Duke Ellington's Nutcracker Suite
Duke Ellington's Nutcracker Suite by Charlesbridge at Youngster Book. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. It's a challenge to transform the ''Nutcracker Suite's'' romantic orchestra into jumpin' jazz melodies, but that's exactly what Duke Ellington and his
Ellington's band memebers were not so sure that a classical ballet could become a cool-cat jazz number. But Duke and Billy, inspired by their travels and by musical styles past and present, infused the composition with Vegas glitz, Hollywood glamour, and even a little New York jazz.
CD recording of the Ellington/Strayhorn composition included.
|Item Weight:||0.95 pounds|
|Item Size:||0.37 x 8.78 x 8.78 inches|
|Package Weight:||0.95 pounds|
|Package Size:||8.6 x 0.5 x 0.5 inches|