[EBOOK NEW] (Music Is My Mistress (Da Capo Paperback)) BY Edward Kennedy Ellington
All Roads Lead Home eNity College and I highly recommend this treasure of a book about America s best composer arrived on time some pages ungluedthediton thnk is not very strongbut i glued them Received this book within a good time This is an old library hardback copy I love hardback and old library books It is used but not worn the pages are old but
in xcellent condition I would refer this vendor A great biography by a master musician who was a great excellent condition I would refer this vendor A great biography by a master musician who was a great of the USA though out the worldgreat book This book was a gift for a die hard jazz nthusiast He is halfway thru the book already and lovelovesloves it The condition of the book was just
"As Described And The Price "described and the price perfect Denise Wilson brilliant. Overs have come and gone but only my mistress stays he says He composed not only songs that all the world has sung but also suites sacred works music for stage and screen and symphonies This rich book the mbodiment of the life and works of the Duke is replete with appendices listing singers arrangers lyricists and the symphony orchestras with whom the Duke played There is a book to own and cherish by all who love Jazz and the contributions made to to own and cherish by all who love Jazz and the contributions made to by the Duke.
Edward Kennedy Ellington ↠ 8 Free readDuke Ellington wrote down a few paragraphs about 100 or so people he met along the way For xample you might get a whole page describing Johnny Hodge s personality and one interesting story about him Think of the book as something you read in the
john There are just a series of short articles you can read in almost any order and don t haveThere are just a series of short articles you can read in almost any order and don t have worry too much about what page you left off at What he has to say is interesting and written intelligently It didn t meet my The Mephisto Threat (Paul Tallis expectations because I was hoping for a story Pictures stories back stories musical notations it s all here in the Duke s voice Still the coolest superbly talented charismaticmanver He must have had a powerful team working the record. Music is my mistress and she plays second fiddle to no one This is the story of Duke Ellingtonthe story of Jazz itself Told in his own way in his own words a symphony written by the King of Jazz His story spans and defines a half century of modern musicThis man who created over 1500 compositions was as much at home in Harlems Cotton Club in the 20s as he was at
a White House birthday celebration in his honor in the 60s For Duke knew veryone andWhite House birthday celebration in his honor in the 60s For Duke knew veryone and them all. S because I could not do this unaided with my own biography Well written A ghold mine of info Ellington knew so many people in the jazz community over a long career and talks about many of them The book has its omissions so I was glad to read another biography as wellThis was a used library copy in very good condition I was pleased Duke tells us about his life music and friends in one of the best autobiographies I have ver read As a gentleman that he was he talks about most of the performers of the age pointing out their ualities Besides being the great artist he
Is Known For He Was Also An Entrepreneur And Aknown for he was also an ntrepreneur and a leader of men A great candidate for a TED talk I am a Professor of Jazz at a Commu. Passionate about his music and the people who made music he counted as his friends hundreds of the musicians who changed the face of music throughout the world Bechet Basie Armstrong Lena Horne Ella Fitzgerald Sinatra to name a few of them Here are 100 photographs to give us an intimate view of Dukes worldhis family his friends his associatesWhat merges most strongly in his commitment to music the mistress for whom he saves the fullest intensity of his passion