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Fri November 8, 2013
Duke Ellington: Behind The Jazz
Duke Ellington's jazzy orchestrations are the stuff of music legends. However, his star power hid a very private life.
In the second part of Friday's Up to Date, Wall Street Journal drama critic and biographer Terry Teachout takes us into the world of Ellington.
- Terry Teachout is the drama critic of the Wall Street Journal and the critic-at-large of commentary. His books include Duke: A Life of Duke Ellington and Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong.