Duke Ellington Discography: What Am I Here For?

Composers: Duke Ellington, Frankie Laine
Grade Audio Date Gig Vocalist Source Note
99 Audio February 26, 1942 Studio session for RCA Victor, New York, New York The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk M (Track 11) DE4202a
His Master's Voice B 9415
Victor 20-1598-B
95 April/May 1942 Radio Broadcast from Trianon Ballroom, South Gate, California KUCR 112th Birthday Tribute DE4203a
94 July 26, 1942 NBC Radio Broadcast from Hotel Sherman, Chicago, Illinois Hotel Sherman, Chicago, IL, NBC Radio Broadcast DE4215d
94 Audio December 17, 1942 CBS Radio Broadcast from Biltmore Hotel, Providence, Rhode Island CBS Radio Broadcast, Biltmore Hotel, Providence, RI DE4232a
94 Audio April 3, 1943 MBS Radio Broadcast from Hurricane Restaurant, New York, New York The Duke Box, Disk 4 (Track 4) DE4303d
94 Audio August 26, 1943 WHN Radio Broadcast from Hurricane Restaurant, New York, New York The Treasury Shows, Vol. 23 (Disk 1, Track 23) DE4340a
87 September 1943 CBS Radio Broadcast from Hurricane Restaurant, New York, New York Broadcasts from the Hurricane Restaurant Part 3 DE4357f
93 Audio June 23, 1945 "Your Saturday Date With the Duke" ABC Radio Broadcast at the Palace Theatre, Akron, Ohio The Treasury Shows, Vol. 6, Disk 2 (Track 22) DE4540p
94 Audio August 11, 1945 "Your Saturday Date With the Duke" ABC Radio Broadcast at Radio City Music Hall, New York, New York The Treasury Shows, Vol. 10, Disk 1 (Track 2) DE4555b
94 Audio October 6, 1945 "Your Saturday Date With the Duke" ABC Radio Broadcast at Radio City Music Hall, New York, New York The Treasury Shows, Vol. 13, Disk 2 (Track 10) DE4573f
93 November 10, 1957 Dance Date at the Holiday Ballroom, Chicago, Illinois at Holiday Ballroom, Chicago, November 10, 1957 (Track 15) DE5743ab
92 Audio June 29, 1960 CBS Studio Session, Los Angeles, California The Columbia Studio Albums Collection, 1959-1961 (Piano In The Background, Track 2) DE6018c
88 Audio May 24, 1962 Studio Session, New York, New York The Feeling of Jazz (Track 4) DE6221g
73 Audio October 17-20, 1965 Verve Studio Session, Los Angeles, California Vocal by Ella Fitzgerald Ella at Duke's Place (Track 9) DE6557k
60 Audio August 6, 1969 "The Dick Cavett Show" ABC Television Recording, New York, New York LouisArmstrongHouse.org DE6929ad