Champ (Part 1&2) - Dizzy Gillespie - Workin: His Great Tunes (CD, Album)

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  1. Champ (Savoy) CD (Item ) Savoy, – Out Of Stock CD. A nice little collection of some of Dizzy Gillespie's best bop material for Savoy – tunes that were originally recorded as 78rpm singles – then issued together on this classic album of all-star players! it's not the whole Charlie Parker Story – but the album does.
  2. Troy has recruited three phenomenally skilled and sympathetic pros to help him deliver on his sonic vision: Brooks Milgate on piano and organ, Roomful of Blues alumnus Marty Ballou on bass, and drummer Marty Richards, who has worked with the likes of the J Geils Band, Joe Perry, and Dizzy Gillespie.
  3. The Champ (Part 1&2) On The Sunny Side Of The Street: Honeysuckle Rose: Nice Work If You Can Get It: Just One Of Those Things: The Bluest Blues: Carambola: Manteca Theme: Million Dollar Baby4/5(1).
  4. Yusef Abdul Lateef (born William Emanuel Huddleston; October 9, – December 23, ) was an American jazz multi-instrumentalist, composer, and prominent figure among the Ahmadiyya Community in America.. Although Lateef's main instruments were the tenor saxophone and flute, he also played oboe and bassoon, both rare in jazz, and also used a number of non-western instruments such as the.
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  6. Featured on this CD are such Jazz legends as Dizzy Gillespie, founder of Bebop, and Johnny Frigo, one of the fathers of Jazz violin. She sang at such festivals as the Pori Jazz Festival in Finland, The North Sea Jazz Festival in the Netherlands, and even sang with Dizzy Gillespie at his prestigious 70th birthday concert in Montreux, Switzerland.
  7. Shop Four Classic Albums (Dizzy Gillespie At Newport / Dizzy And Strings / Dizzy Gillespie World Statesman / Gene Norman Presents Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra). Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(11).
  8. Nov 14,  · On the title track, a six-minute jam released as a two-part single, Gillespie plays furiously and tenor Budd Johnson contributes a great squawking solo. "Birk's Works," one of Dizzy's finest compositions, gets its first commercial recording, while Stuff Smith's violin solo gives "Caravan" exactly the exotic touch it needs to lift it above.
  9. Although the arrangements on this album are quickly drawn sketches that reflect the big band era while sounding dated (especially the last two tracks with vocals), what's inescapably impressive is the all-out, unrestrained, no-holds-barred solos of Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet extraordinaire, the 3rd member in the trinity that began with Louis, who 4/5(3).

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