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American composer, pianist and orchestra leader Duke Ellington was the first genuine jazz composer of truly international status. In this book Ken Rattenbury offers a thorough musical analysis of Ellington's works, assessing the extent to which Ellington drew on the black music traditions of blues and ragtime and the music of Tin Pan Alley, and examining how he integrated black folk music practices with elements of European art music. Rattenbury investigate's Ellington's methods of composition, focusing on works written, performed and recorded between 1939 and 1941, years that witnessed the full flowering of Ellington's genius. He also discusses the criteria Ellington used to select his musicians.


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  • Author : Ken Rattenbury
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Genre : Biography & Autobiography
  • Total Pages : 356 pages
  • ISBN : 9780300055078
  • PDF File Size : 42,7 Mb
  • Language : English
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews

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Duke Ellington, Jazz Composer

Duke Ellington, Jazz Composer
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • File Size : 37,6 Mb
  • Release Date : 01 January 1990
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American composer, pianist and orchestra leader Duke Ellington was the first genuine jazz composer of truly international status. In this book Ken Rattenbury offers a thorough musical analysis of Ellington's

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  • Publisher : Penguin
  • File Size : 54,5 Mb
  • Release Date : 17 October 2013
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A major new biography of Duke Ellington from the acclaimed author of Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong Edward Kennedy “Duke” Ellington was the greatest jazz composer of the twentieth

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  • Publisher : Rizzoli Publications
  • File Size : 46,5 Mb
  • Release Date : 22 March 2016
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Beautifully illustrated and unparalleled in scope, this is an elegant visual celebration befitting the life and work of the "prince of the piano." Duke Ellington was the undisputed father of

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  • Publisher : Chicago Review Press
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  • Release Date : 24 April 2024
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Duke Ellington, one of the most influential figures in American music, comes alive in this comprehensive biography with engaging activities. Ellington was an accomplished and influential jazz pianist, composer, band

Duke Ellington Studies

Duke Ellington Studies
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • File Size : 53,8 Mb
  • Release Date : 11 May 2017
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This book surveys the breadth, richness, and meaning of Duke Ellington's celebrated career, examining his impact on jazz music and its surrounding culture.

Duke Ellington

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  • Publisher : Capstone
  • File Size : 37,5 Mb
  • Release Date : 24 April 2024
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Provides an introduction to the life and biography of African American musician Duke Ellington, who influenced jazz and popular music.

The Life of Duke Ellington

The Life of Duke Ellington
  • Publisher : Enslow Publishers, Inc.
  • File Size : 41,9 Mb
  • Release Date : 01 September 2014
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Duke Ellington's brilliance as a jazz composer; bandleader; and pianist has never been equaled. The winner of eleven Grammy Awards, Duke Ellington, achieved success in New York's Cotton Club, wrote

Duke Ellington as Pianist

Duke Ellington as Pianist
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • File Size : 49,7 Mb
  • Release Date : 24 April 2024
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This volume represents the first book-length study devoted exclusively to Duke Ellington as pianist. As such, it should be regarded as a substantial contribution to the Ellington scholarship for the

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  • Publisher : Hal Leonard
  • File Size : 47,9 Mb
  • Release Date : 01 March 2009
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(Piano Solo Songbook). Exciting solo piano arrangements with chord names of 23 beloved Duke Ellington songs, including: C-Jam Blues * Caravan * Come Sunday * Dancers in Love * Do Nothin' Till You Hear from

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  • Publisher : New York : Oxford University Press
  • File Size : 39,6 Mb
  • Release Date : 24 April 1987
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Traces the life of the internationally acclaimed musician and composer who helped popularize jazz.