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Duke Ellington May 14, 1945

Main Session Personnel
trumpet
trumpet
trumpet
trumpet
trumpet, violin
trombone
trombone
trombone
clarinet, tenor saxophone
clarinet, alto saxophone
alto saxophone
tenor saxophone
clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone
piano
guitar
bass
drums, chimes
# Tracks Playtime Issue Variance from Main Session Personnel
1 In A Sentimental Mood 3:01
2 It Don't Mean A Thing 2:57 (vocal), (vocal)
3 Sophisticated Lady 2:37
4 Tonight I Shall Sleep 2:54 Tommy Dorsey (trombone)
Content State: draft
source: "Ellingtonia" Online Discography - Marcus Girvan, ed.
Recording Date: 
1945-05-14
Label Name: 
RCA-Victor
Leader(s): 
Duke Ellington
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
violin
Skill/instrument: 
trombone
Skill/instrument: 
trombone
Skill/instrument: 
trombone
Skill/instrument: 
clarinet
Skill/instrument: 
tenor saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
clarinet
Skill/instrument: 
alto saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
alto saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
tenor saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
clarinet
Skill/instrument: 
alto saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
baritone saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
piano
Skill/instrument: 
guitar
Skill/instrument: 
bass
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Skill/instrument: 
chimes
Personnel: 
Shelton Hemphill
Personnel: 
Rex Stewart
Personnel: 
Taft Jordan
Personnel: 
William Anderson
Personnel: 
Ray Nance
Personnel: 
Ray Nance
Personnel: 
Lawrence Brown
Personnel: 
Joe Nanton
Personnel: 
Claude Jones
Personnel: 
Jimmy Hamilton
Personnel: 
Jimmy Hamilton
Personnel: 
Otto Hardwick
Personnel: 
Otto Hardwick
Personnel: 
Johnny Hodges
Personnel: 
Al Sears
Personnel: 
Harry Carney
Personnel: 
Harry Carney
Personnel: 
Harry Carney
Personnel: 
Duke Ellington
Personnel: 
Fred Guy
Personnel: 
Bob Haggart
Personnel: 
Sonny Greer
Personnel: 
Sonny Greer
Ensemble Size: 
big_band
Venue Type: 
studio
Venue Location: 
New York, NY