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Duke Ellington And His Orchestra1939-1940

Duke Ellington And His Orchestra - 1939-1940 album cover

Label:Classics (11) – CLASSICS 790
Series:The Classics Chronological Series – 790
Format:
CD, Compilation
Country:France
Released:
Genre:Jazz
Style:Swing, Big Band

Tracklist

1Duke EllingtonBlues
Written-By, PianoDuke Ellington
2:43
2Barney Bigard And His OrchestraEarly Mornin'
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Jimmy Blanton
CornetRex Stewart
DrumsSonny Greer
PianoDuke Ellington
Written-By, ClarinetBarney Bigard
2:28
3Duke Ellington And His Famous Orchestra*Killin' Myself
Alto Saxophone, Bass SaxophoneOtto Hardwick
Bass [String Bass]Jimmy Blanton
ClarinetBarney Bigard
Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
CornetRex Stewart
DrumsSonny Greer
GuitarFred Guy
Valve TromboneJuan Tizol
VocalsIvie Anderson
Vocals, Arranged ByBilly Strayhorn
Written-By, Piano, Directed ByDuke Ellington
2:23
4Duke Ellington And His Famous Orchestra*Your Love Has Faded
Alto Saxophone, Bass SaxophoneOtto Hardwick
Arranged ByBilly Strayhorn
Bass [String Bass]Jimmy Blanton
ClarinetBarney Bigard
Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
CornetRex Stewart
DrumsSonny Greer
GuitarFred Guy
Valve TromboneJuan Tizol
VocalsIvie Anderson
Written-By, Piano, Directed ByDuke Ellington
2:50
5Duke Ellington And His Famous Orchestra*Country Gal
Alto Saxophone, Bass SaxophoneOtto Hardwick
Bass [String Bass]Jimmy Blanton
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
2:54
6Barney Bigard And His OrchestraMinuet In Blues
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Jimmy Blanton
CornetRex Stewart
DrumsSonny Greer
Valve TromboneJuan Tizol
Written-By, ClarinetBarney Bigard
Written-By, Piano, Arranged ByBilly Strayhorn
2:47
7Barney Bigard And His OrchestraLost In Two Flats
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Jimmy Blanton
ClarinetBarney Bigard
CornetRex Stewart
DrumsSonny Greer
Valve TromboneJuan Tizol
Written-By, Piano, Arranged ByBilly Strayhorn
2:29
8Barney Bigard And His OrchestraHoney Hush
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Jimmy Blanton
DrumsSonny Greer
Piano, Arranged ByBilly Strayhorn
Valve TromboneJuan Tizol
Written-ByTaylor*
Written-By, ClarinetBarney Bigard
Written-By, CornetRex Stewart
2:48
9Duke Ellington - Jimmy BlantonBlues
Bass [String Bass]Jimmy Blanton
Written-By, PianoDuke Ellington
2:51
10Duke Ellington - Jimmy BlantonPlucked Again
Bass [String Bass]Jimmy Blanton
Written-By, PianoDuke Ellington
2:58
11Duke Ellington And His Famous Orchestra*Solitude
Alto Saxophone, Bass SaxophoneOtto Hardwick
Bass [String Bass]Jimmy Blanton
ClarinetBarney Bigard
Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
CornetRex Stewart
DrumsSonny Greer
GuitarFred Guy
Tenor SaxophoneBen Webster
Valve TromboneJuan Tizol
VocalsIvie Anderson
Written-ByDe Lange*, Mills*
Written-By, Piano, Arranged By, Directed ByDuke Ellington
2:55
12Duke Ellington And His Famous Orchestra*Stormy Weather
Alto Saxophone, Bass SaxophoneOtto Hardwick
Bass [String Bass]Jimmy Blanton
ClarinetBarney Bigard
Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone GuitarHarry Carney
Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
CornetRex Stewart
DrumsSonny Greer
GuitarFred Guy
Piano, Arranged By, Directed ByDuke Ellington
Tenor SaxophoneBen Webster
Valve TromboneJuan Tizol
VocalsIvie Anderson
Written-ByArlen*, Koehler*
2:30
13Duke Ellington And His Famous Orchestra*Mood Indigo
Alto Saxophone, Bass SaxophoneOtto Hardwick
Bass [String Bass]Jimmy Blanton
Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
CornetRex Stewart
DrumsSonny Greer
GuitarFred Guy
Tenor SaxophoneBen Webster
Valve TromboneJuan Tizol
VocalsIvie Anderson
Written-ByMills*
Written-By, ClarinetBarney Bigard
Written-By, Piano, Arranged By, Directed ByDuke Ellington
2:39
14Duke Ellington And His Famous Orchestra*Sophisticated Lady
Alto Saxophone, Bass SaxophoneOtto Hardwick
Bass [String Bass]Jimmy Blanton
ClarinetBarney Bigard
Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
CornetRex Stewart
DrumsSonny Greer
GuitarFred Guy
Tenor SaxophoneBen Webster
Valve TromboneJuan Tizol
Written-ByMills*, Parish*
Written-By, Piano, Arranged By, Directed ByDuke Ellington
2:47
15Barney Bigard And His OrchestraPelican Drag
Bass [String Bass]Jimmy Blanton
ClarinetBarney Bigard
CornetRex Stewart
DrumsSonny Greer
Piano, Arranged ByBilly Strayhorn
Valve TromboneJuan Tizol
Written-By, Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
2:57
16Barney Bigard And His OrchestraTapioca
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Jimmy Blanton
ClarinetBarney Bigard
CornetRex Stewart
DrumsSonny Greer
Valve TromboneJuan Tizol
Written-By, Piano, Arranged ByBilly Strayhorn
2:28
17Barney Bigard And His OrchestraMardi Gras Madness
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Jimmy Blanton
CornetRex Stewart
DrumsSonny Greer
Piano, Arranged ByBilly Strayhorn
Valve TromboneJuan Tizol
Written-ByEllington*
Written-By, ClarinetBarney Bigard
2:30
18Barney Bigard And His OrchestraWatch The Birdie
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Jimmy Blanton
ClarinetBarney Bigard
CornetRex Stewart
DrumsSonny Greer
Piano, Arranged ByBilly Strayhorn
Valve TromboneJuan Tizol
Written-ByRaye*, De Paul*
2:39
19Cootie Williams And His Rug Cutters*Black Butterfly
Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Jimmy Blanton
Clarinet, Tenor SaxophoneBarney Bigard
DrumsSonny Greer
PianoBilly Strayhorn
TrumpetCootie Williams
Written-ByCarruthers*, Ellington*, Mills*
2:41
20Cootie Williams And His Rug Cutters*Dry Long So
Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Jimmy Blanton
Clarinet, Tenor SaxophoneBarney Bigard
DrumsSonny Greer
Trumpet, VocalsCootie Williams
Written-ByMills*, Trent*
Written-By, PianoDuke Ellington
2:48
21Cootie Williams And His Rug Cutters*Toasted Pickle
Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Jimmy Blanton
Clarinet, Tenor SaxophoneBarney Bigard
DrumsSonny Greer
PianoDuke Ellington
Written-By, TrumpetCootie Williams
2:37
22Cootie Williams And His Rug Cutters*Give It Up
Alto SaxophoneJohnny Hodges
Baritone SaxophoneHarry Carney
Bass [String Bass]Jimmy Blanton
Clarinet, Tenor SaxophoneBarney Bigard
DrumsSonny Greer
PianoDuke Ellington
Written-By, TrumpetCootie Williams
2:55
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Credits

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1994 French compilation, part of the complete recordings of Duke Ellington.

Track 1 recorded in New York, October 14, 1939.
Tracks 2 to 5 recorded in New York, October 16, 1939.
Tracks 6 to 10 recorded in New York, November 22, 1939.
Tracks 11 to 18 recorded in New York, February 14, 1940.
Tracks 19 to 22 recorded in New York, February 15, 1940.

Misspelt 'The Chronogical Classics' on the front.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 3307517079022
  • Matrix / Runout: 790 [scratched out] 02 @

Other Versions (1)

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Title (Format)LabelCat#CountryYear
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In Chronology - 1939-1940 (22×File, MP3, Compilation, 320 kbps)Complete Jazz Seriesnone2008

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