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Fascinatin' Rhythm

Duke’s Place — Part 2 ‑hon­our­ing the mas­ter com­pos­er , who would have cel­e­brat­ed a bir­rth­day on April 29, had he been allowed a hint at immor­tal­i­ty; yet his music is still very rel­e­vant as ween by recent releas­es by the likes of Jean Toots Thielemans/​Oscar Peterson/​Joe Pass, McCoy Tyn­er Trio, May­nard Fer­gu­son, Mer­cer Elling­ton, Dizzy Gille­spie Orch. Chico Haml­ton Quin­tet, Tom Bruner, Mark Mur­phy, Peter App­le­yard, Tont Ben­nett, Ella Fitzger­ald with the Duke, Count Basie ALum­ni Orch., The Scot­tish Nation­al Jazz Orch., Charles Mingus/​Max Roach/​Duke, Kath­leen Saadat/​Thomas Lauderdale/​Pink Mar­ti­ni, Ivie Ander­son, and Sadik Hakim Sex­tet to name but afew.

Set #1

Artist Song Album
Guido Basso/Petere Appleyard C Fascinating Rhythm Jazz Canadiana
McCoy Tyner Trio C Duke's Place Plays D. Ellington
Maynard Ferguson Orch. I'm Beginning To See The Light Plays Jazz For Dancin
Oscar Peterson Qt., feat. Toots Thielemans/Joe Pass Caravan Live At The North Seas Jazz Festival, The Hague, 1980
Duke Ellington Orch, feat. Ivie Anderson Me And You The Great D.E> Vocalsits
D.E..ington Orch, feat. Herb Jeffries You, You Darlin' The Great D.E> Vocalists

Set #2

Artist Song Album
Tom Bruner Prelude To A Kiss Homage To A Hero (Wes Montgomery)
Peter Appleyard, ffeat. Barbra Lica C Satin Doll Sophisticated Ladies
Dizzy Gillespie Orch. In A Mellow Tone A Portrait Of D.E.
Mark Murphy/Marco Tamburini Qt. Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me Live In Italy, 2001
Duke Ellington Orch., feat. Johnny Hodges Isfahan Far East Suite

Set #3

Artist Song Album
Count Basie Alumni Orch., feat. Bobby Ojeda Take The 'A' Train Count Plays Duke
Tony Bennett, feat. Gray Sargent I'm Just A Lucky So-And So SIngs Ellington or Hot & Cool
Chico Hamilton Quintet, feat. Paul Horn/Jim Hall Everything But You Ellington Suite
Kathleen Saadat/Pink Martini Mood Indigo Love For Sale

Set #4

Artist Song Album
The Scottish National Jazz Orchestra Sunset And The Mockingbird In The Spirit Of Duke
Duke Ellington Orch. Sugar Rum Cherry The Nutcracker Suite
Ella Fitzgerald/Duke Ellington Orch. Just Squeeze Me Live At The Cote D'Azur
Duke Ellington & Coleman Hawkins Self Portrait In Grand Company
Duke EWllington & Billy Strayhorn Drawing Room Blues In Grand Company
Duke Ellington Orch. Paris Blues OST Paris Blues