(Compilation Reissue Mono) ''In A Mellotone' is a compilation of sides by the legendary Ellington 'Blanton-Webster' orchestra from 1940-1942, first compiled by RCA as a long-play album in the 1950s. It has as been reissued in Europe and the U.S. a number of times through the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s.'[discogs]
(Compilation Reissue Mono) 'Mid 1960s black label with 'RCA Victor' in white lettering.'[discogs]
Tracks A1, A7 recorded February 15, 1941.
Track A2 recorded May 28, 1940.
Track A3 recorded June 26, 1942.
Track A4 recorded June 5, 1941.
Track A5 recorded June 26, 1941. From the mus. prod. 'Jump For Joy'.
Track A6 recorded January 21, 1942.
Track A8 recorded October 17, 1940.
Track B1 recorded September 5, 1940.
Track B2 recorded May 4, 1940.
Track B3 recorded December 2, 1941.
Tracks B4, B5 recorded July 22, 1940.
Track B6 recorded July 24, 1940.
Track B7 recorded September 26, 1941. From the mus. prod. 'Jump For Joy'.
Track B8 recorded February 26, 1942.
French Pressing. Front laminated cover.[desiree]