Anthologies


The indispensable Duke Ellingon (Rca)

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THE INDISPENSABLE DUKE ELLINGTON Volumes 1/2 - Jazz Tribune n° 21
(double CD RCA / 74321226192) France

26 octobre 1927 au 14 novembre 1929


CD 1 : Creole love call / The blues I love to sing / Black and tan fantasy / Washington wobble / Harlem river quiver / East St. Louis toodle-Oo / Blue bubbles / Black beauty / Jubilee stomp / Got everything but you / The mooche / Flaming youth / Saturday night function / High life.

CD 2 : Doin' the voom voom / Harlemania / The dicty glide / Hot feet / Sloopy Joe / Stevedore stomp / Cotton Club stomp / Misty mornin' / Saragota swing / Mississippi dry / The Duke steps out / Haunted nights / Swanee shuffle / Breakfast dance / Jazz lips.

THE INDISPENSABLE DUKE ELLINGTON Volumes 3/4 - Jazz Tribune n° 28
(double CD RCA / 74321226202) France

11 avril 1930 au 9 mai 1934


CD 1 : Double check stomp / Sweet dreams of love / Jungle nights in Harlem / Sweet jazz o'mine / Shout'em, Aut Tillie / Ring dem bells / Old man blues / Nine little miles from Ten Ten Tennessee / When a black man's blue / Mood indigo / Rockin' in rhythm / Creole rhapsody / Limehouse blues / Echoes of the jungle / It's glory / The mystery song.

CD 2 : Dinah / Bugle call rag / Rude interlude / Dallas doings / Dear old Southland / Daybreak express / Delta serenade / Stompy Jones / Solitude / Blue feeling / Ebony rhapsody / Live and love tonight / I met my Waterloo / My old flame / Troubled waters / My old flame.

THE INDISPENSABLE DUKE ELLINGTON Volumes 5/6 - Jazz Tribune n° 33
(double CD RCA / ND 89 750) France

1940


CD 1 : Jack the bear / Ko-ko (2 prises) / Morning glory / Conga brava / Concerto for Cootie / Bojangles / Cotton tail / Never no lament / Dusk / Bojangles / A portrait of Bert Williams / Blue goose / Harlem airshaft / At a dixie roadside diner / All too soon.

CD 2 : Rumpus in Richmond / Sepia panorama / In a mellotone / Five o'clock whistle / Warm valley / Across the tracks blues / Chloe / The sidewalks of New York / Pitter panther patter (2 prises) / Body and soul (2 prises) / Sophisticated lady (2 prises) / Mr J.B. blues (2 prises).

THE INDISPENSABLE DUKE ELLINGTON Volumes 7/8 - Jazz Tribune n° 55
(double CD RCA / ND 89 274) France

15 février 1941 au 28 juillet 1942


CD 1 : Take the A train / Jumpin' punkins / John Hardy's wife / Blue Serge / After all / Are you sticking ? / Just a-settin' and a-rockin' / The giddybug gallop / Chocolate shake / I got it bad and that ain't good / Clementine / Brown-skinned gal in the caligo gown / Jump for joy / Five o'clock drag / Rocks in my bed / Bli-blip.

CD 2 : Raincheck / I don't know what kind of blues I've got / Chelsea bridge / Perdido / The C jam blues / Moon mist / What am I here for / I don't mind / Someone / My little brown book / Main stem / Johnny come lately / Hayfoot, strawfoot / Sentimental lady (I didn't know about you) / A slip of the lip (can sink a ship) / Sherman shuffle.

THE INDISPENSABLE DUKE ELLINGTON Volumes 9/10 - Jazz Tribune n° 60
(double CD RCA / 74321155232) France

THE SMALL GROUPS : Barney Bigard and his Orchestra, Duke Ellinbgton (p), Rex Stewart and his Orchestra, Johnny Hodges and his Orchestra, Duke Ellington and his Rhythm, Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn
14 mai 1941 au 10 janvier 1946


CD 1 : Day dream / Good Queen Bess / That's the blues old man / Junior hop / Without a song / My sunday gal / Mobile bay / Linger awhile / Charlie the chulo / Lament for javanette / A lull at dawn / Ready Eddy / Dear old southland / Solitude.

CD 2 : Some saturday / Subtle slought / Menelik the lion of Judah / Poor Bubber / Squatty roo / Passion flower / Things ain't what they used to be / Goin' out the back way / Brown Suede / Noir bleu / "C" blues / June / Frankie and Johnny / Jumpin' room only / Tonk / Drawing room blues.

THE INDISPENSABLE DUKE ELLINGTON Volumes 11/12 - Jazz Tribune n° 69
(double CD RCA / 74321155242) France

11 décembre 1945 au 3 septembre 1946


CD 1 : I'm beginning to see the light / Black, Brown and Beige : Work song - Come Sunday - The blues - Three dances / Carnegie blues / The mood to be wood / (Otto make that) Riff staccato / Prelude to a kiss / Caravan / Black and tan fantasy / 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).

CD 2 : I let a song go out of my heart / Solitude / Black beauty / Perfume suite : Balcony serenade - Strange feeling - Dancers in love - Coloratura / Time's a-wasting (Things ain't what they used to be) / Rockabye river / Suddenly it jumped / Transblucency / Just squeeze me / A gathering in a clearing / Beale street blues / Memphis blues / St. Louis blues / Swamp fire / Royal garden blues.