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Duke Ellington

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Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (April 29, 1899 – May 24, 1974) was an American composer, pianist, and bandleader of a jazz orchestra, which he led from ...

Duke Ellington Biography - Childhood, Life Achievements & Timeline

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Duke Ellington was an American jazz composer and performer who is ... This biography profiles his childhood, life, music career, achievements and timeline.

Duke Ellington - Pianist, Conductor, Songwriter - Biography.com

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Biography.com profiles American jazz pianist, composer, and bandleader Duke Ellington. Follow his prolific career as one of the originators of big-band jazz.

Duke Ellington - United States History

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The role of Duke Ellington in the history of the United States of America.

Duke Ellington's Early Years - America's Story from America's Library

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Timeline ... Duke Ellington's Early Years Duke Ellington was born in Washington D.C., and from an early age he loved music. When he was four years old, ...

Duke Ellington (1899–1974) - Kids Music Corner

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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 | About Duke Ellington | American Masters | PBS

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Dec 12, 2002 ... “It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing.” Considered one of the greatest jazz composers of all time, Duke Ellington had an enormous ...

Duke Ellington: Jazz Legend - Tripod

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-Page 1- Duke Ellington, also known as Edward Kennedy Ellington, was born on April 29, 1899 in Washington D.C., where he spent nearly one-third of his life.

TIMELINE - Billy Strayhorn

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TIMELINE. The following is a compilation of important and interesting dates in the life ... December 2, 1938 - Billy Strayhorn meets Duke Ellington at the Stanley ...

Timeline - Jazz in America

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Scott Joplin's Maple Leaf Rag is published and sells over 100,000 copies. Duke Ellington is born. Felix Hoffman patents Aspirin. Spanish rule ends in Cuba.

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A Duke Ellington Panorama Timeline

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1913, 14, Ellington begins high school (majoring in art), where he earns the nickname Duke; Begins playing piano at the Poodle Dog Cafe and high school ...

Duke Ellington biographies and timeline | Songbook

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Duke Ellington | American musician | Britannica.com

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Duke Ellington, byname of Edward Kennedy Ellington (born April 29, 1899, Washington, D.C., U.S.—died May 24, 1974, New York, N.Y.) American pianist who ...