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Ellington - Uptown

Ellington - Uptown

Performer: Ellington
Title: Uptown
Style: Big Band, Swing
Released: 1987
Cat#: VCK 40836
Country: US
Label: Columbia
Size MP3 version: 1299 mb
Size FLAC version: 2529 mb
Rating: 4.7
Votes: 592
Genre: Jazz

Ellington - Uptown


Written-By – E. Drake, Lenk, Tizol
2The Mooche
Written-By – D. Ellington, I. Mills
3A Tone Parallel To Harlem (Harlem Suite)
Written-By – D. Ellington
4Take The "A" Train
Vocals – Betty RochéWritten-By – B. Strayhorn
5The Controversial Suite, Part I (Before My Time)
Written-By – D. Ellington
6Skin Deep
Written-By – L. Bellson
7The Controversial Suite, Part II (Later)
Written-By – D. Ellington


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
ML 4639Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Ellington Uptown ‎(LP, Album, Mono)Columbia, Columbia MasterworksML 4639US1951
CBS 460830 1Duke Ellington Ellington Uptown ‎(LP, Album, Mono, RE, RM)CBSCBS 460830 1Europe1988
ML 4639Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Ellington Uptown ‎(LP, Album, Mono)Columbia, Columbia MasterworksML 4639US1951
20AP 1437Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Ellington Uptown ‎(LP, Album, Mono, RE)CBS/Sony20AP 1437Japan1979
CL 830Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Hi-Fi Ellington Uptown ‎(LP, Album, Mono)ColumbiaCL 830Canada1956


  • BassWendell Marshall
  • DrumsLouis Bellson
  • Engineer, Technician [Digital Restoration]Larry Keyes
  • Leader, PianoDuke Ellington
  • PianoBilly Strayhorn (tracks: 1, 2, 4, 7)
  • ProducerGeorge Avakian
  • SaxophoneHarry Carney, Hilton Jefferson (tracks: 1, 2, 4, 7), Jimmy Hamilton, Paul Gonsalves, Russell Procope, Willie Smith (tracks: 3)
  • TromboneBritt Woodman, Juan Tizol, Quentin Jackson
  • TrumpetWilliam Anderson (tracks: 1, 2, 4, 7), Clark Terry, Dick Vance (tracks: 3), Francis Williams (tracks: 3, 5, 6), Harold Baker (tracks: 3, 5, 6), Ray Nance, Willie Cook


  • Barcode (Text): 0 61213 40836 6 02


  • Manufactured By – Columbia Records
  • Recorded At – Columbia 30th Street Studio



Ellington Uptown also released as Hi-Fi Ellington Uptown is an album by American pianist, composer and bandleader Duke Ellington recorded for the Columbia label in 1951 & 1952. The album was re-released on CD in 2004 with additional tracks recorded in 1947 and originally released as the Liberian Suite EP. Ellington Uptown, Masterpieces By Ellington - Duke Ellington. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. Ellington Uptown - Duke Ellington And His Orchestra. Ellington Uptown is a music album by Duke Ellington And His Orchestra released in 1953. Ellington Uptown is ranked 3,060th in the overall chart, 78th in the 1950s, and 2nd in the year 1953. This album is rated in the top 4 of all albums on . Album 1953 13 Songs. Complete your Duke Ellington And His Orchestra collection. Listen free to Duke Ellington Ellington Uptown Skin Deep, The Mooche and more. 13 tracks 71:06. Ellington Uptown. Duke Ellington. Ellington Uptown Tracklist