Philharmonie, Munich July 1988 concert poster
Original first printing concert poster advertising the Miles Davis Octet at the Philharmonie in Munich [Germany] on 10th July, 1988. At the time, Miles’ band comprised of Kenny Garrett (as); Robert Irving III (keyboards); Adam Holzman (keyboards); Joe “Foley” McCreary (lead bass); Benny Reitveld (bass); Ricky Wellman (drums); Marilyn Mazur (percussion). Mazur had originally joined Miles’s band in 1985 and left the following year. She re-joined in spring 1988. This was also Irving’s last European tour with Miles, after playing with Miles for more than five years, he would leave in October 1988. The concert was recorded by German TV and is available on DVD.
The poster measures 59.3 x 83.9 cm and is beautifully printed in green, red and black inks on thin, coated paper stock. There are a few horizontal creases, else in near excellent condition. Feel free to email us with any questions you may have concerning this item. Additional images of the poster available on request.