Duke Ellington 1928-1962: The Essential Works Hand-Numbered Limited Edition 2LP
Duke Ellington 1928-1962: The Essential Works Hand-Numbered Limited Edition 2LP
Genre: Jazz
Size: 12"
Format: 33RPM,

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Duke Ellington 1928-1962: The Essential Works Hand-Numbered Limited Edition 2LP

Duke Ellington

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SKU:
MOJLP103
UPC:
3760300310502

All The Duke You Could Ever Need On Double LP!
Hand-Numbered, Limited Edition - 500 Copies!

Born in the 19th century, Duke Ellington moved through the 20th either initiating or accompanying every modern phase that traversed the world of jazz. He began appearing at the Cotton Club in 1927, and went on to become no doubt one of that century's major jazz figures, recognized by both his peers and an audience that was immense. From the New Orleans style to the big bands of the swing era, from Swing itself to Bebop, and from the "Cool" to the modern jazz of Coltrane and Mingus, he composed and played with peerless musicians and made the transformation of jazz immortal, all in the course of a career lasting fifty years. His own orchestra made each phase tangible, and he composed a huge number of pieces for them.

To those talents he added another: that of revealing, bringing to full bloom and giving new visibility to many, many musicians: Bubber Miley, Johnny Hodges, Cootie Williams, Rex Stewart, Ray Nance, Joe Nanton, Cat Anderson, Billy Strayhorn... The list goes on. The four sides of this album - covering the period 1928-1962 - illustrate not only the path of the composer and the career of the conductor, pianist and bandleader; they also show the evolution of jazz throughout fifty years.

Features

  • Hand-Numbered, Limited To 500
  • Double LP
  • Complete discography and the recording sessions

Selections

Side A - From Jungle To Big Band:

  1. The Mooche
  2. Jungle Jamboree
  3. I'm Checking Out Go'om Bye
  4. The C Jam Blues
  5. Caravan
  6. Tenderly

Side B - Duke At The Piano:

  1. Kinda Dukish
  2. Montevideo
  3. Solitude
  4. Cong-Go
  5. Blues For Jerry
  6. In A Sentimental Mood

Side C - Duke's Orchestra:

  1. Duet
  2. Duke's Place
  3. Fat Mouth
  4. Night Stick
  5. Caravan

Side D - New Directions:

  1. Such Sweet Thunder
  2. Half The Fun
  3. Flirtibird
  4. Upper And Outest
  5. Money Jungle
  6. Fleurette Africaine
Description

All The Duke You Could Ever Need On Double LP!
Hand-Numbered, Limited Edition - 500 Copies!

Born in the 19th century, Duke Ellington moved through the 20th either initiating or accompanying every modern phase that traversed the world of jazz. He began appearing at the Cotton Club in 1927, and went on to become no doubt one of that century's major jazz figures, recognized by both his peers and an audience that was immense. From the New Orleans style to the big bands of the swing era, from Swing itself to Bebop, and from the "Cool" to the modern jazz of Coltrane and Mingus, he composed and played with peerless musicians and made the transformation of jazz immortal, all in the course of a career lasting fifty years. His own orchestra made each phase tangible, and he composed a huge number of pieces for them.

To those talents he added another: that of revealing, bringing to full bloom and giving new visibility to many, many musicians: Bubber Miley, Johnny Hodges, Cootie Williams, Rex Stewart, Ray Nance, Joe Nanton, Cat Anderson, Billy Strayhorn... The list goes on. The four sides of this album - covering the period 1928-1962 - illustrate not only the path of the composer and the career of the conductor, pianist and bandleader; they also show the evolution of jazz throughout fifty years.

Features

  • Hand-Numbered, Limited To 500
  • Double LP
  • Complete discography and the recording sessions

Selections

Side A - From Jungle To Big Band:

  1. The Mooche
  2. Jungle Jamboree
  3. I'm Checking Out Go'om Bye
  4. The C Jam Blues
  5. Caravan
  6. Tenderly

Side B - Duke At The Piano:

  1. Kinda Dukish
  2. Montevideo
  3. Solitude
  4. Cong-Go
  5. Blues For Jerry
  6. In A Sentimental Mood

Side C - Duke's Orchestra:

  1. Duet
  2. Duke's Place
  3. Fat Mouth
  4. Night Stick
  5. Caravan

Side D - New Directions:

  1. Such Sweet Thunder
  2. Half The Fun
  3. Flirtibird
  4. Upper And Outest
  5. Money Jungle
  6. Fleurette Africaine
ISBN
ASSOC
R
Genre
Jazz
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Artist
Duke Ellington
Title
1928-1962: The Essential Works
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
Record Speed
33RPM
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
12-18-2019
Release Date
02-28-2020
Scratch & Dent
0
Availability
Backordered
Format
Vinyl
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