Duke Ellington

Born: 
04/29/1899
City: 
Washington
Region: 
District of Columbia
Country: 
USA
Died: 
05/24/1974
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 Date Venue City Region Countrysort descending
Duke Ellington Orchestra 05/22/1945 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 11/25/1940 Graystone Ballroom Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 06/29/1973 Meadow Brook Rochester Hills Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 11/26/1938 Graystone Ballroom Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington / Ella Fitzgerald 08/15/1951 Fox Theatre Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 01/26/1950 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 04/17/1966 Fountain Street Church Grand Rapids Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 02/21/1946 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 07/29/1940 Eastwood Gardens Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 09/17/1944 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 03/20/1931 Michigan Theater (D) Detroit Michigan USA
1st Annual Saugatuck Jazz Festival 08/12/1960 New Festival Forum Saugatuck Michigan USA
UD Carnival Dance 04/14/1951 Michigan State Fairgrounds Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 05/21/1970 Light Guard Armory Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 01/18/1934 Michigan Theater (D) Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 10/28/1947 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 10/16/1948 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 01/28/1935 Graystone Ballroom Detroit Michigan USA
4th Annual American Festival of Music 08/26/1962 Cobo Arena Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 05/21/1945 Paradise Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington Orchestra 02/17/1940 Michigan Theater (M) Muskegon Michigan USA
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 07/04/1973 Plymouth Arena Plymouth Michigan USA
Duke Ellington / Ella Fitzgerald 08/16/1951 Fox Theatre Detroit Michigan USA
Battle of Jazz 06/08/1953 Graystone Ballroom Detroit Michigan USA
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 04/19/1966 Warriner Hall Mount Pleasant Michigan USA

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