Duke Ellington And His Orchestra ‎– Historically Speaking - The Duke

London Records ‎– LTZ-N.15029, London Records ‎– LTZ-N15029, London American Recordings ‎– LTZ-N.15029, London American Recordings ‎– LTZ-N15029
Vinyl, LP, Album, Mono

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A1 East St. Louis Toodle-oo
Written-By – Miley*, Ellington*
A2 Creole Love Call
Written-By – Ellington*
A3 Stompy Jones
Written-By – Ellington*
A4 The Jeep Is Jumpin'
Written-By – Ellington*, Hodges*
A5 Jack The Bear
Written-By – Ellington*
A6 In A Mellow Tone
Written-By – Ellington*, Gabler*
B1 Ko-Ko
Written-By – Ellington*
B2 Midriff
Written-By – Strayhorn*
B3 Stomp Look And Listen
Written-By – Ellington*
B4 Unbooted Character
Written-By – Ellington*
B5 Lonesome Lullaby
Written-By – Ellington*
B6 Upper Manhattan Medical Group
Written-By – Ellington*

Companies, etc.



1st cat# on labels 2nd cat# on sleeve. Original 1956 UK London release. Recorded February 7th & 8th 1956 in Chicago, Illinois.
On sleeve: Recorded by Bethlehem, New York. London Records, 1-3 Brixton Road, London. S.W.9. Made in England. Printed in England.
Laminated sleeve with curved flipbacks.
Labels: Red and silver - "London American Jazz Recording". Made in England.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: M.C.P.S.
  • Rights Society: BIEM
  • Rights Society: NCB
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A stamped): ABL-380-2B
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B stamped): ABL-381-1B

Other Versions (5 of 21) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
BCP 60 Duke Ellington Historically Speaking - The Duke(LP, Album, Mono) Bethlehem Records BCP 60 US 1956 Sell This Version
BTM 6804 Duke Ellington The Bethlehem Years, volume I(LP, Album, Mono) Bethlehem Records BTM 6804 France 1981 Sell This Version
R2 74315 Duke Ellington Historically Speaking - The Duke(CD, Album, RE, RM) Avenue Jazz R2 74315 US 2001 Sell This Version
LTZ-N 15.029 Duke Ellington Historically Speaking - The Duke(LP, Album, Mono) London Records LTZ-N 15.029 France 1957 Sell This Version
none Duke Ellington Historically Speaking - The Duke(12xFile, FLAC, Album, RE, RM, 24b) Bethlehem Records none 2014