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Duke Ellington - The Hollywood Bowl Concert August 31, 1947

# Tracks Playtime Session Session Personnel & Personnel Variances for Tracks
1 Blutopia 4:24 Duke Ellington August 31, 1947 Shelton Hemphill (trumpet), Dud Bascomb (trumpet), Francis Williams (trumpet), Harold Baker (trumpet), Ray Nance (trumpet, violin), Lawrence Brown (trombone), Claude Jones (trombone), Tyree Glenn (trombone, vibraphone), Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone), Russell Procope (clarinet, alto saxophone), Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone), Al Sears (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Duke Ellington (piano), Fred Guy (guitar), Oscar Pettiford (bass), Sonny Greer (drums, chimes)
2 Overture to a Jam Session 5:57 Duke Ellington August 31, 1947 Shelton Hemphill (trumpet), Dud Bascomb (trumpet), Francis Williams (trumpet), Harold Baker (trumpet), Ray Nance (trumpet, violin), Lawrence Brown (trombone), Claude Jones (trombone), Tyree Glenn (trombone, vibraphone), Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone), Russell Procope (clarinet, alto saxophone), Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone), Al Sears (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Duke Ellington (piano), Fred Guy (guitar), Oscar Pettiford (bass), Sonny Greer (drums, chimes)
3 The Mooche 5:42 Duke Ellington August 31, 1947 Shelton Hemphill (trumpet), Dud Bascomb (trumpet), Francis Williams (trumpet), Harold Baker (trumpet), Ray Nance (trumpet, violin), Lawrence Brown (trombone), Claude Jones (trombone), Tyree Glenn (trombone, vibraphone), Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone), Russell Procope (clarinet, alto saxophone), Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone), Al Sears (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Duke Ellington (piano), Fred Guy (guitar), Oscar Pettiford (bass), Sonny Greer (drums, chimes)
4 Jumpin' Punkins 0:00 Duke Ellington August 31, 1946 Shelton Hemphill (trumpet), Taft Jordan (trumpet), William Anderson (trumpet), Francis Williams (trumpet), Harold Baker (trumpet), Ray Nance (trumpet, violin), Lawrence Brown (trombone), Wilbur de Paris (trombone), Claude Jones (trombone), Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone), Russell Procope (clarinet, alto saxophone), Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone), Al Sears (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (soprano saxophone, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Duke Ellington (piano), Fred Guy (guitar), Oscar Pettiford (bass), Sonny Greer (drums, chimes)
5 Ring Dem Bells 2:18 Duke Ellington August 31, 1947 Shelton Hemphill (trumpet), Dud Bascomb (trumpet), Francis Williams (trumpet), Harold Baker (trumpet), Lawrence Brown (trombone), Claude Jones (trombone), Tyree Glenn (trombone, vibraphone), Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone), Russell Procope (clarinet, alto saxophone), Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone), Al Sears (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Duke Ellington (piano), Fred Guy (guitar), Oscar Pettiford (bass), Sonny Greer (drums, chimes)
(variance) -- Ray Nance (vocal)
6 Handy Medley Part 1 (Beale Street Blues) 3:57 Duke Ellington August 31, 1947 Shelton Hemphill (trumpet), Dud Bascomb (trumpet), Francis Williams (trumpet), Harold Baker (trumpet), Ray Nance (trumpet, violin), Lawrence Brown (trombone), Claude Jones (trombone), Tyree Glenn (trombone, vibraphone), Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone), Russell Procope (clarinet, alto saxophone), Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone), Al Sears (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Duke Ellington (piano), Fred Guy (guitar), Oscar Pettiford (bass), Sonny Greer (drums, chimes)
7 Handy Medley Continued (Memphis Blues/St. Louis Blues) 5:04 Duke Ellington August 31, 1947 Shelton Hemphill (trumpet), Dud Bascomb (trumpet), Francis Williams (trumpet), Harold Baker (trumpet), Lawrence Brown (trombone), Claude Jones (trombone), Tyree Glenn (trombone, vibraphone), Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone), Russell Procope (clarinet, alto saxophone), Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone), Al Sears (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Duke Ellington (piano), Fred Guy (guitar), Oscar Pettiford (bass), Sonny Greer (drums, chimes)
(variance) -- Ray Nance (vocal)
8 Golden Feather 3:23 Duke Ellington August 31, 1947 Shelton Hemphill (trumpet), Dud Bascomb (trumpet), Francis Williams (trumpet), Harold Baker (trumpet), Ray Nance (trumpet, violin), Lawrence Brown (trombone), Claude Jones (trombone), Tyree Glenn (trombone, vibraphone), Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone), Russell Procope (clarinet, alto saxophone), Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone), Al Sears (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Duke Ellington (piano), Fred Guy (guitar), Oscar Pettiford (bass), Sonny Greer (drums, chimes)
9 Air Conditioned Jungle 4:13 Duke Ellington August 31, 1947 Shelton Hemphill (trumpet), Dud Bascomb (trumpet), Francis Williams (trumpet), Harold Baker (trumpet), Ray Nance (trumpet, violin), Lawrence Brown (trombone), Claude Jones (trombone), Tyree Glenn (trombone, vibraphone), Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone), Russell Procope (clarinet, alto saxophone), Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone), Al Sears (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Duke Ellington (piano), Fred Guy (guitar), Oscar Pettiford (bass), Sonny Greer (drums, chimes)
10 Golden Cress 4:06 Duke Ellington August 31, 1947 Shelton Hemphill (trumpet), Dud Bascomb (trumpet), Francis Williams (trumpet), Harold Baker (trumpet), Ray Nance (trumpet, violin), Lawrence Brown (trombone), Claude Jones (trombone), Tyree Glenn (trombone, vibraphone), Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone), Russell Procope (clarinet, alto saxophone), Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone), Al Sears (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Duke Ellington (piano), Fred Guy (guitar), Oscar Pettiford (bass), Sonny Greer (drums, chimes)
11 Diminuendo in Blue/Tranblucency/Crescendo in Blue 10:37 Duke Ellington August 31, 1947 Shelton Hemphill (trumpet), Dud Bascomb (trumpet), Francis Williams (trumpet), Harold Baker (trumpet), Ray Nance (trumpet, violin), Lawrence Brown (trombone), Claude Jones (trombone), Tyree Glenn (trombone, vibraphone), Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone), Russell Procope (clarinet, alto saxophone), Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone), Al Sears (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Duke Ellington (piano), Fred Guy (guitar), Oscar Pettiford (bass), Sonny Greer (drums, chimes)
(variance) -- Kay Davis (vocal)
Leader(s): 
Duke Ellington
Label Name: 
Unique Jazz
Catalog Number: 
UJ 001
Format: 
LP
Playback Channels: 
mono
Issue Status: 
original
Post-production audio editing
Remaster: 
no
Remix: 
no
Overdub: 
no
Sources: 
https://www.discogs.com/Duke-Ellington-The-Hollywood-Bowl-Concert-August-31-1947/release/6575404