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While it became a staple of the rhythm and blues repertoire, the song has been recorded by a whole roster of artists, ranging from herbie fields and johnny. Watch the video for harlem nocturne from duke ellington s jazz club for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Duke ellington duke ellingtons greatest hits discogs. Ellington used his band as a musical laboratory for his new compositions and shaped his writing specifically to showcase the talents of his bandmembers.
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