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Duke Ellington Presents... - Duke Ellington
Track Listing
  1. Summertime
  2. Laura
  3. I Can't Get Started
  4. My Funny Valentine
  5. Everything But You
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  1. Summertime
  2. Laura
  3. I Can't Get Started
  4. My Funny Valentine
  5. Everything But You
  6. Frustration
  7. Cotton Tail
  8. Day Dream
  9. Deep Purple
  10. Indian Summer
  11. Blues
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This unusual set only has four Duke Ellington compositions among the 11 songs. He features a different soloist on most of the songs (which include seven standards not associated with Ellington's music). There are showcases for trumpeter Cat Anderson, Ray Nance (who sings and plays violin on "I Can't Get Started"), singer Jimmy Grissom, baritonist Harry Carney, and the altos of Johnny Hodges and Russell Procope, as well as two apiece for clarinetist Jimmy Hamilton and tenor saxophonist Paul Gonsalves. The closing "Blues" ...

Duke Ellington Presents... 2005, Shout! Factory

UPC: 826663747027

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