The Cotton Club

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/3/2003
  • Label: Acrobat
  • UPC: 824046517120
  • Catalog Number: 171
  • Sales rank: 114,869


Disc 1
  1. 1 Cotton Club Stomp - Duke Ellington & His Cotton Club Orchestra (2:57)
  2. 2 Minnie the Moocher's Wedding Day - Cab Calloway & His Orchestra (3:09)
  3. 3 Rhythm Is Our Business - Jimmie Lunceford (3:12)
  4. 4 Stormy Weather - Ethel Waters (3:05)
  5. 5 Doin' the New Low Down - Don Redman & His Orchestra (2:34)
  6. 6 As Long as I Live - Horace Henderson & His Orchestra (2:47)
  7. 7 Shake Your Ashes - Claude Hopkins & His Orchestra (2:46)
  8. 8 It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) - Duke Ellington (3:08)
  9. 9 West End Blues - Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra (3:17)
  10. 10 Until the Real Thing Comes Along - Mary Lou Williams (2:56)
  11. 11 I Want a Tall Skinny Papa - Sister Rosetta Tharpe (2:54)
  12. 12 Creole Love Call - Duke Ellington & His Orchestra (3:11)
  13. 13 Your Heart and Mine - The Nicholas Brothers (2:57)
  14. 14 Kickin' the Gong Around - Cab Calloway & His Orchestra (2:46)
  15. 15 Fine and Mellow - Andy Kirk & His Clouds of Joy (3:01)
  16. 16 Passionette - Teddy Hill & His Orchestra (2:44)
  17. 17 Miss Otis Regrets (She's Unable to Lunch Today) - Jimmie Lunceford & His Orchestra (2:45)
  18. 18 Fifteen Minute Intermission - Cab Calloway & His Orchestra (2:50)
  19. 19 Our Monday Date - Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra (6:26)
  20. 20 Loch Lomond - John Kirby & His Orchestra (2:55)
  21. 21 I Can't Give You Anything But Love - Duke Ellington & His Cotton Club Orchestra (3:19)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Warren Smith Vocals
Henry "Red" Allen Trumpet
Danny Barker Guitar
Cab Calloway Cello, Vocals
Sidney DeParis Trumpet
Dizzy Gillespie Trumpet
Johnny Hodges Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone
Claude Hopkins Piano
Lena Horne Vocals
Illinois Jacquet Tenor Saxophone
John Kirby String Bass
Maxine Sullivan Vocals
Claude Thornhill Piano
Joe Venuti Violin
Ethel Waters Vocals
Cootie Williams Trumpet
Luis Russell Piano
Dave Barbour Guitar
Cozy Cole Drums
Tyree Glenn Trombone, Vibes
Edmond Hall Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone
Horace Henderson Piano
Louis Metcalf Trumpet
Benny Morton Trombone
Sy Oliver Trumpet, Vocals
Frankie Newton Trumpet
Reuben Reeves Trumpet
Babe Russin Tenor Saxophone
The Nicholas Brothers Vocals, Tap Dance
Freddy Gardner Clarinet
Russell Procope Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Mary Lou Williams Piano
Bubber Miley Trumpet
Ivie Anderson Vocals
Freddy Webster Trumpet
Wellman Braud String Bass
Sonny Greer Drums
George Duvivier String Bass
Max Abrams Drums
Moses Allen String Bass
Sam Allen Piano
Ovie Alston Trumpet
Fernando Arbello Trombone
Louis Armstrong Trumpet, Vocals
Harold Baker Trumpet
Mario Bauzá Trumpet
Bill Beason Drums
Artie Bernstein String Bass
Barney Bigard Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone
Larry Binyon Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone
Lee Blair Guitar
Jerry Blake Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Russell Bowles Trombone
Joe Britton Trombone
Harry Carney Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone
Earl Caruthers Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone
Big Sid Catlett Drums
Shirley Clay Trumpet
Rupert Cole Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Booker Collins String Bass
Shad Collins Trumpet
Jimmy Crawford Drums, Vibes
Langston Curl Trumpet
Bill Dillard Trumpet
Ted Donnelly Trombone
Jimmy Dorsey Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Duke Ellington Orchestra Piano
Walter Edelstein Violin
George Elliott Guitar
Pops Foster String Bass
Panama Francis Drums
Richard "Dick" Fullbright String Bass
Joe Garland Tenor Saxophone
Fred Guy Banjo
John Harrington Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone
Arville Harris Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Clyde Hart Piano
Shelton Hemphill Trumpet
J.C. Higginbotham Trombone
Teddy Hill Tenor Saxophone
Milt Hinton String Bass
Clyde Hurley Trumpet
Edward Inge Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Rudy Jackson Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone
Pete Jacobs Drums
Hilton Jefferson Alto Saxophone
Freddy Jenkins Trumpet
Archie Johnson Trumpet
Keg Johnson Trombone
Manzie Johnson Drums, Vibes
Claude Jones Trombone
Stan King Drums
Harry Lawson Trumpet
Sylvester Lewis Trumpet
Bingie Madison Tenor Saxophone
Leroy Maxey Drums
Chauncey Morehouse Drums
Joe "Tricky Sam" Nanton Trombone
Al Norris Guitar
Benny Payne Piano
Neely Plumb Clarinet, Baritone Saxophone
Rudy Powell Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Ernest Purce Baritone Saxophone
Talcott Reeves Banjo, Guitar
Bill "Bojangles" Robinson Vocals, Tap Dance
Les Robinson Alto Saxophone
Bobby Sands Tenor Saxophone
Cecil Scott Baritone Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
George Senior String Bass
Stafford Simon Tenor Saxophone
Floyd Smith Guitar, Electric Guitar
Albert Snaer Trumpet
O'Neill Spencer Drums
Jack Stacey Tenor Saxophone
Tommy Stevenson Trumpet
Edwin Swayzee Trumpet
Pha Terrell Vocals
Sister Rosetta Tharpe Vocals
Ben Thigpen Drums
Walter Thomas Flute, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Eddie Tompkins Trumpet
Clarence Trice Trumpet
Henry Turner Tuba, String Bass
George Washington Trombone
Dicky Wells Trombone
Henry Wells Trombone
De Priest Wheeler Trombone
Arthur Whetsol Trumpet
Morris White Banjo
Edwin Wilcox Piano
Claude "Fiddler" Williams Violin
Dick Wilson Tenor Saxophone
Bob Ysaguirre Tuba, String Bass
Sterling Bose Trumpet
Dick McDonough Guitar
June Richmond Vocals
Wayne E. Songer Alto Saxophone
Laforest Dent Alto Saxophone
Harry Hoffman Violin
Randy Miller Trombone
Fred Robinson Trombone
George Stevenson Trombone
Harry White Trombone
Andrew Brown Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, String Bass
Andy Kirk & His Clouds of Joy Baritone Saxophone
Bernard Flood Trumpet
Lammar Wright Jr. Trumpet
Otto Hardwick Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone
Jake "Vernon" Porter Trumpet
Lou Kosloff Violin
Trevor Bacon Guitar
Ted Robinson Guitar
Earl Thomson Trumpet
Joe Young Guitar
Nelson Bryant Trumpet
Bunny Bergian Trumpet
Chuck Barry Tenor Saxophone
John "BJ John" Smith Guitar
Edward Morant Trombone
John Williams & the Tick Tocks Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone
Joe "Cornbread" Thomas Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone
Lawrence D. Brown Trombone
Billy Bowan Alto Saxophone
Technical Credits
Cab Calloway Director
Earl Hines Composer
Jimmie Lunceford Composer
Lucky Millinder Composer
Horace Henderson Arranger
Irving Mills Composer
Jimmy McHugh Composer
Harold Arlen Composer
The Nicholas Brothers Duet
Billie Holiday Composer
Rube Bloom Composer
Sammy Cahn Composer
Buddy Cannon Composer
Saul Chaplin Composer
Duke Ellington Orchestra Arranger, Composer
Dorothy Fields Composer
Johnny Mercer Composer
Willie "The Lion" Smith Composer
Edwin Wilcox Arranger
Clarence Williams Composer
J. Oliver Composer
Ted Koehler Composer
Sunny Skylar Composer
Traditional Composer
Mann Holiner Composer
A. Hill Composer
L.E. Freeman Composer
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