Duke Ellington And His Orchestra ‎– 1949-1950

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Classics (11) ‎– CLASSICS 1191
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1 Duke Ellington And His Orchestra You Of All People
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesAlto Saxophone, Clarinet – Russell ProcopeBaritone Saxophone, Clarinet – Harry CarneyBass – Wendell MarshallClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Jimmy HamiltonDrums – Sonny GreerTenor Saxophone – Jimmy ForrestTrombone – Lawrence Brown, Quentin JacksonTrombone, Vibraphone – Tyree GlennTrumpet – Al Killian, Dave Burns, Harold Baker, Nelson WilliamsTrumpet, Violin – Ray NanceVocals – Al HibblerWritten-By, Piano, Directed By – Duke Ellington
2:54
2 Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Creole Love Call
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesAlto Saxophone, Clarinet – Russell ProcopeBaritone Saxophone, Clarinet – Harry CarneyBass – Wendell MarshallClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Jimmy HamiltonDrums – Sonny GreerTenor Saxophone – Jimmy ForrestTrombone – Lawrence Brown, Quentin JacksonTrombone, Vibraphone – Tyree GlennTrumpet – Al Killian, Dave Burns, Harold Baker, Nelson WilliamsTrumpet, Violin – Ray NanceVocals – Kay DavisWritten-By, Piano, Directed By – Duke Ellington
2:54
3 Duke Ellington And His Orchestra The Greatest There Is
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesAlto Saxophone, Clarinet – Russell ProcopeBaritone Saxophone, Clarinet – Harry CarneyBass – Wendell MarshallClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Jimmy HamiltonDrums – Sonny GreerTenor Saxophone – Jimmy ForrestTrombone – Lawrence Brown, Quentin JacksonTrombone, Vibraphone – Tyree GlennTrumpet – Al Killian, Dave Burns, Harold Baker, Nelson WilliamsTrumpet, Violin – Ray NanceVocals – Lu Elliott*Written-By, Piano, Directed By – Duke Ellington
2:41
4 Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Snibor
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesAlto Saxophone, Clarinet – Russell ProcopeBaritone Saxophone, Clarinet – Harry CarneyBass – Wendell MarshallClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Jimmy HamiltonDrums – Sonny GreerPiano, Directed By – Duke EllingtonTenor Saxophone – Jimmy ForrestTrombone – Lawrence Brown, Quentin JacksonTrombone, Vibraphone – Tyree GlennTrumpet – Al Killian, Dave Burns, Harold Baker, Nelson WilliamsTrumpet, Violin – Ray NanceWritten-By – Strayhorn*
2:47
5 Duke Ellington And His Orchestra The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesBaritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyBass – Wendell MarshallDrums – Sonny GreerPiano – Billy StrayhornPiano, Directed By – Duke EllingtonTenor Saxophone – Jimmy HamiltonTrombone, Vibraphone – Tyree GlennTrumpet – Ray NanceVocals – Al HibblerWritten-By – Seitz*, Lockhart*
2:58
6 Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Joog, Joog
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesBaritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyBass – Wendell MarshallDrums – Sonny GreerTenor Saxophone – Jimmy HamiltonTrombone, Vibraphone – Tyree GlennTrumpet – Ray NanceVocals – Lu Elliott*Written-By, Piano, Directed By – Duke Ellington
2:58
7 Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Good Woman Blues
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesBaritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyBass – Wendell MarshallDrums – Sonny GreerTenor Saxophone – Jimmy HamiltonTrombone, Vibraphone – Tyree GlennTrumpet – Ray NanceVocals – Al HibblerWritten-By, Piano, Directed By – Duke Ellington
3:03
8 Duke Ellington And His Orchestra On The Sunny Side Of The Street
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesBaritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyBass – Wendell MarshallCelesta – Billy StrayhornDrums – Sonny GreerPiano, Directed By – Duke EllingtonTenor Saxophone – Jimmy HamiltonTrombone, Vibraphone – Tyree GlennTrumpet – Ray NanceVocals – Lu Elliott*Written-By – Fields-McHugh*
2:42
9 Duke Ellington And His Orchestra B-Sharp Boston
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesBaritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyBass – Wendell MarshallDrums – Sonny GreerTenor Saxophone – Jimmy HamiltonTrombone, Vibraphone – Tyree GlennTrumpet – Ray NanceWritten-By, Piano, Directed By – Duke Ellington
2:52
10 Chubby Kemp With Billy Strayhorn-Johnny Hodges Sextet Hello Little Boy
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesBaritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyBass – Wendell MarshallDrums – Sonny GreerPiano – Billy StrayhornTenor Saxophone – Jimmy HamiltonWritten-By – Ellington*Written-By, Vocals – Chubby Kemp
2:47
11 Chubby Kemp With Billy Strayhorn-Johnny Hodges Sextet The Greatest There Is!
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesBaritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyBass – Wendell MarshallDrums – Sonny GreerPiano – Billy StrayhornTenor Saxophone – Jimmy HamiltonWritten-By – Ellington*Written-By, Vocals – Chubby Kemp
3:01
12 Oscar Pettiford His Cello & Quartet* Perdido
Bass – Lloyd Trotman (2)Cello – Oscar PettifordDrums – Jo JonesPiano – Duke EllingtonWritten-By – Tizol*
2:57
13 Oscar Pettiford His Cello & Quartet* Take The "A" Train
Bass – Lloyd Trotman (2)Cello – Oscar PettifordDrums – Jo JonesPiano – Duke EllingtonWritten-By, Celesta – Billy Strayhorn
2:20
14 Oscar Pettiford His Cello & Quartet* Untitled Blues
Bass – Lloyd Trotman (2)Cello – Oscar PettifordDrums – Jo JonesPiano – Duke EllingtonWritten-By – Unknown Artist
2:31
15 Oscar Pettiford His Cello & Quartet* Oscalypso
Celesta – Billy StrayhornDrums – Jo JonesPiano – Duke EllingtonWritten-By, Bass – Lloyd Trotman (2)Written-By, Cello – Oscar Pettiford
2:46
16 Oscar Pettiford His Cello & Quartet* Blues For Blanton
Bass – Lloyd Trotman (2)Cello – Oscar PettifordDrums – Jo JonesWritten-By, Piano – Duke Ellington
2:42
17 Chubby Kemp & Her All Stars* Mean Ol' Choo Choo
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesBaritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyBass – Wendell MarshallCello – Oscar PettifordDrums – Max RoachPiano – Duke EllingtonTrumpet – Red RodneyVocals – Chubby KempWritten-By – Unknown Artist
2:51
18 Chubby Kemp & Her All Stars* Me And My Wig
Baritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyBass – Wendell MarshallCello – Oscar PettifordDrums – Max RoachPiano – Duke EllingtonTrumpet – Red RodneyVocals – Chubby KempWritten-By, Alto Saxophone – Johnny Hodges
2:47
19 The Ellingtonians With Chubby Kemp How Blue Can You Get
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesBaritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyBass – Wendell MarshallCello – Oscar PettifordDrums – Max RoachPiano – Duke EllingtonTrumpet – Red RodneyVocals – Chubby KempWritten-By – Feather*
2:15
20 Chubby Kemp & Her All Stars* Juke Bop Boogie
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesBaritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyBass – Wendell MarshallDrums – Max RoachTrumpet – Red RodneyWritten-By, Piano – Duke EllingtonWritten-By, Vocals – Chubby Kemp
2:14
21 Sara Forde With Mercer Ellington & His Orch.* Set 'Em Up (Rack 'Em Back)
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesBaritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyBass – Wendell MarshallDrums – Max RoachTrumpet – Red RodneyVocals – Sara FordeWritten-By, Piano – Duke Ellington
2:48
22 The Ellingtonians New Piano Roll Blues
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesBaritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyBass – Wendell MarshallDrums – Max RoachPiano – Duke EllingtonTrumpet – Red RodneyWritten-By – Unknown Artist
2:15
23 Sara Forde With Billy Strayhorn The Man I Love
Piano – Billy StrayhornVocals – Sara FordeWritten-By – Gershwin*
2:44

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2001 French CD compilation, part of the complete works of Duke Ellington.

Tracks 1 to 4 recorded in New York, September 1, 1949.
Tracks 5 to 9 recorded in New York, December 22, 1949.
Tracks 10 and 11 recorded in New York, February 11, 1950.
Tracks 12 to 16 recorded in New York, September 13, 1950.
Tracks 17 to 23 recorded in New York, September 21, 1950.

Misspelt 'The Chronogical Classics' on the front.

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  • Barcode: 3307517119124
  • Matrix / Runout: KDG FR 1191
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L373

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