Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Afro-Bossa
4:23
2 Purple Gazelle
2:44
3 Absinthe
3:35
4 Moonbow
2:30
5 Sempre Amoré
3:15
6 Caliné (Silk Lace)
2:33
7 Tigress
3:08
8 Angu
2:44
9 Volupté
2:52
10 Bonga
2:52
11 Pyramid
3:12
12 Eighth Veil
2:48

Credits

CD 1

clarinet and tenor saxophone:
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (track 12)
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1962-11-29) (track 9)
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1962-12-20) (tracks 6, 11)
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1963-01-04) (track 10)
Jimmy Hamilton (US jazz clarinettist/saxophonist, arranger, composer) (1963-01-05) (tracks 1–5, 7–8)
trumpet:
Roy Burrowes (track 12)
Cootie Williams (track 12)
William “Cat” Anderson (1962-11-29) (track 9)
Roy Burrowes (1962-11-29) (track 9)
Cootie Williams (1962-11-29) (track 9)
William “Cat” Anderson (1962-12-20) (tracks 6, 11)
Roy Burrowes (1962-12-20) (tracks 6, 11)
Cootie Williams (1962-12-20) (tracks 6, 11)
William “Cat” Anderson (1963-01-04) (track 10)
Roy Burrowes (1963-01-04) (track 10)
Cootie Williams (1963-01-04) (track 10)
William “Cat” Anderson (1963-01-05) (tracks 1–5, 7–8)
Roy Burrowes (1963-01-05) (tracks 1–5, 7–8)
Cootie Williams (1963-01-05) (tracks 1–5, 7–8)
cornet:
Ray Nance (track 12)
Ray Nance (1962-11-29) (track 9)
Ray Nance (1962-12-20) (tracks 6, 11)
Ray Nance (1963-01-04) (track 10)
Ray Nance (1963-01-05) (tracks 1–5, 7–8)
membranophone:
Sam Woodyard (track 12)
Sam Woodyard (1962-11-29) (track 9)
Sam Woodyard (1962-12-20) (tracks 6, 11)
Sam Woodyard (1963-01-04) (track 10)
Sam Woodyard (1963-01-05) (tracks 1–5, 7–8)
bass:
Ernie Shepard (track 12)
Ernie Shepard (1962-11-29) (track 9)
Ernie Shepard (1962-12-20) (tracks 6, 11)
Ernie Shepard (1963-01-04) (track 10)
Ernie Shepard (1963-01-05) (tracks 1–5, 7–8)
alto saxophone:
Johnny Hodges (track 12)
Johnny Hodges (1962-11-29) (track 9)
Johnny Hodges (1962-12-20) (tracks 6, 11)
Johnny Hodges (1963-01-04) (track 10)
Johnny Hodges (1963-01-05) (tracks 1–5, 7–8)
alto saxophone and clarinet:
Russell Procope (track 12)
Russell Procope (1962-11-29) (track 9)
Russell Procope (1962-12-20) (tracks 6, 11)
Russell Procope (1963-01-04) (track 10)
Russell Procope (1963-01-05) (tracks 1–5, 7–8)
piano:
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1962-11-29) (track 9)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1962-12-20) (tracks 6, 11)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1963-01-04) (track 10)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1963-01-05) (tracks 1–2, 4–5, 7)
Billy Strayhorn (1963-01-05) (tracks 3, 8)
baritone saxophone and clarinet:
Harry Carney (track 12)
Harry Carney (1962-11-29) (track 9)
Harry Carney (1962-12-20) (tracks 6, 11)
Harry Carney (1963-01-04) (track 10)
Harry Carney (1963-01-05) (tracks 1–5, 7–8)
bass trombone:
Chuck Connors (track 12)
Chuck Connors (1962-11-29) (track 9)
Chuck Connors (1962-12-20) (tracks 6, 11)
Chuck Connors (1963-01-04) (track 10)
Chuck Connors (1963-01-05) (tracks 1–5, 7–8)
tenor saxophone:
Paul Gonsalves (track 12)
Paul Gonsalves (1962-11-29) (track 9)
Paul Gonsalves (1962-12-20) (tracks 6, 11)
Paul Gonsalves (1963-01-04) (track 10)
Paul Gonsalves (1963-01-05) (tracks 1–5, 7–8)
trombone:
Lawrence Brown (jazz trombonist) (track 12)
Buster Cooper (track 12)
Lawrence Brown (jazz trombonist) (1962-11-29) (track 9)
Buster Cooper (1962-11-29) (track 9)
Lawrence Brown (jazz trombonist) (1962-12-20) (tracks 6, 11)
Buster Cooper (1962-12-20) (tracks 6, 11)
Lawrence Brown (jazz trombonist) (1963-01-04) (track 10)
Buster Cooper (1963-01-04) (track 10)
Lawrence Brown (jazz trombonist) (1963-01-05) (tracks 1–5, 7–8)
Buster Cooper (1963-01-05) (tracks 1–5, 7–8)
composer:
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (tracks 1, 6)
engineer:
Joe Gastwirt (tracks 1–12)
producer:
Albert Marx (tracks 1–12)
recorded at:
Fine Recording Studios in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1962-12-20) (tracks 6, 11)
Fine Recording Studios in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1963-01-05) (tracks 1–5, 7–8)
recording of:
Caliné (Silk Lace) (1962-12-20) (track 6)
Afro-Bossa (Bula) (1963-01-05) (track 1)