The Concert for Bangladesh – 1972 A live concert film and triple album by George Harrison and celebrity friends, released on Apple Records in December 1971 in America and January 1972 in Britain. The album followed the two concerts of the same name, held on 1 August 1971 at New York's Madison Square Garden, George Harrison, Bob Dylan, Ravi Shankar, Eric Clapton, Ringo Starr, Billy Preston, Leon Russell, Klaus Voorman, Jim Keltner, Pete Ham,Tom Evans, Jim Horn, Jesse Ed Davis and Ali Akbar Khan. The shows were a pioneering charity event, in aid of the homeless Bengali refugees of the Bangladesh Liberation War. Held at Madison Square Garden in New York City on the 1st August 1971.
Director: Saul Swimmer