Tag Archives: Billy Strayhorn
A look at the magical teaming of Duke and Ella….
Another set of visitors to the Ellington universe – Django Reinhardt, Don Byas, Rosemary Clooney and more!
If there were a Mount Rushmore for American Music, Ellington and Armstrong would be guaranteed members. Here we highlight their collaborations. Continue reading
Ivie Anderson was Duke’s first full time singer and was perhaps his best vocalist. Continue reading
Another survey of Ellington covers – beyond those you usually hear. Continue reading
This episode focuses on the violin of the multi-talented Ray Nance…