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Tiger Rag provided Ellington with composition material for many years Continue reading
Piano solo, duet and trio interpretations of Ellington compositions by Duke and others….
A look at the music of Ben Webster after his tenure with the Duke Ellington Orchestra. Continue reading
The addition of Ben Webster in 1940 permanently brought Ellington’s saxophone section to five members. But Webster’s tenor voice was to impact the band far beyond his four year tenure. Continue reading