Duke's spirit brings holiness into holidays

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