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Duke Ellington June 25, 1938

Main Session Personnel
trumpet
trombone
clarinet
baritone saxophone
piano
bass
drums
# Tracks Playtime Issue Variance from Main Session Personnel
1 Frolic Sam 0:00
Content State: draft
source: "Ellingtonia" Online Discography - Marcus Girvan, ed.
Recording Date: 
1938-06-25
Label Name: 
CBS Broadcast
Leader(s): 
Duke Ellington
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trombone
Skill/instrument: 
clarinet
Skill/instrument: 
baritone saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
piano
Skill/instrument: 
bass
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Personnel: 
Cootie Williams
Personnel: 
Juan Tizol
Personnel: 
Barney Bigard
Personnel: 
Harry Carney
Personnel: 
Duke Ellington
Personnel: 
Billy Taylor, Sr.
Personnel: 
Sonny Greer
Ensemble Size: 
septet
Venue Type: 
radio broadcast
Venue Location: 
Los Angeles, CA
Session Details: 

Though Duke Ellington is nominally the leader for this Ellington band radio broadcast, he was hospitalized for a minor surgery on this date. Instead, David Bowman, Bobby Hackett's pianist at the time, sat in on piano. -CD