Anthologies


Anthologies diverses

BLACK, BROWN & BEIGE
(Triple CD RCA / ND 86641)

1er décembre 1944 au 3 septembre 1946


CD 1 : Black, Brown and Beige : Work song - Come Sunday - The blues - Three dances / I ain't got nothin' but th blues / I'm beginning to see the light / Don't you know I care (or don't you care to know) / I didn't know about you / Carnegie blues / Blue cellophane / Mood to be wood / (All of a sudden) My heart sings / Kissing bug / Everything but you / (Otto make that) Riff staccato / Prelude to a kiss / Caravan / Black and tan fantasy.

CD 2 : Mood indigo / In a sentimental mood / It don't mean a thing (if it ain't got that swing) / Sophisticated lady / Tonight I shall sleep (with a smile on my face) / Solitude / Black beauty / Every hour on the hour (I fall in love with you) / Perfume suite : Balcony serenade - Strange feeling - Dancers in love - Coloratura / Thing's ain't what they used to be / Tell ya what I'm gonna do / Come to baby, do ! / I'm just a lucky so-and-so / Long, strong and consecutive / The wonder of you / Rockabye river / Suddenly it jumped.

CD 3 : Transblucency / Just squeeze me (but don't tease me) / A gathering in a clearing / You don't love me no more / Pretty woman / Hey baby / Back home again in Indiana / Blues is the night / Lover man / Just you, just me / Beale street blues / My honey's lovin' arms / Memphis blues / I don't stand a ghost of a chance with you / Saint-Louis blues / Swamp fire / Royal garden blues / Esquire swank / Midriff.

V DISC - A musical contribution by America's best
(triple CD V-DISC / 1 à 3)


CD1 : Ellington mood / Air conditioned jungle / Sophisticated lady / Azure / Black, Brown and Beige part. 1 / Black, Brown and Beige part. 2 / Kissing bug / Carnegie blues / Creole love call / Diminuendo in blue / Crescendo in blue / Deep south suite part. 1 (Magnolias drippin' in molasses) / Deep south suite part. 2 (Hearsay or Orson)/ Deep south suite part. 3 (Nobody was looking) / Deep south suite part. 4 (Happy go lucky local) / Esquire swank / Flamingo / Frantic fantasy.

CD2 : Frankie and Johnny part. 1 / Frankie and Johnny part. 2 / Hollywood hangover / I never felt this way before / Live and love tonight / In the shade of the old apple tree / It don't mean a thing / Perfume suite part. 1 / Perfume suite part. 2 / Prelude to a kiss / Ring dem bells / Take the A train / Sentimental lady / The mood to be wooed / Things ain't what they used to be / Unbooted character / Warm valley / I'm checkin' out, goom-bye / Tootin' through the roof.

CD3 : New world a comin' part. 1 / New world a comin' part. 2 / The golden cress / Are you stickin' / Don't get around much anymore / Harlem airshaft / Rockabye river / Main stem / Ring dem bells / Perdido / New York city blues / Boy meets horn / I can't give you anything but love / On the sunny side of the street / Caravan / In a sentimental mood / Royal garden blues / The mooche / Rockin' in rhythm / Sultry sunset.

THE COMPLETE DUKE ELLINGTON 1947-1952
(coffret de 6 30 cm CBS / 66607)

14 aout 1947 au 22 décembre 1952


Disque 1 : Hy'a sue / Lady of the lavender mist / Women (they'll get you) / It's Monday every day / Golden cress / Put yourself in my place, baby / Cowboy rhumba / The wildest gal in town / I feel and broke my heart / You're just a old antidisestablishmentarianismist / Don't be so mean baby ('cause baby's so good to you) / It's mad, mad, mad / You gotta crawl before you walk / Kitty.

Disque 2 : Brown Penny / Maybe I should change my ways / Boogie bop blues / Sultry serenade / Stomp, look and listen / Air conditioned jungle / Three cent stomp / Progressive gavotte / He makes me believe he's mine / Take love easy / I can't believe that you're in love with me / How high the moon / Singin' in the rain / Do nothin' till you hear from me.

Disque 3 : Don't get around much anymore / Once upon a dream / It's love I'm in / I could get a man / On a turquoise cloud / A woman and a man / The clothed woman / New York City blues / Let's go blues / You of all people / Creole love call / The greatest there is / Snibor / The world is waiting for the sunrise.

Disque 4 : Joog, joog / Good woman blues / On the sunny side of the street / B-sharp Boston / Build that railroad (sing that song) / Love you madly / Great times / Fancy dan / The hawk talks / V.I.P's boogie / Jam with Sam / Monologue (Pretty and the wolf) / Ting-a-ling / Eight veil.

Disque 5 : Brown Betty / Deep night / Please be kind / Smada / Rock skippin' at the Blue Note / Bensonality / Blues at sundown / Duet / Controversial suite : Before the time - Later / Azalea / Vagabonds / Something to live for.

Disque 6 : I love my lovin' lover / Come on home / The blues / Body and soul / Primpin' for the prom / The vulture song / Follow me / Liberian suite : I like the sunrise - Dance n° 1 - Dance n° 2 - Dance n° 3 - Dance n° 4 - Dance n° 5.

Inclus dans : CHRONOGICAL 1946-47 / 1947 et 1947-48.

SHOWCASE
(coffret triple 30 cm CAPITOL / 1551893)

6 avril 1953 au 18 mai 1955


Disque 1 : Satin doll / Cocktails for two / Flamingo / Liza / My old flame / I can't give you anything but love / Stormy weather / Stardust / Three little words / Orson / Boo-dah / Blossom / Warm valley / Who knows.

Disque 2 : In a sentimental mood / Dancers in love / Prelude to a kiss / The big drag / Kinda dukish / Just a-settin' and a-rockin' / Ultra de luxe / Night time / Don't ever say goodbye / Black and tan fantasy / Frivolous banta / Things ain't what they used to be.

Disque 3 : Happy-go-lucky local / Rockin' in rhythm / Fallin' like a raindrop / All day long / The C jam blues / Band call / Smile / Chile bowl / Caravan / Harlem airshaft / Serious serenade.

DUKE 56/62 volume 1 - Jazzothèque
(double 30 cm CBS / 88 653)

7 juillet 1956 au 2 juin 1959


Disque 1 : Black and tan fantasy / A-flat minor / Suburban beauty / Cafe au lait / West indian dance / Cop out / Allah-bye / Piano improvisations (part. 1 à 4) / Commercial time / Mood indigo.

Disque 2 : Mood indigo / Wellow weep for me / Where or when / All the things you are (2 versions) / Nighth and day / Slamart in D flat / Track 360 (Trains that pass in the night) / Jones / Lullaby of Birdland / Feet bone / Red carpet / Satin doll / When I trilly with my filly / Anatomy of a murder.

DUKE 56/62 volume 2 - Jazzothèque
(double 30 cm CBS / 88 654)

décembre 1959 au 21 juin 1962


Disque 1 : Brown Penny / Pie eyes blues / Sentimental lady / Sweet and pungent / The swinger's jump / Lullaby of birdland (2 versions) / Dreamy sort of thing / The wailer / Asphalt jungle suite : Wild car - Cops - Robbers.

Disque 2 : Lotus blossom / Matumbe / Just a-settin' and a-rockin' / Tulip or turnip / Jingle bells / One more once / Blues in hoss flat / Asphalt jungle theme (2 versions) / Bon amour (guitar amour) / Turkiss coffee / Jingle bells.

DUKE 56/62 volume 3 - Jazzothèque
(30 cm CBS / 26 306)

1er janvier 1956 au 3 mars 1961


If you were in my place (what would you do ?) / Just a-sittin' and a-rockin' / Pomegranate / Rock city rock / Your love has faded / My heart , my mind, my everything / Together / Duke's place / Hand me down love / Walkin' and singin' the blues / I cant' give you anything but love / To know you is to love you / The lonely ones / Lost in loveliness / I'm just a lucky so and so / One more once / Day in day out / Why I was born / Love you madly / Where in the world / Song from " Moulin Rouge ".

LA CHANSON DU DUKE
(5 CD CRISTAL RECORDS / 501 349 2)

1927 à 2014


CD1 : The blues I love to sing / It don't mean a thing (if it ain't got that swing) / I'm satisfied / Big city blues / Oh babe ! Maybe someday / I've got a rug cutter / Alabamy home / If you were in my place / CArnival in Caroline / Swingtime in Honolulu / Solitude / Lost in meditation / You gave me the gate / La de doody doo / Watermelon man / Something to live for / I'm checkin' out go'om bye / A lonely co-ed / Your love has faded / Killin' myself / Mood indigo / Me and you / The girl in my dreams tries to look like you.

CD2 : Chocolate shake / I got it bad (and that ain't good) / Brown-skinned gal (in the caligo gown) / Jump for joy / Rocks in my bed / Bli-blip / Love like this can't las / I don't know what kind of blues I got / I don't mind / My little brown book / A slip of the lip (can sink a ship) / Take the A train / The blues (mauve) / Do nothin' till you hear from me / Go away blues / I ain't got nothin' but the blues / I'm beginning to see the light / Don't you know I care / I didn't know about you / Hit me with a hot note (and watch me bounce) / Kissing bug / Everything but you.

CD3 : I let a song go out of my heart / Strange feeling / I'm just a lucky so and so / The wonder of you / Transblucency / Just squeeze me / Pretty woman / Hey, baby / Minnehaha / Tulip or turnip / Women (they'll get you) / I feel and broke my heart / (You're just an old) antidisestablishmentarianismist / You gotta crawl before you walk / Brown Betty / He makes me believe he's mine / Take love easy / Don't get around much anymore / Once upon a time / I could get a man / On a turquoise cloud / I like the sunrise.

CD4 : Good woman blues / I’m afraid I’m loving you too much / Love you madly / Build that railroad / I love my lovin’ lover / Just a-settin’ and a-rockin’ / Grievin’ / Blue rose / Sophisticated lady / Carribee Joe / Rhumbop / What else can you do with a drum / You better know it / Day dream / Drop me off in Harlem / All too soon / Caravan / Perdido.

CD5 : Come Sunday / Duke’s place / Multicolored blue / Alice BABS : Serenade to Sweden / My mother, my father and love (Heritage) / What color is virtue / Ella FITZGERALD : In a sentimental mood / Ella FITZGERALD : Azure / Sarah VAUGHAN : Prelude to a kiss / Ella FITZGERALD : In a mellow tone / Ella FITZGERALD : Lush life / Nancy WILSON : Passion flower / LAMBERT, HENDRICKS & ROSS : What am I here for / Joya SHERRILL : A flower is a lonesome thing / Louis ARMSTRONG : Azalea / Ella FITZGERALD : Satin doll / Peggy LEE : I’m gonna go fishin’ / LAMBERT, HENDRICKS & ROSS : Mignight indigo / Nicolle ROCHELLE : Paris blues / Rebecca CAVANAUGH : Pretty girl.

Claude Carrière a compilé cette anthologie en 5 CDs pour nous faire découvrir le côté "songwriter" méconnu d'Ellington : 105 titres, avec ou sans le Duke, pour se délecter de toutes ces perles musicales pleines de finesse.