Written by
Bob Stumpel

November 3

It Don’t Mean A Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing) (With Cast)

'73 TV DukeAlbum3 1973 DukeWith Billy EckstineWith Count BasieWith Joe WilliamsWith Peggy LeeWith Quincy JonesWith Ray CharlesWith Roberta FlackWith Sammy Davis Jr.With Sarah Vaughan

Album3 (VHS, France): Duke Ellington – We Love You Madly, VRV 1124, S.a.

Opening of the 1973 CBS TV special Duke Ellington… We Love You Madly, recorded at the Shubert Theatre in Los Angeles, on 10 and 11 January 1973. With Roberta Flack, Sarah Vaughan, Peggy Lee, Count Basie, Ray Charles, Sammy Davis Jr., Billy Eckstine, Quincy Jones, Joe Williams, Marva Cally.

Update 13.02.2021: the video of this performance is no longer available on YouTube, please let me know in the comments below if you have any footage, thanks — Cyd


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