1 sound disc (ca. 18 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 book ( p. : col. ill.)
Accompanying book illustrated by Brian Pinkney.
Book published: New York : Hyperion Books for Children, c1998.
"Read-Along CD" ; to be used with book of the same title.
Track 1: With page-turn signals. Track 2: Without page-turn signals.
Music composed by Joel Goodman.
Read by Forest Whitaker.
Andrea Pinkney presents a charming chronicle featuring the exploits of Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington, a master pianist in the 20th century. Overcoming America's racial divide and rising to fame in the 1940s, Ellington went on to compose thousands of pieces before his death in 1974.
[Piano prince and his orchestra]
CD 393 Weston Woods