(A) Duke Ellington - piano; Bubber Miley, Louis Metcalf - trumpets; Joe Nanton - trombone; Otto Hardwick, Harry Carney, clarinet, alto and baritone saxophones; Rudy Jackson - clarinet and tenor saxophone; Fred Guy - banjo; Bass Edwards - bass; Sonny Greer - drums. New York, 29 Decem¬ber, 1926.
(B) As (A), New York, 3 February, 1927.
(C) As (A), New York, 28 February, 1927.
(D) AS (A), New York, 14 March, 1927.
(E) As (A), New York, 7 April, 1927.
(F) As (A), Wellman Braud replaces Edwards on bass, New York, 29 December, 1927.
(G) As (F), Barney Bigard - clarinet and tenor saxophone re¬places Jackson, and Arthur Whetsol - trumpet replaces Miley. New York, 21 March, 1928.
(H) As (G), Johnny Hodges - soprano and alto saxophones replaces Hardwick, and Bubber Miley - trumpet replaces Whetsol. New York, 5 June, 1928.