Who was Duke Ellington?
by
 
Payne, M. D. (Matthew D.), 1978- author.

Title
Who was Duke Ellington?

Author
Payne, M. D. (Matthew D.), 1978- author.

ISBN
9780399539633
 
9780399539626

Physical Description
108 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.

Abstract
"A pivotal fixture of the Harlem Renaissance, Duke Ellington was the bandleader of the historic Cotton Club and a master composer -- writing close to 3,000 songs in his lifetime and capturing the spirit of the Black experience in the Unites States. Over a 50-year career, Ellington became one of the biggest names in jazz as we know it"-- Provided by publisher.

Personal Subject
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974-Juvenile literature.

Subject Term
Composers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
 
Band directors -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
 
Jazz musicians -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.

Added Author
Copeland, Gregory

Reading Level JCPL
AGES 8-12PENGUIN WORKSHOP.

Series
Who was?

Target Audience Note
Ages 8-12 Penguin Workshop.

Format
Book

Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice
New York : Penguin Workshop, 2020.


Material TypeShelf NumberBarcodeLibraryStatus
BookJB ELLI32530610560342Main JCPLChildren's Library