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Duke Ellington Orchestra ‘Sacred Concert’ – Westminster Abbey 24th October 1973 002

Duke Ellington Orchestra ‘Sacred Concert’ – Westminster  Abbey 24th   October 1973 002

Additional insert to a programme for a Duke Ellington concert at Westminster Abbey, in aid of the the United Nations, 1973. The page explains who is involved with the concert, which is in celebration of the United Nations on 'United Nations Day', with music written for the occasion by Duke Ellington.

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Catalogue Reference Number NJA/PRO/17
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Date Made 1973
Item Format Programme
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Event Title 24/10/1973

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• DUKE ELLINGTON A T
WESTMINSTER ABBEY * * *
on United Nations Day Wednesday, 2Ath October 1973, at 8.00 p.m.
in aid of the United Nations Association
* * *
Welcome by Sir Colin Crowe, G.C.M.G. Chairman of the United Nations Association
* * *
Duke Ellington and his Orchestra with Alice Babs, Toney Watkins and the John Alldis Choir, Director John Alldis Conducted by Roscoe Gill, Jr.
'Sacred Concert’ specially written for this historic event by DUKE ELLINGTON
*****
The Very Revd. Dr. Eric S. Abbott, Dean of Westminster, will conclude the concert by reading the Preamble to the U.N. Charter and a prayer for the United Nations.
.00O00.