Nina Simone: Nina Simone at Carnegie Hall (1963)

Nina Simone at Carnegie Hall

Track list:

01. Black Swan (from “The Medium”)
02. Theme from Samson and Delilah
03. If You Knew
04. Theme from “Sayonara
05. The Twelfth of Never
06. Will I Find My Love Today
07. The Other Woman/Cotton-Eyed Joe


Nina Simone – piano, vocals
Alvin Schackman, Phil Orlando – guitar
Lisle Ackinson – bass
Montego Joe – drums
Arranged by: Nina Simone

Recorded: Live at Carnegie Hall, New York; April 12, 1963
Released: 1963
label: Colpix
CP/SCP 455

Producer: Jack Lewis
Engineer: Dick Alderson


This was Nina Simone’s third Carnegie Hall appearance.

Her debut appearance was on May 21, 1961, when she shared the stage with her great friend and fellow civil rights activist Miriam Makeba.

Nina Simone flyer (1963)