Who was Duke Ellington? / by M. D. Payne ; illustrated by Gregory Copeland.
- 1 of 1 copy available at Lower Macungie Library.
- 1 of 1 copy available at Lehigh Carbon Library Cooperative. (Show)
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Lower Macungie Library||JUV BIO ELLINGTON (Text)||33400001505349||Juvenile Biography||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780399539626 (paperback)
- ISBN: 039953962X (paperback)
- ISBN: 9780399539633 (library binding)
- ISBN: 0399539638 (library binding)
- ISBN: 9781713724476 (FollettBound ed)
- Physical Description: 108 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
- Publisher: New York : Penguin Workshop, 
- Copyright: 2020
"An official WHOHQ book" -- Cover.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (page 108).
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Who was Duke Ellington? -- Edward Kennedy Ellington -- A life-changing sound -- Here comes the Duke! -- From DC Sweet to NYC Gutbucket -- Live from Cotton lub -- "It doesn't mean a thing (If it ain't got that swing)" -- "Take the 'A' Train" -- "We love you madly" -- "Retire to what?" -- Beyond category -- Timelines.
"A pivotal fixture of the Harlem Renaissance, Duke Ellington was the bandleader of the historic Cotton Club and a master composer -- writing close to 3,000 songs in his lifetime and capturing the spirit of the Black experience in the Unites States. Over a 50-year career, Ellington became one of the biggest names in jazz as we know it"-- Provided by publisher.
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