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Some compilations can be live sessions


1927 - 1934
(CD HERMES / HRM 6001) UK

1927 to 1934

Creole love call / The blues I love to sing / Black and tan fantasy / East St. Louis toodle-Oo / Black beauty / Got everything but you / The dicty glide / Stevedore stomp / Saragota swing / The Duke steps out / Haunted nights / Jungle nights in Harlem / Old man blues / Three little words / Rockin' in rhythm / Echoes of the jungle / The mystery song / Stompy jones / Blue feeling.

1933 - 1941
(CD JAZZ ROOTS / CD 56012)

1933 to 1941

Take the A train / Don't get around much anymore / Cotton tail / I got it bad and that ain't good / Conga brava / Concerto for Cootie / A portrait of Bert Williams / Solitude / I let a song go out of my heart / Prelude to a kiss / Caravan / Merry-go-round / In a sentimental mood / In a mellotone / Sophisticated lady / Ko-ko / Harlem airshaft / Just-a-settin' and a-rockin'.

1941 - 1951
(CD GIANTS OF JAZZ / CD 53057)

1941 to 1951

The C jam blues / Perdido / Sultry sunset / Blue skies / It don't mean a thing (if it ain't got that swing) / Magenta haze / Things ain't what they used top be / I'm beginning to see the loight / Moon mist / Chelsea bridge / Jump for joy / Main stem / What am I here for ? / Johnny come lately / Do nothin' till you hear from me / Snibor / On a turquoise cloud / Park at 106th / In a sentimental mood / Black and tan fantasy / Caravan / Creole love call / Great times / Brown Betty.

20 JAZZ CLASSICS
(CD EMI Jazz / 8 32762 2) UK

1953 - 1955

Satin doll / Flamingo / Liza / In the mood / Things ain't what they used to be / Caravan / My old flame / Black and tan fantasy / Star dust / Flying home / Band call / Rockin' in rhythm / If I give my heart to you / In a sentimental mood / Harlem air shaft / Warm valley / One o'clock jump / Bakiff / reflections in D / C jam blues.

20 REFLECTIVE RECORDINGS
(CD AUDIO ARCHIVE - Collectors Edition / AA 014)

The mooche / Honeysuckle rose / Take the A train / Mood indigo / Sophisticated lady / Crosstown / Caravan / Tea for two / Frustration / Perdido / One o'clock jump / Coloratura / 9:20 special / Love you madly / Moon mist / Rose of the Rio Grande / Just squeeze me / Jam with Sam / Black and tan fantasy / Primpin' from the prom.

AT HIS VERY BEST
(30 cm RCA VICTOR / LSA 3071)

1927 to 1946

Jack the bear / Concerto for Cootie / Harlem air shaft / Across the track blues / Chloe / Royal garden blues / Warm valley / Ko-ko / Black, Brown and Beige / Creole love call / Transblucency.

AT HIS VERY BEST
(30 cm RCA / RD 27133) UK

1927 to 1946

Same as previous album

AT THE PIANO
(CD double NOCTURNE / CABU 52) France

October, 1928 to April 26, 1954



CD 1 : Black beauty / Swampy river / Fast and furious (Lot O'fingers) / Mood indigo - Solitude - In a sentimental mood / Swing session (Soda fountain rag) / Love in my heart (Swing baby swing) / Portrait of the Lion / Mr J.B. blues / Dear old southland / Solitude / Jumping room only / Frankie and Johnny / Metronome all out / Dancers in love / Drawing room blues / Tip toe topic / New world a'comin' / There was nobody looking / The clothed woman / New York city blues.

CD 2 : Who knows / Retrospection / B sharp blues / Passion flower / Dancers in love / Reflections in D / Melancholia / Prelude to a kiss / In a sentimental mood / Things ain't what they used to be / All too soon / Janet / Kunda dukish / Montevido / The new piano roll blues / Tonk / Johnny come lately / In a blue summer garden / Great times / Cotton tail / C jam blues / Flamingo / Bang-up blues / Band call.

BD JAZZ - DUKE ELLINGTON
(CD-book double EDITIONS NOCTURNE / 17) France

1928 to 1952



Comics by Tim BASTIAN

CD 1 - TAKE THE A TRAIN : Take the A train / Caravan / Rockin' in rhythm / Sophisticated lady / In a sentimental mood / It don't mean a thing / Mood indigo / I let a song go out of my heart / Solitude / Daybreak express / The mooche / Diminuendo and crescendo in blue / Black and tan fantasy / Things ain't what they used to be / Concerto for Cootie / Koko / I got it bad / C jam blues / Perdido.

CD 2 - LOVE YOU MADLY : Stomp, look and listen / Happy-go-lucky local / Lady of the lavender mist / Fancy dan / On a turquoise cloud / Vip's boogie / Jam with Sam / Snibor / Jam-a-ditty / Smada / Rock-skippin' at the Blue Note / Bensonality / Love you madly / Creole love call / Suddenly it jumped / Just a-ittin' and a-rockin' / Jack the bear / Sepia panorama / Harlem air shaft / Pitter panther patter.

BD JAZZ - DUKE ELLINGTON JOUE BILLY STRAYHORN
(CD-book double EDITIONS NOCTURNE / 33) France

1939 to 1954



Comics by Jean-Claude GÖTTING

CD 1 - TAKE THE A TRAIN : Take the A train / Something to live for / I'm checking out, go'om bye / Your love has faded / Day dream / After all / Just a-settin' and a-rockin' / Clementine / Passion flower / Chelsea bridge / Love like this can't last / Noir bleu / Raincheck / Johnny come lately / Sugar hill penthouse / Balcony serenade /Midriff / Drawing room blues / Tonk / Hear say (Hearsay).

CD 2 - LISH LIFE: A flower is a lovesoome thing / Flippant flurry / Overture to a jam session (parts 1 & 2) / Charlotte russe (Lotus blossom) / Progressive gavotte / Violet blue / Once upon a dream / Brow Penny / Lush life / Paradise / Snibor / Brown Betty / Swamp drum / Smada / Rock-a-skippin' at the Blue Note / Orson / Boo-dah / Blossom / All day long / Coffee and kisses.

BEST OF (THE)
(30 cm PABLO / 2310 845)

1959 to 1972

The Queen's suite / Bateau / Sophisticated lady / Goof / Black butterfly / Mendoza / Layin' on mellow.

BEST OF DUKE ELLIGTON (THE)
(CD CAPITOL JAZZ / D108159) USA

1953 to 1955

Satin doll / Warm valley / Flamingo / Just a-sittin' and a-rockin' / Black and tan fantasy / Things ain't what they used to be / Happy-go-lucky local / Rockin' in rhythm / C jam blues / Bakiff / Caravan / Harlem airshaft / Serious serenade / It don't mean a thing.

BEST OF DUKE ELLIGTON (THE)
(CD SIGNATURE / AK 45257)

Way back blues / Where's the music / Rubber bottom / Jump for joy / In a mellow tone (take 1) / Happy reunion (take 1) / Dimininuendo and crescendo in blue / New Mood indigo / Play the blues and go / Mack the knife.

BEST OF DUKE ELLINGTON - Original Masters COLUMBIA - RCA (THE)
(CD x 4 COLUMBIA / 730 236 2) EU

1932 to 1939

CD 1 : It don't mean a thing (If it ain't got that swing) / Lazy rhapsody / Blue tune / Baby, When you ain't there / St. Louis blues / Creole love call / Blue Harlem / The Sheik of Araby / Best wishes / Blue ramble / Cloulds in my heart / Blue mood / Ducky wucky / Jazz cocktail / Lightnin' / Swing low / Slippery horn / Drop me off in Harlem / Happy as the day is long / Get yourself a new broom / Bundle of blues / Sophisticated lady / Jive stomp / Harlem speaks / Daybreak express.

CD 2 : Ebony rhapsody (rehearsel from "Murder at the Vanities") / Ebony rhapsody Part. 2 / Solitude / Saddest tale / Moonlight fiesta / In a sentimental mood / Showboat shuffle / Merry-go-round / Reminiscing in tempo / I don't know why I love you so / Isn't love the strangest thing ? / Clarinet lament / Echoes of Harlem / Trumpet in spades / Yearning for love / In a jam / Exposition swing / Uptown downbeat / Scattin' at the Cotton Club / Black butterfly.

CD 3 : The new Birmingham breakdown / The new East St. Louis toodle-Oo / Caravan / Azure / Chatterbox / Diminuendo in blue / Crescendo in blue / Harmony in Harlem / Dusk on the desert / Stepppin' into swing society / Prologue to Black and tan fantasy / The new Black and tan fantasy / Ridin' on a blue note / Lost in meditation / The gal from Joe's / Scrounch / I let a song go out of my heart / Braggin' in brass / Carnival in Caroline / I'm slippin' Seventh Avenue / Dinah's in jam / Rose of the Rio Grande / Pyramid / A gypsy without a song / the stevedore's senenade.

CD 4 : Prelude to a kiss / Hip chic / Buffet flat / Jazz potpourri / T.T. on toast / Battle of swing / Blue light / Old King Dooji / Boy meets horn / Slap happy / Pussy willow / Subtle lament / Schmorgasbord and schnapps / Portrait of the Lion / Something to live for / Solid old man / Way low / Serenade to sweden / Bouncing bouyancy / The sergeant was shy / Grievin' / I never felt this way before / Tootin' through the roof / Killin' myself / Country gal.

BEST OF EARLY ELLINGTON (THE)
(CD DECCA JAZZ / GRD 660) USA

East St. Louis toodle-Oo / Birmingham breakdown / Black and tan fantasy / Take it easy / Jubilee stomp / Black beauty / Yellow dog blues / Tishomingo blues / Awful sad / The mooche / Doin' the voom voom / Rent party blues / Harlem flat blues / Jolly wog / Jazz convulsions / Sweet mama / Cotton club stomp (take 2) / Mood indigo / Rockin' in rhythm / Creole rhapsody (parts 1 & 2).

BEST OF ELLINGTON (THE)
The Duke Ellington Centennial Edition

(CD RCA VICTOR / BG2 63459)

Black and tan fantasy / East St. Louis toodle-Oo / Rockin' in rhythm / Mood indigo - Hot and bothered - Creole love call / My old flame / Jack the bear / Day dream / Take the A train / I got it bad and that ain't good / Perdido / Work song / The minor goes a muggin' / Just squeeze me (But don't tease me) / Long, long journey / Come Sunday / Isfahan / Sophisticated lady / Raincheck.

BEST OF THE COMPLETE RCA VICTOR MID-FORTIES RECORDINGS (THE)
(CD RCA VICTOR / 63462 2) USA

December 1, 1944 to September 3, 1946



I'm beginning to see the light / I don't you know I care (take 2) / Come Sunday - The blues (from Black, Brown & Beige) / Prelude to a kiss / Caravan / In a sentimental mood / It don't mean a ting (If it ain't got that swing) / Sophisticated lady / I let a song go out of my heart (take 2) / Solitude / Things ain't what they used to be / I'm just a lucky so-and-so / Tonk / Transblucency / Just squeeze me / St. Louis blues / Esquire swank.

BEYOND CATEGORY
The musical genious of Duke Ellington

(CD x 2 BUDDHA RECORDS / 599632 2) USA

CD 1 : East St. Louis toodle-Oo / Black and tan fantasy / Creole love call / Black beauty / Old man blues / Mood indigo / Rockin' in rhythm / Creole rhapsody Parts 1 & 2 / Daybreak express / Delta serenade / Jack the bear / Ko-ko / Concerto for Cootie / Cotton tail / Dusk / Pitter panther patter / Across the track blues / Mobile bay / Take the A train / I got it bad and that ain't good / Subtle slough / Passion flower.

CD 2 : Things ain't what they used to be / Chelsea bridge / Moon mist / Main stem / I'm beginning to see the light / Carnegie blues / Transblucency / Almost see / Harlem / Caravan / Come Sunday / Isfahan / Ad lib on Nippon / Blood Count / The intimacy of the blues / Lotus blossom.

BIG BANDS BIG HITS - DUKE ELLINGTON
A collection of the greats hits

(CD HALLMARK / 703312) Netherlands

Three little words / Caravan / Take the A train / The mooche / Ring dem bells / A slip of the lip / The gal from Joe's / At a Dixie Roadside diner / Conga brava / Harlem speaks / Dusk / Black beauty / Swampy river / Frustration / I"m slapping seventh avenue / Jack the bear / Never no lament / Stompy Jones / Love you madly / One o'clock jump.

BILLY STRAYHORN
Masters of Jazz Cabu

(CD double MASTERS OF JAZZ / R2CD 8028) France

1939 to 1948



CD 1 : Take the A train / Something to live for / I'm checking out, go'om bye / Grievin' / Your love has faded / Lost in two flats / Tapioca / Day dream / After all / Just a-settin' and a-rockin' / Clementine / Passion flower / Chelsea bridge / Love like this can't last / Noir bleu / Raincheck / My little brown book / Johnny come lately / Balcony serenade / Tonk / Drawing room blues / Double ruff / A flower is a lovesome thing.

CD 2 : Midriff / Overture to a jam session (parts 1 and 2) / Charlotte russe (Lotus blossom) / Violet blue / Progressive gavotte / Once upon a dream / The new look / Triple play / Paradise / Lush life / Brown Betty / Halfway to dawn / Tailspin / Gone with the wind / Chloe / Maybe I should change my ways.

BLACK BEAUTY
I love jazz

(30 cm CBS / 21059) Netherlands

1937 to 1950

Take the A train / Sophisticated lady / Caravan / Perdido / Prelude to a kiss / C jam blues / Mood indigo / The mooche / Satin doll / Solitude.

BLACK BEAUTY
Le Monde du Jazz 4

(CD double LE CHANT DU MONDE - LE MONDE / 4) France

1924 à 1954
LE MONDE Newspaper March, 2009 - Additional CD




CD 1 : Choo choo / Everything is hosty totsy now / The creeper / Black and tan fantasy / Creole love call / Jubilee stomp / East St. Louis toodle-oo / Black beauty / The mooche / Hot and bothered / Doin' the voom voom / Cotton club stomp / Misty mornin' / Goin' to town / Saint James Infirmary / Double check somp / Ring dem bells / Mood indigo / Rockin' in rhythm / Echoes of Harlem.

CD 2 : It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing / Lots o' fingers / Lightnin' / Bundle of blues / Stompy Jones / Saddest tale / Echoes of Harlem / In a jam / Diminuendo and crescendo in blue / Prelude to a kiss / Battle of swing / Grievin' / Sophisticated lady / Ko-ko / Cotton tail / Dusk / Harlem air-shaft / In a mellotone / Warm valley / Pitter panther patter / Take the A train / Solitude / Perdido / Johnny come lately / Things ain't what they used to be / Frankie and Johnny / Dancers in love / Blue skies (Trumpet no end) / Stop, look and listen / Smada / Happy go lucky local.

CHANTEUSE DE L'ORCHESTRE (LA)
(JAZZ MAGAZINE n° 582, 2007 - Additional CD) France

1928 to 1952

Baby COX : The mooche / Adelaide HALL : Baby / Ivie ANDERSON : St. Louis blues / Joya SHERRILL : Everything but you / Marie ELLINGTON : I don't mind / Kay DAVIS : Transblucency / Betty ROCHE : Take the A train.

CENTENARY CELEBRATION 1999 Volume 1
(CD LOUISINA RED HOT RECORDS / RPCD 624) USA

Hop head / Creole love call (1927) / Black and tan fantasy / What can a poor fellow do ? / Chicago stompdown / Black beauty / Jubilee stomp / The mooche / Hot and bothered / The blues with a feelin' / Misty morning / Saturday night function / Paducah / Cotton Club stomp / Blues of the vagabond / East St. Louis toodle-Oo / Mood indigo / Creole love call (1932) / Fast and furious / Solitude / Stompy Jones / Live and love tonight.

CENTENARY CELEBRATION 1999 Volume 2
(CD LOUISINA RED HOT RECORDS / RPCD 625) USA

Rockin' in rhythm / It don't mean a thing / Baby you ain't there / Bugle call rag / Blue Harlem / Jazz cocktail / Lightnin'/ Slippery horn / Drop me off at Harlem / Bundle of blues / Jive stomp / Dear old Stockholm / Saddest tale / Truckin' / Clarinet lament / Echoes of Harlem / In a jam / Steppin' into swing society / Blue lights / Slap happy / Country gal / Sophisticated lady.

CENTENARY CELEBRATION 1999 Volume 3
(CD LOUISINA RED HOT RECORDS / RPCD 626) USA

Jack the bear / Ko ko / Concerto for Cootie / Cotton tail / Never no lament (Don't get around much anymore) / Harlem air shaft / Rumpus in Richmond / In a mellow tone / Warm valley / Take the A train / Chelsea bridge / Main stem / Johnny come lately / Work song / Come Sunday / West indian dance / Emancipation celebration / The blues / Beige : Sugare Hill penthouse / Swamp fire / Royal garden blues / Esquire swank / Trumpet no end / stomp, look and listen.

CREOLE RHAPSODY
Duke Ellington in the Thirties

(CD double LIVING ERA / CD AJS 2015)

1930 to 1939

CD 1 : Jungle night in Harlem / Jingles blues / Ring dem bells / Mood indigo / Rockin' in rhythm / Creole rhapsody / Echoes of the jungle / It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing / Lazy rhapsody / Blue Harlem / Swampy river / Blue ramble / Lightnin' / Sophisticated lady / Drop me off at Harlem / Bundle of blues / Harlem speaks / Dear old Southland / Daybreak express / Stompy Jones / Solitude / Saddest tale / Merry-go-round.

CD 2 : In a sentimental mood / Showboat shuffle / Reminiscing in tempo / Oh, baby maybe someday / Clarinet lament (Barney's concerto) / Echoes of Harlem (Cootie's concerto) / Trumpet in spades (Rex's concerto) / Yearning for love (Lawrence's concerto) / In a jam / Uptown downtown / Caravan / Diminuendo and crescendo in blue / Harmony in Harlem / Ridin' on a blue note / The gal from Joe's / I let a song go out of my heart / Rose of the Rio Grande / Prelude to a kiss / Battle of swing / Blue light (Transblucency) / Grievin'.

DUKE ELLINGTON
Masters of Jazz Cabu

(double CD MASTERS OF JAZZ / R2CD 8005) France

April 7, 1927 to December 18, 1946



CD 1 : Black and tan fantasy / Creole love call / Eat St. Louis toodle-Oo / The mooche / Hot and bothered / The blues with a feelng / Double check stomp / Mood indigo / It don't mean a thing / Slippery horn / Daybreak express / Dear old Southland / Stompy Jones / Troubled water / Saddest tale / Showboat shuffle / Clarinet lament / Echoes of Harlem / In a jam / Diminuendo and crescendo in blue.

CD 2 : A gypsy without a song / Battle of swing / Portrait of the Lion / Tootin' through the roof / Koko / Concerto for Cootie / Cotton tail / Sepia panorama / Take the A train / Chelsea bridge / Raincheck / Moonmist / Things ain't what they used to be / Black, Brown and Beige : Work song - Come Sunday / Midriff / Frankie and Johnny / Transblucency / Royal garden blues / Jam-a-ditty.

DUKE ELLINGTON & FRIENDS
Compact Jazz Collection

(CD VERVE / 833 291 2)

1953 to 1966
Only three tunes are played with Duke Ellington. See More for details



Take the A train / Caravan / Cottontail / Mood Indigo / I let a song go out of my heart / Prelude to a kiss / Satin doll / Stompy Jones / I got it bad (And that ain't good) / Don't get around much anymore / It don't mean a thing (If it ain't got that swing).

DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA volume 1
(30 cm SWINGFAN / 1001) Germany

1932 to 1938

Fast and furious / Stars / Happy as the day is long / Get yourself a new broom / Admiration / Isn't love the strangest thing / Love is like a cigarette / O baby maybe someday / It was a sad night in Harlem / Shoe shine boy / Yearning for love / Black butterfly / The new Black and tan fantasy / Lambeth walk.

DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS GREAT VOCALISTS
Best of the Big Bands

(CD COLUMBIA / CK 66372) USA

Ivie ANDERSON : It don't mean a thing (If it ain't got that swing) / Bing CROSBY : Saint-Louis blues / Ethel WATERS : I can't give you anything but love / MILLS BROTHERS : Diga diga doo / Adelaïde HALL : I must have that man / Ivie ANDERSON : Solitude / Ray NANCE : Women'll get you / Al HIBBLER : Don't get around much anymore / Dolores PARKER : Take love easy / Kay DAVIS : On a turquoise cloud / Yvonne LANAUZE : Love you madly / Betty ROCHE : Take the A train / Rosemary CLOONEY : Sophisticated lady / Ozzie BAILEY : Autumn leaves / Jimmy GRISSOM : Love (My everything) / Jimmy RUSHING : Hello little girl.

DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS MEN
Concertos, showcases and features

(CD double JAZZ MASTERS CABU / CABU 553) France

1938 à 1957



CD 1 : Johnny HODGES : The mood to be wooed / Hop, skip and jump / Jimmy HAMILTON : Duet / Honeysuckle rose / Cootie WILLIAMS : Echoes of Harlem / Ridin' on a blue note / Jimmy BLANTON : Pitter panther patter / Blues / Britt WOODMAN : Sultry serenade / Theme for Trambean / Willie COOK : Tenderly / Tea for two / Quentin JACKSON : Sonnet for Sister Kate / Al SEARS : Hiawatha / The suburbanite / Cat ANDERSON : Blue jean beguine / Summertime / Harry CARNEY : Work song (excerpt) / Frustration / Rex STEWART : Boy meets horn / Ridin' on a blue note / Tyree GLEEN : Mood indigo (excerpt).

CD 2 : Clark TERRY : Harlem air shaft / Perdido / Lawrence BROWN : Godlen cress / Rose of the rio Grande / Ben WEBSTER : Until tonight / How high the moon / Taft JORDAN : Tea for two / Rugged Romeo / Willie SMITH : Sophisticated lady / Oscar PETTIFORD : Pitter panther patter / Tip toe topic / Tricky Sam NANTON : Work song (excerpt) / Black and tan fantasy / Paul GONSALVES : Body and soul / Where or when / Ray NANCE : Rock skippin' at the Blue Note / East St. Louis toodle-Oo / Barney BIGARD : Are you stickin' ? / Clarinet lament / Harold BAKER : Ain't misbehavin' / Mood indigo.

DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS VOCALISTS
Milestone of Jazz Legends

(Box CD x 10 THE INTENSE MEDIA - MCPS / 600457) EU

11 original albums on 10 CDs (with or without Duke Ellington)

CD 1 : LOUIS ARMSTRONG & DUKE ELLINGTON.

CDs 2 to 4 : ELLA SINGS THE DUKE ELLINGTON SONGBOOK VOL I & II.

CDs 5 - 6 : GEORGE & IRA GERSHWIN'S PORGY AND BESS (without Duke Ellington) / Betty ROCHE : Take the A train.

CD 7 : Duke ELLINGTON feat. Mahalia JACKSON : BLACK, BROWN AND BEIGE / Eugenie BAIRD : SINGS DUKE'S BOYS PLAY ELLINGTON (without Duke Ellington).

CD 8 : Rosemary CLOONEY & Duke ELLINGTON : BLUE ROSE / UPTOWN.

CD 9 : A DRUM IS A WOMAN.

CD 10 : ELLINGTON JAZZ PARTY.

DUKE ELLINGTON AND THE SMALL GROUPS
(30 cm GIANTS OF JAZZ / LPJT 70) Italy

1936 à 1950



The clothed woman / Tonk / Johnny come lately / Caravan / Chasin' chippies / Rent party blues / Blues for Blanton / Dooji wooji / Tip toe topic / Great times / Frankie and Johnny / Charlie the chulo / Subtle slough / Without a song / Jeep's blues / Oscalypso.

DUKE ELLINGTON
ENREGISTREMENTS ORIGINAUX

(30 cm RCA / 6886804) France

Black and tan fantasy / The mooche / Echoes of the jungle / Creole love call / Solitude / Ko ko / Sepia panorama / In a mellotone / Caravan / Perdido / Take the A train.

DUKE ELLINGTON ORCHESTRA
(30 cm GRAMERCY 5 / GM 7705) USA

Broadcast

Take the A train (introduction) / Jump for joy / Ko-ko / I should care / Go away blues / Tootin' through the roof / What am I here for ? / Warm valley / The more I see you / Stompy Jones / Take the A train (reprise).

DUKE ELLINGTON PRESENTS IVIE ANDERSON
(CD double COLUMBIA / 501 654 2)

February 2, 1932 to February 14, 1940

See also IVIE ANDERSON WITH DUKE ELLINGTON & HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA (Jazz Archives)



CD 1 : It don't mean a thing (If it ain't got that swing) / Delta bound / Happy as the day is long / Raisin' the rent / Get yourself a new broom (And sweep all your troubles away) / I'm satisfied / Truckin' / Isn't love the strangest thing / Love is like a cigarette/ Kissin' my baby goodnight / Oh babe, maybe someday / Shoe shine boy / It was a sad night in Harlem / I've got to be a rug cutter / There's a lull in my life / It's swell of you.

CD 2 : Alabamy home / All god's chillun got rhtythm / If you were in my place / Swingtime in Honolulu / You gave me the gate (and I'm swingin') / Rose of the rio Grande / When my sugar walks down in the street / I'm checkin' out goombye / In a mizz / A lonely co-ed / You can count on me / Your love has faded / Killing myself / Solitude / Stormy weather / Mood indigo.

DUKE ELLINGTON'S GREATEST HITS
(30 cm COLUMBIA / CS 9629) USA

Satin doll / Don't get around much anymore / Do nothing till you hear from me / Take the A train / Solitude / C jam blues / Mood indigo / I'm beginning to see the light / Prelude to a kiss / Perdido.

DUKE ELLINGTON'S GREATEST HITS
Jazz Party 12

(30 cm CBS / 52 529) Netherlands

1928 to 1949

The new East St. Louis toddle-Oo / The New Black and tan fantasy / Creole love call / The mooche / Mood indigo / Sophisticated lady / Solitude / In a sentimental mood / Caravan / I let a song go out of my heart / Do nothin' till you hear from me / Don't get around much anymore.

DUKE ELLINGTON Y SU ORQUESTA
Historia del Jazz

(30 cm MUSICOZ / D 20 0109) Spain

Black beauty / Sweet mama / When you're smiling / Admiration / Accordion Joe / Home again blues / Moon over Dixie / Baby when you ain't there / Anytime anyday anywhere / Delta bound / Eerie moan / Bundle of blues.

DUKE'S MEN (THE)
Jazz Greats

(CD MARSHALL CAVENDISH / CD 041) UK



Johnny Hodges and his Orchestra, Rex Stewart and his Orchestra, Barney Bigard and his Orchestra, Cootie Williams and his Rug Cutters, Barney Bigard Quintet, Cootie Williams and his Orchestra, Rex Stewart and his Feetwarmers, Barney Bigard Trio, Rex Stewardt and his 52nd Street Stompers, Barney Bigard and his Jazzopaters, Cootie Williams Sextet, Duke Ellington and his Orchestra

Squatty roo / Subtle slough / Ready Eddy / Have a heart / Jeep's blues / Menelik (The lion of Judah) / Rose room / Blue garden blues / Passion flower / Montmartre / Step steps down / 'Round midnight / Good queen Bess / Lazy man's shuffle / Frolic Sam / Mobil blues / Things ain't what they used to be / Shady side of the street / Barney goin' easy / Floogie boo / Pitter panther patter.

DUKE'S SINGING LADIES
Sagajazz 26

(CD SAGA / 066 460 2) France



Ivie ANDERSON : All god's chilun got rhythm / Kay DAVIS : On a turquoise cloud / Betty ROCHE : ake the A train / Joya SHERRILL : I'm beginning to see the light / Marie ELLINGTON : I don't mind / Marie ELLINGTON, Joya SHERRILL & Kay DAVIS : It don't mean a thing / Dolores PARKER : Take love easy / Marion COX : Saint-Louis blues / Yvonne LANAUZE : Love you madly / Thelma CARPENTER : Do nothin' til you hear from me / Anita O'DAY : I can't believe that you're in love with me / Lu ELLIOT : On the sunny side of the street / Chubby KEMP : Juke box boogie / Billie HOLIDAY : Blues (Big city blues) / Ethel WATERS : I can't give you anything but love / Adelaïde HALL : Baby ! / Evelyn PREER : If you can't hold the man you love / Baby COX : The mooche / Adelaïde HALL : Troubled waters / Jean ELDRIDGE : Somethings to live for / Sue MITCHELL : If you're ever in my arms again / Jerry KRUGER : Swingtime in Honolulu / Mary McHUGH : Lost in meditation / Ivie ANDERSON : Solitude.

ECHOES OF HARLEM
(CD CASTLE COMMUNICATIONS / MAC CD 276) UK

It don't mean a thing / Creole love call / Saturday night function / Drop me off in Harlem / In the shade of the old apple tree / Hot & bothered / Echoes of Harlem / Daybreak express / Caravan / Ring dem bells / Solitude / Trumpet in spades / Prelude / Tootin' through the roof / Clarinet lament / Slippery horn / The sergeant was shy / Boy meets horn / Braggin' in brass / Stompy Jones.

EIGHT CLASSIC ALBUMS
(4 CD REAL GONE JAZZ / 813 072 3)

This 4 CD group together 8 albums from the COLUMBIA period

SUCH SWEET THUNDER (1957), BLACK BROWN AND BEIGE with Mahalia Jackson (1958), AT THE BAL MASQUE (1958), THE COSMIC SCENE (1958), ANATOMY OF A MURDER (1959), THE NUTCRACKER SUITE (1960), PIANO IN FOREGROUND (1961) and TOGETHER AGAIN with Louis Armstrong (1961).

ESSENCE OF DUKE ELLINGTON (THE)
(CD COLUMBIA / CK 47129) USA

Drop in off in Harlem / Sophisticated lady / Azure / Caravan / Dusk in the desert / Solitude / Diminuendo in blue / Crescendo in blue / Mood indigo / Do nothing 'till you hear from me / Creole love call / Don't get around much anymore.

ESSENTIAL
(CD MASTERS OF JAZZ / EMCD 18) France

April 7, 1927 to December 30, 19478



Black and tan fantasy / Creole love call / The mooche / Hot and bothered / Creole rhapsody / Daybreak express / Saddest tale / Diminuendo and crescendo in blue / Battle of swing / Blue light / Portrait of the Lion / Koko / Concerto fot Cootie / Cotton tail / Harlem air shaft / Take the A train / Black, Brown and Beige : Work song - Come Sunday / Happy-go-lucky local / The clothed woman.

ESSENTIAL (THE)
(CD CBS / 467146 2)

1936 to 1960



Take the A train / Sophisticated lady / Perdido / I got it bad and that ain't good / In a mellow tone / Mood indigo / Happy go lucky local / It don't mean a thing (If it ain't got that swing) / Things ain't what they used to be / Caravan / I let a song go out of my heart / Dancers in love / Something to live for / Solitude / Black beauty / Black and tan fantasy / U.M.M.G.

ESSENTIAL DUKE ELLINGTON (THE)
(CD x 4 + booklet CHARLY / CD DIG 13)

CD 1 - ROCKIN' IN RHYTHM (1926 to 1931) : Immigration blues / New Orleans lowdown / East St-Louis toodle-Oo / Black and tan fantasy / The mooche / Hot and bothered / Louisiana / Awful sad / The blues with a feeling / Misty morning / Doin' the voom voom / Rent party blues / Harlem flat blues / Jungle jamboree / Sweet mama / Double check stomp / Cotton club stomp (Wall street wail) / Ring dem bells / Mood indigo / Sweet chariot / Rockin' in rhythm / Creole rhapsody (parts 1 & 2).

CD 2 - REMINISCING IN TEMPO (1932 to 1935) : It don't mean a thing (If you ain't got that swing) / Saint-Louis blues / Creole love call / Slippery horn / Ducky wucky / Lightnin' / Sophisticated lady / Drop me off in Harlem / Bundle of blues (Dragon blues) / Harlem speaks / Daybreak express / Delta serenade / Stompy Jones / Solitude / Saddest tale / Moonglow / In a sentimental mood / Showboat shuffle / Reminiscing in tempo (parts 1 to 4).

CD 3 - KO-KO (1936 to 1940) : Clarinet lament (Barney's concerto) / Echoes of Harlem (Cootie's concerto) / Trumpet in spades (Rex's concerto) / Yearning for love (Lawrence concerto) / It was a sad night in Harlem / Caravan / Azure / Diminuendo in blue / Crescendo in blue / Harmony in Harlem / Steppin' into swing society / Lost in meditation / I let a song go out of my heart / Preluce to a kiss / Battle of swing (Le jazz hot) / Blue light (Transbluency) / Slap happy / Subtle lament / Serenade to Sweden / The sergeant was shy / Jack the bear / Ko-ko.

CD 4 - MAIN STEM (1940 to 1942) : Morning glory / Conga brava / Concerto for Cootie / Cottontail / Never no lament / Dusk / Bojangles (A portrait of Bill Robinson) / A portrait of Bert Williams / All too soon / Sepia panorama / In a mellotone / Warm valley / Take the A train / John Hardy's wife / Blue Serge / Just a-settin' and a-rockin' / Jump for joy / Chelsea bridge / Raincheck / Perdido / The C jam blues / Moon mist / Main stem.

ESSENTIAL DUKE ELLINGTON (THE)
(CD x 2 COLUMBIA - LEGACY / C2K 89281) US

CD 1 : East St. Louis toodle-Oo / Black and tan fantasy / Take it easy / Hot and bothered / The mooche / Rockin' in Rhythm / Creole rhapsody / It don't mean a thing (If it ain't got that swing) / Creole love call / Sophisticated lady / Drop me off in Harlem / Solitude / In a sentimental mood / Back room romp / Clouds in my heart / Echoes of Harlem / Caravan / Blue reverie / Diminuendo in blue / Crescendo in blue.

CD 2 : I let a song go gout of my heart / Pyramid / Prelude to a kiss / Tired socks / Mood indigo / Ko-ko / Don't get around much anymore / Cotton tail / Take the A train / Harlem air shaft / Do nothin' till you hear from me / Satin doll / Perdido / Come Sunday / Jeep's blues / Black beauty / Arabesque cookie.

ESSENTIAL DUKE ELLINGTON (THE)
(CD x 2 SONY MUSIC / 789 205 2) EU

Same as previous album

ETERNAL ELLINGTON (THE)
(30 cm PHONTASTIC / NOST 7666)

1927 to 1947

East St. Louis toodle-Oo / Black and tan fantasy / Hot and bothered / Ring dem bells / Mood indigo / Rockin' in rhytm / Daybreak express / Clarinet lament (Barney's concerto) / Echoes of Harlem (Cootie's concerto) / Diminuendo in Blue - Crescendo in blue / Jeep's blues / Ko-ko / Conga brava / Take the A train / Hy'a Sue / Golden cress.

FALLING IN LOVE WITH DUKE ELLINGTON
(RCA VICTOR / 663 622 2) USA

In a sentimental mood / I didn't know bout you / Every hour on the hour / Lotus blossom / (I don't stand) A ghost of a chance with you / Pretty woman / Lover man / Solitude / The wonder of you / Mood indigo / (All of a sudden) My heart sings / I've got it bad and that ain't good / Tell ya what I'm gonna do / Creole love call / I let a song go out of my heart / You don't love me no more.

FANTASTIC DUKE ELLINGTON
(30 cm double RCA / FJL2 7161)

October 26, 1927 to March 25, 1952

DISC 1 : Take the A train / Creole love call / I got it bad (ain't that ain't good) / Black and tan fantasy / East Saint-Louis toodle-Oo / Mood indigo / Caravan / Sophisticated lady / The mooche / Cotton club stomp / Daybreak express / Rockin' in rhythm.

DISC 2 : C jam blues / I can't give you anything but love / In a mellotone / Chloe / Koko / Warm valley / Perdido / Solitude / Concerto for Cootie / Bodu and soul / In a sentimental mood / Sepia panorama / Cotton tail.

FEELING SWING
(CD COLUMBIA - Jazzworks / COL 491 246 2) France

Perdido / Mood indigo / C jam blues / Prelude to a kiss / Jeep's blues / In a mellotone / Solitude / The mooche / Skin deep.

FRANKIE & JOHNNY
(CD CAN PILZ / 44 2043 2C) Round metal box

Sophisticated lady / Take the A train / The mooche / Do nothing 'till you hear from me / Pretty woman / Frankie & Johnny /Mood indigo / Crosstown / Moon mist / One o'clock jump / Caravan / Perdido.

GIANTS OF THE BIG BAND ERA
(CD PILZ MAGMA / 44 2043 2)

Moon mist / Frankie & Johnny / Pretty woman / Mood indigo / Do nothin' till you hear from me / Sophisticated lady / take the A train / Crosstown / One o'clock jump / Perdido / Caravan The mooche.

GOLDEN DUKE (THE)
(30 cm x 2 PRESTIGE / PR 24029)

1946 to 1950

DISC 1 : Jam-a-ditty / Diminuendo and crescendo in blue / Magenta haze / Blue skies (Trumpet no end) / The beautiful indians : Hiawatha / The beautiful indians : Minnehaha / Overture to a jam session Parts 1 & 2 / Flippant flurry / Golden feather / Tulip or turnip / It shouldn't happen to a dream / Sultry sunset / Happy-go-lucky local Parts 1 & 2.

DISC 2 : Cottontail / C jam blues / Flamingo / Bang-up blues / Tonk / Johnny come lately / In a blue summer garden / Great times / Perdido / Take the A train / Oscalypso / Blues for Blanton.

GREAT DUKE ELLINGTON (THE)
America Swings

(CD HINDSIGHT / HCD 335)

Take the A train / Just you, just me / Come rain or come shine / Blue Lue / Tea for two / How high the moon / One o'clock jump / Crosstown / Pretty woman / 9:20 special / On the Alamo / Perdido.

GREAT ORIGINAL PERFORMANCES 1927 - 1934
(CD BBC / BBC CD 643)

1927 to 1934



Jubilee stomp / The blues with a feelin' / Hop head / What can a poor fellow do ? / Chicago stompdown / Balck beauty / Hot and bothered / Misty morning / The mooche / Paducah / East St. Louis toodle-Oo / Creole love call / Fast and furious / Solitude / Stompy Jones / Live and love tonight.

GREATEST HITS
(CD CBS / 1 21512)

I let a song go out of my heart / Solitude / Mood indigo / Jeep's blues / Sophisticated lady / Prelude to a kiss / Satin doll / Things ain't what they used to be / I'm checkin' out goombye / The new Black and tan fantasy.

GREATEST RECORDINGS OF THE BIG BAND ERA volume 9 (THE)
Archive Collection

(30 cm FRANKLIN MINT RECORD SOCIETY / FM8007) USA

Part of a 25 boxes collection about the orchestras of the big band era

Black and tan fantasy / Creole love call / Cotton club stomp / Mood indigo / It dont mean a thing (If you ain't got that swing) / Daybreak express / Solitude / Merry-go-round / Echoes of Harlem / Caravan.

GREATEST RECORDINGS OF THE BIG BAND ERA volume 10 (THE)
Archive Collection

(30 cm FRANKLIN MINT RECORD SOCIETY / FM8055) USA

Part of a 25 boxes collection about the orchestras of the big band era

Jack the bear / Concerto for cootie / Cotton tail / Never no lament (Don't get around much anymore) / Flamingo / Take the A train / I got it bad and that ain't good / Chelsea bridge / Main stem / Carnegie blues / Tranblucency / Tulip or turnip.

GREATEST RECORDINGS OF THE BIG BAND ERA volume 99 (THE)
Archive Collection

(30 cm FRANKLIN MINT RECORD SOCIETY / FM8099) USA

Part of a 25 boxes collection about the orchestras of the big band era

The mooche / Satin doll / Happy-go-lucky local / Jeep's blues / Such sweet thunder / The telecasters / Track 360 / Jam with Sam / Blood Count / The intimacy of the blues.

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE CENTENNIAL EDITION
(CD x 3 RCA VICTOR / RCDJ 63458 2) USA - Promo

CD 1 : Black and tan fantasy / The mooche / Doin' the voom voom / A night at the Cotton Club Part 1 : Cotton Club stomp - Misty mornin' / Jungle nights in Harlem / Ring dem bells / That lindy hop / Rockin' in rhythm / Creole rhapsody Parts 1 & 2 / Echoes of the jungle / Mood indigo - Hot and bothered - Creole love call / Daybreak express / My old flame / Jack the bear / Cotton tail / Never no lament.

CD 2 : Sepia panorama / Sophisticated lady / Day dream / A lull at dawn / Take the A train / Bakiff / I got it bad and that ain't good / Menelik, the lion of Judah / Passion flower / Rocks in my bed / Chelsea bridge / Perdido / I'm beginning to see the lights / Work song / Caravan / The minor goes muggin' / Tonk / Just squeeze me / Midriff.

CD 3 : Long, long journey / Caravan / Come Sunday / New world a-comin' / A christmas surprise / The biggest and the busiest intersection / The brotherhood / Ain't nobody nowhere nothin' without God / Isfahan / Blue pepper / Take the A train / The second portrait of the Lion / Sophisticated lady / Blood Count / Raincheck / Basin street blues / Mecuria, the Lion.

IN MY SOLITUDE
(30 cm HARMONY / HS 11323) USA

The sheik of Araby / Dancing in the dark / Solitude / Poor butterfly / Don't get around much anymore / Mood indigo / I got it bad and that ain't good / Blue Harlem / Autumn leaves.

IN THE MOOD WITH DUKE ELLINGTON
Best of the Big Band Era

(BMG / 46797 2) USA

Take the A train / Don't get around much anymore (Never no lament) / I didn't know about you (Sentimental lady) / Do nothin' till you hear from me / Someone / I got it bad (And that ain't good) / Main stem / I'm beginning to see the light / I ain't got nothin' but the blues / My little brown book.

INTRODUCTION TO DUKE ELLINGTON (AN)
His best recordings 1927 - 1941

(CD BEST OF JAZZ / 4024)

1927 to 1941

Creole love call / Black and tan fantasy / Jubilee stomp / The mooche / Old man blues / Rockin' in rhythm / Sophisticated lady / Harlem speaks / Rude interlude / Solitude / Saddest tale / The new Birmingham breakdown / The new East St. Louis toodle-Oo / Downtown uproar / Caravan / Azure / Hip chic / Ko-ko / Flamingo / Take the A train / Jumpin' punkins / Blue Serge.

IVIE ANDERSON WITH DUKE ELLINGTON
Jazz Portrait

(CD SARABANDAS SRL / CD 14561)

1932 to 1942

Me and you / Solitude / Chocolate shake / Stormy weather / It don't mean a thing (If it ain't got that swing) / Mood indigo / At a Dixie roadside diner / I got it bad and that ain't good / Five o'clock whistle / My old flame / Isn't it love the strangest thing / Rocks in my bed / Truckin' / I don't mind / Ebony rhapsody / So far so good / Troubled water / Hayfoot, strawfoot.

JAZZ COLLECTION 7
(CD HIGH DEFINITION JAZZ / CD JA 7)

Take it easy / Mood indigo (Dreamy blues) / The mooche / Cotton tail / All too soon / In a mellow tone / Sophisticated lady / Just a sittin' and a rockin' / Five o'clock whistle / Take the A train / I got it bad (And that ain't good) / Clementine.

JAZZ HISTORY volume 10
(30 cm double POLYDOR / 2679 004) Germany

DISC 1 : Creole love call / Stompy Jones / Jack the bear / Ko ko / Stomp, look and listen / Unbooted character / East St. Louis toodle-Oo / The jeep is jumpin' / In a mellow tone / Midriff / Lonesome lullaby / Upper Manhattan Medical Group.

DISC 2 : The blues / Summertime / Laura / I can't get started / My funny Valentine / Cotton tail / Day dream / Deep purple / Indian summer / Everything but you / Frustration.

JAZZ MASTERS 4
(CD VERVE / 516 338 2) EU

1959 to 1966

Take the A train / La plus belle africaine / Flirtibird / Diminuendo in blue and blow by blow / Loveless love / Going up / St. Louis blues / Stompy Jones / Caravan / Total jazz (Portrait of Ella Fitzgerald) / Perdido / Jam with Sam / Rockin' in rhythm.

JUKEBOX HITS
(CD ACROBAT / ACMCD 4021)

1941 to 1951

Flamingo / Hayfoot, strawfoot / The C jam blues / Don't get around much anymore / a slip of a lip (Can sink a ship) / Sentimental lady / Perdido / Take the A train / Do nothin' till you hear from me / Main stem / My little brown book / Someone / I don't mind / Goin' out the back way (Johnny Hodges) / I'm beginning to see the light / Don't you know I care / I ain't got nothin' but the blues / Come to baby do / Don't be so mean to baby (Cause baby's so good to you) / Castel rock (Johnny Hodges).

JUMP FOR JOY
(CD JAZZ LIFE / CD 15012)

C jam blues / Taffy twist / Black and tan fantasy / Boo Dah / The matador (El viti) / Sophisticated lady / Smada / Jump for joy / What am I here for ? / Take the A train / Medley : I let a song go out of my heart - Don't get around much anymore / Mr. Gentle & Mr. Cool / Things ain't what they used to be.

JUMP FOR JOY
A Jazz Hour with Volume 2

(CD JAZZ HOUR / JHR 73544) EU

1958 - 1962

Taffy twist / Black and tan fantasy / Boo Dah / Smada / Jump for joy / What am I here for ? / Medley : I let a song go out of my heart - Don't get around much anymore / Pyramid / La plus belle africaine / Black butterfly / Isfahan / Medley : In a sentimental mood - Mood indigo - I'm beginnning to see the light - I got it bad (And that ain't good) - Just squeeze me - It don't mean a thing - Solitude.

LEGENDS OF THE 20TH CENTURY
(CD EMI / 522 048 2)

Satin doll / Flamingo / Prelude to a kiss / In a sentimental mood / Just a-sittin' and a-rockin' / Black and tan fantasy / Thing ain't what they used to be / Rockin' in rhythm / C jam blues / Caravan / The mooche / Mood indigo / I got it bad (And that ain't good) / Fleurette africaine (African flower) / Solitude.

LULLABY OF BIRDLAND
American Jazz & Blues History Vol. 200

(30 cm TOBACCO ROAD / 21037) Germany

Magenta haze / Blue avalon / Lullaby of Birdland / Diminuendo in blue / Unbooted character / Suburbanite / Indiana / Blues skies / Manhattan murals / Lush life / Just a-settin' and a-rockin' / Don't blame me / Everything goes / Tea for two / I can't believe you're in love with me / Someone.

MEMORIAL
(30 cm double CBS / 88 054)

November 3, 1927 to December 3, 1959

DISC 1 : Black and tan fantasy / The new East St. Louis toodle-Oo / Creole love call / The mooche / Mood indigo / Rockin' in rhyhtm / Caravan / Solitude / It don't mean a thing (If it ain't got that swing) / I let a song go out of my heart / Do nothing till you hear from me / Don't get around much anymore.

DISC 2 : Perdido / Prelude to a kiss / C jam blues / In a mellow tone / Satin doll / Sophisticated lady / Things ain't what they used to be / I got it bad and that ain't good / Take the A train.

MEMORIAL ALBUM (THE)
(CD TKO LICENSING / 534 102 2) Netherlands

I let a song go out of my heart / Stompy Jones / Caravan / East St. Louis toodle-Oo / Play the blues and go / Hollywood hangover / Main stem / Hop, skip, jump / Midriff / Lullaby of Birdland / Perdido / Take the A train / Mood indigo / Creole love call / Where's the music / Rooftop.

MEMORIAL DUKE ELLINGTON
(30 cm double ROULETTE - VOGUE / DP 29) France

November 10, 1946 to April 4, 1961
DISC 2 (April, 1951) included in THE GREAT REUNION double LP


DISC 1 : Blue skies / Happy-go-lucky local (parts 1 and 2) / Improvisation on Tiger rag / Blues riff / Honeysuckle rose / Take the A train / Things ain't what they used to be / Caravan / C jam blues / Perdido.

DISC 2 : Cotton tail / The mooche / It don't mean a thing / Solitude / Don't get around much anymore / Black and tan fantasy / I'm beginning to see the light / Mood indigo / Do nothin 'till you hear from me / I got it bad and that ain't good.

MOMENTO (EL)
(CD EL PAIS - Estrallas del Jazz / 25) Spain

1926 to 1972



East St-Louis toodle-Oo / Black and tan fantasy / Jubilee stomp / Black beauty / The mooche / Rent party blues / Double check stomp / Mood indigo / Creole rhapsody parts 1 & 2 / Stompy Jones / Self-portrait (Of the Bean) / In a sentimental mood / Take the A train / Prelude to a kiss / Sophisticated lady - Solitude / Satin doll.

MUSIC OF DUKE ELLIGTON (THE)
(30 cm COLUMBIA / 20AP 1847) Japan

The new East St. Louis toodle-o / The new Black and tan fantasy / Creole love call / The mooche / Mood indigo / Sophiticated lady / Solitude / In a sentimental mood / Caravan / I let a song go out of my heart / Do nothing till you hear from me / Don't get around much anymore.

ONE O'CLOCK JUMP
(CD MUSIC REFLEXION / 1410 2038 2) Switzerland

The mooche / Honeysuckle rose / Take the A train / Mood indigo / Sophisticated lady / Crosstown / Caravan / Tea for two / Frustration / Perdido / One o'clock jump / Coloratura / 9:20 special / Love you madly / Moon mist / Rose of the Rio Grande / Just squeeze me / Jam with Sam / Black and tan fantasy / Primpin' from the prom.

PLAISIR D'ELLINGTON
(CD double FREMEAUX & ASSOCIES / FA 170) France

1935 to 1946

CD 1 : Stepping into swing society / The new East St. Louis toodle-Oo / Squatty roo / A portrait of Bert Williams / The C jam blues / Johnny come lately / Slap happy / John Hardy's wife / Prelude to a kiss / Four and one-half street / Charlie the chulo / The giddybug gallop / I let a song go out of my heart / Rockabye river / Magenta haze / The new Birmingham breakdown / Caravan / Riding on a blue note.

CD 2 : Linger awhile / Yearning for love / Main stem / Braggin' in brass / Morning glory / Clementine / Sepia panorama / Sophisticated lady / Just a-settin' and a-rockin' / Conga brava / What am I here for ? / Five o'clock drag / Moon mist / Just squeeze me (But please don't tease me) / Truckin' / I got it bad (And that ain't good) / Rocks in my beds / The minor goes a muggin'.

PLAYS DUKE ELLINGTON
(30 cm CAMDEN - Quintessence Jazz Series / QJ 25091) Canada

Caravan / Someone / Prelude to a kiss / I let a song go out of my heart / Solitude / I'm just a lucky so and so / Moon mist / I don't mind / Everything but you.

PLAYING THE BLUES
McCann Direct presente Duke Ellington

(CD McCANN DIRECT / CDE 221 A)

1927 to 1939

Black and tan fantasy / Yellow dog blues / The mooche / No papa no / Blues is a feeling / Paducah / Harlem flat blues / Sloopy Joe / Saratoga swing / Beggars blues / Saturday night function / Jazz lips / Lazy Duke / Sweet chariot / Bundle of blues / Blue feeling / Diminuendo in blue / Battle of swing / Blue light / Country gal.

PORTRAIT OF DUKE ELLINGTON (A)
(CD x 2 GALLERIE / GALE 405) UK

CD 1 : Take the A train / Black beauty / The mooche / Don't get around much anymore / I let a song go out of my heart / I got it bad (And that ain't good) / Caravan / Old man blues / Solitude / Hot and bothered / Creole love call / C jam blues / Perdido / Cotton tail / Black and tan fantasy / Chelsea bridge / Tiger rag / Jump for joy / Moon over Dixie / Moon mist / I'm beginning to see the light / What am I here for ? / Johnny coome lately.

CD 2 : Mood indigo / East St. Louis toodle-Oo / Cotton club stomp / Sophisticated lady / In a sentimental mood / Ring dem bells / Take it easy / Saragota swing / The dicty glide / Prelude to a kiss / The Sheik of Araby / Rockin' in rhythm / Conga brava / The blues I love to sing / Jubilee stomp / St. Louis blues / Misty mornin' / It don't mean a thing (If it ain't got that swing) / Crescendo in blue / things ain't what they used to be / Main stem / Concerto for Cootie / I can't give you anything but love.

PROFILE OF DUKE ELLINGTON (A)
(CD PROFILE / PRO 33352) Canada

Perdido / Love you madly / Primpin' from the prom / The mooche / Sophisticated lady / Rose of the Rio Grande / Jam with Sam / Caravan / Honeysuckle rose / Tea for two.

PROPER INTRODUCTION TO DUKE ELLINGTON (A)
SKIN DEEP

(CD PROPER RECORDS / INTRO CD 2043)

Come Sunday (from Black, Brown and Beige) / Don't you know I care (Or don't you care to know) / I didn't know about you / Mood to be wooed / Everything but you / Things ain't what they used to be / I'm just a lucky so-and-so / Memphis blues / Royal garden blues / Golden cress / Stomp, look and listen / On a turquoise cloud / New York city blues / Fancy dan / the hawk talks / V.I.P.'s boogie / Jam with Sam / Perdido / Skin deep / Satin doll.

QUINTESSENCE (THE)
(CD double FREMEAUX & ASSOCIES / FA 204) France

1926 to 1941

CD 1 : East St-Louis toodle-Oo / Black and tan fantasy / Creole love call / The blues I love to sing / Take it easy / Jubilee stomp / Yellow dog blues / The mooche / Hot and bothered / Awful sad / Misty mornin' / Mood indigo / Rockin' in rhythm / Echoes of the jungle / Daybreak express / Saddest tale / Moon glow / Black beauty.

CD 2 : Reminiscing in tempo / Echoes of Harlem / Diminuendo and crescendo in blue / The new Black and tan fantasy part. two / Blue light / Subtle lament / Jack the bear / Ko ko / Concerto for Cootie / Cotton tail / Harlem airshaft / All too soon / In a mellow tone / Chloe / Take the A train / Blue Serge / Across the tracks blues / Pitter panther patter.

QUINTESSENCE - 2 (THE)
(CD double FREMEAUX & ASSOCIES / FA 236) France

1928 to 1950

CD 1 : Swampy river / Mood indigo - Solitude / Informal blues / Dear old Southland / There was nobody looking / Fast and furious - Lots of fingers / The clothed woman / Sophisticated lady / Mr. JB blues / Dancers in love / Tonk / Frankie and Johnny / Jumpin' room only / Cottontail / C jam blues / Johnny come lately / Great times / Goin' nuts.

CD 2 : Tough truckin' / Indigo echoes / Relaxious / Love in my heart / Fat stuff serenade / My Sunday gal / Mobile bay / Subtle slough / Menelik the Lion of Judah / Clouds in my hearts / Stompy Jones / Lament for a lost love / A lull at dawn / Blue reverie / Echoes of Harlem / Delta mood / Mobile blues / Drawing room blues.

RARE STRAYHORN
(CD LA MAISON DU DUKE / MDD 006) France - Private edition for members

September 17, 1941 to January 31, 1965



Clementine / Raincheck / Entrance of youth / Pianistically allied (Tonk) / Halfway to dawn / Paradise / All day long / Ballad for very tired and very sad lotus eaters / Allah-bye / Up and down, up and down / Frou- frou / Dreamy sort of thing / Telstar / Take it slow / Frère Monk / Cordon bleu / Elysée / Rod La Rocque / Lush life / Chelsea bridge / Take the A train.

RECORDS 1928 - 1945
Original soundrecordings - Jazz series

(CD PHONODOR RECORDS / 31042 CD) Germany

1928 to 1945

Yellow dog blues / Tishomingo blues / Louisiana / Dog bottom / The mooche / Tiger rag (parts 1 et 3) / The dicty glide / Harmony in Harlem / Blue tune / Rent party blues / Doing the voom voom / Riff Staccato / I'm beginning to see the light / Mood to be wooed / Do nothin' till you hear from me.

REMINISCING IN TEMPO
(CD COLUMBIA - Legacy / CK 48654)

The mooche / Old man blues / Rockin' in rhythm / It don't mean a ting (If it ain't got that swing) / Sophisticated lady / Merry-go-round / Reminiscing in tempo / The laborers / New East St. Louis toodle-Oo / Prologue to Black and tan fantasy / The new Black and tan fantasy / Grievin' / Mood indigo / Cotton tail / Don't get around much anymore / Take the A train / On a turquoise cloud / I got it bad and that ain't good / Come Sunday / Black beauty.

ROCKIN' IN RHYTHM
Jazz Greats

(CD MARSHALL CAVENDISH / CD 002) UK

The mooche / Creole love call / Rockin' in rhythm / Mood indigo / East St. Louis toodle-Oo / Hot feet / Jungle night in Harlem / In a sentimental mood / Sophisticated lady / Caravan / Boy meets horn / Concerto for Cootie / Harlem airshaft / Take the A train / Warm valley / Ko-ko / Cotton tail / Jack the bear / The perfume suite.

SIR DUKE
(CD NEWSOUND / 2000) UK

What am I here for ? / Raincheck / In a mellotone / Ko-ko / Warm valley / I got it bad (And that ain't good) / Perdido / Johnny come lately / Main stem / Bojangles (A portrait of Bill Robinson) / Take the A train / Harlem air shaft / Concerto for Cootie / All too soon / Chelsea bridge / Moon mist / Jack the bear / Don't get around much anymore (Never no lament).

SIX CLASSIC ALBUMS
DUKE ELLINGTON volume 2

(4 CD RCD REAL GONE JAZZ / 813 582 7)

This 4 CD group together 6 albums from the COLUMBIA and VERVE period

ELLINGTON INDIGOS (1958), ELLINGTON JAZZ PARTY (1959), SIDE BY SIDE (1958/59), BACK TO BACK (1959), BLUES IN ORBIT (1956) and BATTLE ROYAL (1961).

SOLISTES DU DUKE (LES)
(30 cm RCA VICTOR / 430 629 S) France

Soloists : Barney Bigard, Johnny Hodges, Ben Webster, Rex Stewart

Charlie the chulo / Squatty roo / That's the rule, old man / Some saturday / Junior hop / Menelik, the lion of Judah / Good Queen Bess / Cadillac slim / Ready Edddy / Going out back way / Subtle slough / Passion flower / Things ain't what they used to be.

SOPHISTICATED DUKE
(30 cm QUICKSILVER / QS 5002) USA

1942 to 1944

The star spangled banner / Take the A train / Moon mist / Ellington medley / Jack the bear / Do nothin' till you hear from me / Tea for two / Honeysuckle rose / Black, Brown and Beige Parts 1 & 2 / Ring dem bells / Black and tan fantasy.

SOPHISTICATED LADY
16 ELLINGTON CLASSICS

(30 cm EPIC EPC 25742) Netherlands

Take the A train / Sophisticated lady / Perdido / I got it bad and that ain't good / In a mellow tone / Mood indigo / Happy go lucky local / It don't mean a thing / Things ain't what they used to be / Caravan / I let a song go out of my heart / Dancers in love / Something to lve for / Solitude / Black beauty / Black and tan fantasy.

SPECIAL MOON
(CD DOG 'N' ROLL / DNR 612) Italy - Round metal box

The mooche / Ring dem bells / Frustration / Coloratura / Rose of the Rio Grande / Love you madly / Harlem speaks / Caravan / Primpin' from the prom / Jam with Sam / One o'clock jump / Take the A train / Crosstown / Perdido.

STOMP, LOOK & LISTEN
IN THE FORTIES

(CD ASV LTD. / CD AJA 5310) UK

1940 to 1948

Jack the bear / Ko-ko / Concerto for Cootie / Dusk / Harlem airshaft (Rumpus in Richmond) / Chelsea bridge / Perdido / What am I here for ? / Someone / Main stem / I ain't got nothin' but the blues / Times a wastin' (Things ain't what they used to be) / A gathering in a clearing / Esquire swank / Happy-go-lucky local / Hy'a Sue / Stomp, look and listen / Air conditioned jungle / On a turquoise cloud / The clothed woman / New York city blues / Dancers in love / Suddenly it jumped.

SUPREME JAZZ
(CD HYBRID / 223261) Germany

1950 to 1955

The tattoed bride / Sophisticated lady / Solitude / Warm valley / Prelude to a kiss / Satin doll / Caravan / Flamingo / In a sentimental mood / Black and tan fantasy / Passion flower / Bakiff.

TROMPETTISTES DES ANNEES 20 (LES)
(JAZZ MAGAZINE n° 584, 2007 - Additional CD) France

1924 to 1929

Bubber MILEY : Choo choo / The blues with a feeling / Louis METCALF : Down in our alley blues / Yellow dog blues / Arthur WHETSOL : Misty morning / Stevedore stomp / Freddy JENKINS : High life / Lazy Duke / Cootie WILLIAMS : Jazz convulsions / The Duke steps out.

UPTOWN DOWNBEAT
(CD AVID / AVC 546) USA

DISC 1 : East St. Louis toodle-Oo / Washington wobble / Diga diga doo / I can't give you anything but love / Saragota swing / Accordeon Joe / I've got the world on a string / Raisin' the rent / Solitude / In a sentimental mood / Uptwon downbeat / In a jam / Braggin' in brass.

DISC 2 : Dinah's in jam / Battle of swing / Riding on a blue note / Smorgasbord & schnapps / Harlem air shaft / Sepia panorama / Ko-ko / Dusk / Conga brava / Blue goose / Never no lament / Cotton tail.

VERY BEST OF DUKE ELLINGTON (THE)
(CD LEGACY / 775 597 2)

Diga diga doo / I can't give you anything but love / Three little words / Love is like a cigarette / New East St. Louis toodle-Oo / Solitude / I'm beginning to see the light / Do nothing till you hear from me / Creole love call / Take the A train / Blue rose / Love (My everything) / Malletoba spanks / Asphalt jungle theme.

VERY BEST OF DUKE ELLINGTON (THE)
(CD RCA VICTOR / 663 729 2)

Take the A train / Warm valley / Cotton tail / Jack the bear / Concerto for Cootie / Black and tan fantasy / East St. Louis toodle-Oo / The mooche / Mood indigo / Rockin' in rhythm / Creole rhapsody Part. 1 / I got it bad (And that ain't good) / Don't you know I care (Or don't you care to know) / Chealsea bridge / Work song / Caravan / Perdido / Isfahan / Blood Count / Come Sunday.

VOLUME 9
(30 cm x 2 / MONKEY RECORDS / MY 40009) France

1924 to 1943

DISC 1 : Rainy nights / Animal crackers / Jubille stomp / The mooche (take 1) / Doin' the voom voom / East St. Louis toodle-Oo / Farewell blues / Sophisticated lady / Rockin' in rythm / The gal from Joe's / Bounce / Clementine.

DISC 2 : Trombone blues / Lil' Farina / Take it easy (take 1) / Medley : Intro to Black and tan fantasy / The Duke steps out / Black beauty / Rent party blues / Dinah Lou / Harlem speaks / Little Posey / Koko / Boy meets horn / Black and tan fantasy.

VOLUME 27
(30 cm x 2 / MONKEY RECORDS / MY 40027) France

1924 to 1951

DISC 1 : Choo choo / Georgia grind / East ST. louis toodle-Oo / Misty mornin' / Saragota swing /The mooche / Let's have a jubille / Caravan / Frolic Sam / Tootin" through the roof / Blue Serge / Perdido.

DISC 2 : Take the A train / Duet / Harlem suite / Threesome (Controversial suite) / Later / Before the time / Trumpet no end.

WARNER JAZZ
LES INCONTOURNABLES

(CD WARNER JAZZ / 34 537 2) France

1962 to 1973



Portrait of Louis Armstrong / Minnie the moocher / Salome / Caravan / Kinda dukish / Do nothin' till you hear from me / Love you madly / Chinoiserie / Rockhochet / Perdido / Chico cuadralino / Mendoza / Satin doll.

WASHINGTON WOBBLE
(CD SAVILLE / CDSVL 206) UK

1927 to 1935

Whashington wobble / Awful sad / Stevedore stomp / March of the hoodlums / Cotton Club stomp / Sweet jazz o'mine / Three little words / That lindy hop / Runnin' wild / Ring dem bells / Blue again / 12th street rag / The river and me / Keep a song in your soul / Sophisticated lady / I've got the world on a string / Drop me off at Harlem / Live and love tonight / In a sentimental mood / Truckin'.

CD + Fascicule

GENIES DU JAZZ Volume II, n° 3 (LES)
Au temps du Cotton Club

(CD + fascicule EDITIONS ATLAS / JA-CD 2003) France

Octobre 26, 1927 to June 16, 1931



Jubilee stomp / Creole love call / East Saint-Louis toodle-Oo / Black and tan fantasy / Hot and bothered / Take it easy / Cotton club stomp / Tiger rag / Old man blues / Saratoga swing / Wall street wail / Echoes of the jungle / Doin' the voom voom /Rockin' in rhythm / Ring dem bells.

GENIES DU JAZZ Volume II, n° 4 (LES)
Black beauty

(CD + fascicule EDITIONS ATLAS / JA-CD 2004) France

March 22, 1927 to November 22, 1939



Black beauty / The blues I love to sing / Washington wobble / Misty mornin' / The dicty glide / Hop head / Sophisticated lady / Harlem speaks / Merry-go-round / I let a song go out of my heart / Country gal / Plucked again / Blues / Weely / Chasin' chippies / Rent party blues.

GOLD'N JAZZ
(CD + fascicule TIME LIFE MUSIQUE / TL 934 02 01) France

1950 to 1973

Take the A train / Intimacy of the blues / Pitter panther patter / Oclupaca / Bula / Caravan / Cotton tail / The shepherd (first concept) / Edward the first / Tonk / Boola boola / Chelsea bridge / Happy-go-lucky local / All too soon.

JAZZ AND BLUES - 9
(CD + fascicule EDITIONS ATLAS - CHARLY / WIS CD 609) France

March, 1940 to June, 1942



Take the A train / Johnny come lately / Perdido / Jumpin' pumpkins / I got it bad (And that ain't good) / Main stem / Warm valley / In a mellow tone / Chelsea bridge / Raincheck / Harlem air shaft / Cotton Club / Never no lament / What am I here for ? / Concerto for Cootie / Bojangles (A portrait of Bill Robinson) / Ko-ko / Moon mist.

JAZZ PLUS
(CD + fascicule EDITOP 2000 / JP 001) France

Live performances



Take the A train / Such sweet thunder / Sophisticated lady / Perdido / Passion flower / Things ain't what they used to be / On the sunny side of the street / In a mellotone / Main stem / Just a-sittin' and a-rockin' / Stompy Jones / The mooche / Honeysuckle rose / Mood indigo / One o'clock jump / The wailin' interval.

SPECIALE AMADEUS JAZZ 4
(CD + fascicule AMADEUS - ASJ 99001) Italy

November 22, 1939 to November 25, 1946



Concerto for Cootie / Sepia panorama / Across the track blues / Ko-ko / Mood to be wooed / Tonk / Black, Brown and Beige (suite) / Pitter panther patter / Body and soul / Sophisticated lady / Mr. J.B. blues / Blues / Plucked again / Perfume suite / Happy go lucky local / Blue skies.