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Duke Ellington - Duke Ellington 1899-1974 album download
Performer: Duke Ellington
Title: Duke Ellington 1899-1974
Country: US
Style: Swing
Rating: 4.2/5
FLAC size: 1879 mb | MP3 size: 1645 mb | WMA size: 1831 mb
Genre: Jazz

Sort by. Relevance New arrivals Artist (a - z) Artist (z - a) Title (a - z) Title (z - a) Format Price (lowest first) Price (highest first). page 1, 1. Artist-Title. duke ellington duke ellington 1899-1974 - sealed. Epitaph - USA (cat no: E-4011-2) - 1974. Price : 3. 4 €. Format : 12 inch 33 rpm. Cover condition : VG++ (Very Good ++) Media condition : EX (Excellent).

Duke Ellington Biography. Songwriter, Pianist, Conductor (1899–1974). An originator of big-band jazz, Duke Ellington was an American composer, pianist and bandleader who composed thousands of scores over his 50-year career. Who Was Duke Ellington? Duke Ellington was born April 29, 1899, in Washington, . A major figure in the history of jazz music, his career spanned more than half a century, during which time he composed thousands of songs for the stage, screen and contemporary songbook

Portraits of Duke Ellington is an album by jazz guitarist Joe Pass that was released in 1975. It peaked at number 37 on the Jazz Albums chart. It is a tribute to jazz musician Duke Ellington and was recorded shortly after his death.

This is the discography of Duke Ellington. Most of these recordings are listed by the year they were recorded rather than year released. Reissues are listed for most of the recordings released before the 1950s, as the original 78s are rare.

Duke Ellington (1899–1974). Born: 29th April 1899 in Washington DC, USA. Duke Ellington’s grave in New York. He led an orchestra from 1923 until 1974. This orchestra is still going today and is called the Duke Ellington Orchestra. In the later 1950s and 1960s he made recording with many other great jazz artists, such as Ella Fitzgerald, John Coltrane, Count Basie and Louis Armstrong. He was very charming and polite.

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

Chapter 7: Duke Ellington (1899-1974)  Duke Ellington was the most creative and prolific composer-arranger in jazz history, and he led the most stable and longest-lived big band. Between 1920 and 1974, he wrote more than 2,000 original compositions, including Mood Indigo, I’m Beginning to See the Light, Cottontail, Don’t Get Around Much Anymore, Take the A Train, and many others. Part of the success of his compositions lies in his arranging style.


A1 Bounce
A2 Until Tonight
A3 West Indian Stomp
A4 I Hear Rhapsody
A5 Madame Will Drop Her Shawl
A6 Love And I
A7 Frenesi
A8 Take The A Train
B1 Frankie And Johnny
B2 After All
B3 Clementine
B4 John Hardy's Wife P.D.
B5 The Girl Of My Dreams
B6 Jumpin' Punkins
B7 Flamingo
B8 Love Like This Can't Last
C1 The Moochie
C2 Ring Dem Bells
C3 Frustration
C4 Coloratura
C5 Rose Of The Rio Grande
C6 Love You Madly
D1 Take The A Train
D2 Duet
D3 Harlem Suite


A Two Record Set
Record 1 Side A E-4011-2 (74-1069)
Record 1 Side B E-4011-2 (74-1070)
Record 2 Side A E-4011-2 (74-1071)
Record 2 Side B E-4011-2 (74-1072)
MFD. by V.J. INT'L. Records P.O. Box 69216, Los Angeles, CA. 90069

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
G 32564 Duke Ellington The World Of Duke Ellington ‎(2xLP, Comp) Columbia G 32564 US 1974
S2BP220157 Duke Ellington The World Of Duke Ellington ‎(2xLP, Comp) CBS S2BP220157 Australia 1974
CGT 32564 Duke Ellington The World Of Duke Ellington ‎(Cass, Comp, RE) Columbia CGT 32564 US Unknown
G 32564 Duke Ellington The World Of Duke Ellington ‎(2xLP, Comp) Columbia G 32564 US 1974
CG 32564 Duke Ellington The World Of Duke Ellington ‎(2xLP, Comp, RE) Columbia CG 32564 US Unknown