The Chronological Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 1950-1951

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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]
18dec50 1 Sophisticated Lady
[Yvonne Lanauze, vocal]
18dec50 2 Solitude
17apr51 3 Night Walk
17apr51 4 Moonlight Fiesta
17apr51 5 She
17apr51 6 The Happening
10may51 7 Fancy Dan
10may51 8 The Hawk Talks
10may51 9 V.I.P.'s Boogie
10may51 10 Jam With Sam
10may51 11 Monologue (Pretty And The Wolf)
[Duke Ellington, vocal]
18may51 12 Swamp Drum
18may51 13 Sultry Serenade
18may51 14 Indian Summer
18may51 15 Britt And Butter Blues
24may51 16 Ting-A-Ling
24may51 17 The Eighth Veil
24may51 18 Brown Betty