Accsession No.:

2011.4046
2011-4046.JPG

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Description

Poster fragment signed "with pleasure M. Geraldo" by the bandleader Geraldo. Poster has a photograph of Geraldo at the piano.

Inscription

[printed] SUNDAY, 6th SEPTEMBER, 1942
THE BEDFORD HOLIDAYS AT HOME COMMITTEE PRESENTS
GERALDO
[handwritten] with pleasure
M. Geraldo

Notes

- Alan Cole. Gerald Walcan Bright, better known as Geraldo (10 August 1904 – 4 May 1974) was an English bandleader. He adopted the name "Geraldo" in 1930 to become one of the most popular British dance band leaders of the 1930s with his "sweet music" and his "Gaucho Tango Orchestra". During the 1940s, he modernized his style to continue enjoying great success.

Language

English

Associated Parties

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Place of Creation

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Creator

Date Created

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Collection

Music

Series

Music

Pianists

Autographs

Object Type

Paper fragment

Category

Paper fragment

Materials

paper

Dimensions

w: 128, h: 82, d: -