The April 1945 Duke Ellington Discography



April 7, 1945
"Your Saturday Date With the Duke" ABC Radio Broadcast at the 400 Restaurant, New York, New York
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
93 Audio
Take The "A" Train The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 1 (Track 1)
93 Audio
Blutopia The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 1 (Track 2)
93 Audio
Midriff The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 1 (Track 3)
93 Audio
Creole Love Call
Vocal by Kay Davis
The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 1 (Track 4)
92 Audio
Suddenly It Jumped The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 1 (Track 5)
94 Audio
Frustration The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 1 (Track 6)
95 Audio
I'm Beginning To See The Light
Vocal by Joya Sherrill
The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 1 (Track 7)
93 Audio
Balcony Serenade The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 1 (Track 9)
94 Audio
Strange Feeling
Vocal by Al Hibbler
The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 1 (Track 10)
92 Audio
Dancers In Love The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 1 (Track 11)
93 Audio
Coloratura The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 1 (Track 12)
94 Audio
Air Conditioned Jungle The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 1 (Track 13)
93 Audio
I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues
Vocal by Al Hibbler, Kay Davis
The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 1 (Track 14)
93 Audio
Just Squeeze Me The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 1 (Track 15)
93 Audio
Passion Flower The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 1 (Track 16)


April 14, 1945
"A Tribute to F.D.R." ABC Radio Broadcast, New York, New York
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
94 Audio
Moon Mist The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 2 (Track 1)
88 Audio
New World A-Coming The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 2 (Track 2)
93 Audio
Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen
Vocal by Al Hibbler
The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 2 (Track 3)
92 Audio
Mood Indigo The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 2 (Track 4)
89 Audio
American Lullaby The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 2 (Track 5a)
94 Audio
Come Sunday The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 2 (Track 5b)
65 Audio
A City Called Heaven
Vocal by Kay Davis
The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 2 (Track 6)
89 Audio
Creole Love Call
Vocal by Kay Davis
The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 2 (Track 7)
93 Audio
Moon Mist The Treasury Shows, Volume 1, Disk 2 (Track 8)


April 21, 1945
"Your Saturday Date With the Duke" ABC Radio Broadcast at the 400 Restaurant, New York, New York
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
90 Audio
Take The "A" Train The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 1 (Track 1)
93 Audio
Mood To Be Wooed The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 1 (Track 2)
45 Audio
If You Are But A Dream
Vocal by Kay Davis
The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 1 (Track 3)
93 Audio
Riff Staccato The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 1 (Track 4)
95 Audio
I'm Beginning To See The Light
Vocal by Joya Sherrill
The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 1 (Track 5)
95 Audio
West Indian Dance The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 1 (Track 7) VDisc 657B
90 Audio
The Blues
Vocal by Marie Ellington
The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 1 (Track 8) VDisc 657A
92 Audio
Emancipation Celebration The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 1 (Track 9) VDisc 657B
96 Audio
Sugar Hill Penthouse The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 1 (Track 10) VDisc 657B
93 Audio
I Didn't Know About You The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 1 (Track 11)
94 Audio
Stomp, Look And Listen The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 1 (Track 12)
93 Audio
Frantic Fantasy The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 1 (Track 13) VDisc 575B
93 Audio
It Don't Mean A Thing
Vocal by Ray Nance, Taft Jordan
The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 1 (Track 14) VDisc 260B
VDisc 480B
94 Audio
I Didn't Know About You The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 1 (Track 15)


April 22, 1945
CBS Radio Broadcast, New York, New York
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
90 Take The "A" Train Goin' Up (Side 2, Track 1)
94 After A While Goin' Up (Side 2, Track 2)
91 I Ain't Got Nothin' But The Blues
Vocal by Ray Nance, Taft Jordan
Goin' Up (Side 2, Track 3)
93 Riff Staccato Goin' Up (Side 2, Track 4)
94 I Didn't Know About You
Vocal by Joya Sherrill
Goin' Up (Side 2, Track 5)
93 Main Stem Goin' Up (Side 2, Track 6)


April 26, 1945
Studio Session for RCA Victor, New York, New York
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
98 Audio
Kissing Bug
Vocal by Joya Sherrill
The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, Disk N (Track 15) His Master's Voice B.9465
Victor 20-1670-A


April 28, 1945
"Your Saturday Date With the Duke" ABC Radio Broadcast at the 400 Restaurant, New York, New York
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
95 Audio
Take The "A" Train The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 2 (Track 1)
94 Audio
Midriff The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 2 (Track 2)
94 Audio
Carnegie Blues The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 2 (Track 3)
95 Audio
Someone The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 2 (Track 4)
92 Audio
My Little Brown Book
Vocal by Al Hibbler
The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 2 (Track 5)
95 Audio
Kissing Bug
Vocal by Joya Sherrill
The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 2 (Track 6)
95 Audio
Ring Dem Bells
Vocal by Ray Nance
The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 2 (Track 7)
95 Audio
I'm Beginning To See The Light The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 2 (Track 8)
95 Audio
Work Song The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 2 (Track 10)
95 Audio
Come Sunday The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 2 (Track 11)
90 Audio
Candy
Vocal by Ray Nance
The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 2 (Track 12)
93 Audio
Teardrops In The Rain The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 2 (Track 14)
88 Audio
Accentuate The Positive
Vocal by Joya Sherrill
The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 2 (Track 15)
95 Audio
Way Low The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 2 (Track 16)
93 Audio
Take The "A" Train The Treasury Shows Vol. 2, Disk 2 (Track 17)
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