Town Hall, Birmingham October 1963 concert flyer
Original first printing concert flyer advertising British saxophonist and clarinetist Johnny Dankworth and His Orchestra at the Town Hall in Birmingham [England] on Monday, 14th October, 1963, presented by the Musicians’ Union and the Labour Party, and with Terry Lightfoot’s Jazzmen, and Dorita y Pepe also on the bill. This was around the time of the release of the albums Jazz from Abroad and What the Dickens! Dorita y Pepe were the stage names of British musicians Dorothy and Peter Sensier. They made many appearances as a duo on British television in the late 1950s and 1960s, performing Spanish and Latin American folk music, and released several albums. Peter Sensier was also known as a guitar maker, writer and radio broadcaster.
The flyer measures 12.8 x 18.8 cm and is beautifully printed in on thin, uncoated paper stock. In excellent unfolded and unmarked condition. Feel free to email us with any questions you may have concerning this item. Additional images of the flyer available on request.