Music USA #7428-B, funeral of Duke Ellington, Part II
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- 1. Theme ("Take the 'A' Train") and introduction
- 2. Conover's introduction; Fr. John Sanders (former trombonist in Ellington's band) reads Romans 8:14-39
- 3. Brock Peters reads verses by two West Indian poets, sings "They Say"
- 4. Narration, Fr. Richard Kirk, recitation of the Apostles' Creed; prayer
- 5. Narration; eulogy from Stanley Dance
- 6. Earl Hines, medley of Ellington songs: "Mood Indigo," "Solitude," "I Got It Bad," "Satin Doll"
- 7. Billy Taylor, Lyle Atkinson, Jo Jones, Ella Fitzgerald, "Solitude"
- 8. Billy Taylor, Lyle Atkinson, Jo Jones, Ella Fitzgerald, "Just a Closer Walk with Thee"
- 9. Pastor John Gensel
- 10. Conover, program conclusion; Mary Lou Williams and Carline Ray, "Holy Ghost"
Music USA #7428-B, funeral of Duke Ellington, Part II, audio recording, May 2, 1975; Washington, D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc827343/: accessed May 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Music Library.