The October 1940 Duke Ellington Discography



October 1, 1940
Studio session for RCA Victor, Chicago, Illinois
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80 You
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Pitter Panther Patter The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk I (Track 7) Alternate
80 You
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Pitter Panther Patter The Chronological Classics 1940 Vol. 2 (Track 5) His Master's Voice B.9179
Victor 27221-B
63 Body And Soul Solos, Duets and Trios (Track 12) Take 1
61 You
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Body And Soul Solos, Duets and Trios (Track 13) Take 2
63 You
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Body And Soul Solos, Duets and Trios (Track 14) His Master's Voice B.9211
Victor 27406-A
62 You
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Sophisticated Lady The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk I (Track 12) Alternate
61 You
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Sophisticated Lady The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk I (Track 13) His Master's Voice B.9179
Victor 27221-A
59 You
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Mr. J.B. Blues Anniversary (Disc 9, Track 8) His Master's Voice B.9211
Victor 27406-B
60 You
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Mr. J.B. Blues The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk I (Track 15) Alternate


October 3, 1940
NBC Radio Broadcast from Hotel Sherman, Chicago, Illinois
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96 In A Mellow Tone KUCR 112th Birthday Tribute
84 You
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Ring Dem Bells
Vocal by Cootie Williams
Jazz Supreme 705 (Track 16)


October 17, 1940
Studio session for RCA Victor, Chicago, Illinois
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97 Warm Valley Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 3) Alternate
96 You
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Warm Valley The Chronological Classics 1940 Vol. 2 (Track 10) VDisc 10B
Victor 20-1534-B
Victor 26796-A
Victor A-1498
96 Flaming Sword Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 1) Alternate
96 You
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Flaming Sword The Chronological Classics 1940 Vol. 2 (Track 9) Victor 26796-B
97 Flaming Sword Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 2) Alternate


October 28, 1940
Studio session for RCA Victor, Chicago, Illinois
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96 You
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Across The Track Blues The Chronological Classics 1940 Vol. 2 (Track 11) His Master's Voice J.O.153
Victor 27235-B
96 Across The Track Blues Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 4) Alternate
93 You
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Chlo-e The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk I (Track 23) His Master's Voice J.O.153
Victor 27235-A
Victor 20-1547-B
92 You
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I Never Felt This Way Before
Vocal by Herb Jeffries
The Chronological Classics 1940 Vol. 2 (Track 13) His Master's Voice E.A. 3254
VDisc 453A
Victor 27247-A
93 I Never Felt This Way Before
Vocal by Herb Jeffries
Volume 8 1940-1941 The Alternate Takes (Track 5) Alternate