Come Sunday

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"Come Sunday"
Written 1943
Songwriter(s) Duke Ellington

"Come Sunday" is a piece by Duke Ellington which became jazz standard. It was written in 1942 as a part of the first movement of a suite entitled Black, Brown and Beige. Ellington was engaged for a performance at Carnegie Hall on January 23, 1943 for which he wrote the entire composition (that whole concert was released in 1977 as The Carnegie Hall Concerts: January 1943). In 1958 he revised the piece and record it in its entirety for the album of the same name.[1]

Albums featuring "Come Sunday"[edit]

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  1. ^ "Come Sunday". Retrieved 13 December 2012.