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Duke Ellington And His Orchestra - Ellington Uptown Mp3

  • Performer: Duke Ellington And His Orchestra
  • Album: Ellington Uptown
  • Label: Columbia, Legacy
  • Catalog #: CK 87066
  • MP3: 1287 mb | FLAC: 2636 mb
  • Released: 2004
  • Country: US
  • Style: Post Bop, Swing, Cool Jazz, Vocal
  • Rating: 4.3/5
  • Votes: 358
  • Category: Jazz
Duke Ellington And His Orchestra - Ellington Uptown Mp3

Tracklist

1Before My Time6:08
2Later4:23
3I Like The Sunrise4:28
4Perdido
Written-By – E. Drake, Lenk, Tizol
8:23
5 The Controversial Suite
6Skin Deep
Featuring – Louis BellsonWritten-By – L. Bellson
6:58
7The Mooche
Written-By – Ellington, I. Mills
6:36
8Take The "A" Train
Vocals – Betty RocheWritten-By – Strayhorn
8:00
9 The Liberian Suite
10The Liberian Suite: Dance No. 23:26
11A Tone Parallel To Harlem (The Harlem Suite)
Written-By – Ellington
13:47
12The Liberian Suite: Dance No. 33:45
13The Liberian Suite: Dance No. 55:08
14The Liberian Suite: Dance No. 43:05
15The Liberian Suite: Dance No. 14:50

Versions

CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
ML 4639Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Ellington Uptown ‎(LP, Album, Mono)Columbia, Columbia MasterworksML 4639US1951
CBS 460830 1Duke Ellington Ellington Uptown ‎(LP, Album, Mono, RE, RM)CBSCBS 460830 1Europe1988
ML 4639Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Ellington Uptown ‎(LP, Album, Mono)Columbia, Columbia MasterworksML 4639US1951
20AP 1437Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Ellington Uptown ‎(LP, Album, Mono, RE)CBS/Sony20AP 1437Japan1979
CL 830Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Hi-Fi Ellington Uptown ‎(LP, Album, Mono)ColumbiaCL 830Canada1956

Credits

  • Co-producerMercer Ellington (tracks: 1)
  • DrumsLouis Bellson
  • PianoBilly Strayhorn, Duke Ellington
  • ProducerDuke Ellington (tracks: 1), George Avakian (tracks: 2 to 13)
  • Recorded ByBert Porter (tracks: 1)
  • SaxophoneHarry Carney, Hilton Jefferson, Jimmy Hamilton, Paul Gansalves, Russell Procope
  • TromboneBritt Woodman, Juan Tizol, Quentin Jackson
  • TrumpetWilliam Anderson, Clark Terry, Ray Nance, Willie Cook

Notes

"Skin Deep" was originally produced by Duke & Mercer Ellington.
All other selections originally produced by George Avakian.

Recording dates:
Track 1 February 29, 1952 at Rainbow Ballroom, Fresno California
Tracks 2 & 5 July 1, 1952 at Columbia 30th Street Studio, New York City
Track 3 June 30, 1952 same
Track 4 December 7, 1951 same
Tracks 6 & 7 December 11, 1951 same
Track 8 May 19, 1947 same
Track 9 to 13 December 24, 1947 Liederkranz Hall, New York City

This album was issued on three occasions with shlightly different content.
The original album (ML4639) contained tracks 1 through 5.
"Hi-Fi Ellington Uptown" (CL830) omitted "A Tone Parallel To Harlem" and put "The Controversial Suite" in its place
The third version (CL848) dropped "Perdido" and added "The Liberian Suite".

Barcodes

  • Barcode (Text): 696998706620
  • Matrix / Runout: DIDP-111208 J3 17 02
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L472
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 6100

Companies

  • Recorded At – Liederkranz Hall, New York
  • Recorded At – Rainbow Ballroom, Fresno
  • Recorded At – Columbia 30th Street Studio

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