The Duke Ellington Songbook, Vol. 1

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The Duke Ellington Songbook, Vol. 1
Studio album by Sarah Vaughan
Recorded 1979
Genre Jazz, Vocal jazz, Jazz standards
Length 41:04
Label Pablo
Producer Norman Granz
Sarah Vaughan chronology
How Long Has This Been Going On?
(1979)
The Duke Ellington Songbook, Vol. 1
(1979)
The Duke Ellington Songbook, Vol. 2
(1979)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

The Duke Ellington Songbook, Vol. 1 is an album of Duke Ellington standards performed by Sarah Vaughan. It was recorded in 1979 and released on the Pablo label.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "In a Sentimental Mood" (Duke Ellington, Manny Kurtz, Irving Mills — 4:22
  2. "I'm Just a Lucky So-and-So" (Mack David, Ellington) — 4:29
  3. "(In My) Solitude" (Eddie DeLange, Ellington, Mills) — 4:25
  4. "I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart" (Ellington, Mills, Henry Nemo, John Redmond) — 3:34
  5. "I Didn't Know About You" (Ellington, Bob Russell — 4:10
  6. "All Too Soon" (Ellington, Carl Sigman) — 3:48
  7. "Lush Life" (Billy Strayhorn) — 4:30
  8. "In a Mellow Tone" (Ellington, Milt Gabler) — 3:20
  9. "Sophisticated Lady" (Ellington, Mills, Mitchell Parish) — 4:05
  10. "Day Dream" (Ellington, John Latouche, Strayhorn) — 5:04

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