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Robert Drew in On the Road With Duke Ellington

On the Road With Duke Ellington

1967 NR

One of the true masters of the jazz genre, Duke Ellington was an incredibly influential composer and performer, as well as a charming, engaging man. This compelling profile was filmed by Robert Drew in 1967, just 6 years before Ellington passed away. Drew's camera follows Ellington through his days as he writes, performs and discusses his life and work. The stunning performance clips feature some of the legend's most adored standards.

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