Confusingly there are two Ellington albums called Live At The Blue Note, one from 1952 and the other from 1959 Live At The Blue Note.
The 1952 album compiles two radio broadcasts from 1952.
The original vinyl album release was on Aircheck with a CD released by Musidisk. It’s now available as an import on Tokuma.
Songs On Duke Ellington Live At The Blue Note 1952
1. Take The A Train
3. All Of Me
5. Hawk Talks
6. Do Nothing Till You Hear
7. V.I.P.’S Boogie
8. Jam With Sam
9. Just A Sittin & A Rockin
10. Mood Indigo
11. Take The A Trane
12. Tulip Or Turnip
15. Rockin In Rhythm
16. Sophisticated Lady
17. Take The A Trane
18. Flying Home
Buying Duke Ellington Live At The Blue Note 1952
It is available from Amazon.com – Amazon.co.uk
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