Blue Rhythm Fantasy - Dizzy Gillespie - The Most Important Recordings Of Dizzy Gillespie (Vinyl, LP)

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  • Includes a page booklet with accurate recording details, extensive annotations, original liner-notes and very rare photos. Dizzy Gillespie was much more than a great trumpet player: for many he epitomizes a whole chapter in the history of jazzthe 40s and 50s, when he was pre-eminent as a bop pioneer and as a leader of small groups and big bands.
  • Dizzy Gillespie. Print; Events. Born in Cheraw, South Carolina Began playing the piano Began playing the trumpet and trombone Heard Roy Eldridge playing the trumpet on the radio This was the event that caused Gillespie to dream of becoming a jazz musician. Won a music scholarship to the Laurinburg Institute in North.
  • John Birks "Dizzy" Gillespie (/ ɡ ɪ ˈ l ɛ s p i /; October 21, – January 6, ) was an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, composer, educator and singer. He was a trumpet virtuoso and improviser, building on the virtuoso style of Roy Eldridge but adding layers of harmonic and rhythmic complexity previously unheard in jazz. His combination of musicianship, showmanship, and wit.
  • Compilation Dizzy Gillespie Vinyl and Dizzy Gillespie CD's. Dizzy Gillespie RCA The Complete RCA Victor Recordings: Bluebird/RCA Development of an American Artist, Smithsonian Compact Jazz: Dizzy Gillespie Verve Complementary Works, Vol. 5 Masters of Groovin' High Savoy.
  • Blue Rhythm Fantasy Alto Saxophone – Howard Johnson (6), Russel Procope* Bass – Richard Fullbright* Drums – Bill Beason Guitar – John Smith (6) Piano – Sam Allen Tenor Saxophone – Robert Carroll, Teddy Hill Trombone – Dicky Wells* Trumpet – Dizzy Gillespie, Frank Dillard, Shad Collins: – Lionel Hampton & His.
  • This CD box covers the early years of bebop via the recordings of Dizzy Gillespie. It includes all important sessions leading up to the Bird/Diz recordings (Teddy Hill, Cab Calloway, Lionel Hampton, Coleman Hawkins), and after the split with Bird, covers his /5(8).
  • John Birks 'Dizzy' Gillespie was one of the great jazz musicians of the 20th century, known for his incredible skills as an improvisational trumpet player. Dizzy's emotional melodies, performed at.
  • Jan 06,  · The Most Important Recordings of Dizzy Gillespie, Pt. 2; Licensed to YouTube by UMG (on behalf of Golden Sky Records); SOLAR Music Rights Management, LatinAutor, LatinAutor - SonyATV, and 2 Music.

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