Ellington was an outstanding composer. He wrote thousands of works, composing popular songs, art songs, a wide variety of instrumentals, suites, symphonic works, movie and TV scores, and music for ballet – all of a very high quality.
Live at the Blue Note is a live album by American pianist, composer and bandleader Duke Ellington recorded at The Blue Note nightclub in Chicago for the Roulette label in 1959. The album was originally released as a single LP and rereleased as a double CD in 1994 with fourteen bonus tracks on the Blue Note label.
Duke Ellington, Duke Ellington and His Orchestra. 1999 Original Album plus Bonus Tracks 1957 - The Suites Vo. Hot Summer Dance, Previously Unreleased.
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This CD reissue from 1997 features Duke Ellington and His Orchestra running through 11 of the leader's hits and a lesser-known blues tune, "The Twitch. All are featured on The Popular Duke Ellington. Since the material is all very familiar, and mostly quite concise (nothing over six minutes long, and a version of "Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me" that is under two minutes), few surprises occur. But Ellington fans will enjoy this well-played effort.
Duke Ellington is one of the best jazz artists of all time. This Duke Ellington discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Duke Ellington albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Duke Ellington singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums.
|A2||What Can A Poor Fellow Do?|
|A5||Bugle Call Rag|
|A6||Rocky Mountain Blues|
|A7||Diga Diga Doo|
|B1||Old Man Blues|
|B3||Goin' To Town|
|B5||Big House Blues|
|B6||I Can't Realise You Love Me|
|B7||Rockin' In Rhythm|
- Sleeve Notes – George Ellis
NotesCompilation of tracks recorded in New York City between 1927-1930
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- Matrix / Runout (Runout side A): S 1231 A XEX 385-1 N
- Matrix / Runout (Runout side B): S 1231 B XEX 386-1 N