Tag Archives: Duke Ellington
A look at the magical teaming of Duke and Ella….
If there were a Mount Rushmore for American Music, Ellington and Armstrong would be guaranteed members. Here we highlight their collaborations. Continue reading
Piano solo, duet and trio interpretations of Ellington compositions by Duke and others….
Al Hibbler was with the Ellington band from 1943 to 1951. Continue reading
Another sampling of rarely covered Ellington compositions….
Ivie Anderson was Duke’s first full time singer and was perhaps his best vocalist. Continue reading