Annotation

Label: Columbia - Catalog #: 44051
Location:
#1, #2: Los Angeles, USA
Others: New York, USA
Recording Date:
#2: 1958/02/05
#1: 1958/02/12
#3: 1958/02/25
#4-5, #7-9, #11: 1959/12/02
#6, #10, #12-14: 1959/12/03
Additional:
1 Blues in Orbit * Cat Anderson, Shorty Baker, Ray Nance, Clark Terry; trumpets. Quentin Jackson, Britt Woodman, John Sanders; trombones. Jimmy Hamilton, Bill Graham, Russel Procope, Paul Gonsalves, Harry Carney; reeds. (arg wtf 'reeds'?) Duke Ellington; Piano. Jimmy Woode; bass. Sam Woodyard; drums.

2 Track 360 * same as 1 but delete Clark Terry on trumpet.

3 Villes Ville is the Place, Man * Ray Nance; trumpet. Quentin Jackson, Britt Woodman, John Sanders; trombones. Johnny Hodges; alto sax. Harry Carney; baritone sax. Duke Ellington; Piano. Jimmy Woode; bass. Sam Woodyard; drums.

4 Brown Penny * Ray Nance; trumpet, violin. Britt Woodman, bootie Wood, Matthew Gee; trombones. Russel Procope, Johnny Hodges, Jimmy Hamilton, Paul Gonsalves, Harry Carney; reeds. (>_<) Duke Ellington; Piano. Jimmy Woode; bass. Jimmy Johnson; drums.

5 Three J's Blues * same as 4.

6 Smada * same as 4 but delete Paul Gonsalves and substitute Duke Ellington on piano for Billy Strayton.

7 Pie Eye's Blues * same as 4.

8 C Jam Blues * same as 4.

9 Sweet and Pungent * same as 4.

10 In a Mellotone * same as 4.

11 Sentimental Lady * same as 4.

12 Blues in Blueprint * same as 4 but delete Paul Gonsalves and substitute Duke Ellington on piano for Billy Strayton.

13 The Swingers Get the Blues, Too * same as 4 but add Matthew Gee on baritone horn.

14 The Swinger's Jump * same as 4.

Annotation last modified on 2006-09-19 19:07 UTC.

Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Blues in Orbit
2:28
2 Track 360
2:05
3 Villes Ville is the Place, Man
2:34
4 Brown Penny
3:03
5 Three J's Blues
2:54
6 Smada
2:39
7 Pie Eyes Blues
3:29
8 "C" Jam Blues
4:54
9 Sweet & Pungent
4:04
10 In a Mellow Tone
2:43
11 Sentimental Lady
4:01
12 Blues in Blueprint
3:40
13 The Swingers Get the Blues, Too
3:11
14 The Swinger's Jump
3:52

Credits

Medium 1

clarinet and tenor saxophone:
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1958-02-04) (track 2)
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1958-02-12) (track 1)
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1959-02-25) (track 3)
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1959-12-02) (tracks 4–5, 8–9, 11)
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1959-12-03) (tracks 6, 10, 12–14)
trumpet:
William "Cat" Anderson (1958-02-04) (track 2)
Shorty Baker (1958-02-04) (track 2)
Ray Nance (1958-02-04) (track 2)
Clark Terry (1958-02-04) (track 2)
William "Cat" Anderson (1958-02-12) (track 1)
Shorty Baker (1958-02-12) (track 1)
Ray Nance (1958-02-12) (track 1)
Clark Terry (1958-02-12) (track 1)
William "Cat" Anderson (1959-02-25) (track 3)
Shorty Baker (1959-02-25) (track 3)
Andrew “Fats” Ford (trumpeter) (1959-02-25) (track 3)
Ray Nance (1959-02-25) (track 3)
Clark Terry (1959-02-25) (track 3)
Ray Nance (1959-12-02) (tracks 4–5, 8–9, 11)
Ray Nance (1959-12-03) (tracks 6, 10, 12–14)
drums:
Sam Woodyard (1958-02-04) (track 2)
Sam Woodyard (1958-02-12) (track 1)
Sam Woodyard (1959-02-25) (track 3)
Jimmy Johnson (drummer in Duke Ellington's Orchestra) (1959-12-02) (tracks 4–5, 8–9, 11)
Jimmy Johnson (drummer in Duke Ellington's Orchestra) (1959-12-03) (tracks 6, 10, 12–14)
bass:
Jimmy Woode (1958-02-04) (track 2)
Jimmy Woode (1958-02-12) (track 1)
Jimmy Woode (1959-02-25) (track 3)
Jimmy Woode (1959-12-02) (tracks 4–5, 8–9, 11)
Jimmy Woode (1959-12-03) (tracks 6, 10, 12–14)
alto saxophone:
Johnny Hodges (1959-02-25) (track 3)
Johnny Hodges (1959-12-02) (tracks 4–5, 8–9, 11)
Johnny Hodges (1959-12-03) (tracks 6, 10, 12–14)
alto saxophone and clarinet:
Russell Procope (1958-02-04) (track 2)
Russell Procope (1958-02-12) (track 1)
Russell Procope (1959-02-25) (track 3)
Russell Procope (1959-12-02) (tracks 4–5, 8–9, 11)
Russell Procope (1959-12-03) (tracks 6, 10, 12–14)
piano:
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1958-02-04) (track 2)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1958-02-12) (track 1)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1959-02-25) (track 3)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1959-12-02) (tracks 4–5, 8–9, 11)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1959-12-03) (tracks 10, 13–14)
Billy Strayhorn (1959-12-03) (tracks 6, 12)
baritone saxophone:
Harry Carney (1958-02-04) (track 2)
Harry Carney (1958-02-12) (track 1)
Harry Carney (1959-02-25) (track 3)
Harry Carney (1959-12-02) (tracks 4–5, 8–9, 11)
Harry Carney (1959-12-03) (tracks 6, 10, 12–14)
tenor saxophone:
Paul Gonsalves (1958-02-04) (track 2)
Paul Gonsalves (1958-02-12) (track 1)
Paul Gonsalves (1959-02-25) (track 3)
Paul Gonsalves (1959-12-02) (tracks 4–5, 8–9, 11)
Paul Gonsalves (1959-12-03) (tracks 6, 10, 12–14)
trombone:
John Sanders (US jazz trombonist) (tracks 2–3)
Quentin Jackson (1958-02-04) (track 2)
Britt Woodman (1958-02-04) (track 2)
Quentin Jackson (1958-02-12) (track 1)
Britt Woodman (1958-02-12) (track 1)
Quentin Jackson (1959-02-25) (track 3)
Britt Woodman (1959-02-25) (track 3)
Matthew Gee (1959-12-02) (tracks 4–5, 8–9, 11)
Booty Wood (1959-12-02) (tracks 4–5, 8–9, 11)
Britt Woodman (1959-12-02) (tracks 4–5, 8–9, 11)
Matthew Gee (1959-12-03) (tracks 6, 10, 12–14)
Booty Wood (1959-12-03) (tracks 6, 10, 12–14)
Britt Woodman (1959-12-03) (tracks 6, 10, 12–14)
valve trombone:
John Sanders (US jazz trombonist) (1958-02-04) (track 2)
John Sanders (US jazz trombonist) (1958-02-12) (track 1)
John Sanders (US jazz trombonist) (1959-02-25) (track 3)
composer:
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1939) (track 10)
lyricist:
Milt Gabler (1939) (track 10)
publisher:
EMI Robbins (track 10)
recorded at:
CBS 30th Street Studio in New York, New York, United States (1959-12-02) (tracks 4–5, 8–9, 11)
CBS 30th Street Studio in New York, New York, United States (1959-12-03) (tracks 6, 10, 12–14)
recording of:
In a Mellow Tone (1959-12-03) (track 10)

Release

trumpet: Ray Nance
trombone: John Sanders (US jazz trombonist)
Britt Woodman
ASIN: US: B0000026I2 [info]