|Who was Duke Ellington? (Who was--? (Grosset & Dunlap, Penguin Workshop))|
Author: Payne, M. D.
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.
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