Jump to Navigation

Duke at the Metropolitan Opera House

# Tracks Playtime Session Session Personnel & Personnel Variances for Tracks
1 The Mooche 5:24 Duke Ellington January 21, 1951 Nelson Williams (trumpet), Francis Williams (trumpet), William Anderson (trumpet), Harold Baker (trumpet), Ray Nance (trumpet, violin), Lawrence Brown (trombone), Quentin Jackson (trombone), Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone), Russell Procope (clarinet, alto saxophone), Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone), Paul Gonsalves (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Duke Ellington (piano), Wendell Marshall (bass), Joe Benjamin (bass), Sonny Greer (drums, chimes), Bill Clark (drums)
2 Ring Them Bells 2:15 Duke Ellington January 21, 1951 Nelson Williams (trumpet), Francis Williams (trumpet), William Anderson (trumpet), Harold Baker (trumpet), Lawrence Brown (trombone), Quentin Jackson (trombone), Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone), Russell Procope (clarinet, alto saxophone), Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone), Paul Gonsalves (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Duke Ellington (piano), Wendell Marshall (bass), Joe Benjamin (bass), Sonny Greer (drums, chimes), Bill Clark (drums)
(variance) -- Ray Nance (vocal)
3 Frustration 3:57 Duke Ellington January 21, 1951 Nelson Williams (trumpet), Francis Williams (trumpet), William Anderson (trumpet), Harold Baker (trumpet), Ray Nance (trumpet, violin), Lawrence Brown (trombone), Quentin Jackson (trombone), Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone), Russell Procope (clarinet, alto saxophone), Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone), Paul Gonsalves (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Duke Ellington (piano), Wendell Marshall (bass), Joe Benjamin (bass), Sonny Greer (drums, chimes), Bill Clark (drums)
4 Coloratura 2:35 Duke Ellington January 21, 1951 Nelson Williams (trumpet), Francis Williams (trumpet), William Anderson (trumpet), Harold Baker (trumpet), Ray Nance (trumpet, violin), Lawrence Brown (trombone), Quentin Jackson (trombone), Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone), Russell Procope (clarinet, alto saxophone), Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone), Paul Gonsalves (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Duke Ellington (piano), Wendell Marshall (bass), Joe Benjamin (bass), Sonny Greer (drums, chimes), Bill Clark (drums)
5 Rose of the Rio Grande 2:24 Duke Ellington January 21, 1951 Nelson Williams (trumpet), Francis Williams (trumpet), William Anderson (trumpet), Harold Baker (trumpet), Ray Nance (trumpet, violin), Lawrence Brown (trombone), Quentin Jackson (trombone), Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone), Russell Procope (clarinet, alto saxophone), Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone), Paul Gonsalves (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Duke Ellington (piano), Wendell Marshall (bass), Joe Benjamin (bass), Sonny Greer (drums, chimes), Bill Clark (drums)
6 Love You Madly 3:04 Duke Ellington January 21, 1951 Nelson Williams (trumpet), Francis Williams (trumpet), William Anderson (trumpet), Harold Baker (trumpet), Ray Nance (trumpet, violin), Lawrence Brown (trombone), Quentin Jackson (trombone), Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone), Russell Procope (clarinet, alto saxophone), Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone), Paul Gonsalves (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Duke Ellington (piano), Wendell Marshall (bass), Joe Benjamin (bass), Sonny Greer (drums, chimes), Bill Clark (drums)
(variance) -- Yvonne Lanauze (vocal)
7 Take the "A" Train 4:38 Duke Ellington January 21, 1951 Nelson Williams (trumpet), Francis Williams (trumpet), William Anderson (trumpet), Harold Baker (trumpet), Ray Nance (trumpet, violin), Lawrence Brown (trombone), Quentin Jackson (trombone), Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone), Russell Procope (clarinet, alto saxophone), Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone), Paul Gonsalves (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Duke Ellington (piano), Wendell Marshall (bass), Joe Benjamin (bass), Sonny Greer (drums, chimes), Bill Clark (drums)
8 Duet 3:24 Duke Ellington January 21, 1951 Nelson Williams (trumpet), Francis Williams (trumpet), William Anderson (trumpet), Harold Baker (trumpet), Ray Nance (trumpet, violin), Lawrence Brown (trombone), Quentin Jackson (trombone), Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone), Russell Procope (clarinet, alto saxophone), Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone), Paul Gonsalves (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Duke Ellington (piano), Wendell Marshall (bass), Joe Benjamin (bass), Sonny Greer (drums, chimes), Bill Clark (drums)
9 Harlem 11:52 Duke Ellington January 21, 1951 Nelson Williams (trumpet), Francis Williams (trumpet), William Anderson (trumpet), Harold Baker (trumpet), Ray Nance (trumpet, violin), Lawrence Brown (trombone), Quentin Jackson (trombone), Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone), Russell Procope (clarinet, alto saxophone), Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone), Paul Gonsalves (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Duke Ellington (piano), Wendell Marshall (bass), Joe Benjamin (bass), Sonny Greer (drums, chimes), Bill Clark (drums)
Leader(s): 
Duke Ellington
Label Name: 
Rare Records
Catalog Number: 
RR 3
Tracks: 
The Mooche
Tracks: 
Ring Them Bells
Tracks: 
Frustration
Tracks: 
Coloratura
Tracks: 
Love You Madly
Tracks: 
Take the "A" Train
Tracks: 
Duet
Tracks: 
Harlem
Format: 
LP
Issue Status: 
original
Post-production audio editing
Remaster: 
no
Remix: 
no
Overdub: 
no
Sources: 
https://www.discogs.com/Duke-Ellington-His-Orchestra-Duke-At-The-Metropolitan-Opera-House-1951/release/2094257