The May 1945 Duke Ellington Discography


May 1, 1945
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Everything But You The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk N (Track 16)
Riff Staccato The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk N (Track 17)

May 4, 1945
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Take The "A" Train The Treasury Shows, Vol. 10, Disk 2 (Track 20)
I Miss Your Kiss The Treasury Shows, Vol. 10, Disk 2 (Track 21)
He's Home For A Little While The Treasury Shows, Vol. 10, Disk 2 (Track 22)
Riff Staccatto The Treasury Shows, Vol. 10, Disk 2 (Track 23)
I Ain't Got Nothing But The Blues The Treasury Shows, Vol. 10, Disk 2 (Track 24)
I'm Beginning To See The Light The Treasury Shows, Vol. 10, Disk 2 (Track 25)

May 5, 1945
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Take The "A" Train The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 1 (Track 1)
Blutopia The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 1 (Track 2)
D.E. Bond Promo The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 1 (Track 3)
Clementine The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 1 (Track 4)
My Heart Sings The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 1 (Track 5)
Sentimental Journey The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 1 (Track 6)
I Got It Bad The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 1 (Track 7)
Three Cent Stomp The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 1 (Track 8)
Black And Tan Fantasy The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 1 (Track 9)
Blue Skies The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 1 (Track 10)
Passion Flower The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 1 (Track 12)
Air Conditioned Jungle The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 1 (Track 13)
Frantic Fantasy The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 1 (Track 14)
I'm Beginning To See The Light The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 1 (Track 15)
Main Stem The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 1 (Track 16)
Everything But You The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 1 (Track 17)
Carnegie Blues The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 1 (Track 18)
Jump For Joy The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 1 (Track 19a)
Things Ain't What They Used To Be The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 1 (Track 19b)

May 10, 1945
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Prelude To A Kiss The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk N (Track 18)

May 11, 1945
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Caravan The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk N (Track 19)
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Black And Tan Fantasy The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk N (Track 20)
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Mood Indigo The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk N (Track 21)

May 12, 1945
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Take The "A" Train The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 1)
Carnegie Blues The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 2)
Riff Staccato The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 3)
D.E. Bond Promo The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 4)
All At Once The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 5)
Yesterdays The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 6)
I Miss Your Kiss The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 7)
Accentuate The Positive The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 8)
D.E. Bond Promo The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 9)
Blue Cellophane The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 10)
Take The "A" Train The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 11)
Take The "A" Train The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 12)
Prelude To A Kiss The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 13)
Caravan The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 14)
Sophisticated Lady The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 15)
I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 16)
I'm Beginning To See The Light The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 17)
In A Mellow Tone The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 19)
Harlem Air Shaft The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 19)
I Don't Mind The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 20)
D.E. Bond Promo The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 21)
Jeep Is Jumpin' The Treasury Shows, Vol. 3, Disk 2 (Track 22)

May 14, 1945
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In A Sentimental Mood The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk N (Track 22)
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It Don't Mean A Thing The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk O (Track 1)
Sophisticated Lady The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk O (Track 2)
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Tonight I Shall Sleep The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk O (Track 3)
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The Minor Goes Muggin' The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk O (Track 4)

May 15, 1945
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I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk O (Track 5) Take 1
I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart Vol. 9 (1942-1947) The Alternative Takes (Track 8) Take 2
Solitude The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk O (Track 7)

May 16, 1945
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Frankie And Johnny The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk O (Track 8)
Jumping Room Only The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk O (Track 9)
Black Beauty The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk O (Track 10)
Every Hour On The Hour The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk O (Track 11)

May 19, 1945
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Take The "A" Train The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 1)
Teardrops In The Rain The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 2)
Everything But You The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 3)
D.E. Bond Promo The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 4)
Perdido The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 5)
If You Are But A Dream The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 6)
Pitter Panther Patter The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 7)
Emancipation Celebration The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 8)
D.E. Bond Promo The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 9)
I Should Care The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 10)
Take The "A" Train The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 11)
Take The "A" Train The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 12)
In A Sentimental Mood The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 13)
It Don't Mean A Thing The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 14)
Solitude The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 15)
I'm Beginning To See The Light The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 16)
Just Squeeze Me The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 17)
C-Jam Blues The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 18)
Don't You Know I Care? The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 19)
D.E. Bond Promo The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 20)
Stomp, Look And Listen The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 21)
Things Ain't What They Used To Be The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 1 (Track 22)

May 26, 1945
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Take The "A" Train The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 2 (Track 6)
Sugar Hill Penthouse The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 2 (Track 8)
Suddenly It Jumped The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 2 (Track 9)
D.E. Bond Promo The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 2 (Track 10)
Candy The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 2 (Track 11)
A Friend Of Yours The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 2 (Track 12)
Kissing Bug The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 2 (Track 13)
Hollywood Hangover The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 2 (Track 14)
Laura The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 2 (Track 15)
D.E. Bond Promo The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 2 (Track 16)
Take The "A" Train The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 2 (Track 17)
In The Shade Of The Old Apple Tree The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 2 (Track 18)
Frankie And Johnny The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 2 (Track 19a)
Metronome All Out The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 2 (Track 19b)
I'm Beginning To See The Light The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 2 (Track 20)
Midriff The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 2 (Track 21)
I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 2 (Track 22)
My Honey's Lovin' Arms The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 2 (Track 23)
D.E. Bond Promo The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 2 (Track 24)
Rockin' In Rhythm The Treasury Shows, Vol. 4, Disk 2 (Track 25)