The October 1930 Duke Ellington Discography



October 2, 1930
Studio session for RCA Victor, New York, New York
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
76 Audio
Hittin' The Bottle
Vocal by Dick Robertson
The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk D (Track 20) DE3013a
Victor 23016-A
76 Audio
Hittin' The Bottle
Vocal by Dick Robertson
The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk D (Track 21) DE3013b
His Master's Voice B.4888
74 Audio
That Lindy Hop
Vocal by Dick Robertson
The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk D (Track 22) DE3013c
Victor 23016-B
83 Audio
You're Lucky To Me
Vocal by Dick Robertson
The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk E (Track 1) DE3013d
Victor 23017-B
76 Audio
Memories Of You
Vocal by Dick Robertson
The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk E (Track 2) DE3013e
Bluebird B-6280-A
Victor 23017-A


October 14, 1930
Studio session for Okeh, New York, New York
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
93 Audio
Mood Indigo The OKeh Ellington, Disk 2 (Track 22) DE3014a
Odeon A 286031b
Parlophone R 866
97 Audio
Big House Blues Chronogical 1930 Vol. 2 Classics (Track 12) DE3014b
Columbia 35682
Columbia 14670-D
Odeon A 286048b
Parlophone R. 1044
96 Audio
Rocky Mountain Blues Chronogical 1930 Vol. 2 Classics (Track 13) DE3014c
Columbia 35682
Odeon A 286069a
Parlophone R 1449


October 17, 1930
Studio session for Brunswick, New York, New York
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
83 Audio
Runnin' Wild
Vocal by Dick Robertson
Chronogical 1930 Vol. 2 Classics (Track 14) DE3015a
Brunswick 01068-B
Brunswick 4952
Brunswick 6732
97 Audio
Mood Indigo Early Ellington, The Complete Brunswick and Vocalion Recordings, Disk 3 (Track 13) DE3015b
Brunswick 01068-A
Brunswick 4952
Brunswick 6682
Brunswick 80003 A
Brunswick 9461 B
Columbia C.Q. 1430


October 27, 1930
Studio session for Brunswick, New York, New York
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
73 Audio
Home Again Blues
Vocal by Dick Robertson
Chronogical 1930 Vol. 2 Classics (Track 16) DE3016a
Brunswick 6003
Decatur 506
83 Audio
Wang Wang Blues
Vocal by Dick Robertson, Bennie Payne
Early Ellington, The Complete Brunswick and Vocalion Recordings, Disk 3 (Track 15) DE3016b
Brunswick 1088-A
Brunswick 6003
Decatur 506


October 30, 1930
Studio session for Okeh, New York, New York
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
95 Audio
Ring Dem Bells
Vocal by Cootie Williams
Duke Ellington Masters of Jazz (Disk 3, Track 2) DE3017a
Odeon A 286028b
Okeh 41468
Parlophone R 849
87 Audio
Three Little Words
Vocal by Irving Mills
Duke Ellington Masters of Jazz (Disk 3, Track 3) DE3017b
Biltmore 1034
97 Audio
Old Man Blues Chronogical 1930 Vol. 2 Classics (Track 20) DE3017c
Odeon A 286038b
Parlophone A3433
97 Audio
Sweet Chariot
Vocal by Cootie Williams
Chronogical 1930 Vol. 2 Classics (Track 21) DE3017d
Columbia 14670-D
Parlophone R 1615
Parlophone A 3853
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