Don Ellis arr. of Princess Leia's Theme

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Listen to Don Ellis' arrangement of Princess Lelia's Theme from Star Wars. From Wikipedia: 

Donald Johnson "Don" Ellis (July 25, 1934 – December 17, 1978) was an American jazz trumpeter, drummer, composer and bandleader. He is best known for his extensive musical experimentation, particularly in the area of unusual time signatures. Later in his life he worked as a film composer, among other works contributing a score to 1971's The French Connection and 1973's The Seven-Ups.

Carrie Fisher, who starred as Princess Leia in the Star Wars franchise passed away today (Tuesday, December, 27, 2016) after suffering from a heart attack. 

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