Dizzy Gillespie’s ‘The Ebullient Mr. Gillespie’

Dizzy Gillespie’s ‘The Ebullient Mr. Gillespie’ is an album recorded on February 17, 18 & 20, 1959 and released the same year by Verve.

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Track Listing : 1.Swing Low, Sweet Cadillac (Dizzy Gillespie) – 07:06 . 2.Always (Irving Berlin) – 05:34 . 3.Willow Weep For Me (Ann Ronell) – 07:20 . 4.Ungawa (Gillespie, Oswaldo Nuñez) – 03:19 . 5.Lorraine (Dizzy Gillespie) – 04:14 . 6.Girl Of My Dreams (Sunny Clapp) – 07:41 . 7.Constantinople (Dizzy Gillespie) – 07:00 . 8.Umbrella Man (Vincent Rose, Larry Stock, James Cavanaugh) – 02:40

Musicians : Dizzy Gillespie – Trumpet, Vocals . Junior Mance – Piano . Les Spann – Guitar, Flute . Sam Jones – Bass . Lex Humphries – Drums . Carlos “Patato” Valdes – Congas

Production : Produced By Norman Granz

Recorded On February 17, 18 & 20, 1959.

Released In 1959 By Verve.

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Gillespie jokes around on “Swing Low, Sweet Cadillac,” sings “Umbrella Man” and otherwise emphasizes more mellow material. A pleasing — if not all that essential — date of melodic music from the masterful trumpeter. […]

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