The Chronological Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 1946

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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]
26aug46 1 Back Home Again In Indiana (Hasley-MacDonald)
26aug46 2 Blue Is The Night (Fisher)
26aug46 3 Lover Man (Davis-Ramirez-Sherman)
[Marian Cox, vocal]
26aug46 4 Just You, Just Me (Greer-Klages)
26aug46 5 Beale Street Blues (Handy)
3sep46 6 My Honey's Lovin' Arms (Ruby-Meyer)
[Ray Nance, vocal]
3sep46 7 Memphis Blues (Handy-Norton)
3sep46 8 I Don't Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You (Crosby-Washington-Young)
[Marion Cox, vocal]
3sep46 9 St Louis Blues (Handy)
[Marian Cox, vocal]
3sep46 10 Swamp Fire (Mooney-Taylor)
3sep46 11 Royal Garden Blues (Williams-Williams)
3sep46 12 Esquire Swank (Ellington-Hodges)
3sep46 13 Midriff (Strayhorn)
23oct46 14 Diminuendo In Blue (Ellington)
23oct46 15 Magenta Haze (Ellington)
23nov46 16 Golden Cress (Ellington)
23nov46 17 Sultry Sunset (Ellington)
23nov46 18-21 The Deep South Suite (Ellington-Strayhorn)
23nov46 18 Magnolias Dripping With Molasses [The Deep South Suite] (Ellington-Strayhorn)
23nov46 19 Hearsay Or Orson Welles [The Deep South Suite] (Ellington-Strayhorn)
23nov46 20 Nobody Was Lookin' [The Deep South Suite] (Ellington-Strayhorn)
23nov46 21 Happy-Go-Lucky Local [The Deep South Suite] (Ellington-Strayhorn)