Early Footage Of Elton John Working Out The Harmony For “Tiny Dancer” In 1970

Tiny Dancer’s song’s lyrics were written by Bernie Taupin to capture the spirit of California in 1970 encapsulated by the many beautiful women he met there. The song was dedicated to Maxine Feibelman—Taupin’s first wife. Here’s some behind-the-scenes footage of Elton John working out the harmony for Bernie’s words.