Duke Ellington: a life of music

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F. Watts,
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This biography covers Ellington's life from his happy childhood, his music apprenticeship, the formation of his fabled orchestra, and the international tours to his later years composing sacred jazz music. His elegant and inimitable style and his contribution to jazz music through both performance and composition are described.
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subject_facet African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Biographies, Composers -- Juvenile literature, Ellington, Duke, -- 1899-1974, Jazz musicians -- United States -- Biography, Literature, Musicians -- Juvenile literature
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