Kongresshalle, Frankfurt May 1958 concert ticket
Original used concert ticket for Benny Goodman’s performance at the Kongresshalle in Frankfurt [Germany] on Sunday, 11th May, 1958, presented by the German Jazz Federation in cooperation with Hot Club Frankfurt. The concert in Frankfurt was part of Goodman’s first visit to Germany. The orchestra for the tour featured tenor saxophonists Zoot Sims and Al Block; alto saxophonist Nick Caiazza; baritone saxophonist Gene Allen; trumpeters Taft Jordan, Johnny Frosk, Billy Hodges, and E. V. Perry; trombonists Rex Peer, Vernon Brown, and Willie Dennis; pianist Roland Henna; guitarist Billy Bauer; bassist Arvell Shaw; drummer Roy Burns; and vocalists Ethel Ennis and Jimmy Rushing.
The ticket measures 9.4 x 7.0 cm. In excellent unfolded condition. Feel free to email us with any questions you may have concerning this item. A photo of the back of the ticket available on request.