“52nd Street Theme” is a 1944 jazz standard. It was written by Thelonious Monk. Personnel: Dizzy Gillespie – trumpet Milt Jackson – vibraphone Charlie Rouse – tenor saxophone Walter Davis Jr – piano Larry Gales [More]
“Be-Bop” (Dizzy Gillespie) . Album: “Sonny Clark Trio” ( Released Early May 1958, Recorded October 13, 1957). Personnel: Sonny Clark – piano Paul Chambers – bass Philly Joe Jones – drums
  Jimmy Rushing w Dizzie Gillespie Quintet – “Blues After Dark” (Benny Golson), France 1959 (Live Video) Personnel: Jimmy Rushing – vocals Dizzy Gillespie – trumpet Leo Wright – alto saxophone, flute Junior Mance – [More]
“Blues After Dark” (Benny Golson) Album: “The Greatest Trumpet of Them All”. The Greatest Trumpet of Them All is an album by trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie featuring Benny Golson recorded in 1957 and released on the Verve [More]
Celebrating Bіrd іѕ a rеvеаlіng lооk аt аn еnіgmаtіс yet endlessly арреаlіng man, who ѕоаrеd to the hеіghtѕ of creative frееdоm but couldn’t beat a lifelong аddісtіоn to heroin. It іnсludеѕ a TV арреаrаnсе wіth [More]
Groovin’ High was written by the great trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie in 1945. The chord changes are based off of Paul Whiteman’s composition Whispering. (https://www.learnjazzstandards.com/jazz-standards/groovin-high/). Personnel: Dizzy Gillespie – trumpet Charlie Parker – alto saxophone John [More]
“On the Sunny Side of the Street” is a 1930 song, with credited music composed by Jimmy McHugh and lyrics by Dorothy Fields. Some authors say that Fats Waller was actually the composer, but he [More]
“The Eternal Triangle” (Sonny Stitt) Album: “Sonny Side Up”, 1959 Sonny Side Up is an album by trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie, and the tenor saxophonists Sonny Stitt and Sonny Rollins, recorded in December 1957 in New [More]
“Con Alma” is a jazz standard written by Dizzy Gillespie, appearing on his 1954 album Afro. The tune incorporates aspects of bebop jazz and Latin rhythm, and is known for its frequent changes in key [More]
Great tune on the album Dee Gee Days – The Savoy Sessions. Recorded July 18. 1952. Personnel: Joe Carroll – vocal Dizzy Gillespie – trumpet Bill Graham – baritone saxophone Wynton Kelly – piano Bernie [More]