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Duke EllingtonDuke Ellington's 70th Birthday Concert

Label:Blue Note – CDP 7243 8 32746 2 8
Format:
2 x CD, Album, Reissue
Country:US
Released:
Genre:Jazz
Style:Big Band, Swing

Tracklist

1-1Rockin' In Rhythm
Written-ByD. Ellington*, H. Carney*, I. Mills*
5:15
1-2B.P.
Written-ByD. Ellington*
4:15
1-3Take The A Train
Written-ByB. Strayhorn*
5:05
1-4Tootie For Cootie
Written-ByD. Ellington*, J. Hamilton*
6:18
1-54:30 Blues
Written-ByD. Ellington*
3:55
1-6El Gato
Written-ByW. C. Anderson*
3:40
1-7Black Butterfly
Written-ByB. Carruthers*, D. Ellington*, I. Mills*
4:32
1-8Things Ain't What They Used To Be
Written-ByM. Ellington*, T. Persons*
3:00
1-9Laying On Mellow
Written-ByD. Ellington*
4:55
2-1Satin Doll
Written-ByB. Strayhorn*, D. Ellington*, J. Mercer*
4:52
2-2Azure
Written-ByD. Ellington*, I. Mills*
4:40
2-3In Triplicate
Written-ByD. Ellington*
6:15
2-4Perdido
Written-ByE. Drake*, H. Lengsfelder*, J. Tizol*
3:00
2-5Fifi
Written-ByD. Ellington*
3:12
Medley(16:22)
2-6aPrelude To A Kiss
Written-ByD. Ellington*, I. Gordon*, I. Mills*
2-6bI'm Just A Lucky So And So
Written-ByD. Ellington*, M. David*
2-6cI Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart
Written-ByD. Ellington*, H. Nemo*, I. Mills*, J. Redmond*
2-6dDo Nothin' Till You Hear From Me
Written-ByB. Russell*, D. Ellington*
2-6eJust Squeeze Me
Written-ByD. Ellington*, L. Gaines*
2-6fDon't Get Around Much Anymore
Written-ByB. Russell*, D. Ellington*
2-6gMood Indigo
Written-ByA. Bigard*, D. Ellington*, I. Mills*
2-6hSophisticated Lady
Written-ByD. Ellington*, I. Mills*, M. Parish*
2-6iCaravan
Written-ByD. Ellington*, I. Mills*, J. Tizol*
2-7Black Swan
Written-ByD. Ellington*
8:25
2-8Final Ellington Speech1:50
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Notes

Recorded live at Colston Hall, Bristol, England on November 25, 1969 ("Satin Doll") and the Free Trade Hall, Manchester, England on November 26, 1969 (all others).
Note: the medley omits the opening two songs, "Don't You Know I Care?" and "In A Sentimental Mood." The original 2 LP set also edited the medley, but with different omissions.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (String): 724383274628
  • Barcode (Text): 7 2438-32746-2 8
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1, 1-2-2 is mirrored): 32746 D1 MASTERED BY EMI MFG 1-2-2
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2 2-1-1 is mirrored): 32746 D2 MASTERED BY EMI MFG. 2-1-1
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc 1): IFPI L043
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc 2): IFPI L043
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 1): ifpi 1659
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 2): ifpi 1622

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Title (Format)LabelCat#CountryYear
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Duke Ellington's 70th Birthday Concert (2×LP, Album, Limited Edition, Stereo, All Disc Records Pressing)Solid State Records (2)SS 19000US1970
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Duke Ellington's 70th Birthday Concert (2×LP, Album, Limited Edition)United Artists RecordsSS 19000 X/1-2Germany1970
New Submission
Duke Ellington's 70th Birthday Concert (2×LP, Album)United Artists RecordsUAD.60001UK1970
New Submission
Duke Ellington's 70th Birthday Concert (2×LP, Album, Gatefold)United Artists RecordsSUAL 933853/4Australia1970
New Submission
Duke Ellington's 70th Birthday Concert (2×LP, Album, Stereo, Limited Edition, Gatefold)Solid State Records (2)SS 19000Sweden1970

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