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Digital Duke: Best of the Rest
"...While Victor has the best Ellington stash, Duke recorded tons of great stuff for other..."

April 30, 1999 Music Feature

Desert Island Ellington
"...does one start in grappling with the enormity of Ellington's recorded output? This isn't intended as any sort of..."

April 30, 1999 Music Feature

Duke's Place
A new quarter with Duke Ellington on it?? Just squeeze me!
"...How is it that Raoul Hernandez is not all..."

Jan. 28, 2009 Music Post by Kate X Messer

Record Reviews
Duke Ellington
"...with quite a project for the 100th birthday of Duke Ellington, the greatest jazz composer/arranger this country has yet..."

April 30, 1999 Music Feature

God Save the Queenie
Duke Ellington's almost lost opera of a Harlem beautician gets rescued and a makeover
"...Leave it to the Duke to put the "opera" in "beauty operator."..."

April 17, 2009 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Black and Tan Fantasy
Duke Ellington in the Classroom
"...Duke Ellington. The name alone evokes so much -- style,..."

Jan. 12, 1996 Music Feature

Black and Tan Fantasy
Duke Ellington in the Classroom
"...Duke Ellington. The name alone evokes so much -- style,..."

Jan. 12, 1996 Music Feature

Hi-Fi-Fo-Fum
"...Division strangulation, Control. When did music become required viewing? Duke Ellington Live in ’58, that’s when...."

Dec. 21, 2007 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

The Difference Engine
Local composer Graham Reynolds discusses his two new discs.
"...Difference Engine and Saturday at the Continental Club for Duke! Three Portraits of Ellington – sum up their celebrant..."

Jan. 27, 2011 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Seventh Annual Black History Month Concert
Austin gets a rare chance to hear one of Duke Ellington's concerts of sacred music
"...Try to picture Duke Ellington speechless...."

Feb. 20, 2009 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Sophisticated Ladies
Zach Theatre's revival of this Ellington revue is just like Sir Duke's music: elegant and wildly entertaining
"...Duke Ellington: a name that has more than stood the..."

July 31, 2015 Arts Review by Elissa Russell

Postmarks
Duke Still Had It
"...take exception to Jay Trachtenberg's April 30 article on Duke Ellington ["Beginning to See the Light," Vol. 18, No...."

May 14, 1999 Column

Being There
"...a theatre where the likes of Andres Segovia and Duke Ellington once played for audiences of no more than..."

Nov. 19, 2007 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Stompy Jones
"...illustration by Nathan Jensen..."

April 30, 1999 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Beginning to See the Light
"...illustration by Nathan Jensen..."

April 30, 1999 Music Feature by Jay Trachtenberg

Ellis Marsalis Duke In Blue (Columbia)
The Other Side of Ellington Duke's Motivation (Palmetto)
Arkadia Jazz All-Stars Thank You, Duke (Arkadia)
Don Sebesky Joyful Noise (RCA)
Daniel Barenboim & Guests Tribute t
National Records
"...Ellis MarsalisDuke In Blue (Columbia) The Other Side of Ellington Duke's..."

Dec. 31, 1999 Music Review by Jay Trachtenberg

Queenie Pie
This Ellington opus may not look much like opera, but it sure swings like the Duke
"...Duke Ellington called it an opera. It's being staged by..."

April 24, 2009 Arts Review by Robert Faires

Day Dream
"...bands. I always used to see Count Basie and Duke Ellington's bands, they were up there all the time,..."

April 30, 1999 Music Feature by Christopher Hess

Oh, Lady, You're Good!
Dee Dee Bridgewater
"...Horace Silver (1995), and Prelude to a Kiss: The Duke Ellington Album (1996)...."

April 17, 1998 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Record Reviews: Reissues
"...JOHN COLTRANE & DUKE ELLINGTON..."

Dec. 8, 1995 Music Review

Music Critics Poll: Desert Island
"...Artist: Duke Ellington..."

Jan. 7, 2000 Music Feature

Reissues
"...DUKE ELLINGTON..."

July 28, 1995 Music Feature

Live Shots
Tom Russell
"...heavy metal enjoys a little favor, sometimes. --Raoul Hernandez DUKE ELLINGTON ORCHESTRA..."

May 21, 1999 Music Feature

Please Kill Me and other ROCK & ROLL BOOKS of 1996
"...as important a modern composer as Evans, Gershwin, or Ellington. Let's not forget Duke Ellington...."

Dec. 6, 1996 Books Feature

Duke Ellington The Duke: The Essential Collection 1927-1962 (Columbia)
Reissues
"...Duke EllingtonThe Duke: The Essential Collection 1927-1962 (Columbia) How did..."

May 19, 2000 Music Review by Christopher Gray

Reissues
"...most simpatico sidemen: pianists Al Haig, Horace Silver, and Duke Jordan, guitarist Jimmy Raney, and drummers Roy Haynes and..."

Dec. 12, 1997 Music Feature

Better Than Nothing
Documentarian Ken Burns' takes on Jazz -- and loses.
"...less than the latter stage careers of Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington (who are covered from birth to death), and..."

Jan. 12, 2001 Music Feature by Harvey Pekar

The Composer's Roots
A look at the career of a premier jazz pianist, Dallas-born Cedar Walton
"...students through the music of jazz giants such as Duke Ellington, Dizzy Gillespie, and Count Basie. Later, as a..."

Oct. 29, 1999 Music Feature by Harvey Pekar

Reissues
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band
"...Young Man With a Horn (Columbia/Legacy) Rosemary Clooney & Duke Ellington..."

June 25, 1999 Music Feature

Ellington, Mingus, Monk
Complete catalogs trump career overviews
"...Duke EllingtonThe Complete Columbia Studio Albums Collection, 1951-1958 (Sony Music)..."

Dec. 14, 2012 Music Feature by Jay Trachtenberg

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