Duke Ellingtons “A” train is a real train

Duke Ellingtons “A” train is a real train on the New York  Subway.  It is the “fast” train  from Harlem (Manhattan) to Queens.

http://www.mta.info/nyct/service/pdf/tacur.pdf

Why was the “A Train” written?

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/special_report/1999/04/99/duke_ellington/325798.stm

Duke and Ella

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qhK-zYfFsIY

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