Duke Ellington - American Composer (E-Z Play Today Volume 47). By Duke Ellington. For Organ, Piano/Keyboard, Electronic Keyboard. E-Z Play Today. 56 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.100007).
ISBN 0793540925. 9x12 inches.
A beautiful collection featuring 22 songs by this American master. An extensive section of text includes facts about Ellington's life, and articles on Duke Ellington the composer, the pianist, the bandleader, and the recording studio aficionado. Each section of text is illustrated by photos. All the major songs by Duke Ellington are presented: C-Jam Blues • Caravan • Day Dream • Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me • Don't Get Around Much Anymore • I Got It Bad and That Ain't Good • In a Sentimental Mood • It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) • Mood Indigo • Prelude to a Kiss • Satin Doll • Solitude • Sophisticated Lady • and more. Also included are long-out-of-print songs from Ellington's only Broadway show, Beggar's Holiday.
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For organs, pianos, and electronic keyboards. E-Z Play Today is the shortest distance between beginning music and playing fun. Now there are more than 300 reasons why you should play E-Z Play Today. * World's largest series of music folios * Full-size books - large 9" x 12" format features easy-to-read, easy-to-play music * Accurate arrangements... simple enough for the beginner, but accurate chords and melody lines are maintained * Eye-catching, full-color covers * Lyrics... most arrangements include words and music * Most up-to-date registrations - books in the series contain a general registration guide, as well as individual song rhythm suggestions * Guitar Chord Chart - all songs in the series can also be played on guitar.