The Best of Duke Ellington [Pablo]

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Ron Wynn
Misleading title but a very good anthology covering 40s-70s tracks.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Ron Wynn
Misleading title but a very good anthology covering 40s-70s tracks.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/1/1991
  • Label: Pablo
  • UPC: 025218040129
  • Catalog Number: 2405401

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Duke Ellington Primary Artist, Piano
Cat Anderson Trumpet
Mercer Ellington Trumpet
Paul Gonsalves Reeds, Tenor Saxophone
Johnny Hodges Reeds, Saxophone
Ray Nance Trumpet
Jimmy Owens Trumpet
Julian Priester Trombone
Cootie Williams Trumpet
Harold Ashby Reeds
Shorty Baker Trumpet
Lawrence Brown Trombone
Willie Cook Trumpet
Rufus "Speedy" Jones Drums
Booty Wood Trombone
Jimmy Woode Bass
Wild Bill Davis Organ
Russell Procope Reeds, Alto Saxophone
Chuck Connors Trombone
Quentin Jackson Trombone
Norris Turney Reeds
Britt Woodman Trombone
Joe Benjamin Bass
Harry Carney Reeds, Saxophone
Clark Terry Trumpet
Buster Cooper Trombone
Victor Gaskin Bass
Jimmy Hamilton Clarinet, Reeds
Money Johnson Trumpet
Paul Kondziela Bass
Eddie Preston Trumpet
Alan Rubin Trumpet
John Sanders Trombone
Malcolm Taylor Trombone
Jimmy Johnson Jr. Drums
Fred Stone Trumpet
Buddy Pearson Reeds
Marie Ellington Trumpet
Edward Kennedy Ellington Indexed Contributor
Technical Credits
Mercer Ellington Contributor
Jimmy Owens Contributor
Norman Granz Producer
Phil Carroll Art Direction
Joe Tarantion Remixing
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