Sunday, April 29, 2012

Happy Birthday Duke Ellington!

Today in 1899 (damn that's a long time) jazz great Duke Ellington was born.

Duke is one of the most prolific jazz artists, having recorded dozens of albums and was a great band leader and pianist.

So we salute the Duke for his birthday today, and here's one of his classic songs, "Take the 'A' Train", recorded in 1941 originally:

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