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Ko-Ko - Duke Ellington - The Jimmy Blanton Era 1939-1941 (CD)

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  1. The Blanton-Webster Band, a Compilation of songs by Duke Ellington. Released in on Bluebird (catalog no. RB; CD). Genres: Big Band, Swing. Featured peformers: Duke Ellington (aka_text arrangements role_id aka_text), Billy Strayhorn (aka_text arrangements role_id aka_text), Otto Hardwick (alto saxophone), Ben Webster (tenor saxophone), Harry Carney (clarinet, alto.
  2. Apr 08,  · Provided to YouTube by Sony Music Entertainment Ko-Ko · Duke Ellington & His Orchestra Ken Burns Jazz-Duke Ellington ℗ Originally released All rights r.
  3. Duke Ellington () was already on his way to becoming a legend when the Blanton- Webster sessions for RCA Victor got underway in Edward Kennedy Ellington (Duke’s real name) was born in Washington, DC.
  4. Jimmy Blanton () Played with Ellington from Revolutionized bass—became a melodic, solo, and time keeping instrument. Ellington featured him in melodic roles that were like horn parts. Recorded the first bass solos that departed from a walkingbass style. Listen: "Jack the Bear" (). Features Jimmy Blanton as a soloist.
  5. Jimmy Blanton and Ben Webster transformed the Duke Ellington band. If the band was already the world's most sophisticated jazz ensemble, the addition of these two artists took it beyond mere sophistication, into a realm where style and art becomes ciebisicomwebsmsikworldrovhanfifoca.xyzinfos:
  6. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of The Jimmy Blanton Era on Discogs/5(2).
  7. Duke Ellington, American pianist who was the greatest jazz composer and bandleader of his time. One of the originators of big-band jazz, Ellington led his band for more than half a century, composed thousands of scores, and created one of the most distinctive ensemble sounds in all of Western music.
  8. The Jimmy Blanton Era - Import Duke Ellington Format: Audio CD. out of 5 stars 2 ratings. Price: £ & FREE Delivery. Delivery Details: See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Audio CD 5/5(2).

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