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Duke Ellington May 29, 1950

Main Session Personnel
trumpet
trumpet
trumpet
trumpet
cornet
trombone
trombone
trombone
clarinet, alto saxophone
alto saxophone
clarinet, tenor saxophone
tenor saxophone
tenor saxophone
clarinet, bass clarinet, baritone saxophone
piano
bass
drums
drums
# Tracks Playtime Issue Variance from Main Session Personnel
1 Suddenly It Jumped/The Mooche 0:00
2 Ring Them Bells 0:00
3 Paradise 0:00
4 Air Conditioned Jungle 0:00
5 You Oughta 0:00
6 How High the Moon 0:00
7 Creole Love Call 0:00 Kay Davis (vocal)
8 On a Turquoise Cloud 0:00 (vocal), (violin)
9 Frankie and Johnny 0:00 Ray Nance (violin)
10 Metronome All-Out 0:00
11 Take the "A" Train 0:00 Billy Strayhorn (piano)
12 Rockin' In Rhythm 0:00
13 Violet Blue 0:00
14 Don't Get Around Much Anymore 0:00
15 Hello Little Boy 0:00 Chubby Kemp (vocal)
16 Juke Bop Boogie 0:00 Chubby Kemp (vocal)
17 Mood Indigo 0:00
18 St. Louis Blues 0:00 Ray Nance (vocal)
19 Caravan 0:00 Ray Nance (violin)
20 Blue Skies 0:00
Content State: draft
genre: Swing, bop
Recording Date: 
1950-05-29
Label Name: 
British Forces Network (BFN) Radio
Leader(s): 
Duke Ellington
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
cornet
Skill/instrument: 
trombone
Skill/instrument: 
trombone
Skill/instrument: 
trombone
Skill/instrument: 
clarinet
Skill/instrument: 
alto saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
alto saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
clarinet
Skill/instrument: 
tenor saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
tenor saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
tenor saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
clarinet
Skill/instrument: 
bass clarinet
Skill/instrument: 
baritone saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
piano
Skill/instrument: 
bass
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Personnel: 
Harold Baker
Personnel: 
Al Killian
Personnel: 
Nelson Williams
Personnel: 
Ernie Royal
Personnel: 
Ray Nance
Personnel: 
Lawrence Brown
Personnel: 
Quentin Jackson
Personnel: 
Ted Kelly
Personnel: 
Russell Procope
Personnel: 
Russell Procope
Personnel: 
Johnny Hodges
Personnel: 
Jimmy Hamilton
Personnel: 
Jimmy Hamilton
Personnel: 
Don Byas
Personnel: 
Alva McCain
Personnel: 
Harry Carney
Personnel: 
Harry Carney
Personnel: 
Harry Carney
Personnel: 
Duke Ellington
Personnel: 
Wendell Marshall
Personnel: 
Sonny Greer
Personnel: 
Butch Ballard
Ensemble Size: 
big_band
Venue Type: 
radio broadcast
Venue Name: 
Musikhalle
Venue Location: 
Hamburg, Germany
Session Details: 

C.J. Hazevoet notes that this performance was recorded by British Forces Network (BFN), and broadcasted by both BFN and NWGR (North West German Radio).

Sources: 
C.J. Hazevoet's Don Byas Discography 1946-1972