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Chappelle honored Ellington students after his Kennedy Center honors

Chappelle honored Ellington students after his Kennedy Center honors On the first Tuesday of 2020, PBS aired the star-studded festivities as Dave Chappelle received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor at the Kennedy Center. The event actually took place…

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The Real DC: Musical Roots – Ellington Alumnus Christylez Bacon

Washington, DC’s musical roots inspire its present-day performers, as contemporary hip-hop artist Christylez Bacon explains about his own personal musical journey. Discover the Real DC: https://washington.org/real-dc

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Morgan Freeman Introduces Duke Ellington’s Radical Elite Show Band | 2019 Mark Twain Prize

An outstanding lineup of entertainers gathered in the Kennedy Center Concert Hall to salute Dave Chappelle, recipient of the 22nd annual Mark Twain Prize for American Humor on October 27, 2019. The Prize, which is named to honor one of…

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