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Track Listing
CD1
1. Take the "A" Train [Opening Theme]
2. In the Shade of the Old AppleTree
3. Kissing Bug
4. Ellington Bond Promo
5. Bugle Breaks
6. A Friend of Yours
7. West Indian Dance
8. Ellington Bond Promo
9. Tonight I Shall Sleep (With aSmile on My Face)
10. Stomp, Look and Listen
11. I'm Beginning to See the Light [Station Break]
12. Take the "A" Train (Theme) [Broadcast Return]
13. (Medley) The Magazine Suite:Downbeat Shuffle
14. (Medley) The Magazine Suite:Esquire Swank
15. (Medley) The Magazine Suite:Metronome All Out [Ellington Bond Promo]
16. If You Are but a Dream
17. Bluetopia
18. Candy
19. Ellington Bond Promo
20. Main Stem
21. Take the "A" Train [Broadcast Close]
22. Midriff
23. A Door Will Open
24. My Little Brown Book
25. Stomp, Look and Listen

CD2
1. Waiting for the Train to Come In
2. Diminuendo in Blue
3. Rocks in My Bed
4. Crescendo in Blue
5. Everything but You [Broadcast Close]
6. Take the "A" Train [Opening Theme]
7. In a Mellow Tone
8. The Wish I Wish Tonight
9. Ellington Bond Promo
10. C Jam Blues
11. Ultra Violet
12. There's No You
13. Emancipation Celebration
14. Don't Get Around Much Anymore
15. Let the Zoomers Drool [Station Break]
16. Take the "A" Train (Theme) [Broadcast Return]
17. Reminiscing in Tempo
18. Everything but You [Ellington Bond Promo]
19. Ko Ko
20. The Mood to Be Wooed
21. Tea for Two
22. Ellington Bond Promo
23. Blues on the Double
24. Things Ain't What They Used to Be [Broadcast Close]
Artist:
Duke Ellington
Title:
Treasury shows Vol. 8 (2CD)
Label:
Ellington Treasury
Cat No:
9039008
Format:
CD
Price £12.99
In 1945 the U.S. Treasury Department sponsored a series of public service broadcasts by Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra as part of a promotional drive to sell war bonds to help fund victory in the Pacific. Remarkably these wonderful shows have survived all these years in good quality.

Vol 8 presents broadcasts from Boston and Marshfield, Massachusetts as well as bonus tracks from the New Zanzibar, New York
Also Available By - Duke Ellington