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I think it is "Pyramid" with Carney all the way. Also he took some extensive 
solo on BG Carnegie Hall 1938. Concert (please, look at the full, unedited 
version of that concert, issued few years ago.

Milan


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From: "Michael Fitzgerald" <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Sunday, February 04, 2007 7:25 PM
Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Harry Carney


> At 11:18 PM 2/3/2007, you wrote:
>>Someone on this list probably has encyclopedic knowledge of Duke 
>>Ellington.  In all my Ellington stuff, I can only think of two records 
>>with solos by Harry Carney.  Any recommendations?
>
> There are a bunch - some briefer than others. The following is by no means 
> complete.
>
> Sophisticated Lady (many - but not all - recordings)
> Frustration (many recordings)
> Got Everything But You (1928)
> I Must Have That Man (1928)
> Stepping Into Swing Society (1938)
> Jack The Bear (1940)
> So Far, So Good (1940)
> Cotton Tail (1940)
> Blue Goose (1940)
> At A Dixie Roadside Diner (1940)
> My Greatest Mistake (1940)
> Sepia Panorama (1940)
> Five O'Clock Whistle (1940)
> Sidewalks Of New York (1940)
> Jumpin' Punkins (1941)
> John Hardy's Wife (1941)
> Chocolate Shake (1941)
> The Brown-Skinned Gal (1941)
> I Don't Know What Kind Of Blues I Got (1941)
> Perdido (1942)
> I Don't Mind (1942)
> Work Song (from Black, Brown, & Beige) (1944)
> Prelude To A Kiss (1945)
> Black And Tan Fantasy (1945)
> In A Sentimental Mood (1945)
> Blues Is The Night (1946)
> Just You, Just Me (1946)
> My Honey's Lovin' Arms (1946)
> Memphis Blues (1946)
> Royal Garden Blues (1946)
> Golden Feather (1946)
> Progressive Gavotte (1947)
> Ultra Deluxe (1953)
> Falling Like A Raindrop (1954)
> Festival Junction (1956)
> Prima Bara Dubla (1958, with Gerry Mulligan)
> Villes Ville Is The Place, Man (1959)
> In A Mellotone (1959)
> Stay Awake (from Mary Poppins) (1964)
> Agra (from Far East Suite) (1966)
> A Chromatic Love Affair (1967)
>
> Carney also was featured clarinet soloist on Rockin' In Rhythm. He can be 
> heard on bass clarinet on I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart and Black Beauty 
> (both 1945). Early on he played alto and soprano as well and solos on alto 
> on What Can A Poor Fellow Do and on soprano on Blue Bubbles (both 1927). 
> Be careful in this early period since Otto Hardwick also played baritone 
> (and bass sax) and some baritone solos are by him.
>
> I believe the DESOR discography - Duke Ellington's Story On Records - by 
> Massagli, Pusateri and Volonte indicates soloists, so if you really want a 
> comprehensive list, it should be able to supply the information.
>
> Lastly, FWIW, Carney led a few dates - 1946 for HRS (now on a Mosaic boxed 
> set); 1947 for WAX (now on a Storyville CD); 1947 for Clef (on the Verve 
> CD The Jazz Scene); 1954 for Clef (now on a Ben Webster Verve CD); and 
> 1960 for Columbia.
>
> Mike
>
>
> mike at jazzdiscography.com
> www.jazzdiscography.com
>
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