Duke Ellington & His Orchestra

Duke Ellington (Edward Kennedy Ellington, April 29, 1899 - May 24, 1974) was an American jazz composer, pianist and bandleader, one of the most influential figures in jazz, if not in all American music. Duke Ellington composed over 3000 songs, including: "It Don't Mean A Thing If It Ain't Got That Swing", "Sophisticated Lady", "Mood Indigo", “Solitude", "In a Mellotone", and "Satin Doll". Through the ranks of Duke Ellington & His Orchestra passed some of the biggest names in jazz Read more on Last.fm
The Conny Plank Session
Alerado [Take 1]
Alerado [Take 2]
Alerado [Take 3]
Afrique [Take 1]
Afrique [Take 2]
Afrique [Take 3] [Vocal Version]
The Symphonic Ellington
Night Creature, First Movement: Blind Bug
Night Creature, Second Movement: Stalking Monster
Night Creature, Third Movement: Dazzling Creature
Non-Violent Integration
La Scala, She Too Pretty to Be Blue
Harlem Air Shaft
Will Big Bands Ever Come Back
Tuxedo Junction
Smoke Rings
Artistry in Rhythm
The Waltz You Saved for Me
Woodchopper's Ball
Sentimental Journey
When It's Sleepy Time Down South
One O'Clock Jump
Goodbye
Sleep, Sleep, Sleep
Rhapsody in Blue
Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Concert in the Virgin Islands
Island Virgin
Virgin Jungle
Fiddler on the Diddle
Jungle Kitty
Things Ain't What They Used to Be
Big Fat Alice's Blues
Chelsea Bridge
The Opener
Mysterious Chick
Barefoot Stomper
Fade Up
Time's A-Wastin'
Time's A-Wasting (Thigs Ain't What They Used To Be)
I'm Just A Lucky So And So
THE PERFUME SUITE: Balcony Serenade
THE PERFUME SUITE: Strange Feeling
THE PERFUME SUITE: Dancers In Love
THE PERFUME SUITE: Coloratura
Tonk
Drawing Room Blues
Rockabye River
Suddenly It Jumped
Transblucency (A Blue Fog That You Can Almost See Through)
Just Squeeze Me (But Please Don't Tease Me)
A Gathering In A Clearing
Pretty Woman
Memphis Blues
St Louis Blues
Beale Street Blues
Royal Garden Blues
My Honey's Lovin' Arms
Swamp Fire
The Treasury Shows, Volume 11
Take the A Train
Take the A Train
Mood Indigo
On the Alamo
Ellington Bond Promo
Ellington Bond Promo
In A Jam
Sugar Hill Penthouse
Everything But You
Stomp, Look and Listen
Pianistically Allied (Tonk)
There's No You
I Don't Mind
Jumpin' Punkins
Ellington Bond Promo
Body and Soul
The Jeep is Jumpin'
Station Break
Take the A Train into station break
Take the A Train and Broadcast Return
Take the A Train and broadcast return
Tropical Triumvirate Medley: Caravan / Flamingo / Air Conditioned Jungle
Black and Tan Fantasy
Everything but You
I'm Beginning to See the Light
Pitter Panther Patter
Ellington Bond Promo
One O'Clock Jump
After All
Moon Mist
Don't You Know I Care
Ellington Bond Promo
(Back Home Again in) Indiana
Jump for Joy
The More I See You
Take the A Train
Ellington Bond Promo
A Door Will Open
Let the Zoomers Drool
Lily Belie
Suddenly it Jumped
West Indian Dance
Every Hour on the Hour
Waiting for the Train to Come In
Cotton Tail
Blues on the Double
Everything But You
Jazz Violin Session
Take the "A" Train
Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Day Dream
Cotton Tail
Pretty Little One
Tricky's Licks
Blues in C
String Along With Strings
Limbo Jazz
The Feeling of Jazz
The Treasury Shows, Volume 10
Take the A Train
Take the A Train
What Am I Here For
Work Song
Blue Is the Night
Ellington Bond Promo
Ellington Bond Promo
The Blues
The Wish I Wish Tonight
West Indian Dance
Someone into broadcast close
Ellington Bond Promo
Take the A Train and Broadcast Return
Come Sunday / Light
Harlem Air Shaft
Take the A Train into station break
Out of This World
Take the A Train and broadcast return
Ellington Bond Promo
Subtle Slough
Midriff
Ellington Bond Promo
Everything but You
Blue Skies
Ring Dem Bells
I Ain't Got Nothin' But the Blues
Mood to be Wooed
Riff Staccato
Ellington Bond Promo
Bugle Breaks
Emancipation Celebration into broadcast close
Kissing Bug
Take the A Train
Ellington Bond Promo
Suddenly It Jumped
Suddenly It Jumped
Laura
Warm Valley
Kissing Bug
Take the A Train
Stompy Jones
I Miss Your Kiss
Solid Old Man
He's Home For a Little While
Carnegie Blues
Riff Staccato
In a Mellotone
I Ain't Got Nothing But the Blues
Fancy Dan
I'm Beginning to See the Light
Take the A Train and Broadcast Close
Indigos
Solitude
Where or When
Night and Day
Prelude to a Kiss
All the Things You Are
Willow Weep for Me
Tenderly
Dancing in the Dark
Autumn Leaves (alternate take)
The Sky Fell Down
...and His Mother Called Him Bill
Snibor
Boo-Dah
Blood Count
U.M.M.G. (Upper Manhattan Medical Group)
Charpoy
After All
The Intimacy of the Blues
Raincheck (take 6)
Day Dream
Rock Skippin' at the Blue Note
All Day Long
Lotus Blossom (solo version)
Acht O'Clock Rock
Raincheck (alternate version)
Smada
Smada (alternate version)
Midriff
My Little Brown Book
Lotus Blossom (trio version)
The Popular Duke Ellington
Take The 'A' Train
Perdido
Mood Indigo
Black And Tan Fantasy
The Twitch
Solitude
Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me
The Mooche
Sophisticated Lady
Creole Love Call
Caravan
Wings and Things
Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me
Masterpieces by Ellington
Mood Indigo
Sophisticated Lady
The Tattooed Bride
Solitude
Essential: Masters of Jazz
Creole Love Call
The Mooche
Hot and Bothered
Creole Rhapsody
Daybreak Express
Saddest Tale
Diminuendo and Crescendo in Blue
Battle of Swing
Blue Light
Portrait of the Lion
Kodo
Concerto for Cootie
Cotton Tail
Harlem Air Shatf
Take the "A" Train
Black Brown & Beige
Happy Go Lucky Local
The Clothed Woman
Ellington '55
Rockin' in Rhythm
Black and Tan Fantasy
Stompin' at the Savoy
One O'Clock Jump
Honeysuckle Rose
Happy-Go-Lucky Local
Flying Home
Body and Soul
It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
Jazz Party in Stereo
Malletoba Spank
Red Garter
Red Shoes
Red Carpet
Ready, Go!
U.M.M.G.
All Of Me
Tymperturbably Blue
Hello Little Girl
Satin Doll
Satin Doll
Jeep's Blues
Passion Flower
Perdido
Rockin' In Rythm
Take The 'A' Train
Sophisticated Lady
The Matador (El Viti)
Things Ain't What They Used To Be
In a Mellotone
Take the "A" Train
A Portrait of Bert Williams
Main Stem
Just A-Settin' and A-Rockin'
I got It Bad and That Ain't Good
Perdido
Blue Serge
The Flaming Sword
In a Mellotone
Cotton Tail
I Don't Know What Kind of Blues I Got
Rumpus in Richmond
All Too Soon
Sepia Panorama
Rocks in My Bed
What Am I Here For?
The Far East Suite: Special Mix
Tourist Point of View
Bluebird of Delhi (Mynah)
Isfahan
Depk
Mount Harissa
Blue Pepper (Far East of the Blues)
Agra
Amad
Ad Lib on Nippon
Tourist Point of View (alternate take)
Bluebird of Delhi (Mynah) (alternate take)
Isfahan (alternate take)
Amad (alternate take)
Piano in the Background
Happy Go Lucky Local
What Am I Here For?
Kinda Dukish/Rockin' in Rhythm
Perdido
I'm Beginning to See the Light
Midriff
It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
Main Stem
Take the "A" Train
Fargo, North Dakota, November 7, 1940, Deluxe Golden Anniversary Edition
It's Glory (Partial)
Slap Happy
The Mooche
Sepia Panorama (Complete Performance)
The Sheik Of Araby
Boy Meets Horn
Sepia Panorama (Radio Theme)
Way Down Yonder In New Orleans
Ko-Ko
There Shall Be No Night
The Five O'Clock Whistle
Pussy Willow
Fanfare
Chatterbox
The Call Of The Canyon
Mood Indigo
Unknown Title
Harlem Airshaft
All This And Heaven Too
Ferryboat Serenade
Chaser (#3)
Warm Valley (#1)
Rockin' In Rhythm
Chaser (#1)
Sophisticated Lady
Stompy Jones
Cotton Tail
Chloe
Whispering Grass
Bojangles
Conga Brava
On The Air
I Never Felt This Way Before
Rumpus In Richmond
Chaser (#4)
Chaser (#2)
Across The Track Blues
The Sidewalks Of New York
Honeysuckle Rose
The Flaming Sword
Wham! (Re-Bop-Boom-Bam)
Never No Lament
Star Dust
Caravan
Rose Of The Rio Grande
Clarinet Lament
St Louis Blues
Warm Valley (#2)
God Bless America
Big Bands: Duke Ellington
Rockin' in Rhythm
Mood Indigo
Hot Feet
Echoes Of the Jungle
Cotton Club Stomp
Double Check Stomp
Solitude
Rude Interlude
Stompy Jones
My Old Flame
Take The "A" Train
In a Sentimental Mood
The Brown Skin Gal
Caravan
Jump for Joy
I'm Beginning to See the Light
Flamingo
Sophisticated Lady
Rocks in My Bed
It Don't Mean a Thing
Time's a-Wastin'
Jubilee Stomp
Jubilee Stomp
High Life
The Dicty Glide
Sloppy Joe
Stevedore Stomp
Misty Mornin'
Saratoga Swing
Mississippi
Swanee Shuffle
Breakfast Dance
Limehouse Blues
It's Glory
Dinah
Bugle Call Rag
Rude Interlude (take 2)
Dallas Doings (take 1)
Dear Old Southland
Ebony Rhapsody
Cocktails for Two
Troubled Waters
My Old Flame
Blue Feeling
Great Times! (feat. Billy Strayhorn)
Cottontail
"C" Jam Blues
Flamingo
Bang-Up Blues
Tonk
Johnny Come Lately
In a Blue Summer Garden
Great Times
Perdido
Take the "A" Train
Oscalypso
Blues for Blanton
Three Suites
The Nutcracker Suite: Overture
The Nutcracker Suite: Toot Toot Tootie Toot (Dance of the Reed-Pipes)
The Nutcracker Suite: Peanut Brittle Brigade
The Nutcracker Suite: Sugar Rum Cherry (Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy)
The Nutcracker Suite: Entr'acte
The Nutcracker Suite: The Volga Vouty (Russian Dance)
The Nutcracker Suite: Chinoiserie (Chinese Dance)
The Nutcracker Suite: Dance of the Floreadores (Waltz of the Flowers)
The Nutcracker Suite: Arabesque Cookie (Arabian dance)
Peer Gynt Suites: Morning Mood
Peer Gynt Suites: In the Hall of the Mountain King
Peer Gynt Suites: Solvejg's Song
Peer Gynt Suites: Aase's Death
Peer Gynt Suites: Anitra's Dance
Suite Thursday: Misfit Blues
Suite Thursday: Schwiphti
Suite Thursday: Zweet Zurzday
Suite Thursday: Lay-By
A Duke in Concert
The Tattooed Bride
Smada
Diminuendo in Blue / Crescendo in Blue
Black and Tan Fantasy
The Hawk Talks
How High the Moon
Monologue
Serious Serenade
St. Louis Blues
Theme for Trambean
V.I.P.'s Boogie / Jam With Sam
Skin Deep
Without a Song
Mood Indigo
Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me
Blue Jean Beguine
Street Blues
Take the "A" Train
Perdido
Satin Doll
Ellington Medley
Stompin' at the Savoy
The Great Paris Concert
Kinda Dukish
Jam With Sam
Rockin' in Rhythm
Happy-Go-Lucky Local
On the Sunny Side of the Street
Tone Parallel to Harlem
The Star-Crossed Lovers
Don't Get Around Much Anymore
All of Me
Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me
Theme From "The Asphalt Jungle"
Black and Tan Fantasy
Concerto for Cootie
Creole Love Call
Tutti for Cootie
The Mooche
Suite Thursday: Misfit Blues
Things Ain't What They Used to Be
Suite Thursday: Schwiphti
Pyramid
Suite Thursday: Zweet Zurzday
The Blues (From Black, Brown and Beige)
Suite Thursday: Lay-By
Echoes of Harlem
Perdido
The Eighth Veil
Rose of the Rio Grande
Cop Out
Bula
Blues in Orbit
Blues in Orbit
Track 360
Villes Ville is the Place, Man
Brown Penny
Three J's Blues
Smada
Pie Eyes Blues
"C" Jam Blues
Sweet & Pungent
Sentimental Lady
Blues in Blueprint
The Swingers Get the Blues, Too
The Swinger's Jump
The Incomparable Duke Ellington
Rockin' in Rhythm
Newport Up
St. Louis Blues
Walking and Singing the Blues
Theme From "Anatomy of a Murder"
El Gato (The Cat)
Hank Cinq (Hank Sank)
Jam With Sam
Things Ain't What They Used To Be
Medley
I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart
...and His Mother Called Him Bill
Boo-Dah
U.M.M.G. (Upper Manhattan Medical Group)
Blood Count
Smada
Rock Skippin' at the Blue Note
Rain Check
Midriff
My Little Brown Book
Lotus Blossom
Snibor
After All
All Day Long
Lotus Blossom (alternate take)
Day Dream
The Intimacy of the Blues
Charpoy
Duke Ellington Presents
Summertime
Laura
I Can't Get Started
My Funny Valentine
Everything but You
Frustration
Cotton Tail
Day Dream
Deep Purple
Indian Summer
Blues
Hot From The Cotton Club
The Mooche
Harlem Twist
Hot And Bothered
Diga Diga Doo
Black Beauty
Mood Indigo
Ring Dem Bells
Doin´ The New Low-Dow
Black And Tan Fantasy
Jungle Jamboree
Big House Blues
Old Man Blues
Rockin´ In Rhythm
The Blues With A Feeling
Misty Mornin´
Goin´ To Town
The Ellington Suites
The Queen's Suite: Sunset and the Mocking Bird
The Queen's Suite: Lightning Bugs and Frogs
The Queen's Suite: Le Sucrier Velours
The Queen's Suite: Northern Lights
The Queen's Suite: The Single Petal of a Rose
The Queen's Suite: Apes and Peacocks
The Goutelas Suite: Fanfare
The Goutelas Suite: Goutelas
The Goutelas Suite: Get-With-Itness
The Goutelas Suite: Something
The Goutelas Suite: Having at It
The Goutelas Suite: Fanfare
The UWIS Suite: UWIS
The UWIS Suite: Klop
The UWIS Suite: Loco Madi
The Afro-Eurasian Eclipse
Chinoiserie
Didjeridoo
Afrique
Acht O'Clock Rock
Gong
Tang
True
Hard Way
Liberian Suite - A Tone Parallel to Harlem
Liberian Suite: I Like the Sunrise
Liberian Suite: Dance No. 1
Liberian Suite: Dance No. 2
Liberian Suite: Dance No. 3
Liberian Suite: Dance No. 4
Liberian Suite: Dance No. 5
A Tone Parallel to Harlem (The Harlem Suite)
New Orleans Suite
Blues for New Orleans
Bourbon Street Jingling Jollies
Portrait of Louis Armstrong
Thanks for the Beautiful Land on the Delta
Portrait of Wellman Braud
Second Line
Portrait of Sidney Bechet
Aristocracy a la Jean LaFitte
Portrait of Mahalia Jackson
Far East Suite
Tourist Point of View
Bluebird of Delhi (Mynah)
Isfahan
Depk
Mount Harissa
Blue Pepper (Far East of the Blues)
Agra
Amad
Ad Lib on Nippon
Ellington '66
Red Roses for a Blue Lady
Charade
People
All My Loving
A Beautiful Friendship
Days of Wine and Roses
I Can't Stop Loving You
The Good Life
Satin Doll
Moon River
Ellington '66
Ellington '65
Hello, Dolly!
Call Me Irresponsible
Fly Me to the Moon
The Peking Theme (So Little Time)
Danke Schoen
More (Theme From Mondo Cane)
The Second Time Around
Never on Sunday
I Left My Heart in San Francisco
Blowin' In the Wind
Stranger on the Shore
Mary Poppins
A Spoonful of Sugar
Chim Chim Cheree
Feed the Birds
Let's Go Fly a Kite
Stay Awake
I Love to Laugh
Jolly Holiday
Sister Suffragette
The Perfect Nanny
Step in Time
The Life I Lead
Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious
Mary Poppins
A Spoonful of Sugar
Chim Chim Cheree
Feed the Birds
Let's Go Fly a Kite
Stay Awake
I Love to Laugh
Jolly Holiday
Sister Suffragette
The Perfect Nanny
Step in Time
The Life I Lead
Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious
Afro-Bossa
Afro-Bossa
Purple Gazelle
Absinthe
Moonbow
Sempre amoré
Caliné (Silk Lace)
Tigress
Angu
Volupté
Bonga
Pyramid
Eighth Veil
Duke Ellington and His Orchestra (feat. Paul Gonsalves)
"C" Jam Blues
Take the "A" Train
Happy-Go-Lucky Local
Jam With Sam
Just A-Sittin' and A-Rockin'
Paris Blues
Ready, Go
The Nutcracker Suite
Overture
Toot Toot Tootie Toot (Dance of the Reed-Pipes)
Peanut Brittle Brigade (March)
Sugar Rum Cherry
Entr'Acte
The Volga Vouty (Russian dance)
Chinoiserie (Chinese dance)
Danse of the Floreadores (Waltz of the Flowers)
Arabesque Cookie (Arabian dance)
Jazz Party
Malletoba Spank
Toot Suite
Satin Doll
U.M.M.G.
All of Me
Tymperturbably Blue
Fillie Trillie
Hello Little Girl
Anatomy of a Murder
Main Title and Anatomy of a Murder
Flirtibird
Way Early Subtone
Hero to Zero
Low Key Lightly
Happy Anatomy
Midnight Indigo
Almost Cried
Sunswept Sunday
Grace Valse
Happy Anatomy
Haupé
Festival Session
Perdido
Copout Extension
Duael Fuel, Part I
Duael Fuel, Part II
Duael Fuel, Part III
Idiom '59, Part I
Idiom '59, Part II
Idiom '59, Part III
Things Ain't What They Used to Be
Launching Pad
At the Bal Masque
Alice Blue Gown
Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf
Got a Date With an Angel
Poor Butterfly
Satan Takes a Holiday
The Peanut Vendor
Satin Doll
Indian Love Call
The Donkey Serenade
Gypsy Love Song
Laugh, Clown, Laugh
The Cosmic Scene Duke: Ellington's Spacemen
Avalon
Body and Soul
Bass-Ment
Early Autumn
Jones
Perdido
St. Louis Blues
Spacemen
Midnight Sun
Take the "A" Train
Black, Brown and Beige
Part I (Work Song)
Part II (Come Sunday)
Part III (Work Song & Come Sunday)
Part IV (Come Sunday)
Part V (Come Sunday Interlude)
Part VI (23rd Psalm)
A Drum Is a Woman
A Drum Is a Woman
Rhythm Pum Te Dum
What Else Can You Do With a Drum
New Orleans
Hey, Buddy Bolden
Carribee Joe
Congo Square
A Drum Is a Woman, Part 2
You Better Know It
Madam Zajj
Ballet of the Flying Saucers
Zajj's Dream
Rhumbop
Carribee Joe, Part 2
Finale
Such Sweet Thunder
Such Sweet Thunder
Sonnet for Caesar
Sonnet to Hank Cinq
Lady Mac
Sonnet in Search of a Moor
The Telecasters
Up and Down, Up and Down
Sonnet for Sister Katie
The Star Crossed Lovers
Madness in Great Ones
Half the Fun
Circle of Fourths
The Sheik of Araby
The Sheik of Araby
Swampy River
Fast and Furious
Blue Ramble
Ellington Uptown
Skin Deep
The Mooche
Take the "A" Train
A Tone Parallel to Harlem (The Harlem Suite)
Perdido
Others
So
Rain Check
Sepia Panorama
Body and Soul
Alabamy Home
Please Forgive Me
Searching (Pleading for Love)
Springtime in Africa
Just A-Sittin' and A-Rockin'
Cong-Go
Fontainebleau Forest
Take the "A" Train
Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Summertime
Blue Goose
It's Bad to Be Forgotten
Cotton Tail
A Hundred Dreams Ago
I Can't Get Started
Blues for Jerry