Duke Ellington - Sophisticated Lady (Duke's Greatest Hits)
Artist: Duke Ellington

Category: Jazz

Name: Sophisticated Lady (Duke's Greatest Hits)

Size: 1032 mb

Quality: flac, MP3

Duke Ellington - Sophisticated Lady (Duke's Greatest Hits)


Label: Classic Jazz ‎– CDCD 1010
Type: CD, Compilation
Country: Europe
Date of released: 1992
Category: Jazz
Style: Big Band, Swing


Tracklist

1 Sophisticated Lady 3:40
2 Harlem Speaks 3:05
3 In A Sentimental Mood 3:16
4 Merry-Go-Round 2:58
5 Echoes Of Harlem 3:01
6 Caravan 2:42
7 Diminuendo In Blue 2:41
8 Crescendo In Blue 3:07
9 I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart 3:01
10 Prelude To A Kiss 2:55
11 Solitude 2:54
12 Concerto For Cootie (Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me) 3:14
13 Don't Get Around Much Anymore 3:16
14 Cotton Tail 3:08
15 Got It Bad And That Ain't Good 3:15
16 Take The "A" Train 2:53

Credits

  • Alto Saxophone – Otto Hardwick (tracks: 6 to 16)
  • Alto Saxophone, Bass Saxophone – Otto Hardwick (tracks: 1, 2)
  • Banjo, Guitar – Fred Guy (tracks: 1, 2)
  • Bass – Billy Taylor* (tracks: 4, 8 to 10), Hayes Alvis (tracks: 3 to 6, 9), Jimmy Blanton (tracks: 11 to 16), Welman Braud* (tracks: 1, 2)
  • Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Harry Carney
  • Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Johnny Hodges (tracks: 1, 2)
  • Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Barney Bigard
  • Cornet – Rex Stewart (tracks: 3 to 16)
  • Drums – Fred Avendorf (tracks: 3, 4), Sonny Greer (tracks: 1, 2, 5 to 16)
  • Guitar – Fred Guy (tracks: 3 to 16)
  • Piano – Billy Strayhorn (tracks: 15, 16), Duke Ellington (tracks: 1 to 14)
  • Soprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Johnny Hodges (tracks: 3 to 16), Otto Hardwick (tracks: 3, 4)
  • Tenor Saxophone – Ben Webster (tracks: 11 to 16)
  • Trumpet – Arthur Whetsol (tracks: 1, 2, 5), Charlie Allen (tracks: 3, 4), Cootie Williams (tracks: 1 to 14), Freddie Jenkins* (tracks: 1, 2), Harold Baker (tracks: 9, 10), Ray Nance (tracks: 15, 16), Wallace Jones (tracks: 6 to 16)
  • Tuba – Joe Nanton, Lawrence Brown
  • Tuba [Virtuoso Tuba] – Juan Tizol (tracks: 1 to 6, 11 to 16)
  • Vocals – Ivy Anderson* (tracks: 11, 15)
  • Written-By – Strayhorn* (tracks: 16), Russell* (tracks: 13), Ellington* (tracks: 1 to 15), de Lange* (tracks: 11), Nemo* (tracks: 9), Gordon* (tracks: 10), Mills* (tracks: 1 to 3, 6, 9 to 11), Redmond* (tracks: 9), Tizol* (tracks: 6), Kurtz* (tracks: 3), Parish* (tracks: 1), Webster* (tracks: 15)

Notes

1: New York, February 15 1933
2: New York, August 15 1933
3-4: New York, April 30 1935
5: New York, February 27 1936
6: New York, May 14 1937
7-8: New York, September 20 1937
9: New York, March 3 1938
10: New York, August 9 1938
11: New York, February 14 1940
12: New York, March 15 1940
13-14: Hollywood, May 4 1940
15-16: Hollywood, June 26 1941