April 29 Birthday: Duke Ellington – DUKE ELLINGTON: THE PIANO PRINCE AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Duke Ellington, musician
April 29, 1899-May 24, 1974
This Caldecott Honor Medal winner hits just the right notes. The musical collaboration between Ellington and his band members is divine.
Duke Ellington-The Official Web Site hosts a biography, photos, fast facts, quotes and more.