Duke Ellington

Born: 
04/29/1899
City: 
Washington
Region: 
District of Columbia
Country: 
USA
Died: 
05/24/1974
Cause of Death: 
Lung Cancer
Years Active: 
1914-1974
Instruments: 
Piano
Image Credit: 
William P. Gottlieb/Ira and Leonore S. Gershwin Fund Collection, Music Division, Library of Congress

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Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington was an American composer, pianist, and big band leader. He is credited with over 1,000 compositions.

Discography

Concerts

Event Datesort descending Venue City Region Country
Duke Ellington Orchestra 07/17/1930 Luna Pier Lakeside Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 07/21/1930 Graystone Ballroom Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 03/20/1931 Michigan Theater (D) Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 03/21/1931 Michigan Theater (D) Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 03/22/1931 Michigan Theater (D) Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 03/23/1931 Michigan Theater (D) Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 03/24/1931 Michigan Theater (D) Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 03/25/1931 Michigan Theater (D) Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 03/26/1931 Michigan Theater (D) Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 08/21/1931 Michigan Theater (D) Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 08/22/1931 Michigan Theater (D) Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 08/23/1931 Michigan Theater (D) Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 08/24/1931 Michigan Theater (D) Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 08/25/1931 Michigan Theater (D) Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 08/26/1931 Michigan Theater (D) Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 08/27/1931 Michigan Theater (D) Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington 08/31/1931 Graystone Ballroom Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 12/25/1931 Fisher Theatre Detroit Michigan USA
Battle of Music 12/25/1931 Detroit Naval Armory Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 12/26/1931 Fisher Theatre Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 12/27/1931 Fisher Theatre Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 12/28/1931 Fisher Theatre Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 12/29/1931 Fisher Theatre Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 12/30/1931 Fisher Theatre Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 12/31/1931 Fisher Theatre Detroit Michigan USA

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