1951 — 1960

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Index Matrix No. Title Releases New DESOR
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 02 January 1951
Broadcast,
Nelson Williams, Andres Merenguito, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); 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)
51-01-02-001 Take The "A" Train GoJ 1018, GS 203 DE5101a
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
51-01-02-002 Solitude - vYL GoJ 1018, GS 203 DE5101b
51-01-02-003 You Of All People - vAH GoJ 1018, GS 203 DE5101c
Add. Oscar Pettiford(ce)
51-01-02-004 Great Times GoJ 1018, GS 203 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)
51-01-21-001 The Mooche Ce 20-EL-5503, DJD 28035, RRe RR-3(D), VoA J-13/14 DE5102a
51-01-21-002 Ring Dem Bells - vRN Ce 20-EL-5503, DJD 28035, RRe RR-3(D), VoA J-13/14, VoA JC-13 DE5102b
51-01-21-003 Frustration DJD 28035, RRe RR-3(D), VoA J-13/14, VoA JC-13 DE5102c
51-01-21-004 Coloratura DJD 28035, RRe RR-3(D), VoA J-13/14, VoA JC-13 DE5102d
51-01-21-005 Rose Of The Rio Grande DJD 28035, RRe RR-3(D), VoA J-13/14, VoA JC-13 DE5102e
51-01-21-006 Love You Madly - vYL DJD 28035, RRe RR-3(D), VoA J-13/14 DE5102f
51-01-21-007 Take The "A" Train Ce 20-EL-5503, DJD 28035, RRe RR-3(D), VoA J-13/14, VoA JC-13 DE5102g
51-01-21-008 HARLEM DJD 28035, RRe RR-3(D), VoA J-13/14 DE5102h
CONTROVERSIAL SUITE
51-01-21-009 2. Later RRe RR-4, VoA J-13/14 DE5102i
51-01-21-010 1. Before My Time RRe RR-4, VoA J-13/14 DE5102j
51-01-21-011 Violet Blue VoA JC-13 DE5102xa
51-01-21-012 Monologue - tkDE RRe RR-4, VoA J-15/16 DE5102k
51-01-21-013 Duet DJD 28035, RRe RR-3(D), VoA J-15/16 DE5102l
51-01-21-014 ¬ V.I.P Boogie RRe RR-4, VoA J-15/16 DE5102m
51-01-21-015 _| Jam With Sam RRe RR-4, VoA J-15/16 DE5102n
Medley: DE5102o
51-01-21-016 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore RRe RR-4, VoA J-13/14
51-01-21-017 2. In A Sentimental Mood RRe RR-4, VoA J-13/14
51-01-21-018 3. Mood Indigo RRe RR-4, VoA J-13/14
51-01-21-019 4. I'm Beginning To See The Light RRe RR-4, VoA J-13/14
51-01-21-020 5. Sophisticated Lady RRe RR-4, VoA J-13/14
51-01-21-021 6. Caravan RRe RR-4, VoA J-13/14
51-01-21-022 7. Solitude RRe RR-4, VoA J-13/14
51-01-21-023 8. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much RRe RR-4, VoA J-13/14
51-01-21-024 St. Louis Blues - vRN VoA JC-13 DE5102xb
51-01-21-025 Blue Skies RRe RR-4, VoA J-13/14, VoA JC-13 DE5102p
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Philadelphia, PA 23 January 1951
WFIL Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p)
Medley: DE5103a
51-01-23-001 1. Mood Indigo
51-01-23-002 2. It Don't Mean A Thing
51-01-23-003 3. Sophisticated Lady
51-01-23-004 4. In A Sentimental Mood
51-01-23-005 5. Solitude
51-01-23-006 6. Caravan
51-01-23-007 7. I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart
51-01-23-008 8. Take The "A" Train
51-01-23-009 9. I Got It Bad
51-01-23-010 10. Don't Get Around Much Anymore
51-01-23-011 11. Do Nothin' Till You Year From Me
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 09 February 1951
Concert, Shrine Auditorium
Nelson Williams, Andres Merenguito, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); 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)
51-02-09-001 Star Spangled Banner DE9059a
51-02-09-002 The Mooche DE9059b
51-02-09-003 Ring Dem Bells - vRN DE9059c
51-02-09-004 Frustration DE9059d
51-02-09-005 Coloratura DE9059e
51-02-09-006 Rose Of The Rio Grande DE9059f
51-02-09-007 Love you Madly - vBWn DE9059g
51-02-09-008 Take The "A" Train DE9059h
51-02-09-009 HARLEM DE9059i
CONTROVERSIAL SUITE
51-02-09-010 2. Later DE9059j
51-02-09-011 1. Before My Time DE9059k
51-02-09-012 Violet Blue DE9059l
51-02-09-013 Jeep Is Jumpin' DE9059m
51-02-09-014 Monologue - tkDE DE9059n
 
THE CORONETS New York City, NY 17 April 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)
51-04-17-001 M4029 Night Walk Cl(F) 1258, Me 1969, Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD-525 DE5104a
51-04-17-002 M4030 Moonlight Fiesta Me 1967, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD-525 DE5104b
51-04-17-003 M4030 Moonlight Fiesta Cl(F) 1258, Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD-525 DE5104c
51-04-17-004 M4031 She Cl(F) 1258, Me 1967, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD-525 DE5104d
51-04-17-005 M4032 The Happening Cl(F) 1258, Me 1969, Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD-525 DE5104e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 02 May 1951
ABC Telecast, unknown location
Nelson Williams, Andres Merenguito, 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)
51-05-02-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5105a
51-05-02-002 Take The "A" Train SDi 107 DE5105b
51-05-02-003 Something To Live For - vTC SDi 107 DE5105c
51-05-02-004 Caravan SDi 107 DE5105d
51-05-02-005 I Got It Bad - vALo SDi 107 DE5105e
51-05-02-006 Do Nothin' Till You Year From Me - vTC SDi 107 DE5105f
51-05-02-007 ¬ V.I.P Boogie SDi 107 DE5105g
51-05-02-008 _| Jam With Sam SDi 107 DE5105h
51-05-02-009 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5105i
UCLA catalogue entry https://search.library.ucla.edu/permalink/01UCS_LAL/17p22dp/alma99609503506533. DESS article https://ellington.se/2017/05/04/birdland-may-3-1951/ with recording of Nothin'
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 04 May 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)
51-05-04-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5121a
51-05-04-002 ¬ V.I.P Boogie Al AL-710 DE5121b
51-05-04-003 _| Jam With Sam Al AL-710 DE5121c
51-05-04-004 Frustration Al AL-710 DE5121d
51-05-04-005 Sultry Serenade Al AL-710 DE5121e
51-05-04-006 Sophisticated Lady Al AL-710 DE5121f
51-05-04-007 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5121g
51-05-04-008 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN Al AL-710 DE5121h
51-05-04-009 Air Conditioned Jungle Al AL-710 DE5121i
51-05-04-010 Coloratura Al AL-710 DE5121j
51-05-04-011 Solitude - vAH Al AL-710 DE5121k
51-05-04-012 Skin Deep Al AL-710 DE5121l
51-05-04-013 Perdido Al AL-710 DE5121m
51-05-04-014 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5121n
This session has previously been dated June 1951.
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 10 May 1951
Columbia Recording Session
Nelson Williams, Andres Merenguito, 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)
51-05-10-001 CO45814-1 Fancy Dan CBS 462987-2, CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1258, Co 39428, Co KG-33341 DE5106a
51-05-10-002 CO45815-1 The Hawk Talks CBS 462987-2, CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1258, Co 39428, Co KG-33341 DE5106b
51-05-10-003 CO45816-1 V.I.P. Boogie CBS 462987-2, CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1258, Co 39670, Co KG-33341 DE5106c
51-05-10-004 CO45817-1 Jam With Sam CBS 462987-2, CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1258, Co 39670, Co KG-33341 DE5106d
51-05-10-005 CO45818-1 Monologue - tkDE CBS 462987-2, CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1258, Co 39496, Co KG-33341 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)
51-05-18-001 M4033 Swamp Drum Cl(F) 1258, Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD-525 DE5107a
51-05-18-002 M4034 Sultry Serenade Cl(F) 1258, Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD-525 DE5107b
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
51-05-18-003 M4035 Indian Summer Cl(F) 1258, Me 1968, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD-525 DE5107c
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
51-05-18-004 M4036 Britt-And-Butter Blues Cl(F) 1258, Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD-525 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: DE5108a
51-05-19-001 1. Caravan
51-05-19-002 2. Sophisticated Lady
51-05-19-003 3. Mood Indigo - vCHO
51-05-19-004 4. It Don't Mean A Thing
51-05-19-005 5. I Got It Bad - vUF,CHO
51-05-19-006 6. I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart - vUM
51-05-19-007 7. Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vUM,UF,CHO
51-05-19-008 I Like The Wild Open Spaces - vKM,UF,CHO DE5108b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 24 May 1951
Columbia Recording Session
Nelson Williams, Andres Merenguito, 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)
51-05-24-001 CO45829-1 Ting-A-Ling CBS 462987-2, CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1258, Co DB-3618, Co KG-33341 DE5109a
51-05-24-002 CO45830-1 Eighth Veil CBS 462988-2(D), CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1258, Co 39496, Co KG-33341 DE5109b
51-05-24-003 CO45831-1 Brown Betty CBS 462988-2(D), CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1258, Co DB-3618, Co KG-33341 DE5109c
 
THE CORONETS New York City, NY 01 June 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)
51-06-01-001 M4037 The Nearness Of You - vNO DE5110a
51-06-01-002 M4038 More Than You Know - vNO DE5110b
51-06-01-003 M4039 Caravan Cl(F) 1282, Me 1968, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD-525 DE5110c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cedar Grove, NJ 05 June 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)
51-06-05-001 Happy Go Lucky Local VoA POD-43/POD-44 DE5111a
51-06-05-002 Love You Madly - vNO DE5111b
51-06-05-003 Mood Indigo DE5111c
51-06-05-004 Ting-A-Ling VoA POD-43/POD-44 DE5111d
51-06-05-005 Danny Boy - vAH VoA POD-43/POD-44 DE5111e
51-06-05-006 Rockin' In Rhythm DE5111f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cedar Grove, NJ 06 June 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)
51-06-06-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DRC DE-2 DE5112a
51-06-06-002 THE TATTOOED BRIDE DRC DE-2 DE5112b
51-06-06-003 Indian Summer DRC DE-2, SR 202 DE5112c
51-06-06-004 Love You Madly - vNO DRC DE-2 DE5112d
51-06-06-005 Moonlight Fiesta DRC DE-2 DE5112r
51-06-06-006 All Day Long DRC DE-2 DE5112f
51-06-06-007 I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart - vAH DRC DE-2 DE5112g
51-06-06-008 The Hawk Talks DRC DE-2 DE5112h
51-06-06-009 Take The "A" Train DRC DE-2 DE5112i
51-06-06-010 Gotta Go DRC DE-2 DE5112j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cedar Grove, NJ 07 June 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)
51-06-07-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5113a
51-06-07-002 Midriff SR 202 DE5113b
51-06-07-003 Sophisticated Lady DE5113c
51-06-07-004 Love You Madly - vNO DE5113d
51-06-07-005 The Hawk Talks DE5113e
51-06-07-006 Solitude - vAH DE5113f
51-06-07-007 All Day Long MDD 006, SR 202 DE5113g
51-06-07-008 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN MJ MJCD-1153 DE5113h
51-06-07-009 Gotta Go DE5113i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cedar Grove, NJ 08 June 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)
51-06-08-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5114a
51-06-08-002 How High The Moon DE5114b
51-06-08-003 Brown Betty DE5114c
51-06-08-004 S'posin' - vAH DE5114d
51-06-08-005 Frustration DE5114e
51-06-08-006 St. Louis Blues - vRN DE5114f
51-06-08-007 Primping At The Prom DE5114g
51-06-08-008 Swamp Drum DE5114h
51-06-08-009 Perdido DE5114i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS RHYTHM Cedar Grove, NJ 09 June 1951
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Ballroom
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d)
51-06-09-001 I Can't Get Started 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)
51-06-09-002 Primping At The Prom DRC DE-2, MJ MJCD-1153 DE5115b
51-06-09-003 Later DRC DE-2d DE5115c
51-06-09-004 Unidentified DRC DE-2d DE5115d
51-06-09-005 Take The "A" Train DRC DE-2d DE5115e
Duke Ellington(p) solo)
51-06-09-006 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' DRC DE-2d DE5115f
As before
51-06-09-007 Harlem Air-Shaft DE5115g
51-06-09-008 Night Walk SR 202 DE5115h
51-06-09-009 Love You Madly - vNO DE5115i
51-06-09-010 Sultry Serenade DE5115j
51-06-09-011 Ol' Man River - vAH DE5115k
51-06-09-012 Things Ain't What They Used To Be SR 202 DE5115l
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cedar Grove, NJ 10 June 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)
51-06-10-001 Warm Valley VoA POD-43/POD-44 DE5116a
51-06-10-002 Flamingo - vAH DE5116b
51-06-10-003 Tea For Two ST 109, VoA POD-43/POD-44 DE5116c
51-06-10-004 Eighth Veil VoA POD-43/POD-44 DE5116d
51-06-10-005 Love You Madly - vNO DE5116e
51-06-10-006 Blue Lou DE5116f
51-06-10-007 Creole Love Call DE5116g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cedar Grove, NJ 11 June 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)
51-06-11-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5117a
51-06-11-002 ¬ V.I.P Boogie DE5117b
51-06-11-003 _| Jam With Sam DE5117c
51-06-11-004 Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vAH DE5117d
51-06-11-005 Sultry Serenade DE5117r
51-06-11-006 Duet DE5117f
51-06-11-007 Love You Madly - vNO DE5117g
51-06-11-008 The Hawk Talks DE5117h
51-06-11-009 The Happening SR 202 DE5117i
51-06-11-010 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)
51-06-15-001 All Day Long VoA POD-41/POD-42 DE5118a
51-06-15-002 Sophisticated Lady VoA POD-41/POD-42 DE5118b
51-06-15-003 The Hawk Talks VoA POD-41/POD-42 DE5118c
51-06-15-004 Midriff VoA POD-41/POD-42 DE5118d
51-06-15-005 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN VoA POD-41/POD-42 DE5118r
51-06-15-006 Caravan VoA POD-41/POD-42 DE5118f
 
THE CORONETS New York City, NY 19 June 1951
Mercer recording session
Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Willie Smith(as); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d)
51-06-19-001 M4040 Alternate Cl(F) 1282, Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD-525 DE5119a
51-06-19-002 M4041 Hoppin' John Cl(F) 1282, Me 1973, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD-525 DE5119b
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
51-06-19-003 M4042 Jumpin' With Symphony Sid Cl(F) 1282, Me 1973, Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD-525 DE5119c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 23 June 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)
51-06-23-001 Jumpin' With Symphony Sid DE5120a
51-06-23-002 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5120b
51-06-23-003 Fancy Dan SDi 107 DE5120c
51-06-23-004 The Hawk Talks SDi 107 DE5120d
51-06-23-005 Swamp Drum SDi 107 DE5120r
51-06-23-006 Rockin' In Rhythm SDi 107 DE5120f
51-06-23-007 Happy Birthday To You DE5120g
51-06-23-008 THE TATTOOED BRIDE SDi 107 DE5120h
51-06-23-009 Caravan DE5120i
51-06-23-010 All Day Long DE5120j
51-06-23-011 Ol' Man River - vAH DE5120k
51-06-23-012 Harlem Air-Shaft SR 202 DE5120l
51-06-23-013 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DE5120m
51-06-23-014 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5120n
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 28 June 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)
51-06-28-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) SoP P-575 DE5124a
51-06-28-002 Fancy Dan Du KLJ-20034, Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†, P30 02, SoP P-575 DE5124b
51-06-28-003 The Hawk Talks Du KLJ-20034, Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†, P30 02, SoP P-575 DE5124c
51-06-28-004 Ol' Man River - vAH Du KLJ-20034, Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†, P30 02, SoP P-575 DE5124d
51-06-28-005 C-Jam Blues Du KLJ-20034, Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†, SoP P-575 DE5124e
51-06-28-006 Caravan Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R† DE5124f
51-06-28-007 Mood Indigo Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R† DE5124g
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
51-06-28-008 Blues No. 04 Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R† DE5124h
Billy Strayhorn out
51-06-28-009 Tea For Two Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R† DE5124i
Duke Ellington(tk); Jimmy Hamilton, Russell Procope(cl); Harry Carnet(bcl)
51-06-28-010 Monologue Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R† DE5124j
As before
51-06-28-011 Duet Gt GRC-2873†, Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R† DE5124k
51-06-28-012 ¬ V.I.P Boogie Gt GRC-2873†, Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R† DE5124l
51-06-28-013 _| Jam With Sam Gt GRC-2873†, Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R† DE5124m
51-06-28-014 Primping At The Prom Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†
51-06-28-015 Moonlight Fiesta Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†
51-06-28-016 Sophisticated Lady Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†
This session was originally thought to have taken place on 19 August 1951 but subsequent opinion is that it actually took place as noted
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 30 June 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)
51-06-30-001 Jumpin' With Symphony Sid DE5122a
51-06-30-002 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5122b
51-06-30-003 Midriff DE5122c
51-06-30-004 Warm Valley SR 202 DE5122d
51-06-30-005 Eighth Veil DE5122e
51-06-30-006 The Hawk Talks DE5122f
51-06-30-007 Flamingo - vAH DE5122g
51-06-30-008 Boy Meets Horn SR 202 DE5122h
51-06-30-009 How High The Moon DE5122i
51-06-30-010 Mood Indigo DE5122j
51-06-30-011 Love You Madly - vNO SR 202 DE5122k
51-06-30-012 Fancy Dan DE5122l
51-06-30-013 ¬ Diminuendo In Blue SR 202 DE5122m
51-06-30-014  | Wailing Interval SR 202 DE5122n
51-06-30-015 _| Crescendo In Blue SR 202 DE5122o
51-06-30-016 ¬ Take The "A" Train (theme) SR 202 DE5122p
51-06-30-017 _| Jumpin' With Symphony Sid DE5122q
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 07 August 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)
51-08-07-001 CO47018- Deep Night Nw RP2061, UtD 2004(D) DE5123a
51-08-07-002 CO47018-1 Deep Night CBS 462988-2(D), CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1282, Co 39545, Co CG-33961(D) DE5123b
51-08-07-003 CO47019- Please be Kind Nw RP2061, UtD 2004(D) DE5123c
51-08-07-004 CO47019-1 Please be Kind CBS 462988-2(D), CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1282, Co 39545, Co CG-33961(D) DE5123d
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
51-08-07-005 CO47020- Smada Nw RP2061, UtD 2004(D) DE5123e
51-08-07-006 CO47020-1 Smada CBS 462988-2(D), CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1282, Co CG-33961(D), Ok 6911 DE5123f
51-08-07-007 CO47021- Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note DE5123xa
51-08-07-008 CO47021- Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note DE5123xb
51-08-07-009 CO47021- Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note UtD 2004(D) DE5123g
51-08-07-010 CO47021-1 Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note CBS 462988-2(D), CBS 66607(D), Co 39942, Co CG-33961(D) DE5123h
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
51-08-07-011 CO47022- Don't Take My Love DE5123i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH RAY BLOCK AND HIS ORCHESTRA unknown location USA probably late 1951
Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p) with Ray Block and His Orchestra
51-10-00-001 Sophisticated Lady DE5125a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS RHYTHM unknown location USA probably late 1951
Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p,tk); n/k(sb); n/k(d)
51-11-00-001 I'm Beginning To See The Light DE5126a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 07 December 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)
51-12-07-001 HARLEM DE5127a
51-12-07-002 HARLEM DE5127b
51-12-07-003 HARLEM DE5127c
51-12-07-004 HARLEM Co CK-40836* DE5127d
51-12-07-005 HARLEM Cl(F) 1282, Co CK-40836, Co ML-4639, UA NUA-7(D) DE5127e
51-12-07-006 HARLEM DE5127f
51-12-07-007 HARLEM UtD 2005(D) DE5127g
Ray Nance out. Add Dick Vance(t)
51-12-07-008 Bensonality UtD 2004(D) DE5127h
51-12-07-009 Bensonality CBS 462988-2(D), CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1282, Co 39712, Co CG-33961(D) DE5127i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 11 December 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)
51-12-11-001 CO47267- Blues At Sundown - vLO UtD 2004(D) DE5128a
51-12-11-002 CO47267-1 Blues At Sundown - vLO CBS 462988-2(D), CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1282, Co 39712, Co CG-33961(D) DE5128b
51-12-11-003 CO47268-1 Duet CBS 462988-2(D), CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1282, Co CG-33961(D) DE5128c
CO47269-2 CONTROVERSIAL SUITE
51-12-11-004 1. Before My Time UtD 2005(D) DE5128d
51-12-11-005 2. Later UtD 2005(D) DE5128e
CO47269-3 CONTROVERSIAL SUITE
51-12-11-006 1. Before My Time CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1282, Co CG-40836, Co CL-830, UA NUA-7(D) DE5128f
51-12-11-007 2. Later CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1282, Co CG-40836, Co CL-830, UA NUA-7(D) DE5128g
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
51-12-11-008 CO47270-6 Azalea - vLO CBS 462988-2(D), CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1282, UtD 2004(D) DE5128h
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
51-12-11-009 CO47271- Vagabonds UtD 2004(D) DE5128i
51-12-11-010 CO47271-6 Vagabonds CBS 462988-2(D), CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1282, FMRS FM-4001/02† DE5128j
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
51-12-11-011 CO47272- Something To Live For - vLO CBS 462988-2(D), CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1282, UtD 2004(D) 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)
51-12-32-001 Take The "A" Train DE5129a
 
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)
52-01-06-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) SK 1952-FA DE5202a
52-01-06-002 Eighth Veil P30 02, SK 1952-FA DE5202b
52-01-06-003 Duet P30 02, SK 1952-FA DE5202c
52-01-06-004 Mood Indigo P30 02, SK 1952-FA DE5202d
52-01-06-005 Rockin' In Rhythm P30 02, SK 1952-FA DE5202e
52-01-06-006 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)
52-02-29-001 CO48377 Skin Deep Cl(F) 1350, Co CK-40836, Co CK-87066, Co CL-830, Co ML-4639 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)
52-03-14-001 Caravan Cm CA-3038, Cm CA-3043 DE5203a
52-03-14-002 ¬ V.I.P Boogie Cm CA-3043 DE5203b
52-03-14-003 _| Jam With Sam Cm CA-3043 DE5203c
52-03-14-004 Sophisticated Lady Cm CA-3038, Cm CA-3043 DE5203d
52-03-14-005 Mood Indigo Cm CA-3043 DE5203e
52-03-14-006 The Hawk Talks Cm CA-3038, Cm CA-3043 DE5203f
52-03-14-007 The Mooche Cm CA-3043 DE5203g
52-03-14-008 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)
52-03-18-001 Primping At The Prom Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T) DE5204a
52-03-18-002 Johnny Come Lately Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T), SR 201 DE5204b
52-03-18-003 Moonstone Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T), SR 201 DE5204c
52-03-18-004 Time On My Hands Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T), Fk FJ-2968(D), Sk 502(D) DE5204d
52-03-18-005 Margie Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T), SR 201 DE5204e
52-03-18-006 Chelsea Bridge Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T), Fk FJ-2968(D), SR 201 DE5204f
52-03-18-007 Midriff Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T) DE5204g
52-03-18-008 Bensonality Fk FJ-2968(D), Sk 502(D) DE5204h
52-03-18-009 THE TATTOOED BRIDE Fk FJ-2968(D), Su 501(D) DE5204i
52-03-18-010 Just Squeeze Me - vRN DE5204j
52-03-18-011 Once There Lived A Fool - vJG Sk 502(D) DE5204k
52-03-18-012 Blues At Sundown - vJG SR 201 DE5204l
52-03-18-013 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG DE5204m
52-03-18-014 Cotton Tail Fk FJ-2968(D), Sk 502(D) DE5204n
52-03-18-015 Mood Indigo Fk FJ-2968(D), Su 501(D) DE5204o
52-03-18-016 Caravan Fk FJ-2968(D), Sk 502(D) DE5204p
52-03-18-017 Moonlight Fiesta SR 201 DE5204q
52-03-18-018 Love You Madly - vBR Fk FJ-2968(D), Sk 502(D) DE5204r
52-03-18-019 I Got It Bad - vBR DE5204s
52-03-18-020 Take The "A" Train - vBR DE5204t
52-03-18-021 Deep Purple - vBR DE5204u
52-03-18-022 Lady Of The Lavender Mist Fk FJ-2968(D), Sk 502(D) DE5204v
52-03-18-023 How High The Moon Fk FJ-2968(D), Sk 502(D) DE5204w
52-03-18-024 On The Sunny Side Of The Street - vBR Fk FJ-2968(D), Sk 502(D) DE5204x
52-03-18-025 Fancy Dan DE5204y
52-03-18-026 One O'Clock Jump SR 201 DE5204z
52-03-18-027 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)
52-03-22-001 Solitude - vJG DE5205a
52-03-22-002 Blues At Sundown - vJG He CD-92/93 DE5205b
52-03-22-003 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG He CD-92/93 DE5205c
52-03-22-004 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN Fk FJ-2968(D), He CD-92/93, Su 501(D) DE5205d
52-03-22-005 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5205xa
52-03-22-006 Fancy Dan Fk FJ-2968(D), He CD-92/93, Su 501(D) DE5205e
52-03-22-007 The Hawk Talks He CD-92/93 DE5205f
52-03-22-008 Tenderly He CD-92/93, SR 201 DE5205g
52-03-22-009 Frustration He CD-92/93 DE5205h
52-03-22-010 Tea For Two Fk FJ-2968(D), He CD-92/93, Su 502 DE5205i
52-03-22-011 Deep Purple Fk FJ-2968(D), He CD-92/93, Su 502 DE5205j
52-03-22-012 Caravan Fk FJ-2968(D), He CD-92/93 DE5205k
52-03-22-013 Warm Valley He CD-92/93 DE5205l
52-03-22-014 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart He CD-92/93 DE5205m
52-03-22-015 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN He CD-92/93 DE5205n
52-03-22-016 Take The "A" Train Fk FJ-2968(D), He CD-92/93, Su 501(D) DE5205o
52-03-22-017 Sophisticated Lady He CD-92/93 DE5205p
52-03-22-018 Don't Worry 'Bout Me Fk FJ-2968(D), Su 502 DE5205q
52-03-22-019 Perdido He CD-92/93 DE5205r
52-03-22-020 Jeep Is Jumpin' He CD-92/93, SR 201 DE5205s
52-03-22-021 Mood Indigo He CD-92/93 DE5205t
52-03-22-022 How High The Moon Fk FJ-2968(D), He CD-92/93 DE5205u
Duke Ellington(tk); Jimmy Hamilton, Russell Procope(cl); Harry Carney(bcl)
52-03-22-023 Monologue He CD-92/93 DE5205v
As before
52-03-22-024 Duet He CD-92/93 DE5205w
52-03-22-025 Skin Deep He CD-92/93 DE5205x
Duke Ellington(p)
52-03-22-026 Black Beauty SR 201 DE5205y
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb)
52-03-22-027 Dancers In Love He CD-92/93 DE5205z
As before
52-03-22-028 THE TATTOOED BRIDE He CD-92/93 DE5205aa
52-03-22-029 Flamingo - vJG DE5205ab
52-03-22-030 Blue Skies Fk FJ-2968(D), He CD-92/93, Su 502 DE5205ac
52-03-22-031 Take The "A" Train He CD-92/93 DE5205ad
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Portland, OR 24 March 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)
52-03-24-001 The Hawk Talks Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T) DE5201a
52-03-24-002 Frustration Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T) DE5201b
52-03-24-003 Sultry Serenade Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T) DE5201c
52-03-24-004 Sophisticated Lady Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T) DE5201d
52-03-24-005 Perdido Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T) DE5201e
52-03-24-006 I Got It Bad - vBR Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T) DE5201f
52-03-24-007 HARLEM Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T) DE5201g
52-03-24-008 Take The "A" Train (theme) Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T) DE5201h
52-03-24-009 ¬ V.I.P Boogie Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T) DE5201i
52-03-24-010 _| Jam With Sam Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T) DE5201j
52-03-24-011 Monologue - tkDE Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T) DE5201k
52-03-24-012 Blues At Sundown - vJG Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T) DE5201l
52-03-24-013 Fancy Dan DE5201m
52-03-24-014 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG DE5201xa
52-03-24-015 Once There Lived A Fool - vJG DE5201xb
52-03-24-016 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T) DE5201n
52-03-24-017 Basin Street Blues - vRN Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T), SR 201 DE5201o
52-03-24-018 Skin Deep Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T) DE5201p
Medley: Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T) DE5201q
52-03-24-019 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore
52-03-24-020 2. In A Sentimental Mood
52-03-24-021 3. Mood Indigo
52-03-24-022 4. I'm Beginning To See The Light
52-03-24-023 5. Prelude To A Kiss
52-03-24-024 6. It Don't Mean A Thing
52-03-24-025 7. Solitude
52-03-24-026 8. Don't Get Around Much
52-03-24-027 9. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much
Many discographies list this as 05 January 1952, Metropolitan Opera House, New York City. An article on TDWAW explains why this is unlikely and is the source of the date and location here.
 
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)
52-03-25-001 Caravan Cl(F) 1320(D)(MB), RCA LJM-1002, RCA-B 07863-66531-2 DE5206a
52-03-25-002 The Mooche DE5206b
Medley: DE5206c
52-03-25-003 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore Cl(F) 1320(D)(MB), RCA LJM-1002, RCA-B 07863-66531-2
52-03-25-004 2. In A Sentimental Mood Cl(F) 1320(D)(MB), RCA LJM-1002, RCA-B 07863-66531-2
52-03-25-005 3. Mood Indigo Cl(F) 1320(D)(MB), RCA LJM-1002, RCA-B 07863-66531-2
52-03-25-006 4. I'm Beginning To See The Light Cl(F) 1320(D)(MB), RCA LJM-1002, RCA-B 07863-66531-2
52-03-25-007 5. Prelude To A Kiss Cl(F) 1320(D)(MB), RCA LJM-1002, RCA-B 07863-66531-2
52-03-25-008 6. It Don't Mean A Thing Cl(F) 1320(D)(MB), RCA LJM-1002, RCA-B 07863-66531-2
52-03-25-009 7. Solitude Cl(F) 1320(D)(MB), RCA LJM-1002, RCA-B 07863-66531-2
52-03-25-010 8. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much Cl(F) 1320(D)(MB), RCA LJM-1002, RCA-B 07863-66531-2
52-03-25-011 HARLEM Cl(F) 1320(D)(MB), RCA LJM-1002, RCA-B 07863-66531-2 DE5206d
52-03-25-012 Take The "A" Train DE5206e
52-03-25-013 THE TATTOOED BRIDE DE5206f
52-03-25-014 Sophisticated Lady Cl(F) 1320(D)(MB), RCA LJM-1002, RCA-B 07863-66531-2 DE5206g
52-03-25-015 Frustration DE5206h
52-03-25-016 Sultry Serenade Cl(F) 1320(D)(MB), RCA LJM-1002, RCA-B 07863-66531-2 DE5206i
52-03-25-017 How High The Moon DE5206j
52-03-25-018 Perdido Cl(F) 1320(D)(MB), RCA LJM-1002, RCA-B 07863-66531-2 DE5206k
52-03-25-019 I Got It Bad - vBR DE5206l
52-03-25-020 The Hawk Talks Cl(F) 1320(D)(MB), RCA LJM-1002, RCA-B 07863-66531-2 DE5206m
52-03-25-021 Blue Skies DE5206n
52-03-25-022 Skin Deep Cl(F) 1320(D)(MB), RCA LJM-1002, RCA-B 07863-66531-2 DE5206o
52-03-25-023 Jam With Sam Cl(F) 1320(D)(MB), RCA LJM-1002, RCA-B 07863-66531-2 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)
52-03-33-001 I Love My Lovin' Lover - vBR DE5207a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Yakima, WA 29 April 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)
52-04-29-001 Phalanges Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T), SR 201 DE5208a
52-04-29-002 V.I.P. Boogie Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T) DE5208b
52-04-29-003 Solitude - vJG Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T), Fk FJ-2968(D), Su 501(D) DE5208c
52-04-29-004 Summertime - vJG Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T), Sk 502(D) DE5208d
52-04-29-005 My Little Brown Book - vJG Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T) DE5208e
52-04-29-006 Ballin' The Blues - vJG Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T), SR 201 DE5208f
52-04-29-007 The Hawk Talks Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T) DE5208g
52-04-29-008 Take The "A" Train Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T) DE5208h
52-04-29-009 Happy Birthday To You Acr ACTRCD9033(MB)(S)(T), Fk FJ-2968(D), Su 501(D) DE5208i
52-04-29-010 Ting-A-Ling Acr ACTRCD9033-(CD3)(MB)(S)(T), SR 201 DE5208j
52-04-29-011 Sophisticated Lady Acr ACTRCD9033-(CD3)(MB)(S)(T), Fk FJ-2968(D), Su 501(D) DE5208k
52-04-29-012 C-Jam Blues Acr ACTRCD9033-(CD3)(MB)(S)(T), Fk FJ-2968(D), Su 501(D) DE5208l
52-04-29-013 Passion Flower Acr ACTRCD9033-(CD3)(MB)(S)(T), JG 1004(D) 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)
52-05-00-001 I Love My Lovin' Lover - vBR DE5209a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 30 June 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)
52-06-30-001 CO47482 I Love My Lovin' Lover - vBR CBS 462988-2(D), CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1320(D)(MB), UtD 2004(D) DE5210a
52-06-30-002 CO47482 I Love My Lovin' Lover - vBR Co CG-33961(D) 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)
52-06-30-003 CO47483-1 Come On Home - vJG CBS 462988-2(D), CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1320(D)(MB), Co CG-33961(D), Ok 6911 DE5210c
52-06-30-004 CO48343 Take The "A" Train - vBR Cl(F) 1320(D)(MB), Co CK-40836, Co CK-66372, Co CL-830, Co ML-4639 DE5210d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 01 July 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)
52-07-01-001 CO48344 The Mooche Cl(F) 1320(D)(MB), Co CK-40836, Co CL-830, Co ML-4639 DE5211a
52-07-01-002 CO48345 Perdido Cl(F) 1350, Co CK-40836, Co CL-830, Co ML-4639 DE5211b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND JIMMY GRISSOM Chicago, IL 25 July 1952
Columbia Recording Session
Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Grissom(v)
52-07-25-001 She DE5212a
52-07-25-002 She DE5212b
52-07-25-003 She DE5212c
52-07-25-004 She DE5212d
52-07-25-005 She - vJG DE5212e
52-07-25-006 She - vJG DE5212f
52-07-25-007 Weatherman - vJG DE5212g
52-07-25-008 She Didn't Have Much To Say - vJG DE5212h
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Jimmy Grissom(v)
52-07-25-009 Happy Go Lucky Local - vJG DE5212i
Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Grissom(v)
52-07-25-010 She - vJG DE5212j
52-07-25-011 She - vJG DE5212k
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 30 July 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)
52-07-30-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) Ai 4(D), Can CCD-79557(D) DE5213a
52-07-30-002 Bensonality Ai 4(D), Can CCD-79557(D) DE5213b
52-07-30-003 All Of Me - vBR Ai 4(D), Can CCD-79557(D) DE5213c
52-07-30-004 Bakiff Ai 4(D), Can CCD-79557(D) DE5213d
52-07-30-005 The Hawk Talks Ai 4(D), Can CCD-79557(D) DE5213e
52-07-30-006 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG Ai 4(D), Can CCD-79557(D) DE5213f
52-07-30-007 ¬ V.I.P Boogie Ai 4(D), Can CCD-79557(D) DE5213g
52-07-30-008 _| Jam With Sam Ai 4(D), Can CCD-79557(D) DE5213h
52-07-30-009 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN Ai 4(D), Can CCD-79557(D) DE5213i
52-07-30-010 Mood Indigo Ai 4(D), Can CCD-79557(D) DE5213j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 02 August 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)
52-08-02-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5214a
52-08-02-002 Smada DE5214b
52-08-02-003 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG DE5214c
52-08-02-004 Jam With Sam DE5214d
52-08-02-005 Just Squeeze Me - vRN DE5214e
52-08-02-006 Cotton Tail DE5214f
52-08-02-007 Take The "A" Train DE5214g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 06 August 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)
52-08-06-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) CR CACD-1010 DE5215a
52-08-06-002 Eighth Veil CR CACD-1010 DE5215b
52-08-06-003 How High The Moon CR CACD-1010 DE5215c
52-08-06-004 Solitude CR CACD-1010 DE5215d
52-08-06-005 Duet CR CACD-1010 DE5215e
52-08-06-006 Take The "A" Train - vBR CR CACD-1010, Ro RR-1302 DE5215f
52-08-06-007 Caravan CR CACD-1010 DE5215g
52-08-06-008 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart CR CACD-1010 DE5215h
52-08-06-009 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN CR CACD-1010 DE5215i
52-08-06-010 Jam With Sam CR CACD-1010 DE5215j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 13 August 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)
52-08-13-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) Ai 4(D), Can CCD-79557(D) DE5216a
52-08-13-002 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN Ai 4(D), Can CCD-79557(D) DE5216b
52-08-13-003 Ting-A-Ling Ai 4(D), Can CCD-79557(D) DE5216c
52-08-13-004 Flamingo - vJG Ai 4(D), Can CCD-79557(D) DE5216d
52-08-13-005 Rockin' In Rhythm Ai 4(D), Can CCD-79557(D) DE5216e
52-08-13-006 Sophisticated Lady Ai 4(D), Can CCD-79557(D) DE5216f
52-08-13-007 Take The "A" Train - vBR Ai 4(D), Can CCD-79557(D) DE5216g
52-08-13-008 Flying Home Ai 4(D), Can CCD-79557(D) 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)
52-09-00-001 Ko-Ko VoA YDP-77 DE5217a
52-09-00-002 Mood Indigo VoA YDP-77 DE5217b
52-09-00-003 V.I.P. Boogie VoA YDP-77 DE5217c
52-09-00-004 Jam With Sam VoA YDP-77 DE5217d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 27 September 1952
ABC Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p)
52-09-27-001 Mood Indigo DE5218a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP Same session
Harry Carney(bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louie Bellson(d)
52-09-27-002 ¬ Caravan DE5218b
52-09-27-003 _| Sophisticated Lady 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)
52-10-00-001 Perdido DE5219a
52-10-00-002 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG DE5219b
52-10-00-003 Take The "A" Train - vBR DE5219c
52-10-00-004 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart DE5219d
52-10-00-005 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN DE5219e
52-10-00-006 Skin Deep DE5219f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 08 November 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)
52-11-08-001 CO48640 Ballin' The Blues - vJG CBS 462988-2(D), CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1350, UtD 2006 DE5220b
52-11-08-002 CO48641 Body And Soul - vBR CBS 462988-2(D), CBS 66607(D), Cl(F) 1350, UtD 2006 DE5220c
52-11-08-003 C-Jam Blues - vBR DE5220d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 14 November 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)
52-11-14-001 Star Spangled Banner FDC 1005 DE5221a
52-11-14-002 The Mooche FDC 1005 DE5221b
52-11-14-003 How High The Moon FDC 1005 DE5221c
52-11-14-004 THE TATTOOED BRIDE FDC 1006 DE5221d
52-11-14-005 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5221e
52-11-14-006 Lullaby Of Birdland FDC 1005 DE5221f
52-11-14-007 The Hawk Talks FDC 1005 DE5221g
52-11-14-008 Monologue - tkDE DE5221h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 14 November 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)
52-11-14-009 Star Spangled Banner DE5222a
52-11-14-010 The Mooche DE5222b
52-11-14-011 How High The Moon DE5222c
52-11-14-012 THE TATTOOED BRIDE DE5222d
52-11-14-013 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5222e
52-11-14-014 The Hawk Talks DE5222f
Add DGi(t)
52-11-14-015 Body And Soul FDC 1006 DE5222g
DGi out
52-11-14-016 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5222h
52-11-14-017 Lullaby Of Birdland DE5222i
52-11-14-018 Monologue - tkDE DE5222j
52-11-14-019 V.I.P. Boogie DE5222k
52-11-14-020 Jam With Sam DE5222l
52-11-14-021 Skin Deep DE5222m
Medley: DE5222n
52-11-14-022 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore FDC 1006
52-11-14-023 2. In A Sentimental Mood FDC 1006
52-11-14-024 3. Mood Indigo FDC 1006
52-11-14-025 4. I'm Beginning To See The Light FDC 1006
52-11-14-026 5. Sophisticated Lady FDC 1006
52-11-14-027 6. Caravan FDC 1006
52-11-14-028 7. It Don't Mean A Thing FDC 1006
52-11-14-029 8. Solitude FDC 1006
52-11-14-030 9. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much FDC 1006
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 20 November 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)
52-11-20-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) JU JUCD-2036 DE5223a
52-11-20-002 The Mooche JU JUCD-2036 DE5223b
52-11-20-003 How High The Moon JU JUCD-2036 DE5223c
52-11-20-004 THE TATTOOED BRIDE JU JUCD-2036 DE5223d
52-11-20-005 Solitude - vJG JU JUCD-2036 DE5223e
52-11-20-006 Lullaby Of Birdland JU JUCD-2036 DE5223f
52-11-20-007 Take The "A" Train (theme) JU JUCD-2036 DE5223g
52-11-20-008 Lullaby Of Birdland JU JUCD-2036 DE5223h
52-11-20-009 Take The "A" Train - vBR JU JUCD-2036 DE5223i
52-11-20-010 Perdido JU JUCD-2036 DE5223j
52-11-20-011 Monologue - tkDE JU JUCD-2036 DE5223k
52-11-20-012 Things Ain't What They Used To Be JU JUCD-2036 DE5223l
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 22 November 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)
52-11-22-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5224a
52-11-22-002 Smada DE5224b
52-11-22-003 Rockin' In Rhythm DE5224c
52-11-22-004 Flamingo - vJG DE5224d
52-11-22-005 Bensonality DE5224e
52-11-22-006 All Of Me - vBR DE5224f
52-11-22-007 Bakiff DE5224g
52-11-22-008 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN DE5224h
52-11-22-009 Jam With Sam DE5224i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 24 November 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)
52-11-24-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) JU JUCD-2036 DE5225a
52-11-24-002 Caravan JU JUCD-2036 DE5225b
52-11-24-003 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG JU JUCD-2036 DE5225c
52-11-24-004 C-Jam Blues JU JUCD-2036 DE5225d
52-11-24-005 Creole Love Call JU JUCD-2036 DE5225e
52-11-24-006 Just Squeeze Me - vRN JU JUCD-2036 DE5225f
52-11-24-007 Take The "A" Train - vBR JU JUCD-2036 DE5225g
52-11-24-008 Lullaby Of Birdland JU JUCD-2036 DE5225h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 26 November 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)
52-11-26-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5226a
52-11-26-002 Warm Valley MJ MJCD-1153 DE5226b
52-11-26-003 Harlem Air-Shaft DE5226c
52-11-26-004 Strange Feeling - vJG DE5226d
52-11-26-005 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN DE5226e
52-11-26-006 I Got It Bad - vBR DE5226f
52-11-26-007 V.I.P. Boogie DE5226g
52-11-26-008 Jam With Sam 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)
52-11-28-001 Lullaby Of Birdland DE5227a
52-11-28-002 Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note DE5227b
52-11-28-003 Ko-Ko DE5227c
52-11-28-004 My Little Brown Book - vJG DE5227d
52-11-28-005 Cotton Tail DE5227e
52-11-28-006 Smada DE5227f
52-11-28-007 Honeysuckle Rose DE5227g
52-11-28-008 Take The "A" Train (theme) 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)
52-11-30-001 Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note DE5228a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 22 December 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)
52-12-22-001 CCO5397 Primping At The Prom CBS 462988-2(D), CBS 62993, CBS 66607(D), Co CG-33961(D), Co PE-7 DE5229a
52-12-22-002 CCO5398 The Vulture Song - vJG CBS 39942, CBS 462988-2(D), CBS 66607(D) DE5229b
52-12-22-003 CCO5399 Follow Me - vJG CBS 462988-2(D), CBS 66607(D), Co CG-33961(D) DE5229c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP Winnetka, IL 29 December 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)
52-12-29-001 How High The Moon LLR XCTV-7208/9 DE5230a
52-12-29-002 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG LLR XCTV-7208/9 DE5230b
52-12-29-003 Follow Me - vJG LLR XCTV-7208/9 DE5230c
52-12-29-004 Solitude - vJG LLR XCTV-7208/9 DE5230d
52-12-29-005 Monologue - tkDE LLR XCTV-7208/9 DE5230e
52-12-29-006 Basin Street Blues - vRN LLR XCTV-7208/9 DE5230f
52-12-29-007 Pitter Panther Patter LLR XCTV-7208/9 DE5230g
52-12-29-008 New York City Blues\Sophisticated Lady LLR XCTV-7208/9 DE5230h
52-12-29-009 Sophisticated Lady LLR XCTV-7208/9 DE5230i
52-12-29-010 Tangerine - vRN LLR XCTV-7208/9 DE5230j
52-12-29-011 Tea For Two LLR XCTV-7208/9 DE5230k
52-12-29-012 Tenderly LLR XCTV-7208/9 DE5230l
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 31 December 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)
52-12-31-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5231a
52-12-31-002 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart DE5231b
52-12-31-003 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN DE5231c
52-12-31-004 Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note DE5231d
52-12-31-005 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DE5231e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON unknown location, USA probably 1952/53
Broadcast,
Duke Ellington(tk)
53-00-00-001 Duke Ellington Message 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)
53-01-01-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5301a
53-01-01-002 Fancy Dan DE5301b
53-01-01-003 My Little Brown Book - vJG DE5301c
53-01-01-004 Bensonality DE5301d
53-01-01-005 The Hawk Talks DE5301e
53-01-01-006 Creole Love Call DE5301f
53-01-01-007 All Of Me - vBR DE5301g
53-01-01-008 Smada DE5301h
53-01-01-009 How High The Moon DE5301i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Boston, MA 26 January 1953
WLAW Le Jazz Hot Broadcast
Duke Ellington, Nat Hentoff(tk)
53-01-26-001 Interview by Nat Hentoff
 
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); Charles Mingus(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
53-01-30-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5302a
53-01-30-002 Summertime DE5302b
53-01-30-003 Come On Home - vJG DE5302c
53-01-30-004 The Hawk Talks (YT) MDD 010 DE5302d
53-01-30-005 Bakiff DE5302e
53-01-30-006 Take The "A" Train - vBR DE5302f
53-01-30-007 Monologue - tkDE DE5302g
53-01-30-008 Rockin' In Rhythm DE5302h
53-01-30-009 Smada DE5302i
53-01-30-010 Take The "A" Train (theme) 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)
53-02-01-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5303a
53-02-01-002 Monologue - tkDE DE5303b
53-02-01-003 Mood Indigo 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); Charles Mingus(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
53-02-02-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5304a
53-02-02-002 Caravan DE5304b
53-02-02-003 Smada MDD 010 DE5304c
53-02-02-004 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG DE5304d
53-02-02-005 The Mooche DE5304e
53-02-02-006 How High The Moon MDD 010 DE5304f
53-02-02-007 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5304g
53-02-02-008 Caravan DE5304h
53-02-02-009 Love You Madly - vBR MDD 010 DE5304i
53-02-02-010 V.I.P. Boogie DE5304j
53-02-02-011 Jam With Sam DE5304k
53-02-02-012 St. Louis Blues - vRN MDD 010 DE5304l
53-02-02-013 Things Ain't What They Used To Be MDD 010 DE5304m
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH THE CARL HOFF ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 04 February 1953
NBC Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p); Patti Page(v) with the Carl Hoff Orchestra
Medley: DE5308a
53-02-04-001 1. In A Sentimental Mood
53-02-04-002 2. Mood Indigo
53-02-04-003 3. Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me
53-02-04-004 4. Solitude
53-02-04-005 5. It Don't Mean A Thing
53-02-04-006 6. Sophisticated Lady
53-02-04-007 Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vPP DE5308b
 
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); Charles Mingus(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
53-02-04-008 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5305a
53-02-04-009 Bensonality DE5305b
53-02-04-010 September Song - vJG DE5305c
53-02-04-011 In A Mellow Tone MDD 010 DE5305d
53-02-04-012 In A Mellow Tone (Baby, You And Me) - vBR MDD 010 DE5305e
53-02-04-013 Blue Skies MDD 010 DE5305f
53-02-04-014 Mood Indigo MDD 010 DE5305g
53-02-04-015 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN MDD 010 DE5305h
53-02-04-016 Smada DE5305i
Oscar Pettiford previously listed as sb for this session. MDD 010 liner notes and photograph suggest Mingus.
 
DUKE ELLINGTON TRIO New York City, NY 08 February 1953
Band Box Telecast,
Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Duke Ellington(p);n/k(sb)
53-02-08-001 I Can't Get Started - vRN 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); Charles Mingus(sb); Louie Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
53-02-09-001 Caravan DE5307a
53-02-09-002 Happy Go Lucky Local MDD 010 DE5307b
53-02-09-003 Harlem Air-Shaft MDD 010 DE5307c
53-02-09-004 Frustration DE5307d
Add Stan Getz(ts)
53-02-09-005 I Got It Bad Ra 5012-FC DE5307e
Stan Getz out
53-02-09-006 All Of Me - vBR MDD 010 DE5307f
53-02-09-007 I Can't Get Started - vRN MDD 010 DE5307g
53-02-09-008 Sultry Serenade MDD 010 DE5307h
53-02-09-009 Cotton Tail MDD 010 DE5307i
53-02-09-010 Jam With Sam MDD 010 DE5307j
53-02-09-011 Vagabonds - vJG MDD 010 DE5307k
53-02-09-012 The Hawk Talks MDD 010 DE5307l
Oscar Pettiford previously listed as sb for this session. MDD 010 liner notes and photograph suggest Mingus.
 
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)
53-02-25-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5309a
53-02-25-002 Blue Skies DE5309b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON unknown location, U.S.A Poss. March 1953
NBC Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p,v)
53-03-00-001 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)
53-03-22-001 Take The "A" Train DE5311a
53-03-22-002 All Day Long DE5311b
53-03-22-003 Stomp, Look And Listen DE5311c
53-03-22-004 Balcony Serenade DE5311d
53-03-22-005 Sophisticated Lady DE5311e
53-03-22-006 Bensonality DE5311f
53-03-22-007 Perdido DE5311g
53-03-22-008 Ting-A-Ling DE5311h
53-03-22-009 H'ya Sue DE5311i
53-03-22-010 Blue Lou DE5311j
53-03-22-011 Happy Go Lucky Local DE5311k
53-03-22-012 Summertime DE5311l
53-03-22-013 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart DE5311m
53-03-22-014 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN DE5311n
53-03-22-015 Sultry Serenade DE5311o
53-03-22-016 The Hawk Talks DE5311p
53-03-22-017 Mood Indigo DE5311q
53-03-22-018 Caravan DE5311r
53-03-22-019 Cotton Tail DE5311s
53-03-22-020 The Vulture Song - vJG DE5311t
53-03-22-021 Vagabonds - vJG DE5311u
53-03-22-022 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG DE5311v
53-03-22-023 Nothin', Nothin', Baby - vJG DE5311w
53-03-22-024 I'm In The Mood For Love - vJimmy Grissom,UM DE5311x
53-03-22-025 V.I.P. Boogie DE5311y
53-03-22-026 Jam With Sam DE5311z
53-03-22-027 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DE5311aa
53-03-22-028 THE TATTOOED BRIDE (Aberdeen) DE5311ab
53-03-22-029 Take The "A" Train DE5311ac
53-03-22-030 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' DE5311ad
53-03-22-031 Flying Home DE5311ae
53-03-22-032 All Of Me DE5311af
53-03-22-033 Perdido DE5311ag
53-03-22-034 Solitude - vJG DE5311ah
53-03-22-035 Flamingo - vJG DE5311ai
53-03-22-036 Ballin' The Blues - vJG DE5311aj
53-03-22-037 Ring Dem Bells - vRN DE5311ak
53-03-22-038 The Mooche DE5311al
53-03-22-039 Blue Skies DE5311am
53-03-22-040 Take The "A" Train (theme) 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)
53-03-30-001 THE TATTOOED BRIDE Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D) DE5312a
53-03-30-002 ¬ Diminuendo In Blue Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D) DE5312b
53-03-30-003  | Wailing Interval Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D) DE5312c
53-03-30-004 _| Crescendo In Blue Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D) DE5312d
53-03-30-005 The Hawk Talks Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D) DE5312e
53-03-30-006 Monologue - tkDE Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D) DE5312f
53-03-30-007 St. Louis Blues - vRN Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D) DE5312g
53-03-30-008 V.I.P. Boogie Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D) DE5312h
53-03-30-009 Jam With Sam Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D) DE5312i
53-03-30-010 Without A Song - vJG Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D) DE5312j
53-03-30-011 DonNothin' Till You Hear from Me- vJG Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D) DE5312k
53-03-30-012 Ballin' The Blues - vJG Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D) DE5312l
Add Oscar Pettiford(ce)
53-03-30-013 Perdido Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D) DE5312m
Oscar Pettiford out
Medley: Cr GNPS-9045 DE5312n
53-03-30-014 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D)
53-03-30-015 2. In A Sentimental Mood Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D)
53-03-30-016 3. Mood Indigo Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D)
53-03-30-017 4. I'm Beginning To See The Light Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D)
53-03-30-018 5. Sophisticated Lady Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D)
53-03-30-019 6. Caravan Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D)
53-03-30-020 7. It Don't Mean A Thing Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D)
53-03-30-021 8. Solitude Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D)
53-03-30-022 9. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much Cr GNPD-9045(D), Cr GNPS-9045, Vg 600105(D)
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 06 April 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)
53-04-06-001 11398-1 Satin Doll AMSC AMSC-937(D), Cl(F) 1350, Cp 2458, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5313a
53-04-06-002 11399-4 Without A Song - vJG Cl(F) 1350, Cp 2458, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5313b
53-04-06-003 11400-7 Cocktails For Two AMSC AMSC-937(D), Cl(F) 1350, Cp H-440, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5313c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 07 April 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)
53-04-07-001 11414-3 My Old Flame AMSC AMSC-937(D), Cl(F) 1350, Cp H-440, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5314a
53-04-07-002 11415-3 I Can't Give You Anything But Love AMSC AMSC-937(D), Cl(F) 1350, Cp H-440, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5314b
53-04-07-003 11416-3 Nothin', Nothin', Baby Cl(F) 1350, Cp 2503, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5314c
53-04-07-004 11417-5 Stormy Weather AMSC AMSC-937(D), Cl(F) 1350, Cp H-440, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5314d
53-04-07-005 11418-8 Stardust AMSC AMSC-937(D), Cl(F) 1350, Cp H-440, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5314e
53-04-07-006 11419-6 Three Little Words AMSC AMSC-937(D), Cl(F) 1350, Cp H-440, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5314f
53-04-07-007 11420-5 Orson Cl(F) 1350, Cp T-637, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5314g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 09 April 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)
53-04-09-001 11421-6 Boo-Dah AMSC AMSC-937(D), Cl(F) 1350, Cp 6598, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5315a
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
53-04-09-002 11422-6 Blossom Cl(F) 1350, Cp T-679, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5315b
53-04-09-003 11423-2 Ballin' The Blues - vJG Cl(F) 1350, Cp 2503, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5315c
53-04-09-004 11424-5 Warm Valley AMSC AMSC-937(D), Cl(F) 1350, Cp 2546, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5315d
53-04-09-005 11406-9 Flamingo AMSC AMSC-937(D), Cl(F) 1398, Cp H-440, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5315e
53-04-09-006 11407-8 Blue Jean Beguine Cl(F) 1398, Cp 2546, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5315f
53-04-09-007 11408-10 Liza AMSC AMSC-937(D), Cl(F) 1398, Cp H-440, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5315g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH RHYTHM ACCOMPANIMENT Los Angeles, CA 13 April 1953
Capitol Recording Session
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d)
53-04-13-001 11431-6 Who Knows? Cl(F) 1398, Cp T-477, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5316a
BBa out
53-04-13-002 11432-1 Retrospection Cl(F) 1398, Cp T-477, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5316b
Add Butch Ballard(d)
53-04-13-003 11433-4 B-Sharp Blues Cl(F) 1398, Cp T-477, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5316c
53-04-13-004 11434-3 Passion Flower Cl(F) 1398, Cp T-477, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5316d
53-04-13-005 11435-2 Dancers In Love Cl(F) 1398, Cp T-477, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5316e
BBa out
53-04-13-006 11436-1 Reflections In D Cl(F) 1398, Cp T-477, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5316f
53-04-13-007 11437-4 Melancholia Cl(F) 1398, Cp T-477, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5316g
Add Butch Ballard(d)
53-04-13-008 11438-2 Prelude To A Kiss Cl(F) 1398, Cp T-477, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5316h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH RHYTHM ACCOMPANIMENT Los Angeles, CA 14 April 1953
Capitol Recording Session
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d)
53-04-14-001 In A Sentimental Mood Cl(F) 1398, Cp T-477, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5317a
53-04-14-002 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Cl(F) 1398, Cp T-477, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5317b
53-04-14-003 All Too Soon Cl(F) 1398, Cp T-477, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5317c
53-04-14-004 Janet Cl(F) 1398, Cp T-477, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5317d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Portland, OR 30 April 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)
53-04-30-001 Primping At The Prom SR 203 DE5318a
53-04-30-002 Smada SR 203 DE5318b
53-04-30-003 Maybe I Should Change my Ways SR 203 DE5318c
53-04-30-004 All Day Long DE5318d
53-04-30-005 Don't Worry 'Bout Me La 15783, SR 203 DE5318e
53-04-30-006 Lullabye Of Birdland La 15783, SR 203 DE5318f
53-04-30-007 Time On My Hands La 15783, SR 203 DE5318g
53-04-30-008 Take The "A" Train La 15783 DE5318h
53-04-30-009 Liza La 15783, SR 203 DE5318i
53-04-30-010 Creole Love Cal La 15783, SR 203 DE5318j
53-04-30-011 Boo-Dah La 15783, SR 203 DE5318k
53-04-30-012 Stomp, Look And Listen JG 1004(D), La 15783 DE5318l
53-04-30-013 Happy Go Lucky Local Acr ACTRCD9033-(CD3)(MB)(S)(T), La 15783 DE5318m
53-04-30-014 Summertime Acr ACTRCD9033-(CD3)(MB)(S)(T), La 15784 DE5318n
53-04-30-015 Warm Valley Acr ACTRCD9033-(CD3)(MB)(S)(T), JG 1004(D), La 15784 DE5318o
53-04-30-016 Sultry Serenade Acr ACTRCD9033-(CD3)(MB)(S)(T), JG 1004(D), La 15784 DE5318p
53-04-30-017 Y'ha Sue Acr ACTRCD9033-(CD3)(MB)(S)(T), La 15784, SR 203JG-1004 DE5318q
53-04-30-018 Sophisticated Lady Acr ACTRCD9033-(CD3)(MB)(S)(T), La 15784 DE5318r
53-04-30-019 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart La 15784 DE5318s
53-04-30-020 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN La 15784 DE5318t
53-04-30-021 Just Squeeze Me - vRN La 15784 DE5318u
53-04-30-022 Caravan La 15784 DE5318v
53-04-30-023 Perdido La 15784 DE5318w
53-04-30-024 Without A Song - vJG La 15784 DE5318x
53-04-30-025 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG JBi 61746-80298-2 DE5318y
53-04-30-026 Come On Home - vJG SR 203 DE5318z
53-04-30-027 Vagabonds JBi 61746-80298-2 DE5318aa
53-04-30-028 Things Ain't What They Used to Be Acr ACTRCD9033-(CD3)(MB)(S)(T), La 15785 DE5318ab
53-04-30-029 The Hawk Talks Acr ACTRCD9033-(CD3)(MB)(S)(T), La 15785 DE5318ac
53-04-30-030 C-Jam Blues Acr ACTRCD9033-(CD3)(MB)(S)(T), La 15785 DE5318ad
53-04-30-031 Tenderly Acr ACTRCD9033-(CD3)(MB)(S)(T), La 15785 DE5318ae
53-04-30-032 All The Things You Are La 15785 DE5318af
53-04-30-033 V.I.P. Boogie DE5318ag
53-04-30-034 Jam With Sam DE5318ah
53-04-30-035 Once There Lived A Fool - vJG DE5318ai
53-04-30-036 Flamingo - vJG DE5318aj
53-04-30-037 Solitude - vJG La 15785 DE5318ak
53-04-30-038 I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vJG DE5318al
53-04-30-039 Without A Song - vJG DE5318am
53-04-30-040 Ballin' The Blues - vJG La 15785 DE5318an
53-04-30-041 Ballin' The Blues - vJG La 15785 DE5318ao
53-04-30-042 Please Be Kind SR 203 DE5318ap
53-04-30-043 Happy Birthday To You La 15785, SR 203 DE5318aq
53-04-30-044 Mood Indigo La 15785 DE5318ar
53-04-30-045 Blue Skies La 15785 DE5318as
53-04-30-046 Take The "A" Train (theme) La 15785 DE5318at
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 12 June 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)
53-06-12-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ONS-3358, Jo 1079 DE5319a
53-06-12-002 Smada AFRS ONS-3358, Jo 1079 DE5319b
53-06-12-003 Bakiff AFRS ONS-3358, Ec EJCD-04, Jo 1079 DE5319c
53-06-12-004 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN AFRS ONS-3358, Ec EJCD-04, Jo 1079 DE5319d
53-06-12-005 Jam With Sam AFRS ONS-3358, Ec EJCD-04, Jo 1079 DE5319e
53-06-12-006 Flamingo - vJG AFRS ONS-3358, Ec EJCD-04, Jo 1079 DE5319f
53-06-12-007 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG AFRS ONS-3358, Ec EJCD-04, Jo 1079 DE5319g
53-06-12-008 Rockin' In Rhythm AFRS ONS-3358, Ec EJCD-04, Jo 1079 DE5319h
53-06-12-009 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)
53-06-15-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 48, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5320a
53-06-15-002 Caravan DETS 48, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5320b
53-06-15-003 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart DETS 48, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5320c
53-06-15-004 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN DETS 48, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5320d
53-06-15-005 The Hawk Talks DETS 48, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5320e
53-06-15-006 Come On Home - vJG DETS 48, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5320f
53-06-15-007 Flamingo - vJG DETS 48, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5320g
53-06-15-008 Jump For Joy - vRN DETS 48, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5320h
53-06-15-009 Satin Doll DETS 48, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5320i
53-06-15-010 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 48, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) 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)
53-06-18-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 48, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5321a
53-06-18-002 THE TATTOOED BRIDE DETS 48, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5321b
53-06-18-003 Nothin' Nothin' Baby - vJG DETS 48, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5321c
53-06-18-004 Rock Skippin' At The Blue note DETS 48, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5321d
53-06-18-005 Just Squeeze Me - vRN DETS 48, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5321e
53-06-18-006 Ting-A-Ling DETS 48, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5321f
53-06-18-007 Satin Doll DETS 48, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) 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)
53-06-21-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ASPB-21, DETS 903-9025(D)(S)(T), DETS BONUS DE5322a
53-06-21-002 Boo-Dah AFRS ASPB-21, DETS 903-9025(D)(S)(T), DETS BONUS DE5322b
53-06-21-003 What More Can I Say? - vJG AFRS ASPB-21, DETS 903-9025(D)(S)(T), DETS BONUS DE5322c
53-06-21-004 Frustration AFRS ASPB-21, DETS 903-9025(D)(S)(T), DETS BONUS DE5322d
53-06-21-005 Basin' Street Blues - vRN AFRS ASPB-21, DETS 903-9025(D)(S)(T), DETS BONUS DE5322e
53-06-21-006 Duet AFRS ASPB-21, DETS 903-9025(D)(S)(T), DETS BONUS DE5322f
53-06-21-007 Ballin' The Blues - vJG AFRS ASPB-21, DETS 903-9025(D)(S)(T), DETS BONUS DE5322g
53-06-21-008 Satin Doll AFRS ASPB-21, DETS 903-9025(D)(S)(T), DETS BONUS DE5322h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 24 June 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)
53-06-24-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 47, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5323a
53-06-24-002 Harlem Air-Shaft DETS 47, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5323b
53-06-24-003 Creole Love Call DETS 47, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5323c
53-06-24-004 C-Jam Blues DETS 47, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5323d
53-06-24-005 Is It A Sin? - vJG DETS 47, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5323e
53-06-24-006 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN DETS 47, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5323f
53-06-24-007 Moonlight Fiesta DETS 47, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5323g
53-06-24-008 The Hawk Talks DETS 47, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5323h
53-06-24-009 Satin Doll DETS 47, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5323i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 27 June 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)
53-06-27-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503, Ec EJCD-04 DE5324a
53-06-27-002 Satin Doll AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503, Ec EJCD-04, Jo 1079 DE5324b
53-06-27-003 Blue Jean Beguine AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503, Ec EJCD-04, Jo 1079 DE5324c
53-06-27-004 Without A Song - vJG AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503, Ec EJCD-04, Jo 1079 DE5324d
53-06-27-005 Smada AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503, Ec EJCD-04 DE5324e
53-06-27-006 H'ya Sue AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503, Ec EJCD-04 DE5324f
53-06-27-007 Just Squeeze Me - vRN AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503, Ec EJCD-04 DE5324g
53-06-27-008 Jam With Sam AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503 DE5324h
53-06-27-009 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503 DE5324i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 30 June 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)
53-06-30-001 11620-4 Give Me The Right - vJG Cl(F) 1398, Cp 2598, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5325a
53-06-30-002 11621-5 Is It A Sin? - vJG Cl(F) 1398, Cp 2875, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5325b
53-06-30-003 11622-6 Don't Touch Me - vJG Cl(F) 1398, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5325c
53-06-30-004 11623-4 Basin Street Blues - vRN Cl(F) 1398, Ms MD5-160(D), UtD 2009 DE5325d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 01 July 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)
53-07-01-001 11624-8 Big Drag Cl(F) 1398, Cp T-679, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5326a
53-07-01-002 11625-10 Hear My Plea - vJG Cl(F) 1398, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5326b
53-07-01-003 11626-3 Don't Ever Say Goodbye Cl(F) 1398, Ms MD5-160(D), UtD 2009 DE5326c
53-07-01-004 11627-1 What More Can I Say? - vJG Cl(F) 1398, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5326d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 01 July 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)
53-07-01-005 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 47, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5327a
53-07-01-006 Blue Jean Beguine DETS 47, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5327b
53-07-01-007 Boo-Dah DETS 47, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5327c
53-07-01-008 Cocktails For Two DETS 47, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5327d
53-07-01-009 Nothin', Nothin', Baby - vJG DETS 47, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5327e
53-07-01-010 Jump For Joy - vRN DETS 47, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5327f
53-07-01-011 Perdido DETS 47, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5327g
53-07-01-012 Blue Moon - vJG DETS 47, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5327h
53-07-01-013 Satin Doll DETS 47, DETS 903-9024(D)(S)(T) DE5327i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 19 August 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)
53-08-19-001 Blue Jean Beguine DE5328a
53-08-19-002 Ballin' The Blues - vJG DE5328b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Reading, PA 23 August 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)
53-08-23-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5329a
53-08-23-002 Satin Doll DE5329b
53-08-23-003 V.I.P. Boogie DE5329c
53-08-23-004 Jam With Sam DE5329d
53-08-23-005 Give Me The Right - vJG DE5329e
53-08-23-006 Take The "A" Train - vRN DE5329f
53-08-23-007 Take The "A" Train DE5329g
53-08-23-008 Satin Doll DE5329h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Coeur D'Alène, ID 04 October 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)
53-10-04-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) Jo LP-4014(D) DE5330a
53-10-04-002 V.I.P. Boogie Jo LP-4014(D) DE5330b
53-10-04-003 Jam With Sam Jo LP-4014(D) DE5330c
53-10-04-004 The Hawk Talks DE5330d
53-10-04-005 Duet Jo LP-4014(D) DE5330e
53-10-04-006 Duet Jo LP-4014(D) DE5330f
53-10-04-007 Satin Doll MP E11-86 DE5330g
53-10-04-008 Caravan MP E11-86 DE5330h
Medley: DE5330i
53-10-04-009 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore
53-10-04-010 2. In A Sentimental Mood
53-10-04-011 3. Mood Indigo
53-10-04-012 4. I'm Beginning To See The Light
53-10-04-013 5. Sophisticated Lady
53-10-04-014 6. It Don't Mean A Thing
53-10-04-015 7. Solitude
53-10-04-016 8. C-Jam Blues
53-10-04-017 9. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much
53-10-04-018 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)
53-10-32-001 Deep Purple DE5331a
53-10-32-002 ¬ Deep Purple DE5331b
53-10-32-003 _| Falling Like A Raindrop DE5331c
53-10-32-004 Sophisticated Lady DE5331d
53-10-32-005 Mood Indigo DE5331e
53-10-32-006 Falling Like A Raindrop DE5331f
53-10-32-007 Janet DE5331g
53-10-32-008 The Clothed Woman DE5331h
53-10-32-009 What More Can I Say? 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)
53-11-00-001 Star Spangled Banner DE5332a
53-11-00-002 The Mooche DE5332b
53-11-00-003 How High The Moon DE5332c
53-11-00-004 Satin Doll DE5332d
53-11-00-005 THE TATTOOED BRIDE DE5332e
53-11-00-006 Frustration DE5332f
53-11-00-007 Theme For Trambean DE5332g
53-11-00-008 Monologue - tkDE DE5332h
53-11-00-009 Blue Jean Beguine DE5332i
53-11-00-010 Take The "A" Train - vRN DE5332j
53-11-00-011 Take The "A" Train DE5332k
53-11-00-012 V.I.P. Boogie DE5332l
53-11-00-013 Jam With Sam DE5332m
53-11-00-014 Take The "A" Train - vRN DE5332n
53-11-00-015 Take The "A" Train DE5332o
53-11-00-016 Flamingo - vJG DE5332p
53-11-00-017 Teach Me Tonight - vJG DE5332q
53-11-00-018 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG DE5332r
53-11-00-019 Blue Moon - vJG DE5332s
53-11-00-020 Gonna Tan Your Hide DE5332t
Medley: DE5332u
53-11-00-021 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore DE5332v
53-11-00-022 2. In A Sentimental Mood DE5332w
53-11-00-023 3. Mood Indigo
53-11-00-024 4. I'm Beginning To See The Light
53-11-00-025 5. Caravan
53-11-00-026 6. It Don't Mean A Thing
53-11-00-027 7. Solitude
53-11-00-028 8. C-Jam Blues
53-11-00-029 9. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much
53-11-00-030 Just Squeeze Me - vRN DE5332v
53-11-00-031 Twelfth Street Rag DE5332w
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS RHYTHM New York City, NY 03 December 1953
Capitol recording session
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53-12-03-001 20246-9 Kinda Dukish Cl(F) 1432(D), Cp T-637, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5333a
Add RCo(co)
53-12-03-002 20247-11 Montevideo Cl(F) 1432(D), Cp T-637, Ms MD5-160(D), UtD 2008(D) DE5333b
RCo out
53-12-03-003 20248-6 December Blue Cl(F) 1432(D), Ms MD5-160(D), UtD 2008(D) DE5333c
53-12-03-004 20249-2 I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vJG Cl(F) 1432(D), Ms MD5-160(D), UtD 2008(D) DE5333d
53-12-03-005 20250-7 It Shouldn't Happen To A Dream - vJG Cl(F) 1432(D), Ms MD5-160(D), UtD 2008(D) DE5333e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 05 December 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)
53-12-05-001 20263-7 What More Can I Say - vJG Cl(F) 1432(D), Ms MD5-160(D), UtD 2007 DE5334a
53-12-05-002 20264-2 Rockin' In Rhythm Cl(F) 1432(D), Ms MD5-160(D), UtD 2007 DE5334b
Add Billy Strayhorn(p). Duke Ellington out
53-12-05-003 20265-1 Ultra De Luxe Cl(F) 1432(D), Ms MD5-160(D), UtD 2007 DE5334c
Add Duke Ellington(p). Billy Strayhorn out
53-12-05-004 20266-3 Flying Home Cl(F) 1432(D), Ms MD5-160(D), UtD 2007 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)
53-12-08-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ONS-3557 DE5335a
53-12-08-002 The Mooche AFRS ONS-3557 DE5335b
53-12-08-003 Stomp, Look And Listen AFRS ONS-3557 DE5335c
53-12-08-004 Duet AFRS ONS-3557 DE5335d
53-12-08-005 My Old Flame AFRS ONS-3557 DE5335e
53-12-08-006 What More Can I Say - vJG AFRS ONS-3557 DE5335f
53-12-08-007 How High The Moon AFRS ONS-3557 DE5335g
53-12-08-008 Just Squeeze Me - vRN AFRS ONS-3557 DE5335h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS RHYTHM New York City, NY 11 December 1953
DuMont Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)
Medley DE5336a
53-12-11-001 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore
53-12-11-002 2. I Git It Bad
53-12-11-003 3. Solitude
53-12-11-004 4. Mood Indigo
53-12-11-005 5. It Don't Mean A Thing
53-12-11-006 6. Sophisticated Lady
53-12-11-007 7. Caravan
 
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP New York City, NY 13 December 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)
53-12-13-001 Basin Street Blues - vRN DE5337a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP New York City, NY 15 December 1953
Capitol recording session
Ray Nance(vl); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53-12-15-001 20275-7 Chili Bowl Cl(F) 1432(D), Ms MD5-160(D) DE5338a
53-12-15-002 20276-6 Blue Moon - vJG Cl(F) 1432(D), Cp 2723, Ms MD5-160(D), Pk SPC-3390 DE5338b
Ray Nance out
53-12-15-003 20277-1 Oh! Well - vJG Cl(F) 1432(D), Ms MD5-160(D) DE5338c
Add Ray Nance(v)
53-12-15-004 20278-2 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN Cl(F) 1432(D), Ms MD5-160(D), Pk SPC-3390 DE5338d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH THE STEVE ALLEN GROUP New York City, NY 16 December 1953
NBC Telecast,
Yank Lawson(t); Bobby Byrne(tb);n/k(cl); Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)
53-12-16-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5339a
Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)
53-12-16-002 It Don't Mean A Thing DE5339b
Bobby Byrne(tb);n/k(cl); Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)
53-12-16-003 In A Sentimental Mood DE5339c
Duke Ellington(p)
53-12-16-004 Mood Indigo DE5339d
Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d); Eydie Gorme(v)
53-12-16-005 I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart - vEG DE5339e
Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)
53-12-16-006 Caravan DE5339f
n/k(cl); Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d); Steve Lawrence(v)
53-12-16-007 Solitude - vSLa DE5339g
Duke Ellington(p); n/k(sb)
53-12-16-008 Sophisticated Lady DE5339h
Yank Lawson(t); Duke Ellington(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)
53-12-16-009 Boy Meets Horn DE5339i
Yank Lawson(t); Bobby Byrne(tb);n/k(cl); Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)
53-12-16-010 C-Jam Blues DE5339j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 21 December 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)
53-12-21-001 20287-5 Ultra De Luxe Cl(F) 1432(D), Cp 2723, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5340a
Add Duke Ellington(p). Billy Strayhorn out
53-12-21-002 20288-5 Flying Home AMSC AMSC-937(D), Cl(F) 1432(D), Cp 2723, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5340b
53-12-21-003 20289-8 What More Can I Say? - vJG Cl(F) 1432(D), Ms MD5-160(D), Pk SPC-3390 DE5340c
53-12-21-004 20290-6 Serious Serenade Cl(F) 1432(D), Ms MD5-160(D), UtD 2008(D) DE5340d
53-12-21-005 20291-5 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN Cl(F) 1432(D), Ms MD5-160(D), UtD 2007 DE5340e
53-12-21-006 20292-7 Honeysuckle Rose AMSC AMSC-937(D), Cl(F) 1432(D), Cp T-521, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5340f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 28 December 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)
53-12-28-001 12247-10 Night Time Cl(F) 1432(D), Ms MD5-160(D) DE5341a
53-12-28-002 12248-6 Stompin' At The Savoy AMSC AMSC-937(D), Cl(F) 1432(D), Cp T-521, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5341b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 29 December 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)
53-12-29-001 12249- Don't Ever Say Goodbye DE5342a
53-12-29-002 12249-13 Don't Ever Say Goodbye Cp T-679, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5342b
Add Billy Strayhorn(cs)
53-12-29-003 12250-2 Black And Tan Fantasy AMSC AMSC-937(D), Cp T-521, Ms MD5-160(D) 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)
54-01-01-001 12251-12 Frivolous Banta Cp T-537, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5401a
54-01-01-002 12252- In The Mood AMSC AMSC-937(D), Cp T-521, Ms MD5-160(D) 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)
54-01-02-001 12253-4 One O'Clock Jump AMSC AMSC-937(D), Cp T-521, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5402a
54-01-02-002 12254-3 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Cp T-537, Ms MD5-160(D) 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)
54-01-17-001 12309- Happy Go Lucky Local AMSC AMSC-937(D), Cp T-521, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5403a
54-01-17-002 12310- Rockin' In Rhythm AMSC AMSC-937(D), Cp T-521, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5403b
54-01-17-003 12311- Falling Like A Raindrop Cp T-679, Ms MD5-160(D) 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, 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)
54-02-08-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404a
54-02-08-002 The Mooche M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404b
54-02-08-003 How High The Moon M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404c
54-02-08-004 Serious Serenade M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404d
54-02-08-005 Theme For Trambean M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404e
54-02-08-006 Skin Deep M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404f
54-02-08-007 Tenderly M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404g
54-02-08-008 Perdido M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404h
54-02-08-009 Monologue - tkDE M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404i
Medley: DE5404j
54-02-08-010 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000
54-02-08-011 2. In A Sentimental Mood M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000
54-02-08-012 3. Mood Indigo M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000
54-02-08-013 4. I'm Beginning To See The Light M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000
54-02-08-014 5. Sophisticated Lady M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000
54-02-08-015 6. Caravan M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000
54-02-08-016 7. It Don't Mean A Thing M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000
54-02-08-017 8. Solitude M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000
54-02-08-018 9. C-Jam Blues M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000
54-02-08-019 10. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000
54-02-08-020 Things Ain't What They Used To Be M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404k
54-02-08-021 Satin Doll M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404l
54-02-08-022 Stompin' At The Savoy M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404m
54-02-08-023 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404n
54-02-08-024 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404o
54-02-08-025 Caravan M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404p
54-02-08-026 Bunny Hop Mambo M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404q
54-02-08-027 Isle Of Capri M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404r
54-02-08-028 The Hawk Talks M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404s
54-02-08-029 All The things You Are M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404t
54-02-08-030 Duet M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404u
54-02-08-031 Blue Jean Beguine M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404v
54-02-08-032 Take The "A" Train - vRN M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404w
54-02-08-033 Take The "A" Train M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404x
54-02-08-034 Warm Valley M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404y
54-02-08-035 Jam With Sam M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404z
54-02-08-036 Take The "A" Train (theme) M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404aa
54-02-08-037 God Save The Queen M&A CD-1051(D)(S)(T), Rm RDX-1000 DE5404ab
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 13 April 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)
54-04-13-001 Smada Cr GNPD-9049(D), Cr GNPS-9049, Pf (Unknown-1)(T), Vg 600142(D) DE5405a
54-04-13-002 Black And Tan Fantasy Cr GNPD-9049(D), Cr GNPS-9049, Pf (Unknown-1)(T), Vg 600142(D) DE5405b
54-04-13-003 How High The Moon Cr GNPD-9049(D), Cr GNPS-9049, Pf (Unknown-1)(T), Vg 600142(D) DE5405c
54-04-13-004 Serious Serenade Cr GNPD-9049(D), Cr GNPS-9049, Pf (Unknown-1)(T), Vg 600142(D) DE5405d
54-04-13-005 Theme For Trambean Cr GNPD-9049(D), Cr GNPS-9049, Pf (Unknown-1)(T), Vg 600142(D) DE5405e
54-04-13-006 Skin Deep Cr GNPD-9049(D), Cr GNPS-9049, Pf (Unknown-1)(T), Vg 600142(D) DE5405f
54-04-13-007 Mood Indigo Cr GNPD-9049(D), Cr GNPS-9049, Pf (Unknown-1)(T), Vg 600142(D) DE5405g
54-04-13-008 Blue Jean Beguine Cr GNPD-9049(D), Cr GNPS-9049, Pf (Unknown-1)(T), Vg 600142(D) DE5405h
54-04-13-009 Take The "A" Train - vRN Cr GNPD-9049(D), Cr GNPS-9049, Pf (Unknown-1)(T), Vg 600142(D) DE5405i
54-04-13-010 Take The "A" Train Cr GNPD-9049(D), Cr GNPS-9049, Pf (Unknown-1)(T), Vg 600142(D) DE5405j
54-04-13-011 Satin Doll Cr GNPD-9049(D), Cr GNPS-9049, Pf (Unknown-1)(T), Vg 600142(D) DE5405k
54-04-13-012 Stompin' At The Savoy Cr GNPD-9049(D), Cr GNPS-9049, Pf (Unknown-1)(T), Vg 600142(D) DE5405l
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 26 April 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)
54-04-26-001 12579-4 All Day Long Cp 3049, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5406a
Add RCo(co)
54-04-26-002 12580-12 Bunny Hop Mambo Cp 2875, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5406b
Add GWi(t)
54-04-26-003 12583-9 Isle Of capri Cp 2817, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5406c
GWi,RCo out
54-04-26-004 12584-4 C-Jam Blues Cp T-637, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5406d
54-04-26-005 12585-4 Band Call Cp 2817, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5406e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Portland, OR 29 April 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)
54-04-29-001 Smada DE5407a
54-04-29-002 Cobb's Tune JG 1004(D) DE5407b
54-04-29-003 Coffee And Kisses JG 1004(D), La 15786 DE5407c
54-04-29-004 Easy To Love JG 1004(D) DE5407d
54-04-29-005 Johnny Come Lately La 15786 DE5407e
54-04-29-006 Maybe I Should Change My Ways JG 1004(D), La 15786 DE5407f
54-04-29-007 Primping At The Prom JG 1004(D), La 15786 DE5407g
54-04-29-008 Stomp, Look And Listen DE5407h
54-04-29-009 Cocktails For Two DE5407i
54-04-29-010 Liza JG 1004(D) DE5407j
54-04-29-011 Band Call La 15786 DE5407k
54-04-29-012 Stompin' At The Savoy JBi 61746-80298-2 DE5407l
54-04-29-013 Take The "A" Train DE5407m
54-04-29-014 Satin Doll La 15786 DE5407n
54-04-29-015 All The Things You Are JBi 61746-80298-2 DE5407o
54-04-29-016 Blue Jean Beguine La 15786 DE5407p
54-04-29-017 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart DE5407q
54-04-29-018 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN DE5407r
54-04-29-019 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN La 15786 DE5407s
54-04-29-020 Honeysuckle Rose La 15786 DE5407t
54-04-29-021 Theme For Trambean La 15786 DE5407u
54-04-29-022 Mood Indigo DE5407v
54-04-29-023 Without A Song - vJG DE5407w
54-04-29-024 Nothin', Nothin', Baby - vJG DE5407x
54-04-29-025 Solitude - vG DE5407y
54-04-29-026 Blue Moon - vJG La 15786 DE5407z
54-04-29-027 V.I.P. Boogie La 15786 DE5407aa
54-04-29-028 Jam With Sam La 15786 DE5407ab
54-04-29-029 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DE5407ac
54-04-29-030 Caravan DE5407ad
54-04-29-031 Bunny Hop Mambo La 15786 DE5407ae
54-04-29-032 Isle Of Capri La 15786 DE5407af
54-04-29-033 Sophisticated Lady DE5407ag
54-04-29-034 Take The "A" Train - vRN La 15786 DE5407ah
54-04-29-035 Take The "A" Train La 15786 DE5407ai
54-04-29-036 Skin Deep DE5407aj
54-04-29-037 Moon Mist DE5407ak
54-04-29-038 C-Jam Blues DE5407al
54-04-29-039 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart DE5407am
54-04-29-040 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN DE5407an
54-04-29-041 Flamingo - vJG La 15786 DE5407ao
54-04-29-042 ¬ I Got It Bad - vJG La 15786 DE5407ap
54-04-29-043 _| I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vJG La 15786 DE5407aq
54-04-29-044 Ballin The Blues - vJG La 15786 DE5407ar
54-04-29-045 Ballin The Blues - vJG La 15786 DE5407as
54-04-29-046 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)
54-05-01-001 Smada DE5408a
54-05-01-002 Cobb's Tune DE5408b
54-05-01-003 Coffee And Kisses DE5408c
54-05-01-004 Unidentified DE5408d
54-05-01-005 Johnny Come Lately DE5408e
54-05-01-006 Upper Manhattan Medical Group DE5408f
54-05-01-007 In The Mood DE5408g
54-05-01-008 Ultra De Luxe DE5408h
54-05-01-009 All The Things You Are DE5408i
54-05-01-010 Theme For Trambean DE5408j
54-05-01-011 Satin Doll DE5408k
54-05-01-012 Serious Serenade DE5408l
54-05-01-013 Honeysuckle Rose DE5408m
54-05-01-014 Blue Jean Beguine DE5408n
54-05-01-015 Take The "A" Train - vRN DE5408o
54-05-01-016 Take The "A" Train DE5408p
54-05-01-017 One O'Clock Jump DE5408q
54-05-01-018 Mood Indigo DE5408r
54-05-01-019 Stompin' At The Savoy DE5408s
54-05-01-020 Stardust DE5408t
54-05-01-021 Jump For Joy - vRN DE5408u
54-05-01-022 Without A Song - vJG DE5408v
54-05-01-023 Give Me The Right - vJG DE5408w
54-05-01-024 Nothin', Nothin', Baby - vJG DE5408x
54-05-01-025 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG DE5408y
54-05-01-026 Love You Madly - vJG DE5408z
54-05-01-027 Solitude - vG DE5408aa
54-05-01-028 Blue Moon - vJG DE5408ab
54-05-01-029 Skin Deep DE5408ac
54-05-01-030 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DE5408ad
54-05-01-031 Caravan DE5408ae
54-05-01-032 Bunny Hop Mambo DE5408af
54-05-01-033 Isle Of Capri DE5408ag
54-05-01-034 Is It A Sin - vJG DE5408ah
54-05-01-035 What More Can I Say? - vJG DE5408ai
54-05-01-036 Jack The Bear DE5408aj
54-05-01-037 Sophisticated Lady DE5408ak
54-05-01-038 Perdido DE5408al
54-05-01-039 The Mooche DE5408am
54-05-01-040 I Got It Bad - vJG DE5408an
54-05-01-041 I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vJG DE5408ao
54-05-01-042 Satin Doll 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)
54-06-00-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ASPB-25 DE5409a
54-06-00-002 Three Little Words AFRS ASPB-25 DE5409b
54-06-00-003 Stompin' At The Savoy AFRS ASPB-25 DE5409c
54-06-00-004 Stardust AFRS ASPB-25 DE5409d
54-06-00-005 V.I.P. Boogie AFRS ASPB-25 DE5409e
54-06-00-006 Jam With Sam AFRS ASPB-25 DE5409f
54-06-00-007 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ASPB-25 DE5409g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 15 June 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)
54-06-15-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5410a
54-06-15-002 Blue Moon - vJG DE5410b
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
54-06-15-003 C-Jam Blues DE5410c
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
54-06-15-004 Isle Of Capri DE5410d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 17 June 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)
54-06-17-001 20402-1 Gonna Tan Your Hide Cp T-679, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5411a
54-06-17-002 20403-4 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN Ms MD5-160(D), Pk SPC-3390, UtD 2007 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)
54-06-31-001 Easy To Love DE5412a
54-06-31-002 Cobb's Tune DE5412b
54-06-31-003 Coffee And Kisses DE5412c
54-06-31-004 Chelsea Bridge DE5412d
54-06-31-005 Take The "A" Train DE5412e
54-06-31-006 Satin Doll DE5412f
54-06-31-007 Cocktails For Two DE5412g
54-06-31-008 Liza DE5412h
54-06-31-009 In The Mood DE5412i
54-06-31-010 Stormy Weather DE5412j
54-06-31-011 Mood Indigo DE5412k
54-06-31-012 All The Things You Are DE5412l
54-06-31-013 Frivolous Banta DE5412m
54-06-31-014 Stompin' At The Savoy DE5412n
54-06-31-015 Stardust DE5412o
54-06-31-016 Caravan DE5412p
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Denver, CO 06 July 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)
54-07-06-001 The Mooche DE5413a
54-07-06-002 How High The Moon DE5413b
54-07-06-003 THE TATTOOED BRIDE DE5413c
54-07-06-004 Frustration DE5413d
54-07-06-005 Theme For Trambean DE5413e
54-07-06-006 Happy Go Lucky Local DE5413f
54-07-06-007 Summertime DE5413g
54-07-06-008 Monologue - tkDE DE5413h
54-07-06-009 Take The "A" Train DE5413i
54-07-06-010 Satin Doll DE5413j
54-07-06-011 V.I.P. Boogie DE5413k
54-07-06-012 Jam With Sam DE5413l
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Los Angeles, CA 26 July 1954
NBC television
Duke Ellington, Art Linkletter(tk)
54-07-26-001 Interview by Art Linkletter DE5414a
NBC television n/k(cl); MMa(ac); Duke Ellington(p); n/k(sb)
Medley DE5414b
54-07-26-002 1. Take The "A" Train
54-07-26-003 2. Mood Indigo
54-07-26-004 3. Sophisticated Lady
54-07-26-005 4. Don't Get Around Much Anymore
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 01 September 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)
54-09-01-001 12992-10 Smile Cp 2930, Ms MD5-160(D), Pk SPC-3390 DE5415a
G~Wi out
54-09-01-002 12993-13 Echo tango Cp 3049, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5415b
Add GWi(t)
54-09-01-003 12994-10 If I Give My Heart To You Cp 2930, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5415c
G~Wi out
54-09-01-004 12995-6 Chile Bowl Cp 2980, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5415d
Add GWi(t); RCo(co)
54-09-01-005 12996-3 Bakiff Cp T-637, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5415e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Probably Los Angeles, CA Sep 1954
Broadcast,
Duke Ellington, u/k(tk)
54-09-31-001 Interview DE5416a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 08 October 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)
54-10-08-001 13090-4 Twelfth Street Rag Cp 2980, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5417a
54-10-08-002 13091-2 September Song - vJG Ms MD5-160(D), Pk SPC-3390 DE5417b
54-10-08-003 13092-1 Caravan Cp T-637, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5417c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Portland, OR 13 November 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)
54-11-13-001 Stompin' At The Savoy DE5418a
54-11-13-002 Maybe I Should Change My Ways DE5418b
54-11-13-003 Smile DE5418c
54-11-13-004 Cocktails For Two DE5418d
54-11-13-005 Time On My Hands DE5418e
54-11-13-006 Summertime DE5418f
54-11-13-007 Take The "A" Train - vRN DE5418g
54-11-13-008 Take The "A" Train DE5418h
54-11-13-009 Smada DE5418i
54-11-13-010 In The Mood DE5418j
54-11-13-011 If I Give My Heart To You DE5418k
54-11-13-012 Sophisticated Lady DE5418l
54-11-13-013 Serious Serenade DE5418m
54-11-13-014 Perdido DE5418n
54-11-13-015 Caravan DE5418o
54-11-13-016 Chili Bowl DE5418p
54-11-13-017 Mood Indigo DE5418q
54-11-13-018 Just Squeeze Me - vRN DE5418r
54-11-13-019 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart DE5418s
54-11-13-020 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN DE5418t
54-11-13-021 All The Things You Are DE5418u
54-11-13-022 Theme For Trambean DE5418v
54-11-13-023 Satin Doll DE5418w
54-11-13-024 Jam With Sam DE5418x
54-11-13-025 ¬ Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me DE5418y
54-11-13-026  | Prelude To A Kiss DE5418z
54-11-13-027 _| Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG DE5418aa
54-11-13-028 Honeysuckle Rose DE5418ab
54-11-13-029 Isle Of Capri DE5418ac
54-11-13-030 Give Me The Right - vJG DE5418ad
54-11-13-031 September Song - vJG DE5418ae
54-11-13-032 Love You Madly - vJG DE5418af
54-11-13-033 Creole Love Call DE5418ag
54-11-13-034 Monologue - tkDE DE5418ah
54-11-13-035 Mood Indigo DE5418ai
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH RHYTHM New York City, NY 28 Dec1954
NBC Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)
54-12-28-001 ¬ I'm Beginning To See The Light DE5419a
54-12-28-002 _| In A Sentimental Mood DE5419b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND STEVE ALLEN WITH RHYTHM Same session
Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)
54-12-28-003 Don't Get Around Much Anymore DE5419c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH THE SKITCH HENDERSON ORCHESTRA Same session
Duke Ellington(p) with the Skitch Henderson Orchestra and Doc Severinsen(t)
54-12-28-004 Mood Indigo DE5419d
54-12-28-005 Caravan DE5419e
54-12-28-006 It Don't Mean A Thing DE5419f
54-12-28-007 I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart DE5419g
54-12-28-008 Boy Meets Horn DE5419h
54-12-28-009 ¬ Sophisticated Lady DE5419i
54-12-28-010 _| C-Jam Blues DE5419j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 31 December 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)
54-12-31-001 Chilli Bowl SYY 541231(D) DE5420a
54-12-31-002 Twelfth Street Rag SYY 541231(D) DE5420b
54-12-31-003 Coquette - vJG SYY 541231(D) DE5420c
54-12-31-004 Mood Idigo SYY 541231(D) DE5420d
54-12-31-005 Just Squeeze Me - vRN SYY 541231(D) DE5420e
54-12-31-006 Lullaby Of Birdland SYY 541231(D) DE5420f
54-12-31-007 Satin Doll SYY 541231(D) DE5420g
54-12-31-008 Take The "A" Train SYY 541231(D) DE5420h
54-12-31-009 Chili Bowl SYY 541231(D) DE5420i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON unknown location, USA 1955
Duke Ellington, Leonard Feather(tk)
55-00-00-001 Interview by Leonard Feather 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
55-01-01-001 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore GoJ 1008, JB EBCD-2123-2(T), Mg DAWE-37(D)
55-01-01-002 2. In A Sentimental Mood GoJ 1008, JB EBCD-2123-2(T), Mg DAWE-37(D)
55-01-01-003 3. Mood Indigo GoJ 1008, JB EBCD-2123-2(T), Mg DAWE-37(D)
55-01-01-004 4. I'm Beginning To See The Light GoJ 1008, JB EBCD-2123-2(T), Mg DAWE-37(D)
55-01-01-005 5. Sophisticated Lady GoJ 1008, JB EBCD-2123-2(T), Mg DAWE-37(D)
55-01-01-006 6. Caravan GoJ 1008, JB EBCD-2123-2(T), Mg DAWE-37(D)
55-01-01-007 7. It Don't Mean A Thing GoJ 1008, JB EBCD-2123-2(T), Mg DAWE-37(D)
55-01-01-008 8. Solitude GoJ 1008, JB EBCD-2123-2(T), Mg DAWE-37(D)
55-01-01-009 9. C-Jam Blues GoJ 1008, JB EBCD-2123-2(T), Mg DAWE-37(D)
55-01-01-010 10. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much GoJ 1008, JB EBCD-2123-2(T), Mg DAWE-37(D)
55-01-01-011 When The Saints Go Marchin' In - vJRy GoJ 1008, JB EBCD-2123-2(T) 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)
55-02-17-001 Caravan DE5502a
55-02-17-002 Mood Indigo DE5502b
55-02-17-003 Twelfth Street Rag DE5502c
55-02-17-004 Just Squeeze Me - vRN DE5502d
55-02-17-005 V.I.P. boogie DE5502e
55-02-17-006 Jam With Sam DE5502f
55-02-17-007 Satin Doll DE5502g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH THE SYMPHONY OF THE AIR New York City, NY 16 March 1955
Carnegie Hall Rehearsal
Don Shirley(p) with The Symphony Of The Air; Duke Ellington(cond)
55-03-16-001 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' DE5503a
55-03-16-002 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' DE5503b
55-03-16-003 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' 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
55-03-16-004 1. Blind Bug MJ 2MJP-1021 DE5504a
55-03-16-005 2. Stalking Monster MJ 2MJP-1021 DE5504b
55-03-16-006 3. Dazzling Creature MJ 2MJP-1021 DE5504c
Add Don Shirley(p).
55-03-16-007 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' MJ 2MJP-1021 DE5504d
As before
55-03-16-008 HARLEM MJ 2MJP-1021 DE5504e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Washington, DC 20 April 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)
55-04-20-001 La Virgen De La Macarena JG 1002 DE5505a
55-04-20-002 Satin Doll DE5505b
55-04-20-003 HARLEM DESW Washington-'99(D), JG 1002, Sv STCD-8310(D)(S) DE5505c
55-04-20-004 Perdido DESW Washington-'99(D), JG 1002, Sv STCD-8310(D)(S) DE5505d
55-04-20-005 All The Things You Are DESW Washington-'99(D), JG 1002, Sv STCD-8310(D)(S) DE5505e
55-04-20-006 Monologue - tkDE DE5505f
55-04-20-007 Take The A Train - vRN JG 1002 DE5505g
55-04-20-008 Take The A Train JG 1002 DE5505h
55-04-20-009 Flamingo - vJG DE5505i
55-04-20-010 Teach Me Tonight - vJG DE5505j
55-04-20-011 Gonna Tan Your Hide DE5505k
55-04-20-012 Happy Go Lucky Local DESW Washington-'99(D), JG 1002, Sv STCD-8310(D)(S) DE5505l
Medley: DE5505m
55-04-20-013 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore
55-04-20-014 2. I Got It Bad
55-04-20-015 3. In A Sentimental Mood
55-04-20-016 4. Mood Indigo
55-04-20-017 5. I'm Beginning To See The Light
55-04-20-018 6. Sophisticated Lady
55-04-20-019 7. Caravan
55-04-20-020 8. It Don't Mean A Thing
55-04-20-021 9. Solitude
55-04-20-022 10. C-Jam Blues
55-04-20-023 11. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much
55-04-20-024 Just Squeeze Me JG 1002 DE5505n
55-04-20-025 Twelfth Street Rag 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)
55-05-17-001 14094-1 La Virgen De La Macarena Cp T679, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5506a
GWi out
55-05-17-002 14095-2 Harlem Air-Shaft Ms MD5-160(D) DE5506b
55-05-17-003 14095-5 Harlem Air-Shaft Cp T679, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5506c
55-05-17-004 14096-4 Look What I've Got For You - vJG Ms MD5-160(D), UtD 2009 DE5506d
55-05-17-005 14097-1 Commercial Time Ms MD5-160(D), UtD 2009 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)
55-05-18-001 14098-5 Clarinet Melodrama Cp T-679, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5507a
55-05-18-002 14099-4 Theme For Trambean Cp T-679, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5507b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP Same session
Capitol Recording Session
Clark Terry(t); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Russell Procope(cl); Duke Ellington(ep); Jimmy Woode(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
55-05-18-003 14100-4 Coquette - vJG Ms MD5-160(D), Pk SPC-3390 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)
55-05-18-004 14101-1 Serious Serenade Cp T-679, Ms MD5-160(D) DE5507d
55-05-18-005 14604-2 Body And Soul Ms MD5-160(D), UtD 2009 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)
55-05-19-001 14102-7 Discontented Blues Ms MD5-160(D) DE5508a
55-05-19-002 14103-10 Once In A Blue Mood Ms MD5-160(D), UtD 2009 DE5508b
55-05-19-003 14104-7 Oh! Lady Be Good - vJG Ms MD5-160(D), Pk SPC-3390 DE5508c
55-05-19-004 14105- So Long - vJG UtD 2009 DE5508d
55-05-19-005 14105-9 So Long - vJG Ms MD5-160(D) DE5508e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Portland, OR 11 June 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)
55-06-11-001 Smada DE5509a
55-06-11-002 Easy To Love DE5509b
55-06-11-003 Coffee And Kisses DE5509c
55-06-11-004 Time On My Hands DE5509d
55-06-11-005 Take The "A" Train DE5509e
55-06-11-006 If I Give My Heart To You DE5509f
55-06-11-007 Smile DE5509g
55-06-11-008 Stomp, Look And Listen DE5509h
55-06-11-009 Blue Cellophane DE5509i
55-06-11-010 Emancipation Celebration DE5509j
55-06-11-011 Stompin' At The Savoy DE5509k
55-06-11-012 Gonna Tan your Hide DE5509l
55-06-11-013 Sophisticated Lady DE5509m
55-06-11-014 Perdido DE5509n
55-06-11-015 Black And Tan Fantasy DE5509o
55-06-11-016 Theme For Trambean DE5509p
55-06-11-017 Honeysuckle Rose DE5509q
55-06-11-018 Mood Indigo DE5509r
55-06-11-019 Caravan DE5509s
55-06-11-020 Blue Jean Beguine DE5509t
55-06-11-021 Happy One DE5509u
Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Dave Black(d)
55-06-11-022 Commercial Time (John Sanders Blues) JG 1002 DE5509v
As before
55-06-11-023 All The Things You Are DE5509w
55-06-11-024 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart DE5509x
55-06-11-025 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN DE5509y
55-06-11-026 Satin Doll DE5509z
55-06-11-027 Body And Soul JG 1004(D) DE5509aa
55-06-11-028 Flamingo - vJG DE5509ab
55-06-11-029 Teach Me Tonight - vJG DE5509ac
55-06-11-030 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG DE5509ad
55-06-11-031 Look What I've Got For You - vJG DE5509ae
55-06-11-032 Take The "A" Train DE5509af
55-06-11-033 The Mooche DE5509ag
55-06-11-034 One O'Clock Jump DE5509ah
55-06-11-035 Day In, Day Out - vJG DE5509ai
55-06-11-036 I Got It Bad - vJG DE5509aj
55-06-11-037 Everything But You - vJG DE5509ak
55-06-11-038 Solitude - vJG DE5509al
55-06-11-039 Isle Of Capri DE5509am
55-06-11-040 Mambo Jambo DE5509an
55-06-11-041 Mambo Jambo DE5509ao
55-06-11-042 Just Squeeze Me - vRN DE5509ap
55-06-11-043 Caravan DE5509aq
55-06-11-044 Jam With Sam DE5509ar
55-06-11-045 Mood Indigo DE5509as
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Denver CO Jun 1955
KFLM Broadcast,
Duke Ellington, Harney Peterson(tk)
55-06-31-001 Interview by Harney Peterson DE5510a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 09 July 1955
CBS Telecast,
Jimmy Spear, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Ward Silloway, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Virgil Davis(as); John Kulp(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
55-07-09-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) MDD 013 DE5511a
55-07-09-002 Harlem Air-Shaft MDD 013 DE5511b
Duke Ellington(ep); Jimmy Woode(sb)
55-07-09-003 ¬ Sophisticated Lady MDD 013 DE5511c
Jimmy Spear, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Ward Silloway, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Virgil Davis(as); John Kulp(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(ep); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
55-07-09-004 _| I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart MDD 013 DE5511d
Jimmy Spear, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Ward Silloway, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Virgil Davis(as); John Kulp(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
55-07-09-005 Jump For Joy MDD 013 DE5511e
55-07-09-006 Jam With Sam MDD 013 DE5511f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH THE JIMMY CARROLL ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 20 July 1955
CBS Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p); Connie Russell, Frankie Laine(v) with the Jimmy Carroll Orchestra
55-07-20-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5512a
55-07-20-002 Caravan DE5512b
55-07-20-003 I Got It Bad - vCRu DE5512c
Medley: DE5512d
55-07-20-004 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vFL
55-07-20-005 2. Solitude - vFL
55-07-20-006 3. I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vFL
55-07-20-007 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5512e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH THE STAN KENTON ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 26 July 1955
CBS Telecast,
Ed Leddy, Sam Noto, Al Porcino, Stu Williamson, Bob Clark(tp); Bob Fitzpatrick, Carl Fontana, Kent Larsen, Gus Chappell, Don Kelly(tb); Lennie Niehaus, Charlie Mariano (as); Bill Perkins, Dave Van Kriedt(ts); Don Davidson(bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Stan Kenton(p); Ralph Blaze(g); Max Bennett(sb); Mel Lewis(d)
55-07-26-001 ¬ Artistry In Rhythm (YT) Dy 2006-1(D), MDD 013 DE5513a
55-07-26-002 _| Take The "A" Train (YT) Dy 2006-1(D), MDD 013 DE5513b
55-07-26-003 Monologue - Duke Ellington(tk) (YT) DE5513c
 
YEHUDI MENUHIN AND DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY Same session
Yehudi Menuhin(vl); Duke Ellington(p)
55-07-26-004 Come Sunday (YT) MDD 013 DE5513d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Denver CO Summer 1955
Voice of America Broadcast,
Duke Ellington, Willis Conover(tk)
55-08-00-001 Interview by Willis Conover DE5514a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP New York City, NY 28 August 1955
NBC Broadcast,
Duke Ellington(tk); Luther Henderson(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Jimmy Grissom, Marion Cox(v)
MAN WITH FOUR SIDES
55-08-28-001 1. Happy Go Lucky Local (Like A Train) - vJG DE5515a
55-08-28-002 2. She - vJG, MC DE5515b
55-08-28-003 3. It's Rumor - vJG DE5515c
55-08-28-004 4. Twilight Time - vMC DE5515d
Luther Henderson out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
55-08-28-005 Weatherman DE5515e
55-08-28-006 The Blues DE5515f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 24 October 1955
USTD 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); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
55-10-24-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) GS 463 DE5516a
55-10-24-002 Stomp, Look And Listen GE LP-55001, GS 463 DE5516b
55-10-24-003 Sophisticated Lady GE LP-55001, GS 463, P30 02 DE5516c
55-10-24-004 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG GE LP-55001, GS 463 DE5516d
55-10-24-005 I Got It Bad GE LP-55001, GS 463, P30 02 DE5516e
55-10-24-006 Happy One GE LP-55001, GS 463 DE5516f
55-10-24-007 Take The "A" Train (theme) GS 463 DE5516g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA West Coast, USA probably Nov 1955
Concert,
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); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
55-11-00-001 The Mooche DE5517a
55-11-00-002 Harlem Air-Shaft DE5517b
55-11-00-003 Serious Serenade DE5517c
55-11-00-004 Theme For Trambean DE5517d
55-11-00-005 La Virgen De La Macarena DE5517e
55-11-00-006 Happy Go Lucky Local DE5517f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 27 November 1955
Broadcast, Zardi's
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); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
55-11-27-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5519a
55-11-27-002 Smada DE5519b
55-11-27-003 Prelude To A Kiss DE5519c
55-11-27-004 C-Jam Blues DE5519d
55-11-27-005 Day In Day Out - vJG DE5519e
55-11-27-006 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5519f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 03 December 1955
Broadcast, Zardi's
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); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
55-12-03-001 Boo-Dah DE5520a
55-12-03-002 Isle Of Capri DE5520b
55-12-03-003 Orson DE5520c
55-12-03-004 Hey Cherie - vRN DE5520d
55-12-03-005 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DE5520e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 04 December 1955
Broadcast, Zardi's
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); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
55-12-04-001 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DE5521a
55-12-04-002 Grievin' - vJG DE5521b
55-12-04-003 Just Scratchin' The Surface DE5521c
55-12-04-004 V.I.P. Boogie DE5521d
55-12-04-005 Jam With Sam DE5521e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Dodge City, KS 13 December 1955
Concert, Dodge City 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); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
55-12-13-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5522a
55-12-13-002 Stompin' At The Savoy DE5522b
55-12-13-003 Black And Tan Fantasy DE5522c
55-12-13-004 Happy Go Lucky Local DE5522d
55-12-13-005 Serious Serenade DE5522e
55-12-13-006 Perdido DE5522f
55-12-13-007 Clarinet Melodrama DE5522g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 29 December 1955
Dance Blue Note
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); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
55-12-29-001 Boo-Dah DE9011a
55-12-29-002 Laura DE9011b
55-12-29-003 Snibor DE9011c
55-12-29-004 Coffee And Kisses DE9011d
55-12-29-005 My Funny Valentine DE9011e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 31 December 1955
Broadcast, Blue Note
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); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
55-12-31-001 Stompin' At The Savoy DE5523a
55-12-31-002 I Got It Bad DE5523b
55-12-31-003 Hey, Cherie - vRN DE5523c
55-12-31-004 Solitude - vJG DE5523d
55-12-31-005 Smada DE5523e
55-12-31-006 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DE5523f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 03 January 1956
Duke Ellington 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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56-01-03-001 56131-1 Feetbone DE5601a
56-01-03-002 56131-2 Feetbone DE5601b
56-01-03-003 56131-3 Feetbone DE5601c
56-01-03-004 56131- Feetbone DE5601d
56-01-03-005 56131-6 Feetbone DE5601e
56-01-03-006 56131-7 Feetbone DE5601f
56-01-03-007 56131-9 Feetbone LMR CD-83000 DE5601g
56-01-03-008 Blue Rose DE5601h
56-01-03-009 Blue Rose DE5601i
56-01-03-010 56132- Bassment (Discontented) DE5601j
56-01-03-011 56132- Bassment (Discontented) DE5601k
56-01-03-012 56132- Bassment (Discontented) DE5601l
56-01-03-013 56132-1 Bassment (Discontented) DE5601m
56-01-03-014 56132-3 Bassment (Discontented) DE5601n
56-01-03-015 56132-4 Bassment (Discontented) LMR CD-83000 DE5601o
56-01-03-016 Carnegie Blues DE5601p
Ray Nance(t); Johnny Hodges(as); Billy Strayhorn(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56-01-03-017 Blues Improvisation DE5601q
As before
56-01-03-018 56133- Just Scratchin' The Surface DE5601r
56-01-03-019 56133-2 Just Scratchin' The Surface DE5601s
56-01-03-020 56133-3 Just Scratchin' The Surface DE5601t
56-01-03-021 56133-4 Just Scratchin' The Surface DE5601u
56-01-03-022 56133- Just Scratchin' The Surface DE5601v
56-01-03-023 56133-5 Just Scratchin' The Surface LMR CD-83000 DE5601w
56-01-03-024 56134-1 Le Sucrier Velour (Do Not Disturb) DE5601x
56-01-03-025 56134-2 Le Sucrier Velour (Do Not Disturb) DE5601y
56-01-03-026 56134-3 Le Sucrier Velour (Do Not Disturb) DE5601z
56-01-03-027 56134-5 Le Sucrier Velour (Do Not Disturb) DE5601aa
56-01-03-028 56134-7 Le Sucrier Velour (Do Not Disturb) DE5601ab
56-01-03-029 56134-9 Le Sucrier Velour (Do Not Disturb) LMR CD-83000 DE5601ac
56-01-03-030 56134-10 Le Sucrier Velour (Do Not Disturb) DE5601ad
56-01-03-031 56134-11 Le Sucrier Velour (Do Not Disturb) DE5601ae
56-01-03-032 56135- Tea For Two DE5601af
56-01-03-033 56136- Long Time Blues DE5601ag
56-01-03-034 56136- Long Time Blues DE5601ah
56-01-03-035 56136- Long Time Blues DE5601ai
56-01-03-036 56136-1 Long Time Blues LMR CD-83000 DE5601aj
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 22 January 1956
Broadcast, Café Society Downtown
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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56-01-22-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5602a
56-01-22-002 Satin Doll DE5602b
56-01-22-003 Feetbone DE5602c
56-01-22-004 Passion Flower DE5602d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 23 January 1956
Columbia 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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Rosemary Clooney(v)
56-01-23-001 Me And You - vRC CBS 466444-2, Co CL-872 DE5603a
56-01-23-002 Grievin' - vRC CBS 466444-2, Co CL-872 DE5603b
56-01-23-003 I'm Checking Out Goombye - vRC CBS 466444-2, Co CL-872 DE5603c
56-01-23-004 Blue Rose - vRC CBS 466444-2, Co CL-872 DE5603d
56-01-23-005 Sophisticated Lady - vRC CBS 466444-2, Co CK-66372, Co CL-872 DE5603e
56-01-23-006 Mood Indigo - vRC CBS 466444-2, Co CL-872 DE5603f
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
56-01-23-007 If You Were In My Place - vRC CBS 26306(D), CBS 466444-2, Co CL-872 DE5603g
RC vocals dubbed at Radio Recorders, 8 and 11 Feb 1956
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 27 January 1956
Columbia 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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Rosemary Clooney(v)
56-01-27-001 I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart - vRC CBS 466444-2, Co CL-872 DE5604a
56-01-27-002 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRC CBS 466444-2, Co CL-872 DE5604b
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
56-01-27-003 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRC CBS 26306(D), CBS 466444-2 DE5604c
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
56-01-27-004 I Got It Bad - vRC CBS 466444-2, Co CL-872 DE5604d
56-01-27-005 Passion Flower UtD 2006 DE5604e
56-01-27-006 Passion Flower CBS 466444-2, Co CL-872 DE5604f
56-01-27-007 Hey Baby UtD 2006 DE5604g
56-01-27-008 Hey Baby - vRC CBS 466444-2, Co CL-872 DE5604h
RC vocals dubbed at Radio Recorders, 8 and 11 Feb 1956
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 28 January 1956
Broadcast, Café Society Downtown
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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56-01-28-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5605a
56-01-28-002 Bassment DE5605b
56-01-28-003 C-Jam Blues DE5605c
56-01-28-004 Stompin' At The Savoy DE5605d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 7-8 February 1956
Bethlehem 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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
56-02-07-001 East St. Louis Toodle-O AJ R2-74315(D)(S)(T), AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-60, SP (Unknown-1)(T) DE5606a
56-02-07-002 Creole Love Call AJ R2-74315(D)(S)(T), AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-60, SP (Unknown-1)(T) DE5606b
56-02-07-003 Stompy Jones AJ R2-74315(D)(S)(T), AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-60, SP (Unknown-1)(T) DE5606c
56-02-07-004 Jeep Is Jumpin' AJ R2-74315(D)(S)(T), AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-60, SP (Unknown-1)(T) DE5606d
56-02-07-005 Jack The Bear AJ R2-74315(D)(S)(T), AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-60, SP (Unknown-1)(T) DE5606e
56-02-07-006 In A Mellow Tone AJ R2-74315(D)(S)(T), AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-60, SP (Unknown-1)(T) DE5606f
56-02-07-007 Ko-Ko AJ R2-74315(D)(S)(T), AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-60, SP (Unknown-1)(T) DE5606g
56-02-07-008 Midriff AJ R2-74315(D)(S)(T), AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-60, SP (Unknown-1)(T) DE5606h
56-02-07-009 Stomp, Look And Listen AJ R2-74315(D)(S)(T), AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-60, SP (Unknown-1)(T) DE5606i
56-02-07-010 Unbooted Character AJ R2-74315(D)(S)(T), AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-60, SP (Unknown-1)(T) DE5606j
56-02-07-011 Lonesome Lullabye AJ R2-74315(D)(S)(T), AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-60, SP (Unknown-1)(T) DE5606k
56-02-07-012 Upper Manhattan Medical Group AJ R2-74315(D)(S)(T), AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-60, SP (Unknown-1)(T) DE5606l
56-02-07-013 Summertime AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-6005, ShF DK-37470(D)(S), SP (Unknown-2)(T) DE5606m
56-02-07-014 Laura AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-6005, ShF DK-37470(D)(S), SP (Unknown-2)(T) DE5606n
56-02-07-015 I Can't Get Started - vRN AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-6005, ShF DK-37470(D)(S), SP (Unknown-2)(T) DE5606o
56-02-07-016 My Funny Valentine AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-6005, ShF DK-37470(D)(S), SP (Unknown-2)(T) DE5606p
56-02-07-017 Everything But You - vJG AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-6005, ShF DK-37470(D)(S), SP (Unknown-2)(T) DE5606q
56-02-07-018 Frustration AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-6005, ShF DK-37470(D)(S), SP (Unknown-1)(T), SP (Unknown-2)(T) DE5606r
56-02-07-019 Cotton Tail AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-6005, ShF DK-37470(D)(S), SP (Unknown-1)(T), SP (Unknown-2)(T) DE5606s
56-02-07-020 Day Dream AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-6005, ShF DK-37470(D)(S), SP (Unknown-2)(T) DE5606t
56-02-07-021 Deep Purple AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-6005, ShF DK-37470(D)(S), SP (Unknown-2)(T) DE5606u
56-02-07-022 Indian Summer AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-6005, ShF DK-37470(D)(S), SP (Unknown-2)(T) DE5606v
56-02-07-023 Blues No. 05 AMSC AMSC-937(D), Be BCP-6005, ShF DK-37470(D)(S), SP (Unknown-2)(T) DE5606w
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 18 March 1956
Duke Ellington 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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Billy Strayhorn(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56-03-18-001 3054-6 Blue Rose DE5607a
56-03-18-002 3054-7 Blue Rose DE5607b
56-03-18-003 3054-8 Blue Rose DE5607c
56-03-18-004 3054-10 Blue Rose DE5607d
56-03-18-005 3054-11 Blue Rose DE5607e
56-03-18-006 3054-12 Blue Rose DE5607f
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
56-03-18-007 3055- Short Sheet Cluster DE5607g
56-03-18-008 3055- Short Sheet Cluster DE5607h
56-03-18-009 3055-1 Short Sheet Cluster DE5607i
56-03-18-010 3055-2 Short Sheet Cluster DE5607j
56-03-18-011 3055-3 Short Sheet Cluster DE5607k
56-03-18-012 3055-5 Short Sheet Cluster DE5607l
56-03-18-013 3055-7 Short Sheet Cluster LMR CD-83000 DE5607m
56-03-18-014 3055-8 Short Sheet Cluster DE5607n
56-03-18-015 3055-10 Short Sheet Cluster DE5607o
56-03-18-016 3056- Uncontrived DE5607p
56-03-18-017 3056- Uncontrived DE5607q
56-03-18-018 3056- Uncontrived LMR CD-83000 DE5607r
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 19 March 1956
Duke Ellington 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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56-03-19-001 -11 Miss Lucy DE5608a
56-03-19-002 -12 Miss Lucy LMR CD-83000 DE5608b
56-03-19-003 -2 Prelude To A Kiss DE5608c
56-03-19-004 -5 Prelude To A Kiss LMR CD-83000 DE5608d
56-03-19-005 -1 E And D Blues LMR CD-83000 DE5608e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS GROUP Same session
Duke Ellington recording session
Clark Terry(fl); John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl); Johnny Hodges(as); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56-03-19-006 Way Back Blues DJ FW40030(D), En 1052, SMSP AK-40030(D) DE5608f
56-03-19-007 Where's The Music? DJ FW40030(D), En 1052, SMSP AK-40030(D) DE5608g
56-03-19-008 Rubber Bottom DJ FW40030(D), En 1052, SMSP AK-40030(D) DE5608h
56-03-19-009 Play The Blues And Go Home DJ FW40030(D), En 1052, SMSP AK-40030(D) DE5608i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 14 April 1956
Broadcast, Basin Street
Nelson Williams, Phil Barboza, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
56-04-14-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS BSJ-15 DE5609a
56-04-14-002 Caravan AFRS BSJ-15 DE5609b
56-04-14-003 Sophisticated Lady AFRS BSJ-15, Ec EJCD-04 DE5609c
56-04-14-004 ¬ Kinda Dukish AFRS BSJ-15, Ec EJCD-04 DE5609d
56-04-14-005 _| Rockin' In Rhythm AFRS BSJ-15 DE5609e
56-04-14-006 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG AFRS BSJ-15 DE5609f
56-04-14-007 Stompin' At The Savoy AFRS BSJ-15, Ec EJCD-04 DE5609g
56-04-14-008 Prelude To A Kiss AFRS BSJ-15 DE5609h
56-04-14-009 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DE5609i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 14 April 1956
Broadcast, Basin Street
Nelson Williams, Phil Barboza, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
56-04-14-010 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5610xa
56-04-14-011 E And D Blues DE5610a
56-04-14-012 The Mooche DE5610b
56-04-14-013 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5610xb
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Las Vegas, NV May 1956
Concert, Flamingo Hotel
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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
56-05-00-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5611a
56-05-00-002 V.I.P. Boogie DE5611b
56-05-00-003 Jam With Sam DE5611c
56-05-00-004 I Got It Bad DE5611d
56-05-00-005 Flamingo - vJG DE5611e
56-05-00-006 Monologue - tkDE DE5611f
56-05-00-007 Hey, Cherie - vRN DE5611g
Medley: DE5611h
56-05-00-008 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore
56-05-00-009 2. Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me
56-05-00-010 3. In A Sentimental Mood
56-05-00-011 4. Mood Indigo
56-05-00-012 5. I'm Beginning To See The Light
56-05-00-013 6. Sophisticated Lady
56-05-00-014 7. Caravan
56-05-00-015 8. It Don't Mean A Thing
56-05-00-016 9. Solitude
56-05-00-017 10. C-Jam Blues
56-05-00-018 11. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Ann Arbor, MI 02 July 1956
Concert, Hill Auditorium, University of Michigan
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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
56-07-02-001 Black And Tan Fantasy DJ 018 DE5612xa
56-07-02-002 Stompin' At The Savoy DJ 018 DE5612xb
56-07-02-003 Clarinet Melodrama DJ 018 DE5612xc
56-07-02-004 Harlem Air-Shaft DJ 018 DE5612xd
56-07-02-005 Sophisticated Lady DJ 018 DE5612xe
56-07-02-006 Theme For Trambean DJ 018 DE5612xf
56-07-02-007 Satin Doll DJ 018 DE5612a
56-07-02-008 Take The "A" Train - vRN DJ 018 DE5612b
56-07-02-009 Take The "A" Train DJ 018 DE5612c
56-07-02-010 La Virgen De La Macarena DJ 018 DE5612d
56-07-02-011 Monologue - tkDE DJ 018 DE5612e
56-07-02-012 V.I.P. Boogie DJ 018 DE5612f
56-07-02-013 Jam With Sam DJ 018 DE5612g
56-07-02-014 The Hawk Talks DJ 018 DE5612h
56-07-02-015 Prelude To A Kiss DJ 018 DE5612i
56-07-02-016 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DJ 018 DE5612j
56-07-02-017 Day In, Day Out - vJG DJ 018 DE5612k
56-07-02-018 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG DE5612l
56-07-02-019 Blue Moon - vJG DE5612m
56-07-02-020 Skin Deep DE5612n
Medley: DE5612o
56-07-02-021 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore
56-07-02-022 2. Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me
56-07-02-023 3. In A Sentimental Mood
56-07-02-024 4. Mood Indigo
56-07-02-025 5. I'm Beginning To See The Light
56-07-02-026 6. Sophisticated Lady
56-07-02-027 7. I Got It Bad
56-07-02-028 8. Caravan
56-07-02-029 9. It Don't Mean A Thing
56-07-02-030 10. Solitude
56-07-02-031 11. C-Jam Blues
56-07-02-032 12. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much
Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb)
56-07-02-033 Dancers In Love DE5612p
As before
56-07-02-034 Hey, Cherie - vRN DE5612q
56-07-02-035 Perdido DE5612r
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Newport, RI 07 July 1956
Concert, Freebody Park
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Al Lucas(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
56-07-07-001 Star Spangled Banner Co C2K-64932(D)(MB)(S)(T) DE5613a
56-07-07-002 Black And Tan Fantasy CBS 88653(D), Co C2-38262(D), Co C2K-64932(D)(MB)(S)(T) DE5613b
56-07-07-003 Tea For Two Co C2K-64932(D)(MB)(S)(T) DE5613c
Willie Cook, Herbie Jones, 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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
56-07-07-004 CO56804 Take The "A" Train Co C2K-64932(D)(MB)(S)(T), Co CL-933 DE5613d
NEWPORT JAZZ FESTIVAL SUITE
56-07-07-005 1. Festival Junction Co C2K-64932(D)(MB)(S)(T), UA NUA-7(D) DE5613e
56-07-07-006 2. Blues To Be There Co C2K-64932(D)(MB)(S)(T), Co CL-934*, UA NUA-7(D) DE5613f
56-07-07-007 3. Newport Up Co C2K-64932(D)(MB)(S)(T), UA NUA-7(D) DE5613g
56-07-07-008 CO56805 Sophisticated Lady Co C2K-64932(D)(MB)(S)(T), Co CL-933 DE5613h
56-07-07-009 Day In, Day Out - vJG Co C2K-64932(D)(MB)(S)(T) DE5613i
56-07-07-010 ¬ ¬ Diminuendo In Blue Co C2K-64932(D)(MB)(S)(T), Co CL-934, UA NUA-7(D) DE5613j
56-07-07-011  | CO56806  | Wailing Interval Co C2K-64932(D)(MB)(S)(T), Co CL-934, UA NUA-7(D) DE5613k
56-07-07-012 _| _| Crescendo In Blue Co C2K-64932(D)(MB)(S)(T), Co CL-934, UA NUA-7(D) DE5613l
56-07-07-013 CO56807 I Got It Bad Co C2K-64932(D)(MB)(S)(T), Co CK-48654, Co CL-933 DE5613m
56-07-07-014 Jeep's Blues Co C2K-64932(D)(MB)(S)(T), Co CL-934 DE5613n
56-07-07-015 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN Co C2K-64932(D)(MB)(S)(T) DE5613o
56-07-07-016 CO56808 Skin Deep Co C2K-64932(D)(MB)(S)(T), Co CL-933 DE5613p
56-07-07-017 Mood Indigo Co C2K-64932(D)(MB)(S)(T) DE5613q
Note: I Got It Bad was edited in studio on 09 Jul 56.
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 09 July 1956
Columbia 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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
NEWPORT JAZZ FESTIVAL SUITE
56-07-09-001 1. Festival Junction Co C2K-64932(D)(MB)(S)(T), Co CL-934 DE5614a
56-07-09-002 2. Blues To Be There Co C2K-64932(D)(MB)(S)(T), Co CL-934 DE5614b
56-07-09-003 3. Newport Up Co C2K-64932(D)(MB)(S)(T), Co CL-934 DE5614c
56-07-09-004 Jeep's Blues Co C2K-64932(D)(MB)(S)(T) DE5614d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 09 July 1956
Film soundtrack
Duke Ellington(p,tk)
56-07-09-005 Mood Indigo DE5615a
56-07-09-006 Mood Indigo DE5615b
56-07-09-007 Caravan DE5615c
56-07-09-008 Sophisticated Lady DE5615d
56-07-09-009 Satin Doll DE5615e
56-07-09-010 Duke Ellington talking about his hits DE5615f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA WITH THE NEW HAVEN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA New Haven, CT 10 July 1956
Columbia 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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d) with the New Haven Symphony Orchestra cond. Frank Brieff
56-07-10-001 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' DE5616a
NIGHT CREATURE
56-07-10-002 1. Blind Bug DE5616b
56-07-10-003 2. Stalking Monster DE5616c
56-07-10-004 3. Dazzling Creature DE5616d
56-07-10-005 HARLEM DE5616e
Jimmy Hamilton, Russell Procope(cl); Harry Carney(bcl); Duke Ellington(tk)
56-07-10-006 Monologue DE5616f
As before but New Haven Symphony Orchestra out
Medley: DE5616g
56-07-10-007 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore
56-07-10-008 2. In A Sentimental Mood
56-07-10-009 3. Mood Indigo
56-07-10-010 4. I'm Beginning To See The Light
56-07-10-011 5. Sophisticated Lady
56-07-10-012 6. Caravan
56-07-10-013 7. Just Squeeze Me
56-07-10-014 8. Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG
56-07-10-015 9. I Got It Bad
56-07-10-016 10. Just Squeeze Me - vRN
56-07-10-017 11. It Don't Mean A Thing
56-07-10-018 12. Solitude
56-07-10-019 13. C-Jam Blues
56-07-10-020 14. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much
56-07-10-021 V.I.P. Boogie DE5616h
56-07-10-022 Jam With Sam DE5616i
Add The New Haven Symphony Orchestra cond. Frank Brieff
56-07-10-023 Star Spangled Banner DE5616j
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Lennox, MA 15 July 1956
Concert, Tanglewood
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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
56-07-15-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) QD Q-049 DE5617a
56-07-15-002 Black And Tan Fantasy QD Q-049 DE5617b
56-07-15-003 Harlem Air-Shaft QD Q-049 DE5617c
56-07-15-004 Clarinet Melodrama QD Q-049 DE5617d
56-07-15-005 Theme For Trambean QD Q-049 DE5617e
56-07-15-006 Sophisticated Lady QD Q-049 DE5617f
56-07-15-007 Take The "A" Train - vRN QD Q-049 DE5617g
56-07-15-008 Take The "A" Train QD Q-049 DE5617h
56-07-15-009 La Virgen De La Macarena QD Q-050 DE5617i
56-07-15-010 Monologue QD Q-049 DE5617j
NEWPORT JAZZ FESTIVAL SUITE
56-07-15-011 1. Festival Junction QD Q-050 DE5617k
56-07-15-012 2. Blues To Be There QD Q-050 DE5617l
56-07-15-013 3. Newport Up QD Q-050 DE5617m
56-07-15-014 The Hawk Talks QD Q-050 DE5617n
56-07-15-015 Prelude To A Kiss QD Q-050 DE5617o
56-07-15-016 Things Ain't What they Used To Be QD Q-050 DE5617p
56-07-15-017 I Got It Bad QD Q-050 DE5617q
56-07-15-018 Day In, Day Out - vJG DE5617r
56-07-15-019 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG DE5617s
56-07-15-020 Skin Deep DE5617t
Medley: DE5617u
56-07-15-021 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore
56-07-15-022 2. In A Sentimental Mood
56-07-15-023 3. Mood Indigo
56-07-15-024 4. I'm Beginning To See The Light
56-07-15-025 5. Sophisticated Lady
56-07-15-026 6. Caravan
56-07-15-027 7. It Don't Mean A Thing
56-07-15-028 8. Solitude
56-07-15-029 9. C-Jam Blues
56-07-15-030 10. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much
56-07-15-031 Hey Cherie - vRN DE5617v
56-07-15-032 Perdido DE5617w
56-07-15-033 Mood Indigo DE5617x
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Stratford, Canada 18 July 1956
Concert, Festival Concert 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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
56-07-18-001 Bassment (Hark, the Duke’s Trumpets!) M&A CD-616, MP E11-87 DE5618a
56-07-18-002 Harlem Air-Shaft M&A CD-616, MP E11-87 DE5618b
56-07-18-003 Clarinet Melodrama M&A CD-616, MP E11-87 DE5618c
56-07-18-004 Theme For Trambean M&A CD-616, MP E11-87 DE5618d
56-07-18-005 Sophisticated Lady M&A CD-616, MP E11-87 DE5618e
56-07-18-006 Take The "A" Train - vRN M&A CD-616, MP E11-87 DE5618f
56-07-18-007 Take The "A" Train M&A CD-616, MP E11-87 DE5618g
56-07-18-008 La Virgen De La Macarena M&A CD-616 DE5618h
56-07-18-009 Monologue M&A CD-616 DE5618i
56-07-18-010 I Got It Bad M&A CD-616, MP E11-87 DE5618j
56-07-18-011 HARLEM M&A CD-616 DE5618k
NEWPORT JAZZ FESTIVAL SUITE
56-07-18-012 1. Festival Junction DE5618l
56-07-18-013 2. Blues To Be There DE5618m
56-07-18-014 3. Newport Up DE5618n
56-07-18-015 Things Ain't What they Used To Be DE5618o
56-07-18-016 Hey Cherie - vRN DE5618p
56-07-18-017 Perdido DE5618q
56-07-18-018 Day In, Day Out - vJG DE5618r
56-07-18-019 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG DE5618s
56-07-18-020 Blue Moon - vJG DE5618t
Medley: DE5618u
56-07-18-021 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore
56-07-18-022 2. In A Sentimental Mood
56-07-18-023 3. Mood Indigo
56-07-18-024 4. I'm Beginning To See The Light
56-07-18-025 5. Sophisticated Lady
56-07-18-026 6. Caravan
56-07-18-027 7. It Don't Mean A Thing
56-07-18-028 8. Solitude
56-07-18-029 9. C-Jam Blues
56-07-18-030 10. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Burlington, Canada 19 July 1956
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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
NEWPORT JAZZ FESTIVAL SUITE
56-07-19-001 1. Festival Junction DE5619a
56-07-19-002 2. Blues To Be There DE5619b
56-07-19-003 3. Newport Up DE5619c
56-07-19-004 Prelude To A Kiss DE5619d
56-07-19-005 Mood Indigo DE5619e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Burlington, Canada 21 July 1956
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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56-07-21-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5620a
56-07-21-002 Caravan DE5620b
56-07-21-003 Sophisticated Lady DE5620c
56-07-21-004 Flamingo DE5620d
56-07-21-005 Jam With Sam DE5620e
56-07-21-006 I Got It Bad DE5620f
56-07-21-007 Tulip Or Turnip DE5620g
56-07-21-008 E And D Blues DE5620h
56-07-21-009 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5620i
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA WITH THE CLEVELAND POPS ORCHESTRA Cleveland, OH 25 July 1956
Concert, Severance 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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v) with The Cleveland Pops Orchestra
56-07-25-001 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' DE5621a
NIGHT CREATURE
56-07-25-002 1. Blind Bug DE5621b
56-07-25-003 2. Stalking Monster DE5621c
56-07-25-004 3. Dazzling Creature DE5621d
Cleveland Pops Orchestra Out
56-07-25-005 Skin Deep DE5621e
Add Cleveland Pops Orchestra
Medley: DE5621f
56-07-25-006 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore
56-07-25-007 2. Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG
56-07-25-008 3. In A Sentimental Mood
56-07-25-009 4. Mood Indigo
56-07-25-010 5. I'm Beginning To See The Light
56-07-25-011 6. Sophisticated Lady
56-07-25-012 7. Caravan
56-07-25-013 8. I Got It Bad
56-07-25-014 9. Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG
56-07-25-015 10. I Got It Bad
56-07-25-016 11. It Don't Mean A Thing
56-07-25-017 12. Solitude
56-07-25-018 13. C-Jam Blues
56-07-25-019 14. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much
Cleveland Pops Orchestra Out
56-07-25-020 V.I.P. Boogie MP E11-86 DE5621g
56-07-25-021 Jam With Sam MP E11-86 DE5621h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Fairfield, CT 28 July 1956
Concert, Stadium Bowl, Fairfield University
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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
56-07-28-001 Star Spangled Banner DE5622a
NEWPORT JAZZ FESTIVAL SUITE
56-07-28-002 1. Festival Junction IAJRC 45, IAJRC CD-1005 DE5622b
56-07-28-003 2. Blues To Be There IAJRC 45, IAJRC CD-1005 DE5622c
56-07-28-004 3. Newport Up IAJRC 45, IAJRC CD-1005 DE5622d
56-07-28-005 The Hawk Talks IAJRC 45, IAJRC CD-1005 DE5622e
56-07-28-006 Sophisticated Lady IAJRC CD-1005 DE5622f
56-07-28-007 ¬ Diminuendo In Blue DE5622g
56-07-28-008  | Wailing Interval DE5622h
56-07-28-009 _| Crescendo In Blue DE5622i
56-07-28-010 I Got It Bad IAJRC 45, IAJRC CD-1005 DE5622j
56-07-28-011 Things Ain't What they Used To Be DE5622k
56-07-28-012 Day In, Day Out - vJG DE5622l
56-07-28-013 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG IAJRC 45, IAJRC CD-1005 DE5622m
56-07-28-014 Hey Cherie - vRN IAJRC CD-1005 DE5622n
56-07-28-015 Take The "A" Train - vRN IAJRC 45, IAJRC CD-1005 DE5622o
56-07-28-016 Skin Deep DE5622p
56-07-28-017 Ballin' The Blues - vJG IAJRC CD-1005, QD Q-044 DE5622q
56-07-28-018 Mood Indigo IAJRC 45, IAJRC CD-1005, QD Q-044 DE5622r
 
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH STUDIO ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 29 July 1956
CBS Broadcast,
Duke Ellington(p) with Studio Orchestra cond. Johnny Green
Medley DE5623a
56-07-29-001 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore
56-07-29-002 2. Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG
56-07-29-003 3. In A Sentimental Mood
56-07-29-004 4. Mood Indigo
56-07-29-005 6. Sophisticated Lady
56-07-29-006 7. It Don't Mean A Thing
56-07-29-007 8. Solitude
 
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 01 August 1956
CBS studios Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p)
56-08-01-001 Dancers In Love DE5624a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND FRANKIE LANE Same session
Duke Ellington(p); Frankie Laine, The Meadowlarks(v) with the Russ Case Orchestra
56-08-01-002 Tomorrow Mountain - v FL, TMe DE5624b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 07 August 1956
Columbia 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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56-08-07-001 CO56565- A-Flat Minor Co CK-65568(D)(S)(T), UtD 2006 DE5625a
56-08-07-002 CO56565- A-Flat Minor Co CK-65568(D)(S)(T), UtD 2006 DE5625b
56-08-07-003 CO56565-1 A-Flat Minor Co CK-65568(D)(S)(T) DE5625xa
56-08-07-004 CO56565-3 A-Flat Minor Co CK-65568(D)(S)(T), UtD 2006 DE5625c
56-08-07-005 CO56565-6 A-Flat Minor CBS 88653(D), Co CG-33961(D), Co CK-65568(D)(S)(T) DE5625d
SUCH SWEET THUNDER
56-08-07-006 CO56566-1 11. Half The Fun Co CK-65568(D)(S)(T), UtD 2006 DE5625e
56-08-07-007 CO56566-5 11. Half The Fun Co CK-65568(D)(S)(T), Co CL-1033, Co COL-469140-2(D), UA NUA-7(D) DE5625f
56-08-07-008 CO56567-4 Suburban Beauty Co CK-65568(D)(S)(T), UtD 2006 DE5625g
56-08-07-009 CO56567-8 Suburban Beauty CBS 62993, CBS 88653(D), Co CG-33961(D), Co CK-65568(D)(S)(T), Co CL-967 DE5625h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 26 August 1956
Broadcast, Blue Note
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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56-08-26-001 Dancers In Love DE5626a
56-08-26-002 Newport Up MDD 005(D) DE5626b
56-08-26-003 I Got It Bad MDD 005(D) DE5626c
56-08-26-004 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN MDD 005(D) DE5626d
56-08-26-005 Mood Indigo MDD 005(D) DE5626e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 02 September 1956
Broadcast, Blue Note
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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56-09-02-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5627a
56-09-02-002 Blues To Be There DE5627b
56-09-02-003 Jam With Sam DE5627c
56-09-02-004 Things Ain't What they Used To Be DE5627d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Buffalo, NY 16 September 1956
Broadcast, Town Casino
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); Johnny Hodges, Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
56-09-16-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5628a
56-09-16-002 Caravan DE5628b
56-09-16-003 Stompin' At The Savoy DE5628c
56-09-16-004 V.I.P. Boogie DE5628d
56-09-16-005 Jam With Sam DE5628e
56-09-16-006 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG DE5628f
56-09-16-007 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN DE5628g
56-09-16-008 Mood Indigo DE5628h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 17 September 1956
Columbia 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); Sam Woodyard(d); Joya Sherrill, Margaret Tynes(v)
A DRUM IS A WOMAN
56-09-17-001 -1 07. Congo Square (Matumbe) DE5629a
56-09-17-002 -2 07. Congo Square (Matumbe) DE5629b
56-09-17-003 -3 07. Congo Square (Matumbe) Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, CSP JCL-951, JT 933(D) DE5629c
56-09-17-004 -4 07. Congo Square (Matumbe) Az 411, UA NUA-7(D) DE5629d
56-09-17-005 -2 06. Carribee Joe DE5629e
56-09-17-006 -3 06. Carribee Joe - vJS DE5629f
56-09-17-007 -4 06. Carribee Joe - vJS DE5629g
56-09-17-008 -5 06. Carribee Joe DE5629h
56-09-17-009 -6 06. Carribee Joe DE5629i
56-09-17-010 -7 06. Carribee Joe - vJS DE5629j
56-09-17-011 -8 06. Carribee Joe - vJS Az 411, Co 471320-2*(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951*, JT 933*(D) DE5629k
56-09-17-012 -9 06. Carribee Joe DE5629l
56-09-17-013 -10 06. Carribee Joe - vJS DE5629m
56-09-17-014 -11 06. Carribee Joe - vJS DE5629n
56-09-17-015 06. Carribee Joe - vJS DE5629o
56-09-17-016 06. Carribee Joe DE5629p
56-09-17-017 06. Carribee Joe DE5629q
56-09-17-018 06. Carribee Joe - vJS Az 411, Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, JT 933(D), UA NUA-7(D) DE5629r
56-09-17-019 01. A Drum Is A Woman - vMTy Az 411, Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, CSP JCL-951, JT 933(D), UA NUA-7(D) DE5629s
56-09-17-020 01. A Drum Is A Woman - vMTy Az 411 DE5629t
56-09-17-021 13. Rhumbop - vJS Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, JT 933(D), UA NUA-7(D) DE5629u
56-09-17-022 13. Rhumbop - vJS Az 411 DE5629v
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 24 September 1956
Columbia 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); Johnny Hodges, Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Ozzie Bailey, Choir(v)
A DRUM IS A WOMAN
56-09-24-001 02. Rhythm Pum Te Dum - vCHO DE5630a
56-09-24-002 02. Rhythm Pum Te Dum - vCHO DE5630b
56-09-24-003 14. Caribee Joe - vCHO DE5630c
56-09-24-004 14. Caribee Joe - vCHO DE5630d
56-09-24-005 14. Caribee Joe - vCHO DE5630e
56-09-24-006 -1 02. Rhythm Pum Te Dum - vCHO DE5630f
56-09-24-007 -2 02. Rhythm Pum Te Dum - vCHO DE5630g
56-09-24-008 02. Rhythm Pum Te Dum - vCHO DE5630h
56-09-24-009 -3 02. Rhythm Pum Te Dum - vCHO Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, CSP JCL-951, JT 933(D), UA NUA-7(D) DE5630i
56-09-24-010 14. Caribee Joe - vCHO Co 471320-2*(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951*, JT 933*(D) DE5630j
56-09-24-011 -1 03. What Else Can You Do With A Drum? - vOB DE5630k
56-09-24-012 -2 03. What Else Can You Do With A Drum? - vOB DE5630l
56-09-24-013 -3 03. What Else Can You Do With A Drum? DE5630m
56-09-24-014 -4 03. What Else Can You Do With A Drum? - vOB DE5630n
56-09-24-015 -5 03. What Else Can You Do With A Drum? DE5630o
56-09-24-016 -6 03. What Else Can You Do With A Drum? - vOB Az 411, Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co B-9511, Co CL-951, CSP JCL-951, JT 933(D), UA NUA-7(D) DE5630p
56-09-24-017 -1 14. Caribee Joe - vCHO DE5630q
56-09-24-018 -2 14. Caribee Joe - vCHO DE5630r
56-09-24-019 -3 14. Caribee Joe - vCHO DE5630s
56-09-24-020 -1 07. Congo Square DE5630t
56-09-24-021 -2 07. Congo Square (Silence A) DE5630u
56-09-24-022 -3 07. Congo Square (Silence A) DE5630v
56-09-24-023 -4 07. Congo Square (Silence A) DE5630w
56-09-24-024 -5 07. Congo Square (Silence A) DE5630x
56-09-24-025 -6 07. Congo Square (Silence A) DE5630y
56-09-24-026 -7 07. Congo Square (Silence A) Az 411, Co 471320-2*(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951*, CSP JCL-951*, JT 933*(D) DE5630z
56-09-24-027 -1 07. Congo Square (Silence B) DE5630aa
56-09-24-028 -2 07. Congo Square (Silence B) DE5630ab
56-09-24-029 -3 07. Congo Square (Silence B) DE5630ac
56-09-24-030 -2 07. Congo Square (Silence C) DE5630ad
56-09-24-031 -3 07. Congo Square (Silence C) DE5630ae
56-09-24-032 -4 07. Congo Square (Silence C) DE5630af
56-09-24-033 -5 07. Congo Square (Silence C) Co 471320-2*(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951*, CSP JCL-951*, JT 933*(D) DE5630ag
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 25 September 1956
New York City, NY
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); Johnny Hodges, Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Joya Sherrill, Margaret Tynes, Choir(v)
A DRUM IS A WOMAN
56-09-25-001 08. A Drum Is A Woman - vMTy Az 411, Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, CSP JCL-951, JT 933(D), UA NUA-7(D) DE5631a
56-09-25-002 05. Hey Buddy Bolden - vJS, CHO Az 411, Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co B-9511, Co CL-951, JT 933(D), UA NUA-7(D) DE5631b
56-09-25-003 14. Caribee Joe - vJS Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, JT 933(D), UA NUA-7(D) DE5631c
56-09-25-004 14. Caribee Joe Az 411 DE5631d
Russell Procope(cl); Billy Strayhorn(p); Jimmy Woode(sb)
56-09-25-005 07. Congo Square (Matumbe) Az 411, Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, CSP JCL-951, JT 933(D) DE5631e
Clark Terry(t); Billy Strayhorn(p); Jimmy Woode(sb)
56-09-25-006 10. Madam Zajj Az 411, Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, JT 933(D), UA NUA-7(D) DE5631f
56-09-25-007 10. Madam Zajj Az 411 DE5631g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 28 September 1956
Columbia 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); Tom Whaley(d); Marion Bruce, Margaret Tynes(v)
A DRUM IS A WOMAN
56-09-28-001 -1 04. New Orleans (Sunrise Act 1) DE5632a
56-09-28-002 -2 04. New Orleans (Sunrise Act 1) Az 411, Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, CSP JCL-951, JT 933(D) DE5632b
56-09-28-003 -1 04. New Orleans (Sunrise Act 2) Az 411, Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, JT 933(D) DE5632c
56-09-28-004 -2 04. New Orleans (Sunrise Act 2) DE5632d
56-09-28-005 -3 04. New Orleans (Sunrise Act 2) DE5632e
56-09-28-006 -5 04. New Orleans (Sunrise Act 2) Az 411, Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, CSP JCL-951, JT 933(D) DE5632f
56-09-28-007 -9 04. New Orleans (Sunrise Act 2) DE5632g
56-09-28-008 -1 13. Rhumbop (Terry) DE5632h
56-09-28-009 -2 13. Rhumbop (Terry) DE5632i
56-09-28-010 -1 13. Rhumbop (Hamilton) DE5632j
56-09-28-011 -3 13. Rhumbop (Hamilton) DE5632k
56-09-28-012 -4 13. Rhumbop (Hamilton) DE5632l
56-09-28-013 -1 05. Hey Buddy Bolden DE5632m
56-09-28-014 -2 05. Hey Buddy Bolden Az 411, Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, JT 933(D) DE5632n
56-09-28-015 -1 12. Zajj's Dream (Carribee Interlude) DE5632o
56-09-28-016 -3 12. Zajj's Dream (Carribee Interlude) DE5632p
56-09-28-017 -4 12. Zajj's Dream (Carribee Interlude) DE5632q
56-09-28-018 -5 12. Zajj's Dream (Carribee Interlude) DE5632r
56-09-28-019 -6 12. Zajj's Dream (Carribee Interlude) DE5632s
56-09-28-020 -7 12. Zajj's Dream (Carribee Interlude) DE5632t
56-09-28-021 -8 12. Zajj's Dream (Carribee Interlude) DE5632u
56-09-28-022 -9 12. Zajj's Dream (Carribee Interlude) DE5632v
56-09-28-023 -10 12. Zajj's Dream (Carribee Interlude) DE5632w
56-09-28-024 -11 12. Zajj's Dream (Carribee Interlude) DE5632x
56-09-28-025 -12 12. Zajj's Dream (Carribee Interlude) Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, JT 933(D), UA NUA-7(D) DE5632y
56-09-28-026 -1 04. New Orleans (Parade) DE5632z
56-09-28-027 -2 04. New Orleans (Parade) DE5632aa
56-09-28-028 -3 04. New Orleans (Parade) Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, CSP JCL-951, JT 933(D), UA NUA-7(D) DE5632ab
56-09-28-029 -1 The Greatest Thing There Is DE5632ac
56-09-28-030 -3 The Greatest Thing There Is - vMB DE5632ad
56-09-28-031 -4 The Greatest Thing There Is - vMB DE5632ae
A DRUM IS A WOMAN
56-09-28-032 -1 12. Zajj's Dream (Carribee Interlude) DE5632af
56-09-28-033 -2 12. Zajj's Dream (Carribee Interlude) Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, JT 933(D) DE5632ag
56-09-28-034 -1 07. Congo Square (Gonsalves Stanza) DE5632ah
56-09-28-035 -2 07. Congo Square (Gonsalves Stanza) Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, CSP JCL-951, JT 933(D) DE5632ai
56-09-28-036 -1 08. A Drum Is A Woman (Ending Drum) - vMTy DE5632aj
56-09-28-037 -2 08. A Drum Is A Woman (Ending Drum) - vMTy Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, CSP JCL-951, JT 933(D) DE5632ak
56-09-28-038 -1 ??. Trumpet Fugue DE5632al
56-09-28-039 -2 ??. Trumpet Fugue DE5632am
 
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 22 October 1956
Columbia Recording Session
Duke Ellington(p,tk); Candido Camero(bo); Joya Sherrill(v)
A DRUM IS A WOMAN
56-10-22-001 02. Rhythm Pum Te Dum (Carribee Sequence) Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, CSP JCL-951, JT 933(D) DE5633a
56-10-22-002 02. Rhythm Pum Te Dum (Carribee Sequence) - vJS Az 411, Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, JT 933(D) DE5633b
Candido Camero(bo); Joya Sherrill(v)
56-10-22-003 10. Madam Zajj (Carribee Sequence) - vJS Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, JT 933(D) DE5633c
Duke Ellington(tk)
56-10-22-004 ??. Narration To A DRUM IS A WOMAN Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, JT 933(D) DE5633d
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 23 October 1956
Columbia 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); Johnny Hodges, Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Betty Glamann(ha); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard, Louie Bellson(d); Terry Snyder(d,ch)
A DRUM IS A WOMAN
56-10-23-001 11. Ballet Of The Flying Saucers (Code Sequence) Az 411, Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, JT 933(D) DE5634a
56-10-23-002 07. Congo Square (Bass Drum Solo) Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, CSP JCL-951, JT 933(D) DE5634b
56-10-23-003 11. Ballet Of The Flying Saucers Az 411, Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, JT 933(D), UA NUA-7(D) DE5634c
56-10-23-004 12. Zajj's Dream (Harp Chords) Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, JT 933(D) DE5634d
56-10-23-005 12. Zajj's Dream (Tympani Roll) Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, JT 933(D) DE5634e
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 18 November 1956
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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56-11-18-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5635a
NEWPORT JAZZ FESTIVAL SUITE
56-11-18-002 1. Festival Junction DE5635b
56-11-18-003 Prelude To A Kiss DE5635c
56-11-18-004 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN DE5635d
NEWPORT JAZZ FESTIVAL SUITE
56-11-18-005 2. Blues To Be There DE5635e
56-11-18-006 3. Newport Up DE5635f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 18 November 1956
Telecast, 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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56-11-18-007 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5636a
Medley DE5636b
56-11-18-008 1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore
56-11-18-009 2. I Got It Bad
56-11-18-010 3. I'm Beginning To See The Light
56-11-18-011 4. Sophisticated Lady
56-11-18-012 5. Caravan
56-11-18-013 6. Mood Indigo
Add SA(p)
56-11-18-014 It Don't Mean A Thing DE5636c
 
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 22 November 1956
CBS Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p)
56-11-22-001 Black And Tan Fantasy DE5637a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 06 December 1956
Columbia 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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Margaret Tynes, Ozzie Bailey(v)
A DRUM IS A WOMAN
56-12-06-001 09. You Better Know It Az 411 DE5638a
56-12-06-002 CO57013-7 09. You Better Know It - vOB Az 411, Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, CSP JCL-951, JT 933(D), UA NUA-7(D) DE5638b
56-12-06-003 -10 15. Finale # - vMT,OB Co 471320-2(D)(S)(T), Co CL-951, JT 933(D), UA NUA-7(D) DE5638c
56-12-06-004 CO57014-1 Café Au Lait Co CK-65568(D)(S)(T), UtD 2006 DE5638d
56-12-06-005 CO57014-2 Café Au Lait Co CK-65568(D)(S)(T), UtD 2006 DE5638e
56-12-06-006 CO57014- Café Au Lait DE5638f
56-12-06-007 CO57014- Café Au Lait Co CK-65568(D)(S)(T), UtD 2006 DE5638g
56-12-06-008 CO57014- Café Au Lait Co CK-65568(D)(S)(T), UtD 2006 DE5638h
56-12-06-009 CO57014-3 Café Au Lait Co CK-65568(D)(S)(T), UtD 2006 DE5638i
56-12-06-010 CO57014-4 Café Au Lait DE5638j
56-12-06-011 CO57014-5 Café Au Lait DE5638k
56-12-06-012 CO57014-6 Café Au Lait Co CG-33961(D), Co CK-65568(D)(S)(T) DE5638l
56-12-06-013 CO57015-1 Star-Crossed Lovers (Pretty Girl #) Co CK-65568(D)(S)(T), UtD 2006 DE5638m
56-12-06-014 CO57015-2 Star-Crossed Lovers (Pretty Girl #) Co CK-65568(D)(S)(T), UtD 2006 DE5638n
56-12-06-015 CO57015-3 Star-Crossed Lovers (Pretty Girl #) Co CK-65568(D)(S)(T), UtD 2006 DE5638o
56-12-06-016 CO57015-4 Star-Crossed Lovers (Pretty Girl #) Co CK-65568(D)(S)(T), UtD 2006 DE5638p
56-12-06-017 CO57015-5 Star-Crossed Lovers (Pretty Girl #) Co CK-65568(D)(S)(T), UtD 2006 DE5638q
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Pennsauken, NJ 08 December 1956
Broadcast, Red Hill 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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
56-12-08-001 Take The "A" Train DE5639a
56-12-08-002 Things Ain't What They Used To Be DE5639b
56-12-08-003 Newport Up DE5639c
56-12-08-004 Rock City Rock - vJG DE5639d
56-12-08-005 Blue Jean Beguine DE5639e
56-12-08-006 Sophisticated Lady DE5639f
56-12-08-007 ¬ Mood Indigo DE5639g
56-12-08-008 _| Blues To Be There DE5639h
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Pennsauken, NJ 09 December 1956
Broadcast, Red Hill 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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56-12-09-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5640a
56-12-09-002 Caravan DE5640b
56-12-09-003 Do Nothin' Till You Hear FromMe - vJG DE5640c
56-12-09-004 Newport Up DE5640d
56-12-09-005 Blues To Be There DE5640e
56-12-09-006 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN DE5640f
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Pennsauken, NJ 15 December 1956
Broadcast, Red Hill 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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56-12-15-001 Take The "A" Train (theme) DE5641a
56-12-15-002 La Virgen De La Macarena DE5641b
56-12-15-003 Sophisticated Lady DE5641c
56-12-15-004 Perdido DE5641d
56-12-15-005 Take The "A" Train DE5641e
56-12-15-006 Take The "A" Train DE5641f
56-12-15-007 Jeep's Blues DE5641g
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Omaha, NE 18 December 1956
Telecast, 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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56-12-18-001 Congo Square (Matumbe) DE5642a
 
DUKE ELLINGTON Same session
Duke Ellington Dave Garroway(tk)
56-12-18-002 Interview by Dave Garroway DE5642b
 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Same 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); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
Medley DE5642c
56-12-18-003 1. Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG