The Chronological Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 1937

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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]
8mar37 1 I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me (Gaskill-McHugh)
8mar37 2 Downtown Uproar (Williams)
[Jerry Rhea, vocal]
8mar37 3 Diga Diga Doo (Fields-McHugh)
8mar37 4 Blue Reverie (Ellington)
8mar37 5 Tiger Rag (De Costa-La Rocca)
25mar37 6 [My Honey's Lovin' Arms] (Rudy-Meyer)
[Ivie Anderson, vocal]
25mar37 7 [Didn't Anyone Ever Tell You?] (Adamson-McHugh)
[Ivie Anderson, vocal]
25mar37 8 [Alabamy Home] (Ellington-Ringle)
25mar37 9 [Where Are You?] (Adamson-McHugh)
[Ivie Anderson, vocal]
9apr37 10 There's A Lull In My Life (Gordon-Revel)
[Ivie Anderson, vocal]
9apr37 11 It's Swell Of You (Gordon-Revel)
[Ivie Anderson, vocal]
9apr37 12 You Can't Run Away From Love Tonight (Warren-Dubin)
[Ivie Anderson, vocal]
22apr37 13 Azure (Ellington)
22apr37 14 The Lady Who Couldn't Be Kissed (Warren-Dubin)
22apr37 15 Old Plantation (Redmond-David)
[Ivie Anderson, vocal]
29apr37 16 Solace (Ellington-Bigard-Mills)
29apr37 17 Four And One-Half Street (Ellington-Stewart)
29apr37 18 Demi-Tasse (Ellington-Carney)
29apr37 19 Jazz A La Carte (Ellington-Bigard-Stewart)
14may37 20 Caravan (Ellington-Tizol-Mills)
14may37 21 Azure (Ellington)
20may37 22 Foolin' Myself (Lawrence-Tinturin)
[Buddy Clark, vocal]
20may37 23 A Sailboat In The Moonlight (Lombardo-Loed)
[Buddy Clark, vocal]