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The Fargo Concert (1038435)

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The Fargo Concert

Duke Ellington

Storyville

717101843527

STA 137361

1038435

JAZZ

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The Fargo Concert

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CD 16,52 €

2-CD DIGIPACK SET

This Fargo box set has been out of stock for a while but  now is  ready with a re-release of this fine double CD now packed as a digipak.
This new edition includes: “The Fargo Dance Date” by Jerry Valburn, “After Fargo” by William Strother, then a 19 year old Ellington-fan who happened to catch the band the very next evening after the Fargo date. His impressions of his first “live” exposure of the Ellington band and “Recording The Duke at Fargo 1940 by Jack Towers.

PERSONNEL:

REX STEWART,
cornet
WALLACE JONES, trumpet
RAY NANCE, trumpet, vilon, vocalist
JOSEPH NANTON, JUAN TIZOL, LAWRENCE BROWN, trombones
BARNEY BIGARD, clarinet, tenor sax
JOHHNY HODGES, alto & soprano saz, clarinet
OTTO HARDWICK, alto sax, clarinet
BEN WEBSTER, tenor sax, clarinet
HARRY CARNEY, baritone sax, clarinet
DUKE ELLINGTON, piano
FRED GUY, guitar
JIMMY BLANTON, bass
SONY GREER, drums
IVIE ANDERSON & HERB JEFFRIES, vocalists

Recorded live at the Crystal Ballroom, Fargo, North Dakota, November 7, 1940


CD 1 (77:32)
01. It's Glory
02. The Mooche
03. The Sheik Of Araby
04. Sepia Panorama
05. Ko Ko
06. There Shall Be No Night
07. Pussy Willow
08. Chatterbox
09. Mood Indigo
10. Harlem Airshaft
11. Ferryboat Serenade
12. Warm Valley
13. Stompy Jones
14. Chloe
15. Bojangles
16. On The Air
17. Rumpus In Richmond
18. Chaser
19. The Sidewalks Of New York
20. The Flaming Sword
21. Never No Lament
22. Caravan
23. Clarinet Lament

CD 2: (76:55)
01. Slap Happy
02. Sepia Panorama
03. Boy Meets Horn
04. Way Down Yonder In New Orleans
05. Oh Babe, Maybe Someday
06. Five O'Clock Whistle
07. Fanfare
08. Call Of The Canyon
09. Rockin' In Rhythm
10. Sophisticated Lady
11. Cotton Tail
12. Whispering Grass
13. Conga Brava
14. I Never Felt This Way Before
15. Across The Track Blues
16. Honeysuckle Rose
17. Wham
18. Star Dust