The May 1937 Duke Ellington Discography



Between March and June 1937
Radio Broadcast from the Cotton Club, New York, New York
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
94 Audio
Diminuendo In Blue Savory Collection
91 Audio
China Boy Oct. 2, 2018 Savory Collection Podcast
88 Audio
My Old Flame
Vocal by Ivie Anderson
Oct. 2, 2018 Savory Collection Podcast
82 Audio
Downtown Uproar The Savory Collection Part 5


May 8, 1937
CBS Radio "Saturday Night Swing Club" broadcast, New York, New York
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
73 Audio
Soda Fountain Rag At The Cotton Club (Disc 1, Track 1)
73 Audio
Solitude At The Cotton Club (Disc 1, Track 2a)
73 Audio
In A Sentimental Mood At The Cotton Club (Disc 1, Track 2b)


May 14, 1937
Studio session for Master, New York, New York
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
96 Audio
Caravan The Best of Duke Ellington (1932-1939), Disk 3 (Track 3) Brunswick m7997
Columbia 36120
Columbia L 6
Master MA 131
Odeon 279.781
Parlophone R.3041
96 Audio
Azure The Best of Duke Ellington (1932-1939), Disk 3 (Track 4) Brunswick m7997
Columbia 36120
Columbia L 6
Master MA 131
VDisc 183B


May 20, 1937
Studio session for Master, New York, New York
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
93 Audio
Foolin' Myself
Vocal by Buddy Clark
The Complete 1936-1940 Variety, Vocalion and Okeh Small Group Sessions (CD 2, Track 19) Take 1
93 Foolin' Myself
Vocal by Buddy Clark
The Complete 1936-1940 Variety, Vocalion and Okeh Small Group Sessions (CD 2, Track 18) Take 2
95 Audio
A Sailboat In The Moonlight
Vocal by Buddy Clark
The Chronogical Duke Ellington and His Orchestra 1937 (Track 23) Variety VA 586
94 A Sailboat In The Moonlight
Vocal by Buddy Clark
Stew Burp Small Groups Big Band 1936-1939 (Track 10) Alternate
91 You'll Never Go To Heaven
Vocal by Buddy Clark
The Complete 1936-1940 Variety, Vocalion and Okeh Small Group Sessions (CD 2, Track 23) Take 1
90 Audio
You'll Never Go To Heaven
Vocal by Buddy Clark
The Complete 1936-1940 Variety, Vocalion and Okeh Small Group Sessions (CD 2, Track 22) Take 2
88 Audio
Peckin'
Vocal by Cootie Williams
The Complete 1936-1940 Variety, Vocalion and Okeh Small Group Sessions (CD 2, Track 26) Take 1
89 Audio
Peckin'
Vocal by Cootie Williams
The Alternative Takes, Vol. 6 1937-1938 (Track 1) Take 2
89 Peckin'
Vocal by Cootie Williams
The Complete 1936-1940 Variety, Vocalion and Okeh Small Group Sessions (CD 2, Track 24) Take 3
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