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Dizzy Gillespie

Wes Montgomery records ‘Bumpin” for Verve (1965)

Wes Montgomery’s ‘Bumpin” is his thirteenth album recorded on March 16, May 18, 19 & 20, 1965 and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Bumpin’ (Wes Montgomery) – 06:40 . 2.Tear It Down (Wes Montgomery) – 03:10 . 3.A Quiet Thing (Fred Ebb, John Kander) – 03:27 . 4.Con Alma (Dizzy Gillespie) […]

Arturo Sandoval releases ‘Trumpet Evolution’ (2003)

Arturo Sandoval’s ‘Trumpet Evolution’ is an album (‘a journey through the great trumpeters from jazz’s and orchestral music’s past’) released on May 6, 2003 by Crescent Moon/Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Dipper Mouth Blues (King Oliver) – 02:15 . 2.When It’S Sleepy Time Down South (Clarence Muse, Otis Rene, Leon René) – 03:02 . 3.At The […]

This week In Jazz Legends 01

Miles Davis & Gill Evans Orchestra, Dexter Gordon, Wes Montgomery, Martial Solal, Johnny Griffin, Charles Mingus, Gerry Mulligan, Hank Jones, Joe Lovano, Dizzy Gillespie, Arturo Sandoval, Elvin Jones, Sonny Rollins , Joshua Redman , Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter, Billy Cobham, Dave Brubeck, e.s.t.. They are the Jazz Legends selected among the 209 Posts we publish […]

Miles Davis records ‘Walkin’ with the Miles Davis All Stars (1954)

Miles Davis’ ‘Walkin’ is an album recorded on April, 3 and April 29, 1954 with the ‘Miles Davis All Stars’ and released the same year by Prestige. Track Listing : 1.Walkin’ (Richard Carpenter) – 13:24 . 2.Blue ‘N’ Boogie (Dizzy Gillespie, Frank Paparelli) – 08:15 . 3.Solar (Miles Davis) – 04:41 . 4.You Don’T Know […]

Jimmy Smith records ‘Cool Blues’ in a New-York Club with Lou…

Jimmy Smith’s ‘Cool Blues’ is a live album recorded on April 7, 1958 at Small’s Paradise in New York City and released in 1978 By Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Dark Eyes (Traditional) – 11:43 . 2.Groovin’ At Small’S (Babs Gonzales) – 12:01 . 3.A Night In Tunisia (Dizzy Gillespie) – 17:04 . 4.Cool Blues […]

Dizzy Gillespie records ‘Birks’ Works’ in New-York with Lee…

Dizzy Gillespie’s ‘Birks’ Works’ is an album recorded on April 7 & 8, 1957 at a New York City Studio.and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Jordu (Duke Jordan) – 04:13 . 2.Birks’ Works (Dizzy Gillespie) – 04:56 . 3.Umbrella Man (Vincent Rose, Larry Stock, James Cavanaugh) – 03:02 . 4.Autumn Leaves […]

Stan Getz records ‘Sweet Rain’ with Chick Corea et al (1967)

Stan Getz’ ‘Sweet Rain’ is an album recorded on March 21 & 30, 1967 with Chick Corea, Ron Carter and Grady Tate and released in July 1967. Track Listing : 1.Litha (Chick Corea) – 08:30 . 2.O Grande Amor (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius Demoraes) – 04:44 . 3.Sweet Rain (Mike Gibbs) – 07:12 . 4.Con […]

Dizzy Gillespie All Star Big Band is at Jazzwoche Burghausen (2007)

March 15, 2007 – The Dizzy Gillespie All Star Big Band – that is Slide Hampton (Direct, b tb), Roberta Gambarini (voc), Bobby Lavell (ts), Antonio Hart (as), Mark Gross (as), Anders Boiarsky (ts), Frank Basile (bs), Claudio Roditi (tp), Roy Hargrove (tp, flug, voc), Frank Greenr (tp), Greg Gisbert (tp), James Burton (tb), Jason […]

German television celebrates Dizzy Gillespie’s 70th Birthday with some…

February 27, 1987 – German television has gathered Sam Rivers (ts), Ed Cherry (g), John Lee (b), Ignacio Berroa (d), Hank Jones (p), Slide Hampton (tb), Johnny Griffin (ts), Jon Faddis (tp), Arturo Sandoval (tp), Eddie Gomez (b) and Ed Thigpen (d) for Dizzy Gillespie‘s 70th Birthday Jubilee Session at Theaterhaus in Stuttgart, Germany

Huey, Sting & the ‘All Star Session’ attend the 28th Grammy…

February 25, 1986 – Huey Lewis & The News, a-ha, Sting, Phil Collins plus an All-Star Jam Session gathering B.B. King, Tony Williams, Stanley Clarke, Ron Carter, Michel Petrucciani, Herbie Hancock, Kenny Burrell, Stanley Jordan, Bobby Hutcherson), Gary Burton, Jon Faddis, Dizzy Gillespie , Gerry Mulligan, David Sanborn and Buddy Rich plus Sarah Vaughan, Diana […]