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Duke's Diary: Part 2: The Life of Duke Ellington, 1950-1974: 1950-1974 Pt. 2 Hardcover – 27 Sep 2002


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  • Hardcover: 456 pages
  • Publisher: Scarecrow Press (27 Sept. 2002)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0810841193
  • ISBN-13: 978-0810841192
  • Product Dimensions: 22.6 x 3.5 x 28.1 cm
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 3,168,864 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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This engaging and evocative book is a joy that, like good music, will keep on giving. * Ellingtonia * Provides a fascinating insight into the life and times of one of the greatest figures in American music. * Jazzwise * A happy fusion of graphic interest and nonpareil reference that will answer virtually any who-what-and-where questions you could devise. * Jazz Uk * Duke's Diary is a remarkable work by any stretch of the imagination. * The Jazz Rag * Incredible... * Jazziz * More than just a dry itinerary, Duke's Diary is marvelously entertaining, attractively laid out and profusely illustrated, with hundreds of photos but also advertisements from all manner of newspapers and magazines. There are also fascinating reproductions of vintage articles that place Ellington in his own time. * New York Sun * This engaging and evocative book is a joy that, like good music, will keep on giving. Ellingtonia Provides a fascinating insight into the life and times of one of the greatest figures in American music. Jazzwise A happy fusion of graphic interest and nonpareil reference that will answer virtually any who-what-and-where questions you could devise. Jazz Uk Duke's Diary is a remarkable work by any stretch of the imagination. The Jazz Rag Incredible... Jazziz More than just a dry itinerary, Duke's Diary is marvelously entertaining, attractively laid out and profusely illustrated, with hundreds of photos but also advertisements from all manner of newspapers and magazines. There are also fascinating reproductions of vintage articles that place Ellington in his own time. New York Sun

About the Author

Ken Vail is a jazz historian and graphic designer who has authored a number of books on such luminaries as Ellington.


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