Duke Ellington ‎– Verve Jazz Masters 4

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1 Take The "A" Train
Alto Saxophone – Johnny Hodges, Russell ProcopeBaritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyBass – Jimmy WoodeDrums – Jimmy Johnson (2), Sam WoodyardPiano – Duke EllingtonTenor Saxophone – Jimmy Hamilton, Paul GonsalvesTrombone – Britt Woodman, John Sanders, Quentin "Butter" Jackson*Trumpet – Fats Ford*, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry, Harold "Shorty" Baker*, Ray Nance
0:33
2 La Plus Belle Africaine
Alto Saxophone – Johnny Hodges, Russell ProcopeBaritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyBass – John LambClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Jimmy HamiltonDrums – Sam WoodyardPiano – Duke EllingtonTenor Saxophone – Paul GonsalvesTrombone – Buster Cooper, Chuck Connors, Lawrence BrownTrumpet – Cat Anderson, Cootie Williams, Herbie Jones, Mercer Ellington, Ray Nance
13:57
3 Flirtibird
Alto Saxophone – Johnny Hodges, Russell ProcopeBaritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyBass – Jimmy WoodeDrums – Jimmy Johnson (2), Sam WoodyardPiano – Duke EllingtonTenor Saxophone – Paul GonsalvesTenor Saxophone, Clarinet – Jimmy HamiltonTrombone – Britt Woodman, John Sanders, Quentin "Butter" Jackson*Trumpet – Fats Ford*, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry, Harold "Shorty" Baker*, Ray Nance
3:08
4 Diminuendo In Blue And Blow By Blow
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesAlto Saxophone, Clarinet – Russell ProcopeBaritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyBass – John LambClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Jimmy HamiltonDrums – Sam WoodyardPiano – Duke EllingtonTenor Saxophone – Paul GonsalvesTrombone – Buster Cooper, Chuck Connors, Lawrence BrownTrumpet – Cat Anderson, Cootie Williams, Herbie Jones, Mercer Ellington, Ray Nance
7:40
5 Loveless Love
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesBass – Sam JonesDrums – Jo JonesGuitar – Les SpannPiano – Duke EllingtonTrumpet – Harry "Sweets" Edison*
7:08
6 Going Up
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesBass – Al HallDrums – Jo JonesFlute – Les SpannPiano – Duke EllingtonTrumpet – Harry "Sweets" Edison*
4:51
7 St. Louis Blues
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesBass – Sam JonesDrums – Jo JonesGuitar – Les SpannPiano – Duke EllingtonTrumpet – Harry "Sweets" Edison*
5:44
8 Stompy Jones
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesBass – Al HallDrums – Jo JonesGuitar – Les SpannPiano – Duke EllingtonTrumpet – Harry "Sweets" Edison*
6:38
9 Caravan
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesAlto Saxophone, Clarinet – Russell ProcopeBaritone Saxophone, Bass Clarinet – Harry CarneyBass – Jimmy WoodeClarinet – Jimmy HamiltonDrums – Sam WoodyardPiano – Duke EllingtonTenor Saxophone – Frank Foster, Paul GonsalvesTrombone – Britt Woodman, John Sanders, Quentin "Butter" Jackson*Trumpet – Cat Anderson, Clark Terry, Ray Nance, Willie CookVocals – Ella Fitzgerald
3:50
10 Total Jazz (From "Portrait Of Ella Fiztgerald")
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesAlto Saxophone, Clarinet – Russell ProcopeBaritone Saxophone, Bass Clarinet – Harry CarneyBass – Jimmy WoodeClarinet – Jimmy HamiltonDrums – Sam WoodyardPiano – Duke EllingtonTenor Saxophone – Frank Foster, Paul GonsalvesTrombone – Britt Woodman, John Sanders, Quentin "Butter" Jackson*Trumpet – Cat Anderson, Clark Terry, Ray Nance, Willie Cook
3:24
11 Perdido
Alto Saxophone – Johnny Hodges, Russell ProcopeBaritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyBass – Jimmy WoodeDrums – Jimmy Johnson (2), Sam WoodyardPiano – Duke EllingtonTenor Saxophone – Paul GonsalvesTenor Saxophone, Clarinet – Jimmy HamiltonTrombone – Britt Woodman, John Sanders, Quentin "Butter" Jackson*Trumpet – Fats Ford*, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry, Harold "Shorty" Baker*, Ray Nance
4:51
12 Jam With Sam
Alto Saxophone – Johnny Hodges, Russell ProcopeBaritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyBass – John LambClarinet, Saxophone [Tenor] – Jimmy HamiltonDrums – Sam WoodyardPiano – Duke EllingtonTenor Saxophone – Paul GonsalvesTrombone – Buster Cooper, Chuck Connors, Lawrence BrownTrumpet – Cat Anderson, Cootie Williams, Herbie Jones, Mercer Ellington, Ray Nance
4:07
13 Rockin' In Rhythm
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesAlto Saxophone, Clarinet – Russell ProcopeBaritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyBass – Jimmy WoodeDrums – Jimmy Johnson (2), Sam WoodyardPiano – Duke EllingtonTenor Saxophone – Paul GonsalvesTenor Saxophone, Clarinet – Jimmy HamiltonTrombone – Britt Woodman, John Sanders, Quentin "Butter" Jackson*Trumpet – Fats Ford*, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry, Harold "Shorty" Baker*, Ray Nance
4:06

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Tracks 1, 3, 11, 13 recorded July 4, 1959 at the Newport Jazz Festival, Rhode Island.
Tracks 2, 12 recorded July 29, 1966 at the International Festival of Jazz, Juan-les-Pins, France.
Track 4 recorded July 26 or 27, 1966 at the International Festival of Jazz, Juan-les-Pins, France.
Tracks 5 to 8 recorded February 20, 1959, in New York.
Tracks 9 to 10 recorded June 25, 26 or 27, 1957 in New York City,
Track 3 recorded July 4, 1959

Other Versions (3 of 3) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
516 338-2 Duke Ellington Verve Jazz Masters 4(CD, Comp) Verve Records 516 338-2 Europe 1994 Sell This Version
516 338-2 Duke Ellington Verve Jazz Masters 4(CD, Comp, RE, RP) Verve Records 516 338-2 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
314 516 338-2 Duke Ellington Verve Jazz Masters 4(CD, Comp) Verve Records 314 516 338-2 Canada 1994 Sell This Version

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