Rosemary Clooney and Duke Ellington 1956

Rosemary Clooney

“It Don’t Mean a Thing” (If It Ain’t Got That Swing)

 

Rosemary Clooney and Duke Ellington and His Orchestra

from album Blue Rose 1956

Duke Ellington’s Orchestra 1943

A trio of musicians from Duke Ellington’s orchestra, New York April 1943 Photo Gordon Parks

A trio of musicians from Duke Ellington’s orchestra,

New York April 1943

Photo Gordon Parks 

Ocht o’clock rock – The Private Collection of Duke Ellington 1995