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Ellington: THE EARLY YEARS

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For nearly fifty years, Edward Kennedy 'Duke' Ellington was one of America's most famous musicians. Tucker traces Ellington's childhood and young adult years in Washington, D. C. where he got his start as a ragtime pianist, and also draws on accounts from newspapers, periodicals, and trade publications.
Paperback, 368 pages
Published October 1st 1995 by University of Illinois Press (first published January 1st 1991)
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