1951-1960

 
Index Matrix No. Title Location   Date DESOR No.
   
Note:-   † after an issue number denotes the lack of an official catalogue number.  
 * after an issue number denotes that only part of the take has been used for the issued title  
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 02 January 1951  
Broadcast,  
Nelson Williams, Andres Meringuito, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Jimmy  
Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Billy Strayhorn(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler,Yvonne Lanauze(v)  
 
51010201 Take The "A" Train GS 203, GOJ 1018 DE5101a
 
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)  
 
51010202 Solitude - vYL GS 203, GOJ 1018 DE5101b
51010203 You Of All People - vAH GS 203, GOJ 1018 DE5101c
 
Add. Oscar Pettiford(ce)  
 
51010204 Great Times GS 203, GOJ 1018 DE5101d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 21 January 1951  
Concert, Metropolitan Opera House  
Nelson Williams, Francis Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Jimmy  
Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall, Joe Benjamin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Bill Clark(d);Yvonne Lanauze(v)  
 
51012101 The Mooche VoA J-13/14, Ce 20-EL-5503, RRe RR-3, DJD 28035 DE5102a
51012102 Ring Dem Bells - vRN VoA J-13/14, VoA JC-13, Ce 20-EL-5503, RRe RR-3, DJD 28035 DE5102b
51012103 Frustration VoA J-13/14, VoA JC-13, RRe RR-3, DJD 28035 DE5102c
51012104 Coloratura VoA J-13/14, VoA JC-13, RRe RR-3, DJD 28035 DE5102d
51012105 Rose Of The Rio Grande VoA J-13/14, VoA JC-13, RRe RR-3, DJD 28035 DE5102e
51012106 Love You Madly - vYL VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-3, DJD 28035 DE5102f
51012107 Take The "A" Train VoA J-13/14, VoA JC-13, Ce 20-EL-5503, RRe RR-3, DJD 28035 DE5102g
51012108 HARLEM VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-3, DJD 28035 DE5102h
CONTROVERSIAL SUITE  
51012109       2. Later VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-4 DE5102i
51012110       1. Before My Time VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-4 DE5102j
51012111 Violet Blue VoA JC-13 DE5102xa
51012112 Monologue - tkDE VoA J-15/16, RRe RR-4 DE5102k
51012113 Duet VoA J-15/16, RRe RR-3, DJD 28035 DE5102l
51012114 ¬ V.I.P Boogie VoA J-15/16, RRe RR-4 DE5102m
51012115 _| Jam With Sam VoA J-15/16, RRe RR-4 DE5102n
Medley: DE5102o
51012116       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-4  
51012117       2. In A Sentimental Mood VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-4  
51012118       3. Mood Indigo VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-4  
51012119       4. I'm Beginning To See The Light VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-4  
51012120       5. Sophisticated Lady VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-4  
51012121       6. Caravan VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-4  
51012122       7. Solitude VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-4  
51012123       8.  I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-4  
51012124 St. Louis Blues - vRN VoA JC-13 DE5102xb
51012125 Blue Skies VoA J-13/14, VoA JC-13, RRe RR-4 DE5102p
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Philadelphia, PA 23 January 1951  
WFIL Telecast,  
Duke Ellington(p)  
 
Medley: DE5103a
51012301       1. Mood Indigo unissued  
51012302       2. It Don't Mean A Thing unissued  
51012303       3. Sophisticated Lady unissued  
51012304       4. In A Sentimental Mood unissued  
51012305       5. Solitude unissued  
51012306       6. Caravan unissued  
51012307       7. I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart unissued  
51012308       8.  Take The "A" Train unissued  
51012309       9.  I Got It Bad unissued  
51012310     10. Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued  
51012311     11. Do Nothin' Till You Year From Me unissued  
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 09 February 1951  
Concert, Shrine Auditorium  
Nelson Williams, Andres Meringuito, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Jimmy  
Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall, Joe Benjamin(sb); Charlie Smith(d,ch); Barbara Winfield(v)  
 
51020901 Star Spangled Banner unissued DE9059a
51020902 The Mooche unissued DE9059b
51020903 Ring Dem Bells - vRN unissued DE9059c
51020904 Frustration unissued DE9059d
51020905 Coloratura unissued DE9059e
51020906 Rose Of The Rio Grande unissued DE9059f
51020907 Love you Madly - vBWn unissued DE9059g
51020908 Take The "A" Train unissued DE9059h
51020909 HARLEM unissued DE9059i
CONTROVERSIAL SUITE unissued  
51020910       2. Later unissued DE9059j
51020912       1. Before My Time unissued DE9059k
51020913 Violet Blue unissued DE9059l
51020914 Jeep Is Jumpin' unissued DE9059m
51020915 Monologue - tkDE unissued DE9059n
 
THE CORONETS New York City, NY 17 Apr 1951  
Mercer recording session  
Cat Anderson(t); Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Billy Strayhorn(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d)  
 
51041701 M4029 Night Walk Me 1969, Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1258 DE5104a
51041702 M4030 Moonlight Fiesta Me 1967, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525 DE5104b
51041703 M4030 Moonlight Fiesta Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1258 DE5104c
51041704 M4031 She Me 1967, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1258 DE5104d
51041705 M4032 The Happening Me 1969, Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1258 DE5104e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 02 May 1951  
ABC Telecast, unknown location  
Nelson Williams, Andres Meringuito, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy  
Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d);Avon Long, Thelma Carpenter(v)  
 
51050201 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5105a
51050202 Take The "A" Train SDi 107 DE5105b
51050203 Something To Live For - vTC SDi 107 DE5105c
51050204 Caravan SDi 107 DE5105d
51050205 I Got It Bad - vALo SDi 107 DE5105e
51050206 Do Nothin' Till You Year From Me - vTC SDi 107 DE5105f
51050207 ¬ V.I.P Boogie SDi 107 DE5105g
51050208 _| Jam With Sam SDi 107 DE5105h
51050209 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5105i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 10 May 1951  
Columbia Recording Session  
Nelson Williams, Andres Meringuito, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy  
Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d)  
 
51051001 CO45814-1 Fancy Dan Co 39428, Co KG-33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987 2, Cl (F) 1258 DE5106a
51051002 CO45815-1 The Hawk Talks Co 39428, Co KG-33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987 2, Cl (F) 1258 DE5106b
51051003 CO45816-1 V.I.P. Boogie Co 39670, Co KG-33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987 2, Cl (F) 1258 DE5106c
51051004 CO45817-1 Jam With Sam Co 39670, Co KG-33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987 2, Cl (F) 1258 DE5106d
51051005 CO45818-1 Monologue - tkDE Co 39496, Co KG-33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987 2, Cl (F) 1258 DE5106e
 
THE CORONETS Boston, MA 18 May 1951  
Mercer recording session  
Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as);Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d)  
 
51051801 M4033 Swamp Drum Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1258 DE5107a
51051802 M4034 Sultry Serenade Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1258 DE5107b
 
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)  
 
51051803 M4035 Indian Summer Me 1968, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1258 DE5107c
 
Billy Strayhorn out. Add DE (p)  
 
51051804 M4036 Britt-And-Butter Blues Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1258 DE5107d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND KEN MURRAY WITH DAVID BROCKMAN AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 19 May 1951  
CBS Telecast,  
Duke Ellington(p); Ken Murray, n/k, n/k, Choir with David Brockman and His Orchestra  
 
Medley: unissued DE5108a
51051901       1. Caravan unissued  
51051902       2. Sophisticated Lady unissued  
51051903       3. Mood Indigo - vCHO unissued  
51051904       4. It Don't Mean A Thing unissued  
51051905       5.  I Got It Bad - vUF,CHO unissued  
51051906       6. I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart - vUM unissued  
51051907       7. Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vUM,UF,CHO unissued  
51051908 I Like The Wild Open Spaces - vKM,UF,CHO unissued DE5108b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 24 May 1951  
Columbia Recording Session  
Nelson Williams, Andres Meringuito, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy  
Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d)  
 
51052401 CO45829-1 Ting-A-Ling Co DB-3618, Co KG-33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987 2, Cl (F) 1258 DE5109a
51052402 CO45830-1 Eigth Veil Co 39496, Co KG-33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1258 DE5109b
51052403 CO45831-1 Brown Betty Co DB-3618, Co KG-33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1258 DE5109c
 
THE CORONETS New York City, NY 01 Jun 1951  
Mercer recording session  
Juan Tizol(tb); Willie Smith(as); Duke Ellington(p); Billy Strayhorn(o); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Norma Oldham(v)  
 
51060101 M4037 The Nearness Of You - vNO unissued DE5110a
51060102 M4038 More Than You Know - vNO unissued DE5110b
51060103 M4039 Caravan Me 1968, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1282 DE5110c
 
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cedar Grove, NJ 05 Jun 1951  
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Ballroom  
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Al Hibbler,Norma Oldham(v)  
 
51060501 Happy Go Lucky Local VoA POD-43/POD-44 DE5111a
51060502 Love You Madly - vNO unissued DE5111b
51060503 Mood Indigo unissued DE5111c
51060504 Ting-A-Ling VoA POD-43/POD-44 DE5111d
51060505 Danny Boy - vAH VoA POD-43/POD-44 DE5111e
51060506 Rockin' In Rhythm unissued DE5111f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cedar Grove, NJ 06 Jun 1951  
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Ballroom  
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Al Hibbler,Norma Oldham(v)  
 
51060601 Take The "A" Train (theme) DRC DE-2 DE5112a
51060602 THE TATTOOED BRIDE DRC DE-2 DE5112b
51060603 Indian Summer SR 202, DRC DE-2 DE5112c
51060604 Love You Madly - vNO DRC DE-2 DE5112d
51060605 Moonlight Fiesta DRC DE-2 DE5112r
51060606 All Day Long DRC DE-2 DE5112f
51060607 I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart - vAH DRC DE-2 DE5112g
51060608 The Hawk Talks DRC DE-2 DE5112h
51060609 Take The "A" Train DRC DE-2 DE5112i
51060610 Gotta Go DRC DE-2 DE5112j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cedar Grove, NJ 07 Jun 1951  
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Ballroom  
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Al Hibbler,Norma Oldham(v)  
 
51060701 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5113a
51060702 Midriff SR 202 DE5113b
51060703 Sophisticated Lady unissued DE5113c
51060704 Love You Madly - vNO unissued DE5113d
51060705 The Hawk Talks unissued DE5113e
51060706 Solitude - vAH unissued DE5113f
51060707 All Day Long SR 202, MDD 006 DE5113g
51060708 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN MJCD 1153 DE5113h
51060709 Gotta Go unissued DE5113i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cedar Grove, NJ 08 Jun 1951  
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Ballroom  
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Al Hibbler(v)  
 
51060801 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5114a
51060802 How High The Moon unissued DE5114b
51060803 Brown Betty unissued DE5114c
51060804 S'posin' - vAH unissued DE5114d
51060805 Frustration unissued DE5114e
51060806 St. Louis Blues - vRN unissued DE5114f
51060807 Primping At The Prom unissued DE5114g
51060808 Swamp Drum unissued DE5114h
51060809 Perdido unissued DE5114i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS RHYTHM Cedar Grove, NJ 09 Jun 1951  
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Ballroom  
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d)  
 
51060901 I Can't Get Started unissued DE5115a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA   Same session  
 
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Al Hibbler,Norma Oldham(v)  
 
51060902 Primping At The Prom MJCD 1153, DRC DE-2 DE5115b
51060903 Later DRC DE-2d DE5115c
51060904 Unidentified DRC DE-2d DE5115d
51060905 Take The "A" Train DRC DE-2d DE5115e
 
Duke Ellington(p) solo)  
 
51060906 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' DRC DE-2d DE5115f
 
As before  
 
51060907 Harlem Air-Shaft unissued DE5115g
51060908 Night Walk SR 202 DE5115h
51060909 Love You Madly - vNO unissued DE5115i
51060910 Sultry Serenade unissued DE5115j
51060911 Ol' Man River - vAH unissued DE5115k
51060912 Things Ain't What They Used To Be SR 202 DE5115l
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cedar Grove, NJ 10 Jun 1951  
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Ballroom  
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Al Hibbler(v)  
 
51061001 Warm Valley VoA POD-43/POD-44 DE5116a
51061002 Flamingo - vAH unissued DE5116b
51061003 Tea For Two VoA POD-43/POD-44, ST 109 DE5116c
51061004 Eighth Veil VoA POD-43/POD-44 DE5116d
51061005 Love You Madly - vNO unissued DE5116e
51061006 Blue Lou unissued DE5116f
51061007 Creole Love Call unissued DE5116g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cedar Grove, NJ 11 Jun 1951  
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Ballroom  
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
 Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Al Hibbler,Norma Oldham(v)  
 
51061101 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5117a
51061102 ¬ V.I.P Boogie unissued DE5117b
51061103 _| Jam With Sam unissued DE5117c
51061104 Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vAH unissued DE5117d
51061105 Sultry Serenade unissued DE5117r
51061106 Duet unissued DE5117f
51061107 Love You Madly - vNO unissued DE5117g
51061108 The Hawk Talks unissued DE5117h
51061109 The Happening SR 202 DE5117i
51061110 Gotta Go SR 202 DE5117j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cedar Grove, NJ Jun 1951  
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Ballroom  
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d)  
 
51061501 All Day Long VoA POD-41/POD-42 DE5118a
51061502 Sophisticated Lady VoA POD-41/POD-42 DE5118b
51061503 The Hawk Talks VoA POD-41/POD-42 DE5118c
51061504 Midriff VoA POD-41/POD-42 DE5118d
51061505 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN VoA POD-41/POD-42 DE5118r
51061506 Caravan VoA POD-41/POD-42 DE5118f
 
THE CORONETS New York City, NY 19 Jun 1951  
Mercer recording session  
Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Willie Smith(as); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d)  
 
51061901 M4040 Alternate Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, VJD 525, Cl (F) 1282 DE5119a
51061902 M4041 Hoppin' John Me 1973, Vg DP-19, VJD 525, Cl (F) 1282 DE5119b
 
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)  
 
51061903 M4042 Jumpin' With Symphony Sid Me 1973, Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, VJD 525, Cl (F) 1282 DE5119c
 
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 23 Jun 1951  
Broadcast, Birdland  
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Al Hibbler(v)  
 
51062301 Jumpin' With Symphony Sid unissued DE5120a
51062302 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5120b
51062303 Fancy Dan SDi 107 DE5120c
51062304 The Hawk Talks SDi 107 DE5120d
51062305 Swamp Drum SDi 107 DE5120r
51062306 Rockin' In Rhythm SDi 107 DE5120f
51062307 Happy Birthday To You unissued DE5120g
51062308 THE TATTOOED BRIDE SDi 107 DE5120h
51062309 Caravan unissued DE5120i
51062310 All Day Long unissued DE5120j
51062311 Ol' Man River - vAH unissued DE5120k
51062312 Harlem Air-Shaft SR 202 DE5120l
51062313 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE5120m
51062314 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5120n
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY Jun 1951  
Broadcast, Birdland  
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Al Hibbler(v)  
 
51062601 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5121a
51062602 ¬ V.I.P Boogie Al AL-710 DE5121b
51062603 _| Jam With Sam Al AL-710 DE5121c
51062604 Frustration Al AL-710 DE5121d
51062605 Sultry Serenade Al AL-710 DE5121e
51062606 Sophisticated Lady Al AL-710 DE5121f
51062607 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5121g
51062608 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN Al AL-710 DE5121h
51062609 Air Conditioned Jungle Al AL-710 DE5121i
51062610 Coloratura Al AL-710 DE5121j
51062611 Solitude - vAH Al AL-710 DE5121k
51062612 Skin Deep Al AL-710 DE5121l
51062613 Perdido Al AL-710 DE5121m
51062614 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5121n
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 28 Jun 1951  
AFRS recording session  
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Al Hibbler(v)  
 
51062801 Take The "A" Train (theme) SoP P 575 DE5124a
51062802 Fancy Dan Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†, SoP P 575, Du KLJ 20034, P30 02 DE5124b
51062803 The Hawk Talks Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†, SoP P 575, Du KLJ 20034, P30 02 DE5124c
51062804 Ol' Man River - vAH Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†, SoP P 575, Du KLJ 20034, P30 02 DE5124d
51062805 C-Jam Blues Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†, SoP P 575, Du KLJ 20034 DE5124e
51062806 Caravan Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R† DE5124f
51062807 Mood Indigo Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R† DE5124g
 
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)  
 
51062808 Blues No. 04 Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R† DE5124h
 
Billy Strayhorn out  
 
51062809 Tea For Two Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R† DE5124i
 
Duke Ellington(tk); Jimmy Hamilton, Russell Procope(cl); Harry Carnet(bcl)  
 
51062810 Monologue Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R† DE5124j
 
As before  
 
51062811 Duet Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†, GT GRC-2873† DE5124k
51062812 ¬ V.I.P Boogie Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†, GT GRC-2873† DE5124l
51062813 _| Jam With Sam Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†, GT GRC-2873† DE5124m
51062814 Primping At The Prom Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†  
51062815 Moonlight Fiesta Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†  
51062816 Sophisticated Lady Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†  
 
This session was originally thought to have taken place on 19 August 1951 but subsquent opinion is that it actually took place as noted  
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 30 Jun 1951  
Broadcast, Birdland  
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Al Hibbler,Norma Oldham(v)  
 
51063001 Jumpin' With Symphony Sid unissued DE5122a
51063002 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5122b
51063003 Midriff unissued DE5122c
51063004 Warm Valley SR 202 DE5122d
51063005 Eighth Veil unissued DE5122e
51063006 The Hawk Talks unissued DE5122f
51063007 Flamingo - vAH unissued DE5122g
51063008 Boy Meets Horn SR 202 DE5122h
51063009 How High The Moon unissued DE5122i
51063010 Mood Indigo unissued DE5122j
51063011 Love You Madly - vNO SR 202 DE5122k
51063012 Fancy Dan unissued DE5122l
51063013 ¬ Diminuendo In Blue SR 202 DE5122m
51063014  | Wailing Interval SR 202 DE5122n
51063015 _| Crescendo In Blue SR 202 DE5122o
51063016 ¬ Take The "A" Train (theme) SR 202 DE5122p
51063017 _| Jumpin' With Symphony Sid unissued DE5122q
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 07 Aug 1951  
Columbia Recording Session  
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d)  
 
51080701 CO47018- Deep Night UtD 2004, Nw RP2061 DE5123a
51080702 CO47018-1 Deep Night Co 39545, Co CG-33961, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1282 DE5123b
51080703 CO47019- Please be Kind UtD 2004, Nw RP2061 DE5123c
51080704 CO47019-1 Please be Kind Co 39545, Co CG-33961, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1282 DE5123d
 
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)  
 
51080705 CO47020- Smada UtD 2004, Nw RP2061 DE5123e
51080706 CO47020-1 Smada Ok 6911, Co CG-33961, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1282 DE5123f
51080707 CO47021- Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note unissued DE5123xa
51080708 CO47021- Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note unissued DE5123xb
51080709 CO47021- Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note UtD 2004 DE5123g
51080710 CO47021-1 Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note Co 39942, Co CG-33961, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2  DE5123h
 
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)  
 
51080709 CO47022- Don't Take My Love unissued DE5123i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH RAY BLOCK AND HIS ORCHESTRA unkown location USA probably late 1951  
Telecast,  
Duke Ellington(p) with Ray Block and His Orchestra  
 
51100001 Sophisticated Lady unissued DE5125a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS RHYTHM unkown location USA probably late 1951  
Telecast,  
Duke Ellington(p,tk); n/k(sb); n/k(d)  
 
51110001 I'm Beginning To See The Light unissued DE5126a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 07 Dec 1951  
Columbia Recording Session  
Willie Cook, Harold Baker, Clark Terry, Francis Williams(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy  
Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d)  
 
51120701 HARLEM unissued DE5127a
51120702 HARLEM unissued DE5127b
51120703 HARLEM unissued DE5127c
51120704 HARLEM Co CK 40836* DE5127d
51120705 HARLEM Co ML-4639, Co CK 40836, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 1282 DE5127e
51120706 HARLEM unissued DE5127f
51120707 HARLEM DE5127g
 
Ray Nance out. Add Dick Vance(t)  
 
51120708 Bensonality UtD 2004 DE5127h
51120709 Bensonality Co 39712, Co CG-33961, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1282 DE5127i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 11 Dec 1951  
Columbia Recording Session  
Willie Cook, Harold Baker, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Lloyd Oldham(v)  
 
51121101 CO47267- Blues At Sundown - vLO UtD 2004 DE5128a
51121102 CO47267-1 Blues At Sundown - vLO Co 39712, Co CG-33961, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1282 DE5128b
51121103 CO47268-1 Duet Co CG-33961, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1282 DE5128c
CO47269-2 CONTROVERSIAL SUITE  
51121104       1. Before My Time UtD 2005 DE5128d
51121105       2. Later UtD 2005 DE5128e
CO47269-3 CONTROVERSIAL SUITE  
51121106       1. Before My Time Co CL-830, Co CG-40836, CBS 66607, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 1282 DE5128f
51121107       2. Later Co CL-830, Co CG-40836, CBS 66607, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 1282 DE5128g
 
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)  
 
51121108 CO47270-6 Azalea - vLO UtD 2004, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1282 DE5128h
 
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)  
 
51121109 CO47271- Vagabonds UtD 2004 DE5128i
51121110 CO47271-6 Vagabonds FMRS FM-4001/02†, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1282 DE5128j
 
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)  
 
51121111 CO47272- Something To Live For - vLO UtD 2004, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1282 DE5128k
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA unknown location USA probably late 1951  
Broadcast,  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d)  
 
51123200 Take The "A" Train unissued DE5129a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 05 January 1952  
Concert, Metropolitan Opera House  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52010501 The Hawk Talks unissued DE5201a
52010502 Frustration unissued DE5201b
52010503 Sultry Serenade unissued DE5201c
52010504 Sophisticated Lady unissued DE5201d
52010505 Perdido unissued DE5201e
52010506 I Got It Bad - vBR unissued DE5201f
52010507 HARLEM unissued DE5201g
52010508 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5201h
52010509 ¬ V.I.P Boogie unissued DE5201i
52010510 _| Jam With Sam unissued DE5201j
52010511 Monologue - tkDE unissued DE5201k
52010512 Blues At Sundown - vJG unissued DE5201l
52010513 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG unissued DE5201xa
52010514 Once There Lived A Fool - vJG unissued DE5201xb
52010515 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN unissued DE5201n
52010516 Basin Street Blues - vRN SR 201 DE5201o
52010517 Skin Deep unissued DE5201p
Medley: DE5201q
52010518       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued  
52010519       2. In A Sentimental Mood unissued  
52010520       3. Mood Indigo unissued  
52010521       4. I'm Beginning To See The Light unissued  
52010522       5. Prelude To A Kiss unissued  
52010523       6.  It Don't Mean A Thing unissued  
52010524       7. Don't Get Around Much unissued  
52010525       8. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much unissued  
 
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Minneapolis, MN 06 January 1952  
Sister Kenney Foundation rec. session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d)  
 
52010601 Take The "A" Train (theme) SK 1952-FA DE5202a
52010602 Eighth Veil SK 1952-FA, P30 02 DE5202b
52010603 Duet SK 1952-FA, P30 02 DE5202c
52010604 Mood Indigo SK 1952-FA, P30 02 DE5202d
52010605 Rockin' In Rhythm SK 1952-FA, P30 02 DE5202e
52010606 Take The "A" Train (theme) SK 1952-FA DE5202f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Fresno, CA 29 February 1952  
Broadcast, Labor Temple  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d)  
 
52022901 CO48377 Skin Deep Co ML-4639, Co CK 40836, Co CL-830, Co CK 87066, Cl (F) 1350 DE9044a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 14 March 1952  
Snader transcriptions  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52031401 Caravan Cm CA-3038, CM CA-3043 DE5203a
52031402 ¬ V.I.P Boogie CM CA-3043 DE5203b
52031403 _| Jam With Sam CM CA-3043 DE5203c
52031404 Sophisticated Lady Cm CA-3038, CM CA-3043 DE5203d
52031405 Mood Indigo CM CA-3043 DE5203e
52031406 The Hawk Talks Cm CA-3038, CM CA-3043 DE5203f
52031407 The Mooche CM CA-3043 DE5203g
52031408 Solitude - vJG Cm CA-3038, CM CA-3043 DE5203h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA unknown location USA March 1952  
Dance  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52031801 Primping At The Prom unissued DE5204a
52031802 Johnny Come Lately SR 201 DE5204b
52031803 Moonstone SR 201 DE5204c
52031804 Time On My Hands Sk 502 DE5204d
52031805 Margie SR 201 DE5204e
52031806 Chelsea Bridge SR 201 DE5204f
52031807 Midriff unissued DE5204g
52031808 Bensonality Sk 502 DE5204h
52031809 THE TATTOOED BRIDE Su 501 DE5204i
52031810 Just Squeeze Me - vRN unissued DE5204j
52031811 Once There Lived A Fool - vJG Sk 502 DE5204k
52031812 Blues At Sundown - vJG SR 201 DE5204l
52031813 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG unissued DE5204m
52031814 Cotton Tail Sk 502 DE5204n
52031815 Mood Indigo Su 501, Fk LP 2968 DE5204o
52031816 Caravan Sk 502 DE5204p
52031817 Moonlight Fiesta SR 201 DE5204q
52031818 Love You Madly - vBR Sk 502 DE5204r
52031819 I Got It Bad - vBR unissued DE5204s
52031820 Take The "A" Train - vBR unissued DE5204t
52031821 Deep Purple - vBR unissued DE5204u
52031822 Lady Of The Lavender Mist Sk 502 DE5204v
52031823 How High The Moon Sk 502 DE5204w
52031824 On The Sunny Side Of The Street - vBR Sk 502 DE5204x
52031825 Fancy Dan unissued DE5204y
52031826 One O'Clock Jump SR 201 DE5204z
52031827 Take The "A" Train (theme) SR 201 DE5204aa
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Salem, OR 22 March 1952  
Dance, Crystal Garden  
 
Procope(cl,ss,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52032201 Solitude - vJG unissued DE5205a
52032202 Blues At Sundown - vJG He CD-92/93 DE5205b
52032203 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG He CD-92/93 DE5205c
52032204 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN Su 501, Fk FJ-2968, He CD-92/93   DE5205d
52032205 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5205xa
52032206 Fancy Dan Su 501, Fk FJ-2968, He CD-92/93 DE5205e
52032207 The Hawk Talks He CD-92/93 DE5205f
52032208 Tenderly SR 201, He CD-92/93   DE5205g
52032209 Frustration He CD-92/93 DE5205h
52032210 Tea For Two Su 502, Fk FJ-2968, He CD-92/93   DE5205i
52032211 Deep Purple Su 502, Fk FJ-2968, He CD-92/93   DE5205j
52032212 Caravan Fk FJ-2968, He CD-92/93 DE5205k
52032213 Warm Valley He CD-92/93 DE5205l
52032214 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart He CD-92/93 DE5205m
52032215 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN He CD-92/93 DE5205n
52032216 Take The "A" Train Su 501, Fk FJ-2968, He CD-92/93   DE5205o
52032217 Sophisticated Lady He CD-92/93 DE5205p
52032218 Don't Worry 'Bout Me Su 502, Fk FJ-2968 DE5205q
52032219 Perdido He CD-92/93 DE5205r
52032220 Jeep Is Jumpin' SR 201, He CD-92/93   DE5205s
52032221 Mood Indigo He CD-92/93 DE5205t
52032222 How High The Moon Fk FJ-2968, He CD-92/93   DE5205u
 
Duke Ellington(tk); Jimmy Hamilton, Russell Procope(cl); Harry Carney(bcl)  
 
52032223 Monologue He CD-92/93 DE5205v
 
As before  
 
52032224 Duet He CD-92/93 DE5205w
52032225 Skin Deep He CD-92/93 DE5205x
 
Duke Ellington(p)  
 
52032226 Black Beauty SR 201 DE5205y
 
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb)  
 
52032227 Dancers In Love He CD-92/93 DE5205z
 
As before  
 
52032228 THE TATTOOOED BRIDE He CD-92/93 DE5205aa
52032229 Flamingo - vJG unissued DE5205ab
52032230 Blue Skies Su 502, Fk FJ-2968, He CD-92/93   DE5205ac
52032231 Take The "A" Train He CD-92/93 DE5205ad
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Seattle, WA 25 March 1952  
Concert, Civic Auditorium  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche(v)  
 
52032501 Caravan RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320 DE5206a
52032502 The Mooche unissued DE5206b
Medley: unissued DE5206c
52032503       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320  
52032504       2. In A Sentimental Mood RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320  
52032505       3. Mood Indigo RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320  
52032506       4. I'm Beginning To See The Light RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320  
52032507       5. Prelude To A Kiss RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320  
52032508       6.  It Don't Mean A Thing RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320  
52032509       7. Solitude RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320  
52032510       8. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320  
52032511 HARLEM RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320 DE5206d
52032512 Take The "A" Train unissued DE5206e
52032513 THE TATTOOOED BRIDE unissued DE5206f
52032514 Sophisticated Lady RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320 DE5206g
52032515 Frustration unissued DE5206h
52032516 Sultry Serenade RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320 DE5206i
52032517 How High The Moon unissued DE5206j
52032518 Perdido RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320 DE5206k
52032519 I Got It Bad - vBR unissued DE5206l
52032520 The Hawk Talks RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320 DE5206m
52032521 Blue Skies unissued DE5206n
52032522 Skin Deep RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320 DE5206o
52032523 Jam With Sam RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320 DE5206p
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Seattle, WA March 1952  
Private recording session Seattle Studios  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche(v)  
 
52033301 I Love My Lovin' Lover - vBR unissued DE5207a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Yakima, WA 29 Apr 1952  
Dance The Armory  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52042901 Phalanges SR 201 DE5208a
52042902 V.I.P. Boogie unissued DE5208b
52042903 Solitude - vJG Su 501 DE5208c
52042904 Summertime - vJG Sk 501 2 DE5208d
52042905 My Little Brown Book - vJG unissued DE5208e
52042906 Ballin' The Blues - vJG SR 201 DE5208f
52042907 The Hawk Talks unissued DE5208g
52042908 Take The "A" Train unissued DE5208h
52042909 Happy Birthday To You Su 501 DE5208i
52042910 Ting-A-Ling SR 201 DE5208j
52042911 Sophisticated Lady Su 501 DE5208k
52042912 C-Jam Blues Su 501 DE5208l
52042913 Passion Flower JG 1004 DE5208m
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA unknown location USA possibly Spring 1952  
Broadcast,  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche(v)  
 
52050001 I Love My Lovin' Lover - vBR unissued DE5209a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 30 Jun 1952  
Columbia Recording Session  
CA, Clark Terry(t); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson(tb); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche(v)  
 
52063001 CO47482 I Love My Lovin' Lover - vBR UtD 2004, CBS 66607 DE5210a
52063002 CO47482 I Love My Lovin' Lover - vBR Co CG-33961, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1320 DE5210b
 
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52063003 CO47483-1 Come On Home - vJG Ok 6911, Co CG-33961, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1320 DE5210c
52063004 CO48343 Take The "A" Train - vBR Co ML-4639, Co CK 40836, Co CK 66372, Co CL-830, Cl (F) 1320 DE5210d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 01 Jul 1952  
Columbia Recording Session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d)  
 
52070101 CO48344 The Mooche Co ML-4639, Co CK 40836, Co CL-830, Cl (F) 1320 DE5211a
52070102 CO48345 Perdido Co ML-4639, Co CK 40836, Co CL-830, Cl (F) 1350 DE5211b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND JIMMY GRISSOM Chicago, IL 25 Jul 1952  
Columbia Recording Session  
Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52072501 She unissued DE5212a
52072502 She unissued DE5212b
52072503 She unissued DE5212c
52072504 She unissued DE5212d
52072505 She - vJG unissued DE5212e
52072506 She - vJG unissued DE5212f
52072507 Weatherman - vJG unissued DE5212g
52072508 She Didn't Have Much To Say - vJG unissued DE5212h
 
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52072509 Happy Go Lucky Local - vJG unissued DE5212i
 
Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52072510 She - vJG unissued DE5212j
52072511 She - vJG unissued DE5212k
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 30 Jul 1952  
Broadcast, Blue Note  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52073001 Take The "A" Train (theme) Ai 4 DE5213a
52073002 Bensonality Ai 4 DE5213b
52073003 All Of Me - vBR Ai 4 DE5213c
52073004 Bakiff Ai 4 DE5213d
52073005 The Hawk Talks Ai 4 DE5213e
52073006 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG Ai 4 DE5213f
52073007 ¬ V.I.P Boogie Ai 4 DE5213g
52073008 _| Jam With Sam Ai 4 DE5213h
52073009 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN Ai 4 DE5213i
52073010 Mood Indigo Ai 4 DE5213j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 02 Aug 1952  
Broadcast, Blue Note  
Willie Cook, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as);  
Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52080201 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5214a
52080202 Smada unissued DE5214b
52080203 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG unissued DE5214c
52080204 Jam With Sam unissued DE5214d
52080205 Just Squeeze Me - vRN unissued DE5214e
52080206 Cotton Tail unissued DE5214f
52080207 Take The "A" Train unissued DE5214g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 06 Aug 1952  
Broadcast, Blue Note  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52080601 Take The "A" Train (theme) CR CACD-1010 DE5215a
52080602 Eighth Veil CR CACD-1010 DE5215b
52080603 How High The Moon CR CACD-1010 DE5215c
52080604 Solitude CR CACD-1010 DE5215d
52080605 Duet CR CACD-1010 DE5215e
52080606 Take The "A" Train - vBR Ro RR-1302, CR CACD-1010 DE5215f
52080607 Caravan CR CACD-1010 DE5215g
52080608 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart CR CACD-1010 DE5215h
52080609 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN CR CACD-1010 DE5215i
52080610 Jam With Sam CR CACD-1010 DE5215j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 13 Aug 1952  
Broadcast, Blue Note  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52081301 Take The "A" Train (theme) Ai 4 DE5216a
52081302 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN Ai 4 DE5216b
52081303 Ting-A-Ling Ai 4 DE5216c
52081304 Flamingo - vJG Ai 4 DE5216d
52081305 Rockin' In Rhythm Ai 4 DE5216e
52081306 Sophisticated Lady Ai 4 DE5216f
52081307 Take The "A" Train - vBR Ai 4 DE5216g
52081308 Flying Home Ai 4 DE5216h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cleveland, OH Sep 1952  
Broadcast, Blue Note  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52090001 Ko-Ko VoA YDP-77 DE5217a
52090002 Mood Indigo VoA YDP-77 DE5217b
52090003 V.I.P. Boogie VoA YDP-77 DE5217c
52090004 Jam With Sam VoA YDP-77 DE5217d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 27 Sep 1952  
ABC Telecast,  
Duke Ellington(p)  
 
52092701 Mood Indigo unissued DE5218a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP   Same session  
 
Harry Carney(bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d)  
 
52092702 ¬ Caravan unissued DE5218b
52092703 _| Sophisticated Lady unissued DE5218c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Bridgeport, CT Autumn 1952  
Broadcast, Ritz Ballroom  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52100001 Perdido unissued DE5219a
52100002 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG unissued DE5219b
52100003 Take The "A" Train - vBR unissued DE5219c
52100004 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart unissued DE5219d
52100005 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN unissued DE5219e
52100006 Skin Deep unissued DE5219f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 08 Nov 1952  
Mercer recording session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52110802 CO48640 Ballin' The Blues - vJG UtD 2006, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1350 DE5220b
52110803 CO48641 Body And Soul - vBR UtD 2006, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1350 DE5220c
52110804 C-Jam Blues - vBR unissued DE5220d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 14 Nov 1952  
1st Concert, Carnegie Hall  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d)  
 
52111401 Star Spangled Banner FDC 1005 DE5221a
52111402 The Mooche FDC 1005 DE5221b
52111403 How High The Moon FDC 1005 DE5221c
52111404 THE TATTOOED BRIDE FDC 1006 DE5221d
52111405 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5221e
52111406 Lullaby Of Birdland FDC 1005 DE5221f
52111407 The Hawk Talks FDC 1005 DE5221g
52111408 Monologue - tkDE unissued DE5221h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 14 Nov 1952  
2nd Concert, Carnegie Hall  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d)  
 
52111409 Star Spangled Banner unissued DE5222a
52111410 The Mooche unissued DE5222b
52111411 How High The Moon unissued DE5222c
52111412 THE TATTOOED BRIDE unissued DE5222d
52111413 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5222e
52111414 The Hawk Talks unissued DE5222f
 
Add DGi(t)  
 
52111415 Body And Soul FDC 1006 DE5222g
 
DGi out  
 
52111416 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5222h
52111417 Lullaby Of Birdland unissued DE5222i
52111418 Monologue - tkDE unissued DE5222j
52111419 V.I.P. Boogie unissued DE5222k
52111420 Jam With Sam unissued DE5222l
52111421 Skin Deep unissued DE5222m
Medley: DE5222n
52111422       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore FDC 1006  
52111423       2. In A Sentimental Mood FDC 1006  
52111424       3. Mood Indigo FDC 1006  
52111425       4. I'm Beginning To See The Light FDC 1006  
52111426       5. Sophisticated Lady FDC 1006  
52111427       6. Caravan FDC 1006  
52111428       7.  It Don't Mean A Thing FDC 1006  
52111429       8. Solitude FDC 1006  
52111430       9. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much FDC 1006  
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 20 Nov 1952  
Broadcast, Birdland  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52112001 Take The "A" Train (theme) JU JUCD 2036 DE5223a
52112002 The Mooche JU JUCD 2036 DE5223b
52112003 How High The Moon JU JUCD 2036 DE5223c
52112004 THE TATTOOED BRIDE JU JUCD 2036 DE5223d
52112005 Solitude - vJG JU JUCD 2036 DE5223e
52112006 Lullaby Of Birdland JU JUCD 2036 DE5223f
52112007 Take The "A" Train (theme) JU JUCD 2036 DE5223g
52112008 Lullaby Of Birdland JU JUCD 2036 DE5223h
52112009 Take The "A" Train - vBR JU JUCD 2036 DE5223i
52112010 Perdido JU JUCD 2036 DE5223j
52112011 Monologue - tkDE JU JUCD 2036 DE5223k
52112012 Things Ain't What They Used To Be JU JUCD 2036 DE5223l
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 22 Nov 1952  
Broadcast, Birdland  
Willie Cook, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as);  
Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52112201 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5224a
52112202 Smada unissued DE5224b
52112203 Rockin' In Rhythm unissued DE5224c
52112204 Flamingo - vJG unissued DE5224d
52112205 Bensonality unissued DE5224e
52112206 All Of Me - vBR unissued DE5224f
52112207 Bakiff unissued DE5224g
52112208 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN unissued DE5224h
52112209 Jam With Sam unissued DE5224i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 24 Nov 1952  
Broadcast, Birdland  
Willie Cook, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as);  
Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52112401 Take The "A" Train (theme) JU JUCD 2036 DE5225a
52112402 Caravan JU JUCD 2036 DE5225b
52112403 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG JU JUCD 2036 DE5225c
52112404 C-Jam Blues JU JUCD 2036 DE5225d
52112405 Creole Love Call JU JUCD 2036 DE5225e
52112406 Just Squeeze Me - vRN JU JUCD 2036 DE5225f
52112407 Take The "A" Train - vBR JU JUCD 2036 DE5225g
52112408 Lullaby Of Birdland JU JUCD 2036 DE5225h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 26 Nov 1952  
Broadcast, Birdland  
Willie Cook, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as);  
Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52112601 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5226a
52112602 Warm Valley MJCD 1153 DE5226b
52112603 Harlem Air-Shaft unissued DE5226c
52112604 Strange Feeling - vJG unissued DE5226d
52112605 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN unissued DE5226e
52112606 I Got It Bad - vBR unissued DE5226f
52112607 V.I.P. Boogie unissued DE5226g
52112608 Jam With Sam unissued DE5226h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY Nov 1952  
Broadcast, Birdland  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52112801 Lullaby Of Birdland unissued DE5227a
52112802 Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note unissued DE5227b
52112803 Ko-Ko unissued DE5227c
52112804 My Little Brown Book - vJG unissued DE5227d
52112805 Cotton Tail unissued DE5227e
52112806 Smada unissued DE5227f
52112807 Honeysuckle Rose unissued DE5227g
52112808 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5227h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY Nov 1952  
Broadcast, Birdland  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d)  
 
52113001 Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note unissued DE5228a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 22 Dec 1952  
Columbia Recording Session  
Willie Cook, Clark Terry, John Carroll, John Hunt(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
52122201 CCO5397 Primping At The Prom Co PE-7, Co CG-33961, CBS 62993, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2 DE5229a
52122202 CCO5398 The Vulture Song - vJG CBS 39942, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2 DE5229b
52122203 CCO5399 Follow Me - vJG Co CG-33961, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2 DE5229c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP Winnetka, IL 29 Dec 1952  
Private party Louis La Rue's home  
Ray Nance(t,vl,v);Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Jimmy Grissom(d,v)  
 
52122901 How High The Moon LLR XCTV 7208/9 DE5230a
52122902 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG LLR XCTV 7208/9 DE5230b
52122903 Follow Me - vJG LLR XCTV 7208/9 DE5230c
52122904 Solitude - vJG LLR XCTV 7208/9 DE5230d
52122905 Monologue - tkDE LLR XCTV 7208/9 DE5230e
52122906 Basin Street Blues - vRN LLR XCTV 7208/9 DE5230f
52122907 Pitter Panther Patter LLR XCTV 7208/9 DE5230g
52122908 New York City Blues\Sophisticated Lady LLR XCTV 7208/9 DE5230h
52122909 Sophisticated Lady LLR XCTV 7208/9 DE5230i
52122910 Tangerine - vRN LLR XCTV 7208/9 DE5230j
52122911 Tea For Two LLR XCTV 7208/9 DE5230k
52122912 Tenderly LLR XCTV 7208/9 DE5230l
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 31 Dec 1952  
Broadcast, Blue Note  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d)  
 
52123101 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5231a
52123102 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart unissued DE5231b
52123103 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN unissued DE5231c
52123104 Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note unissued DE5231d
52123105 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE5231e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON unknown location, USA probably 1952/53  
Broadcast,  
Duke Ellington(tk)  
 
53000001 Duke Ellington Message unissued DE5232a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 01 January 1953  
Broadcast, Blue Note  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53010101 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5301a
53010102 Fancy Dan unissued DE5301b
53010103 My Little Brown Book - vJG unissued DE5301c
53010104 Bensonality unissued DE5301d
53010105 The Hawk Talks unissued DE5301e
53010106 Creole Love Call unissued DE5301f
53010107 All Of Me - vBR unissued DE5301g
53010108 Smada unissued DE5301h
53010109 How High The Moon unissued DE5301i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 30 January 1953  
WMGM Band Box Broadcast,  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); CM(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53020101 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5302a
53020102 Summertime unissued DE5302b
53020103 Come On Home - vJG unissued DE5302c
53020104 The Hawk Talks unissued DE5302d
53020105 Bakiff unissued DE5302e
53020106 Take The "A" Train - vBR unissued DE5302f
53020107 Monologue - tkDE unissued DE5302g
53020108 Rockin' In Rhythm unissued DE5302h
53020109 Sada unissued DE5302i
53020110 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5302j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 01 February 1953  
Band Box Telecast,  
Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Duke Ellington(p,tk)  
 
53020101 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5303a
53020102 Monologue - tkDE unissued DE5303b
53020103 Mood Indigo unissued DE5303c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 02 February 1953  
WMGM Band Box Broadcast,  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); CM(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53020201 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5304a
53020202 Caravan unissued DE5304b
53020203 Smada unissued DE5304c
53020204 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG unissued DE5304d
53020205 The Mooche unissued DE5304e
53020206 How High The Moon unissued DE5304f
53020207 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5304g
53020208 Caravan unissued DE5304h
53020209 Love You Madly - vBR unissued DE5304i
53020210 V.I.P. Boogie unissued DE5304j
53020211 Jam With Sam unissued DE5304k
53020212 St. Louis Blues - vRN unissued DE5304l
53020213 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE5304m
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 04 February 1953  
WMGM Band Box Broadcast,  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Tony Scott(cl,ts,f); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53020401 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5305a
53020402 Bensonality unissued DE5305b
53020403 September Song - vJG unissued DE5305c
53020404 In A Mellow Tone unissued DE5305d
53020405 In A Mellow Tone (Baby, You And Me) - vBR unissued DE5305e
53020406 Blue Skies unissued DE5305f
53020407 Mood Indigo unissued DE5305g
53020408 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN unissued DE5305h
53020409 Smada unissued DE5305i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON TRIO New York City, NY 08 February 1953  
Band Box Telecast,  
Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Duke Ellington(p);n/k(sb)  
 
53020801 I Can't Get Started - vRN unissued DE5306a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 09 February 1953  
WMGM Band Box Broadcast,  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Tony Scott(cl,ts,f); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53020901 Caravan unissued DE5307a
53020902 Happy Go Lucky Local unissued DE5307b
53020903 Harlem Air-Shaft unissued DE5307c
53020904 Frustration unissued DE5307d
 
Add Stan Getz(ts)  
 
53020905 I Got It Bad Ra 5012-FC DE5307e
 
Stan Getz out  
 
53020906 All Of Me - vBR unissued DE5307f
53020907 I Can't Get Started - vRN unissued DE5307g
53020908 Sultry Serenade unissued DE5307h
53020909 Cotton Tail unissued DE5307i
53020910 Jam With Sam unissued DE5307j
53020911 Vagabonds - vJG unissued DE5307k
53020912 The Hawk Talks unissued DE5307l
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH THE CARL HOFF ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 15 February 1953  
NBC Telecast,  
Duke Ellington(p); Patti Page(v) with the Carl Hoff Orchestra  
 
Medley: DE5308a
53021501       1. In A Sentimental Mood unissued  
53021502       2. Mood Indigo unissued  
53021503       3. Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued  
53021504       4. Solitude unissued  
53021505       5. It Don't Mean A Thing unissued  
53021506       6. Sophisticated Lady unissued  
53021507 Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vPP unissued DE5308b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 25 February 1953  
Apollo Theatre Telecast,  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Tony Scott(cl,ts,f); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53022501 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5309a
53022502 Blue Skies unissued DE5309b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON unknown location, U.S.A Poss. March 1953  
NBC Telecast,  
Duke Ellington(p,v)  
 
53030001 Nothin', Nothin', Baby TOM 10 DE5310a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Albuquerque, NM 22 March 1953  
Dance date  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53032201 Take The "A" Train unissued DE5311a
53032202 All Day Long unissued DE5311b
53032203 Stomp, Look And Listen unissued DE5311c
53032204 Balcony Serenade unissued DE5311d
53032205 Sophisticated Lady unissued DE5311e
53032206 Bensonality unissued DE5311f
53032207 Perdido unissued DE5311g
53032208 Ting-A-Ling unissued DE5311h
53032209 H'ya Sue unissued DE5311i
53032210 Blue Lou unissued DE5311j
53032211 Happy Go Lucky Local unissued DE5311k
53032212 Summertime unissued DE5311l
53032213 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart unissued DE5311m
53032214 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN unissued DE5311n
53032215 Sultry Serenade unissued DE5311o
53032216 The Hawk Talks unissued DE5311p
53032217 Mood Indigo unissued DE5311q
53032218 Caravan unissued DE5311r
53032219 Cotton Tail unissued DE5311s
53032220 The Vulture Song - vJG unissued DE5311t
53032221 Vagabonds - vJG unissued DE5311u
53032222 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG unissued DE5311v
53032223 Nothin', Nothin', Baby - vJG unissued DE5311w
53032224 I'm In The Mood For Love  - vJimmy Grissom,UM unissued DE5311x
53032225 V.I.P. Boogie unissued DE5311y
53032226 Jam With Sam unissued DE5311z
53032227 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE5311aa
53032228 THE TATTOOED BRIDE (Aberdeen) unissued DE5311ab
53032229 Take The "A" Train unissued DE5311ac
53032230 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' unissued DE5311ad
53032231 Flying Home unissued DE5311ae
53032232 All Of Me unissued DE5311af
53032233 Perdido unissued DE5311ag
53032234 Solitude - vJG unissued DE5311ah
53032235 Flamingo - vJG unissued DE5311ai
53032236 Ballin' The Blues - vJG unissued DE5311aj
53032237 Ring Dem Bells - vRN unissued DE5311ak
53032238 The Mooche unissued DE5311al
53032239 Blue Skies unissued DE5311am
53032240 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5311an
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Passadena, CA 30 March 1953  
Concert, Civic Auditorium  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53033001 THE TATTOOED BRIDE Cr GNPS-9045 DE5312a
53033002 ¬ Diminuendo In Blue Cr GNPS-9045 DE5312b
53033003  | Wailing Interval Cr GNPS-9045 DE5312c
53033004 _| Crescendo In Blue Cr GNPS-9045 DE5312d
53033005 The Hawk Talks Cr GNPS-9045 DE5312e
53033006 Monologue - tkDE Cr GNPS-9045 DE5312f
53033007 St. Louis Blues - vRN Cr GNPS-9045 DE5312g
53033008 V.I.P. Boogie Cr GNPS-9045 DE5312h
53033009 Jam With Sam Cr GNPS-9045 DE5312i
53033010 Without A Song - vJG Cr GNPS-9045 DE5312j
53033011 DonNothin' Till You Hear from Me- vJG Cr GNPS-9045 DE5312k
53033012 Ballin' The Blues - vJG Cr GNPS-9045 DE5312l
 
Add Oscar Pettiford(ce)  
 
53033013 Perdido Cr GNPS-9045 DE5312m
 
Oscar Pettiford out  
 
Medley: Cr GNPS-9045 DE5312n
53033014       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore Cr GNPS-9045  
53033015       2. In A Sentimental Mood Cr GNPS-9045  
53033016       3. Mood Indigo Cr GNPS-9045  
53033017       4. I'm Beginning To See The Light Cr GNPS-9045  
53033018       5. Sophisticated Lady Cr GNPS-9045  
53033019       6. Caravan Cr GNPS-9045  
53033020       7. It Don't Mean A Thing Cr GNPS-9045  
53033021       8.  Solitude Cr GNPS-9045  
53033022       9.  I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much Cr GNPS-9045  
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 06 Apr 1953  
Capitol Recording Session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53040601 11398-1 Satin Doll Cp 2458, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350 DE5313a
53040602 11399-4 Without A Song - vJG Cp 2458, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350 DE5313b
53040603 11400-7 Cocktails For Two Cp H-440, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350 DE5313c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 07 Apr 1953  
Capitol Recording Session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53040701 11414-3 My Old Flame Cp H-440, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350 DE5314a
53040702 11415-3 I Can't Give You Anything But Love Cp H-440, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350 DE5314b
53040703 11416-3 Nothin', Nothin', Baby Cp 2503, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350 DE5314c
53040704 11417-5 Stormy Weather Cp H-440, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350 DE5314d
53040705 11418-8 Stardust Cp H-440, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350 DE5314e
53040706 11419-6 Three Little Words Cp H-440, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350 DE5314f
53040707 11420-5 Orson Cp T-637, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350 DE5314g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 09 Apr 1953  
Capitol Recording Session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Billy Strayhorn(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53040901 11421-6 Boo-Dah Cp 6598, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350 DE5315a
 
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)  
 
53040902 11422-6 Blossom Cp T-679, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350 DE5315b
53040903 11423-2 Ballin' The Blues - vJG Cp 2503, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350 DE5315c
53040904 11424-5 Warm Valley Cp 2546, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350 DE5315d
53040905 11406-9 Flamingo Cp H-440, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5315e
53040906 11407-8 Blue Jean Beguine Cp2546, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5315f
53040907 11408-10 Liza Cp H-440, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5315g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH RHYTHM ACCOMPANIMENT Los Angeles, CA 13 Apr 1953  
Capitol Recording Session  
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d)  
 
53041301 11431-6 Who Knows? Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5316a
 
BBa out  
 
53041302 11432-1 Retrospection Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5316b
 
Add Butch Ballard(d)  
 
53041303 11433-4 B-Sharp Blues Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5316c
53041304 11434-3 Passion Flower Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5316d
53041305 11435-2 Dancers In Love Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5316e
 
BBa out  
 
53041306 11436-1 Reflections In D Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5316f
53041307 11437-4 Melancholia Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5316g
 
Add Butch Ballard(d)  
 
53041308 11438-2 Prelude To A Kiss Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5316h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH RHYTHM ACCOMPANIMENT Los Angeles, CA 14 Apr 1953  
Capitol Recording Session  
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d)  
 
53041401 In A Sentimental Mood Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5317a
53041402 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5317b
53041403 All Too Soon Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5317c
53041404 Janet Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5317d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Portland, OR 30 Apr 1953  
Dance McElroy's Ballroom  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53043001 Primping At The Prom SR 203 DE5318a
53043002 Smada SR 203 DE5318b
53043003 Maybe I Should Change my Ways SR 203 DE5318c
53043004 All Day Long unissued DE5318d
53043005 Don't Worry 'Bout Me SR 203, La 15783 DE5318e
53043006 Lullabye Of Birdland SR 203, La 15783 DE5318f
53043007 Time On My Hands SR 203, La 15783 DE5318g
53043008 Take The "A" Train La 15783 DE5318h
53043009 Liza SR 203, La 15783 DE5318i
53043010 Creole Love Cal SR 203, La 15783 DE5318j
53043011 Boo-Dah SR 203, La 15783 DE5318k
53043012 Stomp, Look And Listen JG 1004, La 15783 DE5318l
53043013 Happy Go Lucky Local La 15783 DE5318m
53043014 Summertime La 15784 DE5318n
53043015 Warm Valley JG 1004, La 15784  DE5318o
53043016 Sultry Serenade JG 1004, La 15784  DE5318p
53043017 Y'ha Sue SR 203JG 1004, La 15784  DE5318q
53043018 Sophisticated Lady La 15784 DE5318r
53043019 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart La 15784 DE5318s
53043020 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN La 15784 DE5318t
53043021 Just Squeeze Me - vRN La 15784 DE5318u
53043022 Caravan La 15784 DE5318v
53043023 Perdido La 15784 DE5318w
53043024 Without A Song - vJG La 15784 DE5318x
53043025 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG J.Bi 61746-80298-2 DE5318y
53043026 Come On Home - vJG SR 203 DE5318z
53043027 Vagabonds J.Bi 61746-80298-2 DE5318aa
53043028 Things Ain't What They Used to Be La 15785 DE5318ab
53043029 The Hawk Talks La 15785 DE5318ac
53043030 C-Jam Blues La 15785 DE5318ad
53043031 Tenderly La 15785 DE5318ae
53043032 All The Things You Are La 15785 DE5318af
53043033 V.I.P. Boogie unissued DE5318ag
53043034 Jam With Sam unissued DE5318ah
53043035 Once There Lived A Fool - vJG unissued DE5318ai
53043036 Flamingo - vJG unissued DE5318aj
53043037 Solitude - vJG La 15785 DE5318ak
53043038 I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vJG unissued DE5318al
53043039 Without A Song - vJG unissued DE5318am
53043040 Ballin' The Blues - vJG La 15785 DE5318an
53043041 Ballin' The Blues - vJG La 15785 DE5318ao
53043042 Please Be Kind SR 203 DE5318ap
53043043 Happy Birthday To You SR 203, La 15785 DE5318aq
53043044 Mood Indigo La 15785 DE5318ar
53043045 Blue Skies La 15785 DE5318as
53043046 Take The "A" Train (theme) La 15785 DE5318at
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 12 Jun 1953  
Broadcast, Blue Note  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53061201 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ONS-3358, Jo 1079 DE5319a
53061202 Smada AFRS ONS-3358, Jo 1079 DE5319b
53061203 Bakiff AFRS ONS-3358, Ec EJCD-04, Jo 1079 DE5319c
53061204 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN AFRS ONS-3358, Ec EJCD-04, Jo 1079 DE5319d
53061205 Jam With Sam AFRS ONS-3358, Ec EJCD-04, Jo 1079 DE5319e
53061206 Flamingo - vJG AFRS ONS-3358, Ec EJCD-04, Jo 1079 DE5319f
53061207 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG AFRS ONS-3358, Ec EJCD-04, Jo 1079 DE5319g
53061208 Rockin' In Rhythm AFRS ONS-3358, Ec EJCD-04, Jo 1079 DE5319h
53061209 Satin Doll AFRS ONS-3358 DE5319i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL Jun 1953  
Broadcast, Blue Note  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53061501 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 48 DE5320a
53061502 Caravan DETS 48 DE5320b
53061503 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart DETS 48 DE5320c
53061504 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN DETS 48 DE5320d
53061505 The Hawk Talks DETS 48 DE5320e
53061506 Come On Home - vJG DETS 48 DE5320f
53061507 Flamingo - vJG DETS 48 DE5320g
53061508 Jump For Joy - vRN DETS 48 DE5320h
53061509 Satin Doll DETS 48 DE5320i
53061510 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 48 DE5320j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL Jun 1953  
Broadcast, Blue Note  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53061801 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 48 DE5321a
53061802 THE TATTOOED BRIDE DETS 48 DE5321b
53061803 Nothin' Nothin' Baby - vJG DETS 48 DE5321c
53061804 Rock Skippin' At The Blue note DETS 48 DE5321d
53061805 Just Squeeze Me - vRN DETS 48 DE5321e
53061806 Ting-A-Ling DETS 48 DE5321f
53061807 Satin Doll DETS 48 DE5321g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL Jun 1953  
Broadcast, Blue Note  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53062101 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ASPB-21, DETS BONUS DE5322a
53062102 Boo-Dah AFRS ASPB-21, DETS BONUS DE5322b
53062103 What More Can I Say? - vJG AFRS ASPB-21, DETS BONUS DE5322c
53062104 Frustration AFRS ASPB-21, DETS BONUS DE5322d
53062105 Basin' Street Blues - vRN AFRS ASPB-21, DETS BONUS DE5322e
53062106 Duet AFRS ASPB-21, DETS BONUS DE5322f
53062107 Ballin' The Blues - vJG AFRS ASPB-21, DETS BONUS DE5322g
53062108 Satin Doll AFRS ASPB-21, DETS BONUS DE5322h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 24 Jun 1953  
Broadcast, Blue Note  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53062401 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 47 DE5323a
53062402 Harlem Air-Shaft DETS 47 DE5323b
53062403 Creole Love Call DETS 47 DE5323c
53062404 C-Jam Blues DETS 47 DE5323d
53062405 Is It A Sin? - vJG DETS 47 DE5323e
53062406 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN DETS 47 DE5323f
53062407 Moonlight Fiesta DETS 47 DE5323g
53062408 The Hawk Talks DETS 47 DE5323h
53062409 Satin Doll DETS 47 DE5323i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 27 Jun 1953  
Broadcast, Blue Note  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53062701 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503, Ec EJCD-04 DE5324a
53062702 Satin Doll AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503, Jo 1079, Ec EJCD-04 DE5324b
53062703 Blue Jean Beguine AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503, Jo 1079, Ec EJCD-04 DE5324c
53062704 Without A Song - vJG AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503, Jo 1079, Ec EJCD-04 DE5324d
53062705 Smada AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503, Ec EJCD-04 DE5324e
53062706 H'ya Sue AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503, Ec EJCD-04 DE5324f
53062707 Just Squeeze Me - vRN AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503, Ec EJCD-04 DE5324g
53062708 Jam With Sam AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503 DE5324h
53062709 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503 DE5324i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 30 Jun 1953  
Capitol recording session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53063001 11620-4 Give Me The Right - vJG Cp 2598, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5325a
53063002 11621-5 Is It A Sin? - vJG Cp 2875, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5325b
53063003 11622-6 Don't Touch Me - vJG Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5325c
53063004 11623-4 Basin Street Blues  - vRN UtD 2009, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5325d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 01 Jul 1953  
Capitol recording session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53070101 11624-8 Big Drag Cp T-679, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5326a
53070102 11625-10 Hear My Plea - vJG Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5326b
53070103 11626-3 Don't Ever Say Goodbye UtD 2009, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5326c
53070104 11627-1 What More Can I Say? - vJG Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398 DE5326d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 01 Jul 1953  
Broadcast, Blue Note  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53070105 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 47 DE5327a
53070106 Blue Jean Beguine DETS 47 DE5327b
53070107 Boo-Dah DETS 47 DE5327c
53070108 Cocktails For Two DETS 47 DE5327d
53070109 Nothin', Nothin', Baby - vJG DETS 47 DE5327e
53070110 Jump For Joy - vRN DETS 47 DE5327f
53070111 Perdido DETS 47 DE5327g
53070112 Blue Moon - vJG DETS 47 DE5327h
53070113 Satin Doll DETS 47 DE5327i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 19 Aug 1953  
Broadcast, Apollo Theatre  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53081901 Blue Jean Beguine unissued DE5328a
53081902 Ballin' The Blues - vJG unissued DE5328b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Reading, PA 23 Aug 1953  
Broadcast, Ephrata Legion Park  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53082305 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5329a
53082306 Satin Doll unissued DE5329b
53082307 V.I.P. Boogie unissued DE5329c
53082308 Jam With Sam unissued DE5329d
53082309 Give Me The Right - vJG unissued DE5329e
53082310 Take The "A" Train - vRN unissued DE5329f
53082311 Take The "A" Train unissued DE5329g
53082312 Satin Doll unissued DE5329h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Coeur D'Alène, ID 04 Oct 1953  
Concert, NIJC Auditorium  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d)  
 
53100401 Take The "A" Train (theme) Jo LP-4014 DE5330a
53100402 V.I.P. Boogie Jo LP-4014 DE5330b
53100403 Jam With Sam Jo LP-4014 DE5330c
53100404 The Hawk Talks unissued DE5330d
53100405 Duet Jo LP-4014 DE5330e
53100406 Duet Jo LP-4014 DE5330f
53100407 Satin Doll MP E11-86 DE5330g
53100408 Caravan MP E11-86 DE5330h
Medley: DE5330i
53100409       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued  
53100410       2. In A Sentimental Mood unissued  
53100411       3. Mood Indigo unissued  
53100412       4. I'm Beginning To See The Light unissued  
53100413       5. Sophisticated Lady unissued  
53100414       6. It Don't Mean A Thing unissued  
53100415       7. Solitude unissued  
53100416       8. C-Jam Blues unissued  
53100417       9. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much unissued  
53100418 I Can't Give You Anything But Love MP E11-86 DE5330j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Madison, WI Autumn 1953  
Private Party, Fraternity House  
Duke Ellington(p)  
 
53103201 Deep Purple unissued DE5331a
53103202 ¬ Deep Purple unissued DE5331b
53103203 _| Falling Like A Raindrop unissued DE5331c
53103204 Sophisticated Lady unissued DE5331d
53103205 Mood Indigo unissued DE5331e
53103206 Falling Like A Raindrop unissued DE5331f
53103207 Janet unissued DE5331g
53103208 The Clothed Woman unissued DE5331h
53103209 What More Can I Say? unissued DE5331i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Tallahassee, FL Autumn 1953  
Concert, Sauls Bridges American Legion Post  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell  
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53110001 Star Spangled Banner unissued DE5332a
53110002 The Mooche unissued DE5332b
53110003 How High The Moon unissued DE5332c
53110004 Satin Doll unissued DE5332d
53110005 THE TATTOOED BRIDE unissued DE5332e
53110006 Frustration unissued DE5332f
53110007 Theme For Trambean unissued DE5332g
53110008 Monologue - tkDE unissued DE5332h
53110009 Blue Jean Beguine unissued DE5332i
53110010 Take The "A" Train - vRN unissued DE5332j
53110011 Take The "A" Train unissued DE5332k
53110012 V.I.P. Boogie unissued DE5332l
53110013 Jam With Sam unissued DE5332m
53110014 Take The "A" Train - vRN unissued DE5332n
53110015 Take The "A" Train unissued DE5332o
53110016 Flamingo - vJG unissued DE5332p
53110017 Teach Me Tonight - vJG unissued DE5332q
53110018 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG unissued DE5332r
53110019 Blue Moon - vJG unissued DE5332s
53110020 Gonna Tan Your Hide unissued DE5332t
Medley: DE5332u
53110021       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued DE5332v
53110022       2. In A Sentimental Mood unissued DE5332w
53110023       3. Mood Indigo unissued  
53110024       4. I'm Beginning To See The Light unissued  
53110025       5. Caravan unissued  
53110026       6. It Don't Mean A Thing unissued  
53110027       7. Solitude unissued  
53110028       8. C-Jam Blues unissued  
53110029       9. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much unissued  
53110030 Just Squeeze Me - vRN unissued DE5332v
53110031 Twelfth Street Rag unissued DE5332w
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS RHYTHM New York City, NY 03 Dec 1953  
Capitol recording session  
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53120301 20246-9 Kinda Dukish Cp T-637, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432 DE5333a
 
Add RCo(co)  
 
53120302 20247-11 Montevideo Cp T-637, UtD 2008, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432 DE5333b
 
RCo out  
 
53120303 20248-6 December Blue UtD 2008, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432 DE5333c
53120304 20249-2 I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vJG UtD 2008, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432 DE5333d
53120305 20250-7 It Shouldn't Happen To A Dream - vJG UtD 2008, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432 DE5333e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 05 Dec 1953  
Capitol recording session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, George Jean(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53120501 20263-7 What More Can I Say - vJG UtD 2007, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432 DE5334a
53120502 20264-2 Rockin' In Rhythm UtD 2007, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432 DE5334b
 
Add Billy Strayhorn(p). Duke Ellington out  
 
53120503 20265-1 Ultra De Luxe UtD 2007, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432 DE5334c
 
Add Duke Ellington(p). Billy Strayhorn out  
 
53120504 20266-3 Flying Home UtD 2007, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432 DE5334d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY Dec 1953  
Broadcast, Birdland  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, George Jean(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53120801 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ONS-3557 DE5335a
53120802 The Mooche AFRS ONS-3557 DE5335b
53120803 Stomp, Look And Listen AFRS ONS-3557 DE5335c
53120804 Duet AFRS ONS-3557 DE5335d
53120805 My Old Flame AFRS ONS-3557 DE5335e
53120806 What More Can I Say - vJG AFRS ONS-3557 DE5335f
53120807 How High The Moon AFRS ONS-3557 DE5335g
53120808 Just Squeeze Me - vRN AFRS ONS-3557 DE5335h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS RHYTHM New York City, NY 11 Dec 1953  
DuMont Telecast,  
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)  
 
Medley DE5336a
53121101       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued  
53121102       2. I Git It Bad unissued  
53121103       3. Solitude unissued  
53121104       4. Mood Indigo unissued  
53121105       5. It Don't Mean A Thing unissued  
53121106       6. Sophisticated Lady unissued  
53121107       7. Caravan unissued  
 
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP New York City, NY 13 Dec 1953  
NBC Telecast,  
Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Quentin Jackson(tb); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)  
 
53121301 Basin Street Blues - vRN unissued DE5337a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP New York City, NY 15 Dec 1953  
Capitol recording session  
Ray Nance(t,v); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53121501 20275-7 Chili Bowl Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432 DE5338a
53121502 20276-6 Blue Moon - vJG Cp 2723, Pk SPC-3390, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432 DE5338b
53121503 20277-1 Oh! Well - vJG Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432 DE5338c
53121504 20278-2 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN Pk SPC-3390, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432 DE5338d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH THE STEVE ALLEN GROUP New York City, NY 16 Dec 1953  
NBC Telecast,  
Yank Lawson(t); Bobby Byrne(tb);n/k(cl); Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)  
 
53121601 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5339a
 
Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)  
 
53121602 It Don't Mean A Thing unissued DE5339b
 
Bobby Byrne(tb);n/k(cl); Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)  
 
53121603 In A Sentimental Mood unissued DE5339c
 
Duke Ellington(p)  
 
53121604 Mood Indigo unissued DE5339d
 
Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d); Eydie Gorme(v)  
 
53121605 I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart - vEG unissued DE5339e
 
Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)  
 
53121606 Caravan unissued DE5339f
 
n/k(cl); Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d); Steve Lawrence(v)  
 
53121607 Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vSLa unissued DE5339g
 
Duke Ellington(p); n/k(sb)  
 
53121608 Sophisticated Lady unissued DE5339h
 
Yank Lawson(t); Duke Ellington(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)  
 
53121609 Boy Meets Horn unissued DE5339i
 
Yank Lawson(t); Bobby Byrne(tb);n/k(cl); Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)  
 
53121610 C-Jam Blues unissued DE5339j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 21 Dec 1953  
Capitol recording session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, Alfred Cobbs(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Billy Strayhorn(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
53122101 20287-5 Ultra De Luxe Cp 2723, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432 DE5340a
 
Add Duke Ellington(p). Billy Strayhorn out  
 
53122102 20288-5 Flying Home Cp 2723, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432 DE5340b
53122103 20289-8 What More Can I Say? - vJG Pk SPC-3390, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432 DE5340c
53122104 20290-6 Serious Serenade UtD 2007, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432 DE5340d
53122105 20291-5 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN UtD 2007, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432 DE5340e
53122106 20292-7 Honeysuckle Rose Cp T-521, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432 DE5340f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 28 Dec 1953  
Capitol recording session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, George Jean(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)  
 
53122801 12247-10 Night Time Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432 DE5341a
53122802 12248-6 Stompin' At The Savoy Cp T-521, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432 DE5341b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 29 Dec 1953  
Capitol recording session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, George Jean(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)  
 
53122901 12249- Don't Ever Say Goodbye unissued DE5342a
53122902 12249-13 Don't Ever Say Goodbye Cp T-679, Mc MD5-160 DE5342b
 
Add Billy Strayhorn(cs)  
 
53122903 12250-2 Black And Tan Fantasy Cp T-521, Mc MD5-160 DE5342c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 01 January 1954  
Capitol recording session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, George Jean(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)  
 
54010101 12251-12 Frivolous Banta Cp T-537, Mc MD5-160  DE5401a
54010102 12252- In The Mood Cp T-521, Mc MD5-160 DE5401b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 02 January 1954  
Capitol recording session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, George Jean(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)  
 
54010201 12253-4 One O'Clock Jump Cp T-521, Mc MD5-160 DE5402a
54010202 12254-3 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Cp T-537, Mc MD5-160  DE5402b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 17 January 1954  
Capitol recording session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, George Jean(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)  
 
54011701 12309- Happy Go Lucky Local Cp T-521, Mc MD5-160 DE5403a
54011702 12310- Rockin' In Rhythm Cp T-521, Mc MD5-160 DE5403b
54011703 12311- Falling Like A Raindrop Cp T-679, Mc MD5-160  DE5403c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Hamilton, Canada 08 February 1954  
Concert, The Forum  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)  
 
54011701 Take The "A" Train (theme) Rm RDX-1000 DE5404a
54011702 The Mooche Rm RDX-1000 DE5404b
54011703 How High The Moon Rm RDX-1000 DE5404c
54011704 Serious Serenade Rm RDX-1000 DE5404d
54011705 Theme For Trambeam Rm RDX-1000 DE5404e
54011706 Skin Deep Rm RDX-1000 DE5404f
54011707 Tenderly Rm RDX-1000 DE5404g
54011708 Perdido Rm RDX-1000 DE5404h
54011709 Monologue - tkDE Rm RDX-1000 DE5404i
Medley: DE5404j
54011710       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore Rm RDX-1000  
54011711       2. In A Sentimental Mood Rm RDX-1000  
54011712       3. Mood Indigo Rm RDX-1000  
54011713       4.  I'm Beginning To See The Light Rm RDX-1000  
54011714       5. Sophisticated Lady Rm RDX-1000  
54011715       6. Caravan Rm RDX-1000  
54011716       7. It Don't Mean A Thing Rm RDX-1000  
54011717       8. Solitude Rm RDX-1000  
54011718       9. C-Jam Blues Rm RDX-1000  
54011719     10. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much Rm RDX-1000  
54011720 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Rm RDX-1000 DE5404k
54011721 Satin Doll Rm RDX-1000 DE5404l
54011722 Stompin' At The Savoy Rm RDX-1000 DE5404m
54011723 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart Rm RDX-1000 DE5404n
54011724 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN Rm RDX-1000 DE5404o
54011725 Caravan Rm RDX-1000 DE5404p
54011726 Bunny Hop Mambo Rm RDX-1000 DE5404q
54011727 Isle Of Capri Rm RDX-1000 DE5404r
54011728 The Hawk Talks Rm RDX-1000 DE5404s
54011729 All The things You Are Rm RDX-1000 DE5404t
54011730 Duet Rm RDX-1000 DE5404u
54011731 Blue Jean Beguine Rm RDX-1000 DE5404v
54011732 Take The "A" Train - vRN Rm RDX-1000 DE5404w
54011733 Take The "A" Train Rm RDX-1000 DE5404x
54011734 Warm Valley Rm RDX-1000 DE5404y
54011735 Jam With Sam Rm RDX-1000 DE5404z
54011736 Take The "A" Train (theme) Rm RDX-1000 DE5404aa
54011737 God Save The Queen Rm RDX-1000 DE5404ab
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 13 Apr 1954  
Concert, Embassy Auditorium  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)  
 
54041301 Smada Cr GNPS-9049 DE5405a
54041302 Black And Tan Fantasy Cr GNPS-9049 DE5405b
54041303 How High The Moon Cr GNPS-9049 DE5405c
54041304 Serious Serenade Cr GNPS-9049 DE5405d
54041305 Theme For Trambeam Cr GNPS-9049 DE5405e
54041306 Skin Deep Cr GNPS-9049 DE5405f
54041307 Mood Indigo Cr GNPS-9049 DE5405g
54041308 Blue Jean Beguine Cr GNPS-9049 DE5405h
54041309 Take The "A" Train - vRN Cr GNPS-9049 DE5405i
54041310 Take The "A" Train Cr GNPS-9049 DE5405j
54041311 Satin Doll Cr GNPS-9049 DE5405k
54041312 Stompin' At The Savoy Cr GNPS-9049 DE5405l
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 26 Apr 1954  
Capitol recording session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)  
 
54052601 12579-4 All Day Long Cp 3049, Mc MD5-160 DE5406a
 
Add RCo(co)  
 
54052602 12580-12 Bunny Hop Mambo Cp 2875, Mc MD5-160 DE5406b
 
Add GWi(t)  
 
54052603 12583-9 Isle Of capri Cp 2817, Mc MD5-160 DE5406c
 
GWi,RCo  out  
 
54052604 12584-4 C-Jam Blues Cp T-637, Mc MD5-160 DE5406d
54052605 12585-4 Band Call Cp 2817, Mc MD5-160 DE5406e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Portland, OR 29 Apr 1954  
Dance McElroy's Ballroom  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
54042901 Smada unissued DE5407a
54042902 Cobb's Tune JG 1004 DE5407b
54042903 Coffee And Kisses JG 1004, La 15786 DE5407c
54042904 Easy To Love JG 1004 DE5407d
54042905 Johnny Come Lately La 15786 DE5407e
54042906 Maybe I Should Change My Ways JG 1004, La 15786 DE5407f
54042907 Primping At The Prom JG 1004, La 15786 DE5407g
54042908 Stomp, Look And Listen unissued DE5407h
54042909 Cocktails For Two unissued DE5407i
54042910 Liza JG 1004 DE5407j
54042911 Band Call La 15786 DE5407k
54042912 Stompin' At The Savoy J.Bi 61746-80298-2 DE5407l
54042913 Take The "A" Train unissued DE5407m
54042914 Satin Doll La 15786 DE5407n
54042915 All The Things You Are J.Bi 61746-80298-2 DE5407o
54042916 Blue Jean Beguine La 15786 DE5407p
54042917 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart unissued DE5407q
54042918 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN unissued DE5407r
54042919 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN La 15786 DE5407s
54042920 Honeysuckle Rose La 15786 DE5407t
54042921 Theme For Trambeam La 15786 DE5407u
54042922 Mood Indigo unissued DE5407v
54042923 Without A Song - vJG unissued DE5407w
54042924 Nothin', Nothin', Baby - vJG unissued DE5407x
54042925 Solitude - vG unissued DE5407y
54042926 Blue Moon - vJG La 15786 DE5407z
54042927 V.I.P. Boogie La 15786 DE5407aa
54042928 Jam With Sam La 15786 DE5407ab
54042929 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE5407ac
54042930 Caravan unissued DE5407ad
54042931 Bunny Hop Mambo La 15786 DE5407ae
54042932 Isle Of Capri La 15786 DE5407af
54042933 Sophisticated Lady unissued DE5407ag
54042934 Take The "A" Train - vRN La 15786 DE5407ah
54042935 Take The "A" Train La 15786 DE5407ai
54042936 Skin Deep unissued DE5407aj
54042937 Moon Mist unissued DE5407ak
54042938 C-Jam Blues unissued DE5407al
54042939 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart unissued DE5407am
54042940 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN unissued DE5407an
54042941 Flamingo - vJG La 15786 DE5407ao
54042942 ¬ I Got It Bad - vJG La 15786 DE5407ap
54042943 _| I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vJG La 15786 DE5407aq
54042944 Ballin The Blues - vJG La 15786 DE5407ar
54042945 Ballin The Blues - vJG La 15786 DE5407as
54042946 Satin Doll La 15786 DE5407at
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Seattle, WA 01 May 1954  
Dance Trianon Ballroom  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
54050101 Smada unissued DE5408a
54050102 Cobb's Tune unissued DE5408b
54050103 Coffee And Kisses unissued DE5408c
54050104 Unidentified unissued DE5408d
54050105 Johnny Come Lately unissued DE5408e
54050106 Upper Manhattan Medical Group unissued DE5408f
54050107 In The Mood unissued DE5408g
54050108 Ultra De Luxe unissued DE5408h
54050109 All The Things You Are unissued DE5408i
54050110 Theme For Trambeam unissued DE5408j
54050111 Satin Doll unissued DE5408k
54050112 Serious Serenade unissued DE5408l
54050113 Honeysuckle Rose unissued DE5408m
54050114 Blue Jean Beguine unissued DE5408n
54050115 Take The "A" Train - vRN unissued DE5408o
54050116 Take The "A" Train unissued DE5408p
54050117 One O'Clock Jump unissued DE5408q
54050118 Mood Indigo unissued DE5408r
54050119 Stompin' At The Savoy unissued DE5408s
54050120 Stardust unissued DE5408t
54050121 Jump For Joy - vRN unissued DE5408u
54050122 Without A Song - vJG unissued DE5408v
54050123 Give Me The Right - vJG unissued DE5408w
54050124 Nothin', Nothin', Baby - vJG unissued DE5408x
54050125 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG unissued DE5408y
54050126 Love You Madly - vJG unissued DE5408z
54050127 Solitude - vG unissued DE5408aa
54050128 Blue Moon - vJG unissued DE5408ab
54050129 Skin Deep unissued DE5408ac
54050130 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued DE5408ad
54050131 Caravan unissued DE5408ae
54050132 Bunny Hop Mambo unissued DE5408af
54050133 Isle Of Capri unissued DE5408ag
54050134 Is It A Sin - vJG unissued DE5408ah
54050135 What More Can I Say? - vJG unissued DE5408ai
54050136 Jack The Bear unissued DE5408aj
54050137 Sophisticated Lady unissued DE5408ak
54050138 Perdido unissued DE5408al
54050139 The Mooche unissued DE5408am
54050140 I Got It Bad - vJG unissued DE5408an
54050141 I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vJG unissued DE5408ao
54050142 Satin Doll unissued DE5408ap
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY Jun 1954  
Broadcast, Birdland  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)  
 
54060001 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ASPB-25 DE5409a
54060002 Three Little Words AFRS ASPB-25 DE5409b
54060003 Stompin' At The Savoy AFRS ASPB-25 DE5409c
54060004 Stardust AFRS ASPB-25 DE5409d
54060005 V.I.P. Boogie AFRS ASPB-25 DE5409e
54060006 Jam With Sam AFRS ASPB-25 DE5409f
54060007 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ASPB-25 DE5409g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 15 Jun 1954  
Broadcast, Birdland  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
54061501 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued DE5410a
54061502 Blue Moon - vJG unissued DE5410b
 
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)  
 
54061503 C-Jam Blues unissued DE5410c
 
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)  
 
54061504 Isle Of Capri unissued DE5410d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 17 Jun 1954  
Capitol Recording Session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)  
 
54061701 20402-1 Gonna Tan Your Hide CP T-679, Mc MD5-160 DE5411a
54061702 20403-4 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN Pk SPC =-3390, UtD 2007, Mc MD5-160 DE5411b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Mentor, MN Jun 1954  
Dance Mentor Ballroom  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)  
 
54063101 Easy To Love unissued DE5412a
54063102 Cobb's Tune unissued DE5412b
54063103 Coffee And Kisses unissued DE5412c
54063104 Chelsea Bridge unissued DE5412d
54063105 Take The "A" Train unissued DE5412e
54063106 Satin Doll unissued DE5412f
54063107 Cocktails For Two unissued DE5412g
54063108 Liza unissued DE5412h
54063109 In The Mood unissued DE5412i
54063110 Stormy Weather unissued DE5412j
54063111 Mood Indigo unissued DE5412k
54063112 All The Things You Are unissued DE5412l
54063113 Frivolous Banta unissued DE5412m
54063114 Stompin' At The Savoy unissued DE5412n
54063115 Stardust unissued DE5412o
54063116 Caravan unissued DE5412p
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Denver, CO 06 Jul 1954  
Concert, Civic Auditorium  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)  
 
54070601 The Mooche unissued DE5413a
54070602 How High The Moon unissued DE5413b
54070603 THE TATTOOED BRIDE unissued DE5413c
54070604 Frustration unissued DE5413d
54070605 Theme For Trambean unissued DE5413e
54070606 Happy Go Lucky Local unissued DE5413f
54070607 Summertime unissued DE5413g
54070608 Monologue - tkDE unissued DE5413h
54070609 Take The "A" Train unissued DE5413i
54070610 Satin Doll unissued DE5413j
54070611 V.I.P. Boogie unissued DE5413k
54070612 Jam With Sam unissued DE5413l
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Los Angeles, CA 26 Jul 1954  
NBC television  
Duke Ellington, Art Linkletter(tk)  
 
54071601 Interview by Art Linkletter unissued DE5414a
NBC television  
n/k(cl); MMa(ac); Duke Ellington(p); n/k(sb)  
 
Medley DE5414b
54071602       1. Take The "A" Train unissued  
54071603       2. Mood Indigo unissued  
54071604       3. Sophisticated Lady unissued  
54071605       4. Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued  
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 01 Sep 1954  
Capitol Recording Session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Gerald Wilson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy  
Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)  
 
54090101 12992-10 Smile Cp 2930, Pk SPC-3390, Mc MD5-160 DE5415a
 
G~Wi out  
 
54090102 12993-13 Echo tango Cp 3049, Mc MD5-160 DE5415b
 
Add GWi(t)  
 
54090103 12994-10 If I Give My Heart To You Cp 2930, Mc MD5-160 DE5415c
 
G~Wi out  
 
54090104 12995-6 Chiili Bowl Cp 2980, Mc MD5-160 DE5415d
 
Add GWi(t); RCo(co)  
 
54090105 12996-3 Bakiff Cp T-637, Mc MD5-160 DE5415e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Probably Los Angeles, CA Sep 1954  
Broadcast,  
Duke Ellington, u/k(tk)  
 
54093101 Interview unissued DE5416a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 08 Oct 1954  
Capitol Recording Session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Frank Rollo(bg); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
54100801 13090-4 Twelfth Street Rag Cp 2980, Mc MD5-160 DE5417a
54100802 13091-2 September Song - vJG Pk SPC-3390, Mc MD5-160 DE5417b
54100803 13092-1 Caravan Cp T-637, Mc MD5-160 DE5417c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Portland, OR 13 Nov 1954  
Dance Jantzen Beach Ballroom  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Peck Morrison(sb); Fred Butler(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
54111301 Stompin' At The Savoy unissued DE5418a
54111302 Maybe I Should Change My Ways unissued DE5418b
54111303 Smile unissued DE5418c
54111304 Cocktails For Two unissued DE5418d
54111305 Time On My Hands unissued DE5418e
54111306 Summertime unissued DE5418f
54111307 Take The "A" Train - vRN unissued DE5418g
54111308 Take The "A" Train unissued DE5418h
54111309 Smada unissued DE5418i
54111310 In The Mood unissued DE5418j
54111311 If I Give My Heart To You unissued DE5418k
54111312 Sophisticated Lady unissued DE5418l
54111313 Serious Serenade unissued DE5418m
54111314 Perdido unissued DE5418n
54111315 Caravan unissued DE5418o
54111316 Chili Bowl unissued DE5418p
54111317 Mood Indigo unissued DE5418q
54111318 Just Squeeze Me - vRN unissued DE5418r
54111319 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart unissued DE5418s
54111320 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN unissued DE5418t
54111321 All The Things You Are unissued DE5418u
54111322 Theme For Trambean unissued DE5418v
54111323 Satin Doll unissued DE5418w
54111324 Jam With Sam unissued DE5418x
54111325 ¬ Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued DE5418y
54111326  | Prelude To A Kiss unissued DE5418z
54111327 _| Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG unissued DE5418aa
54111328 Honeysuckle Rose unissued DE5418ab
54111329 Isle Of Capri unissued DE5418ac
54111330 Give Me The Right - vJG unissued DE5418ad
54111331 September Song - vJG unissued DE5418ae
54111332 Love You Madly - vJG unissued DE5418af
54111333 Creole Love Call unissued DE5418ag
54111334 Monologue - tkDE unissued DE5418ah
54111335 Mood Indigo unissued DE5418ai
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH RHYTHM New York City, NY 28 Dec1954  
NBC Telecast,  
Duke Ellington(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)  
 
54122801 ¬ I'm Beginning To See The Light unissued DE5419a
54122802 _| In A Sentimental Mood unissued DE5419b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND STEVE ALLEN WITH RHYTHM   same session  
 
Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)  
 
54122803 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued DE5419c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH THE SKITCH HENDERSON ORCHESTRA   same session  
 
Duke Ellington(p) with the Skitch Henderson Orchestra and Doc Severinsen(t)  
 
54122804 Mood Indigo unissued DE5419d
54122805 Caravan unissued DE5419e
54122806 It Don't Mean A Thing unissued DE5419f
54122807 I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart unissued DE5419g
54122808 Boy Meets Horn unissued DE5419h
54122809 ¬ Sophisticated Lady unissued DE5419i
54122810 _| C-Jam Blues unissued DE5419j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 31 Dec 1954  
Broadcast, Basin Street  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
54123101 Chilli Bowl unissued DE5420a
54123102 Twelfth Street Rag unissued DE5420b
54123103 Coquette - vJG unissued DE5420c
54123104 Mood Idigo unissued DE5420d
54123105 Just Squeeze Me - vRN unissued DE5420e
54123106 Lullaby Of Birdland unissued DE5420f
54123107 Satin Doll unissued DE5420g
54123108 Take The "A" Train unissued DE5420h
54123109 Chili Bowl unissued DE5420i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON unknown location, USA 1955  
 
Duke Ellington, Leonard Feather(tk)  
 
55000001 Interview by  Leonard Feather unissued DE9037a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH THE DORSEY BROTHERS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 01 January 1955  
CBS Telecast,  
Duke Ellington(p); Lee Castle(t); Tommy Dorsey(tb); Jimmy Dorsey(cl,as); Buddy Rich(d); Johnny Ray(v) and the Dorsey Brothers Orchestra  
 
Medley: DE5501a
55010101       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore GoJ 1008  
55010102       2. In A Sentimental Mood GoJ 1008  
55010103       3. Mood Indigo GoJ 1008  
55010104       4.  I'm Beginning To See The Light GoJ 1008  
55010105       5. Sophisticated Lady GoJ 1008  
55010106       6. Caravan GoJ 1008  
55010107       7. It Don't Mean A Thing GoJ 1008  
55010108       8. Solitude GoJ 1008  
55010109       9. C-Jam Blues GoJ 1008  
55010110     10. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much GoJ 1008  
55010111 When The Saints Go Marchin' In - vJRy GoJ 1008 DE5501b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Burlington, Canada 17 February 1955  
Broadcast, Brant Inn  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Dave Black(d)  
 
55021701 Caravan unissued DE5502a
55021702 Mood Indigo unissued DE5502b
55021703 Twelfth Street Rag unissued DE5502c
55021704 Just Squeeze Me - vRN unissued DE5502d
55021705 V.I.P. boogie unissued DE5502e
55021706 Jam With Sam unissued DE5502f
55021707 Satin Doll unissued DE5502g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH THE SYMPHONY OF THE AIR New York City, NY 16 March 1955  
Carnegie Hall Rehearsal  
DS(p) with The Symphony Of The Air; Duke Ellington(cond)  
 
55031601 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' unissued DE5503a
55031602 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' unissued DE5503b
55031603 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' unissued DE5503c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA WITH THE SYMPHONY OF THE AIR New York City, NY 16 March 1955  
Concert, Carnegie Hall  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Dave Black(d)  
 
NIGHT CREATURE  
55031601       1. Blind Bug MJ 2MJP-1021 DE5504a
55031602       2. Stalking Monster MJ 2MJP-1021 DE5504b
55031603       3. Dazzling Creature MJ 2MJP-1021 DE5504c
 
Add DS(p).  
 
55031604 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' MJ 2MJP-1021 DE5504d
 
As before  
 
55031605 HARLEM MJ 2MJP-1021 DE5504e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Washington, DC 20 Apr 1955  
Concert, National Guard Armory  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
55042001 La Virgen De La Macarena JG 1002 DE5505a
55042002 Satin Doll unissued DE5505b
55042003 HARLEM JG 1002, Washington '99 DE5505c
55042004 Perdido JG 1002, Washington '99 DE5505d
55042005 All The Things You Are JG 1002, Washington '99 DE5505e
55042006 Monologue - tkDE unissued DE5505f
55042007 Take The A Train - vRN JG 1002 DE5505g
55042008 Take The A Train JG 1002 DE5505h
55042009 Flamingo - vJG unissued DE5505i
55042010 Teach Me Tonight - vJG unissued DE5505j
55042011 Gonna Tan Your Hide unissued DE5505k
55042012 Happy Go Lucky Local JG 1002, Washington '99 DE5505l
Medley: DE5505m
55042013       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued  
55042014       2. I Got It Bad unissued  
55042015       3. In A Sentimental Mood unissued  
55042016       4. Mood Indigo unissued  
55042017       5. I'm Beginning To See The Light unissued  
55042018       6. Sophisticated Lady unissued  
55042019       7. Caravan unissued  
55042020       8. It Don't Mean A Thing unissued  
55042021       9. Solitude unissued  
55042022     10. C-Jam Blues unissued  
55042023     11. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much unissued  
55042024 Just Squeeze Me JG 1002 DE5505n
55042025 Twelfth Street Rag unissued DE5505o
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 17 May 1955  
Capitol Recording Session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Gerald Wilson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy  
Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
55051701 14094-1 La Virgen De La Macarena Cp T679, Mc MD5-160 DE5506a
 
GWi out  
 
55051702 14095-2 Harlem Air-Shaft Mc MD5-160 DE5506b
55051703 14095-5 Harlem Air-Shaft Cp T679, Mc MD5-160 DE5506c
55051704 14096-4 Look What I've Got For You - vJG UtD 2009, Mc MD5-160 DE5506d
55051705 14097-1 Commercial Time UtD 2009, Mc MD5-160 DE5506e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA   18 May 1955  
Capitol Recording Session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Dave Black(d)  
 
55051801 14098-5 Clarinet Melodrama Cp T-679, Mc MD5-160 DE5507a
55051802 14099-4 Theme For Trambean Cp T-679, Mc MD5-160 DE5507b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP   Same session  
Capitol Recording Session  
Clark Terry(t); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Russell Procope(cl); DEe(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
55051803 14100-4 Coquette - vJG Pk SPC-3390, Mc MD5-160 DE5507c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA   Same session  
Capitol Recording Session  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Dave Black(d)  
 
55051804 14101-1 Serious Serenade Cp T-679, Mc MD5-160 DE5507d
55051805 14604-2 Body And Soul UtD 2009, Mc MD5-160 DE5507e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP Chicago, IL 19 May 1955  
Capitol Recording Session  
Ray Nance(t); Quentin Jackson(tb); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
55051901 14102-7 Discontented Blues Mc MD5-160 DE5508a
55051902 14103-10 Once In A Blue Mood UtD 2009, Mc MD5-160 DE5508b
55051903 14104-7 Oh! Lady Be Good - vJG Pk SPC-3390, Mc MD5-160 DE5508c
55051904 14105- So Long - vJG UtD 2009 DE5508d
55051905 14105-9 So Long - vJG Mc MD5-160 DE5508e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Portland, OR 11 Jun 1955  
Dance Jantzenbeach Ballroom  
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);  
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)  
 
55061101 Smada unissued DE5509a
55061102 Easy To Love unissued DE5509b
55061103 Coffee And Kisses unissued DE5509c
55061104 Time On My Hands unissued DE5509d
55061105 Take The "A" Train unissued DE5509e
55061106