Duke Ellington : Flying Home

CD [Cover Art for Duke Ellington / Flying Home] Your Price: $14.16
Availability: In Stock
Sell date: 11/2011
Label: Candid Records
Mfg's Catalog#: 79557
CDC Part#: 1610609
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 Notes & Reviews
 
For duke, what else?
- Dougal House, 09/21/2012, USA

The Duke's 1952 Orchestra is not too well represented on record and these marvelous summer air shots from the Blue Note club in Chicago give US the chance to hear some of Ellington's more obscure compositions such as Bensonality, Bakiff, Tulip or Turnip and Ting-a-Ling, as well as a unique tribute to Lionel Hampton in the perennial Flying Home. This particular Ellington aggregation has a remarkable blend of talented and experienced soloists as well as great exuberance and drive in the ensembles. Includes Clark Terry, Cat Anderson, Paul Gonsalves, Harry Carney, Louie Bellson.

 
 Tracks
 
Take The'A' Train
Bensonality
All of Me
Bakiff
The Hawk Talks
Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me
V.I.P.'s Boogie
Jam With Sam
Just a Sittin' & a Rockin'
Mood Indigo
Take The'A' Train
Tulip Or Turnip
Ting-A-Ling
Flamingo
Rockin' in Rhythm
Sophisticated Lady
Take The'A' Train
Flying Home
 
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