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Billy Strayhorn is a jazz composer, pianist, lyricist and arranger.
Keith Chaffee, November 30, 2019

Billy Strayhorn was born on November 29, 1915. Strayhorn was a jazz composer and arranger who spent most of his career as Duke Ellington’s creative partner.


 Russian composer, Alexander Glazunov
Keith Chaffee, August 09, 2019

Alexander Glazunov was born on August 10, 1865. Glazunov was a Russian composer during the end of the Russian Empire and the birth of the Soviet Union, a political transition that he survived better than many of his colleagues.


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