Several years later, when he opened at the New York Kentuky Club he succeeded in capture the public fancy. This was the first band to capture the now legendary Ellington sound which is clearly present in the number "The Creeper", recorded at the end of 1926. On 12 April 1927, Duke & his orchestra began the engagement which was to make him world famous: Irvin Mills brought them to the Cotton Club, where they stayed five years.
The Duke Ellington Songbook, Vol. 2 is a 1979 album by Sarah Vaughan, focusing on the works of Duke Ellington. I Ain't Got Nothin' But the Blues" (Duke Ellington, Don George) - 4:36. Black Butterfly" (Ellington, Irving Mills) - 3:03. Chelsea Bridge" (Billy Strayhorn) - 3:26. What Am I Here For?" (Ellington, Frankie Laine) - 3:34. Tonight I Shall Sleep (With a Smile on My Face)" (Ellington, Mack Gordon) - 3:59. Rocks in My Bed" (Ellington) - 5:22.
Live at the Blue Note is a live album by American pianist, composer and bandleader Duke Ellington recorded at The Blue Note nightclub in Chicago for the Roulette label in 1959. The album was originally released as a single LP and rereleased as a double CD in 1994 with fourteen bonus tracks on the Blue Note label.
Duke Ellington, Kurt Masur, New York Philharmonic, Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra & Wynton Marsalis. Recording Together For The First Time. Louis Armstrong & Duke Ellington. 2017 Remastered 2017.
Duke Ellington by John Eyles, published on October 6, 2015 at All About Jazz. Find more Building a Jazz Library articles. Then you'll definitely need some Duke Ellington as a cornerstone of it. The Duke is frequently cited as the greatest jazz man of them all, with his main rivals for the crown being Louis Armstrong, Charlie Parker and Miles Davis. Ask ten Ellington fans to list their ten favourite Ellington albums and the chances are you'll end up with at least 60 albums to choose from. Few words are needed to enhance this album's subtitle -"Duke Ellington and Johnny Hodges PLAY THE BLUES. A small group session that features Duke's piano as much as Hodges, it has a charming, loose, after-hours feel. The group is completed by Harry "Sweets" Edison on trumpet, guitarist Les Spann, Al Hall or Sam Jones on bass and drummer Jo Jones.
Duke Ellington, one of the greatest composers and performers of the 20th century . Giriş Yap. Duke Ellington - Verve Records.
This sampling represents an essential part of the canon of early Ellington and of classic big-band jazz in general.
This is the discography of Duke Ellington. Most of these recordings are listed by the year they were recorded rather than year released. Reissues are listed for most of the recordings released before the 1950s, as the original 78s are rare.
Album · 2000 · 18 Songs. Duke Ellington & His Harlem Footwarmers. Duke Ellington & His Jungle Band.
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|A1||Theme - Take The "A" Train|
|A2||As Long As I Live|
|A4||The Wonder Of You
Vocals – Joya Sherrill
|A5||Walkin' With My Honey
Bass Clarinet – Harry Carney
|A6||Three Cent Stomp|
|B1||Don't Take Your Love From Me
Vocals – Al Hibbler
|B4||Let The Zoomers Drool (partial)|