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October 15th – Famous spy Mata Hari executed – “Mood Indigo”

In 1917 #MataHari,the spy was executed.  Not the best day in her life, so here is #DukeEllington with his number one hit (ON THIS DAY!) #MoodIndigo from 1930.  #singing;#feelgood Mood Indigo You ain’t been blue; no, no, no. You ain’t

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May 24th – Duke Ellington – “Satin Doll”

In 1974 the great band leader Duke Ellington died.  Here is one of his greats – Satin Doll.  Although the song was sund by Ella Fitzgerald, here is the Duke with just his band as a tribute to the “original”.

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April 29th – Duke Ellington – “It don’t mean a thing”

Duke Ellington was born on this day in 1899.  Celebrate by singing “It don’t mean a thing (if it ain’t got that swing)” It don’t mean a thing (if it ain’t got that swing) It don’t mean a thing, if

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October 15th – Famous spy Mata Hari executed – “Mood Indigo”

In 1917 #MataHari,the spy was executed.  Not the best day in her life, so here is #DukeEllington with his number one hit (ON THIS DAY!) #MoodIndigo from 1930.  #singing;#feelgood Mood Indigo You ain’t been blue; no, no, no. You ain’t

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May 24th – Duke Ellington dies – “Satin Doll”

In 1974, #DukeEllington, the great band leader,  died.  Here is one of his greats – #SatinDoll.  Although the song was sun by #EllaFitzgerald, here is the Duke with just his band as a tribute to the “original”.  #singing #feelgood Satin

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April 29th – Duke Ellington – “It don’t mean a thing”

In 1899, #DukeEllington was born.  Celebrate his #birthday by singing “It don’t mean a thing (if it ain’t got that swing)” It don’t mean a thing (if it ain’t got that swing) It don’t mean a thing, if it ain’t

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October 15th – Famous spy Mata Hari executed – “Mood Indigo”

In 1917 #MataHari,the spy was executed.  Not the best day in her life, so here is #DukeEllington with his number one hit (ON THIS DAY!) #MoodIndigo from 1930.  #singing;#feelgood Mood Indigo You ain’t been blue; no, no, no. You ain’t

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Posted in Feel good, Singing