March/April 1967 UK concert tour program
Original vintage concert program produced for American jazz drummer and bandleader Buddy Rich’s March/April 1967 nationwide British tour, with a band that consisted of Ernie Watts Jr, Jay Lischin, Quin Davis, Meyer Hirsch, Bob Keller (saxes); Chuck Findley, Yoshito Murakami, Bob Shew, John Sottile (trumpets); Jimmy Trimble, Mike Wimberley, Ron Myers (trombones); Ray Starling (piano); Rick Resnicoff (guitar); and Jimmy Gannon (bass). Presented by Harold Davison, this was Rich’s first British tour in his own name, commencing at the Fairfield Hall in Croydon on 31st March and ending at Coventry Theatre in Coventry on 16th April, 1967. Original ticket for the evening performance at the Town Hall in Birmingham on 4th April, 1967, laid in.
In original yellow and black pictorial uncoated wrappers, staple bound, 21.0 x 25.9 cm, 20 pp. Program notes by Derek Jewell. In excellent unmarked condition, tightly bound and clean. Additional images of the program available on request.