Mood Indigo (1930 jazz composition and song)

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Relationships

composer: Barney Bigard (1930)
Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1930)
lyricist: Irving Mills (1930)
publisher: EMI Mills Music Inc. (1930)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (1930)
Lawrence Wright Music Co., Ltd. (1930)
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/work/9665 [info]
Wikidata: Q1537369 [info]

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1930-10-30 Mood Indigo (matrix no. W.480023-B) The Harlem Footwarmers 3:09
1931-02-03 Mood Indigo / Hot and Bothered / Creole Love Call medley Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 7:46
1945-08-30 Mood Indigo cover Erroll Garner 3:22
1950-12-18 Mood Indigo Duke Ellington and His Orchestra 15:28
1955-02-16 Mood Indigo (original studio master) Frank Sinatra 3:30
1955-07-21 – 1955-07-27 Mood Indigo cover and instrumental Thelonious Monk 3:16
1956-01-23 Mood Indigo Rosemary Clooney & Duke Ellington and His Orchestra 6:30
1956-07-07 – 1956-07-08 Mood Indigo instrumental and live Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 1:21
1957-02-20 Mood Indigo / I'm Beginning to See the Light live and medley Lena Horne 4:30
1957-09-09 Mood Indigo Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 3:07
1957-10-17 Mood Indigo cover Ella Fitzgerald 3:28
1957-12 Mood Indigo Nina Simone 4:02
1959-11-13 Mood Indigo (studio, 1959-11-13: CBS 30th Street Studio, NYC, NY, USA) Charles Mingus 8:14
1959-11-13 Mood Indigo (studio, 1959-11-13: CBS 30th Street Studio, NYC, NY, USA) instrumental Charles Mingus 8:14
1962-08-18 Mood Indigo (Gray remastering) cover and instrumental Duke Ellington & Coleman Hawkins 5:57
1963-09-20 Mood Indigo (studio, NYC, September 20, 1963, "mingus x 5") instrumental Charles Mingus 4:46
1966-05-11 Mood Indigo instrumental Duke Ellington and His Orchestra 5:10
1971-07-21 Aspects of Duke Medley: Mood Indigo / Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me / It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) live and medley Ella Fitzgerald 7:24
1975-02-04 – 1975-02-05 Mood Indigo instrumental Kenny Burrell 4:35
1985 – 1986 Mood Indigo instrumental Claude Bolling Big Band 5:41
1990-11-30 Mood Indigo instrumental Harold Ashby 5:08
1999-01-15 Mood Indigo cover Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen & Mulgrew Miller 4:48
2001-01-14 Mood Indigo instrumental Wycliffe Gordon 7:50
2002 mood indigo cover Lynn Seaton Trio 6:01
2007 Mood Indigo Deborah Brown 5:59
2012-04 Mood Indigo cover and instrumental Charles Lloyd & Jason Moran 5:13
2014 Mood Indigo cover Annie Lennox 5:27
Ellington Medley: The Duke / "C" Jam Blues / Don't Get Around Much Anymore / Caravan / Mood Indigo / Take the "A" Train / Cottonball medley The New Brubeck Quartet 16:51
Mood Indigo instrumental Bobby Hackett 3:35
Mood Indigo cover and instrumental Ken Thorne and his Orchestra 3:33
Mood Indigo Nina Simone 2:28
Mood Indigo Claude Luter, Barney Bigard 5:50
Mood Indigo Paul Robeson 3:11
Mood Indigo instrumental Albert Sanz Trio 7:47
Mood Indigo cover The McGuire Sisters 3:00
Mood Indigo Ellis Marsalis 4:13
Mood Indigo instrumental Fred Hersch 5:52
Mood Indigo cover The Swing Shouters 4:12
Mood Indigo Steve Newcomb Trio 3:14
Mood Indigo instrumental Eric Reed 8:43
Mood Indigo Jimmy Smith 5:37
Mood Indigo Jimmie Lunceford and His Orchestra 2:54
Mood Indigo Doris Day 3:54
Mood Indigo Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 5:06
Mood Indigo cover Louis Armstrong 3:59
Mood Indigo Duke Ellington 2:47
Mood Indigo Johnny Smith Trio ?:??
Mood Indigo The Singers—Minnesota Choral Artists, Matthew Culloton 4:56
Mood Indigo Ella & Louis 3:26
Mood Indigo Mina 3:12
Mood Indigo [unknown] ?:??
Mood Indigo instrumental Eddie Higgins 5:43
Mood Indigo The Duke Ellington Orchestra 7:27
Mood Indigo Frank Sinatra 3:29
Mood Indigo Tal Farlow 3:31
Mood Indigo The New Jubilee Jazz Band 6:47
Mood Indigo cover Joe Jackson 4:04
Mood Indigo Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 2:57
Mood Indigo Anna Ash and the Family Tree 2:48
Mood Indigo Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 4:38
Mood Indigo Patti Austin 3:26
Mood Indigo cover The Boswell Sisters 3:19
Mood Indigo cover Peter Mulvey 3:27
Mood Indigo Duke Ellington 5:12
Mood Indigo instrumental Johnny Hodges 3:48
Mood Indigo Sara Gazarek + Josh Nelson 3:57
Mood Indigo Duke Ellington feat. Louis Armstrong 3:15
Mood Indigo cover Sue Raney 5:48
Mood Indigo cover Bob Wilber and His Band 6:18
Mood Indigo Duke Ellington 3:45
Mood Indigo Joe Pass 5:09
Mood Indigo cover Pérez Prado and His Orchestra ?:??
Mood Indigo (1934-09-04) Jimmie Lunceford and His Orchestra 2:53
Mood Indigo Della Reese 3:23
Mood Indigo Jimmy Smith 8:49
Mood Indigo cover Dancing Mood 6:06
Mood Indigo Wycliffe Gordon 7:50
Mood Indigo cover Helge Schneider & Pete York 6:09
Mood Indigo Perry Como 3:15
Mood Indigo Frank Sinatra 3:33
Mood Indigo Marcus Roberts 4:14
Mood Indigo instrumental Thelonious Monk 3:15
Mood Indigo instrumental The Brass Connection 5:39
Mood Indigo Barbara Hendricks & The Monty Alexander Trio 4:12
Mood Indigo cover Frank Sinatra 3:32
Mood Indigo John Barry 3:34
Mood Indigo cover Tatevik Oganesyan 5:15
Mood Indigo The Boswell Sisters 3:14
Mood Indigo The Jungle Band ?:??
Mood Indigo cover Paris Washboard 4:43
Mood Indigo Louis Armstrong & Duke Ellington 4:00
Mood Indigo Sheila Jordan 4:11
Mood Indigo Sheila Jordan 4:02
Mood Indigo Nat King Cole 3:23
Mood Indigo Nat King Cole 3:23
Mood Indigo Nat King Cole 3:22
Mood Indigo Nat King Cole 3:21
Mood Indigo Nat King Cole 3:21
Mood Indigo Nat King Cole 3:22
Mood Indigo Nat King Cole 3:21
Mood Indigo Nat King Cole 3:21
Mood Indigo instrumental The Charlie Byrd Quintet 4:24
Mood Indigo Sarah Vaughan 5:04
Mood Indigo Dinah Shore 3:06
Mood Indigo (single edit) cover Nina Simone 2:45
Sophisticated Ladies: A Tribute to Duke Ellington: Sophisticated Lady / Take the "A" Train / Mood Indigo / It Don't Mean a Thing medley John Williams & The Boston Pops Orchestra 8:24
– ???? Mood Indigo Duke Ellington & His Orchestra ?:??