Dizzy Gillespie | Dizzy In South America Vol3 (Double CD)

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Dizzy In South America Vol3 (Double CD)

by Dizzy Gillespie

Double CD set of great big band jazz in the bebop tradition recorded live with the master of the idiom. 1956 State Dept. tour of South America.
Genre: Jazz: Bebop
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1. Yesterdays
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4:11 album only
2. Night In Tunisia
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8:51 album only
3. Cepao's Samba
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11:49 album only
4. Gloria Samba
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2:44 album only
5. Adios Muchachos
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3:40 album only
6. Preludio no. 3
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4:00 album only
7. Capricio de Amor
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3:43 album only
8. Vida Mia
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3:53 album only
9. Dizzy Introduction
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0:10 album only
10. Dizzy Interview
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9:47 album only
11. Jones Introduction
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0:05 album only
12. Quincy Jones Interview
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7:14 album only
13. Woods Introduction
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14. Phil Woods Interview
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15:13 album only


Album Notes
The third of 3 Volumes of Previously Never Released Dizzy Gillespie. Already In the line up of nominations for The Grammy's "The best historical recording" for 2001. In 1956, Dizzy was asked by the State Department to assemble a big band to tour South America.

These recordings were done live throughout the tour with great success. These recordings represent a pinnacle in Dizzy Gillespies' remarkable career as Band Leader and Trumpet Icon.

The added feature of this cd set is the extended interviews by members of the band as well as well as other notable constituents of Dizzy.

Dizzy Gillespie:
Leader and Trumpet

Quincy Jones, Bama Warwick, and E.V. Perry :Trumpet

Phil Woods and Jimmy Powell: Alto Sax

Benny Golson,Billy Mitchell: Tenor Sax

Marty Flax: Baritone Sax

Melba Liston, Franlk Rehak, and Rod Levitt : Trombone

Walter Davis Jr.:Piano

Nelson Boyd: Bass

Charlie Persip: Drums


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