The February 1940 Duke Ellington Discography



February 2-8, 1940
State Lake Theatre, Chicago, Illinois
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
94 Clarinet Lament Private source
87 Serenade To Sweden Private source
94 Boy Meets Horn Private source
80 Pyramid Private source
87 Mood Indigo Private source
74 St. Louis Blues
Vocal by Ray Nance
Private source
53 I Want A Man Like That
Vocal by Ivie Anderson, Sonny Greer
Private source


February 14, 1940
Studio session for Brunswick, New York, New York
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
91 Audio
Solitude
Vocal by Ivie Anderson
His Great Vocalists (Track 6) Columbia 35427
92 Audio
Stormy Weather
Vocal by Ivie Anderson
It Don't Mean A Thing (Track 20) Columbia 35556
92 Audio
Mood Indigo
Vocal by Ivie Anderson
It Don't Mean A Thing (Track 21) Columbia 35427
Columbia 38221
Columbia C6387
93 Audio
Sophisticated Lady The Essential Collection 1927-1962, Disk 1 (Track 25) Columbia 35556
VDisc 183B
96 Audio
Pelican Drag Classics 1939-1940 (Track 15)
94 Audio
Tapioca Classics 1939-1940 (Track 16)


February 15, 1940
Studio session for Brunswick, New York, New York
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
94 Audio
Mardi Gras Madness The Complete 1936-1940 Variety, Vocalion and Okeh Small Group Sessions (CD 7, Track 21) Vocalion 5595
95 Audio
Watch The Birdie The Complete 1936-1940 Variety, Vocalion and Okeh Small Group Sessions (CD 7, Track 22) Vocalion 5595
94 Audio
Black Butterfly Anniversary (Disc 1, Track 10) Vocalion 5618
79 Audio
Dry Long So
Vocal by Cootie Williams
The Complete 1936-1940 Variety, Vocalion and Okeh Small Group Sessions (CD 7, Track 24) Okeh 5690
96 Audio
Toasted Pickle The Complete 1936-1940 Variety, Vocalion and Okeh Small Group Sessions (CD 7, Track 25) Blue Ace 253-B
Okeh 6336
95 Audio
Give It Up The Complete 1936-1940 Variety, Vocalion and Okeh Small Group Sessions (CD 7, Track 26) Okeh 5690
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