Phd thesis, university of sheffield dearn, lucy k (2017) music, people and place: entering and negotiating listening communities phd thesis milner, john david (2009) ellingtonia : the reciprocal and symbiotic relationship between duke ellington and his musicians phd thesis, university of sheffield. The duke ellington collection was assembled by rhodes baker, a houston attorney whose lifelong hobby was collecting ellington recordings it consists of over 1000 ellington recordings among these are 88 reel-to-reel tapes of rare performances by the duke ellington orchestra, including radio, television, and live. Her dissertation, which is titled: “the role of religion in alexis de tocqueville's de la démocratie en amérique,” emphasizes the intimate connection between moral and political freedom that has made our democracy endure over two centuries prior to joining ellington, dr tishman had a long career with fedex where she.
The long-playing ellington: analyzing composition and collaboration in the duke ellington orchestra, washington university in st louis, april 2016 lai, eric c a theory of pitch organization in the early music of chou wen-chung, indiana university, may 1994 laine, pauli a a method for musical motion patterns. Part iii of the dissertation introduces a method for analyzing entire performances using this theory of musical interaction chapter 7 focuses on an intriguing piano- trio recording money jungle by duke ellington, an infamous album for the at- times-prickly relationships it exhibits between ellington and his bandmates charles. The members of the committee approve the thesis of staci a spring defended on october 26, 2006 herman leonard, ella fitzgerald, duke ellington, benny goodman & richard rogers nyc, 1948 duke ellington, john coltrane, and sarah vaughan are three iconic figures whose careers as jazz artists have inspired. Abstract of thesis the development of duke ellington's compositional style: a comparative analysis of three selected works edward kennedy “duke” ellington's compositions are significant to the study of jazz and american music in general this study examines his compositional.
Before duke ellington's rise to fame in the late 1920s and early 1930s, no african american had ever been so widely hailed around the world as a serious artistic figure, without the stereotypes usually affixed to african american entertainers in the era of harsh jim crow denigration and violence, before the civil rights.
Not only did the club launch the careers of duke ellington, cab calloway and lena horne, but it also attracted celebrity clientele like jimmy durante, walter sloan dedicates another chapter of his dissertation to the jewish american composer harold arlen, who wrote the standard “stormy weather” while.
Dissertations--music by an authorized administrator of uknowledge for more information, please contact [email protected] recommended citation clark, lisa m, synchrony of the sublime: a performer's guide to duke ellington's wordless melodies for soprano (2017) theses.
Using the records of miles davis, duke ellington, dizzy gillespie, and cannonball adderley, this study outlines the diverse approaches to record making that characterized the transitional years as the lp became the standard recording format through archival research, close listening, and description dissertation. Whiting fellowships in the humanities, dissertation completion fellowship, harvard university (2010-11, declined) graduate society term-time fellowship, harvard graduate school of arts and sciences (2008 & 2009) echoes of ellington conference, emerging scholars prize, university of texas, austin: “ duke ellington.