10 Feb 2018

Duke Ellington Songbook (1)

From Inside Out, 6:10 pm on 10 February 2018
Duke Ellington

Duke Ellington Photo: supplied

 

Rockin' in Rhythm, Cotton Tail, Perdido, I'm Beginning to See the Light... Duke Ellington was responsible for some of the most memorable tunes in jazz. Nick's playlist includes all the favourites, by artists including Lionel Hampton, Buddy Rich, Sarah Vaughan, and Ella Fitzgerald!

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MUSIC DETAILS:

 

 

Artist:

Song:

Composer:

Album:

Label:

DUR:

1

Lionel Hampton

Rockin' in Rhythm

Carney/Ellington/Mills

n/a

Decca

05:50

2

Buddy Rich

Caravan

Ellingon/Tizol

Blues Caravan

Verve

09:51

3

Dexter Gordon

Take the A Train

Strayhorn

Take the A Train

Black Lion

0:10:34

4

Joe Williams

I Ain't Got Nothing but the Blues

Ellington/George

Ballad and Blues Master

Vine Street Records

0:04:36

5

Kenny Burrell

I'm Beginning to See the Light

Ellington/George/

Hodges/James

Ellington Is Forever, Vol. 2

Fantasy Records

04:17

6

Sarah Vaughan

Perdido

Drake/Lengsfelder/

Tizol

Count Basie/Sarah Vaughan

Roulette Records

0:02:36

7

Wes Montgomery

Cotton Tail

Elllington

The Artistry of Wes Montgomery

Riverside

0:03:41

8

Houston Person

Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me

Russell

The Art and Soul of Houston Person

Highnote

05:50

9

Ron Carter / Christian McBride

Solitude (Reprise)

DeLange / Ellington /

Mills

Kansas City (A Robert Altman Film, Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Verve

0:04:09

10

Ella Fitzgerald / Duke Ellington Orchestra

Satin Doll

Strayhorn/Mercer

Stockholm Concert

Pablo

0:02:49

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