Duke Ellington - Black Butterfly
Artist: Duke Ellington

Category: Jazz

Name: Black Butterfly

Size: 882 mb

Quality: flac, MP3

Duke Ellington - Black Butterfly

Label: Black Lion Records ‎– BLM 52041
Type: Vinyl, LP, Compilation
Country: UK
Date of released: 1983
Category: Jazz
Style: Big Band

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Happy Re-Union
Written-By – Ellington*
A2 Chinoiserie
Arranged By – Strayhorn*, Ellington*Written-By – Tchaikovsky*
A3 Hank Cinq
Written-By – Strayhorn*, Ellington*
A4 Star Crossed Lovers
Written-By – Strayhorn*, Ellington*
A5 Such Sweet Thunder
Written-By – Strayhorn*, Ellington*
B1 Perdido
Written-By – Tizol*
B2 Black Butterfly
Written-By – Ellington*, Mills*
B3 Medley 9:57
B3a In A Sentimental Mood
Written-By – Ellington*, Mills*, Kurtz*
B3b I'm Beginning To See The Light
Written-By – Ellington*, James*, Hodges*
B3c I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good
Written-By – Ellington*, Webster*
B3d Just Squeeze Me
Written-By – Ellington*, Gaines*
B3e It Don't Mean A Thing
Written-By – Ellington*, Mills*
B3f In My Solitude
Written-By – Ellington*, Delange*

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Phonoco
  • Copyright (c) – Phonoco


  • Alto Saxophone – Johnny Hodges (tracks: B2)
  • Alto Saxophone, Clarinet – Russell Procope
  • Alto Saxophone, Flute – Harold Minerve (tracks: A2)
  • Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute – Norris Turney (tracks: A2, B2)
  • Baritone Saxophone, Clarinet, Bass Saxophone – Harry Carney (tracks: A3 to B3)
  • Bass – Ernie Shepard (tracks: A4), Jimmy Woode (tracks: A3, A5, B1, B3), Joe Benjamin (tracks: A1, A2), Victor Gaskin (tracks: B2)
  • Bass Trombone – Chuck Connors (tracks: A2, A4, B2)
  • Compiled By [Programme Selected By] – Mercer Ellington, Stanley Dance
  • Drums – Jimmy Johnson (tracks: A5), Rufus Jones (tracks: A1, A2, B2), Sam Woodyard (tracks: A3, A4, B1, B3)
  • Layout [Sleeve] – Malcolm Walker
  • Liner Notes – Stanley Dance
  • Painting [Sleeve] – LeRoy Neiman
  • Piano – Duke Ellington
  • Supervised By [Engineer Supervisor] – Bernard Fox
  • Supervised By [Production Supervisor] – Jack Quinn
  • Tenor Saxophone – Harold Ashby (tracks: B2), Paul Gonsalves (tracks: A1, A3 to B3)
  • Tenor Saxophone, Clarinet – Jimmy Hamilton (tracks: A3 to B1, B3), Johnny Hodges (tracks: A3 to B1, B3)
  • Trombone – Booty Wood, Britt Woodman (tracks: A3, A5, B1, B3), Buster Cooper (tracks: A4), Lawrence Brown (tracks: A4, B2), Malcolm Taylor (tracks: A2), Quentin Jackson (tracks: A3 to B1, B3)
  • Trumpet – Cat Anderson (tracks: A4, B2, B3), Clark Terry (tracks: B3), Cootie Williams (tracks: A2, A4, B2), Eddie Preston (tracks: A2), Fats Ford (tracks: A5), Harold Baker (tracks: B3), Johnny Coles (tracks: A2), Mercer Ellington (tracks: A2, B2), Money Johnson (tracks: A2), Ray Nance (tracks: A3, A4, B1, B3), Rolf Ericson (tracks: B2), Roy Burrowes (tracks: A4)
  • Valve Trombone – John Sanders (tracks: A3, B1, B3)
  • Vocals – Ozzie Bailey (tracks: B3), Ray Nance (tracks: A3, A5, B1, B3)


A1 Schweden, probably November 9, 1971
A2 Schweden, probably November 9, 1971
A3 Schweden, circa November 6, 1958
A4 Stockholm, circa February 6, 1963
A5 Stockholm, September 26, 1959

B1 Schweden, circa November 6, 1958
B2 Stockholm, November 4, 1969
B3 Goteborg, November 6, 1958

℗ & © 1983 Phonoco