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Duke Ellington “Liberian Suite”

Duke Ellington’s “Liberian Suite” from the 1949 10” mono LP. Originally commissioned by the Liberian government to celebrate its Centenial since independence. The Liberian Suite does not follow traditional classical forms or imitate the tendency toward thematic development and recapitulation, instead the music tried to capture African rhythms and move from idea to idea, picking […]

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