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Ellington, Duke

Line breaks: Duke El¦ling|ton
Pronunciation: /ˈɛlɪŋtən
 
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Definition of Ellington, Duke in English:

( 1899–1974), American jazz pianist, composer, and bandleader; born Edward Kennedy Ellington. Coming to fame in the early 1930s, Ellington wrote over 900 compositions and was one of the first popular musicians to write extended pieces. Notable works: Mood Indigo (1930).

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