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The Resource Duke Ellington

Duke Ellington

Label
Duke Ellington
Title
Duke Ellington
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Conductor
Instrumentalist
Lyricist
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • biography of composer or author
  • historical information
Cataloging source
IHS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1899-1974
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ellington, Duke
Date of event
1938 March 14-1971 November6 in
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
RD048-10
Music parts
not applicable
Other event information
Recorded
PerformerNote
Various performers ; track 3 (Roy Eldridge, trumpet ; Ernie Powell, Lester Boone, Jimmy Powell, alto saxophone ; Eddie Heywood, piano ; Paul Chapman, guitar ; Grachan Moncur, bass ; Herbert Cowens, drums) ; track 4 (Miles Davis, Hobart Dotson, Leonard Hawkins, King Kolas, trumpet ; Walter Knox, Chips Outcalt, Gerald Valentine, trombone ; Sonny Stitt, John Cobbs, alto saxophone ; Gene Ammons, Arthur Sammons, tenor saxophone ; Cecil Payne, baritone saxophone ; Linton Garner, piano ; Connie Wainwright, guitar ; Tommy Potter, bass ; Art Blakey, drums ; strings) ; track 5 (Red Norvo, conductor ; Jimmy Blake, Zeke Zarchey, Barney Zudecoff, trumpet ; Wes Hein, trombone ; Hank d'Amico, clarinet ; Len Goldstein, alto saxophone ; Jerry Jerome, Charles Lamphere, tenor saxophone ; Bill Miller, piano ; Alan Hanlon, guitar ; Pete Peterson, bass ; George Wettling, drums) ; track 6 (Billy Strayhorn, piano ; Wendell Marshall, bass) ; track 8 (George Shearing, piano ; Warren Chasen, vibraphone ; Toots Thielmans, guitar ; James Bond, bass ; Roy Haynes, drums) ; Jimmy Jones Orchestra variously (Clark Terry, Thad Jones, trumpet ; Urbie Green trombone ; Phil Woods, alto saxophone ; Jerome Richardson, Phil Bodner, Ben Webster, tenor saxophone ; Bernie Leighton, Hank Jones, piano ; Kenny Burrell, Barry Galbraith, guitar ; Milt Hinton, bass ; Sol Gubin, Osie Johnson, drums) ; track 12 (George Shearing, piano ; probably Warren Chasen, vibraphone ; Israel Crosby, bass ; Vernell Fournier, drums ; strings) ; The Duke's Boys (Taft Jordan, trumpet ; Tyree Glenn, trombone ; Ben Webster, tenor saxophone ; David Rivera, piano ; Wendell Marshall, bass ; Joe Marshall, Jr., drums) ; track 18 (Billy Kyle, piano ; Jimmy Shirley, guitar ; Junior Raglin, bass ; Sylvester Payne, drums) ; track 21 (Hank Jones, piano ; Everett Barksdale, guitar ; Sandy Block, bass ; Jimmy Crawford, drums ; chorus) ; track 22 (Jimmy Rowles, piano ; Joe Pass, guitar ; Chuck Domenico, bass ; Chuck Flores, drums)
Place of event
New York or Los Angeles
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-1998
  • 1915-1959
  • 1926-
  • 1920-2002
  • 1917-1994
  • 1918-1999
  • 1919-1965
  • 1925-1999
  • 1899-1974
  • 1899-1974
  • 1899-1974
  • 1899-1974
  • 1899-1974
  • 1899-1974
  • 1899-1974
  • 1899-1974
  • 1899-1974
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sinatra, Frank
  • Clooney, Rosemary
  • Holiday, Billie
  • Eckstine, Billy
  • Bailey, Mildred
  • McRae, Carmen
  • Bennett, Tony
  • Lee, Peggy
  • Shore, Dinah
  • Stafford, Jo
  • Williams, Joe
  • Cole, Nat King
  • Kallen, Kitty
  • Horne, Lena
  • Baird, Eugenie
  • Fitzgerald, Ella
  • Tormé, Mel
  • Ellington, Duke
  • Ellington, Duke
  • Ellington, Duke
  • Ellington, Duke
  • Ellington, Duke
  • Ellington, Duke
  • Ellington, Duke
  • Ellington, Duke
  • Ellington, Duke
  • Strayhorn, Billy
  • Nelson Riddle Orchestra
  • Duke Ellington Orchestra
  • Red Norvo Orchestra
  • Harry James Orchestra
  • Horace Henderson Orchestra
  • Pete Rugolo Orchestra
Series statement
American songbook series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Popular music
  • Popular music
  • Popular music
  • Popular music
  • Popular music
  • Jazz
  • Jazz
  • Jazz
  • Jazz
  • Jazz
  • Jazz vocals
  • Big band music
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Duke Ellington
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Smithsonian Collection of Recordings: RD 048-10 (on insert: Sony Music Special Products: A 23172) (additional on disc label: A 23935)
  • Title from disc label
  • Popular big band jazz music and songs
  • This compilation contains previously released materials
  • All compositions by Ellington except as noted below
  • Compact disc
  • Program and biographical notes by Martin Williams and lyricists (12 p.) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
  • stereophonic
  • monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mood indigo / Ellington, Bigard (Frank Sinatra ; Nelson Riddle and his orchestra) (3:31) -- Sophisticated lady (Rosemary Clooney ; Duke Ellington and his orchestra) (2:57) -- Solitude (Billie Holiday) (3:12) -- In a sentimental mood (Billy Eckstine) (2:33) -- I let a song go out of my heart (Mildred Bailey) (2:53) -- Something to live for / Billy Strayhorn (Carmen McRae) (3:11) -- Don't get around much anymore (Tony Bennett ; Marion Evans and his orchestra) (2:00) -- All too soon (Peggy Lee) (2:37) -- Do nothing til you hear from me (Dinah Shore ; Red Norvo and his orchestra) (3:30) -- Just squeeze me (Jo Stafford ; Johnny Mandel and his orchestra) (2:54) -- Just-a-sittin' and a-rockin' / Ellington, Strayhorn (Joe Williams ; Jimmy Jones Orchestra) (2:35) -- I got it bad (Nat "King" Cole) (3:43) -- Rocks in my bed (Joe Williams ; Jimmy Jones Orchestra) (3:37) -- I'm beginning to see the light / James, Ellington, Johnny Hodges, Don George (Kitty Kallen ; Harry James and his orchestra) (3:14) -- I didn't know about you (Lena Horne ; Horace Henderson's Orchestra) (3:03) -- Everything but you / Ellington, James (Eugenie Baird ; The Duke's Boys) (2:07) -- I ain't got nothin' but the blues (Lena Horne) (2:54) -- I'm just a lucky so and so (Ella Fitzgerald) (2:51) -- Lush life / Strayhorn (Nat "King" Cole ; Pete Rugolo's Orchestra) (3:44) -- I like the sunrise (Mel Tormé ; Johnny Mandel Orchestra) (3:13) -- Love you madly (Ella Fitzgerald) (2:58) -- Satin doll / Ellington, Strayhorn (Carmen McRae) (4:33)
Control code
28299732
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
94756919
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
033251148023
Other physical details
digital, mono, stereo
Publisher number
  • RD 048-10
  • A 23935
  • A 23172
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)28299732
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Duke Ellington
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Smithsonian Collection of Recordings: RD 048-10 (on insert: Sony Music Special Products: A 23172) (additional on disc label: A 23935)
  • Title from disc label
  • Popular big band jazz music and songs
  • This compilation contains previously released materials
  • All compositions by Ellington except as noted below
  • Compact disc
  • Program and biographical notes by Martin Williams and lyricists (12 p.) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
  • stereophonic
  • monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mood indigo / Ellington, Bigard (Frank Sinatra ; Nelson Riddle and his orchestra) (3:31) -- Sophisticated lady (Rosemary Clooney ; Duke Ellington and his orchestra) (2:57) -- Solitude (Billie Holiday) (3:12) -- In a sentimental mood (Billy Eckstine) (2:33) -- I let a song go out of my heart (Mildred Bailey) (2:53) -- Something to live for / Billy Strayhorn (Carmen McRae) (3:11) -- Don't get around much anymore (Tony Bennett ; Marion Evans and his orchestra) (2:00) -- All too soon (Peggy Lee) (2:37) -- Do nothing til you hear from me (Dinah Shore ; Red Norvo and his orchestra) (3:30) -- Just squeeze me (Jo Stafford ; Johnny Mandel and his orchestra) (2:54) -- Just-a-sittin' and a-rockin' / Ellington, Strayhorn (Joe Williams ; Jimmy Jones Orchestra) (2:35) -- I got it bad (Nat "King" Cole) (3:43) -- Rocks in my bed (Joe Williams ; Jimmy Jones Orchestra) (3:37) -- I'm beginning to see the light / James, Ellington, Johnny Hodges, Don George (Kitty Kallen ; Harry James and his orchestra) (3:14) -- I didn't know about you (Lena Horne ; Horace Henderson's Orchestra) (3:03) -- Everything but you / Ellington, James (Eugenie Baird ; The Duke's Boys) (2:07) -- I ain't got nothin' but the blues (Lena Horne) (2:54) -- I'm just a lucky so and so (Ella Fitzgerald) (2:51) -- Lush life / Strayhorn (Nat "King" Cole ; Pete Rugolo's Orchestra) (3:44) -- I like the sunrise (Mel Tormé ; Johnny Mandel Orchestra) (3:13) -- Love you madly (Ella Fitzgerald) (2:58) -- Satin doll / Ellington, Strayhorn (Carmen McRae) (4:33)
Control code
28299732
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
94756919
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
033251148023
Other physical details
digital, mono, stereo
Publisher number
  • RD 048-10
  • A 23935
  • A 23172
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)28299732
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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