The Chronological Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 1933

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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]
7jan33 1 Eerie Moan (Young-Wiley)
15feb33 2 Merry-Go-Round (Ellington)
15feb33 3 Sophisticated Lady (Ellington-Parish-Mills)
15feb33 4 I've Got The World On A String (Arlen-Koehler)
[Ivie Anderson, vocal]
16feb33 5 Down A Carolina Lane (Parish-Perkins)
17feb33 6 Slippery Horn (Ellington)
17feb33 7 Blackbird Medley Part 1 (Fields-McHugh)
17feb33 7a I Can't Give You Anything But Love [Blackbird Medley Part 1] (Fields-McHugh)
17feb33 7b Doin' The New Low Down [Blackbird Medley Part 1] (Fields-McHugh)
17feb33 7c I Must Have That Man [Blackbird Medley Part 1] (Fields-McHugh)
17feb33 7d Baby! [Blackbird Medley Part 1] (Fields-McHugh)
17feb33 8 Blackbird Medley Part 2 (Fields-McHugh)
17feb33 8a Dixie [Blackbird Medley Part 2] (Fields-McHugh)
17feb33 8b Diga Diga Doo [Blackbird Medley Part 2] (Fields-McHugh)
17feb33 8c Porgy [Blackbird Medley Part 2] (Fields-McHugh)
17feb33 8d I Can't Give You Anything But Love [Blackbird Medley Part 2] (Fields-McHugh)
17feb33 9 Drop Me Off At Harlem (Ellington)
9may33 10 Happy As The Day Is Long (Arlen-Koehler)
[Ivie Anderson, vocal]
9may33 11 Raisin' The Rent (Arlen-Koehler)
[Ivie Anderson, vocal]
9may33 12 Get Yourself A New Broom (And Sweep The Blues Away) (Arlen-Koehler)
[Ivie Anderson, vocal]
16may33 13 Bundle Of Blues (Ellington)
16may33 14 Sophisticated Lady (Ellington-Parish-Mills)
16may33 15 Stormy Weather (Arlen-Koehler)
13jul33 16 Hyde Park (Ellington)
13jul33 17 Harlem Speaks (Ellington)
13jul33 18 Ain't Misbehavin' (Waller-Razaf-Brooks)
13jul33 19 Chicago (Fisher)
14jul33 20 Souvenir Of Duke Ellington (Ellington)
[Duke Ellington, Percy Mathison Brooks, vocal]
15aug33 21 I'm Satisfied (Ellington-Parish)
[Ivie Anderson, vocal]
15aug33 22 Jive Stomp (Ellington)