Annotation

Label: Atlantic - Catalog #: 1580
Recording Date:
All titles, except the Portraits, were recorded on April 27, 1970
The Portraits were recorded on May 13, 1970
Johnny Hodges is absent on these, as he died on May 11, two days before this session.

Annotation last modified on 2006-09-19 18:23 UTC.

Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Blues for New Orleans
7:50
A2 Bourbon Street Jingling Jollies
4:06
A3 Portrait of Louis Armstrong
3:05
A4 Thanks for the Beautiful Land on the Delta
3:46
A5 Portrait of Wellman Braud
4:07
B1 Second Line
5:15
B2 Portrait of Sidney Bechet
3:56
B3 Aristocracy a la Jean LaFitte
3:57
B4 Portrait of Mahalia Jackson
4:54

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

reeds:
Harold Ashby (1970-04-27) (tracks A1–A2, A4, B1, B3)
Harry Carney (1970-04-27) (tracks A1–A2, A4, B1, B3)
Russell Procope (1970-04-27) (tracks A1–A2, A4, B1, B3)
Harold Ashby (1970-05-13) (tracks A3, A5, B2, B4)
Harry Carney (1970-05-13) (tracks A3, A5, B2, B4)
Russell Procope (1970-05-13) (tracks A3, A5, B2, B4)
trumpet:
Fred Stone (trumpet) (1970-04-27) (tracks A1–A2, A4, B1, B3)
Cootie Williams (1970-04-27) (tracks A1–A2, A4, B1, B3)
William "Cat" Anderson (1970-05-13) (tracks A3, A5, B2, B4)
Fred Stone (trumpet) (1970-05-13) (tracks A3, A5, B2, B4)
Cootie Williams (1970-05-13) (tracks A3, A5, B2, B4)
woodwind:
Norris Turney (1970-04-27) (tracks A1–A2, A4, B1, B3)
Norris Turney (1970-05-13) (tracks A3, A5, B2, B4)
drums:
Rufus Jones (1970-04-27) (tracks A1–A2, A4, B1, B3)
Rufus Jones (1970-05-13) (tracks A3, A5, B2, B4)
organ:
Wild Bill Davis (1970-04-27) (track A1)
bass:
Joe Benjamin (US jazz bassist) (1970-04-27) (tracks A1–A2, A4, B1, B3)
Joe Benjamin (US jazz bassist) (1970-05-13) (tracks A3, A5, B2, B4)
alto saxophone:
Johnny Hodges (1970-04-27) (tracks A1–A2, A4, B1, B3)
piano:
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1970-04-27) (tracks A1–A2, A4, B1, B3)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1970-05-13) (tracks A3, A5, B2, B4)
bass trombone:
Dave Taylor (US jazz bass trombonist) (1970-04-27) (tracks A1–A2, A4, B1, B3)
Chuck Connors (1970-05-13) (tracks A3, A5, B2, B4)
tenor saxophone:
Paul Gonsalves (1970-04-27) (tracks A1–A2, A4, B1, B3)
Paul Gonsalves (1970-05-13) (tracks A3, A5, B2, B4)
trombone:
Julian Priester (1970-04-27) (tracks A1–A2, A4, B1, B3)
Booty Wood (1970-04-27) (tracks A1–A2, A4, B1, B3)
Julian Priester (1970-05-13) (tracks A3, A5, B2, B4)
Booty Wood (1970-05-13) (tracks A3, A5, B2, B4)
flugelhorn and trumpet:
Money Johnson (1970-04-27) (tracks A1–A2, A4, B1, B3)
composer:
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (tracks A1–B4)
editor:
İlhan Mimaroğlu (tracks A1–B4)
engineer:
Roger Rhodes (engineer, producer) (tracks A1–B4)
mixer:
İlhan Mimaroğlu (tracks A1–B4)
recorded at:
National Recording Studio in New York, New York, United States (1970-04-27) (tracks A1–A2, A4, B1, B3)
National Recording Studio in New York, New York, United States (1970-05-13) (tracks A3, A5, B2, B4)
part of:
New Orleans Suite (tracks A1–B4)
recording of:
Aristocracy a la Jean LaFitte (1970-04-27) (track B3)
Blues for New Orleans (1970-04-27) (track A1)
Bourbon Street Jingling Jollies (1970-04-27) (track A2)
Second Line (1970-04-27) (track B1)
Portrait of Louis Armstrong (1970-05-13) (track A3)
Portrait of Mahalia Jackson (1970-05-13) (track B4)
Portrait of Sidney Bechet (1970-05-13) (track B2)
Portrait of Wellman Braud (1970-05-13) (track A5)

Release Group

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