Salvo
Duke Ellington

Duke Ellington at the Cote d’Azur with Ella Fitzgerald and Joan Miro / Duke: The Last Jam Session (1CD / 2DVD)

Format: CD
Cat. No.: SALVOSVX026
Barcode: 698458062628
Playing Time: CD: 76 MINS DVD 1: 66 MINS DVD 2: 96 MINS

This CD / 2 DVD set brings together 21 of Duke Ellington’s finest recordings, including the Grammy Award winning ’Black and Tan Fantasy’, and pairs them with two superb live performance DVDs of Duke at his best.


DVD 1, Duke Ellington at the Cote d’Azur with Ella Fitzgerald and Joan Miro, highlights one of the most important collaborations in jazz, Duke Ellington and Ella Fitzgerald. DVD 2 is a long unreleased jam session of Duke with Joe Pass, Ray Brown, and Louis Bellson in one of his last performances. These films showcase these jazz greats at their very best, be it singing, performing in a big band or small group setting.

CD
Disc 1 (CD)
1.
C Jam Blues
2.
Such Sweet Thunder
3.
Black and Tan Fantasy
4.
Creole Love Call
5.
The Mooche
6.
Kinda Dukish
7.
Satin Doll
8.
Something To Live For
9.
Things Ain't What They Used To Be
10.
Just Squeeze Me
11.
Carnegie Blues
12.
The Hawk Talks
13.
Prelude To A Kiss
14.
Cotton Tail
15.
Everything But You
16.
Love You Madly
17.
Rockin' In Rhythm
18.
Drop Me Off In Harlem
19.
Caravan
20.
I'm Beginning To See The Light
21.
I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues
Disc 2 (DVD)
1.
The Opener
2.
Such Sweet Thunder
3.
Medley: Black and Tan Fantasy / Creole Love Call / The Mooche
4.
Kinda Dukish
5.
The Shepherd
6.
The Old Circus Train Turn-Around Blues
7.
La Plus Belle
8.
Satin Doll
9.
Something To Live For
10.
Jazz Samba
11.
Things Ain't What They Used To be
Disc 3 (DVD)
1.
The Brotherhood
2.
Just Squeeze Me
3.
Carnegie Blues
4.
The Hawk Talks
5.
Prelude To A Kiss
6.
Cotton Tail
7.
Everything But You
8.
Love You Madly
9.
Fragmented Suite For Piano & Bass