1951-1960

 
Index Matrix No. Title Location   Date
 
Note:-   † after an issue number denotes the lack of an official catalogue number.
 * after an issue number denotes that only part of the take has been used for the issued title
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 02 January 1951
Broadcast,
Nelson Williams, Andres Meringuito, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Billy Strayhorn(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Al Hibbler,Yvonne Lanauze(v)
51010201 Take The "A" Train GS 203, GOJ 1018
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
51010202 Solitude - vYL GS 203, GOJ 1018
51010203 You Of All People - vAH GS 203, GOJ 1018
Add. Oscar Pettiford(ce)
51010204 Great Times GS 203, GOJ 1018
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 21 January 1951
Concert, Metropolitan Opera House
Nelson Williams, Francis Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall, Joe Benjamin(sb); Sonny Greer(d,ch); Bill Clark(d);Yvonne Lanauze(v)
51012101 The Mooche VoA J-13/14, Ce 20-EL-5503, RRe RR-3
51012102 Ring Dem Bells - vRN VoA J-13/14, VoA JC-13, Ce 20-EL-5503, RRe RR-3
51012103 Frustration VoA J-13/14, VoA JC-13, RRe RR-3
51012104 Coloratura VoA J-13/14, VoA JC-13, RRe RR-3
51012105 Rose Of The Rio Grande VoA J-13/14, VoA JC-13, RRe RR-3
51012106 Love You Madly - vYL VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-3
51012107 Take The "A" Train VoA J-13/14, VoA JC-13, Ce 20-EL-5503, RRe RR-3
51012108 HARLEM VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-3
CONTROVERSIAL SUITE
51012109       2. Later VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-4
51012110       1. Before My Time VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-4
51012111 Violet Blue VoA JC-13
51012112 Monologue - tkDE VoA J-15/16, RRe RR-4
51012113 Dust VoA J-15/16, RRe RR-3
51012114 ¬ V.I.P Boogie VoA J-15/16, RRe RR-4
51012115 _| Jam With Sam VoA J-15/16, RRe RR-4
Medley:
51012116       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-4
51012117       2. In A Sentimental Mood VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-4
51012118       3. Mood Indigo VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-4
51012119       4. I'm Beginning To See The Light VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-4
51012120       5. Sophisticated Lady VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-4
51012121       6. Caravan VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-4
51012122       7. Solitude VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-4
51012123       8.  I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much VoA J-13/14, RRe RR-4
51012124 St. Louis Blues - vRN VoA JC-13
51012125 Blue Skies VoA J-13/14, VoA JC-13, RRe RR-4
DUKE ELLINGTON Philadelphia, PA 23 January 1951
WFIL Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p)
Medley:
51012301       1. Mood Indigo unissued
51012302       2. It Don't Mean A Thing unissued
51012303       3. Sophisticated Lady unissued
51012304       4. In A Sentimental Mood unissued
51012305       5. Solitude unissued
51012306       6. Caravan unissued
51012307       7. I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart unissued
51012308       8.  Take The "A" Train unissued
51012309       9.  I Got It Bad unissued
51012310     10. Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
51012311     11. Do Nothin' Till You Year From Me unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 09 February 1951
Concert, Shrine Auditorium
Nelson Williams, Andres Meringuito, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Lawrence Brown, Quentin Jackson(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall, Joe Benjamin(sb); Charlie Smith(d,ch); Barbara Winfield(v)
51020901 Star Spangled Banner unissued
51020902 The Mooche unissued
51020903 Ring Dem Bells - vRN unissued
51020904 Frustration unissued
51020905 Coloratura unissued
51020906 Rose Of The Rio Grande unissued
51020907 Love you Madly - vBWn unissued
51020908 Take The "A" Train unissued
51020909 HARLEM unissued
CONTROVERSIAL SUITE unissued
51020910       2. Later unissued
51020912       1. Before My Time unissued
51020913 Violet Blue unissued
51020914 Jeep Is Jumpin' unissued
51020915 Monologue - tkDE unissued
THE CORONETS New York City, NY 17 Apr 1951
Mercer recording session
Cat Anderson(t); Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Billy Strayhorn(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d)
51041701 M4029 Night Walk Me 1969, Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1258
51041702 M4030 Moonlight Fiesta Me 1967, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525
51041703 M4030 Moonlight Fiesta Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1258
51041704 M4031 She Me 1967, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1258
51041705 M4032 The Happening Me 1969, Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1258
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 02 May 1951
ABC Telecast, unknown location
Nelson Williams, Andres Meringuito, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d);Avon Long, Thelma Carpenter(v)
51050201 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
51050202 Take The "A" Train SDi 107
51050203 Something To Live For - vTC SDi 107
51050204 Caravan SDi 107
51050205 I Got It Bad - vALo SDi 107
51050206 Do Nothin' Till You Year From Me - vTC SDi 107
51050207 ¬ V.I.P Boogie SDi 107
51050208 _| Jam With Sam SDi 107
51050209 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 10 May 1951
CBS recording session
Nelson Williams, Andres Meringuito, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d)
51051001 CO45814-1 Fancy Dan Co 39428, Co KG-33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987 2, Cl (F) 1258
51051002 CO45815-1 The Hawk Talks Co 39428, Co KG-33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987 2, Cl (F) 1258
51051003 CO45816-1 V.I.P. Boogie Co 39670, Co KG-33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987 2, Cl (F) 1258
51051004 CO45817-1 Jam With Sam Co 39670, Co KG-33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987 2, Cl (F) 1258
51051005 CO45818-1 Monologue - tkDE Co 39496, Co KG-33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987 2, Cl (F) 1258
THE CORONETS Boston, MA 18 May 1951
Mercer recording session
Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as);Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d)
51051801 M4033 Swamp Drum Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1258
51051802 M4034 Sultry Serenade Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1258
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
51051803 M4035 Indian Summer Me 1968, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1258
Billy Strayhorn out. Add DE (p)
51051804 M4036 Britt-And-Butter Blues Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1258
DUKE ELLINGTON AND KEN MURRAY WITH DAVID BROCKMAN AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 19 May 1951
CBS Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p); Ken Murray, n/k, n/k, Choir with David Brockman and His Orchestra
Medley: unissued
51051901       1. Caravan unissued
51051902       2. Sophisticated Lady unissued
51051903       3. Mood Indigo - vCHO unissued
51051904       4. It Don't Mean A Thing unissued
51051905       5.  I Got It Bad - vUF,CHO unissued
51051906       6. I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart - vUM unissued
51051907       7. Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vUM,UF,CHO unissued
51051908 I Like The Wild Open Spaces - vKM,UF,CHO unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 24 May 1951
CBS recording session
Nelson Williams, Andres Meringuito, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d)
51052401 CO45829-1 Ting-A-Ling Co DB-3618, Co KG-33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462987 2, Cl (F) 1258
51052402 CO45830-1 Eigth Veil Co 39496, Co KG-33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1258
51052403 CO45831-1 Brown Betty Co DB-3618, Co KG-33341, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1258
THE CORONETS New York City, NY 01 Jun 1951
Mercer recording session
Juan Tizol(tb); Willie Smith(as); Duke Ellington(p); Billy Strayhorn(o); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Norma Oldham(v)
51060101 M4037 The Nearness Of You - vNO unissued
51060102 M4038 More Than You Know - vNO unissued
51060103 M4039 Caravan Me 1968, Vg DP-19, Vg VJD 525, Cl (F) 1282
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cedar Grove, NJ 05 Jun 1951
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Ballroom
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Al Hibbler,Norma Oldham(v)
51060501 Happy Go Lucky Local VoA POD-43/POD-44
51060502 Love You Madly - vNO unissued
51060503 Mood Indigo unissued
51060504 Ting-A-Ling VoA POD-43/POD-44
51060505 Danny Boy - vAH VoA POD-43/POD-44
51060506 Rockin' In Rhythm unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cedar Grove, NJ 06 Jun 1951
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Ballroom
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Al Hibbler,Norma Oldham(v)
51060601 Take The "A" Train (theme) DRC DE-2
51060602 THE TATTOOED BRIDE DRC DE-2
51060603 Indian Summer SR 202, DRC DE-2
51060604 Love You Madly - vNO DRC DE-2
51060605 Moonlight Fiesta DRC DE-2
51060606 All Day Long DRC DE-2
51060607 I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart - vAH DRC DE-2
51060608 The Hawk Talks DRC DE-2
51060609 Take The "A" Train DRC DE-2
51060610 Gotta Go DRC DE-2
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cedar Grove, NJ 07 Jun 1951
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Ballroom
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Al Hibbler,Norma Oldham(v)
51060701 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
51060702 Midriff SR 202
51060703 Sophisticated Lady unissued
51060704 Love You Madly - vNO unissued
51060705 The Hawk Talks unissued
51060706 Solitude - vAH unissued
51060707 All Day Long SR 202
51060708 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN MJCD 1153
51060709 Gotta Go unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cedar Grove, NJ 08 Jun 1951
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Ballroom
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Al Hibbler(v)
51060801 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
51060802 How High The Moon unissued
51060803 Brown Betty unissued
51060804 S'posin' - vAH unissued
51060805 Frustration unissued
51060806 St. Louis Blues - vRN unissued
51060807 Primping At The Prom unissued
51060808 Swamp Drum unissued
51060809 Perdido unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS RHYTHM Cedar Grove, NJ 09 Jun 1951
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Ballroom
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d)
51060901 I Can't Get Started unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA   Same session
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Al Hibbler,Norma Oldham(v)
51060902 Primping At The Prom MJCD 1153, DRC DE-2
51060903 Later DRC DE-2d
51060904 Unidentified DRC DE-2d
51060905 Take The "A" Train DRC DE-2d
Duke Ellington(p) solo)
51060906 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' DRC DE-2d
As before
51060907 Harlem Air-Shaft unissued
51060908 Night Walk SR 202
51060909 Love You Madly - vNO unissued
51060910 Sultry Serenade unissued
51060911 Ol' Man River - vAH unissued
51060912 Things Ain't What They Used To Be SR 202
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cedar Grove, NJ 10 Jun 1951
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Ballroom
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Al Hibbler(v)
51061001 Warm Valley VoA POD-43/POD-44
51061002 Flamingo - vAH unissued
51061003 Tea For Two VoA POD-43/POD-44, ST 109
51061004 Eighth Veil VoA POD-43/POD-44
51061005 Love You Madly - vNO unissued
51061006 Blue Lou unissued
51061007 Creole Love Call unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cedar Grove, NJ 11 Jun 1951
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Ballroom
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
 Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Al Hibbler,Norma Oldham(v)
51061101 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
51061102 ¬ V.I.P Boogie unissued
51061103 _| Jam With Sam unissued
51061104 Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vAH unissued
51061105 Sultry Serenade unissued
51061106 Duet unissued
51061107 Love You Madly - vNO unissued
51061108 The Hawk Talks unissued
51061109 The Happening SR 202
51061110 Gotta Go SR 202
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cedar Grove, NJ Jun 1951
Broadcast, Meadowbrook Ballroom
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d)
51061501 All Day Long VoA POD-41/POD-42
51061502 Sophisticated Lady VoA POD-41/POD-42
51061503 The Hawk Talks VoA POD-41/POD-42
51061504 Midriff VoA POD-41/POD-42
51061505 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN VoA POD-41/POD-42
51061506 Caravan VoA POD-41/POD-42
THE CORONETS New York City, NY 19 Jun 1951
Mercer recording session
Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Willie Smith(as); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d)
51061901 M4040 Alternate Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, VJD 525, Cl (F) 1282
51061902 M4041 Hoppin' John Me 1973, Vg DP-19, VJD 525, Cl (F) 1282
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
51061903 M4042 Jumpin' With Symphony Sid Me 1973, Me LP-1005, Vg DP-19, VJD 525, Cl (F) 1282
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 23 Jun 1951
Broadcast, Birdland
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Al Hibbler(v)
51062301 Jumpin' With Symphony Sid unissued
51062302 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
51062303 Fancy Dan SDi 107
51062304 The Hawk Talks SDi 107
51062305 Swamp Drum SDi 107
51062306 Rockin' In Rhythm SDi 107
51062307 Happy Birthday To You unissued
51062308 THE TATTOOED BRIDE SDi 107
51062309 Caravan unissued
51062310 All Day Long unissued
51062311 Ol' Man River - vAH unissued
51062312 Harlem Air-Shaft SR 202
51062313 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
51062314 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY Jun 1951
Broadcast, Birdland
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Al Hibbler(v)
51062601 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
51062602 ¬ V.I.P Boogie Al AL-710
51062603 _| Jam With Sam Al AL-710
51062604 Frustration Al AL-710
51062605 Sultry Serenade Al AL-710
51062606 Sophisticated Lady Al AL-710
51062607 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
51062608 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN Al AL-710
51062609 Air Conditioned Jungle Al AL-710
51062610 Coloratura Al AL-710
51062611 Solitude - vAH Al AL-710
51062612 Skin Deep Al AL-710
51062613 Perdido Al AL-710
51062614 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 28 Jun 1951
AFRS recording session
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Al Hibbler(v)
51062801 Take The "A" Train (theme) SoP P 575
51062802 Fancy Dan Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†, SoP P 575, Du KLJ 20034, P30 02
51062803 The Hawk Talks Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†, SoP P 575, Du KLJ 20034, P30 02
51062804 Ol' Man River - vAH Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†, SoP P 575, Du KLJ 20034, P30 02
51062805 C-Jam Blues Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†, SoP P 575, Du KLJ 20034
51062806 Caravan Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†
51062807 Mood Indigo Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†
Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
51062808 Blues No. 04 Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†
Billy Strayhorn out
51062809 Tea For Two Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†
Duke Ellington(tk); Jimmy Hamilton, Russell Procope(cl); Harry Carnet(bcl)
51062810 Monologue Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†
As before
51062811 Duet Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†, GT GRC-2873†
51062812 ¬ V.I.P Boogie Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†, GT GRC-2873†
51062813 _| Jam With Sam Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†, GT GRC-2873†
51062814 Primping At The Prom Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†
51062815 Moonlight Fiesta Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†
51062816 Sophisticated Lady Gt GRC-DE1R/DE2R†
This session was originally thought to have taken place on 19 August 1951 but subsquent opinion is that it actually took place as noted
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 30 Jun 1951
Broadcast, Birdland
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Al Hibbler,Norma Oldham(v)
51063001 Jumpin' With Symphony Sid unissued
51063002 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
51063003 Midriff unissued
51063004 Warm Valley SR 202
51063005 Eighth Veil unissued
51063006 The Hawk Talks unissued
51063007 Flamingo - vAH unissued
51063008 Boy Meets Horn SR 202
51063009 How High The Moon unissued
51063010 Mood Indigo unissued
51063011 Love You Madly - vNO SR 202
51063012 Fancy Dan unissued
51063013 ¬ Diminuendo In Blue SR 202
51063014  | Wailing Interval SR 202
51063015 _| Crescendo In Blue SR 202
51063016 ¬ Take The "A" Train (theme) SR 202
51063017 _| Jumpin' With Symphony Sid unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 07 Aug 1951
CBS recording session
Nelson Williams, Cat Anderson, Harold Baker(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d)
51080701 CO47018- Deep Night UtD 2004, Nw RP2061
51080702 CO47018-1 Deep Night Co 39545, Co CG-33961, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1282
51080703 CO47019- Please be Kind UtD 2004, Nw RP2061
51080704 CO47019-1 Please be Kind Co 39545, Co CG-33961, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1282
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
51080705 CO47020- Smada UtD 2004, Nw RP2061
51080706 CO47020-1 Smada Ok 6911, Co CG-33961, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1282
51080707 CO47021- Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note unissued
51080708 CO47021- Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note unissued
51080709 CO47021- Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note UtD 2004
51080710 CO47021-1 Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note Co 39942, Co CG-33961, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2 
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
51080709 CO47022- Don't Take My Love unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH RAY BLOCK AND HIS ORCHESTRA unkown location USA probably late 1951
Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p) with Ray Block and His Orchestra
51100001 Sophisticated Lady unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS RHYTHM unkown location USA probably late 1951
Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p,tk); n/k(sb); n/k(d)
51110001 I'm Beginning To See The Light unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 07 Dec 1951
CBS recording session
Willie Cook, Harold Baker, Clark Terry, Francis Williams(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d)
51120701 HARLEM unissued
51120702 HARLEM unissued
51120703 HARLEM unissued
51120704 HARLEM Co CK 40836*
51120705 HARLEM Co ML-4639, Co CK 40836, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 1282
51120706 HARLEM unissued
51120707 HARLEM
Ray Nance out. Add Dick Vance(t)
51120708 Bensonality UtD 2004
51120709 Bensonality Co 39712, Co CG-33961, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1282
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 11 Dec 1951
CBS recording session
Willie Cook, Harold Baker, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Lloyd Oldham(v)
51121101 CO47267- Blues At Sundown - vLO UtD 2004
51121102 CO47267-1 Blues At Sundown - vLO Co 39712, Co CG-33961, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1282
51121103 CO47268-1 Duet Co CG-33961, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1282
CO47269-2 CONTROVERSIAL SUITE
51121104       1. Before My Time UtD 2005
51121105       2. Later UtD 2005
CO47269-3 CONTROVERSIAL SUITE
51121106       1. Before My Time Co CL-830, Co CG-40836, CBS 66607, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 1282
51121107       2. Later Co CL-830, Co CG-40836, CBS 66607, UA NUA-7, Cl (F) 1282
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
51121108 CO47270-6 Azalea - vLO UtD 2004, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1282
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
51121109 CO47271- Vagabonds UtD 2004
51121110 CO47271-6 Vagabonds FMRS FM-4001/02†, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1282
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
51121111 CO47272- Something To Live For - vLO UtD 2004, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1282
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA unknown location USA probably late 1951
Broadcast,
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d)
51123200 Take The "A" Train unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 05 January 1952
Concert, Metropolitan Opera House
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
52010501 The Hawk Talks unissued
52010502 Frustration unissued
52010503 Sultry Serenade unissued
52010504 Sophisticated Lady unissued
52010505 Perdido unissued
52010506 I Got It Bad - vBR unissued
52010507 HARLEM unissued
52010508 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
52010509 ¬ V.I.P Boogie unissued
52010510 _| Jam With Sam unissued
52010511 Monologue - tkDE unissued
52010512 Blues At Sundown - vJG unissued
52010513 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG unissued
52010514 Once There Lived A Fool - vJG unissued
52010515 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN unissued
52010516 Basin Street Blues - vRN SR 201
52010517 Skin Deep unissued
Medley:
52010518       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
52010519       2. In A Sentimental Mood unissued
52010520       3. Mood Indigo unissued
52010521       4. I'm Beginning To See The Light unissued
52010522       5. Prelude To A Kiss unissued
52010523       6.  It Don't Mean A Thing unissued
52010524       7. Don't Get Around Much unissued
52010525       8. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Minneapolis, MN 06 January 1952
Sister Kenney Foundation rec. session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d)
52010601 Take The "A" Train (theme) SK 1952-FA
52010602 Eighth Veil SK 1952-FA, P30 02
52010603 Duet SK 1952-FA, P30 02
52010604 Mood Indigo SK 1952-FA, P30 02
52010605 Rockin' In Rhythm SK 1952-FA, P30 02
52010606 Take The "A" Train (theme) SK 1952-FA
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Fresno, CA 29 February 1952
Broadcast, Labor Temple
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d)
52022901 CO48377 Skin Deep Co ML-4639, Co CK 40836, Co CL-830, Co CK 87066, Cl (F) 1350
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 14 March 1952
Snader transcriptions
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
52031401 Caravan Cm CA-3038, CM CA-3043
52031402 ¬ V.I.P Boogie CM CA-3043
52031403 _| Jam With Sam CM CA-3043
52031404 Sophisticated Lady Cm CA-3038, CM CA-3043
52031405 Mood Indigo CM CA-3043
52031406 The Hawk Talks Cm CA-3038, CM CA-3043
52031407 The Mooche CM CA-3043
52031408 Solitude - vJG Cm CA-3038, CM CA-3043
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA unknown location USA March 1952
Dance
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
52031801 Primping At The Prom unissued
52031802 Johnny Come Lately SR 201
52031803 Moonstone SR 201
52031804 Time On My Hands Sk 502
52031805 Margie SR 201
52031806 Chelsea Bridge SR 201
52031807 Midriff unissued
52031808 Bensonality Sk 502
52031809 THE TATTOOED BRIDE Su 501
52031810 Just Squeeze Me - vRN unissued
52031811 Once There Lived A Fool - vJG Sk 502
52031812 Blues At Sundown - vJG SR 201
52031813 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG unissued
52031814 Cotton Tail Sk 502
52031815 Mood Indigo Su 501, Fk LP 2968
52031816 Caravan Sk 502
52031817 Moonlight Fiesta SR 201
52031818 Love You Madly - vBR Sk 502
52031819 I Got It Bad - vBR unissued
52031820 Take The "A" Train - vBR unissued
52031821 Deep Purple - vBR unissued
52031822 Lady Of The Lavender Mist Sk 502
52031823 How High The Moon Sk 502
52031824 On The Sunny Side Of The Street - vBR Sk 502
52031825 Fancy Dan unissued
52031826 One O'Clock Jump SR 201
52031827 Take The "A" Train (theme) SR 201
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Salem, OR 22 March 1952
Dance, Crystal Garden
Procope(cl,ss,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
52032201 Solitude - vJG unissued
52032202 Blues At Sundown - vJG He CD-92/93
52032203 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG He CD-92/93
52032204 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN Su 501, Fk FJ-2968, He CD-92/93  
52032205 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
52032206 Fancy Dan Su 501, Fk FJ-2968, He CD-92/93
52032207 The Hawk Talks He CD-92/93
52032208 Tenderly SR 201, He CD-92/93  
52032209 Frustration He CD-92/93
52032210 Tea For Two Su 502, Fk FJ-2968, He CD-92/93  
52032211 Deep Purple Su 502, Fk FJ-2968, He CD-92/93  
52032212 Caravan Fk FJ-2968, He CD-92/93
52032213 Warm Valley He CD-92/93
52032214 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart He CD-92/93
52032215 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN He CD-92/93
52032216 Take The "A" Train Su 501, Fk FJ-2968, He CD-92/93  
52032217 Sophisticated Lady He CD-92/93
52032218 Don't Worry 'Bout Me Su 502, Fk FJ-2968
52032219 Perdido He CD-92/93
52032220 Jeep Is Jumpin' SR 201, He CD-92/93  
52032221 Mood Indigo He CD-92/93
52032222 How High The Moon Fk FJ-2968, He CD-92/93  
Duke Ellington(tk); Jimmy Hamilton, Russell Procope(cl); Harry Carney(bcl)
52032223 Monologue He CD-92/93
As before
52032224 Duet He CD-92/93
52032225 Skin Deep He CD-92/93
Duke Ellington(p)
52032226 Black Beauty SR 201
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb)
52032227 Dancers In Love He CD-92/93
As before
52032228 THE TATTOOOED BRIDE He CD-92/93
52032229 Flamingo - vJG unissued
52032230 Blue Skies Su 502, Fk FJ-2968, He CD-92/93  
52032231 Take The "A" Train He CD-92/93
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Seattle, WA 25 March 1952
Concert, Civic Auditorium
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche(v)
52032501 Caravan RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320
52032502 The Mooche unissued
Medley: unissued
52032503       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320
52032504       2. In A Sentimental Mood RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320
52032505       3. Mood Indigo RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320
52032506       4. I'm Beginning To See The Light RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320
52032507       5. Prelude To A Kiss RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320
52032508       6.  It Don't Mean A Thing RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320
52032509       7. Solitude RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320
52032510       8. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320
52032511 HARLEM RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320
52032512 Take The "A" Train unissued
52032513 THE TATTOOOED BRIDE unissued
52032514 Sophisticated Lady RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320
52032515 Frustration unissued
52032516 Sultry Serenade RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320
52032517 How High The Moon unissued
52032518 Perdido RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320
52032519 I Got It Bad - vBR unissued
52032520 The Hawk Talks RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320
52032521 Blue Skies unissued
52032522 Skin Deep RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320
52032523 Jam With Sam RCA LJM 1002, RCA-B 07863 66531 2, Cl (F) 1320
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Seattle, WA March 1952
Private recording session Seattle Studios
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Willie Smith(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche(v)
52033301 I Love My Lovin' Lover - vBR unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Yakima, WA 29 Apr 1952
Dance The Armory
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
52042901 Phalanges SR 201
52042902 V.I.P. Boogie unissued
52042903 Solitude - vJG Su 501
52042904 Summertime - vJG Sk 501 2
52042905 My Little Brown Book - vJG unissued
52042906 Ballin' The Blues - vJG SR 201
52042907 The Hawk Talks unissued
52042908 Take The "A" Train unissued
52042909 Happy Birthday To You Su 501
52042910 Ting-A-Ling SR 201
52042911 Sophisticated Lady Su 501
52042912 C-Jam Blues Su 501
52042913 Passion Flower JG 1004
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA unknown location USA possibly Spring 1952
Broadcast,
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche(v)
52050001 I Love My Lovin' Lover - vBR unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 30 Jun 1952
CBS recording session
CA, Clark Terry(t); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson(tb); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche(v)
52063001 CO47482 I Love My Lovin' Lover - vBR UtD 2004, CBS 66607
52063002 CO47482 I Love My Lovin' Lover - vBR Co CG-33961, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1320
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
52063003 CO47483-1 Come On Home - vJG Ok 6911, Co CG-33961, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1320
52063004 CO48343 Take The "A" Train - vBR Co ML-4639, Co CK 40836, Co CK 66372, Co CL-830, Cl (F) 1320
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 01 Jul 1952
CBS recording session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d)
52070101 CO48344 The Mooche Co ML-4639, Co CK 40836, Co CL-830, Cl (F) 1320
52070102 CO48345 Perdido Co ML-4639, Co CK 40836, Co CL-830, Cl (F) 1350
DUKE ELLINGTON AND JIMMY GRISSOM Chicago, IL 25 Jul 1952
CBS recording session
Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Grissom(v)
52072501 She unissued
52072502 She unissued
52072503 She unissued
52072504 She unissued
52072505 She - vJG unissued
52072506 She - vJG unissued
52072507 Weatherman - vJG unissued
52072508 She Didn't Have Much To Say - vJG unissued
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Jimmy Grissom(v)
52072509 Happy Go Lucky Local - vJG unissued
Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Grissom(v)
52072510 She - vJG unissued
52072511 She - vJG unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 30 Jul 1952
Broadcast, Blue Note
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
52073001 Take The "A" Train (theme) Ai 4
52073002 Bensonality Ai 4
52073003 All Of Me - vBR Ai 4
52073004 Bakiff Ai 4
52073005 The Hawk Talks Ai 4
52073006 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG Ai 4
52073007 ¬ V.I.P Boogie Ai 4
52073008 _| Jam With Sam Ai 4
52073009 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN Ai 4
52073010 Mood Indigo Ai 4
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 02 Aug 1952
Broadcast, Blue Note
Willie Cook, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as);
Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
52080201 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
52080202 Smada unissued
52080203 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG unissued
52080204 Jam With Sam unissued
52080205 Just Squeeze Me - vRN unissued
52080206 Cotton Tail unissued
52080207 Take The "A" Train unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 06 Aug 1952
Broadcast, Blue Note
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
52080601 Take The "A" Train (theme) CR CACD-1010
52080602 Eighth Veil CR CACD-1010
52080603 How High The Moon CR CACD-1010
52080604 Solitude CR CACD-1010
52080605 Duet CR CACD-1010
52080606 Take The "A" Train - vBR Ro RR-1302, CR CACD-1010
52080607 Caravan CR CACD-1010
52080608 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart CR CACD-1010
52080609 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN CR CACD-1010
52080610 Jam With Sam CR CACD-1010
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 13 Aug 1952
Broadcast, Blue Note
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
52081301 Take The "A" Train (theme) Ai 4
52081302 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN Ai 4
52081303 Ting-A-Ling Ai 4
52081304 Flamingo - vJG Ai 4
52081305 Rockin' In Rhythm Ai 4
52081306 Sophisticated Lady Ai 4
52081307 Take The "A" Train - vBR Ai 4
52081308 Flying Home Ai 4
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Cleveland, OH Sep 1952
Broadcast, Blue Note
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
52090001 Ko-Ko VoA YDP-77
52090002 Mood Indigo VoA YDP-77
52090003 V.I.P. Boogie VoA YDP-77
52090004 Jam With Sam VoA YDP-77
DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY 27 Sep 1952
ABC Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p)
52092701 Mood Indigo unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP   Same session
Harry Carney(bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d)
52092702 ¬ Caravan unissued
52092703 _| Sophisticated Lady unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Bridgeport, CT Autumn 1952
Broadcast, Ritz Ballroom
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
52100001 Perdido unissued
52100002 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG unissued
52100003 Take The "A" Train - vBR unissued
52100004 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart unissued
52100005 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN unissued
52100006 Skin Deep unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 08 Nov 1952
Mercer recording session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
52110802 CO48640 Ballin' The Blues - vJG UtD 2006, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1350
52110803 CO48641 Body And Soul - vBR UtD 2006, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2, Cl (F) 1350
52110804 C-Jam Blues - vBR unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 14 Nov 1952
1st Concert, Carnegie Hall
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d)
52111401 Star Spangled Banner FDC 1005
52111402 The Mooche FDC 1005
52111403 How High The Moon FDC 1005
52111404 THE TATTOOED BRIDE FDC 1006
52111405 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
52111406 Lullaby Of Birdland FDC 1005
52111407 The Hawk Talks FDC 1005
52111408 Monologue - tkDE unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 14 Nov 1952
2nd Concert, Carnegie Hall
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d)
52111409 Star Spangled Banner unissued
52111410 The Mooche unissued
52111411 How High The Moon unissued
52111412 THE TATTOOED BRIDE unissued
52111413 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
52111414 The Hawk Talks unissued
Add DGi(t)
52111415 Body And Soul FDC 1006
DGi out
52111416 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
52111417 Lullaby Of Birdland unissued
52111418 Monologue - tkDE unissued
52111419 V.I.P. Boogie unissued
52111420 Jam With Sam unissued
52111421 Skin Deep unissued
Medley:
52111422       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore FDC 1006
52111423       2. In A Sentimental Mood FDC 1006
52111424       3. Mood Indigo FDC 1006
52111425       4. I'm Beginning To See The Light FDC 1006
52111426       5. Sophisticated Lady FDC 1006
52111427       6. Caravan FDC 1006
52111428       7.  It Don't Mean A Thing FDC 1006
52111429       8. Solitude FDC 1006
52111430       9. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much FDC 1006
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 20 Nov 1952
Broadcast, Birdland
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
52112001 Take The "A" Train (theme) JU JUCD 2036
52112002 The Mooche JU JUCD 2036
52112003 How High The Moon JU JUCD 2036
52112004 THE TATTOOED BRIDE JU JUCD 2036
52112005 Solitude - vJG JU JUCD 2036
52112006 Lullaby Of Birdland JU JUCD 2036
52112007 Take The "A" Train (theme) JU JUCD 2036
52112008 Lullaby Of Birdland JU JUCD 2036
52112009 Take The "A" Train - vBR JU JUCD 2036
52112010 Perdido JU JUCD 2036
52112011 Monologue - tkDE JU JUCD 2036
52112012 Things Ain't What They Used To Be JU JUCD 2036
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 22 Nov 1952
Broadcast, Birdland
Willie Cook, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as);
Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
52112201 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
52112202 Smada unissued
52112203 Rockin' In Rhythm unissued
52112204 Flamingo - vJG unissued
52112205 Bensonality unissued
52112206 All Of Me - vBR unissued
52112207 Bakiff unissued
52112208 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN unissued
52112209 Jam With Sam unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 24 Nov 1952
Broadcast, Birdland
Willie Cook, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as);
Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
52112401 Take The "A" Train (theme) JU JUCD 2036
52112402 Caravan JU JUCD 2036
52112403 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG JU JUCD 2036
52112404 C-Jam Blues JU JUCD 2036
52112405 Creole Love Call JU JUCD 2036
52112406 Just Squeeze Me - vRN JU JUCD 2036
52112407 Take The "A" Train - vBR JU JUCD 2036
52112408 Lullaby Of Birdland JU JUCD 2036
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 26 Nov 1952
Broadcast, Birdland
Willie Cook, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as);
Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
52112601 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
52112602 Warm Valley MJCD 1153
52112603 Harlem Air-Shaft unissued
52112604 Strange Feeling - vJG unissued
52112605 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN unissued
52112606 I Got It Bad - vBR unissued
52112607 V.I.P. Boogie unissued
52112608 Jam With Sam unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY Nov 1952
Broadcast, Birdland
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
52112801 Lullaby Of Birdland unissued
52112802 Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note unissued
52112803 Ko-Ko unissued
52112804 My Little Brown Book - vJG unissued
52112805 Cotton Tail unissued
52112806 Smada unissued
52112807 Honeysuckle Rose unissued
52112808 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY Nov 1952
Broadcast, Birdland
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d)
52113001 Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 22 Dec 1952
CBS recording session
Willie Cook, Clark Terry, John Carroll, John Hunt(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
52122201 CCO5397 Primping At The Prom Co PE-7, Co CG-33961, CBS 62993, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2
52122202 CCO5398 The Vulture Song - vJG CBS 39942, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2
52122203 CCO5399 Follow Me - vJG Co CG-33961, CBS 66607, CBS 462988 2
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP Winnetka, IL 29 Dec 1952
Private party Louis La Rue's home
Ray Nance(t,vl,v);Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Wendell Marshall(sb); Jimmy Grissom(d,v)
52122901 How High The Moon LLR XCTV 7208/9
52122902 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG LLR XCTV 7208/9
52122903 Follow Me - vJG LLR XCTV 7208/9
52122904 Solitude - vJG LLR XCTV 7208/9
52122905 Monologue - tkDE LLR XCTV 7208/9
52122906 Basin Street Blues - vRN LLR XCTV 7208/9
52122907 Pitter Panther Patter LLR XCTV 7208/9
52122908 New York City Blues\Sophisticated Lady LLR XCTV 7208/9
52122909 Sophisticated Lady LLR XCTV 7208/9
52122910 Tangerine - vRN LLR XCTV 7208/9
52122911 Tea For Two LLR XCTV 7208/9
52122912 Tenderly LLR XCTV 7208/9
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 31 Dec 1952
Broadcast, Blue Note
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d)
52123101 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
52123102 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart unissued
52123103 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN unissued
52123104 Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note unissued
52123105 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON unknown location, USA probably 1952/53
Broadcast,
Duke Ellington(tk)
53000001 Duke Ellington Message unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 01 January 1953
Broadcast, Blue Note
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
53010101 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
53010102 Fancy Dan unissued
53010103 My Little Brown Book - vJG unissued
53010104 Bensonality unissued
53010105 The Hawk Talks unissued
53010106 Creole Love Call unissued
53010107 All Of Me - vBR unissued
53010108 Smada unissued
53010109 How High The Moon unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 30 January 1953
WMGM Band Box Broadcast,
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); CM(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
53020101 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
53020102 Summertime unissued
53020103 Come On Home - vJG unissued
53020104 The Hawk Talks unissued
53020105 Bakiff unissued
53020106 Take The "A" Train - vBR unissued
53020107 Monologue - tkDE unissued
53020108 Rockin' In Rhythm unissued
53020109 Sada unissued
53020110 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 01 February 1953
Band Box Telecast,
Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Duke Ellington(p,tk)
53020101 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
53020102 Monologue - tkDE unissued
53020103 Mood Indigo unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 02 February 1953
WMGM Band Box Broadcast,
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); CM(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
53020201 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
53020202 Caravan unissued
53020203 Smada unissued
53020204 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG unissued
53020205 The Mooche unissued
53020206 How High The Moon unissued
53020207 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
53020208 Caravan unissued
53020209 Love You Madly - vBR unissued
53020210 V.I.P. Boogie unissued
53020211 Jam With Sam unissued
53020212 St. Louis Blues - vRN unissued
53020213 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 04 February 1953
WMGM Band Box Broadcast,
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Tony Scott(cl,ts,f); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
53020401 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
53020402 Bensonality unissued
53020403 September Song - vJG unissued
53020404 In A Mellow Tone unissued
53020405 In A Mellow Tone (Baby, You And Me) - vBR unissued
53020406 Blue Skies unissued
53020407 Mood Indigo unissued
53020408 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN unissued
53020409 Smada unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON TRIO New York City, NY 08 February 1953
Band Box Telecast,
Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Duke Ellington(p);n/k(sb)
53020801 I Can't Get Started - vRN unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 09 February 1953
WMGM Band Box Broadcast,
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Tony Scott(cl,ts,f); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
53020901 Caravan unissued
53020902 Happy Go Lucky Local unissued
53020903 Harlem Air-Shaft unissued
53020904 Frustration unissued
Add Stan Getz(ts)
53020905 I Got It Bad Ra 5012-FC
Stan Getz out
53020906 All Of Me - vBR unissued
53020907 I Can't Get Started - vRN unissued
53020908 Sultry Serenade unissued
53020909 Cotton Tail unissued
53020910 Jam With Sam unissued
53020911 Vagabonds - vJG unissued
53020912 The Hawk Talks unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH THE CARL HOFF ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 15 February 1953
NBC Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p); Patti Page(v) with the Carl Hoff Orchestra
Medley:
53021501       1. In A Sentimental Mood unissued
53021502       2. Mood Indigo unissued
53021503       3. Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued
53021504       4. Solitude unissued
53021505       5. It Don't Mean A Thing unissued
53021506       6. Sophisticated Lady unissued
53021507 Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vPP unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 25 February 1953
Apollo Theatre Telecast,
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Hilton Jefferson(as); Tony Scott(cl,ts,f); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Betty Roche, Jimmy Grissom(v)
53022501 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
53022502 Blue Skies unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON unknown location, U.S.A Poss. March 1953
NBC Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p,v)
53030001 Nothin', Nothin', Baby TOM 10
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Albuquerque, NM 22 March 1953
Dance date
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53032201 Take The "A" Train unissued
53032202 All Day Long unissued
53032203 Stomp, Look And Listen unissued
53032204 Balcony Serenade unissued
53032205 Sophisticated Lady unissued
53032206 Bensonality unissued
53032207 Perdido unissued
53032208 Ting-A-Ling unissued
53032209 H'ya Sue unissued
53032210 Blue Lou unissued
53032211 Happy Go Lucky Local unissued
53032212 Summertime unissued
53032213 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart unissued
53032214 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN unissued
53032215 Sultry Serenade unissued
53032216 The Hawk Talks unissued
53032217 Mood Indigo unissued
53032218 Caravan unissued
53032219 Cotton Tail unissued
53032220 The Vulture Song - vJG unissued
53032221 Vagabonds - vJG unissued
53032222 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG unissued
53032223 Nothin', Nothin', Baby - vJG unissued
53032224 I'm In The Mood For Love  - vJimmy Grissom,UM unissued
53032225 V.I.P. Boogie unissued
53032226 Jam With Sam unissued
53032227 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
53032228 THE TATTOOED BRIDE (Aberdeen) unissued
53032229 Take The "A" Train unissued
53032230 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' unissued
53032231 Flying Home unissued
53032232 All Of Me unissued
53032233 Perdido unissued
53032234 Solitude - vJG unissued
53032235 Flamingo - vJG unissued
53032236 Ballin' The Blues - vJG unissued
53032237 Ring Dem Bells - vRN unissued
53032238 The Mooche unissued
53032239 Blue Skies unissued
53032240 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Passadena, CA 30 March 1953
Concert, Civic Auditorium
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53033001 THE TATTOOED BRIDE Cr GNPS-9045
53033002 ¬ Diminuendo In Blue Cr GNPS-9045
53033003  | Wailing Interval Cr GNPS-9045
53033004 _| Crescendo In Blue Cr GNPS-9045
53033005 The Hawk Talks Cr GNPS-9045
53033006 Monologue - tkDE Cr GNPS-9045
53033007 St. Louis Blues - vRN Cr GNPS-9045
53033008 V.I.P. Boogie Cr GNPS-9045
53033009 Jam With Sam Cr GNPS-9045
53033010 Without A Song - vJG Cr GNPS-9045
53033011 DonNothin' Till You Hear from Me- vJG Cr GNPS-9045
53033012 Ballin' The Blues - vJG Cr GNPS-9045
Add Oscar Pettiford(ce)
53033013 Perdido Cr GNPS-9045
Oscar Pettiford out
Medley: Cr GNPS-9045
53033014       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore Cr GNPS-9045
53033015       2. In A Sentimental Mood Cr GNPS-9045
53033016       3. Mood Indigo Cr GNPS-9045
53033017       4. I'm Beginning To See The Light Cr GNPS-9045
53033018       5. Sophisticated Lady Cr GNPS-9045
53033019       6. Caravan Cr GNPS-9045
53033020       7. It Don't Mean A Thing Cr GNPS-9045
53033021       8.  Solitude Cr GNPS-9045
53033022       9.  I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much Cr GNPS-9045
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 06 Apr 1953
Capitol Recording Session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53040601 11398-1 Satin Doll Cp 2458, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350
53040602 11399-4 Without A Song - vJG Cp 2458, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350
53040603 11400-7 Cocktails For Two Cp H-440, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 07 Apr 1953
Capitol Recording Session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53040701 11414-3 My Old Flame Cp H-440, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350
53040702 11415-3 I Can't Give You Anything But Love Cp H-440, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350
53040703 11416-3 Nothin', Nothin', Baby Cp 2503, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350
53040704 11417-5 Stormy Weather Cp H-440, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350
53040705 11418-8 Stardust Cp H-440, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350
53040706 11419-6 Three Little Words Cp H-440, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350
53040707 11420-5 Orson Cp T-637, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 09 Apr 1953
Capitol Recording Session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Billy Strayhorn(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53040901 11421-6 Boo-Dah Cp 6598, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
53040902 11422-6 Blossom Cp T-679, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350
53040903 11423-2 Ballin' The Blues - vJG Cp 2503, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350
53040904 11424-5 Warm Valley Cp 2546, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1350
53040905 11406-9 Flamingo Cp H-440, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
53040906 11407-8 Blue Jean Beguine Cp2546, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
53040907 11408-10 Liza Cp H-440, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH RHYTHM ACCOMPANIMENT Los Angeles, CA 13 Apr 1953
Capitol Recording Session
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d)
53041301 11431-6 Who Knows? Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
BBa out
53041302 11432-1 Retrospection Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
Add Butch Ballard(d)
53041303 11433-4 B-Sharp Blues Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
53041304 11434-3 Passion Flower Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
53041305 11435-2 Dancers In Love Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
BBa out
53041306 11436-1 Reflections In D Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
53041307 11437-4 Melancholia Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
Add Butch Ballard(d)
53041308 11438-2 Prelude To A Kiss Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH RHYTHM ACCOMPANIMENT Los Angeles, CA 14 Apr 1953
Capitol Recording Session
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d)
53041401 In A Sentimental Mood Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
53041402 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
53041403 All Too Soon Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
53041404 Janet Cp T-477, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Portland, OR 30 Apr 1953
Dance McElroy's Ballroom
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53043001 Primping At The Prom SR 203
53043002 Smada SR 203
53043003 Maybe I Should Change my Ways SR 203
53043004 All Day Long unissued
53043005 Don't Worry 'Bout Me SR 203, La 15783
53043006 Lullabye Of Birdland SR 203, La 15783
53043007 Time On My Hands SR 203, La 15783
53043008 Take The "A" Train La 15783
53043009 Liza SR 203, La 15783
53043010 Creole Love Cal SR 203, La 15783
53043011 Boo-Dah SR 203, La 15783
53043012 Stomp, Look And Listen JG 1004, La 15783
53043013 Happy Go Lucky Local La 15783
53043014 Summertime La 15784
53043015 Warm Valley JG 1004, La 15784 
53043016 Sultry Serenade JG 1004, La 15784 
53043017 Y'ha Sue SR 203JG 1004, La 15784 
53043018 Sophisticated Lady La 15784
53043019 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart La 15784
53043020 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN La 15784
53043021 Just Squeeze Me - vRN La 15784
53043022 Caravan La 15784
53043023 Perdido La 15784
53043024 Without A Song - vJG La 15784
53043025 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG J.Bi 61746-80298-2
53043026 Come On Home - vJG SR 203
53043027 Vagabonds J.Bi 61746-80298-2
53043028 Things Ain't What They Used to Be La 15785
53043029 The Hawk Talks La 15785
53043030 C-Jam Blues La 15785
53043031 Tenderly La 15785
53043032 All The Things You Are La 15785
53043033 V.I.P. Boogie unissued
53043034 Jam With Sam unissued
53043035 Once There Lived A Fool - vJG unissued
53043036 Flamingo - vJG unissued
53043037 Solitude - vJG La 15785
53043038 I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vJG unissued
53043039 Without A Song - vJG unissued
53043040 Ballin' The Blues - vJG La 15785
53043041 Ballin' The Blues - vJG La 15785
53043042 Please Be Kind SR 203
53043043 Happy Birthday To You SR 203, La 15785
53043044 Mood Indigo La 15785
53043045 Blue Skies La 15785
53043046 Take The "A" Train (theme) La 15785
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 12 Jun 1953
Broadcast, Blue Note
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53061201 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ONS-3358, Jo 1079
53061202 Smada AFRS ONS-3358, Jo 1079
53061203 Bakiff AFRS ONS-3358, Ec EJCD-04, Jo 1079
53061204 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN AFRS ONS-3358, Ec EJCD-04, Jo 1079
53061205 Jam With Sam AFRS ONS-3358, Ec EJCD-04, Jo 1079
53061206 Flamingo - vJG AFRS ONS-3358, Ec EJCD-04, Jo 1079
53061207 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG AFRS ONS-3358, Ec EJCD-04, Jo 1079
53061208 Rockin' In Rhythm AFRS ONS-3358, Ec EJCD-04, Jo 1079
53061209 Satin Doll AFRS ONS-3358
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL Jun 1953
Broadcast, Blue Note
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53061501 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 48
53061502 Caravan DETS 48
53061503 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart DETS 48
53061504 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN DETS 48
53061505 The Hawk Talks DETS 48
53061506 Come On Home - vJG DETS 48
53061507 Flamingo - vJG DETS 48
53061508 Jump For Joy - vRN DETS 48
53061509 Satin Doll DETS 48
53061510 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 48
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL Jun 1953
Broadcast, Blue Note
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53061801 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 48
53061802 THE TATTOOED BRIDE DETS 48
53061803 Nothin' Nothin' Baby - vJG DETS 48
53061804 Rock Skippin' At The Blue note DETS 48
53061805 Just Squeeze Me - vRN DETS 48
53061806 Ting-A-Ling DETS 48
53061807 Satin Doll DETS 48
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL Jun 1953
Broadcast, Blue Note
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53062101 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ASPB-21, DETS BONUS
53062102 Boo-Dah AFRS ASPB-21, DETS BONUS
53062103 What More Can I Say? - vJG AFRS ASPB-21, DETS BONUS
53062104 Frustration AFRS ASPB-21, DETS BONUS
53062105 Basin' Street Blues - vRN AFRS ASPB-21, DETS BONUS
53062106 Duet AFRS ASPB-21, DETS BONUS
53062107 Ballin' The Blues - vJG AFRS ASPB-21, DETS BONUS
53062108 Satin Doll AFRS ASPB-21, DETS BONUS
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 24 Jun 1953
Broadcast, Blue Note
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53062401 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 47
53062402 Harlem Air-Shaft DETS 47
53062403 Creole Love Call DETS 47
53062404 C-Jam Blues DETS 47
53062405 Is It A Sin? - vJG DETS 47
53062406 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN DETS 47
53062407 Moonlight Fiesta DETS 47
53062408 The Hawk Talks DETS 47
53062409 Satin Doll DETS 47
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 27 Jun 1953
Broadcast, Blue Note
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53062701 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503, Ec EJCD-04
53062702 Satin Doll AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503, Jo 1079, Ec EJCD-04
53062703 Blue Jean Beguine AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503, Jo 1079, Ec EJCD-04
53062704 Without A Song - vJG AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503, Jo 1079, Ec EJCD-04
53062705 Smada AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503, Ec EJCD-04
53062706 H'ya Sue AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503, Ec EJCD-04
53062707 Just Squeeze Me - vRN AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503, Ec EJCD-04
53062708 Jam With Sam AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503
53062709 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ONS-3365, Ce 20-EL-5503
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 30 Jun 1953
Capitol recording session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53063001 11620-4 Give Me The Right - vJG Cp 2598, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
53063002 11621-5 Is It A Sin? - vJG Cp 2875, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
53063003 11622-6 Don't Touch Me - vJG Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
53063004 11623-4 Basin Street Blues  - vRN UtD 2009, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 01 Jul 1953
Capitol recording session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53070101 11624-8 Big Drag Cp T-679, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
53070102 11625-10 Hear My Plea - vJG Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
53070103 11626-3 Don't Ever Say Goodbye UtD 2009, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
53070104 11627-1 What More Can I Say? - vJG Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1398
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 01 Jul 1953
Broadcast, Blue Note
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53070105 Take The "A" Train (theme) DETS 47
53070106 Blue Jean Beguine DETS 47
53070107 Boo-Dah DETS 47
53070108 Cocktails For Two DETS 47
53070109 Nothin', Nothin', Baby - vJG DETS 47
53070110 Jump For Joy - vRN DETS 47
53070111 Perdido DETS 47
53070112 Blue Moon - vJG DETS 47
53070113 Satin Doll DETS 47
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 19 Aug 1953
Broadcast, Apollo Theatre
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53081901 Blue Jean Beguine unissued
53081902 Ballin' The Blues - vJG unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Reading, PA 23 Aug 1953
Broadcast, Ephrata Legion Park
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53082305 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
53082306 Satin Doll unissued
53082307 V.I.P. Boogie unissued
53082308 Jam With Sam unissued
53082309 Give Me The Right - vJG unissued
53082310 Take The "A" Train - vRN unissued
53082311 Take The "A" Train unissued
53082312 Satin Doll unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Coeur D'Alène, ID 04 Oct 1953
Concert, NIJC Auditorium
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Butch Ballard(d)
53100401 Take The "A" Train (theme) Jo LP-4014
53100402 V.I.P. Boogie Jo LP-4014
53100403 Jam With Sam Jo LP-4014
53100404 The Hawk Talks unissued
53100405 Duet Jo LP-4014
53100406 Duet Jo LP-4014
53100407 Satin Doll MP E11-86
53100408 Caravan MP E11-86
Medley:
53100409       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
53100410       2. In A Sentimental Mood unissued
53100411       3. Mood Indigo unissued
53100412       4. I'm Beginning To See The Light unissued
53100413       5. Sophisticated Lady unissued
53100414       6. It Don't Mean A Thing unissued
53100415       7. Solitude unissued
53100416       8. C-Jam Blues unissued
53100417       9. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much unissued
53100418 I Can't Give You Anything But Love MP E11-86
DUKE ELLINGTON Madison, WI Autumn 1953
Private Party, Fraternity House
Duke Ellington(p)
53103201 Deep Purple unissued
53103202 ¬ Deep Purple unissued
53103203 _| Falling Like A Raindrop unissued
53103204 Sophisticated Lady unissued
53103205 Mood Indigo unissued
53103206 Falling Like A Raindrop unissued
53103207 Janet unissued
53103208 The Clothed Woman unissued
53103209 What More Can I Say? unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Tallahassee, FL Autumn 1953
Concert, Sauls Bridges American Legion Post
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson,Juan Tizol(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell
Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53110001 Star Spangled Banner unissued
53110002 The Mooche unissued
53110003 How High The Moon unissued
53110004 Satin Doll unissued
53110005 THE TATTOOED BRIDE unissued
53110006 Frustration unissued
53110007 Theme For Trambean unissued
53110008 Monologue - tkDE unissued
53110009 Blue Jean Beguine unissued
53110010 Take The "A" Train - vRN unissued
53110011 Take The "A" Train unissued
53110012 V.I.P. Boogie unissued
53110013 Jam With Sam unissued
53110014 Take The "A" Train - vRN unissued
53110015 Take The "A" Train unissued
53110016 Flamingo - vJG unissued
53110017 Teach Me Tonight - vJG unissued
53110018 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG unissued
53110019 Blue Moon - vJG unissued
53110020 Gonna Tan Your Hide unissued
Medley:
53110021       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
53110022       2. In A Sentimental Mood unissued
53110023       3. Mood Indigo unissued
53110024       4. I'm Beginning To See The Light unissued
53110025       5. Caravan unissued
53110026       6. It Don't Mean A Thing unissued
53110027       7. Solitude unissued
53110028       8. C-Jam Blues unissued
53110029       9. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much unissued
53110030 Just Squeeze Me - vRN unissued
53110031 Twelfth Street Rag unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS RHYTHM New York City, NY 03 Dec 1953
Capitol recording session
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53110001 20246-9 Kinda Dukish Cp T-637, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432
Add RCo(co)
53110002 20247-11 Montevideo Cp T-637, UtD 2008, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432
RCo out
53110003 20248-6 December Blue UtD 2008, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432
53110004 20249-2 I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vJG UtD 2008, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432
53110005 20250-7 It Shouldn't Happen To A Dream - vJG UtD 2008, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 05 Dec 1953
Capitol recording session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, George Jean(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53120501 20263-7 What More Can I Say - vJG UtD 2007, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432
53120502 20264-2 Rockin' In Rhythm UtD 2007, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432
Add Billy Strayhorn(p). Duke Ellington out
53120503 20265-1 Ultra De Luxe UtD 2007, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432
Add Duke Ellington(p). Billy Strayhorn out
53120504 20266-3 Flying Home UtD 2007, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY Dec 1953
Broadcast, Birdland
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, George Jean(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53120801 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ONS-3557
53120802 The Mooche AFRS ONS-3557
53120803 Stomp, Look And Listen AFRS ONS-3557
53120804 Duet AFRS ONS-3557
53120805 My Old Flame AFRS ONS-3557
53120806 What More Can I Say - vJG AFRS ONS-3557
53120807 How High The Moon AFRS ONS-3557
53120808 Just Squeeze Me - vRN AFRS ONS-3557
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS RHYTHM New York City, NY 11 Dec 1953
DuMont Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)
Medley
53121101       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
53121102       2. I Git It Bad unissued
53121103       3. Solitude unissued
53121104       4. Mood Indigo unissued
53121105       5. It Don't Mean A Thing unissued
53121106       6. Sophisticated Lady unissued
53121107       7. Caravan unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP New York City, NY 13 Dec 1953
NBC Telecast,
Clark Terry(t); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Quentin Jackson(tb); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)
53121301 Basin Street Blues - vRN unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP New York City, NY 15 Dec 1953
Capitol recording session
Ray Nance(t,v); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53121501 20275-7 Chili Bowl Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432
53121502 20276-6 Blue Moon - vJG Cp 2723, Pk SPC-3390, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432
53121503 20277-1 Oh! Well - vJG Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432
53121504 20278-2 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN Pk SPC-3390, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH THE STEVE ALLEN GROUP New York City, NY 16 Dec 1953
NBC Telecast,
Yank Lawson(t); Bobby Byrne(tb);n/k(cl); Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)
53121601 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)
53121602 It Don't Mean A Thing unissued
Bobby Byrne(tb);n/k(cl); Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)
53121603 In A Sentimental Mood unissued
Duke Ellington(p)
53121604 Mood Indigo unissued
Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d); Eydie Gorme(v)
53121605 I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart - vEG unissued
Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)
53121606 Caravan unissued
n/k(cl); Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d); Steve Lawrence(v)
53121607 Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vSLa unissued
Duke Ellington(p); n/k(sb)
53121608 Sophisticated Lady unissued
Yank Lawson(t); Duke Ellington(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)
53121609 Boy Meets Horn unissued
Yank Lawson(t); Bobby Byrne(tb);n/k(cl); Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)
53121610 C-Jam Blues unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 21 Dec 1953
Capitol recording session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, Alfred Cobbs(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Billy Strayhorn(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
53122101 20287-5 Ultra De Luxe Cp 2723, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432
Add Duke Ellington(p). Billy Strayhorn out
53122102 20288-5 Flying Home Cp 2723, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432
53122103 20289-8 What More Can I Say? - vJG Pk SPC-3390, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432
53122104 20290-6 Serious Serenade UtD 2007, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432
53122105 20291-5 Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' - vRN UtD 2007, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432
53122106 20292-7 Honeysuckle Rose Cp T-521, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 28 Dec 1953
Capitol recording session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, George Jean(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)
53122801 12247-10 Night Time Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432
53122802 12248-6 Stompin' At The Savoy Cp T-521, Mc MD5-160, Cl (F) 1432
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 29 Dec 1953
Capitol recording session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, George Jean(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)
53122901 12249- Don't Ever Say Goodbye unissued
53122902 12249-13 Don't Ever Say Goodbye Cp T-679, Mc MD5-160
Add Billy Strayhorn(cs)
53122903 12250-2 Black And Tan Fantasy Cp T-521, Mc MD5-160
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 01 January 1954
Capitol recording session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, George Jean(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)
54010101 12251-12 Frivolous Banta Cp T-537, Mc MD5-160 
54010102 12252- In The Mood Cp T-521, Mc MD5-160
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 02 January 1954
Capitol recording session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, George Jean(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)
54010201 12253-4 One O'Clock Jump Cp T-521, Mc MD5-160
54010202 12254-3 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Cp T-537, Mc MD5-160 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 17 January 1954
Capitol recording session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, George Jean(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)
54011701 12309- Happy Go Lucky Local Cp T-521, Mc MD5-160
54011702 12310- Rockin' In Rhythm Cp T-521, Mc MD5-160
54011703 12311- Falling Like A Raindrop Cp T-679, Mc MD5-160 
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Hamilton, Canada 08 February 1954
Concert, The Forum
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)
54011701 Take The "A" Train (theme) Rm RDX-1000
54011702 The Mooche Rm RDX-1000
54011703 How High The Moon Rm RDX-1000
54011704 Serious Serenade Rm RDX-1000
54011705 Theme For Trambeam Rm RDX-1000
54011706 Skin Deep Rm RDX-1000
54011707 Tenderly Rm RDX-1000
54011708 Perdido Rm RDX-1000
54011709 Monologue - tkDE Rm RDX-1000
Medley:
54011710       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore Rm RDX-1000
54011711       2. In A Sentimental Mood Rm RDX-1000
54011712       3. Mood Indigo Rm RDX-1000
54011713       4.  I'm Beginning To See The Light Rm RDX-1000
54011714       5. Sophisticated Lady Rm RDX-1000
54011715       6. Caravan Rm RDX-1000
54011716       7. It Don't Mean A Thing Rm RDX-1000
54011717       8. Solitude Rm RDX-1000
54011718       9. C-Jam Blues Rm RDX-1000
54011719     10. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much Rm RDX-1000
54011720 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Rm RDX-1000
54011721 Satin Doll Rm RDX-1000
54011722 Stompin' At The Savoy Rm RDX-1000
54011723 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart Rm RDX-1000
54011724 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN Rm RDX-1000
54011725 Caravan Rm RDX-1000
54011726 Bunny Hop Mambo Rm RDX-1000
54011727 Isle Of Capri Rm RDX-1000
54011728 The Hawk Talks Rm RDX-1000
54011729 All The things You Are Rm RDX-1000
54011730 Duet Rm RDX-1000
54011731 Blue Jean Beguine Rm RDX-1000
54011732 Take The "A" Train - vRN Rm RDX-1000
54011733 Take The "A" Train Rm RDX-1000
54011734 Warm Valley Rm RDX-1000
54011735 Jam With Sam Rm RDX-1000
54011736 Take The "A" Train (theme) Rm RDX-1000
54011737 God Save The Queen Rm RDX-1000
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 13 Apr 1954
Concert, Embassy Auditorium
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)
54041301 Smada Cr GNPS-9049
54041302 Black And Tan Fantasy Cr GNPS-9049
54041303 How High The Moon Cr GNPS-9049
54041304 Serious Serenade Cr GNPS-9049
54041305 Theme For Trambeam Cr GNPS-9049
54041306 Skin Deep Cr GNPS-9049
54041307 Mood Indigo Cr GNPS-9049
54041308 Blue Jean Beguine Cr GNPS-9049
54041309 Take The "A" Train - vRN Cr GNPS-9049
54041310 Take The "A" Train Cr GNPS-9049
54041311 Satin Doll Cr GNPS-9049
54041312 Stompin' At The Savoy Cr GNPS-9049
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 26 Apr 1954
Capitol recording session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)
54052601 12579-4 All Day Long Cp 3049, Mc MD5-160
Add RCo(co)
54052602 12580-12 Bunny Hop Mambo Cp 2875, Mc MD5-160
Add GWi(t)
54052603 12583-9 Isle Of capri Cp 2817, Mc MD5-160
GWi,RCo  out
54052604 12584-4 C-Jam Blues Cp T-637, Mc MD5-160
54052605 12585-4 Band Call Cp 2817, Mc MD5-160
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Portland, OR 29 Apr 1954
Dance McElroy's Ballroom
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
54042901 Smada unissued
54042902 Cobb's Tune JG 1004
54042903 Coffee And Kisses JG 1004, La 15786
54042904 Easy To Love JG 1004
54042905 Johnny Come Lately La 15786
54042906 Maybe I Should Change My Ways JG 1004, La 15786
54042907 Primping At The Prom JG 1004, La 15786
54042908 Stomp, Look And Listen unissued
54042909 Cocktails For Two unissued
54042910 Liza JG 1004
54042911 Band Call La 15786
54042912 Stompin' At The Savoy J.Bi 61746-80298-2
54042913 Take The "A" Train unissued
54042914 Satin Doll La 15786
54042915 All The Things You Are J.Bi 61746-80298-2
54042916 Blue Jean Beguine La 15786
54042917 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart unissued
54042918 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN unissued
54042919 Tulip Or Turnip - vRN La 15786
54042920 Honeysuckle Rose La 15786
54042921 Theme For Trambeam La 15786
54042922 Mood Indigo unissued
54042923 Without A Song - vJG unissued
54042924 Nothin', Nothin', Baby - vJG unissued
54042925 Solitude - vG unissued
54042926 Blue Moon - vJG La 15786
54042927 V.I.P. Boogie La 15786
54042928 Jam With Sam La 15786
54042929 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
54042930 Caravan unissued
54042931 Bunny Hop Mambo La 15786
54042932 Isle Of Capri La 15786
54042933 Sophisticated Lady unissued
54042934 Take The "A" Train - vRN La 15786
54042935 Take The "A" Train La 15786
54042936 Skin Deep unissued
54042937 Moon Mist unissued
54042938 C-Jam Blues unissued
54042939 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart unissued
54042940 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN unissued
54042941 Flamingo - vJG La 15786
54042942 ¬ I Got It Bad - vJG La 15786
54042943 _| I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vJG La 15786
54042944 Ballin The Blues - vJG La 15786
54042945 Ballin The Blues - vJG La 15786
54042946 Satin Doll La 15786
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Seattle, WA 01 May 1954
Dance Trianon Ballroom
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
54050101 Smada unissued
54050102 Cobb's Tune unissued
54050103 Coffee And Kisses unissued
54050104 Unidentified unissued
54050105 Johnny Come Lately unissued
54050106 Upper Manhattan Medical Group unissued
54050107 In The Mood unissued
54050108 Ultra De Luxe unissued
54050109 All The Things You Are unissued
54050110 Theme For Trambeam unissued
54050111 Satin Doll unissued
54050112 Serious Serenade unissued
54050113 Honeysuckle Rose unissued
54050114 Blue Jean Beguine unissued
54050115 Take The "A" Train - vRN unissued
54050116 Take The "A" Train unissued
54050117 One O'Clock Jump unissued
54050118 Mood Indigo unissued
54050119 Stompin' At The Savoy unissued
54050120 Stardust unissued
54050121 Jump For Joy - vRN unissued
54050122 Without A Song - vJG unissued
54050123 Give Me The Right - vJG unissued
54050124 Nothin', Nothin', Baby - vJG unissued
54050125 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG unissued
54050126 Love You Madly - vJG unissued
54050127 Solitude - vG unissued
54050128 Blue Moon - vJG unissued
54050129 Skin Deep unissued
54050130 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
54050131 Caravan unissued
54050132 Bunny Hop Mambo unissued
54050133 Isle Of Capri unissued
54050134 Is It A Sin - vJG unissued
54050135 What More Can I Say? - vJG unissued
54050136 Jack The Bear unissued
54050137 Sophisticated Lady unissued
54050138 Perdido unissued
54050139 The Mooche unissued
54050140 I Got It Bad - vJG unissued
54050141 I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vJG unissued
54050142 Satin Doll unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY Jun 1954
Broadcast, Birdland
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)
54060001 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ASPB-25
54060002 Three Little Words AFRS ASPB-25
54060003 Stompin' At The Savoy AFRS ASPB-25
54060004 Stardust AFRS ASPB-25
54060005 V.I.P. Boogie AFRS ASPB-25
54060006 Jam With Sam AFRS ASPB-25
54060007 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS ASPB-25
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 15 Jun 1954
Broadcast, Birdland
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
54061501 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
54061502 Blue Moon - vJG unissued
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
54061503 C-Jam Blues unissued
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
54061504 Isle Of Capri unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 17 Jun 1954
Capitol Recording Session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)
54061701 20402-1 Gonna Tan Your Hide CP T-679, Mc MD5-160
54061702 20403-4 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRN Pk SPC =-3390, UtD 2007, Mc MD5-160
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Mentor, MN Jun 1954
Dance Mentor Ballroom
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)
54063101 Easy To Love unissued
54063102 Cobb's Tune unissued
54063103 Coffee And Kisses unissued
54063104 Chelsea Bridge unissued
54063105 Take The "A" Train unissued
54063106 Satin Doll unissued
54063107 Cocktails For Two unissued
54063108 Liza unissued
54063109 In The Mood unissued
54063110 Stormy Weather unissued
54063111 Mood Indigo unissued
54063112 All The Things You Are unissued
54063113 Frivolous Banta unissued
54063114 Stompin' At The Savoy unissued
54063115 Stardust unissued
54063116 Caravan unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Denver, CO 06 Jul 1954
Concert, Civic Auditorium
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)
54070601 The Mooche unissued
54070602 How High The Moon unissued
54070603 THE TATTOOED BRIDE unissued
54070604 Frustration unissued
54070605 Theme For Trambean unissued
54070606 Happy Go Lucky Local unissued
54070607 Summertime unissued
54070608 Monologue - tkDE unissued
54070609 Take The "A" Train unissued
54070610 Satin Doll unissued
54070611 V.I.P. Boogie unissued
54070612 Jam With Sam unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON Los Angeles, CA 16 Jul 1954
NBC television
Duke Ellington, Art Linkletter(tk)
54071601 Interview by Art Linkletter unissued
NBC television
n/k(cl); MMa(ac); Duke Ellington(p); n/k(sb)
Medley
54071602       1. Take The "A" Train unissued
54071603       2. Mood Indigo unissued
54071604       3. Sophisticated Lady unissued
54071605       4. Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 01 Sep 1954
Capitol Recording Session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Gerald Wilson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Dave Black(d)
54090101 12992-10 Smile Cp 2930, Pk SPC-3390, Mc MD5-160
G~Wi out
54090102 12993-13 Echo tango Cp 3049, Mc MD5-160
Add GWi(t)
54090103 12994-10 If I Give My Heart To You Cp 2930, Mc MD5-160
G~Wi out
54090104 12995-6 Chiili Bowl Cp 2980, Mc MD5-160
Add GWi(t); RCo(co)
54090105 12996-3 Bakiff Cp T-637, Mc MD5-160
DUKE ELLINGTON Probably Los Angeles, CA Sep 1954
Broadcast,
Duke Ellington, u/k(tk)
54093101 Interview unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 08 Oct 1954
Capitol Recording Session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Frank Rollo(bg); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
54100801 13090-4 Twelfth Street Rag Cp 2980, Mc MD5-160
54100802 13091-2 September Song - vJG Pk SPC-3390, Mc MD5-160
54100803 13092-1 Caravan Cp T-637, Mc MD5-160
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Portland, OR 13 Nov 1954
Dance Jantzen Beach Ballroom
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Oscar Pettiford(sb); Frank Rollo(bg); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
54111301 Stompin' At The Savoy unissued
54111302 Maybe I Should Change My Ways unissued
54111303 Smile unissued
54111304 Cocktails For Two unissued
54111305 Time On My Hands unissued
54111306 Summertime unissued
54111307 Take The "A" Train - vRN unissued
54111308 Take The "A" Train unissued
54111309 Smada unissued
54111310 In The Mood unissued
54111311 If I Give My Heart To You unissued
54111312 Sophisticated Lady unissued
54111313 Serious Serenade unissued
54111314 Perdido unissued
54111315 Caravan unissued
54111316 Chili Bowl unissued
54111317 Mood Indigo unissued
54111318 Just Squeeze Me - vRN unissued
54111319 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart unissued
54111320 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN unissued
54111321 All The Things You Are unissued
54111322 Theme For Trambean unissued
54111323 Satin Doll unissued
54111324 Jam With Sam unissued
54111325 ¬ Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued
54111326  | Prelude To A Kiss unissued
54111327 _| Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG unissued
54111328 Honeysuckle Rose unissued
54111329 Isle Of Capri unissued
54111330 Give Me The Right - vJG unissued
54111331 September Song - vJG unissued
54111332 Love You Madly - vJG unissued
54111333 Creole Love Call unissued
54111334 Monologue - tkDE unissued
54111335 Mood Indigo unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH RHYTHM New York City, NY 28 Dec1954
NBC Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)
54122801 ¬ I'm Beginning To See The Light unissued
54122802 _| In A Sentimental Mood unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND STEVE ALLEN WITH RHYTHM   same session
Duke Ellington, Steve Allen(p); n/k(sb); n/k(d)
54122803 Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH THE SKITCH HENDERSON ORCHESTRA   same session
Duke Ellington(p) with the Skitch Henderson Orchestra and Doc Severinsen(t)
54122804 Mood Indigo unissued
54122805 Caravan unissued
54122806 It Don't Mean A Thing unissued
54122807 I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart unissued
54122808 Boy Meets Horn unissued
54122809 ¬ Sophisticated Lady unissued
54122810 _| C-Jam Blues unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 31 Dec 1954
Broadcast, Basin Street
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Wendell Marshall(sb); Louis Bellson(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
54123101 Chilli Bowl unissued
54123102 Twelfth Street Rag unissued
54123103 Coquette - vJG unissued
54123104 Mood Idigo unissued
54123105 Just Squeeze Me - vRN unissued
54123106 Lullaby Of Birdland unissued
54123107 Satin Doll unissued
54123108 Take The "A" Train unissued
54123109 Chili Bowl unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON unknown location, USA 1955
Duke Ellington, Leonard Feather(tk)
55000001 Interview by  Leonard Feather unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH THE DORSEY BROTHERS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 01 January 1955
CBS Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p); Lee Castle(t); Tommy Dorsey(tb); Jimmy Dorsey(cl,as); Buddy Rich(d); Johnny Ray(v) and the Dorsey Brothers Orchestra
Medley:
55010101       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore GoJ 1008
55010102       2. In A Sentimental Mood GoJ 1008
55010103       3. Mood Indigo GoJ 1008
55010104       4.  I'm Beginning To See The Light GoJ 1008
55010105       5. Sophisticated Lady GoJ 1008
55010106       6. Caravan GoJ 1008
55010107       7. It Don't Mean A Thing GoJ 1008
55010108       8. Solitude GoJ 1008
55010109       9. C-Jam Blues GoJ 1008
55010110     10. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much GoJ 1008
55010111 When The Saints Go Marchin' In - vJRy GoJ 1008
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Burlington, Canada 17 February 1955
Broadcast, Brant Inn
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Dave Black(d)
55021701 Caravan unissued
55021702 Mood Indigo unissued
55021703 Twelfth Street Rag unissued
55021704 Just Squeeze Me - vRN unissued
55021705 V.I.P. boogie unissued
55021706 Jam With Sam unissued
55021707 Satin Doll unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH THE SYMPHONY OF THE AIR New York City, NY 16 March 1955
Carnegie Hall Rehearsal
DS(p) with The Symphony Of The Air; Duke Ellington(cond)
55031601 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' unissued
55031602 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' unissued
55031603 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA WITH THE SYMPHONY OF THE AIR New York City, NY 16 March 1955
Concert, Carnegie Hall
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Dave Black(d)
NIGHT CREATURE
55031601       1. Blind Bug MJ 2MJP-1021
55031602       2. Stalking Monster MJ 2MJP-1021
55031603       3. Dazzling Creature MJ 2MJP-1021
Add DS(p).
55031604 NEW WORLD A-COMIN' MJ 2MJP-1021
As before
55031605 HARLEM MJ 2MJP-1021
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Washington, DC 20 Apr 1955
Broadcast, Brant Inn
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
55042001 La Viren De La Macarena JG 1002
55042002 Satin Doll unissued
55042003 HARLEM JG 1002, Washington '99
55042004 Perdido JG 1002, Washington '99
55042005 All The Things You Are JG 1002, Washington '99
55042006 Monologue - tkDE unissued
55042007 Take The A Train - vRN JG 1002
55042008 Take The A Train JG 1002
55042009 Flamingo - vJG unissued
55042010 Teach Me Tonight - vJG unissued
55042011 Gonna Tan Your Hide unissued
55042012 Happy Go Lucky Local JG 1002, Washington '99
Medley:
55042013       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
55042014       2. I Got It Bad unissued
55042015       3. In A Sentimental Mood unissued
55042016       4. Mood Indigo unissued
55042017       5. I'm Beginning To See The Light unissued
55042018       6. Sophisticated Lady unissued
55042019       7. Caravan unissued
55042020       8. It Don't Mean A Thing unissued
55042021       9. Solitude unissued
55042022     10. C-Jam Blues unissued
55042023     11. I Let A Song & Don't Get Around Much unissued
55042024 Just Squeeze Me JG 1002
55042025 Twelfth Street Rag unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 17 May 1955
Capitol Recording Session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Gerald Wilson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy
Hamilton(cl,ts); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
55051701 14094-1 La Virgen De La Macarena Cp T679, Mc MD5-160
GWi out
55051702 14095-2 Harlem Air-Shaft Mc MD5-160
55051703 14095-5 Harlem Air-Shaft Cp T679, Mc MD5-160
55051704 14096-4 Look What I've Got For You - vJG UtD 2009, Mc MD5-160
55051705 14097-1 Commercial Time UtD 2009, Mc MD5-160
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA   18 May 1955
Capitol Recording Session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Dave Black(d)
55051801 14098-5 Clarinet Melodrama Cp T-679, Mc MD5-160
55051802 14099-4 Theme For Trambean Cp T-679, Mc MD5-160
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP   Same session
Capitol Recording Session
Clark Terry(t); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Russell Procope(cl); DEe(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
55051803 14100-4 Coquette - vJG Pk SPC-3390, Mc MD5-160
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA   Same session
Capitol Recording Session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Dave Black(d)
55051804 14101-1 Serious Serenade Cp T-679, Mc MD5-160
55051805 14604-2 Body And Soul UtD 2009, Mc MD5-160
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP Chicago, IL 19 May 1955
Capitol Recording Session
Ray Nance(t); Quentin Jackson(tb); Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
55051901 14102-7 Discontented Blues Mc MD5-160
55051902 14103-10 Once In A Blue Mood UtD 2009, Mc MD5-160
55051903 14104-7 Oh! Lady Be Good - vJG Pk SPC-3390, Mc MD5-160
55051904 14105- So Long - vJG UtD 2009
55051905 14105-9 So Long - vJG Mc MD5-160
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Portland, OR 11 Jun 1955
Dance Jantzenbeach Ballroom
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Rick Henderson(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Dave Black(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
55061101 Smada unissued
55061102 Easy To Love unissued
55061103 Coffee And Kisses unissued
55061104 Time On My Hands unissued
55061105 Take The "A" Train unissued
55061106 If I Give My Heart To You unissued
55061107 Smile unissued
55061108 Stomp, Look And Listen unissued
55061109 Blue Cellophane unissued
55061110 Emancipation Celebration unissued
55061111 Stompin' At The Savoy unissued
55061112 Gonna Tan your Hide unissued
55061113 Sophisticated Lady unissued
55061114 Perdido unissued
55061115 Black And Tan Fantasy unissued
55061116 Theme For Trambean unissued
55061117 Honeysuckle Rose unissued
55061118 Mood Indigo unissued
55061119 Caravan unissued
55061120 Blue Jean Beguine unissued
55061121 Happy One unissued
55061122 Commercial Time (John Sanders Blues) Duke Ellington,JW,BD only JG 1002
55061123 All The Things You Are unissued
55061124 ¬ I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart unissued
55061125 _| Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vRN unissued
55061126 Satin Doll unissued
55061127 Body And Soul JG 1004
55061128 Flamingo - vJG unissued
55061129 Teach Me Tonight - vJG unissued
55061130 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG unissued
55061131 Look What I've Got For You - vJG unissued
55061132 Take The "A" Train unissued
55061133 The Mooche unissued
55061134 One O'Clock Jump unissued
55061135 Day In, Day Out - vJG unissued
55061136 I Got It Bad - vJG unissued
55061137 Everything But You - vJG unissued
55061138 Solitude - vJG unissued
55061139 Isle Of Capri unissued
55061140 Mambo Jambo unissued
55061141 Mambo Jambo unissued
55061142 Just Squeeae Me - vRN unissued
55061143 Caravan unissued
55061144 Jam With Sam unissued
55061145 Mood Indigo unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON Denver CO Jun 1955
KFLM Broadcast,
Duke Ellington, Harney Peterson(tk)
55063101 Interview by Harney Peterson unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 09 Jul 1955
CBS Telecast,
Jimmy Spear, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Ward Silloway, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Virgil Davis(as); John Kulp(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
55070901 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
55070902 Harlem Air-Shaft unissued
DE plays (ep)
55070903 ¬ Sophisticated Lady unissued
55070904 _| I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart unissued
DE plays (p)
55070905 Jump For Joy unissued
55070906 Jam With Sam unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH THE JIMMY CARROLL ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 20 Jul 1955
CBS Telecast,
Duke Ellington(p); Connie Russell, Frankie Lane(v) with the Jimmy Carroll Orchestra
55072001 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
55072002 Caravan unissued
55072003 I Got It Bad - vCRu unissued
Medley:
55072004       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore - vFL unissued
55072005       2. Solitude - vFL unissued
55072006       3. I'm Just A Lucky So And So - vFL unissued
55072007 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON WITH THE STAN KENTON ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 20 Jul 1955
CBS Telecast,
Ed Leddy, Sam Noto, Al Porcino, Stu Williamson, Bob Clark(tp); Bob Fitzpatrick, Carl Fontana, Kent Larsen, Gus Chappell,  Don Kelly(tb); Lennie
Niehaus, Charlie Mariano (as); Bill Perkins,  Dave Van Kriedt(ts); Don Davidson(bar); Duke Ellington(p,tk); Stan Kenton(p); Ralph Blaze(g); Max Bennett(sb); Mel Lewis(d)
55072601 ¬ Artistry In Rhythm unissued
55072602 _| Take The "A" Train unissued
55072603 Monologue - Duke Ellington(tk) unissued
YEHUDI MENUHIN AND DUKE ELLINGTON New York City, NY Same session
Yehudi Menuhin(vl); Duke Ellington(p)
55072604 Come Sunday unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON Denver CO Summer 1955
Voice of America Broadcast,
Duke Ellington, Willis Conover(tk)
55080001 Interview by  Willis Conover unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON GROUP New York City, NY 28 Aug 1955
NBC Broadcast,
Duke Ellington(tk); Luther Henderson(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Jimmy Grissom, Marion Cox(v)
MAN WITH FOUR SIDES
55082801       1. Happy Go Lucky Local (Like A Train) - vJG unissued
55082802       2. She - vJG, MC unissued
55082803       3. It's Rumor - vJG unissued
55082804       4. Twilight Time - vMC unissued
Luther Henderson out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
55082805 Weatherman unissued
55082806 The Blues unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 24 Oct 1955
USTD recording session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
55102401 Take The "A" Train (theme) GS 463
55102402 Stomp, Look And Listen GS 463  , GE LP-55001
55102403 Sophisticated Lady GS 463  , GE LP-55001, P30 02
55102404 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG GS 463  , GE LP-55001
55102405 I Got It Bad GS 463  , GE LP-55001, P30 02
55102406 Happy One GS 463  , GE LP-55001
55102407 Take The "A" Train (theme) GS 463
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA West Coast, USA probably Nov 1955
Concert,
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
55110001 The Mooche unissued
55110002 Harlem Air-Shaft unissued
55110003 Serious Serenade unissued
55110004 Theme For Trambean unissued
55110005 La Virgen De La Macarena unissued
55110006 Happy Go Lucky Local unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 27 Nov 1955
Broadcast, Zardi's
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
55112701 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
55112702 Smada unissued
55112703 Prelude To A Kiss unissued
55112704 C-Jam Blues unissued
55112705 Day In Day Out - vJG unissued
55112706 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 03 Dec 1955
Broadcast, Zardi's
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
55120301 Boo-Dah unissued
55120302 Isle Of Capri unissued
55120303 Orson unissued
55120304 Hey Cherie - vRN unissued
55120305 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Los Angeles, CA 04 Dec 1955
Broadcast, Zardi's
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
55120401 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
55120402 Grievin' - vJG unissued
55120403 Just Scratchin' The Surface unissued
55120404 V.I.P. Boogie unissued
55120405 Jam With Sam unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Dodge City, KS 13 Dec 1955
Concert, Dodge City Auditorium
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
55121301 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
55121302 Stompin' At The Savoy unissued
55121303 Black And Tan Fantasy unissued
55121304 Happy Go Lucky Local unissued
55121305 Serious Serenade unissued
55121306 Perdido unissued
55121307 Clarinet Melodrama unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 29 Dec 1955
Dance Blue Note
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
55122901 Boo-Dah unissued
55122902 Laura unissued
55122903 Snibor unissued
55122904 Coffee And Kisses unissued
55122905 My Funny Valentine unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 31 Dec 1955
Broadcast, Blue Note
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); JohnnyHodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
55123101 Stompin' At The Savoy unissued
55123102 I Got It Bad unissued
55123103 Hey, Cherie - vRN unissued
55123104 Solitude - vJG unissued
55123105 Smada unissued
55123106 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 03 January 1956
Duke Ellington recording session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56010301 56131-1 Feetbone unissued
56010302 56131-2 Feetbone unissued
56010303 56131-3 Feetbone unissued
56010304 56131- Feetbone unissued
56010305 56131-6 Feetbone unissued
56010306 56131-7 Feetbone unissued
56010307 56131-9 Feetbone LMR CD-83000
56010308 Blue Rose unissued
56010309 Blue Rose unissued
56010310 561312- Bassment (Discontented) unissued
56010311 561312- Bassment (Discontented) unissued
56010312 561312- Bassment (Discontented) unissued
56010313 561312-1 Bassment (Discontented) unissued
56010314 561312-3 Bassment (Discontented) unissued
56010315 561312-4 Bassment (Discontented) LMR CD-83000
56010316 Carnegie Blues unissued
Ray Nance(t); Johnny Hodges(as); Billy Strayhorn(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56010317 Blues Improvisation unissued
As before
56010318 56133- Just Scratchin' The Surface unissued
56010319 56133-2 Just Scratchin' The Surface unissued
56010320 56133-3 Just Scratchin' The Surface unissued
56010321 56133-4 Just Scratchin' The Surface unissued
56010322 56133- Just Scratchin' The Surface unissued
56010323 56133-5 Just Scratchin' The Surface LMR CD-83000
56010324  56134-1 Le Sucrier Velour (Do Not Disturb) unissued
56010325 56134-2 Le Sucrier Velour (Do Not Disturb) unissued
56010326 56134-3 Le Sucrier Velour (Do Not Disturb) unissued
56010327 56134-5 Le Sucrier Velour (Do Not Disturb) unissued
56010328 56134-7 Le Sucrier Velour (Do Not Disturb) unissued
56010329 56134-9 Le Sucrier Velour (Do Not Disturb) LMR CD-83000
56010330 56134-10 Le Sucrier Velour (Do Not Disturb) unissued
56010331 56134-11 Le Sucrier Velour (Do Not Disturb) unissued
56010332 56135- Tea For Two unissued
56010333 56136- Long Time Blues unissued
56010334 56136- Long Time Blues unissued
56010335 56136- Long Time Blues unissued
56010336 56136-1 Long Time Blues LMR CD-83000
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 22 January 1956
Broadcast, Café Society Downtown
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56012201 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
56012202 Satin Doll unissued
56012203 Feetbone unissued
56012204 Passion Flower unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 23 January 1956
CBS recording session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Rosemary Clooney(v)
56012301 Me And You - vRC Co CL-872, CBS 466444-2
56012302 Grievin' - vRC Co CL-872, CBS 466444-2
56012303 I'm Checking Out Goombye - vRC Co CL-872, CBS 466444-2
56012304 Blue Rose - vRC Co CL-872, CBS 466444-2
56012305 Sophisticated Lady - vRC Co CL-872, Co CK 66372, CBS 466444-2
56012306 Mood Indigo - vRC Co CL-872, CBS 466444-2
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
56012307 If You Were In My Place - vRC Co CL-872, CBS 26306, CBS 466444-2
RC vocals dubbed at Radio Recorders, 8 and 11 Feb 1956
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 27 January 1956
CBS recording session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Rosemary Clooney(v)
56012701 I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart - vRC Co CL-872, CBS 466444-2
56012702 It Don't Mean A Thing - vRC Co CL-872, CBS 466444-2
Duke Ellington out. Add Billy Strayhorn(p)
56012703 Just A-Sittin- And A-Rockin' - vRC CBS 26306, CBS 466444-2
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
56012704 I Got It Bad - vRC Co CL-872, CBS 466444-2
56012705 Passion Flower UtD 2006
56012706 Passion Flower Co CL-872, CBS 466444-2
56012707 Hey Baby UtD 2006
56012708 Hey Baby - vRC Co CL-872, CBS 466444-2
RC vocals dubbed at Radio Recorders, 8 and 11 Feb 1956
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 28 January 1956
Broadcast, Café Society Downtown
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56012801 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
56012802 Bassment unissued
56012803 C-Jam Blues unissued
56012804 Stompin' At The Savoy unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 7-8 February 1956
Bethlehem recording session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
56020701 East St. Louis Toodle-O Be BCP-60
56020702 Creole Love Call Be BCP-60
56020703 Stompy Jones Be BCP-60
56020704 Jeep Is Jumpin' Be BCP-60
56020705 Jack The Bear Be BCP-60
56020706 In A Mellow Tone Be BCP-60
56020707 Ko-Ko Be BCP-60
56020708 Midriff Be BCP-60
56020709 Stomp, Look And Listen Be BCP-60
56020710 Unbppted Character Be BCP-60
56020711 Lonesome Lullabye Be BCP-60
56020712 Upper Manhattan Medical Group Be BCP-60
56020713 Summertime Be BCP-6005
56020714 Laura Be BCP-6005
56020715 I Can't Get Started - vRN Be BCP-6005
56020716 My Funny Valentine Be BCP-6005
56020717 Everything But You - vJG Be BCP-6005
56020718 Frustration Be BCP-6005
56020719 Cotton Tail Be BCP-6005
56020720 Day Dream Be BCP-6005
56020721 Deep Purple Be BCP-6005
56020722 Indian Summer Be BCP-6005
56020723 Blues No. 05 Be BCP-6005
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 18 March 1956
Duke Ellington recording session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Billy Strayhorn(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56031801 3054-6 Blue Rose unissued
56031802 3054-7 Blue Rose unissued
56031803 3054-8 Blue Rose unissued
56031804 3054-10 Blue Rose unissued
56031805 3054-11 Blue Rose unissued
56031806 3054-12 Blue Rose unissued
Billy Strayhorn out. Add Duke Ellington(p)
56031807 3055- Short Street Cluster unissued
56031808 3055- Short Street Cluster unissued
56031809 3055-1 Short Street Cluster unissued
56031810 3055-2 Short Street Cluster unissued
56031811 3055-3 Short Street Cluster unissued
56031812 3055-5 Short Street Cluster unissued
56031813 3055-7 Short Street Cluster LMR CD-83000
56031814 3055-8 Short Street Cluster unissued
56031815 3055-10 Short Street Cluster unissued
56031816 3056- Uncontrived unissued
56031817 3056- Uncontrived unissued
56031818 3056- Uncontrived LMR CD-83000
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Chicago, IL 19 March 1956
Duke Ellington recording session
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56031901 -11 Miss Lucy unissued
56031902 -12 Miss Lucy LMR CD-83000
56031903 -2 Prelude To A Kiss unissued
56031904 -5 Prelude To A Kiss LMR CD-83000
56031905 -1 E And D Blues LMR CD-83000
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS GROUP   same session
Duke Ellington recording session
Clark Terry(fl); JSa(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d)
56031906 Way Back Blues En 1052, DJ FW-40030
56031907 Where's The Music? En 1052, DJ FW-40030
56031908 Rubber bottom En 1052, DJ FW-40030
56031909 Pay The Blues And Go Home En 1052, DJ FW-40030
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY 14 Apr 1956
Broadcast, Basin Street
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
56041401 Take The "A" Train (theme) AFRS BSJ-15
56041402 Caravan AFRS BSJ-15
56041403 Sophisticated Lady AFRS BSJ-15, Ec EJCD-04
56041404 ¬ Kinda Dukish AFRS BSJ-15, Ec EJCD-04
56041405 _| Rockin' In Rhythm AFRS BSJ-15
56041406 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - vJG AFRS BSJ-15
56041407 Stompin' At The Savoy AFRS BSJ-15, Ec EJCD-04
56041408 Prelude To A Kiss AFRS BSJ-15
56041409 Things Ain't What They Used To Be unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA New York City, NY Apr 1956
Broadcast, Basin Street
Nelson Williams, Phil Barboza, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
56043101 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
56043102 E And D Blues unissued
56043103 The Mooche unissued
56043104 Take The "A" Train unissued
DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA Las Vegas, NV May 1956
Concert, Flamingo Hotel
Willie Cook, Cat Anderson(t); Clark Terry(t,fl); Ray Nance(t,vl,v); Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, John Sanders(tb); Jimmy Hamilton(cl,ts);
Russell Procope(cl,ss,as); Johnny Hodges(as); Paul Gonsalves(ts); Harry Carney(cl,as,bar); Duke Ellington(p); Jimmy Woode(sb); Sam Woodyard(d); Jimmy Grissom(v)
56050001 Take The "A" Train (theme) unissued
56050002 V.I.P. Boogie unissued
56050003 Jam With Sam unissued
56050004 I Got It Bad unissued
56050005 Flamingo - vJG unissued
56050006 Monologue - tkDE unissued
56050007 Hey, Cherie - vRN unissued
Medley:
56050008       1. Don't Get Around Much Anymore unissued
56050009       2. Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me unissued
56050010       3. In A Sentimental Mood unissued
56050011       4. Mood Indigo unissued
56050012       5. I'm Beginning To See The Light unissued
56050013       6. Sophisticated Lady unissued
56050014       7. Caravan unissued
56050015       8. It Don't Mean A Thing unissued
56050016