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Duke Ellington And His Orchestra1938-1939

Duke Ellington And His Orchestra - 1938-1939 album cover

Label:Classics (11) – CLASSICS 747
Series:The Classics Chronological Series – 747
Format:
CD, Compilation
Country:France
Released:
Genre:Jazz
Style:Swing, Big Band

Tracklist

1Cootie Williams And His Rug Cutters*Delta Mood
Alto Saxophone, Bass SaxophoneOtto Hardwick
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Billy Taylor*
Clarinet, Tenor SaxophoneBarney Bigard
DrumsSonny Greer
Soprano Saxophone, Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
TrumpetCootie Williams
Written-By, PianoDuke Ellington
2:44
2Cootie Williams And His Rug Cutters*The Boys From Harlem
Alto Saxophone, Bass SaxophoneOtto Hardwick
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Billy Taylor*
Clarinet, Tenor SaxophoneBarney Bigard
DrumsSonny Greer
Soprano Saxophone, Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
TrumpetCootie Williams
Written-By, PianoDuke Ellington
2:16
3Cootie Williams And His Rug Cutters*Mobile Blues
Alto Saxophone, Bass SaxophoneOtto Hardwick
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Billy Taylor*
Clarinet, Tenor SaxophoneBarney Bigard
DrumsSonny Greer
Soprano Saxophone, Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
Written-By, PianoDuke Ellington
Written-By, TrumpetCootie Williams
2:30
4Cootie Williams And His Rug Cutters*Gal-Avantin'
Alto Saxophone, Bass SaxophoneOtto Hardwick
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Billy Taylor*
Clarinet, Tenor SaxophoneBarney Bigard
DrumsSonny Greer
Soprano Saxophone, Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
Written-By, PianoDuke Ellington
Written-By, TrumpetCootie Williams
2:20
5Duke Ellington And His Famous Orchestra*Blue Light (Transblucency)
Alto Saxophone, Bass SaxophoneOtto Hardwick
Bass [String Bass]Billy Taylor*
ClarinetBarney Bigard
Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
CornetRex Stewart
DrumsSonny Greer
GuitarFred Guy
Valve TromboneJuan Tizol
Written-By, Piano, Arranged By, Directed ByDuke Ellington
2:42
6Duke Ellington And His Famous Orchestra*Old King Dooji
Alto Saxophone, Bass SaxophoneOtto Hardwick
Bass [String Bass]Billy Taylor*
ClarinetBarney Bigard
Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
CornetRex Stewart
DrumsSonny Greer
GuitarFred Guy
Valve TromboneJuan Tizol
Written-By, Piano, Arranged By, Directed ByDuke Ellington
2:30
7Duke Ellington And His Famous Orchestra*Boy Meets Horn
Alto Saxophone, Bass SaxophoneOtto Hardwick
Bass [String Bass]Billy Taylor*
ClarinetBarney Bigard
Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
DrumsSonny Greer
GuitarFred Guy
Valve TromboneJuan Tizol
Written-By, CornetRex Stewart
Written-By, Piano, Arranged By, Directed ByDuke Ellington
3:02
8Duke Ellington And His Famous Orchestra*Slap Happy
Alto Saxophone, Bass SaxophoneOtto Hardwick
Bass [String Bass]Billy Taylor*
ClarinetBarney Bigard
Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
CornetRex Stewart
DrumsSonny Greer
GuitarFred Guy
Valve TromboneJuan Tizol
Written-By, Piano, Arranged By, Directed ByDuke Ellington
2:45
9Johnny Hodges And His OrchestraLike A Ship In The Night
Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Billy Taylor*
DrumsSonny Greer
PianoDuke Ellington
TromboneLawrence Brown
TrumpetCootie Williams
VocalsJean Eldridge
Written-ByCooper*, Hudson*
2:41
10Johnny Hodges And His OrchestraMississippi Dream Boat
Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Billy Taylor*
DrumsSonny Greer
PianoDuke Ellington
TromboneLawrence Brown
TrumpetCootie Williams
VocalsJean Eldridge
Written-ByFord*, Redmond*
2:37
11Johnny Hodges And His OrchestraSwingin' On The Campus
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Billy Taylor*
DrumsSonny Greer
TromboneLawrence Brown
TrumpetCootie Williams
Written-By, Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
Written-By, PianoDuke Ellington
2:40
12Johnny Hodges And His OrchestraDooji Wooji
Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Billy Taylor*
DrumsSonny Greer
TromboneLawrence Brown
TrumpetCootie Williams
Written-By, PianoDuke Ellington
2:56
13Cootie Williams And His Rug Cutters*Beautiful Romance
Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Billy Taylor*
Clarinet, Tenor SaxophoneBarney Bigard
DrumsSonny Greer
Written-By, PianoDuke Ellington
Written-By, TrumpetCootie Williams
2:42
14Cootie Williams And His Rug Cutters*Boudoir Benny
Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Billy Taylor*
Clarinet, Tenor SaxophoneBarney Bigard
DrumsSonny Greer
Written-By, PianoDuke Ellington
Written-By, TrumpetCootie Williams
2:48
15Cootie Williams And His Rug Cutters*Ain't The Gravy Good
Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Billy Taylor*
Clarinet, Tenor SaxophoneBarney Bigard
DrumsSonny Greer
PianoDuke Ellington
Trumpet, VocalsCootie Williams
Written-ByHeywood*
3:05
16Cootie Williams And His Rug Cutters*She's Gone
Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Billy Taylor*
Clarinet, Tenor SaxophoneBarney Bigard
DrumsSonny Greer
Written-By, PianoDuke Ellington
Written-By, Trumpet, VocalsCootie Williams
2:59
17Duke EllingtonJust Good Fun
Written-By, PianoDuke Ellington
2:29
18Duke EllingtonInformal Blues
Written-By, PianoDuke Ellington
2:43
19Rex Stewart And His Fifty-Second Street Stompers*San Juan Hill
Bass [String Bass]Billy Taylor*
ClarinetBarney Bigard
DrumsSonny Greer
TrumpetLouis Bacon
Written-By, CornetRex Stewart
Written-By, Guitar, Arranged ByBrick Fleagle
Written-By, PianoDuke Ellington
2:40
20Rex Stewart And His Fifty-Second Street Stompers*I'll Come Back For More
Bass [String Bass]Billy Taylor*
ClarinetBarney Bigard
DrumsSonny Greer
Trumpet, VocalsLouis Bacon
Written-By, CornetRex Stewart
Written-By, GuitarBrick Fleagle
Written-By, PianoDuke Ellington
2:52
21Rex Stewart And His Fifty-Second Street Stompers*"Fat Stuff" Serenade
Bass [String Bass]Billy Taylor*
ClarinetBarney Bigard
DrumsSonny Greer
GuitarBrick Fleagle
TrumpetLouis Bacon
Written-By, CornetRex Stewart
Written-By, PianoDuke Ellington
2:39
22Duke Ellington And His Famous Orchestra*Pussy Willow
Alto Saxophone, Bass SaxophoneOtto Hardwick
Bass [String Bass]Billy Taylor*
ClarinetBarney Bigard
Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
CornetRex Stewart
DrumsSonny Greer
GuitarFred Guy
Valve TromboneJuan Tizol
Written-By, Piano, Arranged By, Directed ByDuke Ellington
2:39
23Duke Ellington And His Famous Orchestra*Subtle Lament
Alto Saxophone, Bass SaxophoneOtto Hardwick
Bass [String Bass]Billy Taylor*
ClarinetBarney Bigard
Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
CornetRex Stewart
DrumsSonny Greer
GuitarFred Guy
Valve TromboneJuan Tizol
Written-By, Piano, Arranged By, Directed ByDuke Ellington
3:03
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Credits

Notes

1994 French CD compilation, part of the complete works of Duke Ellington.

Tracks 1 to 4 recorded in New York, December 21, 1938.
Tracks 5 to 8 recorded in New York, December 22, 1938.
Tracks 9 to 12 recorded in New York, February 27, 1939.
Tracks 13 to 16 recorded in New York, February 28, 1939.
Tracks 17 and 18 (piano solos) recorded in New York, March 8, 1939.
Tracks 19 to 23 recorded in New York, March 20, 1939.

Misspelt 'The Chronogical Classics' on the front.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 330751707420
  • Matrix / Runout: CLASSICS 747 [scratched out] 01 @@
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 5710

Other Versions (2)

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Title (Format)LabelCat#CountryYear
New Submission
1938-1939 (CD, Compilation)Classics (11)CLASSICS 747France1994
New Submission
In Chronology - 1938-1939 (23×File, MP3, Compilation, 320 kbps)Complete Jazz Seriesnone2008

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