The November 1940 Duke Ellington Discography



November 2, 1940
Studio session for RCA Victor, Chicago, Illinois
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
97 Audio
Day Dream The Chronological Classics 1940 Vol. 2 (Track 14) Bluebird B-11021-A
His Master's Voice E.A. 3015
His Master's Voice B.9184
RCA Victor 20-2541-A
95 Audio
Good Queen Bess The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk J (Track 4) Bluebird B-11117-B
His Master's Voice E.A. 3121
RCA Victor 20-2542-B
95 Audio
Good Queen Bess Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 6) Alternate
95 Audio
That's The Blues Old Man The Chronological Classics 1940 Vol. 2 (Track 16) Bluebird B-11117-A
His Master's Voice E.A. 3015
RCA Victor 20-2542-A
95 Junior Hop Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 7) Alternate
94 Audio
Junior Hop The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk J (Track 8) Bluebird B-11021-B
His Master's Voice B.9184
RCA Victor 20-2541-B
94 Audio
Without A Song The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk J (Track 9) Bluebird B-10946-B
94 Without A Song Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 8) Take 2
94 Audio
My Sunday Gal The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk J (Track 11) Bluebird B-10946-A
94 Audio
Mobile Bay The Chronological Classics 1940 Vol. 2 (Track 20) Bluebird B-11057-B
94 Mobile Bay Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 9) Take 2
93 Audio
Linger Awhile Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 10) Take 1
92 Audio
Linger Awhile The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk J (Track 15) Bluebird B-11057-A


November 7, 1940
Dance Date at the Crystal Ballroom, Fargo, North Dakota
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
92 Audio
It's Glory The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 1)
96 Audio
The Mooche The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 2)
96 Audio
The Sheik Of Araby The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 3)
93 Audio
Sepia Panorama The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 4)
93 Audio
Ko-Ko The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 5)
92 Audio
There Shall Be No Night
Vocal by Herb Jeffries
The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 6)
91 Audio
Pussy Willow The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 7)
94 Audio
Chatter-box The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 8)
93 Audio
Mood Indigo The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 9)
94 Audio
Harlem Air Shaft The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 10)
90 Audio
Ferryboat Serenade
Vocal by Ivie Anderson
The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 11)
94 Audio
Warm Valley The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 12)
95 Audio
Stompy Jones The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 13)
93 Audio
Chlo-e The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 14)
94 Audio
Bojangles The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 15)
92 Audio
On The Air The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 16)
94 Audio
Rumpus In Richmond The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 17)
91 Audio
Chaser #2 The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 18)
92 Audio
The Sidewalks Of New York The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 19)
93 Audio
Flaming Sword The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 20)
94 Audio
Don't Get Around Much Anymore The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 21)
95 Audio
Caravan The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 22)
95 Audio
Clarinet Lament The Duke Box, Disk 2 (Track 23)
94 Audio
Slap Happy The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 1)
92 Audio
Sepia Panorama The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 2)
88 Audio
Boy Meets Horn The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 3)
84 Audio
Way Down Yonder In New Orleans
Vocal by Ivie Anderson
The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 4)
84 Audio
Oh Babe, Maybe Someday
Vocal by Ivie Anderson
The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 5)
85 Audio
Five O'Clock Whistle
Vocal by Ivie Anderson
The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 6)
84 Audio
Fanfare The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 7)
87 Audio
Call Of The Canyon
Vocal by Herb Jeffries
The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 8a)
82 Audio
Unidentified Title The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 8b)
80 Audio
All This And Heaven Too
Vocal by Herb Jeffries
The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 8c)
82 Audio
Chaser #3 The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 8d)
93 Audio
Rockin' In Rhythm The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 9)
89 Audio
Sophisticated Lady The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 10)
94 Audio
Cotton Tail The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 11)
94 Audio
Whispering Grass The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 12)
89 Audio
Conga Brava The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 13)
82 Audio
I Never Felt This Way Before
Vocal by Herb Jeffries
The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 14a)
84 Audio
Chaser #4 The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 14b)
87 Audio
Across The Track Blues The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 15)
66 Audio
Honeysuckle Rose The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 16)
55 Audio
Wham!
Vocal by Ray Nance
The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 17)
78 Audio
Stardust The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 18)
90 Audio
Rose Of The Rio Grande
Vocal by Ivie Anderson
The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 19)
90 Audio
St. Louis Blues
Vocal by Ivie Anderson
The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 20)
89 Audio
Warm Valley The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 21)
74 Audio
God Bless America The Duke Box, Disk 3 (Track 22)


November 11, 1940
Studio session for RCA Victor, Chicago, Illinois
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
95 Charlie The Chulo Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 12) Alternate
94 Charlie The Chulo Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 11) Breakdown
94 Audio
Charlie The Chulo The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk J (Track 18) Bluebird B-10981-A
His Master's Voice B. 9185
95 Audio
Lament For Javanette Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 13)
95 Audio
Lament For Javanette The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk J (Track 20) Blue Ace 230
Bluebird B-11098-A
94 A Lull At Dawn Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 14) Alternate
90 A Lull At Dawn The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk J (Track 21a) False start
94 A Lull At Dawn The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk J (Track 21b) Alternate
94 Audio
A Lull At Dawn The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk J (Track 23) Bluebird B-10981-B
His Master's Voice B. 9185
94 Ready Eddy Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 16)
94 Ready Eddy Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 17a) Incomplete Take
92 Ready Eddy Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 17b) Breakdown
93 Ready Eddy Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 17c) Breakdown
93 Ready Eddy The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk K (Track 2) Breakdown
93 Audio
Ready Eddy The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk J (Track 24) Blue Ace 230
Bluebird B-11098-B
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