Duke Ellington

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Duke Ellington
Duke Ellington restored.jpg
Frankfurt am Main, February 6, 1965
Background information
Birth name Edward Kennedy Ellington
Born Oṣù Kẹrin 29, 1899(1899-04-29)
Washington D.C., United States
Died Oṣù Kàrún 24, 1974 (ọmọ ọdún 75)
New York City, United States
Genres Orchestral jazz, swing, big band
Occupations Bandleader, pianist, composer
Instruments Piano
Years active 1914–1974
Website dukeellington.com

Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (April 29, 1899 – May 24, 1974)[1] je olorin ati akorin ara Amerika. Ellington seda orin to poju 1,000 lo. Bi Bob Blumenthal ti iwe-iroyin The Boston Globe se so "In the century since his birth, there has been no greater composer, American or otherwise, than Edward Kennedy Ellington."[2]


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  1. "Biography". dukeellington.com (Official site). 2008. http://www.dukeellington.com/ellingtonbio.html. Retrieved January 26, 2012. 
  2. Boston Globe, April 25, 1999