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The Essential Duke Ellington

The Essential Duke Ellington by Duke Ellington
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Duke Ellington

Label: Sony Music
Released: 2006
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Track Listing

East St. Louis Toodle-Oo: Black and Tan Fantasy; Take It Easy; Hot and Bothered; The Mooche; Rockin' in Rhythm; Creole Rhapsody; It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing); Creole Love Call; Sophisticated Lady; Drop Me Off in Harlem; In a Sentimental Mood; Back Room Romp; Clouds in My Heart; Echoes of Harlem; Caravan; Blue Reverie; Diminuendo in Blue; Crescendo in Blue; I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart; Pyramid; Prelude to a Kiss; Tired Socks; Mood Indigo; Ko Ko; Don't Get Around Much Anymore; Cotton Tail; Take the A Train; Harlem Air-Shaft; Do Nothin' 'Til You Hear From Me; Satin Doll; Perdido; Come Sunday; Jeep's Blues; Black Beauty; Arabesque Cookie.


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Duke Ellington: piano, arranger, tom-tom; Billy Strayhorn: piano, arranger; Ray Nance: trumpet, violin, cornet; Juan Tizol: tambourine, valve trombone; Barney Bigard, Jimmy Hamilton: clarinet, tenor saxophone; Harry Carney: clarinet, bass clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone; Russell Procope: clarinet, alto saxophone, bamboo whistle; Rudy Jackson: clarinet, alto saxophone; Hilton Jefferson, Rick Henderson, Bill Graham: alto saxophone; Otto Hardwick: clarinet, alto saxophone, bass saxophone, tenor saxophone; Johnny Hodges: clarinet, alto saxophone, soprano saxophone; Paul Gonsalves, Al Sears, Ben Webster: tenor saxophone; Cat Anderson, Harold Baker, Wilber Bascombe, Willie Cook, Harold Grimes, Shelton Hemphill, Freddy Jenkins, Wallace Jones, Wardell Jones, Andres Meringuito, Louis Metcalf, Bubber Miley, Eddie Mullins, Jabbo Smith, Clark Terry, Arthur Whetsol, Cootie Williams, Francis Williams: trumpet; Rex Stewart: cornet; Lawrence Brown, Tyree Glenn, Quentin Jackson, Claude Jones, John Sanders, Booty Wood, Britt Woodman: trombone; Ivie Anderson, Baby Cox, Al Hibbler: vocals; Brick Fleagle, Lonnie Johnson: guitar; Fred Guy: banjo, guitar; Bass Edwards: tuba; Hayes Alvis, Aaron Bell, Jimmy Blanton, Wellman Braud, Wendell Marshall, Billy Taylor, Sr., Jimmy Woode: bass; Fred Avendorf, Butch Ballard, Louie Bellson, Sonny Greer, Jack Maisel, Sam Woodyard: drums.


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