Jazz At The Philharmonic Original 1956 Concert Program, 17th National Tour, Signed By Norman Granz, Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge, The Oscar Peterson Trio, Gene Krupa, & Four Other Jazz Musicians [SO
Jazz At The Philharmonic Original 1956 Concert Program, 17th National Tour, Signed By Norman Granz, Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge, The Oscar Peterson Trio, Gene Krupa, & Four Other Jazz Musicians  [SO
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Jazz At The Philharmonic, Original Concert Tour Program, 17th National Tour, 1956. SIGNED at their respective full page, b&w photographs by jazz impresario and originator of the JATP concerts, Norman Granz, and additionally SIGNED by eleven of the tour's jazz luminaries: drummers Jo Jones and Gene Krupa, perennial JATP tour favourite, tenor saxophonist, Illinois Jacquet, members of the Modern Jazz Quartet, pianist, John Lewis, bassist, Percy Heath and drummer, Connie Kay; also SIGNED by two of the great trumpeters in jazz, Dizzy Gillespie and Roy Eldridge and by pianist, Oscar Peterson, bassist, Ray Brown and guitarist, Herb Ellis, who together formed one of the finest piano trios in jazz history. This was to be the penultimate U.S. Concert tour series for JATP, although Norman Granz would continue the tradition intermittently, mainly in Europe and Japan until 1983. An extraordinary assemblage of musicians, notable for the presence of the MJQ, making their presumed first JATP tour. A handsome large format concert program, (14" by 11") staple bound wraps, original cover art by David Stone Martin, unpaginated (32pp plus wraps), lavishly illustrated with b&w photos. Previous owner has noted date of concert as Sept. 28 1956 at top of first page. The wraps are slightly loose and lightly rubbed with creasing at the hinge and closed tears to spine ends; mild wear to top of page edges, slight age toning, else very good+, pages are tightly bound, clean and unmarked. The autographs are in ink with the exception of the pencil signature of drummer, Connie Kay, and are near fine to fine, without loss or fading. A highly collectible, vintage concert program with an uncommon group of original autographs, representative of some of the finest jazz musicians of the era. J1777 [SOLD]

Jazz At The Philharmonic Original 1956 Concert Program, 17th National Tour, Signed By Norman Granz, Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge, The Oscar Peterson Trio, Gene Krupa, & Four Other Jazz Musicians  [SO
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Jazz At The Philharmonic Original 1956 Concert Program, 17th National Tour, Signed By Norman Granz, Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge, The Oscar Peterson Trio, Gene Krupa, & Four Other Jazz Musicians  [SO
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Jazz At The Philharmonic Original 1956 Concert Program, 17th National Tour, Signed By Norman Granz, Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge, The Oscar Peterson Trio, Gene Krupa, & Four Other Jazz Musicians  [SO
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Jazz At The Philharmonic Original 1956 Concert Program, 17th National Tour, Signed By Norman Granz, Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge, The Oscar Peterson Trio, Gene Krupa, & Four Other Jazz Musicians  [SO
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Jazz At The Philharmonic Original 1956 Concert Program, 17th National Tour, Signed By Norman Granz, Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge, The Oscar Peterson Trio, Gene Krupa, & Four Other Jazz Musicians  [SO
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Jazz At The Philharmonic Original 1956 Concert Program, 17th National Tour, Signed By Norman Granz, Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge, The Oscar Peterson Trio, Gene Krupa, & Four Other Jazz Musicians  [SO
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Jazz At The Philharmonic Original 1956 Concert Program, 17th National Tour, Signed By Norman Granz, Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge, The Oscar Peterson Trio, Gene Krupa, & Four Other Jazz Musicians  [SO
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Jazz At The Philharmonic Original 1956 Concert Program, 17th National Tour, Signed By Norman Granz, Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge, The Oscar Peterson Trio, Gene Krupa, & Four Other Jazz Musicians  [SO
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Jazz At The Philharmonic Original 1956 Concert Program, 17th National Tour, Signed By Norman Granz, Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge, The Oscar Peterson Trio, Gene Krupa, & Four Other Jazz Musicians  [SO
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Jazz At The Philharmonic Original 1956 Concert Program, 17th National Tour, Signed By Norman Granz, Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge, The Oscar Peterson Trio, Gene Krupa, & Four Other Jazz Musicians  [SO
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Jazz At The Philharmonic Original 1956 Concert Program, 17th National Tour, Signed By Norman Granz, Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge, The Oscar Peterson Trio, Gene Krupa, & Four Other Jazz Musicians  [SO
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