Remembering Duke Ellington on His Birthday

Duke Ellington was born Edward Kennedy Ellington 124 years ago today in Washington, D.C. His contributions to music are difficult to overstate: composer, pianist, and, for more than half a century, leader of a great jazz orchestra. And such an elegant man.

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Duke Ellington

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