Duke Ellington

Elected to the Hall of Fame
1956 Readers Poll

Duke Ellington's news entries:

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    A live Alice Coltrane recording from 1972 marks a turning point in her music.

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    Even in his 70s, Duke Ellington was moving forward and keen to win new audiences.

    Eye-Popping Moments From the Past

    Science fiction writer Arthur C. Clarke once wrote, “Behind every man now alive stand thirty ghosts, for that is the…

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    Pianists Chick Corea (left) and Chucho Valdés (foreground) perform during their first duo concert on Nov. 15 in the Rose Theater at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York.

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    Frank Caruso (1948–2019)

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    Duke Ellington was the subject of the 24th International Duke Ellington Study Group Conference, which ran from May 19–23 in New York.

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    Grammy-winning drummer Ulysses Owens Jr. performs at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola in New York on April 29.

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    Ella Fitzgerald is one of the classic jazz artists whose albums will be reissued by Verve in 2016.



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