The Chronological Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 1928-1929

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Good Sound And Lots Of Music: Ellington Reissues On Classics

The Classics Chronological series on Ellington is not to be missed. Classics has plenty of albums out and good sound as well. The liner notes could be more extensive, but no other company is this far along in reissuing Ellington.

Date Track Title (Composer) [Vocalist]
30oct28 1 No, Papa, No (Spivey)
[Ozie Ware, vocal]
15nov28 2 Bandanna Babies (Fields-McHugh)
[Ozie Ware, vocal]
15nov28 3 Diga Diga Doo (Fields-McHugh)
[Ozie Ware, Irving Mills, vocal]
15nov28 4 I Must Have That Man (Fields-McHugh)
22nov28 5 The Blues With A Feelin' (Ellington)
22nov28 6 Goin' To Town (Ellington-Miley)
22nov28 7 Misty Mornin' (Ellington-Whetsel)
12dec28 8 Hit Me In The Nose Blues (Gray)
[Ozie Ware, vocal]
12dec28 9 It's All Comin' Home To You (Grainger)
[Ozie Ware, vocal]
20dec28 10 St Louis Blues (Handy)
[unidentified choir, vocal]
circa 5dec28 11 Hottentot (Fields-McHugh)
circa 5dec28 12 Misty Mornin' (Ellington-Whetsel)
8jan29 13 Doin' The Voom Voom (Ellington-Miley)
8jan29 14 Tiger Rag Part 1 (De Costa-La Rocca)
8jan29 15 Tiger Rag Part 2 (De Costa-La Rocca)
16jan29 16 Flaming Youth (Ellington)
16jan29 17 Saturday Night Function (Ellington-Bigard)
16jan29 18 High Life (Ellington)
16jan29 19 Doin' The Voom Voom (Ellington-Miley)
18feb29 20 Japanese Dream (Fields-McHugh)
18feb29 21 Harlemania (Fields-McHugh)
1mar29 22 Rent Party Blues (Ellington-Hodges)