Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Creole Love Call
3:14
2 Black and Tan Fantasy
3:06
3 The Mooche
3:11
4 Mood Indigo
2:54
5 Rockin' in Rhythm
2:56
6 It Don't Mean a Thing
3:10
7 Sophisticated Lady
3:40
8 Stompy Jones
3:05
9 Merry-Go-Round
3:01
10 Caravan
2:42
11 Diminuendo and Crescendo in Blue
6:00
12 I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart
3:06
13 Prelude to a Kiss
3:00
14 Cotton Club Stomp
2:42
15 Solitude
2:57
16 Ko-Ko
2:43
17 Concerto for Cootie
3:23
18 Cotton Tail
3:13
19 Never No Lament (Don't Get Around Much Anymore)
3:18
20 Take the "A" Train
2:56
21 Perdido
3:12
22 "C" Jam Blues
2:40

Credits

Medium 1

clarinet and tenor saxophone:
Barney Bigard (track 19)
trumpet:
Wallace Jones (track 19)
Cootie Williams (track 19)
cornet:
Rex Stewart (track 19)
membranophone:
Sonny Greer (track 19)
guitar:
Fred Guy (track 19)
double bass:
Jimmy Blanton (track 19)
alto saxophone:
Otto Hardwick (track 19)
alto saxophone and clarinet:
Johnny Hodges (track 19)
alto saxophone, baritone saxophone and clarinet:
Harry Carney (track 19)
piano:
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (track 19)
tenor saxophone:
Ben Webster (track 19)
trombone:
Lawrence Brown (jazz trombonist) (track 19)
valve trombone:
Juan Tizol (track 19)
composer:
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (track 19)
Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1931-08) (track 6)
lyricist:
Irving Mills (1931) (track 6)
performer:
Ivie Anderson (track 6)
vocals:
Ivie Anderson (track 6)
publisher:
EMI Mills Music (ASCAP) (track 6)
is the basis for:
Swingy Thing (Solo Tenor Horn & Brass Band) (track 6)
later versions:
recording of:
Never No Lament (1940-05-04) (track 19)