Stockholm: Gyllene Cirkeln, ca. early 1960s. Screenprint. 14 x 19 3/4 in. Very good with wear at corners and horizontal fold line at top. Item #5399
Original screen printed poster promoting an evening at Stockholm’s Gyllene Cirkeln [Golden Circle] jazz club with American saxophonist Lucky Thompson, backed by bassist Jimmy Woode, Danish pianist Knud Jörgensen, and Swedish drummer Stubben.
The Gyllene Cirkeln [Golden Circle] jazz club was the hub of Stockholm’s jazz scene during its heyday from 1962 to 1967. The club was at the center of Sweden’s underground music scene, frequently hosting American and international musicians. Ornette Coleman, Cecil Taylor, Jack McDuff, and Pink Floyd all released live recordings from the club.
A document of Gyllene Cirkeln’s role as a mecca of both Scandinavian and international jazz during the 1960s. .