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The Ever-Lasting Ellington Effect
15 Dec 2013 // 9:05 PM
Teachout explains Duke Ellington's self-taught method of composing; as much a study in human temperament as it was a discerning assembly of instrumentation.
Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong by Terry Teachout
17 Dec 2009 // 4:00 PM
Teachout delivers an entertaining yet factually rigid biography of Louis Armstrong, putting the past controversies in perspective, and codifying his life into a fairly straight-forward whole.