Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (April 29, 1899 – May 24, 1974) was an
American composer, pianist, and bandleader of a jazz orchestra, which he led
Duke Ellington was an American jazz composer and performer who is ... This
biography profiles his childhood, life, music career, achievements and timeline.
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The role of Duke Ellington in the history of the United States of America.
Feb 15, 2016 ... Duke Ellington, byname of Edward Kennedy Ellington (born April 29, 1899,
Washington, D.C., U.S.—died May 24, 1974, New York, N.Y.) ...
Born: 29th April 1899 in Washington DC, USA. Duke Ellington's grave in New
York Died: 24th May 1974 in New York, New York, USA. Buried: Woodlawn ...
Duke Ellington is considered by many to be one of America's most brilliant jazz
composers (writers of music) of the twentieth century. Ellington's classics include
Dec 12, 2002 ... ... of all time, Duke Ellington had an enormous impact on the popular music of the
late 20th century. .... Photo Gallery and Career Timeline ...
-Page 1- Duke Ellington, also known as Edward Kennedy Ellington, was born ... -
Page 2- As a young man, Ellington displayed talent in several different arts, and ...
Duke Ellington makes his first recordings as leader of the Washingtonians.
George Gershwin debuts Rhapsody in Blue along with Paul Whiteman's band.