The May 1951 Duke Ellington Discography


May 3, 1951
MBS Television Broadcast as "The Kreisler Bandstand", New York, New York
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Take The "A" Train Birdland, NYC MBS Radio Broadcast
Take The "A" Train 2 Great Concerts 1952/1965 (Track 1)
Something To Live For
Vocal by Thelma Carpenter
2 Great Concerts (Festival 2LP) (Side 1, Track 3)
Caravan 2 Great Concerts 1952/1965 (Track 2)
I Got It Bad
Vocal by Avon Long
Hooray For Duke Ellington (Side 1, Track 4)
Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me
Vocal by Thelma Carpenter
2 Great Concerts 1952/1965 (Track 3)
V.I.P. Boogie 2 Great Concerts 1952/1965 (Track 9a)
Jam With Sam 2 Great Concerts 1952/1965 (Track 9b)
Take The "A" Train Birdland, NYC MBS Radio Broadcast

May 10, 1951
Studio Session for CBS, New York, New York
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Fancy Dan The Complete Duke Ellington 1947-1952 (CBS 66607) (Side 8, Track 1)
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The Hawk Talks Duke's Mixture/At the Bal Masque (Track 2)
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V.I.P. Boogie Duke's Mixture/At the Bal Masque (Track 5)
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Jam With Sam The Complete Duke Ellington 1947-1952 (CBS 66607) (Side 8, Track 4)
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Monologue
Vocal by Duke Ellington
The Essential Collection 1927-1962, Disk 2 (Track 19)

May 18, 1951
Studio Session for Mercer, New York, New York
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Swamp Drum Louie Bellson/Sticks On Fire! (Track 6)
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Sultry Serenade Louie Bellson/Sticks On Fire! (Track 7)
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Indian Summer The Johnny Hodges/Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn All-Stars (Track 23)
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Britt and Butter Blues The Johnny Hodges/Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn All-Stars (Track 22)

May 24, 1951
Studio Session for CBS, New York, New York
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Ting-A-Ling The Complete Duke Ellington 1947-1952 (CBS 66607) (Side 8, Track 6)
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Eighth Veil The Complete Duke Ellington 1947-1952 (CBS 66607) (Side 8, Track 7)
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Brown Betty Jazz Edition Quadromania The "C" Jam Blues (CD 4, Track 7)