Duke Ellington Orchestra ‘Sacred Concert’ – Westminster Abbey 24th October 1973 005
Inside front cover and page 1 of a programme for a Duke Ellington concert at Westminster Abbey, in aid of the the United Nations, 1973. Page 1 features an order of events for the concert.
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ï»¿Duke Ellington at Westminster Abbey
on United Nations Day Wednesday 24 October 1973 at 8 pm
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 Jnr.
âSacred Concertâ 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.
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