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  1. Duke Ellington: The Essential Duke Ellington album review by Jim Santella, published on October 19, Find thousands jazz reviews at All About Jazz!
  2. Duke Ellington is one of America’s most important and influential jazz icons, and sadly much of his music has been forgotten in today’s contemporary music. Jazz music recently saw a revival in the genre with the critical success of Diana Krall (highest selling jazz artist ever) and the mainstream success of Nora Jones.
  3. They assembled Duke Ellington - The Essential Collection: , a three-disc set that features highlights of his sessions for Columbia over the years. Completists and purists may wish they have gone whole-hog with a complete sessions box, but it's hard to argue against this wonderful set. Since this spans several decades, it winds up being a terrific overview of .
  4. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of The Essential on Discogs.5/5(1).
  5. Anytime the term "essential" is utilized in a compilation of an artist's work, critics are ready to second-guess it. But this two-CD set issued by Columbia/Legacy, now a part of the parent company Sony-BMG, represents a good cross-section of Duke Ellington's studio recordings and even licenses a few tracks from other companies to fill some gaps, spanning from
  6. Album. The Essential Duke Ellington Duke Ellington. The Essential Duke Ellington Tracklist. 1. East St. Louis Toodle-oo Lyrics. 2. Take It Easy Lyrics.
  7. Get this from a library! The essential Duke Ellington.. [Duke Ellington] -- Containing a wealth of gems from both his Columbia and BMG?s catalogue, this song set offers a great ride through the ages, powered by such classics as "Black and Tan Fantasy," "Creole Love Call,".
  8. The Essential Duke Ellington, a two-CD set, differs from previous Columbia/Legacy Duke Ellington reissues in that the music is drawn not only from Sony's vaults but from BMG's vaults, too. Four selections are from the s, 20 date from the s, seven are from the s, and the final six were recorded between and Brand: Sony.

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