The August 1963 Duke Ellington Discography



August 12, 1963
Concert at the Music Circus, Lambertville, New Jersey
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
96 Afro-Bossa Special Occasions with Cab Calloway, Menuhin and Kenton (Track 7)
96 Eighth Veil Special Occasions with Cab Calloway, Menuhin and Kenton (Track 8)
94 Silk Lace Special Occasions with Cab Calloway, Menuhin and Kenton (Track 9)
86 Lullaby Of Birdland Special Occasions with Cab Calloway, Menuhin and Kenton (Track 10)
82 Guitar Amour Special Occasions with Cab Calloway, Menuhin and Kenton (Track 11)
89 Tutti For Cootie Special Occasions with Cab Calloway, Menuhin and Kenton (Track 12)
97 I Got It Bad Special Occasions with Cab Calloway, Menuhin and Kenton (Track 13)
80 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Special Occasions with Cab Calloway, Menuhin and Kenton (Track 14a)
81 Things Ain't What They Used To Be Special Occasions with Cab Calloway, Menuhin and Kenton (Track 14b)
71 Medley: Sophisticated Lady Special Occasions with Cab Calloway, Menuhin and Kenton (Track 15a)
62 Medley: Caravan
Vocal by Cab Calloway
Special Occasions with Cab Calloway, Menuhin and Kenton (Track 15b)
83 Medley: Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me Special Occasions with Cab Calloway, Menuhin and Kenton (Track 15c)
82 Medley: Just Squeeze Me
Vocal by Ray Nance
Special Occasions with Cab Calloway, Menuhin and Kenton (Track 15d)
81 Medley: It Don't Mean A Thing
Vocal by Ray Nance
Special Occasions with Cab Calloway, Menuhin and Kenton (Track 15e)
75 Medley: I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart/Don't Get Around Much Anymore Special Occasions with Cab Calloway, Menuhin and Kenton (Track 15f)
63 Nature Boy
Vocal by Cab Calloway
Special Occasions with Cab Calloway, Menuhin and Kenton (Track 16a)
56 St. James Infirmary
Vocal by Cab Calloway
Special Occasions with Cab Calloway, Menuhin and Kenton (Track 16b)


August 20, 1963
Studio Session, Chicago, Illinois
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
77 Audio
Ain't But The One
Vocal by Jimmy McPhail and the Irving Burton Singers
My People The Complete Show (Track 4)
72 Blues At Sundown
Vocal by Jimmy Grissom
My People The Complete Show (Track 11)
58 Audio
Come Sunday
Vocal by the Irving Burton Singers
My People The Complete Show (Track 2)
78 Audio
The Blues
Vocal by Joya Sherrill
My People The Complete Show (Track 10)
42 Audio
King Fit The Battle Of Alabam'
Vocal by the Irving Burton Singers
My People The Complete Show (Track 18)
37 Audio
Come Sunday
Vocal by the Irving Burton Singers
My People The Complete Show (Track 5)
85 Audio
Light My People The Complete Show (Track 8a)
62 My Mother, My Father And Love
Vocal by Joya Sherrill
My People The Complete Show (Track 6a)
75 My Mother, My Father And Love
Vocal by Joya Sherrill
Radio Denmark Broadcast #25
77 My Mother, My Father And Love
Vocal by Joya Sherrill
Radio Denmark Broadcast #25
72 My Mother, My Father And Love
Vocal by Joya Sherrill
My People The Complete Show (Track 6b)
57 Skillipoop My People The Complete Show (Track 1)
65 Skillipoop My People The Complete Show (Track 17)
79 Light My People The Complete Show (Track 8b)
70 Strange Feeling
Vocal by Jimmy Grissom
My People The Complete Show (Track 24)
74 Audio
Jail Blues My People The Complete Show (Track 23)
64 Jail Blues
Vocal by Jimmy Grissom
My People The Complete Show (Track 13)
59 Audio
Jail Blues
Vocal by Jimmy Grissom
My People The Complete Show (Track 15)


August 21, 1963
Studio Session, Chicago, Illinois
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
63 After Bird Jungle My People The Complete Show (Track 7)
77 My Mother, My Father And Love
Vocal by Jimmy Grissom
Radio Demark Broadcast #45
73 Audio
My Mother, My Father And Love
Vocal by Jimmy McPhail
My People The Complete Show (Track 25)
70 Purple People
Vocal by Richelle Le Noir Guilmenot
My People The Complete Show (Track 20)
62 Audio
Will You Be There?
Vocal by the Irving Burton Singers
My People The Complete Show (Track 3a)
64 Audio
99% Won't Do
Vocal by the Irving Burton Singers
My People The Complete Show (Track 3b)
58 Audio
What Color Is Virtue?
Vocal by Joya Sherrill and the Irving Burton Singers
My People The Complete Show (Track 21)
44 Audio
My People
Vocal by Duke Ellington
My People The Complete Show (Track 9)
75 King Fit The Battle Of Alabam' Radio Denmark Broadcast #25
79 King Fit The Battle Of Alabam' Radio Denmark Broadcast #25
76 King Fit The Battle Of Alabam' My People The Complete Show (Track 19)


August 26, 1963
Concert at the Michigan State Fair, Detroit, Michigan
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
64 Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me
Vocal by Dinah Washington
The Girls and Premieres 1958-1963, MDD 004 (Track 8)
65 Evil Gal Blues
Vocal by Dinah Washington
The Girls and Premieres 1958-1963, MDD 004 (Track 9)
96 Jeep's Blues Johnny Hodges (Musica Jazz LP 2MJP-1082) (Side 2, Track 3)
80 Jam With Sam The Girls and Premieres 1958-1963, MDD 004 (Track 10)


August 27, 1963
Studio Session, Chicago, Illinois
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
64 Purple People My People The Complete Show (Track 22a) Section 1
75 Purple People My People The Complete Show (Track 22b) Section 2
74 Purple People My People The Complete Show (Track 22c) Section 3
57 Walkin' And Singin' The Blues
Vocal by Lil Greenwood
My People The Complete Show (Track 12)
60 Audio
The Greatest There Is
Vocal by Lil Greenwood
My People The Complete Show (Track 14)
71 I Love My Lovin' Lover
Vocal by Lil Greenwood
My People The Complete Show (Track 16)
63 Audio
I Love My Lovin' Lover
Vocal by Lil Greenwood
My People (Track 6d)
72 The Blues
Vocal by Lil Greenwood
My People The Complete Show (Track 19)
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