At Newport

Artist: DUKE ELLINGTON
Format: 2CD
Bar-code: 5060143496349
Cat No: NOT2CD634

£6.99

All the tracks from Ellington at Newport, hailed as being among the most important releases in jazz, are included on Disc one of this 2-CD set, along with four other Ellington items stemming from the Newport concerts that were originally released as part of an album that also featured the Buck Clayton All-Stars. In short, you have in your hands a double-helping of some of the greatest sounds jazz has to offer, created by a man who was not just a jazz musician, but who masterminded a new kind of pure American music. Enjoy!

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DISC 1

ELLINGTON AT NEWPORT
(COLUMBIA CL 934, 1956)

1. Festival Junction 
2. Blues To Be There 
3. Newport Up 
4. Jeep’s Blues 
5. Diminuendo and Crescendo in Blue

DUKE ELLINGTON AT NEWPORT
(COLUMBIA CL 933, 1956)

6. Take The “A” Train
7. Sophisticated Lady
8. I Got It Bad And That Ain’t Good
9. Skin Deep

 

DISC 2
NEWPORT 1958
(COLUMBIA CL 1245)

1. Intro
2. Just Scratchin’ The Surface
3. El Gato
4. Happy Reunion
5. Multicolored Blue
6. Princess Blue
7. Jazz Festival Jazz
8. Mr. Gentle And Mr. Cool
9. Juniflip
10. Prima Bara Dubla
11. Hi Fi Fo Fum