Tracklist

CD 1
#TitleRatingLength
1Double Check Stomp
banjo:
Fred Guy (on 1930-06-12)
double bass:
Wellman Braud (on 1930-06-12)
drums (drum set):
Sonny Greer (on 1930-06-12)
piano:
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) (on 1930-06-12)
reeds:
Barney Bigard (on 1930-06-12), Harry Carney (on 1930-06-12) and Johnny Hodges (on 1930-06-12)
trombone:
Joe "Tricky Sam" Nanton (on 1930-06-12)
trumpet:
Freddy Jenkins (on 1930-06-12), Arthur Whetsol (on 1930-06-12) and Cootie Williams (on 1930-06-12)
recording of:
Double Check Stomp (on 1930-06-12)
composer:
Barney Bigard
3:26
2Black and Tan Fantasy
banjo:
Fred Guy (on 1930-06-12)
double bass:
Wellman Braud (on 1930-06-12)
drums (drum set):
Sonny Greer (on 1930-06-12)
piano:
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) (on 1930-06-12)
reeds:
Barney Bigard (on 1930-06-12), Harry Carney (on 1930-06-12) and Johnny Hodges (on 1930-06-12)
trombone:
Joe "Tricky Sam" Nanton (on 1930-06-12)
trumpet:
Freddy Jenkins (on 1930-06-12), Arthur Whetsol (on 1930-06-12) and Cootie Williams (on 1930-06-12)
recording of:
Black and Tan Fantasy (on 1930-06-12)
composer:
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) and Bubber Miley
3:12
3Ring Dem Bells
recording of:
Ring Dem Bells (on 1930-08-20)
composer:
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) and Irving Mills
publisher:
Warner Bros. Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label)
2:54
4Old Man Blues
recording of:
Old Man Blues (on 1930-08-20)
composer:
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) and Irving Mills
3:09
5Ring Dem Bells
recording of:
Ring Dem Bells (on 1930-08-26)
composer:
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) and Irving Mills
publisher:
Warner Bros. Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label)
2:59
6Old Man Blues
recording of:
Old Man Blues (on 1930-08-26)
composer:
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) and Irving Mills
3:07
7Three Little Words
recording of:
Three Little Words (on 1930-08-26)
lyricist:
Bert Kalmar (in 1930)
composer:
Harry Ruby (in 1930)
publisher:
Bug Music and MPL Music Publishing Inc.
3:08
8Hittin' the Bottle
piano:
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) (on 1930-10-02)
vocals:
Dick Robertson (on 1930-10-02)
2:58
9That Lindy Hop
piano:
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) (on 1930-10-02)
vocals:
Dick Robertson (on 1930-10-02)
2:56
10You're Lucky to Me
piano:
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) (on 1930-10-02)
vocals:
Dick Robertson (on 1930-10-02)
2:57
11Memories of You
piano:
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) (on 1930-10-02)
vocals:
Dick Robertson (on 1930-10-02)
recording of:
Memories of You (on 1930-10-02)
lyricist:
Andy Razaf (in 1930)
composer:
Eubie Blake (in 1930)
publisher:
Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., Inc.
3:14
12Big House Blues
recording of:
Limehouse Blues (on 1930-10-14)
lyricist:
Douglas Furber
composer:
Philip Braham
publisher:
Harms, Inc.
3:05
13Rocky Mountain Blues
recording of:
Rocky Mountain Blues (on 1930-10-14)
composer:
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) and Irving Mills
3:11
14Runnin' Wild
vocals:
Dick Robertson (on 1930-10-17)
recording of:
Runnin’ Wild (on 1930-10-17)
lyricist:
Joe Grey (in 1922) and Leo Wood (American songwriter & lyricist; 1882—1929) (in 1922)
composer:
Arthur Harrington Gibbs (in 1922)
2:45
15Dreamy Blues (Mood Indigo)
recording of:
Mood Indigo (1930 jazz composition and song) (on 1930-10-17)
lyricist:
Irving Mills (in 1930)
composer:
Barney Bigard (in 1930) and Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) (in 1930)
publisher:
EMI Mills Music Inc. (ASCAP-affiliated) (in 1930), EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (in 1930) and Lawrence Wright Music Co., Ltd. (in 1930)
2:54
16Home Again Blues
2:57
17Wang Wang Blues
recording of:
Wang Wang Blues (on 1930-10-27)
lyricist:
Leo Wood (American songwriter & lyricist; 1882—1929)
composer:
Henry Busse, Buster Johnson (American jazz musician) and Gus Mueller
3:03
18Ring Dem Bells
recording of:
Ring Dem Bells (on 1930-10-30)
composer:
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) and Irving Mills
publisher:
Warner Bros. Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label)
2:49
19Three Little Words
recording of:
Three Little Words (on 1930-10-30)
lyricist:
Bert Kalmar (in 1930)
composer:
Harry Ruby (in 1930)
publisher:
Bug Music and MPL Music Publishing Inc.
3:13
20Old Man Blues
recording of:
Old Man Blues (on 1930-10-30)
composer:
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) and Irving Mills
3:08
21Sweet Chariot
recording of:
Sweet Chariot (on 1930-10-30)
writer:
Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) and Irving Mills
2:54
22Mood Indigo
recording of:
Mood Indigo (1930 jazz composition and song) (on 1930-10-30)
lyricist:
Irving Mills (in 1930)
composer:
Barney Bigard (in 1930) and Duke Ellington (US composer, pianist & jazz bandleader) (in 1930)
publisher:
EMI Mills Music Inc. (ASCAP-affiliated) (in 1930), EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (in 1930) and Lawrence Wright Music Co., Ltd. (in 1930)
3:10
23I Can't Realise You Love Me
vocals:
Sid Garry (on 1930-11-08)
3:21

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part of:The Chronological Classics (number: 596) (order: 105)
Allmusic:https://www.allmusic.com/album/mw0000237035 [info]