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Ron Gill Sings Billy Strayhorn

Special | 29m 39s

Ron Gill Sings Billy Strayhorn - In 2015, the national jazz community commemorates the 100th anniversary of the birth of William Thomas “Billy” Strayhorn, Duke Ellington’s arranger, composer and collaborator. To celebrate this grand occasion, here’s our friend Ron Gill performing Billy Strayhorn songs from a classic episode of Basic Black. Recorded June 1998.

Aired: 05/27/16

Rating: NR

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