Rare and Early Duke Ellington Sessions 1924-1928

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/15/2013
  • Label: Frog Uk
  • UPC: 641654767828
  • Catalog Number: 78
  • Sales rank: 141,019


Disc 1
  1. 1 Choo Choo (3:14)
  2. 2 Rainy Nights (3:23)
  3. 3 I'm Gonna Hang Around My Sugar (3:01)
  4. 4 Trombone Blues (2:58)
  5. 5 Georgia Grind - Duke Ellington's Washingtonians (2:45)
  6. 6 Parlor Social Stomp - Duke Ellington's Washingtonians (3:11)
  7. 7 (You've Got Those) "Wanna Go Back Again" Blues - Duke Ellington & His Orchestra (3:02)
  8. 8 If You Can't Hold the Man You Love - Duke Ellington & His Orchestra (3:02)
  9. 9 (I'm Just Wild About) Animal Crackers - Duke Ellington & His Washingtonians (3:01)
  10. 10 Li'l Farina - Duke Ellington & His Washingtonians (2:55)
  11. 11 East St. Louis Toodle-O - Duke Ellington & His Kentucky Club Orchestra (2:55)
  12. 12 Birmingham Breakdown - Duke Ellington & His Kentucky Club Orchestra (2:50)
  13. 13 Immigration Blues - Duke Ellington & His Kentucky Club Orchestra (3:01)
  14. 14 The Creeper - Duke Ellington & His Kentucky Club Orchestra (2:50)
  15. 15 The Creeper - Duke Ellington & His Kentucky Club Orchestra (2:50)
  16. 16 New Orleans Low-Down - Duke Ellington & His Kentucky Club Orchestra (3:00)
  17. 17 Song of the Cotton Field - Duke Ellington & His Kentucky Club Orchestra (3:00)
  18. 18 What Can a Poor Fellow Do? - Duke Ellington & His Orchestra (3:16)
  19. 19 Black and Tan Fantasy - Duke Ellington & His Orchestra (3:30)
  20. 20 Black and Tan Fantasy - Duke Ellington & His Orchestra (3:22)
  21. 21 Chicago Stomp Gown - The Chicago Footwarmers (2:52)
  22. 22 Red Hot Band - Duke Ellington & His Cotton Club Orchestra (2:57)
  23. 23 Doin' the Frog - Duke Ellington & His Cotton Club Orchestra (3:13)
  24. 24 Sweet Mamma (Papa's Getting Mad) (2:57)
  25. 25 Stack O' Lee Blues (2:54)
  26. 26 Bugle Call Rag (2:41)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
The Washingtonians Primary Artist
Clifton Davis Trumpet
Louis Metcalf Trumpet
Don Redman Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Bubber Miley Trumpet, Cornet
Wellman Braud String Bass, Standup Bass
Sonny Greer Drums
Barney Bigard Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone
Harry Carney Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone
Duke Ellington Piano
Henry Edwards Bowed Bass
Fred Guy Banjo
Charlie Irvis Trombone
Joe "Tricky Sam" Nanton Trombone
Prince Robinson Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone
Rudy Johnson Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone
Otto Hardwick Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Bass Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone
Mack Shaw Bowed Bass
Charlie Johnson Trumpet
Harry Cooper Trumpet
George Thomas Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone
Cladys "Jabbo" Smith Trumpet
George Francis Banjo
Rudy Nelson Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone
Leroy Rutledge Trumpet
Technical Credits
Jimmy McHugh Composer
Duke Ellington Arranger, Composer, Director
Sammy Fain Composer
Grainger Composer
Roy Turk Composer
Spencer Williams Composer
Billy Rose Composer
Chris Powell Cover Painting
Frank Van Nus Pitch Adjustment
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