Anthologies


The Complete Duke Ellington (Cbs)

THE COMPLETE DUKE ELLINGTON volume 1 (Aimez-vous le jazz 29)
(double 30 cm CBS / 67 264) France

Septembre 1925 à octobre 1928


Disque 1 : I'm gonna hang around my sugar / Trombone blues / Georgia grind / Parlor social stomp / East Saint-Louis toodle-Oo / Hop head / Down in our alley blues / What can a poor fellow do ? / Black and tan fantasy (2 prises) / Chicago stomp down / Sweet mama (papa's gettin' mad) / Stack O'lee blues / Bugle call rag / Take it easy / Jubilee stomp.

Disque 2 : Harlem twist / East Saint-Louis toodle-Oo (2 prises) / Jubilee stomp (2 prises) / Take it easy (2 prises) / Diga diga doo / Doin' the new lowdown / Black beauty / Swampy river / The mooche / Move over / Hot and bothered (2 prises) / The mooche.

THE COMPLETE DUKE ELLINGTON volume 2 (Aimez-vous le jazz 34)
(double 30 cm CBS / 68 275)

octobre 1928 au 29 janvier 1930


Disque 1 : The mooche / Move over / Hit me in the nose blues / It's all coming all to you / Hottentot / Misty mornin' / The blues with a feelin' / Goin' to town / Misty mornin' / Saratoga swing / Who said "It's tight like that" / He just don't appeal to me / I must have that man / Freeze and melt / Mississippi moan / That rhythm man.

Disque 2 : Beggars blues / Saturday night function / Jungle jamboree / Snake hip dance / Doin' the voom voom / Flaming youth / Saturday night function / Lazy Duke / Blues of the vagabond / Syncopated shuffle / Saint James infirmary / When you're smiling (2 prises) / Rent party blues (2 prises).

THE COMPLETE DUKE ELLINGTON volume 3 (Aimez-vous le jazz 35)
(double 30 cm CBS / 88 000)

29 janvier 1930 au 4 février 1932


Disque 1 : Jungle blues (2 versions) / The mooch (2 prises) / Ragamuffin' Romeo / East St-Louis toodle-Oo / Sweet mama / Hot and bothered / Double check stomp / Black and tan fantasy / Big house blues / Rocky mountain blues / Ring dem bells / Three little words / Old man blues / Sweet chariot.

Disque 2 : Mood indigo / I can't realise yo love me / I'm so in love with you / Rockin' in rhythm / Them there eyes (3 prises) / Rockin' chair (2 prises) / I'm so in love with you / Moon over Dixie / It don't mean a thing (if it ain't got that swing) / Lazy rhapsody (2 prises) / Blue tune (2 prises).

THE COMPLETE DUKE ELLINGTON volume 4 (Aimez-vous le jazz 41)
(double 30 cm CBS / 88 035)

4 février au 21 décembre 1932


Disque 1 : Baby when you ain't there / Saint-Louis blues (2 prises) / Creole love call / Rose room / Blue Harlem / The sheik of Araby / Swampy river / Fast and furious / Best wishes (2 prises) / Slippery horn / Blue ramble (2 prises).

Disque 2 : Clouds in my heart / Blue mood (3 prises) / Ducky wucky (2 prises) / Jazz cocktail (2 prises) / Lightnin' (2 prises) / Stars (2 prises) / Swing low (2 prises) / Baby ! / Any time, any day, any where.

THE COMPLETE DUKE ELLINGTON volume 5 (Aimez-vous le jazz 42)
(double 30 cm CBS / 88 082) France

21 décembre 1932 au 15 aout 1933


Disque 1 : Any time, any day, any where / Delta bound / Diga diga do / I can't give you anything but love / I must have that man ! (2 prises) / Baby ! / Eerie moan (2 prises) / Merry-go-round (2 prises) / Sophisticated lady (2 prises) / I've got the world on a string / Down a carolina lane.

Disque 2 : Slippery horn / Blackbird medley part. 1 : Intro - I can't give you anything but love - Doin' the new low-down - I must have that man - Baby ! / Blackbird medley part. 2 : Dixie - Diga diga doo - Porgy - I can't give you anything but love (2 prises de chaque partie) / Drop me off at Harlem (2 versions) / Happy as the day is long / Raisin' the rent / Get yourself a new broom / Bundle of blues (2 prises) / Sophisticated lady / Stormy weather / I'm satisfied / Jive stomp.

THE COMPLETE DUKE ELLINGTON volume 6 (Aimez-vous le jazz 43)
(double 30 cm CBS / 88 137)

15 aout 1933 au 20 janvier 1936


Disque 1 : Harlem speaks / In the shade of the old apple tree / Solitude / Saddest tale / Moonglow / Sump'n 'bout rhythm / Admiration / Farewell blues / Let's have a jubilee / Porto rican chaos / Margie / Moonlight fiesta (2 prises) / Tough truckin' (2 prises) / Indigo echoes.

Disque 2 : In a sentimental mood / Showboat shuffle / Merry-go-round / Admiration / Cotton / Truckin' / Accent on youth / Reminiscing in tempo (parts 1 à 4) / I don't know why I love you so (2 prises) / Dinah Lou (2 prises).

THE COMPLETE DUKE ELLINGTON volume 7 (Aimez-vous le jazz 44)
(double 30 cm CBS / 88 140)

27 février 1936 au 5 mars 1937


Disque 1 : Isn't love the strangest thing / (There is) No greater love / Clarinet lament / Echoes of Harlem / Love is like a cigarette / Kissin' my baby good-night / Oh, baby ! Maybe someday / Shoe shine boy / It was a sad night in Harlem / Trumpet in spades / Yearning for love / In a jam / Exposition swing (2 prises) / Uptown downbeat / Relaxious.

Disque 2 : Lazy man's shuffle (2 prises) / Clouds in my heart / Frolic Sam / Caravan (2 prises) / Stompy Jones (2 prises) / Scattin' at the Cotton Club / Black butterfly / Mood Indigo and Solitude / Sophisticated lady and In a sentimental mood / The new birmingham breakdown (2 prises) / Scattin' at the Kit Kat (2 versions).

THE COMPLETE DUKE ELLINGTON volume 8 (Aimez-vous le jazz 45)
(double 30 cm CBS / 88 185)

5 mars au 20 mai 1937


Disque 1 : I've got to be a rug cutter (2 prises) / The new East Saint-Louis toodle-Oo (2 prises) / I can't believe that you're in love with me / Downtown uproar / Digga digga do (2 prises) / Blue reverie (2 prises) / Whispering tiger (2 prises) / There's a lull in my life (2 prises) / It's swell of you (2 prises).

Disque 2 : You can't run away from love tonight (2 prises) / Azure (2 prises) / The lady who couldn't be kissed / Old plantation (2 versions) / Solace / Four and one half street / Demi-tasse / Jazz a la carte / Caravan / Azure / Foolin' myself (2 prises) / A sailboat in the moon light.

THE COMPLETE DUKE ELLINGTON volume 9 (Aimez-vous le jazz 46)
(double 30 cm CBS / 88 210)

20 mai au 20 septembre 1937


Disque 1 : You'll never go to heaven (if you break my heart) / Peckin' (3 prises) / All God's chillum got rhythm (4 prises) / Alabamy (2 prises) / Get it southern style / Moonlight fiesta / Sponge cake and spinach / If you're ever in my arms again / The back room romp (a contrapuntal stomp).

Disque 2 : The back room romp (a contrapuntal stomp) / Swing baby swing (2 prises) / Sugar hill shim sham (2 prises) / Tea and trumpets (2 prises) / Chatter-box / Jubilesta / Diminuendo in blue / Crescendo in blue / Diminuendo in blue / Crescendo in blue / Harmony in Harlem (2 prises) / Dusk in the desert.

Inclus dans : THE CHRONOLOGICAL 1937 volume 2 (à l'exception des alternate takes)

THE COMPLETE DUKE ELLINGTON volume 10 (Aimez-vous le jazz 47)
(double 30 cm CBS / 88 220)

26 octobre 1937 au 28 mars 1938


Disque 1 : Jubilesta / Watching / Pigeons and peppers / I can't give you anything but love / Stepping into swing society / Prologue to Black and tan fantasy / The new Black and tan fanatasy / Drummer's delight / If I thought you cared / Have a heart (Lost in meditation) (2 prises) / My day / Silvery moon and golden sands / Echoes of Harlem (2 prises) / Riding on a blue note.

Disque 2 : Riding on a blue note / Lost in meditation / The gal from Joe's (2 prises) / If you were in my place (what would you do) (2 versions) / Skrontch (2 prises) / I let a song go out of my heart (2 prises) / Braggin' in brass (2 prises) / Carnival in Caroline / Jeep's blues / If you were in my place (what would you do) / I let a song go out of my heart.

THE COMPLETE DUKE ELLINGTON volume 11 (Aimez-vous le jazz 48)
(double 30 cm CBS / 88 242)

28 mars au 4 aout 1938


Disque 1 : Rendez-vous with rhythm / A lesson in C / Swingtime in Honolulu / I'm slappin' seventh avenue (with the sole of my shoes) / Dinah's in jam / You gave me the gate (and I'm swingin') / Rose of the rio Grande (2 prises) / Pyramid (2 prises) / When my sugar walks down the street / Watermelon man / A gipsy without a song.

Disque 2 : The stevedore's serenade / La de doody doo / You walked out of the picture / Pyramid / Empty ballroom blues / Lost in meditation (2 prises) / A blues serenade / Love in swingtime / Swingin' in the dell / Jitterbug's lullaby / Chasin' chippies / Blues in the evening / Sharpie / Swing pan alley / A blues serenade.

THE COMPLETE DUKE ELLINGTON volume 12
(double 30 cm CBS / 88 451)

4 aout au 22 décembre 1938


Disque 1 : Love in swingtime / Please forgive me / Lambeth walk / Prelude to a kiss (2 versions) / Hip chic / Buffet flat / Prelude to a kiss / There's someting about and old love / The jeep is jumpin' / Krum elbow blues / Twits and twerps / Mighty like the blues (2 prises) / Jazz pot-pourri / T.T. on toast. .
Disque 2 : T.T. on toast / Battle of swing (2 prises) / I'm in another land / Hodge podge / Dancing on the stars / Wandelust / Delta mood / The boys from Harlem / Mobile blues (2 prises) / Gal-avantin' / Blue light (2 prises) / Old king doodji / Boy meets horn.

THE COMPLETE DUKE ELLINGTON volume 13
(double 30 cm CBS / 88 518)

22 décembre 1938 au 2 juin 1939


Disque 1 : Slap happy (2 prises) / Like a ship in the night / Mississippi dreamboat / Swingin' on the campus / Dooji wooji / Beautiful romance / Boudoir Benny / Ain't the gravy good (2 prises) / She's gone / Just good fun / Informal blues / San Juan hill / I'll come back from more / "Fat stuff" serenade.

Disque 2 : Pussy willow / Subtle lament / Lady in blue - Smorgasborg and schnapps / Savoy strut (2 prises) / Rent party blues / Dance of the goon / Good gal blues / Finesse / Portrait of the lion (2 prises) / (I want) Something to live for / Solid old man / Kitchen mechanic's day / My heart jumped over the moon.

THE COMPLETE DUKE ELLINGTON volume 14
(double 30 cm CBS / 88 521)

2 juin au 14 octobre 1939


Disque 1 : You can count on me / Home town blues / Cotton club stomp / Doin' the voom voom / Way low / Serenade to Sweden / Utt-da-zay / Chew chew che / Barney goin' easy / Just another dream / In a mizz / I'm checkin' out-go'om bye / A lonely co-ed / You can count on me / Night song / Blues a poppin'.

Disque 2 : Top and bottom / Black beauty / Boucing buoyancy / The sergeant was shy / Grievin' / The rabbit's jump / Moon romance / Truly wonderful / Dream blues / Little posey / I never felt this way before (2 prises) / Grievin' / Tootin' through the roof.

THE COMPLETE DUKE ELLINGTON volume 15
(double 30 cm CBS / 88 522) France

14 octobre 1939 au 15 février 1940


Disque 1 : Weely / Skunk hollow blues / I know what you do / Your love has faded / Tired socks / Blues / Early mornin' / Killin' myself / Your love has faded / Country gal / Minuet in blues / Lost in two flats / Honey hush / Blues / Plucked again.

Disque 2 : Solitude / Stormy weather / Mood indigo / Sophisticated lady / Pelican drag / Tapioca / Mardi gras madness / Watch the birdie / Black butterfly / Dry so long / Toasted pickle / Give it up.