Tonight (A)Live Podcast #8: Duke Ellington

Un salto indietro nel tempo fino agli anni ’50 per gustarci l’inconfondibile swing della Big Band del grande Duke Ellington in due storici concerti!

Scaletta:

Duke Ellington Big Band at Newport Jazz Festival (07-07-1956)

  • Festival Junction
  • Blues to Be There
  • Newport Up
  • Jeep’s Blues
  • Diminuendo e Crescendo in Blue

 


Duke Ellington Big Band at Concertgebouw,Amsterdam (02-11-1958)

  • Medley (Black And Tan Fantasy/Creole Love Call/The Mooche)
  • Harlem Air-Shaft
  • Sophisticated Lady
  • My Funny Valentine
  • Kinda Dukish/Rockin’ In Rhythm
  • Mr. Gentle And Mr. Cool
  • Jack The Bear
  • You Better Know It
  • All Of Me
  • Things Ain’t What They Used To Be
  • Hi Fi Fo Fum
  • Medley (Don’t Get Around Much Anymore/Do Nothin’ Till You Hear From Me/Don’t You Know I Care/In A Sentimental Mood/Mood Indigo/I’m Beginning To See The Light/Sophisticated Lady/Caravan/I Got It Bad/Just Squeeze Me/It Don’t Mean A Thing/Solitude/I Let A Song & Don’t Get Around Much)
  • Diminuendo e Crescendo in Blue

 

E questo Sabato (sempre 22.30) su Tonight (A)Live per la puntata numero 9 un doveroso omaggio ad una vera icona dei giradischi e dei dancefloor newyorkesi degli anni 70/80: David Mancuso e il suo (in tutti i sensi) The Loft.