9 thoughts on “ Aristocracy A La Jean Lafitte - Duke Ellington - New Orleans Suite (Vinyl, LP, Album) ”

  1. Recorded on April 27, (tracks A1, A2, A4, B1 and B3), and on May 13, (A3, A5, B2 and B4) at the National Recording Studios, New York City/5(2).
  2. Label: Atlantic - • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: Argentina • Genre: Jazz, Blues • Style: Post Bop, Big Band Duke Ellington - New Orleans Suite (, Vinyl) | Discogs Explore4/5(3).
  3. 'New Orleans Suite' released in is a superb example of late period orchestrated big band Ellington. Beset as he was with the death of valued band mates such as Billy Strayhorn and Johnny Hodges and the natural deprecations of old age, Ellington was still able to produce the sort of memorable, fresh and wholly involving music we get here/5(34).
  4. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Gatefold Vinyl release of New Orleans Suite on Discogs. Label: Atlantic - SD • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Stereo Gatefold • Country: US • Genre: Jazz, Blues • Style: Soul-Jazz, Big Band Aristocracy A La Jean Lafitte: B4: Portrait Of Mahalia Jackson: Duke Ellington 4/5(2).
  5. Jan 01,  · Check out Aristocracy a La Jean Lafitte by Duke Ellington on Amazon Music. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on grisgulminefonwand.matnavithowawhocotacomppumobath.co Duke Ellington. From the Album New Orleans Suite January 1, $ Start your day free trial of Unlimited to listen to this song plus tens of millions more songs. Exclusive Prime pricing.
  6. referencing New Orleans Suite, LP, Album, Gat, My copy is Atlantic but has a sticker on the back cover with K covering the cat# and stating "AN ATLANTIC RECORD DISTRIBUTED BY KINNEY RECORD GROUP LIMITED" and the inside of the gatefold sleeve is upside-down!
  7. “Aristocracy a la Jean Lafitte” is Duke Ellington’s way of honoring the most famous pirate in the history of New Orleans, Jean Lafitte, who actually was of help to the city during the War of
  8. Apr 27,  · This late-period Duke Ellington album is perhaps most notable for including altoist Johnny Hodges' final recordings. In fact, Hodges was supposed to record his first soprano solo in nearly 30 years on "Portrait of Sidney Bechet," but he passed away before the second session. The set consists of the five-song "New Orleans Suite" plus tributes to Wellman Braud, Bechet (tenor saxophonist Paul.
  9. The album features the final recordings of longtime Ellington saxophonist Johnny Hodges, who died between the album's two recording sessions. The album won a Grammy Award in for Best Jazz Performance by a Big Band. The suite was commissioned by George Wein for the New Orleans Jazz Festival.

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