Duke Ellington Orchestra

Recording Years / Label
Name Member Years Instruments
Duke Ellington piano
Cat Anderson 1984 trumpet
Harold Baker trumpet
Aaron Bell 1984 bass
Bill Berry 1984 trumpet
Lawrence Brown trombone
Roy Burrowes 1984 trumpet
Harry Carney baritone sax
Jeff Castleman bass
Chuck Connors 1984 trombone
Buster Cooper trombone
Leon Cox 1984 trombone
Mercer Ellington trumpet
Paul Gonsalves 1984 tenor sax
Sonny Greer drums
Fred Guy guitar
Jimmy Hamilton 1984 clarinet, alto sax
Otto Hardwicke alto sax
Chauncey Haughton clarinet
Johnny Hodges alto sax
Herbie Jones trumpet
Wallace Jones trumpet
Ray Nance trumpet, violin
Sam Nanton trombone
Russell Procope 1984 alto sax
Junior Raglin bass
Betty Roche vocal
Rex Stewart trumpet
Juan Tizol valve trombone
Ben Webster tenor sax
Cootie Williams trumpet
Sam Woodyard 1984 drums
Name Birth Death
Duke Ellington 1899-04-29 1974-05-24
Cat Anderson 1916-09-12 1981-04-29
Harold Baker 1914-05-26 1966-11-08
Aaron Bell 1922-04-24 2003-07-28
Bill Berry 1958-07-31
Lawrence Brown 1907-08-03 1988-09-05
Roy Burrowes
Harry Carney 1910-04-01 1974-10-08
Jeff Castleman 1946-01-27
Chuck Connors 1930-08-18 1994-12-11
Buster Cooper 1929-04-04 2016-05-13
Leon Cox
Mercer Ellington 1919-03-11 1996-02-08
Paul Gonsalves 1920-07-12 1974-05-14
Sonny Greer 1895-12-13 1982-03-23
Fred Guy 1897-05-23 1971-11-22
Jimmy Hamilton 1917-05-25 1994-09-20
Otto Hardwicke 1904-05-31 1970-08-05
Chauncey Haughton 1909-02-28 1989-07-01
Johnny Hodges 1906-07-25 1970-05-11
Herbie Jones 1926-03-23 2001-03-19
Wallace Jones 1906-11-16 1983-02-23
Ray Nance 1913-12-10 1976-01-28
Sam Nanton 1904-02-01 1946-07-20
Russell Procope 1908-08-11 1981-01-21
Junior Raglin 1917-03-16 1955-11-10
Betty Roche 1920-01-09 1999-02-16
Rex Stewart 1907-02-22 1967-09-07
Juan Tizol 1900-01-22 1984-04-23
Ben Webster 1909-03-27 1973-09-20
Cootie Williams 1911-07-10 1985-09-15
Sam Woodyard 1925-01-07 1988-09-20