Duke Ellington’s 70th Birthday Concert is a live album that was recorded at the Free Trade Hall in Manchester, England on November 25 & 26, 1969.
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Songs On Duke Ellington’s 70th Birthday Concert
- Rockin’ In Rhythm – 5:54
- B.P. – 4:42
- Take The “A” Train – 5:47
- Tootie For Cootie – 6:27
- 4:30 Blues – 4:21
- El Gato – 4:22
- Black Butterfly – 4:46
- Things Ain’t What They Used To Be – 3:01
- Laying On Mellow – 5:05
- Satin Doll – 5:37
- Azure – 4:57
- In Triplicate – 6:55
- Perdido – 3:22
- Fifi – 3:41
- Medley: Prelude To A Kiss/I’m Just A Lucky So And So/Do Nothin’ Til You Hear From Me/ Just Squeeze Me/Don’t Get Around Much Anymore/Mood Indigo/Sophisticated
- Lady/Caravan – 15:11
- Black Swan – 9:22
- Final Ellington Speech – 2:05
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