Soul Call

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Soul Call
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Live album by
Released1967
RecordedJuly 10–29, 1966, at the Juan-les-Pins/Antibes Jazz Festival, Côte d'Azur
GenreJazz
Length54:41
LabelVerve
ProducerNorman Granz
Duke Ellington chronology
Ella and Duke at the Cote D'Azur
(1967)
Soul Call
(1967)
The Popular Duke Ellington
(1961)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[1]

Soul Call is a 1967 live album by Duke Ellington and his orchestra, recorded live at the Juan-les-Pins/Antibes Jazz Festival on the Côte d'Azur.[2] Ella Fitzgerald appeared with Ellington and his band at the same festival, and a more complete version of Ellington's appearance at the festival is documented on the 1998 album Ella and Duke at the Cote D'Azur.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "La Plus Belle Africaine" (Duke Ellington) – 14:00
  2. "West Indian Pancake" (Ellington) – 4:41
  3. "Soul Call" (Louie Bellson, Henry Bellson) – 3:09
  4. "Skin Deep" (Bellson) – 13:03
  5. "Jam with Sam" (Ellington) – 3:38
  6. "Sophisticated Lady" (Ellington, Irving Mills, Mitchell Parish) – 4:20 Bonus track on Cd reissue
  7. "Wings and Things" (Johnny Hodges) – 3:00 Bonus track on Cd reissue
  8. "The Opener" (Ellington) – 3:16 Bonus track on Cd reissue
  9. "Caravan" (Ellington, Mills, Juan Tizol) – 6:18 Bonus track on Cd reissue
  10. "Kinda Dukish"/"Rockin' in Rhythm" (Ellington)/(Harry Carney, Ellington, Mills) – 5:55 Bonus track on Cd reissue
  11. "Such Sweet Thunder" (Ellington, Strayhorn) – 3:36 Bonus track on Cd reissue
  12. "Madness in Great Ones" (Ellington, Strayhorn) – 4:42 Bonus track on Cd reissue
  13. "Main Stem" (Ellington) – 4:21 Bonus track on Cd reissue
  14. "Take the "A" Train" (Strayhorn) – 5:13 Bonus track on Cd reissue
  • Recorded at Juan Les Pins on July 26 (track 9), July 27 (tracks 2, 4-6, 8 & 10), July 28 (tracks 1, 3 & 11-14) and July 29 (track 7)

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