The Complete Duke Ellington 1947-1952 (CBS 66607, 1983)


Side 1
Track Title Length Date
1 H'ya Sue (2:52) 14Aug47
2 Lady Of The Lavender Mist (3:15) 14Aug47
3 Women, Women, Women (3:15) 14Aug47
4 It's Monday Every Day (3:05) 1Sep47
5 Golden Cress (2:57) 1Sep47
6 Put Yourself In My Place, Baby (3:10) 29Sep47
7 Cowboy Rhumba (2:52) 29Sep47

Side 2
Track Title Length Date
1 The Wildest Gal In Town (3:19) 29Sep47
2 I Fell And Broke My Heart (2:40) 29Sep47
3 Aintidisestablishmentarianismist (2:50) 30Sep47
4 Don't Be So Mean To Baby (3:15) 30Sep47
5 It's Mad, Mad, Mad (2:58) 1Oct47
6 You Gotta Crawl Before You Walk (3:07) 1Oct47
7 Kitty (3:01) 2Oct47

Side 3
Track Title Length Date
1 Brown Penny (3:06) 2Oct47
2 Maybe I Should Change My Ways (3:19) 6Oct47
3 Boogie Bop Blue (2:56) 6Oct47
4 Sultry Serenade (3:04) 6Oct47
5 Stomp, Look And Listen (3:20) 10Nov47
6 Air Conditioned Jungle (2:53) 10Nov47
7 Three Cent Stomp (3:02) 10Nov47

Side 4
Track Title Length Date
1 Progressive Gavotte (2:55) 11Nov47
2 He Makes Me Believe He's Mine (3:17) 11Nov47
3 Take Love Easy (3:00) 14Nov47
4 I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me (2:48) 14Nov47
5 How High The Moon (2:53) 14Nov47
6 Singin' In The Rain (3:21) 14Nov47
7 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me (3:05) 18Nov47

Side 5
Track Title Length Date
1 Don't Get Around Much Anymore (3:02) 20Nov47
2 Once Upon A Dream (3:00) 20Nov47
3 It's Love I'm In (3:12) 20Nov47
4 I Could Get A Man (2:56) 22Dec47
5 On A Turquoise Cloud (3:20) 22Dec47
6 A Woman And A Man (2:43) 30Dec47
7 The Clothed Woman (2:52) 30Dec47

Side 6
Track Title Length Date
1 New York City Blues (3:10) 30Dec47
2 Let's Go Blues (2:25) 30Dec47
3 You Of All People (2:55) 1Sep49
4 Creole Love Call (2:55) 1Sep49
5 The Greatest There Is (2:43) 1Sep49
6 Snibor (2:48) 1Sep49
7 The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise (2:59) 22Dec49

Side 7
Track Title Length Date
1 Joog Joog (2:59) 22Dec49
2 Good Woman Blues (3:04) 22Dec49
3 On The Sunny Side Of The Street (2:44) 22Dec49
4 B-Sharp Boston (2:54) 22Dec49
5 Build That Railroad (2:42) 20Nov50
6 Love You Madly (2:57) 20Nov50
7 Great Times (3:11) 20Nov50

Side 8
Track Title Length Date
1 Fancy Dan (3:01) 10May51
2 The Hawk Talks (2:57) 10May51
3 V.I.P. Boogie (2:59) 10May51
4 Jam With Sam (3:12) 10May51
5 Monologue (2:13) 10May51
6 Ting-A-Ling (3:01) 24May51
7 Eighth Veil (2:44) 24May51

Side 9
Track Title Length Date
1 Brown Betty (3:05) 24May51
2 Deep Night (2:43) 7Aug51
3 Please Be Kind (3:10) 7Aug51
4 Smada (2:46) 7Aug51
5 Rock Skippin' At The Blue Note (2:27) 7Aug51
6 Bensonality (2:59) 7Dec51
7 Blues At Sundown (2:43) 11Dec51

Side 10
Track Title Length Date
1 Duet (3:13) 11Dec51
2 Before My Time (6:05) 11Dec51
3 Later (4:13) 11Dec51
4 Azalea (3:07) 11Dec51
5 Vagabonds (3:10) 11Dec51
6 Something To Live For (3:01) 11Dec51

Side 11
Track Title Length Date
1 I Love My Lovin' Lover (3:00) 30Jun52
2 Come On Home (2:48) 30Jun52
3 Ballin' The Blues (2:47) 8Nov52
4 Body And Soul (2:54) 8Nov52
5 Primping At The Prom (3:04) 22Dec52
6 The Vulture Song (2:45) 22Dec52
7 Follow Me (3:07) 22Dec52

Side 12
Track Title Length Date
1 I Like The Sunrise (3:27) 24Dec47
2 Dance No 1 (4:50) 24Dec47
3 Dance No 2 (3:22) 24Dec47
4 Dance No 3 (3:41) 24Dec47
5 Dance No 4 (3:04) 24Dec47
6 Dance No 5 (5:02) 24Dec47

Notes:
Original producers Joe Higgins, Howard Scott, George Avakian, "and possibly others."
Reissue producers: Stanley Dance, Teo Macero, "and possibly others."
Collection produced and compiled by Henri Renaud.
Cover design and art design: Guy Joly
Photo courtesy Stanley Dance
Thanks to John Guerriere, head of CBS Studios;
Tina McCarthy; sound engineer Frank Abbey;
Bob Altshuler; George Avakian; Michael Brooks; Stanley Dance;
Christian Dangleterre; Georges Debroe; Léon Dierkx;
Maxime Lambert; sound engineer Jean-Paul Legrand;
Luciano Massagli; Jean Portier; Liborio Pusateri;
Giovanni M. Volonté
Special mention to Jean Queinnec, Vice President, CBS France