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The Carnegie Hall Concerts: January 1943

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Disc 1 of 2
01
The Star Spangled Banner
1:12  
02
Black And Tan Fantasy
6:35  
03
Rockin' In Rhythm
4:12  
04
Moon Mist
3:38  
05
Jumpin' Punkins
3:24  
06
Portrait Of Bert Williams
2:56  
07
(Portrait Of) Bojangles
3:17  
08
Portrait Of Florence Mills (Black Beauty)
3:40  
09
Ko-Ko
2:23  
10
Dirge
3:28  
11
Stomp (Johnny Come Lately)
3:00  
12
Are You Stickin'?
3:13  
13
Black (First Movement Of Black, Brown & Beige)
21:53  
Disc 2 of 2
01
Brown
11:49  
02
Beige
14:34  
03
Bakiff
6:36  
04
Jack Te Bear
3:19  
05
Blue Belles O Harlem
6:09  
06
Cotton Tail
3:11  
07
Day Dreams
4:02  
08
Boy Meets Horn
5:59  
09
Rose O Te Rio Grande
2:34  
10
Don't Get Around Much Anymore
4:40  
11
Goin' Up
3:56  
12
Mood Indigo
4:38  
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Harvey Pekar

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04.22.11
Duke Ellington, The Carnegie Hall Concerts: January 1943
2001 | Label: Fantasy / Prestige

Still recognized as the greatest composer/arranger in jazz history, Duke Ellington also led the finest big bands, but recognition came relatively slowly to him in the US. His band regularly performed in concert in Europe during the '30s, but hadn't played the most prestigious American stages until his 1943 appearance in Carnegie Hall. The fact that he was finally allowed to play that venue was quite significant in itself, but became even more auspicious when… read more »

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Nice

JeremyPepper

Duke Ellington was the man. I don't know what the user "sneerbot" is whining about. It's not like they had State-of-the-art computer recording equipment back in the 1940's. This is the best it could get. Dude, get real.

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Good Album

burgsprinta

Very Good album. If only recording quality was better in the 40s

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Great music, low quality rip

Sneerbot

Only 128kbps, wish I'd known that before I downloaded.

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