C JAM BLUES

Latest update on 12/05/2014

Artist: Duke Ellington
Author: Duke Ellington/Barney Bigard
Label: RCA Victor
Year: 1942

Introduced in a soundie with solo's by Ray Nance (violin), Rex Stewart (cornet), Ben Webster (tenor sax), Joe Norton (trombone), Sonny Greer (drums) and Barney Bigard (clarinet). Later also known as Duke's Place with lyrics by Bill Katts/Bob Thiele/Ruth Roberts.

Covers:

1946:

Bob Wills [Tiffany transcription]

1947:

Louis Armstrong [with Barney Bigard and in '61 as Duke's Place with Duke Ellington]

1957:

Clark Terry

1967:

Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band [riff throughout The Intro And The Outro]

1972:

Ella Fitzgerald

1974:

Charles Mingus [with Rashaan Roland Kirk]

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