David Schiff is R. P. Wollenberg Professor of Music at Reed College and the author of Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue and The Music of Elliot Carter. A composer and journalist, he has written for many publications, including The New York Times and The Atlantic.
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Ellington as Composer: Beyond Category?
IN 1933, HAVING BUILT a national reputation as the composer-bandleader toiling nightly for white audiences at the Cotton Club, Edward Kennedy &...