The January 1966 Duke Ellington Discography



January 19 & 20, 1966
Soundtrack for Paramount feature "Assault On A Queen", Los Angeles, California
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
85 Mama Bahama Assault on a Queen (Track 2) DE6602a
83 Beautiful Woman Walks Well Assault on a Queen (Track 3) DE6602b
78 The First Dive Assault on a Queen (Track 7) DE6602c
93 Beautiful Woman Walks Well Assault on a Queen (Track 12) DE6602d
0:53 excerpt
94 Blessings On The Night Assault on a Queen (Track 9) DE6602#
0:44 excerpt
94 Drink Up, Lincoln Assault on a Queen (Track 10) DE6602#
0:55 excerpt
78 Can He Swim? Assault on a Queen (Track 5) DE6602#
85 The Big Heist Assault on a Queen (Track 17) DE6602#
0:15 excerpt
77 The Big Heist Assault on a Queen (Track 19) DE6602#


January 23, 1966
"Ed Sullivan Show" CBS Television Broadcast, New York, New York
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
85 Audio
Medley: Things Ain't What They Used To Be Ed Sullivan Show DE6603aa
83 Audio
Medley: I Got It Bad Ed Sullivan Show DE6603ab
78 Audio
Medley: Cotton Tail Ed Sullivan Show DE6603ac
56 Audio
There will Never Be Another You
Vocal by Marie Ellington
Ed Sullivan Show DE6603b


January 28, 1966
Concert at the Centennial Hall, Frankfurt, West Germany
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
74 Audio
Fugi Elvin chez Duke, European Tour, January 1966, MDD 007 (Track 12a) DE6605g
85 Audio
Igoo Elvin chez Duke, European Tour, January 1966, MDD 007 (Track 12b) DE6605h
82 Audio
Nagoya Elvin chez Duke, European Tour, January 1966, MDD 007 (Track 12c) DE6605i
84 Audio
Tokyo Elvin chez Duke, European Tour, January 1966, MDD 007 (Track 12d) DE6605j


January 29, 1966
Concert at the Salle Pleyel, Paris, France
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
68 Audio
Take The "A" Train Elvin chez Duke, European Tour, January 1966, MDD 007 (Track 11) DE6606b
76 Audio
Take The "A" Train Elvin chez Duke, European Tour, January 1966, MDD 007 (Track 1) DE6607a
86 Audio
Black And Tan Fantasy Elvin chez Duke, European Tour, January 1966, MDD 007 (Track 2a) DE6607b
86 Audio
Creole Love Call Elvin chez Duke, European Tour, January 1966, MDD 007 (Track 2b) DE6607c
84 Audio
The Mooche Elvin chez Duke, European Tour, January 1966, MDD 007 (Track 2c) DE6607d
89 Audio
Chelsea Bridge Elvin chez Duke, European Tour, January 1966, MDD 007 (Track 3) DE6607f
88 Audio
El Viti Elvin chez Duke, European Tour, January 1966, MDD 007 (Track 4) DE6607g
81 Audio
La Plus Belle Africaine Elvin chez Duke, European Tour, January 1966, MDD 007 (Track 5) DE6607i
68 Audio
Trombone Buster Elvin chez Duke, European Tour, January 1966, MDD 007 (Track 6) DE6607j
96 Audio
Passion Flower Elvin chez Duke, European Tour, January 1966, MDD 007 (Track 7) DE6607k
82 Audio
Things Ain't What They Used To Be Elvin chez Duke, European Tour, January 1966, MDD 007 (Track 8) DE6607l
81 Audio
Wings And Things Elvin chez Duke, European Tour, January 1966, MDD 007 (Track 9) DE6607m


January 30, 1966
Concert at the Opera House, Milan, Italy
Grade Audio
Title Source Note
82 Audio
Take The "A" Train Duke & Ella Teatro Lirico Milano (Track 1) DE6608a
85 Audio
Black And Tan Fantasy Duke & Ella Teatro Lirico Milano (Track 2a) DE6608b
83 Audio
Creole Love Call Duke & Ella Teatro Lirico Milano (Track 2b) DE6608c
83 Audio
The Mooche Duke & Ella Teatro Lirico Milano (Track 2c) DE6608d
81 Audio
Soul Call Duke & Ella Teatro Lirico Milano (Track 3) DE6608e
84 Audio
Chelsea Bridge Duke & Ella Teatro Lirico Milano (Track 4) DE6608f
86 Audio
El Viti Duke & Ella Teatro Lirico Milano (Track 5) DE6608g
78 Audio
The Opener Duke & Ella Teatro Lirico Milano (Track 6) DE6608h
83 Audio
Fugi Duke & Ella in Milano DE6608none
88 Audio
Igoo Duke & Ella in Milano DE6608none
87 Audio
Nagoya Duke & Ella in Milano DE6608none
88 Audio
Tokyo Duke & Ella in Milano DE6608none
82 Audio
Sophisticated Lady Duke & Ella Teatro Lirico Milano (Track 7) DE6608i
63 Audio
Take The "A" Train Duke & Ella Teatro Lirico Milano (Track 8) DE6608j
95 Audio
Passion Flower Duke & Ella Teatro Lirico Milano (Track 9) DE6608k
82 Audio
Things Ain't What They Used To Be Duke & Ella Teatro Lirico Milano (Track 10) DE6608l
80 Audio
Wings And Things Duke & Ella Teatro Lirico Milano (Track 11) DE6608m
80 Audio
Jam With Sam Duke & Ella Teatro Lirico Milano (Track 12) DE6608n
72 Audio
Satin Doll
Vocal by Ella Fitzgerald
Duke & Ella in Milano DE6608none
72 Audio
Wives And Lovers
Vocal by Ella Fitzgerald
Duke & Ella in Milano DE6608none
88 Audio
Something To Live For
Vocal by Ella Fitzgerald
Duke & Ella in Milano DE6608none
84 Audio
Let's Do It
Vocal by Ella Fitzgerald
Duke & Ella in Milano DE6608none
74 Audio
Sweet Georgia Brown
Vocal by Ella Fitzgerald
Duke & Ella in Milano DE6608none
77 Audio
Cotton Tail
Vocal by Ella Fitzgerald
Duke & Ella Teatro Lirico Milano (Track 17) DE6608o
80 Audio
Unidentified Title Teatro Lirico 30Jan66 DE6609none
78 Audio
Unidentified Title Teatro Lirico 30Jan66 DE6609none
82 Audio
Such Sweet Thunder
Vocal by Vittorio Gassman
Theatre - TV - Cinema (Track 28) DE6609a
81 I'm Just A Lucky So And So
Vocal by Ella Fitzgerald
Teatro Lirico 30Jan66 DE6609b
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