Tag Archives: Piano
Borrowing the title of a 1963 album to survey a few of Ellington’s recordings with symphony orchestras.
Celebrating the 100th birth anniversaries of Thelonious Monk and Dizzy Gillespie through their connections with Duke Ellington. Continue reading
New Orleanian Barney Bigard joined the Ellington band in December 1927 and left in 1942 after tiring of life on the road. Continue reading