• Duke Ellington is
a prominent figure in the world of Jazz. His career starting at the
tender age of 17
lasting 58 years until his death in 1974, creating a legacy as one
of the most prolific
jazz icons of all time.
• Demon are
releasing all 10 of the original SAJA Records releases, as well as a
selection of tracks for the ‘Duke Ellington Sessions’ complete with
brand new artwork.
• These albums are
part of a collection of rare takes and versions from his personal
by Ellington himself between the years of 1956 to 1971. This
will will include
popular tracks “Take the A Train”“Mood Indigo” and “In a Sentimental
Mood” among others.
• These will be the
first releases from the Lastrada catalogue which features the artists
Stevie B, Jim Croce
and Ike & Tina Turner all of which are forthcoming