Essence of Ellington
Label: Centering Music
Introduction by William Parker; Portrait of Louisiana; Essence of Sophisticated Lady/Sophisticated Lady; Take the Coltrane; In a Sentimental Mood; Take the A Train/Ebony Interlude; Caravan; The Essence of Ellington.
Additional Personnel / Information
Ernie Odoom: voice; Roy Campbell: trumpet, flugelhorn; Matt Lavelle: trumpet; Ras Moshe: soprano, toner saxophones; Rob Brown: alto saxophone; Darius Jones: alto saxophone; Sabir Mateen: clarinet, tenor saxophone; Kidd Jordan: tenor saxophone; Dave Sewelson: baritone saxophone; Steve Swell: trombone; Willie Applewhite: trombone: Dave Burrell: piano; William Parker: bass, direction, arrangements; Hamid Drake: drums.
- Essence of Ellington by John Sharpe