February 1965 UK concert tour program & ticket stub
Original vintage concert program for Duke Ellington’s February 1965 nationwide British tour, presented by Norman Granz and Harold Davison. The orchestra for the tour included Johnny Hodges, Jimmy Hamilton, Paul Gonsalves, Harry Carney, Russell Procope (saxes); Chuck Connors, Buster Cooper, Lawrence Brown (trombones); Cat Anderson, Cootie Williams, Mercer Ellington, Herbie Jones (trumpets); John Lamb (bass), and Sam Woodyard (drums). Original ticket stub for the concert at the Winter Gardens in Bournemouth on Saturday, 20th February, laid in.
In original brown and black pictorial wrappers, staple bound, 20.9 x 25.8 cm, 20 pp. Program notes by Benny Green. Light wear to spine and extremities, else in near excellent condition, tightly bound and clean. Additional photos available on request.