Duke Ellington and his orchestra, 1951.

Performer
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974 [Browse]
Format
Audio
Language
English
Published/​Created
[France] : Classics Records, [2003]
Description
1 audio disc (64 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.

Details

Subject(s)
Performer
Singer
Conductor
Library of Congress genre(s)
Getty AAT genre
Series
Notes
Compact disc.
Time and place of event
Recorded mainly in New York, June 1, 19, August 7, December 7, 11, 1951.
Participant(s)/​Performer(s)
Duke Ellington with his orchestra ; The Coronets, director Billy Strayhorn ; Billy Strayhorn's All Stars ; Lloyd Oldham, vocals.
Contents
  • Caravan (2:58)
  • Alternate (2:33)
  • Hoppin's John (2:45)
  • Jumping with Symphony Sid (2:38)
  • Deep night (2:42)
  • Please be kind (3:11)
  • Smada (2:45)
  • Rock-skippin' at the Blue Note (2:27)
  • Tone parallel to Harlem (The Harlem suite) (13:48)
  • Bensonality (2:57)
  • Blues at sundown (2:41)
  • Duet (3:14)
  • Controversial suite (1 - Before my time ; 2 - Later) (10:24)
  • Azalea (3:06)
  • Vagabonds (3:10)
  • Something to live for (3:00).
Source acquisition
Bob Rickles Jazz Collection donated by Doris Rickles
Container title
  • Duke Ellington 1951
Publisher no.
1282
OCLC
54941019
International Article Number
  • 3307517128225
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