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Label: Mosaic Records
Collective Duke Ellington- piano & arranger; Billy Strayhorn- piano & arranger; Cootie Williams, Cat Anderson, Roy Burrowes, Ray Nance, Eddie Preston, Bill Berry, Rolf Ericson, Herbie Jones, Nat Woodard, Mercer Ellington, Howard McGhee, Richard Williams- trumpet; Lawrence Brown, Chuck Connors, Buster Cooper- trombone; Johnny Hodges- alto sax; Russell Procope- clarinet & alto sax; Jimmy Hamilton- clarinet & tenor sax; Paul Gonsalves- tenor sax; Harry Carney- baritone sax, clarinet, & bass clarinet; Stephane Grappelli, Ray Nance- violin; Svend Asmussen- viola; Ernie Shepard, Major Holley, Peck Morrison, John Lamb- bass; Sam Woodyard- drums; The Paris Symphony Orchestra, The Hamburg Symphony Orchestra, The Stockholm Symphony Orchestra, The La Scala Symphony Orchestra
Track Information:103 performances, including two previously unissued cuts.