Synopsis by Mark Deming
Rare footage of the legendary Duke Ellington and his orchestra is compiled on this home-video release. Duke Ellington: Big Band Feeling was assembled from recordings of two performances in 1952, and features Ellington and his band interpreting some of their best-known songs. Selections include "Caravan," "Sophisticated Lady," "Mood Indigo," "Solitude," "Cottontail," and seven more.
concert, musician, orchestra