1941 — 1950

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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 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 DE9060a
41020602 Madame Will Drop Her Shawl DE9060b
41020603 Jumpin' Punkins DE9060c
41020604 Unidentified DE9060d
41020606 Blue Serge DE9060e
41020607 Are You Sticking? DE9060f
41020608 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE9060g
41020609 A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing 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 DE4104a
41021302 The Girl In My Dreams - vHJ DE4104b
41021303 Clementine DE4104c
41021304 A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing 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, AMSC 1143(D) 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, AMSC 1143(D) DE4105c
41021504 BS055285-1 John Hardy's Wife Vi 27434, (F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl(F) 837, AMSC 1143(D) DE4105d
41021505 BS055286-1 Blue Serge Vi 27356, (F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl(F) 837, AMSC 1143(D)
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, AMSC 1143(D) 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) 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
41033002 Flamingo - vHJ DE9025a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 14 May 1941
RCA-Victor recording session
Duke Ellington(p)
41051401 BS065604-1 Dear Old Southland (F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Bb 2178-2-RB, Nw RP2051 DE4108a
41051402 BS065604-2 Dear Old Southland Vi 27564,(F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Cl(F) 837 DE4108b
41051403 BS065605-1 Solitude Vi 27564,(F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Bb 2178-2-RB, Cl(F) 837 DE4108c
41051404 BS065605-2 Solitude (F)RCA 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(D), (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 Vi 27502, (F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl(F) 837, AMSC 1143(D) DE4110a
41060502 B061284-1 Are You Sticking? Vi 27804, (F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl(F) 837, AMSC 1143(D) DE4110b
41060503 B061284-2 Are You Sticking? (F)RCA FXM 1 7135, Nw RP2051 DE4110c
41060504 B061285-1 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' Vi 27502, (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(A), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl(F) 837, AMSC 1143(D) DE4110d
41060505 B061286-1 The Giddy-Bug Gallop Vi 27502, (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(A), Bb 5659-2-RB, BL SPV 305822, Cl(F) 837, AMSC 1143(D) 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) 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 DE4112d
41060510 In A Mellow Tone Bb 82876-60091-2-1 DE4112e
41060511 ¬ The Second Portrait Of The Lion DE4112f
41060512 _| Raincheck 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
41060902 Brown Skin Gal - vHJ DE4111a
41060903 Intro talk
41060904 Chocolate Shake DE4111b
“A tribute to the Actor, Jockey, Boxer and Musician Canada Lee”. See this article at pastdaily.com, which has a full recording.
 
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 DE4113c
41061204 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' Rt 56 DE4113d
41061205 The Giddy-Bug Gallop 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 DE4114a
41061602 John Hardy's Wife DE4114b
41061603 It's Square But It Rocks - vIA 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, AMSC 1143(D) DE4115a
41062602 BS061319-1 I Got It Bad - vIA Vi 27531, (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(A), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl(F) 837, AMSC 1143(D) 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 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, (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(A), Bb 5659-2-RB, BL SPV 305822, Cl(F) 837, AMSC 1143(D) DE4116a
41070202 BS061339-1 Brown-Skin Gal - vHJ Vi 27517, (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(A), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl(F) 837 DE4116b
41070203 BS061340-1 Jump For Joy - vHJ Vi 27517, (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(A), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl(F) 837 DE4116c
41070204 BS061340-2 Jump For Joy - vIA (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(A), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl(F) 851 DE4116d
41070205 BS061341-1 Moon Over Cuba Vi 27587, (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(A), (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(B), Bb 5659-2-RB, Cl(F) 851, AMSC 1143(D) 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)RCA FXM 1 7201(A), (F)RCA 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)RCA FXM 1 7201(A), (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(B), RCA 09026-63386-2, Cl(F) 851 DE4117b
41070303 BS061344-1 Menelik - The Lion Of Judah HMV JO-282, (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(A), (F)RCA 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)RCA FXM 1 7201(A), (F)RCA 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)RCA FXM 1 7201(B), (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A), RCA 09026-63386-2, BL SPV 305822 DE4117e
41070307 BS061347-1 Passion Flower Bb B30-0817, (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(B), (F)RCA 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)RCA FXM 1 7201(B), (F)RCA FXM 1 7274(A), RCA 09026-63386-2, BL SPV 305822 DE4117g
41070309 BS061349-1 Goin' Out The Back Way Bb B30-0817, (F)RCA FXM 1 7201(B), (F)RCA 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, AMSC 1143(D) 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, AMSC 1143(D) 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, AMSC 1143(D) 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, AMSC 1143(D) 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, AMSC 1143(D) 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? DE4203a
42042002 Barzalli Lou 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 DETS 903 9021 DE4204a
42050202 Swing Shifters Swing Rt 70, DETS 903 9021 DE4204b
42050203 Main Stem DETS 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 DE4205a
42050702 The Strollers DE4205b
42050703 I Don't Want To Walk Without You DE4205c
42050704 Just Fiddlin' Around DE4205d
42050705 I Don't Mind - vIA DE4205e
42050706 John Hardy's Wife DE4205f
42050707 Someone (Blue Again#) DE4205g
42050708 Body And Soul 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 DE4206a
42052002 Body And Soul - vHJ DE4206b
42052003 Take The "A" Train (theme) 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 DETS 903 9021 DE4209a
42071402 Ko-Ko DETS 903 9021 DE4209b
42071403 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 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) DETS 903 9021 DE4210a
42071402 The Strollers JA 15, DETS 903 9021 DE4210b
42071403 Rocks In My Bed - vIA DETS 903 9021 DE4210c
42071404 John Hardy's Wife DETS 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 DE4211a
42071502 All I Need Is You DE4211b
42071503 Perdido 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 DE4212a
42071902 Take The "A" Train 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 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 DE4215a
42072602 The Sergeant Was Shy DE4215b
42072603 I Don't Mind - vIA DE4215c
42072604 What Am I Here For? 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 DE4216a
42072702 Bakiff 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 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 DE4219a
42080002 Unbooted Character DE4219b
42080003 Concerto For Cootie 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 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 DE4223a
42080802 Sherman Shuffle 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 DE4224a
42081102 Things Ain't What They Used to Be 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) DE4225a
42081302 Manhattan Serenade - vJS DE4225b
42081303 What Am I Here For? DE4225c
42081304 Be Careful, It's My Heart DE4225d
42081305 Perdido DE4225e
42081306 At Last DE4225f
42081307 Massachusetts - vJS DE4225g
42081308 Things Ain't What They Used to Be DE4225h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cleveland, OH 29 August 1942
Broadcast, from Palace Theatre
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(YT) DE4226a
42082902 Who Wouldn't Love You?(YT) Te M-554(D) DE4226b
42082903 Unidentified(YT) Te M-554(D) DE4226c
42082904 I Don't Want To Walk Without You(YT) Te M-554(D) 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
 
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(YT) HS 5014, Dur NVG 9502 DE4230a
Film soundtrack from Columbia’s “Reveille With Beverly”.
 
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 Though 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 DE4301a
43012302 Black And Tan Fantasy Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301b
43012303 Rockin' In Rhythm Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301c
43012304 Moon Mist HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301d
43012305 Jumpin' Punkins HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301e
43012306 A Portrait Of Bert Williams HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301f
43012307 Bojangles HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301g
43012308 Black Beauty (A Portrait Of Florence Mills) 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, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301k
  B. BROWN
43012312       04. West Indian Dance FDC 1004, HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301l
43012313       05. Come Sunday FDC 1004, HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301m
43012314       06. The Blues - vBR FDC 1004, HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301n
  C. BEIGE
43012315       07. A View From Central Park FDC 1004, HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301o
43012316       08. Cy Runs Rock Waltz FDC 1004, HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301p
43012317       09. Interlude - Cy Runs Rock Waltz FDC 1004, HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301q
43012318       10. Sugar Hill Penthouse FDC 1004, HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301r
43012319       11. Finale FDC 1004, HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301s
43012320 Ko-Ko HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301t
43012321 Dirge HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301u
43012322 Johnny Come Lately (Stomp) HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301w
43012323 Are You Sticking? HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301x
43012324 Bakiff HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301y
43012325 Jack The Bear HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301z
43012326 BLUE BELLS OF HARLEM HoF JG-627, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301aa
43012327 Cotton Tail HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301ab
43012328 Day Dream HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301ac
43012329 Boy Meets Horn HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301ad
43012330 Rose Of The Rio Grande HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301ae
43012331 Don't Get Around Much Anymore HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301af
43012332 Going Up HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4301ag
43012333 Mood Indigo HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 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, Df DRCD 11210 DE4302a
43012802 What Am I Here For? DE4302b
43012803 Main Stem DE4302c
43012804 Day Dream DE4302d
BLACK, BROWN AND BEIGE
  A. BLACK
43012805       01. Worksong HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4302e
43012806       02. Come Sunday HoF JG-626, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4302f
43012807       03. Light DE4302g
  B. BROWN
43012808       04. West Indian Dance DE4302h
43012809       05. Come Sunday MJ MJCD 1140 DE4302i
43012810       06. The Blues - vBR JA 15 DE4302j
  C. BEIGE
43012811       07. A View From Central Park DE4302k
43012812       08. Cy Runs Rock Waltz DE4302l
43012813       09. Interlude - Cy Runs Rock Waltz DE4302m
43012814       10. Sugar Hill Penthouse DE4302n
43012815       11. Finale DE4302o
43012816 Jumpin' Punkins DE4302p
43012817 Dirge DE4302q
43012818 Johnny Come Lately DE4302r
43012819 Black Beauty (A Portrait Of Florence Mills) HoF JG-625, Pr P-34004, Df DRCD 11210 DE4302s
43012820 Bakiff DE4302t
43012821 Black And Tan Fantasy DE4302u
43012822 BLUE BELLS OF HARLEM DE4302v
43012823 Boy Meets Horn 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 DE4305a
43040702 You'll Never Know - vBR DE4305b
43040703 Way Low DE4305c
43040704 Hayfoot, Strawfoot - vBR DE4305d
43040705 Don't Get Around Much Anymore 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 DE4306a
43041002 It Can't Be Wrong DE4306b
43041003 Harlem Air Shaft DE4306c
43041004 Don't Get Around Much Anymore 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 DE4309a
It Can't Be Wrong DE4309b
Three Cent Stomp 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 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 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 DE4307a
43042502 Hayfoot, Strawfoot DE4307b
43042503 It Can't Be Wrong DE4307c
43042504 It's Been So Long DE4307d
43042505 Perdido 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 DE4314a
43050202 It Don't Mean A Thing 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 DE4315b
43051003 I Don't Want Anybody At All - vBR DE4315c
43051004 Barzallai Lou Ca CAR-435 DE4315d
43051005 Don't Get Around Much Anymore 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 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 DE4312a
43042802 Around My Heart DE4312b
43042803 Perdido DE4312c
43042804 Ogeechee River Lullaby - vJBr 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) DE4319a
43053002 The Canteen Bounce AFRS J-69, AFRS BW-31 DE4319xa
43053003 Perdido 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 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, DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4321a
43060602 You'll Never Know JA 15, Sv 101 8359, DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4321b
43060603 Oh! Lady Be Good DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4321c
43060604 Tonight I shall Sleep JA 15, Sv 101 8359, DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4321d
43060605 Nevada DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4321e
43060606 Just Squeeze Me (Subtle Slough) DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4321f
43060607 I Don't Know What Kind Of Blues I've Got - vBR Sv 101 8359, DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4321g
43060608 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Sv 101 8359, DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4321h
43060609 Moon Mist Sv 101 8359, DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) 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) DE4322a
43060702 Main Stem 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 DE4324a
43061702 _| Sophisticated Lady DE4324b
43061703 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan 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. One of the four numbers (it is unknown which one) was recorded on the 17th with the remaining three on the 19th.
 
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) 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 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) DE4326a
43061902 Unidentified - vBaW,DE DE4326b
43061903 Don't Get Around Much Anymore 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) 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 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 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 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 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) DE4337a
43080902 Rumpus In Richmond DE4337b
43080903 Creole Love Call DE4337c
43080904 Things Ain't What They Used To Be 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 DETS 903 9021 DE4339a
43082102 And Russia Is Her Name DETS 903 9021 DE4339b
43082103 Don't Get Around Much Anymore DETS 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? DETS 903 9023 DE4340a
43082602 Baby Please Stop And Think About Me Ca CAR-435, DETS 903 9023 DE4340b
43082603 Rocks In My Bed - vBR DETS 903 9023 DE4340c
43082604 Clementine DETS 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 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 DE4343a
43083002 Tonight I Shall Sleep - vAH 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 DE9083a
43090202 Rockin' In Rhythm DE9083b
43090203 Tonight I Shall Sleep DE9083c
43090204 Stormy Weather - vBR 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 DE9084a
43090402 West Indian Dance DE9084b
43090403 Tonight I Shall Sleep 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(D) 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 DE4347a
43090502 C-Jam Blues DE4347b
43090503 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me DE4347c
43090504 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan DE4347d
43090505 Tonight I Shall Sleep - vAH DE4347e
43090506 Ring Dem Bells - vRN DE4347f
43090507 ¬ Don't Get Around Much Anymore DE4347g
43090508 _| Things Ain't What They Used To Be 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 DE9085a
43090602 Caravan 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 DE4348a
43090702 C-Jam Blues DE4348b
43090703 ¬ Don't Get Around Much Anymore DE4348c
43090704 _| Things Ain't What They Used To Be 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 DETS 903 9020 DE4349a
43090706 Emancipation Celebration DETS 903 9020 DE4349b
43090707 Go Away Blues DETS 903 9020 DE4349c
43090708 ¬ Don't Get Around Much Anymore DETS 903 9020 DE4349d
43090709 _| Things Ain't What They Used To Be DETS 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 DE9086a
43090806 Honeysuckle Rose DE9086b
43090807 Go Away Blues DE9086c
43090808 Main Stem DE9086d
43090809 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) 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 DE4350a
43090902 Harlem Air Shaft DE4350b
43090903 I Didn't Know About You 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 DETS 903 9020 DE4351a
43091002 Jack The Bear DETS 903 9020 DE4351b
43091003 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady DETS 903 9020 DE4351c
43091004 In A Mellow Tone DETS 903 9020 DE4351d
43091005 Rockin' In Rhythm DETS 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) DE4352a
43091102 Go Away Blues - vBR DE4352b
43091103 Bojangles DE4352c
43091104 West Indian Dance DE4352d
43091105 Cotton Tail DE4352e
43091106 On The Sands Of Time DE4352f
43091107 A Slip Of The Lip DE4352g
43091108 Don't Get Around Much Anymore 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 DE4353a
43091202 Don't Get Around Much Anymore 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 DE4354a
43091204 Later Tonight DE4354b
43091205 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN DE4354c
43091206 Don't Get Around Much Anymore 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 DE9087a
43091302 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN,TJ 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) 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) DE4356a
43091802 Until It Happened To You DE4356b
43091803 Jack The Bear DE4356c
43091804 On The Sunny Side Of The Street DE4356d
43091805 Cotton Tail 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) DE4357a
43092002 Do You Know? DE4357b
43092003 Go Away Blues - vBR DE4357c
43092004 Rockin' In Rhythm DE4357d
43092005 Ghost Of Love - vAH DE4357e
43092006 What Am I Here For? DE4357f
43092007 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan DE4357g
43092008 I Didn't Know About You DE4357h
43092009 Don't Get Around Much Anymore 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 DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4358a
43092302 Design For Jivin' Ca CAR-435, DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4358b
43092303 Jump For Joy - vRN DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4358c
43092304 Solid Old Man DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4358d
43092305 I Didn't Know About You DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) 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
 
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, DESW Washington '99(D), Sv STCD 8310(D)(S) DE4363b
43120803 Going Up AFRS SB-226, Dk D-1015, Bu 74465-99629-2, DESW Washington '99(D), Sv STCD 8310(D)(S) 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, Sv 103 8341 DE4364a
43121102 Introduction by Duke Ellington Sv 103 8341
43121103 Take The "A" Train JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364b
43121104 Moon Mist JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364c
43121105 Tea For Two JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364d
43121106 Honeysuckle Rose JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364e
43121107 Stardust Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364f
43121108 C-Jam Blues Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364g
43121109 West Indian Dance JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364h
43121110 Emancipation Celebration JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364i
43121111 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364j
43121112 Going Up Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364k
43121113 Don't Get Around Much Anymore Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364l
43121114 Introduction by Duke Ellington Sv 103 8341
43121115 Ring Dem Bells - vRN JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364m
Medley:- DE4364n
43121116   1. In A Sentimental Mood JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341
43121117   2. Mood Indigo JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341
43121118   3. Sophisticated Lady JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341
43121119   4. Caravan JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341
43121120   5. Solitude JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341
43121121   6. I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341
43121122 Jack The Bear JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364o
43121123 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364p
43121124 Summertime - vAH Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364q
43121125 Cotton Tail Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364r
43121126 Black And Tan Fantasy JP LP-1, Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364s
43121127 ¬ Suddenly It Jumped Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364t
43121128 _| Rockin' In Rhythm Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364u
43121129 I Didn't Know About You Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364v
43121130 Trumpet In Spades Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364w
43121131 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Em EMBD2001, Sv 103 8341 DE4364x
43121132
 
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY December 1943
Time film recording session
Duke Ellington(p)
43122001 Dancers In Love 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 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 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) DE4403a
44040204 Johnny Come Lately DE4403b
44040205 I Didn't Know About You DE4403c
44040206 Solid Old Man DE4403d
44040207 My Ideal - vWJh DE4403e
44040208 Five O'Clock Drag DE4403f
44040209 Honeysuckle Rose DE4403g
44040210 No Love, No Nothing DE4403h
44040211 Boy Meets Horn DE4403i
44040212 Things Ain't What They Used To Be 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) DE4404a
44040702 Johnny Come Lately DE4404b
44040703 I Didn't Know About You DE4404c
44040704 Just Squeeze Me DE4404d
44040705 Ring Dem bells - vRN DE4404e
44040706 My Heart Tells Me - vAH DE4404f
44040707 My Gal Sal DE4404g
44040708 Concerto For Cootie DE4404h
44040709 Honeysuckle Rose DE4404i
44040710 Sweet Georgia Brown 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 DE4405a
44040802 Main Stem DE4405b
44040803 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) 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) DE4406a
44040902 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me DE4406b
44040903 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN, Taft Jordan DE4406c
44040904 Things Ain't What They Used To Be 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) DE4407a
44041302 Fickle Fling WL RM-297/298†, Ca CAR-235, Rt 70 DE4407b
44041304 I'll Get By - vAH DE4407c
44041304 Tea For Two WL RM-297/298†, Ca CAR-235 DE4407d
44041305 Day Dream DE4407e
44041306 Three Cent Stomp WL RM-297/298† DE4407f
44041307 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me DE4407g
44041308 San Fernando Valley DE4407h
44041309 Solid Old Man DE4407i
44041310 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DE4407j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 16 April 1944
WJZ broadcast
Duke Ellington(p)
44041601 Solitude 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 DE4408b
44041603 Sophisticated Lady 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) DE4409a
44042002 San Fernando Valley DE4409b
44042003 Way Low DE4409c
44042004 Suddenly It Jumped DE4409d
44042005 Summertime - vAH DE4409e
44042006 On The Alamo DE4409f
44042007 Things Ain't What They Used To Be 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 DE4410a
44042102 Jump For Joy DE4410b
44042103 Three Cent Stomp 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) DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4411a
44042202 Now I Know DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4411b
44042203 Perdido DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4411c
44042204 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4411d
44042205 Suddenly It Jumped DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) 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 DE9088a
44042302 Three Cent Stomp DE9088b
44042303 No Love, No Nothing - vAH DE9088c
44042304 Main Stem 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 DE9089a
44042402 Johnny Come Lately DE9089b
44042403 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH DE9089c
44042404 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN,TJ DE9089d
44042405 Things Ain't What They Used To Be 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) DE9090a
44042502 Main Stem DE9090b
44042503 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) DE9090c
44042504 On The Alamo DE9090d
44042505 My Heart Tells Me - vAH 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 DE9091a
44042602 San Fernando Valley DE9091b
44042603 Concerto For Cootie DE9091c
44042604 Suddenly It Jumped DE9091d
44042605 Things Ain't What They Used To Be 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 DE4412a
44042702 How Blue The Night DE4412b
44042703 Ring Dem Bells 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 DE4413c
44042804 Johnny Come Lately DE4413d
44042805 Poinciana WL RM-343/344† DE4413e
44042806 On The Alamo WL RM-343/344†, Ca CAR 435 DE4413f
44042807 Three Cent Stomp DE4413g
44042808 I Didn't Know About You (Sentimental Lady) 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 DE9092a
44042902 Rockin' In Rhythm DE9092b
44042903 I'll Get By - vAH DE9092c
44042904 Perdido 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 DE9093a
44043002 And So Little Time DE9093b
44043003 Jumping Frog Jump DE9093c
44043004 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vAH DE9093d
44043005 Clementine 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 DE9094a
44050002 Mood To Be Wooed DE9094b
44050003 My Honey's Lovin' Arms - vRN DE9094c
44050004 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me 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 DE9095a
44050102 Main Stem DE9095b
44050103 My Little Brown Book - vAH DE9095c
44050104 Rockabye River (Hop, Skip, Jump) 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 DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4414a
44050502 How Blue The Night DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4414b
44050503 Stomp, Look And Listen DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4414c
44050504 Jumping Frog Jump DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4414d
44050505 Perdido DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4414e
44050506 Concerto For Cootie DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) DE4414f
44050507 Blue Skies DETS 903 9025(D)(S)(T) 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 DE4416d
44050705 Perdido 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 DE4417a
44051202 San Fernando Valley DE4417b
44051203 Stomp, Look And Listen DE4417c
44051204 Concerto For Cootie 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 DE4418a
44051902 Someone DE4418b
44051903 Suddenly It Jumped DE4418c
44051904 Things Ain't What They Used to Be 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) DE4419a
44052002 Someone DE4419b
44052003 Goin' My Way DE4419c
44052004 Perdido DE4419d
44052005 Since You Went Away DE4419e
44052006 How Blue The Night DE4419f
44052007 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me 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 DE4420a
44052102 C-Jam Blues DE4420b
44052103 How Blue The Night DE4420c
44052104 My Honey's Lovin' Arms - vRN WL RM-299/300†, Ca CAR-435 DE4420d
44052105 I'll Get By - vAH DE4420e
44052106 Stomp, Look And Listen DE4420f
44052107 Now I Know DE4420g
Duke Ellington(p); Junior Raglin(sb); Sonny Greer(d)
44052108 Pitter Panther Patter DE4420h
As before
44052109 Blue Skies MJ MJCD 1141, MJ MJCD 1140 DE4420i
44052110 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me 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 DE4421a
44052402 And So Little Time DE4421b
44052403 Clementine MJ MJCD-1124 DE4421c
44052404 Someone MJ MJCD-1124 DE4421d
44052405 Perdido DE4421e
44052406 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me 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 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 DE4424h
44052709 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me 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) DE4425a
44053102 This I Love Above All DE4425b
44053103 Midriff MJ MJCD-1124 DE4425c
44053104 My Little Brown Book - vAH DE4425d
44053105 Suddenly It Jumped 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 DE9026a
44060102 Perdido DE9026b
44060103 My Little Brown Book - vAH DE9026c
44060104 Rockabye River (Hop, Skip, Jump) DE9026d
44060105 Ring Dem Bells - vRN DE9026e
44060106 Now I Know DE9026f
44060107 Mood To Be Wooed 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) DE4427a
44060202 Dancing In The Dark DE4427b
44060203 Main Stem MJ MJCD-1124 DE4427c
44060204 My Little Brown Book - vAH MJ MJCD-1124 DE4427d
44060205 Rockabye River (Hop, Skip, Jump) DE4427e
44060206 Ring Dem Bells - vRN DE4427f
44060207 Mood To Be Wooed DE4427g
44060208 A Slip Of The Lip - vRN DE4427h
44060209 Harlem Air-Shaft 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 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 DE4431a
44060602 Suddenly It Jumped DE4431b
44060603 Mood To Be Wooed DE4431c
44060604 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me 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, DESW Washington '99(D), Sv STCD 8310(D)(S) DE4432a
44060802 Amor AFRS SB-409, Rt 70, DESW Washington '99(D), Sv STCD 8310(D)(S) DE4432b
44060803 My Little Brown Book - vAH AFRS SB-409 DE4432c
44060804 Frankie And Johnny AFRS SB-409, Rt 70, DESW Washington '99(D), Sv STCD 8310(D)(S) 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 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(D), Cl(F) 881 DE4436a
44121102 D4VC560-2       02. Come Sunday Vi 28-0401, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, UA NUA-7(D), Cl(F) 881 DE4436b
44121103 D4VC560-3       06. The Blues - vBR Vi 28-0400, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, UA NUA-7(D), Cl(F) 881 DE4436c
44121104 ¬       04. West Indian Dance Vi 20-1618, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, UA NUA-7(D), Cl(F) 881 DE4436d
44121105   | D4VC563-1       05. Emancipation Celebration Vi 20-1618, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, UA NUA-7(D), Cl(F) 881 DE4436e
44121106 _|       10. Sugar Hill Penthouse Vi 20-1623, (F)RCA FXM 1 7302, UA NUA-7(D), 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 DRCD 11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438b
44121703 Midriff Pr P-24073, Df DRCD 11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438c
44121704 Creole Love Call - vKD Pr P-24073, Df DRCD 11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438d
44121705 Suddenly It Jumped Pr P-24073, Df DRCD 11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438e
44121706 Frustration Rt 59 DE4438f
44121707 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN Pr P-24073, Df DRCD 11210, 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 DRCD 11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438l
PERFUME SUITE
44121713   1. Balcony Serenade (Love) Pr P-24073, Df DRCD 11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438m
44121714   2. Strange Feeling (Violence) Pr P-24073, Df DRCD 11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438n
44121715   3. Dancers In Love (Naivete) Pr P-24073, Df DRCD 11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438o
44121716   4. Coloratura (Sophistication) Pr P-24073, Df DRCD 11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438p
44121717 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Pr P-24073, Df DRCD 11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438q
BLACK, BROWN AND BEIGE
44121718       01. Worksong Pr P-24073, Df DRCD 11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438r
44121719       06. The Blues - vME Pr P-24073, Df DRCD 11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438s
44121720       04. West Indian Dance Pr P-24073, Df DRCD 11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438t
44121721       10. Sugar Hill Penthouse Pr P-24073, Df DRCD 11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438u
44121722       05. Emancipation Celebration Pr P-24073, Df DRCD 11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438v
44121723       02. Come Sunday Pr P-24073, Df DRCD 11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438w
44121724       03. Light Pr P-24073, Df DRCD 11210, 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 DRCD 11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438z
44121732 Blue Cellophane Rt 59, Df DRCD 11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438aa
44121733 Air Conditioned Jungle Rt 59 DE4438ab
44121734 Frantic Fantasy Pr P-24073 DE4438ac
44121735 Blue Skies Pr P-24073, Df DRCD 11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438ad
44121736 ¬ Frankie And Johnny Pr P-24073, Df DRCD 11210, PA PAJZ005 DE4438ae
44121737 _| Metronome All Out Pr P-24073, Df DRCD 11210, 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 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 DE4509a
45032502 Midriff DE4509b
45032503 Creole Love Call - vKD DE4509c
45032504 Suddenly It Jumped DE4509d
45032505 I Didn't Know About You - vJS DE4509e
45032506 My Heart Sings - vJS DE4509f
45032507 Air Conditioned Jungle DE4509g
45032508 Frantic Fantasy 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 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
      2. Solitude
      3. I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart
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) 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 DE4510a
45040602 Blue Cellophane DE4510b
45040603 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS DE4510c
45040604 I Didn't Know About You DE4510d
45040605 Rockabye river DE4510e
45040606 I Miss Your Kiss DE4510f
45040607 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues - vAH, Kay Davis 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, AFRS 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) DE4512a
45041102 Someone DE4512b
45041103 Main Stem DE4512c
45041104 Don't You Know I Care - vAH DE4512d
45041105 Sentimental Journey DE4512e
45041106 I Didn't Know About You 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 DE4514a
45041502 _| Solitude DE4514b
Mti, Choir(v) added
45041503 Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen - vMTi, Choir 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, DETS 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, DETS 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, DETS 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 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 DE4518a
45402402 Candy 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 DE4520a
45042603 West Indian Dance 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, AFRS 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 DE4522a
45042902 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vTSe DE4522b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH RHYTHM Same session
Duke Ellington(p); Sid Bloch(sb); Buddy Rich(d)
45042903 Dancers In Love 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 DE4523a
45042905 I Should Care DE4523b
45042906 Clementine DE4523c
45042907 I'm Beginning To See The Light - vJS DE4523d
45042908 Things Ain't What They Used To Be 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 DE4524a
45043002 Things Ain't What They Used To Be 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, DETS 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, Fm 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(D), DETS 903 9006, UA NUA-7(D), 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(D) DE4541a
4606272 Suddenly It Jumped AFRS SB-707, Te M-554(D) 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(D) DE4541e
4606276 C-Jam Blues AFRS SB-707, Te M-554(D) 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 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 DE4543b
45070503 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN,TJ,JS,KD,ME DE4543c
45070504 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE4543d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 07 July 1945
Private party
Duke Ellington(p)
45070401 Jumping Room Only DE4544a
45070402 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' 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(D), 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(D), 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(D), 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(D), 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 JU JUCD-2043, St 108 8600 DE4549a
45080302 Mood To Be Wooed JU JUCD-2043, St 108 8600 DE4549b
45080303 Frantic Fantasy JU JUCD-2043, St 108 8600 DE4549c
45080304 C-Jam Blues JU JUCD-2043, St 108 8600 DE4549d
45080305 Air Conditioned Jungle JU JUCD-2043, St 108 8600 DE4549e
45080306 On The Sunny Side Of The Street JU JUCD-2043, St 108 8600 DE4549f
45080307 Rockin' In Rhythm JU JUCD-2043, St 108 8600 DE4549g
45080308 Take The "A" Train (theme) JU 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,