And His Mother Called Him Bill (Duke Ellington album)

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‘Bill’ is of course Billy Strayhorn, the composer, arranger and pianist who served as Ellington’s musical alter ego from their meeting in 1939 to his death in 1967. Strayhorn’s contributions ...

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Duke Ellington (1899—1974) American jazz pianist, composer, and bandleader