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Old Man Blues

Check And Double Check

Duke Ellington

1930
Duke Ellington and his Orchestra

Old Man Blues

Check And Double Check

Duke Ellington

Short filmUSAB&WMimedEntry id = 4137
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Instrumental

Pathetone Weekly

Duke Ellington

1933
Duke Ellington and his Band. Brief clip in Pathetone Weekly.

Instrumental

Pathetone Weekly

Duke Ellington

Short filmUKB&WMimedEntry id = 1763
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Stormy Weather*, Bugle Call Rag, Lightnin', A Bundle Of Blues, Rockin' In Rhythm

A Bundle Of Blues

Duke Ellington

1933
Duke Ellington and his Orchestra. *Ivie Anderson - vocals

Stormy Weather*, Bugle Call Rag, Lightnin', A Bundle Of Blues, Rockin' In Rhythm

A Bundle Of Blues

Duke Ellington

Short filmUSAB&WMimedEntry id = 8908
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Memphis Blues*, My Old Flame, Troubled Waters, When A St Louis Woman Goes Down To New Orleans

Belle Of The Nineties

Mae West

1934
With The Duke Ellington Orchestra

Memphis Blues*, My Old Flame, Troubled Waters, When A St Louis Woman Goes Down To New Orleans

Belle Of The Nineties

Mae West

FilmUSAColourMimedEntry id = 19107
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Symphony In Black: A Rhapsody Of Negro Life

Symphony In Black

Duke Ellington

1935

Symphony In Black: A Rhapsody Of Negro Life

Symphony In Black

Duke Ellington

Short filmUSAB&WMimedEntry id = 4094
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Cottontail

Soundie

Duke Ellington

1941
Includes Ben Webster - saxophone

Cottontail

Soundie

Duke Ellington

Jukebox filmUSAB&WMimedEntry id = 4760
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I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good

Soundie

Duke Ellington

1942
Duke Ellington and his Orchestra. Ivie Anderson - vocals

I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good

Soundie

Duke Ellington

Jukebox filmUSAB&WMimedEntry id = 6074
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Flamingo

Soundie

Duke Ellington

1942
Duke Ellington and his Orchestra. Herb Jeffries - vocals

Flamingo

Soundie

Duke Ellington

Jukebox filmUSAB&WMimedEntry id = 9355
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The Jam Session (C-Jam Blues)

Soundie

Duke Ellington

1942
Duke Ellington and his Orchestra

The Jam Session (C-Jam Blues)

Soundie

Duke Ellington

Jukebox filmUSAB&WMimedEntry id = 776
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Mood Indigo, Sophisticated Lady, It Don't Mean A Thing If It Ain't Got That Swing, Don't Get Around Much Anymore

Duke Ellington And His Orchestra

Duke Ellington

1943
Duke Ellington and his Orchestra

Mood Indigo, Sophisticated Lady, It Don't Mean A Thing If It Ain't Got That Swing, Don't Get Around Much Anymore

Duke Ellington And His Orchestra

Duke Ellington

Short filmUSAB&WMimedEntry id = 4138
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Going Up

Cabin In The Sky

Duke Ellington

1943
Duke Ellington and his Orchestra

Going Up

Cabin In The Sky

Duke Ellington

FilmUSAB&WMimedEntry id = 7276
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Caravan, The Hawk Talks, The Mooche, Mood Indigo, Solitude, Sophisticated Lady, V.I.P.'s Boogie

Telescriptions

Duke Ellington

1952
Filmed March 14, 1952. Duke Ellington and his Orchestra

Caravan, The Hawk Talks, The Mooche, Mood Indigo, Solitude, Sophisticated Lady, V.I.P.'s Boogie

Telescriptions

Duke Ellington

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Hits Medley, Sophisticated Lady

Summertime

Duke Ellington

1958

Hits Medley, Sophisticated Lady

Summertime

Duke Ellington

TV showCanadaB&WLive performanceEntry id = 3528
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Includes Black And Tan Fantasy, Creole Love Call, The Mooche, Such Sweet Thunder, Rockin' In Rhythm, Sonnet To Hank Cinq, VIP's Boogie, Jam With Sam, El Gato,

Concert (Zurich)

Duke Ellington

1959
Includes Cat Anderson, Clark Terry, Ray Nance, Johnny Hodges, Paul Gonsalves, Harry Carney

Includes Black And Tan Fantasy, Creole Love Call, The Mooche, Such Sweet Thunder, Rockin' In Rhythm, Sonnet To Hank Cinq, VIP's Boogie, Jam With Sam, El Gato,

Concert (Zurich)

Duke Ellington

Concert filmGermanyB&WLive performanceEntry id = 236
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Anatomy Of A Murder, Flirty Bird

The Ed Sullivan Show

Duke Ellington

1959
First broadcast June 28, 1959

Anatomy Of A Murder, Flirty Bird

The Ed Sullivan Show

Duke Ellington

TV showUSAB&WLive performanceEntry id = 18975
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Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen, Duke's Place*, In A Mellow Tone*

The Ed Sullivan Show

Louis Armstrong

1961
First broadcast December 17, 1961. *With Duke Ellington

Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen, Duke's Place*, In A Mellow Tone*

The Ed Sullivan Show

Louis Armstrong

TV showUSAB&WLive performanceEntry id = 20416
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Duke's Place, In A Mellow Tone

The Ed Sullivan Show

Duke Ellington

1961
First broadcast December 17, 1961. With Louis Armstrong

Duke's Place, In A Mellow Tone

The Ed Sullivan Show

Duke Ellington

TV showUSAB&WLive performanceEntry id = 21011
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Take The A Train, Satin Doll, Bloe By Blow, Things Ain't What They Used To Be, VIP's Boogie And Jam With Sam, Kinda Dukish, Good Years Of Jazz

Goodyear Jazz Concert

Duke Ellington

1962
Duke Ellington and his Orchestra

Take The A Train, Satin Doll, Bloe By Blow, Things Ain't What They Used To Be, VIP's Boogie And Jam With Sam, Kinda Dukish, Good Years Of Jazz

Goodyear Jazz Concert

Duke Ellington

TV showUSAColourMimedEntry id = 3967
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Rockin' In Rhythm, Passion Flower, Things Ain't What They Used To Be

Newport Jazz Festival 1962

Duke Ellington

1962
Freebody Park, Newport, Rhode Island, July 8, 1962. Duke Ellington Orchestra, including Johnny Hodges

Rockin' In Rhythm, Passion Flower, Things Ain't What They Used To Be

Newport Jazz Festival 1962

Duke Ellington

Concert filmUSAB&WLive performanceEntry id = 1531
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Take The A Train, Satin Doll*

Here's Edie

Duke Ellington

1962
First broadcast October 23, 1962. Duke Ellington and his Orchestra, featuring Johnny Hodges, Harry Carney, Ray Nance. *With Edie Adams

Take The A Train, Satin Doll*

Here's Edie

Duke Ellington

TV showUSAB&WLive performanceEntry id = 14775
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Includes - Satin Doll, Alcibiades (Timon Of Athens March), Tutti For Cootie

The Big Bands

Duke Ellington

1965
Duke Ellington and his Orchestra

Includes - Satin Doll, Alcibiades (Timon Of Athens March), Tutti For Cootie

The Big Bands

Duke Ellington

TV showUSAB&WMimedEntry id = 3950
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Includes - Take The A Train, Impressions Of The Far East, Cotton Tail, Satin Doll, Mood Indigo, Jeep's Blues

Love You Madly

Duke Ellington

1965
Filmed at the Basin St.West Jazz Club, North Beach, 1965. Duke Ellington Orchestra.

Includes - Take The A Train, Impressions Of The Far East, Cotton Tail, Satin Doll, Mood Indigo, Jeep's Blues

Love You Madly

Duke Ellington

Concert filmUSAB&WLive performanceEntry id = 6305
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In The Beginning God

Love You Madly

Duke Ellington

1965
Recording session filmed at Coast Recorders, 1965. Duke Ellington Orchestra.

In The Beginning God

Love You Madly

Duke Ellington

Concert filmUSAB&WLive performanceEntry id = 6307
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Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me, It Don't Mean A Thing

The Ed Sullivan Show

Ella Fitzgerald

1965
First broadcast March 7, 1965. With Duke Ellington and Orchestra

Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me, It Don't Mean A Thing

The Ed Sullivan Show

Ella Fitzgerald

TV showUSAB&WLive performanceEntry id = 18576
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Instrumental

Monterey Jazz Festival 1965

Duke Ellington

1965
Filmed at Monterey Jazz Festival, September 1965. Duke Ellington Orchestra. Clip featured in 1967 film Love You Madly.

Instrumental

Monterey Jazz Festival 1965

Duke Ellington

Concert filmUSAB&WLive performanceEntry id = 6306