Three Black Kings was the last serious work written by Duke Ellington for ballet. As he lay dying in his hospital bed in 1974, he gave his son, Mercer, final instructions on how it was to be completed and orchestrated. This work was not played when Duke was alive.… Read Full Article
Faixa do disco Ellington At Newport (1956) Blog Sons, Filmes e Afins – Post do dia 16/09/2009 – Os Melhores Discos que Já Ouvi (Anos 50) -Músicas da Época da Vovó – rodmanog.blogspot.com – Todo dia uma matéria nova! Por Rodrigo Noguei… Read Full Article
Ella Fitzgerald, Joe Pass and others performing this Duke Ellington’s and Irving Mills’ song in London, in 1974. This live date was recorded at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club in Soho.
Note the fun she makes in the beginning of the song and also while singing it… Read Full Article
WWF Diva Miss Debra and her Puppies in Rubber Wishing You’ll a Very Happy Saint Valentine’s Day – xoxo, hugs and kisses!!!
Oh, if it be to choose and call thee mine, love, thou art every day my Valentine! ~Thomas Hood
Many are the starrs I see, but in my eye no starr like thee.… Read Full Article