Duke Ellington in Fukuoka - the 1960's
from Duke Ellington: Music is my Mistress, pages 353-354:
When we arrive in Fukuoka one afternoon, I go to my room pondering whether to lie down at once or smoke another cigarette. The carillon in the public square begins to play and what I hear is to me a little strange. The melody it is playing is "'Way Down Upon the Swanee River." I had a premonition that something must be wrong. " 'Way Down Upon the Swanee River" in Fukuoka?
Duke Ellington, Duke Ellington: Music is my Mistress (New Jersey, 1973), p. 353-354. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1429889841051 accessed: 22 September, 2021
|Listening Environment||in private, indoors, solitary|