Blues in Orbit [Bonus Tracks] ()

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Track Listing
  1. Three J's Blues
  2. Smada
  3. Pie Eye's Blues
  4. Sweet and Pungent
  5. C Jam Blues
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  1. Three J's Blues
  2. Smada
  3. Pie Eye's Blues
  4. Sweet and Pungent
  5. C Jam Blues
  6. In a Mellow Tone
  7. Blues in Blueprint
  8. The Swingers Get the Blues, Too
  9. The Swinger's Jump
  10. Blues in Orbit
  11. Villes Ville Is the Place, Man
  12. Track 360
  13. Sentimental Lady
  14. Brown Penny
  15. Pie Eye's Blues
  16. Sweet and Pungent
  17. The Swinger's Jump
  18. Blues in Orbit
  19. Track 360
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Blues in Orbit lacks the intellectual cachet of the suites and concept pieces that loomed large in Ellington's recordings of this period, but it's an album worth tracking down, if only to hear the band run through a lighter side of its sound. Indeed, it captures the essence of a late-night recording date that was as much a loose jam as a formal studio date, balancing the spontaneity of the former and the technical polish of the latter. Ellington and company were just back from a European tour when the bulk of this album was ...

Blues in Orbit [Bonus Tracks] 2008, Legacy

UPC: 886972414225

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Blues in Orbit [Bonus Tracks] 2004, Columbia

UPC: 696998704121

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