Duke's spirit brings holiness into ho...

Duke's spirit brings holiness into holidays

There are 1 comment on the Chicago Tribune story from Dec 12, 2007, titled Duke's spirit brings holiness into holidays. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

Duke Ellington considered it some of the most important music he ever penned, but listeners rarely hear it performed live anymore.

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david ewing

Chicago, IL

#1 Dec 15, 2007
Having attended last nights performance of "The Sacred Concerts", I'd have to agree with the comments of Max Harrison...Much of what I heard was indeed "dreadful". I give CJE props for trying to take on this white elephant, but that's about it. What was the Duke thinking when he dreamed this up??

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