Duke Ellington & His Orchestra: Live At The Opernhaus, Cologne 1969 (2xLP)

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Double LP version. Gatefold sleeve; 180 gram vinyl. Original master concert recording from the November 10th, 1969 previously unreleased, respectively released for the first time in 2016. A release in the WDR The Cologne Broadcasts series produced by Jazz historian Dr. Bernd Hoffmann. Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (April 29, 1899-May 24, 1974) is the American composer, pianist, and leader of a jazz orchestra, which he led from 1923 until his death over a career spanning more than fifty years. WDR (West German Broadcasting Cologne) is the German public broadcasting institution based in the Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia with its main office in Cologne. Engineered by Rolf-Dieter Weyer and re-mastered by Dirk Franken. Liner notes by journalist and radio host Karsten Mützelfeldt in English and German.

C Jamblues

Rockin' In Rhythm

4:30 Blues

Take The A-Train

Up Jump

Satin Doll

April In Paris

El Gato

Black Butterfly

Don't Get Around Much Anymore


Mood Indigo

I'm Beginning To See The Light

Sophisticated Lady

Diminuendo And Crescendo In Blue

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