Annotation

Label: Columbia - Catalog #: 87041

Annotation last modified on 2006-09-19 19:11 UTC.

Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Three J's Blues
2:55
2 Smada
2:38
3 Pie Eye's Blues
3:28
4 Sweet & Pungent
4:04
5 C Jam Blues
4:52
6 In a Mellow Tone
2:43
7 Blues in Blueprint
3:43
8 The Swingers Get the Blues, Too
3:09
9 The Swinger's Jump
3:54
10 Blues in Orbit
2:29
11 Villes Ville Is the Place, Man
2:33
12 Track 360
2:04
13 Sentimental Lady
4:03
14 Brown Penny
3:02
15 Pie Eye's Blues (alternate take)
3:33
16 Sweet & Pungent (alternate take)
3:53
17 The Swinger's Jump (alternate take)
3:51
18 Blues in Orbit (alternate take)
2:39
19 Track 360 (alternate take)
2:00

Credits

Medium 1

clarinet and tenor saxophone:
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1958-02-04) (tracks 12, 19)
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1958-02-12) (tracks 10, 18)
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1959-02-25) (track 11)
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1959-12-02) (tracks 1, 3–5, 13–16)
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1959-12-03) (tracks 2, 6–9, 17)
trumpet:
William "Cat" Anderson (1958-02-04) (tracks 12, 19)
Shorty Baker (1958-02-04) (tracks 12, 19)
Ray Nance (1958-02-04) (tracks 12, 19)
Clark Terry (1958-02-04) (tracks 12, 19)
William "Cat" Anderson (1958-02-12) (tracks 10, 18)
Shorty Baker (1958-02-12) (tracks 10, 18)
Ray Nance (1958-02-12) (tracks 10, 18)
Clark Terry (1958-02-12) (tracks 10, 18)
William "Cat" Anderson (1959-02-25) (track 11)
Shorty Baker (1959-02-25) (track 11)
Andrew “Fats” Ford (trumpeter) (1959-02-25) (track 11)
Ray Nance (1959-02-25) (track 11)
Clark Terry (1959-02-25) (track 11)
Ray Nance (1959-12-02) (tracks 1, 3–5, 13–16)
Ray Nance (1959-12-03) (tracks 2, 6–9, 17)
drums:
Sam Woodyard (1958-02-04) (tracks 12, 19)
Sam Woodyard (1958-02-12) (tracks 10, 18)
Sam Woodyard (1959-02-25) (track 11)
Jimmy Johnson (drummer in Duke Ellington's Orchestra) (1959-12-02) (tracks 1, 3–5, 13–16)
Jimmy Johnson (drummer in Duke Ellington's Orchestra) (1959-12-03) (tracks 2, 6–9, 17)
bass:
Jimmy Woode (1958-02-04) (tracks 12, 19)
Jimmy Woode (1958-02-12) (tracks 10, 18)
Jimmy Woode (1959-02-25) (track 11)
Jimmy Woode (1959-12-02) (tracks 1, 3–5, 13–16)
Jimmy Woode (1959-12-03) (tracks 2, 6–9, 17)
alto saxophone:
Johnny Hodges (1959-02-25) (track 11)
Johnny Hodges (1959-12-02) (tracks 1, 3–5, 13–16)
Johnny Hodges (1959-12-03) (tracks 2, 6–9, 17)
alto saxophone and clarinet:
Russell Procope (1958-02-04) (tracks 12, 19)
Russell Procope (1958-02-12) (tracks 10, 18)
Russell Procope (1959-02-25) (track 11)
Russell Procope (1959-12-02) (tracks 1, 3–5, 13–16)
Russell Procope (1959-12-03) (tracks 2, 6–9, 17)
piano:
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1958-02-04) (tracks 12, 19)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1958-02-12) (tracks 10, 18)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1959-02-25) (track 11)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1959-12-02) (tracks 1, 3–5, 13–16)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1959-12-03) (tracks 6, 8–9, 17)
Billy Strayhorn (1959-12-03) (tracks 2, 7)
baritone saxophone:
Harry Carney (1958-02-04) (tracks 12, 19)
Harry Carney (1958-02-12) (tracks 10, 18)
Harry Carney (1959-02-25) (track 11)
Harry Carney (1959-12-02) (tracks 1, 3–5, 13–16)
Harry Carney (1959-12-03) (tracks 2, 6–9, 17)
tenor saxophone:
Paul Gonsalves (1958-02-04) (tracks 12, 19)
Paul Gonsalves (1958-02-12) (tracks 10, 18)
Paul Gonsalves (1959-02-25) (track 11)
Paul Gonsalves (1959-12-02) (tracks 1, 3–5, 13–16)
Paul Gonsalves (1959-12-03) (tracks 2, 6–9, 17)
trombone:
John Sanders (US jazz trombonist) (tracks 11–12)
Quentin Jackson (1958-02-04) (tracks 12, 19)
Britt Woodman (1958-02-04) (tracks 12, 19)
Quentin Jackson (1958-02-12) (tracks 10, 18)
Britt Woodman (1958-02-12) (tracks 10, 18)
Quentin Jackson (1959-02-25) (track 11)
Britt Woodman (1959-02-25) (track 11)
Matthew Gee (1959-12-02) (tracks 1, 3–5, 13–16)
Booty Wood (1959-12-02) (tracks 1, 3–5, 13–16)
Britt Woodman (1959-12-02) (tracks 1, 3–5, 13–16)
Matthew Gee (1959-12-03) (tracks 2, 6–9, 17)
Booty Wood (1959-12-03) (tracks 2, 6–9, 17)
Britt Woodman (1959-12-03) (tracks 2, 6–9, 17)
valve trombone:
John Sanders (US jazz trombonist) (1958-02-04) (tracks 12, 19)
John Sanders (US jazz trombonist) (1958-02-12) (tracks 10, 18)
John Sanders (US jazz trombonist) (1959-02-25) (track 11)
composer:
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1939) (track 6)
lyricist:
Milt Gabler (1939) (track 6)
recorded at:
CBS 30th Street Studio in New York, New York, United States (1959-02-25) (track 11)
CBS 30th Street Studio in New York, New York, United States (1959-12-02) (tracks 1, 3–5, 13–16)
CBS 30th Street Studio in New York, New York, United States (1959-12-03) (tracks 2, 6–9, 17)
recording of:
In a Mellow Tone (1959-12-03) (track 6)

Release

ASIN: US: B0002J58O2 [info]