Related Program: The Roundtable Tune for Today Related Program: The Roundtable TweetShareGoogle+Email "Mountain Man" by Awful Purdies Tags: tune for todayTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Tune for Today "Last Night I Had The Strangest Dream" - Pete Seeger Tune for Today "My Monkey" - Jonathan Coulton Tune for Today "When I Grow Up" from Matilda The Musical London Cast Recording. The Broadway production of Matilda earned 12 Tony Award nominations earlier this week. Tune for Today By Patrick Donges • Apr 29, 2013 Our Tune for Today is “Sophisticated Lady” by Duke Ellington from his album Live at the Blue Note, recorded at The Blue Note nightclub in Chicago and first released in 1959. Duke Ellington was born April 29, 1899 in Washington DC. Today would have been his 114th birthday.