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Duke Ellington And His OrchestraPiano In The Background

Label:Columbia – COL 512919 2, Columbia – 512919 2, Legacy – 5129192000
Series:Columbia Jazz
Format:
CD, Reissue, Remastered, Stereo
Country:Europe
Released:
Genre:Jazz
Style:Big Band

Tracklist

1Happy Go Lucky Local
Written-ByB.Strayhorn*
3:00
2What Am I Here For4:07
Medley
Written-ByH.Carney*, I.Mills*
(5:50)
3-1Kinda Dukish
3-2Rockin' In Rhythm
4Perdido
Written-ByJ.Tizol*
6:45
5I'm Beginning To See The Light
Written-ByD.George*, H.James*, J.Hodges*
2:03
6Midriff
Written-ByB.Strayhorn*
4:20
7It Don't Mean A Thing
Written-ByMills*
4:26
8Main Stem4:09
9Take The "A" Train
Written-ByB.Strayhorn*
5:28
Bonus Tracks
10Lullaby Of Birdland
Written-ByGeorge Shearing
5:22
11The Wailer
Written-ByG.Wilson*
4:25
12Dreamy Sort Of Thing
Written-ByB Strayhorn*
3:55
13Lullaby Of Birdland (Alternate Take)
Written-ByG.Shearing*
5:26
14Harlem Air Shaft4:03
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Notes

All compositions by Duke Ellington unless otherwise indicated
Ⓟ Ⓒ 2004 Sony Music Entertainment, Inc.
"Legacy" and "L" are trasemarks of Sony Music Entertainment, Inc.

Label/Cat# variations on release:
- Spine: Columbia/Legacy 512919 2
- Frontcover: Columbia
- Rear Cover & Disc: Columbia/Legacy COL 512919 2/5129192000

- Tracks 1 to 9: originally issued on "Piano In The Background" (Columbia)
- Tracks 10 to 13: originally issued on "Duke 56/62" - Volume 2 (French CBS)
- Track 14: previously unissued

Tracks 10 to 14 Bonus tracks (previously unissued on CD)

Recording Information:
- Tracks 4, 5: Recorded At Radio Recorders, LA on May 31, 1960
- Track 7: Recorded At Radio Recorders, LA on June 2, 1960
- Tracks 3-1, 3-2, 10, 12, 13 Recorded At Radio Recorders, LA June 20, 1960
- Track 8: Recorded At Radio Recorders, LA on June 22, 1960
- Tracks 6, 9: Recorded At Radio Recorders, LA on June 28, 1960
- Track 2: Recorded At Radio Recorders, LA on June 29, 1960
- Tracks 11, 1: Recorded At Radio Recorders, LA on June 30, 1960
- Track 14: Recorded At Columbia Studios, LA on March 3, 1961

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 5 0997751 291923
  • Label Code: LC 00162
  • Rights Society (Logo): SACEM SACD SDRM SGDL
  • Rights Society: BIEM
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): Sony Music 55129192000-0101 13
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI L553
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): Sony Music S5129192000-0101 13 A0
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI L553
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 94K2

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Title (Format)LabelCat#CountryYear
New Submission
Piano In The Background (LP, Album, Mono, Terre Haute Pressing)ColumbiaCL 1546US1960
New Submission
Piano In The Background (LP, Album, Stereo)ColumbiaCS 8346US1960
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Piano In The Background (LP, Album, Stereo)Philips, Philips, PhilipsSBBL 611, SBBL.611, 847 087 BYUK1960
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Piano In The Background (LP, Album, Mono)ColumbiaCL 1546Canada1960
New Submission
Piano In The Background (LP, Album, Promo, Mono)ColumbiaCL 1546US1960

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