Acker Bilk

Paramount Jazz Band

Reference number:

8482
£120.00

Description:

A rare original 1958 autograph book page, clearly signed in various ballpoints by The Paramount Jazz band of the period ; Acker Bilk d2014 (clarinet) / Ernie Price (bass) / Roy James (banjo) / Johnny Mortimer (trombone) / Ken Simms (trumpet) and Ron McKay (drums) (best jazz wishes).

Suitable for mounting and display.

Sold with part of the original 1958 tour flyer.

Certification:

Part of a wonderful 1950s scrapbook containing many jazz notables of the period collected by Diana P in the Bristol area. These autographs were obtained at the Bristol Colston Hall on Sunday 21st September 1958 whilst on tour with the Dutch Swing College Band (the original flyer verifies this date and location). AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA.

Size:

16x13cm Sized Autograph Book Page.

Condition:

Good. View Image. The autograph book page has foxing and age-rusting. The condition of the flyer is poor.

Acker Bilk

Reference number:

8285
£60.00

Description:

1) An original Acker Bilk 1962 UK Tour programme, clearly signed on the inside cover in ballpoint Best Wishes Acker Bilk.

2) A rare original Advertising Flyer for the same tour for De Montfort Hall Leicester on October 14th 1962.

Suitable for mounting and display.

Desirable as signed in the year he scored his US No1 with "Stranger on The Shore"

Certification:

From an extensive collection obtained by canteen employee Miss J Foster at The De Montfort Hall Leicester who worked there during the 1960-70s. AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK.

Size:

24x18cm Sized Programme (8 pages)

23x15cm Sized Flyer

Condition:

Both items very good. We would rate as 9/10.

Acker Bilk

Reference number:

7110
£68.00

Description:

A clearly signed autograph book page in ballpoint by Acker Bilk.

Double mounted for fine display with photograph.

Certification:

From the (circa 1958-1960) autograph book of CJ all collected at the stage door of The Odeon Cinema at Plymouth. There is a copy of a typed letter from her included, further detailing the history of the autographs with a few anecdotes. AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA.

Size:

18x12in >> Acid Free Mount >> Unframed

Acker Bilk

Reference number:

3103
£48.00

Description:

An original (circa 1970s) concert programme, clearly signed on the front in ballpoints by Acker Bilk and four members of his group.

Certification:

Obtained by Peggy a theatre dresser at Southend Pavilion. AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA

Size:

A4 Sized programme

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About Acker Bilk

Acker Bilk

ACKER BILK MBE d2014. English clarinettist and vocalist known for his trademark goatee / bowler hat / striped waistcoat and his breathy, vibrato-rich, lower-register clarinet style. His famous 1962 instrumental tune "Stranger on The Shore" became the first No1 hit single in the United States by an English artist. He died aged 85 in 2014.

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Acker Bilk

Reference number:

7114
Sold

Description:

A clearly signed autograph book page in ballpoint by Acker Bilk.

 

Certification:

From the (circa 1958-1960) autograph book of CJ all collected at the stage door of The Odeon Cinema at Plymouth. There is a copy of a typed letter from her included, further detailing the history of the autographs with a few anecdotes. AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA.

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