Dizzy Gillespie

Dizzy Gillespie (gesprochen: gɪˈlɛspi; * 21. Oktober 1917 in Cheraw, South Carolina; † 6. Januar 1993 in Englewood, New Jersey; eigentlich John Birks Gillespie) war ein US-amerikanischer Jazzmusiker (Trompeter), Komponist, Sänger, Arrangeur und Bandleader. Gillespie zählt neben Thelonious Monk und Charlie Parker zu den Wegbereitern des Bebop. Details siehe: http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dizzy_Gillespie

St.Louis Blues

...Quintet 1959

St. Louis Blues (Muppet Show)

Dizzy Gillespie on "The Muppet Show" Performing, "St. Louis Blues" with The Electric Mayhem, in a very groovy way. This excerpt is from "The Muppet Show" 1980.

Alligator (The Real Thing)




Blues After Dark

Dizzy Gillespie (t), Sonny Stitt (ts), Lou Levy (p), Ray Brown (b), Gus Johnson (d). Belgium, 1958.

Blues for Max

Hey Pete! Let's eat more meat

Blues for Max

The gifted ones - Back to the land

Count Basie & Dizzy Gillepsie

Dizzy Gillespie with Seals and Croft pt.2

Dizzy plays for the audience attending the 1972 Baha'i Carribean Conference

Here Tis

Jam Montreux | July 14, 1977.

Dizzy Gillespie - Trumpet, Jimmie Smith - Drums, Ray Brown - Bass, Jon Faddis - Trumpet, Milt Jackson - Vibraphone, Monty Alexander - Piano.