The 1971 Duke Ellington big band features:
trumpeter Cootie Williams, clarinetist Russell
Procope, baritonists Harry Carney and Paul Gonsalves, and Harold Ashby and Norris Turney on tenors.
In addition, the legendary tenor Ben Webster, one of the stars of Duke's orchestra in the early 1940s, sits in with the orchestra and is showcased on "Cotton Tail", "All Too Soon!", and "I Got It Bad."