The October 1940 Duke Ellington Discography


October 1, 1940
Studio session for RCA Victor, Chicago, Illinois
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Title Source Take
80 You
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Pitter Panther Patter The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk I (Track 7) Take 1
80 You
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Pitter Panther Patter The Chronological Classics 1940 Vol. 2 (Track 5) Take 2
63 Body And Soul Solos, Duets and Trios (Track 12) Take 1
61 You
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Body And Soul Solos, Duets and Trios (Track 13) Take 2
63 You
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Body And Soul Solos, Duets and Trios (Track 14) Take 3
62 You
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Sophisticated Lady The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk I (Track 12) Take 1
61 You
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Sophisticated Lady The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk I (Track 13) Take 2
59 You
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Mr. J.B. Blues Anniversary (Disc 9, Track 8) Take 1
60 You
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Mr. J.B. Blues The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk I (Track 15) Take 2

October 3, 1940
NBC Radio Broadcast from Hotel Sherman, Chicago, Illinois
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Title Source Take
96 In A Mellow Tone KUCR 112th Birthday Tribute
84 You
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Ring Dem Bells
Vocal by Cootie Williams
Jazz Supreme 705 (Track 16)

October 17, 1940
Studio session for RCA Victor, Chicago, Illinois
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Title Source Take
97 Warm Valley Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 3) Take 2
96 You
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Warm Valley The Chronological Classics 1940 Vol. 2 (Track 10) Take 3
96 Flaming Sword Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 1) Take 1
96 You
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Flaming Sword The Chronological Classics 1940 Vol. 2 (Track 9) Take 2
97 Flaming Sword Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 2) Take 3

October 28, 1940
Studio session for RCA Victor, Chicago, Illinois
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Title Source Take
96 You
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Across The Track Blues The Chronological Classics 1940 Vol. 2 (Track 11) Take 1
96 Across The Track Blues Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 4) Take 2
92 You
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Chloe The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk I (Track 23)
92 You
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I Never Felt This Way Before
Vocal by Herb Jeffries
The Chronological Classics 1940 Vol. 2 (Track 13) Take 1
93 I Never Felt This Way Before
Vocal by Herb Jeffries
Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 5) Take 2