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Film, Video Billy Strayhorn: Known and Unknown, Real and Imagined

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Title

  • Billy Strayhorn: Known and Unknown, Real and Imagined

Summary

  • David Hajdu, author of "Lush Life: A Biography of Billy Strayhorn", gave the keynote lecture for a symposium in celebration of Billy Strayhorn. Part of the Library's three-day "Salute to Strayhorn," Hajdu's talk brought to light aspects of Strayhorn's life that are often overshadowed by his professional relationship with Duke Ellington.

Event Date

  • August 03, 2023

Running Time

  • 43 minutes 27 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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Billy Strayhorn: Known and Unknown, Real and Imagined. 2023. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/webcast-10899/.

APA citation style:

(2023) Billy Strayhorn: Known and Unknown, Real and Imagined. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/webcast-10899/.

MLA citation style:

Billy Strayhorn: Known and Unknown, Real and Imagined. 2023. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/webcast-10899/>.