Duke Ellington And Count Basie ‎– First Time! The Count Meets The Duke

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Columbia ‎– CK 65571, Legacy ‎– CK 65571
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SACD, Album, Reissue, Remastered
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1 Battle Royal
Written-By – Duke EllingtonWritten-By, Piano – Billy Strayhorn
5:33
2 To You
Written-By – Thad Jones
3:53
3 Take The A Train
Written-By – Billy Strayhorn
3:46
4 Corner Pocket (Aka Until I Met You)
Written-By – Don Wolf, Freddie Green
4:53
5 Wild Man (Aka Wild Man Moore)
Written-By – Duke Ellington
6:20
6 Segue In C
Written-By – Frank Wess
8:22
7 B D B
Written-By – Billy Strayhorn, Duke Ellington
4:43
8 Jumpin' At The Woodside
Written-By – Count Basie
3:09
Bonus Tracks
9 One More Once
Written-By – Duke Ellington
3:25
10 Take The A Train (The Count Departs) (Rehearsal & Alternate Takes)
Written-By – Billy Strayhorn
5:50
11 Jumpin' At The Woodside (Alternate Take)
Written-By – Count Basie
3:14
12 B D B (Alternate Take)
Written-By – Billy Strayhorn, Duke Ellington
4:30
13 Blues In Hoss' Flat (Blues In Frankie's Flat)
Written-By – Count Basie, Frank Foster
3:13
14 Wild Man (Aka Wild Man Moore) (Alternate Take)
Written-By – Duke Ellington
5:55
15 Battle Royal (Rehearsal & Alternate Take)
Written-By – Billy Strayhorn, Duke Ellington
6:32
16 Pause Track 0:06

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"Tracks 1-8 made up the original album, Columbia CL 1715 (Mono)/CS 8515 (Stereo), released in 1962. Tracks 3 & 7 were shortened on the original stereo issue. They are issued here in stereo but at full length as on the original mono release. Track 9 was previously released--in pseudo-stereo--first appearing in 1972 on The World Of Swing, Columbia KG-32945. Track 13 was previously released, first appearing on Black Giants, Columbia PG-33402. The ending was faded out on previous issues. Tracks 10-12, and 14 & 15 are issued for the first time. Tracks 10, 15, & 16 are indexed." [booklet]

Recorded July 6-7, 1961.
Duke Ellington Orchestra heard in the right channel.
Count Basie Orchestra heard in the left channel.

© 1962, 1999 Sony Music Entertainment Inc.
℗ 1999 Sony Music Entertainment Inc.

"Originally recorded 1961, originally released 1962, 1974, 1975" [along disk edge and on tray]

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  • Barcode: 0 7474-65571-6 7

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