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**DIGITAL ONLY** Daybreak Express: Duke Ellington’s Train-Inspired Compositions

March 31
7:00 pm


Vermont Humanities Facebook
Duke Ellington at the piano
Please note: this talk will be presented on the Vermont Humanities Facebook page. It has also been released as an episode of The Portable Humanist podcast series.

Reuben Jackson, jazz scholar and former host of VPR’s Friday Night Jazz, shares some evocative Ellington recordings and discusses Ellington’s love for trains and the role they played in his orchestra’s work in the then-segregated United States.

Underwriter: Jim Alic

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