Df DRCD 11211 DE4601h
46010409 Sono Pr P-24074, Df DRCD 11211 DE4601i
46010410 Air Conditioned Jungle Pr P-24074, Df DRCD 11211 DE4601j
Duke Ellington(p); Al Lucas(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
46010411 Dancers In Love unissued DE4601k
As before
46010412 Coloratura unissued DE4601l
46010413 ¬ Frankie And Johnny unissued DE4601m
46010414 _| Metronome All Out unissued DE4601n
46010415 Take The "A" Train Pr P-24074, Df DRCD 11211 DE4601o
A TONAL GROUP
46010416       1. Rhapsoditti (Mellow Ditty) Pr P-24074, Df DRCD 11211 DE4601p
46010417       2. Fugueaditti Pr P-24074, Df DRCD 11211 DE4601q
46010418       3. Jam-A-Ditty Pr P-24074, Df DRCD 11211 DE4601r
Duke Ellington(p); Al Lucas(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
46010419 Pitter Panther Patter Pr P-24074, Df DRCD 11211 DE4601s
As before
46010420 ¬ Diminuendo In Blue Pr P-24074, Df DRCD 11211 DE4601t
46010421 | Transblucency - vKD Pr P-24074, Df DRCD 11211 DE4601u
46010422 _| Crescendo In Blue Pr P-24074, Df DRCD 11211 DE4601v
46010423 Magenta Haze Pr P-24074, Df DRCD 11211 DE4601w
46010424 Suburbanite Pr P-24074, Df DRCD 11211 DE4601x
46010425 My Little Brown Book - vAH unissued DE4601y
46010426 Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen - vAH unissued DE4601z
46010427 Fat And Forty - vAH unissued DE4601aa
46010428 I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vAH Pr P-24074, Df DRCD 11211 DE4601ab
46010429 Riff 'n' Drill Pr P-24074, Df DRCD 11211 DE4601ac
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND BILLY STRAYHORN New York City, NY 10 January 1946
RCA-Victor recording session
Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn(p)
46011001 D6VB1518-1 Tonk Vi 27-0145, (F)RCA PM 42397, Cl (F) 951 DE4602a
46011002 D6VB1519-1 Drawing Room Blues Vi 20-2327, (F)RCA PM 42397, Cl (F) 951 DE4602b
 
LEONARD FEATHER'S ESQUIRE ALL-AMERICANS New York City, NY 10 January 1946
RCA-Victor recording session
Louis Armstrong(t,v); Charlie Shavers(t); Jimmy Hamilton(cl); Johnny Hodges(as); Don Byas(ts); Duke Ellington(p); Remo Palmieri(g); Chubby Jackson(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
64011003 D6VC5020-2 Long Long Journey - vLA Vi 40-4001, (F)RCA PM 42397 DE4603a
Louis Armstrong out. Add Red Norvo(vb)
46011004 D6VC5022-1 The One That Got Away Vi 40-4002, (F)RCA PM 42397 DE4603b
 
METRONOME ALL-STAR BAND New York City, NY 15 January 1946
RCA-Victor recording session
Louis Armstrong(t,v); Charlie Shavers(t); Jimmy Hamilton(cl); Johnny Hodges(as); Don Byas(ts); Duke Ellington(p); Remo Palmieri(g); Chubby Jackson(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
46011501 D6VC5027-2 Metronome All Out Vi 40-4000, (F)RCA PM 42397 DE4604a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 16 January 1946
Concert, Ritz Theatre
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Bernard Flood(t); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
46011601 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE4605a
46011602 Take The "A" Train Sdi 125 DE4605b
46011603 Honeysuckle Rose Sdi 125 DE4605c
46011604 Jam-A-Ditty Sdi 125 DE4605d
46011605 Esquire Swank VD 617, Sdi 125 DE4605e
Add Francis Wayne(v)
46011606 I'm Checking Out Goombye - vFWa Sdi 125 DE4605f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON'S AND WOODY HERMAN'S COMBINED ORCHESTRAS Same session
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Bernard Flood, Sonny Berman, Muzzy Marcellino,Conrad Gozzo(t); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones, Bill Harris, Ed Kiefer, Ralph Pfeffner(tb); Woody Herman(cl); Otto Hardwick(cl,as); JimmyHamilton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges, John LaPorta, Sam Marowitz(as); Al Sears, Mickey Folus, Flip Phillips(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Sam Rubinowitch(bar); Duke Ellington, Tony Aless, Billy Bauer(p); Red Norvo(vib); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford, Chubby Jackson(sb); Sonny Greer, Don Lamond(d)
46011607 C-Jam Blues VD 648, Sdi 125 DE4605g
46011608 C-Jam Blues unissued DE4605h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 20 January 1946
First Concert, Civic Opera House
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Bernard Flood(t); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Kay Davis(v)
46012001 Star Spangled Banner MM 65110-2 DE4606a
46012002 Caravan DETS 33 DE4606b
46012003 In A Mellow Tone MM 65110-2 DE4606c
46012004 Solid Old Man MM 65110-2 DE4606d
46012005 Come Sunday MM 65110-2 DE4606e
46012006 Light MM 65110-2 DE4606f
46012007 Rugged Romeo DETS 33, MM 65110-2 DE4606g
46012008 Sono DETS 33 DE4606h
46012009 Air Conditioned Jungle DETS 33 DE4606i
46012010 Circe MM 65110-2 DE4606j
Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
46012011 Dancers In Love MM 65110-2 DE4606k
As before
46012012 Coloratura MM 65110-2 DE4606l
46012013 ¬ Frankie And Johnny MM 65110-2 DE4606m
46012014 _| Metronome All Out MM 65110-2 DE4606n
46012015 Take The "A" Train MM 65110-2 DE4606o
A TONAL GROUP
46012016       1. Rhapsoditti (Mellow Ditty) DETS 33 DE4606p
46012017       2. Fugueaditti DETS 33 DE4606q
46012018       3. Jam-A-Ditty DETS 33 DE4606r
46012019 Magenta Haze MM 65110-2 DE4606s
46012020 ¬ Diminuendo In Blue unissued DE4606t
46012021 | Transblucency - vKD unissued DE4606u
46012022 _| Crescendo In Blue unissued DE4606v
Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
46012023 Pitter Panther Patter unissued DE4606w
As Before
46012024 Suburbanite MM 65110-2 DE4606x
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 20 January 1946
Second Concert, Civic Opera House
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Bernard Flood(t); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Kay Davis(v)
46012025 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS DWTD-38, DETS 33 DE4607a
46012026 Jam-A-Ditty AFRS DWTD-38 DE4607b
46012027 Magenta Haze AFRS DWTD-38, DETS 33 DE4607c
46012028 ¬ Diminuendo In Blue AFRS DWTD-38, DETS 33 DE4607d
46012029 | Transblucency - vKD AFRS DWTD-38, DETS 33 DE4607e
46012030 _| Crescendo In Blue AFRS DWTD-38, DETS 33 DE4607f
Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
46012031 Pitter Panther Patter AFRS DWTD-38, DETS 33 DE4607f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, PA 16 March 1946
Broadcast, WEAF studio
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Bernard Flood(t); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); John Conte(v)
46031601 My Blue Heaven - vJCn AFRS TTC-4 DE4608a
46031602 Blue Skies AFRS TTC-4 DE4608b
46031603 My Irish Colleen - vJCn AFRS TTC-4 DE4608c
46031604 I'm Just A Lucky So And So AFRS TTC-4 DE4608d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 28 March 1946
Capitol Radio Transcription recording session at WMCA studio
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Bernard Flood(t); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Wilson Myers(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Kay Davis(v)
46032801 Crosstown Cp B-163/164, Ld HMP 5033, P30 02, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4609a
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
46032802 Passion Flower Cp B-163/164, Ld HMP 5033, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4609b
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
46032803 Magenta Haze Cp B-163/164, Ld HMP 5033, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4609c
46032804 Everything Goes Cp B-163/164, AFRS J-(XMAS47), Ld HMP 5033, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4609d
Wmy out. Add Oscar Pettiford(sb)
46032805 Eighth Veil Cp B-163/164, Ld HMP 5033, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4609e
46032806 Riff 'n' Drill Cp B-163/164, Ld HMP 5033, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4609f
46032807 Blue Abandon Cp B-163/164, Ld HMP 5033, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4609g
46032808 Transblucency - vKD Cp B-165/166, Ld HMP 5033, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4609h
46032809 Embraceable You - vKD Cp B-165/166, Ld HMP 5037, Hs HBCD 501-3 DE4609i
46032820 Rugged Romeo Cp B-165/166, Ld HMP 5033, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4609j
46032821 Jennie Cp B-165/166, Ld HMP 5033, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4609k
46032822 Sono Cp B-165/166, Ld HMP 5033, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4609l
46032823 Jeep Is Jumpin' Cp B-165/166, Ld HMP 5033, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4609m
46032824 Take The "A" Train Cp B-165/166, Ld HMP 5033, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4609n
46032825 Take The "A" Train (theme) Cp B-165/166, AFRS J-(XMAS47), Ld HMP 5037, Hs HBCD 501-3 DE4609o
46032826 Perdido Cp B-165/166, Ld HMP 5034, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4609p
Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
46032827 Tip Toe Topic Cp B-165/166, Ld HMP 5033, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4609q
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA San Antonio,TX 13 April 1946
Broadcast, Fort Sam Houston
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Bernard Flood(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Otto Hardwick(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
46041301 Jam-A-Ditty DETS 34 DE4610a
46041302 Blue Is The Night DETS 34 DE4610b
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
46041303 Passion Flower DETS 34 DE4610c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Washington, DC 20 April 1946
Broadcast, Howard Theatre
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Reunald Jones(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis(v)
46042001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 34 DE4611a
46042002 Mood To Be Wooed DETS 34 DE4611b
46042003 Caravan DETS 34 DE4611c
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
46042004 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 34 DE4611d
46042005 Don't Take Your Love From Me - vAH DETS 34 DE4611e
Billy Strayhorn out
46042006 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 34 DE4611f
46042007 The Blues - vKD DETS 34, Washington '99 DE4611g
46042008 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 34 DE4611h
46042009 Sono DETS 34, Washington '99 DE4611i
46042020 One O'Clock Jump JSo AA-565, DETS 34 DE4611j
46042021 I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vAH DETS 34 DE4611k
46042022 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 34 DE4611l
46042023 Riff Staccato - vRN DETS 34 DE4611m
46042024 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' DETS 34 DE4611n
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Worcester, MA 27 April 1946
Broadcast, Municipal Auditorium
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Francis Williams, Reunald Jones(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis(v)
46042701 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 35 DE4612a
46042702 Stompy Jones DETS 35 DE4612b
46042703 Moon Mist DETS 35 DE4612c
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
46042704 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 35 DE4612d
46042705 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN DETS 35 DE4612e
46042706 I Can't Believe That You'rein Love With Me DETS 35 DE4612f
Duke Ellington(p) solo
46042707 Sophisticated Lady DETS 35 DE4612g
As before
46042708 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 35 DE4612h
46042709 Jennie DETS 35 DE4612i
46042710 I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vAH DETS 35 DE4612j
46042711 Come Sunday DETS 35 DE4612k
46042712 Light DETS 35 DE4612l
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
46042713 We'll Be Together Again - vKD DETS 35 DE4612m
Billy Strayhorn out
46042714 Hollywood Hangover DETS 35 DE4612n
46042715 Just Squeeze Me DETS 35 DE4612o
46042716 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 35 DE4612p
46042717 Perdido DETS 35 DE4612q
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Hanover, NH 04 May 1946
Broadcast, Dartmouth College
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Reunald Jones(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis(v)
46050401 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 36, DETS 903 9019 DE4613a
46050402 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' AFRS DWTD-63, DETS 36, DETS 903 9019 DE4613b
46050403 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 36, DETS 903 9019 DE4613c
46050404 9:20 Special AFRS DWTD-63, DETS 36, DETS 903 9019 DE4613d
46050405 I Can't Get Started AFRS DWTD-63, DETS 36, Jso AA-501, DETS 903 9019 DE4613e
46050406 Flamingo DETS 36, DETS 903 9019 DE4613f
46050407 Fancy Dan AFRS DWTD-63, DETS 36, DETS 903 9019 DE4613g
46050408 ¬ Diminuendo In Blue AFRS DWTD-63, DETS 36, DETS 903 9019 DE4613h
46050409 | Transblucency - vKD AFRS DWTD-63, DETS 36, DETS 903 9019 DE4613i
46050410 _| Crescendo In Blue AFRS DWTD-63, DETS 36, DETS 903 9019 DE4613j
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
46050411 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 36, DETS 903 9019 DE4613k
46050412 Someone AFRS DWTD-63, DETS 36, DETS 903 9019 DE4613l
46050413 Three Cent Stomp AFRS DWTD-63, DETS 36, DETS 903 9019 DE4613m
46050414 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 36, DETS 903 9019 DE4613n
46050415 I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vAH DETS 36, DETS 903 9019 DE4613o
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 18 May 1946
Broadcast, Radio City
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Reunald Jones(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis(v)
46051801 In A Mellow Tone AFRS DWTD-68, DETS 37, DETS 903 9019 DE4614a
46051802 I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vAH AFRS DWTD-68, DETS 37, DETS 903 9019 DE4614b
46051803 Sono AFRS DWTD-68, DETS 37, DETS 903 9019 DE4614c
46051804 Rugged Romeo AFRS DWTD-68, DETS 37, DETS 903 9019 DE4614d
46051805 Circe AFRS DWTD-68, DETS 37, DETS 903 9019 DE4614e
46051806 Air Conditioned Jungle DETS 37, DETS 903 9019 DE4614f
Billy Strayhorn(p); Kay Davis(v) only
46051807 Full Moon And Empty Arms - vKD DETS 37, DETS 903 9019 DE4614g
As before but add Billy Strayhorn(p)
46051808 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 37, DETS 903 9019 DE4614h
46051809 Laughing On The Outside DETS 37, DETS 903 9019 DE4614i
Billy Strayhorn out
46051810 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 37, DETS 903 9019 DE4614j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 25 May 1946
Broadcast, Radio City
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Reunald Jones(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
46052501 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 37, DETS 903 9019 DE4615a
46052502 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN AFRS DWTD-69, DETS 37, DETS 903 9019 DE4615b
46052503 Crosstown AFRS DWTD-69, DETS 37, DETS 903 9019 DE4615c
46052504 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 37, DETS 903 9019 DE4615d
46052505 Summertime - vAH AFRS DWTD-69, DETS 37, DETS 903 9019 DE4615e
46052506 Teardrops In The Rain AFRS DWTD-69, DETS 37, DETS 903 9019 DE4615f
46052507 ¬ Frankie And Johnny AFRS DWTD-69, DETS 37, DETS 903 9019 DE4615g
46052508 _| Metronome All Out AFRS DWTD-69, DETS 37, DETS 903 9019 DE4615h
46052509 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 37, DETS 903 9019 DE4615i
46052510 Rickabye River DETS 37, DETS 903 9019 DE4615j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 01 June 1946
Broadcast, Paramount Theatre
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Reunald Jones(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis, Marion Cox(v)
46030101 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 38, 903 9020 DE4616a
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
46030102 A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing AFRS DWTD-74, DETS 38, 903 9020 DE4616b
46030103 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 38, 903 9020 DE4616c
Billy Strayhorn out
46030104 Main Stem AFRS DWTD-74, DETS 38, 903 9020 DE4616d
46030105 A Ghost Of A Chance - vMC AFRS DWTD-74, DETS 38, 903 9020 DE4616e
46030106 Interview With Duke Ellington 903 9020
46030107 In A Jam AFRS DWTD-74, DETS 38, 903 9020 DE4616f
46030108 I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vAH AFRS DWTD-74, DETS 38, 903 9020 DE4616g
46030109 Stomp, Look And Listen AFRS DWTD-74, DETS 38, 903 9020 DE4616h
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
46030109 Come Rain Or Come Shine - vKD AFRS DWTD-74, DETS 38, 903 9020 DE4616i
46030110 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 38, 903 9020 DE4616j
Billy Strayhorn out
46030111 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DETS 38, 903 9020 DE4616k
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Reading, PA 08 June 1946
Broadcast, WEEU studio
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Reunald Jones(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis, Marion Cox(v)
46070801 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 39, 903 9020 DE4617a
46070802 Mood To Be Wooed AFRS DWTD-65, 903 9020 DE4617b
46070803 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 39, 903 9020 DE4617c
46070804 Johnny Come Lately AFRS DWTD-65, DETS 39, 903 9020 DE4617d
Billy Strayhorn(p); Kay Davis(v) only
46070805 They Say It's Wonderful - vKD AFRS DWTD-65, DETS 39, 903 9020 DE4617e
As before
46070806 Strange Love AFRS DWTD-65, DETS 39, 903 9020 DE4617f
46070807 Honeysuckle Rose AFRS DWTD-65, DETS 39, 903 9020 DE4617g
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
46070808 Don't Take Your Love From Me - vAH AFRS DWTD-65, AFRS DWTD-73, DETS 39, 903 9020 DE4617h
46070809 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 39, 903 9020 DE4617i
Billy Strayhorn out
46070810 Blues On The Double AFRS DWTD-65, DETS 39, 903 9020 DE4617j
46070811 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 39, 903 9020 DE4617k
46070812 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 39, 903 9020 DE4617l
46070813 Come Sunday AFRS DWTD-66, DETS 39, 903 9020 DE4617m
46070814 Light AFRS DWTD-66, DETS 39, 903 9020 DE4617n
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
46070815 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 39, 903 9020 DE4617o
46070816 Lover Man - vMC AFRS DWTD-66, DETS 39, 903 9020 DE4617p
Billy Strayhorn out
46070817 Riff Staccato - vRN AFRS DWTD-66, DETS 39, 903 9020 DE4617q
46070818 Mood Indigo AFRS DWTD-66, DETS 39, 903 9020 DE4617r
46070819 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 39, 903 9020 DE4617s
46070820 Riff 'n' Drill DETS 39, 903 9020 DE4617t
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 06 July 1946
Broadcast, Million Dollar Theatre
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Reunald Jones(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis(v)
46070101 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 40, 903 9021 DE4618a
46070102 Caravan DETS 40, 903 9021 DE4618b
46070103 Sonno DETS 40, 903 9021 DE4618c
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
46070104 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 40, 903 9021 DE4618d
46070105 Laughing On The Outside - vAH DETS 40, 903 9021 DE4618e
Billy Strayhorn out
46070106 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 40, 903 9021 DE4618f
46070107 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 40, 903 9021 DE4618g
46070108 The Blues - vKD DETS 40, 903 9021 DE4618h
46070109 Teardrops In The Rain DETS 40, 903 9021 DE4618i
46070110 I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vAH DETS 40, 903 9021 DE4618j
46070111 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 40, 903 9021 DE4618k
46070112 Metronome All Out DETS 40, 903 9021 DE4618l
46070113 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN DETS 40, 903 9021 DE4618m
46070114 One O'Clock Jump AFRS J-(XMAS47), DETS 40 DE4618n
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 09 July 1946
RCA-Victor recording session
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Kay Davis(v)
46070901 D6VB2093-1 Rockabye River Vi 40-0134, AFRS J-XMAS47†, (F)RCA PM 42397, Cl (F) 985 DE4619a
46070902 D6VB2094-1 Suddenly It Jumped Vi 40-3135, (F)RCA PM 42397, Cl (F) 985 DE4619b
46070903 D6VB2095-1 Transblucency - vKD Vi 40-2326, (F)RCA PM 42397, Cl (F) 985 DE4619c
46070904 D6VB2096-1 Just Squeeze Me - vRN (F)RCA PM 42397, Cl (F) 985 DE4619d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 10 July 1946
RCA-Victor recording session
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
46071001 D6VB2097-1 A Gatherin' In A Clearin' Vi 20-4281, (F)RCA PM 42415, Cl (F) 985 DE4620a
46071002 D6VB2098-1 You Don't Love Me No More - vAH (F)RCA PM 42415, Cl (F) 985 DE4620b
46071003 D6VB2099-1 Pretty Woman - vAH Vi 20-2325, (F)RCA PM 42415, Cl (F) 985 DE4620c
46071004 D6VB2100-1 Hey Baby - vRN (F)RCA PM 42415, Cl (F) 985 DE4620d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 11 July 1946
Capitol Radio Transcription recording session at Hollywood studio
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
46071101 Rockabye River Cp B-245/246, JM DE-003†, Ld HMP 5034, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4621a
46071102 A Gatherin' In A Clearin' Cp B-245/246, Ld HMP 5034, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4621b
46071103 You Don't Love Me No More - vAH Cp B-245/246, Ld HMP 5034, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4621c
46071104 Pretty Woman - vAH Cp B-245/246, Ld HMP 5034, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4621d
46071105 Just Squeeze Me - vRN Cp B-245/246, Ld HMP 5034, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4621e
46071106 Hey Baby - vRN Cp B-245/246, Ld HMP 5034, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4621f
46071107 Suddenly It Jumped Cp B-245/246, Ld HMP 5034, Hs HBCD 501-1 DE4621g
46071108 Come Rain Or Come Shine - vKD Cp B-245/246, Ld HMP 5034, Hs HBCD 501-2 DE4621h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 16 July 1946
Capitol Radio Transcription recording session at Hollywood studio
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Marion Cox(v)
46071601 Fickle Fling Cp B-249/250, Ld HMP 5034, Hs HBCD 501-2 DE4622a
46071602 9:20 Special unissued DE4622xa
46071603 9:20 Special unissued DE4622xb
46071604 9:20 Special unissued DE4622xc
46071605 9:20 Special Cp B-299/300, Ld HMP 5034, Hs HBCD 501-2 DE4622b
46071606 One O'Clock Jump Cp B-299/300, Ld HMP 5034, Hs HBCD 501-2 DE4622c
46071607 Back Home Again In Indiana Cp B-299/250, Ld HMP 5034, Hs HBCD 501-2 DE4622d
46071608 A Ghost Of A Chance - vMC Cp B-249/250 DE4622e
46071609 Lover Man - vMC Cp B-249/250 DE4622f
46071610 Unbooted Character Cp B-299/300, Ld HMP 5035, Hs HBCD 501-2 DE4622g
46071611 Suburbanite Cp B-249/250, Ld HMP 5035, Hs HBCD 501-2 DE4622h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 17 July 1946
Capitol Radio Transcription recording session at Hollywood studio
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Joe Nanton, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
46071701 Moon Mist Cp B-299/250, Ld HMP 5035, Hs HBCD 501-2 DE4623a
46071702 In A Jam Cp B-247/248, Ld HMP 5035, Hs HBCD 501-2 DE4623b
46071703 On The Alamo Cp B-247/248, Ld HMP 5035, Hs HBCD 501-2 DE4623c
46071704 I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me Cp B-247/248, Ld HMP 5035, Hs HBCD 501-2 DE4623d
46071705 Just You, Just Me Cp B-247/248, Ld HMP 5035, Hs HBCD 501-2 DE4623e
46071706 Someone Cp B-247/248, Ld HMP 5035, Hs HBCD 501-2 DE4623f
46071707 Tea For Two Cp B-247/248, Ld HMP 5035, Hs HBCD 501-2 DE4623g
46071708 Double Ruff Cp B-247/248, Ld HMP 5035, Hs HBCD 501-2 DE4623h
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
46071709 A Flower Is A Lovesome thing Cp B-247/248, Ld HMP 5035, Hs HBCD 501-2 DE4623i
Billy Strayhorn out
46071710 The Mooche Cp B-247/248, Ld HMP 5035, Hs HBCD 501-2 DE4623j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA San Diego, CA 27 July 1946
Broadcast, Orpheum Theatre
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis(v)
46072701 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 41, 903 9021 DE4624a
46072702 Jump For Joy - vRN AFRS DWTD-70, DETS 41, 903 9021 DE4624b
46072703 A Gatherin' In A Clearin' AFRS DWTD-70, DETS 41, 903 9021 DE4624c
46072704 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 41, 903 9021 DE4624d
46072705 Come Rain Or Come Shine - vKD AFRS DWTD-70, DETS 41, 903 9021 DE4624e
46072706 Suddenly It Jumped AFRS DWTD-70, DETS 41, 903 9021 DE4624f
46072707 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 41, 903 9021 DE4624g
Medley:- DE4624h
46072708       1. Black And Tan Fantasy DETS 41, 903 9021
46072709       2. In A Sentimental Mood AFRS DWTD-70, DETS 41, 903 9021
46072710       3. Mood Indigo AFRS DWTD-70, DETS 41, 903 9021
46072709       4. I'm Beginning To See The Light AFRS DWTD-70, DETS 41, 903 9021
46072710       5. Sophisticated Lady AFRS DWTD-70, DETS 41, 903 9021
46072711       6. Caravan AFRS DWTD-70, DETS 41, 903 9021
46072712       7. I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart & Don't Get Around Much Anymore AFRS DWTD-70, DETS 41, 903 9021
46072713 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 41, 903 9021 DE4624i
46072714 Passion Flower AFRS DWTD-70, DETS 41, 903 9021 DE4624j
46072715 Just You, Just Me AFRS DWTD-70, DETS 41, WL RM-299/300†, 903 9021 DE4624k
46072716 You Don't Love Me No More - vAH AFRS DWTD-71, DETS 41, 903 9021 DE4624l
46072717 Unbooted Character AFRS DWTD-71, DETS 41, 903 9021 DE4624m
46072718 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 41, 903 9021 DE4624n
46072719 Cotton Tail DETS 41, 903 9021 DE4624o
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA San Francisco, CA 03 August 1946
Broadcast, Golden Gate Theatre
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis(v)
46080301 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 42, 903 9021 DE4625a
46080302 Eighth Veil AFRS DWTD-73, DETS 42, 903 9021 DE4625b
46080303 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 42, 903 9021 DE4625c
46080304 Lover Man - vMC AFRS DWTD-73, DETS 42, 903 9021 DE4625d
46080305 Blue Is The Night AFRS DWTD-73, DETS 42, 903 9021 DE4625e
46080306 Just Squeeze Me - vRN AFRS DWTD-73, DETS 42, 903 9021 DE4625f
46080307 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 42, 903 9021 DE4625g
46080308 ¬ Diminuendo In Blue AFRS DWTD-73, DETS 42, 903 9021 DE4625h
46080309 | Transblucency - vKD AFRS DWTD-73, DETS 42, 903 9021 DE4625i
46080310 _| Crescendo In Blue AFRS DWTD-73, DETS 42, 903 9021 DE4625j
46080311 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 42, 903 9021 DE4625k
46080312 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DETS 42, 903 9021 DE4625l
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
46080313 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 42, 903 9021 DE4625m
46080314 A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing DETS 42, 903 9021 DE4625n
46080315 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 42, 903 9021 DE4625o
46080316 Hollywood Hangover DETS 42, 903 9021 DE4625p
46080317 I Got It Bad - vAH DETS 42, 903 9021 DE4625q
Billy Strayhorn out
46080318 Jeep Is Jumpin' DETS 42, 903 9021 DE4625r
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Culver City, CA August 1946
AFRS Radio Transcription Meadowbrook Gardens Café
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
46081001 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS MC-435 DE4626a
46081002 Passion Flower AFRS MC-435 DE4626b
46081003 Teardrops In The Rain AFRS MC-435, AFRS MC-457 DE4626c
46081004 Just Squeeze Me - vRN AFRS MC-435 DE4626d
46081005 Hollywood Hangover AFRS MC-435 DE4626e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 14 August 1946
Paramount fim recording session
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
PERFUME SUITE
46081401   1. Balcony Serenade (Love) UA NUA-7 DE4627a
46081402   2. Strange Feeling (Violence) UA NUA-7 DE4627b
46081403   3. Dancers In Love (Naivete) UA NUA-7 DE4627c
Film sound track from "Date With The Duke"
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Culver City, CA 16 August 1946
AFRS Radio Transcription Meadowbrook Gardens Café
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
46081401 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS MC-457 DE4628a
46081402 9:20 Special AFRS MC-457 DE4628b
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
46081403 Day Dream AFRS MC-457 DE4628c
Billy Strayhorn out
46081404 You Don't Love Me No More - vAH AFRS MC-457 DE4628d
46081405 Metronome All Out AFRS MC-457 DE4628e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Culver City, CA 17 August 1946
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Gardens Café
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Kay Davis(v)
46081701 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 43, 903 9021 DE4629a
46081702 9:20 Special DETS 43, 903 9021 DE4629b
46081703 Day Dream DETS 43, 903 9021 DE4629c
46081704 Metronome All Out DETS 43, 903 9021 DE4629d
46081705 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 43, 903 9021 DE4629e
A TONAL GROUP DETS 43, 903 9021
46081706       1. Rhapsoditti (Mellow Ditty) DETS 43, 903 9021 DE4629f
46081707       2. Fugueaditti DETS 43, 903 9021 DE4629g
46081708       3. Jam-A-Ditty DETS 43, 903 9021 DE4629h
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
46081709 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 43, 903 9021 DE4629i
46081710 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 43, 903 9021 DE4629j
46081711 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 43, 903 9021 DE4629k
46081712 Just Squeeze Me - vRN DETS 43, 903 9021 DE4629l
46081713 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 43, 903 9021 DE4629m
46081714 One O'Clock Jump DETS 43, 903 9021 DE4629n
46081715 Cynthia's In Love - vKD DETS 43, 903 9021 DE4629o
46081716 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 43, 903 9021 DE4629p
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Culver City, CA 17 August 1946
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Gardens Café
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
46081718 Harlem Air Shaft unissued DE4630a
46081719 Just Squeeze Me - vRN unissued DE4630b
46081720 Jumpin' Punkins unissued DE4630c
46081721 Teardrops In The Rain unissued DE4630d
46081722 Riff 'n' Drill unissued DE4630e
46081723 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE4630f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Culver City, CA 18 August 1946
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Gardens Café
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
46081801 Blue Is The Night unissued DE4631a
46081802 Rockabye River unissued DE4631b
46081803 Solid Old Man unissued DE4631c
46081804 Jack The Bear unissued DE4631d
46081805 Suburbanite unissued DE4631e
46081806 Blue Skies unissued DE4631f
46081807 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE4631g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Culver City, CA 19 August 1946
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Gardens Café
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
46081901 9:20 Special Ff LP 35135 DE4632a
46081902 Just Squeeze Me - vRN Ff LP 35135 DE4632b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Culver City, CA 22 August 1946
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Gardens Café
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
46082201 Back Home Again In Indiana unissued DE4633a
46082202 My Honey's Lovin' Arms - vRN unissued DE4633b
46082203 Just You, Just Me unissued DE4633c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Culver City, CA 24 August 1946
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Gardens Café
Duke Ellington(p)
46082401 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 44, 903 9023 DE4634a
46082402 Mood Indigo AFRS DWTD-75, DETS 44, 903 9023 DE4634b
46082403 Don't Get Around Much Anymore AFRS DWTD-75, DETS 44, 903 9023 DE4634c
46082404 Sophisticated Lady AFRS DWTD-75, DETS 44, 903 9023 DE4634d
46082405 Bond Promo 903 9023 DE4634da
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND OSCAR PETTIFORD Culver City, CA Same session
Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford(sb)
46082406 Solitude AFRS DWTD-75, DETS 44, 903 9023 DE4634e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Culver City, CA Same session
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Kay Davis(v)
46082406 Stomp, Look And Listen AFRS DWTD-75, DETS 44, 903 9023 DE4634f
46082407 A Gatherin' In A Clearin' AFRS DWTD-75, DETS 44, 903 9023 DE4634g
46082408 Cynthia's In Love - vKD AFRS DWTD-75, DETS 44, 903 9023 DE4634h
46082409 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 44, 903 9023 DE4634i
46082410 C-Jam Blues AFRS DWTD-75, DETS 44, 903 9023 DE4634j
46082411 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DETS 44, 903 9023 DE4634k
46082412 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 44, 903 9023 DE4634l
46082413 Rugged Romeo AFRS DWTD-76, DETS 44, 903 9023 DE4634m
46082414 Magenta Haze AFRS DWTD-76, DETS 44, 903 9023 DE4634n
46082415 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 44, 903 9023 DE4634o
46082416 Jack The Bear AFRS DWTD-76, DETS 44, 903 9023 DE4634p
46082417 Suburbanite AFRS DWTD-76, DETS 44, 903 9023 DE4634q
46082418 You Don't Love Me No More - vRN AFRS DWTD-76, DETS 44, 903 9023 DE4634r
46082419 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 44, 903 9023 DE4634s
46082420 Solid Old Man AFRS DWTD-76, DETS 44, 903 9023 DE4634t
46082421 Hollywood Hangover DETS 44, 903 9023 DE4634u
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Culver City, CA 24 August 1946
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Gardens Café
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
46082422 Moon Mist unissued DE4635a
46082423 A Gatherin' In A Clearin' unissued DE4635b
46082424 Stomp, Look And Listen unissued DE4635c
46082425 C-Jam Blues unissued DE4635d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH THE TOMMY DORSEY ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 25 August 1946
Broadcast, NBC studio
Duke Ellington(p,tk) with Tommy Dorsey(tb,tk) and His Orchestra and Choir
46082501 Solitude - vCHO AFRS TDS-57 JRC 1212 DE4636a
46082502 Take The "A" Train AFRS TDS-57 JRC 1212 DE4636b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Culver City, CA 25 August 1946
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Gardens Café
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
46082503 Magenta Haze unissued DE4637a
46082504 Take The "A" Train unissued DE4637b
46082505 Rugged Romeo unissued DE4637c
46082506 Solid Old Man unissued DE4637d
46082507 Hollywood Hangover unissued DE4637e
46082508 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE4637f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 26 August 1946
RCA-Victor recording session
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Marion Cox(v)
46082601 D6VB2113-1 Back Home Again In Indiana Vi LPV-553, (F)RCA PM 42415, Cl (F) 1015 DE4638a
46082602 D6VB2114-1 Blue Is The Night RCA LPM-6009, (F)RCA PM 42415, Cl (F) 1015 DE4638b
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
46082603 D6VB2115-1 Lover Man - vMC Vi LEJ-4, Nw RP2056, Cl (F) 1015 DE4638c
46082604 D6VB2115-2 Lover Man - vMC (F)RCA PM 42415 DE4638d
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
46082605 D6VB2116-1 Just You, Just Me RCA LPM-6009, (F)RCA PM 42415, Cl (F) 1015 DE4638e
46082606 D6VB2117-1 Beale Street Blues Vi 20-2326, (F)RCA PM 42415, Cl (F) 1015 DE4638f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 31 August 1946
Broadcast, Lincoln Theatre
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis, Marion Cox(v)
46083101 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 45, 903 9023 DE4639a
46083102 My Honey's Lovin' Arms DETS 45, 903 9023 DE4639b
46083103 Warm Valley DETS 45, 903 9023 DE4639c
46083104 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 45, 903 9023 DE4639d
46083105 Jumpin' Punkins DETS 45, 903 9023 DE4639e
46083106 Come Rain Or Come Shine - vKD DETS 45, 903 9023 DE4639f
46083107 Swamp Fire DETS 45, 903 9023 DE4639g
46083108 Pretty Woman - vAH DETS 45, 903 9023 DE4639h
46083109 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 45, 903 9023 DE4639i
46083110 Moon Mist DETS 45, 903 9023 DE4639j
46083111 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 45, 903 9023 DE4639k
46083112 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 45, 903 9023 DE4639l
46083113 Memphis Blues DETS 45, 903 9023 DE4639m
46083114 Beale Street Blues DETS 45, 903 9023 DE4639n
46083115 St. Louis Blues - vMC DETS 45, 903 9023 DE4639o
46083116 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 45, 903 9023 DE4639p
46083117 Three Cent Stomp DETS 45, 903 9023 DE4639q
46083118 Just Squeeze Me - vRN DETS 45, 903 9023 DE4639r
46083119 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 45, 903 9023 DE4639s
46083120 Blues On The Double DETS 45, 903 9023 DE4639t
46083121 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DETS 45, 903 9023 DE4639u
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 03 September 1946
RCA-Victor recording session
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Marion Cox(v)
46090301 D6VB2126-1 My Honey's Lovin' Arms - vRN Vi 20-3135, (F)RCA PM 42415, RCA LPV 553, Cl (F) 1015 DE4640a
46090302 D6VB2127-1 Memphis Blues Vi 20-2325, (F)RCA PM 42415, RCA LPV 553, Cl (F) 1015 DE4640b
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
46090303 D6VB2128-1 A Ghost Of A Chance - vMC (F)RCA PM 42415, Cl (F) 1015 DE4640c
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
46090304 D6VB2129-1 St. Louis Blues - vMC Vi 20-3135, (F)RCA PM 42415, RCA LPV 553, Cl (F) 1015 DE4640d
46090305 D6VB2130-1 Swamp Fire Vi 20-3135, (F)RCA PM 42415, RCA LPM 6009, Cl (F) 1015 DE4640e
46090306 D6VB2131-1 Royal Garden Blues Vi 20-3135, (F)RCA PM 42415, Cl (F) 1015 DE4640f
46090307 D6VB2132-1 Esquire Swank Sw 230, RCA LPV 553, Cl (F) 1015 DE4640g
46090308 D6VB2133-1 Midriff Sw 230, RCA LPV 553, Cl (F) 1015 DE4640h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 03 October 1946
Broadcast, Aquarium Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
46100301 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE4641a
46100302 Jam-A-Ditty unissued DE4641b
46100303 Just Squeeze Me unissued DE4641c
46100304 Suddenly It Jumped unissued DE4641d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 05 October 1946
Broadcast, Aquarium Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Kay Davis(v)
46100501 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 46, 903 9023 DE4642a
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
46100502 Can't Help Lovin' That Man - vKD DETS 46, 903 9023 DE4642b
46100503 D.E. Bond Promo DETS 46, 903 9023 DE4642c
Billy Strayhorn out
46100504 Just You, Just Me DETS 46, 903 9023 DE4642d
46100505 Just Squeeze Me - vRN DETS 46, 903 9023 DE4642e
46100506 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DETS 46, 903 9023 DE4642f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH PERCY FAITH AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 07 October 1946
NBC broadcast
Duke Ellington(p) with Percy Faith and His Orchestra
46100701 There Was Nobody Looking UtD 2001 DE4643a
Medley:- DE4643b
46100702       1. I'm Beginning To See The Light UtD 2001
46100703       2.Do Nothin' Till You Hear FROM ME UtD 2001
46100704       3. Don't Get Around Much Anymore UtD 2001
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 11 October 1946
Broadcast, Aquarium Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
46101101 In A Mellow Tone Ff LP 35135 DE4644a
46101102 Magenta Haze Ff LP 35135 DE4644b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 12 October 1946
Broadcast, Radio City
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); John Conte(v)
46101201 Somebody Loves Me - vJCn AFRS TTC-25 DE4648a
46101202 Blue Skies AFRS TTC-25 DE4648b
46101203 Just Squeeze Me - vRN AFRS TTC-25 DE4648c
46101204 September Song - vJCn AFRS TTC-25 DE4648d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 23 October 1946
Musicraft recording session
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
46102301 5765-4 Diminuendo In Blue Mu 511, La 15753, Mu MVS 2004, Cl (F) 1015 DE4645a
46102302 5766-4 Magenta Haze Mu 483, La 15753, Mu MVS 2004, Cl (F) 1015 DE4645b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 25 October 1946
Broadcast, Aquarium Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
46102501 A Garden In The Rain Ff LP 35135 DE4646a
46102502 The Whole World Is Singing My Song Ff LP 35135 DE4646b
46102503 Jennie Ff LP 35135 DE4646c
46102504 The Things We Did Last Summer Ff LP 35135 DE4646d
46102505 Rugged Romeo Ff LP 35135 DE4646e
46102506 C-Jam Blues Ff LP 35135 DE4646f
46102507 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Ff LP 35135 DE4646g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 10 November 1946
Concert, Civic Opera House
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis, Marion Cox(v)
46111001 Overture To A Jam Session Pri DC-01 DE4647a
46111002 Ring Dem Bells - vRN Pri DC-01, MM 65110-2 DE4647b
46111003 The Mooche unissued DE4647c
46111004 Jumpin' Punkins Pri DC-01, MM 65110-2 DE4647d
46111005 ¬ Beale Street Blues Pri DC-01, MM 65110-2 DE4647e
46111006 | Memphis Blues Pri DC-01, MM 65110-2 DE4647f
46111007 _| St. Louis Blues - vMC Pri DC-01 DE4647g
46111008 Eighth Veil Pri DC-01 DE4647h
46111009 Golden Feather MM 65110-2 DE4647i
46111010 Air Conditioned Jungle Pri DC-01, MM 65110-2 DE4647j
46111011 Golden Cress Pri DC-02 DE4647k
46111012 Unbooted Character Pri DC-01, MM 65110-2 DE4647l
46111013 Sultry Sunset Pri DC-01, MM 65110-2 DE4647m
DEEP SOUTH SUITE
46111014       1. Magnolias Dripping With Molasses Pri DC-02, MM 65110-2 DE4647n
46111015       2. Hearsay Pri DC-02, MM 65110-2 DE4647o
46111016       3. There Was Nobody Looking Pri DC-02, MM 65110-2 DE4647p
46111017       4. Happy Go Lucky Local Pri DC-02, MM 65110-2 DE4647q
46111018 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Pri DC-02, MM 65110-2 DE4647r
46111019 Good Fishin' Pri DC-02 DE4647s
THE BEAUTIFUL INDIANS
46111020       1. Minnehaha - vKD Pri DC-02 DE4647t
46111021       2. Hiawatha Pri DC-02, MM 65110-2 DE4647u
Add DRh(g)
46111022 Ride Red Ride Pri DC-01, MM 65110-2 DE4647v
46111023 A Blues Riff Pri DC-01, MM 65110-2 DE4647w
46111024 Honeysuckle Rose Pri DC-01, MM 65110-2 DE4647x
DRh out
46111025 My Little Brown Book - vAH unissued DE4647y
46111026 You Don't Love Me No More - vAH unissued DE4647z
46111027 Fat And Forty - vAH unissued DE4647aa
46111028 I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vAH unissued DE4647ab
Medley:- DE4647ac
46111029       1. In A Sentimental Mood Pri DC-02
46111030       2. Mood Indigo Pri DC-02
46111031       3. I'm Beginning To See The Light Pri DC-02
46111032       4. Sophisticated Lady Pri DC-02
46111033       5. Caravan Pri DC-02
46111034       6. Solitude Pri DC-02
46111035       7. I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart & Don't Get Around Much Anymore Pri DC-02
46111036 Just Squeeze Me - vRN unissued DE4647ad
46111037 Blue Skies Pri DC-02, MM 65110-2 DE4647ae
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 23 November 1946
Concert, Carnegie Hall
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
46112301 Eighth Veil QD Q-018 DE4649a
46112302 Golden Feather QD Q-018 DE4649b
46112303 Flippant Flurry QD Q-018 DE4649c
46112304 Golden Cress VD 742, QD Q-018, Cl (F) 1015 DE4649d
46112305 Unbooted Character QD Q-018 DE4649e
46112306 Sultry Sunset VD 742, QD Q-018, Cl (F) 1015 DE4649f
DEEP SOUTH SUITE
46112307       1. Magnolias Dripping With Molasses VD 750, QD Q-018, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 1015 DE4649g
46112308       2. Hearsay VD 750, QD Q-018, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 1015 DE4649h
46112309       3. There Was Nobody Looking VD 759, QD Q-018, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 1015 DE4649i
46112310       4. Happy Go Lucky Local VD 759, QD Q-018, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 1015 DE4649j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 25 November 1946
Musicraft recording session
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Cat Anderson, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
46112501 5813-2 Sultry Sunset Mu 466, La 15753, Mu MVS-2004, Cl (F) 1051 DE4650a
46112502 5814-2 Happy Go Lucky Local - Part 2 Mu 461, La 15753, Mu MVS-2004, Cl (F) 1051 DE4650b
46112503 5815-1 Blue Skies Mu 484, La 15753, Mu MVS-2004, Cl (F) 1051 DE4650c
46112504 5816-2 Happy Go Lucky Local - Part 1 Mu 461, La 15753, Mu MVS-2004, Cl (F) 1051 DE4650d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 05 December 1946
Musicraft recording session
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Kay Davis(v)
THE BEAUTIFUL INDIANS
46120501 5817-1       2. Hiawatha Mu 464, La 15753, Mu MVS-2004, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 1051 DE4651a
46120502 5818-3 Flippant Flurry Mu 465, La 15753, Mu MVS-2004, Cl (F) 1051 DE4651b
46120503 5823-1 Golden Feather Mu 465, La 15753, Mu MVS-2004, Cl (F) 1051 DE4651c
THE BEAUTIFUL INDIANS
46120504 5824-3       1. Minnehaha - vKD Mu 464, La 15753, Mu MVS-2004, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 1051 DE4651d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 11 December 1946
Musicraft recording session
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
46121101 5845-3 Overture To A Jam Session - Part 1 Mu 463, Mu MVS-2004, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 1051 DE4652a
46121102 5846-3 Overture To A Jam Session - Part 2 Mu 463, Mu MVS-2004, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 1051 DE4652b
46121103 5847-1 Jam-A-Ditty Mu 466, La 15753, Mu MVS-2004, Cl (F) 1051 DE4652c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 18 December 1946
Musicraft recording session
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
46121801 4851-2 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN Mu 483, Mu MVS-2004 , Cl (F) 1051 DE4653a
46121802 4852-3 It Shouldn't Happen To A Dream - vAH Mu 846, La 15753, Mu MVS-2004, Cl (F) 1051 DE4653b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH PERCY FAITH AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 1946 / 1947
NBC broadcast
Duke Ellington(p) with Percy Faith and His Orchestra
47000001 ¬ Sophisticated Lady unissued DE9072a
47000002 _| Mood Indigo unissued DE9072b
47000003 Dancers In Love unissued DE9072c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 07 January 1947
Capitol Radio Transcription recording session
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Francis Williams, Wallace Jones(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
47010701 Golden Feather Cp B-299/300 DE4701a
47010702 Golden Cress Cp B-299/300, Ld HMP 5036 DE4701b
47010703 Flippant Flurry Cp B-299/300, Ld HMP 5036 DE4701c
47010704 Jam-A-Ditty Cp B-287/288, Ld HMP 5036 DE4701d
47010705 Fugueaditti Cp B-287/288, Ld HMP 5036 DE4701e
47010706 Happy Go Lucky local - Part 1 Cp B-287/288, Ld HMP 5036 DE4701f
47010707 Happy Go Lucky local - Part 2 Cp B-287/288, Ld HMP 5036 DE4701g
47010708 Overture To A Jam Session Cp B-287/288, Ld HMP 5036 DE4701h
47010709 Sultry Sunset Cp B-287/288, Ld HMP 5036 DE4701i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 02 February 1947
Concert, Civic Opera House
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch);Al Hibbler, Kay Davis, Marion Cox(v)
47020201 Happy Go Lucky Local unissued DE4702a
Beggar's Holidy Medley: DE4702b
47020202       1. Take Love Easy unissued
47020203       2. When I Walk With You - vMC unissued
47020204       3. Tomorrow Mountain unissued
47020205       4. Brown Penny - vKD unissued
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
47020206 Triple Play MJ 2MJP 1055 DE4702c
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
47020207 Near Mess unissued DE4703d
THE BEAUTIFUL INDIANS
47020208       1. Minnehaha - vKD unissued DE4703e
47020209       2. Hiawatha unissued DE4703f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Philadelphia, PA circa. February 1947
Broadcast, Earle Theatre
Duke Ellington, n/k(tk)
47021501 Interview unissued DE4704a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Washington, DC 21 February 1947
Broadcast, Earle Theatre
Duke Ellington, Emerson Parker(tk)
47021501 Interview by Parker unissued DE4704a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Ithaca, NY 19 April 1947
Concert, Cornell University
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Ed McConney(d);Al Hibbler, Kay Davis, Marion Cox(v)
47041901 Blutopia SR 204 DE4705a
47041902 Overture To A Jam Session SR 204 DE4705b
47041903 The Mooche SR 204 DE4705c
47041904 ¬ Diminuendo In Blue SR 204 DE4705d
47041905 _| Crescendo In Blue SR 204 DE4705e
47041906 Frustration unissued DE4705f
47041907 Rugged Romeo SR 204 DE4705g
47041908 Flippant Flurry unissued DE4705h
47041909 Golden Cress unissued DE4705i
47041910 Jam-A-Ditty unissued DE4705j
47041911 Passion Flower SR 204 DE4705k
47041912 The Blues - vKD SR 204 DE4705l
Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Ed McConney(d)
47041913 Dancers In Love unissued DE4705m
As before
47041914 ¬ Frankie And Johnny SR 204 DE4705n
47041915 _| Metronome All Out SR 204 DE4705o
47041916 Things Ain't what They Used To Be unissued DE4705p
47041917 Take The "A" Train unissued DE4705q
47041918 ¬ Beale Street Blues unissued DE4705r
47041919 | Memphis Blues unissued DE4705s
47041920 _| St. Louis Blues - vMC unissued DE4705t
47041921 Minnehaha - vKD unissued DE4705u
47041922 Transblucency - vKD unissued DE4705v
47041923 Hiawatha unissued DE4705w
47041924 My Little Brown Book - vAH unissued DE4705x
47041925 Don't Take Your Love From Me - vAH unissued DE4705y
47041926 Summertime - vAH unissued DE4705z
47041927 I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vAH SR 204 DE4705aa
47041928 Flamingo - vAH unissued DE4705ab
Medley: DE4705ac
47041929       1. In A Sentimental Mood unissued
47041930       2. Mood Indigo unissued
47041931       3. I'm Beginning To See The Light unissued
47041932       4. Sophisticated Lady unissued
47041933       5. Caravan unissued
47041934       6. Solitude unissued
47041935       7. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much unissued
47041936 Just Squeeze Me - vRN SR 204 DE4705ad
47041937 Ring Dem Bells - vRN SR 204 DE4705ae
 
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP New York City, NY 10 May 1947
WNEW broadcast
Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown(tb); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Ed McConney(d)
47051001 C-Jam Blues Rt 59 DE4706a
47051002 Sophisticated Lady VD 795, FDC 1023, Rt 59, Cl (F) 1051 DE4706b
47051003 I Can't Give You Anything But Love VD 795, FDC 1023, Rt 59, Te M-554, Cl (F) 1051 DE4706c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND CARL BRISSON Same session
Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Carl Brisson(v)
47051004 Cocktails For Two - vCBr unissued DE4706d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP Same session
Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown(tb); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Ed McConney(d)
47051005 It Don't Mean A Thing VD 795, FDC 1023, Rt 59, Te M-554, Cl (F) 1051 DE4706e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND BILL "BOJANGLES" ROBINSON Same session
Duke Ellington(p); Bill "Bojangles" Robinson(td)
47051006 Doin' The New Lowdown unissued DE4706f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP Same session
Taft Jordan(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown(tb); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Ed McConney(d)
47051007 On The Sunny Side Of The Street VD 795, FDC 1023, Rt 59, Cl (F) 1051 DE4706g
 
BILLY STRAYHORN AND RAY NANCE Same session
Billy Strayhorn(p); Ray Nance(v)
47051008 Moon Mist Rt 59 DE4706h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH PERCY FAITH AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 19 May 1947
NBC broadcast
Duke Ellington(p) acc. Percy Faith and His Orchestra
Medley: DE4707a
47051901       1. Solitude AFRS MH-192
47051902       2. Caravan AFRS MH-192
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Manchester, NH 03 June 1947
Dance date
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch);Chester Crimpler(v)
47060301 One O'Clock Jump unissued DE9023a
47060302 Flamingo - vCCr unissued DE9023b
47060303 The Mooche unissued DE9023c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 09 June 1947
Capitol Radio Transcription recording session
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
47060901 Beale Street Blues Cp B-301/302, Ld HMP 5036, Hs HBCD 501-3 DE4708a
47060902 Memphis Blues Cp B-301-302, Ld HMP 5036, Hs HBCD 501-3 DE4708b
47060903 St. Louis Blues - vRN Cp B-301-302, Ld HMP 5036, Hs HBCD 501-3 DE4708c
47060904 Swamp Fire Cp B-301-302, Ld HMP 5037, Hs HBCD 501-3 DE4708d
47060905 How High The Moon Cp B-301-302, Ld HMP 5037, P30 02, Hs HBCD 501-3 DE4708e
47060906 Blue Lou Cp B-301-302, Ld HMP 5037, Hs HBCD 501-3 DE4708f
47060907 Non-Violent Integration (Who Struck John?) Cp B-301-302, Ld HMP 5036, Hs HBCD 501-3 DE4708g
47060908 Violet Blue Cp B-303-304, Ld HMP 5037, Hs HBCD 501-3 DE4708h
47060909 Royal Garden Blues Cp B-303-304, Ld HMP 5037, Hs HBCD 501-3 DE4708i
47060910 Jumpin' Punkins Cp B-303-304, Ld HMP 5037, Hs HBCD 501-3 DE4708j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 10 June 1947
Capitol Radio Transcription recording session
Shelton Hemphill, Taft Jordan, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Wilbur De Paris, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Chester Crumpler, Kay Davis(v)
47061001 Frustration Cp B-303/304, Ld HMP 5037, Hs HBCD 501-3 DE4709a
47061002 Blue Is The Night Cp B-303/304, Ld HMP 5037, Hs HBCD 501-3 DE4709b
47061003 Jump For Joy - vRN Cp B-303/304, Ld HMP 5037, Hs HBCD 501-3 DE4709c
47061004 Far Away Blues Cp B-303/304, Ld HMP 5037, Hs HBCD 501-3 DE4709d
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
47061005 Azalea Cp B-305 DE4709e
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
47061006 Orchids For Madame - vCCr Cp B-305 DE4709f
47061007 Frisky Cp B-305, Ld HMP 5037, Hs HBCD 501-3 DE4709g
47061008 Park At 106th Cp B-305, Ld HMP 5037, Hs HBCD 501-3 DE4709h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Denver, CO 01 July 1947
Broadcast, El Patio Ballroom, Lakeside Park
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Chester Crumpler, Kay Davis(v)
47070101 Take The "A" Train (theme) J&J JJ 602 DE4710a
47070102 Orchids For Madame - vCCr J&J JJ 602 DE4710b
47070103 Golden Feather J&J JJ 602 DE4710c
47070104 Flippant Flurry J&J JJ 602 DE4710d
47070105 Jam-A-Ditty J&J JJ 602 DE4710e
47070106 Passion Flower J&J JJ 602 DE4710f
THE BEAUTIFUL INDIANS
47070107       1. Minnehaha - vKD J&J JJ 602 DE4710g
47070108       2. Hiawatha J&J JJ 602 DE4710h
47070109 Take The "A" Train (theme) J&J JJ 602 DE4710i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Denver, CO 04 July 1947
Broadcast, El Patio Ballroom, Lakeside Park
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Chester Crumpler, Kay Davis(v)
47070401 Take The "A" Train (theme) J&J JJ 602 DE4711a
47070402 Caravan J&J JJ 602 DE4711b
47070403 Brown Penny - vKD J&J JJ 602 DE4711c
47070404 In A Mellow Tone J&J JJ 602 DE4711d
47070405 The Mooche J&J JJ 602, JS AA-565 DE4711e
47070406 Prisoner Of Love - vCCr J&J JJ 602 DE4711f
47070407 Happy Go Lucky Local J&J JJ 602 DE4711g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Denver, CO 08 July 1947
Broadcast, El Patio Ballroom, Lakeside Park
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Kay Davis(v)
47070801 Take The "A" Train (theme) J&J JJ 612 DE4712a
47070802 How High The Moon J&J JJ 612 DE4712b
47070803 Transblucency - vKD UtD 2001, J&J JJ 612 DE4712c
47070804 Jam-A-Ditty UtD 2001, J&J JJ 612 DE4712d
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
47070805 A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing UtD 2001, J&J JJ 612 DE4712e
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
47070806 Rockin' In Rhythm UtD 2001, J&J JJ 612 DE4712f
47070807 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN UtD 2001, J&J JJ 612 DE4712g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Denver, CO 09 July 1947
Broadcast, El Patio Ballroom, Lakeside Park
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Chester Crumpler, Kay Davis(v)
47070901 Take The "A" Train (theme) J&J JJ 612 DE4713a
47070902 Overture To A Jam Session J&J JJ 612 DE4713b
47070903 It Shouldn't Happen To A Dream - vCCr J&J JJ 612 DE4713c
47070904 One O'Clock Jump J&J JJ 612, JS AA-566 DE4713d
47070905 Beale Street Blues J&J JJ 612, MJ 2MJP-1060 DE4713e
47070906 St. Louis Blues - vRN J&J JJ 612 DE4713f
47070907 Things Ain't What They Used to Be J&J JJ 612 DE4713g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 25 July 1947
Ciro's Club
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Chester Crumpler, Kay Davis(v)
47072501 Moon Mist AFRS SB-1044, AFRS SB-1080, Jo 4015, DSOD2100 DE4714a
47072502 Prisoner Of Love - vCCr AFRS SB-1044, Jo 4015, DSOD2100 DE4714b
47072503 Harlem Air Shaft AFRS SB-1044, AFRS SB-1047, Jo 4015, DSOD2100 DE4714c
47072504 Brown Penny - vKD AFRS SB-1044, Jo 4015, DSOD2100 DE4714d
47072505 ¬ Beale Street Blues AFRS SB-1047, AFRS SB-1083, Jo 4015, Jo LP 4014, DSOD2100 DE4714e
47072506 | Memphis Blues AFRS SB-1047, Jo 4015, DSOD2100 DE4714f
47072507 _| St. Louis Blues - vRN AFRS SB-1047, Jo 4015, DSOD2100 DE4714g
47072508 Mood Indigo AFRS SB-1047, Jo 4015, DSOD2100 DE4714h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 30 July 1947
Ciro's Club
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Kay Davis(v)
47073001 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS SB-1083, Jo LP 4014, Rt 59, DSOD2100 DE4715a
47073002 Happy Go Lucky Local AFRS SB-1083, Jo LP 4014, Rt 59, DSOD2100 DE4715b
THE BEAUTIFUL INDIANS
47073003       1. Minnehaha - vKD AFRS SB-1083, Jo LP 4014, Rt 59, DSOD2100 DE4715c
47073004       2. Hiawatha AFRS SB-1083, Jo LP 4014, Rt 59, DSOD2100 DE4715d
47073005 Warm Valley AFRS SB-1083, Jo LP 4014, Rt 59, DSOD2100 DE4715e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 01 August 1947
Ciro's Club
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Chester Crumpler, Kay Davis(v)
47080101 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS SB-1077, Jo LP 4014, DSOD2100 DE4716a
47080102 It's Kind Of Lonesome Out Tonight - vCCr AFRS SB-1077, Jo LP 4014, DSOD2100 DE4716b
47080103 Caravan AFRS SB-1077, Jo LP 4014, DSOD2100 DE4716c
47080104 When I Walk With You - vKD AFRS SB-1077, Jo LP 4014, DSOD2100 DE4716d
47080105 Passion Flower AFRS SB-1080, AFRS SB-1077, Jo LP 4014, DSOD2100 DE4716e
47080106 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN AFRS SB-1080, DSOD2100 DE4716f
47080107 Stompy Jones AFRS SB-1080, DSOD2100 DE4716g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 05 August 1947
Broadcast, Ciro's Club
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Chester Crumpler, Kay Davis(v)
47080501 Squeeze Me DSOD2100 DE9049a
47080502 Take The "A" Train (theme) DSOD2100 DE9049b
47080503 Royal Garden Blues DSOD2100 DE9049c
47080504 I Like The Sunrise - vCCr DSOD2100 DE9049d
47080505 Sophisticated Lady DSOD2100 DE9049e
47080506 Brown Penny - vKD DSOD2100 DE9049f
47080507 Blue Is The Night DSOD2100 DE9049g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 06 August 1947
Broadcast, Ciro's Club
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch);Chester Crimpler(v)
47080601 Take The "A" Train (theme) DSOD2100 DE9050a
47080602 Flippant Flurry DSOD2100 DE9050b
47080603 It's Kind Of Lonesome Out Tonight - vCCr DSOD2100 DE9050c
47080604 Hollywood Hangover DSOD2100 DE9050d
47080605 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN DSOD2100 DE9050e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 07 August 1947
Broadcast, Ciro's Club
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch);Chester Crimpler(v)
470800701 Take The "A" Train (theme) DSOD2100 DE9051a
470800702 Lady Of The Lavender Mist (Too Weary To Worry) DSOD2100 DE9051b
470800703 H'ya Sue (Flirtation) DSOD2100 DE9051c
470800704 Azalea - vCCr DSOD2100 DE9051d
470800705 Caravan DSOD2100 DE9051e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 14 August 1947
Columbia Recording Session
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch);Chester Crimpler(v)
47081401 HCO2531- H'ya Sue UtD 2002, Nw RP2056 DE4717a
47081402 HCO2531- H'ya Sue UtD 2002, Nw RP2056 DE4717b
47081403 HCO2531-1 H'ya Sue Co 38234, Co G-32564, CBS 66607, CBS 462985 2, Cl (F) 1051 DE4717c
47081404 HCO2532-1 Lady Of The Lavender Mist (Too Weary To Worry) Co 38235, Co G-32564, CBS 66607, CBS 462985 2, Cl (F) 1051 DE4717d
47081405 HCO2532- Lady Of The Lavender Mist (Too Weary To Worry) unissued DE4717e
47081406 HCO2532- Lady Of The Lavender Mist (Too Weary To Worry) unissued DE4717f
47081407 HCO2532-2 Lady Of The Lavender Mist (Too Weary To Worry) UtD 2002, Nw RP2056 DE4717g
47081408 HCO2533- Women, Women, Women - vRN UtD 2002 DE4717h
47081409 HCO2533-1 Women, Women, Women - vRN Co 38576, Co CK-66372, Co G-32564, CBS 66607, CBS 462985 2, Cl (F) 1051 DE4717i
47081410 Maybe I Should Change My Ways unissued DE4717j
47081411 Maybe I Should Change My Ways unissued DE4717k
47081412 Maybe I Should Change My Ways - CCr UtD 2002, Cl (F) 1051 DE4717l
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 31 August 1947
Concert, Hollywood Bowl
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch);Al Hibbler, Kay Davis(v)
47083101 Blutopia AFRS HBS-59(1/3), UJ 001, UJ RKO 1033 DE4718a
47083102 Overture To A Jam Session AFRS HBS-59(1/3), UJ 001, UJ RKO 1033 DE4718b
47083103 The Mooche AFRS HBS-59(2/5), UJ 001, UJ RKO 1033 DE4718c
47083104 Jumpin' Punkins AFRS HBS-59(2/5), UJ 001, UJ RKO 1033 DE4718d
47083105 Ring Dem Bells AFRS HBS-59(2/5), AFRS J-(XMAS47), UJ 001, UJ RKO 1033 DE4718e
47083106 ¬ Beale Street Blues AFRS HBS-59(1/3), UJ 001, UJ RKO 1033 DE4718f
47083107 | Memphis Blues AFRS HBS-59(1/3), UJ 001, UJ RKO 1033 DE4718g
47083108 _| St. Louis Blues - vRN AFRS HBS-59(1/3), UJ 001, UJ RKO 1033 DE4718h
47083109 Golden Feather AFRS HBS-59(1/3), UJ 001, UJ RKO 1033 DE4718i
47083110 Air Conditioned Jungle AFRS HBS-59(4/6), UJ 001, UJ RKO 1033 DE4718j
47083111 Golden Cress AFRS HBS-59(4/6), UJ 001, UJ RKO 1033 DE4718k
47083112 ¬ Diminuendo In Blue AFRS HBS-59(2/5), UJ 001, UJ RKO 1033 DE4718l
47083113 | Transblucency - vKD AFRS HBS-59(2/5), UJ 001, UJ RKO 1033 DE4718m
47083114 _| Crescendo In Blue AFRS HBS-59(2/5), UJ 001, UJ RKO 1033 DE4718n
47083115 Come Sunday AFRS HBS-59(2/5), UJ 003 DE4718o
47083116 Light AFRS HBS-59(4/6), UJ 003 DE4718p
47083117 The Blues AFRS HBS-59(4/6), UJ 003 DE4718q
47083118 Emancipation Celebration AFRS HBS-59(7/9), UJ 003 DE4718r
Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
47083119 Dancers In Love AFRS HBS-59(7/9), UJ 003 DE4718s
As before
47083120 ¬ Frankie And Johnny AFRS HBS-59(7/9), UJ 003 DE4718t
47083121 _| Metronome All Out AFRS HBS-59(7/9), UJ 003 DE4718u
47083122 My Little Brown Book - vAH AFRS HBS-59(8/10) DE4718v
47083123 Summertime - vAH AFRS HBS-59(8/10) DE4718w
47083124 It Shouldn't Happen To A Dream - vAH AFRS HBS-59(8/10) DE4718x
47083125 Fat And Forty - vAH AFRS HBS-59(8/10) DE4718y
47083126 I Got It Bad - vAH AFRS HBS-59(8/10) DE4718z
47083127 Take The "A" Train AFRS HBS-59(7/9), UJ 003 DE4718aa
47083128 Moon Mist AFRS HBS-59(7/9), UJ 003 DE4718ab
47083129 Jam-A-Ditty AFRS HBS-59(7/9), UJ 003 DE4718ac
THE BEAUTIFUL INDIANS
47083130       1. Minnehaha - vKD AFRS HBS-59(7/9), UJ 003 DE4718ad
47083131       2. Hiawatha AFRS HBS-59(8/10), UJ 003 DE4718ae
Medley DE4718af
47083132       1. Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me AFRS HBS-59(8/10)
47083133       2. In A Sentimental Mood AFRS HBS-59(8/10)
47083134       3. Mood Indigo AFRS HBS-59(8/10)
47083135       4. I'm Beginning To See The Light AFRS HBS-59(8/10)
47083136       5. Sophisticated Lady AFRS HBS-59(8/10)
47083137       6. Caravan AFRS HBS-59(8/10)
47083138       7. Solitude AFRS HBS-59(8/10)
47083139       8. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much AFRS HBS-59(8/10)
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 01 September 1947
Columbia Recording Session
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch);Al Hibbler,n/k(v)
47090101 HCO2596- It's Monday Every Day - vAH unissued DE4719a
47090102 HCO2596-1 It's Monday Every Day - vAH Co 38165, CBS 66607, CBS 462985 2, Cl (F) 1051 DE4719b
47090103 HCO2597- Golden Cress UtD 2002, Nw RP2056 DE4719c
47090104 HCO2597-1 Golden Cress Co 38236, Co G-32564, CBS 66607, CBS 462985 2, Cl (F) 1051 DE4719d
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
47090105 HCO2598-1 Put Yourself In My Place Baby - vn/k Co 291732, UtD 2002, CBS 462985 2, Cl (F) 1051 DE4719e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Culver City, CA September 1947
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Gardens Café
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
47091501 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE4720a
47091502 Lady Of The Lavender Mist unissued DE4720b
47091503 H'ya Sue unissued DE4720c
47091504 Blue Is The Night unissued DE4720d
47091505 I'm Just A Lucky So And So unissued DE4720e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 29 September 1947
Columbia Recording Session
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Billy Strayhorn(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Dolores Parker, Woody Herman(v)
47092901 HCO2598-2 Put Yourself In My Place, Baby - vDP Co 37957, CBS 66607, CBS 462985 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4721a
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
47092902 HCO2654-1 Cowboy Rhumba - vWH unissued DE4721b
47092903 HCO2654-2 Cowboy Rhumba - vWH Co 38950, CBS 66607, CBS 462985 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4721c
47092904 HCO2655- The Wildest Gal In Town - vDP unissued DE4721d
47092905 HCO2655- The Wildest Gal In Town - vDP unissued DE4721e
47092906 HCO2655- The Wildest Gal In Town - vDP unissued DE4721f
47092907 HCO2655-1 The Wildest Gal In Town - vDP Co 38957, CBS 66607 , CBS 462985 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4721g
47092908 HCO2655-2 The Wildest Gal In Town - vDP unissued DE4721h
47092909 HCO2656- I Fell And Broke My Heart - vWH UtD 2002, Nw RP2056 DE4721i
47092910 HCO2656-1 I Fell And Broke My Heart - vWH FDC 1022, CBS 66607, FMRS FM-4001/02, CBS 462985 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4721j
47092911 HCO2658- Antidisestablishmentarianismist - vRN UtD 2002, Nw RP2056 DE4721k
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 30 September 1947
Columbia Recording Session
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
47093001 HCO2658-1 Antidisestablishmentarianismist - vRN VD 843, CBS 66607, CBS 462985 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4722a
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
47093002 HCO2662- Don't Be So Mean To Baby - vAH unissued DE4722b
47093003 HCO2662-1 Don't Be So Mean To Baby - vAH Co 38295, CBS 66607, CBS 462985 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4722c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 01 October 1947
Columbia Recording Session
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Dolores Parker(v)
47100101 It's Mad, Mad, Mad - vDP Co 38295, Co G-32564, CBS 66607, CBS 462985 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4723a
47100102 You Gotta Crawl Before You Walk - vRN UtD 2002, Nw RP2056 DE4723b
47100103 You Gotta Crawl Before You Walk - vRN Co G-32564, CBS 66607, CBS 462985 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4723c
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
47100104 Maybe I Should Change My Ways UtD 2002, Nw RP2056 DE4723d
47100105 Maybe I Should Change My Ways Co 1-331, Cl (F) 1086 DE4723e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 02 October 1947
Columbia Recording Session
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Billy Strayhorn(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Kay Davis, Dolores Parker(v)
47100201 HCO2666- Kitty - vRN UtD 2002, Nw RP2056 DE4724a
47100202 HCO2666-1 Kitty - vRN Co G-32564, CBS 66607, CBS 462985 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4724b
47100203 HCO2668- Brown Penny - vKD unissued DE4724c
47100204 HCO2668-1 Brown Penny - vKD unissued DE4724d
47100205 HCO2668-2 Brown Penny - vKD Co G-32564, CBS 66607, CBS 462985 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4724e
47100206 HCO2668-3 Brown Penny - vKD unissued DE4724f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Culver City, CA 04 October 1947
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Gardens Café
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
47100401 Blue Lou unissued DE4725a
47100402 H'ya Sue MJ 2MJP-1082, Nw RP2056 DE4725b
47100403 How High The Moon unissued DE4725c
47100404 Emancipation Celebration unissued DE4725d
47100405 Antidisestablishmentarianismist - vRN unissued DE4725e
47100406 It's Kind Of Lonesome Out Tonight unissued DE4725f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Culver City, CA 05 October 1947
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Gardens Café
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
47100501 Honeysuckle Rose unissued DE4726a
47100502 It's Kind Of Lonesome Out Tonight unissued DE4726b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 06 October 1947
Columbia Recording Session
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Billy Strayhorn(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
47100601 HCO2665- Maybe I Should Change My Ways UtD 2002, Nw RP2056 DE4727a
47100602 HCO2665-2 Maybe I Should Change My Ways Co 38576, Co G-32564, CBS 66607, CBS 462985 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4727b
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
47100603 HCO2676- Boogie Bop Blue UtD 2003, Nw RP2056 DE4727c
47100604 HCO2676-1 Boogie Bop Blue CBS 62993, Co G-32564, CBS 66607, CBS 462985 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4727d
47100605 HCO2677- Sultry Serenade unissued DE4727xa
47100606 HCO2677- Sultry Serenade unissued DE4727xb
47100607 HCO2677- Sultry Serenade unissued DE4727xc
47100608 HCO2677- Sultry Serenade UtD 2004, Nw RP2061 DE4727e
47100609 HCO2677- Sultry Serenade unissued DE4727xd
47100610 HCO2677- Sultry Serenade unissued DE4727xe
47100611 HCO2677-5 Sultry Serenade UtD 2004, Nw RP2061 DE4727f
47100612 HCO2677- Sultry Serenade unissued DE4727xf
47100613 HCO2677- Sultry Serenade unissued DE4727xg
47100614 HCO2677- Sultry Serenade unissued DE4727xh
47100615 HCO2677-1 Sultry Serenade Co 38363, Co G-32564, CBS 66607, CBS 462985 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4727g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 10 November 1947
Columbia Recording Session
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Billy Strayhorn(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
47111001 CO38371- Stomp, Look And Listen UtD 2003, Co C3K 65841, Nw RP2061 DE4728a
47111002 CO38371-1 Stomp, Look And Listen Co DB-2504, Co G-32564, CBS 66607, CBS 462986 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4728b
47111003 CO38372-1 Air Conditioned Jungle Co 38265, Co G-32564, CBS 66607, FDC 1023, CBS 462986 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4728c
47111004 CO38372- Air Conditioned Jungle UtD 2003, Nw RP2061 DE4728d
47111005 CO38372- Air Conditioned Jungle unissued DE4728e
47111006 CO38372- Air Conditioned Jungle unissued DE4728f
47111007 CO38372-2 Air Conditioned Jungle VD 833 DE4728g
47111008 CO38373- Three Cent Stomp Co C3K 65841 DE4728xa
47111009 CO38373-1 Three Cent Stomp Co 38237, Co G-32564, CBS 66607, CBS 462986 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4728h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 11 November 1947
Columbia Recording Session
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Billy Strayhorn(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Dolores Parker(v)
47111101 CO38374- Progressive Gavotte FDC 1023 DE4729a
47111102 CO38374-1 Progressive Gavotte Co 38237, Co G-32564, CBS 62993, CBS 66607, CBS 462986 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4729b
47111103 CO38374- Progressive Gavotte unissued DE4729c
47111104 CO38374- Progressive Gavotte UtD 2003, C3K 65841, Nw RP2061 DE4729d
47111105 CO38375- He Makes Me Believe He's Mine - vDP unissued DE4729e
47111106 CO38375-1 He Makes Me Believe He's Mine - vDP unissued DE4729f
47111107 CO38375- He Makes Me Believe He's Mine - vDP unissued DE4729g
47111108 CO38375- He Makes Me Believe He's Mine - vDP unissued DE4729h
47111109 CO38375- He Makes Me Believe He's Mine - vDP unissued DE4729i
47111110 CO38375-2 He Makes Me Believe He's Mine - vDP CBS 66607, CBS 462986 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4729j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 14 November 1947
Columbia Recording Session
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Billy Strayhorn(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Dolores Parker(v)
47111401 CO38386- Take Love Easy - vDP unissued DE4730a
47111402 CO38386- Take Love Easy - vDP UtD 2003, Nw RP2061 DE4730b
47111403 CO38386- Take Love Easy - vDP unissued DE4730c
47111404 CO38386-1 Take Love Easy - vDP Co 38519, Co CK-66372, Co G-32564, CBS 66607, CBS 462986 2, CBS 462986 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4730d
47111405 CO38387-1 I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me CBS 62993, Co G-32564, CBS 66607, FMRS FM-4001/2, CBS 462986 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4730e
47111406 CO38388-1 How High The Moon Co 38950, Co G-32564, CBS 66607, CBS 462986 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4730f
47111407 CO38389- Singin' In The Rain UtD 2003, Nw RP2061 DE4730g
47111408 CO38389-1 Singin' In The Rain Co 38464, Co G-32564, CBS 66607, CBS 462986 2, Cl (F) 1086 DE4730h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 18 November 1947
Columbia Recording Session
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Herman Grimes(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Edgar Brown(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
47111801 CO38705- Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH unissued DE4731a
47111802 CO38705- Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH unissued DE4731b
47111803 CO38705-1 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH Co 38363, CBS 66607, CBS 462986 2, Cl (F) 1119 DE4731c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 20 November 1947
Columbia Recording Session
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Billy Strayhorn(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Dolores Parker(v)
47112001 CO38398- Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vAH unissued DE4732a
47112002 CO38398- Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vAH unissued DE4732b
47112003 CO38398- Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vAH unissued DE4732c
47112004 CO38398-1 Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vAH Co 38363, Co CK-66372, Co G-32564, CBS 66607, CBS 462986 2, Cl (F) 1119 DE4732d
47112005 CO38399- Once Upon A Dream - vDP unissued DE4732e
47112006 CO38399- Once Upon A Dream - vDP UtD 2003, Nw RP2061 DE4732f
47112007 CO38399- Once Upon A Dream - vDP unissued DE4732g
47112008 CO38399-1 Once Upon A Dream - vDP FDC 1022, CBS 66607, CBS 462986 2, Cl (F) 1119 DE4732h
47112009 CO38400- It's Love I'm In - vAH unissued DE4732i
47112010 CO38400-1 It's Love I'm In - vAH FDC 1022, CBS 66607, CBS 462986 2, Cl (F) 1119 DE4732j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA November / December 1947
Columbia Recording Session
Shelton Hemphill, Dud Bascomb, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Dolores Parker(v)
47113101 Riff 'n' Drill unissued DE9013a
47113102 Ole Buttermilk Sky - vDP unissued DE9013b
47113103 The Mooche unissued DE9013c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Cincinnati, OH 06 December 1947
NBC broadcast
Duke Ellington(p)
47120601 Mood Indigo AFRS KCTT-29, VJC 1011-2 DE4733a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 22 December 1947
Columbia Recording Session
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford, Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Dolores Parker(v)
47122201 CO38591- I Could Get A Man - vDP unissued DE4734a
47122202 CO38591- I Could Get A Man - vDP unissued DE4734b
47122203 CO385911-1 I Could Get A Man - vDP Co 38519, Co G-32564, CBS 66607, CBS 462986 2, Cl (F) 1119 DE4734c
Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown,Tyree Glenn(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford, Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Kay Davis(v)
47122204 CO38592-1 On A Turquoise Cloud - vKD Co 38234, Co CK-48654, Co CK-66372, Co G-32564, CBS 66607, CBS 462986 2 DE4734d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 24 December 1947
Columbia Recording Session
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford, Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Elayne Jones(tim)
LIBERIAN SUITE
47122401 XCO40788-       1. I Like The Sunrise VD 858, Cl (F) 1119
47122402 XCO40789-       1. I Like The Sunrise - vAH Co CL-6073, CBS 66607, FDC 1023, UtD 2005, CBS 462989 2, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 1119 DE4735a
47122403 XCO40789-       1. I Like The Sunrise - vAH UtD 2005, Sony C3K 65841, Nw RP2061 DE4735b
47122404 XCO40790-       2. Dance No. 1 unissued DE4735c
47122405 XCO40790-       2. Dance No. 1 Co CL-6073, CBS 66607, CBS 462989 2, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 1119 DE4735d
47122406 XCO40790-       2. Dance No. 1 UtD 2005, Nw RP2061 DE4735e
47122407 XCO40791-       3. Dance No. 2 Co CL-6073, CBS 66607, UtD 2005, CBS 462989 2, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 1119 DE4735f
47122408 XCO40792-       4. Dance No. 3 UtD 2005, Nw RP2061 DE4735g
47122409 XCO40792-       4. Dance No. 3 Co CL-6073, CBS 66607, UtD 2005, CBS 462989 2, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 1119 DE4735h
47122410 XCO40793-       5. Dance No. 4 Co CL-6073, CBS 66607, UtD 2005, CBS 462989 2, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 1119 DE4735i
47122411 XCO40794-       6. Dance No. 5 Co CK-87066 DE4735xa
47122412 XCO40794-       6. Dance No. 5 Co CL-6073, CBS 66607, UtD 2005, CBS 462989 2, UA NUA-7 DE4735j
NB.The vocal on " I Like The Sunrise" was overdubbed by Al Hibbler at a later date. VD 858 issued without vocal.
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 26 December 1947
Concert, Carnegie Hall
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford, Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Dolores Parker, Kay Davis(v)
47122601 Star Spangled Banner unissued DE4736a
47122602 Snibor (The New Look) unissued DE4736b
47122603 Blue Serge unissued DE4736c
47122604 Midriff unissued DE4736d
47122605 Triple Play unissued DE4736e
47122606 He Makes Me Believe He's Mine - vDP unissued DE4736f
47122607 Harlem Air-Shaft unissued DE4736g
47122608 Mella Brava unissued DE4736h
47122609 Kickapoo Joy Juice unissued DE4736i
47122610 On A Turquoise Cloud - vKD unissued DE4736j
Medley: DE4736k
47122611       1. Wanderlust unissued
47122612       2. Junior Hop unissued
47122613       3. Jeep's Blues unissued
47122614       4. Dooji Wooji unissued
47122615       5. Jeep Is Jumpin' unissued
47122616       6. Mood To Be Wooed unissued
47122617 Juke Bop Boogie unissued DE4736l
47122618 New York City Blues unissued DE4736m
47122619 The Clothed Woman unissued DE4736n
Duke Ellington out. Add Paul Rudoff(fh); Warren Ross(f); Elayne Jones(p)
47122620 All Heart unissued DE4736o
As before
LIBERIAN SUITE
47122621       1. I Like The Sunrise - vAH unissued DE4736p
47122622       2. Dance No. 1 unissued DE4736q
47122623       3. Dance No. 2 unissued DE4736r
47122624       4. Dance No. 3 unissued DE4736s
47122625       5. Dance No. 4 unissued DE4736t
47122626       6. Dance No. 5 unissued DE4736u
Medley: DE4736v
47122627       1. East St. Louis Toodle-O unissued
47122628       2. Echoes Of Harlem unissued
47122629       3. Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
47122630 Stomp, Look And Listen unissued DE4736w
47122631 Bakiff unissued DE4736x
47122632 Rockin' In Rhythm unissued DE4736y
47122633 On The Sunny Side Of The Street unissued DE4736z
47122634 It's Monday Every Day - vAH unissued DE4736aa
47122635 Lover Come Back To Me - vAH unissued DE4736ab
47122636 Don't Take Your Love From Me - vAH unissued DE4736ac
47122637 It Don't Mean A Thing - vAH unissued DE4736ad
Medley: DE4736ae
47122638       1. Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued
47122639       2. In A Sentimental Mood unissued
47122640       3. Mood Indigo unissued
47122641       4. I'm Beginning To See The Light unissued
47122642       5. Sophisticated Lady unissued
47122643       6. Caravan unissued
47122644       7. Solitude unissued
47122645       8. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much unissued
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 27 December 1947
Concert, Carnegie Hall
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Claude Jones(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Oscar Pettiford, Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Dolores Parker, Kay Davis(v)
47122701 Star Spangled Banner unissued DE4737a
47122702 Snibor (The New Look) Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211 DE4737b
47122703 Blue Serge Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211 DE4737c
47122704 Midriff unissued DE4737d
47122705 Triple Play Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211 DE4737e
47122706 He Makes Me Believe He's Mine - vDP unissued DE4737f
47122707 Harlem Air-Shaft Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211 DE4737g
47122708 Mella Brava Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211 DE4737h
47122709 Kickapoo Joy Juice Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211 DE4737i
47122710 On A Turquoise Cloud - vKD Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211 DE4737j
Medley: DE4737k
47122711       1. Wanderlust Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211
47122712       2. Junior Hop Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211
47122713       3. Jeep's Blues Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211
47122714       4. Squaty Roo Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211
47122715       5. Jeep Is Jumpin' Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211
47122716       6. Mood To Be Wooed Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211
47122717 Juke Bop Boogie Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211 DE4737l
47122718 New York City Blues Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211 DE4737m
47122719 The Clothed Woman Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211 DE4737n
Duke Ellington out. Add Paul Rudoff(fh); Warren Ross(f); Elayne Jones(p)
47122720 All Heart MDD 006 DE4737o
As before
LIBERIAN SUITE
47122721       1. I Like The Sunrise - vAH Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211 DE4737p
47122722       2. Dance No. 1 Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211 DE4737q
47122723       3. Dance No. 2 Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211 DE4737r
47122724       4. Dance No. 3 Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211 DE4737s
47122725       5. Dance No. 4 Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211 DE4737t
47122726       6. Dance No. 5 Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211 DE4737u
Medley: DE4737v
47122727       1. East St. Louis Toodle-O Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211
47122728       2. Echoes Of Harlem Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211
47122729       3. Things Ain't What They Used To Be Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211
47122730 Stomp, Look And Listen unissued DE4737w
47122731 Bakiff Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211 DE4737x
47122732 Rockin' In Rhythm unissued DE4737y
47122733 On The Sunny Side Of The Street unissued DE4737z
47122734 Cotton Tail Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211 DE4737aa
47122735 It's Monday Every Day - vAH unissued DE4737ab
47122736 Lover Come Back To Me - vAH unissued DE4737ac
47122737 Don't Take Your Love From Me - vAH unissued DE4737ad
47122738 It Don't Mean A Thing - vAH unissued DE4737ae
Medley: DE4737af
47122739       1. Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued
47122740       2. In A Sentimental Mood unissued
47122741       3. Mood Indigo unissued
47122742       4. I'm Beginning To See The Light unissued
47122743       5. Sophisticated Lady unissued
47122744       6. Caravan unissued
47122745       7. Solitude unissued
47122746       8. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much unissued
47122747 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN unissued DE4737ag
47122748 Blue Skies (Trumpets No End) Pr P-24075, Df DRCD 11211 DE4737ah
 
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP New York City, NY 29 December 1947
WMCA broadcast
Al Killian(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown,Tyree Glenn(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Harry Carney(bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d); Kay Davis(v)
47122901 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE4738a
47122902 C-Jam Blues unissued DE4738b
SG out. Add BRi(d)
47122903 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE4738c
BRi out. Add Sonny Greer(d)
47122904 Transblucency - vKD unissued DE4738d
47122905 On The Sunny Side Of The Street unissued DE4738e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 30 December 1947
Columbia Recording Session
Al Killian, Harold Baker(t); Lawrence Brown(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(bar); Duke Ellington(p); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d); Dolores Parker(v)
47123001 CO38670- A Woman And A Man - vDP unissued DE4739a
47123002 CO38670- A Woman And A Man - vDP UtD 2003, Nw RP2061 DE4739b
47123003 CO38670- A Woman And A Man - vDP unissued DE4739c
47123004 CO38670-1 A Woman And A Man - vDP Co DZ-722, CBS 66607, FDC 1022, CBS 462986 2, Cl (F) 1119 DE4739d
HB(t); Lawrence Brown(tb); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Harry Carney(bar); Duke Ellington(p); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
47123005 CO38671- The Clothed Woman FDC 1023, UtD 2003, Nw RP2061 DE4739e
47123006 CO38671- The Clothed Woman unissued DE4739f
47123007 CO38671-1 The Clothed Woman Co 38236, Co KG-33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462986 2, Cl (F) 1119 DE4739g
As before
47123008 CO38672-1 New York City Blues Co 38235, Co KG-33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462986 2, Cl (F) 1119 DE4739h
47123009 CO38672-2 New York City Blues VD 871, FDC 1023, UtD 2003, Nw RP2061 DE4739i
Al Killian, Harold Baker(t); Lawrence Brown,Tyree Glenn(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears(ts); Duke Ellington(p); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
47123010 Let's Go Blues Co KG-33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987 2, Cl (F) 1119 DE4739j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Schenectady, NY 06 November 1948
Broadcast, Gymnastics Hall, Union College
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears, Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis(v)
48110601 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE4801a
48110602 Y'oughta JS AA-534, Du KLJ 20034 DE4801b
48110603 Don't Be So Mean To Baby - vAH Du KLJ 20034 DE4801c
48110604 How You Sound Du KLJ 20034 DE4801d
48110605 On A Turquoise Cloud - vKD Du KLJ 20034 DE4801e
48110606 Don't Blame Me - vKD Du KLJ 20034 DE4801f
48110607 Just A Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN unissued DE4801g
48110608 H'ya Sue unissued DE4801h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 13 November 1948
Concert, Carnegie Hall
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears, Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis(v)
48111301 Star Spangled Banner unissued DE4802a
48111302 Three Cent Stomp AFRS J-317, VJC 1024-2 DE4802b
48111303 Lady Of The Lavender Mist AFRS J-317, Ca CAR 437, VJC 1024-2 DE4802c
48111304 Suddenly It Jumped AFRS J-317, VJC 1024-2 DE4802d
48111305 REMINISCING IN TEMPO AFRS J-317, VJC 1024-2 DE4802e
48111306 She Wouldn't Be Moved AFRS J-317, Ca CAR 437, VJC 1024-2 DE4802f
SYMPHOMANIAC AFRS J-317, Ca CAR 437, VJC 1024-2
48111307       1. Symphonic Or Bust AFRS J-317, Ca CAR 437, VJC 1024-2, UA NUA-7 DE4802g
48111308       2. How You Sound AFRS J-317, Ca CAR 437, VJC 1024-2, UA NUA-7 DE4802h
48111309 My Friend AFRS J-317, Ca CAR 437, VJC 1024-2 DE4802i
48111310 Tootin' Through The Roof AFRS J-314, AFRS J-315, Ca CAR 437, VJC 1024-2 DE4802j
48111311 Creole Love Call - vKD AFRS J-314, Ca CAR 436, VJC 1024-2 DE4802k
48111312 Don't Blame Me - vKD AFRS J-314, Ca CAR 436, VJC 1024-2 DE4802l
48111313 Paradise AFRS JJ-48, VJC 1024-2 DE4802m
48111314 THE TATTOOED BRIDE AFRS J-315, FDC 1023, VJC 1024-2, Cl (F) 1119 DE4802n
48111315 Take The "A" Train Ca CAR 436, VJC 1024-2 DE4802o
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
48111316 Lush Life - vKD AFRS J-317, Ca CAR 436, VJC 1025-2 DE4802p
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
48111317 H'ya Sue AFRS J-320, Ca CAR 437, VJC 1025-2 DE4802q
48111318 Fantazm AFRS J-320, Ca CAR 437, VJC 1025-2 DE4802r
48111319 Y'oughta AFRS JJ-48, Ca CAR 437, VJC 1025-2 DE4802s
48111320 Brown Betty AFRS J-315, Ca CAR 436, VJC 1025-2 DE4802t
48111321 Humoresque AFRS J-315, Ca CAR 436, VJC 1025-2 DE4802u
48111322 How High The Moon AFRS JJ-48, Ca CAR 436, VJC 1025-2 DE4802v
48111323 Cotton Tail AFRS JJ-48, Ca CAR 436, VJC 1025-2 DE4802w
48111324 Don't Be So Mean To Baby - vAH AFRS J-317, VJC 1025-2 DE4802x
48111325 Lover Come Back To Me - vAH AFRS J-317, VJC 1025-2 DE4802y
48111326 Trees - vAH AFRS J-342, VJC 1025-2 DE4802z
48111327 It's Monday Every Day - vAH AFRS J-320, VJC 1025-2 DE4802aa
Medley: DE4802ab
48111328       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore AFRS J-320, AFRS J-342, Jo 5013, VJC 1025-2
48111329       2. Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me AFRS J-320, AFRS J-342, Jo 5013, VJC 1025-2
48111330       3. In A Sentimental Mood AFRS J-320, AFRS J-342, Jo 5013, VJC 1025-2
48111331       4. Mood Indigo AFRS J-320, AFRS J-342, Jo 5013, VJC 1025-2
48111332       5. I'm Beginning To See The Light AFRS J-320, AFRS J-342, Jo 5013, VJC 1025-2
48111333       6. Sophisticated Lady AFRS J-320, AFRS J-342, Jo 5013, VJC 1025-2
48111334       7. Caravan AFRS J-320, AFRS J-342, Jo 5013, VJC 1025-2
48111335       8. It Don't Mean A Thing AFRS J-320, AFRS J-342, Jo 5013, VJC 1025-2
48111336       9. Solitude AFRS J-320, AFRS J-342, Jo 5013, VJC 1025-2
48111337     10. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much AFRS J-320, AFRS J-342, Jo 5013, VJC 1025-2
48111338 Limehouse Blues AFRS J-342, Ca CAR 436, Jo 5013, VJC 1025-2 DE4802ac
48111339 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN AFRS J-342, Ca CAR 436, VJC 1025-2 DE4802ad
48111340 Blue Skies AFRS J-342, Ca CAR 436, VJC 1025-2 DE4802ae
48111341 Things Ain't What They Used to Be Ca CAR 436, VJC 1025-2 DE4802af
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Philadelphia, PA 22 November 1948
Broadcast, Click Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears, Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis(v)
48112201 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ONS-1830, Jo LP 1066, Ra 5000-FC DE4803a
48112202 Suddenly It Jumped AFRS ONS-1830, Jo LP 1066, Ra 5000-FC DE4803b
48112203 It's Monday Every Day - vAH AFRS ONS-1830, Jo LP 1066, Ra 5000-FC DE4803c
48112204 How High The Moon AFRS ONS-1830, Jo LP 1066, Ra 5000-FC DE4803d
48112205 On A Turquoise Cloud - vKD AFRS ONS-1830, Jo LP 1066, Ra 5000-FC DE4803e
48112206 Just A-Sittiin' And A-Rockin' - vRN AFRS ONS-1830, Ra 5000-FC DE4803f
48112207 Blue Skies AFRS ONS-1830, Ra 5000-FC DE4803g
48112208 H'ya Sue AFRS ONS-1830, Ra 5000-FC DE4803h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Philadelphia, PA 23 November 1948
Broadcast, Click Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears, Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis(v)
48112301 Tootin' Through The Roof Ra 5000-FC DE4804a
48112302 Creole Love Call - vKD unissued DE4804b
48112303 C-Jam Blues unissued DE4804c
48112304 Don't Blame Me - vKD Ra 5000-FC DE4804d
48112305 Humoresque Ra 5000-FC DE4804e
48112306 Don't Be So Mean To baby - vAH unissued DE4804f
48112307 H'ya Sue unissued DE4804g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Philadelphia, PA 24 November 1948
Broadcast, Click Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears, Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis(v)
48112401 Progressive Gavotte Ra 5003-FC DE4805a
48112402 Mood Indigo - vKD unissued DE4805b
48112403 St. Louis Blues - vRN unissued DE4805c
48112404 It Don't Mean A Thing - vAH Ra 5003-FC DE4805d
48112405 H'ya Sue unissued DE4805e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Philadelphia, PA 26 November 1948
Broadcast, Click Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears, Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis(v)
48112601 Rockabye River Ra 5003-FC DE4806a
48112602 How You Sound unissued DE4806b
48112603 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN unissued DE4806c
48112604 He Makes Me Believe He's Mine - vKD Ra 5003-FC DE4806d
48112605 Trees - vAH Ra 5003-FC DE4806e
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
48112606 Dancers In Love unissued DE4806f
As before
48112607 H'ya Sue unissued DE4806g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Philadelphia, PA 27 November 1948
Broadcast, Click Restaurant
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears, Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis(v)
48112701 Singin' In The Rain unissued DE4807a
48112702 Limehouse Blues Ra 5003-FC DE4807b
48112703 Lover Man - vKD Ra 5003-FC DE4807c
48112704 Humoresque unissued DE4807d
48112705 S'posin' - vAH Ra 5003-FC DE4807e
48112706 H'ya Sue unissued DE4807f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Ithaca, NY 10 December 1948
Concert, Cornelll University
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears, Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis(v)
48121001 Star Spangled Banner MM 65114-2 DE4808a
48121002 Lady Of The Lavender Mist WRC T-195, MM 65114-2 DE4808b
48121003 Suddenly It Jumped WRC T-195, MM 65114-2 DE4808c
48121004 REMINISCING IN TEMPO Ds 448-1, MM 65114-2 DE4808d
48121005 She Wouldn't Be Moved CRC (E2KL-3187/8), WRC T-195, MM 65114-2 DE4808e
48121006 Paradise WRC T-195, MM 65114-2 DE4808f
SYMPHOMANIAC
48121007       1. Symphonic Or Bust Ds 448-1, MM 65114-2 DE4808g
48121008       2. How You Sound Ds 448-1, MM 65114-2 DE4808h
48121009 Tootin' Through The Roof WRC T-195, MM 65162-2 DE4808i
48121010 Creole Love Call - vKD WRC T-160, MM 65114-2 DE4808j
48121011 Don't Blame Me - vKD WRC T-160, MM 65114-2 DE4808k
48121012 THE TATTOOED BRIDE WRC T-195, MM 65114-2 DE4808l
48121013 Take The "A" Train Ds 448-1, MM 65162-2 DE4808m
48121014 Lover Man - vKD Ds 448-1, MM 65114-2 DE4808n
48121015 H'ya Sue Ds 448-1, MM 65162-2 DE4808o
48121016 Fantazm CRC (E2KL-3187/8), Ds 448-1, MM 65162-2 DE4808p
48121017 Y'oughta WRC T-160, MM 65114-2 DE4808q
48121018 My Friend Ds 448-1, MM 65114-2 DE4808r
48121019 Brown Betty CRC (E2KL-3187/8), WRC T-160, MM 65162-2 DE4808s
48121020 Humoresque WRC T-160, MM 65162-2 DE4808t
48121021 How High The Moon WRC T-160, MM 65162-2 DE4808u
48121022 Don't Be So Mean To Baby - vAH WRC T-160, MM 65162-2 DE4808v
48121023 Lover Come Back To Me - vAH Ds 448-1, MM 65162-2 DE4808w
48121024 Trees - vAH Ds 448-1 DE4808x
48121025 It's Monday Every Day - vAH Ds 448-1, MM 65162-2 DE4808y
Medley: DE4808z
48121026       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore WRC T-195, MM 65114-2
48121027       2. Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me WRC T-195, MM 65114-2
48121028       3. In A Sentimental Mood WRC T-195, MM 65114-2
48121029       4. Mood Indigo WRC T-195, MM 65114-2
48121030       5. I'm Beginning To See The Light WRC T-195, MM 65114-2
48121031       6. Sophisticated Lady WRC T-195, MM 65114-2
48121032       7. Caravan WRC T-195, MM 65114-2
48121033       8. It Don't Mean A Thing WRC T-195, MM 65114-2
48121034       9. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much WRC T-195, MM 65114-2
48121035 Limehouse Blues WRC T-160, MM 65114-2 DE4808aa
48121035 Blue Skies WRC T-160 DE4808ab
48121036 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN Ds 448-1 DE4808ac
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
48121037 Dancers In Love Ds 448-1, MM 65114-2 DE4808ad
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Location unknown, U.S.A. c. December 1948
AFRS radio transcription
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears, Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
48122001 Take The "A" Train (theme) Ra 5003-FC DE4809a
48122002 C-Jam Blues Ra 5003-FC DE4809b
48122003 Brown Betty Ra 5003-FC DE4809c
48122004 Blue Skies Ra 5003-FC DE4809d
48122005 Take The "A" Train Ra 5003-FC DE4809e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 29 December 1948
Broadcast, Apollo Theatre
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears, Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Fred Guy(g); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
48122901 Cotton Tail unissued DE4810a
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
48122902 Dancers In Love unissued DE4810b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA February 1949
Broadcast, Hollywood Empire
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears, Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
49020001 Caravan AFRS JJ-39, Oz 1001 DE4901a
49020002 Brown Betty AFRS JJ-39, MP E11-90 DE4901b
49020003 Main Stem AFRS JJ-39, MP E11-90, Oz 1001 DE4901c
49020004 Y'oughta AFRS JJ-39, MP E11-90, Oz 1001 DE4901d
49020005 Solitude - vAH AFRS JJ-39, Oz 1001 DE4901e
49020006 Stomp, Look And Listen AFRS JJ-39 DE4901f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 06 February 1949
Broadcast, Hollywood Empire
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears, Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Kay Davis(v)
49020601 How High The Moon AFRS JJ-45, MP E11-90, Oz 1001 DE4902a
49020602 Lover Man - KD AFRS JJ-45, MP E11-90, Oz 1001 DE4902b
49020603 Rockin' In Rhythm AFRS JJ-45, Oz 1001 DE4902c
49020604 Just Squeeze Me - vRN AFRS JJ-45, Oz 1001 DE4902d
49020605 How You Sound AFRS JJ-45, MP E11-90, Oz 1001 DE4902e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA February 1949
Broadcast, Hollywood Empire
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears, Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
49020701 H'ya Sue AFRS JJ-46, Ra 5004-FC, Sv 101 8345 DE4903a
49020702 C-Jam Blues AFRS JJ-46, Ra 5004-FC, Sv 101 8345 DE4903b
49020703 Passion Flower AFRS JJ-46, Ra 5004-FC, Sv 101 8345 DE4903c
49020704 Clementine AFRS JJ-46, Ra 5004-FC, Sv 101 8345 DE4903d
49020705 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' AFRS JJ-46, Ra 5004-FC, Sv 101 8345 DE4903e
49020706 One O'Clock Jump AFRS JJ-46, MP E11-90, Sv 101 8345 DE4903f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 09 February 1949
Broadcast, Hollywood Empire
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears, Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
49020901 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS JJ-47 DE4904a
49020902 THE TATTOOED BRIDE AFRS JJ-47, MP E11-90 DE4904b
49020903 Rockin' In Rhythm AFRS JJ-47 DE4904c
49020904 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH AFRS JJ-47 DE4904d
49020905 How You Sound AFRS JJ-47 DE4904e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 10 February 1949
Broadcast, Hollywood Empire
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears, Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
49021001 Solid Old Man AFRS J-336, Jo 5013, Ra 5004-FC, Sv 101 8345 DE4905a
49021002 Singin' In The Rain AFRS J-336, Jo 5013, MP E11-90, Ra 5004-FC, Sv 101 8345 DE4905b
49021003 Three Cent Stomp AFRS J-336, Jo 5013, MP E11-90, Ra 5004-FC, Sv 101 8345 DE4905c
49021004 Tulip Or Turnip AFRS J-336, Jo 5013, Ra 5004-FC, Sv 101 8345 DE4905d
49021005 Take The "A" Train AFRS J-336, Jo 5013, Ra 5004-FC, Sv 101 8345 DE4905e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA February 1949
Broadcast, Hollywood Empire
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears, Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Kay Davis(v)
49021101 H'ya Sue AFRS J-349 DE4906a
49021102 He Makes Me Believe He's Mine - vKD AFRS J-349 DE4906b
49021103 Stomp, Look And Listen AFRS J-349 DE4906c
49021104 Brown Betty AFRS J-349, ST 109 DE4906d
49021105 St. Louis Blues - vRN AFRS J-349, MP E11-90 DE4906e
49021106 Humoresque AFRS J-349, MP E11-90 DE4906f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA February 1949
Broadcast, Hollywood Empire
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears, Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis(v)
49021201 THE TATTOOED BRIDE AFRS J-356 DE4907a
49021202 Just Squeeze Me - vRN AFRS J-356 DE4907b
49021203 Body And Soul - vKD AFRS J-356 DE4907c
49021204 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH AFRS J-356 DE4907d
49021205 Rockin' In Rhythm AFRS J-356 DE4907e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA February 1949
Broadcast, Hollywood Empire
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears, Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
49021301 Unbooted Character AFRS J-361, Sv 101 8345 DE4908a
49021302 Paradise AFRS J-361, MP E11-90, Sv 101 8345, MDD 006 DE4908b
49021303 How You Sound AFRS J-361, Sv 101 8345 DE4908c
49021304 It's Monday Every Day - vAH AFRS J-361, Sv 101 8345 DE4908d
49021305 Caravan AFRS J-361, Sv 101 8345 DE4908e
49021306 Cotton Tail AFRS J-361, Sv 101 8345 DE4908f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA February 1949
Broadcast, Hollywood Empire
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears, Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch)
49021401 Beale Street Blues unissued DE4909a
49021402 Tootin' Through The Roof unissued DE4909b
49021403 Harlem Air-Shaft unissued DE4909c
49021404 Blue Lou unissued DE4909d
49021405 Three Cent Stomp unissued DE4909e
49021406 C-Jam Blues unissued DE4909f
49021407 On The Sunny Side Of The Street unissued DE4909g
49021408 Cotton Tail unissued DE4909h
49021409 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE4909i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 16 February 1949
Paramount film recording session
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears, Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Kay Davis(v)
49021601 SM568-2 Take The "A" Train unissued DE4910a
49021602 SM569-2 On A Turquoise Cloud - vKD unissued DE4910b
49021603 SM 570-3 Y'oughta - vRN unissued DE4910c
The Edward Sisters(td)
49021604 SM 571-1 Suddenly It Jumped unissued DE4910d
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
49021605 SM 572-1 Dancers In Love unissued DE4910e
As Before
49021606 SM 573- ¬ Frankie And Johnny unissued DE4910f
49021607 _| Metronome All Out unissued DE4910g
Recording for Universal Picture Company's "Symphony In Swing". Y'oughta not used. Suddenly It Jumped edited.
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Chicago, IL March 1949
Private Party at the home of "Two Ton" Baker
Duke Ellington(p,ep,v)
49030001 I'm Afraid unissued DE4911a
49030002 I'm Afraid - vDE unissued DE4911b
49030003 I'm Afraid - vDE unissued DE4911c
49030004 Lover Man unissued DE4911d
49030005 Fantazam unissued DE4911e
49030006 HARLEM unissued DE4911f
49030007 Piano Interlude unissued DE4911g
49030008 Unidentified unissued DE4911h
49030009 CREOLE RHAPSODY unissued DE4911i
49030010 CREOLE RHAPSODY unissued DE4911j
49030011 Uno, Due, Tre - vDE unissued DE4911k
49030012 Rockin' In Rhythm unissued DE4911l
49030013 Piano Interlude unissued DE4911m
49030014 Sentimental Journey unissued DE4911n
49030015 The Mystery Song unissued DE4911o
49030016 B-Sharp Boston unissued DE4911p
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 29 April 1949
CBS Telecast
Shelton Hemphill, Al Killian, Francis Williams, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Al Sears, Ben Webster(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Kay Davis(v)
49030001 Mood Indigo unissued DE4912a
49030002 Take The "A" Train unissued DE4912b
49030003 C-Jam Blues unissued DE4912c
49030004 Sophisticated Lady unissued DE4912d
49030005 On A Turquoise Cloud - vKD unissued DE4912e
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb)
49030006 Pitter Panther Patter unissued DE4912f
As Before
49030007 Warm Valley unissued DE4912g
Telecast title "Adventures In Jazz"
 
DUKE ELLINGTON with RAYMOND SCOTT AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 02 May 1949
CBS broadcast
Duke Ellington(p) with Raymond Scott and His Orchestra
Medley: DE4913a
49042901 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
49042902       2. Mood Indigo unissued
49042903       3. It Don't Mean A Thing unissued
49042904 Caravan unissued DE4913b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Philadelphia, PA 31 August 1949
Broadcast, Click Restaurant
Nelson Williams, Al Killian, Dave Burns, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Charlie Rouse, Jimmy Forrest(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Lu Elliott, Kay Davis(v)
49083101 Take The "A" Train (theme) Ra 5005-FC DE4914a
49083102 St. Louis Blues - vRN Ra 5005-FC DE4914b
49083103 Caravan Ra 5005-FC DE4914c
49083104 The Hucklebuck - vLE Ra 5005-FC DE4914d
49083105 Don't Blame Me - vKD Ra 5005-FC DE4914e
49083106 Maybe I Should Change My Ways Ra 5005-FC DE4914f
49083107 Blue Skies Ra 5005-FC DE4914g
49083108 Take The "A" Train (theme) Ra 5005-FC DE4914h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 01 September 1949
Columbia Recording Session
Nelson Williams, Al Killian, Dave Burns, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Jimmy Forrest(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Lu Elliott, Kay Davis(v)
49090101 CO41687- You Of All People - vAH unissued DE4915a
49090102 CO41687- You Of All People - vAH unissued DE4915b
49090103 CO41687-1 You Of All People - vAH Co 68606, CBS 66607, CBS 462987-2, Cl (F) 1191 DE4915c
49090104 CO41688- Creole Love Call - vKD UtD 2003 DE4915d
49090105 CO41688-1 Creole Love Call - vKD Co 68606, CBS 66607, CBS 462987-2, Cl (F) 1191 DE4915e
49090106 CO41688-2 Creole Love Call - vKD Co DZ-725, Co KG-33341, Nw RP2061 DE4915f
49090107 CO41689- The Greatest There Is - vLE UtD 2003 DE4915g
49090108 CO41689-1 The Greatest There Is - vLE FDC 1022, Co KG-33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987-2, Cl (F) 1191 DE4915h
49090109 CO41690- Snibor UtD 2003, Nw RP2061 DE4915i
49090110 CO41690-1 Snibor CBS 62993, Co KG-33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987-2, Cl (F) 1191 DE4915j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Philadelphia, PA 02 September 1949
Broadcast, Click Restaurant
Nelson Williams, Al Killian, Dave Burns, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Charlie Rouse, Jimmy Forrest(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Lu Elliott, Kay Davis(v)
49090201 Creole Love Call - vKD Ra 5005-FC DE4916a
49090202 All Of Me - vLE Ra 5005-FC DE4916b
49090203 Solitude - vAH Ra 5005-FC DE4916c
49090204 Dance No. 2 Ra 5005-FC DE4916d
49090205 It Don't Mean A Thing - vAH Ra 5005-FC DE4916e
49090206 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Ra 5005-FC DE4916f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Philadelphia, PA 03 September 1949
Broadcast, Click Restaurant
Nelson Williams, Al Killian, Dave Burns, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Charlie Rouse, Jimmy Forrest(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Kay Davis(v)
49112301 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS JJ-83, Rt 22 DE4917a
49112302 Singin' In The Rain AFRS JJ-83, Rt 22 DE4917b
49112303 Mood Indigo - vKD AFRS JJ-83, Rt 22 DE4917c
49112304 Caravan AFRS JJ-83, Rt 22 DE4917d
49112305 Paradise AFRS JJ-83, Ra 5005-FC DE4917e
49112306 S'posin' - vAH AFRS JJ-83, Ra 5005-FC DE4917f
49112307 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS JJ-83, Ra 5005-FC DE4917g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 20 September 1949
NBC Telecast
Duke Ellington(p) with studio orchestra cond. By Alan Roth
Medley: DE4918a
49092001 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
49092002 2. Mood Indigo unissued
49092003 3. I'm Beginning To See The Light unissued
49092004 4. Solitude unissued
49092005 5. Caravan unissued
49092006 6. It Don't Mean A Thing unissued
49092007 7. Sophisticated Lady unissued
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Philadelphia, PA 23 November 1949
Broadcast, Click Restaurant
Nelson Williams, Al Killian, Dave Burns, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Charlie Rouse, Jimmy Forrest(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler(v)
49112301 Jam-A-Ditty unissued DE4919a
49112302 You Of All People - vAH unissued DE4919b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 22 December 1949
Columbia Recording Session
Ray Nance(t); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Johnny Hodges(as); Jimmy Forrest(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Billy Strayhorn(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Lu Elliott, Kay Davis(v)
49122201 CO42550- The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise - vAH unissued DE4920a
49122202 CO42550- The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise - vAH unissued DE4920b
49122203 CO42550-1 The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise - vAH Co 30195, CBS 66607, CBS 462987-2, Cl (F) 1191 DE4920c
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
49122204 CO42551- Joog Joog - vLu Elliott, Kay Davis unissued DE4920d
49122205 CO42551-1 Joog Joog - vLu Elliott, Kay Davis Co 30195, Co KG 33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987-2, Cl (F) 1191 DE4920e
49122206 CO42552-1 Good Woman Blues - vAH Co 38702, Co KG 33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987-2, Cl (F) 1191 DE4920f
49122207 CO42553- On The Sunny Side Of The Street - vLE UtD 2003 DE4920g
Add Billy Strayhorn(cs)
49122208 CO42553- On The Sunny Side Of The Street - vLE UtD 2003, Nw RP2061 DE4920h
49122209 CO42553- On The Sunny Side Of The Street - vLE unissued DE4920i
49122210 CO42553-1 On The Sunny Side Of The Street - vLE Co 38702, Co KG 33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987-2, Cl (F) 1191 DE4920j
Billy Strayhorn out
49122211 CO42554- B-Sharp Boston Co PE-7, Co KG 33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987-2 , Cl (F) 1191 DE4920k
49122212 CO42554- B-Sharp Boston CBS 62993, UtD 2003, Nw RP2061 DE4920l
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Unknown location, U.S.A. Late 1940s / Early 1950s
CBS broadcast
Duke Ellington(p) with studio orchestra
Medley DE9074a
4990101 1. Solitude unissued
4990102 2. Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
4990103 3. Sophisticated Lady unissued
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Detroit, MI late January 1950
Private party
Duke Ellington(p,v)
50010001 I'm Afraid - vDE UtD 2001 DE5001a
50010002 Joog Joog - vDE UtD 2001 DE5001b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Detroit, MI late January 1950
Broadcast, Paradise Theatre
Nelson Williams, Al Killian, Dave Burns, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Charlie Rouse, Jimmy Forrest(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler, Lu Elliott, Kay Davis(v)
50010101 Take The "A" Train (theme) UtD 2001 DE5002a
50010102 B-Sharp Boston UtD 2001 DE5002b
50010103 How High The Moon UtD 2001 DE5002c
50010104 D.E. Message UtD 2001 DE5002d
50010105 Creole Love Call - vKD UtD 2001 DE5002e
50010106 On The Sunny Side Of The Street - vLE UtD 2001 DE5002f
50010107 You Of All People - vAH UtD 2001 DE5002g
50010108 D.E. Message UtD 2001 DE5002h
50010109 Suddenly It Jumped UtD 2001 DE5002i
50010110 Take The "A" Train (theme) UtD 2001 DE5002j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Detroit, MI 06 March 1950
Universal film recording session
Nelson Williams, Al Killian, Dave Burns, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Tyree Glenn(tb,vib); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Charlie Rouse, Alva McCain(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler,Chubby Kemp, Kay Davis(v)
50030601 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE5003a
50030602 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5003b
50030603 She Wouldn't Be Moved unissued DE5003c
50030604 History Of Jazz unissued DE5003d
50030605 Hello, Little Boy unissued DE5003e
50030606 Hello, Little Boy - vCK unissued DE5003f
50030607 Violet Blue - vKD unissued DE5003g
50030608 You Of All People - vAH unissued DE5003h
Recording for Universal Picture Company's "Salute To Duke Ellington". Hello Little Boy, instrumental and You oOf All People not used. Vocal version of Hello Little Boy, edited.
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Paris, France 07 April 1950
Inedit broadcast
Duke Ellington,n/k(tk)
50040701 Interview IMV 50 DE9040a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Zürich, Switzerland 02 May 1950
Concert, Kongresshaus
Nelson Williams, Al Killian, Ernie Royal, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson, Theodore Kelly(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Don Byas, Alva McCain(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Butch Ballard(d); Kay Davis(v)
50050201 Suddenly It Jumped TCB 43062 DE9064a
50050202 Ring Dem Bells TCB 43062 DE9064b
50050203 Creole Love Call - vKD TCB 43062 DE9064c
50050204 Paradise TCB 43062 DE9064d
50050205 Air Conditioned Jungle TCB 43062 DE9064e
50050206 How High The Moon TCB 43062 DE9064f
50050207 THE TATTOOED BRIDE TCB 43062 DE9064g
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
50050208 Take The "A" Train TCB 43062 DE9064h
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
50050209 ¬ Frankie And Johnny TCB 43062 DE9064i
50050210 _| Metronome All Out TCB 43062 DE9064j
50050211 Rockin' In Rhythm TCB 43062 DE9064k
50050212 Violet Blue TCB 43062 DE9064l
50050213 St. Louis blues - vRN TCB 43062 DE9064m
50050214 S Wonderful TCB 43062 DE9064n
50050215 Jeep Is Jumpin' TCB 43062 DE9064o
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Genève, Switzerland 04 May 1950
pre- recorded for RSR broadcast
Duke Ellington, Loys Choquart(tk)
50050401 Interview by Choquart unissued DE5004a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Hamburg, Germany 29 May 1950
Concert, Ernst Merck Musikhalle
Nelson Williams, Al Killian, Ernie Royal, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson, Theodore Kelly(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Don Byas, Alva McCain(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Butch Ballard(d); Chubby Kemp, Kay Davis(v)
50052901 Suddenly It Jumped unissued DE5007a
50052902 The Mooche unissued DE5007b
50052903 Ring Dem Bells - vRN unissued DE5007c
50052904 Paradise unissued DE5007d
50052905 Air Conditioned Jungle unissued DE5007e
50052906 Y'oughta MJ MJCD 1088 DE5007f
50052907 How High The Moon unissued DE5007g
50052908 Creole Love Call - vKD unissued DE5007h
50052909 On A Turquoise Cloud unissued DE5007i
50052910 ¬ Frankie And Johnny unissued DE5007j
50052911 _| Metronome All Out unissued DE5007k
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
50052912 Take The "A" Train unissued DE5007l
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
50052913 Rockin' In Rhythm unissued DE5007m
50052914 Violet Blue unissued DE5007n
50052915 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued DE5007o
50052916 Hello, Little Boy - vCK unissued DE5007p
50052917 Juke Bop Boogie - vCK unissued DE5007q
50052918 Mood Indigo unissued DE5007r
50052919 St. Louis Blues - vRN unissued DE5007s
50052920 Caravan unissued DE5007t
50052921 Blue Skies unissued DE5007u
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Kobenhaven, Denmark 31 May 1950
Broadcast, St. Thomas Restaurant
Duke Ellington(p)
50053101 I Can't Get Started unissued DE5005a
DON BYAS, JIMMY HAMILTON AND DUKE ELLINGTON Don Byas(ts); Jimmy Hamilton(cl); Duke Ellington(p)
50053102 Body And Soul unissued DE5005b
50053103 Blues No. 2 unissued DE5005c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Aarhus, Denmark 06 Jun 1950
Recording session Hammerschmidts Optagelses-Studio
Duke Ellington(p,v)
50060601 Sophisticated Lady AR (no number) DE5006a
50060602 Mood Indigo AR (no number) DE5006b
50060603 I'm Afraid - vDE unissued DE5006c
Add IBH(v)
50060604 I Met A Little Miss - vIBH unissued DE5006d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 18 Jul 1950
DuMont Telecast
Nelson Williams, Andres Merenguito, Ernie Royal, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Alva McCain(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Butch Ballard(d); Chubby Kemp, June Norton, Marion Cox,Timmie Rogers(v)
50071801 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5008a
50071802 Rockin' In Rhythm unissued DE5008b
Add Son and Sonny(td)
50071803 Everybody's Doin' It - vTR unissued DE5008c
50071804 Take The "A" Train unissued DE5008d
Son and Sonny out
50071805 Hello, Little Boy - vCK unissued DE5008e
50071806 Caravan unissued DE5008f
50071807 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5008g
50071808 ¬ Creole Love Call - vJNo unissued DE5008h
50071809 | Jeep Is Jumpin' unissued DE5008i
50071810 _| Creole Love Call - vJNo unissued DE5008j
50071811 On A Turquoise Cloud - vCK, JN, MC unissued DE5008k
50071812 Stomp, Look And Listen unissued DE5008l
Telecast title Cavalcade of Bands
 
OSCAR PETTIFORD HIS CELLO AND QUARTET New York City, NY 13 Sep 1950
Mercer recording session
Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford(ce); Lloyd Trottman(sb); Jo Jones(d)
50091301 M4005 Perdido Me M-1952, Vg DP-19, Cl (F) 1191 DE5009a
Add Billy Strayhorn(cs)
50091302 M4006 Take The "A" Train Me M-1959, Vg DP-19, Cl (F) 1191 DE5009b
50091303 M4007 Oscalypso Me M-1952, Vg DP-19, Cl (F) 1191 DE5009c
Billy Strayhorn out
50091304 M4008 Blues For Blanton Me M-1959, Vg DP-19, Cl (F) 1191 DE5009d
50091305 M4009 Twelve O'Clock Jump unissued DE5009e
Blues No. 3 UtD 2006, Cl (F) 1191
 
CHUBBY KEMP AND HER ALL STARS New York City, NY 21 Sep 1950
Mercer recording session
Red Rodney(t); Johnny Hodges(as); Harry Carney(bar); Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford(ce); Wendell Marshall(sb); Max Roach(d); Chubby Kemp(v)
50092101 M4010 Mean Old Choo Choo - vCK UtD 2006, Cl (F) 1191 DE5010a
50092102 M4013 A Slip Of The Lip (Me And My Wig) - vCK Me M-1971, Cl (F) 1191 DE5010b
 
THE ELLINGTONIANS WITH CHUBBY KEMP Same session
As before
50092103 M4014 How Blue Can You Get - vCK Me M-1960, Cl (F) 1191 DE5010c
 
CHUBBY KEMP AND HER ALL STARS Same session
As before
50092104 M4015 Juke Bop Boogie - vCK Me M-1971 , Cl (F) 1191 DE5010d
 
SARA FORDE WITH MERCER ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Same session
Chubby Kemp out. Add Sara Forde(v)
50092105 M4016 Set 'Em Up - vSF Me M-1960, Cl (F) 1191
 
THE ELLINGTONIANS Same session
Red Rodney(t); Johnny Hodges(as); Harry Carney(bar); Duke Ellington(mp); Wendell Marshall(sb); Max Roach(d)
50092106 M4017 The New Piano Roll Blues Me M-1958, Vg DP-19, Cl (F) 1191 DE5010f
 
JIMMY McPHAIL WITH BILLY STRAYHORN TRIO New York City, NY 03 October 1950
Mercer recording session
Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); n/k(cl); Jimmy McPhail(v)
50061001 M5706 I Wonder Why - vJMP unissued DE5011a
50061002 M5707 I'll Remember April - vJMP unissued DE5011b
50061003 M5709 No Smoking - vJMP unissued DE5011c
50061004 M5710 Brown Suede - vJMP unissued DE5011d
 
BILLY STRAYHORN TRIO Same session
Mercer recording session
Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn(p); Wendell Marshall(sb)
50061005 M5710 Cotton Tail Me LP-1001, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1217 DE5011e
50061006 M5711 C-Jam Blues Me M-1964, Me LP-1001, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1217 DE5011f
50061007 M5712 Flamingo Me M-1964, Me LP-1001, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1217 DE5011g
50061008 M5713 Bang Up Blues Me LP-1001, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1217 DE5011h
 
THE ELLINGTONIANS WITH AL HIBBLER 21 October 1950
Mercer recording session
Mercer Ellington(fl); Benny Carter(as); Harry Carney(bar); Billy Strayhorn(p); Dave Barbour(g); Wendell Marshall(sb); Charlie Smith(d); Al Hibbler(v)
50102101 M4019 Stormy Weather - vAH Me M-1956
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
50102102 M4020 Cherry - vAH Me M-1956
Duke Ellington and Mercer Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
50102103 M4021 Stardust - vAH Me M-1965
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
50102104 M4022 Honeysuckle Rose - vAH Me M-1965 DE5012b
 
WILD BILL DAVIS AND HIS REAL GONE ORGAN New York City, NY October 1950
Mercer recording session
Wild Bill Davis(o);Duke Ellington(p); John Collins(g); Wendell Marshall(sb); Jo Jones(d)
50103001 M4023 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Me M-1955, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1217 DE5013a
 
BILLY STRAYHORN TRIO New York City, NY November 1950
Mercer recording session
Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn(p); Joe Shulman(sb)
50110001 M2479 Tonk Me M-1963, Me LP 1001, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1217 DE5014a
50110002 M2480 Johnny Come Lately Me M-1963, Me LP 1001, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1217 DE5014b
50110003 M2481 In A Blue Summer Garden Me LP 1001, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1217 DE5014c
50110004 M2482 Great Times Me LP 1001, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1217 DE5014d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 19 November 1950
ABC telecast
Nelson Williams, Andres Merenguito, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Butch Ballard(d); Bobby Davis(td)
50111901 The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise unissued DE5015a
50111902 Oh! Lady Be Good unissued DE5015b
Bobby Davis out
50111903 St. Louis Blues - vRN unissued DE5015c
50111904 Blue Skies JSo AA 564 DE5015d
Telecast title "Show Time U.S.A."
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 20 November 1950
Columbia Recording Session
Nelson Williams, Andres Merenguito, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Butch Ballard(d); Al Hibbler,Yvonne Lanauze(v)
50112005 CO44662-1 Build That Railroad - vAH Co 39110, Co KG 33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987 2, Cl (F) 1217 DE5016e
50112006 CO44663-1 Love You Madly - vYL Co 39110, Co CK 66372, Co KG 33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987 2, Cl (F) 1217 DE5016f
50112007 CO44664-1 Great Times Co KG 33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987 2, Cl (F) 1217 DE5016g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 18 December 1950
Columbia Recording Session
Nelson Williams, Andres Merenguito, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t