Duke Ellington

Duke Ellington

Pianist, arranger, composer and bandleader
Playing 'bop' is like playing Scrabble with all the vowels missing.More Duke Ellington quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Problems are chances for us to do our best.More Duke Ellington quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There are 2 rules in life:
Number 1- Never quit
Number2- Never forget rule number 1.More Duke Ellington quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Put it this way: Jazz is a good barometer of freedom... In its beginnings, the United States of America spawned certain ideals of freedom and independence through which, eventually, jazz was evolved, and the music is so free that many people say it is the only unhampered, unhindered expression of complete freedom yet produced in this country.More Duke Ellington quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
On becoming more acquainted with the word of the Bible, I began to understand so much more of what I had been taught, and of what I had learned about life and about the people in mine.More Duke Ellington quotes [09/10/2011 04:09:51]

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