Duke Ellington And His Orchestra ‎– The Beginning Volume One (1926 - 1928)

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MCA Records ‎– ORL 8510, MCA Records ‎– (MCA 2075)
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A1 Immigration Blues
Written-By – Duke Ellington
3:00
A2 The Creeper
Written-By – Duke Ellington
2:47
A3 New Orleans Low Down
Written-By – Duke Ellington
3:04
A4 Song Of The Cotton Field
Written-By – Porter Grainger
3:03
A5 Birmingham Breakdown
Written-By – Duke Ellington
2:37
A6 East St. Louis Toodle-Oo
Written-By – Bubber Miley, Duke Ellington
3:00
A7 Black And Tan Fantasy
Written-By – Bubber Miley, Duke Ellington
3:17
B1 Red Hot Band
Written-By – Dan Healy (2), Dorothy Fields, Jimmy McHugh
2:46
B2 Doin' The Frog
Written-By – Dan Healy (2), Dorothy Fields, Jimmy McHugh
3:16
B3 Take It Easy
Written-By – Duke Ellington
2:35
B4 Jubilee Stomp
Written-By – Duke Ellington
2:41
B5 Black Beauty
Written-By – Duke Ellington
3:05
B6 Yellow Dog Blues
Written-By – W. C. Handy
2:47
B7 Tishomingo Blues
Written-By – Spencer Williams (2)
2:57

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Notes

This is an italian version with alterating cover layout and different cat (original cat on brackets).

Rereleased in the '70s.
All selections previously released in on Decca album old number DL7-9224 entitled In The Beginning Vol. 1 (1926-1928).

Recorded in New York:
A1, A2 on 29 December 1926
A3, A4 on 3 February 1927
A5 on 28 February 1927
A6 on 14 March 1927
A7 on 7 April 1927
B1, B2 on 29 December 1927
B3 to B5 on 21 March 1928
B6, B7 on 5 June 1928

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