Victor matrix PBVE-61011. Ring dem bells / Duke Ellington Orchestra

  • Description: Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo
  • Instrumentation: Bass, 3 clarinets, 4 saxophones, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, banjo, piano, and drums
  • Category: Instrumental with vocal refrain
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 10-in.
Notes
Instrumentation is from Victor ledgers and is not confirmed; collective personnel from notes to a reissue compilation CD. Personnel listings here are not intended to imply that every instrument listed is played on every master recorded at the session.
Victor ledgers (takes 4-6): "Roy Shield, present."
Source(s): CD: Duke Ellington centennial edition : The complete RCA Victor recordings (personnel); John Bolig files (issues); Rigler-Deutsch Index; Victor blue history card; trade catalog; Victor ledgers; disc.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
8/20/1930 Hollywood, California 1 Destroy
8/20/1930 Hollywood, California 2 Hold RCA Victor DUKE4 Compact disc
8/20/1930 Hollywood, California 3 Master/hold Victor 22528 10-in.
8/20/1930 Hollywood, California [3]7R Master/hold Victor 20-1532 10-in. Not confirmed as a dub of take 3; possibly take 7. BHC: Made 1/28/1943.
8/20/1930 Hollywood, California 3 Master/hold RCA Victor DUKE4 Compact disc
8/26/1930 Hollywood, California 4 Destroy
8/26/1930 Hollywood, California 5 Hold
8/26/1930 Hollywood, California 6 Master Victor 25076 10-in.
8/26/1930 Hollywood, California 6 Master Victor 42-0031 10-in.
8/26/1930 Hollywood, California 6 Master Gramophone B-5945 10-in.
8/26/1930 Hollywood, California 6 Master Gramophone 40-2804 (Not issued) 10-in. Gram. Co. face number.
8/26/1930 Hollywood, California 6 Master Gramophone B-5945 10-in.
8/26/1930 Hollywood, California 6 Master Gramophone (Australia) EA-834 10-in.
8/26/1930 Hollywood, California 6 Master Gramophone (Switzerland) JK-2842 10-in.
8/26/1930 Hollywood, California 6 Master RCA Victor 27-0031 45-rpm
8/26/1930 Hollywood, California 6 Master RCA Victor DUKE4 Compact disc

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Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix PBVE-61011. Ring dem bells / Duke Ellington Orchestra," accessed January 18, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800031455/PBVE-61011-Ring_dem_bells.

Victor matrix PBVE-61011. Ring dem bells / Duke Ellington Orchestra. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 18, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800031455/PBVE-61011-Ring_dem_bells.

"Victor matrix PBVE-61011. Ring dem bells / Duke Ellington Orchestra." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 18 January 2020.

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